Medical mission trip to Guatemala planned

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 10:53 a.m.

The International ministries Department of the Diocese of Charleston hosts the next mission trip to San Pedro La Laguna in Sept. 21-28.

SCWF Women’s Outdoor Retreat planned for September

Monday, July 14, 2014 12:59 p.m.

The South Carolina Wildlife Federation Women’s Outdoor Retreat is a weekend event designed for women to experience nature and outdoor recreation with like-minded ladies in a non-competitive environment.

Clemson Extension asks for recipes

Sunday, July 13, 2014 12:56 p.m.

Calling all former and current Clemson Extension volunteers, 4-H members (past and present), farmers, EFNEP clients, and Extension employees: Berkeley County Clemson Extension Service needs your recipes.

Seedlings for winter planting season available

Saturday, July 12, 2014 9:46 a.m.

The South Carolina Forestry Commission is now taking orders for seedlings for the winter planting season.

To resist change is to resist growth

Friday, July 11, 2014 12:13 a.m.

A pastor once shared with a group of us the difficulty he was having getting his church to implement some much-needed changes. Many church members did not believe in doing anything different from the way it was always done.

Annual Swamp Safari returns to Cypress Gardens

Friday, July 11, 2014 12:11 a.m.

It’s time to pull out your safari hat for Cypress Gardens’ annual Swamp Safari.

Community on alert after recent thefts

Monday, July 7, 2014 8:53 a.m.

To those who haven’t lost any items to theft, beware. There seems to be a group of people who are going around the St. Stephen, Alvin and Jamestown area stealing golf carts, four-wheelers and any type of metal from citizens. They are even breaking into and stealing items from locked buildings.

AmeriCorps seeks new members

Friday, July 4, 2014 8:34 a.m.

Do you care about your community and the people in it who are struggling to find food, shelter and other necessities for their families?

Interaction with hummingbirds a treat for many

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 8:24 a.m.

Hummingbirds, which artist John J. Audubon called “glittering fragments of the rainbow,” are once again darting around flowers and feeders in South …

Kennedy speaks at VFW program

Monday, June 30, 2014 8:21 a.m.

St. Stephen VFW Post 7723 conducted its Memorial Day Program in honor of Veterans at the American Legion Hut.

Jamestown road paving set for 2015 completion

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10:27 a.m.

Many of you are probably wondering why the repaving of Highways 17-A and 45 from Jamestown going toward Moncks Corner and St. Stephen has not started.

Festival seeks vendors; ‘Baby of the Day’ announced

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10:29 a.m.

The South Carolina Pecan Festival is currently accepting vendor applications for arts and crafts and food. You can pay your vendor fees online, by …

Berkeley County Museum and Heritage Center holds reception

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10:27 a.m.

The Berkeley County Museum and Heritage Center held a reception for members and invited guests on May 29 to re-engage the community after the recent completion of extensive refurbishing projects.

Bradwell, Cross, Grooms reunion July 5

Monday, June 23, 2014 10:23 a.m.

As is their tradition, three extended families will gather in the Fellowship Hall at Friendship U.M. Church in Cross on Saturday, July 5.

Gallery to exhibit works by Berkeley Artists Guild

Friday, June 20, 2014 4:19 p.m.

The City of North Charleston’s Cultural Arts Department has announced that works by members of the Berkeley Artists Guild will be on exhibit at the …

Kitfield basketball tourney set for Saturday

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 10:47 a.m.

The Kitfield Community Park is hosting a basketball tournament on Saturday, June 21 beginning at 6 p.m.

Library hosting ‘We <3 Art Fest’ June 21

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 10:47 a.m.

The Berkeley County Library System is excited to announce that it will be hosting the first annual “We <3 Art Fest” at the Sangaree Library, 595 Sangaree Parkway in Summerville on Saturday, June 21 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Singleton celebrates 80th birthday

Monday, June 16, 2014 9:08 a.m.

Mrs. Bernice Lee Singleton celebrated her 80th birthday surrounded by her siblings, children, grandchildren, sons and daughters-in-law, along with …

Health clinic nears 5-year mark

Thursday, June 12, 2014 10:47 a.m.

A sincere thank-you goes out to all of the volunteers at the Sumpter Free Health Clinic located at 1083 Hwy 35, for their hard work and support. …

Mr. and Miss Cross High crowned

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 9:05 a.m.

Allysha Wigfall and Jamarial Pringle were crowned Miss. and Mr. Cross High School at the pageant on May 17 at CHS.

Blanding celebrates 80th Birthday

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 9:05 a.m.

Family and friends came together on May 24 in the Day Dawn Baptist Church Fellowship Hall to celebrate the 80th birthday of Mrs. Jessie M. Prioleau …

St. Stephen IGA presents scholarship

Monday, June 9, 2014 11:23 a.m.

Christine Brown presented the first St. Stephen IGA Annual Scholarship on May 29 to Bernard Harmon from Timberland High School.

Garden club celebrates National Garden Week

Thursday, June 5, 2014 11:01 p.m.

The Town and Village Garden Club of Moncks Corner and Pinopolis capped National Garden Week with a garden fair on Saturday, June 7 in the parking lot …

BCSO Summer Deputy Camp dates set

Friday, May 30, 2014 12:14 a.m.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office is having its annual Summer Deputy Camp for students 8 to 12 years of age.

Ravenell crowned Miss Timberland 2014

Friday, May 30, 2014 12:13 a.m.

By Donna Shuler-Rodin

Santee Cooper’s Overton Park opens May 24

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 3:55 p.m.

Santee Cooper’s Overton Park, a 400-foot beachfront swimming area on Lake Moultrie, opens Saturday, May 24, and remains open through Labor Day.

Bakers honored with Yard of the Month designation

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 3:44 p.m.

The Belle Isle Garden Club has presented its Yard of the Month Award for May to Shawn and Frenchie Baker of Longpoint Road in Cross.

St. Stephen Mayor John Rivers sworn in

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 3:37 p.m.

Congratulations to Mayor John Rivers who was sworn in as the Mayor of the Town of St. Stephen by Mayor Robert B. Hoffman during the monthly council …

Sports Camp at Bonneau Park set for June UPDATED

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Screven Baptist Association will host the Champions for Christ Sports Camp at the Bonneau Recreation Park, June 16- 20.

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Appreciation Week Spotlights Providers UPDATED

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 11:36 a.m.

Trident, Summerville and Moncks Corner medical centers are celebrating EMS Appreciation Week. On Wednesday, May 21, EMS providers are asked to join …

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