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Record high voter turnout expected

Early voting in Charleston County came in at a record high 60,000 votes, a 62% increase from the 2012 Presidential election.  That voting figure represents 37% of the total votes

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Contested Coroner’s race in Dorchester County

Republican Paul Brouthers faces Democrat Randy Brown in the open seat for Dorchester County Coroner tomorrow. Longtime Coroner Chris Nisbet resigned in February after being arrested for pulling a gun

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Summerville governance structure on the ballot

The Town of Summerville voters will decide tomorrow whether it will change to the Mayor-Council form of government in which the Mayor acts as the chief executive of the town

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Moody the choice for Charleston County Council

There is only one contested race for Charleston County Council – the open seat for District 7, which includes most of the 29407 zip code in West Ashley. Incumbent Democrat

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Charleston County School Board endorsements

I get calls every day asking me who I support for Charleston County School Board. We have a complex governance structure for the Charleston County School District (CCSD). The nine

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Storm debris removal communications must improve

Hurricane Matthew passed through Charleston County with tropical storm force winds, but there was still a lot of debris to be picked up in the aftermath. The way the debris

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Holiday Festival of Light Fun Run & Walk

Runners and walkers of all experience levels can see the Holiday Festival of Lights up close. This two-mile, non-competitive event offered on two nights – Wednesday, Nov. 9 and Thursday,

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I-526 improvement project underway

A federally-funded project to widen I-526 in the seven-mile stretch from the Rivers Avenue interchange to the Paul Cantrell Boulevard interchange is underway. The project does not impact stalled plans

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Orange Grove Charter School continues to thrive

Orange Grove Charter School is one of the two schools in the Charleston County School District (CCSD) which elected to become autonomous and be governed by an independent board of

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Fall Festival celebrates bluegrass, barbecue, and down-home fun

Charleston County Parks is sponsoring the 15th Annual Harvest Festival.  It will take place at Mullet Hall Equestrian Center on John’s Island on Saturday, Nov. 5 from 11 a.m. –

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