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1:58 am on Saturday February 11, 2012

The problems of a dirty roadside, why it matters, and how to make it better

Flickr user "rainchurch" (Updates at the bottom.) If you're a cyclist, runner, or just someone who likes things to be tidy, then you've ever been frustrated by the big or small debris littering the sides of roads in Beaufort County. But know that...
3:18 am on Tuesday June 1, 2010

Aging stretches of I-26, I-526 to get a fresh coat in Charleston

Image by Flickr user Will Merydith If you've been one of those infuriated by loose pavement and rocks on parts of I-526 in West Ashley and I-526 in North Charleston, then you'll be glad to know that work is to start this week on a new layer of...
6:50 am on Tuesday January 19, 2010

Cold weather wreaks havoc on I-26 asphalt, motorist's cars

Image by Flickr user lissalou66The bout of cold weather that descended upon the Lowcountry the past few weeks sped up a process of deterioration on a stretch of Interstate 26 asphalt that is now causing damage to unsuspecting drivers. The asphalt is...
8:17 am on Sunday June 29, 2008

Debris endangers sea turtles

Image by flickr user jdebnerImage by 20080629turtle.jpg Loggerheads, who nest during the busy summer beach season, can get tangled up in things left behind on beaches, such as chairs or tents. Stuff left on Folly Beach doesn't just affect beachgoers...