SC parents charged in child death

ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. - Two Beaufort County residents have been arrested and charged...were arrested at their home Saturday night. Woodward said the St. Helena Island residents are charged with homicide by child abuse. Six-year-old...

SC bishops: Schools failing children, need boost

...he said. The diocese has several orders of Roman Catholic sisters working in rural areas including Kingstree, St. Helena Island and Georgetown who find themselves spending extensive time in after-school tutoring."When you get into some of...

New phase in preserving black sea island culture

...established, he has noticed a new pride in the culture.He remembers back in the 1960s when the Penn Center ? the St. Helena Island complex that started as a school for freed slaves and later was a retreat center for civil rights leaders ? had a grant...

Ironman of the Day: Marci Cannon

...year, she planned to compete in the entire Augusta event, but on Labor Day, she was training on her bike on St. Helena Island, S.C., when a truck passed her on the left and made an immediate right-hand turn. The accident left her with...

South Carolina hometown remembers former champ Frazier

...raised.Frazier died Nov. 7 from cancer at age 67.Absent from the service at Bethesda Christian Fellowship on St. Helena Island was Frazier's body. In place of his casket, two large portraits of Frazier stood at the church altar ? one of...

Woman tells owners what pets are saying

...He gets petted a lot." The event also led to the first face-to-face meeting of two online friends. St. Helena Island resident Karen Anderson has been e-mailing and chatting about handicapped pets with Mebene, N.C., resident Sasha...

Across South Carolina

...led to his conviction Friday for the 1995 clubbing death of 58-year-old Charles Godley in Mr. Godley's St. Helena Island home. Mr. Simmons maintained his innocence throughout the trial and sentencing. The defense had tried to keep a...

Across South Carolina

...says. Sheriff's Capt. Bob Bromage said the bodies of Charles and Linda Ramsey, 64 and 61, respectively, of St. Helena Island were found Sunday morning on North Forest Beach by a woman walking her dog. Capt. Bromage said the couple "had health...

Across the region

...student survived a plane crash after the Cessna had engine trouble and made an emergency landing in a creek off St. Helena Island. Flight instructor Jason Owen, 25, and student Gerald Hyde, 72, were standing on the submerged fuselage when rescuers...

Across the region

...appealed. Pepper spray causes panic at post office ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. - A report of irritated eyes and throats had...material team and a bomb squad, rushed to the St. Helena Island post office after the report Monday morning, fearing...