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Pearl the obese dog gradually losing weight 

After six months in the care of DNA rescue and through a careful rehabilitation program, Pearl has lost 15.7 pounds, down from the 76.5 she weighed when she was found as a stray on Kensington Drive in September.
By Tracey McManus

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Slideshow: Columbia County bookings March 16-23

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center March 16-23.

Concern over lunch merits response

Ordinarily, I don’t read the comments about City Ink until at least a year has passed although I do read them in other columns and articles.

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Earthquake shakes Blackville

A "weak" earthquake rocked Blackville, S.C., early this morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey Web site.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Weird clouds got noticed 

While the threat of strong thunderstorms failed to frighten, the strange, swirling clouds got everyone's attention.

Rain deters investigation of fatal shooting 15 years ago

Clifford "Wayne" Williams, 48, had been drinking at the Highlander Pub on Georgia Avenue on Sept. 18, 2000, when he was shot in the chest by another patron.
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