Summerville councilmembers terminate town administrator’s contract

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCSC) - The Summerville Town Council has voted to terminate the contract of the town administrator. Summerville town administrator Rebecca Vance will no longer serve in the role. A press release from the Town of Summerville says the termination is effective immediately, without cause. The release says the...
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Mount Pleasant,

Strong storms in Lowcountry Saturday afternoon

MT. PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) — Strong storms are expected to impact portions of the Tri-County area this afternoon. The storms are expected to bring heavy rain and gusts with them. Charleston, Mt. Pleasant, Holly Hill, Moncks Corner and Cross are expected to be impacted by the storms.
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Here’s the cheapest gas in Kingstree Saturday

(KINGSTREE, SC) Gas prices vary across in the Kingstree area, but if you’re willing to head for the cheapest station, you could be saving up to $0.21 per gallon. Exxon at 6945 Us Hwy 521 was the cheapest station in the area, according to a survey by GasBuddy, with regular listed at $2.88 per gallon Wednesday. By comparison, the most expensive gallon was at Shell at 619 N Longstreet St, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.09.
Berkeley County,

Water shut off in Sangaree area Saturday

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) — Berkeley County Water & Sanitation will shut off water in the Sangaree area Saturday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Schools and residential areas will be affected. The county said they have informed customers who will lose water today. The shut off is in relation to...
Berkeley County,

Juneteenth festivals held across Lowcountry Saturday

MT. PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) — Juneteenth, the celebration of freedom from enslavement, will be honored at several big events across the Lowcountry Saturday. June 19, sometimes called Freedom Day or Jubilee Day, became the newest federal holiday on Thursday. The day was created in 1865 by newly freed Black men and women in Texas, after they were informed of the Emancipation Proclamation, passed two years earlier. It grew into a day of celebration nationwide, becoming a federally recognized holiday in 2021.
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Here's how Georgia, the Lowcountry celebrated Juneteenth

Juneteenth celebrations took place all across Georgia and the Lowcountry on Saturday. Juneteenth commemorates the emancipation of enslaved people in the United States. Earlier this week, President Joe Biden signed a bill making June 19 a federal holiday. On Hilton Head Island, people attended the seventh annual Juneteenth celebration at...
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Weather Forecast For Kingstree

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Kingstree: Saturday, June 19: Partly sunny during the day; while mostly cloudy then chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Sunday, June 20: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely; Monday, June 21: Chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while chance of