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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.

Rotary Auxiliary’s 93rd spring picnic

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

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 …

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.

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.

Gala to end poverty

Gala to end poverty
Saturday, May 28, 2016 10:39 a.m.

East Cooper Community Outreach hosted its fourth annual Golf Ball and Community Gala last week. The charity event took place at the Daniel Island …

Local dancers take top prizes in dance competitions

Local dancers take top prizes in dance competitions
Saturday, May 28, 2016 8:29 a.m.

Students and instructors from Elite Dance International Studio of Mount Pleasant took home top prizes at recent dance competitions along the east …

Tidelands Bank Summer Kickofff UPDATED

Friday, May 27, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Tidelands Bank held their first annual Summer Kickoff at the main branch on Lowcountry Boulevard in Mount Pleasant on Wednesday, May 25 as a display …

Lifetime hunting, fishing licenses presented to sons of fallen officer

Friday, May 27, 2016 9:34 a.m.

The sons of fallen Greenville Police Officer Allen Jacobs will never have to purchase a hunting or fishing license.

S.I.’s Battery Gadsden Cultural Center bringing in big-name speakers

S.I.’s Battery Gadsden Cultural Center bringing in big-name speakers
Friday, May 27, 2016 6:04 a.m.

Last Thursday night, longtime Sullivan’s Island residents and transplants with a curiosity about the island’s humble history squeezed …

Break a board for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital

Break a board for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital
Friday, May 27, 2016 4:33 a.m.

The crack of boards breaking will help St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital this Saturday, May 21 from 9 a.m. to noon in Mount …

Summer Book Sale will celebrate the life of Cynthia Graham Hurd

Summer Book Sale will celebrate the life of Cynthia Graham Hurd
Friday, May 27, 2016 11:42 a.m.

The Charleston Friends of the Library are proud to present our second book sale of the year at the Main Library of the Charleston County Public …

Treasurer Curtis Loftis announces fourth annual Privately Funded PalmettoBaby Grant Program

Thursday, May 26, 2016 12:06 p.m.

State Treasurer Curtis M. Loftis, Jr. announced that South Carolina’s Future Scholar 529 Plan will celebrate National College Savings Day by continuing its annual PalmettoBaby Grant Program. The privately funded PalmettoBaby Grant Program celebrates both National 529 Day and the success of South Carolina’s Future Scholar 529 College …

Renters beware - Tenant fraud is prevalent

Renters beware - Tenant fraud is prevalent
Thursday, May 26, 2016 2:45 p.m.

A Mount Pleasant couple said they were duped recently by a serial scam artist who they allowed to rent their home.

First Reliance Bank offers 7 tips to avoid online fraud

Thursday, May 26, 2016 10:13 a.m.

Every year, millions of consumers fall victim to cybercrime. According to the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center, in 2014, consumers lost more than $800 million from scams initiated through the web. In recognition of Internet Safety Month in June, First Reliance is highlighting seven tips to help consumers protect themselves from online …

TIF money could mean exciting new projects in store for Mount Pleasant

TIF money could mean exciting new projects in store for Mount Pleasant
Thursday, May 26, 2016 1:25 p.m.

Mount Pleasant Town Council held a special meeting Thursday to discuss the balance of the projects the Tax Increment Finance could fund. The town now …

Francis Marion and Sumter forests get interim supervisor

Francis Marion and Sumter forests get interim supervisor
Thursday, May 26, 2016 1:55 p.m.

Southern Region Regional Forester Tony Tooke has named Cherie Hamilton as interim forest supervisor of the Francis Marion and Sumter National Forests …

MPBA awards scholarships

Thursday, May 26, 2016 3:04 p.m.

With drilling off the table, environmental concern hones in on seismic surveys

With drilling off the table, environmental concern hones in on seismic surveys
Thursday, May 26, 2016 6:03 a.m.

Last Saturday, a group of activists and environmentally minded citizens linked hands in the surf beside the Folly Beach fishing pier as part of Hands …

Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce hosts State of the Military event

Thursday, May 26, 2016 10:47 a.m.

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce will hold the State of the Military event on Wednesday, May 25 from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the U.S.S. Yorktown. The event will feature an overview of Joint Base Charleston from Captain Timothy Sparks, Deputy Commander of Joint Base Charleston, followed by a panel discussion including representatives from several …

Judgment of Charleston features top wines from Napa Valley and Bordeaux

Thursday, May 26, 2016 10:42 a.m.

French Wines Take Top Two Spots, Mira Leads Napa Valley in Third Place

Where do we go from here? - Mount Pleasant Town Council considers growth, heights and more

Where do we go from here? - Mount Pleasant Town Council considers growth, heights and more
Thursday, May 26, 2016 2:46 p.m.

The session was for information only, and laid out the facts, regulations and options concerning these topics.

Red Cross urges blood and platelet donations during challenging summer months

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 3:11 p.m.

Donors can choose their day to help save lives during summer awareness campaign

Actors’ Theatre of SC receives major grant for docudrama on hero, John Laurens UPDATED

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

South Carolina Humanities has awarded Actors’ Theatre of South Carolina a major grant toward a docudrama film based on the play, Radical Son, …

Crafty artists on display at Spoleto

Crafty artists on display at Spoleto
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 9:52 a.m.

Fine Craft Shows Charleston has announced the Piccolo Spoleto Craft Show schedules for 2016. The two weekend shows will be held May 27-29 and June 3- …

East Cooper Community Outreach presents client choice farmers market

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 8:51 a.m.

New initiative to improve healthy food options for clients

People to Watch returns– Send in your nominations for our high-profile feature

People to Watch returns– Send in your nominations for our high-profile feature
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 3:06 p.m.

Got your eye on someone in the local business community who you admire or think does an outstanding job? Let us know!

Learn the history behind Carolina Day

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 2:18 p.m.

The Palmetto Society is pleased to offer a primer on many of the essential pieces of history behind Carolina Day, which the society has been celebrating since 1777.

Teeming with opportunity - School and community garden opens up at Daniel Island School

Teeming with opportunity - School and community garden opens up at Daniel Island School
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 6:04 a.m.

Not long ago, Jacqueline Gowe lived in a townhouse, and on her porch she had pots filled with geraniums, basil, parsley and a flurry of other …

Dunkin’ Donuts Sweetens National Nurses Week with Midnight Treats at Medical University of South Carolina

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 8:39 a.m.

Dunkin’ Donuts put the “sprinkles on top” of National Nurses Week at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) on the night of Thursday, May 12 by honoring all of the nurses of the hospital with hand-delivered tasty treats galore. Dunkin’ Donuts employees joined Chief Nursing Officer Marilyn Schaffner and MUSC …

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