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2:24 am on Monday January 9, 2012

Charleston Mayor Joe Riley, six council members sworn in (updated with speech, video)

Image by Chrys RynearsonUpdate January 10: More than 600 people gathered outside of city hall yesterday to witness the 10th consecutive (and final) swearing in of Charleston's Mayor Joseph P. Riley. During his speech, Riley promised the next four...
1:56 am on Monday July 11, 2011

Doug Henderson has a full plate as Beaufort County's new treasurer

Flickr user Aunt Owwee Update July 11: The Island Packet has followed up with a column about the prickly situation Doug Henderson is walking into as the county's new treasurer. If you're surprised to learn that the treasury of the county has been...
3:23 pm on Monday January 3, 2011

Beaufort County Council swearing in returning members (update: Newton re-elected)

Update, evening: Bluffton Today is reporting that Weston Newton has been re-elected as chair and Paul Sommerville as vice chair. Read the paper's report on the meeting and talk of preparation for redistricting over here. First reporting: The seven...
8:00 am on Friday August 20, 2010

New James Island mayor Woolsey sworn in, old mayor Clark pouts

Image by Woolsey for MayorJames Island's newly elected mayor, Bill Woolsey, was sworn in yesterday in front of a standing-room only crowd in Town Hall. The swearing in ceremony, originally scheduled for August 31st, got pushed up because "someone"...
6:00 am on Wednesday December 31, 2008

Democrat Anne Peterson Hutto sworn in Tuesday

Update December 31: Hutto has been sworn in. Catch a small write-up and photo gallery over at Jones on Politics. The Post and Courier has a story, too. But they've got no pictures. First reporting: Despite the possibility of a revote being called by...
3:05 pm on Wednesday November 5, 2008

Ceremony to swear in new Charleston fire chief

The City of Charleston will hold a ceremony to swear in the city's new fire chief, Thomas W. Carr, Jr. Details from the e-mailed press release: The Swearing-In Ceremony for Thomas W. Carr, Jr. as Chief of the Charleston Fire Department [will be held...