An upcoming summer event will bring the community together to marvel at the transformation of the Old Mount Pleasant Academy, located at 140 Hibben Street.
When Dorchester District Two students return to school Aug. 18, they’ll be paying 10 cents more for breakfast and lunch — but they’ll also be getting healthier meals, officials said.
Riding the wave of demand, developers of Tides are launching an expansion to the high-profile Mount Pleasant condominium community located just off …
According to police, a man was charged with animal mistreatment after a witness reported him for leaving his dog in a hot car.
By John Abess MD
Special to the Moultrie NewsFriday, August 1, 2014 9:24 a.m.
A man with a history of violence shot his social worker in the head, killing her, and then shot and wounded his psychiatrist, Dr. Lee Silverman. This …
There won’t be many Thursday night varsity games in the Lowcountry this football season, but several local teams will still have televised games.
The Goose Creek Lions Club recently announced the addition of two new members.
The summer security entrance projects are nearing completion at Dorchester District Two schools but a couple of projects are being postponed until next year.
The Philippine Embassy in Washington, D.C., in cooperation with the Filipino Community Center Inc. in Charleston, has announced that it will conduct a Consular Outreach Mission.
The Goose Creek City Council met Thursday at a workshop to attend to business ahead of the upcoming regular council meeting.
Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All …
Ten years ago the town of Summerville purchased a tract of land on Cedar Street, near West Richardson Avenue. For 10 years that property has been vacant and deteriorating, according to Mayor Bill Collins.
As the summer holiday winds down, kids have at least one more opportunity to have some fun on the Doty Park tennis courts.
The Charleston RiverDogs and Palmetto Goodwill have teamed up to host Goodwill Hunting, a tri-county scavenger hunt that runs Monday, August 4 through Sunday, August 10 at select Goodwill stores. Participants can win tickets to a RiverDogs game at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park and a chance to win a daily prize pack.
Sally is a one year old spayed female Dilute. Hi everyone, I’m a sassy girl with a coat of many colors and I’m waiting patiently for you. Stop by and …
The Berkeley Independent is relocating from its current Main Street address in downtown Moncks Corner adjacent to Unity Park to a new location at the …
A Summerville man is facing a charge of first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor under the age of 11.
Longleaf pine trees are shedding their needles across the sandhills and coastal plain, a normal occurrence this time of year, according to the S.C. …
Two local grillers were on fire on T.V. last night, but it wasn’t enough to win on “American Grilled.”
Art Central Gallery is offering “Intercepting Light,” the new exhibit by artist and co-owner Yvonne Rousseau. \
Extra funds have ramped up South Carolinas efforts to repair and replace deficient bridges, but one in five of the state's bridges still remain substandard, according to AAA Carolinas.
The Awendaw Green Barn Jams are an outdoor, year-round original music showcase that get folks off their couch to enjoy and connect with others and …
A proposed change in South Carolina's biology standards for teaching evolution is designed to encourage discussion in the classroom.
The Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) is hosting weekly CARTA trivia on social media with winners set to receive a Family 4-Pack of tickets to Charleston RiverDogs games.
Veteran journalist Steve McDaniel has joined The Independent’s editorial staff as a news and crime reporter.
The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) Foundation has announced the following new board members for the 2014-2017 Board of Directors term:
Charleston County Government and the Charleston County Assessor's Office will be conducting a comprehensive check to ensure only those eligible are receiving the Legal Residence Exemption. Property owners receiving the exemption are taxed on their homes at a 4 percent assessment rate and it only applies if the person's Charleston County home is …
Former Stratford standout baseball player Justin Greene continues to be smoking, red hot for the York Revolution this summer.