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State bond review subcommittee to examine I-526 local funding

South Carolina Joint Bond Review Committee (JBRC) Chairman Hugh Leatherman tasked a subcommittee to look into Charleston County’s financing for the I-526 completion project Wednesday. The JBRC consists of five

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West Ashley students perform with Benedict jazz band

The Benedict College Jazz Ensemble participated in West Ashley High School’s Black History Month program by doing a performance and inviting West Ashley jazz musicians on-stage. The jazz ensemble performed

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Charleston County tabulating intersection responses

Charleston City Councilman Peter Shahid said that Charleston County transportation officials are still tabulating the approximately 300 responses residents submitted on possible “suicide merge” intersection improvements. Shahid hosted his monthly

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CCSD to embark on school improvement planning

The Charleston County School Board voted Monday to embark on school improvement planning in different parts of the Charleston County School District (CCSD). The planning will involve stakeholder groups in

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Hollinshead schedules Town Hall to address North Area schools

Charleston County School Board member Kevin Hollinshead has scheduled his first of three Town Hall meetings to address the needs of the eight North Area schools designated by the state

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Unity theme permeates Charleston GOP Black History Month banquet

The 350 guests at the second annual Charleston County Republican Party Black History Month banquet received a recurring message of racial unity and cohesion at The Citadel Alumni Center Friday.

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CCSD announces school choice application period

The Charleston County School District (CCSD) announced Wednesday that its school choice application period for the 2019-2020 school year will run from Monday, February 11 to Monday, March 11. The

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Tickets still available for Black History Month banquet

Tickets are still available for the Charleston County Republican Party’s second annual Black History Month banquet Friday at The Citadel Alumni House. Senator Tim Scott will headline the event. Tickets

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Parker’s gets preliminary design approval for West Ashley store

The City of Charleston Design Review Board granted preliminary approval for Savannah-based retail chain Parker’s site plan for the former Exxon property at Sam Rittenberg Boulevard and Orange Grove Road

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Parker’s is so much more than a gas station

A Savannah-based Parker’s gas station is coming to the former Exxon property at the corner of Sam Rittenberg Boulevard and Orange Grove Road in West Ashley. It will be the

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