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New scoreboard in the works at BHS

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Football fans will notice some changes this fall when the Berkeley High School football team takes the field.

SC BlueCross Foundation approves more than $10 Million in grants statewide

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:05 a.m.

The BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation has approved more than $10.7 million in its latest grant cycle to health-related organizations serving South Carolina’s economically disadvantaged citizens.

Cougars’ Clarke, Wise named Perfect Game All-Americans UPDATED

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:03 a.m.

College of Charleston’s Taylor Clarke (Ashburn, Virginia) and Carl Wise (Lexington, South Carolina) were selected to the Perfect Game All- …

Sheriff offers tips for safe, fun July 4 weekend

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Berkeley County Sheriff Duane Lewis released a number of safety tips to help the public have a safe and memorable holiday weekend.

Summerville Medical Center offers surprising number of specialty services UPDATED

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:14 a.m.

Over the past five years, Summerville Medical Center (SMC), has transformed itself into an acute-care specialty medical center while continuing to …

Jazz Artists of Charleston seeks executive director

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:41 a.m.

Jazz Artists of Charleston seeks a dynamic leader to serve as Executive Director to advance the mission and agenda of the organization. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for the organization including, but not limited to - fundraising, staff oversight, …

Murphy joins Century 21

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

CENTURY 21 Properties Plus is pleased to welcome Moriah Murphy to its Summerville Office. Murphy will specialize in residential property sales in the …

Where to watch the fireworks UPDATED

Thursday, July 2, 2015 10:22 a.m.

Patriots Point’s Fourth of July Fireworks Blast

Charleston County School District elects new superintendent

Thursday, July 2, 2015 10:24 a.m.

According to a statement released Thursday, Dr. Gerrita Postlewait has been elected the new superintendent of the Charleston County School District. …

Nexton Elementary opens its doors

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:17 p.m.

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

Four vie for spot on school board

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It’s been a quiet campaign to fill the empty spot on school board, mostly waged on highway right-of-ways with campaign signs. The special …

DD2 committing to sheriff’s office, police department

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:15 p.m.

DD2 is making moves on its school resource officer program, its bus drivers and its aquatic center.

Musicians United - E pluribus unum: Out of Many, One Tribute Performance to Honor Victims of Charleston Church Attack

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:28 a.m.

The Charleston Gospel Choir and Charleston Spiritual Ensemble, with musicians from the Colour of Music Festival Orchestra, will be joined by members of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, and area musicians in a benefit performance honoring the victims of the June 17, 2015 shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Saturday, …

Parsons heading upstate to Southern Wesleyan UPDATED

Thursday, July 2, 2015 10:30 a.m.

Dustin Parsons, the ace of the St. John’s Christian Academy pitching staff and a three-time All-State selection, has signed a letter of intent …

Family Services, Inc. addresses financial challenges faced by military

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:06 a.m.

Active members of the military, veterans, and their families are routinely facing complex challenges in their daily lives. Thankfully, there is a growing awareness of the benefit that support networks can play in helping our heroes tackle serious medical, logistical and transitional issues. Family Services, Inc. (FSI), a member of the National …

CCSD educational program makes a difference in the lives of migrant children

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:54 a.m.

For more than 30 years, the Charleston County School District (CCSD) has been partnering with local and state literacy and health groups to provide …

Right this wrong

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:19 p.m.

Dear Editor:

Wando student selected for Palmetto Boys State

Thursday, July 2, 2015 6:03 a.m.

Michael Vinzani from Mount Pleasant of Wando High School and Enterprise High School student Savannah Maddox of Enterprise, Alabama, were both picked …

World showers Charleston with amazing grace

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:30 a.m.

100% of Proceeds from July 9 Event to Benefit Families; Online Auction Opens July 3

Newington claims White League title UPDATED

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:18 p.m.

The Newington Swim Team defeated Brick Yard 340-191 Tuesday to clinch a league title.

Party at the Point concludes July 3

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:54 a.m.

The 15th season of Party at the Point, Charleston’s premier happy hour concert series, will come to a close Friday, July 3, with headlining band Dead 27s and special guests The High Divers.

Girl Scouts - Charleston Area Summer Troop

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:39 a.m.

Meetings are 6:30-8:00 PM every other Thursday in July starting July 2nd at the North Charleston Service Center 7951 Dorchester Rd.

Meet the Doc: George Pappas, MD UPDATED

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:03 p.m.

While he started out as an aerospace engineer for NASA, Dr. George Pappas was drawn to biomechanics and ultimately a career in orthopedic surgery as …

Pope joins Autism Foundation board

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:14 p.m.

State Farm agent and Summerville resident Tony Pope will join the Lowcountry Autism Foundation board of directors in July.

South Carolina Nonprofit Association urges Legislature to remove Confederate Flag

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:00 a.m.

Following the aftermath of the shooting where nine people were killed during Bible study in a historic African-American church in Charleston, the state’s largest consortium of nonprofit leaders and organizations joins the growing list of South Carolina-based businesses asking the state Legislature to remove the Confederate flag from the …

RiverDogs edged by Asheville UPDATED

Thursday, July 2, 2015 10:38 a.m.

The Charleston RiverDogs got on the board early Wednesday night, but did not score again and were doubled up by the Asheville Tourists in a 2-1 loss …

Amnesty offered for those with active child support warrants

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Clerk of Court Mary Brown announced that there will be a Child Support Amnesty Day in Berkeley County on Aug. 5, 2015.

Have you Met: Lady Patriot forward Jenna Sorensen

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Jenna Sorensen couldn’t be more excited about the next high school soccer season.

No. 2 Battery and No. 1 Rochester collide Friday at Blackbaud

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:04 p.m.

There are no secrets to the basic game plan Rochester Rhinos Coach Bob Lilley will bring to the Lowcountry this week for his Friday night first place …

Apple Chocolate Dips UPDATED

Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:30 a.m.

2 Granny Smith apples, washed and dried
 1/2 cup lemon juice
 8 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped
 11/2 cup pistachio …

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