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Hurricane season in upon us

Atlantic hurricane season officially begins today. While the peak months for hurricanes are August and September, June is a great time to develop your plans for a storm which may

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New C.E. Williams building dedicated

A dedication ceremony for the C.E. Williams Middle School was held Thursday at its new home next to West Ashley High School and the upcoming Bees Ferry West Ashley Library.

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Hundreds view SC 7 and SC 171 intersection designs

Hundreds of West Ashley residents showed up at First Christian Church Wednesday to view the second round of designs for the improvement of the SC 7 and SC 171 intersection

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The life of Frederick Douglass chronicled on Charleston stage

A play about the life of the life of noted black Republican Frederick Douglass makes has its first of four stagings Thursday at 7:30 pm at the Circular Congregational Church,

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Memorial Day origin – decorating veterans’ graves

As Americans celebrate Memorial Day with family and friends, many are not aware of the holiday’s origin or what it represents. At the conclusion of the Civil War or War

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SC 7 and SC 171 intersection feedback resumes Wednesday

The next round of feedback on proposed SC 7 and SC 171 intersection improvements will resume Wednesday from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at First Christian Church on Orange Grove Road.

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West Ashley rejects proposal to consolidate middle schools

After three public meetings to provide feedback on six “mission critical action items” proposed for West Ashley schools by Charleston County School District (CCSD), participants rejected the proposal to combine

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West Ashley schools committee to reveal priorities Wednesday

The West Ashley schools Mission Critical Action (MCA) team will announce the priorities it will recommend to the Charleston County School Board at a community meeting Wednesday from 6:30 to

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Public comment sought on Main Road overpass

Hundreds turned out Monday at St. Johns High School to see the seven design options for the $195 million Main Road overpass project to reduce traffic between West Ashley and

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Emphasis on testing makes parents uneasy

Stacey Hayes is a parent of three students who attend the Montessori Community School of Charleston. Montessori Community School is a partial magnet school in the Charleston County School District

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