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County moves to eliminate fire tax commission UPDATED

County moves to eliminate fire tax commission
Thursday, September 15, 2016 10:45 a.m.

An ordinance is in the works to eliminate a governing body that makes recommendations on spending of taxpayer money.

Kelly Gabriel named principal of Berkeley Elementary School UPDATED

Kelly Gabriel named principal of Berkeley Elementary School
Thursday, September 15, 2016 12:09 p.m.

Kelly Gabriel has been named the new principal of Berkeley Elementary School located in Moncks Corner, South Carolina. The Berkeley County School …

‘You’re hired:’ Berkeley school opens law enforcement career academy

‘You’re hired:’ Berkeley school opens law enforcement career academy
Thursday, September 15, 2016 3:56 p.m.

As students filed past the county’s top cop, their instructor called a few out, asking one to name all the parts of handcuffs. To another, he …

AR volleyball team hosts Swamp Fox Invitational

AR volleyball team hosts Swamp Fox Invitational
Thursday, September 15, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The Ashley Ridge and Summerville volleyball teams had fast starts at the Swamp Fox Invitational tournament Saturday at AR, but eventually hit a snag. …

Cooper River Bridge Run Fund accepting applications for 2016-2017 grant cycle

Thursday, September 15, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Cooper River Bridge Run Fund of Coastal Community Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2016-2017 grant cycle.

Bethany supports Dorchester Habitat

Bethany supports Dorchester Habitat
Thursday, September 15, 2016 3:30 p.m.

Dorchester Habitat for Humanity thanks Bethany United Methodist Church members for their generous support in helping to build its first Habitat Home …

Green Wave wins round one with Swamp Foxes

Green Wave wins round one with Swamp Foxes
Thursday, September 15, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The Green Wave volleyball team edged out the Swamp Foxes Sept. 8 during a thrilling match at Ashley Ridge.

Elliott inducted into Athletic Hall of Fame

Elliott inducted into Athletic Hall of Fame
Thursday, September 15, 2016 2:01 p.m.

Dr. Greg Elliott was inducted into the Hilton Head High School Athletic Hall of Fame last weekend.

9/11 Silent Walk

Thursday, September 15, 2016 11:37 a.m.

Photos by Tim Doyle/HYPERLINK "http://www.listingphotopro.com" www.ListingPhotoPro.comLowcountry firefighters suited up for this year's 9/11 Silent …

Summerville Fire Department to host first-ever citizens academy

Summerville Fire Department to host first-ever citizens academy
Thursday, September 15, 2016 11:51 a.m.

Interested in learning more about the fire industry and what town firefighters encounter on a daily basis? Apply for Summerville’s inaugural …

Colour of Music Festival showcases performers of African descent

Colour of Music Festival showcases performers of African descent
Thursday, September 15, 2016 1:18 p.m.

Now in its fourth year, the Colour of Music Festival offers a musical kaleidoscope of black classical composers and performers from across the globe …

Wanted

Wanted
Thursday, September 15, 2016 11:50 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Monday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All …

On Vacation - St. Martin

On Vacation - St. Martin
Thursday, September 15, 2016 10:58 a.m.

Wave nearly upsets No. 1

Wave nearly upsets No. 1
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 2:01 p.m.

Summerville lost Friday, but served notice to the rest of the state that it can play with anyone.

German subsidiary planning to invest $7.7 million create 61 new jobs

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 2:30 p.m.

• stoba is establishing production operations in Berkeley County.

Cane Bay High student council attends national conference

Cane Bay High student council attends national conference
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Student council members of Cane Bay High joined hundreds of other student leaders at the 78th annual National Association of Student Councils (NASC) …

House begins review of state tax policy

House begins review of state tax policy

For the Independent

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

On August 30th, the SC House Tax Policy Review Committee held its first meeting. This is not a Standing Committee.

Looking ahead on the referendum

Looking ahead on the referendum
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

With a referendum on Summerville’s form of government definitely on the ballot, both sides of the issue are beginning to coalesce and plan …

CENTRAL to Participate Again in “Hammer Out Cancer”

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

A Moncks Corner retailer is working to raise funds and awareness to fight childhood cancer.

Running (or walking) to end childhood cancer

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Cancer can happen to anybody – parents, grandparents, friends and even pets. This month the nation recognizes September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month – a time to stand up for children battling the disease.

Beach and River Sweep litter cleanup set for Saturday

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 1:26 p.m.

The 28th annual Beach Sweep/River Sweep is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 17 from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. Each year thousands of people volunteer for the sweep, South Carolina’s largest one-day litter cleanup of beaches, marshes and waterways.

Delk: Harristown Full Gospel Holiness Church

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The public is invited to the Harristown Full Gospel Holiness Church, 2217 Harristown Road in St. Stephen for the annual Homecoming Revival Sept. 19-25 at 7:30 p.m. nightly.

PCA’s Stuckey voted Player of the Week; Week 3 nominees UPDATED

PCA’s Stuckey voted Player of the Week; Week 3 nominees
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 9:48 a.m.

Palmetto Christian running back Davon Stuckey was voted the South Atlantic Bank Week 2 East Cooper Player of the Week.

Buist Byars & Taylor adds associate attorney

Buist Byars & Taylor adds associate attorney
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 9:38 a.m.

Mary Fishburne has joined Buist Byars & Taylor LLC as an associate attorney.

A day well lived

A day well lived

By John Navarre

Commander, USNR (ret)

Special to the Moultrie News

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 6:25 a.m.

This story was written about a year ago following a trip to Parris Island on graduation day.

PCA celebrates 25 years of Christian education

PCA celebrates 25 years of Christian education
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 6:39 a.m.

Palmetto Christian Academy kicked off its 25th anniversary this month. More than 650 people joined together as the school unveiled the new Student …

DAODAS receives $3.2 million grant to combat opioid overdoses, deaths

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:01 p.m.

The S.C. Department of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services (DAODAS) has received a federal grant totaling $3,192,772 to reduce the number of prescription drug/opioid overdose-related deaths and adverse events in our state.

Helen J. Myder

Helen J. Myder
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 11:47 a.m.

Helen J. Myder, 99, of Summerville passed away peacefully in her home on September 2nd surrounded by her loving family, only 11 days from her 100th …

Pinewood Prep blows out Highlanders

Pinewood Prep blows out Highlanders
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 10:18 a.m.

Pinewood Prep rolled past Heathwood Hall of Columbia Friday.

The Episcopal Church in South Carolina welcomes new Provisional Bishop

The Episcopal Church in South Carolina welcomes new Provisional Bishop
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 10:16 a.m.

The Right Reverend Gladstone B. “Skip” Adams III was elected by acclamation and invested as the Provisional Bishop for The Episcopal …

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