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2:59 am on Tuesday March 16, 2010

Ill again: Celebrity Mercury cruise cuts trip short after 342 fall sick (updated)

Image by Flickr user Bret Arnett First reporting: The Celebrity Mercury cruise has become, well, rather ill fated once again: The ship came back to port early after 342 fell sick. The Charleston Regional Business Journal has details. For those...
3:30 am on Friday March 5, 2010

Just when you thought it was over, 55 fall ill on Celebrity Mercury

Image by Flickr user Irina Souiki Despite an intensive day of disinfecting, visits from the Center for Disease Control, and proper diagnosis of the nasty little bug, the Celebrity Mercury is still battling with passengers falling ill with the...
6:55 am on Friday February 26, 2010

Over 400 are sick on cruise ship that departed from Charleston (updated x2)

Image by Flickr user B RosenAround 300 guests aboard Celebrity Mercury cruise ship that departed from Charleston on February 15th have fallen ill with a stomach ailment and have overwhelmed the the ship's medical facilities. The source of the...
2:00 am on Thursday September 17, 2009

College of Charleston ups their swine flu count to 120

Image by Flickr user ҮImage by 20090917-swine.jpg The College of Charleston has released their most updated count on swine flu cases and the tally comes to a whopping 120 cases in the past two weeks. And The Citadel has charted a couple dozen of its...