Category Archives: Government

Wando Mount Pleasant Library Now Open to the Public

CHARLESTON, SC – Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) officially opened the Wando Mount Pleasant Library, located at 1400 Carolina Park Boulevard in Mount Pleasant, during a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, June 10. "We are thrilled with this example of library innovation and accessibility for all of Charleston County’s residents,” said CCPL Executive Director Angela…
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U.S. Attorney’s Office Concludes 28th Annual Seminar Series on School Safety

United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced that the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of South Carolina has wrapped up its 28th Annual Safe Schools Seminars Series. The Safe Schools Seminars bring together law enforcement and school personnel charged with protecting children—such as superintendents, administrators, counselors, school resource officers, nurses, and social workers—to discuss…
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CCPL Debuts New Library Card Designs

Three new library card designs, including the winning design from Charleston County Public Library's first library card design contest, were revealed during the June 10 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Wando Mount Pleasant Library. The library card design contest encouraged library lovers age 18 and older to submit an original design for consideration by Jan. 31.…
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Cunningham Introduces Bill Creating a Coast Guard JROTC Program at Lucy Beckham High School in Mt. Pleasant

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Joe Cunningham introduced legislation authorizing a Coast Guard Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC) program at Mt. Pleasant’s Lucy Beckham High School, which will open next fall. Majority Whip Clyburn was an original cosponsor of the legislation. The Coast Guard can only establish new JROTC programs through authorization from Congress,…
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