Spa opens

Thursday, August 28, 2014 11:45 a.m.

Differing opinions on new DD2 bell schedule

Thursday, August 28, 2014 11:37 a.m.

The stated purpose of a new bell and bus schedule for Dorchester District Two is to “advance academic achievement for all students,” but some …

Mount Pleasant Fire Department goes social

By Martine Wolfe-Miller

Communications Officer

Thursday, August 28, 2014 1:58 p.m.

The Mount Pleasant Fire Department (MPFD) has gone social with the launch of a new Facebook page and a Twitter account, @MountPleasantFD. Fire Chief …

Signs, signs ...

Thursday, August 28, 2014 11:46 a.m.

I’ve been paying a lot of attention to advertising signs and billboards while on the road lately. I don’t text and drive during my frequent travels, but I do take the occasional peek at the signs along the way.

Opportunities at Mt. Pleasant’s biggest expo

Thursday, August 28, 2014 7:01 a.m.

The booth space for Mount Pleasant’s biggest networking event will soon be gone.

Superintendent: School starts with ‘few hiccups,’ greater enrollment

The Independent

Thursday, August 28, 2014 8:14 a.m.

Berkeley County schools saw more than 800 new students join the district during the first week of school, according to numbers released by …

St. Stephen man sentenced to three years for domestic assault

Thursday, August 28, 2014 1:42 a.m.

A St. Stephen man who severely beat a woman was sentenced to three years in prison Tuesday, Aug. 26, according to the 9th Circuit Solicitor’s Office. …

Simple tips on saving money UPDATED

Thursday, August 28, 2014 1:26 p.m.

My wife invited me to go with her to help select a new laptop for her job.

St. John's Christian Academy volleyball v. Faith Christian

Thursday, August 28, 2014 2:46 p.m.

Photos by Dan Brown

American LaFrance’s remaining assets sold to recover private debt

The Independent

Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:34 p.m.

The winding road to the shuttered American LaFrance facility in Berkeley County will come alive again in the coming weeks as winning bidders retrieve …

North Charleston appoints artist-in-residence

Thursday, August 28, 2014 11:54 a.m.

The City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department is proud to announce the appointment of mixed media artist Alexandra Roberts as Artist-in-Residence for 2014/15. The City’s Artist-in-Residence serves as a key resource for the department’s outreach programs, especially in the area of art instruction. The selected artist shares his/her unique …

Sept. 11 flag ceremony, memorial service announced

Thursday, August 28, 2014 8:15 a.m.

American Legion Post 166 in Goose Creek will be hosting its 13th Annual Flag Disposal Ceremony / 9-11 Memorial Service on Thursday, Sept. 11 at 6 p.m. …

Lady Wolves sweep Carver’s Bay in opener

Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:20 p.m.

The Timberland volleyball team is going for four.

MNE celebrates Cub Store grand opening

Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:13 p.m.

There’s a new store in town at Marrington Elementary School.

Thompson reports increased school enrollment

The Gazette

Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:37 p.m.

Berkeley County schools saw more than 800 new students join the district during the first week of school, according to numbers released by …

Charleston Gun and Knife Show returns

Thursday, August 28, 2014 2:42 p.m.

Mike Kent’s Original Charleston Gun and Knife Show returns on Saturday, Sept. 6, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Exchange Park Fairgrounds on Highway 78 in Ladson.

Dutch Fork maintains No. 1 in prep football polls

Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:35 p.m.

Dutch Fork maintained its position atop Class AAAA in the South Carolina Prep Football Media Poll headed into Week 1 of the regular season.

DNR offering free boat inspections

Thursday, August 28, 2014 11:42 a.m.

In an effort to keep state waterways safe during the upcoming Labor Day holiday weekend, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division will again be conducting courtesy safety inspections at some public boat landings.

Governor’s School announces new appointments

Thursday, August 28, 2014 8:21 a.m.

The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics has announced the appointment of the following individuals to the Board of Trustees:

Team Spirit

Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:01 a.m.

AR volleyball team cruises past Cane Bay

Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:06 p.m.

The Ashley Ridge volleyball team is out to a strong start.

Garden to Table tasting

Thursday, August 28, 2014 11:55 a.m.

Teen charged with armed robbery

Thursday, August 28, 2014 11:42 a.m.

A Ladson man is charged with armed robbery, and three teenagers are charged with accessory after the fact, after a woman reported she was robbed at …

Police Blotter – Oh grow up

Thursday, August 28, 2014 6:37 a.m.

A police report said that a woman went by her ex-husband’s house to drop off school supplies for their kids. She did not speak to him – she simply dropped the items off and went to leave, the report said, but the ex-husband allegedly came out to her car to talk with her. When he did, she backed out of the parking space and began to drive off. He …

Police Blotter – Hands off, buddy

Thursday, August 28, 2014 9:29 a.m.

A female reported to police that a cab driver she uses regularly groped her while on the way to work one morning.

Cops and Kids Buddy Card program kicks off

Thursday, August 28, 2014 1:11 p.m.

The Mount Pleasant Police Department (MPPD) launched the Cops and Kids Buddy Card program. By collecting the signatures of 10 police officers, kids get to interact with police officers and can even claim a prize at Town Hall.

Power outage cancels TTC classes Thursday

Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:56 p.m.

An electrical power outage Thursday morning, Aug. 28, at Trident Technical College’s North Charleston campus in buildings 100 through 800 has canceled classes until 6 p.m., according to messages being sent to students from the school.

Gun show returns to Ladson

Thursday, August 28, 2014 11:34 a.m.

Mike Kent’s Original Charleston Gun and Knife Show returns to Ladson on Saturday, Sept. 6 and Sunday, Sept. 7 at Exchange Park Fairgrounds.

‘Life is short, you might as well laugh’

Thursday, August 28, 2014 2:25 p.m.

Growing up, Julie R. Smith remembers when her dad would come home every night: he would get the newspaper, sit down and read the paper – front, back, …

The ARK providing caregiving classes

Thursday, August 28, 2014 2:01 p.m.

The ARK is providing a free educational series called “Powerful Tools for Caregivers.”

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