Celebrate local arts community at 5th annual OPEN Arts Expo

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:06 a.m.

The fifth annual OPEN Arts Expo is a great way to explore what the Charleston art organizations have in store for the upcoming fall season. Presented …

Gators open season in Ohio

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 5:27 p.m.

Over 600 miles lie in between Goose Creek High School and its first football opponent this season.

Water Missions International employee helps battle Ebola

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:08 a.m.

Dr. Jeffery Deal departed from Charleston en route to the Republic of Liberia, responding to a request from the office of the president of Liberia for assistance in fighting the deadly Ebola virus.

Sanford makes county visit

The Independent

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 12:53 p.m.

Second chances, states’ rights and health care were all topics of discussion for U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford at Monday night’s monthly Goose Creek NAACP …

CMH presents ‘Marriage: A Comedy Show’

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 2:49 p.m.

The Charleston Music Hall and Vince Fabra cordially invite you to attend “Marriage: A Comedy Show” on the 29th day of August at the hour of 9:30 p.m. …

Miller, Taylor plan spring wedding

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 9:51 p.m.

Dr. and Mrs. W. Tom Miller of Summerville are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kimberly Lyn, to Lance Branden Taylor, son of Mr. …

Bill Lewis retires from CCSD

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:07 a.m.

Bill Lewis tried to retire as COO of Capital Programs for the Charleston County School District (CCSD) back in June. His colleagues even had a party for him.

Amid the bad news, much good news to be found

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:34 a.m.

It was a tough month.

SCRA wins re-compete for Navy Center of Excellence

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 1:46 p.m.

SCRA Applied Research and Development announced that they have been selected to lead the Navy Shipbuilding and Advanced Manufacturing Center of Excellence. This is a U.S. Navy Manufacturing Technologies (ManTech) Center of Excellence, chartered by the Office of Naval Research (ONR). The five-year contract represents both a re-compete win and …

More jobs possible for Bushy Park

The Gazette

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 2:01 p.m.

Bushy Park could have more technician jobs soon as the county looks to land a new manufacturer.

Expungement clinic offered Wednesday UPDATED

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 2:34 p.m.

The Dorchester Prosperity Center is partnering with the First Circuit Solicitor's Office to host a Dorchester Expungement Clinic.The clinic will educate residents about:Expungement ProcessCharges Eligible for Expungement Cost of Expungements Expungement Contacts at the Dorchester County First Circuit Solicitor's Office This event will help those …

SCUMP 02 Palmetto wins Riverside Shootout

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 3:18 p.m.

South Carolina United Mount Pleasant boys 02 Palmetto U12 team won the 11v11 Riverside Summer Shootout tournament last weekend in Asheville, North …

Summerville man claims winning lottery ticket

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 1:00 p.m.

The winning lottery ticket sold in Cane Bay last week has been claimed by a Summerville man.

Manufacturer eyes Berkeley County

The Independent

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 7:35 a.m.

More technician jobs could be coming to Berkeley County.

Hawks shot down in opener

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 12:55 a.m.

Hanahan opened the season with a tight loss to former region foe James Island on Friday night.

Steelers fan cruise sails Sept. 5

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 4:26 p.m.

The third annual Pittsburgh Steelers fan cruise sets sail Sept. 5 in Charleston Harbor.

Freedom of the Press Essay Contest runner-up: Middle school category

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:08 a.m.

When talking about freedom of the press, Voltaire says it best: “To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.” Freedom of the press is the essential right to have an opinion and be able to express it. Sounds trivial, but it is the exact opposite. Freedom of the press is most commonly used in the newspaper and …

Freedom of the Press Essay Contest runner-up: High school category

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:08 a.m.

“The Importance of Press Freedom”

More students, more mobile units

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 8:41 a.m.

This school year most Dorchester District Two schools are welcoming more students -- and as a result four schools are welcoming a bundle of mobile …

‘2014 S.C. Health Professions Data Book’ now available

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:55 a.m.

The Office for Healthcare Workforce Analysis and Planning has just released a new edition of their “South Carolina Health Professions Data Book.” This statistical reference book assembles information from a variety of sources into a single volume, reporting the number and distribution of health care providers practicing in the state …

Southbound 78 now open after accident UPDATED

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 5:18 p.m.

A portion of U.S. 78 was closed for about 20 minutes today to allow a medical helicopter to land. The S.C. Highway Patrol said there was a collision near S.C. 27 and I-26 at 3 p.m. involving a dump truck filled with rock. One person had to be airlifted to MUSC in unknown condition, according to the highway patrol. Southbound 78 was closed but …

Bucs open season Thursday, eyeing FCS playoffs

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Charleston Southern will begin a new football season with the first home night game in the school’s history.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 10:02 p.m.

Farnsworth support

Freedom of the Press Essay Contest winner – High school category

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:50 a.m.

From the earliest days of American history, the press has served as a vehicle for ideas, for news, for debate, and even for gossip. The American Revolution itself was built upon publications such as Thomas Paine’s “Common Sense” just as much as it was built upon the fiery oratory of Patrick Henry, or the leadership of General Washington. …

Sanford speaks at NAACP meeting

The Gazette

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 7:40 a.m.

Second chances, states’ rights and health care were all topics of discussion for U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford at Monday night’s monthly Goose Creek NAACP …

Green Wave tames Providence Panthers

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 10:04 p.m.

Once Summerville settled in it was smooth sailing in North Carolina.

Summerville man plans for his $1 million winnings UPDATED

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 12:34 p.m.

A Summerville man’s cautious plans for his lottery winnings have apparently irked his wife, according to the S.C. Education Lottery.

Coal Miner’s Daughter still wowing crowds

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:08 a.m.

The beautiful back lawn of Boone Hall was packed with fans of all ages to hear one of the most celebrated country music singers in history. The 82- …

Manufacturer to create 45 jobs

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 10:09 a.m.

Innovative Machining Technology, Inc. (IMT), a global supplier of original equipment manufacturer (OEM) components for the power generation industry, is opening a new manufacturing facility in Dorchester County. The $7.8 million investment is expected to create 45 new jobs.

Leaders provide update on Charleston Fisher House

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 3:29 p.m.

Leaders in Charleston are scheduled to provide an update on the progress of a new Fisher House in the city.

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