Mount Pleasant couple celebrates 50th anniversary

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 5:52 a.m.

On Friday, Aug. 27, 1965, Joann Carol Danker and Max Leroy Kimbrell Jr. became one in the unity of marriage at Saint Mark’s Lutheran Church in …

Gisela Elizabeth Moller Floyd

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Gisela Elizabeth Moller Floyd, of Moncks Corner, a homemaker, and widow of Avrin Floyd, passed away Sunday, August 16, 2015.

Summerville Catholic School welcomes new principal

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:10 p.m.

Last Monday, Summerville Catholic School students greeted a new school year – and a new principal.

Environmental tech program moving to Trident’s Mount Pleasant campus

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 2:07 p.m.

Trident Technical College’s Mount Pleasant campus is opening its doors to TTC’s environmental technology program beginning fall …

County Council recognizes music teacher

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Berkeley County Council passed a resolution honoring Cane Bay Director of Choirs and Grammy Award finalist William Bennett during the Aug. 24 meeting …

And the winner is ...

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 5:19 p.m.

Anytime Fitness on St. James Blvd. in Goose Creek teamed up with the Gazette to celebrate its grand opening in August with a contest on www. …


Wednesday, August 26, 2015 11:28 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Aug. 19 by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspect was still at large. All …

New show looks at the Old South

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 11:39 a.m.

Thursday, Aug. 27, Crabpot Players Theater presents “Songs and Stories of the Old South.” The show features Clay Rice, internationally known and critically acclaimed silhouette artist, award-winning children’s book author, songwriter and storyteller; Carroll Brown, guitarist, vocalist and songwriter; and “Big …

Columbia College campus director named

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Columbia College Regional Director Dr. Alan Hilliard recently announced the hiring of Kai Campbell as campus director at Columbia College-Joint Base Charleston-Weapons Station. Campbell is responsible for managing the day-to-day activities of the campus, including class scheduling and student and faculty recruitment. Her first day with the college …

Confidence on display as CSU caps fall camp

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:02 a.m.

Charleston Southern wrapped up fall camp on Thursday night with its second scrimmage of the preseason. The Bucs engaged in a partial contact …

Coroner defends armed midnight pursuit UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 11:35 a.m.

Dorchester County Coroner Chris Nisbet is defending his actions in pursuing a repo man in the wee hours of Tuesday morning while armed with a …

Battery and Richmond to battle for third place

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 4:55 p.m.

The outlook for the third 2015 meeting between Charleston and Richmond speaks volumes about the current state of the oldest continuous rivalry in U.S. …

Francis Marion and Sumter Resource Advisory Committee accepting proposals

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 3:03 p.m.

The Francis Marion & Sumter Resource Advisory Committee (FMS RAC) is seeking applications for projects that enhance forest ecosystems or restore and improve land health and water quality on the Francis Marion and Sumter National Forests in Berkeley, Newberry and Union counties. According to Designated Federal Official Rick Lint, the RAC …

12 candidates file for Mount Pleasant town council UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 3:21 p.m.

There will be 12 candidates running for four seats on Mount Pleasant Town Council Nov. 3. All of them are male and three of them are incumbents.

American Legion Post 21 sends 17 to 2015 Palmetto Boys State

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

This year’s Boys State encampment took place June 7 to 13 at Anderson University. Boys State is an annual program to teach young men about …

Obituaries - Aug. 26, 2014 UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Doris A. Balmonte, 76, of Moncks Corner, SC, passed on Saturday, August 15.

S.C. Prep Football Media Poll Aug. 25 UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 4:50 p.m.

Fort Dorchester held its position, while Lexington moved up in the latest S.C. Prep Football Media Poll, released Tuesday.

Sweep the waterways Sept. 19

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:04 a.m.

The 27th annual Beach Sweep/River Sweep is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 19, from 9 a.m. until noon. Each year thousands of people volunteer for the Sweep, South Carolina’s largest one-day litter cleanup of beaches, marshes and waterways.

Certain medicines can alter desire for intimacy

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 7:09 a.m.

Dear Liz,

Louis Smith calls for press conference UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 1:29 p.m.

Louis Smith is still pushing for Gail Hughes to step down as chairwoman of DD2.

Have you seen this female suspect? UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 4:00 a.m.

The Goose Creek Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a black female suspect, who was allegedly involved in …

Food Plot Project accepting applications

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 10:50 a.m.

The SC 4-H Program is accepting applications from youth ages 5-19 who are interested in participating in the 2015 SC Wildlife Food Plot Project. Participants will prepare, establish maintain and observe a small food plot that will provide food and cover establishment for game animals and other wildlife species. The project lasts through January. …

A slave to stuff

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

How often do you purge? You know, when you grab a trash bag and run through the house tossing in anything that doesn’t breathe.

Local team rides for a cause

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:04 p.m.

Two Charleston-area men are embarking on a three-week 3,000-mile motorcycle ride with a goal to raise $15,000 for The Buoniconti Fund to Cure …

Shellhammer wins Race for The Ark

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Summerville High School sophomore Victor Shellhammer won the 16th annual Race for The ARK held in downtown Summerville Saturday.

Center for Women hosts Founder’s Lab for women entrepreneurs

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 1:20 p.m.

Have you thought about starting your own business, but need a starting place? The path to your entrepreneurial future begins with Founder’s Lab, a new program through the South Carolina Women’s Business Center (SCWBC) at the Center for Women (C4W). Founder’s Lab will take place in the Charleston, Columbia and Greenville areas …

Smith Says: A slave to stuff

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

How often do you purge? You know, when you grab a trash bag and run through the house tossing in anything that doesn’t breathe.

Guest Editorial: Jimmy Carter — A life of simple virtue

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It was announced this week that Jimmy Carter has cancer. I don’t know what will happen or if it will cut short his life – though I’m not sure “cut short” applies to a man that is 90 years old.

Playmakers UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

They’re watching

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Do you ever get the feeling, creeping like the itsy-bitsy spider climbing up the waterspout of the back of your neck, that somebody is watching you? …

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