Music and memories

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:53 p.m.

By Tim Bullard

BE takes second, Wando fourth at Porter-Gaud Invitational UPDATED

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 2:24 p.m.

Bishop England and Wando both finished in the top four of the Gold Division of the Porter-Gaud Volleyball Invitational last weekend in Charleston.

Goose Creek Tea Ladies meeting Sept. 3

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 9:27 a.m.

The Tea Ladies of Goose Creek are holding a meeting on Sept. 3 at 6:30 p.m. at the Berkeley Electric Coop Building at 2 Springhall Drive in Goose Creek.

Sisssss boom bah

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:01 a.m.

September 2014 Lunch Menu CCSD Elementary/Middle UPDATED

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 9:11 a.m.

For more information, visit the CCSD Nutrition and Food Services webpage. To download a pdf of the menu, see "related media" below or visit the CCSD …

Pets of the Week

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Bianca is a 19 month old spayed female German Shorthair Pointer mix. Do you love KISSES? Do you love SNUGGLES? What about unconditional love?? I know …

Swamp Foxes roll past Trojans

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 3:18 p.m.

Steven Duncan threw for 268 yards and completed touchdown passes to three receivers to lead Ashley Ridge to a 59-21 win Friday at James Island.

Patriots are on a roll

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 3:19 p.m.

The Patriots earned a 46-7 win over Carolina Forest Friday in their home opener.

Elementary school accepts ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 6:27 a.m.

Marrington Elementary School administration of some enthusiastic members of the school staff accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge last week.

Local film companies team up to tackle race relations UPDATED

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 11:40 a.m.

Have you ever wondered what happens at these celebrity rehab clinics? There seems to be one for every issue imaginable. Jason Gourdine of Crown Vision Media and Geno and Dominic DiMaria of Block One Studios are bringing the experience to the big screens. Over the course of filming their first project together, “Dominion: Media Matters,” racial …

Boulder Bluff students ‘Wild about Learning’

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 9:13 a.m.

Kindergarten students at Boulder Bluff Elementary School are off to a great start to the 2014-2015 school year.

SCORE to aid veteran start-up

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 11:54 a.m.

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, nearly one in 10 small businesses nationwide are veteran-owned.

Beidler offers teacher appreciation day

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 11:54 a.m.

On Saturday, Sept. 6, the staff at the Audubon Center at Francis Beidler Forest will host a Teacher Appreciation Day at the center in Harleyville.

On Vacation – Germany

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 1:57 p.m.

Shots fired reported in Ladson

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 1:09 p.m.

Dorchester County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a shots fired call in Ladson early this morning.

Race for the ARK

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Police Blotter – Just awful

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 1:56 p.m.

A man called police after receiving an alarming text message from his niece that she had been violently raped. He said his niece was house sitting for him. According to the report, police went straight to the house but did not find the niece. They called her number and a man answered. When the officer asked for the girl, he said she had been …

Medal of Honor recipient shares story with Rotarians

The Independent

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 1:35 p.m.

James Livingston is on a mission, a familiar situation for a retired Marine Corps major general.

South Carolina, Clemson tumble in AP poll UPDATED

Associated Press

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 3:12 p.m.

Texas A&M makes a big jump in the AP Top 25 after the most impressive performance of the opening weekend of college football. Florida State and …

Sheriff Al Cannon receives Patriot Award

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:12 p.m.

On Tuesday, Sept. 2, the Employer Support of Guard and Reserves (ESGR) presented Charleston County Sheriff Al Cannon the organization’s Patriot Award. The award is intended to recognize the employee’s supervisor or agency head that support employees who serve in the National Guard and Reserve Military units. Recipients are nominated by members of …

Stags begin preparing for Green Wave

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 6:22 a.m.

The last time the Berkeley Stags beat Summerville, George Bush “43” was seeking election to a second term. Bruce Ellington was in seventh grade. And …

American LaFrance’s remaining inventory sold

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 7:04 a.m.

The winding road to the shuttered American LaFrance facility in Berkeley County will come alive again in the coming weeks as winning bidders retrieve chassis, engines, parts, and transmissions.

Town releases public input report

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:28 p.m.

Nearly 200 residents attended the public input meeting on Aug. 27 and shared ideas about the future recreation development of 245 acres of land on Rifle Range Road and Phase 2 of Memorial Waterfront Park. Below are lists of the top five choices in each category and a list of all submitted ideas, ranked.

Serving the community: Montez Aiken

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:03 p.m.

Patrolman First Class Montez Aiken, 36, is a public servant at heart.

Berkeley sheriff’s citizen academy set

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 3:11 p.m.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office has set the next class of its Citizen Police Academy for Sept. 29 through Oct. 27, according to a release from …

Porter-Gaud too much for Palmetto Christian UPDATED

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 11:28 a.m.

Palmetto Christian Academy dropped its season debut, 49-0, at Porter-Gaud Friday in Charleston.

September events from Charleston County Parks

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 11:00 a.m.

Be Fit Charleston

Deer antler records available to public

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 9:05 a.m.

The complete listing of South Carolina’s antler records is now available at dnr.sc.gov.

GCPD sets dates for women’s self-defense classes

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 1:27 p.m.

The next Goose Creek Police Department’s quarterly women’s self-defense classes have been announced for 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9 and Tuesday, Dec. 2. …

Chamber of Commerce to discuss development in Mt. Pleasant

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:04 p.m.

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Developers Council Briefing: Growth Forum on Friday, Sept. 5 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the Courtyard by Marriott located at 1251 Woodland Ave., Mount Pleasant.

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