Shooting suspect in standoff in Charleston

Thursday, May 21, 2015 6:48 a.m.

Charleston Police say the suspect believed to have shot Berkeley County Sheriff’s Lt. Will Rogers is holed up in an apartment on the peninsula. …

Suspect dead, police say UPDATED

Thursday, May 21, 2015 10:02 a.m.

It’s over: the suspect in the shooting of Berkeley Deputy Lt. Will Rogers is dead after a nearly 12-hour standoff with police.

Meet the Editors

Thursday, May 21, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Summerville Journal Scene is seeking feedback from readers.

Workout Anytime Ribbon Cutting UPDATED

Thursday, May 21, 2015 11:18 a.m.

Photos by Marcella McCray-Newton, Marketing Consultant

DD2 talks redistricting

Thursday, May 21, 2015 12:39 p.m.

Dorchester District Two is getting three new elementary schools for the 2016-2017 school year, meaning this year the district has to figure out which …

Early birds go on bird-watching tour UPDATED

Thursday, May 21, 2015 6:14 a.m.

Many folks wake up every morning to the sound of a happy bird chanting outside, “Tea kettle, tea kettle, tea kettle…tea kettle, tea …

Oakbrook-Ashley RiverFest attracts more than 2,000

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 12:15 p.m.

Saturday proved to be a nice, sunny day for those who participated in the Oakbrook-Ashley RiverFest.

On the record: SPD patrol officers outfitted with body cameras

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 5:01 a.m.

An anonymous benefactor has enabled the Summerville Police Department to outfit all patrol officers with body cameras.

Council considers agency funding requests

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:24 p.m.

Dorchester County Council voted during its meeting Monday for an amendment that would increase funding for Dorchester District Two.

New ZIP code for Summerville

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 4:52 p.m.

Effective July 1 the U. S. Postal Service is adding a new ZIP Code and changing boundaries in Summerville to keep up with an expanding number of …

Hundreds show up to support DD2 at County Council UPDATED

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 7:14 a.m.

They may not get the 6.8 mill increase they wanted, but there is a possibility that Dorchester District Two will be getting some sort of increase …

Bike ride to raise awareness

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:25 p.m.

John Pardee was riding his bike on Trolley Road when he was hit by a car.

Reward offered as search for Berkeley shooter continues

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 2:31 p.m.

Law enforcement has announced an $11,000 reward for information leading to the capture of an unidentified suspect who ambushed and shot a Berkeley …

SLED releases sketch of person of interest; Rogers remains in critical condition UPDATED

Monday, May 18, 2015 3:04 p.m.

The May 14 shooting of a widely respected Berkeley County Sheriff’s Deputy shocked the county, and triggered a massive manhunt for the suspect. …

Behind the Apple - Chris Oonk

Monday, May 18, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Chris Oonk did not realize he wanted to be a teacher until his junior year of college.

‘Cops are human, too’

Monday, May 18, 2015 12:33 p.m.

According to Cpl. Dennis A. Henderson, “old guys rule.”

Feeling musical

Sunday, May 17, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Alex Agrest wants his fellow musicians to play music, not “work” music.

‘Leave a legacy of significance’

Saturday, May 16, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Every teacher is a leader and every business leader is a teacher.

Oakbrook-Ashley Riverfest UPDATED

Saturday, May 16, 2015 6:05 p.m.

The second annual Oakbrook-Ashley Riverfest was held Saturday.

Tree crashes into truck

Friday, May 15, 2015 11:32 a.m.

One of Summerville’s beloved pines nearly killed a man on Tuesday.

Driver dies after U.S. 78 collision

Friday, May 15, 2015 5:04 p.m.

A Ridgeville man died this morning after a crash on U.S. 78 near Campbell Thicket Road.

Sketch released of person of interest in Berkeley shooting UPDATED

Friday, May 15, 2015 3:35 a.m.

SLED has released a sketch of a person of interest in the shooting of a Berkeley County deputy.

Local musical combines sci-fi, love & comedy

Friday, May 15, 2015 12:17 p.m.

A life-sized, talking plant will devour humans as they dance and sing this month on the Summerville stage.

Pine trees removed on S. Main

Friday, May 15, 2015 6:01 a.m.

Nearly 30 pine trees were removed from the right-of-way in front of 607 and 611 S. Main Street in Summerville on May 12. Mayor Bill Collins, as well …

DD2 prepares for County Council

Friday, May 15, 2015 5:01 a.m.

Dorchester District Two board member Justin Farnsworth would love to see 1,000 people come and support the school district as it presents its budget …

Former Lowcountry officer indicted for child porn UPDATED

Friday, May 15, 2015 5:12 p.m.

A Summerville man indicted this week on child pornography charges once served in law enforcement in the Lowcountry.

Council extends contract with trash collector

Thursday, May 14, 2015 11:58 a.m.

Despite reported complaints from people dissatisfied with the town’s trash collection service, town council members have opted to carry on …

Free Wi-Fi expands in downtown area

Special to the Journal Scene

Thursday, May 14, 2015 4:27 p.m.

As people gathered outside of town hall today they witnessed Mayor Bill Collins and others cut a rope of Ethernet cords as a welcome to extending …

Man on trial for attempted murder UPDATED

Thursday, May 14, 2015 7:07 a.m.

A 20-year-old Lincolnville man stood trial this week in Dorchester County on charges he attempted to murder a Summerville couple two years ago after …

Body of missing man found in Georgia UPDATED

Thursday, May 14, 2015 12:17 p.m.

The body of a local man who had been missing since February has been found in Georgia.

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