Toddler dies in St. Stephen accident

Friday, May 22, 2015 10:13 a.m.

A 22-month-old boy died on Thursday, May 21 in an apparent drowning in St. Stephen.

Be careful! Memorial Day kicks off summer boating season

Friday, May 22, 2015 12:01 a.m.

With the summer boating season kicking into high gear, Berkeley County Rescue Squad Chief Bill Salisbury is stressing the importance of safety and …

Text-to-911 service launched in Berkeley County

Friday, May 22, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Berkeley County has launched Text-to-911 effective Thursday, May 21.

Timberland HS evacuated due to bomb threat

Thursday, May 21, 2015 9:50 a.m.

For the second straight day, the Berkeley County School District has had to deal with a bomb threat.

Suspect dead after shootout identified UPDATED

Thursday, May 21, 2015 6:39 a.m.

The suspect in the shooting of Berkeley Deputy Lt. Will Rogers has died following a shootout in downtown Charleston.

Red Cross encourages donation of blood, platelets

Thursday, May 21, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The American Red Cross is encouraging the donation of blood or platelets during its “100 days of summer. 100 days of hope” campaign, …

Property tax hike on the table for county schools

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The chief financial officer for Berkeley County schools delivered grim news during a school board budget workshop Tuesday: non-owner occupied homes …

Lady Cavs reflect on historic season

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Senior Christiana Mitchum and sophomore Cassie Haines helped cap an historic season for the St. John’s Christian Academy Lady Cavalier …

Cross JROTC Awards program sees cadets honored

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The JROTC administrators and instructors of Cross High School conducted their annual Awards Day Program on April 22 in the school’s Program …

CSU celebrates 50th graduation

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Charleston Southern University’s Class of 2015 graduated earlier this month at the North Charleston Coliseum, culminating the …

Reward offered for capture of gunman

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 2:22 p.m.

Law enforcement has announced an $11,000 reward for information leading to the capture of an unidentified suspect who ambushed and shot a Berkeley …

County sued over alleged unspent impact fees

Monday, May 18, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday asserts Berkeley County has failed to spend at least $10 million in collected impact fees in a timely and legal …

Berkeley County DAR honors Vietnam Veterans

Monday, May 18, 2015 11:44 a.m.

Over 200 people attended a Vietnam War Survivors and Remembrance Service on May 1 at the Berkeley County Veterans Monument in Moncks Corner.  …

Lady Wolves’ 4x100 relay team wins AA state championship

Sunday, May 17, 2015 1:07 p.m.

Add another state championship banner hanging from the rafters of the Timberland High School gymnasium.

County historical site set for groundbreaking ceremony

Saturday, May 16, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A groundbreaking ceremony for the St. James, Goose Creek Chapel of Ease Historical Site will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on June 13 to mark the …

SLED releases sketch of person of interest; Rogers remains in critical condition UPDATED

Friday, May 15, 2015 1:48 a.m.

SLED has released a sketch of a person of interest in the shooting of a county deputy.

Lady Stags come home fighting to stay alive

Friday, May 15, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley Lady Stags find themselves with their backs against the wall, much like their baseball counterparts, after losing 7-1 at Hartsville on …

Whitesville Elementary hosts 5K race UPDATED

Thursday, May 14, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Whitesville Elementary School Running Club, made up of 50 third through fifth graders, hosted its first annual 5K race at Old Santee Canal Park …

State’s deer harvest dips in 2014

Thursday, May 14, 2015 12:01 p.m.

South Carolina’s deer harvest was down in 2014.

Park and Rec Youth Night highlights future stars

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Baseball and softball players from Moncks Corner’s Park and Recreation leagues gathered at Jim Bradley Field and the Lady Stags softball …

Stags fall 4-2 to Gilbert in 10 innings UPDATED

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 11:10 p.m.

It comes down to one game.

Settlement underway for shuttered firetruck-maker’s former employees

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The parent company of a defunct manufacturer in Berkeley County could pay $385,000 to about 100 former workers after its Moncks Corner plant abruptly …

Fallen police officers remembered

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Law enforcement officers from around the Lowcountry gathered the morning of May 6 to remember brothers in blue who have made the ultimate sacrifice. …

County moves to shut down GenEarth

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 4:31 p.m.

Berkeley County has reached an agreement to end operation of a biotechnology company responsible for creating an unbearable stench for neighbors.

Bonner recognizes Terrific Kids for April

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Bonner Elementary School recently announced its Terrific Kids for April. They were recognized for displaying honesty and integrity in their …

Volvo to build first US car plant in Berkeley County UPDATED

Monday, May 11, 2015 8:07 a.m.

Volvo Cars will set up its first U.S. car plant in Berkeley County.

Cub Scouts enjoy Pinewood Derby

Monday, May 11, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Cub Scout Pack 743 held its annual Pinewood Derby on April 25, upholding a 62-year-old Scouting tradition.

Celebrate nature with nearby one-day festival

Monday, May 11, 2015 2:05 p.m.

The Bulls Bay Nature Festival: From the Forest to the Sea will bring the people of the Sewee and Santee areas together in a big way for an outdoor celebration of nature and community Saturday, May 16.

St. Stephen Police hosting summer camp

Sunday, May 10, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The St. Stephen Police Department will be hosting the first “Joshua L. Milligan” summer camp this year.

Court of Appeals affirms earlier two-hospital ruling

Saturday, May 9, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The six-year-old dispute between two local health system providers may have written its final chapter.

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