Mount Pleasant dental office hosts selfie contest and puppet shows to promote dental health

Saturday, February 6, 2016 10:04 a.m.

Dental health goes hand in hand with overall physical health and wellness, and the key is starting early.

Kids host ‘Souper Bowl’ to help food program

Saturday, February 6, 2016 12:41 p.m.

Watch out Cam Newton: Boulder Bluff Elementary students have some dazzling smiles of their own. Those smiles were on display during their Souper Bowl …

Summerville Elks Lodge #2719 announces winners to Hoop Shoot Competition

Saturday, February 6, 2016 12:01 a.m.

On Jan. 10, Summerville Elks Lodge No. 2719 conducted a youth hoop shoot competition.

New Neighborhood Market coming to Knightsville

Saturday, February 6, 2016 12:01 a.m.

A new Walmart Neighborhood Market is slated to open in late August or early September.

On vacation

Saturday, February 6, 2016 1:33 p.m.

Rotary Auxiliary birthday tea

Saturday, February 6, 2016 11:21 a.m.

Belinda Roberts presided over the Greater Charleston Rotary Auxiliary Club 93rd birthday tea at the home of Mrs. Sara Livingston. June Matzner …

Nelson Mullins elects Patrick Wooten to partnership

Saturday, February 6, 2016 6:28 a.m.

The partners of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP have elected Patrick C. Wooten to the partnership.

Town Crier - Officials want businesses to claim their true location as Mount Pleasant

Saturday, February 6, 2016 10:29 a.m.

Economic Development is a community driver. Amy Livingston, Business Development Officer for the Town of Mount Pleasant, told the Economic Development Committee that a new program will be launched to further the town’s commitment to help local businesses.

Valentine’s cards for meals on wheels recipients

Saturday, February 6, 2016 9:50 a.m.

East Cooper Meals on Wheels recipients are set to receive handmade Valentine’s Day cards created by youth volunteers from across the country. DoSomething.org, the largest organization for young people and social change, has teamed up with Meals on Wheels America for the third annual Love Letters campaign.

Wells earns RICP designation

Saturday, February 6, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Prudential Financial Inc. announced that Ladson resident Dennis Wells, a manager, training and development with The Prudential Insurance Company of …

Patriots out pace Swamp Foxes

Saturday, February 6, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The Patriots are one step closer to successfully defending the region championship they earned last season.

Summerville Elementary second-quarter honor roll

Saturday, February 6, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Summerville Elementary School has announced students named to the second-quarter honor roll:

Opinion Shaper: Public Parks a reflection of quality of life

Friday, February 5, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Fielding grounders with teammates on a dusty baseball diamond. Meeting friends at the downtown park on Friday after school. Fishing the waters of the local recreational forest. These nostalgic memories have proven to be quite formative experiences for a youth raised in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

On vacation

Friday, February 5, 2016 1:38 p.m.

Letter: Respect is a two-way street

Friday, February 5, 2016 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

Crime beat

Friday, February 5, 2016 12:01 a.m.

• The owner of a hardware store reported two trailers were stolen from the parking lot. He said the trailers had tongue locks and were chained together.

Duncan stays true to Hilltoppers

Friday, February 5, 2016 2:01 p.m.

Ashley Ridge quarterback Steven Duncan was tempted late in the recruiting process, but he held true to his verbal commitment.

Nonprofit targets community violence with gun buyback

Friday, February 5, 2016 12:01 a.m.

There’s a new nonprofit group in the county targeting community violence. National Action Network’s Berkeley County Chapter formed in September, a few weeks before the historic, 1,000-year flood, which has kept the chapter busy in recovery mode.

Coloring outside the lines: Library patrons find stress relief in an activity normally reserved for children

Friday, February 5, 2016 3:04 p.m.

There’s a new craze sweeping the Lowcountry and the nation: coloring in coloring books.

University of New Hampshire honors

Friday, February 5, 2016 4:12 p.m.

Katherine Korostynski of Ladson has earned honors for the fall semester of the 2015-2016 academic year at the University of New Hampshire.

Workers fined after lots clearcut

Friday, February 5, 2016 12:17 p.m.

Workers for a homebuilder that was fined three years ago for clearcutting have been fined for clearcutting two more lots.

Farrell commits to Gamecocks, Felder goes with Blazers

Friday, February 5, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Once again, Chandler Farrell will walk in his father’s cleat marks.

South Carolina officers trained on anti-meth technology

Friday, February 5, 2016 11:57 a.m.

This week, the South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers Association (SCLEOA), in conjunction with Appriss, conducted three trainings across the state on the National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx), which is the a real-time, stop-sale technology used to ensure that purchasers of pseudoephedrine (PSE) do not exceed their legal limit. These trainings …

Bring It On at Wando

Friday, February 5, 2016 12:06 p.m.

Students from Wando High School are taking Bring it On the musical to the stage of the Wando Performing Arts Center. In a collaboration between arts …

Police searching for attempted murder suspect

Friday, February 5, 2016 10:17 p.m.

Summerville police are searching for a man they said is charged with attempted murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent …

Working on roads

Friday, February 5, 2016 3:48 p.m.

Summerville has a lengthy to-do list concerning roads this year.

Wrestlers claim individual region championships

Friday, February 5, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The new South Carolina Class AAAA wrestling rankings are out and Region 8-AAAA crowned its wrestling champions Saturday.

Heritage girls making valentines for vets

Friday, February 5, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The American Heritage Girls Troop SC9212 at Palmetto Land Baptist Church have been making Valentines for Veterans in the Lowcountry for four years. …

The journalist registration bill is laughable

By Jay Bender

Special to the Moultrie News

Friday, February 5, 2016 10:42 a.m.

I must confess, I had more fun responding to inquiries about Mike Pitts’ (R-Laurens) journalist registration bill than I have had answering …

More shelves means more books at Goose Creek library

Friday, February 5, 2016 8:37 a.m.

A lot can change in 23 years. At Goose Creek library, the carpet dingy, the old reference desk wasn’t large enough to fit a computer …

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