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Stories by John Steinberger

Changes proposed for West Ashley schools

At its monthly committee meeting Monday, the Charleston County School Board proposed sweeping changes, some of which directly impact West Ashley schools. Ashley River Creative Arts Elementary may get a

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We should celebrate the collapse of the Berlin Wall

November 9, 1989 is a date free people all over the world should celebrate. In the middle of the night on that. date, thousands of East Germans with pick axes

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Charleston school board poised to push through major changes Monday despite public outcry

The Charleston County School Board is poised to push through nearly 20 major policy changes Monday at its monthly committee meeting. The Veterans Day meeting commences at 12:25 at 75

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Bicycle Bridge requires $4 million local match

The City of Charleston announced that it has received an $18.1 million federal grant to construct a stand-alone bicycle and pedestrian bridge across the Ashley River. The project would require

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Charleston County legislators concerned about CCSD policy changes

Responding to constituent concerns over potential Charleston County School District (CCSD) policy changes, the Charleston County Legislative Delegation sent a letter to Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait and the Charleston County School

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Roots and Shoots holds grand opening Saturday

Roots and Shoots Garden Center is holding its grand opening Saturday from. 8 am to 4 pm. The native plant specialty shop, located at 1108 Wappoo Road (across from West

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Charleston rolls out latest plan for Northbridge Piggly Wiggly property

Charleston planners showed the latest iteration on the plans for the former Northbridge Piggly Wiggly property Tuesday at Westminster Presbyterian Church in West Ashley. The presentation was set up by

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Teacher Love Project sponsors 260 West Ashley teachers

The Teacher Love Project, founded by former Charleston County School District (CCSD) administrator Kathy Lewis, has sponsored 260 teachers at four West Ashley schools. Lewis says that teacher wellness is

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Americans have been mal-educated for decades

Basketball star LeBron James recently criticized the Houston Rockets’ General Manager for sending out a tweet favorable to the freedom fighters in Hong Kong. Talk radio Rush Limbaugh host chalked

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SAMS parents clamor to preserve partial magnet status

Parents from St. Andrews Math and Science Elementary (SAMS) showed up in large numbers, calling to preserve the school’s partial magnet status Thursday at Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait’s West Ashley listening

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