Stag Nation calls for Blue Out Friday night against visiting Dreher

Thursday, November 6, 2014 3:36 p.m.

The call has gone out for Friday night’s first round playoff game against the Dreher Blue Devils.

Liberty R.E. Church wins flag competition

Thursday, November 6, 2014 1:45 p.m.

Members of Liberty R.E. Church Sunday School participated in a flag competition at Cummins Theological Seminary on Sunday, Oct. 26 and won first …

Moncks Corner Halloween Festival

Thursday, November 6, 2014 10:34 a.m.

Photos by Ann Mack

County turnout dips for midterm election

The Independent

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 12:17 p.m.

Midterms tend to draw a lower turnout, but Berkeley County’s turnout on Tuesday, Nov. 4, was low even for midterm standards.

Garden Club seeks to save historic tree

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 8:32 a.m.

The Town and Village Garden Club of Moncks Corner and Pinopolis has launched its 64th year with a statewide project, Historic Trees for Historic …

Election 2014: School board, referendum and House races decided UPDATED

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 1:58 p.m.

Three school board races and a tax referendum highlighted the 2014 elections in Berkeley County.

Cutting-edge waste company fights publicity battle

The Independent

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 10:45 a.m.

Yet another cutting-edge company wants to locate in Berkeley County to process waste.

Polls remain open until 7 p.m.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 3:49 p.m.

Voter turnout in Moncks Corner remained steady throughout the day as voters cast their ballots in several elections to include the local school board, …

Turnout steady so far throughout Berkeley County UPDATED

The Independent

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Voters are experiencing short lines with about 15-20 minute waits at polls across the county Tuesday.

Voter hotline available for problems at poll

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 2:38 p.m.

As voting continues in Berkeley County Tuesday afternoon, few problems have been reported at the polls.

Election Day: Republicans heavy favorites up and down ballot UPDATED

Associated Press

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 11:16 a.m.

South Carolina voters will pick their candidates today in 11 statewide races along with the state’s U.S. House members and state House members. …

Scott, Graham projected to cruise to victory UPDATED

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 7:15 p.m.

South Carolina’s two U.S. Senate races lacked drama on Tuesday – and that suited incumbents Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott just fine. The Associated …

AP: Haley captures second term as governor

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 7:09 p.m.

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is projected to win re-election against her Democratic rival Vincent Sheheen. The Associated Press projected Haley as …

Peagler heads list of uncontested winners

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 8:58 p.m.

A host of uncontested races appeared on Berkeley County voting ballots today.

Student trainers do more than just fetch water

Monday, November 3, 2014 12:00 p.m.

They roam the sidelines or occupy seats on the bench.

Free session to focus on Obamacare

Monday, November 3, 2014 12:00 p.m.

The Berkeley Prosperity Center and Fetter Health Care Network will offer a free information session on the Affordable Care Act/Obamacare Market Place on Wednesday, Nov. 5 from 3 to 4:30pm.

County releases second quarter buy-in to regional development

Monday, November 3, 2014 12:11 a.m.

A regional economic development group will receive the second portion of Berkeley County’s pledged annual buy-in.

Red Ribbon Week declared in Berkeley County UPDATED

Monday, November 3, 2014 12:03 a.m.

The last week in October was declared Red Ribbon Week throughout Berkeley County.

Playoff brackets set: Stags host Greenville Berea

Sunday, November 2, 2014 1:36 p.m.

The tickets to the Big Dance were handed out Saturday, Nov. 1, and the Berkeley Stags hope to play more than a Cinderella role in this year’s Class …

BHS announces ‘Romeo and Juliet’ performances

Sunday, November 2, 2014 1:04 a.m.

Berkeley High School will present Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet in November, in the school’s biggest dramatic production in almost a decade. …

Freeze Watch in effect for upper Berkeley County

Saturday, November 1, 2014 5:22 p.m.

As a cold and wet weekend continued Saturday afternoon, the National Weather Service issued a Freeze Watch for Moncks Corner and upper Berkeley County until 8 a.m. Sunday morning, and possible frost conditions for the entire Lowcountry.

District touts money-saving during construction

The Independent

Saturday, November 1, 2014 9:44 a.m.

If you’re familiar with Cane Bay Middle, you’re going to be familiar with the school district’s newest school now under construction.

St. John’s savors state championship

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:24 p.m.

A week has passed since the Cavaliers’ boys cross country team made history by winning the first team state championship since the school became St. …

Who’s on the Berkeley Co. ballot Nov. 4?

Friday, October 31, 2014 7:01 a.m.

Berkeley County voters head to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 4. Here’s what the ballot will look like:

State report card: Berkeley County gets a B

Thursday, October 30, 2014 1:23 p.m.

Berkeley County School students in all grade levels continue to surpass the state standards with an 85.6 percent — or a B — according to a state and …

Accident claims Pineville men

Thursday, October 30, 2014 1:04 p.m.

An accident early on the morning of Thursday, Oct. 30 on Highway 17A has claimed the lives of a father and son from Jamestown.

County works on tax deals to lure more jobs

The Independent

Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:28 a.m.

Three companies are in active economic development talks with Berkeley County.

Berkeley Blue Brigade band earns superior rating

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 1:00 p.m.

The Berkeley Stags Blue Brigade marching band earned a superior rating and a third place finish at the Blue Jacket Fanfare competition at Aynor High …

Bonner students experience live theater

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 12:13 a.m.

Students at H.E. Bonner Elementary School recently experienced live theater on their own school’s stage.

GOP Breakfast to hear from candidates

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 12:16 a.m.

All Berkeley County School Board candidates have been invited to speak and answer questions at the monthly Republican Breakfast, set for Nov. 1. To date, Mac McQuillian (District 2), Jeff Reuer (District 4) and Sally Wofford (District 6) have confirmed their attendance.

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