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Hurricane Hugo is hard to forget

...memorable.The answer is easy: it was Hurricane Hugo.Today marks the 25th anniversary of its grim landfall on the South Carolina coast."It was a storm of extraordinary dimensions ? and so was its wrath," I wrote as an introduction to one of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-09-20/hurricane-hugo
Across the region

...Ross Perot has donated millions of dollars for a planned $100 million National Medal of Honor Museum on the South Carolina coast, organizers announced Friday.Perot visited the Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum on Charleston Harbor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-05/across-region
US Rep. Mark Sanford: Divorce accusations, requests for psychological exam 'preposterous'

...who knows me in the Lowcountry knows that these accusations are false." Sanford's district is along the lower South Carolina coast.Jenny Sanford, in a statement Tuesday, said "I have no comment on this private matter other than to say that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-03/us-rep-mark-sanford-divo
Accusations in ex-Gov. Sanford divorce

...who knows me in the Lowcountry knows that these accusations are false." Sanford's district is along the lower South Carolina coast, also known as the Lowcountry. Jenny Sanford, in a statement Tuesday, said "I have no comment on this private...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-03/accusations-ex-gov-sanford-d
Across South Carolina

...MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - The fruitless search for a North Carolina woman who apparently faked her drowning at the South Carolina coast cost taxpayers about $50,000.The Coast Guard's cost for using a boat, helicopter and personnel to search...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-12/across-south-carolina
Arthur bringing rain to SC coast

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Rain bands from Hurricane Arthur are is spinning into South Carolina as the hurricane moves north.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-03/arthur-bringing-rain-sc-coas
Make Time for About Thyme Cafe

...popular dish is the shrimp and grits casserole. The grits are real stone ground grits, and the shrimp is from the South Carolina coast. The atmosphere at the About Thyme Cafe is described by Victor as being a place of good, positive energy. She...

http://augusta.com/eat/make-time-about-thyme-cafe
Blind veteran shows how he sees world through photography

...works of art were put on exhibit in the hallways of the Salvation Army facility.They included pictures of the South Carolina coast, silhouettes of war statues and matches between polo competitors."This has all happened so fast," Waldrop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-15/blind-veteran-shows-how-he-se
New phase in preserving black sea island culture

...asked to review a project that could impact the culture ? a proposed electric transmission line along the mid-South Carolina coast that could affect Gullah communities.Sumpter said when such projects come up the commission will work to make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-15/new-phase-preserving-black-se
Medal of Honor museum seeks $11 million from SC coffers

COLUMBIA - Organizers of a $100 million National Me dal of Honor Museum on the South Carolina coast are asking state lawmakers to provide $11 million for the project."This will bring great exposure to the state of South Caro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-04/medal-honor-museum-seeks-11-m