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School board members are “watchdogs” for students and taxpayers

Perhaps the most significant elected officials in our area are members of the Charleston County School Board.  They oversee a $429 million annual budget, nearly twice the amount spent by

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Todd Garrett explains CCSD budget fiasco

In an exclusive interview with radio host Kelly Golden (94.3 WSC), Charleston County School Board member Todd Garrett explained how the school district ran an $18 million deficit in the

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South Carolinians earn top honors at national model and talent showcase

Discovery Spotlight Model & Talent Expo, the national showcase for aspiring models, actors, singers and dancers, has named their Summer 2016 winners. Koby Hall, 14, of Mount Pleasant, SC, finished

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Taxpayers are tapped out

Whenever a sales tax increase is proposed, it seems like the Chamber of Commerce and related groups hire lobbyists and launch a slick advertising campaign to push for the tax

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Boy Scouts help cleanup West Ashley

The Old Charles Towne Neighborhood Association was joined by Boy Scout Troop 79 at a litter pickup along Old Towne Rd. and North Bridge Park Sat., May 7.  17 scouts

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Take local control of our roads

Most of you have probably traveled along the “suicide merge”, where Old Towne Rd. meets Sam Rittenberg near the former Piggly Wiggly. This dangerous traffic problem could be fixed with

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