FEMA Mitigation Advisers offer guidance to flood survivors in Charleston County

Friday, November 6, 2015 10:00 a.m.

As South Carolinians rebuild and repair after the recent historic floods, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and local home improvement stores have teamed up to provide free information, tips and literature on making homes stronger and safer.

Plastic packaging company coming to Berkeley County

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A&R Bulk-Pak Inc., a contract packaging company specializing in the packaging and distribution of plastics for overseas export, is establishing operations in Berkeley County.

Grilled Portobello Mushroom Burgers

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Healthy recipe for grilled portobello mushroom burgers

Woman's death in Berkeley County is 40th S.C. police shooting of 2015 UPDATED

Friday, November 6, 2015 11:28 a.m.

The death of a woman alleged to have pointed a gun at deputies Thursday night in the Goose Creek area was the 40th shooting involving a South Carolina officer this year and the third for the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office, a state official said.

Proposed beach plan draws scrutiny



Friday, November 6, 2015 7:06 a.m.

Emotions are already rising as Sullivan’s Island Town Council resumes its review of a proposed management plan for nearly 200 acres of …

Moncks Corner BBQ Festival UPDATED

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:37 p.m.

The time to truly treat those taste-buds is today at the Moncks Corner BBQ Festival.

The Great Pumpkin

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Great Pumpkin made its first (non) appearance in Charles Schulz’s Peanuts comic strip about a half century ago. Every year Linus waits to …

Challengers come out on top in election

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Summerville is getting a new mayor and councilwoman who have been critical of some of the town’s recent decisions.

Cane Bay churns out win over Wando

Friday, November 6, 2015 1:01 p.m.

Cane Bay High School’s ground game was too strong for Wando on Friday night.

Wando, Bishops volleyball and tennis advance in postseason

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:47 p.m.

Wando volleyball defeated River Bluff 3-0 Thursday to advance to its fourth straight Class 4A Lower State title game.

Charleston Girl Perfume Goes “Wild” This Holiday Season by Helping Animals in Need

Friday, November 6, 2015 11:16 a.m.

Charleston Girl Perfume, a “scent-sational” fragrance and body collection, created by Charleston native Kelly Gaskins, that captures the essence of “Southern Charm and Style”, is giving back this holiday season by donating a portion of their sales to Keeper of the Wild.

We’re off to see the Wizard

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Village at Summerville, also known as The Presbyterian Community, turns Halloween into Oz with a pumpkin carving contest and the cast of …

Green Wave eyes third place

Friday, November 6, 2015 8:01 a.m.

The Green Wave will battle for third place in Region 8-AAAA Friday.

Craft Brew Races chug into Charleston

Friday, November 6, 2015 7:33 a.m.

On Saturday, Nov.7, the Craft Brew Races will bring its nationally-acclaimed event to Charleston in a celebration of balanced wellness and local craftsmanship. This marks the first the time event is being held in South Carolina.

Harlow and Tucker claim Cuthbert Classic title;Team Connor takes low net championship

Friday, November 6, 2015 3:01 p.m.

The 2015 Cuthbert Classic was held Oct. 25 at Summerville Country Club.

JV FOOTBALL: Stratford vs. Goose Creek UPDATED

Friday, November 6, 2015 2:23 p.m.

Photos by Brooks Finneseth

Washington Light Infantry and Sumter Guards

Friday, November 6, 2015 10:46 a.m.

Charleston’s Historic Militia Units will be in formation on Veterans Day to dedicate a new Marion Square flag pole. The Washington Light Infantry (1807) and the Sumter Guards (1819) will fall in at 1:00pm to prepare for a 2:00pm patriotic ceremony. The public is invited to join the occasion. Veterans and civil authorities in uniform are …

Crime beat

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 p.m.

• A Summerville man reported his vehicles parked in his driveway on New Haven Court had been rummaged through. Four gas cards were missing, he reported.

The American Heart Association invites female heart and stroke survivors to the 2015 Go Red For Women Casting Call

Friday, November 6, 2015 10:05 a.m.

A little bit of Hollywood right here in Charleston. At the Casting Call, we search for women who have been impacted by heart disease to represent Go Red For Women to star in our local and national marketing and promotional initiatives aimed at inspiring women to take their heart health personally. What choices have they made for your health? …

Donut holes stymie would-be voters

Friday, November 6, 2015 11:01 a.m.

Summerville officials have talked about annexation for years.

Council reinstates raises for newer hires, looks to give $2k increase to first responders

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County Council is increasing the pay for more county employees after two separate votes during the Oct. 26 meeting in Moncks Corner.

Greer, Greenville show BMW’s impact

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Greater Summerville/Dorchester Chamber of Commerce took a group of 15 people for an intra-community visit last month to Greer and Greenville. The …

Fishing Rodeo for Disabled set for Nov. 14

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Goose Creek resident Les Warner can often be found at the lake behind the Municipal Center, fishing pole in hand. Warner is disabled – but …

Mount Pleasant is a top 50 place to live in U.S., new report says UPDATED

John McDermott / The Post and Courier


Friday, November 6, 2015 2:04 p.m.

Mount Pleasant has been named one the top 50 cities to live in the country.

VA sculpture dedication ceremony honoring veterans

Friday, November 6, 2015 10:14 a.m.

Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center will be holding a Sculpture Dedication Ceremony with art work donated by sculptor Dr. Edward Byrd on Tuesday, Nov. 10 at 10 a.m. in the front courtyard of the Medical Center located at 109 Bee Street. The Deputy Secretary for Veterans Affairs, The Honorable Sloan Gibson, will be making the keynote address.

Charleston Ballet Theatre Center for Dance Education and Coastal Ballet USA present “The Nutcracker”

Friday, November 6, 2015 11:12 a.m.

Lowcountry audiences will once again be treated to the most famous holiday ballet adventure the world over when Charleston Ballet Theatre’ …

Relay for Life kickoff event this month

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Relay for Life 2016 Kick-Off and Silent Auction is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 17 at Sticky Fingers, 1200 North Main Street. Sticky Fingers will have BBQ snacks available while everyone is bidding on the fantastic items that are up for bid. Wheeler Entertainment will provide music and trivia as-well. There will be a contest for the best …

Devon Forest receives $50,000 Google grant for one-to-one technology

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Devon Forest Elementary School received the $50,000 Getting on the Tech Track Google grant in August to promote the school’s one-to-one …

Summerville Elementary Honor Roll

Friday, November 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The following students were named to the honor roll at Summerville Elementary School.

NC man faces 60 years for pleading guilty to soliticing Summerville teen

Friday, November 6, 2015 11:48 a.m.

A North Carolina man accused of soliciting a Summerville teen and sending her obscene material last year pleaded guilty in court this week.

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