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Friday, April 1, 2016 6:21 a.m.

Once again, the Moultrie News editorial team was recognized for its hard work.

The Lion King at Moultrie Middle

Friday, April 1, 2016 6:47 a.m.

Disney’s The Lion King Jr. was put on in the Moultrie Middle School cafeteria on March 17 and March 18. The 60-minute musical, designed for …

Kentucky band to play bridge on race day

Friday, April 1, 2016 11:27 a.m.

All the Little Pieces was one of the two winners of the Race to the Top campaign and will be at the top of the bridge on race day. The band will also …

Splash into Summer at Charleston’s Area Waterparks – Open weekends in May starting May 7

Friday, April 1, 2016 11:17 a.m.

Cool fun awaits kids (and adults) of all ages at the Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission’s three area waterparks - Splash Zone, …

Opinion Shaper: Watch for more changes to downtown Summerville

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Here is an “inside real estate” secret. When working with buyers, I love it when a seller has left the family photos on display. …

Guitar series kicks off in downtown church

Friday, April 1, 2016 4:05 p.m.

Holy City Guitar Series will have its first performance April 3 at St. Johannes Lutheran Church beginning at 5 p.m., which will feature classical …

Hospital CFO, military man seeking SC Senate seat

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 p.m.

South Carolinians need to know they have a choice when it comes to voting, according to Senate District 44 Republican candidate Tony Coleman. The …

Summerville, S.C. native keeps the Navy’s newest, most advanced helicopters flying

Friday, April 1, 2016 9:40 a.m.

A 1999 Summerville High School graduate and Summerville, South Carolina native is serving with a U.S. Navy helicopter squadron that flies the …

Editorial: Summerville blooms with Flowertown Festival

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The azaleas are blooming and Summerville is too. The annual Flowertown Festival is upon us.

Former Summerville mortgage loan officer headed to federal prison

Friday, April 1, 2016 11:53 a.m.

A former Summerville loan officer who was convicted in a $45 million mortgage fraud scheme targeting town businesses is headed to federal prison, the United States Attorney’s Office said.

Green Wave comes up just short in AIT tourney

Friday, April 1, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The Green Wave came up short in the championship game, but it was able to exact a little revenge during this year’s Azalea Invitational …

Crime beat

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 a.m.

A Summerville man reported three fraudulent transactions at two local Best Buy stores drained $1,331 from his bank account.

Pi Day at Laing

Friday, April 1, 2016 6:52 a.m.

The math department of Laing Middle School held a school-wide Pi Day event in the cafeteria on Monday, March 14. Students were given a passport and …

Flowertown Festival 2016 - Friday UPDATED

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:00 p.m.

Photos from the 2016 Flowertown Festival on Friday.

Journal Scene Front Page - Friday

Friday, April 1, 2016 6:58 p.m.

Front page photos from the Flowertown Festival on Friday.

Hutchinson Square renovations to start next week

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Changes to Hutchinson Square start next week.

Let the festivities begin UPDATED

Friday, April 1, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Any child who has ever wished to slide down a really long slide, or take a ride inside a giant strawberry, or simply pretend to be a paratrooper, …

Dance Charleston to offer interactive music class for young kids

Friday, April 1, 2016 6:34 a.m.

Songs for Seeds, a music class with origins in New York City, will soon be offered at Dance Carolina.

Adult education employees recognized

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Three Berkeley County Adult Education employees received recognition and awards for their work in adult education during the Adult Education Spring …

Stags make HIT semifinal round

Friday, April 1, 2016 11:09 a.m.

The Berkeley High School baseball team took a HIT of a break from the Region 8-AAA slate to compete in the Hanahan Invitational Tournament last week …

Pinewood seniors participate in College 101

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Pinewood Preparatory School’s Class of 2016 spent the morning of Wednesday, March 16 preparing for the future that awaits them in just a few …

It’s time to celebrate at St. Stephen Catfish Festival starting Friday

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The annual St. Stephen Catfish Festival will begin at 4 p.m. on Friday this year and last until Sunday. There will be crafts, food, entertainment, rides and all types of vendors. For the first time, there will be helicopter rides over the town. The festival will be located at the Alice Price Park. This event will be fun and something for everyone. …

National Weather Service warns of potential for severe thunderstorms, some flooding

Friday, April 1, 2016 1:40 p.m.

The National Weather Service in Charleston released a statement for Beaufort and Charleston counties warning that thunderstorms are expected to develop in the area this afternoon that could become severe, “capable of producing large hail and damaging winds.” Heavy rain could also bring flooding of low-lying and poor drainage areas.

Google Street View coming to Flowertown

Friday, April 1, 2016 5:01 a.m.

If you’ve ever attempted to walk through the Flowertown Festival on a Saturday afternoon, you might find it hard to believe that there’s a single soul on this planet who has not squeezed into that five-block stretch of Main Street during the three-day event.

Business in the ‘ville

Friday, April 1, 2016 1:01 p.m.

On March 31, BAE Systems was scheduled to conduct a ribbon cutting ceremony commemorating the opening of its new facility in Summerville at 175 …

Wando headed to semifinals, BE undefeated in Nike Palmetto Cup

Friday, April 1, 2016 6:53 p.m.

CAYCE — Bishop England and Wando both picked up wins on the second day of the 24th annual Nike Palmetto Cup Thursday to extended leads in …

Twenty schools recognized with Palmetto awards

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Twenty Berkeley County School District schools have been recognized as Palmetto Gold and Silver Award recipients for the 2014-2015 school year.

Visit from Ruby Bridges

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Beacons at Beech Hill Elementary were privileged to meet and spend time with Ruby Bridges on March 10. Ruby Bridges is an American icon known for …

Summerville government, gas station subject of town hall meeting UPDATED

Friday, April 1, 2016 4:43 p.m.

Residents are pumping out concerns about a new gas station coming to Summerville.

Art of beekeeping at Magnolia Plantation could yield sweet reward

For the Journal Scene

Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Student and Youth Group Organizer Tori Luke has worn many hats in her two years and three months at Magnolia Plantation. Now, she officially dons a …

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