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Stories by John Steinberger

Learn from history – how America escaped depression in 1921

Most of us learned about The Great Depression that consumed 1930’s America, but how many know that America was in a depression at the start of the 1920s? Following the

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West Ashley parents push for outdoor graduation

The parents and families of West Ashley High School’s 350 graduating seniors are asking Charleston County School District to allow the school to have an outdoor graduation ceremony at the

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Plans revealed for former Northbridge Piggly Wiggly site

The development team of Landmark Enterprises, Liollio Architecture, and Stantec presented preliminary plans for the former Northbridge Piggly Wiggly property to the West Ashley Revitalization Commission Wednesday. The City of

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West Ashley Greenway ditch getting cleaned

The City of Charleston began work today on the drainage ditch along the West Ashley Greenway in the area behind South Windermere Shopping Center. The clogged ditch has been the

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Berkeley County teacher shares distance learning experience

This is a testimonial from Berkeley County School District teacher Allison Mackey about adapting to the distance learning environment. She worked diligently with students and parents to ensure learning continued

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DeMint discusses endorsement of Kathy Landing

Former U.S. Senator and Heritage Foundation President Jim DeMint discussed his reasons for endorsing Kathy Landing for 1st Congressional District Tuesday in a conference call with about 1000 participants. DeMint

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Group seeks to honor all West Ashley High seniors

A group of past, present and future West Ashley High School (WAHS) baseball team moms organized a Facebook page designed to honor all 350 graduating seniors in the school’s Class

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West Ashley middle school status still in flux

The Charleston County School Board passed a motion Monday in an on-line meeting to have a panel of administrators, principals, and parents evaluate a plan to locate all West Ashley

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Letter to the Editor about Parker’s Kitchen

The following is a letter to the editor from the property owner of the Parker’s Kitchen site at Orange Grove Road and Sam Rittenberg Boulevard, Morris Harper. Parker’s Kitchen opened

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Charleston prolongs COVID-19 shutdown

Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg issued a three-step COVID-19 recovery protocol Friday which keeps the city’s current stay at home order in place. It also extends the closure of city parks.

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