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News 12 Augusta
DNR looking for hunters' input on deer management legislationNews 12 at 11 / August 29, 2015 AIKEN, S.C. (WRDW) -- It's two weeks into deer
DNR looking for hunters' input on deer management legislation
News 12 Augusta / Posted 2 days ago
News 12 at 11 / August 29, 2015 AIKEN, S.C. (WRDW) -- It's two weeks into deer hunting season in South Carolina, and some hunters may have noticed less deer to hunt. State legislation for deer management was brought up earlier this year, and passed... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Boating safety meeting draws large crowd in ClemsonCLEMSON - An official with the Lake Hartwell Association called Tuesday for leg
Boating safety meeting draws large crowd in Clemson
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 6 days ago
CLEMSON - An official with the Lake Hartwell Association called Tuesday for legislators in South Carolina and Georgia to require boaters to obtain operator’s licenses. “You can kill people with boats. I’ve seen that happen,” said Herb Burnham, the... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
20-old drowns in Lake KeoweeOCONEE COUNTY - A 20-year-old Pickens County man drowned Tuesday in Lake Keowee
20-old drowns in Lake Keowee
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 6 days ago
OCONEE COUNTY - A 20-year-old Pickens County man drowned Tuesday in Lake Keowee, a coroner said. The death of Micheal Kevin Pruitt of Six Mile has been classified as an accident, said Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis. At 5:32 p.m., Oconee County... Read more
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FOX 7 Austin
Fort Mill teen drowns in Lake WylieUPDATED: August 11, 2015 Fort Mill, S.C. (WJZY) -- A local high school is mour
Fort Mill teen drowns in Lake Wylie
FOX 7 Austin / Posted 19 days ago
UPDATED: August 11, 2015 Fort Mill, S.C. (WJZY) -- A local high school is mourning the loss of one of its own. A recent graduate and football player, 19-year-old T Lah Kwan Khalid Muhammad, drowned while swimming with two friends in Lake Wylie... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Black gill still a shrimping mysteryA shrimp on a tiny treadmill steals the spotlight in a new video produced at Sk
Black gill still a shrimping mystery
Savannah Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
A shrimp on a tiny treadmill steals the spotlight in a new video produced at Skidaway Institute of Oceanography. But that snippet is just one part of a serious effort to explain what’s going on with black gill, a mysterious condition that affects... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Magnitude 1.2 earthquake reported in Summerville TuesdayThe U.S. Geological Survey's Earthquake Hazards Program says a 1.2-magnitude ea
Magnitude 1.2 earthquake reported in Summerville Tuesday
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 19 days ago
The U.S. Geological Survey's Earthquake Hazards Program says a 1.2-magnitude earthquake happened in Summerville at 8:36 p.m. Tuesday. The division says the quake happened near the Colonial Village Apartments off of Dorchester Road in Summerville, 4... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Deputies: Man's body found in Upstate pondThe Laurens County Sheriff's Office, along with the South Carolina Department o
Deputies: Man's body found in Upstate pond
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 23 days ago
The Laurens County Sheriff's Office, along with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, was at the scene of an apparent drowning Saturday night. Deputies were called to Boyd's Mill Pond in Ware Shoals, after a group reported a male... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Drowning reported on Lake KeoweeOCONEE COUNTY - Rescue personnel were called out after a drowning was reported
Drowning reported on Lake Keowee
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 23 days ago
OCONEE COUNTY - Rescue personnel were called out after a drowning was reported Saturday afternoon on Lake Keowee. At 4:36 p.m., the Oconee County 911 Center got a call reporting that the caller’s friend had jumped into the lake from a boat and had... Read more
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WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence
Should breathalyzer tests be required after all boating accidents?On Thursday, a Manning woman made her plea to a crowd of people in Conway for M
Should breathalyzer tests be required after all boating accidents?
WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence / Posted 24 days ago
On Thursday, a Manning woman made her plea to a crowd of people in Conway for Milli's Law. The proposed legislation would mandate breathalyzer tests in all boating accidents. Ned Campbell, who owns Murrells Inlet Outpost, has grown up around boats... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Large tiger shark caught near SC beach estimated at 15 to 25 years oldA tiger shark caught by South Carolina commercial fishermen could have been 25
Large tiger shark caught near SC beach estimated at 15 to 25 years old
Houston Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
A tiger shark caught by South Carolina commercial fishermen could have been 25 years old, a state official said. No official measurements were taken of the big specimen, estimated at 13 feet long and weighing 800 pounds, so it's difficult to... Read more
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Orange County Register
The Lizard Man grows a new tale: South Carolina swamp monster allegedly prowls againLEE COUNTY, S.C. – Lizard Man, South Carolina’s own rural legend, seems to have
The Lizard Man grows a new tale: South Carolina swamp monster allegedly prowls again
Orange County Register / Posted 24 days ago
LEE COUNTY, S.C. – Lizard Man, South Carolina’s own rural legend, seems to have crawled back out of the murky waters of Scape Ore Swamp near Bishopville, where it first was spotted in 1988, after a man reportedly saw the scaly creature Saturday. Jim... Read more
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WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence
Mother who lost daughter in jet ski crash leads charge for new boating laws in SCAbout 50 people, including agents with the South Carolina Department of Natural
Mother who lost daughter in jet ski crash leads charge for new boating laws in SC
WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence / Posted 25 days ago
About 50 people, including agents with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, filled the auditorium at Horry Georgetown Technical College on Thursday to discuss making the state's waterways safer. The push for change is being led by... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
The Lizard Man grows a new tale: South Carolina swamp monster allegedly prowls againLEE COUNTY - Lizard Man, South Carolina's own rural legend, seems to have crawl
The Lizard Man grows a new tale: South Carolina swamp monster allegedly prowls again
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 25 days ago
LEE COUNTY - Lizard Man, South Carolina's own rural legend, seems to have crawled back out of the murky waters of Scape Ore Swamp near Bishopville, where it first was spotted in 1988, after a man reportedly saw the scaly creature Saturday. Jim... Read more
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KTVL Medford
Wandering alligator ends up on S.C. beachPAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (WPDE) — Ray White was on the beach in Pawleys Island Sund
Wandering alligator ends up on S.C. beach
KTVL Medford / Posted 27 days ago
PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (WPDE) — Ray White was on the beach in Pawleys Island Sunday when he saw a crowd of people staring at something, so he wandered over to take a look. What he saw was an alligator that had somehow made its way into the ocean,... Read more
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WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence
Wandering alligator ends up on the beach in Pawleys IslandRay White was on the beach in Pawleys Island Sunday when he saw a crowd of peop
Wandering alligator ends up on the beach in Pawleys Island
WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence / Posted 28 days ago
Ray White was on the beach in Pawleys Island Sunday when he saw a crowd of people staring at something, so he wandered over to take a look. "It was just out riding the waves, floating," said White. White grabbed his smart phone, aimed and hit the... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
GCCO: Man dies in jet ski accident on Lake GreenwoodThe Greenwood County Coroner's office released the name of a man who died in a
GCCO: Man dies in jet ski accident on Lake Greenwood
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 30 days ago
The Greenwood County Coroner's office released the name of a man who died in a jet ski accident on Lake Greenwood Saturday night. The coroner said Charles Ferrel Rhodes of Greenwood, S.C. died from blunt force trauma in a jet ski accident on Lake... Read more
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