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Music teacher makes quarterfinals for national recognition

Thursday, May 7, 12:01 a.m.

A Berkeley County music teacher has been selected as a quarterfinalist for the 2016 GRAMMY Music Educator of the Year Award.

Wolves down Loris 7-5 to advance to district finals; St. John’s falls

Wednesday, May 6, 11:41 a.m.

This has not been an easy week and a half for the Timberland Wolves, but in the end, it has turned into a gratifying one.


Online applications being accepted for 2015 gator hunting

Wednesday, May 6, 12:01 a.m.

The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources began accepting online applications for the 2015 Public Alligator Hunting season and the Wildlife Management Area (WMA) Alligator Hunting Season on...


Lewis edges Adams in thriller

Tuesday, May 5, 6:57 p.m.

Duane Lewis has unofficially captured a dramatic victory in the GOP runoff for Berkeley County Sheriff.

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Sports

Area teams remain alive in playoff brackets

Monday, May 4, 11:00 p.m.

Berkeley High School principal Steven Steele said, “Today, Monday, May 4, is a great day to be a Stag.”

Stags ranked third in final SCBCA regular season poll

Friday, May 1, 12:09 p.m.

The good news: the Berkeley Stags were ranked third in the final regular season South Carolina Baseball Coaches Assocation poll.


Hanahan, Beaufort capture Region 8AAA crowns, Stags fourth

Wednesday, April 29, 2:46 p.m.

The Hanahan Hawks boys track team took what was billed to be an intense battle among the top three teams in Region 8AAA and made it a laugher.


Cavs sweep first round series to advance, Richard Winn next

Tuesday, April 28, 7:21 p.m.

The competition is about to get stiff.

Education

County teacher elected to head state PTA

Thursday, April 30, 3:56 p.m.

Donna Timko, a registered nurse and Health Science teacher at Hanahan High School, has been elected to be the next President of the Parent Teacher Association for the state of South Carolina.

4-H summer camp info released

Wednesday, May 6, 7:01 a.m.

For over 100 years, Clemson University has offered quality summer programs for the young people of South Carolina, with the very first programs developed and operated by SC 4-H. This summer, SC 4-H...


Alvin’s Hamilton among Teacher of Year finalists

Monday, May 4, 10:04 a.m.

Kim S. Hamilton has been selected as one of the finalist for the Williamsburg County School District Teacher of the Year.


County principal tapped for state superintendent council

Friday, May 1, 12:07 p.m.

College Park Middle School Principal Ingrid Dukes has been selected to serve on State Superintendent of Education Mollie Spearman’s Principal Advisory Council.

Community News

Mmm … strawberry season is here!

Tuesday, May 5, 9:29 a.m.

Strawberries are in season, and Clemson Extension is reminding everyone in Berkeley County that it’s time to jam it up – literally and figuratively.

Wesley AME announces 30th anniversary choir celebration

Tuesday, May 5, 10:01 a.m.

The Youth and Sunbeam Choir of Wesley AME Church cordially invites the public to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the choir. All youth and Sunbeam choirs are asked to render one selection...


Antioch Deacon’s Program set for May 16

Monday, May 4, 9:56 a.m.

The Antioch Baptist Associations’ Deacons Auxiliary will present its annual Banquet Program on May 16 at 4 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of the Day Dawn Baptist Church.


Sons of American Revolution Chapter starting in Berkeley County

Thursday, April 30, 3:32 p.m.

The call is out for descendants of American Revolutionary War patriots in Berkeley County.

Opinion

Guest Column

Explaining the chicken biscuit

Monday, April 27, 4:04 p.m.

A new Chick-fil-A opened in town last week. Many of my former northern friends — Yankees — asked me, “Why is this news?”

Guest Column

Julie weighs in on Jenner

Monday, April 27, 4:05 p.m.

Lord, what a flap over Bruce Jenner’s interview with Diane Sawyer last week.

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Federal employees deserve our thanks

Monday, April 20, 11:25 a.m.

Dear Editor:

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