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16 arrested in undercover Berkeley prostitution sting

16 arrested in undercover Berkeley prostitution sting
Monday, May 16, 2016 5:26 p.m.

Sixteen people were arrested Friday during a prostitution sweep in Berkeley County, according to authorities.

Stags lose 10 seniors

Stags lose 10 seniors
Monday, May 16, 2016 3:01 p.m.

Berkeley High School’s baseball team just finished a season that has some impressive accomplishments to speak of, much like the few springs on …

Islands to host disaster preparedness expo

Islands to host disaster preparedness expo
Monday, May 16, 2016 11:52 a.m.

The City of Isle of Palms and the Town of Sullivan’s Island will host the 2016 Disaster Preparedness Expo on Wednesday, May 18 beginning at 5 …

St. Stephen teacher named rookie teacher of the year

St. Stephen teacher named rookie teacher of the year
Monday, May 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County School District has named St. Stephen Elementary’s Dorian Palladino, a Special Education teacher, as the 2016 Rookie Teacher …

Hawks swoop in on Class AAA tennis title

Hawks swoop in on Class AAA tennis title

Special to The Gazette

Monday, May 16, 2016 1:59 p.m.

Hanahan High School’s boys tennis team captured the Class AAA crown on Saturday in Columbia, besting the home-town team A.C. Flora 4-2.

Coroner: Two dead in Ridgeville crash

Coroner: Two dead in Ridgeville crash
Monday, May 16, 2016 3:34 p.m.

Two are dead following a two-car head-on collision Monday afternoon on Givhans Road in Ridgeville, according to Dorchester County Coroner Alice Durr. …

Summerville practice awarded first place in patient satisfaction for fifth consecutive year

 Summerville practice awarded first place in patient satisfaction for fifth consecutive year
Monday, May 16, 2016 9:05 p.m.

Coastal Carolina Bariatric and Surgical Center (CCB&SC) is receiving recognition for high patient satisfaction.

The Ghosts of Old Salem

Monday, May 16, 2016 11:47 a.m.

Smells of burning hardwood fill the streets at Old Salem in Winston-Salem as three pheasants wiggle haltingly across the road near the Single Brothers’ House one recent July morning, completely unaware that humans think there is a ghost living in the cellar. Jennifer Bean Bower, associate curator of Photographic Collections at Old Salem, is …

2016 Atlantic Cup starts in Charleston UPDATED

2016 Atlantic Cup starts in Charleston
Monday, May 16, 2016 8:22 a.m.

The 2016 Atlantic Cup presented by 11th Hour Racing starts in Charleston, May 28 at Charleston Maritime Center. In addition, the first all-female …

An alligator’s connundrum: swamp life or the streets

An alligator’s connundrum: swamp life or the streets
Monday, May 16, 2016 7:22 a.m.

“It’s springtime and it’s mating season,” said Old Santee Canal Park’s historical education coordinator, Mary Bell. …

2017 Mercedes-Benz debut UPDATED

Monday, May 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Mercedes-Benz of Mount Pleasant presented the 2017 model debut last week at Baker Motor Company East Cooper dealership. - Photos by Vickey Boyd

Wando wins rugby state championship on last-second kick UPDATED

Wando wins rugby state championship on last-second kick
Monday, May 16, 2016 3:39 p.m.

COLUMBIA — Charlie van Vliet let a few blades of grass fall to gauge the wind before deciding he needed a better angle.

Wando girls, Bishop England boys win track state titles

Wando girls, Bishop England boys win track state titles
Monday, May 16, 2016 3:02 p.m.

COLUMBIA — The Wando girls track team lined the guard rail of Harry Parone Stadium as runners took their marks for the 400 relay, …

History Sidewalk Sale

History Sidewalk Sale
Monday, May 16, 2016 8:03 a.m.

Looking for a powder horn? Perhaps you are in need of a cutlass to protect yourself from pirates? Feeling a need to brew some gunpowder tea? Then you …

Russell performs at Aqua Terrace

Monday, May 16, 2016 8:31 a.m.

Rene Russell is playing a live concert at Aqua Terrace Rooftop Bar on June 4.

Art’s Bar and grill introduces new chef

Art’s Bar and grill introduces new chef
Monday, May 16, 2016 11:52 a.m.

Art’s Bar & Grill celebrates the spring and summer seasons with a new chef in the kitchen and an expanded seasonal menu featuring an array …

Goose Creek Softball loses three seniors

Goose Creek Softball loses three seniors
Monday, May 16, 2016 12:33 a.m.

This spring on the diamond was not as productive as first-year coach Curtis Moore would have liked but the Goose Creek High School softball program …

An alligator’s connundrum: swamp life or the streets

An alligator’s connundrum: swamp life or the streets
Sunday, May 15, 2016 12:01 a.m.

“It’s springtime and it’s mating season,” said Old Santee Canal Park’s historical education coordinator, Mary Bell. …

Sunday, May 15, 2016 2:34 p.m.

State Track and Field Championships UPDATED

Sunday, May 15, 2016 12:47 p.m.

Photos from Saturday's state track and field championships in Columbia. (Photos by Rob Gantt/Gazette)

Stratford vs. Summerville in Lower State

Sunday, May 15, 2016 1:25 p.m.

Photos by Rob Gantt

Winns Redhawks practice player of week UPDATED

Winns Redhawks practice player of week
Sunday, May 15, 2016 11:00 p.m.

Carolina Redhawks coach Brian Jackson says Sean Winns makes clutch plays every single week for the secondary.

Girl Scout Troop 170 of Berkeley County sells a whopping 11,264 boxes

Girl Scout Troop 170 of Berkeley County sells a whopping 11,264 boxes
Sunday, May 15, 2016 1:54 p.m.

The girls of Girl Scout Troop 170 of Berkeley County have got mad cookie-selling skills. The girls sold 11,264 boxes of cookies in total, including 4, …

Horticulture Hotline - Leaf gall is a very common disease that affects camellias and azaleas

Sunday, May 15, 2016 9:22 a.m.

Have you noticed an azalea or a camellia whose leaves are 2-3 times the normal size and are real thick and fleshy?

South Carolina Federal Credit Union awards $10,000 in scholarships

South Carolina Federal Credit Union awards $10,000 in scholarships
Saturday, May 14, 2016 1:44 p.m.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union awarded $10,000 in scholarship prizes to eight area students last week.

Thinclads win big at state UPDATED

Thinclads win big at state
Saturday, May 14, 2016 5:22 p.m.

The last weekend of the state's high school track and field season is a thinclad's opportunity to shine on the biggest stage.

Football teams begin laying the foundation - Dates for spring games announced

Football teams begin laying the foundation - Dates for spring games announced
Saturday, May 14, 2016 2:01 p.m.

Spring football practice for South Carolina high schools is in full swing.

Daley qualifies for state tournament

Daley qualifies for state tournament
Saturday, May 14, 2016 9:01 a.m.

Lowcountry teams in general didn’t have a strong showing at the Class AAAA Boys’ Golf Lower State Qualifier, but one Dorchester Two …

Letter: Council will regret stripping power from mayor’s office

Saturday, May 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

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