This 8-foot alligator was seen roaming Bluffton's Pinecrest neighborhood for at least a year, but things came to a head Saturday night when the alligator was found in the middle of the street and residents could not pass by. As the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Department responded, the alligator moved onto a front porch and yard nearby. Following S.C. Department of Natural Resources guidelines for gators of its size and location, it was captured and euthanized.
A red tail boa constrictor was found in December of 2015 in Robinson Preserve in Florida. The snake is now at Wildlife Inc. in Bradenton Beach. Florida has been dealing with the problem of invasive species, such as boa constrictors and pythons, after people release them into the wild.
These huge alligators were all harvested right here in the waters of the Lowcountry during past alligator hunting seasons by customers of the Red Bluff Lodge and the owner and professional guide Jim Boone.
Former FBI Director James Comey announced the FBI investigation into Russia and the 2016 election on March 20. Just seven weeks later, he was fired. Here's a timeline of the many twists and turns that have happened since.
Charter schools are typically created when parents feel their children need something different than what the current public schools can offer. But how does the process work? And where does the money to build the school facility come from?
NASCAR driver Aric Almirola was determined to keep his promise to Devin on Wednesday by walking him down the runway during the Catwalk for a cause event at Statesville Municipal Airport. Almirola suffered a compression fracture of the vertebra when he was involved in a fiery crash during last weekend's Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway.
Local communities have towns, rivers, locations that are commonly mispronounced by visitors, transplants and occasionally locals. We picked a few Lowcountry words and asked people on the street to pronounce them. Some got them right, some, even locals, did not.