June 21, 2016

Tax Referendum: Your Input Is Needed

As I mentioned before, Charleston County is at a crossroads. With little funding from our state, we need funds to work on our existing roads such as Dorchester Road, Glenn McConnell Parkway, Folly Road and JI Connector, Savannah Highway, Hwy 17 and Main Road, Rural Roads, Hwy 78 and Hwy 41. Only a few days left for your voice to …

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June 21, 2016

Why Charleston County Roads & Interstates Are Crucial to SC

Recently, the SC Ports Authority started using a new gate entry system – until Monday, they had not ran at full capacity. This caused backups and stress on our roadways specifically I-526E at Long Point Road – and yes, a lot of traffic. They are working out the kinks daily so please have patience. As most of are aware, quality highways, roads …

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June 17, 2016

One Year Later – The Emanuel 9

June 17, 2016 Statement from Elliott Summey Chairman, Charleston County Council  Re: Emanuel Nine One Year Later June 17, 2015 was a night that changed Charleston’s history and landscape forever. Although it started as a normal weekday for most of us as we tended to our families, late meetings and  dinner, it became anything but normal. While at a local …

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June 17, 2016

Remember Always ~ Emanuel Nine

Let’s celebrate these wonderful lives.  Although they’re gone, they’re never forgotten. Sending prayers to their families and all of the Lowcountry. Cynthia Marie Graham Hurd (54) – Bible study member and manager for the Charleston County Public Library system; sister of Malcolm Graham. Susie Jackson (87) – a Bible study and church choir member. Ethel Lee Lance (70) – the …

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June 16, 2016

Events to Honor the Emanuel Nine

Thanks to the Charleston City Paper for this extensive list of the events honoring the Emanuel Nine. I appreciate their hard work compiling all this information. This will be a somber time on Friday for our entire community and we will say a prayer for all those who were affected by this tragedy.  We also have been praying hard for all …

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