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Port Royal back on the market

BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) – If you’re looking to buy a port at a bargain price, consider the port of Port Royal.

The Beaufort Gazette reports that after four failed attempts to sell, the South Carolina Ports Authority has put the property back on the market. 108 more words


North Charleston activists call for new prosecutor

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) – Activist leaders in North Charleston want a new prosecutor to handle the case of a white police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of a black man. 100 more words

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Senate to hold body camera hearings

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Senate is planning to hold hearings on the police use of body cameras, as protests over the death of a black man in police custody continue in a nearby city. 99 more words

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Bill would add firing squad to S. Carolina execution methods

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A proposal in South Carolina would add death by firing squad to the state’s list of approved execution methods.

The bill was introduced Wednesday and referred to the House Judiciary Committee. 118 more words

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South Carolina body camera bill moving forward

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Bills that aim to eventually equip law enforcement officers across South Carolina with body-worn cameras are advancing in the House and Senate. 108 more words

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Port Problems: Business owners frustrated after 4th deal flops

PORT ROYAL, S.C. (WJCL) — There’s a port problem in Port Royal and it has many residents and business owners frustrated.

The fourth attempt to sell the port just fell through and now many people are wondering what will happen next. 426 more words

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Georgia man gets 29 years in SC coast shooting

BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) – A Georgia man has been sentenced to 39 years in prison following his murder conviction in a shooting on the South Carolina coast. 119 more words

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