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5:45 pm on Wednesday April 2, 2014

Is Charleston’s first food boat ready to set sail?

It's like a food truck, but without wheels and won't sink at holiday boat gatherings.
3:49 pm on Thursday September 19, 2013

Body of missing boater found

The body of a boater who was last seen near Wimbee Creek has been recovered.
10:28 am on Monday September 16, 2013

Search continues for missing boater

Search continues for man that went missing in Beaufort County waters on Wednesday, September 11.
12:54 am on Wednesday January 9, 2013

Charleston Boat Show sailing back into North Charleston this January

The 33rd annual Charleston Boat Show will be at the Charleston Area Convention Center later this month. You can catch the event from January 25th through the 27th. There will be plenty of exhibits, features, and demonstrations throughout the weekend...
2:42 am on Tuesday November 20, 2012

Careful when boating, the right whales are back

NOAA Winter is returning and right whale migration is beginning as the 36 to 59 foot long adults travel south to the coastal waters of South Carolina, Georgia, and northeast Florida. The endangered whales will migrating more than 1,000 miles away...
1:49 am on Friday July 6, 2012

Boating under the influence: Three arrested in Beaufort County waters

Flickr user Roozbeh Rokni Amongst a heavy turnout on Beaufort County waters for boaters on the Fourth of July, The Island Packet writes that three were arrested for boating under the influence, including one man who dropped his pants to moon his...
11:21 pm on Sunday May 13, 2012

Meet 'Team Coast Guard' and their vehicles as National Safe Boating Week kicks off

"National Safe Boating Week" will be kicked off with Team Coast Guard Community Day on Saturday, May 19, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Mount Pleasant Waterfront Park. Hosting are the Charleston area U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and Coast Guard Station...
11:54 pm on Saturday May 5, 2012

Search called off after mystery 'help' call 65 miles east of Charleston

Image by Coast GuardNear 3:30 on Friday afternoon, the Coast Guard received report of an orange lifejacket found floating alongside a pink child's life ring and a radio call for "help" some 65-miles east of Charleston. However after a search, the...
5:38 am on Thursday May 3, 2012

Coast Guard searching Mt. Pleasant for missing boater (Update: Body found)

Image by Coast GuardUpdate May 3: A body found a few miles off the coast of Sullivan's Island has been identified as the missing boater, Ronald Fowler. Autopsy results are expected today. Update April 26: As of Thursday morning, the Coast Guard...
4:59 am on Monday April 23, 2012

Photo of the day: Sun shines on the Holy City

Image by Dustin K. Ryan The sunlight comes through spring clouds on April 14 in this view of downtown Charleston's east side from the Cooper River.