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Parents stir up hornet’s nest over principal reassignment

The East Cooper District 2 Constituent School Board met with a packed house this afternoon wanting an explanation for the reassignment and subsequent resignation of James B. Edwards Principal Jake

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Deceit causes young principal to resign

Principal Jake Rambo of James B. Edwards Elementary in Mt. Pleasant sent a letter to the nine members of the Charleston County School District (CCSD) Board of Trustees and the

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Can you envision a West Ashley without cars?

The West Ashley Master Plan took another step with the Work in Progress presentation by consulting firm Dover Kohl Saturday at Citadel Mall, with about 250 people in attendance.  The

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West Ashley Circle Harris Teeter receives conceptual design approval

The Charleston Design Review Board granted conceptual approval for the design of the proposed Harris Teeter grocery building between West Ashley Circle and Grand Oaks Blvd. Charleston City Councilmen Rodney

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West Ashley Master Plan report at Citadel Mall Saturday

After months on planning, citizen input workshops, and stakeholder meetings, a preliminary report on the West Ashley Master plan will be presented Saturday at the Center Court area of Citadel

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Drainage a key part of West Ashley Master Plan

Flooding has emerged as a serious concern in West Ashley since the heavy rains in August and October of 2015 and again during Hurricane Matthew in October 2016. Engineering consultants

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West Ashley planners report preliminary findings

The West Ashley Revitalization Commission held its monthly meeting Wednesday at Center Court in the Citadel Mall with more than 150 residents in attendance. Planners from consulting firm Dover Kohl

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Business leaders share their aspirations for West Ashley

A group of more than 60 business leaders gathered the West Ashley planning studio, which will be located at the Citadel Mall for the rest of the week, and shared

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Protest at CCSD headquarters attracts hundreds

Over 200 teachers, parents, and students gathered in front of the Charleston County School District Headquarters at 75 Calhoun Street to protest the reassignments of Principal Lee Runyon at West

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James B. Edwards Elementary parents fired up about principal reassignment

Principal Jake Rambo at James B. Edwards Elementary in Mt. Pleasant is being reassigned to another (undisclosed) job within Charleston County School District at the end of the 2016-2017 school

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