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Wildcats win battle between the Ashleys

Wildcats win battle between the Ashleys
Saturday, September 17, 2016 12:39 a.m.

West Ashley used a good mixture of power and finesse to earn a 28-14 win at Ashley Ridge.

Local business owner holds fashion show

Local business owner holds fashion show
Saturday, September 17, 2016 11:42 a.m.

The second annual fashion show known as “Project Swag Way” was held on Saturday, Sept. 10 at the Bi-Lo pavilion in Shelmore Village.

On Vacation - South Pacific

On Vacation - South Pacific
Saturday, September 17, 2016 12:57 p.m.

Wave volley splits with Trojans and Gators

Wave volley splits with Trojans and Gators
Saturday, September 17, 2016 11:01 a.m.

The Green Wave volleyball team suffered its first loss of the season Tuesday, but bounced right back with a victory.

Girls n’ Pearls

Girls n’ Pearls
Saturday, September 17, 2016 10:59 a.m.

Ashley River cleanup UPDATED

Saturday, September 17, 2016 9:49 a.m.

Volunteers gathered at the Jessen boat landing in Summerville on Sept. 17 to clean by land and water as part of the American Rivers’ National …

Grants up to $1500 available to tri-county fitness projects

Saturday, September 17, 2016 2:42 p.m.

The Cooper River Bridge Run Fund of Coastal Community Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2016-2017 grant cycle. Started in 2006, the fund distributes grants ranging from $500-$1,500 for projects that support the group’s mission of promoting regular physical activity for a healthy lifestyle.

Stratford vs. James Island UPDATED

Saturday, September 17, 2016 11:43 a.m.

Stratford lost to James Island 21-7 in its region opener on Friday. (Rob Gantt/Gazette)

Knights fall to 0-4 UPDATED

Knights fall to 0-4
Saturday, September 17, 2016 11:15 a.m.

The Stratford High School football team is still seeking its first victory celebration of the season.

Trip to Patriot’s Point

Trip to Patriot’s Point
Saturday, September 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Thirty-one Summerville High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) cadets recently walked in the steps of our country’s …

IOP fifth-grader recognized in statistics poster competition

IOP fifth-grader recognized in statistics poster competition
Saturday, September 17, 2016 1:27 p.m.

Mason Prep School is pleased to announce that Clyde Mauldin, a Mason Prep fifth-grader who lives on Isle of Palms, has been recognized by the …

Pinewood golf team improving every week

Pinewood golf team improving every week

For The Journal Scene

Saturday, September 17, 2016 4:01 p.m.

The Pinewood girls’ golf team evened its record at 3-3 by going 2-1 last week.

A ‘grand’ time

A ‘grand’ time
Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 p.m.

The Fort Dorchester Elementary School PTA recently hosted a grandparent/grandchild luncheon at the school. Working with Raising Cane’s at The …

Green Wave hopes to stifle Gators

Green Wave hopes to stifle Gators
Friday, September 16, 2016 1:01 p.m.

Summerville is on a mission to keep Goose Creek out of the win column.

Best-selling author and blogger coming to Charleston Music Hall

Friday, September 16, 2016 9:36 a.m.

New York Times best-selling author and award winning blogger Glennon Doyle Melton returns to Charleston on Sunday, Sept. 18 for a special event at the Charleston Music Hall, hosted by and in support of the Center for Women. Presenting sponsors include Lowcountry Women’s Specialists and The Law Offices of James F. Thompson. The event starts …

On Vacation - Iceland

On Vacation - Iceland
Friday, September 16, 2016 2:29 p.m.

Senior Citizens Privilege Cards offered by Dorchester District Two

Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

More than 900 residents of the Dorchester School District Two attendance area will have special privileges when they use their Senior Citizens Privilege Cards at school and district events and programs.

Patriots march past Warriors in region opener UPDATED

Patriots march past Warriors in region opener
Friday, September 16, 2016 11:53 p.m.

Fort Dorchester quarterback Dakereon Joyner had been waiting all year to face Wando receiver OrTre' Smith.

AR girls out to strong region start

AR girls out to strong region start
Friday, September 16, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The Ashley Ridge girls’ tennis team has won its first three region games of the season.

Crime beat

Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

A man who appeared to be a store employee, according to a customer who reported him, because the man was wearing a store hat and a yellow caution vest – but who did not actually work at the store in question – managed to walk out of the store with a Spiderman 6 volt driving car for children and a deer decoy, according to an incident …

Scene in History

Scene in History
Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

On Sept. 7, 1976, Dorchester County Council agreed to purchase a $2,500 one-year option for an acre and a half tract of land called “the Anna …

Gus Moody Memorial Tournament of Bands returns

Gus Moody Memorial Tournament of Bands returns
Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 p.m.

The music is returning to celebrate a notable Dorchester School District 2 icon.

Two Dorchester County students named National Merit semi-finalists

Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Officials of the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 62nd annual National Merit Scholarship Program.

Forum urges community unity, continues the dialogue on local racism, police relations

Forum urges community unity, continues the dialogue on local racism, police relations
Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Community members gathered inside Lincolnville’s town hall Tuesday night to engage in a friendly but serious discussion on localized racism …

Inklings: Historic educators*

Inklings: Historic educators*

For the Journal Scene

Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Summerville’s public schools have such a good reputation because of our educators – both today and from the beginning. Three of the …

Exploring careers at Laing

Exploring careers at Laing
Friday, September 16, 2016 10:00 a.m.

Laing Middle School began its Career Academy Pilot Program earlier this month with the Charleston County Chamber of Commerce, SPAWAR, The Code Lady, …

Council members support statewide rail initiative

Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Summerville is jumping aboard the passenger rail idea.

Opinion Shaper: Try the individual approach to fisheries conservation

Opinion Shaper: Try the individual approach to fisheries conservation

Journal Scene Opinion Shaper

Friday, September 16, 2016 7:01 a.m.

My first two Opinion Shaper articles have dealt with our booming population and its impact on our waterways, and this month I’ll continue that …

Cobras hoping trails lead to state

Cobras hoping trails lead to state
Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Cane Bay High School boys cross country team is planning on punching its first-ever ticket to the state championships later this fall.

Eagle Nest sends science books to Africa

Eagle Nest sends science books to Africa
Friday, September 16, 2016 10:30 a.m.

They were sent with photos, messages and well-wishes. They were boxed and shipped off with waving hands and happy “good-byes,” with …

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