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Templeton takes shot at Charleston “fake news” outlet

Gubernatorial candidate Catherine Templeton introduced her running mate Walt Wilkins at campaign stop in Mt. Pleasant. She took a shot at the (Charleston) Post and Courier for being a “liberal

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Scott, Sanford sponsor legislation to protect flood victims

Senator Tim Scott and Representative Mark Sanford sponsored bi-partisan legislation to protect homeowners in flood zones. The Promoting Flood Risk Mitigation Act would task the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

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Trump turns to industry titan Azar to lower drug prices

President Donald Trump rolled out his American Patients First initiative to reduce prescription drug prices last week. The initiative will be overseen by newly installed Secretary of Health and Human

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SCDOT slammed by GOP Governor challengers

In the second forum this week with Republican challengers for Governor, the candidates all seized on the ineffectiveness of the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT). The forum was held

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Warren wins straw poll at Greenville forum

Republican Gubernatorial candidate John Warren, a Greenville business owner, won the straw poll at the Greenville Tea Party candidates forum Monday. Warren received 75 votes (40%). Lieutenant Governor Kevin Bryant

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Creek cleanup effort established in South Windermere

My wife Robin and I established the Clean Up West Ashley Facebook page to encourage grassroots groups in West Ashley to organize litter pick-ups. Events have been organized at Northbridge

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Warren takes aim at Columbia “swamp”

President Donald Trump has popularized the term “Drain the Swamp” with respect to the career politicians and entrenched bureaucracies in Washington. Several candidates for state offices spoke at the Lowcountry

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Charleston Call Center can be used to track drainage issues

Drainage and economic development were the topics discussed at the May West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) meeting Wednesday at Town and Country Inn. Participants learned about the City of Charleston’s

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Revitalization Commission meets at Town and Country Wednesday

The West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) meets Wednesday at 5:30 pm at the Town and Country Inn, 2008 Savannah Highway. The WARC is now in the implementation phase for the

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Sears sale next step in transformation of Citadel Mall

Charleston real estate investor Richard Davis of Trademark Properties recently purchased the Sears space at Citadel Mall. The anchor store is scheduled to close in August. Davis and his investment

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