Tri-County News (Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester)

Charleston County Aviation Authority Donates to My Sister’s House

September 18, Charleston County Aviation Authority employees presented donations collected during its “CCAA Cares” initiative to My Sister’s House. CCAA Cares is a program designed by employees to show their support to different non-profit groups within the community by participating in fundraising events lead by the Administration Team. Airport CEO and executive director Paul Campbell…

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CCPL Continues Seeking Community Input on New St. Paul’s Hollywood Library Programs, Events and Creative Studio

  Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) want more community input! CCPL hosted a Community Forum on Sept. 17 to collect input and opinions from community members about potential programs/events and makerspace equipment for the new St. Paul’s Hollywood Library. If community members were unable to make it to the event, there is still time to…

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Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry to Host “A Night in the Emerald City Gala”

The Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry (CML) have announced “A Night in the Emerald City Gala” to be held on September 28, 2019 at The Dewberry in downtown Charleston. Money raised by the gala will fund CML’s Early Education Access Fund, which provides low-income children and families affordable access to the museum’s high-quality programming and experiences. “With…

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Adventure at Sea: A Unique Study Abroad Opportunity

By Dan Dickison Not too many students get to spend a full semester studying abroad. And fewer yet get to spend that time visiting eight different nations or territories while taking a full load of courses with a curriculum expressly based on those destinations. But that’s what 16 students at the College of Charleston will…

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Successful Teacher Residency Program finishes out third year

The Charleston County School District (CCSD) Summer Teacher Residency Program completed its third year; over 40 induction level teachers have completed the program. The success of the program has been overwhelming. Last year, the Teacher Residency Program was named a finalist for the Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorks SC Award. CCSD’s Summer Teacher Residency Program…

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Looking back: East Cooper Community Outreach remembers Hurricane Hugo and its origin

The Lowcountry is approaching the 30th  anniversary of Hurricane Hugo’s landfall in Charleston. East Cooper Community Outreach (ECCO), a four-star rated Charity Navigator nonprofit, is reflecting on its origins during the peak of hurricane season. September 21-22, 2019 is the 30th anniversary of Hurricane Hugo, one of the most devastating storms to hit the South Carolina coast. Hugo was…

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Stratford vs Goose Creek Included in 2019 Great American Rivalry Series

The Great American Rivalry Series®, now in its 16th year, shines the spotlight on top high school football rivalries across the nation. Since 2004, the Series has covered 859 elite high school football rivalry games across 44 states, highlighting exceptional athletes, hometown pride and decades of competition. In an exciting partnership with ScoreStream, the Great…

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