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How Phosphate Helped Save West Ashley

February 5, 2014

Phosphate is an inorganic chemical when used in a geological reference. The rock or ore is mined to produce phosphorus for agriculture. When...Read More



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Twenty-Four Years of The Blues

Despite founder Gary “Shrimp City Slim” Erwin stepping away from running the annual Lowcountry Blues Bash in 2012, the event is still...Read More



A Dry Winter Month

February couldn’t get here soon enough. And, as you may guess from last week’s column, I wasn’t waiting for the Super Bowl. Nor was...Read More



Back In The Day

This is my first column for West Of and I would like to thank those folks for the opportunity. Although I was born across the river at Roper...Read More



Voting Twice For U.S. Senate is Rare

It’s not often that Palmetto State voters can cast ballots for the two U.S. Senate seats in the same election cycle as they will in November. ...Read More



Second Chances

Along the 800-block of DuPont Road off Sam Rittenberg Boulevard, behind the Best Buy, lies a house of second chances.

Charlie Freeman,...Read More



It’s In The Bag

Starting this year, half of the Center for Women’s ‘Brown Bag Lunch Series’ will be held in West Ashley. The programs are educational...Read More