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Healthy living focus of Bonner Elementary event

Tuesday, May 5, 12:01 a.m.

Bonner Elementary School staff participated in a wellness program on April 20.

Training seminar for retailers set for May 13

Tuesday, May 5, 10:05 a.m.

The Ernest E. Kennedy Center, the Goose Creek Police Department, The Berkeley/Charleston Alcohol Enforcement Team and Project STAR are sponsoring a Palmetto Retailers Education Program training for...

School board reopens superintendent search

Monday, May 4, 7:20 p.m.

Berkeley County school board voted 5-3 Monday to reopen its superintendent search, just days after three finalists met the public.

New license plates in SC begin with specialty tags

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

The South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles began issuing redesigned license plates on May 1, in accordance with state law.



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.


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.

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.

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.

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.


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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