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2:16 am on Friday September 7, 2012

Slaying of Hilton Head Island child spurring community movement

  This past Saturday, September 1, a gunfight on Hilton Head Island lead to the inadvertent shooting of 8-year-old Khali Singleton. Now, less than a week later, that tragedy is spurring a movement that could bring change in the local community, or...
1:14 am on Thursday September 6, 2012

Hilton Head Island child shot, killed by stray bullet

(Updates at the bottom.) A Saturday gunfight on Hilton Head Island lead to the inadvertent shooting of 8-year-old Khali Singleton. Singleton was declared dead on arrival at Hilton Head Hospital. For more details on the tragic story, I'll point you...
9:07 am on Thursday February 16, 2012

Child delivered at Lady's Island fire station due to heavy traffic (Update: Giving thanks)

Still image by Flickr user "Theophilus Photographpy" (Updates at the bottom.) Due to unfortunate heavy traffic Marine Cpl. Joey Depoyster and his wife Elena Hopkins-Depoyster were not able to make it to the hospital in time to deliver the baby, but...
8:54 am on Saturday August 6, 2011

Four years on, kid bit by shark still loves the swimming predators

Image by Still image by Flickr user Christian HaugenIt's been four years since then nine-year-old Chase Crawford of Goose Creek was badly bitten on the leg by a bull shark in the water off Isle of Palms — and thought badly scared from the bite...
3:57 am on Sunday March 21, 2010

7-year-old struck by vehicle in North Charleston, dies (updated)

Image by Google Maps Update March 21: NBC News 2 has an update with information about the child, Devonte Bonaparte, and the community's reaction. It seems like the community wants some sort of effort to reduce speed (even if it's just a "kids at...
5:23 am on Friday May 29, 2009

Kid charged after fire damages items near judge's home

The Post and Courier reports that a 12-year-old boy has been charged with third-degree arson after several burned items were found outside a Charleston County magistrate's West Ashley home. Go get the story.
5:36 am on Tuesday November 11, 2008

Columbia kid new Sudoku champ (for his age bracket)

Image by Flickr user Eduardo MuesesImage by 20081111-sudoku.jpg A 14-year-old Columbia kid is the nation's new Sudoku champ for the 13- to 14-year-old division. The State writes: Eyes locked to the puzzle, he notices number patterns the casual...
8:12 am on Monday October 27, 2008

Kid dead after gun accident

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