40 Years Ago

On Nov. 7, 1979, the Summerville Band Boosters club members began taking orders for their 5th annual fruit sale.

On Nov. 8, 1979, Governor Dick Riley appointed Shirley J. Lang to fill the vacancy on Dorchester County Council from District 4.

30 Years Ago

On Nov. 3, 1989, Goose Creek defeated Summerville 21-10, making it one of the biggest wins in the school’s history.

On Nov. 6, 1989, a public hearing was held for the sale of a 25 acre tract of land in St. George Industrial Complex by LG Industries.

25 Years Ago

On Nov. 5, 1994, Dorchester Habitat for Humanity raised $12,000 during its first fundraiser to build its first house in Dorchester County.

On Nov. 8, 1994, Dorchester County voted for David Beasley for Governor, Bob Peeler for Lt. Governor, Mark Sanford for the First Congressional District and Kenneth Waggoner for County Council.

10 Years Ago

On Nov. 5, 2009, the Sculpture in the South event held a dedication ceremony in Azalea Par for the “River Rapture” otter statue by Kim Shaklee.

On Nov. 8, 2009, the 8th Annual Taste of the Town event in Summerville began.

1 Year Ago

On Nov. 6, 2018, Joe Cunningham won the First Congressional District seat.

On Nov. 9, 2018, the Berkeley Stags won their first playoff round in Class AAAAA against Irmo 48-33.

Compiled by Branden Jefferson for the Journal Scene.