40 Years Ago
- The Jan. 9, 1980 edition of the Journal-Scene reported that The Fox and Hounds restaurant hosted the 25th reunion of the Summerville High Class of 1954.
- On Jan. 10, 1980, U.S. Representative Mendel J. Davis visited Dorchester County during his annual trip through the First Congressional District.
30 Years Ago
- On Jan. 5, 1990, the Berkeley Electric Cooperative celebrated its 50th anniversary.
- On Jan. 10, 1990, Summerville’s airport began its search for a new Fixed Base Operator.
25 Years Ago
- On Jan. 7, 1995, the Pinewood Preparatory Panthers defeated First Baptist 83-55.
- On Jan. 9, 1995, the Dorchester District 2 schoolboard elected Carolyn Howard chairman.
10 Years Ago
- On Jan. 7, 2010, Austin Cody of North Charleston earned the S.C. Junioir Golf Association’s Jay Haas Player of the Year Award for 2009.
- On Jan. 11, 2010, Dorchester County employees Helen Etherege and James “Jim” Friar were honored for their years of service at their retirement.
1 Year Ago
- On Jan. 5, 2019, the official unveiling of the town of Lincolnville’s historic marker at the corner of Broad and Lincoln Avenues.
- On Jan. 7, 2019, Dorchester County Council unanimously voted George Bailey chairman and David Chinnis vice chairman.