Confederate battle flag removed from site in front of S.C. Statehouse UPDATED

Friday, July 10, 2015 10:51 a.m.

COLUMBIA — The Statehouse's Confederate battle flag has been removed from the Civil War monument in front of the Statehouse by an honor guard …

Thursday fire damages tavern, apartments in Pineville

Friday, July 10, 2015 12:35 p.m.

The American Red Cross assisted three adults each of whose Pineville apartments, located on Willowood Lane, sustained minor fire damage in conjunction with the major fire damage sustained by a local tavern early evening hours of Thursday, July 9.

Army Corps of Engineers issues permit for Volvo

Friday, July 10, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Charleston District issued a permit July 9 to Berkeley County for an advanced manufacturing and assembly facility to …

Benefit for wounded deputy Saturday

Friday, July 10, 2015 12:01 p.m.

A benefit is set for Saturday to help Lt. Will Rogers, the Berkeley County sheriff’s deputy who was shot outside a gas station May 14.

Community remembers standout athlete lost in plane wreck

Thursday, July 9, 2015 1:57 p.m.

Those that knew the man piloting the Cessna single engine airplane that an F-16 collided with July 7 remember him for being an all-around nice guy …

Moncks Corner and Summerville showdown looms as tournament continues UPDATED

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 2:48 a.m.

As the dust from the second day of the Dixie Youth District 7 all-star tournament settles, a showdown looms between this year's top two teams in the …

Red Cross seeks blood donations to offset seasonal decline

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 11:06 a.m.

The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to help offset a seasonal decline in donations and prevent a shortage this summer by giving blood.

Cessna victims identified as father and son UPDATED

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 1:07 p.m.

Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury said in a noon news conference that the individuals occupying the Cessna single engine airplane involved in …

Summerville continues domination of District 7 tournament with 12-1 route of Moncks Corner UPDATED

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 10:58 p.m.

Summerville Parks Field put an exclamation mark on its total domination of the District 7 tournament competition with a 12-1 trouncing of host Moncks …

Eyewitness account: ‘Three fuel tanks almost hit me’ UPDATED

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 2:32 p.m.

Local charter Capt. Joe Dennis was enjoying a leisurely Tuesday morning fishing along the Cooper River when he had to dodge a couple jettisoned fuel …

Cessna pilot’s body recovered, autopsy set

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 11:43 a.m.

The body of the Cessna pilot involved in the midair collision with the F-16 Fighter Falcon has been recovered.

Law enforcement nabs 10 felony fugitives

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office, U.S. Marshals and other agencies have captured 10 felony fugitives from June 9 to June 26 in Berkeley County, …

Goose Creek woman killed in roadway

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 11:23 a.m.

A Goose Creek woman was struck and killed on 17-A near Farmington Road in Summerville.

Meet the School Board District 7 candidates UPDATED

Monday, July 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The special election to fill the empty District 7 school board seat is Tuesday, July 14.

Moncks Corner rings in Fourth with style

Monday, July 6, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The Town of Moncks Corner ushered in a series of firsts with this year’s Fourth of July celebration.

Bonneau Fourth of July UPDATED

Monday, July 6, 2015 3:12 p.m.

Photos by Ann Mack

Nexton Elementary opens its doors

Sunday, July 5, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Hundreds of little Explorers will fill a new elementary school this upcoming fall semester.

Severe thunderstorms pelt Berkeley County and Moncks Corner

Sunday, July 5, 2015 4:17 p.m.

Sometimes Mother Nature can stand only so much of the intense heat and humidity.

Moncks Corner All-Star softball teams win District 6 championships

Saturday, July 4, 2015 6:01 a.m.

It’s been a long time coming, but these softball girls from Moncks Corner are on the rise.

Moncks Corner man dies in single car crash

Friday, July 3, 2015 9:55 a.m.

A Moncks Corner man was killed in a single car crash on Old Whitesville Road.

Sheriff offers tips for safe, fun July 4 weekend

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County Sheriff Duane Lewis released a number of safety tips to help the public have a safe and memorable holiday weekend.

Salisbury to boaters: Stay safe on the water

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:01 p.m.

With the summer boating season hitting its midway point during the July 4 weekend, Berkeley County Rescue Squad Chief Bill Salisbury is stressing the …

NWS issues a severe thunderstorm warning until 2:15 p.m.

Friday, July 3, 2015 2:04 p.m.

Be careful, your Fourth of July weekend is about to get rained on.

New scoreboard in the works at BHS

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Football fans will notice some changes this fall when the Berkeley High School football team takes the field.

Four vie for spot on school board

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It’s been a quiet campaign to fill the empty spot on school board, mostly waged on highway right-of-ways with campaign signs. The special …

Moncks Corner, Goose Creek plan Fourth of July celebrations

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 8:04 a.m.

There will be no shortage of patriotic fun this weekend.

Amnesty offered for those with active child support warrants UPDATED

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 12:07 p.m.

Clerk of Court Mary Brown announced that there will be a Child Support Amnesty Day in Berkeley County on Aug. 5, 2015.

Top two candidates Law and Sweatman prepare for runoff UPDATED

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 1:50 p.m.

Local businessmen Jay Law and Chad Sweatman will battle toe-to-toe in two weeks for the lone vacant seat on Moncks Corner Town Council.

DNR courtesy boating inspections announced for holiday weekend

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 12:01 p.m.

In an effort to keep state waterways safe during the upcoming July 4 holiday, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division will …

Drought status upgraded as scorching heat hits Berkeley County

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The South Carolina Drought Response Committee, meeting via conference call on June 19, has upgraded the drought status to the first level of drought, …

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