Ellington football camp set for June 11

Thursday, May 26, 10:11 p.m.

Two of Moncks Corner’s National Football League players, Andre Ellington and Bruce Ellington, will host the third annual Ellington Elite Youth Football Camp on Saturday, June 11 at Berkeley...

Charleston Baseball Hall of Fame Releases 2016 candidates

Thursday, May 26, 10:11 p.m.

The Charleston Baseball Hall of Fame’s advisory committee has released its candidates for the Class of 2016, and enshrinement will be conducted by voting from local fans.

Moncks Corner ranked as No. 2 most stressful city in SC

Thursday, May 26, 9:29 a.m.

You’d think living near a lake and a national forest in a town of less than 9,000 people would be relaxing, but according to a newly released list of South Carolina’s most stressed-out...

S.C. House candidate featured in next Conversation with the Candidates

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

S.C. House District 15 challenger Steven Smith will sit down with Berkeley Independent reporter Lindsay Street and voters during the last installment of Conversation with the Candidates 6 p.m.

Judo teachers win in Pan-American Games

Representing the United States, husband and wife duo Robert Gouthro and Dr. Lisa Capriotti brought home two gold medals from the Pan-American Judo Championships in Cuba last month, defeating teams...

Athletic awards presented to Berkeley Co. student athletes

Berkeley and Timberland high schools (BHS, THS) along with St. John’s Christian Academy, recognized their athletes for a job well done and a great spring season last week.

Ellington Elite Youth Football Camp set for June 11

Two of the Lowcountry’s National Football League players, Andre Ellington and Bruce Ellington, will host the Ellington Elite Youth Football Camp on Sat., June 11 in Moncks Corner.

Wolves MVP McKinney signs with Lander

Timberland High School senior Dailyn McKinney signed a letter of intent with Lander University.

St. Stephen teacher named rookie teacher of the year

Berkeley County School District has named St. Stephen Elementary’s Dorian Palladino, a Special Education teacher, as the 2016 Rookie Teacher of the Year. The District honored Palladino and 139.

Nine Berkeley County residents earn degrees from FMU

FLORENCE – Nine of the 346 Francis Marion University graduates from the spring commencement are from Berkeley County.

BES names ‘Terrific Kids’ for honesty, integrity

Berkeley Elementary School recently recognized children in grades K4-2nd grade for demonstrating April’s virtues of honesty and integrity for its monthly Terrific Kids.

Local governor’s school students bring home science awards

Forty-five students from the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics recently brought home 59 awards from the SC Junior Academy of Science Annual Spring Meeting.

Guest Editorial: Rep. Joe Jefferson

The House of Representatives amended, approved, and sent the Senate H.4776, the “South Carolina Education School Facilities Act.” The legislation makes provisions for state financial...

Macedonia Newsline: Bonner Elementary students celebrate end of year

Providence Baptist Church will have a special singing service by Peggy Sineath, at 11 a.m. May 29. There will be a covered-dish dinner following the service.

Be encouraging when sharing gospel with others

A dear church member went to be the Lord a few weeks ago. As I was preparing to preach his funeral, the word that came to my mind that described him was the word, “encourager.” I...

Trilogy: Community invited to spring revival services at Day Dawn Baptist Church

The Rev. Joshua Prioleau, officers and the entire Day Dawn Baptist Church family has invited the community to revival services 7 p.m. nightly, June 1-3 on Highway 45 in Pineville.

Guest Column

Kennard: Newest grad has proud father

Pardon me for a minute while I brag about my children, specifically my youngest child, Tall Sam. Sam is the youngest of our four children. He’s got an older brother who actually may have a...

Guest Column

Smith Says: Questions: Why are we so tired? Cocktails anyone?

Random thoughts while washing my car and wondering why every bird within 50 miles apparently has GPS leading directly to my windshield:


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