UPDATE: Dorchester District 2 will be closed Thursday and Friday due to road closures and hazardous driving conditions that still exist. Emergency Management is also predicting additional flooding is possible, a post on Summerville’s High School Facebook page states. All staff except for bus drivers and adult support personnel should report to their job sites on Thursday and Friday from 9:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. for a teacher/staff work day.

Cook and customers find salvation at Jubilee Cafe

‘This is the Southwest,” Norma Garcia explains, methodically assembling a salad that Jubilee Market Cafe in North Charleston prices at $5. Garcia, who’s in charge of the tiny restaurant’s kitchen, is a blunt and boxy 42-year-old woman; she dresses for work in a bright...

Rising to flood’s challenge

Catastrophic rainstorms like this one happen only every thousand years, climate and weather experts explained as unprecedented flooding forced people out of their homes, closed roads and submerged stalled vehicles. One can only hope that assessment holds true.