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Citadel graduates commission into military service

Monday, May 30, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Citadel Class of 2016 graduate Evan Maes of Summerville has commissioned into the U.S. Air Force.

Sedgefield Middle students enjoy ‘Porgy and Bess’

Sedgefield Middle students enjoy ‘Porgy and Bess’
Monday, May 30, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The show has been sold out for months and is now receiving rave reviews from both local and national media, but some lucky eighth-graders got a …

Fundraising gala planned for Center for Birds of Prey

Monday, May 30, 2016 9:53 a.m.

This year marks 25 years of avian science and wildlife conservation at the Avian Conservation Center and Center for Birds of Prey (www.thecenterforbirdsofprey.org) and to celebrate, their popular annual fundraiser will return to the Center’s campus on Saturday, October 15 for Wild at Wingswood 2016.

On Vacation - Italy

On Vacation - Italy
Sunday, May 29, 2016 2:41 p.m.

Mount Pleasant resident honored by national foundation

Mount Pleasant resident honored by national foundation
Sunday, May 29, 2016 9:50 a.m.

Janet Myder of Mount Pleasant, co-founder of the Lowcountry Myasthenia Gravis (MG) Support Group, was honored as “Volunteer of the …

Mt. Pleasant 7th-grader honored by talent identification program

Mt. Pleasant 7th-grader honored by talent identification program
Sunday, May 29, 2016 10:24 a.m.

Durham, N.C. — Charles (Charlie) Medlock of Mount Pleasant, a seventh-grader at Charleston County School of the Arts for Vocal, was among a …

Crime in the Creek

Sunday, May 29, 2016 12:01 p.m.

A disagreement between two groups of friends turned into an outside altercation next to the Guacamole Bar and Grille in Goose Creek May 21, according to an incident report. Two officers on patrol due to “an extremely large number of individuals in the area,” broke up a physical fight that started after security guards escorted the …

Horticulture Hotline - More is not better when dealing with control products

Sunday, May 29, 2016 8:57 a.m.

If you like the fragrance of magnolias and gardenias, what a great time of year to work in the yard or take a walk. Two weeks ago, I was smelling the thick intoxicating smell of banana shrubs, and now, the clean smell of the gardenias and magnolias. The weather has been cool enough to make those outside jobs enjoyable.

Rotary Auxiliary’s 93rd spring picnic

Rotary Auxiliary’s 93rd spring picnic
Sunday, May 29, 2016 1:51 p.m.

Mount Pleasant’s Rogers advances to French Open quarterfinals UPDATED

Mount Pleasant’s Rogers advances to French Open quarterfinals
Sunday, May 29, 2016 12:30 p.m.

The crowd at Roland Garros erupted in approval as a true underdog stood in the middle of the historic clay court reveling in the biggest win of her …

Representing Whitesides

Representing Whitesides
Sunday, May 29, 2016 1:54 p.m.

The Whitesides Student Council was very busy this 2015-16 academic school year. Their community involvement included working with One80 Place, East …

Karen White set to release new novel

Karen White set to release new novel
Sunday, May 29, 2016 6:55 a.m.

Since Karen White burst onto the publishing scene, she has written 11 New York Times bestsellers, created a beloved series, and left readers on the …

Rare blooms lure botanists to Berkeley County’s orchid hotspot

Rare blooms lure botanists to Berkeley County’s orchid hotspot
Sunday, May 29, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Welcome to Orchid Alley. Google mapping the name won’t help you find this location, however. Its secrets are spread by word of mouth among …

Editorial Cartoon

Editorial Cartoon
Sunday, May 29, 2016 12:00 p.m.

Local students graduate Clemson University

Saturday, May 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Local residents received degrees at Clemson University’s May 7, 2016, commencement ceremonies.

Statewide deer harvest decreases in 2015

Saturday, May 28, 2016 9:35 a.m.

Results of the 2015 Deer Hunter Survey conducted by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources indicate that the statewide harvest of deer decreased about 4 percent last season, not surprising given the poor hunting conditions last fall.

Local students named to Coastal dean’s list

Saturday, May 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Approximately 1,940 students have made the Spring Semester 2016 dean’s list for academic achievement at Coastal Carolina University.

Berkeley High School UPDATED

Saturday, May 28, 2016 12:22 p.m.

Class of 2016

Berkeley top students recognized at Breakfast of Champions

Berkeley top students recognized at Breakfast of Champions
Saturday, May 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

On May 24, students, administrators, parents, and faculty gathered at Charleston Southern University for the 19th Annual Breakfast of Champions. The …

Local boy fulfills dream of becoming Eagle Scout

Saturday, May 28, 2016 9:36 a.m.

Since he was eight years old, Will Frame has had two wishes – to become an Eagle Scout and to become a Walt Disney animator.

Cane Bay athletes ink deals

Cane Bay athletes ink deals
Saturday, May 28, 2016 9:01 a.m.

It’s days like Wednesday that make Tim McDowell’s job especially enjoyable.

Tropical storm warning still in effect for coast

Saturday, May 28, 2016 8:14 a.m.

A storm now swirling about 265 miles southeast of Charleston did not strenghten overnight as forecasters predicted, but the South Carolina coast remains under a tropical storm warning nonetheless.

Saturday, May 28, 2016 8:49 p.m.

ALBACH, Evelyn Vereen Smith, 69, of Hanahan, wife of Frank F. Albach, died. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home of North Charleston.

Summerville High graduation UPDATED

Saturday, May 28, 2016 11:08 p.m.

Summerville High held its graduation May 28 at the North Charleston Coliseum

Moncks Corner recognizes employees

Moncks Corner recognizes employees
Saturday, May 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Moncks Corner Mayor Michael Lockliear honored town employees Marilyn Baker, Lisa Hancock and Doug Polen for their achievements and service at the May …

Wild Dunes Resort completes major renovations

Wild Dunes Resort completes major renovations
Saturday, May 28, 2016 7:46 a.m.

Wild Dunes Resort has announced a number of extensive renovations have been completed at its AAA Four Diamond rated Boardwalk Inn.

Fort Dorchester High graduation UPDATED

Saturday, May 28, 2016 12:01 p.m.

On May 28, 447 seniors crossed the stage at the North Charleston Coliseum as the 22nd graduating class of Fort Dorchester High School.

Local students awarded Accelerate scholarships

Saturday, May 28, 2016 8:48 p.m.

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce awarded 75 Accelerate Greater Charleston (AGC) Scholarships on May 10 in front of a packed room of business and educational leaders, proud parents and family members and eager students. The scholarships fuel Career Academy graduates across the Charleston metro to continue their education by paying for two …

Mt. Pleasant resident releases book on grief and recovery

Mt. Pleasant resident releases book on grief and recovery
Saturday, May 28, 2016 7:54 a.m.

Mount Pleasant resident Pete Masalin has released his first book, “The Sorrow of Loss, The Wisdom of Recovery: A Narrative of an Unwanted …

Berkeley top students recognized at Breakfast of Champions

Berkeley top students recognized at Breakfast of Champions
Saturday, May 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

On May 24, students, administrators, parents, and faculty gathered at Charleston Southern University for the 19th Annual Breakfast of Champions. The …

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