Category Archives: Government

Dorchester County hurricane recovery exercise June 3

County to practice hurricane recovery operations as part of the annual Emergency Operations Center (EOC) exercise SUMMERVILLE, SC – The Dorchester County Emergency Management Department (EMD) is conducting a hurricane recovery exercise on Wednesday, June 3, 2015. The County Emergency Operations Center (EOC) will be activated throughout the day to exercise hurricane recovery operations including…
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Summers appointed senior assistant state treasurer

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Treasurer Curtis Loftis Jr. has appointed West Summers to serve as Senior Assistant State Treasurer. Summers will oversee Investment Management, which invests more than $14 billion in portfolios and cash, the Local Government Investment Pool, and various financial assets for the State. Summers joins the Treasurer’s Office after more than…
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Community forums to discuss new senior center in West Ashley

Charleston, S.C.—The City of Charleston and Liollio Architecture are holding two community forums about the new senior center in West Ashley. There will be a brief presentation about the project followed by time for participants to provide feedback on various topics. These events are open to the public.   Tuesday, May 19, 1-3:30 p.m., Bees…
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S.C. State students named interns with Charleston County Aviation Authority

[caption id="attachment_5491" align="alignleft" width="225"] Claudia Thompson[/caption] [caption id="attachment_5492" align="alignleft" width="239"] Temarrick Hemingway[/caption] Two S.C. State students selected for inaugural aviation internship program Two South Carolina State students have been selected as the first to participate in the Charleston County Aviation Authority’s internship program. Temarrick Hemingway of Loris, S.C., and Claudia Thompson of Woodstock, Ga., were…
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