Dorchester County Newswire (Page 2)

Dorchester County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dorchester County, SC. (Page 2)

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  1. Harriet Tubman Portrait to Be Unveiled SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    In less than a month away, Delmarva will see the grand opening of the new Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center in Church Creek in Dorchester County. I honor of the new center, there is going to be an unveiling of a one of a kind portrait of Tubman who is known for helping some 70 slaves escape to the north during the 1850's.

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  2. 'We're in crisis'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Summerville Journal Scene

    Robby Robbins, DOT commissioner for the First Congressional District, provides an update on state roadway infrastructure during a Wednesday morning "Power Hour" session, sponsored by the Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce. Robby Robbins, DOT commissioner for the First Congressional District, provides an update on state roadway infrastructure during a Wednesday morning "Power Hour" session, sponsored by the Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce.

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  3. Victim identified in fatal Summerville shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Summerville Journal Scene

    The Dorchester County Coroner's Office has released the name of a man shot and killed Wednesday in Summerville's Evergreen subdivision. Police said the man's body was located shortly after midnight Wednesday on Magwood Drive.

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  4. Why don't we call white extremists terrorists?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Charleston City Paper

    ... online via the Council of Conservative Citizens, whose former webmaster, Kyle Rogers, served on the Dorchester County Republican Party's Executive Committee from April 2013 until at least June 25, 2015, as reported by the Summerville Journal Scene . ... 19 comments

  5. History Center to host author, photographer of Edisto River bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Summerville Journal Scene

    Meet the people behind "Edisto River: Black Water Crown Jewel," winner of seven national awards, at Dorchester County Archives & History Center 4-7 p.m. on Feb. 16 and March 9. Published by Summerville-based Joggling Board Press, the book features the stunning photography of Larry Price, offering a visual journey down the Edisto River, one of the most significant rivers in North American. Dorchester County is beautifully represented with images of Beidler Forest, the Audubon Santuary and Four Holes Swamp.

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  6. Ashley River firefighters named 'Hometown Heroes' for hurricane aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... by the praise, Fire Chief Scott Inabinet said the work wouldn't have been possible without assistance from Dorchester County EMS and area residents "who worked side-by-side with firefighters" throughout the chaos. He said first responders and ...

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  7. 'Dcta II': Transportation Authority considers 2018 sales-tax referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Summerville Journal Scene

    Dorchester County residents might see round two of a one-cent sales tax as early as 2018 to fund another chunk of area road projects. Chairman Mike Murphree tasked board members with scrutinizing the county's and Town of Summerville's comprehensive plans to determine each municipality's critical road infrastructure needs.

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  8. Summerville Preservation Society looking for descendantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... Hutson said. Hutson said the society is in the process of expanding the number of historical markers in Dorchester County and specifically in the Summerville area. The Society has two more markers in the making, one for Guerin's Pharmacy and the ...

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  9. Covering the homeless in memory of Summerville manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... said Home of Hope, a facility that houses more than a dozen homeless men and operates under the nonprofit Dorchester County Community Outreach, runs solely on donations-often times with little money for even its primary needs. Thomas said at least ...

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  10. January home sales exceed 1,000 for 1st time in decadeRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Charleston Business Journal

    ... le-family homes and 45 condos and town houses. In January, 189 homes sold at a median price of $195,000 in Dorchester County, the report said.

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  11. State of South Carolina purchases 26 Blue Bird Vision Propane school busesRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Green Car Congress

    The state of South Carolina has purchased 26 new Blue Bird Vision Propane school buses to replace aging diesel buses. The first of the alternative-fueled buses are being deployed to service Dorchester and Berkeley counties.

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  12. The week in reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Post and Courier

    An India-based maker of aluminum cast products for the vehicle industry will build its first U.S. factory in Dorchester County, near the future Volvo Cars plant. Sundaram-Clayton Ltd. said it will start work on the $50 million project in April, with production set to begin in late 2018.

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  13. Deputies responding to shots fired call at Azalea Park ApartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | WMBF

    Deputies are responding to an apartment complex in Summerville for a shots fired call, according to the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office.

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  14. Auto Parts Manufacturer Opens $50 Million Manufacturing Facility in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... 26. The Sundaram-Clayton facility will be built on a 50-acre site in the Ridgeville Industrial Campus in Dorchester County, about two miles from the Swedish's carmaker's site in neighboring Berkeley County. It is expected to create 130 new jobs over ...

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  15. TVS co invests $50m to set up new unit in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Rediff.com

    ... welcome any company that has decided to do business here, but the 130 jobs that this investment means for Dorchester County is an important step forward to continuing the growth of our automotive industry," South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster ...

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  16. Fleet of Clean-Operating Propane School Buses Rolls into South CarolinaRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | PRWeb

    With aging diesel buses in our fleet, it was time to replace them and propane was the option we thought worked best financially and environmentally speaking over the long-term. The first of 26 propane-powered school buses were unveiled yesterday at a ceremony in Summerville.

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  17. Indian automotive supplier launching U.S. operations in RidgevilleRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | Charleston Business Journal

    Sundaram-Clayton Ltd. , an Indian-based automotive supplier, plans to launch its first U.S. operation in Ridgeville, with a $50 million investment, according to a news release. The company, which Dorchester County had referred to as Project Gateway, produces aluminum cast products and permanent mold gravity cast parts for global automotive manufacturers.

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  18. I-95 tree-cutting meeting set tonight in Ridgeland; backlash could alter planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Island Packet

    S.C. Department of Transportation's plan to cut roughly 99 acres of trees along Jasper County's 33-mile stretch of I-95 will be open for comment and critique by the public from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Ridgeland Baptist Church, 1448 Grays Highway. How the informational meeting unfolds - and how much opposition is voiced by the public - could potentially alter SCDOT's proposal.

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  19. Indian manufacturer to build first U.S. plant in RidgevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... staff have worked hard to get the vital infrastructure in place to attract quality employers and jobs to Dorchester County. This project is the fruit of that labor and the first of many to come in the Ridgeville Industrial Campus." Plant operations ...

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  20. Indian auto parts manufacturer to open first U.S. facility in Dorchester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Post and Courier

    Dorchester County will be the site of India-based automotive parts manufacturer Sundaram Clayton Limited's first U.S. facility. An India-based maker of aluminum cast products for the automotive industry said Thursday it will build its first U.S. facility in Ridgeville, near the new Volvo manufacturing site now under construction.

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