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CCSD HR chief still on the job despite blunder in pedophile case

A recent investigative report by Live 5 News reporter Carter Coyle revealed that former Charleston County School District (CCSD) employee Marvin Gethers was flagged by the district’s Information Technology (IT)

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Senn chosen to chair flooding prevention task force

State Senator Sandy Senn has been chosen to chair the Countywide Intergovernmental Flooding Prevention Taskforce Committee. The announcement was made Wednesday by Representative Peter McCoy, who chairs the Charleston County

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Hartnett plans to modernize Register of Deeds office

Charleston-area realtor and Republican nominee for Charleston County Register of Deeds (formerly know as Register of Mesne Conveyance or RMC) Tom Hartnett decided to run for the office to modernize

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Funding secured for Hickory Farms drainage improvements

Charleston City Council passed a measure last week to spend $482,000 on drainage improvements in the flood-prone Hickory Farms subdivision in West Ashley. It is the first drainage improvement among

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Charleston plans for 350 year anniversary celebration

Charleston is planning for a celebration of its 350th anniversary. Councilman Peter Shahid is chairing the Charleston 350 Celebration Commission, which is holding a reception Thursday, August 30 at 5:30

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Senn confident about 526 completion

State Senator Sandy Senn, whose district includes most of West Ashley and James Island, told the West Ashley/James Island Business Association (WAJIBA) Wednesday that she is confident that the long-awaited

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Arrington to hold weekly drainage roundtables

First Congressional District candidate Katie Arrington announced Tuesday that she will hold drainage roundtables every Thursday from August 30 to the week before the November 6 election. Standing in the

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Legislators promote medical marijuana bill

Three state legislators addressed the East Cooper Republican Club Monday about the future of the South Carolina Compassionate Care Act, legislation which would allow South Carolina doctors to prescribe marijuana

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East Light Academy still accepting students

East Light Academy opened its doors for the first time Monday. The Lowcountry’s first Mandarin infusion school began its school year with three pre-kindergarten classes, two kindergarten classes, one 1st

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Charleston GOP celebrates 38 years of Congressional leadership

The Charleston County Republican Republican Party and its cohorts in Berkeley and Dorchester counties celebrated 38 years of Republican leadership in South Carolina’s 1st Congressional District at a banquet Thursday

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