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Fallen firefighter to be remembered on his birthday

Tuesday, March 31, 12:06 p.m.

A former Ladson firefighter, who died late last year, will be remembered on his birthday, Friday, April 10, as people are asked to perform a random act of kindness in his memory.

Haley stresses importance of prescribed fires

Tuesday, March 31, 12:01 a.m.

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has proclaimed March 2015 Prescribed Fire Awareness Month in South Carolina.


Both juveniles charged with third degree arson in playground fire

Monday, March 30, 10:02 a.m.

Charges of third degree arson have been filed against a pair of juveniles responsible for setting a fire that caused approximately $50,000 in damages to the Boulder Bluff Elementary School...


Candor working hard, names coordinators

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

Chris Candor’s to-do list has been like a piece of parchment that seems to grows longer every time he marks something off.

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Sports

West goals lead Knights past West Ashley

Sunday, March 29, 8:31 p.m.

Dylan West scored two goals help power Stratford’s boys to a 4-2 victory over West Ashley in a Region 7-AAAA soccer match on Thursday, March 26.

Knights miss third no-hitter, get another gem instead

Friday, March 27, 12:09 a.m.

Stratford's baseball team didn't get three no-hitters in a row but it did get three outs on one play.


Hiott dazzles, also tosses no-hitter

Wednesday, March 25, 10:08 p.m.

For Stratford's baseball team, one no-hitter deserved another.


Goose Creek sweeps region foe

Wednesday, March 25, 11:00 a.m.

The Goose Creek soccer program carded a clean sweep over Cane Bay in Region 7-AAAA competition on Tuesday at GCHS.

Education

District simulates tornado emergency

Tuesday, March 31, 12:09 p.m.

The Berkeley County School District practiced its emergency response to a simulated tornado crisis at the Cainhoy Elementary and Middle School on March 26.

Howe Hall AIMS application deadline March 31

Wednesday, March 25, 4:22 p.m.

All applications for students interested in attending Howe Hall Arts Infused Magnet School (AIMS) for the 2015-2016 academic year must be postmarked by Tuesday, March 31.


Consultant becomes Principal for a Day at Sangaree Elementary

Tuesday, March 17, 10:19 a.m.

Margaret Seidler was Sangaree Elementary School’s Principal for the Day this month, briefly displacing Principal Alan Wilson. Seidler is a nationally-recognized organizational development...


Sorority announces scholarships for female seniors

Tuesday, March 10, 10:26 a.m.

The Berkeley County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. has announced information about its annual scholarship.

Community News

Fleet Reserve participates in Massing of the Colors

Monday, March 23, 11:14 a.m.

The Fleet Reserve Association, Low Country Branch 269 in Goose Creek, participated in the Massing of the Colors at The Citadel on March 8.

Charleston Lowcountry Rose Society Show set for Cypress Gardens

Tuesday, March 31, 11:55 a.m.

Colorful modern hybrid teas, old garden roses and many others blooms will be on display during the 23rd Annual Charleston Rose Show on April 25 in the Heritage Museum at Cypress Gardens.


Military graduations for local soldiers announced

Wednesday, March 25, 4:22 p.m.

Air Force Reserve Airman Matthew T. Principio graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.


Magnolia Gardens to host First Steps ‘Tea Party’

Tuesday, March 24, 12:01 a.m.

Tri-county families are invited to put on their prettiest or silliest hats, enjoy the beauty of Magnolia Gardens, and remember the importance of play time together on Saturday, April 18 from 1 to 4...

Opinion

A column with bite

Monday, March 30, 10:46 a.m.

Me and my teeth operate under an armed truce. I don’t like them, but I need them.

A Catfish Fest story to remember

Monday, March 30, 10:42 a.m.

This story has become a tradition.

Let’s leave Lowcountry turkey hunting season alone

Tuesday, February 3, 10:23 a.m.

South Carolina has a great amount of diversity in topography, climate, and outdoor opportunities. We are truly blessed to live here.

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