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Legislators pre-file bills

Thursday, December 18, 2014 5:01 a.m.

Local legislative delegation members have pre-filed a number of bills dealing with issues ranging from term limits to education funding.

State 4-H program putting ‘Science on the Move’

Thursday, December 18, 2014 12:01 a.m.

South Carolina teens are building rockets to launch themselves – and their peers – to potential careers in science.

Two join Carolina One

Thursday, December 18, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Carolina One Real Estate has announced that Tamiko Humphrise and Jane Kennedy have associated with the firm’s Summerville Main Street office.

Casey brings inspiring Christmas message

Thursday, December 18, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The annual Omega Jefferson Christmas Breakfast Program, conducted by the Adult Missionary Auxiliary of the Day Dawn Baptist Church was held Dec. 10 …

Weatherman pays a visit

Thursday, December 18, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Chief Meteorologist Rob Fowler, with WCBD-TV News 2, visited Eagle Nest Elementary School on Dec. 1. Pictured is Fowler demonstrating an anemometer …

Historian to hold signing at Okra Grill UPDATED

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 1:00 p.m.

Writer and historian Suzannah Smith Miles will be signing her book, “The Islands: Sullivan’s Island and Isle of Palms, An Illustrated History,” and …

Police Blotter – Third time is not a charm for shoplifter

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 6:07 a.m.

Loss prevention officers detained a woman and called police after suspecting her of shoplifting.

Some birthday advice ...

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:07 a.m.

My birthday was last week, and it’s astonishing that I’ve survived 54 years on this planet relatively unscathed. I say “relatively” because I’ve had my heart broken (by a human) and my skull cracked (by a horse).

Swamp Fox grapplers are 2 for 2 at tournaments

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 2:01 p.m.

The Ashley Ridge wrestling team won its second tournament of the 2014-15 season last week.

Angel giving

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 3:01 p.m.

Mellow Mushroom served as a drop-off site for the Dorchester Children’s Center Angel Tree program sponsored by Lutes Property Services Co. Mellow …

Pastries with Pete

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 1:01 p.m.

Christmas music walk set for Friday

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 10:32 a.m.

The annual Music Walk of Churches will take place on Friday, Dec. 19 at 5 p.m. The walk will begin at the Church of the Epiphany, 210 Central Avenue, and continue to the chapel of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church and then to the sanctuary of St Luke’s. Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a flashlight. One may join …

Obituaries

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Josephine “Josie” Risher Singletary, 81, of Pinopolis, wife of M. Farrell Singletary, passed away Wednesday, December 3, 2014, in Life Care Center of Charleston.

Student Kudos

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:15 p.m.

The Webb School recently announced its A and B honor rolls for the first quarter of the 2014-15 school year.

Letters to the Editor

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 7:26 a.m.

Dear Editor:

Christmas brought peace during World War I

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 9:00 a.m.

World War I broke out in Europe in 1914. It was a war like no other because of all the new technology and airplanes that were used for the first time in battle.

The Day After, ‘Twas

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 11:24 p.m.

Clement Clarke Moore wrote the poem “Twas the Night Before Christmas” in 1822. With the poem being read around the tree this year, here’s my version.

Winners of the Parade of Boats announced

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:22 p.m.

The 33rd Annual Holiday Parade of Boats, produced by the City of Charleston and the Charleston Sail and Power Squadron, was held in Charleston Harbor on Saturday, Dec. 13. Thousands of spectators viewed the parade along the route from Mt. Pleasant to Charleston.

Hehn resigns as Town Administrator, replacement announced

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:12 a.m.

Marc Hehn, Moncks Corner Town Administrator, announced his resignation during an executive session at the end of the Dec. 16 town council meeting.

Parade of Boats aboard The Osprey

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:00 p.m.

The Parade of Boats is an annual tradition in Charleston Harbor. Thousands of spectators line the shore as dozens of boats run single file along the …

Huger man among 3 arrested on cocaine charges

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 3:50 p.m.

A Huger man was among three people arrested Friday, Dec. 12, on weapon and narcotic charges after members of the Charleston Police Department Special Investigations Unit executed a search warrant at 138-E Alexander Street, according to a Charleston P.D. report.

Twas the Day After Christmas

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:07 a.m.

Clement Clarke Moore wrote the poem “Twas the Night Before Christmas” in 1822. With the poem being read around the tree this year, here’s my version.

Sober or slammer?: Officers remind folks to not drink and drive UPDATED

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 7:19 a.m.

‘Tis the season to be participating in Christmas and New Year’s Eve parties, but local law enforcement is encouraging everyone to not spend their …

Goose Creek Legion post to hold toy giveaway

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:01 p.m.

The Goose Creek American Legion Post 166 will hold its annual Toys for Tots giveaway Saturday, Dec. 20.

Goose Creek vs. Hanahan in Wrestling

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 10:26 a.m.

Photos by Rob Gantt

Rotary brings happy holidays to tots

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Pounding pavement

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 7:25 a.m.

This is the second year for the Running Club at Spann Elementary School.  This club meets on Early Release days to improve physical fitness. The club …

Business Kudos

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:06 p.m.

Escapada Living, a leader in women’s apparel and resort wear, has been ranked #3 on the ‘Roaring Twenties’ list, SC Biz News’ annual awards that recognize top performing companies within South Carolina.

14-0: Perfection a work in progress

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:12 a.m.

It is an overused cliché that state championships aren’t won or lost in August in September. Seasons are 10 games long for a reason.

Bailey named finalist

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 10:48 a.m.

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