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Garrett faculty told that the school is closing in 2020

Lowcountry Source has learned that a Charleston County School District (CCSD) official told Garrett Academy of Technology faculty members last week that the school would be closing at the end

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Construction underway for MUSC Citadel Mall clinic

Construction is underway for MUSC’s 127,000 square foot ambulatory care clinic at Citadel Mall. The clinic, at the former JC Penney space, is expected to open in December 2019. About

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School Board candidates make final arguments at Andolini’s

Four of the 11 candidates for the Charleston County School Board made their closing arguments at a West Ashley United Facebook Live event Monday at Andolini’s restaurant in West Ashley.

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Today is the last day for absentee voting

All three of Charleston County’s absentee voting stations will be open today from 8:30 am to 5 pm. The absentee stations are located at the West Ashley Sea Coast Church

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Parent speaks out about Charleston RISE

Trena Walker is a parent of three students at Hursey Elementary in North Charleston. Until recently, she was also a member of Charleston RISE, which describes itself as a parent

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Don’t let the Money People control our school board

I consider the four Charleston County School Board seats the most important races on the ballot Tuesday. I don’t want to see the Money People control our school board. A

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Karen Pence rallies for Arrington

Karen Pence, wife of Vice President Mike Pence, came to Andolini’s in West Ashley Saturday to stump for Congressional candidate Katie Arrington. Arrington hopes to become the first Republican woman

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Reading Partners needs volunteer tutors

The Oakland-based non-profit Reading Partners is looking for volunteer tutors to work with 150 students who are now on waiting lists in 16 schools in Charleston and Berkeley counties. The

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Board members blast CCSD for FOIA delays

Charleston County School Board members Kevin Hollinshead and Chris Collins blasted the Charleston County School District (CCSD) for not complying with state Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests in the

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Senn brings government entities together to fix drainage

State Senator Sandy Senn toured flood-prone Drayton-on-the-Ashley Wednesday morning to pinpoint deficiencies in the West Ashley neighborhood’s drainage system. Accompanying her were Tim Henderson, an engineer from SCDOT, and Jim

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