Tri-County News (Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester)

Leonitta L. Turner Named Charleston County Aviation Authority Director of Human Resources

Leonitta L. Turner has been named Director of Human Resources for the Charleston County Aviation Authority. In this role, Turner will plan, direct, and coordinate a comprehensive human resources management program for CCAA employees. Leonitta “Nitta”, a 19-year Human Resource Executive, will also be responsible for HR strategic planning, health & safety, recruitment and selection,…

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Teddy Bear Picnic Returns to Hampton Park March 1

The annual Teddy Bear Picnic has become a must-do activity for families across the Charleston area. It’s a way for parents and children to unplug, have fun and connect in one of Charleston’s iconic parks.  This year, the Charleston Parks Conservancy will host the 11th Teddy Bear Picnic presented by Dominion Energy from 1:30-4 p.m.…

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Tri-County Cradle to Career Collaborative makes staff changes

Tri-County Cradle to Career Collaborative’s (TCCC) staff is growing and changing. LaTisha Vaughn has been promoted to chief operations officer (COO) and Marcus Trinidad has transitioned from working for TCCC as an AmeriCorps VISTA to a permanent full-time position as collective impact project manager. Vaughn previously owned and operated Engineering for Kids Charleston and owned…

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James Lynch named Interim Executive Director of Transportation for CCSD

  Charleston County School District announced that James Lynch has been named Interim Executive Director of Transportation. Executive Director for Transportation, William “Jeff” Scott is retiring at the end of the current school year. In addition to serving in the field of transportation and fleet management, Lynch served in law enforcement for over 20 years…

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Annual Transition Fair set to provide families with help and important information

Charleston County School District (CCSD), Berkeley County School District, Dorchester School District Two, Dorchester School District Four, and the Charleston Collaborative Action Network are sponsoring the 5th Annual Transition Fair. Students, parents, community members, business professionals, and media outlets are welcome and encouraged to attend. This event assists students with all types and levels of disabilities,…

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Lowcountry Hospitality Association to Host the Region’s Largest Hospitality-Only Job Fair

The  Lowcountry Hospitality Association (LHA) is set to host the region’s largest hospitality-only job fair Wednesday, February 26 at the Charleston Area Convention Center. LHA’s mission is to support business interests common to both lodging and foodservice establishments in the tri-county area, including advocacy and workforce development. “We are fortunate to live in one of the most…

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