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.

Compiled by Branden Jefferson for the Journal Scene.