DAR recognizes veterans

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:20 p.m.

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Behind the Apple – Jenny Cooper UPDATED

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:07 p.m.

Jenny Cooper’s parents say they always knew she was going to be a teacher because she has always loved kids.

Public invited to tree-lighting

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:02 p.m.

The Flowertown Garden Club annual tree lighting will be held at Town Hall on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 6:30 p.m. Join us as we begin the Christmas season and as Mayor Bill Collins turns the Christmas lights on in Hutchinson Square. The Summerville High School Brass Ensemble, under the direction of Leslie Gilreath and Dr. Justin Clark, will be part of the …

Goose Creek tattoo artist reflects on TV experience

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:04 p.m.

Goose Creek resident Emily Elegado was so confident she could win in the show “Ink Master” that she believed the title would have to be changed to …

What’s in a name? Mystery Plant makes impression

USC Herbarium

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:49 a.m.

Argh! Dealing with common names of plants makes me sound like a pirate.

Coastal edges Palmetto Christian UPDATED

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 1:33 p.m.

Palmetto Christian boys basketball opened the 2014-15 season with a 41-40 home loss to Coastal Christian Prep Friday in Mount Pleasant.

Oakbrook Elementary faces lawsuit over church food pantry

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 7:26 a.m.

Oakbrook Elementary students are trying to help out a local church, but a potential lawsuit aims to stop the fundraising efforts.

Early childhood business leadership cohort celebrated

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:46 a.m.

Berkeley and Dorchester County First Steps local legislators and community leaders came together Saturday, Nov. 22, at Cypress Gardens to celebrate …

THS students win at state competition

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:43 a.m.

Two Timberland students were victorious at the S.C. Association for Pupil Transportation competition held Nov. 15 at Westwood High School in Blythewood. 

‘Santa in the Swamp’ to return Dec. 6

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:48 a.m.

Cypress Gardens is inviting everyone to take a break from the holiday rush to enjoy its unique seasonal events in 2014, which are quickly becoming a …

Medal of Honor Bowl to be televised

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:21 p.m.

The second annual Medal of Honor Bowl, scheduled for Jan. 10 at The Citadel’s Johnson Hagood Stadium, will again have top quality players seeking a shot at professional football along with coaches that possess nationally-recognized reputations. This year’s game will also have a national televised audience watching it.

Charleston Listens - reflective listening is an art

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 11:00 a.m.

Special to the Moultrie News

Collins signs with Newberry Wolves

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:14 p.m.

Green Wave grappler Anthony Collins plans to run with a different pack next school year.

Victim in fatal accident identified

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 11:30 a.m.

A man killed in a head-on collision on Old State Road on Monday, Nov. 24, has been identified as Douglas Soles, 36, of Orangeburg, according to Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury.

Getting Ready for Winter

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:03 p.m.

Members of Ridgeville Baptist Church delivered a truck bed full of winter coats to Keri Martin, resource teacher at Clay Hill Elementary. Martin …

Artisan Potter Visit

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:16 p.m.

Lynn Pitt, artisan and potter from Scotland, will be at Antiques and Artisans Village, 619 Trolley Road, on Wednesday between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:09 p.m.

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Center for Birds of Prey announces theme for photography contest

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:38 p.m.

“Through a Bird’s Eye,” the second annual photography contest of the Center for Birds of Prey, continues to emphasize the importance of birds through better understanding of their biology and natural history. Last year’s theme, “Fantastic Feathers,” focused on the importance of plumage and feathers and resulted in 65 unique submissions from around …

Needy families get Thanksgiving dinner thanks to BCSO

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:09 p.m.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office helped make Thanksgiving a little more special for needy families as “Operation Stuffing” came to an end Monday, …

North Charleston gallery to host art exhibit

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:49 a.m.

The City of North Charleston’s Cultural Arts Department is pleased to announce that works by members of the Mount Pleasant Artists Guild will be on exhibit at the North Charleston City Gallery from Dec. 1-31.

Free workshop for aspiring authors

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 1:34 p.m.

Self Publishing 101, an on-going series of free workshops for writers with finished or partially finished manuscripts, will begin Dec. 6 at the Charleston County Public Library Main Branch. The library is located at 68 Calhoun St., and the course will begin promptly at noon.

Coast Guard cutter Hamilton arrives in Charleston

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 2:11 p.m.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The new Coast Guard cutter Hamilton has arrived in Charleston.

Charlamagne remembers his roots with turkey giveaway UPDATED

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 4:53 a.m.

The late, great Beatle, George Harrison, wrote a song during the last years of his life that included the lyric, “If you don’t know where you’re …

December happenings at the Holiday Festival of Lights

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:48 p.m.

Make spirits bright this year at the 25th anniversary of the beloved Holiday Festival of Lights. With an estimated two million shimmering lights, Charleston’s most popular holiday event returns Nov. 14 – Jan. 1 to James Island County Park.

Risk of carbon monoxide poisoning rises in winter

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:48 a.m.

With the onset of winter temperatures the Palmetto Poison Center is issuing a warning about the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning. The risk of poisoning can increase throughout the state as individuals try to remain warm. Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, tasteless toxic gas. It is produced when any fuel such as natural gas, …

Experience Christmas in Charleston, 1860

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 5:00 a.m.

Historic holiday brought to life at the Edmondston-Alston House

A Thanksgiving list

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:28 p.m.

Thanksgiving is tomorrow, and I hope you have much to be grateful for. (Tip: If you have loved ones, shelter and food, you have much to be grateful …

Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center to close for holiday

Monday, November 24, 2014 10:53 a.m.

The Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center, 5821 Hwy 17 North, Awendaw, will be closed Wednesday November 26 through Saturday November 29 during the Thanksgiving holiday. The Center will resume its regular business hours on Wednesday, December 3, 2014.

Wando's Marsh named Player of the Year UPDATED

Monday, November 24, 2014 1:15 p.m.

Wando setter Maggie Marsh was voted Class AAAA Player of the Year by the South Carolina Coaches Association for Women's Sports (SCCAWS).

Scouts hold canned food drive during parade

Monday, November 24, 2014 9:00 a.m.

Cub Scout Pack 470 (Christ Our King-Stella Maris School) collects canned food every year during the Mount Pleasant Christmas Parade. The scouts collect food donations for the needs of the local community. Look for them to be rolling shopping carts down the side of the parade route with the group's float collecting canned and dry goods from …

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On Vacation – South Africa

Wednesday, November 12, 10:35 a.m.

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