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    Friday Football Frenzy: Week 1 scores, highlight reels, recaps, and photos Video included


    It's football night in America and the ABC News 4 team is spread across the Lowcountry picking up highlights from more than a dozen of them.  More>>

    Colleton teen warns neighbors of spreading shed fire

    Colleton teen warns neighbors of spreading shed fire Video included


    One day shy of his 16th birthday, Matt Rivers said he's ready to move on from a late night fire that destroyed his neighbor's house. More>>

    Lowcountry students, lawmakers consider guns on campus after USC petition Video included


    College students are not allowed to carry concealed weapons on campuses, according to state law. But a group in Columbia wants to change that -- for their own protection.


    Tagging turtles for the sake of research Video included


    It's rare to see Loggerheads and other sea turtles on land except during nesting and hatching, so it makes studying them a bit of a challenge.

    Former Clemson Club prez accused of DUI, driving wrong way on Ravenel Bridge


    A man was arrested and charged for driving under the influence after police say he was involved in a head-on collision on the Ravenel Bridge. More>>

    Police ID suspect in Thursday's North Charleston shooting


    North Charleston police are investigating a reported shooting on Midland Park Road Thursday afternoon. More>>

    SC woman says boyfriend hit her with watermelon

    A Fort Mill man has been charged with criminal domestic violence after his girlfriend said he hit her with a watermelon. More>>

    North Charleston home destroyed by fire Friday


    A North Charleston home was destroyed by fire early Friday morning. More>>

    The Citadel's "Spike" looking to score big in mascot challenge Video included

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    CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- Call "Spike" an underdog if you will. This mascot at The Citadel is looking to take the big boys down and a national title to boot. "Spike", the longtime mascot at the military college, is among sixteen mascots chosen to participate in the 2014 Capital One Mascot Challenge. The Citadel says Spike is the first mascot from the Southern Conference to compete in the challenge. Each mascot participates in a weekly match-up against another. The winner is dependent on fan ... More>>

    SCDNR offering Labor Day boat safety inspections


    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- The state Department of Natural Resources is offering courtesy boat safety inspections during the Labor Day weekend at boat landings across South Carolina.The department announced that boating and enforcement officers will perform quick inspections for required safety equipment and proper boat and motor registration. Boaters won't get a ticket if they are not in compliance, but they will be given a chance to correct the problem before launching a boat.The first inspecti... More>>

    Football's start means big bucks for small businesses Video included


    The Gamecocks' season started with a big loss, but local businesses didn't take a hit. Fans showed up in droves at the usual places. More>>

    A hero's farewell for Goose Creek firefighter Steve Skipton Video included


    He was one of those guys who rushed into homes and businesses during a crisis; that was his job. But on Thursday, Goose Creek firefighter Steve Skipton was remembered for the way he lived his life. 

    Mount Pleasant woman says she has West Nile Video included


    A simple Facebook post alerted a Lowcountry neighborhood to a nearby case of West Nile Virus. The woman said on a Facebook page that she tested positive for West Nile and it did not take long for word to spread. More>>

    Court documents shed light on coach prospect walking away from CofC deal Video included


    New details came to light Thursday as to why one of the College of Charleston's basketball coach finalists walked away from the job and it centers around a 2011 domestic violence report in Georgia. More>>

    Hot & humid, again

    Not a bad Labor Day weekend


    High pressure will sit off the east coast of the United States keeping the weather relatively quiet in the Lowcountry through the Labor Day Holiday weekend. More>>

    Title of best South Carolina barbecue up for grabs

    South Carolina's best barbecue will be chosen - and possibly eaten - during an annual festival at Myrtle Beach this weekend. More>>

    Hilton Head district pilots late bell program for high school Video included


    Dorchester District 2 officials are considering a late bell schedule that would allow high school students to begin class at 9:15 a.m. But a Beaufort County school started a similar pilot program this year and is already testing its effectiveness.


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