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Stories by John Steinberger

I-526 Fiasco

Lowcountry Source addressed the problems with getting I-526 completed on Mornings with Kelly Golden on 94.3 FM Wednesday in the #WhatsUpWednesday segment. Construction on the highway began in the late

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West Ashley Master Plan draft review in focus

The West Ashley Master Plan, which was set into motion by a Sept. 26, 2016 Charleston City Council ordinance, will soon have a draft plan under review by the 19-member

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10 Democrat Senators are on the 2018 ballot in Trump states

In the 33 Senate races on the 2018 ballot, 25 of the seats are currently held by Democrats. Of those, 10 are in states that President Donald Trump won in

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Civil rights groups stand up for maligned school board member

South Carolina National Action Network coordinator Elder James Johnson and other Charleston-area civil rights leaders came to the defense of Charleston County School Board member Kevin Hollinshead Thursday over what

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South Carolina electric rate-payers charged for failed nuclear plant

South Carolina Electric and Gas Company (SCE&G) and the state-owned Santee-Cooper Electric Cooperative began a project to construct two additional nuclear reactors at the V.C. Summer plant north of Columbia

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Charleston County I-526 lawsuit jeopardizes future road funding

Charleston County filed a lawsuit against the State Transportation Infrastructure Bank (STIB) Thursday with the South Carolina Supreme Court, claiming a breach of contract in the 2014 agreement to complete

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Board member charged for $300 in bad checks

Charleston County School Board member Kevin Hollinshead was informed by the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office that he had two outstanding warrants for writing bad checks. He turned himself in to

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Challenger announced for West Ashley City Council seat

Grande Oaks resident Summer Massey has announced her intention to challenge two-term incumbent Dean Riegel for Charleston City Council District 10. The district runs from Pierpont to Village Green along

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Lawsuit against individual school board members may be invalid

A lawsuit filed by West Ashley attorney William Runyon on behalf of Charleston County resident Marc Knapp may be invalid. The lawsuit targeted Charleston County School District Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait,

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Bees Ferry West Ashley Library set to open in early 2019

Design plans were presented to the public for the newly named Bees Ferry West Ashley Library Wednesday at Drayton Hall Elementary. The 20,000 square foot library will be located on

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