Cpl. Spencer Daily was accused of shooting and killing fellow airplane technician Cpl. Tyler P. Wallingford at the Marine Corps Air Station in Beaufort last year. Daily was identified as the main suspect and taken into custody shortly after the incident.
Thomas Novelly reports on crime, growth and development as well as military issues in Berkeley and Dorchester counties. Previously, he was a reporter at the Courier Journal in Louisville, Kentucky. He is a fan of Southern rock, bourbon and horse racing.
Ecstasy, scientifically called MDMA, is an illegal psychoactive drug culturally associated with rave culture, dance parties and music festivals. But studies in South Carolina are showing that it can help veterans with severe PTSD.
A trial starting this week in the Air Force will give airmen up to three tries on their physical fitness test before their final assessment. It comes after two airmen died at Shaw Air Force base after taking the test.
Through Friday, a fleet of ships with the Navy dubbed Carrier Strike Group 4 will be jamming navigation systems as low as 50 feet above ground up to 40,000 feet above ground. The FAA said in a flight advisory on Monday that the test "may result in unreliable or unavailable GPS signal."
Car dealerships, tailors, supplement stores, vape shops, bars, federal credit unions and cheap eats all advertise to and rely on young men and women in uniform that are armed with consistent paychecks and practically no living expenses. But these shops also live in fear of South Carolina's bases closing.
The 2020 Charleston Home + Design Show is hosting a lecture about the city's master builders and the enslaved artisans who made some of Charleston's most iconic estates.
John Q. Kelly, a high-profile attorney from New York has been hired to investigate the death of Kadie Major. He has made headlines for representing the estate of Nicole Brown Simpson against O.J. Simpson and the family of Natalee Holloway.
As one of the first game wardens in South Carolina history, Pressley Reeves was a hated man in the Dorchester countryside for keeping poachers from killing too many animals and fish trappers from raiding the Edisto River. It was no surprise that he ended up killed in cold blood.
Nestled off U.S. Highway 52 is Google's sprawling 500-acre campus. It has themed street names such as Android Aly, the Users Way and Reboot Road. But the company's financial details are far less public.
As tensions between the U.S. and Iran peak, military bases in South Carolina are increasing security measures for the safety of soldiers, airmen, Marines and sailors.