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5:02 am on Sunday July 6, 2014

Charleston's mayor as the most beloved politician in America?

Frank Bruni on how so many adore Joe Riley.
12:53 pm on Monday April 21, 2014

John Tecklenburg announces mayoral candidacy

Charleston businessman John Tecklenburg announced today that he will run in Charleston’s upcoming mayoral race.
7:15 pm on Tuesday November 6, 2012

Incumbent Beaufort City Council members, mayor reelected

Beaufort City Council member Mike McFee and George O'Kelley Jr. were both reelected Tuesday. Newcomer Pete Palmer trailed by 4% points with 28% of the vote. Beaufort Mayor Billy Keyserling's seat was uncontested. Mike McFee (NON)   38.81% 1,937...
4:26 am on Thursday August 16, 2012

Mayor Keyserling running unopposed, only one challenger for Beaufort City Council seats

TheDigitel Keyserling chats on camera during the grand opening of the new Beaufort City Hall in December 2010. Announced in June, the window to file to run to be Beaufort's mayor or for one of two spots on city council has closed, and the field has...
6:47 am on Tuesday June 26, 2012

Chance to file for Beaufort council, mayor seats coming up

TheDigitel Now's your chance to earn a spot on the council. Update: The filing period drew only one challenger. On November 6, voters will head to the polls to elect a new president, local voters will also have the chance to elect Beaufort's mayor...
7:36 am on Monday April 2, 2012

Save the date for Children's Museum FREE Fam Jam event!

The Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry along with Lucey Mortgage Corporation, News 2 WCBD and Y102.5 invite all children and families of the Lowcountry to the first ever FREE Fam Jam Festival on Saturday, April 21st from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at...
5:51 am on Friday March 30, 2012

Earth, Wind and Fire join North Charleston’s 40th Anniversary celebration (Tickets on sale today)

Image by ProvdedUpdate March 30: Read to go your funk on? Tickets to the June 26th Earth, Wind and Fire show go on sale today at 10 a.m. Here's a link to Ticketmaster, and posted below, a little something for your Friday:   First reporting: North...
5:51 am on Tuesday March 27, 2012

New initiative challenges Charleston to 'Lighten Up' and lose 100,000 pounds

Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr., committee Co-Chairmen Dr. Marcus Newberry and Dr. Patrick O’Neil and members of the community steering committee are challenging the Charleston community to lose a combined 100,000 pounds in an effort to fight obesity....
12:30 am on Monday January 9, 2012

Mayor Keyserling calls for a community infusion to fix education woes

Flickr user andylangager In the wake of many headlines about local school funding, closure, and the running of schools in our community, Beaufort Mayor Billy Keyserling has strayed in the fray to help focus attention on the community's role in...
3:16 am on Wednesday November 2, 2011

Profiling the five candidates for Mayor of Charleston

Image by Flickr user chrismar Charleston City Hall.Update November 2: If you're still searching for more information on the candidates, NBC News 2 hosted a video debate that you can watch online. Tune in over here, and you can get synced up with...