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Moncks Corner Rec Complex to host youth tournaments

Moncks Corner Rec Complex to host youth tournaments
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 11:25 a.m.

With all-star tournaments on the horizon, the Moncks Corner Regional Recreation Complex will host the Machine Pitch baseball tournament June 18-23 …

No charge for bus fares on Thursday

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 3:01 a.m.

TriCounty Link will join CARTA and thousands of transit systems across the country to participate in the 11th annual National Dump the Pump Day on …

Cane Bay’s 7 on 7’s quench thirst for football

Cane Bay’s 7 on 7’s quench thirst for football
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

A longtime football coach, Cane Bay High School’s Russell Zehr understands this is about the time fans develop a hankering for some football. …

Summerville teen honored by Global Food Initiative

Summerville teen honored by Global Food Initiative
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 5:01 p.m.

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – Katie Stagliano, 17, of Summerville is among those honored by the University of California’s inaugural Global …

A Simple Tree Custom Picture Framing expands business in Mount Pleasant

A Simple Tree Custom Picture Framing expands business in Mount Pleasant
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 8:04 a.m.

A Simple Tree Custom Picture Framing, which specializes in custom picture framing and framing for artists and interior designers, has expanded its …

Ali and me: Growing up with the world's greatest UPDATED

Ali and me: Growing up with the world's greatest
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 12:19 a.m.

Harvey Moyer’s voice rang out proudly as he strutted through Betty Shellhamer’s front door with his guest of honor in tow.

Developer’s plan for Trident Academy’s plan denied, despite willingness to donate two acres of green space to a land trust UPDATED

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 7:44 p.m.

Mount Pleasant Town Council voted against the final reading of an ordinance to amend the Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map of a 9.79 acre tract in Wakendaw that houses Trident Academy, a nonprofit school, Tuesday night.

Voter turnout slow as local, state Republican races to be settled today UPDATED

Voter turnout slow as local, state Republican races to be settled today
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 7:00 a.m.

Voters have been slow to their polling locations today after polls opened at 7 a.m. around Berkeley County.

Spartan Ultimate Team Challenge

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 12:40 p.m.

Two Mount Pleasant couples got together to compete on NBC's new show Spartan Ultimate Team Challenge, which consists of completing a brutal obstacle …

Knight wins Dorchester County sheriff’s race UPDATED

Knight wins Dorchester County sheriff’s race
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 9:24 p.m.

According to results from election officials, L.C. Knight wins the primary for the Dorchester County sheriff’s race. Because only three …

Mayor’s office art provides emerging artist with first public display UPDATED

Mayor’s office art provides emerging artist with first public display
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 1:55 p.m.

Through the Mayor’s Office Art program, Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page and the Mount Pleasant Culture, Arts & Pride Commission continue …

Polls open: Local, state Republican races to be settled today UPDATED

Polls open: Local, state Republican races to be settled today
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 7:00 a.m.

Voters have been slow to their polling locations today after polls opened at 7 a.m. around Berkeley County.

Ashley River Bridge Bicycle and Pedestrian Path Project

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 3:30 p.m.

The project will be moving forward in two phases. The first phase will consist of intersection improvements at the U.S. 17 Northbound exit ramp at Lockwood Drive. Design and permitting for this phase is underway and construction will begin once the process is complete. The second phase is the bicycle and pedestrian path which is currently being …

Hanahan man indicted on possession of child porn charge

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 3:23 p.m.

A Hanahan man faces up to 20 years in prison and a maximum fine of $250,000 after being indicted on a charge of possession of child pornography, according to a press release from U.S. Attorney Bill Nettles.

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 6:17 a.m.

I’m dismayed, but not surprised, with the continuing dishonesty of some media outlets and anti-gun advocates, including some politicians, who continue to report on and condemn the so-called “Charleston loophole” in existing U.S. gun laws. Some of these people claim vociferously that this “loophole” allowed an …

Save the Date: Trident United Way’s Day of Caring

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 9:31 a.m.

The largest annual day of volunteering in the Lowcountry will be on Friday, November 18, 2016

Incumbents trounce challengers in Tuesday’s primary UPDATED

Incumbents trounce challengers in Tuesday’s primary
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 7:10 p.m.

There were no close calls in Tuesday’s Republican primary as four incumbents easily won their party’s nod for their seats.

Incumbents trounce challengers in Tuesday’s primary UPDATED

Incumbents trounce challengers in Tuesday’s primary
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday was a day for incumbents in Berkeley County across four Republican primary races.

New Casting with Cops Program Kicks Off June 17

New Casting with Cops Program Kicks Off June 17
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 3:21 p.m.

The Mount Pleasant Police Department, in collaboration with Charleston County Parks and Recreation Commission, is proud to sponsor Casting with the …

Heat advisory issued until 6 p.m. Tuesday

Heat advisory issued until 6 p.m. Tuesday
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 4:02 p.m.

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued an urgent heat advisory for the Lowcountry until 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Polls open, voting underway to determine local, state primary elections UPDATED

Polls open, voting underway to determine local, state primary elections
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 7:01 a.m.

Dorchester County sheriff candidate Ray Nash cast his vote at Oakbrook Middle School at 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Firefighters battle smoke, flames at Summerville restaurant

Firefighters battle smoke, flames at Summerville restaurant
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 12:29 p.m.

While voters headed to the polls Tuesday morning, Old Fort and Summerville fire departments worked together to fight flames and smoke pouring out of …

Situational awareness symposium for houses of worship being held

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 9:30 a.m.

FBI Shares lessons from past active shooter situations with faith-based community

Lancaster helps power Coastal Carolina to CWS

Lancaster helps power Coastal Carolina to CWS
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Former Hanahan High School baseball standout Seth Lancaster is living the dream this month.

Blackbaud President and CEO Michael Gianoni joins Board of International African American Museum

Monday, June 13, 2016 10:13 a.m.

Local CEO of global software and services company brings more than 30 years of leadership experience to museum Board

Sibling Rivalry with The Steppin’ Stones & The High Divers to perform at Party at the Point Friday, June 17

Monday, June 13, 2016 3:46 p.m.

Ear for Music, 98 Rock, The Bridge 105.5 and Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina present the 16th season of Party at the Point, Charleston’s Premier Happy Hour Concert Series

Letter to the Editor - Dump the Pump

Monday, June 13, 2016 9:47 a.m.

Many in Mount Pleasant are unhappy with congestion and traffic; on June 16 we can try something a little different. North Mount Pleasant residents who work downtown can ride CARTA’s Express 2 bus from the Oakland Walmart park-and-ride lot for free. The No. 2 also stops at the Wando Crossing Walmart, and all the other Mount Pleasant routes …

Sports Briefs

Monday, June 13, 2016 7:54 p.m.

Steve Wilson had a hole in one May 25 at Summerville Country Club. Wilson used a 6 iron to drive the ball 158 yards and ace hole No. 6. The ace was witnessed by Chris Clayton, Converse Chellis and John Cato.

Official Statement from Mt Pleasant Town Councilman, Mark Smith regarding his dissenting vote to lower building heights UPDATED

Monday, June 13, 2016 11:05 a.m.

The most terrifying words in the English language are, “I’m from the government, and I am here to help.” ~Ronald Regan

Fisher House to be built in Charleston

Monday, June 13, 2016 9:52 a.m.

The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center announced today VA Secretary Robert McDonald accepted a proffer from Fisher House Foundation to build a 16-suite Fisher House in Charleston.

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