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Lions plan 20th annual barbecue contest

Lions plan 20th annual barbecue contest
Thursday, September 1, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The 20th annual Berkeley Barbecue Cookoff, sponsored by the Moncks Corner Lions Club, will be Sept. 16 at the Old Santee Canal Park in Moncks Corner. …

Scene in History

Scene in History
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:01 a.m.

In game 10 of the Summerville Invitational Tournament, two undefeated baseball teams – Schlitz and Rookies – played on Aug. 23, 1976, …

Soul2Sole Boutique sets up shop in Mount Pleasant

Soul2Sole Boutique sets up shop in Mount Pleasant
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Soul2Sole Boutique may have only just opened a brick and mortar store in Mount Pleasant last year, but the clothing, accessory and shoe store that …

IOP renourishment plans held up by Civil War blockade

IOP renourishment plans held up by Civil War blockade
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 6:41 a.m.

More than 150 years ago, the Union Navy sank a fleet of 13 old whaling vessels filled with stone off the coast of Isle of Palms and Sullivan’s …

Report: Student ACT scores low, but climbing

Report: Student ACT scores low, but climbing
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Only 14 percent of 51,000 students tested statewide who graduated this year met the ACT’s “college readiness” benchmarks in all …

Town of St. Stephen community lunch planned

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The St. Stephen Community History Room and Café will be open 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 8. The menu will include hamburger steak with gravy, mash potatoes, field peas, dessert and more.

Remembering one man’s role in history

Remembering one man’s role in history
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 2:42 p.m.

Near the end of August in 1945, after Japan had already announced its surrender but before the country made it formal aboard the USS Missouri, Jack …

Goose Creek man arrested after allegedly uploading child porn to social media

Goose Creek man arrested after allegedly uploading child porn to social media

For the Gazette

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 10:43 p.m.

A Goose Creek man is behind bars after he allegedly uploaded child pornography to a social networking website.

Barnes: Charleston’s Northwood’s Mall implements new policy

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The North Charleston Police Department wants parents and students to know that a “Youth Escort Policy” will take effect at Northwood’s Mall beginning Sept. 15. This means there will be a curfew on Friday and Saturday nights from 6 p.m. until closing, and anyone who is 17 years of age or under must be accompanied by a parent or …

Stingrays announce logo and jersey design contest

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 9:15 a.m.

Fans and aspiring designers have the chance to create the South Carolina Stingrays’ 25th anniversary logo and jersey.

Cavs volleyball coach sees improvement

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:01 a.m.

It took a little longer than expected but St. John’s Christian Academy finally got its volleyball coach.

Beidler celebrates teachers with educator appreciation

Beidler celebrates teachers with educator appreciation
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 10:38 p.m.

This Saturday and Sunday, the Audubon Center at Francis Beidler Forest will be hosting the third annual Educator Appreciation Weekend at its center …

Weather Service says stay out of water amid rip current risk

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 10:44 a.m.

The National Weather Service is saying stay out of the water in coastal Charleston County through this evening.

DD2 football teams to play Thursday

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:12 p.m.

Dorchester and Berkeley counties have rescheduled football games that were to have been played Friday.

Cross aiming high

Cross aiming high

For The Independent

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 3:03 p.m.

Damian Johno likes to know what is team is made of early on during the season.

Girls HS Flag Football at CSU

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 10:43 a.m.

Photos from Hanahan's 8-0 win over Garrett and Fort Dorchester's 46-6 win over Military Magnet. (Photos by Rob Gantt)

Football Talk, Episode 3

Football Talk, Episode 3
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 1:18 p.m.

Summerville Sports Editor Email: rlee@journalscene.com, Twitter: @LeeDodger

Lowcountry Food Bank asks the Lowcountry to take action to end hunger

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 10:16 a.m.

Turn orange for Hunger Action Month

Stubbs out as Oceanside athletics director, football coach UPDATED

Stubbs out as Oceanside athletics director, football coach
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 11:57 p.m.

Two games in and Charlie Stubbs is out.

HiWire Brewing cans Pink Drink

HiWire Brewing cans Pink Drink
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 10:49 a.m.

Back by popular demand, HiWire Brewing will be canning Pink Drink (4.2%), an ultra crushable tart wheat ale with lemongrass & raspberries; …

SC must shed idea of corruption as inevitable

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 10:41 p.m.

Recently, I was talking with a woman who lives in Columbia and works with government contracting on the local, state and national level. She is a very accomplished professional who has built a multi-million dollar business. She runs her business with honesty and integrity.

Local church food bank makes food available to senior citizens in need

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Church of God of Prophecy on Church of God Road has its food bank open 5:30-7:30 p.m. every third Thursday evening. The church takes applications for senior citizens 60 years and older with a certain amount of income to get a free box of monthly food from the government.

Rutledge awarded scholarship by Coast Guard Foundation

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Coast Guard Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to the education and welfare of all Coast Guard members and their families, announced today that in 2016 it has awarded a record 128 new scholarships, including one to a Summerville student.

‘We’re not immune’: Active shooter training prepares Berkeley County residents

‘We’re not immune’: Active shooter training prepares Berkeley County residents
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:01 a.m.

According to the Department of Justice, at least 160 active shooter incidents have occurred in the United States since 2000, including the Emmanuel …

Panthers win SCISA battle with Chargers

Panthers win SCISA battle with Chargers

The Post and Courier

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 9:14 a.m.

When he first took over the program four years ago, there was a postgame celebration Pinewood coach Michael Wright decided to introduce to his new …

On Vacation - Juneau, Alaska

On Vacation - Juneau, Alaska
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 11:07 a.m.

Cassina Group lands on Inc. 5000 list for third straight year

Cassina Group lands on Inc. 5000 list for third straight year
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 5:49 a.m.

The Cassina Group was included on Inc. 5000’s list of fastest growing companies for a third consecutive year.

Charleston County: Tropical Depression Nine now Tropical Storm Hermine

Charleston County: Tropical Depression Nine now Tropical Storm Hermine
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 1:04 p.m.

Charleston County’s Emergency Management Department is monitoring Tropical Depression Nine. The Emergency Operations Center (EOC) remains at …

American dream is on life support

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 10:41 p.m.

What is the American Dream? Does it even exist anymore? What became of the idea that “you can be anything that you want to be?”

Wesley AME collecting water for flood relief

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Lucinda R. Snider Women’s Missionary Society at Wesley AME is sponsoring a bottled water drive to help victims of the Louisianan flood.

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