Free Wi-Fi coming to Moncks Corner courtesy of Google UPDATED

Saturday, April 2, 2016 10:01 a.m.

Google and the town of Moncks Corner have announced that the Moncks Corner ballpark will have Wi-Fi access allowing users to connect to the Internet …

Right-of-way fight highlights county procedure

Saturday, April 2, 2016 12:01 a.m.

A battle may be brewing on a small dirt road near St. Stephen, and it’s a battle that thousands of Berkeley County residents may choose to engage in as the county makes good on its transportation sales tax programs.

Former Wolves football player powerlifts while Arnold watches, wins national title

Thursday, March 31, 2016 10:02 a.m.

Keith “K-Mac” McHoney could just as easily shrugged off the memory and kept it moving.

Red Cross has significant need for type O negative blood

Thursday, March 31, 2016 10:05 a.m.

The American Red Cross has a significant need for type O negative blood donors to donate blood for patients.

Red-shouldered hawk returns home after mild head trauma

Thursday, March 31, 2016 11:00 p.m.

She didn’t miss a stroke. When the lid of the box opened, the red-shouldered hawk lifted her head and shot out of the container into the wind, …

Rep. Crosby: The State Capitol Report UPDATED

Thursday, March 31, 2016 4:42 p.m.

Having completed work on its state government budget proposal for the upcoming year, the House of Representatives will be on furlough for the next two weeks to lower operating costs and save taxpayer dollars. The House will reconvene on April 12.

Veteran chef brings nutrition focus to school lunch

Friday, April 1, 2016 11:00 a.m.

During the last few weeks, Culinary Institute of Charleston Certified Chef Miles Huff has worked behind the scenes at Berkeley schools’ …

Battles brewing for Republican, Democratic primaries

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 12:46 p.m.

One County Council race, one S.C. House race, and three S.C. Senate races will be on Berkeley County ballots for the June 13 Democratic and …

The Harlem Renaissance comes to Berkeley Middle UPDATED

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Don’t be a sap. Get over to Berkeley Middle School’s second Harlem Renaissance production 6 p.m. April 21.

Woman, 73, falls from watercraft while boating on Lake Moultrie UPDATED

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 7:18 a.m.

A Conway woman has died after she fell off of a personal watercraft in Lake Moultrie.

Cane Bay Chorale Choir wins state championship

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 4:00 p.m.

It’s three o’clock on the last day of school before spring break at Cane Bay High School.

Man struck, killed by train in Goose Creek UPDATED

Monday, March 28, 2016 10:31 a.m.

A train struck and killed a man at about 10:15 a.m. Sunday where the tracks cross Redbank Road in Goose Creek.

Partial reopening of Cypress Gardens announced UPDATED

Monday, March 28, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Berkeley County’s most popular tourist destination is still waiting on federal funds to complete repairs it suffered after the historic 2015 …

Stags third in midweek meet at CBHS

Monday, March 28, 2016 12:50 a.m.

Berkeley High School’s track and field teams journeyed over to Cane Bay High School for a midweek meet against a pair of county rivals and out- …

Riverdogs having national anthem tryouts

Sunday, March 27, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Each season, a group of Major League hopefuls with dreams of one day playing in the Bronx arrive to the Lowcountry. While each summer Charleston showcases the future stars of the “The Show,” the RiverDogs also offer a shot to any star performer dreaming of a chance under the bright lights at The Joe this year.

Great trail cleanup to attack litter, illegal dumpsites

Sunday, March 27, 2016 10:07 a.m.

Palmetto Conservation Foundation (PCF) and PalmettoPride kicked off the Great Trail Cleanup of South Carolina today to attack litter and illegal …

Athletes recognized by HSSR

Sunday, March 27, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The High School Sports Report has announced its all-state teams for basketball and wrestling.

Statewide Environmental Awareness Award nominations due by April 22

Sunday, March 27, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The state of South Carolina is seeking nominations for an award to recognize individuals who are doing extraordinary work for the natural environment. Nominations will be accepted through April 22.

Adult education employees recognized

Sunday, March 27, 2016 8:08 p.m.

Three Berkeley County Adult Education employees received recognition and awards for their work in adult education during the Adult Education Spring …

Red-shouldered hawk returns home after mild head trauma

Saturday, March 26, 2016 2:03 p.m.

She didn’t miss a stroke. When the lid of the box opened, the red-shouldered hawk lifted her head and shot out of the container into the wind, …

Crime roundup UPDATED

Saturday, March 26, 2016 12:01 a.m.

On March 21, a Moncks Corner police officer met with the Summerville Police department in reference to a subject with a warrant. The subject was placed in a patrol car and searched. When the subject was asked if he possessed any contraband, he responded that he did not. Upon arrival at the jail, detention center personnel performed a strip search …

Grooms hoping for strong finish

Friday, March 25, 2016 3:23 p.m.

Berkeley High School’s softball team posted some impressive stats the first part of the season but fourth-year coach Boogie Grooms hopes his …

Law enforcement not easing up on security measures at Cooper River Bridge Run

For the Independent

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Ever since security at the Cooper River Bridge Run and Walk was ramped up following the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, the event has presented no …

Moncks Corner Recreation Complex opening day ceremonies slated for April 2

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

April 2 is a big deal for Moncks Corner community.

Charleston airport unveils plans for Emanuel shootings memorial

For the Independent

Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:01 p.m.

A memorial honoring the nine victims of last summer’s Emanuel AME Church shooting will be installed at Charleston International Airport.

Cargo volumes back on the rise at Port of Charleston

For the Independent

Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Port of Charleston has had a 3 percent increase in containerized cargo volumes this fiscal year compared to the same period in 2015. The Port of …

Free CPR classes

Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Moncks Corner Fire Department is providing free CPR classes every Saturday (except holiday weekends) in the fire station at 116 Carolina Avenue, Moncks Corner. Classes begin promptly at 9 a.m. and last approximately 2-3 hours depending on the number of students.

SC House Legislative Roundup

Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

MONEY LAUNDERING: The House of Representatives amended, approved and sent the Senate H.4554, the “South Carolina Anti Money Laundering Act” which establishes new provisions for the regulation and oversight of money transmission services. The legislation is offered as a means of rectifying South Carolina’s current status as the …

Beauty and the Beast comes to Cane Bay UPDATED

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Be their guest and expect surprises.

Shovels in the dirt

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Right now it is just a large path of dirt cutting through thousands of trees, but two years and $83 million from now, the new Nexton Parkway will be …

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