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Thursday, July 21, 2016 4:41 a.m.

Sometimes I am in the mood to read something other than fiction. I find stories about adventurers very interesting. These stories are about people who went into unknown lands without any modern conveniences or maps to guide them. They were in uncharted territory. They braved tropical diseases, unfriendly native tribes, and many hardships. Some of …

Concern over nesting turtles bring experimental erosion devices down - DHEC will decide their future in late fall

Concern over nesting turtles bring experimental erosion devices down - DHEC will decide their future in late fall
Thursday, July 21, 2016 6:24 a.m.

The experimental devices designed to fight erosion on the northern part Isle of Palms will have to come down near the end of the month because they …

Green Wave wraps up its passing camp season

Green Wave wraps up its passing camp season
Thursday, July 21, 2016 10:01 a.m.

Green Wave coaches are hoping a busy summer will pay off this fall.

Inklings: Refrigerators I have known

Inklings: Refrigerators I have known

For the Journal Scene

Thursday, July 21, 2016 11:56 a.m.

It wasn’t cooling. It wasn’t freezing. It wasn’t making ice. When the technician arrived I told him confidently that I was sure …

Former CCSD employee selected as volunteer team lead for 2016 Olympics

Former CCSD employee selected as volunteer team lead for 2016 Olympics
Thursday, July 21, 2016 2:08 p.m.

Former Charleston County School District (CCSD) employee, Karen Beck, has been selected to serve as a volunteer team leader at the 2016 Summer …

Municipal Association of South Carolina honors Mount Pleasant with Achievement Award

Municipal Association of South Carolina honors Mount Pleasant with Achievement Award
Thursday, July 21, 2016 12:41 p.m.

The Town of Mount Pleasant received a Municipal Achievement Award for its government outreach strategy. Officials accepted the award during the …

Mandel named to Tufts dean’s list

Thursday, July 21, 2016 11:38 a.m.

Tufts University recently announced the dean’s list for the Spring 2016 semester.

Isle of Palms half rubber tourney returns in August

Isle of Palms half rubber tourney returns in August
Thursday, July 21, 2016 3:24 p.m.

It’s more stickball than baseball. Just with a slightly different finesse.

Charpia takes control of Green Wave Baseball program

Charpia takes control of Green Wave Baseball program
Thursday, July 21, 2016 11:01 a.m.

A former Green Wave infielder will lead the Summerville High School Baseball team next season.

The Best of the Best have been chosen

The Best of the Best have been chosen
Thursday, July 21, 2016 8:23 a.m.

After 120 categories, over 1,400 ballots, nearly 28,000 tallies and a million hours counting, the readers have chosen

Boutique preschool in the new Center for Jewish Life to open

Boutique preschool in the new Center for Jewish Life to open
Thursday, July 21, 2016 6:58 a.m.

A boutique preschool in the new Center for Jewish Life will open this fall. Rachel Lessard will be running Preschool of the Arts. She describes it …

Citadel summer baseball roundup

Citadel summer baseball roundup
Thursday, July 21, 2016 3:35 p.m.

The Citadel baseball team had eight cadet-athletes compete in collegiate summer leagues up and down the East Coast in preparation for the 2017 …

Lieber inmate dies after fight with cellmate

Lieber inmate dies after fight with cellmate
Thursday, July 21, 2016 11:51 a.m.

An inmate at Lieber Correctional Institution in Ridgeville died just before 2 a.m. Thursday after a fight with his cellmate, according to the South …

On Vacation - Martha’s Vineyard

On Vacation - Martha’s Vineyard
Thursday, July 21, 2016 2:49 p.m.

Local chiropractor encouraging donations of instruments

Local chiropractor encouraging donations of instruments
Thursday, July 21, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Drew K. McPhail teamed up this past season to support and encourage the donation of used or new instruments to the North Charleston POPS! for its …

Help Determine the 2017 Cooper River Bridge Run Design – VOTE NOW UPDATED

Thursday, July 21, 2016 2:09 p.m.

Julian Smith, Executive Director of The Cooper River Bridge Run, (CRBR) announced today that the CRBR is hosting a “People’s Choice” survey to help determine the official artwork for the 40th Annual Cooper River Bridge Run 10K, set for Saturday, April 1, 2017. Voting is now open at www.bridgerun.com and will end on Tuesday, …

Charleston County recycling recommendations UPDATED

Thursday, July 21, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Charleston County is asking citizens to help reduce contamination in recycling.

Stingrays to host Fan Fest

Thursday, July 21, 2016 11:01 a.m.

Beat the summer heat and join the South Carolina Stingrays at the North Charleston Coliseum for Stingrays Fan Fest.

Sports Briefs

Thursday, July 21, 2016 10:01 a.m.

Registration is still open for the 2016 Summerville High School Athletic Hall of Fame Golf Tournament.

Local Student Selected to Attend Clementa Pinckney 4-H Leadership

Local Student Selected to Attend Clementa Pinckney 4-H Leadership
Thursday, July 21, 2016 10:52 a.m.

Before becoming a public servant, Sen. Clementa Pinckney spent his youth in the 4-H program. Pinckney was one of the nine people gunned down at …

Sullivan’s Island set to require stormwater management plans

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 6:24 a.m.

Any significant development on Sullivan’s Island will likely soon have to be accompanied by a plan for how to manage stormwater on the entire property.

Germain Dermatology unveils Germain Chill Cryotherapy

Germain Dermatology unveils Germain Chill Cryotherapy
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 6:04 a.m.

With the addition Germain Chill Cryotherapy, Germain Dermatology is now offering whole body cryotherapy and local cryotherapy at the practice located …

Wanted

Wanted
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 6:50 p.m.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s assistance with locating Jesse “Chewy” Gil. His last known …

Crime beat

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

• A Myrtle Beach woman reported someone made a $730 charge to her debit card at the Summerville Best Buy.

MPRD Spotlight: July 20

MPRD Spotlight: July 20
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 10:10 a.m.

The Moultrie News and Mount Pleasant Recreation Department (MPRD) team up each week to feature a local track or cross-country athlete from east of …

Convicted child rapist wanted by sheriff’s office UPDATED

Convicted child rapist wanted by sheriff’s office
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 5:49 p.m.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office has asked for help from the public in locating a man accused of failing to register as a sex offender.

Dorchester County Water and Sewer undergoing software upgrade over the weekend

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 5:00 p.m.

The Dorchester County Water and Sewer Department is notifying its customers of a computer billing system software upgrade beginning at 2 p.m. Friday. The system upgrade is expected to be complete and systems functional by 8 a.m. Monday.

Ask Liz - Dealing with boredom in the dog days of summer

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 5:31 a.m.

Dear Liz,

ACE Mentor Program and STEM Premier Collaboration helps connect youth talent with opportunities in architecture, construction and engineering

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 10:30 a.m.

The ACE (Architecture, Construction, Engineering) Mentor Program of America, the nation’s only design and construction industry-sponsored mentorship program for youth, is collaborating with STEM Premier, the first online platform solution that helps students design a career pathway and discover possible scholarships. STEM Premier also …

Foster for a day: When Jackie came to play

Foster for a day: When Jackie came to play
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

So, I’ve never been much of a dog person. Not that I dislike dogs; I just prefer cats. Go ahead and boo, hiss or let out an appalling sigh of …

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