One year since its inception, the First Step Program in Mount Pleasant is saving lives.It’s the first in the state to put Narcan in the hands of the community and approach the opioid epidemic with a unique and multi-faceted community response.
An initiative to fight the opioid epidemic at the Mount Pleasant Police Department has been expanded to other parts of the Lowcountry.The North Charleston Police Department has adopted the Paths to Recovery.
The Coastal Conservation League has joined several other environmental groups to file a federal lawsuit against the Trump administration’s head of the US Environmental Protection Agency and the US Army Corps of Engineers.
Google’s data center in Berkeley County has been given the go ahead to use millions of gallons of groundwater to cool its servers, a decision environmental groups and others argue could damage one of the region’s limited sources of groundwater.
Investigators with the FBI want DNA evidence from two men facing federal charges for armed robberies that spanned from North Carolina to the South Carolina Lowcountry. In a search warrant application filed this week in federal court, investigators detailed why they wanted DNA from two suspects con
It’s been more than three weeks since Hurricane Dorian impacted the Lowcountry, and officials say it could take at least another month for some areas to be cleared of the damaged trees and limbs left behind by the storm.
Mark Sanford, a former governor and congressman for South Carolina, is the third Republican to challenge President Donald Trump for the party’s presidential nomination. However, many consider his campaign a longshot as GOP committees in several states forgo 2020 primaries.
As Hurricane Dorian approaches, Crosstowne Church members have prepared, yet again, for potential flood damage at their house of worship off Bees Ferry Road. But all may not be lost. Leaders hope to learn from the storm’s impacts in the Church Creek basin.“For us it will be number four but for the
Months after the state rolled out its new, centralized child support system in the Lowcountry, some parents are complaining about issues with their payments. South Carolina’s new child support system has battled delays for decades but is finally operational statewide. The Palmetto State is the las
One state senator believes there needs to be a law that covers threats against all public buildings and spaces, including churches and public parks.The broader approach of S.276 would give law enforcement more authority over those who threaten violence.
The next time Berkeley County students miss school because of the weather, they may not have to attend class to make it up. The Berkeley County School district has been selected to pilot the state’s eLearning program.
Just days before a Berkeley County teacher was out of a job and accused of being drunk at a high school, the district’s board approved a contract for more than $100,000 to randomly test its employees for drugs and alcohol.