Not a 'mistake' by Ken Schaub - Letter to the Editor

Date: 2/16/2008
The Post and Courier
It seems some people believe the Mount Pleasant teenagers who robbed two businesses simply made a mistake. Not so. Adding two and two together and coming up with five is a mistake. Marrying the wrong person is a mistake. Those young men didn't make a mistake. They committed crimes.

Not babies by Stephanie Jackson - Letter to the Editor

Date: 2/16/2008
The Post and Courier
I am tired of hearing about how sorry we should feel for these "kids." They were not, as quoted, "young boys playing cops and robbers." They were 17 and 19 years old, not 7 and 9 years old.

Sanford pushes 3 key reforms at North Charleston business

Date: 1/29/2008
By Warren Wise
The Post and Courier
Tuesday, January 29, 2008
Standing in the middle of a glass fabrication company in North Charleston, Gov. Mark Sanford on Monday called on the Legislature to pass three key reforms by mid-February on immigration, DUI and small-business health insurance.

15-year old charged with murder

Date: 1/29/2008
Victim shot to death outside home
By Noah Haglund, Nadine Parks
The Post and Courier
Friday, January 25, 2008
A 15-year-old boy has been charged with murder in Monday night's shooting death of Adolphus Simmons at Bradford Apartments in North Charleston.