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5:57 pm on Saturday October 2, 2010

Kathleen Wilson completes 16 mile swim around the Charleston peninsula

Image by Flickr user jon smith 'una nos lucror' Congratulations to local professional long distance swimmer (and harpist for the Charleston Symphony Orchestra) Kathleen Wilson has completed a 16.25 mile swim around the Charleston peninsula. Take a...
3:49 am on Thursday August 5, 2010

Body of drowning victim recovered at James Island County Park (updated)

Image by Flickr user Grant MacDonald Update August 5: More details have become available in the case - the victim, a 54-year-old Charleston man was attempting to untangle his casting net from the James Island County Park fishing pier when he lost...
3:53 am on Friday July 10, 2009

Woman still missing after Sullivan's Island swim (update: body found)

Image by Flickr user TeecNoPosImage by 20090710-beach.jpg Swimming is prohibited at the southern end of the island because currents are so bad -- the woman was last seen near the area after starting a swim at the north end of the island. Update July...