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9:11 am on Thursday May 12, 2011

Former teacher admits to soliciting 12-year-old for sex; avoids prison

Image by Flickr user Steve RhodesAlthough he admitted to asking a 12-year-old female student for sex, former First Baptist Church School teacher and coach Charles "DJ" Fishburne Rhodes III won't be required to register as a sex offender--and won't...
11:13 am on Friday December 17, 2010

Track registered sex offender with new Beaufort County service

http://www.flickr.com/photos/tranchis/4182118244/ Beaufort County citizens can now watch for and track the registered addresses of area sex offenders, thanks to a new service integrated by the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office. The new service is...
5:40 am on Sunday September 6, 2009

Parents unhappy about school bus stops near sex offender homes

Image by Flickr user woodleywonderworks Image by 20090906-school-bus.jpg A fifth-mile from here, a tenth from there, and three-tenths from that, but there's no provision on how far school bus stops must be from the home of sex offenders. The Post...
5:46 am on Wednesday June 17, 2009

Legislature says 'whatever,' overrides all of Sanford's vetoes

Image by Governor's OfficeImage by sanford.jpg We doubt there are any colorful balloons near Sanford today -- thought I doubt he's too surprised by the news. In what's becoming a bit of an annual tradition, the state's lawmakers overrode all of...
3:47 am on Tuesday June 16, 2009

Sanford vetoes ten bills; Here's the rundown

Sanford's veto pen has been back at it, and now 10 bills lie vetoed awaiting possible override by the Legislature. Most interesting were a bill on sex offender rules and payday lending. Read more stories on this subject in our legislation topic...
2:19 am on Saturday August 30, 2008

New restrictions on North Charleston taxi drivers

Image by Flickr user KevinImage by 20080830taxi.jpg Convicted sex offenders and violent criminal convicted in the last five years won't be able to drive taxi cabs in North Charleston anymore. ABC New 4 reports: "We've got too many guys out there...
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