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BHS athletic awards ceremony UPDATED

Friday, May 20, 2016 6:32 a.m.

Daniel Island Academy named SC Farm to Preschool program site

Daniel Island Academy named SC Farm to Preschool program site
Friday, May 20, 2016 10:03 a.m.

Daniel Island Academy has been selected as a South Carolina Farm to Preschool Program grant recipient. This is the first school within Berkeley …

School board: Administrators to decide transgendered bathroom use for now

School board: Administrators to decide transgendered bathroom use for now
Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Until a federal appeals court decision has been finalized, Berkeley County school administrators will manage all transgender student requests for …

Honoring valor

Honoring valor
Friday, May 20, 2016 6:58 a.m.

The Fort Sullivan Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution sponsored the Congressional Medal of Honor Day Ceremony on …

Scheetz: Improv group closes out first season

Scheetz: Improv group closes out first season

For the Journal Scene

Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

This Saturday, May 21, The Black Hat Trilogy comedy improv show closes its first full season and sixth show with the Flowertown Underground. Created …

Crime beat

Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Officers responded to the Navy and Air Force recruiting offices on Bacons Bridge Road after an unknown woman came in and asked the recruiters odd questions like, “How many people work in the office?” and “What time do you take lunch?” As officers were speaking with the recruiters, the woman returned to the scene with a …

Wanted

Wanted
Friday, May 20, 2016 10:01 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Tuesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All …

Letter: Suspend petition for referendum, please

Friday, May 20, 2016 8:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

Opinion Shaper: Myth Buster on Education: It takes a village to raise a child

Opinion Shaper: Myth Buster on Education: It takes a village to raise a child

Journal Scene Opinion Shaper

Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Education is the backbone of our society’s success. Our schools and community are faced with seemingly endless challenges from teachers, …

Free ‘Sounds of Summer’ concert series begins May 20

Free ‘Sounds of Summer’ concert series begins May 20
Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Sixth Annual Sounds of Summer concert series begins Friday at Carnes Crossroads.

Local students graduate from The Citadel

Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Members of The Citadel Class of 2016 were recognized for excellence in leadership, service and academics. The S.C. Corps of Cadets celebrated the graduation of more than 550 cadets, 11 active duty students and 27 veteran students from 32 states on May 7. Of those cadets, 151 were commissioned as officers.

Life jackets can save lives, but only if you wear them

Life jackets can save lives, but only if you wear them
Friday, May 20, 2016 10:53 a.m.

The upcoming Memorial Day holiday kicks off the boating season in South Carolina. Many people will take to our lakes and rivers for a weekend of fun …

Surviving the sex trade: Home for juvenile survivors to open in Dorchester County

Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

It was once a taboo topic many shrugged off as prostitution. It’s still a topic most people assume happens only in third-world countries.

SJCA athletic awards

Friday, May 20, 2016 8:07 a.m.

SJCA honors athletes

Free ‘Sounds of Summer’ concert series begins May 20

Free ‘Sounds of Summer’ concert series begins May 20
Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Sixth Annual Sounds of Summer concert series begins Friday at Carnes Crossroads.

Letter: What is happening to the tax dollars UPDATED

Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

Blue and black versus green and gold

Blue and black versus green and gold
Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Summerville’s police cars are staying blue and black for the time being, though some council members said they think green and gold better …

Time in the garden

Time in the garden
Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

On May 6 Windsor Hill Arts Infused Elementary School’s Garden Club hosted a Family Garden Day for parents and faculty members.

Distinguished Young Women of Dorchester County scholarship program presents awards

Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Distinguished Young Women of Dorchester County Scholarship Program awarded $15,150 to seven high school junior girls at the Lourie Theatre on Sunday, May 8 in St. George. This program is a preliminary to South Carolina’s Distinguished Young Women and America’s Distinguished Young Women.

Editor’s Notes: Search for a home an adventure

Editor’s Notes: Search for a home an adventure
Friday, May 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

I’ve been looking for a home recently as I prepare to move my family across the country. High school graduation day in Utah is May 26, and we …

2017 Mercedez-Benz debuted

2017 Mercedez-Benz debuted
Friday, May 20, 2016 9:24 a.m.

Mercedes-Benz of Mount Pleasant presented the 2017 model debut last week at Baker Motor Company East Cooper dealership.

S.C. Department of Public Safety kicks off Memorial Day Buckle Up campaign UPDATED

S.C. Department of Public Safety kicks off Memorial Day Buckle Up campaign
Thursday, May 19, 2016 9:26 a.m.

The South Carolina Department of Public Safety (SCDPS) kicked off its Buckle Up, South Carolina! safety belt campaign today as law enforcement …

Cane Bay athletes ink deals

Cane Bay athletes ink deals
Thursday, May 19, 2016 11:18 a.m.

It’s days like Wednesday that make Tim McDowell’s job especially enjoyable.

Business kudos

Thursday, May 19, 2016 10:06 a.m.

The Beach Club at Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina welcomes Jamie Link as the Beach Club Sales Manager. Link joined the team in September 2015, from neighboring Wild Dunes/Destination Hotels, where she implemented the travel industry segment at that property. After this was up and running, Link was promoted to group sales. Prior to being on …

Time for tea - tea ladies enjoy elegant fundraiser

Time for tea - tea ladies enjoy elegant fundraiser
Thursday, May 19, 2016 12:01 p.m.

The Tea Ladies of the St James Goose Creek Parish held their Eighth Annual Tea at the Creek on April 23.

Buckle up, save lives this summer UPDATED

Buckle up, save lives this summer
Thursday, May 19, 2016 9:51 a.m.

Wearing a seatbelt is not an option; it’s a state law, according to officials with the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Youth fishing rodeo

Youth fishing rodeo
Thursday, May 19, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The 2016 Youth Fishing Rodeo took place under perfect conditions at the lake behind the Goose Creek Municipal Center May 14. The free event was co- …

Local students awarded Accelerate scholarships

Thursday, May 19, 2016 11:38 a.m.

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce awarded 75 Accelerate Greater Charleston (AGC) Scholarships on May 10 in front of a packed room of business and educational leaders, proud parents and family members and eager students.

Former cop charged with sexual exploitation of minor

Thursday, May 19, 2016 11:40 a.m.

A former St. George police officer could spend up to a decade in prison after the South Carolina Attorney General’s Office charged him Wednesday with sexual exploitation of a minor, second-degree.

One person keeps you in the dark

One person keeps you in the dark

By Rep. Bill Taylor

Special to the Moultrie News

Thursday, May 19, 2016 3:16 p.m.

Government belongs to YOU, not politicians. You have every right to know what your elected and appointed officials are up to and how government …

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