Monthly Archives for January 2014

In one of his toughest years as a basketball coach, WAHS Ronnie Dupre is on the verge of a landmark victory.

Countdown to 500

Sitting on 498 wins, West Ashley High School boy’s...Read More



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Avondale Restaurant Week Returns

If you didn’t get enough discounted meals...Read More



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Coffee With a Cop

The Charleston Police Department will host an informal...Read More



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Looking For the Best of the West

West Of, West Ashley’s weekly community newspaper,...Read More



Brandon Fields shoots a free throw in overtime against Goose Creek

Wildcats Fall in Double OT Thriller

West Ashley High School came into last Friday’s...Read More



(Photograph courtesy of the Margaretta Childs Archives at Historic Charleston Foundation)
Photo: According to the Historic Charleston Foundation this photograph (ca 1898-1912) was taken by Franklin Frost Sams and has been “identified as St. Andrews Parish Cycling and Club House; originally entitled Club House at St.Andrews” Two women are relaxing on the porch. Notice the bicycles by the front porch. Thanks to Karen Emmons of the Historic Charleston Foundation for reaching out to me after reading the previous West Ashley Flashback on cycling in St. Andrew’s in the late nineteenth century.

West Ashley One-Liners

“Perspective”, “Bits and Pieces”, “Questions”...Read More



Forester says she finds inspiration all around her, especially because we live in an area with so much natural beauty.

Beyond Bar Art

Not only was Oak Barrel Tavern just named one of...Read More