Tuesday’s headlines: Boroughs chosen to be state’s next U.S. attorney

An earlier version of today’s headlines said five children were found dead in a vehicle. The children were actually found unconscious and unconscious. They are now in stable condition, according to reports.

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President Joe Biden appealed to Columbia attorney Adair Boroughs be the next US Attorney for South Carolina to oversee federal prosecutors in the state.

The former Justice Department tax attorney and former congressional candidate is reportedly joining the US Attorney’s Office for South Carolina as he wraps up the investigation into the failed $9 billion nuclear power project of the state and was continuing an investigation into alleged financial crimes of disgrace. Hampton County attorney Alex Murdaugh. Boroughs, a graduate of Stanford Law School, is the former executive director of Charleston Legal Access.

In other titles:

Mount Pleasant could see a property tax increase over 15 years. A proposed referendum in November will ask voters and residents of Mount Pleasant to pay a higher property tax for 15 years to fund $50 million in recreational improvements. As proposed, nearly $40 million of the money would be used to develop the city portion of the 245-acre park site on Rifle Range Road and renovations to the Park West swimming pool, development of a network of trails multi-use called Mount Pleasant Way, green space and land preservation.

The community of Beefield will be part of the Charleston County Historic District. The African-American settlement community of Beefield on Folly Road has been designated as an official Charleston County Historic District. According to the Historic Charleston Foundation, the Beefield community was purchased by a group of African-American families after the Civil War in the late 1860s. Two battles associated with the Civil War took place on the grounds. Beefield is the second community to receive official historic designation.

Harris to speak to the SC Democratic Party in Colombia. Vice President Kamala Harris will be a keynote speaker at the South Carolina Democratic Party’s 2022 Blue Palmetto Dinner on June 10, ahead of the state party’s regular state convention scheduled for This weekend.

North Charleston police are denying charges after five children were found unresponsive in a vehicle. The North Charleston Police Department is not expected to lay any criminal charges after find five unresponsive children in a car last week. After an investigation, officials said they found the vehicle malfunctioned and released carbon monoxide and hydrogen cyanide into the vehicle after starting.

Hotel with 50 rooms proposed near the City Market. A new 50-room hotel has been proposed in the French Quarter of downtown Charleston in a property currently housing a convenience store. The Charleston Zoning Appeals Board is scheduled to hear the request at its June 7 meeting.

An earlier version of today’s headlines said five children were found dead in a vehicle. The children were actually found unconscious and unconscious. They are now in stable condition, according to reports.

city ​​paper regret this mistake.


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