Martha Ann Kersey Crickenberger

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 7:04 a.m.

Martha Ann Kersey Crickenberger, 62, of Summerville, wife of Gary Ewing Crickenberger, passed away Thursday, September 3, 2015 at her residence.

SC businesses, residents can apply for disaster loans following flooding

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 12:01 a.m.

South Carolina businesses and residents affected by severe storms and flooding on Aug. 30-31, can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration, SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet announced.

Cane Bay beats Berkeley

The Independent

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 8:01 a.m.

Wild West meet the South.

Richard A. Zieminski

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 7:04 a.m.

Richard A. Zieminski, 63, resident of Summerville, South Carolina and Osseo, Wisconsin passed away suddenly Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at the Mayo …

It’s finally happened: Moncks Corner has its recreation complex

Special to the Independent

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Former Moncks Corner Mayor Bill Peagler took the podium at the grand opening of the town’s 52-acre recreation complex with pride and certain …

County EMT ‘hooked’ on her profession

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Andreya Hamilton had always heard her mom’s first-hand account of the drama-filled EMS field. And those experiences ultimately swayed her to …

Swamp Foxes edge past Wildcats

Special to The Journal Scene

Monday, September 14, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Cyrus Clark’s 4-yard run with 2:52 to play in the game lifted Ashley Ridge to a 37-33 win over visiting West Ashley on Friday night.

Bucs can’t capitalize on chances at Troy

Monday, September 14, 2015 1:05 a.m.

Troy scored 23 unanswered points to open the second half, handing Charleston Southern its first loss, 44-16, on Saturday night at Veterans Memorial …

Cross bounces back with focused effort

Monday, September 14, 2015 7:01 a.m.

Cross football coach Shaun Wright was concerned how his team would deal with getting blown out by natural rival Timberland a week earlier.

Wounded deputy takes oath under Sheriff Lewis

Monday, September 14, 2015 8:05 p.m.

Lt. Will Rogers stood to take the oath of office under Sheriff Duane Lewis. As required by state law, all deputies must swear-in under a new sheriff. …

Abdullah, Calvert propel Knights to Top 10 finish

Monday, September 14, 2015 6:48 p.m.

The Bob Jenkins Coaches Classic was held on Saturday at Sandhills Research Center in Columbia.

Student Kudos and school news

Monday, September 14, 2015 6:46 p.m.

Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLKB), the leading provider of software and services for the worldwide philanthropic community, announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Smart Tuition, a leading provider of payment software and services for private schools and parents. This acquisition expands Blackbaud’s footprint into the tuition …

Something to think about UPDATED

Monday, September 14, 2015 2:13 p.m.

Musings while mopping on a rainy Sunday afternoon:

Join the club - its topical and informative

Monday, September 14, 2015 6:28 a.m.

The 88 Club is an informational gathering, formed 30 years ago, to let a group of friends who lived in the 88 telephone exchange area get together and discuss the “happenings” in their “88” community.

Blotter: Gamecock statue stolen

Monday, September 14, 2015 2:12 p.m.

Football season is revving up and with it — sometimes — comes petty crime.

Town of Summerville to hold budget retreat

Monday, September 14, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Summerville Town Council is back in Brosnan Forest for its annual budget retreat.

Red Cross: Donate blood to prepare for emergencies

Monday, September 14, 2015 1:29 p.m.

The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to help their communities prepare for emergencies by giving blood during National Preparedness Month this September.

Mount Pleasant gains new zip code

Monday, September 14, 2015 11:41 a.m.

At the September Town Council Meeting, Mayor Linda Page reported on the Town’s request to be added as a recognized city for the 29429 ZIP Code, currently only assigned to the Town of Awendaw.

Another house moved UPDATED

Monday, September 14, 2015 4:54 p.m.

The yellow house formerly located at 211 N. Cedar Street was moved Monday morning. The resident who had it moved, Will Limehouse, previously told The …

Citadel defense proves itself against Western Carolina

Monday, September 14, 2015 3:37 p.m.

Citadel head coach Mike Houston promised the Bulldogs defense would be much improved this season. Two games in, it appears improved is an …

USAMP Challenge wins Asheville Riverside Shootout

Monday, September 14, 2015 12:20 p.m.

The United Soccer Academy Mount Pleasant 21 Challenge won the Asheville Riverside Summer Shootout U13 Boys Red Division championship.

Knights fall to Patriots UPDATED

Monday, September 14, 2015 1:14 p.m.

Despite a strong start, the Knights were unable to upset the Lowcountry’s top-ranked team.

Bishops boys take second, Magnet girls first at Coaches Classic state meet

Monday, September 14, 2015 12:44 p.m.

Bishop England boys cross-country placed second, while the Academic Magnet girls team took first at the Bob Jenkins Coaches Classic last weekend in …

Lowcountry Hoedown announces live music line-up for Nov. 7

Monday, September 14, 2015 12:55 p.m.

Put on your dancing boots and plan to get down to the funky rhythms of two fantastic bluegrass bands at the fourth annual Lowcountry Hoedown on Saturday, Nov. 7. From 7 - 11 p.m., this all-inclusive event will feature sampling from dozens of Southern distilleries, craft breweries and restaurants, plus a wide array of live entertainment. The two …

GCHS cross country teams eyeing growth UPDATED

Monday, September 14, 2015 2:18 p.m.

The Goose Creek High School cross country teams have hit the trails this fall.

Commonwealth Cares Foundation hosts 2016 NEEDTOBREATHE Classic Golf Tournament on Daniel Island

Monday, September 14, 2015 12:42 p.m.

Musicians, professional athletes and other celebrities will gather for the fourth annual NEEDTOBREATHE Classic golf tournament on Monday, March 21, …

Charleston Harbor deepening project receives final U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approval

Monday, September 14, 2015 7:47 p.m.

Project earns Chief’s Report in record four years; Charleston to be deepest East Coast harbor

Shrimp season opens for waterways UPDATED

Monday, September 14, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The 2015 shrimp-baiting season opened noon on Friday, Sept. 11, in South Carolina waters.

Teen charged after bringing air pistol to school, threatening girl with it

Monday, September 14, 2015 6:28 p.m.

A 14-year-old boy was charged earlier this month after allegedly bringing an air pistol to a Goose Creek school and threatening to shoot a 13-year-old girl with it.

Trooper: Woman dead in U.S. 17A crash UPDATED

Monday, September 14, 2015 11:15 a.m.

A Cottageville woman died in a head-on collision Sunday morning on U.S. 17A in Ridgeville, S.C. Highway Patrol officials said.

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