Meet Fire Capt. Billy Penn Jr.

Friday, November 20, 12:01 p.m.

The worst day of Fire Capt. William “Billy” Penn Jr.’s career was the day he lost a childhood friend in the Charleston Nine blaze.

Drayton Hall director emeritus honored for work

Friday, November 20, 12:01 a.m.

Visiting Drayton Hall or Middleton Place, you can stand on the banks of the Ashley River and imagine yourself back in time when the Draytons and Middletons ruled their plantations.

Business in the ‘ville

Friday, November 20, 12:01 p.m.

Maybe after getting legal advice, people can go and get their nails done.

Fire hydrant testing underway in Summerville

Friday, November 20, 12:01 a.m.

The Town of Summerville Fire and Rescue Department will be conducting flow tests of fire hydrants in Summerville now through mid-December. Hydrants located in heavily traveled areas will be tested on...

Panthers fall to Skyhawks in SCISA championship

Pinewood Prep was unable to claim its first football championship in school history Saturday, but it did get a taste of the championship atmosphere.

Top athletes

The Summerville High School Student-Athletes of the Month for October are Harper Mobley and Cameron Blake. Winners of the award, which is sponsored by State Farm Insurance, receive a certificate and...

Pinewood names new Director of Tennis

Pinewood Preparatory School has added Larry Klingenberg to its athletic staff as the new Director of Tennis.

Boling Springs eliminates AR from football playoffs

Boiling Springs took a 27-0 lead in the first quarter and then held off a scrappy Ashley Ridge team to claim a 48-28 playoff victory.

Busy bees celebrate veterans

Flowertown Elementary students proudly introduced their family members who have served in the military to their classmates as part of the school’s Veterans Day celebration.

Summerville High Navy JROTC takes first

Summerville High’s Navy JROTC took home a number of honors at recent drill meet.

Beech Hill greets veterans

On Veterans Day, Beech Hill Elementary School had the privilege of hosting more than 200 veterans, troops and their families.

Dorchester District Two students receive Academic Awards

Dorchester School District Two celebrated academic excellence at three separate Academic Awards ceremonies on Oct. 14 at Fort Dorchester High, Oct. 20 at Summerville High, and Nov. 1 at Ashley Ridge...

Celebrating physical therapy month

October was National Physical Therapy Month. To celebrate both physical therapy month and Halloween, Grace Physical Therapy, Grace Physical Therapy & Sports Rehab and Sports Plus Physical Therapy.

Wheeler completes basic

Army Pvt. Robin J. Wheeler has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson.

Pets of the Week

Frances R. Willis SPCA is now open for our normal schedule. We hope to see you soon!

Frazier undergoes training

Army Pvt. Ashleigh C. Frazier has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson.

‘Tis the season . . . . . . for grocery shopping in the deluxe mode.

There’re always so many foodstuffs to buy now and in my case so many things to forget and so much “backing and forthing” to get everything done. At this time of year I...

Making changes for a fresh start

I write to clarify the facts regarding the upcoming change in administration in the Town of Summerville.

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