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Salisbury to boaters: Stay safe on the water

Friday, July 3, 12:01 p.m.

With the summer boating season hitting its midway point during the July 4 weekend, Berkeley County Rescue Squad Chief Bill Salisbury is stressing the importance of safety and awareness when taking to.

Sheriff offers tips for safe, fun July 4 weekend

Friday, July 3, 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County Sheriff Duane Lewis released a number of safety tips to help the public have a safe and memorable holiday weekend.


Moncks Corner man dies in single car crash

Friday, July 3, 9:55 a.m.

A Moncks Corner man was killed in a single car crash on Old Whitesville Road.


New scoreboard in the works at BHS

Thursday, July 2, 12:01 p.m.

Football fans will notice some changes this fall when the Berkeley High School football team takes the field.

Sports

SJCA standout signs with Limestone College

Friday, July 3, 9:55 a.m.

Josh Carter, a three sport standout with St. John’s Cnristian Academy becomes the latest in the Cavalier’s history-making school year to ink a letter of intent to play on the collegiate.

Parsons heading upstate to Southern Wesleyan

Thursday, July 2, 10:30 a.m.

Dustin Parsons, the ace of the St. John’s Christian Academy pitching staff and a three-time All-State selection, has signed a letter of intent to play baseball for Southern Wesleyan University.


Rays capture title in Myrtle Beach

Wednesday, July 1, 8:05 a.m.

The 13U Palmetto Rays from Charleston competed in the Youth Baseball Nationals in Myrtle Beach from June 19-25. 


Dates for summer All-Star tournaments set

Monday, June 22, 10:54 a.m.

It’s all-stars time in the Corner.

Education

District raises funds with ‘Shaggin’ Under the Stars’ July 16

Friday, July 3, 10:00 a.m.

Berkeley County School District is inviting everyone to “get on the bus” and support education in Berkeley County by attending Shaggin’ Under the Stars, the second event of the...

School, community mourn coach killed in Charleston shooting

Friday, June 19, 11:17 a.m.

Hundreds gathered at Goose Creek High’s gym Thursday night, June 18, to remember the school’s speech therapist and track coach, who was killed during Wednesday’s mass murder in a...


Car dealership becomes Gold Partner with school district

Friday, June 19, 12:24 p.m.

Stokes Honda North is the Academies of Berkeley County’s newest Gold Partner, the school district has announced.

Community News

Arnette receives appointment to state medical board

Friday, July 3, 9:57 a.m.

Former Berkeley County Coroner and longtime community leader Wade Arnette recently received a new responsibility.

Pineville Russellville Fire Department seeks board candidates

Wednesday, July 1, 8:05 a.m.

Fire Chief Henry Gadsden Jr. is seeking support of the volunteer fire department.


Wesley AME Hosts 39th Homecoming

Monday, June 29, 9:37 a.m.

Wesley AME at 2883 French Sanatee Road in Shulerville is holding its 39th Annual Homecoming Celebration.


Lunch program begins at Bonner Elementary

Wednesday, June 24, 11:20 a.m.

 Bonner Elementary’s Schools’ lunch program is underway.

Opinion

Guest Column

The world of the vertically challenged

Wednesday, July 1, 8:06 a.m.

In the Huge News department, check it out: Barbie, that high-heeled icon, has changed to flats. I’ll pause to let that sink in: Barbie in flats!

Guest Column

Something appropriate

Wednesday, June 24, 11:12 a.m.

I have had a problem my whole life with being appropriate.

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