Wando names Week 4 Players of the Week

Monday, September 29, 2014 4:09 p.m.

Kenny Waring, Stephen McDaniel, Spencer Mamo, Dionte Manigault, and Fred Richardson were named Wando football’s Week 4 Players of the Week for the …

No. 1-ranked Wando volleyball wins Georgia’s A5 Invitational UPDATED

Monday, September 29, 2014 2:07 p.m.

Wando volleyball went out of state to pick up some new hardware last weekend at the A5 Southern Volleyball Invitational in Atlanta, Georgia.

Wando vs. Fort Dorchester Sept. 26 UPDATED

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:10 a.m.

Wando fell to Fort Dorchester, 24-0, Friday Sept. 26 at Wando Stadium in Mount Pleasant.

Exhibit showcases ‘Southern Light’

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:00 p.m.

During the month of October, the corner of King and Broad streets will have an unusual glow as the featured monthly show at Mary Martin Gallery will be “Southern Light.” The public is invited to the opening reception which will be held Oct. 3, from 5-8 p.m., at Mary Martin Gallery, 103 Broad St. The show will remain for the month of …

Isle of Palms, S.C. native serves aboard USS Essex

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:35 p.m.

SAN DIEGO – A 2006 Wando High School and 2010 Citadel graduate of Isle of Palms S.C., is serving aboard USS Essex (LHD 2), the largest of all …

Rain delays final paving for Cypress Gardens Road

The Gazette

Monday, September 29, 2014 3:41 p.m.

Blame it on the rain.

St. John the Beloved Concert Series presents Common Ground: My Soul in Stillness Waits

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Church of Saint John the Beloved (28 Sumter Ave, downtown Summerville) presents “Common Ground: My Soul in Stillness Waits” on Sunday, Oct. 5 at …

Dust off your boots for Lowcountry Hoedown

Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 a.m.

It's that time once again to suit up in your finest plaid and cowboy boots for the third annual Lowcountry Hoedown presented by Bottles Beverage …

Whitesville Elementary students to design new stamp

Monday, September 29, 2014 7:50 a.m.

Students from Whitesville Elementary School made their annual visit to the U.S. Post Office branch in Moncks Corner as part of a Social Studies …

Stratford teams 18th in Lowcountry Invitational

Monday, September 29, 2014 9:36 a.m.

The Stratford High School cross country teams placed 18th in the Lowcountry Invitational on Saturday at Mullet Hall.

Mystery company promises $35m investment, 30 jobs

The Gazette

Monday, September 29, 2014 3:27 p.m.

Berkeley County has finalized an economic development agreement to offer to a monickered company known as Project Douglas.

Chasing after a Cure

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:58 p.m.

Summerville-based nonprofit Chase After a Cure presented a donation of $130,000 to the Medical University of South Carolina for pediatric cancer …

CSU survives OT thriller in Charlotte

Monday, September 29, 2014 9:48 a.m.

Charleston Southern’s Christian Reyes’ one-yard touchdown run was the only score of overtime and capped a thrilling 47-41 win over Charlotte at Jerry Richardson Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The 25th-ranked Buccaneers survived a shootout that featured a CSU record 1,190 total yards and a CSU record 32 first downs.

Spring Hill Church Luncheon Oct. 11

Monday, September 29, 2014 7:48 a.m.

Everyone is invited to Spring Hill United Methodist Church for a fried chicken luncheon on Saturday, Oct. 11 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Serving the Community

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Sgt. Tim Jones feels lucky to have had the career he’s had so far with the Summerville Police Department.

C of C Theatre premieres comedy

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:15 p.m.

The Department of Theatre and Dance in the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present “Bread and Circuses” by young alumnus Edward Precht. The play is not a slice of realism, but rather a broad comedy that speaks of young love and one man's hysterical journey to find it. Along the way, he discovers some things about not only …

Tanner/Foster Creek school site presentation Sept. 30

The Gazette

Monday, September 29, 2014 7:55 a.m.

Berkeley County School District Superintendent Rodney Thompson said at least one proposal will be offered as the new Tanner/Foster Creek elementary …

Healthy Canned Food Drive begins Sept. 29 UPDATED

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:13 p.m.

The Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department is partnering with East Cooper Meals on Wheels for a “Healthy Canned Food Drive” during the week of Sept. 29 through Oct. 2. The Mount Pleasant Sanitation Division will be picking up non-perishable food items during their regularly scheduled collection routes to help stock the pantry at East …

Stratford, GC compete in Region 7-AAAA swim meet

Monday, September 29, 2014 10:25 a.m.

The Region 7-AAAA championship swim meet was held Saturday at Crowfield.

Tips on dealing with flooded roadways

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:48 p.m.

Heavy rain could cause flooding in the area. The nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH) reminds residents to “Turn Around, Don’t Drown!” More deaths occur due to flooding each year than from any other thunderstorm or hurricane-related hazard. Many of these casualties are the result of careless or unsuspecting motorists who attempt to …

Community events UPDATED

Monday, September 29, 2014 1:22 p.m.

What: A book sale benefiting the Volunteer Services Organization scholarship fund, which helps individuals pursuing a career in the medical field.

Lennar Announces New Personnel at Coastal Carolinas Division

Monday, September 29, 2014 9:38 a.m.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Sept. 29, 2014) – Lennar Homes, one of the nation's leading homebuilders, is pleased to announce that Guy Ackerman has been …

Bishop England just misses first win

Monday, September 29, 2014 4:09 p.m.

Bishop England came within minutes of picking up its first win of the season Friday.

Goose Creek vs. Eastern Christian, Md. UPDATED

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:12 a.m.

Goose Creek defeated Eastern Christian on Friday at GCHS. (Photos by Brooks Finneseth)

Tanner/Foster Creek school site presentation Sept. 30

Monday, September 29, 2014 7:49 a.m.

Berkeley County School District Superintendent Rodney Thompson said at least one proposal will be offered as the new Tanner/Foster Creek elementary school site during a special community meeting 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, at Goose Creek Primary.

Council expresses intent to fix law enforcement overtime

The Independent

Monday, September 29, 2014 3:22 p.m.

County Council passed a resolution during the Sept. 22 meeting expressing its intent to fix overtime pay for Sheriff’s Office deputies.

Southeastern Education Conference unites schools

Monday, September 29, 2014 7:00 a.m.

Nonprofit educational center, LifeManagement Center (LMC), is pleased to announce the 15th Southeastern Educational Conference: Bringing Schools Together taking place on Wednesday, Oct. 1, on the campus of Porter-Gaud School. The conference will feature author and professor of psychology, Daniel Willingham, Ph.D., who will talk with local …

DCSO sharpshooters nail it at NRA Championships

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:30 p.m.

Five members of the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office recently returned from an international shooting competition with high honors.

MUSC Waring Library announces competition winners

Sunday, September 28, 2014 8:45 a.m.

The Waring Historical Library at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) announced the winners of the 2014 W. Curtis Worthington Jr. Research Paper Competition. First prize in the graduate category is awarded to Chris Willoughby, a history Ph.D. candidate at Tulane University for his paper “Running away from Drapetomania: Rethinking …

Chase After a Cure donates $130k to MUSC

Sunday, September 28, 2014 1:00 p.m.

Local nonprofit Chase After a Cure presented a donation of $130,000 to the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) for pediatric cancer research. …

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