Same sex marriage legality in flux UPDATED

Thursday, October 9, 2014 11:42 a.m.

The Charleston County Probate Court raised the hopes of gay couples across the state by accepting applications for same-sex marriages Wednesday, but Thursday reversed course and said it would await direction from higher courts before issuing the licenses.

Bond set at $460,000 for man accused of Sangaree kidnapping UPDATED

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Thursday, October 9, 2014 6:06 p.m.

Bond was set at $460,000 for the man accused of holding captive and assaulting a 21-year-old man at a Sangaree home.

Truck hits, kills pedestrian UPDATED

Thursday, October 9, 2014 10:00 a.m.

A Summerville woman on her way to work Thursday morning was killed when she was hit by a truck on the Berlin G. Myers Parkway.

Senator Tim Scott visits DuBose

Thursday, October 9, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Zion Thomas just happens to be buddies with Sen. Tim Scott.

Remembering victims

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 12:28 p.m.

Two survivors of familial violence spoke Monday about the moments when someone saw them -- truly saw them – and reached out to help.

BAR takes no action on boutique hotel design

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 5:01 a.m.

With a number of concerns about traffic and keeping Summerville’s historic flavor alive, Summerville’s Board of Architectural Review (BAR) chose not …

Horne may be under scrutiny

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 3:01 p.m.

State and federal law enforcement agencies may be showing professional interest in several South Carolina legislators, including Summerville’s Rep. Jenny Horne, and how and why they voted during the February re-election of State Supreme Court Chief Justice Jean Toal.

Roof fire UPDATED

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 2:11 p.m.

At 12:25 p.m. Summerville Fire and Rescue and Old Fort Fire and Rescue responded to a fire that started on the roof of an apartment building at …

NAACP prepares for ‘change’

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 11:46 a.m.

On Oct. 11 “change” will be the theme of a very important dinner for the Summerville Branch of the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People).

Fire trucks on parade

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 9:48 a.m.

Mayor Bill Collins, riding Bertha, leads a parade of fire trucks through town Monday night to the Fire Prevention Display. Trucks from Summerville, …

Human Services Commission seeks local help

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 8:00 p.m.

The Charleston Human Services Commission is seeking local help to further its mission.

Habitat celebrates 50th house built UPDATED

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 12:32 p.m.

Dorchester County Habitat for Humanity celebrated its 50th home built during a special dedication ceremony held Oct. 2.

‘We are not alone’

Monday, October 6, 2014 5:01 a.m.

She felt like she was walking in a fog – like it could not be happening to her.

Serving the community: Brandon Darby

Monday, October 6, 2014 1:12 p.m.

Before becoming a paramedic, 28-year-old Brandon Darby said he wanted to be a teacher.

Dispute over barking dogs continues

Saturday, October 4, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Douglas Briggs hopes his latest appearance in Dorchester County Magistrate’s Court will finally bury the bone his neighbor has to pick about Briggs’ …

Habitat for Humanity 50th Home Dedication

Friday, October 3, 2014 2:48 p.m.

Photos by Keri Whitaker

The price of progress

Friday, October 3, 2014 9:23 a.m.

Jerry and Donna Gosnell’s property was once so lovely that people regularly mistook it for a public park.

DCRP elects interim chair

Friday, October 3, 2014 9:29 a.m.

The Dorchester County Republican Party has elected a new interim chairman.

Residents raise more concerns over boutique hotel

Friday, October 3, 2014 2:07 p.m.

From historic houses to a new boutique hotel, Heyward Hutson is hoping to raise awareness about Summerville’s historic district.

‘Making a case for choice’

Friday, October 3, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Julie Huso believes families are the most effective voices for their disabled loved ones.

Medians probably permanent

Friday, October 3, 2014 11:20 a.m.

A number of business owners and area residents have aired concerns over raised concrete medians recently installed along Dorchester Road at the …

Bullets thwart attempted tryst

Thursday, October 2, 2014 3:35 p.m.

A Summerville man may be wondering whether some relationships are worth the trouble.

‘We don’t want any unhappy givers’

Thursday, October 2, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Dorchester District Two Education Foundation is asking for monetary donations to support school programs.

County GOP to elect new chair

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 5:15 a.m.

The Dorchester County Republican Party will elect a chairman to fill the unexpired term of former Chairman Jordan Bryngelson during a special election to be held at 7 p.m. Oct. 1.

Behind the Apple -- Sandy Conroy

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 12:30 p.m.

Sandy Conroy comes from a long line of teachers.

4 Shades of Red Art Show opens Friday

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 12:12 p.m.

Four Shades of Red opens Friday at the Lowcountry Artists Gallery on East Bay Street, Charleston.

DD2 end-of-course exam results are in

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 12:54 p.m.

Dorchester District Two end-of-course exam results are in and, according to Sean Alford, officials are “excited.”

Volunteers tackle the trail

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 12:01 a.m.

More than 100 volunteers were getting their hands dirty Sept. 27, when they took on the Sawmill Branch Trail.

CRC to hold major meet and greet Thursday

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 4:35 p.m.

The Community Resource Center is hosting a neighborhood meet and greet Thursday in Wassamassaw Park.

Delemar Highway Project poised to begin UPDATED

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 12:16 p.m.

The Delemar Highway project should be underway within the next two months.

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