back to homepage

Recent Headlines

Planned event center to drive Citadel Mall foot traffic

Richard Davis, managing partner of Charleston-based Trademark Properties, which acquired the interior spaces at Citadel Mall in February, intends to build an event center to accommodate sports tournaments and dance

Read More

I-526 Fiasco

Lowcountry Source addressed the problems with getting I-526 completed on Mornings with Kelly Golden on 94.3 FM Wednesday in the #WhatsUpWednesday segment. Construction on the highway began in the late

Read More

West Ashley Master Plan draft review in focus

The West Ashley Master Plan, which was set into motion by a Sept. 26, 2016 Charleston City Council ordinance, will soon have a draft plan under review by the 19-member

Read More

CCSD needs better accounting for classroom equipment

As the 2017 – 2018 school year approaches, teachers are readying their classrooms for the August 17 opening day. This is an exciting time for teachers and students with the

Read More

Despite challengers, McMaster favored in 2018 governor’s race

By Andy Brack, Statehouse Report | After mentioning the lieutenant governor was probably going to jump into the 2018 race for governor, the guy – a well-educated professional with at

Read More

Runyon applies to keep job at West Ashley High

Principal Lee Runyon at West Ashley High School (WAHS) received a pending contract last spring. Despite parent and teacher pushback for Runyon to stay, he has since been hired as

Read More

Civil rights groups stand up for maligned school board member

South Carolina National Action Network coordinator Elder James Johnson and other Charleston-area civil rights leaders came to the defense of Charleston County School Board member Kevin Hollinshead Thursday over what

Read More

Give school supplies to teachers, schools

As the new school year approaches, parents are rushing to buy the needed school supplies required by each school.  They want to save money on back-to-school purchases like clothing, school supplies,

Read More

South Carolina electric rate-payers charged for failed nuclear plant

South Carolina Electric and Gas Company (SCE&G) and the state-owned Santee-Cooper Electric Cooperative began a project to construct two additional nuclear reactors at the V.C. Summer plant north of Columbia

Read More

West Ashley parents win the battle to get a new Stono Park Elementary

Stono Park Elementary School is being torn down, and a new school should be completed in the 2nd quarter of 2019 at a cost of $24, 830, 983.  The projected

Read More