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Meals on Wheels receives $7,500 grant from Wells Fargo

Saturday, July 4, 2015 2:00 p.m.

East Cooper Meals on Wheels announced that it received a $7,500 grant from Wells Fargo. The organization will use the gift to continue its mission of …

ASAC Charleston awards two local scholarships

Saturday, July 4, 2015 11:29 a.m.

On June 21, the Charleston chapter of the American Subcontractors Association of the Carolinas (ASAC) awarded two scholarship checks in the amount of …

Palmetto Rays repeat Youth Baseball Nationals champs

Saturday, July 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The 13U Palmetto Rays claimed their second consecutive Youth Baseball Nationals title last month.

InterTech Group calls for removal of Confederate flag

Saturday, July 4, 2015 10:47 a.m.

The InterTech Group, its staff and member companies support Governor Nikki Haley, Senator Graham, Senator Scott, community and business leaders and the citizens of South Carolina in calling for the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the statehouse grounds. Adding the flag to the South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum …

Chief Deputy Beatty earns national jail manager certification

Saturday, July 4, 2015 6:10 a.m.

Chief Deputy Willis Beatty, who is the current jail administrator for the Sheriff Cannon Detention Center, recently received the national designation …

Salisbury urges boaters to take safety measures on water

Saturday, July 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

With the summer boating season hitting its midway point during the July 4 weekend, Berkeley County Rescue Squad Chief Bill Salisbury is stressing the …

MODE to open new location in Mount Pleasant

Saturday, July 4, 2015 11:02 a.m.

MODE is delighted to announce the opening of its newest location in Mount Pleasant.

Moncks Corner All-Star softball teams win District 6 championships

Saturday, July 4, 2015 6:01 a.m.

It’s been a long time coming, but these softball girls from Moncks Corner are on the rise.

Red, White and Blue on the Green returns to Gahagan Park

Saturday, July 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The town of Summerville and Summerville DREAM have combined forces to present Summerville’s Red, White and Blue on the Green at Gahagan Park …

DNR conducting courtesy safety inspections; July 4 declared free fishing day

Saturday, July 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

In an effort to keep state waterways safe during the upcoming July 4 holiday, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division will …

July 4th and American icons

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It was 44 years ago tomorrow that our family celebrated our best Fourth of July ever. That was the holiday when Jim returned from Viet Nam to where …

Charleston Harbor Deepening Project earns key federal funding for preconstruction engineering and design

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:12 p.m.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers allocates $1.303 Million in federal funding for Post-45 Harbor Deepening Project

Kids’ lemonade stand raises big bucks for Emanuel AME UPDATED

Friday, July 3, 2015 4:02 p.m.

A summertime lemonade stand has long been an easy way for kids to make a quick buck, but this year a group on the Isle of Palms decided it was the …

Four vie for spot on school board

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It’s been a quiet campaign to fill the empty spot on school board, mostly waged on highway right-of-ways with campaign signs. The special …

Celebrate July 4 with Declaration of Independence reading

Friday, July 3, 2015 6:18 a.m.

Everyone knows that the Declaration of Independence was adopted on July 4, 1776. But, did you know it was not read aloud to the public until four days later?

Moncks Corner man dies in single car crash

Friday, July 3, 2015 9:55 a.m.

A Moncks Corner man was killed in a single car crash on Old Whitesville Road.

District raises funds with ‘Shaggin’ Under the Stars’ July 16

Friday, July 3, 2015 10:00 a.m.

Berkeley County School District is inviting everyone to “get on the bus” and support education in Berkeley County by attending …

Wanted

Friday, July 3, 2015 10:01 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. …

The 25th Annual Charleston Sprint Triathlon series continues July 12 & 26

Friday, July 3, 2015 7:34 a.m.

The area’s premier swim, bike and run competition, the Charleston Sprint Triathlon Series (CSTS), is celebrating its 25th year. The first race …

Grant takes the reins of the Lady Swamp Fox basketball program

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It has been a few years since Tron Grant coached girls’ basketball, but this summer he is getting back into the swing of things.

Class of 2016: Summerville forward Tru’Shaun Moorer

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Rising Summerville High School senior Tru’Shaun Moorer is planning on going out with a bang.

Powder Magazine offers special July 4th program

Friday, July 3, 2015 11:27 a.m.

The Powder Magazine is offering an educational program on one of the nation’s most historic days, the Fourth of July.

Drop off old cell phones at your county parks this summer to help U.S. soldiers call home

Friday, July 3, 2015 7:32 a.m.

Starting July 1 and continuing through the end of August, several Charleston County Park locations will be collecting used mobile phones for recycling to benefit U.S. soldiers. Through the Cell Phones for Soldiers program, these donated phones will be exchanged for calling cards to be used by those serving in the United States military overseas.

SJCA standout signs with Limestone College UPDATED

Friday, July 3, 2015 9:55 a.m.

Josh Carter, a three sport standout with St. John’s Cnristian Academy becomes the latest in the Cavalier’s history-making school year …

Crime blotter

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

• A traffic stop along I-95 on June 26 resulted in a marijuana seizure. Deputies stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation just before midnight near mile marker 78, according to a report. Deputies said they observed the driver throw an object out of the window — later determined to be a tied plastic bag containing the illegal drug. …

Arnette receives appointment to state medical board

Friday, July 3, 2015 9:57 a.m.

Former Berkeley County Coroner and longtime community leader Wade Arnette recently received a new responsibility.

District 2 race: Christine Czarnik

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 p.m.

More transparency, more citizen participation and no boutique hotel – these are three major elements in Christine Czarnik’s decision to …

Sheriff offers tips for safe, fun July 4 weekend

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County Sheriff Duane Lewis released a number of safety tips to help the public have a safe and memorable holiday weekend.

Sean Alford named superintendent in Aiken County

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

After three years serving in Dorchester District Two, Sean Alford has a new job as the superintendent of Aiken County Public School District.

Celebrate July 4 at Uncle Sam Jam

Friday, July 3, 2015 10:44 a.m.

Charleston County Parks invites the Lowcountry to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday at the Mount Pleasant Pier. Known as the Uncle Sam Jam, this …

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