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7:25 am on Thursday August 2, 2012

Habersham's First Friday gets an Olympic Games theme

TheDigitel Habersham is throwing its First Friday Market Street on August 3 and will also celebrate of the 2012 Olympic Games with a "Summer Games Galore" beginning at 4 p.m. The event will feature live entertainment by The Brewer Band and an...
6:35 am on Thursday July 26, 2012

Profiling two College of Charleston Olympic athletes

Image by Flickr user Jon CurnowTwo College of Charleston athletes are preparing to compete on the world's grandest sporting stage - the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London, England. Senior sailor Juan Maegli and senior point guard Andrew Lawrence...
12:35 pm on Wednesday April 25, 2012

RPWB Donates to SC Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital As Part of its ‘Ten Months of Giving’ Charity Campaign

 Richardson, Patrick, Westbrook & Brickman, LLC (RPWB) announced today a gift of $5,000 to South Carolina Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital. This gift was made as part of RPWB’s “10 Months of Giving” campaign, an initiative to give $55,000 to area...
5:38 am on Wednesday February 8, 2012

Profiling The Citadel's $3.2M rifle range

The Post and Courier's Jeff Hartsell dropped by The Citadel's $3.2 million rifle range -- and, no, this isn't your average shooting range, but an Olympic-style range with targets just millimeters wide.
11:41 am on Friday August 8, 2008

Charleston Special Olympics athlete featured in Coke commercial

Image by Image by spacer.gif Nimmich is the last athlete featured in the clip. Local tennis player and Special Olympics athlete Paul Nimmich is featured in a Coke commercial to air during the Opening Games tonight, and throughout the Games. Paul...
6:22 am on Thursday August 7, 2008

No need to go to China, you can do your own Olympic-style games in Charleston

Image by International Olympic Committee Image by 20080807olympics.gif Do you see the word Charleston? Get creative, and get a taste of the Olympics in Charleston. Do the Olympics have you inspired to go out and do some badminton or other I-saw-it-...
7:59 am on Monday August 4, 2008

Local AI chapter to host own Olympics

In protest against human rights abuses by the Chinese government, Charleston's Amnesty International group is going to put its own twist on the traditional Olympic competitions. On Saturday, August 9, the group will host the 2008 Human Rights...