Delk: St. Stephen Community New Year lunch Thursday

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 11:36 a.m.

The St. Stephen Community History Room and Café will be open 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Thursday for lunch.

Storm spotter training to begin

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 11:35 a.m.

Macedonia Community Action Project is planning a Storm Training class for 7-9 p.m. Jan. 26 at Hood’s Chapel United Methodist Church.

Timberland department adopts local family for Christmas

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 11:38 a.m.

Hell Hole announces oyster roast and meeting

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 11:35 a.m.

Hell Hole Inc., sponsor of the annual Hell Hole Swamp Festival, will have an Oyster Roast 6-9 p.m. on Feb. 6 at the Steel Shed.

Wallace: Focus on Christ by avoiding distractions

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 11:35 a.m.

Have you ever fired a shotgun at a range or a target? What does the spread look like? If you have, you’ll know that the spread is usually wide.

Jamestown Loop: Milford named to dean’s list

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Ejhazz Milford of St. Stephen has been named to Trident Technical College’s Part-Time Dean’s List for the Fall Semester of 2015. Ejhazz is attending TTC through Berkeley County’s Middle College. Congratulations to Ejhazz and all the other students who have accomplished this high honor.

A little honesty is better than no honesty

Tuesday, January 5, 2016 11:36 a.m.

To help those who can’t immediately get beyond the headline, let me say that strictly speaking partial honesty is dishonesty, just like telling a part of the truth and not the whole truth is a form of lying.

WALLACE: It’s time to grow your faith

Tuesday, January 5, 2016 11:37 a.m.

Welcome to 2016! A new year holds the promise of a better future. If you are a believer in Jesus Christ, no doubt one of your New Year’s resolutions is to continue to grow into the likeness of his image. If it’s not, it should be, because that’s what you have been saved to do.

Wallace: Exiles in Jesus’ lineage

Wednesday, December 30, 2015 10:17 a.m.

The past few weeks we’ve been learning how God used all types of people in the lineage of Jesus to bring him into the world through his birth. We saw how God used unknowns as well as wealthy people. As God blessed Israel, he used kings and privileged people. However, when the line of Jesus became enslaved by foreign nations, the line became …

Yvonne Barnes: Cross High JROTC sponsors clothing drive

Wednesday, December 30, 2015 10:16 a.m.

The Cross High School JROTC, under the leadership of Master Sgt. Bobby Matthews, is continuing to implement activities that touch lives beyond the school’s in-house community. Most recently, Olivia Shaudai Harrison, a sophomore at Cross High School, is coordinating a clothing drive for the homeless in the Cross and neighboring communities. …

Wise Words from Williams: It is the season to be goodly, not just jolly

Friday, December 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The excitement of Christmas is at its zenith as I write. In just about a week Christmas day will be here.

Bennett, Singleton named as Santee Cooper officers

Friday, December 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Santee Cooper Board of Directors approved two new officers Dec. 7.

St. Stephen View: Merritt earns service award

Thursday, December 24, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It is a great pleasure and an honor to report this event to my public readers. The United Daughters of the Confederacy, South Carolina Division held their 119th Annual Convention at the Columbia Marriott in downtown Columbia, SC. This event took place Oct. 1-3.

Ravenell graduates basic training

Wednesday, December 23, 2015 10:19 a.m.

U.S. Air Force Airman Giovonni D. Ravenell graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Wallace: Who is part of Jesus’ family tree?

Wednesday, December 23, 2015 10:19 a.m.

If you were able to design your family tree for the express purpose of accomplishing a certain goal, what type of people would you look for? I imagine you’d look for mature, responsible, high-character people.God, however, in building the family tree for Jesus Christ, chose many different kinds of people. Let’s take a look at a few …

Dear Santa: Children write letters to Santa Claus

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 9:34 a.m.

Goose Creek Recreation Center is collecting letters to Santa Claus before Christmas. The Independent ran several last week. Here are a few more of …

Macedonia Newsline: Congratulations to spelling bee winners

For the Berkeley Independant

Friday, December 18, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Macedonia Middle School conducted its spelling bee Dec. 8. The winners, Haley Thompson, Kieran Sumpter and Jasmine Benekin, will represent MMS in the …

St. Stephen View: Former St. Stephen Native Receives Service Award

Friday, December 18, 2015 3:48 p.m.

Former St. Stephen Native Receives Service Award

Trilogy: Friends, family gather to celebrate Wiggins’ 90th birthday

For the Berkeley Independant

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 1:33 p.m.

On a beautiful warm day in November, family members and friends gathered at the Redeemer Reformed Episcopal Church, Highway 45 in Pineville to …

Wise Words: Wake - up America

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 11:27 p.m.

“14 killed in San Bernardino, California attack.”

Summerville family helps stamp out hunger

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 11:23 p.m.

One Summerville family’s frontline work in the war on hunger earned them a special honor this fall.

Macedonia Newsline: Students collect food for those in need

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 12:46 p.m.

The food drive at Bonner Elementary School has collected a 2,728 non-perishable food items.

Cane Bay alumni graduates basic infrantry training

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 11:21 p.m.

A 2015 graduate of Cane Bay High School has graduated from basic infrantry training at Fort Jackson. U.S. Army Pvt. Carlton W. Mazyck is the son of Shirlene and Thaddis Mazyck of Moncks Corner.

Moncks Corner family flies out for holiday with Navy son

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 12:46 p.m.

A 2013 graduate of Cane Bay High School in Summerville and a Moncks Corner native serving in the U.S. Navy was selected to participate in a special event that reunited service members stationed in Norfolk, Va., with their families for Thanksgiving.

Mazyck graduates basic training

Saturday, December 5, 2015 12:01 a.m.

U.S. Army Pvt. Carlton W. Mazyck has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Jackson.

Macedonia Newsline: Macedonia Churches have Busy Schedules

Friday, December 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The craft/bake sale at Hoods Chapel on Saturday, Nov. 21 was very successful. The ladies had worked hard for months making all kinds of crafts. They were steadily making hot dogs that day. It was a busy time but a joyful one. Everyone was laughing and having a good time. It was very nice to see so many people coming in that we hadn’t seen …

Wise Words from Williams: A Merry but thoughtful Christmas holiday

Thursday, December 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

By the time this newspaper gets into your hands and you read this column Thanksgiving 2015 would have already been a memory, families would have returned home; there would have been the Black Friday face-off and fight to get the most sought after bargains, and most people are back to work.

Christmas community gatherings in St. Stephen

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:10 p.m.

You are invited on Friday to participate in the annual Town of St. Stephen Christmas Parade and Tree Walk 2015. The applications are available at Town Hall. The cost per tree is $60. The Christmas Tree Walk will be lit after the Town Parade and the Town Christmas Tree lighting.

Monarchs, Milkweed and a Mission UPDATED

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:09 p.m.

Got milkweed?

Cane Bay graduate serving in U.S. Navy receives special Thanksgiving family reunion

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 12:06 p.m.

A Moncks Corner native and 2013 graduate of Cane Bay High School serving in the U.S. Navy was selected to participate in a special event which reunited service members stationed in Norfolk, Va., with their families for Thanksgiving.

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