School board approves 2015-16 instructional calendar

Thursday, March 26, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Get ready to start planning around the 2015-2016 school year. The Berkeley County School District school board unanimously approved its instructional …

Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 4

Thursday, March 26, 2015 10:54 a.m.

Meet and Greet the Easter Bunny, Egg Hunt and Games During Most Colorful Season

BASEBALL: Stratford sweeps city rival Goose Creek

Thursday, March 26, 2015 10:21 p.m.

The Stratford Knights defeated Goose Creek 15-2 in a Region 7-AAAA game on Thursday, March 26. (Photos Rob Gantt).

Man arrested on child porn charges

Thursday, March 26, 2015 2:01 p.m.

The S.C. Attorney General’s Office announced that a homeless man living in Dorchester County was arrested today on 16 counts of sexual …

Kathy Strobel Toler

Thursday, March 26, 2015 12:26 p.m.

Weaverville, NC – Kathy Strobel Toler departed this life on February 29, 2015 as a result of a major heart attack.

Rogers, Lattimore plan September wedding

Thursday, March 26, 2015 12:23 p.m.

Brooke Christine Rogers and E. Carson Lattimore, both of New York, N.Y., are engaged to be married on Sept. 5 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Thursday, March 26, 2015 1:23 p.m.

Gregg Middle a “shining star” in DD2

Thursday, March 26, 2015 12:24 p.m.

Gregg Middle School’s gym was packed with excited, screaming students on March 24 when the entire school learned that Gregg Middle is a 2015 …

10-run inning caps Stags’ 16-1 rout of Colleton County

Thursday, March 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Up 4-1 going into the top of the second inning, the Berkeley Stags sent 15 hitters to the plate and tacked on 10 runs to win 16-1 in five innings …

Has the town overstepped its bounds? UPDATED

Thursday, March 26, 2015 5:12 p.m.

As debate over the proposed Shem Creek parking garage drags on into its second year, one local group says the town isn’t playing by its own …

CofC 2nd Monday features violinist William Terwilliger

Thursday, March 26, 2015 1:33 p.m.

The 2nd Monday Series at the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present a concert featuring violinist extraordinaire William Terwilliger, on April 13. The accomplished musician, who is a Professor of Violin at the University of South Carolina, is scheduled to perform Johannes Brahms’ Sonata No. 1 in G Major, Op. 78; Eugène …

McDowell among three ADs honored

Thursday, March 26, 2015 1:13 p.m.

Three Berkeley County School District Athletic Directors were named Athletic Director of the Year for their regions.

Girl Scout honored for volunteer work

Thursday, March 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Nikole Rivers, 14, of St. George, a student at Woodland High School, has been honored for her exemplary volunteer service with a President’s …

High school students learn and earn in TTC Youth Apprenticeship Program

Thursday, March 26, 2015 1:06 p.m.

Businesses from around the Lowcounty are offering 11th- and 12th-grade students unprecedented opportunities to learn while they earn. With the collaboration of economic and educational leaders in Charleston, Berkeley and Dorchester counties, Trident Technical College (TTC) has established a Youth Apprenticeship Program aimed at training and …

Wando girls LAX routs Ashley Hall; BE girls slam Academic Magnet UPDATED

Thursday, March 26, 2015 2:44 p.m.

No. 2 Wando girls lacrosse downed No. 13 Ashley Hall, 24-7, Wednesday at Wando Stadium in Mount Pleasant.

Local celebrity dancers compete at Oxygen Ball

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 6:33 a.m.

The sold-out 2015 Lowcountry Dancing with the Stars Oxygen Ball presented by The Vendue raised more than $230,000 towards the mission of the American …

Panthers baseball team is out to fast start

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 2:01 p.m.

With first-year head coach Jay Buddin at the helm, the Pinewood Prep baseball team is out to a strong start.

Hiott dazzles, also tosses no-hitter UPDATED

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 10:08 p.m.

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

SCJET would change school district funding

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 5:01 a.m.

A very “dense” state bill is expected to bring more money to Dorchester District Two – but not so much to District Four.

Cross JROTC plans blood drive April 16

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 10:55 a.m.

The Cross High School JROTC will conduct a blood drive April 16 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., in the school’s JROTC Building.

Planning Committee moves to deny Atlantic UPDATED

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 3:05 p.m.

As resident after resident took to the floor to speak out against The Atlantic, it became clear that things would not end well for the ill-fated …

Walmart Neighborhood Market now hiring

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Walmart will hire up to 95 associates to work at the new Walmart Neighborhood Market slated to open this summer in Goose Creek.

Meet the candidates for SI Town Council

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 6:26 a.m.

Sullivan’s Island will be holding municipal elections Tuesday, May 5, at Sunrise Presbyterian Church, 3222 Middle St. Island residents Mark …

There is only time for one thing during Holy Week

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 2:41 p.m.

There is no experience like Holy Week in an Orthodox Church (this year, April 6-11, one week later than the Western Christian tradition, March 30 through April 4). The ancient hymns are deep and rich. The atmosphere of the church changes with the day’s commemorations — joy in the air, in the décor, in the incense, in the …

District touts ‘huge savings for taxpayers’

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A new credit rating for Berkeley County schools could save taxpayers millions of dollars, according to a Berkeley County School District press …

School and studen news

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 11:55 a.m.

Five Mount Pleasant residents have recently been named to the Dean’s List at Boston University for the Fall semester. Students recognized for this honor include: Madison H. Alspector, Giselle Blanco-Santana, Mariah E. Logan, Lillian C. Miller, Isabel R. Strobing. Each school and college at Boston University has …

WABCO expanding braking business

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 10:12 a.m.

A manufacturer is expanding operations in Dorchester County, creating 50 new jobs through 2016.

Leadership Day

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Fourth-grader Ansley Cook and her fellow schoolmates dance it out for visitors during Leadership Day at Summerville Elementary on Feb. 26. …

One arrested by U.S. Marshals UPDATED

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 2:45 p.m.

A Summerville man picked up by U.S. Marshals Wednesday morning is accused of using two dead people's identities.

Summerville ‘Restaurant Impossible’ episode to air

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A restaurant makeover show filmed in January in Summerville will air March 25 on the Food Network.

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