Lawyers Are New Target for Scammers

Even lawyers are not immune to scammers. According to the Wall Street Journal, fraudsters are now targeting law firms in an attempt to swindle the firms out of millions of dollars. The Scheme How are fraudsters able to lure lawyers into their scheme? Scammers pose as new clients living abroad. Through an elaborate scheme utilizing false … [Read more...]

GoDaddy Outage Took Out Strom Law Firm

If you were trying to access Strom Law Firm’s site on Monday, chances are you did not get through because of an outage resulting from a GoDaddy hack. GoDaddy is an internet registrar that hosts more than 5 million websites and email accounts, many of which belong to small businesses, like Strom Law Firm. Hacked According to Fox News, the … [Read more...]

A Dog’s 500 Mile Journey

One Myrtle Beach dog is living proof of the saying, “Man’s Best Friend”. According to ABC News, A three-year-old black Labrador dog named Bucky traveled 500 miles from Virginia to Myrtle Beach in hopes of reuniting with his owner. Bucky’s Story Bucky’s owner, Mark Wessells, took Bucky to live with his father in Winchester, Va after … [Read more...]

Help Find Gabrielle Swainson!

Gabrielle Swainson, 15, disappeared from her home in the early hours of Saturday, August 18. At the time of her disappearance, her mother, Elvia Swainson, was working away from the home. Gabrielle was supposed to start her sophomore year of high school at Ridge View High School last week. Gabrielle’s search is garnering nationwide attention. … [Read more...]

Top Travel Critics Love Charleston, South Carolina

Two travel enthusiasts say the Charleston, SC area is the place to be. Celebrity Chef Tom Colicchio collaborating with American Express Travel, and Dr. Stephen P. Leatherman, better known as Dr. Beach, share their favorite things about Charleston. American Express Travel put together a food and wine itinerary for those planning a trip to … [Read more...]

Back-to-School Means No Pork and No Football?!

As children everywhere are going back to school, one college is taking an unorthodox approach to help fight the obesity epidemic. Paul Quinn College in Texas recently instituted a ban on pork. School President, Michael J. Sorrell has made healthy eating a priority for the Historically Black College since taking office five years ago. Sorrell … [Read more...]

Olympic Imposter

Chances are you probably watched the Olympic Games opening ceremony on Friday, and if you did, you probably saw an Olympic imposter, dressed in red, marching beside India’s Olympic delegation. The woman marched along side India’s flag bearer Sushil Kumar, stood out in her red hoodie and turquoise pants. The India delegation was all wearing … [Read more...]

Good News for the Port of Charleston!

South Carolina Lawyers The South Carolina economy may see a boom in coming years because of the Port of Charleston. President Obama announced Wednesday that the Port of Charleston was one of seven infrastructure projects that would be expedited. The goal of these projects is to modernize and expand major ports in the United … [Read more...]

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