Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Council hopes to end Commandments suit

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Charleston County Council members want to end the lawsuit filed against the county after the Ten Commandments were displayed outside their chambers. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/16/met_236165.shtml
Metro
Sen. Scott builds base across SC in first 8 months

...South Carolina."Scott's allure is built on personality more than record. Five years ago he was on the Charleston County Council, and he spent two years in the U.S. House before Gov. Nikki Haley appointed him to the Senate.He hasn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-08-31/sen-scott-builds-base-across-sc-fir
S.C. Congressman Tim Scott to replace Sen. Jim DeMint

...culminates an amazingly fast rise through South Carolina politics. Just four years ago, Scott was chairman of the Charleston County Council. In 2008, he became the first black Republican in the South Carolina Legislature in more than a century, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-12-17/sc-congressman-tim-scott
Haley says DeMint's replacement in Senate must be a fighter

...terms in Congress. Gowdy was formerly a solicitor. Before a single term in the state House, Scott was the Charleston County Council chairman. McMaster was the state GOP chairman before voters elected him attorney general.Though Jenny Sanford...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-12/haley-says-demints-replacemen
Haley sets timeline of special election for Scott's former seat

...bid for the 1st District congressional seat in a 2010 runoff with Scott. He and Scott had served together on Charleston County Council before Scott was elected to the state House in 2008.The 1st congressional district - redrawn last year during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-01-02/haley-sets-timeline-special-electio
The right choice

...Southern University, Scott ran an insurance agency and part-owned a real-estate company and served on the Charleston County Council and in the state legislature before going to Congress in 2010."Governor Haley has made a great choice for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-12-18/right-choice
Across South Carolina

...must close at 2 a.m. The sheriff's department said officers will begin enforcing the times this weekend. Charleston County Council passed its ordinance after Charleston won a court fight with city bars over the 2 a.m. closing time. Council...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/06/met_368069.shtml
Metro
State Supreme Court halts new county sales tax

...narrowly approved by county voters last November. // The plaintiffs claim the tax passed because of the wording Charleston County Council members put on the ballot and because of fliers distributed by county employees at polling places without council...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/09/met_475413.shtml
Metro
Chellis replaces Ravenel

...who finished second in last June's Republican primary for the position, received 24 votes. Republican Charleston County Council Chairman Tim Scott, endorsed for the position earlier this week by Gov. Mark Sanford, was not nominated by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/04/met_138418.shtml
Metro
Officials debate parkway extension

...path has not been set. "Whoever the culprit was that drew that line should have to get out his eraser," Charleston County Council Chairman Barrett Lawrimore said. "There's a lot of talk, but it's not a key road as far as we're concerned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/23/met_426174.shtml
Metro