The Columbia City Ballet is producing a multimedia performance called “Emanuel 9” in commemoration of the Mother Emanuel shooting. Source: P&C/Free Times

With state midterm primaries over, is Gov. Nikki Haley a lame duck? Source: The State

Congressman Mark Sanford said political decision makers dont necessarily need to live along the coast to appreciate anxiety of climate change, but he sees “a clear sliding scale on environmental issues” with coastal legislators . Source: P&C

Former DHEC director Catherine Templeton says she hasn’t decided whether she’ll run for governor. “Whether it’s me or somebody better than me,” she told the P&C about the potential field. Source: P&C

Dateline Mt. Pleasant via AP: “Decade After Housing Peaked: Owners Richer, Renters Hurting”

Environmental groups are threatening a lawsuit over a plastic seawall built on Isle of Palms that they say is preventing sea turtles from nesting on local beaches. Source: The State

P&C columnist Brian Hicks dismissed traffic studies showing a minimal impact from a proposed Ashley River bridge bike lane, saying that the study underestimates the delays and that Charleston City Council is poised to scrap the idea completely. Source: P&C

Irmo native and Coastal Carolina golfer Dustin Johnson nabbed his first major win at the US Open near Pittsburgh, Penn. yesterday, thanks in part to a clutch approach shot from 190 yards out hit within 3 feet of the pin. Source: Sun News, The State

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