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Adamantly opposes - MPW Director sounds off on Maguro Enterprise request

Thursday, September 22, 2016 7:44 a.m.

Mount Pleasant Waterworks has worked cooperatively for almost 3 decades with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control ( SCDHEC), the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, the South Carolina General Assembly and the United States Geological Survey (USGS) to preserve and protect the groundwater resources in the …

South Carolina Federal Credit named #4 best credit union to work for

South Carolina Federal Credit named #4 best credit union to work for
Thursday, September 22, 2016 11:27 a.m.

The Credit Union Journal has recognized South Carolina Federal Credit Union as the No. 4 credit union in the country for creating a quality …

Groups to clean up Palmetto Trail

Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:01 p.m.

The Palmetto Conservation Foundation (PCF), PalmettoPride and Keep the Midlands Beautiful will team up for a trail cleanup in honor of National …

Citadel announces company honors

Thursday, September 22, 2016 11:24 a.m.

The Citadel announced several awards and achievements from the 2015-16 school year.

Green Wave tennis team keeps rolling

Green Wave tennis team keeps rolling
Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:43 p.m.

The Summerville girls’ tennis team took down another crosstown rival Tuesday.

For Citadel quarterback Dominique Allen, clutch is nothing new UPDATED

For Citadel quarterback Dominique Allen, clutch is nothing new
Thursday, September 22, 2016 5:10 p.m.

The southern rasp in Lyman Guy’s voice spikes when the conversation shifts to Dominique Allen. He pauses for moment, thinking back on his …

Senior Center named for

Senior Center named for
Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:34 a.m.

The Berkeley Seniors building will be named for its former president and former Santee Cooper employee Charles H. Rhodes, according to a proclamation …

Learning about government

Learning about government
Thursday, September 22, 2016 7:05 a.m.

An inquisitive bunch had a lot to ask the Municipal Association of South Carolina regarding the change in Summerville’s form of government.

Too many in trouble, but not troubled enough

Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:44 a.m.

When “Tom” heard that my name was “Halloween Brown” a rather broad smile spread across his face.

Police search for man with outstanding warrants

Police search for man with outstanding warrants
Thursday, September 22, 2016 2:27 p.m.

The Mount Pleasant Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating Nathan Scott. The department says he is in his early 30s, 5 feet …

Hanahan High School Homecoming Parade

Thursday, September 22, 2016 7:41 p.m.

Hanahan High School had its homecoming parade on Thursday on Murray Avenue, marching from the middle school to the high school. (Photos by Rob Gantt) …

Masonic Service Award

Masonic Service Award
Thursday, September 22, 2016 11:24 a.m.

Mount Pleasant Town Councilman James C. Owens, PM, received his 25-year pin from Etiwan Lodge #95 in Mount Pleasant on Sept. 1.

S.C. 165 bids unsealed, fall within project budget

Thursday, September 22, 2016 2:01 p.m.

County officials opened construction bids Wednesday for the long-awaited Delemar Highway widening project.

Police seek woman on obstruction charge

Police seek woman on obstruction charge
Thursday, September 22, 2016 4:42 p.m.

Summerville Police are looking for a woman on an obstruction of justice charge in connection to a fatal shooting last week.

Highway Patrol stepping up enforcement along I-26

Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Although the 100 Deadly Days of Summer are over, the Highway Patrol has partnered with local agencies to focus on enforcement on I-26 and remind motorists that driving safely is important all year.

Murray Lasaine (MLES) Celebrates International Peace Day UPDATED

Murray Lasaine (MLES) Celebrates International Peace Day
Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:52 p.m.

The students, staff, and families of Murray Lasaine Elementary School joined in a celebration of Peace in an effort to increase awareness of personal …

Town of Mount Pleasant publishes “Doing Business In Mount Pleasant” guide

Town of Mount Pleasant publishes “Doing Business In Mount Pleasant” guide
Thursday, September 22, 2016 10:59 a.m.

The Town of Mount Pleasant announced the release of “Doing Business in Mount Pleasant,” a guide to welcome new and prospective …

Student-Athletes of the Week

Student-Athletes of the Week
Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:45 a.m.

Sport: Volleyball

Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:42 a.m.

ALDRIDGE, Rose Alberta, 80, of Goose Creek died Sept. 11. Arrangements by Charleston Cremation Center.

U.S. Senate pass harbor deeping, earmarks federal funds for water authority

Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:33 a.m.

Berkeley County’s economic development efforts could be bolstered by a new federal act making its way through Congress.

Berkeley public students to report to school Oct. 17 for Hermine makeup

Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:32 a.m.

Tropical Storm Hermine hasn’t made her last impression on the Lowcountry. After Berkeley County School District schools closed due to the threat of rain and wind Sept. 2, the school district had to select a makeup day.

A Tale of Two Hobcaws

A Tale of Two Hobcaws
Thursday, September 22, 2016 7:07 a.m.

Today, we think of “Hobcaw” as the beautiful oak-studded subdivision off Mathis Ferry Road, bounded by the Wando River on the west, …

Police searching for armed robbery suspect on Mathis Ferry Rd. UPDATED

Thursday, September 22, 2016 8:58 a.m.

The Post and Courier reported this morning that the Mount Pleasant Police Department was searching for a armed robbery suspect. Drones were being used to aid in the search. According to Mount Pleasant Police Department Inspector and spokesman Chip Googe, at approximately 6:10 a.m., the department responded to Lafayette Village in reference to a …

German subsidiary planning to invest $7.7 million create 61 new jobs

German subsidiary planning to invest $7.7 million create 61 new jobs
Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:49 a.m.

• Stoba is establishing production operations in Berkeley County.

Letter: We don’t want to be annexed into Summerville UPDATED

Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

A degree of weather, C of C launches meteorology major

A degree of weather, C of C launches meteorology major

For the Independent

Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:37 a.m.

Drought that saps a lake to its bed, an ice storm that shreds tons and tons of branches from trees, a deluge that brings a devastating flood – …

Giant gator caught on Lake Marion

Giant gator caught on Lake Marion
Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:48 a.m.

An 800-pound alligator has been captured in South Carolina, one of the largest caught in the state in recent years.

Alston Community Day a ‘roaring success’

Alston Community Day a ‘roaring success’
Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:37 p.m.

Alston-Bailey Elementary School and Alston Middle School co-hosted the first Alston Community Day at Wassamassaw Community Park on Sept. 10.

Green Wave girls’ tennis team drops Swamp Foxes, Knights

Green Wave girls’ tennis team drops Swamp Foxes, Knights
Thursday, September 22, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The Summerville girls’ tennis team earned its fourth region win Monday.

Lockdown lifted at Gregg Middle, Summerville High

Thursday, September 22, 2016 10:55 a.m.

Gregg Middle, Summerville High and the Dorchester District Two administrative office were under lockdown this morning after an adult was caught trying to break into some cars in the Summerville High parking lot, according to the district.

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