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SC VFW elects first female commander

Wednesday, September 2, 5:01 a.m.

Change is afoot in the VFW.

S.C. leads in industry growth

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

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


New ALDI opens in Summerville

Tuesday, September 1, 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, 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.

Roderick, Cobras rally past Wave

Wednesday, September 2, 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, Cane Bay High School coach Russell Zehr saw the...

Patriots survive road trip

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

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


Lady Green Wave returns several lettermen

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

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


Fort golfers win match at Miler

Tuesday, September 1, 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.

Pinewood actors perform in U.K.

Tuesday, September 1, 3:30 p.m.

Seven students representing the Pinewood Stage Company capped off their summer with a trip to the United Kingdom in early August, spending two days in London and 12 in Edinburgh.

Lester earns B.S. at Harding

Tuesday, September 1, 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.


Coastal Community Foundation announces Summerville scholarship winners

Friday, August 28, 12:01 p.m.

Coastal Community Foundation announced the Summerville winners of its 2015 General Scholarship Awards. In the overall scholarship program, 129 students from Charleston, Berkeley and Dorchester...


Welding helmets going to technology center

Friday, August 28, 6:48 a.m.

The Mechanical Contractors Association of South Carolina provided the Dorchester County Career & Technology Center with a grant to purchase 20 Lincoln Electric “auto darkening”...

Celebrating 65 years

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

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

Kites above us

Tuesday, September 1, 6:42 a.m.

Summerville has been host to a family of Mississippi Kites this summer. Within the next few weeks they will begin their migration to central South America to spend the winter.


Beidler offering teacher appreciation weekend

Tuesday, September 1, 10:47 a.m.

This Saturday and Sunday, the staff at the Audubon Center at Francis Beidler Forest will host the second annual Teacher Appreciation Weekend at their facility in Harleyville. Teachers will be granted...


CSO at Nexton

Monday, August 31, 12:01 a.m.

The Nexton community will host the Charleston Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, Oct. 4, for a free outdoor concert on the Great Lawn in Brighton Park Village.

Looking forward to November

Wednesday, September 2, 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...

Lives Change @ Your Library: How Bountiful the Donating for Shelves and Sales

Friday, August 28, 6:47 a.m.

Patrons sometimes refer to libraries as the “community’s living room.” After all, isn’t a library similar to the room in our homes that is comfortably designed for...

Nisbet should resign

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

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