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Rain fails to dampen Relay for Life spirits

Sunday, May 3, 2015 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.

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

Saturday, May 2, 2015 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 …

Stags teams advance with first round wins

Saturday, May 2, 2015 10:19 a.m.

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

Wolves still alive in playoffs after opening loss

Friday, May 1, 2015 11:21 a.m.

Some early mistakes cost Timberland against the Loris Lions in the Class AA playoff opener in St. Stephen on the night of Thursday, April 30.

Harlem Renaissance comes to Berkeley Middle

Friday, May 1, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The students of Berkeley Middle School welcomed a crowd of nearly 500 parents and community members in April for dinner and a variety show …

Final superintendent candidate meets public; board to meet again Monday UPDATED

Friday, May 1, 2015 6:12 p.m.

Barry Shepherd, the third and final candidate for the open Berkeley County School Superintendent position, toured Berkeley County and the area …

Second of 3 superintendent candidates meets the public

Thursday, April 30, 2015 6:21 p.m.

Rocky Killion, the second of three finalists for the vacant Berkeley County school superintendent position, toured Berkeley County and its schools …

St. John’s included in 2015 Sertoma

Thursday, April 30, 2015 11:18 a.m.

St. John’s Christian Academy football fans are feeling a little bit giddy about the coming football season.

Is Volvo eyeing Berkeley County? Still no confirmation

Thursday, April 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Speculation continues that the manufacturer seeking to bring 4,000 jobs to the Lebanon-Pringletown area of Berkeley County is Volvo.

Seven candidates seek vacant town council seat UPDATED

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Seven candidates will seek the Moncks Corner Town Council seat vacated when Mike Lockliear became mayor.

Cypress Gardens to host best-selling author

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The Friends of the Summerville Library group is hosting a Literary Tea at Cypress Gardens at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 17, to celebrate the release of best- …

First of 3 school superintendent candidates meets the public

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 6:23 p.m.

Jason Van Heukelum, one of the three finalists for the Berkeley County School Superintendent job, spent the day touring Berkeley County, visiting …

Putrid in Pineville: SC lawmaker seeks to end GenEarth

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Rep. Joe Jefferson likes being active. Most mornings, the Pineville Democrat walks two miles outside his home in the rural community.

DNR Youth Fishing Rodeo coming to county

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A Youth Fishing Rodeo is set for the Goose Creek Municipal Center on Saturday, May 9.

And then there were two: GOP Sheriff candidates debate, differentiate

Monday, April 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The field of 14 GOP candidates for Berkeley County sheriff has narrowed to two, who now head to a runoff May 5 and seek to earn votes.

Lady Cavs eye playoffs after clinching region

Monday, April 27, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The St. John’s softball team already has a region championship: Now the team can look ahead to the playoffs.

Cavs three-peat as SCISA Region Champs

Sunday, April 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Finishing with a 15-1 record and outscoring their opponents 120-10, the St. Johns Christian Academy Cavalier stand ready for the season’s real …

Hall of Fame golf tournament introduces 2015 class

Saturday, April 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

More than 65 golfers were divided among 23 teams to compete for low score, closest to the pin, longest drive and other door prizes in the foursome …

Superintendent finalists announced; Public invited to meet finalists

Saturday, April 25, 2015 7:25 a.m.

The Berkeley County school board has announced the three superintendent finalists and planned receptions with them Wednesday, April 29, Thursday, …

Music and ministry: Moncks Corner band finds its calling

Friday, April 24, 2015 12:01 p.m.

A mutual love for music and ministry made Cassie and Amy friends 13 years ago.

Coroner rules moped death accidental UPDATED

Friday, April 24, 2015 2:16 p.m.

Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury ruled the cause of death in a moped and pickup truck collision as accidental.

Town consolidates trash pickup schedule

Friday, April 24, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Town of Moncks Corner is working to make the process of picking up your trash a lot easier.

Berkeley Chamber Legislative Luncheon UPDATED

Friday, April 24, 2015 9:48 p.m.

The 2015 Berkeley Chamber Legislative Luncheon was held on Friday, April 24 at the Redbank Club in Goose Creek. Dozens of community leaders and …

Recount confirms: Sheriff candidate Lewis in GOP runoff with Adams

Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:33 p.m.

Berkeley County’s election board has certified the Republican party’s results from Tuesday’s election: Brian Adams will face …

School board interviewing 6 superintendent candidates this week

Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County School District school board members are holding six interviews over three nights this week for superintendent candidates.

District amends school calendar for earlier winter break

Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Berkeley County public school parents and teachers have had their voices heard: the 2015-2016 instructional calendar will now include a winter break …

Body of missing Berkeley County man found UPDATED

Thursday, April 23, 2015 3:48 p.m.

MONCKS CORNER, SC – The body of a missing Berkeley County man has been found in Cross.

Threat of bad weather forces Relay for Life indoors UPDATED

Thursday, April 23, 2015 10:59 p.m.

The threat of bad weather forecast for Saturday, April 25, has forced Relay for Life organizers to opt for PLAN B - move the event indoors.

Middle schooler receives Young Citizenship Award

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 6:01 a.m.

Mai Cameron, an active member of Moncks Corner Baptist Church, was recently nominated by the church to receive a Young Citizenship Award. …

Council debates: Should litter control officers carry guns?

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Qualified litter control officers in Berkeley County have been authorized to carry county-issued lethal weapons since 2009.

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