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10:28 am on Thursday May 31, 2012

Outdoor Movie Series at Freshfields Village to Screen Top Family Movies

Starlight Cinemas returns to Freshfields Village every Wednesday night beginning May 30 with screening of top family movie hits on the Village Green. The series will begin at 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday through the end of August (there will be no...
11:59 am on Sunday March 18, 2012

Reader Submitted: Lightning destroys Prestwick home

Photos submitted by John Laymon Longleaf Pine trees are a lot of things: plentiful, beautiful, the official state tree of Alabama, and the bane of meticulous lawn keepers. They also make one heckuva lightning rod.  John Laymon, a Myrtle Beach local...
1:48 am on Thursday August 11, 2011

Photo of the Day: Lightning fingers in Charleston

Image by Palmetto Max Tuesday night's lightning show is seen from East Cooper against a backdrop of the Cooper River Bridge and downtown Charleston on the left. A chance of rain and lightning storms persists for afternoons the next couple of days.
5:24 am on Monday June 20, 2011

Storm caused large wastewater spill into waterway

Pam Broviak Sunday afternoon lightning storms caused approximately 400,000 gallons of wastewater to spill into the Intracoastal Waterway.  This breaking news alert came through from The Sun News yesterday, but no more new details have been released...
3:39 am on Friday August 7, 2009

With a face plant in the dirt: Lightning strikes York man for second time

Image by Flickr user longhorndave Image by 20090807-lightning.jpgApparently lightning is vain. Hop over to The Rock Hill Herald for the story.
6:14 pm on Tuesday July 29, 2008

Lightning strikes Charleston homes

Two West Ashley homes were reported to have been struck by lightning in Tuesday night's storms. [gmap markers=blue::32.84353896886666,-80.07110595703125 |zoom=10 |center=32.82305706600968,-80.00656127929688 |width=220px |height=250px |control=Small...
5:35 am on Tuesday July 29, 2008

Spirit of South Carolina hit by lightning

Image by Flickr user SC MaritimeImage by 20080729ship.jpg The Spirit of South Carolina is mainly used as a teaching vessel for South Carolina youth, but on this occasion was teaching adults about sailing on a trip from Newport, R.I., to Martha's...
6:55 am on Monday July 7, 2008

Lightning kills teen

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