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SC roads hit hard by powerful storm

...conditions had improved enough that residents and business owners were allowed downtown on a limited basis.Charleston Mayor Joe Riley said he's never seen flooding as bad in his 40 years as mayor."This was a record storm," he said. "You know the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/weather/2015-10-04/sc-roads-hit-hard-powerful-
Absence of Riley leaves Democrats in limbo

Charleston Mayor Joe Riley was the easy pick to be the Democrats' nominee for governor in 1998...But the Democrats (this year) spent all their time and capital on Joe Riley. Their whole game plan in 1998 was based around him." However...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/23/met_205738.shtml
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Charleston mayor: Emanuel AME to be focus of museum exhibit

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Charleston Mayor Joe Riley Jr. says the shooting deaths of nine people at a Charleston church last month underscore the need to build a black history museum...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-13/charleston-mayor-emanuel-ame-be-foc
Hurricane Hugo still haunts 25 years later

...We started to help out as much as we could, both the city government and local people. The mayor of Charleston (Joe Riley) called me personally and thanked us for the equipment and resources we sent to the state. He told us if we ever had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/hurricane/2014-09-21/hurricane-hugo-still-haun
Hurricane Hugo changed Charleston and its longtime mayor, who's still in charge 25 years later

...perhaps an even greater sense of purpose and of accomplishment and confidence after being tested the way Charleston and Joe Riley, as its chief executive, were tested."Riley said the storm strengthened the realization of what he had already known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-20/hurricane-hugo-changed-charle
Nell Bowers

...Steve McCall, David Wideman, Ricky Danner and Randy Danner will serve as pallbearers. The Deacons of Danburg Baptist, Joe Riley, Jack Bentley, Will Bentley and Thomas Albea will serve as honorary pallbearers. Survivors include one daughter and...

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Charleston Mayor Joe Riley to seek 10th term

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr., who has served as mayor longer than anyone in Charleston's 340-year history, announced today he will seek a 10th term.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
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Across South Carolina

Charleston mayor to teach at CitadelCHARLESTON, S.C. - Charles ton Mayor Joe Riley earned his degree from The Citadel, and the military school says he's returning to a newly endowed chair.The military college...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-08/across-south-carolina
Across South Carolina

Mayor Riley endorses Moore for governor CHARLESTON - Charleston Mayor Joe Riley has endorsed state Sen. Tommy Moore for governor. The two Democrats held a news conference at a downtown hotel after they met...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/13/met_77348.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...Mark Sanford to accept all the federal stimulus money slated for the state. One of the 79 signees, Charleston Mayor Joe Riley said Thursday that the governor needs to "put an end to this foolishness." The letter says local officials see the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/20/met_515250.shtml
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