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Suspect in fatal shooting also wanted in child rape case

Wednesday, July 27, 2:02 p.m.

UPDATED Wednesday, July 27, 2016 2:08 pm

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s office released the identity of one of the two remaining men still at large after a fatal home invasion July 21 in Huger.

Hummingbirds bring a sweet sight to backyards

Wednesday, July 27, 12:01 p.m.

What does Goose Creek and Moncks Corner have that downtown Charleston doesn’t have? Well, for one, a lot more hummingbirds.


First practice here for football teams

Wednesday, July 27, 12:01 p.m.

Coaches and players often refer to the start of football practice as Christmas in July or August.


Johnson making career jump

Wednesday, July 27, 12:01 a.m.

Former Stratford High School boys basketball coach Troy Johnson is moving away from the sidelines into administration.

Bucs favored to win Big South

Charleston Southern is the Big South Conference preseason favorite for the first time in the football program’s history.

Ladson woman and dog to hike in the desert

Apollo lost a leg, but it didn’t stop him from developing a love for hiking.


Maw, Singleton summer league all-stars

A pair of local former high school baseball standouts have made their marks on the diamond this summer with their respective college woodbat teams.


Seven CSU players preseason all-conference

A league-high seven Charleston Southern football players were named to the Big South’s preseason all-conference team, announced Tuesday.

Citadel recruits K-12 STEM teacher candidates

To meet the critical need for highly trained K-12 teachers of science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines (STEM), The Citadel Graduate College is accepting applications for full,...

Sangaree Middle band director selected for directors association

Brian Trauger, band director at Sangaree Middle School, was recently elected to membership at the American School Band Directors Association, held in Lexington, Kentucky June 29 to July 1.


Berkeley Co. schools raise taxes for second year in a row

For the second time in as many years, another tax increase for public schools will hit Berkeley County taxpayers.


Planted with a purpose

On track to create a common area that can be enjoyed by all, additional landscaping to St. John’s Christian Academy’s campus will offer a scenic view to visitors, a place for students...

Military news update

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Austin-Eugene G. Burkett graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

A bang for bucks

Brightly colored containers have appeared along the roadsides throughout Berkeley and Dorchester counties as entrepreneurs are setting up shop for the Independence Day holiday.


Help animals beat the heat this summer

Cody knows how to keep his cool. The 15-year-old pinto horse drinks plenty of water – possibly up to 24 gallons in one day – and hangs out in the shade of a pine tree as the day heats...


Summer season is peak time for grilling fires

With summer in full swing, home chefs everywhere are reaching for their outdoor grills.

Kennard: A good car is a bonus in stormy weather

Let’s talk about the weather for a minute. It’s hot. It’s rainy. It’s humid. It’s cool – well not really cool. And that’s all in one minute.

Kennard: Watch for familiar faces at Olympics in August

I love the Olympics. I love the pageantry, the drama, the underdog stories, the rivalries and the camaraderie between nations that this world sporting event fosters.

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