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Corner Renaissance converges at Depot, discusses plans for future

Corner Renaissance converges at Depot, discusses plans for future
Thursday, April 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The revitalization of Moncks Corner is a “program not a project,” said Beppie LeGrand of the Municipal Association of South Carolina. …

County crime

Thursday, April 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

A substance that tested positive to be crack/cocaine was found in the vehicle of a driver with a suspended license pulled over for speeding. It was the man’s third driving under suspension offense in five years.

Public input sought for Volvo industrial site

Thursday, April 28, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will accept public comment until May 5 on development of the industrial park in Berkeley County that will hold Volvo’s first U.S. car plant.

Clemson Extension opens new office at county admin building

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 10:15 a.m.

The Berkeley County Cooperative Extension Service has opened a new office after its former location was left underwater by last fall’s historic flood.

Curbside shopping on rise UPDATED

Curbside shopping on rise
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 10:12 a.m.

Online shopping with curbside pickup is a perk now offered by Wal-Mart in Goose Creek.

‘Best High Schools’ list includes Cross, Goose Creek

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 10:15 a.m.

Cross and Goose Creek High Schools are on U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 Best High Schools list.

Skull found near Berkeley Co. school ID’d as missing Upstate woman

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 11:21 a.m.

Law enforcement searched an area near Cainhoy Elementary School in Huger for more evidence Wednesday, April 27, following the finding of a woman’s skull.

Moncks Corner lawmaker resigns from office UPDATED

Moncks Corner lawmaker resigns from office
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 1:44 p.m.

Moncks Corner Rep. Eddie Southard turned in a letter of resignation to the House Speaker’s office Wednesday, April 27.

Coleman, Thompson drop out of Republican primary

Coleman, Thompson drop out of Republican primary

brindge@postandcourier.com

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 12:14 p.m.

Two GOP candidates have dropped out of local priamry races in Berkeley and Dorchester counties.

Zika virus prompts Berkeley Co. to spray more against mosquitoes

Zika virus prompts Berkeley Co. to spray more against mosquitoes
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 9:39 a.m.

Berkeley County Supervisor Bill Peagler announced Thursday that Berkeley County Mosquito Abatement is increasing its efforts to prevent the Zika …

Lowcountry Harley Davidson Operation Military Child

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 1:33 p.m.

Lowcountry Harley Davidson Operation Military Child Photos by Katie Florimbio

Relay for Life

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 1:42 p.m.

Berkeley H.S. Relay for Life, Friday April 22. Photos by Katie Florimbio

Gator Crawl clears first hurdle

Gator Crawl clears first hurdle
Monday, April 25, 2016 1:43 a.m.

It was a picture perfect day to race around the track, carry a partner 20 yards or get on all fours and move like a grizzy bear, a crab or an …

13-year-old accused of pulling out gun in fight after school

Monday, April 25, 2016 6:44 p.m.

A 13-year-old Cane Bay Middle School student took his stepfather’s pistol to school Friday, April 22, and pointed it at another student in an after-class brawl, according to the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office.

County administration seeks to protect rural communities UPDATED

County administration seeks to protect rural communities
Monday, April 25, 2016 11:10 a.m.

Berkeley County staff has a new mission: protect the rural character of Berkeley County.

Lecture highlight’s George Washington’s southern visit

Sunday, April 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley County Museum and Heritage Center is hosting author Warren Bingham for a lecture and book signing at 6-7 p.m. on May 6.

South Carolina’s jobless rate edges up a bit in March

South Carolina’s jobless rate edges up a bit in March
Sunday, April 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

South Carolina’s unemployment rate edged up slightly last month, the first increase in more than a year.

American Legion Legacy Scholarship fund ride

Saturday, April 23, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The American Legion Riders of South Carolina (ALRSC) are preparing for the fifth annual scholarship fund motorcycle benefit ride April 23-24.

Cross claims region crown

Cross claims region crown
Saturday, April 23, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Cross High School’s softball team is yet to become a state power in Class A but the Trojans leave little doubt who the big dog is in Region 6- …

Recycling company inches closer to opening Berkeley County plant

Saturday, April 23, 2016 12:01 a.m.

What if 65 percent of what Berkeley County residents throw away didn’t add to the mountain of trash on Oakley Road? What if it was repurposed and used for electricity? What if it generated jobs?

Officers support harsher penalties for people who kill police dogs UPDATED

Associated Press

Saturday, April 23, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Officers whose K-9 partners were killed in the line of duty asked South Carolina legislators Thursday to stiffen penalties for people who kill a …

Google continues investing in Berkeley Co. site

Friday, April 22, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Google is still investing in its Berkeley County facility near Goose Creek. That’s the premise behind a new county ordinance that will extend the search company’s tax incentive agreement investment period.

Sheriff’s Office seeks body cam grant

Friday, April 22, 2016 12:01 a.m.

When you encounter a Berkeley County Sheriff’s deputy, odds are he or she doesn’t have a dashboard camera on the patrol vehicle, and he or she definitely doesn’t have a body camera — something that has gained national attention for condemning or exonerating officers for use of force.

Burris optimistic about future of Stags program

Burris optimistic about future of Stags program
Friday, April 22, 2016 11:47 p.m.

When Michael Burris grabbed the keys to the Berkeley boys soccer program, he wasn’t focused on just the first part of open road he saw. He was …

Mukuamu one of nine area winners in Tri-County Championships

Mukuamu one of nine area winners in Tri-County Championships
Friday, April 22, 2016 12:05 a.m.

Berkeley County track and field athletes competed in the Tri-County Meet of Champions on Wednesday at Summerville High School.

Lecture highlight’s George Washington’s southern visit

Friday, April 22, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Berkeley County Museum and Heritage Center is hosting author Warren Bingham for a lecture and book signing at 6-7 p.m. on May 6.

School board inches closer to purchasing Williams Lane property UPDATED

Thursday, April 21, 2016 1:01 p.m.

Years of tangoing over buying property for a proposed Hanahan elementary school may come to an official end soon, but some who pushed for the effort remain unsatisfied, citing traffic concerns.

Goose Creek welcomes new firefighters UPDATED

Goose Creek welcomes new firefighters
Thursday, April 21, 2016 8:01 a.m.

When word got out the Goose Creek Fire Department was hiring, the applications came pouring in.

Summerville man arrested for DUI after wreck with school bus

Summerville man arrested for DUI after wreck with school bus
Thursday, April 21, 2016 11:19 a.m.

A Summerville man was arrested on a charge of driving under the influence after a crash involving a school bus Thursday morning in Sangaree.

Crime in the county

Thursday, April 21, 2016 12:01 p.m.

Law enforcement responded to a call on Cooper Store Road April 9 regarding a disturbance. A female suspect told a deputy a female victim hit her and produced what the deputy deemed as an “old mark, not freshly committed” according to the report. Still the suspect insisted she wanted the victim locked up. Also according to the report, …

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