Students savor tasty solar energy lesson

Sunday, November 23, 2014 12:12 a.m.

Who could have imagined that using solar energy would result in such a tasty treat?

Plantation Days

Sunday, November 23, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Local surgeons tackle national problem

Sunday, November 23, 2014 9:56 a.m.

When it comes to getting a good night’s sleep, everyone could a little help. For those with the common condition known as sleep apnea, characterized by pauses in breathing during sleep, that often requires surgery.

Patriots boot Green Wave out of playoffs

Sunday, November 23, 2014 8:31 p.m.

Pictures from Fort Dorchester's second-round playoff game with Summerville. The Patriots won to advance to the Division 1-AAAA football semifinals.

Keep your Christmas tree fresh all season long

Sunday, November 23, 2014 9:46 a.m.

Another year has almost gone by. What a year! The ice in the spring, a very wet September and then the dry fall.

Fall Festival

Sunday, November 23, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Atlantic Coast Physical Medicine, a member of The Foundation for Wellness Professionals, held a fall festival Saturday and raised almost $600 for …

Marrington Middle team advances to state mock trial competition

Sunday, November 23, 2014 8:01 a.m.

Marrington Middle School of the Arts’ Mock Trial Team competed against six other teams Saturday, Nov. 15, in the South Carolina Bar Middle School …

2nd annual Cross Jamboree brings area teams together

Sunday, November 23, 2014 2:59 p.m.

If Cross Athletic Director Shaun Wright ever wondered about the real value he was getting in Calvin Davis when he selected the former Goose Creek …

Church looking to fund nonprofits

Sunday, November 23, 2014 12:34 p.m.

For the second year, Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church is offering nonprofit social service agencies in Charleston, Berkeley or Dorchester counties the opportunity to apply for up to $20,000 in grant funding for an “Impacting Children Grant.”

Band alumni heading to Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade

Saturday, November 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Eight Dorchester District Two alumni will be leading the 2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade with the Western Carolina University “Pride of the …

Charity golf tourney benefits hospitality workers

Saturday, November 22, 2014 12:02 p.m.

On Monday, Nov. 24, the seventh annual Hospitality Heroes Golf Tournament will take place at Patriots Point Links in Mount Pleasant. One-hundred percent of the proceeds from this tournament will benefit Hospitality Heroes. This local charity was established in 2008 to help hospitality employees and their families with financial burdens due to …

Help where it’s needed – Local doctor combats Ebola

Saturday, November 22, 2014 6:06 p.m.

Dr. Jeffery Deal is a busy man. The past year has taken him all across the world, but while this Lowcountry doctor is no stranger to the …

Timberland advances to state title game with 34-14 win UPDATED

Saturday, November 22, 2014 12:56 a.m.

For the third time in school history, the Timberland Wolves will play for a state title.

Police Blotter – Blow in the bathroom

Saturday, November 22, 2014 7:40 a.m.

Police at a town park were tipped off to possible drug use in the bathroom. Officers went into one entrance that is cordoned off from the other and overheard people talking. According to the report, one person was chastising the other for talking so loudly about the “blow” – also known as cocaine.

Patriots double up on Green Wave

Saturday, November 22, 2014 1:56 a.m.

The Patriots knocked the Green Wave out of the Division 1-AAAA football playoffs.

Stratford vs. Spartanburg in Class AAAA Playoffs

Saturday, November 22, 2014 2:41 p.m.

Photos by Rob Gantt

SCRA cuts ribbon on new facility in Nexton

Saturday, November 22, 2014 11:38 a.m.

SCRA held the official dedication and ribbon cutting ceremonies Friday, Nov. 21, for its Applied Technologies Center at Nexton in Summerville, according to a news release from the company.

Stags’ Cinderella run ends with 55-0 loss to Hartsville UPDATED

Saturday, November 22, 2014 12:53 a.m.

The Hartsville Red Foxes played the role of the evil stepmother in ending the Berkeley Stags’ Cinderella run through the Class AAA playoffs with a 55- …

Bucs no match for No. 9 Georgia UPDATED

Saturday, November 22, 2014 5:37 p.m.

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia scored two touchdowns on its first three snaps, including an 83-yard touchdown run by Nick Chubb, and the No. 9 Bulldogs rolled …

This Week in Print - Twenty-six years ago Duffie hired as general manager of MPW

Saturday, November 22, 2014 4:14 a.m.

What’s important to citizens one year is laughable the next. And times do change, so the slight chuckle one might release when they read a 1988 …

Mullican donates flooring to veterans organization

Saturday, November 22, 2014 10:57 a.m.

Mullican Flooring, a leading manufacturer of quality hardwood floors, has provided flooring to Wounded Nature – Working Veterans, a nonprofit charity that is dedicated to cleaning up America’s coastlines while employing veterans who are re-entering the civilian workforce.

Chargers claim championship UPDATED

Special to The Gazette

Saturday, November 22, 2014 7:44 p.m.

A perfect season ended in perfect fashion for the Northwood Academy football team on Saturday afternoon.

SCRA cuts ribbon on new facility in Nexton UPDATED

Saturday, November 22, 2014 11:40 a.m.

SCRA held the official dedication and ribbon cutting ceremonies Friday, Nov. 21, for its Applied Technologies Center at Nexton in Summerville, according to a news release from the company.

Goose Creek holiday kickoff Dec. 4

Saturday, November 22, 2014 11:37 a.m.

The City of Goose Creek will kick off its “Goose Creek Christmas” sponsored by Goose Creek Heating & Air on Thursday, Dec. 4, behind the …

Battle of the Badges

Saturday, November 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Police and firefighters met up for the second annual flag football Battle of the Badges at Gahagan Park on Nov. 15. Police won the game, tying up the …

Stratford season ends in second round

Saturday, November 22, 2014 3:53 p.m.

Stratford football coach Joe Marion raved about Spartanburg’s skill athletes earlier in the week and knew it could be tough to contain them all. …

Made in Charleston: Custom Porsche 911 Targa turns heads in South Carolina and South Florida

Saturday, November 22, 2014 6:21 a.m.

Charleston branding strategist and restoration designer Baron Christopher Hanson debuted his new custom or “outlaw” Porsche 911 Targa at “Cars N’ …

Hiott among CSU Baseball signees

Saturday, November 22, 2014 5:20 p.m.

Stratford senior Eddie Hiott was one of eight high school seniors to recently sign with the CSU baseball program for the 2016 season. The class …

Students grin and bear it ...

Friday, November 21, 2014 12:43 p.m.

The recent National Bring Your Teddy Bear to Work Day did not go uncelebrated at Boulder Bluff Elementary School.

I-26 Alt garnering interest

Friday, November 21, 2014 12:01 a.m.

People may not yet know what they want the future of transit in the Lowcountry to look like, but most agree something must be done, and soon.

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