The Town of Mount Pleasant's mayor, Will Haynie, together with the Mount Pleasant Culture, Arts & Pride Commission regularly introduces new art works to the Town Hall. At the end of August the Mayor's Music & Art Reception was held and visitors got a chance to meet several of the art…

At Patriots Point visitors can step into the past by taking a walk through the Vietnam Experience exhibit. Designed to immerse a visitor in the sights and sounds of the Vietnam War, it is a place for reflection. for more information about Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum in Mount P…

Wando High School's Class of 2021's 929 graduates received their hard-earned diplomas during three separate ceremonies on June 18 and 19. "You represent the best in American Youth," said Dr. Sherry Eppelsheimer, principal at Wando. "You've come together as Wando Warriors and become a class t…

The Isle of Palms annual Sand Sculpting Contest held June 5 at Front Beach featured all kinds of creative and inventive constructions, from a dog playing the piano to a whale bursting out of the sand. Participants included teams of families and individuals, children and adults. 

Strawberry picking, pie eating and whirling carnival rides, along with two friendly competitions for Miss Berry Princess and Little Mr. John Deere were just a few of the family-friendly activities at this year's Strawberry Festival at Boone Hall Plantation. 

The Charleston County Parks and Recreation Commission hosted a fairy house festival on Jan. 23 at Palmetto Island County Park. The outdoor event had a storytelling tour with the Charleston Public Library, selfie scavenger hunt, food trucks and of course, fairy house building. 

The Lowcountry Blessing Box Project allows those facing food insecurity to take items they need at any time of the day. The boxes are maintained individually and anyone can drop off non-perishable goods and toiletries. 

Claire Teuber retired from Moultrie Middle School after teaching art for almost 30 years. One of her favorite projects to teach was a collaborative portrait where each student worked on a small section and they would not know the final outcome until all of the pieces were put together. 

Ivybrook Academy in Mount Pleasant opened in November and held an open house event over the weekend for prospective parents and children. The preschool's education model focuses on students as individual learners whose gifts and strengths should be valued. 

From peppy game day chants to an energetic hip hop routine and Lady Gaga themed pom dance, the Bishop England High School Pom Squad dancers performed their regional competition routines for an audience of family and friends after the school decided not to attend due to COVID-19.

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The Mount Pleasant Farmer's Market has extended its hours into the holidays. Mount Pleasant residents can shop for local produce and products at Moultrie Middle School from 3-7 p.m. Tuesdays.

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The Town of Mount Pleasant's Special Events staff worked with the Magwood family to organize an event to honor the life of Wayne Magwood on Thursday, Oct. 1.

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The Wando Band held visual marching and movement rehearsal on Tuesday, Sept. 15.