FEMA mitigation specialists to offer repair tips

Friday, December 4, 2015 5:01 a.m.

As South Carolinians rebuild and repair after the recent historic floods, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and local home improvement stores have teamed up to provide free information, tips and literature on making homes stronger and safer.

Wave boys looking to be in the mix

Friday, December 4, 2015 9:01 a.m.

The Green Wave boys’ basketball team isn’t as green as it was this time last year.

Santee Cooper rejects Century Aluminum request Mount Holly company asks to buy all its power from another utility

Friday, December 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Santee Cooper’s board of directors voted 10-0 Monday to reject Century Aluminum’s proposal to buy all of its power from an out-of state supplier, instead urging the company to extend an existing deal that has saved the Mount Holly smelter about $130 million since 2012.

Rollings Middle School of the Arts accepting applications

Friday, December 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dorchester District 2 is now accepting student applications for R.H. Rollings Middle School of the Arts for the 2016-2017 school year. About 212 students will be accepted for next year’s sixth-grade class.

Jericho, Inc. presents: Working Man: The Art of Steve Stegelin

Friday, December 4, 2015 10:47 a.m.

Opening January 13, 2016 - 5:30-8:30pm

Windsor Hill Elementary hosts food drive

Friday, December 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Students at Windsor Hill Arts Infused Elementary recently held a food drive for deserving families in their community. Items were also received from …

Moncks Corner Revitalization Project moves forward

The Independent

Friday, December 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Moncks Corner Mayor Michael Lockliear and members of town council introduced Doug Polen as the new Town Planner at a monthly meeting last month. …

Higgins graduates basic training

Friday, December 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

U.S. Army Pvt. John E. Higgins has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Jackson.

Cherish the Ashley

Friday, December 4, 2015 7:22 a.m.

Dear Editor,

Crime beat

Friday, December 4, 2015 8:01 a.m.

A 10-year-old and 16-year-old told their father they thought someone was trying to break into their Clemson Drive home on Nov. 24.

This Week in Print - Schooling east of the Cooper was top notch

Friday, December 4, 2015 6:40 a.m.


Marrington students dance, donate

Friday, December 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Marrington Middle School students danced the night away on Nov. 20 at their “Fall into the Grooves” holiday party. Students also …

Police Blotter -

Friday, December 4, 2015 10:10 a.m.

A gas station clerk called police after a customer came in her store and started yelling at her.

Obituary - Renee Cousar Benefield UPDATED

Friday, December 4, 2015 9:27 a.m.

Renee Cousar Benefield, 56, wife of Douglas Glass Benefield, died Wednesday, December 2, 2015, at her residence.

Sen. Marlon Kimpson Pre-files Comprehensive Gun Reform Package and $15 per hour Minimum Wage Legislation

Friday, December 4, 2015 10:29 a.m.

Charleston, South Carolina—State Senator Marlon Kimpson (D-Charleston) pre-filed the following legislative bills yesterday aimed at reducing the number of illegal guns, ban assault weapons, strengthen background checks, and implement a gun registration system so tracking can be made easier in South Carolina. For further details, please …

Isle of Palms Holiday Street Festival on Dec. 5

Friday, December 4, 2015 11:12 a.m.

The 4th Annual Isle of Palms Holiday Street Festival will be Saturday, Dec. 5 from 2:00 to 7:00pm on Ocean Boulevard at the Front Beach area of Isle …

Emergency officials train for maritime rescue

Friday, December 4, 2015 6:32 a.m.

Area emergency officials went through a tabele-top maritime rescue drill recently Fire Station 2 to better coordinate their work in case of an actual …

Roads ‘single biggest issue’: S.C. group seeks funds for repairs

Friday, December 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A statewide grassroots organization is pushing for major road improvements throughout the state.


Friday, December 4, 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. …

Slow Food Charleston organizes “Tiny Tastemakers” program to teach children about local food, it’s growers and ways to support

Friday, December 4, 2015 9:22 a.m.

First “Tiny Tastemakers” Event Set for Saturday, December 12 from 9:00AM to 2:00PM

Mazyck graduates basic training

Friday, December 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

U.S. Army Pvt. Carlton W. Mazyck has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Jackson.

Taste of the Town support

Friday, December 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Drew McPhail presented the Dorchester Children’s Center with a check Nov. 29 for money raised at Taste Of The Town. These funds will go …

Macedonia Newsline: Macedonia Churches have Busy Schedules

Friday, December 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The craft/bake sale at Hoods Chapel on Saturday, Nov. 21 was very successful. The ladies had worked hard for months making all kinds of crafts. They were steadily making hot dogs that day. It was a busy time but a joyful one. Everyone was laughing and having a good time. It was very nice to see so many people coming in that we hadn’t seen …

Coach John Kresse to speak at College of Charleston December commencement

Friday, December 4, 2015 9:50 a.m.

Legendary former College of Charleston basketball coach John Kresse will be the commencement speaker at the College’s winter graduation ceremony on Dec 19, 2015.

Volunteers bring nativity scene to life

Thursday, December 3, 2015 6:42 a.m.

Diana Thompson remembers being dressed as a Middle Eastern villager and rounding the corner of a nativity scene where baby Jesus lay swaddled in a …

Monarchs, Milkweed and a Mission

The Gazette

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Got milkweed?

Summerville family helps stamp out hunger

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:20 p.m.

One Summerville family’s frontline work in the war on hunger earned them a special honor this fall.

Berkeley County patriot gets SAR Chapter


Thursday, December 3, 2015 6:55 a.m.

Two hundred and twenty-six years after his death, a little known patriot will have a Sons of the American Revolution chapter named after him.

Black Water Crown Jewel: Understanding and protecting the Edisto

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:00 p.m.

Larry Price, Rosie Price and Joggling Board Press' Susan Kammeraad-Campbell were strangers until a chance meeting at a South Carolina book festival …

Mt. Holly employees urge utility to accept deal with Century Aluminum

Thursday, December 3, 2015 1:23 p.m.

The large, windowed building loomed large over the 50-plus people gathered outside Thursday. The people wore flourescent yellow shirts and carried …

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