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1,500 flags retired during 9/11 ceremony UPDATED

1,500 flags retired during 9/11 ceremony
Sunday, September 11, 2016 8:04 p.m.

A bugle playing “Taps” echoed over the neighborhoods surrounding Goose Creek American Legion Post 166 Sunday during the semi-annual …

Depleted Bucs no match for Florida State UPDATED

Depleted Bucs no match for Florida State
Saturday, September 10, 2016 6:16 p.m.

Florida State scored 28 first quarter points to take control early and defeat Charleston Southern, 52-8, on Saturday at Doak Campbell Stadium. The …

Former Goose Creek Police Chief Ruonala dies

Former Goose Creek Police Chief Ruonala dies
Friday, September 9, 2016 4:29 p.m.

A former police chief of Goose Creek, Richard P. Ruonala, died Sept. 4. He was 81.

Former FDNY instructor in Summerville sheds tears recalling 9/11 attacks

Former FDNY instructor in Summerville sheds tears recalling 9/11 attacks
Friday, September 9, 2016 9:24 a.m.

A decade and a half after terrorists attacked the United States and left nearly 3,000 victims dead, tears still roll down the cheeks of former New …

Stags win thriller UPDATED

Stags win thriller
Friday, September 9, 2016 10:57 p.m.

They aren't region rivals anymore but Berkeley and Hanahan went after each hard other for county bragging rights on Friday.

Shrimp baiting season opens Sept. 9

Shrimp baiting season opens Sept. 9
Thursday, September 8, 2016 11:04 a.m.

The 2016 shrimp-baiting season opens at noon on Friday, Sept. 9, in South Carolina waters.

Industries invited to apprentice workshop

Thursday, September 8, 2016 7:16 a.m.

Trident Technical College Division of Continuing Education and Economic Development will host the upcoming South Carolina Apprenticeship Initiative Regional Workshop on Thursday, Sept. 29 from 8:30-10:30 a.m. at TTC’s Main Campus in North Charleston in the Continuing Education Building (Bldg. 910), Rm. 122.

CSU’s Singleton Baseball Complex moving forward UPDATED

CSU’s Singleton Baseball Complex moving forward
Thursday, September 8, 2016 5:52 p.m.

Construction of the Singleton Baseball Complex at Charleston Southern University will begin this fall and is expected to be complete during the …

Sumter couple indicted in chop shop case

Sumter couple indicted in chop shop case
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 12:48 p.m.

Acting United States Attorney Beth Drake announced Wednesday that Frederick Deon Galloway, 40, and his wife, Tawania Moneik Galloway, 41, both of …

Volvo seeks community comment ahead of 2018 plant opening

Volvo seeks community comment ahead of 2018 plant opening
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 11:28 a.m.

When David McNair got the call his father had been in a car accident and transported to the hospital, he feared the worst. His father had passed out …

Lead-abatement slated for Sangaree water tower

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 12:18 p.m.

A Berkeley County water tower covered with lead-based exterior paint will be renovated.

Football Talk, Episode 4: Find a preview of Friday’s high school games in Dorchester and Berkeley counties. UPDATED

Football Talk, Episode 4: Find a preview of Friday’s high school games in Dorchester and Berkeley counties.
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 11:18 a.m.

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Hanahan woman accused of smuggling contraband into jail surrenders to Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office

Hanahan woman accused of smuggling contraband into jail surrenders to Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office

For the Independent

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 11:08 a.m.

A Hanahan woman accused of smuggling contraband items to her inmate son at Georgetown County Detention Center turned herself in to authorities …

Dove season opens with new daily bag limit

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 11:06 a.m.

The S.C. Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) Board has approved all migratory bird hunting seasons for 2016-2017. The seasons, daily bag limits, …

Teen dies in ATV crash UPDATED

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 9:35 a.m.

An Alvin teen died Monday after an ATV crash.

Timberland student selected for virtual engineering program

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 11:07 a.m.

A Timberland High student will participate in a statewide virtual engineering program.

Bucs romp; FSU up next

Bucs romp; FSU up next
Monday, September 5, 2016 12:52 p.m.

Charleston Southern has already tangled with the king of the mountain in FCS. Now, the Bucs are rolling into the Sunshine State to take on one of the …

Top Honor for Berkeley County School Resource Officer

Top Honor for Berkeley County School Resource Officer

For the Independent

Saturday, September 3, 2016 9:01 p.m.

You are easily overlooked when tucked deep into rural Berkeley County. Ignored farm pastures are most times the only break in the thick pine forests …

Moncks Corner native dances at Rio opening ceremonies

Moncks Corner native dances at Rio opening ceremonies
Saturday, September 3, 2016 10:00 a.m.

A Moncks Corner woman who claims to have two left feet found herself dancing at the opening of the Olympic Games in Rio.

Two men who reported home invasion arrested after deputies find stolen goods, drugs

Two men who reported home invasion arrested after deputies find stolen goods, drugs

For the Independent

Saturday, September 3, 2016 10:03 a.m.

Two Goose Creek men who reported being victims of a home invasion Aug. 30 have been arrested.

Green Wave drops Stags

Green Wave drops Stags
Saturday, September 3, 2016 10:04 a.m.

The momentum the Stags built with a win over Stratford in Week 1 didn’t help them in their road trip in Week 2.

Experts question procedure in animal investigation

Saturday, September 3, 2016 10:08 a.m.

A deer skeleton with a leash around its neck, a sick reptile missing three of four legs, rabbits dead in cages, a horse head and hooves, and several dead dogs are among the horrors discovered at a Moncks Corner property earlier this summer.

Olympia Gymnasts preparing for national competition

Olympia Gymnasts preparing for national competition
Friday, September 2, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Along Highway 52 in Moncks Corner there sits a mostly unremarkable building. Most locals pass by it without giving it a second thought, and most …

Wolves stave off Cross upset bid UPDATED

Wolves stave off Cross upset bid
Friday, September 2, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Given the history of the Timberland-Cross series, Thursday’s final score seems out of place.

Hermine heads up the Atlantic UPDATED

Hermine heads up the Atlantic
Friday, September 2, 2016 7:13 a.m.

Weather officials have reported significant rainfall Friday as Hermine returned to Tropical Storm strength earlier in the day.

Lions plan 20th annual barbecue contest

Lions plan 20th annual barbecue contest
Thursday, September 1, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The 20th annual Berkeley Barbecue Cookoff, sponsored by the Moncks Corner Lions Club, will be Sept. 16 at the Old Santee Canal Park in Moncks Corner. …

Smith leading SJCA resurgence

Smith leading SJCA resurgence

For The Independent

Thursday, September 1, 2016 7:01 a.m.

What a difference a year makes.

Hermine heads to Dorchester, Berkeley counties: schools, government offices announce closings UPDATED

Hermine heads to Dorchester, Berkeley counties: schools, government offices announce closings
Thursday, September 1, 2016 6:55 a.m.

Tropical Storm Hermine has strengthened to hurricane status, the National Hurricane Center said Thursday afternoon.

Historic preservation major got enriching summer experience at Berkeley County Museum and Heritage Center

Historic preservation major got enriching summer experience at Berkeley County Museum and Heritage Center
Thursday, September 1, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Anna Harkins is a student at the College of Charleston and this summer she has been applying her major to gain the experience and knowledge that may …

Berkeley schools closed Friday for Tropical Storm Hermine

Thursday, September 1, 2016 2:20 p.m.

Due to the forecast of heavy rain and winds resulting from Tropical Storm Hermine, Berkeley County School District has canceled classes and closed offices for Friday, Sept. 2.

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