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The Green Berets’ Secret Vietnam Warriors

Thursday, July 30, 2015 8:52 a.m.

On Friday, Aug. 14, at 7 p.m. the Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum will host a symposium in which Vietnam War veterans who served as Green Berets in the Army’s Special Forces unit will discuss how the United States came to rely on oppressed tribe people known as Montagnards to help fight the North Vietnamese Army and the Viet Cong. …

Sea Pro Boats returns with manufacturing facility in Newberry County

Thursday, July 30, 2015 10:11 a.m.

Original company ownership investing $5.5 million in new plant, creating expected 238 new jobs

Live, Love, Latch!

Thursday, July 30, 2015 8:32 a.m.

Live, Love, Latch! is a National Breastfeeding Month (August 1-31) celebration presented by La Leche League USA and hosted by LLL Groups throughout the country. This is the second year for this annual event.

Young lawyers collecting school supply donations

Thursday, July 30, 2015 5:01 p.m.

The SC Bar Young Lawyers Division is collecting backpacks and other school supplies for donation to schools and students throughout the Lowcountry for its annual Backpack Drive. Supplies are being collected through Thursday, Aug. 14, and can be dropped off at the locations listed below. Take advantage of the upcoming tax-free weekend, Aug. 7-9, to …

Independent schools train for effective classroom evaluations

Thursday, July 30, 2015 5:03 p.m.

Several members of the staffs at area independent schools recently completed a workshop on conducting effective classroom teacher observations, …

Lunch & Lecture at South Carolina’s Oldest Public Building

Thursday, July 30, 2015 9:57 a.m.

Food and food for thought! The Powder Magazine is pleased to announce that it will again offer its Annual Fall Lunch & Lecture series. This year, …

Bucs picked to finish third in Big South

Thursday, July 30, 2015 10:01 p.m.

Charleston Southern was picked to finish in third place in the 2015 Big South Conference Football Preseason Poll, announced Thursday at the …

South Carolina Federal hosts school supply drive for Lowcountry Orphan Relief

Thursday, July 30, 2015 12:45 p.m.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union will be hosting a school supply drive to benefit Lowcountry Orphan Relief. Charleston-area financial centers will be outfitted with bins for community donations from August 3 – 31st.

Couponing workshop set for Aug. 4

Thursday, July 30, 2015 2:35 p.m.

The Berkeley Prosperity Center, in partnership with Family Services Inc., will host Shop Smart 101, a couponing workshop on Tuesday, Aug. 4 from 10 am- noon.

School district hosting NCAA eligibility meetings

Thursday, July 30, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Berkeley County School District will host a pair of college athlete eligibility meetings for parents of students in grades 8-11 who are interested in …

School district hosting NCAA eligibility meetings

Thursday, July 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County School District will host a pair of college athlete eligibility meetings for parents of students in grades 8-11 who are interested in …

Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce announces finalists for Honors Night Awards

Thursday, July 30, 2015 1:04 p.m.

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce announces the finalists for the 2015 Honors Night awards. The finalists represent business and community leaders with exemplary commitment to the region’s economic development and quality of life.

Town completes emergency exercise, stands ready for blackout scenario

Thursday, July 30, 2015 12:35 p.m.

By Marquel Coaxum

Jimmie Mae Harrison

Thursday, July 30, 2015 9:32 a.m.

Mrs. Jimmie Mae Harrison, 77, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away peacefully at her home, Tuesday evening, July 28, 2015.

DD2 schedules registration events for 2015-2016 school year

Thursday, July 30, 2015 12:21 p.m.

Students who will be attending Dorchester District Two schools for the 2015-2016 school year should register during Fact and Fee days on Aug. 4 and 5. The registration times are as follows:

Officers rescue injured deer UPDATED

Thursday, July 30, 2015 9:52 a.m.

On July 26, 2015 Pfc. Kittle from the Mount Pleasant Police Department responded to Rifle Range Rd. in reference to an injured deer. Officers found …

BAR meets; court dates scheduled on boutique hotel case

Thursday, July 30, 2015 12:23 p.m.

Summerville’s Board of Architectural Review is still tackling litigation regarding the boutique hotel project.

Crash on Highway 61 kills Hanahan man

Thursday, July 30, 2015 4:29 p.m.

Two people died following a crash on S.C. 61 near Middleton Place during rush hour July 29, according to Dorchester County Coroner Chris Nisbet.

Cordesville home destroyed by blaze

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 10:47 a.m.

A Cordesville family of six has been displaced after a July 17 fire destroyed its mobile home.

ECCO provides hurricane preparedness for community

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 10:00 a.m.

East Cooper Community Outreach (ECCO) will continue to offer disaster training and educational events throughout the hurricane season. For the last 25 years, ECCO has been an active and motivating force in the community for disaster preparedness and planning since its origin following Hurricane Hugo. The organization sponsors informational …

K9 partner ‘Gotcha’ to be sorely missed

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 10:55 a.m.

The sudden passing of a K9 partner has left the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office saddened, according to a BCSO release.

Cheaper insurance premiums announced for county residents

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A number of Dorchester County residents can expect cheaper insurance premiums in the future due to the county recently receiving an improved ISO fire …

MUSC facility to break ground in Goose Creek

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 5:04 p.m.

Medical University of South Carolina Health Primary Care will breakground on its Goose Creek facility 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21.

Cabela’s coming to Summerville

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 5:01 a.m.

A store known for its hunting, fishing and outdoor gear is making its way into Summerville, with its doors set to open in fall 2016.

North Charleston man arrested in Moncks Corner drive-by shooting UPDATED

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 11:29 a.m.

Berkeley County Sheriff Duane Lewis announced via press release July 29 the arrest of Jamez Deondre Kelly, 19, of North Charleston for the July 24 …

High School teams return to the gridiron

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 12:01 a.m.

High school football programs in the Lowcountry open practice for their 2015 campaigns Friday.

Dan’s Fee-Fi-Phobias

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 12:01 a.m.

I don’t like heights.

Hoop Dreams

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 10:56 a.m.

Adam C. Schaaf, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 12:01 a.m.

For Dr. Adam C. Schaaf, it's an exciting time to practice orthopedic and sports medicine.

Using technology to help kids with behavioral challenges

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 6:59 a.m.

“Your child is not paying attention. He is disrupting the class.”

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