Local GOP candidates take center stage at women’s luncheon

Wednesday, May 4, 12:01 a.m.

The GOP primary is less than two months away and candidates are hitting the campaign trail hard in Dorchester County. Many in contested races took time Monday at the Summerville Republican...

Library officials recommend 3 new branches over next decade

Tuesday, May 3, 1:20 p.m.

Dorchester County could be the site of three new libraries over the next decade if library officials have their way – but it’s going to cost taxpayers.

County Fire & Rescue chief addresses district 209 rumors

Tuesday, May 3, 6:54 a.m.

Dorchester County Fire & Rescue officials have worked to extinguish a heated contract debate that ignited weeks ago between the county and Old Fort Fire Department.

ARHS students rally for SwampFest

Monday, May 2, 2:21 p.m.

More than 350 special-needs students from across Dorchester District 2 gathered at Ashley Ridge High School on Friday for SwampFest, an annual field day organized by members of the Jefferson Club for...

Athletes claim region track and field championships

Athletes claimed region crowns and punched their ticket to the state qualifying track and field meet during the Region 8-AAAA Championship Meet at Summerville High School April 26.

PGA HOPE fundraiser scheduled for May 12

The Charleston Helping Our Patriots Everywhere chapter will have a fundraiser event May 12 in North Charleston.

SHS announces new hall of fame class

This week Summerville High School officials announced the names of those who have been selected for the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2016.

Patriot boys top Wave in key region match

The Fort Dorchester boys’ soccer team claimed a 3-0 victory over crosstown rival Summerville Tuesday to remain in contention for a playoff berth.

Tasty lesson

Alston Middle social studies teacher Pren Woods was inspired to have his students investigate their own folkore as a result of his folklore research in Russia last summer. In the culminating...

Pelletterie inducted into Phi Kappa Phi

Michael Pelletterie of Summerville was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.

‘I have a dream...’

The students in Lisa Collins’s seventh-grade English language arts classes studied Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Students evaluated their...

Healthy hearts

The students at Summerville Catholic School raised over $3,000 for the American Heart Association through donations and field day concessions. Students dunked, pitched, slid and batted their way to...

Givens joins TD Bank

TD Bank has hired Henry Givens, senior commercial relationship manager, and has named him area executive for Berkeley and Dorchester counties. In addition, his market responsibilities include the...

Pets of the Week

Justice is an 11-month-old neutered and microchipped male border collie mix. He is a high-energy dog that needs an active family or individual committed to giving him lots or exercise and love.

Charleston’s wedding popularity inspires Monroe

Author Mary Alice Monroe may be a New York Times best-selling author, but her heart is in the Lowcountry, among the Spanish moss and the hazy summers. That’s why this weekend she’ll be...

Student-decorated rockers heading to auction

A total of 58 artist-decorated rocking chairs – 16 of them children’s chairs – will go under the auctioneer’s hammer at the Summerville ROCKS! auction, set for 6 p.m.

It’s time to honor those who served from our community

About every week or so, I get a message from the public relations arm of one or another branch of the military. It is to inform the hometown newspaper that a local service man or woman has completed...

It’s good when mothers, by any name, get you

According to a recent survey (on a parenting site I can’t recall), the most common name for American mothers is “Mom.”

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