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Feb 19, 2024

SCDOT rebuild of Sawmill Branch Canal Trail in Dorchester County begins

Berlin G. Myers Parkway Phase III Project includes construction of multiuse trail …

Feb 14, 2024

Global real estate firm expands plans at North Charleston site

City will move ahead on 37-acre project at the former Navy yard …

The new Office of Economic Development for the Town of Summerville is led by Frank Neal, who serves as the town’s director of community and economic development. (Photo/DepositPhotos)
Feb 7, 2024

Summerville rebrands economic development office, hires former CEO

In his role, the executive is the primary contact for businesses seeking to establish or expand in the town.

Jan 25, 2024

STATE OF THE STATE: Governor vows to fight unions to the ‘gates of hell’

Governor vows to keep economy humming by investing in education, infrastruscture, and fighting ...

Charleston County Environmental Management has launched a new interactive app to help residents reduce household waste and ensure they are recycling correctly. (Photos/DepositPhotos/Charleston County Environmental Management has launched a new interactive app to help residents reduce household waste and ensure they are recycling correctly. (Photos/DepositPhotos/AntonMatyukha )
Jan 24, 2024

Want to recycle in Charleston County? There’s a new app for that

These platforms make it easy for residents to get local disposal information for thousands of household items.

Dec 28, 2023

Employment and unemployment numbers grow in South Carolina

Both employment and unemployment climbed in South Carolina according to the Department of Employment and Workforce. More people in the state started looking for work but the number of workers also grew by …

Dec 14, 2023

Kinetic Derby Day featuring iMAGINE: West Columbia’s Ultimate Celebration of Racing, Creativity, and STEAM

The City of West Columbia is gearing up for Kinetic Derby Day featuring iMAGINE on April 20, 2024, from 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM. The Kinetic Sculpture Parade leads the way, followed by soapbox and obstacle course racing. State Street transforms into the iMAGINE STEAM Festival, fostering creativity. The day includes competition and f[...]

Oct 4, 2023

Mayor announces Charleston’s next police chief

Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg said Chito Walker will be the city’s next police chief. The mayor made the announcement Oct. 4 during a press conference at Washington Square. The Charleston City Council will vote to confirm Walker’s appointment during their next meeting, scheduled for 5 p.m., Oct. 10.  Wa[...]

Aug 21, 2023

A New Local Leader Emerges in North Charleston

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC – Joshua Gale has officially announced his candidacy for the North Charleston City Council, District 4. With a strong focus on public safety, community engagement, and fiscal transparency, Gale aims to bring positive change and progress to the district. As a passionate advocate for safe communities, Ga[...]

Aug 10, 2023

Construction begins on Palmetto Commerce Parkway Interchange

Crews have started construction on the Palmetto Commerce Interchange project in Charleston County. The county is asking drivers to be careful when driving through the construction area on Weber Boulevard and Blue House Road near Ingleside Boulevard. Equipment will be going in and out of that area and crews will be working along [...]

Aug 3, 2023

Charleston Water System Accepting Citizens Academy Applications

Charleston Water System (CWS) is accepting applications from customers 18 and older for its annual Citizens Academy through Aug. 20 at www.charlestonwater.comCitizensAcademy. Five weekly sessions held 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evenings, Sept. 12 through Oct. 10, explore the utility’s water and sewer functions via interact[...]