Monarchs, Milkweed and a Mission

The Gazette

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Got milkweed?

Blotter: Woman’s car severely vandalized

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

An officer responded to the Longleaf subdivision the night of Nov. 20 and met with a woman whose car had been egged, keyed and spray-painted. The woman had started cleaning the silver Honda Civic by the time the officer arrived, but the officer observed pink spray paint on the driver’s side and hood of the car, eggshells on the ground and a …

Tri-county Literacy Celebration returns in 2016

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The second annual Tri-county Literary Celebration returns to the Lowcountry again in 2016 with extended hours plus more local authors, more performances, and all together more fun for all ages.

Fulmer Field Fireworks: Gators win shootout

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

This roll of the dice certainly worked out better than Chris Candor’s first one this season.

Military briefs: Hanahan High, Stratford alumnus graduate from basic combat training

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A 2015 Hanahan High graduate has begun his career in the U.S. Army. Army Pvt. Damon D. Bennett has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia.

Wise Words from Williams: A Merry but thoughtful Christmas holiday

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

By the time this newspaper gets into your hands and you read this column Thanksgiving 2015 would have already been a memory, families would have returned home; there would have been the Black Friday face-off and fight to get the most sought after bargains, and most people are back to work.

Could be a while before new boundary takes effect

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A redrawn county boundary line would put more than 300 Dorchester households in Berkeley County, but there is no definite timeline for this to happen.

Jobless rate drops, labor force holds steady in October

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Following the national and statewide trend, Berkeley County saw a drop in jobless rate as more people found more jobs in October, according to number released by the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce.

You can’t make this up

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:02 p.m.

Lawdamercy, people are crazy. Take these recent reports (from the Associated Press and other media outlets):

Beware phone scams

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dear Editor,

Blotter: Gas station clerk tells armed robber to leave

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:03 p.m.

Just after midnight on Nov. 20, a man walked into the Kangaroo gas station on North Main Street in Summerville hunched over and wearing a ski mask. The clerk at the time told a deputy that the man was holding a gun wrapped in a bandana. As the man approached the counter, he started to raise the gun, but the clerk yelled at him to get out, and the …

MPPD asks for tips in search for missing woman UPDATED


Wednesday, December 2, 2015 5:16 p.m.

Detectives from the Mount Pleasant Police Department are currently looking for Heather E. Hughes.

Miss CSU

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Amelia McCulloch, a Charleston Southern University sophomore from Hanahan, was crowned Miss CSU 2016 on Nov. 14. McCulloch is an elementary education …

Santa shares the true meaning of Christmas

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:01 p.m.

While most know Santa as a classic holiday icon meant to make children’s dreams come true, Tommy Rogers is more concerned about telling the …

Lowcountry to host 2019 U.S. Women’s Open

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 11:26 a.m.

The United States Golf Association (USGA) has selected the Country Club of Charleston in Charleston, S.C., to host the 2019 U.S. Women’s Open Championship, to be conducted May 30-June 2.

Death Notices

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:02 p.m.

Audrea N. Barnhill, 30, of Bonneau passed on Wednesday, November 18.

Knights open season

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 11:26 a.m.

Fort Dorchester’s boys pulled away in the second half to earn a 55-33 victory over Stratford in a non-region basketball game on Monday at FDHS. …

Cane Bay graduate serving in U.S. Navy receives special Thanksgiving family reunion

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 11:17 a.m.

A 2013 graduate of Cane Bay High School serving in the U.S. Navy was selected to participate in a special event which reunited service members stationed in Norfolk, Va., with their families for Thanksgiving.

Berkeley students compete in national cyber defense competition

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:11 p.m.

Cane Bay Middle, Hanahan High, Timberland High and Stratford High are participating in the Air Force Association’s National Youth Cyber Defense Competition.

Tommy A. Wright

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 4:14 p.m.

After a long and courageous battle for his life, Tommy A. Wright, 67, has died on November 28, 2015 at 9:38 in the morning. He was a lifelong resident of Summerville and a huge supporter of Summerville Football. Tommy was born on July 22, 1948 in the Old Summerville Hospital to Leon Robert Wright and Helen Hales Wright. He attended Summerville …

Christmas community gatherings in St. Stephen

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:10 p.m.

You are invited on Friday to participate in the annual Town of St. Stephen Christmas Parade and Tree Walk 2015. The applications are available at Town Hall. The cost per tree is $60. The Christmas Tree Walk will be lit after the Town Parade and the Town Christmas Tree lighting.

Monarchs, Milkweed and a Mission UPDATED

The Gazette

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:09 p.m.

Got milkweed?

Black Friday: A Blowout or Bust?

The Independent

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:11 p.m.

The official start to the holiday season kicked off to sounds of silence in Summerville, Goose Creek and Moncks Corner.

All-East Cooper football team loaded with local talent UPDATED

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 10:53 a.m.

Another East Cooper high school football season has passed, once again providing our local teams, players and fans memories to last a lifetime. …

Rein in changes before new government sworn in

Mayor-elect, Summerville

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Summerville voters made a clear choice on election day. They want Summerville’s leaders to preserve and protect a rapidly vanishing small- …

Middle grade authors visit Cane Bay Middle

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:10 p.m.

Authors Carrie Ryan and John Parke Davis visited Cane Bay Middle School Friday, Nov. 13, as part of downtown Charleston’s YALLFest 2015. The …

Crime beat

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A Summerville woman reported a license tag was stolen off a delivery van while it was parked at the workplace on Trolley Road over the weekend.

Local student cooks a spell on ‘Chopped Junior’

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

There are probably very few people who can concoct a dessert from French fries, applesauce, passion fruit and dehydrated cheese.

George Norbert O’Malley

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 4:14 p.m.

George Norbert O’Malley, 72, of Summerville, SC, husband of Beverly J. Sale O’Malley, passed away Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at his …

Berkeley County killed in crash

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 2:12 p.m.

Twenty-two year old Tydriequz Johnson of Eutawville died after his car struck a dump truck head-on Wednesday.

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