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I-526 improvement project underway

A federally-funded project to widen I-526 in the seven-mile stretch from the Rivers Avenue interchange to the Paul Cantrell Boulevard interchange is underway. The project does not impact stalled plans

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Conservative group hosts candidate forum

The group West Ashley – James Island Conservatives hosted a candidate forum for Republican candidates running for state legislature and Charleston County Council at the West Ashley Andolini’s restaurant on

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Avoid the lines – Vote Early

Many people are unaware that they are eligible to vote early. All three Charleston County early voting stations are open from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Monday – Friday until

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Unused prescription drug collection set for Saturday

The Drug Enforcement Administration is sponsoring a national collection day for expired or unused prescription medications Saturday, October 22 from 10 am to 2 pm. There will be 14 collection

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Charleston County debris removal faces challenges

Neighborhood streets throughout the lowcountry are covered with storm debris from Hurricane Matthew. The debris makes walking, bike riding, and driving difficult.  Charleston County has contracted with Ashbritt Environmental.  It is a

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Sanford seeks to expedite FEMA flood assistance

Representative Mark Sanford sent a letter to President Barack Obama asking him to expedite Governor Nikki Haley’s request for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Individual Assistance funds to those impacted

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GOP women bring tour bus to South Carolina

The National Federation of Republican Women (NFRW) brought its tour bus to South Carolina yesterday, making stops in four cities. It is part of a 39-state tour aimed at increasing

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West Ashley homeowners express frustration over flooding

Dozens of homeowners who have been devastated by recent flooding events in West Ashley showed up at the Charleston City Council meeting Tuesday at Grace on the Ashley church to

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Charleston City Council to hear from flooding victims

Charleston City Council meets this afternoon (5 pm) at Grace on the Ashley church, 2014 Bees Ferry Road in West Ashley.  Residents in the surrounding neighborhoods who sustained flooding damage

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Regal to air presidential debate on ‘big screen’

Regal Cinemas has announced that it will be airing the presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump at select locations starting at 9 pm on October 9, 2016. The

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