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Stories by John Steinberger

Church Creek park proposal put on hold

A subcommittee of the Charleston County Greenbelt Advisory Board recommended against a $3.1 million grant proposal by St. Andrews Parks and Playground Commission to build a four acre park at

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Charter schools growing in popularity with West Ashley parents

Charleston County School District (CCSD) ended its school choice application period Friday, and parents in West Ashley showed an increased interest in charter schools. Charter schools are public schools with

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West Ashley insurer receives VFW Americanism award

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 3137 Auxiliary presented its Americanism award to Windy Plank State Farm in West Ashley Thursday. The award is given to a business that

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Overflow Charleston crowd greets Trump ahead of Democrat primary

An overflow crowd is gathering at the North Charleston Coliseum Friday night to hear President Donald Trump, one day ahead of the South Carolina Democratic Presidential primary. About 14,000 will

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Armstrong Williams delivers self-reliance message in Charleston

Conservative commentator and media entrepreneur Armstrong Williams was the keynote speaker at the Charleston County Republican Party’s third annual Black History Month Banquet Friday. Williams delivered a message about self-reliance

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Trump supporters to have presence at Charleston Democrat Debate

Supporters of President Donald Trump will make their presence felt at the Charleston Democrat Presidential Debate being held Tuesday at The Gaillard Center, 33 Alexander Street. The debate will be

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Q & A sessions set for West Ashley middle school merger

In January, the Charleston County School Board voted to locate all 1250 students from the existing C.E. Williams Middle School and West Ashley Middle School at the new C.E. Williams

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Single member school board districts would improve accountability

Legislation is being considered in the South Carolina Senate to change the election election method for Charleston County consolidated school board members from at-large (elected countywide) to single-member districts, aligned

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Windy Plank State Farm joins West Ashley Chamber

Windy Plank State Farm officially joined the West Ashley Area Chamber (WAAC) Tuesday in a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The full-service insurance agency is located at 1715 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard in West

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West Ashley Circle Harris Teeter opens Wednesday

The grand opening for the West Ashley Circle Harris Teeter is set for Wednesday at 8 am. The 53,000 square foot grocery store is located across Bees Ferry Road from

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