back to homepage

* Feature This!

Sojourn Coffee hosts inaugural Cars and Coffee event

Hundreds of car admirers assembled at the Old Towne Center on Old Towne Road in West Ashley Sunday morning for the inaugural Cars and Coffee event. The event was sponsored

Read More

Ben Carson takes a different approach to public housing

Dr. Ben Carson is taking a different approach to public housing than his predecessors at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). He wants to use his department

Read More

NoRedInk student on-line writing program includes value statements

A Charleston County middle school parent alerted Lowcountry Source about an on-line student grammar and writing program being used called NoRedInk. The free software, provided by Google Chrome, includes value

Read More

Washington vows to preserve Charleston’s suburbs

Speaking at a neighborhood town hall Monday, Charleston Mayoral candidate Maurice Washington vowed to preserve Charleston’s suburbs in West Ashley, James Island and John’s Island. He said, “We’re not going

Read More

Sojourn Coffee hosts blood drive Saturday

Sojourn Coffee, located at 1664 Old Towne Road (adjacent to T-Bonz), is hosting a blood drive Saturday from 10 am to 3 pm with The Blood Connection. All blood donors

Read More

WestEdge developer wants to fill in wetlands on the peninsula

State Representative Wendell Gilliard (D-West Ashley) convened a special meeting with regulatory officials Thursday at North Charleston City Hall to discuss a permit application to fill about four acres of

Read More

School board letter discourages free speech among board members

Lowcountry Source has obtained a letter sent by Charleston School Board Chairman Eric Mack to the other eight board members advising them to not express their individual views about the

Read More

Project Cool Breeze distributing AC units at West Ashley Lowe’s Wednesday

State Representative Wendell Gilliard (D-West Ashley) announced that Project Cool Breeze is distributing 100 air-conditioning units from 4 to 6 pm Wednesday at the West Ashley Lowe’s store, 3125 Glenn

Read More

Transatlantic sailboat race to punctuate Charleston’s 350th anniversary

The 60th annual Transatlantic solo sailboat race, known as Transat, will conclude in Charleston in May 2020. It will be a major event in Charleston’s 350th anniversary celebration. The event

Read More

Business Expo set for The Schoolhouse July 25

The West Ashley Area Chamber (WAAC) is sponsoring its bi-annual Business Expo After Hours Thursday, July 25 from 4:30 to 7:30 pm at The Schoolhouse, 720 Magnolia Road. The event

Read More