DNR schedules courtesy boat inspections

Sunday, August 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.

In an effort to keep state waterways safe during the upcoming Labor Day holiday weekend, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division will again be conducting courtesy safety inspections at some public boat landings.

Welcome to Rotary

Sunday, August 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Summerville Oakbrook Rotary welcomed three new members at its Monday club meeting at Wescott Country Club.

Baseball Youth selects Christmas for national tournament

Sunday, August 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Tyler Christmas has been selected out of thousands of kids nationwide to play on a Baseball Youth Future’s National Team.

Wolves stumble out of gate

Saturday, August 29, 2015 3:01 p.m.

Timberland football coach Art Craig has been in this profession for quite some time. He knows it’s true some nights are just bad no matter …


Saturday, August 29, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Nonprofit looks for volunteer dentists

Saturday, August 29, 2015 10:58 a.m.

Candor makes successful debut UPDATED

Saturday, August 29, 2015 8:36 p.m.

If you thought Chris Candor was shaking in his boots about his first game in charge of the Goose Creek Gators, you’d be wrong.

Swamp Foxes win shootout with Trojans

Saturday, August 29, 2015 1:07 a.m.

It was a bad night to be on the defensive side of the ball.

Pleasant Family Dentistry hosts 4th annual free dentistry day

Saturday, August 29, 2015 12:43 p.m.

On Saturday, Sept. 12, starting at 8 a.m., Pleasant Family Dentistry will host its fourth annual Dentistry from the Heart event. The first 100 adults to attend will be able to choose to receive a free cleaning, filling or extraction.

Hanahan vs. Timberland UPDATED

Saturday, August 29, 2015 1:27 p.m.

The Hanahan Hawks defeated Timberland 44-19 on Friday, Aug. 28.

BJ’s Wholesale slated for 2016

Saturday, August 29, 2015 8:43 a.m.

BJ’s Wholesale Club plans to open a new club in Summerville in late 2016.

Advanced Hearing Care celebrates 22 years

Saturday, August 29, 2015 4:01 a.m.

Hammer Time: Knights pound Stags 47-24 UPDATED

Saturday, August 29, 2015 11:31 a.m.

It was not a pretty night in Goose Creek, despite the cotton candy sunset to the west, the smiling full moon rising in the east, and the flock of …

White Knoll rallies past Wando

Saturday, August 29, 2015 1:42 a.m.

Wando High School head coach Jimmy Noonan likes a tough early schedule to get ready for a long Class AAAA season, and the Warriors got all they bargained for Friday night.

IOP Exchange Club inducts new officers

Saturday, August 29, 2015 6:43 p.m.

Once again, at the summer Installation of Officers ceremony, newly elected Isle of Palms Exchange Club officers and board members raised their hands …


Friday, August 28, 2015 8:45 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All photos provided by reporting agency.

Patriots open with win UPDATED

Friday, August 28, 2015 6:48 a.m.

The Fort Dorchester volleyball team opened its season Tuesday on a positive note.

Mira Winery Opens Napa Valley Education Center and Tasting Room in Charleston

Friday, August 28, 2015 12:24 p.m.

The opening of the Mira Winery Napa Valley Education Center & Tasting Room (NVEC) in the historic heart of downtown Charleston, South Carolina is a perfect fit for a city that has become renowned for its fine dining and craft beverage scene.

Sheriff’s office seeks double murder suspect

Friday, August 28, 2015 4:06 p.m.

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Quadrik Michael Sean Willis, 30, of 303 Duck Pond Lane, in connection with the double …

District employee pleads guilty to ethics breach, misconduct in office UPDATED

Friday, August 28, 2015 3:37 p.m.

Berkeley County School District Communications Director Amy Kovach pleaded guilty Friday, Aug. 28, to one count of common law misconduct on office …

Denmark, defense power Hanahan in rout

Friday, August 28, 2015 11:25 p.m.

Sam Denmark was Sam Denmark and the Hanahan High School defense was as opportunistic as ever.

St. Stephen cyclist killed in truck mishap

Friday, August 28, 2015 3:06 p.m.

A St. Stephen cyclist was killed in a collision with a pickup truck.

Crime blotter

Friday, August 28, 2015 6:46 a.m.

Deputies responded to a middle school in St. George on Aug. 19 after receiving reports that two boys had been abused by their father. Each child told deputies similar stories of being hit in the head and other assaults while at home, the report said. DSS later responded to the location. Deputies said they also called and talked to the boys’ …

West Ashley deals Bishop England season-opening shutout

Friday, August 28, 2015 11:35 p.m.

No starting quarterback, no problem for West Ashley in a 41-0 season-opening rout of Bishop England Friday.

Young singer-songwriter to release third CD

Friday, August 28, 2015 1:43 p.m.

Karoline Rhett, East Cooper’s very own young singer and songwriter, will release her third CD, called “Brave,” in October. …

Citadel’s Coach Houston radio show debuts next week UPDATED

Friday, August 28, 2015 11:04 a.m.

The Mike Houston Radio Show will broadcast live from Fiery Ron’s Home Team BBQ in West Ashley this season.

Patriots expect competitive rematch with Panthers

Friday, August 28, 2015 3:36 p.m.

Patriots’ coach Steve LaPrad isn’t exactly expecting a trip to the beach Friday.

Future City encourages students to plan cities of future

Friday, August 28, 2015 9:26 a.m.

Over the years, cities and towns have managed their ever-expanding piles of trash in a variety of ways, including dumping it into landfills, burning it in incinerators, or shipping it off in trucks and barges. Such waste management systems contribute to air and water pollution and can be expensive and energy intensive. Today, engineers around the …

Welding helmets going to technology center UPDATED

Friday, August 28, 2015 6:48 a.m.

The Mechanical Contractors Association of South Carolina provided the Dorchester County Career & Technology Center with a grant to purchase 20 Lincoln Electric “auto darkening” welding helmets. The new helmets provide an additional level of safety for students in the welding program and allows them to establish an arc more …

Activists call for Hughes’ resignation UPDATED

Friday, August 28, 2015 4:52 p.m.

Louis Smith continues to push for a new leader for Dorchester District Two.

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