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3:01 am on Tuesday January 15, 2013

Problems with wild hogs in the Lowcountry return with a string of West Ashley incidents

Image by Flickr user Photomatt28Wild hogs are back in the local discussion pool after several incidents in a West Ashley neighborhood off Bees Ferry Road. Yards have been torn up at night and at least one resident trapped in his car while he waited...
4:00 am on Friday July 8, 2011

Did you hear the one about the abandoned pot-bellied pigs? (w/video)

Flickr user chapstickaddict So The Island Packet had a story back last month about 28 pot-bellied pigs that were abandoned on Lady's Island. We didn't post about it back then, but when there's video, well that's a different story. WSAV's Holly...
6:19 pm on Friday April 22, 2011

Conway public safety chiefs to kiss a pig (Update: donation page online)

Flickr user Marina Cast. Lipstick not included. Update 4/22 donation page online: Donation pages have been setup for each participants. If you want Fire Chief Baker to kiss the pig, donate to Chief Gosnell’s page here. If you want Police Chief...
3:29 pm on Thursday October 22, 2009

Check out the new oinkers at Middleton Place

Image by Flickr user Just chaosImage by 20091022-hog.jpg Once the most common pig bred in the Southeast, Guinea Hogs have been a rare sight since their near extinction. Middleton Place just recently acquired two of the rare hogs that are now loving...