Drivin’ and Chooglin #7

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 11:38 a.m.

I suppose if I wanted to introduce the boys to reggae, the easiest choice would be Bob Marley’s “Legend.” The problem, though, is that my loathing of that album is nearing epic proportions. I’ve found few are genuinely interested in the nuances of rant, so I’ll keep it brief.

Charleston ranked # top city by Travel + Leisure

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:29 p.m.

Third Consecutive Award for the Charming Coastal Destination

Signal Point Road Recycling Dropsite reopens as convenience center

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 9:12 a.m.

Expanded site will now accept household hazardous waste

Easton Corbin at Boone Hall UPDATED

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:08 p.m.

Despite thunderstorms rolling in just before the main act at Boone Hall last Thursday, the show went on. Easton Corbin played to a sold out crowd.

MODE to hold grand opening

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 10:05 a.m.

MODE has announced the opening of its newest location in Mount Pleasant.

Plane crash in Moncks Corner involves Air Force jet

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:22 p.m.

One, possibly two United States Air Force jets collided over Moncks Corner, crashing into the Cooper River, what authorities onsite are calling “a hot mess.”

Hanahan vs. Parks Field in Dixie Youth Majors Tournament

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 10:56 a.m.

The Dixie Youth District 7 all-star tournament is being held in Moncks Corner this week. (Photos by Dan Brown)

Former Gators coach Dobbels has new challenge

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The former coach who built Goose Creek High School into a championship-level basketball program has a new gig on the sideline at Ashley Ridge High …

Fighter jet, private plane collide over Moncks Corner

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 11:43 a.m.

An F-16 military jet and a Cessna 150C private airplane collided in the skies over Moncks Corner on Tuesday morning, July 7, according to the Federal …

County’s newest elementary school opens its doors

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Hundreds of little Explorers will fill a new elementary school this upcoming fall semester.

Boaters assist sailor in stormy weather

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 10:48 a.m.

On June 30, several boaters came to the aid of a capsized sailor. In a sudden squall during incoming weather, the sailor capsized after launching his …

Budget amendment would fund SRO program

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 1:31 p.m.

Dorchester County is considering amending its newly-adopted 2015-16 budget to fund an area of ample debate and discussion in recent months: school …

10 Felony Berkeley County fugitives arrested in two-week task force effort

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 9:24 a.m.

Sheriff Duane Lewis announced the arrest of 10 felony Berkeley County fugitives from the time period of June 9th through June 26th. All of the arrest warrants originated with the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office and were made by the local U.S. Marshals Service’s Fugitive Task Force consisting of law enforcement officers from the …

Juvenile detained in Summerville man’s death UPDATED

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 9:02 a.m.

Sheriff’s investigators have arrested a juvenile in connection with the death of a Summerville man shot in the head last week.

Law enforcement nabs 10 felony fugitives

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office, U.S. Marshals and other agencies have captured 10 felony fugitives from June 9 to June 26 in Berkeley County, …

Miniature Portrait Painting Program at the Powder Magazine

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 11:56 a.m.

David and Renee Gillespie will be offering a demonstration of one of the earliest South Carolina art forms: miniature portrait painting. This program, …

Charleston church shooting suspect faces 3 additional indictments UPDATED

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 1:06 p.m.


Award winning cast performs Legallly Blonde Jr.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 9:51 a.m.

Musical Theater Center’s Legally Blonde Jr. will perform 18-19 July at Footlight Players Theatre, starring winners of elite youth theatre honors.

Montalbano graduates Virginia Tech

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 10:46 a.m.

BLACKSBURG, Va.– Virgina Tech held its spring commencement ceremony May 15 in Lane Stadium.

Parks Field, Pepper Hill open tournament with wins UPDATED

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 1:26 p.m.

Landslide victories were the theme for the opening day of the South Carolina Dixie Youth Baseball AAA District 7 All-star Tournament.

Moncks Corner vs. Park Circle in Dixie Majors Tournament

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 11:23 a.m.

Photos by Dan Brown

Business Kudos

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 10:04 a.m.

MODE has announced the opening of its newest location in Mount Pleasant.

Week-long celebration of city’s craft beer scene promises unique events, unique community

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:32 p.m.

The third annual Charleston Beer Week will be held from September 13th through September 19th at venues throughout the greater Charleston area.

Charleston Screening - Story of America Documentary in Progress July 7

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 9:26 a.m.

Filmmakers Annabel Park and Eric Byler will hold a community discussion and screening of the documentary-in-progress, Story of America: The Third Reconstruction on Tuesday, July 7 at 7 p.m. at the Circular Congregational Church, at 150 Meeting St, Charleston, South Carolina 29401. This is a free event although donations will be accepted.*

Conservative group against flag removal targets residents

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:33 p.m.

Starting today people driving in their vehicles could hear a radio ad from a conservative group encouraging them to call their local lawmakers to vote on keeping the Confederate battle flag flying on the statehouse grounds.

The Judicial Merit Selection Commission is accepting applications for the judicial offices

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 9:55 a.m.

The Judicial Merit Selection Commission is accepting applications for the judicial offices

Hospital job prospects for RNs look promising

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 10:18 a.m.

A recent study of the nursing workforce in South Carolina hospitals shows that the labor market for registered nurses (R.N.s) is tightening up. Chief nursing officers in South Carolina acute-care hospitals were asked to assess the local labor market for nursing personnel in their area and to describe how their nursing workforce needs are changing. …

Battery closes Harrisburg series Wednesday

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 11:09 a.m.

It’s a long drive from Charleston to Harrisburg, PA, and in 2015 the Battery only have to make it once.

Parks Field vs. Hanahan in Dixie Youth 11-12 all-stars

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 10:49 a.m.

The Dixie Youth Majors (11-12) district all-star tournament is being held in Moncks Corner. (Photos by Dan Brown)

S.C. vet’s trucks help honor others

By Jarrett E. Brown

Special to the Moultrie News

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 10:34 a.m.

Brandon Brown, a U.S. Army veteran from Sumter, S.C., has combined his passion for woodworking and his experience in the service to craft replica …

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