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5:11 am on Friday October 21, 2011

Head of S.C. Legislative Audit Council dies while running in Beaufort (update: autopsy flak)

Flickr user ibison4 Update October 21: A battle over South Carolina's Freedom of Information Act is brewing between The Post and Courier and the Beaufort County Coroner's Office. Following Thomas Bardin Jr. unexpected death while out for a run,...
6:07 am on Friday October 31, 2008

The Post and Courier picks Henry Middleton for coroner

The Post and Courier is recommending that folks vote for Henry Middleton in the race for Charleston County Coroner, saying in part: Mr. Middleton's election would help restore greater expertise to the process: "I'd like to see the forensic...
8:10 am on Friday July 4, 2008

Human remains found in sunken car

Police found human remains in the trunk of a car Thursday in an undisclosed body of water in Mount Pleasant, and authorities think the whole thing could be related to an old missing persons case, but they aren't saying much else. Divers found the...
7:24 pm on Monday May 26, 2008

Body discovered in West Ashley pond

A man's body was found floating in a West Ashley drainage pond Monday morning, and officials think it had been there at least two days. No word yet on whether foul play is suspected, but Live 5 News reports: The coroner says they are facing...