American LaFrance auction draws international interest

The Gazette

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 9:14 a.m.

The auctioneer company handling the June 11 American LaFrance auction has fielded calls from all over the country and world, including a businessman …

Mystery Plant an aquatic species

USC Herbarium

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 1:58 p.m.

Now that it’s warmed up, I’ve been thinking of doing some more aquatic botany.

Community Band’s first performance Thursday

Monday, June 2, 2014 11:14 p.m.

The City of Goose Creek’s Community Band will have its first performance on Thursday, June 5 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Stratford High School …

Mystery Plant features purplish-green stalk

Thursday, May 29, 2014 11:51 p.m.

In this column, we have had several members of the philodendron family…the Araceae…as subject of wonder.

Charleston Battery offers summer youth programs UPDATED

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Charleston Battery will offer a series of youth soccer programs this summer presented by Lloyds Soccer Sports.

Trident Tech car show winners announced

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 7:51 p.m.

Car enthusiasts came out to show and admire more than 250 classic, new and customized vehicles at Trident Technical College’s 22nd Spring Spin-Off …

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Appreciation Week Spotlights Providers UPDATED

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 11:36 a.m.

Trident, Summerville and Moncks Corner medical centers are celebrating EMS Appreciation Week. On Wednesday, May 21, EMS providers are asked to join …

Red Cross welcomes Ward to board

Friday, May 16, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Carolina Lowcountry Chapter of the American Red Cross has welcomed to its Board of Directors Johnny Ward, CEO of Cooper Investors and CEO of W & W Truck and Tractor Company.

Mayor issues ‘Mental Health Month’ proclamation

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 8:56 a.m.

Goose Creek Mayor Michael Heitzler signed a proclamation declaring the month of May as “Mental Health Month” in the City of Goose Creek.

Spotlight Concert Series features CSU faculty members

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 9:43 p.m.

The Spotlight Concert Series continues May 25 with A Piano Salon, at 3 p.m. at the College of Charleston’s Cato Center (room 234).

Trident Health urges community to be aware of stroke symptoms

Friday, May 9, 2014 7:07 a.m.

May is National Stroke Awareness Month. In order to help the community understand the risk factors and symptoms of stroke, a leading cause of death and serious long-term disability in the United States, Trident Health is committed to raising awareness about how to recognize when an individual may be having a stroke and what to do if you suspect …

Street Party planned at Carnes Crossroads

Friday, May 9, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The streets of Carnes Crossroads will take on a festive vibe on Sunday, May 18 when the community holds its second annual Street Party at the Village …

Recent cold weather threatens watermelons

Saturday, May 3, 2014 2:22 p.m.

The most recent cold snap may be a setback for the state’s watermelon season. Clemson University plant disease specialist Tony Keinath points out …

Beach and BBQ!

Saturday, May 3, 2014 2:23 p.m.

Goose Creek’s Beach and BBQ Festival took place under blue skies Saturday at the Municipal Center.

‘Smokin’ Os’ captures Goose Creek BBQ honors

Saturday, May 3, 2014 2:23 p.m.

The City of Goose Creek held its Third Annual Beach and BBQ Festival on Saturday, April 26 behind City Hall.

Youth gardening contest announced

Monday, April 28, 2014 10:45 a.m.

The South Carolina 4H Youth Development Programs have a new short-term project for area youth interested in gardening.

Real Health Clinic of Goose Creek open house, fundraiser May 10

Monday, April 28, 2014 10:45 a.m.

Real Health Advanced Care has joined forces with Heart For Autism, a charitable organization providing hope, information and treatment assistance to families affected by autism spectrum disorders (ASD). They are hosting a family-fun event on Saturday, May 10 from 12 to 4 p.m.

Alligator meat gaining popularity as food

Special to The Independent

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 11:31 a.m.

It’s big, green, scary and, apparently, very tasty.

Heitzler proclaims ‘Student Painters Day’

Friday, April 18, 2014 5:03 p.m.

Goose Creek Mayor Michael Heitzler declared April 14 as “Lowcountry Student Painters Day” in recognition of the Lowcountry Student Painters for their …

They Serve UPDATED

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A difficult wait

The Gazette

Sunday, April 13, 2014 12:16 a.m.

For the past two years, a modest home near Westview Middle School has clicked, beeped, whirred and sloshed with noises five times a night, every …

Police Cadets to participate in 2014 Bike-A-Thon UPDATED

Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Goose Creek Bike-A-Thon coordinator, Chief Harvey Becker of the Goose Creek Police Department, has announced that the Goose Creek Police Cadets, Explorer Post 400, will participate in the Saturday, April 12 “Making a Difference for St. Jude” Bike-A-Thon.

ARK offers caregiver classes UPDATED

Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The ARK, Alzheimer’s Family Support Services, will offer two caregiving classes at Roper Hospital Berkeley from April 16 to May 21.

Goodwill seeks donations after slow start to 2014 UPDATED

Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:01 a.m.

As people clean out their closets for spring, Palmetto Goodwill asks you to consider donating unwanted items to help the community. Without donations, Palmetto Goodwill’s ability to provide mission services is negatively impacted. Traditionally February and March are low months for donations, but this year donations are down significantly from …

Maundy Thursday play April 17 UPDATED

Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:01 a.m.

North Charleston United Methodist Church has announced that its Maundy Thursday worship service will feature a new Last Supper play, “Beneath the Upper Room.”

Chase Challenge fun for adults, children UPDATED

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 10:30 a.m.

Chase After a Cure and On Purpose Adventures are partnering to create The Chase Challenge in which teams of adults and children participate in field …

Westview announces rising sixth grade parent event UPDATED

Monday, April 7, 2014 8:53 a.m.

The middle school years are a time when students grow emotionally, socially, physically and academically. Westview Middle is committed to educating the whole child with twenty-first century skills. The school would like to invite all rising sixth grade students and their parents for a face-to-face meeting with the Westview Middle faculty and staff. …

Hanahan athletic booster club hosting golf tournament

Monday, April 7, 2014 10:47 a.m.

The Hanahan High School athletic booster club will host a fundraiser golf tournament on Saturday, May 10 at Crowfield Golf Club.

Area Episcopal mission becomes official

Thursday, April 3, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Episcopal clergy and delegates from all over eastern South Carolina admitted five Continuing Worship Groups as official Missions of The Episcopal Church in South Carolina and The Episcopal Church, at the 223rd Annual Convention of The Episcopal Church in SC at All Saints Episcopal Church in Hilton Head.

Lions visit Flowertown UPDATED

Thursday, April 3, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Lions Clubs of Summerville and Goose Creek took to the streets of Summerville on March 20 to showcase what the Lions Clubs do for their …

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