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Stories by John Steinberger

SCDOT reveals 10 year roads plan

SCDOT Secretary Christy Hall addressed the Charleston County Legislative Delegation Tuesday at North Charleston City Hall to provide an overview of the state’s 10-year plan to improve roads, bridges and

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Lowcountry leaders optimistic about 526 completion

Five Lowcountry elected officials addressed the East Cooper Republican Club Monday, expressing their support for the completion of I-526. Former State Representative Chip Limehouse, who serves on the seven-member State

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Arrington returns to the campaign trail

Katie Arrington, Republican nominee for the 1st Congressional District, made her first campaign stop Monday since her life-threatening traffic accident on June 22. Speaking to the East Cooper Republican Club

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“Suicide merge” fix to cost about $10 Million

Charleston County Councilman Brantley Moody told the audience at the July West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) meeting Wednesday that reconfiguring the “suicide merge” junction where Sam Rittenberg Boulevard meets Old

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Local student wins oratorical world championship

Recent Charleston County School of the Arts (SOA) graduate Caleb Smith won the Optimist International Oratorical World Championship in St. Louis on June 29.  Sponsored by the West Ashley Optimist

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Develop your own Northbridge Gateway design

The City of Charleston is giving residents a chance to develop their own Northbridge Gateway designs for the former Northbridge Piggly Wiggly property in drop-in workshops today until 8 pm

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McMaster veto protects privacy rights

Governor Henry McMaster issued a veto Friday on the South Carolina Industry, Workforce and Education Data Warehouse proviso in the 2018-2019 state budget. The proviso would allow data collection and

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West Ashley tree service struggling to find workers

Van Atkins, owner of West Ashley-based Van’s Tree Service, is having difficulty finding the workers he needs to fill the orders his business has for tree trimming and removal. The

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Fitness studio coming to Ashley Oaks Plaza

O2 Fitness is under contract to move into the former Charleston Attic Mall space at Ashley Oaks Plaza, located at the intersection of Ashley River Road and Wappoo Road. It

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Ashley Bakery takes custom orders

One of my birthday indulgences is apple pie. I will not eat the ones sold in grocery stores. There are many bakeries in West Ashley, but apple pie is not

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