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College of Charleston to host mayoral debate

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 10:52 a.m.

The College of Charleston’s Department of Political Science, in partnership with ABC News 4 (WCIV-TV), welcomes the City of Charleston mayoral candidates for a debate on October 14, 2015, at 7 p.m. at the College’s Sottile Theatre (44 George St.).

Where am I?

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 1:15 p.m.

Raise your hand if you’re lost. What? Me, too!

Hopkins named All-American

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 7:20 a.m.

T.J. Hopkins has been named a 2015 Louisville Slugger High School All-American.

Ridgeville donates to Red Cross

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Mayor James Williams and the town of Ridgeville recently made a donation to the Heroes for Fire Victims Campaign of the American Red Cross of …

Berkeley County Council passes budget with no millage increase

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 11:24 a.m.

Berkeley County Council passed Supervisor Bill Peagler’s amended County Government budget tonight by a vote of 7-1, with Councilman Jack Schurlknight being the only dissenting vote. Council also unanimously passed Supervisor Peagler’s amended Berkeley County Water and Sanitation budget.

Kids Runway Show & Chidren’s Book Drive this saturday

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:35 p.m.

Charleston Children’s Fashion Week® will present the limited edition artisan quality children’s couture label Seam Collection of …

DREAM offering window display workshop

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:01 p.m.

On Wednesday, Aug. 5 Summerville DREAM will be hosting Storefront Window Displays: Visual Merchandising for Main Street.

Police Blotter – The couple that passes gas together, argues together UPDATED

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:39 p.m.

A couple was at home one night when the boyfriend’s brother allegedly came over unannounced and tried to get into the apartment.

Education Station's BTS Bonanza 2015

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 3:41 p.m.

Photos by Marcella McCray Newton"

Community events

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:40 p.m.

It is that time of year again and Wando High School is preparing to begin another amazing school year. Below you will find the agenda for schedule pick-up and fee payment.

YMCA says DD2 owes $21K for pool expenditures

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:18 p.m.

Dorchester District Two is being asked to reimburse the Summerville Family YMCA for expenses incurred when talks of an aquatic center first got …

Oakbrook Middle principal to be named

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 7:30 a.m.

With less than three weeks until the first day of school, Oakbrook Middle is in need of a principal, and while the superintendent has someone in mind, …

Statement from Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone Regarding the Boy Scouts of America

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:38 p.m.

“On Monday, July 27, the National Executive Board of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) ratified a resolution stating that no adults can be denied registration as employees or non-unit-serving volunteers of the Boy Scouts of America ‘on the basis of sexual orientation.’ The resolution also affirms a chartered …

RiverDogs top Greenville on Big Splash Day

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 3:29 p.m.

The Charleston RiverDogs squeezed out a 2-1 victory in the series finale against the Greenville Drive on Tuesday afternoon’s ‘Big …

Charleston County Parks hosting Back to School Bash in Hollywood, Johns Island

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 11:39 a.m.

Events offer free info and supplies, raise money for The Parklands Foundation’s Genesis Project

Mount Pleasant Police host National Night Out UPDATED

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 10:53 a.m.

On Aug. 4, 2015 join over 37 million people in 16,124 communities to celebrate America’s National Night Out Against Crime.

Heber Allen (Butch) Carson

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 7:08 a.m.

We were all running with scissors… to the outside world we all grow old, but not to brothers and sisters. We know each other as we always were. …

Trident Tech offering STEM opportunities to vets

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:39 p.m.

Trident Technical College (TTC) is holding a workshop for anyone who has served or is serving in any branch of the military, whether they are active …

Mount Pleasant Police receive Reaccreditation with Excellence

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 11:09 a.m.

The Mount Pleasant Police Department received their 8th accreditation award on July 25th during a formal hearing in Colorado Springs, Colorado. For …

Third time the charm for town council candidates UPDATED

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:39 p.m.

When asked about the precedence of this summer’s special election to Moncks Corner Town Council, many of the old-timers have to stop, recollect …

Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce hosts State Delegation Appreciation

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 11:17 a.m.

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce will host the State Delegation Appreciation on July 29 at Founders Hall at Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site. With the conclusion of the 2015 Legislative Session, the event will serve as an opportunity to thank our elected leaders for their courage to remove the Confederate Flag from our State House …

Flag For Hope humanitarian project visiting select county parks today

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 11:37 a.m.

World humanitarian project and social movement collecting hand impressions throughout the US

Former Stratford coach Chalus among 2015 Hall of Fame inductees

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 3:08 p.m.

Former College of Charleston standout Lee Curtis, recently-retired Stratford High coach John Chalus and former state high school administrator Pete …

Guest Editorial: The best ways to pay tribute to the Emanuel Nine

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 1:16 p.m.

The world’s spotlight has been on Charleston for the past few weeks in the wake of the massacre at the Emanuel AME Church. The aftermath of that horrific event has included the encouraging sight of a community, state and nation coming together to pray and offer support — both emotional and financial — for the nine families …

Walmart Neighborhood Market on Dorchester Road opens Aug. 5 UPDATED

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 7:07 a.m.

Summerville’s new Walmart Neighborhood Market is opening its doors to the public 7:30 a.m. on Aug. 5 – and staff members are ready to …

Cougars sailors win gold at Pan American Games

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 3:35 p.m.

College of Charleston rising junior sailor Irene Abascal (Guatemala City, Guatemala) won Gold in the Open Hobie 16 at the 2015 Pan American Games …

Mayor Page speaks with Newcomers Club

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 9:09 a.m.

Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page spoke to the East Cooper Newcomers Club about her “Vision for Mount Pleasant” on Wednesday, July 15. …

SC Bar Charleston Young Lawyers Division collecting school supplies for Lowcountry students

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 11:23 a.m.

The SC Bar Young Lawyers Division is collecting backpacks and other school supplies for donation to schools and students throughout the Lowvountry 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 …

Trident Tech offering STEM opportunities to vets

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 1:15 p.m.

Trident Technical College (TTC) is holding a workshop for anyone who has served or is serving in any branch of the military, whether they are active duty, National Guard, Reserves, prior service or veterans, about opportunities to study science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs at TTC. This briefing will be held Thursday, July 30, …

Keep Hanahan Beautiful officially certified with national organization

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 1:14 p.m.

Keep South Carolina Beautiful, a division of PalmettoPride, has announced the certification of Keep Hanahan Beautiful as an affiliate of Keep America …

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