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Gators wrap up challenging season

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 9:50 a.m.

A rough baseball season for the Goose Creek Gators came to a conclusion on Monday.

Cancer survivors, community unite for Relay for Life

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:10 p.m.

It was a bittersweet day for the community Saturday as locals gathered in the name of cancer to both celebrate local survivors and remember loved …

Residents invited to Lincolnville planning session

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:13 p.m.

You are invited to participate in Lincolnville’s Comprehensive Planning update process, which will determine a vision for the future of Lincolnville. This planning process will ensure quality growth, assist Lincolnville in prioritizing expenditure of funds, and coordinate future development efforts. The plan will focus on land use, housing, …

Community events

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:47 p.m.

On Sunday, May 3, Legare Farms will host the Big Red Barn Fundraising Festival, a fundraiser for rescued and unwanted horses. The festival will run from noon until 6 p.m. There will be live music by Nick Black, New Found Life and Nick Coes. There will be a jump castle, dunking booth and face painting, as well as a playground and animal barnyard …

Students can register now for Red Cross summer scholarship program

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 8:49 a.m.

This summer, high school and college students can win a scholarship by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive through the Leaders Save Lives program. Registration is now open to host a participating blood drive between June 1 and Aug. 31, 2015.

Putrid in Pineville: SC lawmaker seeks to end GenEarth

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Rep. Joe Jefferson likes being active. Most mornings, the Pineville Democrat walks two miles outside his home in the rural community.

GOP Sheriff candidates debate issues as runoff election nears

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The field of 14 GOP candidates for Berkeley County sheriff has narrowed to two, who now head to a runoff May 5 and seek to earn votes.

Summerville archers advance to national competition

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 11:24 a.m.

The S.C. Department of Natural Resources sponsored the state archery competition in Sumter on March 5 and 6 for the National Archery in Schools …

Volunteers give back to Summerville UPDATED

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 11:25 a.m.

Drizzling rain certainly didn’t deter the spirit of service as more than 360 volunteers of all ages tackled more than seven major projects …

US Surgeon General to address MUSC graduates

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 8:50 a.m.

Vice Admiral Vivek Murthy serving as 2015 commencement speaker

Fighting silence: Local group speaks up for those with postpartum depression UPDATED

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 9:49 a.m.

When my sister was born, I had never heard of postpartum depression. I just knew, after a while, my mother stopped getting out of bed.

Swamp Fox seniors instrumental in rout of BE

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 11:24 a.m.

Ashley Ridge gave Bishop England a big helping of Class AAAA softball Thursday.

DNR Youth Fishing Rodeo coming to county

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A Youth Fishing Rodeo is set for the Goose Creek Municipal Center on Saturday, May 9.

DD2 talks buses, SROs

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 7:18 a.m.

Two school services handled by outside agencies – busing and school security – are or could be handled by the district itself next year. …

Community meeting focuses on I-26 traffic solutions

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Area residents recently had the opportunity to voice their opinions and gain information on a potential future public transit system aimed at …

Haynie Running For Town Council

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 1:47 p.m.

In a speech to the East Cooper/Mount Pleasant Kiwanis Club today, local newspaper columnist Will Haynie announced his candidacy for Mount Pleasant …

MAU hiring event to fill skilled job openings in Charleston

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 9:38 a.m.

Start new career in upstate

Transit and tomatoes

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 10:34 a.m.

Transit in the Lowcountry needs your support today. While we’ve been working to plan a better system for the future long standing problems and exposure to the dysfunctions of our national politics threaten the survival of CARTA bus transit service here.

Findings announced from Citadel investigations

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 10:32 a.m.

The Citadel has concluded its investigations of hazing allegations that were reported in February. The majority of cases investigated were training violations against freshman cadets (primarily unauthorized physical activity), not hazing. Capt. Geno Paluso, commandant of cadets, initiated the investigation into allegations of misconduct and hazing …

Green Wave tennis team rolls into the playoffs

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:30 p.m.

The Green Wave boys’ tennis team has been on a roll.

Police Blotter - Public intox

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:07 p.m.

Police were called to a local hotel in reference to man on the ground near the pool. The complainant told police he watched the man go into the pool area, unzip his pants and urinate in public. Then he fell down.

Getting kids active while helping the community

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 10:13 a.m.

Want your family to have a super summer? Volunteer!

Bishops boys, PCA girls win UPDATED

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:09 p.m.

Bishop England boys soccer shut out Fort Dorchester, 3-0, Monday in North Charleston.

County Recognizes International Compost Awareness Week, May 3-9

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 10:55 a.m.

Tour the County’s Bees Ferry Compost Facility on Tuesday, May 5 starting at 2 p.m.

Explaining the chicken biscuit

Monday, April 27, 2015 4:04 p.m.

A new Chick-fil-A opened in town last week. Many of my former northern friends — Yankees — asked me, “Why is this news?”

Goose Creek doctor safe after Mt. Everest avalanche

Monday, April 27, 2015 1:33 p.m.

A Goose Creek doctor who had traveled to Nepal to climb Mt. Everest is safe after the earthquake and avalanche in that country.

Moultrie students help out furry friends

Monday, April 27, 2015 10:37 a.m.

One arrested in Ridgeville shooting UPDATED

Monday, April 27, 2015 4:38 p.m.

An Adams Run man was arrested last week on a charge of attempted murder and of possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

Drivin’ and Chooglin’ (04-24-15)

Monday, April 27, 2015 12:20 p.m.

Special to the Moultrie News

And then there were two: GOP Sheriff candidates debate, differentiate

Monday, April 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The field of 14 GOP candidates for Berkeley County sheriff has narrowed to two, who now head to a runoff May 5 and seek to earn votes.

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