New program seeks to build strong families in Berkeley County

Tuesday, December 1, 1:39 p.m.

What if children never got an in-school suspension? What if social services never had to separate children from their parents? What if there was something to stem the flow of children into foster...

Red Cross: Fire displaces one in Cross

Tuesday, December 1, 1:50 p.m.

American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers assisted one adult whose home, located on Big Hat Lane in Cross, suffered major damage by a fire Monday, Nov. 30, evening. Berkeley County Fire...

Stags basketball season dawns

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

Tom Turkey’s fate was sealed long before coaches had to start putting together basketball rosters but it turns out the fowl bound for the Butterball case had a lot less to worry about than...

Lady Trojans ranked sixth to start season

Monday, November 30, 12:01 a.m.

The rest of the girls basketball coaches in Class A penciled in Cross High School as one of the best teams in the state heading into the season.

Cavaliers out of gate quickly

The St. John’s Christian boys basketball team got the new season off to a successful beginning last week.

Overtime loss stings Cross in playoffs

The Cross football team made the long trip to Dillon County on Friday night for a playoff battle.

Cobras finish .500 after playoff loss

The Cane Bay football season came to an end in the opening round of the Class AAAA playoffs on Friday.

Bucs earn first-ever FCS playoff berth

Charleston Southern’s historic football season was rewarded with the No. 8 national seed and a first round bye in the 2015 FCS Playoffs. The field was announced on Sunday morning live on...

Check out these terrific kids at BES!

Berkeley Elementary School has released its list of Terrific Kids for October’s word of the month, Responsibility.

State report card: District performing at or above average

Berkeley County School District Report Card shows that the district is performing at or above state averages, according to results released yesterday by the South Carolina Department of Education.

Berkeley Co. schools say ‘Thank You’ to veterans

Marrington Elementary School and Howe Hall Arts Infused Middle School students honored veterans with separate programs.

Pumpkin-chunkin’ Gators take first

The Goose Creek High School Trebuchet team earned first place out of 12 teams at the University of South Carolina Pumpkin’ Chunkin’ Competition on Oct. 31. The team consisted of Adrian...

Sara Guess Gramling & Joshua Wade Craven wed

Sara Guess Gramling and Joshua Wade Craven were married on October 31, 2015 at the Moncks Corner United Methodist Church with a reception at Fraternal Order of Police #19.

Cross/Santee Cooper Lakes KOA honored

The Cross/Santee Cooper Lakes KOA has earned the prestigious 2016 KOA President’s Award from Kampgrounds of America, the world’s largest system of family-friendly, open-to-the-public...

Holiday happenings and terrific kids

Macedonia Middle School band and First Priority Club will be performing at Celebrate the Season at the Santee Canal Park on Friday, Dec. 4. They will be selling hot chocolate, coffee, baked goods,...

Happy Thanksgiving to all

As we approach the Thanksgiving season we do so with mixed emotions. On one hand we are excited to be with family and friends and to celebrate together. It’s one of those times of...

Guest Column

The power of love

Ten years ago today, Widdle and I took a big gamble at the Little Church of the West in Las Vegas.

Guest Column

In praise of archaic argot

Ever think about words and phrases you don’t hear anymore? Maybe it’s just something English majors do.


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