Goertzens announce birth of grandson

Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:02 a.m.

Mike and June Goertzen are pleased to announce the birth of their newest grandson, Graham Bennett Wascak. He was born May 1 and weighed 8 pounds, 1 …

SJCA earns academic accreditation

Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:01 a.m.

It’s been a good summer for St. John’s Christian Academy.

New Citadel website to offer free live broadcasts

Thursday, July 24, 2014 3:24 p.m.

Live broadcasts of The Citadel home games will be available for free through the new CitadelSports.com website and video portal.

Reid family prepares for 19th reunion

Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:30 a.m.

Hundreds of descendents of Stanley and Rebecca Reid will come “Back to their Moncks Corner Roots: Home Again” Aug. 1 to 3 for a family reunion.

Dorchester expansion to bring 150 jobs

Thursday, July 24, 2014 2:11 p.m.

Sportsman Boats Manufacturing, a manufacturer of saltwater fishing boats, is more than doubling the size of its existing facility in Dorchester County. The $3.5 million investment is expected to create 150 new jobs.

Convicted killer given new sentencing hearing

Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:26 p.m.

A convicted killer will get a second chance to escape death row, after the state Supreme Court ruled Wednesday he should get a new sentencing hearing.

CSU to play first home night game

Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Charleston Southern University has announced the kickoff times for its season-opening, four-game home stand, the Buccaneers’ first home stand under its new lights.

Tourism to local national parks creates $47.5 million

Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:55 p.m.

A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 863,316 visitors to Fort Sumter National Monument and Charles Pinckney National Historic Site in 2013 spent $47.5 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 675 jobs in the local area.

Court orders new sentencing hearing for killer

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Thursday, July 24, 2014 8:53 a.m.

A convicted killer will get a second chance to escape death row, after the state Supreme Court ruled Wednesday he should get a new sentencing hearing. …

Convicted killer to receive new sentencing hearing

The Independent

Thursday, July 24, 2014 10:10 a.m.

A convicted killer will get a second chance to escape death row, after the state Supreme Court ruled Wednesday he should get a new sentencing hearing. …

Police Blotter – You owe, you owe

Thursday, July 24, 2014 6:45 a.m.

A woman called police after getting a fraudulent phone call from someone saying she owed almost $4,000 to the government.

Cane Bay burglary suspects arrested

Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:18 p.m.

Five suspects have been arrested by the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office in connection with thefts from several vehicles in the Cane Bay Subdivision …

Area residents concerned about Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market

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Thursday, July 24, 2014 3:17 p.m.

Some area residents are less than thrilled with news that a Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market is coming to the Bacons Bridge Road/Dorchester Road area.

‘Southern Charm’ and cloud-based storage

Thursday, July 24, 2014 10:15 a.m.

Imagine my surprise and delight when I learned that “Southern Charm” stars Thomas Ravenel and Kathryn C. Dennis would be back on Bravo TV.

Filipino outreach event Aug. 2

Thursday, July 24, 2014 2:12 p.m.

The Philippine Embassy in Washington, D.C., in cooperation with the Filipino Community Center Inc. in Charleston, has announced that it will conduct a Consular Outreach Mission.

Updates throughout with details of planned museum, reaction, historical background.

Thursday, July 24, 2014 3:50 p.m.

Museum to be built in SC where slaves entered US

Local bike shops partner with My City Bikes

Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:00 p.m.

Trek Bicycle Store of Mount Pleasant and Charleston Bicycle Co. have teamed up with the My City Bikes project to help improve individual and environmental health in Charleston.

Petition hopeful submits signatures to face Scott

Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:31 p.m.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A Mount Pleasant businesswoman has submitted signatures to run as a petition challenger to U.S. Sen. Tim Scott.

Safety improvements in the works for county schools

The Gazette

Thursday, July 24, 2014 2:19 p.m.

School is out for another few weeks, but safety improvements are underway to keep kids safe once they return.

CSU to play under the lights

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 3:37 p.m.

Charleston Southern University has announced the kickoff times for its season-opening, four-game home stand, the Buccaneers’ first home stand under its new lights.

HGTV is giving me a headache

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 3:58 p.m.

I have to stop watching HGTV. It’s giving me a complex.

Making back-to-school shopping affordable

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 11:06 a.m.

Dear Liz,

DD2 provides construction updates

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 2:01 p.m.

At DD2’s board meeting July 14 Bob Folkman, capital improvements facilitator, reported the capital improvements project is 2.3 percent complete in actual costs and 5.1 percent complete in committed costs, as of May 31. He said the program schedule and budgets remain tight, but realistc.

Inside the Moultrie News: Meet the staff

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:09 a.m.

As part of the East Cooper community, Moultrie News wants our readers to know our staff. Previously, we've posted Q & A's with our news and …

Coosaw Creek, Legend Oaks rise in standings

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 2:01 p.m.

A pair of Summerville-area teams gained ground in the season standings by turning in solid performances during the eighth Charleston Area Men’s Interclub Golf Association match of 2014.

Crime in the Creek UPDATED

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 3:39 p.m.

Hit and run results in arrest

Technology: I still don’t get it

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:09 a.m.

Life as I know it has become manifested in the dim, blinking brake lights in the distance, having left me behind.

Sertoma Classic Cheerleader Party set for Thursday UPDATED

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 4:46 p.m.

The Sertoma Club of Charleston will host its annual high school Sertoma Classic Cheerleader Party Thursday 4-6 p.m. at North Charleston Riverfront …

New DNR chair confirmed

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 3:30 p.m.

The South Carolina Senate recently confirmed a new chairman to the S.C. Natural Resources Board, the policy-making body of the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR).

Nix, Janney plan spring wedding

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Melissa Anne Nix of Hilda, S.C. and Donald Patrick Janney of Summerville are engaged to be married on March 7, 2015 in Mt. Pleasant.

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