“While certainly the national debt is different than the county debt, it’s still debt.”

Rep. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) on the lessons he learned from years on the Charleston County Council. Source: The Post and Courier

$1 million

The amount a local man won in the Mega Millions lottery on Jan. 4. The winning ticket was sold at the Kangaroo Express at 42 Center St. on Folly Beach.

“I didn’t know the Taliban watches Meet the Press.”

Sen. Lindsey Graham on the indignation from Taliban leaders in response to his suggestion earlier this month that Americans would remain in Afghanistan long-term to protect stability in the country. “If my idea threatens them, that’s good,” Graham told McClatchy Newspapers.


The estimated cost for removing thousands of dead menhaden that washed up on Folly Beach last week. The small fish were apparent victims of cold waters. Source: The Post and Courier

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