Thompson reports increased school enrollment

Thursday, August 28, 12:37 p.m.

Berkeley County schools saw more than 800 new students join the district during the first week of school, according to numbers released by Superintendent Rodney Thompson.

Sept. 11 flag ceremony, memorial service announced

Thursday, August 28, 8:15 a.m.

American Legion Post 166 in Goose Creek will be hosting its 13th Annual Flag Disposal Ceremony / 9-11 Memorial Service on Thursday, Sept. 11 at 6 p.m.


Power outage cancels TTC classes Thursday

Thursday, August 28, 12:56 p.m.

An electrical power outage Thursday morning, Aug. 28, at Trident Technical College’s North Charleston campus in buildings 100 through 800 has canceled classes until 6 p.m., according to messages...


School board greenlights virtual classrooms

Wednesday, August 27, 2:01 p.m.

Berkeley County students will have the option to take online classes.

Gators athletes, coaches chill out

Thursday, August 28, 12:21 a.m.

Dozens of Goose Creek athletes took the ice bucket challenge on Wednesday and challenged the school’s administration and all other athletic programs in the county to also participate.

Lady Gators aiming to progress as season passes

Thursday, August 28, 11:32 p.m.

Goose Creek High School volleyball coach Jay Watterworth admits inexperience is a major obstacle to overcome for his team this fall.


Gators open season in Ohio

Tuesday, August 26, 5:27 p.m.

Over 600 miles lie in between Goose Creek High School and its first football opponent this season.


Bucs open season Thursday, eyeing FCS playoffs

Tuesday, August 26, 10:00 a.m.

Charleston Southern will begin a new football season with the first home night game in the school’s history.

MNE celebrates Cub Store grand opening

Thursday, August 28, 12:13 p.m.

There’s a new store in town at Marrington Elementary School.

Governor’s School announces new appointments

Thursday, August 28, 8:21 a.m.

The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics has announced the appointment of the following individuals to the Board of Trustees:


State announces ‘Read to Succeed’ office

Wednesday, August 27, 10:19 a.m.

State Superintendent of Education Dr. Mick Zais announced this week that a “Read to Succeed” office has been created at the State Department of Education, in compliance with the recently passed...


School enjoys ‘High 5 Friday’

Monday, August 25, 12:02 p.m.

Fifth graders at Marrington Elementary School are participating in a special program called High 5 Friday.

Palmetto Tree relative can grow to 30 feet

Wednesday, August 27, 11:39 a.m.

Did you know that there are four different palm species that are native to the southeastern USA?

Cub Scout Pack 435 parent orientation Aug. 30

Wednesday, August 27, 12:32 p.m.

Goose Creek Cub Scout Pack 435 New Parent Orientation Day is set for Saturday, Aug. 30 at 3 p.m. at Calvary Church of the Nazarene (541 Redbank Road in Goose Creek).


Gun and Knife Show returns to Ladson Sept. 6-7

Wednesday, August 27, 11:10 a.m.

Mike Kent’s Original Charleston Gun and Knife Show returns to Ladson on Saturday, Sept. 6 and Sunday, Sept. 7 at Exchange Park Fairgrounds.


Do you qualify for reduced property taxes?

Tuesday, August 19, 4:13 p.m.

The Berkeley County Auditor wants to be sure that all Berkeley County property owners are receiving all the property tax exemptions that may be available to them.

Signs, signs everwhere ...

Wednesday, August 27, 12:19 p.m.

I’ve been paying a lot of attention to advertising signs and billboards while on the road lately. I don’t text and drive during my frequent travels, but I do take the occasional peek at the...

Weird, wild stuff

Wednesday, August 27, 12:09 p.m.

Once you’re in the news business, you’re never really out of the news business. Which is why I’m still obsessed with the news business.

State should be proud of Connor Shaw

Wednesday, August 27, 12:13 p.m.

I’m always excited to see Clemson or USC athletes ascend to the NFL, but it was particularly thrilling to watch former Gamecock quarterback Connor Shaw play in the preseason Monday Night...

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