The Charleston area’s recycling program faces serious issues, from not having a place to process recycled materials to finding a buyer for the materials, which means that most of the well-intentioned recycling ends up in a landfill anyway. Source: P&C

If you don’t floss, beware. Studies cited by dental experts in S.C. found that a common oral bacteria is linked to colon cancer and other maladies. Source: P&C

S.C. Department of Motor Vehicles has been selling customer data (like license numbers, addresses, phone numbers, crash reports, etc.) and giving the proceeds back to the Department of Transportation to fund road projects. Source: Live 5

Charleston Southern University opened a new dorm – the first in 33 years for the North Charleston school. Source: ABC News 4