Harvard Glee Club to perform in Charleston

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:24 p.m.

Honoring its historic ties to the Holy City’s Unitarian Church

Suspicious package investigated near entrance to I’On - no threat detected

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 8:38 a.m.

Units have cleared from the scene in I’On where a suspicious package was being investigated.

SC BlueCross names Dr. Shawn Stinson Chief Medical Officer

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:17 a.m.

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina has appointed Shawn Stinson, M.D., vice president of clinical innovation and chief medical officer. He will lead BlueCross’ collaboration with the South Carolina medical community to transform health care to improve the individual’s care experience, improve population health and reduce costs. …

Economic Forecast Luncheon UPDATED

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:24 p.m.

The Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce held its annual Economic Forecast Luncheon & awards presentations on Tuesday.

Robert J. “Bob” Habenicht

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:12 p.m.

Robert J. “Bob” Habenicht, 81, of North Vernon, IN formerly of Charleston, SC passed away on Friday, January 23, 2015 at his home.

North Charleston author inspires dreamers to act in new book

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:36 p.m.

This week marks the nationwide release of “From Star Dreams to Stardom,” a motivational new book by author LaTonya Renee.

Record-breaking year for giving back on Daniel Island

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:12 a.m.

The master-planned island town community of Daniel Island has established a community-wide legacy of giving back by using its transfer fee-funded …

And the award goes to ....

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:36 p.m.

On Thursday, Jan. 22, Clay Hill Elementary held their 2nd Quarter Awards Program. Pictured are some of the fifth-graders with their awards and their …

Sangaree Elementary School receives $5,000 grant

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:58 a.m.

Sangaree Elementary School has received a $5,000 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant for Project GROW.

Parents invited to presentation on resiliency

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 2:04 p.m.

Dr. Robert Brooks, nationally known speaker and author of books such as “Raising Resilient Children,” will give a presentation on resiliency in youth on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 6:30 p.m. in Pinewood Preparatory School’s Smith Hall.

Spots still available for writers’ workshop

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:31 p.m.

Writers still have time to sign up for the once-in-a-lifetime writing workshop Story Masters in Charleston on Feb. 5-8.

School news and kudos

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:47 p.m.

A total of 23 Trident Technical College students have been recognized by Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges for 2015.

No final RFP yet

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 7:11 a.m.

Attorneys are still going over a request for proposals (RFP) for Dorchester District Two.

Spice things up with Indian cooking class

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:00 a.m.

The Local Palate and The Coastal Cupboard present a four-course Indian cooking class by accomplished chef Lavanya Sabin on Feb. 20 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The cooking demonstration will include four delicious Indian courses with unique wine pairings and will be hosted at The Coastal Cupboard in Mount Pleasant.

Charleston Listens – Communication is happening constantly; be mindful

By Julie Chapman

Special to the Moultrie News

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:32 p.m.

One warm June afternoon, a hundred miles from civilization, deep in the jungle of the Amazon River Basin, I entered an oval communal home belonging …

Soccer players carry on charitable tradition

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:13 p.m.

A group of high school soccer players set out at the crack of dawn on a Saturday last month headed for the Kiawah Island Golf Resort.

PCA Lego team builds to victory

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:20 p.m.

On Dec. 6, Lego league team 2240, The Brick Bosses, won the Mount Pleasant regional competition. The team consisted of fifth- through eighth-graders …

Charleston VA continues to achieve 5-Star rating, top 10% nationwide ranking while becoming sixth fastest growing VA in U.S.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:16 a.m.

The Ralph H. Johnson VA was again rated a 5-Star medical center, the highest possible rating according to VA’s Strategic Analytics for Improvement and Learning Value (SAIL) model, and became the sixth fastest growing VA in the U.S. for percentage patient growth in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2014. This rating, which ranks the …

Enjoy Lowcountry landscapes at new exhibit

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:00 a.m.

Local artist J. Christian Snedeker brings exquisitely detailed oil paintings of the Lowcountry to Ella Walton Richardson Fine Art in a new show, which runs from Feb. 2-28.

Bookworm bonanza

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:11 p.m.

The Friends of the Summerville Library held their Gigantic Book Sale last weekend at the American Legion building on Sumter Avenue. For the first …

A hunter’s choice: scopes, binoculars and range finders

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

We sat around the fire one holiday evening swapping hunting stories and entered into a discussion about optics in the field. My buddy told me about a hunting trip that he took out West with his dad some years ago. Sitting atop a ridge “glassing” for elk, my friend’s father directed their attention to a herd some 400-plus yards …

Robinson, Ott plan June wedding

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:11 p.m.

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Robinson of Summerville, SC are pleased to announce the engagement of their son Bradford Jack Robinson of Summerville to Virginia …

College of Charleston theatre to stage eccentric comedy ‘Blithe Spirit’

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:00 a.m.

The Department of Theatre and Dance in the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present Noel Coward’s bizarre comic play “Blithe Spirit.”

Police Blotter – Ex-girlfriend won’t let breakup go

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:18 p.m.

Police were called to check on a possibly intoxicated person walking down the road one night. According to the report, they found a man matching the description leaning against a fence for support.

DEW: Jobless rate falls, workforce grows in Berkeley County

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Berkeley County’s labor force is growing, and its number of jobless persons is shrinking from November to December, according to numbers …

Laing STEM program top 10 in nation

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:25 p.m.

Charleston County School District is proud to announce that Laing Middle School has been selected as a finalist for the Florida Educational Technology Conference (FETC) STEM Excellence Awards.

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:25 p.m.

The Moultrie News recently had some very interesting discussions by some of the town leaders.

Panthers move into second place

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 3:01 p.m.

The Pinewood Prep boys defeated First Baptist School of Charleston 63-53 Friday night to move into second place in their region.

Protesters ask County Council to denounce DeWitt

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:44 a.m.

Protesters greeted attendees of the Jan. 26 regular meeting of Berkeley County Council.

BCSO reserve deputy arrested on domestic violence charge

Monday, January 26, 2015 5:01 p.m.

A Berkeley County reserve sheriff’s deputy was arrested Sunday on a charge of criminal domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature, as …

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