Quantcast

Football Talk, Week 0: Berkeley and Dorchester schools UPDATED

Football Talk, Week 0: Berkeley and Dorchester schools
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:05 a.m.

Rob Gantt and Roger Lee talk about Week 0 of the 2016 football season.

Editorial: Traffic deaths down; but not enough

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The number of traffic-related deaths in Dorchester County has dropped slightly in the last year after a steady increase for the last three years.

Assistant Town Administrator credentialed by International Management Association

Assistant Town Administrator credentialed by International Management Association
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:22 a.m.

Mount Pleasant Assistant Town Administrator Katherine Hendricks recently received the Credentialed Manager designation from the International …

Scene in History

Scene in History
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

For the week of Aug. 17-24

Town breaks ground on open-air, covered Farmers Market pavilion

Town breaks ground on open-air, covered Farmers Market pavilion
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Moncks Corner is stepping up its Farmers Market game.

Patriots knock the dust off at Dorchester Showdown

Patriots knock the dust off at Dorchester Showdown
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The location and atmosphere were different from past years but the Patriots once again used a jamboree to warm up for the approaching football season. …

Dorchester County Detention Center Ribbon Cutting

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 9:50 a.m.

Photos by Nick Cokins

Local students named to Orangeburg-Calhoun honors lists

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The following individuals have been named honor students for the summer 2016 academic term at Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College:

Moncks Corner Student Receives $1,000 Chick-fil-A Leadership Scholarship

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Chick-fil-A Inc. has selected Moncks Corner resident Elliott Huxford as a recipient of the chain’s $1,000 Leadership Scholarship.

Gone fishin’ UPDATED

Gone fishin’
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Billy Crocker of McClellanville took his 10-year old son, Sam, out for a day of fishing in the Intracoastal Waterway Saturday. Expecting to catch a …

Property owners face new rules for getting sandbags amid uncertain future for erosion devices

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 7:00 a.m.

As property owners and managers on Isle of Palms await a decision on whether the wave-dissipating devices in place now will be allowed to stay up, they also face new rules for getting sandbags to protect against the waves.

Mothers & More Summerville supports grants for women with postpartum mental health disorders

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Summerville Chapter of Mothers & More has donated more than $4,000 to Postpartum Support Charleston — a decision that came after the national Mothers & More disbanded and the local chapter closed.

Meals on Wheels does more than just feed you

Meals on Wheels does more than just feed you
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 8:01 a.m.

East Cooper Meals on Wheels (MOW) has long been known as a spoke in the food chain for our community’s elderly, home-bound and disabled …

Ask Liz - Back to school time can mean fresh starts all around

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:46 a.m.

Dear Liz,

Crime beat

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

A St. George man reported that a woman he used to date drove to his home and used her car to injure him, after accusing him of being with another woman. According to a report, he refused to answer her phone call then shortly after learned she was on his property. When he went outside to see her, she rammed her car into his knee, as he stood in his …

Summerville’s homeless housing crisis: Pastors want women’s shelter re-opened

Summerville’s homeless housing crisis: Pastors want women’s shelter re-opened
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

When Gary Beson once spotted a woman walking alone along the street near his church, he couldn’t just let her pass by.

House Doctors celebrates first anniversary

House Doctors celebrates first anniversary
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 6:26 a.m.

When Jack and Annette Ross opened House Doctors of Charleston, they wanted to own a business that made life easier for the people in their community. …

Smith Says: Memories of neurotic Nicky still linger

Smith Says: Memories of neurotic Nicky still linger

For the Journal Scene

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Last night I dreamed about Nicky again.

State approves more than $100,000 to fund body cameras locally

State approves more than $100,000 to fund body cameras locally
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 7:05 a.m.

While some South Carolina officers wore body cameras prior to legislation passed last year mandating them, it’s rare to find an officer now …

40th reunion planned for Summerville High class of ‘76

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 7:07 a.m.

The Summerville High School Class of 1976 will hold its 40-year reunion Oct. 7 and 8.

Hawks open up against new school

Hawks open up against new school
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 10:31 a.m.

Hanahan High School will be looking for its first victory of the 2016 football season on Friday.

Letter: We have outgrown our local library

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 11:21 a.m.

To the Editor:

In Search of Israeli Cuisine,” Food and a Flick at the Terrace

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 10:35 a.m.

The Charleston Jewish Film & Bookfest presents a culinary/film event and benefit for One80place. Sample creative cuisine and view the entertaining documentary

Data: Traffic fatalities down slightly across state

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 6:08 p.m.

The traffic-related deaths of 11 people in less than day last week prompted the South Carolina Department of Public Safety to issue a statement …

Moncks Corner man killed in 17-A wreck in Summerville UPDATED

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 10:59 a.m.

A Moncks Corner man died in a wreck Tuesday on 17-A near the I-26 overpass.

Letters to the Editor UPDATED

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 9:35 a.m.

In his recent letter to the editor, Ken Glasson says many things with which I greatly disagree. He suggests, for example, that numerous lawsuits are the result of decisions made by the current council, implying that those newly elected in November are to blame, when most of the litigation involves actions taken before that election.

Sertoma Gallery (Opening Night) UPDATED

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 6:25 p.m.

Photos from the opening night of the 46th annual Sertoma Football Classic at Johnson Hagood Stadium in Charleston, S.C.

Cross opens season at Burke

Cross opens season at Burke
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Cross High School’s game with Burke High School last October was washed away by heavy rains.

New year, new schools

New year, new schools
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 7:12 a.m.

After years of planning, constructing, preparing…Dorchester District 2’s three new elementary schools finally opened on Monday.

School Supplies Collected

School Supplies Collected
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 11:08 a.m.

The Lowcountry Women’s Social Club collected school supply donations from club members at both their July and August meetings. All supplies …

Upcoming Events
 Latest News
News from Twitter
Print Ads
Latest Videos

The Berkeley Independent

© 2016 The Berkeley Independent an Evening Post Industries company. All Rights Reserved.

Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Parental Consent Form.