CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers is meeting with the public to discuss the half-billion dollar deepening of the Charleston Harbor shipping channel.
Academic Magnet head football coach Bud Walpole was fired Monday amidst controversy surrounding a postgame celebration allegedly deemed inappropriate. …
The Charleston County School of the Arts Middle and High School Vocal Department will present their fall concert “Harvest of Harmonies” Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the Rose Maree Myers Theater for the Performing Arts. The first half will feature a beautiful classical repertoire. For the second half, students will “let loose a little” with pop …
The Baptist Women’s World Day of Prayer happens each year in November.
The Goose Creek Police Department is requesting the public’s help in the identification of an indecent exposure suspect, according to GCPD spokesman …
Thirteen months after it started, the reconstruction of the 1.75-mile boardwalk trail at the Audubon Center at Francis Beidler Forest has finally …
Senior Kobe Garrett threw a touchdown pass and rushed for a TD during a Patriots’ victory over the Cougars Friday.
Charleston County School District (CCSD) Superintendent Dr. Nancy McGinley discussed the firing of Academic Magnet football head coach Bud Walpole for the first time Tuesday afternoon.
Isaiah McGrew was voted the Week 7 Tidelands Bank Player of the Week.
For the fourth year, the readers of Condé Nast Traveler have voted Charleston the No. 1 U.S. City. Known for rich history, well-preserved architecture, a celebrated restaurant community and mannerly people, the city also ranked No. 2 in the world by Condé Nast Traveler 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards.
By Tim Bullard
ColumnistTuesday, October 21, 2014 12:49 p.m.
First there were rumblings and a few news stories with tidbits of news. Then we started paying attention to the Michael Crichton novels and movies …
A Eutawville man has died after the minivan he was riding in struck a logging truck head on, according to Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury.
Striped Pig Distillery opened summer 2013 and their first spirits hit retail shelves Oct. 1, 2013. After a year of quenching South Carolina’s thirst for handcrafted, small-batch spirits, they are now teasing the public about what’s coming next.
The Apple Gold Group, a franchisee of Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar, will partner with the Church House of Ministries Worldwide to host a Flapjack Fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 25. All proceeds raised by the church will be used to purchase new youth praise dance uniforms.
Given the state of the two programs heading into the football season, Cane Bay High School seemed a foe completely incapable of ending Goose Creek …
Berkeley County Council will decide soon whether or not to allow campgrounds outside of commercial areas.
After six years Dorchester County Council wants the state legislature to make a decision one way or the other.
St. John’s Connor Thornton blew the competition away.
The Independent’s Conversation with the Candidates wrapped up Oct. 15 with the school board District 6 candidates Tommy McPherson and Sally Wofford. …
Terry Saukas has been chosen to receive PepsiCo’s highest Operations performance honor – the Chairman’s Circle of Champions award.
Police were called to the drive-thru of a fast food restaurant because a couple got into a fight while in their car.
In their last home match of the season, the Berkeley Lady Stags tennis team wanted to go out with a bang.
I would like to take a moment to thank my fellow council members for supporting the efforts of residents of the north area of Mount Pleasant to place a roundabout rather than a traffic light on the corner of Bessemer Road and Park West Boulevard. As a resident of Park West, I drive that road nearly every day and endure long lines of traffic.
The Chick Fil-A Corn Maze at Boone Hall Plantation got national attention Friday when a shout out to Boone Hall Plantation and the two Chick-fil-A operations in Mt. Pleasant and North Mt. Pleasant was posted on the corporate Facebook page that has over 7.6 million followers.
The results are in, and Dorchester District Two received an A on its 2014 Report Card.
Berkeley County School District has fired a bus driver this week after a short video allegedly shows him texting on the job.
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (AP) — An Isle of Palms condominium complex is appealing a heavy fine for what state regulators say is an illegal seawall.
To increase awareness of the issues of domestic and sexual violence in local communities, the South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (SCCADVASA) will expand its social media campaign with the hashtag #SCSaysNoMore. By encouraging community members and direct service agencies to use #SCSaysNoMore on their issue- …