Cross/Santee Cooper Lakes KOA honored

Saturday, November 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Cross/Santee Cooper Lakes KOA has earned the prestigious 2016 KOA President’s Award from Kampgrounds of America, the world’s largest system of family-friendly, open-to-the-public campgrounds.

Holiday happenings and terrific kids

Friday, November 27, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Macedonia Middle School band and First Priority Club will be performing at Celebrate the Season at the Santee Canal Park on Friday, Dec. 4. They will be selling hot chocolate, coffee, baked goods, and s’mores from 6 to 9:30 p.m. and their students will be performing from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Also their Christmas band concert will be coming up on …

Happy Thanksgiving to all

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

As we approach the Thanksgiving season we do so with mixed emotions. On one hand we are excited to be with family and friends and to celebrate together. It’s one of those times of the year we look forward to and many people cherish. But while we in …

Mystery plant: A fungus among us

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 10:03 a.m.

Every now and then the Mystery Plant column features something that isn’t exactly a plant. Like this time.

Johnson graduates basic training

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 10:09 a.m.

U.S. Army Pvt. Tichina K. Johnson has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Jackson.

2nd Annual Turkey Giveaway

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 10:07 a.m.

Sara Guess Gramling & Joshua Wade Craven wed

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 10:11 a.m.

Sara Guess Gramling and Joshua Wade Craven were married on October 31, 2015 at the Moncks Corner United Methodist Church with a reception at …

Cross Elem 2K Smile Run/Walk UPDATED

Monday, November 23, 2015 10:33 a.m.

CES held it's first 2K Smile Run/Walk on Friday.Fifth grade students Demetrius Dickerson and Tyler Askins designed the logo for t-shirts/water …

Barnes lead Timberland parade as grand marshals UPDATED

Friday, November 20, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Rev. and Mrs. Julius Barnes were the Grand Marshals for the Timberland High Homecoming Parade in St. Stephen on Oct. 23. Rev. Barnes represents …

God bless our vets and God bless America

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 12:29 p.m.

Last week, there were various veteran celebrations across the state including those in the low country. I attended one of those celebrations.

Goertzen’s announce birth of granddaughter

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 12:28 p.m.

Mike and June Goertzen are pleased to announce the birth of their newest grandchild and first granddaughter, Hannah Rose. She was born September 30 …

Busy times in Macedonia as holiday season begins

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 12:29 p.m.

Macedonia Middle School had a Halloween Dance on Friday, Oct. 30. The Student Council raised almost $1,000 from the dance. Student Council will be …

Macedonia Newsline: School Conducting Food Drive

Friday, November 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Bonner Elementary will conduct a canned food drive for local families in need. The drive started Monday and ends Nov. 23. Students will compete in a grade-level challenge to collect the most donations. Whoever does will receive a sweet treat in the cafeteria on Tuesday, Nov. 24. The canned goods will be donated to a community food bank which helps …

Trilogy: 138th annual session of Antioch Baptist Association convenes in St. Stephen

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 11:36 a.m.

The 138th Annual Session of the Antioch Baptist Association, convened at the St. Stephen Baptist Church, St. Stephen, Oct. 28 through Nov. 1, with …

Jamestown Loop: Busy November at St. Stephen Elementary

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 11:37 a.m.

On Nov. 9, St. Stephen Elementary hosted “Falling into Literacy.” Then, on Nov. 11, the monthly “Parents as Leaders” class will be held at 10 a.m. On Nov. 19, the Annual Spelling Bee for students in grades 1-5 will begin at 8:30 p.m. Please come out and support your children at these events at the school. Please …

Law enforcement job is tough

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 11:40 a.m.

There are some subjects that are highly emotional. Emotional to the point that common sense sometimes, or most times do not prevail. The atmosphere in many places in America towards the police is rather hostile and it doesn’t seem to be getting any better because of more and more high profile incidents in the news. When it comes to a …

Trilogy: Thank you to businesses helping children in foster care

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley County Foster Parent Association acknowledges Orvin’s Insurance of St. Stephen, Berkeley Electric Cooperative of Moncks Corner and The Greater St. James Church of Summerville through the assistance provided by Mrs. Frances Taylor and Mrs. Angelyn Simmons as they support with their time, efforts and gifts children placed in …

Wetherington elected to property manager board

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 1:25 p.m.

Moncks Corner resident Eric D. Wetherington was elected to the board of the National Association of Residential Property Managers at the …

Town of St. Stephen Community Lunch

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 1:24 p.m.

The St. Stephen Community History Room and Café will be open 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12 . The menu will consist of turkey with dressing, candied yams, green beans, cranberry sauce, plus more.

Wise Words from Williams: How is your self control?

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 1:24 p.m.

For most people life is a real challenge. It’s not just in times of bad weather, as recently happened to us; neither is it just when something unfortunate happens that life becomes challenging. Some people find life challenging almost all the time. What that means is that we can always benefit from some words of encouragement, or something …

‘Music City - Nashville’ theme of fall flower show at Coastal Carolina Fair

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 1:24 p.m.

Expect a little bit of country and a little bit of rock ‘n’ roll at the “Music City - Nashville” fall flower show held …

Jamestown Loop: A munster good time to be had in Jamestown

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 10:46 a.m.

Hell Hole, Inc. announces Munster Mash, a Halloween Party for young and old. It will be held on Saturday from 5-9 p.m. at the Steel Shed in Jamestown. It will feature games, prizes, haunted house and hayride, as well as a “Trunk or Treat,” and a costume contest for all ages. Look for the event on Facebook. This is sponsored by Hell …

Macedonia Newsline: Busy time in the community

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 10:47 a.m.

Oak Grove PH Church will be having their Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 31 from 1-6 p.m., with free face painting, carnival games, and inflatables. There will be gospel music from 2-5 p.m., and food will be sold from 5-6 p.m. Hot dogs will be available for $1; chips and drinks for 50 cents. They will also be having a Chili Cook-Off; for $5, get …

The David and Goliath Business Parable

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 10:46 a.m.

When it comes to inspirational stories, ideas, and thoughts there is no book that comes close to the bible in my opinion. Let me make it clear, the bible is a lot more than that to me and many others; but even if we viewed it as just a body of great inspiring literature, as some people do, it is unbeatable. People have gone to the bible for hope, …

Trilogy: Jefferson honored by Sheriff’s Advisory Board

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 10:48 a.m.

At the Oct. 20 Sheriff’s Advisory Board, Rep. Joseph Jefferson was presented with the matted and framed “Old 1940 Dodge Truck” …

St. Stephen View: ‘Shocktober’ walk set for Halloween

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 10:48 a.m.

This is an invitation for Halloween Fun with the little ones in the community with an adult chaperoning. This fun but scary event will be held at Rosewood Lane in St. Stephen. Name of the event is the “Shocktober” Yard Walk and will begin at 7 p.m. and last until 10:30 p.m. This is a Relay for Life Fundraiser. Please bring a …

Moncks Corner resident is recognized as new member of Sigma Alpha Lambda

Thursday, October 22, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Lauren Brooke McKnight of Moncks Corner was recently recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, a national leadership and honors organization at …

Macedonia Newsline: Rev. Caison to speak; fall festival at Victory Baptist

Thursday, October 22, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Providence Baptist Church located at 2069 North Highway 17-A, in the Macedonia Community will have its annual “Homecoming Day” on Oct. …

A salute to first responders

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 11:38 a.m.

The rains are behind us and the cleaning up continues. But even more difficult than the physical cleaning up of debris and repair of roads and bridges, as expensive as some of those will be, is the cleaning up and repair of lives after the disruption and damage that has been done to so many individuals and families. Long after the debris is gone, …

Chase After a Cure donates $120K for pediatric cancer research

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 11:37 a.m.

Celebrating the end of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in September, local nonprofit Chase After a Cure made its annual donation to the Medical …

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