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Whitley nabs District 2 seat on County Council

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 12:01 a.m.

There was no election, but there was a victory, albeit a quiet one.

Gov. Haley appoints interim sheriff for Berkeley County

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 11:40 a.m.

For a third time this year, someone will assume duties as Berkeley County Sheriff.

Teen arrested in Stratford High School equipment theft

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 9:53 a.m.

A 15-year old has been arrested following the discovery of stolen items at a Ladson residence.

Summerville man arrested on child porn charges

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 2:30 p.m.

According to Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office reports, authorities have arrested a Summerville man on child pornography charges.

Bonner Elementary recognizes 32 students

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Bonner Elementary School recently recognized 32 students for displaying the trait of kindness and compassion.

Lady Trojans advance with 52-31 first round win UPDATED

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Cross Lady Trojans Coach Calvin Davis said the key to his team’s ability to win in the clutch comes down to their ability to adapt.

BHS alumni create memorial scholarship fund

Monday, February 16, 2015 11:45 a.m.

The Berkeley High School Memorial Scholarship Fund was established to award financial assistance to deserving college-bound BHS seniors and to honor the memory of deceased BHS students, faculty, and staff.

Daniels capture Yard of the Month honors

Monday, February 16, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Sylvia and Nathan Daniels of Deerview Lane in Pineville are the most recent recipients of the Belle Isle Garden Club’s Yard of the Month award. …

60-year-old earns Black Belt in Karate

Monday, February 16, 2015 11:51 a.m.

Senpai Jeff Cook, an assistant instructor at Japan Karate Institute in Moncks Corner, was presented with his Black Belt at a special awards ceremony …

District to return to four-by-four schedule for high schoolers

Sunday, February 15, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Blowback from a proposed schedule change for Berkeley County high school students has pushed the district to alter course.

St. Stephen Middle student answers casting call

Saturday, February 14, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Congratulations to Sha’Mya Jefferson, a sixth grade student at St. Stephen Middle School, who answered a casting call in Charleston in January. …

Red Flag Warning issued as potentially dangerous fire conditions exist UPDATED

Saturday, February 14, 2015 11:41 a.m.

A reported wildfire near Cross is under control Saturday - but a Red Flag Warning is in effect for Berkeley County and the region.

Accident claims 23-year-old Charleston man

Saturday, February 14, 2015 11:08 a.m.

A 23-year-old Charleston man died early Saturday morning in Berkeley County after his sedan ran off of Clements Ferry Road and struck several trees.

Santee Cooper approves $1.1 billion bond sale

Friday, February 13, 2015 11:59 a.m.

The Santee Cooper Board of Directors approved the sale of $1.1 billion in revenue obligation bonds during a special board meeting on Friday, Feb. 13. …

More theft ring arrests reported

Friday, February 13, 2015 6:33 p.m.

Detectives with the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office have made another arrest in a case involving the theft and recovery of over $100,000 in …

Celebrate the Season donates $112,000 to charity

Friday, February 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The holiday season of giving extended into late winter as Santee Cooper donated more than $112,000 to Berkeley County charities from its Celebrate …

Lady Cavs win SCISA region title

Thursday, February 12, 2015 12:02 p.m.

From the first practice way back in early November, St. John’s Christian Academy girls basketball coach stressed the team concept to his …

Sixty-six purebred dogs relinquished to county

Thursday, February 12, 2015 3:05 p.m.

Berkeley County’s animal shelter’s population swelled by 50 percent this week as a staggering 66 Shar-Pei dogs were dropped off by a …

Clemson Extension offers Servsafe course

Thursday, February 12, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Clemson Extension Service will be conducting the Servsafe Managers Course on Feb. 25.

BCSO announces Sangaree burglary arrests

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 2:37 p.m.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office has arrested four individuals in connection with recent burglaries in the Sangaree area of Berkeley …

Tri-county Literary Celebration UPDATED

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 3:57 p.m.

The inaugural Tri-county Literary Celebration (TLC) and kick-off event for Berkeley Reads aimed to recognize published authors residing in Berkeley, …

Lady Trojans claim Region 6A title

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 12:02 p.m.

Don’t look now, but the Cross Lady Trojans basketball team is up to something good.

County seeks to suspend state Sunday work prohibitions

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County has read into record the first of three readings seeking suspension of South Carolina’s Sunday work prohibitions, commonly …

Distribution company mulls bringing 30 jobs to Berkeley County

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Known publicly only as “Project Jelly,” a distribution company is looking to bring 30 jobs and a $24-million investment to Berkeley …

Grand jury indicts former Sheriff DeWitt

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 2:46 p.m.

A grand jury indicted former Berkeley County Sheriff Wayne DeWitt on multiple charges related to his Dec. 28, 2014 DUI arrest

Judge rules in favor of breakaway parishes

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 12:01 a.m.

If last week’s ruling in the Episcopal church property lawsuit brings some sense of closure, it doesn’t in any way affect the work …

MMS talent show set for Feb. 12

Monday, February 9, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Macedonia Middle School will have a talent show on Feb. 12 in the school’s multi-purpose room.

Literacy Celebration highlights best of local authors

Monday, February 9, 2015 11:52 a.m.

They say everybody has a story to tell. They also say, the only bad story is the story that’s never told.

Santee Cooper announces bond sale

Sunday, February 8, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Santee Cooper stands ready to offer in the coming week a revenue bond issue of between $700 million and $1.2 billion, with some of the bonds sold …

Timberland celebrates college-bound athletes

Saturday, February 7, 2015 12:01 a.m.

High school seniors at Timberland signed their Letters of Intent on Feb. 4 in the gym lobby in front of a large crowd. 

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