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Stories by John Steinberger

School board calls for more equity in magnet schools

The Charleston County School Board approved measures Monday to increase equity and inclusiveness in magnet school programs. Magnet and partial magnet schools have a special theme or purpose which differentiate

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Revitalization Commission looks at 2018 success Wednesday

The West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) will review the successes that occurred in the area in 2018 at its monthly meeting Wednesday at 4:30 at The Schoolhouse, 720 Magnolia Road.

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Bike paths are not a civil right

If you listen to a lot of Charleston elected officials and bicycle activists, you would get the impression that bike paths are a civil right. They tell us that the

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A roundabout could be coming to Orange Grove Rd.

One of the features pictured in the four designs proposed to change the traffic flow at “suicide merge”, where Sam Rittenberg Boulevard and Old Towne Road meet a point, would

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Public input sought for “suicide merge” redesign

Public input for the redesign of the “suicide merge” is being sought by Charleston County transportation officials. Members of the public viewed four design plans Wednesday for the point where

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Ground broken at Bees Ferry West Ashley Library

Ground was broken Tuesday for the Bees Ferry West Ashley Library, which will be located adjacent to West Ashley High School on Wildcat Boulevard. When completed in the first quarter

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West Ashley teacher wins CCSD excellence award

West Ashley High School (WAHS) biology teacher Emily Sandifer was awarded the Guiding Light of Excellence award by the Charleston County School District (CCSD) Friday. The award was established this

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Litter is the enemy, not plastic

Charleston City Council passed an ordinance Tuesday banning the use of carry-out plastic bags, plastic straws and styrofoam containers. The ordinance makes Charleston the 10th coastal community to impose such

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School board sets short-term strategic goals

The Charleston County School Board passed a set of short-term strategic goals Monday. A press release sent out by the school district states, “The goals outlined and approved help to

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Legislative panel takes up Gethers investigation

The Charleston County Legislative Delegation began an ad hoc committee investigation on the child molestation case involving former Charleston County School District (CCSD) employee Marvin Gethers. CCSD’s information technology department

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