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Bullock leads Singers of Summerville

Sunday, March 1, 2015 12:01 a.m.

There are those who offer their talents to enrich our community in a myriad of ways. Dr. Valerie Bullock is one such individual.

U.S. Attorney sponsors preventing gun violence logo contest

Sunday, March 1, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The United States Attorney’s Office is sponsoring its 12th Annual Project Sentry Logo Contest.

Peagler hopes new slogan sends message to businesses

Sunday, March 1, 2015 12:28 a.m.

It’s a mouthful, but no worries, county employees won’t answer the phone with the county’s new slogan:

Forming partners among the ‘faith-based community’

Sunday, March 1, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Pastors in South Carolina are hoping to tackle problems on a legislative level this year.

County’s first African-American principal honored

Sunday, March 1, 2015 12:28 a.m.

The life and legacy of Ethel Gethers Davis was celebrated on Feb. 21 at the Mt. Carmel AME Church in Moncks Corner.

16th ‘Shuckin’ in the Park’ set for March 14

Saturday, February 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The 16th annual Shuckin’ in the Park Oyster Roast is Saturday, March 14, from noon to 6 p.m. at Old Santee Canal Park in Moncks Corner.

Scouts race to victory at Pinewood Derby

Saturday, February 28, 2015 4:06 p.m.

Lady Bishops capture fourth straight Lower State title UPDATED

Saturday, February 28, 2015 8:37 p.m.

The pressure crashed down on defending state champion Bishop England as the opposing Dillon crowd erupted throughout the Florence Civic Center in the …

Habitat breaks ground on latest home

Saturday, February 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Here in Summerville, the Creel family marked an important milestone in the construction of their new home. The celebration took place on Saturday, …

Spring Bridal Week walks the aisle March 16

Saturday, February 28, 2015 12:35 p.m.

This March 16-21, the first-ever weeklong wedding celebration in Charleston will debut with the advent of Charleston Weddings Magazine’s Spring Bridal Week presented by Reeds Jewelers and Tacori. The crown jewel of the celebrations is Charleston Weddings Magazine’s Spring Bridal Show presented by Gathering Events, held Saturday, …

Southcoast Symphony comes to Bishop England

Saturday, February 28, 2015 8:05 a.m.

The Southcoast Symphony Orchestra is presenting a concert at 4 p.m., Sunday, March 1, at Bishop England High School. Entitled “The Land, From the New World,” the program features geographically inspired works including Jean Sibelius’ “Karelia Suite,” Anton Dvorak’s “New World Symphony” and …

Comics, costumes and charity unite at Captain’s Comic Expo

Saturday, February 28, 2015 7:03 a.m.

Captain’s Comic Expo (CCE) is Charleston’s premier comic book and pop culture event. Now in its seventh year, the expo has grown into a full weekend of fun, including more than 100 tables of comic books and toys for sale, costuming, a charity art auction and much more. CCE will feature a number of artists including Georges Jeanty, …

Police Blotter – That’s not your truck

Saturday, February 28, 2015 7:16 a.m.

After a night on the town, a man stopped at an all-night diner and then walked home to his apartment. He saw his truck in the parking lot and decided to climb in, although that was not his truck, the report said.

Waxing poetic

Saturday, February 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Kathy Woolsey, the Garden Curator of Cypress Gardens and a Charleston Soil and Water Commissioner, visited the Flowertown Garden Club in February to …

Excel Club

Saturday, February 28, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The National Exchange Club is proud to announce a new Excel Club at Cane Bay High School. The Cane Bay High School Excel Club was chartered with 46 …

Cario student wins Reel Art Best in State

Saturday, February 28, 2015 1:50 p.m.

A student from Mount Pleasant recently took top honors as the overall winner in South Carolina’s 2015 Reel Art contest, a competition held annually by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources sponsored by Sportfish Restoration Funds and the Harry Hampton Memorial Wildlife Fund.

Timberland dishes out state champ rings

Saturday, February 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The first sign guests see upon entering says, “Excellence is not an act, it’s a habit.”

Whitesides gets students to turn off the tube

Saturday, February 28, 2015 9:46 a.m.

Whitesides Elementary School culminated a week of no TV with Reading Day, STEM Night and Book Character Day.

Peagler: New county slogan aims to attract business

Saturday, February 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It’s a mouthful, but no worries, county employees won’t answer the phone with the county’s new slogan:

Island Gras comes to IOP March 7

Friday, February 27, 2015 10:00 a.m.

On Saturday, March 7, from noon to 4 p.m., Island Gras will take over Front Beach on Isle of Palms.

Pets of the Week

Friday, February 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Adelyne is a 3-year-old spayed and microchipped female American Pit Bull Terrier mix. Adelyne is house trained. She sleeps on her pillow and …

Winter ensemble

Friday, February 27, 2015 2:01 p.m.

Summerville High School Cadets competed and won the Carolina Winter Ensembles Association’s Premiere South at West Ashley High School. …

Citadel mascot General has passed away UPDATED

Friday, February 27, 2015 1:39 p.m.

The Citadel has announced the passing of beloved mascot General. According to the school, General “passed away overnight while in the arms of his loving caretaker Mike Groshon. General Thomas Curtis Metsker (General’s full name) served the college faithfully with Boo IX (also a male) at his side from 2003-2013, when they formally …

“Live from Charleston it’s Saturday Night!” UPDATED

Friday, February 27, 2015 11:18 a.m.

Nameless Numberhead Sketch Comedy, written and performed by Henry Riggs and Maari Suorsa

Gravy or sauce?

Friday, February 27, 2015 10:01 a.m.

Real Italian: gravy or sauce?

Digital photo management: what to do with your files?

Friday, February 27, 2015 9:32 a.m.

Coming March 2 at 7 p.m., CunningFox Photo Education presents the First Monday Conversation to address an important issue, and answer the question, “What to do with your files?”

CCSD hires Senate spokesman as Director of Communications

Friday, February 27, 2015 9:48 a.m.

The Charleston County School District (CCSD) announced the hire of Daniel Patrick Head as the new Director of Communications.

County, former deputy supervisor in dispute over pay

Friday, February 27, 2015 11:20 a.m.

A public battle is shaping up between the county’s new administration and a terminated employee.

First responders honored

Friday, February 27, 2015 12:32 p.m.

Of a select group who choose to serve the public in stressful and dangerous ways, an even smaller group stands out for their willingness to go above …

Crime beat

Friday, February 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

• A Summerville woman reported she had received a check in someone else’s name from a bank with a letter referencing her 2014 tax return. Since she had not yet filed her return, she went to her credit union, which informed her the check was real but advised her to file a police report. Police found that someone else had filed a tax …

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