Storms roar past homes

The St. John's Fire Department and local residents work to clear an oak tree from Maybank Highway on Wadmalaw Island after a possible tornado passed through Sunday.

Mic Smith

The North Charleston SPEED team issued citations and summonses to nine bars and convenience stores on Rivers Avenue, University Boulevard and Ashley Phosphate Road on Friday for selling beer to a person under age 21, according to police reports.

The team used under-age informants at El Lagunero, Las Palmas, Li'l Cricket, Golden River Night Club, two Kangaroo stores, North Park Grill, Hess Express and RaceWay, the reports said.