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Nexton Elementary opens its doors

Sunday, July 5, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Hundreds of little Explorers will fill a new elementary school this upcoming fall semester.

City’s 9U team headed for SE Regionals, seeking financial support

Sunday, July 5, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A Goose Creek youth baseball team has qualified for the Cal Ripken Southeast Regionals and is seeking donations and sponsorships from city residents …

DNR seeking turkey survey volunteers

Sunday, July 5, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Annually, since 1982, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR) conducts a Summer Turkey Survey to estimate reproduction and recruitment of wild …

Baly selected for Zonals

Sunday, July 5, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Ethan Baly, a rising seventh-grader at Pinewood Preparatory School, was selected to participate in the USTA National 12 Zonals.

Meals on Wheels receives $7,500 grant from Wells Fargo

Saturday, July 4, 2015 2:00 p.m.

East Cooper Meals on Wheels announced that it received a $7,500 grant from Wells Fargo. The organization will use the gift to continue its mission of …

ASAC Charleston awards two local scholarships

Saturday, July 4, 2015 11:29 a.m.

On June 21, the Charleston chapter of the American Subcontractors Association of the Carolinas (ASAC) awarded two scholarship checks in the amount of …

Palmetto Rays repeat Youth Baseball Nationals champs

Saturday, July 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The 13U Palmetto Rays claimed their second consecutive Youth Baseball Nationals title last month.

InterTech Group calls for removal of Confederate flag

Saturday, July 4, 2015 10:47 a.m.

The InterTech Group, its staff and member companies support Governor Nikki Haley, Senator Graham, Senator Scott, community and business leaders and the citizens of South Carolina in calling for the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the statehouse grounds. Adding the flag to the South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum …

Chief Deputy Beatty earns national jail manager certification

Saturday, July 4, 2015 6:10 a.m.

Chief Deputy Willis Beatty, who is the current jail administrator for the Sheriff Cannon Detention Center, recently received the national designation …

Salisbury urges boaters to take safety measures on water

Saturday, July 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

With the summer boating season hitting its midway point during the July 4 weekend, Berkeley County Rescue Squad Chief Bill Salisbury is stressing the …

Red, White and Blue on the Green

Saturday, July 4, 2015 10:19 p.m.

Folks at Gahagan Park's Red, White and Blue on the Green July 4th event got in a couple of hours of celebration before storms blew into the area, …

The strangest animal

Saturday, July 4, 2015 3:18 p.m.

As a veterinarian, I am often asked the question, “What is the strangest animal you have ever treated?” My mind quickly jumps to Dr. …

MODE to open new location in Mount Pleasant

Saturday, July 4, 2015 11:02 a.m.

MODE is delighted to announce the opening of its newest location in Mount Pleasant.

Moncks Corner All-Star softball teams win District 6 championships

Saturday, July 4, 2015 6:01 a.m.

It’s been a long time coming, but these softball girls from Moncks Corner are on the rise.

The cool side of righteousness – Boys attend Souldier Week camp

Saturday, July 4, 2015 4:25 p.m.

The “cool” side of righteousness was the theme at Souldier Week for Boys, organized by local residents David Seay and T.J. Van …

Red, White and Blue on the Green returns to Gahagan Park

Saturday, July 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The town of Summerville and Summerville DREAM have combined forces to present Summerville’s Red, White and Blue on the Green at Gahagan Park …

DNR conducting courtesy safety inspections; July 4 declared free fishing day

Saturday, July 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

In an effort to keep state waterways safe during the upcoming July 4 holiday, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division will …

July 4th and American icons

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It was 44 years ago tomorrow that our family celebrated our best Fourth of July ever. That was the holiday when Jim returned from Viet Nam to where …

Charleston Harbor Deepening Project earns key federal funding for preconstruction engineering and design

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:12 p.m.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers allocates $1.303 Million in federal funding for Post-45 Harbor Deepening Project

Kids’ lemonade stand raises big bucks for Emanuel AME UPDATED

Friday, July 3, 2015 4:02 p.m.

A summertime lemonade stand has long been an easy way for kids to make a quick buck, but this year a group on the Isle of Palms decided it was the …

Four vie for spot on school board

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It’s been a quiet campaign to fill the empty spot on school board, mostly waged on highway right-of-ways with campaign signs. The special …

Celebrate July 4 with Declaration of Independence reading

Friday, July 3, 2015 6:18 a.m.

Everyone knows that the Declaration of Independence was adopted on July 4, 1776. But, did you know it was not read aloud to the public until four days later?

Moncks Corner man dies in single car crash

Friday, July 3, 2015 9:55 a.m.

A Moncks Corner man was killed in a single car crash on Old Whitesville Road.

District raises funds with ‘Shaggin’ Under the Stars’ July 16

Friday, July 3, 2015 10:00 a.m.

Berkeley County School District is inviting everyone to “get on the bus” and support education in Berkeley County by attending …

Wanted

Friday, July 3, 2015 10:01 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. …

The 25th Annual Charleston Sprint Triathlon series continues July 12 & 26

Friday, July 3, 2015 7:34 a.m.

The area’s premier swim, bike and run competition, the Charleston Sprint Triathlon Series (CSTS), is celebrating its 25th year. The first race …

Grant takes the reins of the Lady Swamp Fox basketball program

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It has been a few years since Tron Grant coached girls’ basketball, but this summer he is getting back into the swing of things.

Class of 2016: Summerville forward Tru’Shaun Moorer

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Rising Summerville High School senior Tru’Shaun Moorer is planning on going out with a bang.

Powder Magazine offers special July 4th program

Friday, July 3, 2015 11:27 a.m.

The Powder Magazine is offering an educational program on one of the nation’s most historic days, the Fourth of July.

Drop off old cell phones at your county parks this summer to help U.S. soldiers call home

Friday, July 3, 2015 7:32 a.m.

Starting July 1 and continuing through the end of August, several Charleston County Park locations will be collecting used mobile phones for recycling to benefit U.S. soldiers. Through the Cell Phones for Soldiers program, these donated phones will be exchanged for calling cards to be used by those serving in the United States military overseas.

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