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History lesson

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Edward West, retired pediatrician and past president of the Summerville Dorchester Museum, was guest speaker at the Lowcountry Women’s …

Inklings: Dogwood symbols

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

There aren’t many trees around the world that have the beauty, versatility, and storied history as the dogwoods. Dogwood legends include the …

Letter: Council should not have stripped authority of Summerville mayor

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

Crime beat

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Deputies responded to Eagles Nest Elementary March 11 in reference to possible child abuse. School officials said in a report that a small abrasion was found on the child’s face, an injury sustained when the student’s mother punished the child. Deputies conducted a welfare check at the child’s home the next day. The incident …

Great trail cleanup to attack litter, illegal dumpsites UPDATED

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:26 a.m.

Palmetto Conservation Foundation (PCF) and PalmettoPride kicked off the Great Trail Cleanup of South Carolina today to attack litter and illegal …

Law enforcement not easing up on security measures at Cooper River Bridge Run

For the Independent

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Ever since security at the Cooper River Bridge Run and Walk was ramped up following the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, the event has presented no …

Local community members express concern: One80 Place for sale; Home of Hope crowded

Friday, March 25, 2016 5:01 a.m.

On average, about 15 homeless men crowd the Summerville shelter, Lowcountry Home of Hope, each night. But only 10 beds are inside the facility on …

Future Berkeley County hospital begins design phase

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Allen Carroll knows how long Berkeley County has waited for its own hospital: too long.

Only bid for plant, equipment rejected

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The open bid process for a taxpayer-owned plant was off to a promising start. More than 100 companies downloaded the information from govdeals.com, where it was posted for two months.

Howard graduates basic training

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jeffrey A. Howard graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Stratford 7, Goose Creek 2

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:12 a.m.

Photos by Rob Gantt

Moncks Corner Recreation Complex opening day ceremonies slated for April 2

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

April 2 is a big deal for Moncks Corner community.

Editorial: Working together pays off for Summerville

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

We are starting to see some real changes taking place at the newest Summerville interchange on Interstate 26.

Lapchak inducted into National Political Science honor society

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Citadel’s Beta Iota Rho chapter of The National Political Science Honor Society of Pi Sigma Alpha inducted seven new cadet members into the select group.

Panthers notch region win

For The Journal Scene

Thursday, March 24, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The Pinewood varsity baseball team opened region play last week by defeating First Baptist 4-0.

BASEBALL: Berkeley 3, Hanahan 2

Thursday, March 24, 2016 10:01 a.m.

Berkeley scored two unearned runs in the top of the seventh to edge region rival Hanahan on Wednesday.

Music Club scholarship winners to perform

Thursday, March 24, 2016 4:37 p.m.

Summerville Music Club will present its 2016 scholarship winners in recital at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Lola Johnston Memorial Chapel in the Village at …

Charleston airport unveils plans for Emanuel shootings memorial

For the Gazette

Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

A memorial honoring the nine victims of last summer’s Emanuel AME Church shooting will be installed at Charleston International Airport. The …

Island hosts annual Easter egg hunt

Thursday, March 24, 2016 1:46 p.m.

Hop down to the Isle of Palms Recreation Center for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 26 at 10 a.m. sharp.

Annual essay contest dedicated to Lucy Beckham

Thursday, March 24, 2016 11:45 a.m.

The Moultrie News and local attorney Larry Kobrovsky will once again co-sponsor the annual Constitution Essay Contest.

Red Cross has significant need for type O negative blood

Thursday, March 24, 2016 9:35 a.m.

Type O negative is often needed in trauma situations

Gators’ Ross commits to Citadel

jhartsell@postandcourier.com

Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Guard Chris Ross of Goose Creek High School has committed to play basketball at The Citadel, Gators coach Blake Hall said Wednesday.

Patriots Point to honor and support Vietnam vets 43 years after final troop withdraw

Thursday, March 24, 2016 9:15 a.m.

Vets offered free admission on Vietnam Veterans Day; ceremony held at 1:30 p.m. March 29

What to do with those we hate?

Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:39 p.m.

In the Orthodox Christian celebration of Easter—most traditionally known as Pascha—the services are the brightest and most beautiful of all. Every light is on, every candle is lit, doors are open, dark colored vestments are exchanged for the whitest or most golden ones we have. The fragrance of festal incense fills the air, mixed …

SOFTBALL: Hanahan 3, Berkeley 0 UPDATED

Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:16 a.m.

Photos by Rob Gantt

JV BASEBALL: Goose Creek vs. Stratford UPDATED

Thursday, March 24, 2016 11:22 p.m.

Goose Creek's JV edged Stratford 3-2 on Thursday at SHS. (Rob Gantt/Gazette)

Beauty and the Beast comes to Cane Bay

Thursday, March 24, 2016 7:14 a.m.

Be their guest and expect surprises.

County seeks settlement in impact fees suit

Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:01 p.m.

A lawsuit brought on behalf of thousands of Berkeley County residents is in the process of being settled.

Hwy. 41 fix still a ways off, but public input needed now UPDATED

Thursday, March 24, 2016 8:55 a.m.

The road cross sections displayed at the town’s information meeting on Highway 41 show a four-lane road going through the Phillips community. But that’s not likely to happen since citizens there signed off on a three-lane cross section years ago. The rendering of the four-lane cross section was just that - a rendering of a …

Charleston, S.C. native serves with Naval Beach Group TWO (NBG 2)

By Navy Office of Community Outreach Public Affairs

Thursday, March 24, 2016 9:15 a.m.

A 2014 Berkley High School graduate and Charleston, South Carolina native is serving in the U.S. Navy with Naval Beach Group TWO (NBG 2).

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