The Baskets Are Ready – Mother Nature, Not So Much UPDATED

Thursday, April 9, 2015 12:50 p.m.

The Flowertown Festival was early this year but spring is definitely running a little late to the party. The unseasonably cold weather also delayed …

Fleming named CresCom VP UPDATED

Thursday, April 9, 2015 12:53 p.m.

CresCom Bank, one of the fastest growing banks within the Carolinas, has named Jeff Fleming as vice president and Summerville City Executive, reporting to John Riddick. In his new position, Fleming will be the Commercial Relationship Manager based out of the Summerville office and be responsible for developing profitable, quality loan and deposit …

Two shows seeking TV extras

Thursday, April 9, 2015 10:14 a.m.

Not one but two television shows are seeking locals willing to work as extras.

Fun Run

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Meals on Wheels of Summerville held its first “Turtle” 5K Fun Run/Walk on March 21. It was a huge success with fantastic weather and …

Summerville ROCKS!

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

Sertoma Club awards

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 11:58 a.m.

Every year Summerville Sertoma Club has a Heritage Art and Essay contest. The topic for the essay this year was what it means to be a good a citizen, …

Local author book available for pre-order

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 2:01 p.m.

Summerville resident Rachelle Rea’s first book is now available for pre-order. Rachelle signed a publishing contract for three books at the …

Pets of the Week

Friday, April 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Miguel is a 6 ½-year-old neutered and microchipped male Chihuahua mix. Miguel can best be described as a piece of Velcro. He will sit in your …

New Elks

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 12:01 a.m.

On March 24, the Summerville Elks Lodge #2719 initiated three new members. Pictured are Stephen Gregor, Linda Korytko, Sheila Shea and Exalted Ruler …

River cleanup

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 12:02 p.m.

Volunteers got out on the Ashley River on March 21 for a cleanup organized by the Summerville Salt Water Anglers. Though the group collected 3.2 …

Youth gardening project announced

Monday, March 30, 2015 12:20 p.m.

SC 4-H Youth Development Programs have a new short-term project for youth who are interested in gardening.

Summerville ROCKS!

Saturday, March 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Summerville Mayor Bill Collins and his wife, Margaret Collins, admire some of the children’s rockers that will be up for bid as a part of the …

Summerville ROCKS!

Friday, March 27, 2015 12:01 a.m.

An invitation to “Rest your tail feathers” is on the seat of the Summerville ROCKS! chair sponsored by Eva’s on Main.

Pets of the Week

Friday, March 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Hailey is a 1-year-old spayed and microchipped female Lab mix. Hailey is heartworm-positive and needs to go through heartworm treatment. Heartworm …

SCORE offering workshop on small business financing

Thursday, March 26, 2015 1:25 p.m.

Cindi Rourk, loan officer, of the Charleston Local Development Corporation, will review the many options that today’s small businesses have in finding viable sources of financing.

Educator publishes novel

Thursday, March 26, 2015 1:02 p.m.

Retired educator Jody Wilhelm has written her debut novel “Where’s Stephanie? A story of Love, Faith, and Courage” under the pen name of Lenora Livingston. The strongly pro-adoption novel, “Where’s Stephanie,” introduces Anna Weber and tells the incredible story of Anna stopping an impending abortion and, …

Summerville ‘Restaurant Impossible’ episode to air

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A restaurant makeover show filmed in January in Summerville will air March 25 on the Food Network.

Summerville Electrician Wins Gold Medal at ABC’s National Craft Championships

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Jesse Babington of Summerville won the gold medal in the electrical: residential-commercial competition at the Associated Builders and Contractors National Craft Championships in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Babington was presented with the award during ABC’s Careers in Construction awards ceremony on March 6, also in Fort Lauderdale.

Author speaks about Magnolia Cemetery

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Local author Patrick Harwood spoke on March 12 to some 30 residents and staff of The Village at Summerville. Harwood was invited by resident Louise …

Eagle Scout candidate seeks donations UPDATED

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 4:19 p.m.

Matthew Lewis is a Life Scout with Troop 9212 in Summerville. He meets with his troop at Palmetto Land Baptist Church. In choosing an Eagle Scout project he wanted something that would be lasting and bring true value in some way.

Summerville ROCKS!

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:09 p.m.

Several paintings by Sabine Avcalade are displayed at East Winds at 134 S Main Street, where she works. A fine artist for about 28 years, Avcalade …

Tax refund workshop offered

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 3:00 p.m.

The Dorchester Prosperity Center, in partnership with Family Services, will be hosting a Managing Your Tax Refund workshop on Thursday, April 9 from 4-6 p.m.

Wall-raising celebration raises Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity

Monday, March 23, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Building on the solid foundation of homeownership, the Creel family home on North Palmetto Street in Summerville celebrated an important milestone on Saturday, March 7. The Creel family and Dorchester Habitat for Humanity were blessed to celebrate the milestone with generous volunteers from Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church in Summerville and …

Local chiropractor publishes book on neck pain

Saturday, March 21, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Drew K. McPhail, a local chiropractor in private practice at McPhail Chiropractic, has announced the publication of “Neck Pain – Why Your Neck Hurts and What You Can Do About It.”

Pets of the Week

Friday, March 20, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Lily is a 1-year-old spayed and microchipped female American Pit Bull Terrier. Lily loves people, kids, and other dogs. She has not met a stranger …

Dixon joins Southern Shores

Friday, March 20, 2015 7:08 a.m.

Monica Dixon has recently joined Southern Shores Real Estate Group, LLC as the company’s newest agent. Dixon and her husband moved to the Lowcountry from Virginia in 2011, where her husband was stationed in the military. Before transitioning to real estate, Dixon’s background was in retail management. She joined Southern Shores after …

Elks provide a hand up

Friday, March 20, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The members of Summerville Elks Lodge #2719 are helping to build better lives and a better community by partnering with Dorchester Habitat for …

Music club to host Romanian folk singer

Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:17 p.m.

Mariana Iatagan, a great Romanian Traditional Folk Singer, will be the guest singer for the Summerville Music Club on Thursday, March 26 at 7 p.m. …

Second annual ‘Tea for Symphony’ April 11 to benefit Orchestra UPDATED

Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:17 p.m.

The Summerville Orchestra Friends is holding its second annual “Tea for Symphony” on Saturday April 11 from 2-4 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall at Summerville Presbyterian Church, located at 407 South Laurel Street. Last year’s event raised approximately $4,000 for the orchestra, which provided necessary funding for the continuing …

B.I.R.D.S. Clue Poem To Make Debut At Third Thursday

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 9:34 a.m.

B.I.R.D.S. (Birds In Residence Downtown Summerville) is happy to be rolling out the new clue poem which will guide residents and visitors around the Historic Downtown to locate the current 10 bird sculptures installed while seeing where future sculptures will be installed. The poem will be available in printed form at the B.I.R.D.S. booth on …

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