What’s in a name? Mystery Plant makes impression

USC Herbarium

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:49 a.m.

Argh! Dealing with common names of plants makes me sound like a pirate.

Early childhood business leadership cohort celebrated

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:46 a.m.

Berkeley and Dorchester County First Steps local legislators and community leaders came together Saturday, Nov. 22, at Cypress Gardens to celebrate …

THS students win at state competition

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:43 a.m.

Two Timberland students were victorious at the S.C. Association for Pupil Transportation competition held Nov. 15 at Westwood High School in Blythewood. 

‘Santa in the Swamp’ to return Dec. 6

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:48 a.m.

Cypress Gardens is inviting everyone to take a break from the holiday rush to enjoy its unique seasonal events in 2014, which are quickly becoming a …

North Charleston gallery to host art exhibit

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:49 a.m.

The City of North Charleston’s Cultural Arts Department is pleased to announce that works by members of the Mount Pleasant Artists Guild will be on exhibit at the North Charleston City Gallery from Dec. 1-31.

Risk of carbon monoxide poisoning rises in winter

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:48 a.m.

With the onset of winter temperatures the Palmetto Poison Center is issuing a warning about the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning. The risk of poisoning can increase throughout the state as individuals try to remain warm. Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, tasteless toxic gas. It is produced when any fuel such as natural gas, …

Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center to close for holiday

Monday, November 24, 2014 10:53 a.m.

The Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center, 5821 Hwy 17 North, Awendaw, will be closed Wednesday November 26 through Saturday November 29 during the Thanksgiving holiday. The Center will resume its regular business hours on Wednesday, December 3, 2014.

Wando's Marsh named Player of the Year UPDATED

Monday, November 24, 2014 1:15 p.m.

Wando setter Maggie Marsh was voted Class AAAA Player of the Year by the South Carolina Coaches Association for Women's Sports (SCCAWS).

Scouts hold canned food drive during parade

Monday, November 24, 2014 9:00 a.m.

Cub Scout Pack 470 (Christ Our King-Stella Maris School) collects canned food every year during the Mount Pleasant Christmas Parade. The scouts collect food donations for the needs of the local community. Look for them to be rolling shopping carts down the side of the parade route with the group's float collecting canned and dry goods from …

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Monday, November 24, 2014 1:16 p.m.

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Carbon monoxide risks increase with cold weather

Monday, November 24, 2014 9:01 a.m.

With the onset of winter temperatures the Palmetto Poison Center is issuing a warning about the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning. The risk of poisoning can increase throughout the state as individuals try to remain warm. Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, tasteless toxic gas. It is produced when any fuel such as natural gas, …

County family plays the ‘Feud’

Monday, November 24, 2014 1:25 p.m.

The Kirkpatrick family of Goose Creek represented Berkeley County on the popular game show “Family Feud” at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 24 on the local Fox …

DD2 bell changes tweaked for high school

Monday, November 24, 2014 6:01 a.m.

Not too many people attended the final bell schedule meeting on Nov. 18, but there has been a slight change to the proposed bell schedule for high …

County park passes discounted for Cyber Monday

Monday, November 24, 2014 6:00 a.m.

On Cyber Monday, Dec. 1, the Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) will offer one-day-only deals on the park system's most popular passes through online sales.

Sullivan’s Island headed toward pay parking

Monday, November 24, 2014 11:15 a.m.

Sullivan's Island Town Council took steps toward regulating visitor parking on its beaches Tuesday.

“Nighttime” Holiday Festival on Daniel Island Set for December 6

Monday, November 24, 2014 3:49 p.m.

“Voted One of the Top 10 Best Holiday Season Events in the Lowcountry”

Kirkpatrick family to appear on ‘Family Feud’

Monday, November 24, 2014 12:01 p.m.

Goose Creek is about to be in the middle of a feud.

Chase After a Cure gala tickets discounted for #GivingTuesday

Monday, November 24, 2014 12:03 p.m.

After indulging in Thanksgiving goodies, bargain hunting on Black Friday and shopping online during Cyber Monday, Chase After a Cure has a way for weary shoppers to give back, make a difference and attend an amazing charity gala.

Charleston Animal society Chili Cookoff UPDATED

Monday, November 24, 2014 11:06 a.m.

The largest chili cook-off was once again a hit! All proceeds benefit the Charleston Animal Society.

Give the gift of life this holiday season

Monday, November 24, 2014 11:16 a.m.

Give something that means something and help save a life

Wando’s Williams voted Tidelands Bank Player of the Year

Monday, November 24, 2014 2:18 p.m.

Wando Warriors senior middle linebacker Ryan Williams was voted this season’s Tidelands Bank Player of the Year.

Knights face questions on hardwood

Monday, November 24, 2014 1:01 a.m.

The Stratford Knights boys basketball team has to replace a star player and collection of solid contributors as a new season on the hardwood dawns.

Seventh graders receive veggie tutorial

Monday, November 24, 2014 1:01 a.m.

Seventh grade students on the College of Charleston team at Berkeley Middle School are growing a variety of vegetables this school year from a grant- …

Dorchester County welcomes new public works director,risk manager

Monday, November 24, 2014 12:01 p.m.

Dorchester County has hired two new additions to staff: Public Works Director Jason Carraher and Risk Manager Joe House.

Bonner students take part in canned food drive, host professor

Monday, November 24, 2014 12:40 p.m.

Kindergarten classes at Bonner Elementary School are getting into the spirit of Thanksgiving this year.

Lady Bishops reloading to defend state title

Monday, November 24, 2014 5:06 p.m.

Defending Class AA girls basketball state champion Bishop England began its title defense last weekend with a win in the Riptide Preseason Tournament. …

Bunting graduates from Risk Management Institute

Monday, November 24, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Ben Bunting recently graduated from the Risk Management Institute, a professional education program offered through the Municipal Association of …

Students savor tasty solar energy lesson

Sunday, November 23, 2014 12:12 a.m.

Who could have imagined that using solar energy would result in such a tasty treat?

Strong storms possible, tornado watch in effect for Berkeley County

Sunday, November 23, 2014 10:15 p.m.

A tornado watch is in effect until 1 a.m. Monday morning in Berkeley County, the National Weather Service has announced.

Plantation Days

Sunday, November 23, 2014 12:01 a.m.

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