Berkeley Co. homebrewer showcases suds at fundraiser

Wednesday, May 4, 12:01 p.m.

The plastic barrel promised an easy brew. Emblazoned with the name Mr. Beer, the brown container even had a tap attached to it.

School district to offer Summer Feeding Program

Wednesday, May 4, 10:06 a.m.

Berkeley County School District’s Summer Feeding Program, which serves free hot meals to children 18 years of age and younger, will be offered from Wednesday, June 1, 2016, through Friday,...

Crime in the county

Wednesday, May 4, 12:01 a.m.

An incident of road rage resulted in an accident assisted by SC Highway Patrol but required local law enforcement after the two drivers exited their vehicles and got into a physical fight.

County tables first reading of fiscal budget

Wednesday, May 4, 12:01 p.m.

Will Berkeley County have a budget prior to the close of the fiscal year? County Deputy Supervisor of Finance Tim Callanan sought first reading of the budget at the April 25 Finance Committee meeting...

Cross High walk-a-thon

For free fruit (an apple, banana and an orange), $10 plus bottled water, Cross High School students got out of class for 90 minutes to participate in a walk-a-thon Friday.

SJCA athletes named to Class A team

St. John’s Christian Academy athletes Hope Glover and Claire Gilmore were named to the High School Sports Report Class A All-State team and presented with their awards at a banquet in Columbia...

SJCA defeats Clarendon Hall Academy

St. John’s Christian Academy girls varsity softball team faced Clarendon Hall and walked away with a 13-12 win at home Friday.

Sweet success: BHS tennis team ends regular season on high note

For Berkeley varsity boys tennis, it was a good week.

BMS eighth graders raise money

It all started one morning when Mrs. Afshar picked up our Pennies for Pizza collection box, shook it, and announced that it was sad and pathetic how empty it was, and how we could do so much better.

Timberland High’s Ag students know their tools

Students on the Timberland High School Future Farmers of America (FFA) Agricultural Tool Identification Team placed second in the FFA Lower State Regional Agricultural Tool Identification Career...

Technology camp for students planned for summer

The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Math (GSSM) is bringing iTEAMS Xtreme, a free day camp for rising 7th- and 8th-graders, to Berkeley County again this summer. The day...

American Legion Legacy Scholarship fund ride

The American Legion Riders of South Carolina (ALRSC) are preparing for the fifth annual scholarship fund motorcycle benefit ride April 23-24.

St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church plans for 50th anniversary

The initial planning meeting for the 50th Anniversary Celebrating St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church, Moncks Corner, was April 5 at the parish office.

Williams: Things and times have changed

I have often heard people older than I am say things and times have changed. But the reference was usually to the positive advances of technology, the impact of science on all phases of life, the...

Let us a imitate God in all we do

When I was a child I remember my mother telling me, “Now Charlie…you don’t have to speak every thought that comes into your mind…” I had a habit of...

Macedonia Newsline: There’s always something happening in the community

Oak Grove Pentecostal Holiness Church will having a Friendship Breakfast at 9:15 a.m. May 15. If you don’t have a home church, you are invited to join in the Family Life Worship Center for a...

Guest Column

It’s time to honor those who served from our community

About every week or so, I get a message from the public relations arm of one or another branch of the military. It is to inform the hometown newspaper that a local service man or woman has completed...

Guest Column

Legislative roundup

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

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