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Opinion Shaper: Local writers support new libraries and a community center

Opinion Shaper: Local writers support new libraries and a community center

Journal Scene Opinion Shaper

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 12:01 a.m.

I’m what they call a late bloomer to the writing field, not having heard the call until a horrible time in life, my father’s passing. …

Letter: Costly referendum is a waste of taxpayer dollars

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 4:39 p.m.

To the editor

Letter: Council will regret stripping power from mayor’s office

Saturday, May 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

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Opinion Shaper: Rivers are valuable recreation infrastructure UPDATED

Opinion Shaper: Rivers are valuable recreation infrastructure

For the Journal Scene

Friday, May 13, 2016 9:28 a.m.

Charleston frequenter Ted Turner wrote in his foreword to Rivers of South Carolina, “Rivers are places that renew our spirit, connect us with …

Letter: Voters should choose how much power mayor has

Friday, May 13, 2016 9:27 a.m.

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Inklings: On the job training

Inklings: On the job training

For the Journal Scene

Friday, May 13, 2016 3:26 p.m.

Most of us when starting a job may need a bit of training and have a period of adjustment to meld into the new work force. But if you’re at …

Letter: Mayor should work within the limits of the government

Friday, May 13, 2016 1:52 p.m.

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Letter: Thank you to all for the success of Oakbrook Ashley Riverfest

Thursday, May 12, 2016 5:18 p.m.

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The View from The Mayor’s Desk: Tackling recycling

The View from The Mayor’s Desk: Tackling recycling

Mayor of Summerville

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Recycling has become a problem for the entire country and not just for Summerville. Some municipalities have dealt with it more effectively and in a …

Letter: Help support local mental health advocates

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 11:35 a.m.

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Editorial: Enough; Town uses council government

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Town of Summerville uses a “Council Form of Government.” We urge our town leaders to accept it and get on with doing the business of Summerville.

Smith Says: Learn to make your own fun in rural South Carolina

Smith Says: Learn to make your own fun in rural South Carolina
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 3:01 p.m.

Friends sometimes drive through our little village and ask, “What do you DO here?”

Letter: Fleres supports Nash

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 12:13 p.m.

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Opinion Shaper: Parents have tools to building a child’s intelligence

Opinion Shaper: Parents have tools to building a child’s intelligence

For the Journal Scene

Saturday, May 7, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The local news buzzes with stories and debates concerning growth, development, and roadways in the town of Summerville and surrounding counties. It …

Letter: Heartfelt thanks to all

Friday, May 6, 2016 12:01 a.m.

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Inklings– Grandparenthood revisited

Inklings– Grandparenthood revisited

For the Journal Scene

Friday, May 6, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Somebody once told me that the first moment you actually lay eyes on your first grandchild is a divine moment. It was for me. That initial visual was …

Editorial: We need more, not fewer, public comments at DD2 meetings

Friday, May 6, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Dorchester District 2 officials want you to know they care about you, but we question if they want to hear from you.

Letter: Johnson provides true cost of hotel

Thursday, May 5, 2016 11:31 a.m.

A recent letter from Mr. Ashley questioned the new higher costs to the taxpayers for the proposed hotel/condo complex downtown.

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

It’s time to honor those who served from our community
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 12:01 a.m.

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 …

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

It’s good when mothers, by any name, get you
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 12:01 a.m.

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

Letter: Let the people decide form of government

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 12:01 a.m.

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Letter: Orangeburg Road needs traffic lights

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 12:01 a.m.

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Letter: Nash has proven himself a principled leader

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 12:01 p.m.

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Letter: Council system proving dysfunctional

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 12:19 p.m.

To the Editor

Inklings: Top dogs bring their own set of personalities

Inklings: Top dogs bring their own set of personalities
Friday, April 29, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Of the some dozen canines who have reigned over our homes since 1957, several were beagles. This breed was Jim’s favorite when he was a boy …

Editorial: Riverfest illustrates importance of Ashley River

Friday, April 29, 2016 12:01 a.m.

To many Summerville residents, the Ashley River is just a bump in the road as they cross over the bridge under construction on Highway 165 south of town.

Letter: Dorchester County Career and Technology Center teaching life skills

Friday, April 29, 2016 12:01 p.m.

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Letter: Strong mayor form is least transparent UPDATED

Thursday, April 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

I have always been opposed to the Strong Mayor form of government. It is the least transparent administration. A Strong Mayor Council would give the mayor the authority to hire and fire staff. The ultimate in “good old boy systems.”

Information on the automatic fire aid agreement UPDATED

Thursday, April 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

From Staff,

Letter: Support Nash

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 12:41 p.m.

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