Swamp Foxes ink deals in five sports

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:01 a.m.

This week five Ashley Ridge seniors signed a national letter of intent that formalizes their choice of which college athletic program they will join …

Mega regatta on tap in Charleston

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:50 p.m.

286 boats and 2,500 racers ready for action

Regional Organizations Express Concern Over Mt. Pleasant Growth Management Plan

Friday, April 17, 2015 2:23 p.m.

Seven area business and membership organizations are collectively urging Mt. Pleasant Town Council to change the Growth Management Plan which was given initial approval (by a vote of eight to one) at the Town Council Meeting on Tuesday night, April 14th. The organizations are:

Letters to the editor

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dear Editor:

Historic homes UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 11:10 a.m.

CPW purchased property at North Cedar and West 1st North for its new administration building. It's looking for people willing to take the four homes …

BCSO captures statewide honors

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office Highway Enforcement Aggressive Team (HEAT) and several BCSO deputies received statewide awards last week. …

Taking over the buses

Friday, April 17, 2015 10:01 a.m.

Operating school bus service in-house will save Dorchester District 2 between $200,000 and $400,000.

Pets of the Week

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Farrah is a 2-year-old microchipped and spayed female Domestic Shorthair. “OK folks, I’m packed and ready to move onto to my forever …

Local tribe seeks federal recognition

Friday, April 17, 2015 5:01 a.m.

Since the 1970s the Edisto Natchez-Kusso Indians have been asking the federal government to recognize their existence and Lowcountry heritage.

East Cooper residents encouraged to attend April 20 Transit Planning Meeting

Friday, April 17, 2015 2:42 p.m.

Citizens from Mount Pleasant and the East Cooper Region can help bring better transit and less traffic congestion to their communities by attending the April 20-21 ALT I26 meetings on bring regional rapid transit to the Lowcountry being held by the Charleston, Berkeley, Dorchester Council of Governments.

Green Wave seniors sign with college programs

Friday, April 17, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Three Lady Green Wave basketball players, two Green Wave soccer players and a lacrosse player all signed a national letter of intent formally …

Hawks blank Timberland UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:35 p.m.

The Hanahan Hawks scored five runs in the first inning and went on to earn a 10-0 victory over Timberland in a non-region baseball game on Thursday. …

Volunteer Appreciation

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:01 p.m.

More than 150 people, including volunteers, school administrators and school board members, gathered on April 9 for the Dorchester School District …

Crime beat

Friday, April 17, 2015 10:01 a.m.

A Chicago man reported he had rented a car at the airport in Norfolk, Va., and later discovered a .40 caliber loaded Glock in the glove box. He turned it in to Summerville Police.

Longtime school board member resigns for medical reasons

Friday, April 17, 2015 1:52 p.m.

Berkeley County School Board Member Wilhelmina Jager Moore has resigned from the Berkeley County School Board due to medical reasons, according to a …

Online sources for quality literature

Friday, April 17, 2015 7:25 a.m.

Sometimes patrons come into the library, hand us a book, and ask, “Can you tell me if I’ve read this one before?” Well, no, we can’t. Once you’ve returned a book to us, it disappears from your record, unless you owe a fine on it. Historically, libraries have made a point of not keeping a record of what patrons …

14 Percent Container Volume Growth at SC Ports

Friday, April 17, 2015 10:39 a.m.

SC Inland Port achieves record number of rail moves

IOP Exchange Club serves up Easter fun

Friday, April 17, 2015 3:44 p.m.

Ask Isle of Palms Exchange Club members the question, “What’s better than a hot breakfast on a cool morning?” and they will most …

Special Needs Swim Night returns May 9 at Splash Zone

Friday, April 17, 2015 3:54 p.m.

After-hours waterpark event for guests with special needs

Wando tops Magnet in Lower State semis; Wando & BE girls to meet in Lower State UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 1:42 p.m.

Wando boys lacrosse marched past Academic Magnet, 17-6, in the Lower State semifinals Thursday in Mount Pleasant.


Friday, April 17, 2015 12:01 a.m.

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

Timberland vs. Hanahan

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:44 p.m.

Timberland traveled to Hanahan for a non-region game on Thursday. (Photos by Rob Gantt)

First American Cancer Society Hope Ball

Friday, April 17, 2015 3:38 p.m.

Local cancer survivors, caregivers, volunteers, businesses and community members will unite to kick-off the American Cancer Society Hope Ball and the Coastal Community Foundation’s Lowcountry Giving Day at the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge Carol Grotnes Belk Campus. Giving Day is a 24-hour online giving event that enables nonprofits in …

2015 Holocaust Remembrance Program:A rededication of the Charleston Holocaust Memorial in Marion Square

Friday, April 17, 2015 2:12 p.m.

Featuring S.C. Chief Justice Jean Toal

African American Leaders Unite to Strengthen the Education

Friday, April 17, 2015 10:35 a.m.

Out of a need to adequately to promote and represent the collective giving power of black and minority professionals, Trident United Way will launch the African American Leadership Council (AALC) on Wednesday, April 22. The AALC is being formed to improve the education and financial lives of families and children in the Tri-County area.

What you need to know before getting on the water UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 11:43 a.m.

Berkeley County Auditor Janet Brown Jurosko would like to help the residents of Berkeley County with their questions concerning marine equipment.

Charleston County Community Development holds presentation in observance of National Fair Housing Month

Friday, April 17, 2015 11:22 a.m.

State housing expert will make presentation and answer questions related to fair housing

Town earns prestigious Ragan Awards recognition

Friday, April 17, 2015 9:41 a.m.

The Town of Mount Pleasant was recently awarded Honorable Mention in the Ragan’s 2014 Employee Communications Awards for Best Informational or …

Oswald joins Carolina One

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Jeremiah Oswald has called the Charleston area home since moving to Summerville in 2003. A Realtor® since 2008, Oswald recently moved his …

St. Stephen man’s death ruled homicide UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 10:04 a.m.

A St. Stephen man’s death has been ruled a homicide by Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury.

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