Habitat helpers

Friday, April 24, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Summerville Catholic School fifth-graders recently sponsored an outreach service project to benefit Habitat for Humanity. Students made and sold …

High School Boys' Tennis

Friday, April 24, 2015 12:31 p.m.

Once the sun came out, high school tennis action heated up. Teams include Ashley Ridge, Fort Dorchester and Summerville.

Central Avenue to be closed for tree-trimming UPDATED

Friday, April 24, 2015 9:22 a.m.

Central Avenue between Simmons and West Carolina avenues will be closed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Wednesday next week for tree trimming, …

Goose Creek vs. Stall UPDATED

Friday, April 24, 2015 9:27 a.m.

Photos by Brooks Finneseth

Town consolidates trash pickup schedule

Friday, April 24, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Town of Moncks Corner is working to make the process of picking up your trash a lot easier.

Mayor proclaims ‘Judo Week’ in Goose Creek

Friday, April 24, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Goose Creek Mayor Michael Heitzler signed a proclamation declaring April 19-25 “Judo Week” in Goose Creek.

Police investigating Friday afternoon shooting

Friday, April 24, 2015 7:03 p.m.

North Charleston Police are on the scene in Wescott Plantation after a late Friday afternoon shooting on Morning Dew Court.

Residents weigh in on future public transit options

Friday, April 24, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Summerville residents had the opportunity Tuesday night to voice their opinions and gain information on a potential future public transit system …

Berkeley Chamber Legislative Luncheon UPDATED

Friday, April 24, 2015 9:48 p.m.

The 2015 Berkeley Chamber Legislative Luncheon was held on Friday, April 24 at the Redbank Club in Goose Creek. Dozens of community leaders and …

All-day music fest supports Island Turtle Team

Friday, April 24, 2015 10:41 a.m.

A benefit for the Island Turtle Team, Isle of Palms and Sullivan’s Island Sea Turtle rescue group, will be hosted by The Windjammer and The …

Throat singers coming to Summerville

Thursday, April 23, 2015 5:00 a.m.

Music-lovers have a rare opportunity Sunday – the chance to see a group of Tuvan throat singers right here in Summerville.

What lies below – The possibility of spills in S.C. UPDATED

Thursday, April 23, 2015 11:34 a.m.

Next week, April 20, marks the anniversary of an event that has shaped Americans’ perception of offshore oil development for the past five …

Wando girls shut out Bishop England UPDATED

Thursday, April 23, 2015 3:17 p.m.

Wando girls soccer shut out Bishop England, 2-0, Wednesday at Jack Cantey Stadium on Daniel Island.

Moore no-hits James Island UPDATED

Thursday, April 23, 2015 10:40 a.m.

There's been another no-hitter thrown by somebody from Stratford.

Trident Academy land up for grabs

Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:10 p.m.

Trident Academy, a small school nestled in the back of Wakendaw, has helped hundreds of children learn on a pace and level that suited their …

Recount confirms: Sheriff candidate Lewis in GOP runoff with Adams

Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:33 p.m.

Berkeley County’s election board has certified the Republican party’s results from Tuesday’s election: Brian Adams will face …

DD2 talks budget, SROs

Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:11 p.m.

It’s a better budget than this year, but for next year Dorchester District Two is looking at increased costs for salaries and benefits and …

Patriot Boys shut out the Swamp Foxes

Thursday, April 23, 2015 3:01 p.m.

The Fort Dorchester Boys moved into the lead for Region 8-AAAA with a 2-0 win over Ashley Ridge Tuesday.

Summerville Authors to be Featured at Annual South Carolina Book Festival

Thursday, April 23, 2015 11:18 a.m.

Summerville authors Kieran Kramer and Katie Stagliano will be featured presenters at the 19th annual South Carolina Book Festival that will be held at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center May 16-17.

Unique training device created for boaters

Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:01 p.m.

South Carolina’s Department of Natural Resources has announced the creation of a unique boating skills training mechanism, similar to what …

Red Cross showcases beauty of Mount Pleasant

Thursday, April 23, 2015 6:24 a.m.

The Red Cross is inviting the public to two signature events this April, the annual Old Village Home, Garden and Art Tour, a favorite springtime …

Wave baseball tops Bobcats

Thursday, April 23, 2015 11:17 a.m.

The Green Wave baseball team won the first game of a three-game series with Bluffton Tuesday night.

Local lacrosse coach opens new business

Thursday, April 23, 2015 7:05 a.m.

Spring is here and that means more time spent outdoors and dealing with the pesky mosquitoes that come with the warming of the weather. This year …

Fashion for a cause UPDATED

Thursday, April 23, 2015 11:40 a.m.

HELP of Summerville and Second Chance Thrift Shop held their annual 1st& 2nd Chance Luncheon, Fashion Show and Silent Auction on March 7 at …

Mother still missing after date

Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:24 p.m.

There are no updates in the case of a young mother missing since April 4, Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Tony Phinney said Thursday. …

What lies below: The true value of S.C. resources

Thursday, April 23, 2015 2:13 a.m.

As with any political decision, the debate over offshore oil and natural gas development in the Atlantic will ultimately hinge on one thing – …

Goose Creek BBQ Fest delayed due to weather; makeup slated for May 9 UPDATED

Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The City of Goose Creek has delayed the Fourth Annual BBQ Festival, originally set for this Saturday, April 25 from 2 to 7 p.m. behind City Hall at …

School board interviewing 6 superintendent candidates this week

Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County School District school board members are holding six interviews over three nights this week for superintendent candidates.

Driver involved in fatal hit and run arrested UPDATED

Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:32 p.m.

The driver of the suspect vehicle in the April 18, 2015, fatal auto-pedestrian hit-and-run collision on St. James Ave. wherein pedestrian Robert …

Woman charged with DUI in fatal wreck UPDATED

Thursday, April 23, 2015 9:15 a.m.

One person is dead after a two-vehicle crash on Miles Road Wednesday night.

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