Bluffton Mayor Lisa Sulka recognized Aiden McCarthy, who is a contestant on the Food Network's "Chopped Junior," at the town council meeting on Feb. 14, 2017. The show premiers on Feb. 21 at 8 p.m. with host Ted Allen.
Savannah Mayor Eddie DeLoach spoke at Thursday's City Council meeting about how the city can denounce racism and improve inclusivity following the violent acts in Charlottesville, Va. There are two changes the mayor thinks the city could make to achieve this goal — asking the state to change the name of the Talmadge Bridge and amending Forsyth Park's Confederate monument.
During a press conference about infrastructure held at Trump Tower on Aug. 15, President Donald Trump said that “both sides,” including the “alt-left” were to blame for the violent rally in Charlottesville, VA.
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Clashes between protesters and counterprotesters broke out in Charlottesville, Va. even after a white nationalist rally called 'Unite the Right' was cancelled. At one point a car plowed into a crowd of protesters killing a 32-year-old woman and leaving many others injured. The driver, James Alex Fields Jr., a 20-year-old from Ohio, was charged with second-degree murder.
Rock Hill Mayor Doug Echols said Monday he felt it was important to speak up on Twitter against the white supremacy rally that happened this weekend in Charlottesville, Va. He said he sympathized with the local mayors and governor there who have seen "bigotry" and "hatemongering" come to their area.
Deborah Urato and her husband formed a 'human barricade' on Tuesday to stop a hurricane debris removal crew from cutting down live trees to gain access to a drainage canal along North Forest Beach Drive. Here are a few moments from the standoff.
Katy Perry and America Ferrera were honored by the Human Rights Campaign for their advocacy for equality at the 2017 Los Angeles Gala. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.), singer Troye Sivan, and many other special guests spoke out for America's largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people.
Hurricane Matthew hit Hilton Head Island's South Beach hard, eroding away the dunes and in some cases leaving homes precariously close to the ocean. Since then, sand has been bulldozed to shore up the homes and dune-building sand fences have been erected. Here's what that part of the beach looks like today.