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Southeastern Wildlife Expo returns to Downtown Charleston Friday
The Southeastern Wildlife Exposition (SEWE) kicks off today for a three-day celebration of wildlife and nature.
Published February 14, 2020 at 4:27 AM
Construction continuing on new sports stadium in N. Charleston
Walls are already up for the press-box, visitor bleachers, and field houses.
Published February 13, 2020 at 7:06 AM
I-526 Lowcountry Corridor Project plans moving forward
The I-526 Lowcountry Corridor Project is a major project working to relieve traffic congestion and improve the safety of the interstate running through Charleston.
Published February 13, 2020 at 6:46 AM
New affordable workforce housing coming to Mount Pleasant
People hoping to live there must meet the Housing and Urban Development workforce standards with yearly income between $40,000 to $62,000.
Published February 11, 2020 at 8:21 AM
New program helps Lowcountry students remember Holocaust, connect with survivors
The Charleston Jewish Federation has found a new way to help students in the Lowcountry remember the Holocaust and even connect with survivors.
Published February 10, 2020 at 5:46 AM
Wear Red Day raising awareness for women’s heart disease across Lowcountry
On Friday, people across the country are wearing red to raise awareness for women’s heart health.
Published February 7, 2020 at 8:25 AM
Mixed use multi-family development coming to peninsula south of Ravenel Bridge
The Morrison Yard development is expected to be located on the peninsula just south of the Ravenel Bridge off-ramp.
Published February 6, 2020 at 8:04 AM
Charleston County Parks working to improve accessibility for people with disabilities
The Charleston County Park And Recreation Commission is working to improve the accessibility of all of its parks, facilities, and programs for people with disabilities.
Published February 5, 2020 at 6:38 AM
Kiawah officials looking to study housing market on island
Kiawah Island is looking to build a better future and the town is considering an investment that could be the first step.
Published February 4, 2020 at 8:33 AM
Bear Island Road extension inching closer to completion in Summerville
Construction is about halfway complete on a road extension that will relieve traffic at one of the busiest traffic areas in Summerville.
Published January 31, 2020 at 8:21 AM
Isle of Palms looking into renovations at city marina
The Isle of Palms Marina may soon be getting a makeover.
Published January 30, 2020 at 5:52 AM
Glenn McConnell Pkwy widening project moves into public comment phase
The plan would widen part of Glenn McConnell from four lanes to six lanes.
Published January 29, 2020 at 8:31 AM
Seabrook Island officials seeking solutions for aggressive turkeys
The town of Seabrook Island will be discussing matters concerning aggressive turkeys on the island as well as short-term rental complaints at its Town Council meeting Tuesday.
Published January 28, 2020 at 8:12 AM
Relief drive underway in N. Charleston to help Puerto Rico earthquake victims
The city of North Charleston is teaming up with a Charleston woman who grew up in Puerto Rico to help those affected by the earthquakes there.
Published January 27, 2020 at 6:28 AM
40th Annual Charleston Boat Show kicks off Friday
The 40th annual Charleston Boat Show is back in town and will run from noon on Friday through 5 p.m. on Sunday.
Published January 24, 2020 at 7:54 AM
Public raises questions over flood relief plan in Georgetown
The City of Georgetown approved a new Storm Water Management Plan in December.
Published January 23, 2020 at 8:13 AM
DD2 offering active shooter survival training to community
Dorchester School District Two wants to help parents and students stay safe in the face of an active threat.
Published January 22, 2020 at 8:24 AM
Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office requesting new body cameras
The Dorchester County Sheriff's Office is requesting more than $1 Million to spend on updating some of their equipment.
Published January 21, 2020 at 6:35 AM
North Charleston church honors Dr. King at annual breakfast
The Royal Missionary Baptist Church in North Charleston hosted its fifth annual MLK breakfast Monday, honoring the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
Published January 20, 2020 at 9:18 AM
Lowcountry organizations fighting to end hunger
Park Circle Cares buys food from the Lowcountry Food Bank and then sets it up grocery store style so that people can come and get the food they want.
Published January 17, 2020 at 8:10 AM
Charleston City Council looks to approve official Dutch Dialogues plan
After two years of research, planning and international visits, a more comprehensive plan to fight flooding problems in the city of Charleston will become closer to reality Tuesday.
Published January 14, 2020 at 5:33 AM
Presidential hopeful Michael Bennet visits Charleston
The College of Charleston hosted presidential candidate Sen. Michael Bennet as part of the school’s Bully Pulpit Series Friday.
Published January 10, 2020 at 4:53 PM
Governor announces free virtual doctor visits for state employees
South Carolina state employees with the state health insurance plan can now see a doctor for free.
Published January 9, 2020 at 6:31 PM
Boy wanted for killing mother, 6-year-old brother and shooting father captured in North Carolina
WBTV Web Staff
Faye Swetlik’s body escorted back home, autopsy results expected to be released Tuesday
Deputies: Man charged after firing pellet gun at home, vehicles
Live 5 Web Staff
Bacon and Bourbon event rescheduled for May
SC ranks among highest unemployment for people with disabilities. A Charleston shop breaks that mold.