New hotel to be built downtown

Thursday, July 10, 2014 6:28 a.m.

A new $30 million economic development project will bring a hotel, conference center and condos to downtown Summerville.

Sheriff’s Office warns of phone scam

Thursday, July 10, 2014 7:51 p.m.

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office is warning of a phone scam from people impersonating law enforcement and demanding money.

DCSO Citizens Academy graduates 13

Thursday, July 10, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office recently finished another session of its Citizens Police Academy.

Could Summerville get its own beer brewery? New law paves the way

Thursday, July 10, 2014 8:42 p.m.

Summerville could be brewing more than just sweet tea in the coming months.

Church lawsuit begins in St. George UPDATED

Thursday, July 10, 2014 8:41 p.m.

Shock and disbelief were the two immediate reactions Rev. Jim Lewis told the court he felt upon receiving an email in November 2012, under the name …

Production could cost Flowertown Players; town threatens funds

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The musical performance “Rent” might have been too controversial for some people’s taste; the recent performance selection might cost the Flowertown …

Summerville Medical Center’s new CEO

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Meet Lisa Valentine, Summerville Medical Center’s new CEO.

Corrections officers hurt at Lieber

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 9:23 a.m.

RIDGEVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Three corrections officers have been hurt after a disturbance at a state prison in Dorchester County.

Thousands enjoy July 4 celebration UPDATED

Tuesday, July 8, 2014 11:20 a.m.

What a difference a couple of hours can make!

103 years and going strong

Tuesday, July 8, 2014 2:01 p.m.

On July 1 Harold Land was surrounded by family and friends as he munched on birthday cake and slurped on some cola.

Legend Oaks raises concerns about proposed development

Monday, July 7, 2014 10:54 p.m.

A developer’s plan to create an idyllic community in which children walk to a nearby elementary school backfired Monday when residents of a neighboring subdivision objected.

One arrested in July 4 murder UPDATED

Sunday, July 6, 2014 11:48 a.m.

A North Charleston man has been charged with murder in connection with a Fourth of July shooting that left one dead.

Serving the Community — Christopher Coleman Bayles, Summerville Fire Department

The Journal Scene

Sunday, July 6, 2014 12:01 p.m.

For Assistant Engineer Christopher Coleman Bayles, 22, of Moncks Corner, fighting fires and helping people has long been in his blood. His uncle is a …

Shrimp City Slim brings blues to Summerville

Sunday, July 6, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Gary Erwin, known around the Lowcountry and parts beyond as Shrimp City Slim, is bringing his brand of the blues back to Summerville.

Museum offers unique programs

Saturday, July 5, 2014 11:01 a.m.

Looking for something informative and entertaining to do during upcoming Third Thursdays? Try taking a field trip back in time at the Summerville …

Summerville resident publishes book

Saturday, July 5, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Mark Nunn and his wife of 37 years, Sharon, have lived in Summerville more than seven years and love it so much that Nunn decided to write a novel …

Registration opens for 15th annual Race for the ARK

Friday, July 4, 2014 8:44 a.m.

Registration is open for the 15th annual Thrivent Financial Race for the ARK.

Tax Advisory Committee distributes money

Friday, July 4, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Summerville’s State Accommodations Tax Advisory Committee doled out money June 24 to support seven tourism entities.

Bike team ready to ride to the rescue

Friday, July 4, 2014 12:01 p.m.

When seconds count at crowded festivals and fairs, the Dorchester County EMS bike team is there.

880 housing units dropped from Vision Plan

Friday, July 4, 2014 11:01 a.m.

The supposed 880 housing developments that were part of the original Vision Plan for Summerville have been removed from the plan.

SCHP begins increased July 4 enforcement

Thursday, July 3, 2014 9:32 a.m.

The South Carolina Department of Public Safety urges motorists to plan early and leave plenty of time for travel since the number of motorists travelling this holiday is predicted to be up. SCHP is increasing enforcement activity around the state already to assist travelers and prevent collisions, fatalities and injuries during the long holiday …

County to buy parcel in Trotters Ridge UPDATED

Thursday, July 3, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Dorchester County Council approved spending about $247,000 from the County Stormwater Fee Fund Balance to buy a half-acre parcel in the Trotters Ridge subdivision from Tom and Evyonne Thurman.

Public hearing on proposed boat landing

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

The SCDHEC-Division of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management has scheduled a public hearing on application P/N# OCRM-14-172-D, Larry Curtis, to construct a private, recreational dock on the Ashley River at 500 Shaftsbury Lane, Kings Grant, Summerville, Dorchester County, South Carolina.

‘Our own little time capsule’

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Knightsville Elementary has unraveled its own little time capsule, right in the reception area of the school.

Summerville distribution center to expand, create 49 new jobs

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 9:46 a.m.

Fruit of the Loom has announced plans to expand the company’s Berkeley County distribution center.

Perry rallies Dorchester Republicans UPDATED

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 1:34 p.m.

The federal government is holding this nation back, Texas Gov. Rick Perry warned Dorchester County Republicans on Tuesday.

Have a happy and safe Holiday

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 3:01 p.m.

Fireworks and backyard cookouts will undoubtedly be the order of the day for many people celebrating the Fourth of July holiday this weekend.

Man charged in church vandalism UPDATED

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 5:13 p.m.

A North Charleston man could spend up to 10 years in prison if convicted of vandalizing a church.

Missing man located UPDATED

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 4:29 p.m.

A man reported missing Tuesday has been found safe and unharmed in Athens, Ga.

‘I have a passion for the school district’ UPDATED

Tuesday, July 1, 2014 1:08 p.m.

When it comes to the idea of serving on Dorchester District Two’s school board, Brian Mitchum says he has only one true thing on his agenda: serving …

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