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10:30 am on Monday July 25, 2011

Murder at Lieber reveals the prison's twisted, dangerous world

Image by Flickr user miss_millionsJames Belli's parents turned him in to police in 2005 to face charges of burglary and larceny in the hopes that he would straighten up; they had no idea that he would be placed at one of the state's toughest maximum...
1:32 pm on Wednesday December 2, 2009

Officer stabbed by two death row inmates

A corrections officer at Ridgeville's Lieber Correctional Institute was attacked and stabbed by two death row inmates at around 9 a.m. this morning. Thought being stabbed repeatedly with a makeshift weapon, officials says that he is in stable...
12:05 pm on Tuesday November 24, 2009

Safety tips for deep frying your T-Day bird

Image by Flickr user kuymanImage by 20091124-turkey.jpgIt's almost time to break out the deep fryer and go to town on that Thanksgiving day turkey, but remember, fryers are not always your friend. The Charleston Fire Department would like to remind...