Medal of Honor recipient shares story with Rotarians

The Independent

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 1:35 p.m.

James Livingston is on a mission, a familiar situation for a retired Marine Corps major general.

Stags begin preparing for Green Wave

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 6:22 a.m.

The last time the Berkeley Stags beat Summerville, George Bush “43” was seeking election to a second term. Bruce Ellington was in seventh grade. And …

Berkeley sheriff’s citizen academy set

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 3:11 p.m.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office has set the next class of its Citizen Police Academy for Sept. 29 through Oct. 27, according to a release from …

Superintendent briefs public on county school delays

The Independent

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 6:23 a.m.

Weeks after city of Hanahan officials made public comments at the Berkeley County School District school board meeting, the district’s superintendent …

Red Cross helps family after Sunday fire

Monday, September 1, 2014 10:35 a.m.

American Red Cross volunteers provided assistance to a family of four on Sunday, Aug. 31.

Lady Cavs notch first win of season

Monday, September 1, 2014 10:12 a.m.

If any team on St. John’s volleyball schedule could have been the first win, rival Faith Christian Academy would be the choice.

Moncks Corner Baptist hosts Queen for a Year contest UPDATED

Sunday, August 31, 2014 8:56 a.m.

The Antioch Baptist Associations’ Women’s Auxiliary conducted its Annual Queen for a Year Coronation at the Moncks Corner Baptist Church last week. …

Moncks Corner NAACP announces election process

Sunday, August 31, 2014 9:42 a.m.

General Membership meetings of the Moncks Corner Branch NAACP are set for September, October and November, for the purpose of election of officers and at-large members of the executive committee.

Victim identified after truck strikes pedestrian; charges filed UPDATED

Saturday, August 30, 2014 4:14 a.m.

One person is dead after an overnight auto-pedestrian hit and run accident in Moncks Corner.

Knights too much for Berkeley, 38-21

Saturday, August 30, 2014 12:55 a.m.

It was one of those “Knights” for the Berkeley Stags.

Crash claims 30-year-old Moncks Corner man

Saturday, August 30, 2014 11:00 a.m.

A 30-year-old Moncks Corner man is dead after a 2 a.m. car accident on Highway 45.

Chamber, Haley ready to celebrate county

Friday, August 29, 2014 7:51 a.m.

The Berkeley Chamber of Commerce will formally celebrate Berkeley County and the companies and individuals who have been a mainstay of its success on …

Moncks Corner UMC hosts missionary

Friday, August 29, 2014 12:08 p.m.

Moncks Corner United Methodist Church welcomed Rukang Chikomb on Sunday, Aug. 17, a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of The …

Superintendent: School starts with ‘few hiccups,’ greater enrollment

The Independent

Thursday, August 28, 2014 8:14 a.m.

Berkeley County schools saw more than 800 new students join the district during the first week of school, according to numbers released by …

St. Stephen man sentenced to three years for domestic assault

Thursday, August 28, 2014 1:42 a.m.

A St. Stephen man who severely beat a woman was sentenced to three years in prison Tuesday, Aug. 26, according to the 9th Circuit Solicitor’s Office. …

American LaFrance’s remaining assets sold to recover private debt

The Independent

Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:34 p.m.

The winding road to the shuttered American LaFrance facility in Berkeley County will come alive again in the coming weeks as winning bidders retrieve …

City seeks vendors, sponsors for fall festival

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 10:25 a.m.

The City of Goose Creek will present its 2014 Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Marguerite H. Brown Municipal Center. …

Escaped inmate caught near Trident hospital

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 2:45 p.m.

A 20-year-old female inmate is back in custody after running from a deputy at Trident Medical Center early Wednesday, Aug. 27.

Stags seek to end losing skid against Knights

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 12:55 p.m.

The 2014 football season kicks into high gear with a full slate of games on Friday night, Aug. 29.

Virtual classrooms OK’d in Berkeley County

The Independent

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 7:01 a.m.

Brick-and-mortar classrooms will no longer be the only learning space available to Berkeley County students.

Sanford makes county visit

The Independent

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 12:53 p.m.

Second chances, states’ rights and health care were all topics of discussion for U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford at Monday night’s monthly Goose Creek NAACP …

Manufacturer eyes Berkeley County

The Independent

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 7:35 a.m.

More technician jobs could be coming to Berkeley County.

Cane Bay lottery ticket claimed by Summerville man

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 1:02 p.m.

The winning lottery ticket sold in Cane Bay last week has been claimed by a Summerville man.

Santee Cooper approves $10.85 million in loans

Monday, August 25, 2014 12:35 p.m.

The Santee Cooper Board of Directors has approved $10.85 million in loans to advance four commercial and industrial development projects that will benefit rural South Carolina.

Man pleads guilty in neglected dogs case

Monday, August 25, 2014 2:26 p.m.

The Berkeley County man accused of 43 counts of ill-treatment of animals has pleaded guilty to the charges.

Free boat inspections set for Aug. 30

Monday, August 25, 2014 7:39 a.m.

In an effort to keep state waterways safe during the upcoming Labor Day holiday weekend, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement …

Habitat partners with Town to revitalize Wall St. community

Monday, August 25, 2014 1:02 p.m.

The popular cliche “It takes a village,” carries some substance in this instance.

From Wildcat to Bulldog, Kory Brown comes home UPDATED

Sunday, August 24, 2014 9:26 a.m.

Kory Brown has decided to come home.

Expectations high at St. John’s despite early setbacks UPDATED

Saturday, August 23, 2014 9:16 a.m.

The St. John’s volleyball team played well during its first week of the 2014 season, but came away empty handed, dropping a pair of close losses to …

Moncks Corner police seek robbery suspect

Friday, August 22, 2014 3:25 p.m.

Moncks Corner police continue to search for a suspect in an armed robbery of the Sunoco convenience store at 101 S. Live Oak Dr.

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