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  • SCDNR Offering Labor Day Boat Safety Inspections

    SCDNR Offering Labor Day Boat Safety Inspections

    The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is offering courtesy boat safety inspections during the Labor Day weekend at boat landings in nearly one dozen counties, including Beaufort.
    The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is offering courtesy boat safety inspections during the Labor Day weekend at boat landings in nearly one dozen counties, including Beaufort.
  • Experimental Ebola Drug Heals all Monkeys in Study

    Experimental Ebola Drug Heals all Monkeys in Study

    Tobacco plants are being grown in a BioProcessing facility in Owensboro, Ky so that they can be used to help manufacture, ZMAPP, an experimental drug to treat patients infected with Ebola. Tobacco plants are being grown in a BioProcessing facility in Owensboro, Ky so that they can be used to help manufacture, ZMAPP, an experimental drug to treat patients infected with Ebola.
    (AP) - An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa — once more of it can be made. The monkeys were given the drug, ZMapp, three to five days after they were infected with the virus and when most were showing symptoms. That is several days later than any other experimental Ebola treatment tested so far. The drug also completely protected six other monkeys g...
    (AP) - An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa — once more of it can be made. The monkeys were given the drug, ZMapp, three to five days after they were infected with the virus and when most were showing symptoms. That is several days later than any other experimental Ebola treatment tested so far. The drug also completely protected six other monkeys g...
  • Savannah’s Fashion Night To Transform Broughton Street

    Savannah’s Fashion Night To Transform Broughton Street

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:27 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:27:30 GMT
    Broughton Street will once again be transformed into a pedestrian-only showcase of local fashion, art, music and design during the fourth annual Savannah's Fashion Night the evening of Thursday, Sept. 4. From 6:30 to 11 p.m., fashion shows and live music will take place on outdoor stages set up along Broughton, and boutiques will create their own unique events and promotions. Free parking is available at all meters and in the Civic Center Parking Lot during the event. Parking in the Bryan, W...
    Broughton Street will once again be transformed into a pedestrian-only showcase of local fashion, art, music and design during the fourth annual Savannah's Fashion Night the evening of Thursday, Sept. 4. From 6:30 to 11 p.m., fashion shows and live music will take place on outdoor stages set up along Broughton, and boutiques will create their own unique events and promotions. Free parking is available at all meters and in the Civic Center Parking Lot during the event. Parking in the Bryan, W...
  • Rare Superman Comic Book Fetches a Record $3.2M

    Rare Superman Comic Book Fetches a Record $3.2M

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:36 AM EDT2014-08-26 04:36:48 GMT
    A rare, nearly flawless copy of Superman's comic-book debut has sold for a super-powered price: $3.2 million.A rare, nearly flawless copy of Superman's comic-book debut has sold for a super-powered price: $3.2 million.
    A rare, nearly flawless copy of Superman's comic-book debut has sold for a super-powered price: $3.2 million.
    A rare, nearly flawless copy of Superman's comic-book debut has sold for a super-powered price: $3.2 million.
  • Cops called after Fliers Fight over Seat Recline

    Cops called after Fliers Fight over Seat Recline

    Airline passengers have come to expect a tiny escape from the confined space of today's packed planes: the ability to recline their seat a few inches. When one passenger was denied that bit of personal space Sunday, it led to a heated argument and the unscheduled landing of their plane, just halfway to its destination. The fight started on a United Airlines flight because one passenger was using the Knee Defender, a $21.95 gadget that attaches to a passenger's tray table and prevents the pers...
    Airline passengers have come to expect a tiny escape from the confined space of today's packed planes: the ability to recline their seat a few inches. When one passenger was denied that bit of personal space Sunday, it led to a heated argument and the unscheduled landing of their plane, just halfway to its destination. The fight started on a United Airlines flight because one passenger was using the Knee Defender, a $21.95 gadget that attaches to a passenger's tray table and prevents the pers...
  • State Shuts Down Gas Pumps At Hinesville Station

    State Shuts Down Gas Pumps At Hinesville Station

    Monday, August 25 2014 1:01 PM EDT2014-08-25 17:01:14 GMT
    When Amber Parker took a video Friday at a gas station near her home she didn't know what kind of response she would receive. But she apparently hit a nerve with at least some of her neighbors. She says she had complained to station staff about a month ago when she encountered a problem after she stopped pumping gas but the meter kept running. She says at that point no one seemed too concerned. "But I heard from a few other people that it was happening to them so last week I made the video an...
    When Amber Parker took a video Friday at a gas station near her home she didn't know what kind of response she would receive. But she apparently hit a nerve with at least some of her neighbors. She says she had complained to station staff about a month ago when she encountered a problem after she stopped pumping gas but the meter kept running. She says at that point no one seemed too concerned. "But I heard from a few other people that it was happening to them so last week I made the video an...
  • O.C. Welch Ford Lincoln Offers Car Care Clinic

    O.C. Welch Ford Lincoln Offers Car Care Clinic

    CAR CARE CLINICO.C. Welch Ford Lincoln is hosting a series of NEW owners clinics for ALL Ford and Lincoln owners on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month.  Topics that will be covered are: sync, My
    O.C. Welch Ford Lincoln is hosting a series of NEW owners clinics for ALL Ford and Lincoln owners on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month.
  • Franklin Chevrolet New Facility Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

    Franklin Chevrolet New Facility Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

    Franklin Chevrolet, Cadillac, Buick, GMC will be holding their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for their all new, state-of-the-art dealership in Statesboro on July 18th, 2013. After the ribbon
    Franklin Chevrolet, Cadillac, Buick, GMC will be holding their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for their all new, state-of-the-art dealership in Statesboro on July 18th, 2013. After the ribbon
  • 3rd Annual Pet Care and Adoption Fair

    3rd Annual Pet Care and Adoption Fair

    Celebrating Mothers' Day Weekend can't get any better than saving money on your pets' health care at the Third Annual Pet Care and Adoption Fair. Services available will include Low-Cost Pet Vaccinations
    Celebrating Mothers' Day Weekend can't get any better than saving money on your pets' health care at the Third Annual Pet Care and Adoption Fair. Services available will include Low-Cost Pet Vaccinations
  • Dangerous Dog Treats Recalled

    Dangerous Dog Treats Recalled

    Dogs are man's best friend-- so we do a lot to try to keep them happy and healthy. A vaccination, toys, treats-- but could some of these things actually be harmful to your pet's health? Turns out, the
    Dogs are man's best friend-- so we do a lot to try to keep them happy and healthy. A vaccination, toys, treats-- but could some of these things actually be harmful to your pet's health?
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  • S.C. Identity Theft Unit Staying Busy

    S.C. Identity Theft Unit Staying Busy

    Monday, August 25 2014 11:51 PM EDT2014-08-26 03:51:42 GMT
    Mark Dennison takes a call to the Identity Theft Unit Monday.Mark Dennison takes a call to the Identity Theft Unit Monday.
    South Carolina residents have been keeping the state's new Identity Theft Unit busy, with its four employees answering 3,766 calls since the unit was launched last October. It was created after hackers got into the state Department of Revenue's computers and stole the personal information of 3.6 million taxpayers. Unit director Marti Phillips says, "The most common has been tax identity theft, so people using your information to file a fraudulent tax return to get your refund. Then you go to ...
    South Carolina residents have been keeping the state's new Identity Theft Unit busy, with its four employees answering 3,766 calls since the unit was launched last October. It was created after hackers got into the state Department of Revenue's computers and stole the personal information of 3.6 million taxpayers. Unit director Marti Phillips says, "The most common has been tax identity theft, so people using your information to file a fraudulent tax return to get your refund. Then you go to ...
  • Carnival Posts Onboard Cruise Crime Data

    Carnival Posts Onboard Cruise Crime Data

    Saturday, August 16 2014 12:30 AM EDT2014-08-16 04:30:11 GMT
    In this Monday, March 15, 2010 file photo released by the Cruise Shipping Miami conference, five cruise ships are lined up at the Port of Miami, in Miami. (AP Photo/Cruise Shipping Miami, Andy Newman) In this Monday, March 15, 2010 file photo released by the Cruise Shipping Miami conference, five cruise ships are lined up at the Port of Miami, in Miami. (AP Photo/Cruise Shipping Miami, Andy Newman)
    Carnival Corp. released data about 127 alleged crimes reported on its North America-based cruise lines in the past three years as part of a voluntary effort by several large cruise companies to be more accountable to the public. Carnival made the data public on its website Thursday night.
    Carnival Corp. released data about 127 alleged crimes reported on its North America-based cruise lines in the past three years as part of a voluntary effort by several large cruise companies to be more accountable to the public. Carnival made the data public on its website Thursday night.
  • McDonald's of Savannah Gives Away a Car!

    McDonald's of Savannah Gives Away a Car!

    On Wednesday morning, July 23rd, 53 McDonald's restaurant managers from all across the Low Country and Coastal Empire vied for the opportunity to win a brand new Ford Fiesta and other cash prizes as a reward for their accomplishments during the past nine months. This is the third car giveaway for the Savannah McDonald's Co-Op in the past 20 months.This year's winner, Jose Torres has worked for the Stanberry Organization since he was 16 years old. Through his hard work and dedication, Torres w...
    On Wednesday morning, July 23rd, 53 McDonald's restaurant managers from all across the Low Country and Coastal Empire vied for the opportunity to win a brand new Ford Fiesta and other cash prizes as a reward for their accomplishments during the past nine months. This is the third car giveaway for the Savannah McDonald's Co-Op in the past 20 months.This year's winner, Jose Torres has worked for the Stanberry Organization since he was 16 years old. Through his hard work and dedication, Torres w...
  • Dormant Bank Accounts, Reclaiming Your Cash

    Dormant Bank Accounts, Reclaiming Your Cash

    Dormant Bank Accounts, Reclaiming Your Cash

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:10 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:10:06 GMT
    It might seem impossible to forget about your own money. But it happens. Enough to where there are laws in place for banks to follow when your account goes dormant. But the money is still yours and you can get it back.
    It might seem impossible to forget about your own money. But it happens. Enough to where there are laws in place for banks to follow when your account goes dormant. But the money is still yours and you can get it back.
  • Turbo Tax Filers in S.C May Encounter Delays

    Turbo Tax Filers in SC May Encounter Delays Because of Potential Error

    Saturday, April 12 2014 2:27 AM EDT2014-04-12 06:27:56 GMT
    Turbo Tax Filers in SC May Encounter Refund Delays Because of Potential Error
    Turbo Tax Filers in SC May Encounter Refund Delays Because of Potential Error
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