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City Council endorses New Urbanism

Charleston City Council voted unanimously to adopt the West Ashley Master Plan Tuesday at The Schoolhouse, an abandoned elementary school recently converted into office space. The document was facilitated by

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AG candidate Herlong vows to stamp out corruption

Greenville attorney William Herlong told the Charleston County Republican Party Executive Committee Monday that he is running for state Attorney General as the result of the statewide public corruption investigation

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Trump infrastructure plan would make drainage grants available

The Whitehouse released President Donald Trump’s 10-year, $1.5 Trillion infrastructure plan Monday. The plan, which calls for $200 Billion in federal funding, would give state and local governments the flexibility

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Arrington skeptical about SCANA/Dominion merger deal

State Representative Katie Arrington (R-Summerville) told the gathering at the Lowcountry Conservative Breakfast Club at Kelly’s Barbecue Saturday that she opposes the proposed merger of SCANA with Virginia-based Dominion Energy

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City Council to meet in West Ashley Tuesday

Charleston City Council will hold its meeting in West Ashley Tuesday at 5 pm at The Schoolhouse, a former elementary school converted into commercial office space.  At the top of

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West Ashley flooding victims want relief, drainage solutions

A gathering of about 80 Charleston residents, mostly from flood-prone West Ashley neighborhoods, attended a presentation at Bees Landing Recreation Center Thursday.  State government representatives explained the details of federal

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Presentation on flooding relief grants set for Bees Landing Thursday

City of Charleston and state officials will make a presentation on West Ashley flooding and grants available from FEMA Thursday from 3 pm to 4:30 pm at Bees Landing Recreation

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5 WAHS student-athletes sign with colleges

Five West Ashley High School student-athletes signed letters of intent to continue their athletic careers in college in front a school-wide assembly Wednesday as part of National Signing Day. Principal

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Trump Administration encourages states to restructure Medicaid

The Trump Administration sent a letter to state Governors and Medicaid program directors in March 2017 asking them to propose individual program changes which better meet the needs of their

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Sanford backs border security and immigration reform bill

Representative Mark Sanford told the group at the First Monday Republican Club at Easterby’s restaurant on Ashley River Rd. Monday that he plans to co-sponsor the Securing America’s Future Act

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