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8:44 am on Wednesday March 2, 2011

Train station screening in Savannah raises questions, concerns; TSA answers

ffbgab85 Transportation Security Administration officials made an appearance at Savannah's Amtrak train station last week, and caused quite an online stir after they began patting down people who had already disembarked the train. The key to that...
7:37 am on Wednesday November 24, 2010

Port Royal woman experiences excessive TSA pat-down on way to husband's funeral

Flickr user blacknell Seems the entire country is complaining about the new TSA pat-down/body-scan policies, so why should Beaufort be any different? The Island Packet has a story about a 74-year-old Port Royal woman who says she was the victim of...
3:39 am on Monday November 22, 2010

Charleston airport still a good ways from installing controversial body scanners

Image by Flickr user ProComKelly Spotted this brief over atĀ The Post and Courier about how Charleston International Airport still doesn't haveĀ Advance Imaging Technology's controversial full body scanners and the group responsible for running the...
3:01 am on Friday May 7, 2010

TSA preparing to upgrade Charleston's airport security

Image by Flickr user steubenThe Charleston International Airport has always been a breeze to handle, from baggage check-in to security screening. But according to the head honchos at the Transportation Security Administration, high tech upgrades in...
1:56 am on Tuesday December 29, 2009

No one's heading up the TSA, and DeMint's on the hook

An effort by our Senator Jim DeMint to block the nominee to head the TSA appears to be backfiring after an attempt was made to blow up an international flight bound for Detroit. DeMint has been slowing things down for fear that the new leader may...
2:59 am on Sunday December 27, 2009

Plan for extra security screening at Charleston airport

Image by Flickr user steubenIf you're planning on flying out of Charleston International Airport, you may see added delays and new procedures when going through security checkpoints after the foiled terrorist attempt on Christmas Day to destroy an...