Berkeley Countyís labor force declines as jobless rate decreases

Friday, October 24, 12:22 p.m.

The labor force and number of those employed in Berkeley County decreased from August to September, according to numbers released by S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce.

Timberland Homecoming a success in 2014

Friday, October 24, 12:24 a.m.

Timberland High Schoolís Homecoming was highlighted last week by the crowning of 2014 Homecoming Queen Shaíkaisha Broughton.

Alcoa to sell ownership stake in Mt. Holly smelter

Friday, October 24, 7:07 p.m.

Alcoa has announced that it has reached an agreement to sell its ownership stake in the Mt. Holly aluminum smelter in Goose Creek to Century Aluminum Company for $67.5 million in cash, plus an...

Shooting sports offered to interested state schools

Thursday, October 23, 12:14 p.m.

The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources has announced a new shooting sports opportunity for Palmetto State schools.

Football Roundup: Cross, Timberland improve to 3-0 in region play

Tuesday, October 21, 10:12 a.m.

Berkeley isnít the only team standing in line to play for a region championship.

Cavs capture Region IV cross country championship

Tuesday, October 21, 12:30 p.m.

St. Johnís Connor Thornton blew the competition away.

Parade and Fall Festival highlight Berkeley homecoming

Wednesday, October 15, 2:06 p.m.

Berkeley High School Principal Steven Steele said it best as he looked ahead to Fridayís homecoming festivities and football game against Orangeburg-Wilkinson.

Stags cross country gearing for playoff run

Monday, October 13, 10:30 a.m.

Itís funny how life emulates sports, and sports mimic life.

BMS announces Students of the Month

Friday, October 24, 11:44 a.m.

Berkeley Middle School recently announced its Students of the Month for September.

Governorís School accepting applications for Class of 2017

Wednesday, October 15, 8:05 a.m.

The Governorís School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is now accepting applications for its Class of 2017 through Feb. 15, 2015.

Library, First Steps present ĎRead for the Recordí

Tuesday, October 14, 1:58 p.m.

Jumpstartís Read for the Record, presented in partnership with CVS Health, the Berkeley County Library system and Berkeley County First Steps, will take place at libraries within Berkeley County...


Saturday, October 11, 9:12 a.m.

Each month, Berkeley Middle School chooses its Terrific Kids in Kindergarten, first grade and second grade.

THS students receive inspirational visit

Monday, October 20, 7:34 a.m.

Students and faculty at Timberland High School were recently treated to internationally renowned motivator, educator and author, Principal Baruti Kafele.

World Day of Prayer set for November

Tuesday, October 21, 12:31 p.m.

The Baptist Womenís World Day of Prayer happens each year in November.

Mystery Plant looks great Ė but can become a pest

Wednesday, October 15, 8:05 a.m.

Such a friendly plant, and so easy to please Ö but once youíve got it in your backyard, it may never want to leave.

DeHay enjoys visit with family

Wednesday, October 15, 7:58 a.m.

Dot DeHay recently had a visit from her son and his wife from Oklahoma.

Guest Column

Scary stuff

Wednesday, October 22, 7:51 a.m.

You know this is how The Walking Dead started.

Guest Column

Pass the okra!

Wednesday, October 22, 7:54 a.m.

Southerners do make headlines, donít we? Sometimes we hear some piece of news and immediately know it happened south of the Mason-Dixon Line. We just KNOW, the same way we know itís going to rain if...


Reader weighs in on chicken debate

Wednesday, October 22, 7:51 a.m.

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