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9:11 am on Thursday May 17, 2012

North Charleston Arts Festival Judged Fine Art & Photography Competition Winners Announced

Fine artists and amateur and professional photographers from across the state were invited to participate in the 2012 Judged Fine Art and Judged Photography Competitions & Exhibitions, presented annually as a component of the North Charleston...
3:17 pm on Saturday May 9, 2009

Thomas Ivey executed for 1993 Orangeburg double murder

Thomas Treshawn Ivey, 34, was executed by South Carolina at 6:15 p.m. Friday, May 8. IveryRead more stories on this subject in our execution topic page.He had be sentenced to die for the 1993 double murder of Orangeburg's Sgt. Tommy Harrison and...
2:38 pm on Friday December 5, 2008

Joseph Gardner executed for racial killing

Update December 5: He's been executed. Gardner is the 40th person executed by South Carolina since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976. Original post: Dept. of CorrectionsJoseph Gardner will be put to death on December 5, the S.C. Department of...
11:28 am on Sunday June 22, 2008

Reed executed after appeals fail

Update 3: A reporter for The Post and Courier recounts Reed's final moments, an excerpt: I heard the sound of a metallic thud, similar to a gasoline pump handle that snaps off when the tank is full. Reed's chest arched out. His hands clenched and...
2:07 pm on Saturday June 7, 2008

State executes David Hill

A man convicted of killing three Department of Social Services office in 1996 was executed by the state. David Mark Hill, 48, was pronounced dead at 6:17 p.m. in the state’s death chamber in Columbia. Witnesses for the defense had testified that...