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Senn confident about 526 completion

State Senator Sandy Senn, whose district includes most of West Ashley and James Island, told the West Ashley/James Island Business Association (WAJIBA) Wednesday that she is confident that the long-awaited

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Arrington to hold weekly drainage roundtables

First Congressional District candidate Katie Arrington announced Tuesday that she will hold drainage roundtables every Thursday from August 30 to the week before the November 6 election. Standing in the

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Legislators promote medical marijuana bill

Three state legislators addressed the East Cooper Republican Club Monday about the future of the South Carolina Compassionate Care Act, legislation which would allow South Carolina doctors to prescribe marijuana

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East Light Academy still accepting students

East Light Academy opened its doors for the first time Monday. The Lowcountry’s first Mandarin infusion school began its school year with three pre-kindergarten classes, two kindergarten classes, one 1st

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Benedict President highlights Education Summit

Benedict College President Dr. Roslyn Artis was the keynote speaker at the first Bridgeport Foundation and Friends of Benedict Education Summit Saturday at the Charleston Math and Science Charter School.

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Arrington receives award from medical group

First Congressional District candidate Katie Arrington received a belated award from the South Carolina Podiatric Medical Association Wednesday at Harrell Square in West Ashley. The award was for her leadership

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West Ashley church to disburse school uniforms, supplies

Westminster Presbyterian Church at 1157 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard in West Ashley will embark upon its annual school uniform and supply distribution campaign Thursday at 5 pm. Students enrolling in preschool

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Schools open in a week – Are you ready?

Outfitting a child to go back to school will cost an average of about $650 this year.  Parents spend money on clothes, backpacks, shoes, haircuts, and school supplies. The one-time expense

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Dominion Energy reaches out to future Lowcountry customers

Dominion Energy external affairs representative Kristen Beckham addressed a group at the Lowcountry GOP Breakfast Club Saturday at Kelly’s BBQ near Summerville. The Richmond-based utility is in the process of

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Back to school festival set for Sunday at SC Aquarium

The annual First Day Festival will take place Sunday from 1 to 4 pm outside the South Carolina Aquarium, 340 Concord Street. Parking at the Aquarium and Calhoun Street parking

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