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Heat hard on Lower Santee River striped bass

Heat hard on Lower Santee River striped bass
Sunday, July 24, 2016 7:39 a.m.

Striped bass and other fish living in the Lower Santee River are struggling to survive high water temperatures and overcrowding.

Two of five suspects remain at large in fatal home invasion

Two of five suspects remain at large in fatal home invasion

For the Independent

Sunday, July 24, 2016 7:36 a.m.

Three of the five men suspected in carrying out a fatal home invasion in Huger early Thursday morning are in custody.

Convicted child rapist wanted by sheriff’s office UPDATED

Convicted child rapist wanted by sheriff’s office
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 5:49 p.m.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office has asked for help from the public in locating a man accused of failing to register as a sex offender.

New staffers join Jarrard, Nowell & Russell

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Jarrard, Nowell & Russell LLC (JNR), a Charleston-based accounting and business advisory firm, has named Kristi Rudd as office manager and Trey …

Revival for youth, community set for July 27

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Victory Baptist Church has planned its ONE WAY - Youth Revival for 7-9 p.m. July 27-29.

Elvis Shannon

Elvis Shannon
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 12:45 p.m.

With the final season on the horizon, Elvis Shannon’s got something to talk about.

Nonprofit seeks to help navigate muddy waters of heirs’ property

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Melvin Richburg of Eutawville owns an unknown portion of a 57-acre tract of land in Berkeley County. It’s unknown because it’s heirs’ property. Richburg could be one of a dozen or several dozen with a legal claim to the property.

Polls open to decide GOP candidate for S.C. House District 100

Polls open to decide GOP candidate for S.C. House District 100
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 7:00 a.m.

Polls are open for voters in S.C. House District 100 to decide the GOP nominee in a special election.

Davis crushes Metts for S.C. House District 100 UPDATED

Davis crushes Metts for S.C. House District 100
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 12:01 a.m.

S.C. Rep. Sylleste Davis, R-Moncks Corner, is the unofficial winner of the S.C. House District 100 GOP special primary, held Tuesday, July 19.

Jefferson Awards honors six in Berkeley County

Monday, July 18, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The 3rd Biennial Jefferson Awards Banquet was held Saturday, July 9, at the FOP facility on South Live Oak Drive in Moncks Corner.

Crime in the county UPDATED

Crime in the county
Monday, July 18, 2016 12:22 p.m.

A red gas can valued at $30 was reported stolen July 12 from a residence in Boulder Bluff. Goose Creek Police responded to the call in reference to …

Fatal wreck claims Summerville woman

Monday, July 18, 2016 9:59 a.m.

A 34-year-old Summerville woman has died following a Goose Creek wreck at around 7:25 p.m. Saturday, July 16, according to a report from the Berkeley County Coroner’s Office.

Have food, grill, music and a message, will travel

Have food, grill, music and a message, will travel
Monday, July 18, 2016 12:01 a.m.

“From Highway 52 take a right then a left,” Moncks Corner police officer PFC R.O. Scott said. “We’ll be there.”

Google awards STEM Camp Grant to Girl Scouts in Berkeley

Sunday, July 17, 2016 5:18 p.m.

Google has awarded a STEM camp grant to Girl Scouts of Eastern South Carolina for Berkeley County.

Bowers climbs to the top of North America

Bowers climbs to the top of North America
Sunday, July 17, 2016 3:01 a.m.

Lowcountry Realtor Justin Bowers recently climbed to the top of the highest peak in North America.

County mulls recycling change; public input requested for July 25 meeting

County mulls recycling change; public input requested for July 25 meeting
Sunday, July 17, 2016 2:46 a.m.

The county is looking for a “short term” fix for its current recycling contract that won’t raise fees on residents.

County engineer proposes dirt-road alternative to cut down on dust, maintenance

Sunday, July 17, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Berkeley County’s 185-plus miles of dirt roads could get an upgrade.

Save the red wolf, a half-million people tell feds

For the Independent

Sunday, July 17, 2016 12:01 p.m.

As the recovery program for the imperiled red wolf hangs by its last claws, nearly a half-million people have signed a petition started by two high …

RedHawks roughed up in opener

RedHawks roughed up in opener
Sunday, July 17, 2016 11:41 p.m.

The defending Central Carolina Football League champions were simply too strong for the new kids on the block.

Berkeley Electric Co-op, Red Cross offer free smoke alarms

Berkeley Electric Co-op, Red Cross offer free smoke alarms
Friday, July 15, 2016 9:25 a.m.

Berkeley Electric Cooperative and American Red Cross have partnered on a new program to help install smoke alarms in the homes of co-op members with …

Houston returns to BHS wrestling UPDATED

Houston returns to BHS wrestling
Friday, July 15, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Earnest Houston is back for a second stint as the Berkeley High School wrestling coach.

Suspect who broke into Berkeley County school also stole iPads, investigators say UPDATED

Suspect who broke into Berkeley County school also stole iPads, investigators say

dmunday@postandcourier.com

Thursday, July 14, 2016 11:51 a.m.

The man who broke into a Berkeley County school and vandalized a vending machine also broke in and stole iPads, according to the Sheriff’s …

Berkeley County clerk of court announces enhanced security measures at courthouse

Berkeley County clerk of court announces enhanced security measures at courthouse
Thursday, July 14, 2016 10:16 a.m.

Berkeley County Clerk of Court Mary Brown announced today that, since our world has become more vulnerable to acts of random violence, enhanced …

Polls open July 19 for SC House District 100 race

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Polls open to decide the Republican candidate for S.C. House District 100 Tuesday, July 19.

BHS Beta Club competes at National convention

BHS Beta Club competes at National convention
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley High School Beta Club took their talent on the road recently when they traveled to the National Beta Convention in New Orleans June 27- …

NAPA fundraising campaign kicks off

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 12:01 a.m.

NAPA Auto Parts recently launched the “Get Back and Give Back” campaign in partnership with the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund (IFHF).

Bucs’ non-conference slate includes ACC, SEC schools

Bucs’ non-conference slate includes ACC, SEC schools
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Charleston Southern’s men’s basketball team will take the court against four power conference opponents as part of its non-conference …

Bucs release volleyball slate

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Trips to Western Carolina and Georgia Southern and two Lowcountry tournaments at College of Charleston and The Citadel highlight the Charleston Southern volleyball schedule this fall.

A new face with a familiar name: SJCA acquires a new athletic director

A new face with a familiar name: SJCA acquires a new athletic director
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 12:01 p.m.

If the face of St. John’s Christian Academy’s (SJCA) new athletic director looks familiar, the name might ring a bell too.

RedHawks open at Charlotte

RedHawks open at Charlotte
Monday, July 11, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Ten months of planning and training for their inaugural season in the Central Carolina Football League has come to an end for the Lowcountry RedHawks. …

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