Additional fire department resources were needed to keep up with growth, and Mount Pleasant Town Council approved and funded Fire Station 6 at Carolina Park. Twelve employees have now been hired to operate Station 6, which is in a temporary facility in the old Berkeley Electric Co-Op building.
Many may be unfamiliar with the fact that the county’s longest-serving elected official works with dead bodies.
Mark M. Smith, co-owner of McAlister-Smith Funeral Home and town councilman for Mount Pleasant, has been commissioned to serve a two-year term as a …
Construction is under way along a tract of land to house residential, commercial and recreational properties for the Lowcountry.
The special election to fill the empty District 7 school board seat is Tuesday, July 14.
Day Dawn Baptist Church invites the public to its annual Missionary and Women’s Day Program on July 19 (third Sunday), at 10 a.m. during regularly scheduled services.
Jacqueline Joyce Hartz (Heintzelman) passed away on Friday, July 3, 2015 in Summerville SC, at the age of 65.
Former Berkeley County Coroner and longtime community leader Wade Arnette recently received a new responsibility.
Coastal Community Foundation, a grantmaking institution dedicated to serving coastal South Carolina, announced that it has established the Lowcountry Unity Fund in response to the June 17, 2015 shooting at Emanuel A.M.E. Church in Charleston. The purpose of the fund is to promote long-term solutions that address systemic issues contributing to …
The spirit of a nation was on full display this Fourth of July weekend.
The Town of Moncks Corner ushered in a series of firsts with this year’s Fourth of July celebration.
In December of 1993, 21 years ago, the Moultrie News reported that the Charleston County School Board, in a 7-to-1 vote, approved construction of a …
Moultrie News readers celebrated the 4th of July all across the Lowcountry. Share your photos from the holiday with us on Facebook or Twitter.
Lt. Col. (Ret. USAF) Robert Norman Choate, 82, of Summerville, husband of Emma Louise Rushing Choate, passed away Saturday, July 4, 2015 at Trident Medical Center.
The Planning Committee of Mount Pleasant Town Council voted 3 to 1 to recommend impact assessment approval for the Mill Creek Project on Highway 41, across from the Planter’s Pointe neighborhood.
U.S. Army Veteran Sgt. Sean Hook of Summerville receives the silver medal in the Men’s Shot Put Standing 6.0 category at the 2015 Department …
Berkeley County School District is inviting everyone to “get on the bus” and support education in Berkeley County by attending …
Abby Wambach and Christie Rampone paused for a moment to make sure everyone was ready.
Pinewood’s varsity football team attended football camp at Clemson University June 12 through June 14.
Hundreds of little Explorers will fill a new elementary school this upcoming fall semester.
The Old Village held its annual Fourth of July Parade. Residents donned their red, white and blue to celebrate Independence Day.
Rotary partners with local Habitat for Humanity
It’s not unusual for Karen Perlmutter to make people cry.
Grass is burning up and dying across the Lowcountry. You can really tell if your irrigation heads are not properly turning in this kind of weather. At Possum’s we are getting a lot of calls about dead grass and the people are emphatic that they are watering; however, their irrigation is not hitting everywhere it should be. Once they take a …
With less than seven days before she leaves for Miss USA, Sarah Weishuhn says, “I am ready!”
A Goose Creek youth baseball team has qualified for the Cal Ripken Southeast Regionals and is seeking donations and sponsorships from city residents …
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH (AP) — Authorities say a 36-year-old father of four from Summerville has drowned while swimming in the ocean at North Myrtle Beach.