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Lockliear wins: ‘This has been my dream’

Tuesday, March 31, 7:02 p.m.

On a beautiful spring day in Moncks Corner, residents went to the polls.

Moncks Corner voters go to the polls

Tuesday, March 31, 12:04 p.m.

Candidates Mike Lockliear and Tonia Aiken-Taylor have been posted out front at town hall since polls opened at 7 a.m. Both have said the voter turnout has been steady.

District, emergency responders simulate tornado touch-down at school

Tuesday, March 31, 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley County School District practiced its emergency response to a simulated tornado crisis at the Cainhoy Elementary and Middle School on March 26.

Census data: Berkeley County continues to be fastest growing in SC

Monday, March 30, 12:01 p.m.

Berkeley County has topped the charts again as the Palmetto state’s fastest growing county and 40th fastest growing in the nation.



Stags bass club wins tournament over Stratfrod

Sunday, March 29, 10:33 a.m.

The Berkeley Stags boat of Hagen Schindledecker and Kaelin Hawkins took top spot in a two-team bass club fishing tournament against Stratford at Black’s Fish Camp on Lake Moultrie on Sunday,...

Stags split pair of region games

Tuesday, March 24, 11:29 a.m.

The Berkeley Stags dropped their first Region 8AAA game in almost two years last week, battling back from a nine-run deficit only to fall to Hilton Head 10-9 on a walkoff balk in the bottom of the...

Academic Magnet’s pull no match for Lady Cavs

Friday, March 20, 11:56 a.m.

Riding a six-run first inning, the St. John’s Christian Academy Lady Cavaliers cruised to a 14-3 win in softball over visiting Academic Magnet on March 11 at Cavalier Field.

Lady Stags drop region opener 7-6 in 10 innings

Thursday, March 19, 3:18 p.m.

Berkeley Lady Stags softball coach Boogie Grooms wanted a more competitive schedule this year to get his team playoff ready.


BHS’s Steele named Debate Association Principal of Year

Tuesday, March 17, 10:12 a.m.

Berkeley High School Principal Steven Steele was given the first National Speech and Debate Association’s Principal of the Year Award for the state of South Carolina this month during the...

18 BMS students selected for All County Chorus

Tuesday, March 17, 10:13 a.m.

Berkeley Middle School students will be well-represented on this year’s district All County Chorus.

Berkeley Elementary announces ‘Terrific Kids’ for February

Friday, March 6, 10:21 a.m.

Berkeley Elementary School recently announced its Terrific Kids for the month of February.

Berkeley sorority announces scholarship

Friday, March 6, 10:25 a.m.

The Berkeley County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. has announced information about its annual scholarship.

Community News

Jamestown’s Shuler celebrates 87th birthday

Friday, March 20, 11:57 a.m.

Friends and family gathered at the home of Mabel Shuler in Jamestown in March to wish her a wonderful 87th birthday.

Old Santee Canal Park to host Revolutionary War exhibit

Tuesday, March 31, 9:14 a.m.

During the months of April and May a panel exhibit of South Carolina’s role in the American Revolutionary War will be on display at the Old Santee Canal Park in Moncks Corner.

Cross JROTC plans blood drive April 16

Wednesday, March 25, 10:55 a.m.

The Cross High School JROTC will conduct a blood drive April 16 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., in the school’s JROTC Building.

It’s time! St. Stephen Catfish Fest starts Friday

Tuesday, March 24, 11:28 a.m.

The Town of St. Stephen will hold the annual St. Stephen Catfish Festival on Friday, March 27, Saturday, March 28 and Sunday, March 29.


Guest Column

Soft teeth not always a good thing

Monday, March 30, 10:58 a.m.

Me and my teeth operate under an armed truce. I don’t like them, but I need them.

Guest Column

An April Stew Fool

Monday, March 30, 10:57 a.m.

This story has become a tradition.


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