40 Years Ago

On July 16, 1979, the Palmetto-Lowcountry Health Systems Agency approved an application submitted by The Stonegroup of Greenville to build an 88-bed nursing home complex in St. George.

30 Years Ago

On July 19, 1989, public television commemorated the 20th anniversary of the first moon landing with a 90 minute special called “The Other Side of the Moon.”

25 Years Ago

On July 18, 1994, County Council’s new wing in the Services Building on Cedar Street was unveiled and opened.

10 Years Ago

On July 20, 2009, Dorchester County Council passed the first reading of an ordinance that would ban the consumption of alcohol in public places including boat landings, streets, parking lots, public highways, parks and roadways.

1 Year Ago

On July 15, 2018, the Snee Farm swim team won the 2018 Coastal Carolina Aquatic Association championship title for the fifth consecutive year.

-Compiled by Branden Jefferson for the Journal Scene.