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How much are you willing to spend on bicycle paths?

It was recently announced that $16 Million will be spent on a 4.4 mile Folly Road bicycle path as part of the Rethink Folly Road plan, designed by consulting firm

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School board member serves the poor

The Charleston area is somewhat of a dichotomy with areas of great wealth surrounded by areas mired in poverty and crime.  Charleston County School Board member Kevin Hollinshead is a

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Churchill movie shows parallels to Trump

The limited release of the movie The Darkest Hour, produced by British filmmaker Working Title Films, gives American audiences the chance to examine British Prime Minister Winston Churchill in a

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Trump unveils America First national security plan

President Donald Trump recently unveiled his America First National Security Strategy at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington. Unlike typical national security plans, Trump included issues

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C.E. Williams Middle named a National School to Watch

C.E. Williams (CEW) Middle School for Creative and Scientific Arts has been selected by the National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform as a School to Watch (STW). CEW is the

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Plans in motion to stop North Charleston land grab

The City of North Charleston recently annexed one acre of land in Runnymede Plantation along the Ashley River between Drayton Hall Plantation and Magnolia Gardens in what was part of

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Uncertainty facing South Carolina electric utilities in 2018

Two of South Carolina’s largest electric utilities, SCE&G and state-owned Santee-Cooper, will enter 2018 in flux following their joint nuclear power plant project failure this year. SCE&G faces the state

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Downtown interest groups demand 100% of Charleston tourist taxes

The City of Charleston census data shows that 37,000 of the city’s 142,000 residents live on the Peninsula. Even considering that thousands are College of Charleston students and other part-time

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Democrats “resist” future economic boom

The House and Senate have resolved the differences in their tax relief bills and are likely to pass the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (HR-1) before Christmas. No Democrats have

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Harrell contemplates return to Statehouse

Former South Carolina Speaker of the House Bobby Harrell (R-West Ashley) is contemplating a run for the seat he held from 1992 to 2014. House District 114 runs from Charles

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