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School board approves bump in pay for interim superintendent

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

The Berkeley County School Board has approved a $5,000 per month bump in pay for Interim Superintendent Archie Franchini.

Rain fails to dampen Relay for Life spirits

Sunday, May 3, 12:01 a.m.

No one was going to rain on the Relay for Life’s parade last weekend, not even the threat of heavy thunderstorms on Saturday, April 25.

Stags teams advance with first round wins

Saturday, May 2, 10:19 a.m.

Sometimes a good glove can spark a rally as much as a good bat.

Want to communicate with the sheriff’s office? There’s an app for that

Saturday, May 2, 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office has announced the formal launch of the Berkeley County Sheriff App — a communications tool that helps the BCSO share emergency alerts and news with...



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.

Five-class football coming with SCHSL reclassification

Tuesday, April 28, 2:59 p.m.

Five-class football is coming.


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.

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.

Berkeley Co. school bus driver takes top prize at Road-E-O

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

A Berkeley County school bus driver has won the 2015 School Bus Road-E-O hosted by the South Carolina Association for Pupil Transportation.

District’s Rookie Teacher of the Year finalists announced

Tuesday, April 21, 3:42 p.m.

Berkeley County School District’s Rookie Teacher of the Year Committee has narrowed the list of candidates to just three.

Community News

SSE captures award for 2015 Bridge Run

Monday, April 20, 11:14 a.m.

St. Stephen Elementary School is the Peyton Moore Wellness Award winner for the 2015 Cooper River Bridge Kids Run.

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.

Murphy graduates from basic training

Wednesday, April 29, 7:01 a.m.

Army Pvt. Kevin T. Murphy has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia.

Luncheon a success at Victory Baptist

Monday, April 27, 4:01 p.m.

Victory Baptist Church held its annual ladies luncheon on March 21 in the fellowship hall.


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.


Federal employees deserve our thanks

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

Dear Editor:

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