Racial Reconciliation Conference tonight

Thursday, July 16, 2015 9:38 a.m.

The Rev. Dr. Robert Howell of Bethany United Methodist Church and the Rev. Johnny Byrd of Bethel AME Church will host a Race Reconciliation Conference at Bethany UMC on Thursday, July 16, at 6 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Rep. Jenny Horne is scheduled to speak.

Final plans for Hutchinson Square to be revealed

Thursday, July 16, 2015 12:18 p.m.

Over the past year, the town has taken baby steps toward starting renovations for Hutchinson Square.

Kids get techy at camp

Thursday, July 16, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Sitting inside a classroom at Oakbrook Middle School, three rising seventh-grade boys have a lot to say about their new creation – a mobile …

Public Works Manager: Contaminated water OK now

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Area residents were concerned after receiving a report in recent weeks telling them a contaminant had been found in their drinking water.

Emergency fee possible for out-of-county victims

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dorchester Fire & Rescue may soon be charging for out-of-county residents who need emergency services here.

VWs ‘invade’ downtown

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 5:01 a.m.

Hutchinson Square was full of groovy old cars on July 10.

Counties working to promote waterways

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 11:36 a.m.

Taking care of the state’s waterways is all about stewardship and preservation.

Red oak comes down after hit by lightning

Monday, July 13, 2015 5:01 a.m.

A big red oak tree behind Cummins Theological Seminary in Summerville was taken apart, piece by piece, on July 8. The big oak tree, known for casting …

Myers funeral under way UPDATED

Monday, July 13, 2015 10:34 a.m.

The funeral for former Summerville Mayor Berlin G. Myers is under way at Summerville Baptist Church.

Single-vehicle wreck claims one

Monday, July 13, 2015 12:15 p.m.

Willie Eugene Daniels, 55, of Spring Branch Road in Harleyville, was killed in a single-vehicle wreck July 12.

VW cruise-in event

Monday, July 13, 2015 12:03 p.m.

The 7th annual VW drag night was held July 10 with a free cruise in and concert. PlaneJaneRocks performed on Hutchinson Square.

‘We need more servants like him’

Monday, July 13, 2015 2:54 p.m.

As a little girl Elizabeth Brigham did not know how great and accomplished her grandfather was.

Community remembers standout athlete lost in plane wreck

Sunday, July 12, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Those that knew the man piloting the Cessna single engine airplane that an F-16 collided with July 7 remember him for being an all-around nice guy …

Berkeley offering one-day amnesty for child support arrest warrants

Saturday, July 11, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County Clerk of Court Mary Brown announced that there will be a Child Support Amnesty Day in Berkeley County on Aug. 5.

After 54 years, Confederate flag removed from Statehouse

associated Press

Friday, July 10, 2015 12:27 p.m.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Confederate flag was lowered from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse to the cheers of thousands on Friday, …

‘He’ll always be my mayor’

Friday, July 10, 2015 5:01 a.m.

A man of integrity, faith, wisdom and cleanliness. That’s how those close to the longest-serving Summerville mayor, Berlin G. Myers, …

Bond denied to 3rd teen charged in fatal shooting

Friday, July 10, 2015 12:07 p.m.

A Magistrate Court judge denied bond to a North Charleston teen charged in the slaying of a Summerville man late last month.

Finucan house comes down on W. Richardson UPDATED

Friday, July 10, 2015 11:41 a.m.

The historic district is down one house after the house at 210 W. Richardson Ave. was taken down July 9.

Dunkin’ Donuts, more retail coming with Earth Fare

Friday, July 10, 2015 12:15 p.m.

This fall Summerville is slated to open a new grocery store – Earth Fare – on North Main Street.

Victims identified in fatal Jelico’s Landing crash

Friday, July 10, 2015 12:48 p.m.

The names of two individuals killed in a three-car collision Thursday morning near Jelico’s Landing in Ridgeville have been released.

Confederate flag to come down UPDATED

Associated Press

Thursday, July 9, 2015 8:00 a.m.

COLUMBIA (AP) - More than 50 years after South Carolina raised a Confederate flag at its Statehouse to protest the civil rights movement, the state …

Meet the Berkeley School Board District 7 candidates

Thursday, July 9, 2015 12:46 p.m.

The special election to fill the empty District 7 school board seat is Tuesday, July 14.

Collins recalls Myers

Thursday, July 9, 2015 5:01 a.m.

Berlin G. Myers was one of the first people Mayor Bill Collins met when he moved to Summerville in July 1972.

Four vie for spot on Berkeley school board

Thursday, July 9, 2015 12:47 p.m.

It’s been a quiet campaign to fill the empty spot on the Berkeley County school board, mostly waged on highway right-of-ways with campaign …

Third arrest in slaying

Thursday, July 9, 2015 4:36 p.m.

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office has announced a third arrest in the slaying of Gerrod Metoyer of Summerville.

Troopers: Wreck claims 2 lives near Jelico’s Landing UPDATED

Thursday, July 9, 2015 11:20 a.m.

Troopers are currently on scene of what they said is a fatal collision on U.S. 17A in Dorchester County.

Moving companies settle False Claims suit for $5 million

Thursday, July 9, 2015 3:36 p.m.

U.S. Attorney Bill Nettles announced today that the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of South Carolina settled claims of fraud with Covan World Wide Moving, Inc., Coleman American Moving Services, Inc., and other related entities with home offices in Dothan, Ala. The United States contended that Covan and others increased …

Mural could come to downtown parking garage

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 12:01 p.m.

An American redstart is a little black bird, with a montage of yellow, orange and red feathers decorating its wings – and this little feathery …

Funds for Community Resource Center, trolley tours unresolved

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 5:01 a.m.

A tie vote currently has funds for the Community Resource Center and the Summerville Trolley sitting in limbo.

Mayor Berlin G. Myers - A Look Back UPDATED

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 9:22 a.m.

Longtime Summerville Mayor Berlin G. Myers died Wednesday, July 8 at his home. This is a look back at his years in Summerville.

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