2017 Westie Awards

February 23, 2017

West Of started The Westie Awards in 2010, highlighting 25 people who we felt had the most positive impact on West Ashley during the...Read More

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If You Need a Jerk, Call The Turk

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Being Proud to be Southern Ain’t Going Away Anytime Soon

Back in 2009, an Australian friend’s son wanted to learn about the South. He visited in Charleston for a few days. Then we piled into an...Read More

Trump Hails Boeing Workers

President Donald Trump addressed a standing-room-only crowd of 6000 recently at the Boeing plant in North Charleston. The occasion was the...Read More