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S.C. senator quits amid ethics inquiry

...larger-than-allowed campaign donations. But those cases did not reach the hearing process.Ford, who served on Charleston City Council from 1974 until his election to Senate, easily won his sixth term last November.A special election to fill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-05-31/sc-senator-quits-amid-et
North Charleston approves casino boat

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - North Charleston City Council has given final approval to casino boat operations. Multiple media outlets reported operations could begin in 90 days. At least...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-10-29/north-charleston-approves-ca
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Delays hold up casino boats in North Charleston

...January.Palmetto Casino Cruz Inc. and Diamond Casino Cruz II Inc. applied for operating licenses after North Charleston City Council approved the cruises earlier this year.Diamond Casino Cruz president Al Shuman says he hopes to join forces...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-12-29/delays-hold-casino-boats-nor
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...and an annual parade and breakfast in his honor, there has been no public memorial in the city to King.The Charleston City Council on Tuesday approved a memorandum of intent with the National Park Service to erect a memorial in Liberty Square...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-09-28/across-region
GOP candidates to swarm to South Carolina

...Wednesday at the University of South Carolina's Darla Moore School of Business in Columbia and in the North Charleston City Council Chambers. On Thursday, Huntsman plans to attend a breakfast hosted by the Berkeley County GOP on Daniel Island...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2012-01-09/gop-candidates-swarm-south-ca
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...outside a friend's home.Casino boats closer for North CharlestonNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. --- The North Charleston City Council has given preliminary approval for casino boats to operate.Mayor Keith Summey said the city could benefit from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-09-23/across-south-carolina
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Senator wants law against saggy pants

...be banned. Sen. Robert Ford said he will propose a law banning the style, taking statewide an effort by some Charleston City Council members to outlaw it locally. Youths who show their underwear as they walk are emulating prisoners who can't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/17/met_469806.shtml
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Charleston to buy site of firefighting tragedy CHARLESTON, S.C. --- Charleston City Council has agreed to buy the site where nine firefighters died last year battling a blaze at a furniture store. The Post and Courier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/08/met_198049.shtml
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Charleston police focus on technology

...ledger book. Until recently, the department didn't even have voice mail. That's all changing now. The Charleston City Council recently approved $2.4 million to upgrade a 15-year-old computer-aided dispatch and records management...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/27/met_185099.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...council expected to pass loitering ban NORTH CHARLESTON - An anti-loitering ordinance being considered by North Charleston City Council might deter the impromptu gatherings on property and street corners in the city's seedier sections. City Council...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/21/met_113378.shtml
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