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7:35 am on Tuesday April 16, 2013

$850,000 Charleston fire boat damaged, Navy boat sinks

The chain of events on Saturday night left a Navy boat to sink after hitting a Charleston Harbor jetty and a gash in an $850,000 Charleston fire boat after it struck a channel marker off of Sullivans' Island near Fort Moultrie. The 36-foot fire boat...
7:19 am on Monday December 1, 2008

Charleston jetties sink another boat

A close-up of the southern jetty. They're less-visible at high tide. At the mouth of the Charleston harbor is a pair of old and faithful jetties, they're a sort of sea wall that make life easier for the large cargo ships to get to and from...