Region’s Health Care Heroes honored

Jessie, a yellow Labrador retriever, visits hospitals, assisted-living facilities and nursing homes as a therapy dog. (Photo/Kim McManus)For the event’s 10th year, a new category was added to the mix to profile three service or therapy animals that work in the health care field. Jessie, a yellow Labrador retriever who frequently visits hospitals, assisted-living facilities and nursing homes, was chosen as the new category’s Health Care Hero.  Read More...

Hanahan receives federal grant for neighborhood revitalization

The nearly $245,000 will be used to pay for an ongoing community revitalization project in the town. More than $4 million was awarded to 13 municipalities and counties across South Carolina for community projects, the Commerce Department said.  Read More...

North Charleston car dealer charged with money laundering

John Nick is facing money laundering charges, according to a U.S. attorney filing, which said he took $40,000 in cash from a person who claimed to be a drug dealer and purchased a new car. He is accused of covering up the transaction by titling the car in the name of a nominee.  Read More...

Boeing South Carolina begins final assembly of its first 787-9 Dreamliner

The Boeing South Carolina facility began joining large fuselage sections of the newest 787 Dreamliner on Nov. 22. United Airlines will take delivery of the first South Carolina-built 787-9, which has a 20-foot longer fuselage than the 787-8.  Read More...

American College of the Building Arts buys Trolley Barn property from city

The school recently purchased the Trolley Barn property, located at 649 Meeting St., from the city of Charleston for $10. The college then subdivided the property, selling the northern parcel to Parallel Capital LLC for $1.25 million.  Read More...


Helping Out for Nov. 26, 2014

Jan-Pro of South Carolina Coast is awarding $5,000 in college scholarships at 1 p.m. today to local students Haydee Melara and Michael Richardson as part of the inaugural Your Family First Scholarship Program. Read More...

On the Menu for Nov. 25, 2014

Striped Pig Distillery will be bottling and releasing its new Striped Bourbon single-barrel, 100% corn bourbon starting at a Dec. 6 release party. The distillery is producing 150 bottles.  Read More...