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Nontraditional fitness group based in Carnes Crossroads

Thursday, August 20, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Those unhappy with traditional workouts may want to give Buti Yoga a try.

Hurricane Danny forms in the Atlantic

The Post and Courier

Thursday, August 20, 2015 12:08 p.m.

Danny is now a hurricane, according to the National Hurricane Center.

Santee Cooper hiring transmission line technicians

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Santee Cooper is accepting applications for transmission line technicians for current and future job openings and invites interested candidates to …

Car plant could spinoff a lot more jobs

The Post and Courier

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 12:01 a.m.

While Volvo Cars North America is grabbing the spotlight in Berkeley County, economic development officials say businesses supplying car parts and …

SJCA girls basketball coach resigns

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 12:01 p.m.

There are some schools of thought which subscribe to the opinion that change, for whatever reason, is not good.

Not so fast: Cooper Store Road property owners ask council to reconsider ‘no’ vote

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 12:53 p.m.

In a July committee vote, Berkeley County Council members earned kudos from constituents when they denied a rezone request to a 60-acre tract along Cooper Store Road.

Six Berkeley Co. businesses recognized as Best Places to Work

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 12:45 p.m.

Six Berkeley County businesses were recognized as Best Places to Work in South Carolina at a dinner last week presented by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and SC Biz News.

Head of county planning steps down from post

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 12:53 p.m.

Berkeley County chief planner Eric Greenway has stepped down from the role.

Internet provider announces faster online speeds

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 12:43 p.m.

Home Telecom has announced plans to bring connected consumers a better and faster online experience in their homes and businesses with Velocity Gigabit, which could provide Internet service as much as 100 times faster than most services, according to the company.

Students head back to school UPDATED

Monday, August 17, 2015 3:21 p.m.

School started Monday for Berkeley County public school students. According to the district, 32,090 students attend school. No major incidents were …

Moncks Corner child drowns

Monday, August 17, 2015 10:40 a.m.

A two-year old child Moncks Corner child has drowned.

Couple celebrates anniversaries in ICU

MUSC News Center

Monday, August 17, 2015 12:01 p.m.

It’s an unusual way to celebrate a wedding anniversary, but for the Knoxes, it’s perfect. Every year, they return to the Neuroscience …

County thanks drone company for help after plane crash

Monday, August 17, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County Council honored Skyview Aerial Solutions for donating the use of its drones to help recover the victims of the July plane wreck over …

Local teen faces health challenges, seeks wigs

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 11:00 p.m.

Earlier this summer Haleigh Bragg couldn’t wait to start her eighth-grade year at Northwoods Middle School, but as the new school year …

Young Cavaliers make Sertoma debut UPDATED

Saturday, August 15, 2015 1:30 p.m.

As the story goes, “It was the best of times and it was the worst of times,” for the St. John’s Christian Academy Cavaliers …

Goose Creek principal, AD reinstated after brief administrative leave

The Post and Courier

Friday, August 14, 2015 5:26 p.m.

The Goose Creek High School principal and athletic director have been reinstated, district officials said Friday.

County council grills representatives from SaveMoncksCorner.com

Friday, August 14, 2015 10:01 p.m.

The face behind the website and Facebook page SaveMoncksCorner.com remains hidden but three out-of-state men showed up at the Aug. 10 Berkeley County …

Blotter: Heated altercation leads to suspected arson

Friday, August 14, 2015 12:01 p.m.

On Aug. 3 on South Live Oak Drive in Moncks Corner, a person reported that her son’s girlfriend had started a fire in the victim’s house. She stated she received a phone call from her son advising the suspect was mad, and he believed that his mother should be careful in case the suspect came to the house. The suspect was observed …

Former SPAWAR contractor arrested on child porn charges

Post and Courier

Thursday, August 13, 2015 2:50 p.m.

A former information systems contractor at SPAWAR has been arrested after investigators said he stored massive amounts of child porn on a hospital …

Free, reduced lunches offered at Berkeley County schools

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:00 p.m.

School begins Aug. 17 and that means lunch at school. As of end of school year last year, more than 20,000 students in Berkeley County school were …

Berkeley Co. receives $625k for Drug-Free Communities

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley County Prevention Board received a five-year $625,000 grant from the Office National Drug Control Policy.

DNR: Feral pigs root up trouble for prescribed burns

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Feral swine are causing yet another problem for South Carolina’s natural resources, this time by interfering with prescribed burning.

Local church reaches out to Berkeley Blue Brigade Band

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Never let it be said that playing in the high school marching band is a piece of cake.

Berkeley County launches economic development website

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 10:39 a.m.

MONCKS CORNER, SC – Berkeley County Supervisor Bill Peagler announced Aug. 12, the launch of BerkeleyMeansBusiness.com, a new website for the county’s Economic Development Office and the latest tool in business and job recruitment efforts for the county.

Drought conditions impacting Lowcountry

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Decreased rainfall totals and consecutive weeks of intense heat this summer have resulted in drought conditions across the Lowcountry, the impact of …

Area youth enjoy St. Stephen police camp

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Wolves set to defend state title, extend win streak

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Timberland Wolves stand on the threshold of even more history than they set last year.

Filing for Moncks Corner November elections ongoing

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 12:01 p.m.

History will call 2015 “The Year of the Election” in Moncks Corner.

Blackburn tapped as Berkeley County schools chief UPDATED

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 7:14 p.m.

Berkeley County school board has selected Brenda Blackburn to become the next school’s chief, effective Nov. 1 with a salary of $210,000.

Impresa acquires existing manufacturing facility in Goose Creek

Monday, August 10, 2015 2:38 p.m.

Impresa Aerospace, a manufacturer in the aerospace industry, has acquired Dynamic Solutions and its existing Goose Creek manufacturing facility, effectively establishing Impresa’s first South Carolina operations in Berkeley County.

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