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Ashleyville residents concerned about gentrification

Charleston developer Crescent Homes has purchased land along the Ashley River and plans to build 41 single-family homes in the $400,000 price range there. Many residents in the low-income and

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CCSD teachers lash out at Superintendent

More than 100 Charleston County School District (CCSD) teachers showed up for the first leg of Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait’s “listening tour” Thursday at the CCSD headquarters. During a free-wheeling “Oprah-style”

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West Ashley commission seeks traffic solutions

A standing room only crowd of about 250 met at the monthly West Ashley Revitalization Commission meeting Wednesday at the Old Schoolhouse, a newly renovated office complex on Magnolia Rd.

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CCSD teachers not notified of listening session

Charleston County School District (CCSD) Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait pledged a week ago to schedule a listening tour to hear from district stakeholders. The teachers’ listening session is set for Thursday,

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Despite public outcry, School Board sticks with status quo on principal hiring

The Charleston County School Board Policy and Personnel Committee, which includes all nine board members, rejected two measures to change principal hiring policies. One measure called for a 3-5 year

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West Ashley Revitalization Commission meets Wed. at Old Schoolhouse

The West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) June meeting will be held Wednesday at 5 pm at the Old Schoolhouse, 720 Magnolia Rd. The renovated former elementary school recently re-opened as

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EdFirstSC skeptical about Superintendent’s listening tour

The Charleston County School Board meets today for a series of committee meetings. The Policy and Personnel Committee meets at 2 to discuss the Charleston County School District’s principal hiring

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Tecklenburg pushes global warming agenda

Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg recently signed a letter opposing President Donald Trump’s executive action removing the United States from the terms of the 2015 Paris Climate Accord, citing sea level

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WAHS to retain bell schedule

A consideration to push back West Ashley High School’s bell schedule was tabled by the Constituent District 10 school board. The schedule will remain from 7:15 am to 2:15 pm.

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CCSD Chief Financial Officer on un-explained leave

Charleston County School District (CCSD) Chief Financial Officer Glenn Stiegman was seen being escorted out of the CCSD office building on Bridge View Rd. in North Charleston several weeks ago.

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