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Stories by John Steinberger

Carolina – Clemson blood drive ends today at Harrell Square

The 34th annual Carolina – Clemson blood drive ends today at 7 pm at the Red Cross blood donation center at Harrell Square, 2000 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard. Clemson currently leads

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Sanford warns of pending debt crisis

Outgoing Congressman Mark Sanford warns of a pending debt crisis, which could create havoc in the stock markets and the American economy. In an exclusive interview with WTMA host Charlie

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Republicans fared badly in suburbs in 2018 races

Republicans performed badly in suburban House districts in 2018, allowing Democrats to pick up 39 seats and capture the majority. Republicans lost South Carolina’s largely suburban 1st Congressional District for

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School board member plans to deliver 500 Thanksgiving turkeys

Charleston County School Board member Kevin Hollinshead plans to deliver more than 500 Thanksgiving turkeys to needy families in North Charleston, West Ashley and peninsular Charleston this year. Working through

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Applications underway for vacant school board seat

Applications are now being accepted for the Charleston County School Board seat that will be vacated by Michael Miller in January. Miller was recently elected Charleston County Register of Deeds

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CCSD receives $435,000 school safety grant

The Charleston County School District (CCSD), in partnership with the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office, was recently awarded a $435,000 federal grant for school safety upgrades. The grant will include measures

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Charleston to focus on stormwater management

The City of Charleston is taking steps to create a stand-alone Stormwater Management department. The city’s Public Works committee advanced the idea Tuesday. Stormwater management is currently a function of

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Public input for Church Creek wetlands due Thursday

Local residents have until Thursday to submit comments to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers about the plan to fill in more than four acres of wetlands in Church Creek.

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Parker’s gas station coming to West Ashley

Parker’s gas station is coming to West Ashley, occupying the site of the former Exxon station at Sam Rittenberg Boulevard and Orange Grove Road. Thomas Mathewes, a local representative for

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Garrett faculty told that the school is closing in 2020

Lowcountry Source has learned that a Charleston County School District (CCSD) official told Garrett Academy of Technology faculty members last week that the school would be closing at the end

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