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3:32 am on Thursday December 3, 2009

Economist predicts strong economic rebound in Lowcountry's near future

Image by Flickr user Steve WamplerUniversity of South Carolina Economist Doug Woodward has great hope that the Lowcountry's economy will skyrocket into the top 10 growing economies in the United States by 2010. How? Easy, Boeing and tourists. The...
1:02 pm on Tuesday November 24, 2009

Lowcountry high school exit exam scores take a dive

After three consecutive years of steady gain, Lowcountry students' high school exit exam scores have slipped. Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester 2 and 4 school districts all saw lower first-time pass rates than last year. The article states that...