Moncks Corner Baptist hosts Queen for a Year contest UPDATED

Sunday, August 31, 2014 8:56 a.m.

The Antioch Baptist Associations’ Women’s Auxiliary conducted its Annual Queen for a Year Coronation at the Moncks Corner Baptist Church last week. …

Moncks Corner NAACP announces election process

Sunday, August 31, 2014 9:42 a.m.

General Membership meetings of the Moncks Corner Branch NAACP are set for September, October and November, for the purpose of election of officers and at-large members of the executive committee.

Victim identified after truck strikes pedestrian; charges filed UPDATED

Saturday, August 30, 2014 4:14 a.m.

One person is dead after an overnight auto-pedestrian hit and run accident in Moncks Corner.

Knights too much for Berkeley, 38-21

Saturday, August 30, 2014 12:55 a.m.

It was one of those “Knights” for the Berkeley Stags.

Crash claims 30-year-old Moncks Corner man

Saturday, August 30, 2014 11:00 a.m.

A 30-year-old Moncks Corner man is dead after a 2 a.m. car accident on Highway 45.

Chamber, Haley ready to celebrate county

Friday, August 29, 2014 7:51 a.m.

The Berkeley Chamber of Commerce will formally celebrate Berkeley County and the companies and individuals who have been a mainstay of its success on …

Moncks Corner UMC hosts missionary

Friday, August 29, 2014 12:08 p.m.

Moncks Corner United Methodist Church welcomed Rukang Chikomb on Sunday, Aug. 17, a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of The …

Superintendent: School starts with ‘few hiccups,’ greater enrollment

The Independent

Thursday, August 28, 2014 8:14 a.m.

Berkeley County schools saw more than 800 new students join the district during the first week of school, according to numbers released by …

St. Stephen man sentenced to three years for domestic assault

Thursday, August 28, 2014 1:42 a.m.

A St. Stephen man who severely beat a woman was sentenced to three years in prison Tuesday, Aug. 26, according to the 9th Circuit Solicitor’s Office. …

American LaFrance’s remaining assets sold to recover private debt

The Independent

Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:34 p.m.

The winding road to the shuttered American LaFrance facility in Berkeley County will come alive again in the coming weeks as winning bidders retrieve …

City seeks vendors, sponsors for fall festival

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 10:25 a.m.

The City of Goose Creek will present its 2014 Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Marguerite H. Brown Municipal Center. …

Escaped inmate caught near Trident hospital

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 2:45 p.m.

A 20-year-old female inmate is back in custody after running from a deputy at Trident Medical Center early Wednesday, Aug. 27.

Stags seek to end losing skid against Knights

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 12:55 p.m.

The 2014 football season kicks into high gear with a full slate of games on Friday night, Aug. 29.

Virtual classrooms OK’d in Berkeley County

The Independent

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 7:01 a.m.

Brick-and-mortar classrooms will no longer be the only learning space available to Berkeley County students.

Sanford makes county visit

The Independent

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 12:53 p.m.

Second chances, states’ rights and health care were all topics of discussion for U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford at Monday night’s monthly Goose Creek NAACP …

Manufacturer eyes Berkeley County

The Independent

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 7:35 a.m.

More technician jobs could be coming to Berkeley County.

Cane Bay lottery ticket claimed by Summerville man

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 1:02 p.m.

The winning lottery ticket sold in Cane Bay last week has been claimed by a Summerville man.

Santee Cooper approves $10.85 million in loans

Monday, August 25, 2014 12:35 p.m.

The Santee Cooper Board of Directors has approved $10.85 million in loans to advance four commercial and industrial development projects that will benefit rural South Carolina.

Man pleads guilty in neglected dogs case

Monday, August 25, 2014 2:26 p.m.

The Berkeley County man accused of 43 counts of ill-treatment of animals has pleaded guilty to the charges.

Free boat inspections set for Aug. 30

Monday, August 25, 2014 7:39 a.m.

In an effort to keep state waterways safe during the upcoming Labor Day holiday weekend, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement …

Habitat partners with Town to revitalize Wall St. community

Monday, August 25, 2014 1:02 p.m.

The popular cliche “It takes a village,” carries some substance in this instance.

From Wildcat to Bulldog, Kory Brown comes home UPDATED

Sunday, August 24, 2014 9:26 a.m.

Kory Brown has decided to come home.

Expectations high at St. John’s despite early setbacks UPDATED

Saturday, August 23, 2014 9:16 a.m.

The St. John’s volleyball team played well during its first week of the 2014 season, but came away empty handed, dropping a pair of close losses to …

Moncks Corner police seek robbery suspect

Friday, August 22, 2014 3:25 p.m.

Moncks Corner police continue to search for a suspect in an armed robbery of the Sunoco convenience store at 101 S. Live Oak Dr.

Berkeley Intermediate teachers take the ice bucket challenge

Friday, August 22, 2014 4:22 p.m.

They’d been called out.

Cheating uncovered at nuclear power training site

Friday, August 22, 2014 11:37 a.m.

At least 34 sailors are being kicked out of the Navy for their roles in a cheating ring that operated undetected for at least seven years at a nuclear power training site in Goose Creek, and 10 others are under criminal investigation, the admiral in charge of the Navy’s nuclear reactors program told The Associated Press.

St. Stephen youngster makes a fishing memory

Friday, August 22, 2014 6:58 a.m.

There are two rules about fishing. First, never divulge the location of your prize fishing hole.

Community invited to football celebration

Thursday, August 21, 2014 4:23 p.m.

Are you ready to celebrate the upcoming football season?

4-H wildlife program accepting applications

Thursday, August 21, 2014 11:00 a.m.

The South Carolina 4-H Program is accepting applications from youth ages 5-19 who are interested in participating in the 2014 SC Wildlife Food Plot Project.

Moncks Corner mayor targets bioenergy company’s odor UPDATED

The Independent

Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:07 p.m.

Something smells in Moncks Corner.

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