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.

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.

Democrats rally to Tinkler

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 6:54 a.m.

Dorchester County Democrats are rallying to the campaign of Mary Tinkler, the first Democrat in 14 years to challenge Rep. Bobby Harrell.

Serving the Community

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Sgt. Tim Jones feels lucky to have had the career he’s had so far with the Summerville Police Department.

DCSO sharpshooters nail it at NRA Championships

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:30 p.m.

Five members of the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office recently returned from an international shooting competition with high honors.

Yes4Schools holds first meeting

Sunday, September 28, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Yes4Schools Committee held its first meeting of the school year at Beech Hill Elementary Sept. 23, and Vice Chair Christine LaRue is pleased with …

Harris Teeter opens in town

Saturday, September 27, 2014 12:01 a.m.

“Welcome home to your Harris Teeter,” boomed Jeff Deponte over and over Wednesday morning as shoppers streamed into the brand-new store at Bacons …

DD2 broaches idea of fiscal autonomy

Friday, September 26, 2014 5:01 a.m.

Buses, security officers and fiscal autonomy were topics of discussion Sept. 24 when Dorchester District Two board members met with Summerville …

Palmetto Goodwill to Host Two Best Buy Hiring Events

Friday, September 26, 2014 10:23 a.m.

Palmetto Goodwill has been selected by Best Buy to conduct two hiring events for all positions during the upcoming shopping season in their West Ashley, Summerville, and North Charleston store locations. The Oct. 2 and Oct. 9 events will begin at 9:30 a.m. and be held at the Palmetto Goodwill Community Service Center, 2150 Eagle Drive in North …

Dorchester Road medians unwelcome addition for business owners

Friday, September 26, 2014 12:38 p.m.

Business owners located near the Bacons Bridge and Dorchester roads intersection are up in arms over recently installed concrete medians.

Woman calls 911, pretends to order pizza, to report rape

Friday, September 26, 2014 4:11 p.m.

A Summerville man has been arrested on burglary and sexual assault charges after a woman called 911 and pretended to order a pizza so he wouldn’t …

Overturned septic truck closes Deming Way UPDATED

Friday, September 26, 2014 2:03 p.m.

Traffic on Deming Way stinks – literally.

Rose lambasts Bryngelson over party chairmanship election UPDATED

Thursday, September 25, 2014 10:23 a.m.

The Dorchester County Republican Party is once again showing signs of fracture; this time the dispute come ahead of tonight’s expected search for a …

Behind the apple -- Ashlynn Johnson

Thursday, September 25, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Ashlynn Johnson began to realize she wanted to be a teacher when she was in second grade.

‘There is no anonymity online’

Thursday, September 25, 2014 1:11 p.m.

About two years ago Alan Wilson, South Carolina Attorney General, was making a presentation to students at a high school.

ACT might replace HSAP

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 5:01 a.m.

Rumor has it the ACT test is replacing HSAP and PASS.

Sweet Tea Festival

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 4:21 p.m.

Photos by Amy Bevers

Retired Navy Chaplain prepares for new mission

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 2:03 p.m.

After 22 years in Navy, Rev. Dean Hoelz is getting ready to ship out overseas yet again.

Grand opening

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 8:42 a.m.

The Harris Teeter at Bacons Bridge and Trolley roads opened today to great fanfare. Despite the rain, shoppers lined up at 8 a.m. to get into the …

Chalk Art

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 12:10 p.m.

Gary McKee, 8, works on his chalk creation at the “Star Spangled Spectacular” at the Summerville Dorchester Museum on Sept. 18 as part of Third …

DCSO investigating home invasion, kidnapping

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 3:42 p.m.

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported home invasion and kidnapping that occurred this morning.

Warriors upset Green Wave

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:07 a.m.

The Green Wave suffered its second consecutive loss Friday as the Warriors invaded Memorial Stadium and claimed a 37-14 victory.

Serving the Community

Monday, September 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

For Firefighter Ramon Tucker, firefighting is in his blood.

Habitat’s 51st build underway

Monday, September 22, 2014 12:31 p.m.

At 8 a.m., the work site was a concrete slab surrounded by muddy yard.

Taking his game to the state

Monday, September 22, 2014 12:17 p.m.

As Dorchester County’s Economic Development Director, Jon Baggett has scored a number of goals for the county’s economic development game.

HUGO: Before there was YouTube UPDATED

Sunday, September 21, 2014 9:09 a.m.

Richard Wood doesn't know what compelled him to put the family camcorder in his car on the way to work hours before Hurricane Hugo struck the Charleston area.

Not like the others ...

Saturday, September 20, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Fort Dorchester football fans may have done a double take during a recent performance.

H-u-g-o: ‘Hurry Up, Get Out’

Friday, September 19, 2014 1:42 a.m.

After Hurricane Hugo everyone had a story to tell: where they were, when it hit, what their thoughts were.

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