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1 hr ago | The Berkeley Independent
If Daniel Island leaves Berkeley County, it would not necessarily leave the county's school district, according to an opinion by the state's top attorney.
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5 hrs ago | Post and Courier
U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford holds a forum with local businesses Friday at the Charleston County Library as he speaks out against the state tax breaks that will bring Bass Pro Shops to North Charleston.
9 hrs ago | Charleston City Paper
Few sane people would go into public school teaching for the professional perks, but in Charleston County School District, there has traditionally been at least one benefit to the job: Teachers had first dibs on transferring their children to different schools.
11 hrs ago | Post and Courier
The wreck occurred around 12:35 p.m. on the Interstate 26 extension leading into the Crosstown, officially named the Septima P. Clark Parkway, according to Charleston County dispatchers.
The Internal Revenue Service and the FBI are investigating the operation of the Jasper County School District, which is led by two former Charleston area educators.
The Charleston Animal Society honored the Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission with an ambassador award for helping the organization become the first No Kill Community in the southeastern United States.
Many James Island residents still reeling from the shock of acres of trees being cleared along Maybank Highway want to know about other proposed development projects, said Charleston County Councilman Joe Qualey.
Cheryl Cargill/Journal Scene Debris piled alongside roadways will be picked up at an accelerated rate starting Monday when a private contractor takes over debris removal.
Clean-up from February's ice storm continues in the Lowcountry weeks after power was restored to hundreds of thousands.
Lowcountry residents will get their first peek at the proposed design of the new road to get to Charleston International Airport today.
Well wishers wave to the Mrs. Judy Too during the annual Blessing of the Fleet Sunday at Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park in April 2011.
The federal Housing Choice Voucher program helps people with low incomes pay their rent.
Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park, located in the former Velocity Sports building in Mount Pleasant, features a 15,000-square-foot "wall-to-wall" trampoline that will feature "SkyRobics" fitness classes, dodgeball and open jumps, along with birthday parties and corporate team building.
It’s a flexible, plastic fence intended to protect hotels, dunes and seaside cottages from angry waves – but without causing the beach erosion associated with concrete or wooden seawalls.
The Charleston County Coroner's Office has identified a motorcyclist who was found beneath a downtown Charleston overpass Sunday afternoon.