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Berkeley County deputies seize meth from Summmerville home, arrest four

Berkeley County deputies seize meth from Summmerville home, arrest four
Thursday, August 18, 2016 12:39 p.m.

Berkeley County sheriff’s deputies said they discovered multiple fugitives crowded inside a Summerville home this week while searching for a …

Cardboard and paper to still be picked up at no extra cost

Thursday, August 18, 2016 7:27 a.m.

If people choose not to opt-in for streamlined recycling, they will still get their paper and cardboard picked up.

Harriet’s Return: Based upon the legendary life of Harriet Tubman

Thursday, August 18, 2016 11:03 a.m.

The amazing theatrical performance of America’s black heroine, Harriet Tubman, will be coming to the Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church Street, for the Moja Arts Festival. Show dates and times are Saturday, Oct. 8 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 9 at 3 p.m. Tickets are available through the Office of Cultural Affairs website at www.mojafestival. …

School news and student accolades

Thursday, August 18, 2016 10:25 a.m.

Emily Jacques of Mount Pleasant was named to the spring 2016 provost’s list at Presbyterian College. The provost’s list seeks to honor those students who achieved at least a 3.30 GPA.

An easier A: Students will be graded on 10-point scale

Thursday, August 18, 2016 12:01 a.m.

In an effort to help Berkeley County’s public school students to match up to neighboring school district students and national students, the school board has unanimously passed a policy changing the grading scale to 10-points.

DD2 recognizes bus driver of the year

DD2 recognizes bus driver of the year
Thursday, August 18, 2016 7:28 a.m.

Paula Rutledge was re- cognized at the Aug. 8 DD2 board meeting for being named the 2016 Bus Driver of the Year by the South Carolina Association for …

Drought declared in additional South Carolina counties

Drought declared in additional South Carolina counties
Thursday, August 18, 2016 10:20 a.m.

The South Carolina Drought Response Committee, meeting via conference call on August 17, upgraded the drought status for 17 counties in the state.

Chics of the sea fundraiser benefits working commercial boats

Chics of the sea fundraiser benefits working commercial boats
Thursday, August 18, 2016 5:22 a.m.

The Chics of the Sea hosted their second annual Shem Creek Fisheries fundraiser. The sold-out event raised money to outfit the 10 working commercial …

Special Olympics SC Kayaking experiences greatest growth in Lowcountry area

Special Olympics SC Kayaking experiences greatest growth in Lowcountry area
Thursday, August 18, 2016 10:52 a.m.

Athletes demonstrate strong potential for national games

ATF and firearms industry offer reward in firearms theft

Thursday, August 18, 2016 10:57 a.m.

Seeking public’s help in burglary of firearms business.

Dilday named captain of The Citadel women’s soccer team

Dilday named captain of The Citadel women’s soccer team
Thursday, August 18, 2016 9:01 a.m.

Former Green Wave standout Tinslee Dilday has been named a captain for The Citadel women’s soccer team.

Patriots Point launches new shared Virtual Reality Space Program for campers and day groups

Thursday, August 18, 2016 11:04 a.m.

Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum has partnered with Moondog Animation Studio to build a first-of-its-kind shared virtual reality space program that will be offered to campers and day groups who visit the USS Yorktown.

Sully’s Scoop - Getting out in front of ZIKA

Thursday, August 18, 2016 11:09 a.m.

Q. What is the town of Mount Pleasant doing about mosquito control? Have they increased the frequency of spraying? Are they making inspections of homes for trouble areas? In other words, what are they doing to stay ahead of the Zika virus-carrying mosquitoes?

SC Ports Authority posts fiscal year operating earnings of $39 Million

Thursday, August 18, 2016 10:47 a.m.

Highest July pier container volume in SCPA history

Dermatologist offers new fat treatment method

Dermatologist offers new fat treatment method
Thursday, August 18, 2016 4:49 a.m.

As the first physician to bring CoolSculpting to South Carolina more than six years ago, Dr. Marguerite Germain of Germain Dermatology is now the …

Two join Carolina One

Two join Carolina One
Thursday, August 18, 2016 7:27 a.m.

Krista Dawn Arnold and Kyle Everett Taylor have come on board as Realtor associates with Carolina One Real Estate’s Summerville Main Street …

Business in the ‘ville

Business in the ‘ville
Thursday, August 18, 2016 12:14 p.m.

Summers Corner is starting to blossom.

On Vacation - Little Big Horn

On Vacation - Little Big Horn
Thursday, August 18, 2016 11:44 a.m.

Palmetto Fort park closure slated Aug. 18 - Sept. 9

Palmetto Fort park closure slated Aug. 18 - Sept. 9
Thursday, August 18, 2016 11:01 a.m.

The Town of Mount Pleasant has announced the closure of Palmetto Fort Park, from August 18 - September 9, 2016, due to safety concerns. Construction …

In Berkeley Co., workforce development starts long before high school graduation

Thursday, August 18, 2016 12:01 p.m.

The state’s top educators say Berkeley County School District is a great example for the state and nation in preparing children for the workforce.

Charleston Southern announces field renovations at CSU Ballpark

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:56 p.m.

CSU Ballpark will have a new playing surface for the 2017 baseball season.

Football Talk, Week 0: Berkeley and Dorchester schools UPDATED

Football Talk, Week 0: Berkeley and Dorchester schools
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:05 a.m.

Rob Gantt and Roger Lee talk about Week 0 of the 2016 football season.

Old Fort Fire celebrates lowered ISO rating

Old Fort Fire celebrates lowered ISO rating
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Residents and businesses receiving fire protection coverage from Old Fort Fire Department might see lowered insurance rates this fall.

County officials mull restricting gunfire, this time in just Sangaree

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:49 p.m.

Want to shoot your gun at a target in your backyard in Sangaree? That could be a $500 fine, if a new ordinance is passed through Berkeley County Council.

Editorial: Traffic deaths down; but not enough

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The number of traffic-related deaths in Dorchester County has dropped slightly in the last year after a steady increase for the last three years.

Former deputy convicted of selling firearms to indicted person UPDATED

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 11:37 a.m.

A Goose Creek man will serve 12 months and one day in a federal prison for selling a firearm to a person under indictment for a crime, according to acting U.S. Attorney Beth Drake.

Inmate charged in cellmate’s death

Inmate charged in cellmate’s death
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 4:20 p.m.

An inmate at Lieber Correctional Institution will be charged with murder in the death of his cellmate.

City Council grants final rezoning approval for Ports Authority office site

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 11:32 a.m.

Charleston City Council voted unanimously to grant final approval for Lowe Enterprises’ rezoning request of 176 and 186 Concord St. from 50/25 Old City Height District to 56/30V Old City Height District.

Southeastern Grocers lauches matching donation program for flood recovery

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:49 p.m.

As communities across Louisiana and Mississippi struggle through historic flooding, Southeastern Grocers would like to extend heartfelt sympathy to those fighting during this flood, working in recovery and to those who have lost loved ones.

Assistant Town Administrator credentialed by International Management Association

Assistant Town Administrator credentialed by International Management Association
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:22 a.m.

Mount Pleasant Assistant Town Administrator Katherine Hendricks recently received the Credentialed Manager designation from the International …

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