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Howe Hall AIMS’ Jump Rope for Heart raises $14K

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

Howe Hall AIMS recently put its money where its heart is.

School board approves 2015-16 instructional calendar

Thursday, March 26, 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 calendar during the March 24 meeting.


Turkey hunting season expected to draw 50,000

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

An estimated 50,000 hunters will take to the woods during the upcoming turkey season, generating an estimated $30 million in direct expenditures for South Carolina’s economy.


Walmart Neighborhood Market now hiring

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

Walmart will hire up to 95 associates to work at the new Walmart Neighborhood Market slated to open this summer in Goose Creek.

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Sports

Knights miss third no-hitter, get another gem instead

Friday, March 27, 12:09 a.m.

Stratford's baseball team didn't get three no-hitters in a row but it did get three outs on one play.

Hiott dazzles, also tosses no-hitter

Wednesday, March 25, 10:08 p.m.

For Stratford's baseball team, one no-hitter deserved another.


Goose Creek sweeps region foe

Wednesday, March 25, 11:00 a.m.

The Goose Creek soccer program carded a clean sweep over Cane Bay in Region 7-AAAA competition on Tuesday at GCHS.


Mobbs no-hitter leads Knights past rivals

Tuesday, March 24, 10:57 p.m.

It wasn’t perfect or always pretty but it was a no-hitter.

Education

Students enjoy visit from the tooth fairy

Wednesday, March 4, 10:34 p.m.

The month of February saw tooth fairies from Dr. Nirenblatt’s office visit classes at Goose Creek Primary to teach the children about good dental hygiene.

Howe Hall AIMS application deadline March 31

Wednesday, March 25, 4:22 p.m.

All applications for students interested in attending Howe Hall Arts Infused Magnet School (AIMS) for the 2015-2016 academic year must be postmarked by Tuesday, March 31.


Consultant becomes Principal for a Day at Sangaree Elementary

Tuesday, March 17, 10:19 a.m.

Margaret Seidler was Sangaree Elementary School’s Principal for the Day this month, briefly displacing Principal Alan Wilson. Seidler is a nationally-recognized organizational development...


Sorority announces scholarships for female seniors

Tuesday, March 10, 10:26 a.m.

The Berkeley County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. has announced information about its annual scholarship.

Community News

Fleet Reserve participates in Massing of the Colors

Monday, March 23, 11:14 a.m.

The Fleet Reserve Association, Low Country Branch 269 in Goose Creek, participated in the Massing of the Colors at The Citadel on March 8.

Military graduations for local soldiers announced

Wednesday, March 25, 4:22 p.m.

Air Force Reserve Airman Matthew T. Principio graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.


Magnolia Gardens to host First Steps ‘Tea Party’

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

Tri-county families are invited to put on their prettiest or silliest hats, enjoy the beauty of Magnolia Gardens, and remember the importance of play time together on Saturday, April 18 from 1 to 4...


Easter rock hunt coming to Goose Creek

Tuesday, March 17, 10:19 a.m.

The Easter bunny is going to rock out this year.

Opinion

Sleep is big business in 2015

Tuesday, March 10, 10:30 a.m.

Sleep is big business.

Houses on the brain

Tuesday, March 10, 10:30 a.m.

You can’t go home again, according to Thomas Wolfe. But you can drive past it on the interstate and wave (according to me.)

Let’s leave Lowcountry turkey hunting season alone

Tuesday, February 3, 10:23 a.m.

South Carolina has a great amount of diversity in topography, climate, and outdoor opportunities. We are truly blessed to live here.

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