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Reserve deputy arrested on criminal domestic abuse charge

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

A Berkeley County reserve sheriff’s deputy was arrested Sunday on a charge of criminal domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature, as …

Airline introduces convenient link between Charleston and Central Florida

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:16 p.m.

Silver Airways is introducing a new and convenient link between Charleston and Central Florida. Starting March 19, the airline will offer daily nonstop service between Charleston and Orlando, and between Charleston and Tampa. In addition to the nonstop service, the new flights from Charleston are designed to offer travelers easy one-stop service …

Hope on Goat helps promote child welfare

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:24 p.m.

These days charity oyster roasts in the Lowcountry come a dime a dozen on the half shell, so you need something special to help set you apart from the crowd.

Taste what Charleston has to offer

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:44 a.m.

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the BB&T Wine and Food Festival, and how it has grown. The festival has helped to establish Charleston as a culinary destination and injects new energy into the city each year residents emerge from doldrums of winter.

Girl Scouts usher in exciting cookie season

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Last year, when Elizabeth Murray’s stepdaughter was selling Girl Scout cookies, a relative in Oregon wanted to buy some morsels.

Palmetto Goodwill Hire Me! hiring event Thursday, Jan. 29

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 11:51 a.m.

On-site interviews for 19 immediate openings at The Pantry Moncks Corner restaurant locations. Registration is required.

Celebrating the life of Solomon Blatt Jr.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:23 p.m.

Solomon Blatt Jr. is a federal district judge in South Carolina. Sol Blatt grew up in Barnwell, South Carolina, a small town in the southwestern part …

Business Kudos

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:41 p.m.

Richardson Plowden & Robinson, P.A. announced that attorneys Samia H. Nettles and Adam S. Tesh have been named shareholders in the Firm. Nettles joined Richardson Plowden in the Charleston office in 2012. Tesh joined Richardson Plowden in the Columbia office in 2001.

Woman chases postal worker

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:12 p.m.

A North Charleston woman who said she was frustrated because of problems receiving her mail allegedly took matters into her own hands.

County OKs backyard chickens for large lots

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The chickens have finally come home to roost in Berkeley County.

Detention Center hosts job fair, community event

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

On Jan. 31, the Sheriff Cannon Detention Center will be working in collaboration with the Carolina Center for Occupational Health (CCOH) in sponsoring a job fair and community event for those individuals who are interesting in becoming a certified detention officer or looking to work in the medical field. During this job fair, food such as hot …

Harvard Glee Club to perform in Charleston

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:24 p.m.

Honoring its historic ties to the Holy City’s Unitarian Church

Suspicious package investigated near entrance to I’On - scene is now clear UPDATED

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:16 a.m.

Units have cleared from the scene in I’On where a suspicious package was being investigated.

SC BlueCross names Dr. Shawn Stinson Chief Medical Officer

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:17 a.m.

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina has appointed Shawn Stinson, M.D., vice president of clinical innovation and chief medical officer. He will lead BlueCross’ collaboration with the South Carolina medical community to transform health care to improve the individual’s care experience, improve population health and reduce costs.

Economic Forecast Luncheon UPDATED

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:24 p.m.

The Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce held its annual Economic Forecast Luncheon & awards presentations on Tuesday.

Robert J. “Bob” Habenicht

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:12 p.m.

Robert J. “Bob” Habenicht, 81, of North Vernon, IN formerly of Charleston, SC passed away on Friday, January 23, 2015 at his home.

North Charleston author inspires dreamers to act in new book

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:36 p.m.

This week marks the nationwide release of “From Star Dreams to Stardom,” a motivational new book by author LaTonya Renee.

Record-breaking year for giving back on Daniel Island

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:12 a.m.

The master-planned island town community of Daniel Island has established a community-wide legacy of giving back by using its transfer fee-funded …

And the award goes to ....

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:36 p.m.

On Thursday, Jan. 22, Clay Hill Elementary held their 2nd Quarter Awards Program. Pictured are some of the fifth-graders with their awards and their …

Sangaree Elementary School receives $5,000 grant

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:58 a.m.

Sangaree Elementary School has received a $5,000 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant for Project GROW.

Spots still available for writers’ workshop

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:31 p.m.

Writers still have time to sign up for the once-in-a-lifetime writing workshop Story Masters in Charleston on Feb. 5-8.

School news and kudos

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:47 p.m.

A total of 23 Trident Technical College students have been recognized by Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges for 2015.

No final RFP yet

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 7:11 a.m.

Attorneys are still going over a request for proposals (RFP) for Dorchester District Two.

Spice things up with Indian cooking class

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:57 a.m.

The Local Palate and The Coastal Cupboard present a four-course Indian cooking class by accomplished chef Lavanya Sabin on Feb. 20 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The cooking demonstration will include four delicious Indian courses with unique wine pairings and will be hosted at The Coastal Cupboard in Mount Pleasant.

Charleston Listens – Communication is happening constantly; be mindful

By Julie Chapman

Special to the Moultrie News

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:32 p.m.

One warm June afternoon, a hundred miles from civilization, deep in the jungle of the Amazon River Basin, I entered an oval communal home belonging …

Soccer players carry on charitable tradition

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:13 p.m.

A group of high school soccer players set out at the crack of dawn on a Saturday last month headed for the Kiawah Island Golf Resort.

PCA Lego team builds to victory

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:20 p.m.

On Dec. 6, Lego league team 2240, The Brick Bosses, won the Mount Pleasant regional competition. The team consisted of fifth- through eighth-graders …

Charleston VA continues to achieve 5-Star rating, top 10% nationwide ranking while becoming sixth fastest growing VA in U.S.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:16 a.m.

The Ralph H. Johnson VA was again rated a 5-Star medical center, the highest possible rating according to VA’s Strategic Analytics for Improvement and Learning Value (SAIL) model, and became the sixth fastest growing VA in the U.S. for percentage patient growth in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2014. This rating, which ranks the …

Enjoy Lowcountry landscapes at new exhibit

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:50 a.m.

Local artist J. Christian Snedeker brings exquisitely detailed oil paintings of the Lowcountry to Ella Walton Richardson Fine Art in a new show, which runs from Feb. 2-28.

Bookworm bonanza

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:11 p.m.

The Friends of the Summerville Library held their Gigantic Book Sale last weekend at the American Legion building on Sumter Avenue. For the first …

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