Category Archives: Government

Thomas elected chairman of Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission

[CHARLESTON COUNTY] – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) recently changed leadership with the election of a new commission chair, former Vice Chair Andy Thomas. Other changes in the commission include the election of former Secretary-Treasurer Teddy Manos to vice chair, and of Commissioner Collin Bruner to secretary-treasurer. Tom O’Rourke is CCPRC’s executive…
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USC President Harris Pastides elected board chairman of S.C. Sea Grant Consortium

[caption id="attachment_21480" align="alignleft" width="224"] Dr. Harris Pastides, photo courtesy of University of South Carolina[/caption] University of South Carolina President Harris Pastides has been elected chair of S.C. Sea Grant Consortium’s Board of Directors. Pastides began his one-year term on January 1, 2017. “I am delighted to have this opportunity to work with Executive Director Rick…
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FEMA-certified advanced ICS training Jan. 16-20

SC Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association Low Country chapter, together with SRC Charleston and Jaxon Mattison Consulting, is offering FEMA Certified Advanced ICS Training 300/400 Level to all Law Enforcement, Fire, EMS and Active Duty/Reserve/Veteran Military personnel at no charge for those with the appropriate prerequisites. Dates are January 16 - 20, 9:00AM -…
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Berkeley County school board members recognized by state group

(COLUMBIA)- Current Berkeley County School District Board Chair Sally Wofford and former Board members Jim Hayes and Julius Barnes earned recognition by the South Carolina School Boards Association (SCSBA) for achievement in the association’s 2015–2016 Boardmanship Institute. The SCSBA Boardmanship Institute, established in 1982, offers a year-round training curriculum to help board members develop skills…
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