District, emergency responders simulate tornado touch-down at school

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley County School District practiced its emergency response to a simulated tornado crisis at the Cainhoy Elementary and Middle School on …

Wando lacrosse returns as strong as ever

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 10:57 a.m.

For now, you won’t hear the word championship in the Wando lacrosse locker room.

Haley stresses importance of prescribed fires

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 12:01 a.m.

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has proclaimed March 2015 Prescribed Fire Awareness Month in South Carolina.

SC BLUE Stores to offer free classes in April

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 10:27 a.m.

South Carolina BLUESM retail centers in Columbia, Greenville and Mount Pleasant are scheduling free classes in April, including retirement planning, health insurance basics, new member workshops, yoga, Zumba and the always popular healthy cooking.

World No. 7 Bouchard joins Family Circle Cup main draw

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 11:15 a.m.

Eugenie Bouchard will return to Charleston for the 43rd Family Circle Cup, April 4 – 12 on Daniel Island.

DD2 agrees to pool plans with North Charleston UPDATED

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 7:23 a.m.

The City of North Charleston has plans to bring an aquatic center to Fort Dorchester High School.

Moving forward in Mount Pleasant

By Linda Page

Mount Pleasant Mayor

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 10:59 a.m.

Members of Mount Pleasant Town Council and I introduced the framework for a new Town Growth Management Plan last week, one that we believe can help …

Charleston Lowcountry Rose Society to hold 23rd Show at Cypress Gardens

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 10:25 a.m.

Colorful modern hybrid teas, old garden roses and many others blooms will be on display during the 23rd Annual Charleston Rose Show on April 25 in the Heritage Museum at Cypress Gardens. New this year is a Rose Photography contest by the society members.

Old Santee Canal Park to host Revolutionary War exhibit

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 9:14 a.m.

During the months of April and May a panel exhibit of South Carolina’s role in the American Revolutionary War will be on display at the Old Santee Canal Park in Moncks Corner.

From atop the Ravenel Bridge UPDATED

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 11:12 a.m.

2015 Bridge Run photos by Sparky Witte

Lowcountry Strawberry Festival continues vision of community involvement with Boone Hall Plantation

By Rick Benthall

Special to the Moultrie News

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 11:00 a.m.

Boone Hall owner Willie McRae has been in awe of Boone Hall Plantation ever since he was a little boy – its history, its beauty, its grace. …

Communities across South Carolina work to keep alcohol out of the hands of youth under 21

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 11:08 a.m.

The sixth annual “Out of Their Hands” spring “blitz” that helps focus attention on the dangers of underage alcohol use will run April 1-30 throughout South Carolina. Coordinated by the S.C. Department of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services (DAODAS), the state’s Alcohol Enforcement Teams (AETs) and their partners …

Moultrie News essay contest returns – Freedom of religion in today’s world UPDATED

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 11:29 a.m.

Larry Kobrovsky and the Moultrie News have joined once again for this year’s essay contest. The Moultrie News will once again sponsor an essay …

Both juveniles charged with third degree arson in playground fire

Monday, March 30, 2015 10:02 a.m.

Charges of third degree arson have been filed against a pair of juveniles responsible for setting a fire that caused approximately $50,000 in damages …

Police: Ex-girlfriend arrested for firing shots at cop and his wife UPDATED

Monday, March 30, 2015 4:33 p.m.

Summerville Police arrested a North Charleston woman for allegedly shooting at a local cop and his wife at their Summerville residence on Saturday, …

Social Security announces new District Manager for the Charleston South Carolina Social Security Office

Monday, March 30, 2015 9:54 a.m.

Kwame Williams is the new Manager of the Charleston South Carolina Social Security Office.

The Cooper River Bridge Run UPDATED

Monday, March 30, 2015 9:23 a.m.

When dawn breaks

Train for a Triathlon at county parks

Monday, March 30, 2015 11:49 a.m.

Charleston County Parks offering training clinics for the Charleston Sprint Triathlon Series

Boone Hall Plantation UPDATED

Monday, March 30, 2015 11:14 a.m.

Boone Hall Plantation - Then and now

Youth gardening project announced

Monday, March 30, 2015 12:20 p.m.

SC 4-H Youth Development Programs have a new short-term project for youth who are interested in gardening.

SCUMP 02 Elite wins Spring Shootout UPDATED

Monday, March 30, 2015 4:42 p.m.

South Carolina United – Mount Pleasant 02 Boys Elite won the U13 division of the SCUMP Spring Shootout last weekend in Charleston.

Candor working hard, names coordinators

Monday, March 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Chris Candor’s to-do list has been like a piece of parchment that seems to grows longer every time he marks something off.

A column with bite UPDATED

Monday, March 30, 2015 10:46 a.m.

Me and my teeth operate under an armed truce. I don’t like them, but I need them.

Middleton Place weekly Wine Strolls return April 1

Monday, March 30, 2015 11:51 a.m.

Sampling International Wines Amid the Beauty of America’s Oldest Landscaped Gardens

Science and Mathematics Governor’s School to bring iTEAMS Xtreme to Charleston County

Monday, March 30, 2015 1:15 p.m.

Technology and Entrepreneurship Day Camp at Lowcountry Tech Academy, July 13-16

Soft teeth not always a good thing

Monday, March 30, 2015 10:58 a.m.

Me and my teeth operate under an armed truce. I don’t like them, but I need them.

Death investigation on Sullivan’s Island

Monday, March 30, 2015 6:49 p.m.

On March 27 the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office responded to Sullivan Island to investigate the discovery of a deceased body of a white female that apparently washed up on shore, according to Major Eric Watson, Public Information Officer with the County Sheriff’s Office. The body was later identified by the Charleston County …


Monday, March 30, 2015 10:58 a.m.

Renita “Jeannie” Black McIntyre of Germantown, KY passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015 after a brave fight with cancer, surrounded by …

Out-of-state teams invade East Cooper UPDATED

Monday, March 30, 2015 3:36 p.m.

Wando and Bishop England soccer hosted teams from Alabama and Georgia in a two-day series last weekend in East Cooper.

“Brewsday” Tuesday and “Wine Down” Wednesday

Monday, March 30, 2015 7:04 p.m.

Old Towne Creek County Park special events return in April

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