Scary stuff

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 7:51 a.m.

You know this is how The Walking Dead started.

DAR celebrates 15th anniversary

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 7:50 a.m.

General Marion’s Brigade, Berkeley County’s chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, celebrated its 15th anniversary with an open house …

Reader weighs in on chicken debate

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 7:51 a.m.

Dear Editor:

Police Blotter – Road rage

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 6:18 a.m.

A woman driving through a traffic circle allegedly noticed a female driver behind her following very closely. The female driver then attempted to pass the woman, but was unable, according to the report. The female driver then allegedly followed the woman around the parking lot into which she had turned into until the victim stopped and parked.

Letters to the editor

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 5:01 a.m.

Dear Editor:

Boddie tells own story of the tragedy of domestic violence

The Gazette

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 7:01 a.m.

Lorrie H. Boddie loved her husband once, she told an audience of about 70 people gathered behind the Goose Creek Municipal Center for a domestic …

Summerville authorizes sale of Chamber building

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Summmerville Town Council passed a second and final reading authorizing the sale of the Chamber of Commerce building during a special meeting held Oct. 20.

Pass the okra!

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 7:54 a.m.

Southerners do make headlines, don’t we? Sometimes we hear some piece of news and immediately know it happened south of the Mason-Dixon Line. We just KNOW, the same way we know it’s going to rain if we wash the car.

Bailey in the running for Mr. Football

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Summerville offensive lineman Zack Bailey is a finalist for the state’s most prestigious high school football accolade.

Pass the okra

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Southerners do make headlines, don’t we? Sometimes we hear some piece of news and immediately know it happened south of the Mason-Dixon Line. We just …

Fun in the garden

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 5:01 a.m.

The Windsor Hill Arts Infused Elementary School Garden Club began in the fall of 2013, for students from all grades. Members of the Garden Club build …

Pinewood Boys win cross country region championship

For The Journal Scene

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Pinewood Cross Country teams competed at the SCISA AAA Region Meet Oct. 15 at The Ponds.

Crime beat

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A deputy responded to Old Fort Fire Department on Hwy 78 in reference to an individual who had come to the station to report a spider bite. The complainant told the deputy that a spider had bitten him on the buttocks so he went to a neighbor’s house to ask for an antibiotic. The complainant said his neighbor did not have any antibiotic, but …

DD2 school board candidates weigh in on late, overcrowded buses

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 5:01 a.m.

The start of the school year for Dorchester District Two was a rough one in terms of the ongoing bus situation.

Lady Swamp Foxes complete clean sweep of region

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Ashley Ridge volleyball team completed a clean sweep of Region 8-AAAA Oct. 16 with a win over cross-town rival Summerville.

Corps holds meeting on Charleston Harbor deepening

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 1:17 p.m.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers is meeting with the public to discuss the half-billion dollar deepening of the Charleston Harbor shipping channel.

Academic Magnet football coach Walpole fired UPDATED

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 11:07 a.m.

Academic Magnet head football coach Bud Walpole was fired Monday amidst controversy surrounding a postgame celebration allegedly deemed inappropriate. …

School of Arts presents fall concert

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 12:24 p.m.

The Charleston County School of the Arts Middle and High School Vocal Department will present their fall concert “Harvest of Harmonies” Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the Rose Maree Myers Theater for the Performing Arts. The first half will feature a beautiful classical repertoire. For the second half, students will “let loose a little” with pop …

World Day of Prayer set for November

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 12:31 p.m.

The Baptist Women’s World Day of Prayer happens each year in November.

GCPD seeks indecent exposure suspect

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 11:11 a.m.

The Goose Creek Police Department is requesting the public’s help in the identification of an indecent exposure suspect, according to GCPD spokesman …

Beidler Forest Boardwalk Completed; Public invited to re-opening

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 12:05 p.m.

Thirteen months after it started, the reconstruction of the 1.75-mile boardwalk trail at the Audubon Center at Francis Beidler Forest has finally …

Garrett leads Patriots past Cougars

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 12:32 p.m.

Senior Kobe Garrett threw a touchdown pass and rushed for a TD during a Patriots’ victory over the Cougars Friday.

Superintendent McGinley speaks on Academic Magnet, Walpole firing

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 6:37 p.m.

Charleston County School District (CCSD) Superintendent Dr. Nancy McGinley discussed the firing of Academic Magnet football head coach Bud Walpole for the first time Tuesday afternoon.

McGrew voted Week 7 Tidelands Bank Player of the Week

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:50 p.m.

Isaiah McGrew was voted the Week 7 Tidelands Bank Player of the Week.

Charleston named No. 1 City in US

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:06 p.m.

For the fourth year, the readers of Condé Nast Traveler have voted Charleston the No. 1 U.S. City. Known for rich history, well-preserved architecture, a celebrated restaurant community and mannerly people, the city also ranked No. 2 in the world by Condé Nast Traveler 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards.

Battling viruses, both human and computer

By Tim Bullard

Columnist

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 12:49 p.m.

First there were rumblings and a few news stories with tidbits of news. Then we started paying attention to the Michael Crichton novels and movies …

Man killed in wreck on Old State Road

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 10:15 a.m.

A Eutawville man has died after the minivan he was riding in struck a logging truck head on, according to Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury.

Local distillery to unleash new spirits

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:28 p.m.

Striped Pig Distillery opened summer 2013 and their first spirits hit retail shelves Oct. 1, 2013. After a year of quenching South Carolina’s thirst for handcrafted, small-batch spirits, they are now teasing the public about what’s coming next.

The grades

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 1:15 p.m.

Dorchester District 2 >> A

Church to host fundraiser this Saturday

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:14 p.m.

The Apple Gold Group, a franchisee of Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar, will partner with the Church House of Ministries Worldwide to host a Flapjack Fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 25. All proceeds raised by the church will be used to purchase new youth praise dance uniforms.

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