Summmerville Town Council passed a second and final reading authorizing the sale of the Chamber of Commerce building during a special meeting held Oct. 20.
Summerville offensive lineman Zack Bailey is a finalist for the state’s most prestigious high school football accolade.
Southerners do make headlines, don’t we? Sometimes we hear some piece of news and immediately know it happened south of the Mason-Dixon Line. We just …
The Pinewood Cross Country teams competed at the SCISA AAA Region Meet Oct. 15 at The Ponds.
A deputy responded to Old Fort Fire Department on Hwy 78 in reference to an individual who had come to the station to report a spider bite. The complainant told the deputy that a spider had bitten him on the buttocks so he went to a neighbor’s house to ask for an antibiotic. The complainant said his neighbor did not have any antibiotic, but …
The Ashley Ridge volleyball team completed a clean sweep of Region 8-AAAA Oct. 16 with a win over cross-town rival Summerville.
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 …
The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has identified a 33-year-old Goose Creek man killed in a shooting in the 4600 block of Hassell Avenue in North Charleston, according to reports.
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.