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Sheriff’s Office gets new traffic tool to target speeders

Sunday, January 3, 11:38 p.m.

Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office has a new tool to combat reckless speeders. During the Dec. 14 Berkeley County Council meeting, council unanimously approved the agency to use $15,000 from...

Dollar Generals spring up around Berkeley Co.

Saturday, January 2, 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County shoppers have a few more options lately on where to spend a buck. Several Dollar General stores have opened recently within the county and the company is eyeing at least three other...


Flood of ‘15: A look back at the rising October waters

Friday, January 1, 12:01 p.m.

Perhaps no story encapsulated the dire situation of Berkeley County during the epic 2015 flood than that of John DeHay.


Moncks Corner chief, captain and a corporal get ready to retire, are honored.

Friday, January 1, 12:01 a.m.

Applause, tears and touching words had the whole room hugging as members of the Moncks Corner community came together to bid farewell to Chief Chad Caldwell, captain Mark Murray and Corporal Ernest...

Cavs go 0-2 in tournament

The St. John’s Christian boys were 0-2 in their holiday basketball tournament on Dec. 21-22.

Shantasia Allen: profile of a power forward

If surviving on shrimp and hot wings was ever a possibility, Shantasia Allen might be able to live with that.


Cross hits bump on victory row, powers forward

A winning streak may have ended in Augusta, Ga. with a thudding 64-26 loss to North Augusta in the Savannah River Shootout on Dec. 21 but the Cross girls basketball team still has an impressive...


Berkeley boys win second straight Mulkey Invitational title

The Berkeley junior varsity boys’ basketball team extended its winning streak last week, going 3-0 at Summerville High School to claim its second consecutive Louis Mulkey Invitational...

Photo: Citadel professor teaches basic (and acidic) chemistry at CPE

Citadel professor of Chemistry Dr. Ron Hemingway taught Mrs. Brett’s first grade class at College Park Elementary about acids and bases. After identifying acidic and basic properties, students.

Berkeley Co. school earns $10,000 from McElveen Buik GMC

Cane Bay High School will receive a check for $10,000 from McElveen Buick GMC for successfully campaigning and securing members of the community to test drive Buicks during the Buick’s Drive...


Bennett, Sajor excel in national literature competition

Two students representing a Berkeley County school won high honors in this year’s WordWright Challenge, a competition for American high school students requiring close reading and analysis of...


Cane Bay educator selected as STEM champion

A national digital content and professional development provider has named a pre-engineering teacher at Cane Bay Middle as a Discovery Education Program Champion for the 2015-2016 school year.

Bennett, Singleton named as Santee Cooper officers

The Santee Cooper Board of Directors approved two new officers Dec. 7.

Wallace: Exiles in Jesus’ lineage

The past few weeks we’ve been learning how God used all types of people in the lineage of Jesus to bring him into the world through his birth. We saw how God used unknowns as well as...


Yvonne Barnes: Cross High JROTC sponsors clothing drive

The Cross High School JROTC, under the leadership of Master Sgt. Bobby Matthews, is continuing to implement activities that touch lives beyond the school’s in-house community. Most recently,...


Wise Words from Williams: It is the season to be goodly, not just jolly

The excitement of Christmas is at its zenith as I write. In just about a week Christmas day will be here.

Guest Column

New Year’s Wishes

Well, Christmas has come and gone and I’m still wearing my stretchy pants. I gorged on fruitcake, toffee, chocolate and Trader Joe’s coconut bars until my taste buds...

Guest Column

New Year’s Wishes

Well, Christmas has come and gone and I’m still wearing my stretchy pants. I gorged on fruitcake, toffee, chocolate and Trader Joe’s coconut bars until my taste buds...

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