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District, emergency responders simulate tornado touch-down at school

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley County School District practiced its emergency response to a simulated tornado crisis at the Cainhoy Elementary and Middle School on …

Moncks Corner voters go to the polls

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 12:04 p.m.

Candidates Mike Lockliear and Tonia Aiken-Taylor have been posted out front at town hall since polls opened at 7 a.m. Both have said the voter …

Lockliear wins: ‘This has been my dream’ UPDATED

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 7:02 p.m.

On a beautiful spring day in Moncks Corner, residents went to the polls.

Census data: Berkeley County continues to be fastest growing in SC

Monday, March 30, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Berkeley County has topped the charts again as the Palmetto state’s fastest growing county and 40th fastest growing in the nation.

THS grad leads Oklahoma City University to NAIA title

Monday, March 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Alvin’s Rateska Brown is a champion.

Waddells capture Yard of the Month honors

Sunday, March 29, 2015 1:37 a.m.

The Belle Isle Garden Club announced that the March Yard of the Month recognition was presented to Jim and Patsy Waddell of Herring Road in Cross. …

Moncks Corner man killed in Old 52 accident

Sunday, March 29, 2015 6:54 p.m.

A Moncks Corner man was killed in a single car accident in the early morning of March 29.

Catfish Festival

Sunday, March 29, 2015 8:50 p.m.

Moncks Corner teen dies in single car accident on Highway 402

Saturday, March 28, 2015 10:28 a.m.

Travis Kyle Jackson, 19, of Moncks Corner, was killed early Saturday morning, March. 28 in a single car accident on Highway 402 in rural Berkeley County.

Stags and Lady Stags sweep O.W. by identical 9-0 scores

Saturday, March 28, 2015 12:03 a.m.

Orangeburg-Wilkinson was more than happy to get out of Moncks Corner this week after losing to the Berkeley Stags by a combined 18-0 score on the …

Red Cross assists St. Stephen family

Saturday, March 28, 2015 12:01 p.m.

American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers were on the scene following an early morning fire March 26, which destroyed a home on Betaw Street in …

Santee Cooper announces operating hours for Pinopolis Lock

Friday, March 27, 2015 3:31 p.m.

Santee Cooper has announced 2015 operating hours for the Pinopolis Lock at the Jefferies Hydroelectric Station on Lake Moultrie.

The Warrior Ride

Friday, March 27, 2015 12:38 a.m.

The Town of St. Stephen was honored to welcome "The Warrior Ride." The St. Stephen Elementary School was their first stop of the day. The …

Rozier: ‘Our roads need to be fixed’

Friday, March 27, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The head of the state’s roads commission took the General Assembly to task during a recent business breakfast in Berkeley County.

School board approves 2015-16 instructional calendar

Friday, March 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Get ready to start planning around the 2015-2016 school year. The Berkeley County School District school board unanimously approved its instructional …

Berkeley County schools ban clothing depicting guns

Thursday, March 26, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The Berkeley County School Board unanimously passed a policy prohibiting students from wearing clothing depicting or suggesting weapons during the …

10-run inning caps Stags’ 16-1 rout of Colleton County

Thursday, March 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Up 4-1 going into the top of the second inning, the Berkeley Stags sent 15 hitters to the plate and tacked on 10 runs to win 16-1 in five innings …

Haley proclaims March Prescribed Fire Awareness Month

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has proclaimed March 2015 Prescribed Fire Awareness Month in South Carolina.

Jackson and Gadsden savor twin state titles

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The Berkeley High School wrestling program borrowed a page from Star Trek, going where no man – or Berkeley wrestler – has gone before. …

County suspends Blue Laws

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County has unanimously suspended South Carolina’s Sunday work prohibitions, commonly known as Blue Laws, during a final reading …

District touts ‘huge savings for taxpayers’

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:10 p.m.

A new credit rating for Berkeley County schools could save taxpayers millions of dollars, according to a Berkeley County School District press …

SCHP honors local trooper for service, expertise

Monday, March 23, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Corporal Rupert B. Pope has been honored as a South Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper of the Year for Troop 6.

Young wrestlers win SCYWA state championships

Monday, March 23, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley Stags future wrestlers Gavin Canady and Jackson Proctor won state championships during the recent South Carolina Youth State Wrestling …

Athletic directors Cruce, Craig and McDowell honored

Sunday, March 22, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Three Berkeley County School District Athletic Directors were named Athletic Director of the Year for their regions.

Berkeley Bass Fishing Club making a splash

Saturday, March 21, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley Stags Bass Fishing Club has enjoyed great success in its first year of competition, winning at Summerton’s John C. Land …

Stags dethrone Monarchs in best outing of tennis season

Friday, March 20, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley Stags tennis team is firing on all cylinders as the 2015 season enters its second month.

Red Cross assists after Moncks Corner residential fire

Friday, March 20, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The American Red Cross assisted a family whose Moncks Corner residence, located on Hillcrest Drive, sustained fire damage on Thursday, March 19.

2 former town policemen sue Moncks Corner police chief

Friday, March 20, 2015 4:01 p.m.

A pending lawsuit accuses Moncks Corner Police Chief Chad Caldwell of favoritism and retaliation.

Town seeking solution to intersection issue

Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Getting the expansion project involving the busiest intersection in Moncks Corner off the ground has become a lot like pulling teeth.

County jobless rate rises as more join workforce in January

Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:26 p.m.

Berkeley County’s unemployment rate has risen compared with the previous month and this time last year.

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