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River cleanup effort seeking volunteers

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 12:50 p.m.

The national river conservation organization American Rivers will join Charleston Waterkeeper, Keep Dorchester County Beautiful and local citizens on Sept. 17 to clean up trash from the Ashley Scenic River between Jessen Landing and the future Ashley River Park site.

Deadly equine disease reported in Berkeley County

Deadly equine disease reported in Berkeley County
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 12:01 p.m.

A case of a deadly, mosquito-borne disease that affects horses has been reported in Berkeley County.

DD2 looks at ACT results

DD2 looks at ACT results
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 8:47 a.m.

While South Carolina’s ACT results fall below the national composite score, DD2 prevails with the leading composite score across all tri- …

On Vacation - Netherlands

On Vacation - Netherlands
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 1:56 p.m.

Shots fired, but no injuries during Goose Creek home invasion

Shots fired, but no injuries during Goose Creek home invasion
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 7:20 a.m.

Shots were fired during a home invasion robbery in Goose Creek early Tuesday morning, but officers say there were no injuries.

DCSO: Intoxicated naked man punches deputy, fracturing face

DCSO: Intoxicated naked man punches deputy, fracturing face
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 1:17 p.m.

A Summerville man accused of being intoxicated and naked punched a Dorchester County deputy in the face during a disturbance call Saturday, according …

American dream is on life support

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 12:28 a.m.

What is the American Dream? Does it even exist anymore? What became of the idea that “you can be anything that you want to be?”

Bishop England vs. West Ashley gallery UPDATED

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 3:54 p.m.

Bishop England defeated West Ashley, 21-16, on Friday, Aug. 26 at Jack Cantey Stadium on Daniel Island.

Summerville girls looking forward to taking on Region 7-AAAAA

Summerville girls looking forward to taking on Region 7-AAAAA
Monday, August 29, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The Summerville High School girls’ tennis team returns its top six players from a team that finished 14-7 with a 6-2 mark in its region last …

Wolves get in win column; Cross on deck

Wolves get in win column; Cross on deck
Monday, August 29, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Timberland High School coach Art Craig was certainly glad to get the Wolves’ Week 1 game behind him.

East Cooper football stat leaders UPDATED

East Cooper football stat leaders
Monday, August 29, 2016 4:17 p.m.

The East Cooper football individual statistic leaders through Week 1 of the 2016 season.

Residents angered over honeybee deaths UPDATED

Residents angered over honeybee deaths
Monday, August 29, 2016 4:44 p.m.

An attempt to kill mosquitoes appears to have also killed a bunch of honeybees.

Critically acclaimed guitarist Stephane Wrembel is coming to Awendaw Green

Critically acclaimed guitarist Stephane Wrembel is coming to Awendaw Green
Monday, August 29, 2016 10:48 a.m.

Critically acclaimed guitarist Stephane Wrembel will perform with his band at Awendaw Green - 4853 U.S. 17 North in Awendaw - on Wednesday, Sept. 7. …

Anderson to base WBCBL team in the Lowcountry

Anderson to base WBCBL team in the Lowcountry
Monday, August 29, 2016 12:43 a.m.

Ciara Anderson is searching for professional-caliber women’s basketball players interested in joining a developmental team based in the …

Bar association holds voter registration drive throughout Charleston area

Monday, August 29, 2016 12:31 p.m.

The Charleston County Bar Association (CCBA) is holding a voter registration drive for the 2016 general election. “Spread the L.O.V.E.” (Law Office Voting Effort) runs from now until Sept. 15 and is a campaign to encourage participation in the electoral process.

Newest BHS Hall of Fame class announced UPDATED

Monday, August 29, 2016 1:29 p.m.

Berkeley High School is close to adding to the legacy of four past student-athletes and one championship team.

Academic Magnet tops Oceanside; Coastal, First Baptist, PCA roll UPDATED

Academic Magnet tops Oceanside; Coastal, First Baptist, PCA roll
Monday, August 29, 2016 12:58 p.m.

Academic Magnet opened its regular season with a 36-0 shutout of Oceanside Collegiate on Friday.

Wine and Food to kick off festival season with event at The Citadel

Monday, August 29, 2016 1:27 p.m.

Charleston Wine + Food will officially launch its 2017 season with the release of full schedule and tickets Thursday, Sept. 15 at 8 a.m. To coincide with the release, the festival will host a locally inspired celebration, Grand Slam Jam, presented by Big Green Egg and supported by Charleston Magazine, at The Citadel’s College Park Field.

Wando’s Brown voted Week 0 Player of the Week; Week 1 nominees released UPDATED

Wando’s Brown voted Week 0 Player of the Week; Week 1 nominees released
Monday, August 29, 2016 2:52 p.m.

Wando senior defensive back Ja’Rel Brown was voted the South Atlantic Bank Week 0 East Cooper Player of the Week.

Peggy Simmons McQuown

Peggy Simmons McQuown
Monday, August 29, 2016 5:01 p.m.

Peggy Simmons McQuown, 85, of Greenwood, SC, passed away on Sunday, August 28, 2016 at HospiceCare of the Piedmont.

Annual Heroes Run set for Sept. 10 on Daniel Island

Monday, August 29, 2016 11:52 a.m.

Travis Manion Foundation to Host Annual 9/11 Heroes Run in Charleston with Two Special Guests of Honor

Citadel, CSU agree to renew football rivalry

Citadel, CSU agree to renew football rivalry

For the Independent

Monday, August 29, 2016 1:04 p.m.

The Citadel and Charleston Southern have agreed to renew their football rivalry, Bulldogs athletic director Jim Senter said Monday.

Baker Motor Co. to park new dealership in Summerville

Baker Motor Co. to park new dealership in Summerville

For the Journal Scene

Monday, August 29, 2016 1:47 p.m.

Tommy Baker is expanding his stable of luxury cars to Summerville.

Staying busy with the bees

Staying busy with the bees
Monday, August 29, 2016 9:33 a.m.

The buzz coming from a hive of busy bees tells most people to step away – a self-preservation instinct to prevent getting stung.

RedHawks 2-5 heading into off week

RedHawks 2-5 heading into off week
Sunday, August 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Lowcountry RedHawks head into a short break with a 2-5 record.

Business Kudos

Sunday, August 28, 2016 1:35 p.m.

Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce has received a one-time monetary award to be used for talent development initiatives to fuel the region’s talent pipeline.

Howard joins Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance

Howard joins Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance
Sunday, August 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

South Carolina Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Co. recently contracted with Josh Howard to serve as an agent in the Summerville office located at 315 N. …

2016 Race for The Ark

Sunday, August 28, 2016 7:40 p.m.

Pictures from the annual Race for The Ark in Summerville Aug. 27. Photos by Roger Lee/Journal Scene

Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts offer free haircut coupon to blood and platelet donors in September

Sunday, August 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts are teaming up to offer a free haircut coupon to those who come out to donate blood or platelets during September.

Horticulture Hotline - Advice for the battle against cockroaches

Sunday, August 28, 2016 10:23 a.m.

Over the weekend, Paul Mulkey and I got a call during “The Garden Clinic” (Saturdays from noon to 1, on 1250 WTMA) about a cockroach that was mainly living outside the caller’s house. The caller didn’t think it was an American cockroach (aka Palmetto Bug), so I was thinking it must be an oriental cockroach. The oriental …

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