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Patriots survive road trip

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Fort Dorchester improved to 2-0 on the season with a 36-28 victory at Carolina Forest Friday.

Crime beat

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A report stated a man punched a deputy in the head and tried to fight him as the deputy attempted to handcuff the man. The incident occurred on Aug. 28 at a home on Tannenbaum Road in Ravenel. The officer had gone to the home for an assault call between a man and his sister. After the man refused to comply with the deputy and instead put himself …

Looking forward to November

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

On Nov. 3, citizens of Summerville will have a chance to decide the future of our town. Do we maintain the character of a small southern town? Or do we go down the path of high density development like Mount Pleasant? The current mayor, Bill Collins, has set us on the path of development. He has chosen to commit $12 million of your tax dollars …

Nisbet should resign

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dear Editor:

Roderick, Cobras rally past Wave

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

When Summerville High School came out of the locker room and methodically marched 74 yards in 13 plays for the go-ahead score in the third quarter, …

The heat is bringing out the crazy

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

I’m working on a theory: People have always been crazy, we just haven’t known about it. With today’s 24-hour news cycle, every …

Celebrating 65 years

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Franklin and Joan Simmons of Summerville celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary September 2.

Fort golfers win match at Miler

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 6:41 a.m.

The Fort Dorchester girls’ golf team turned in the top performance during a match featuring the majority of the Region 8-AAAA teams last week. …

S.C. leads in industry growth UPDATED

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 4:03 p.m.

Business is booming in South Carolina, and Dorchester County is part of that success, according to economic development officials.

Rewined Receives Recognition as #247 in the 2015 Inc. 5000 Charleston-based candle company ranked among the list of the nation’s fastest growing companies

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 2:46 p.m.

Internationally recognized Charleston-based candle company, Rewined, has been named one of the country’s fastest growing companies by national business publication, Inc. Magazine. Each year, the magazine publishes a list ranking the fastest growing companies in America based on expansion and revenue.

Beautify your neighborhoodTree Bank applications Due Sept. 15

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 10:44 a.m.

The Town of Mount Pleasant Culture, Arts and Pride Commission is reminding residents of a tree bank program available to civic clubs, groups or …

Win a free meal with trivia contest

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 1:33 p.m.

Thomas Glenn Powers

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 3:31 p.m.

Thomas Glenn Powers, 67, husband of Nancy Burrell Powers, of Summerville, SC passed away Monday, August 31, 2015.

Bishop England at West Ashley gallery UPDATED

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 2:54 p.m.

Bishop England fell 41-0 at West Ashley in its season opener Friday, Aug. 28 in Charleston.

County passes $5 fee increase for rural fire departments

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 4:26 p.m.

Berkeley County Council unanimously passed a $5 fee increase that benefits rural fire departments — though not without a vigorous debate …

Winner of 2015 LaMantia Law Firm Single Parent Scholarship

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 10:14 a.m.

The winner of the 2015 LaMantia Law Firm Single Parent Scholarship is Catherine Bradley Burris of Mount Pleasant. Burris was chosen due to her …

Bucs open season against North Greenville

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 12:17 p.m.

Charleston Southern kicks off its 25th and most anticipated season of football against North Greenville on Thursday at 7 p.m.

Red Cross blood drives planned in remembrance of Sept. 11

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 10:53 a.m.

Red Cross partnership with 9/11 Day encourages people to give blood to honor those lost on 9/11

Citadel, Houston optimistic as Davidson visits Saturday UPDATED

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 5:31 p.m.

Citadel head coach Mike Houston is preparing for anything in anticipation of Saturday’s season opener against Davidson.

Cougars women’s soccer wins second straight

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 2:58 p.m.

The College of Charleston women’s soccer team defeated Radford 3-0 on Sunday afternoon to complete a weekend sweep in Virginia.

Lester earns B.S. at Harding

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 4:46 p.m.

Kevin Lester of Summerville is one of nearly 800 graduates who received a diploma at Harding University’s commencement exercises May 9, 2015.

Bishops return entire team for title defense

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 2:47 p.m.

Guess who’s back. Everyone.

Lady Green Wave returns several lettermen

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 3:29 p.m.

The Summerville High School girls’ tennis team is looking to make an impact.

Chamber luncheon UPDATED

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 3:46 p.m.

The Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce held its annual Industry Appreciation Luncheon on Sept. 1. Attendees heard an economic …

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 1:27 p.m.

Once again, Moultrie News to the rescue! Those of us who live in Wakendaw Lakes, especially those of us who border the school, have been concerned about the sale of said property. After unsuccessfully attempting to gather information to alleviate our concerns that have gone unanswered, we have been overwhelmed with an unsettling feeling. Today, …

7th Annual Suicide Prevention Expo in Marion Square

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 10:25 a.m.

The 7th annual Mental Health and Suicide Awareness Expo will be held in Marion Square Park. The expo coincides National Suicide Prevention week and month.

Darius Rucker CMT Instant Jam UPDATED

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 4:15 p.m.

Darius Rucker treated fans to a surprise concert at The Windjammer on the Isle of Palms as part of CMT's "Instant Jam" series. The episode premieres …

New ALDI opens in Summerville

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 11:25 a.m.

A new grocery store is now open for business in Oakbrook.

Police: Woman faked identity to apply for job

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 6:40 a.m.

A former employee of a Summerville health and rehab center used a false identity to re-apply at the facility this month, police said.

Cougars men’s soccer falls at NC State

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 3:06 p.m.

The College of Charleston men’s soccer team fell to the NC State Wolfpack, 2-0, on Monday evening at Dail Soccer Stadium.

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