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Shahid guiding Charleston 350 celebration

Charleston City Councilman Peter Shahid is guiding the planning for the year-long 350th anniversary celebration, which will begin in April 2020. The steering committee tasked with event planning meets Wednesday,

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Arrington rallies Republicans in Mt. Pleasant

First Congressional District candidate Katie Arrington urged fellow Republicans to get involved at a Get Out The Vote rally at the Brickyard Plantation in Mt. Pleasant. The event was sponsored

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Florence relief supplies being collected at Harrell Square

Supplies for Hurricane Florence victims in Eastern North Carolina are being collected until 7 pm today in Suite 2011 (second floor) at Harrell Square, 2000 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard. That is

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Charleston evacuates homeless to Goose Creek

Lowcountry Source has learned that the City of Charleston bused hundreds of homeless and indigent residents to the emergency shelter at Goose Creek High School in advance of Hurricane Florence

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Bolling predicts a Trump win in 2020

Former Fox News and Fox Business anchor Eric Bolling was in the Lowcountry Sunday and predicted that President Donald Trump will easily get re-elected in 2020. He told the crowd

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Charleston storm preparations underway

The City of Charleston has begun storm preparations in advance of the approaching Hurricane Florence. The city emergency operations¬†crews have set up two self-serve sandbagging stations in West Ashley –

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Charleston GOP to vote on medical marijuana resolution

The Executive Committee of the Charleston County Republican Party will vote Monday on a resolution endorsing the South Carolina Compassionate Care Act, legislation, which would allow doctors to prescribe marijuana

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Left-leaning poll shows Arrington up 7%

Left-leaning non-profit End Citizens United sponsored a poll in the 1st Congressional District recently, showing Republican Katie Arrington leading Democrat Joe Cunningham 49% to 42%, with 9% identifying as undecided.

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Arrington calls drainage a quality of life issue

First Congressional District candidate Katie Arrington kicked off her Flooding Solutions Roundtable tour Thursday at the home of Charleston City Councilman Harry Griffin. She called a properly functioning drainage system

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Senn chosen to chair flooding prevention task force

State Senator Sandy Senn has been chosen to chair the Countywide Intergovernmental Flooding Prevention Taskforce Committee. The announcement was made Wednesday by Representative Peter McCoy, who chairs the Charleston County

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