Moncks Corner recognizes employees

Saturday, May 28, 12:01 a.m.

Moncks Corner Mayor Michael Lockliear honored town employees Marilyn Baker, Lisa Hancock and Doug Polen for their achievements and service at the May 17 town council meeting.

Berkeley top students recognized at Breakfast of Champions

Saturday, May 28, 12:01 a.m.

On May 24, students, administrators, parents, and faculty gathered at Charleston Southern University for the 19th Annual Breakfast of Champions. The Breakfast of Champions recognizes top students in...

Coastal Community Foundations awards $65k to 16 area nonprofits

Saturday, May 28, 12:01 a.m.

The Giving Back to Berkeley County Fund of Coastal Community Foundation has awarded $65,000 to 16 nonprofits improving quality of life in Berkeley County. This year’s funded projects...

School board silent as citizens continue transgender discussion

Friday, May 27, 3:45 p.m.

The school year will end without a definitive answer to Berkeley County’s “bathroom issue.”

Cross athletic awards

In the Cross community, events are a family affair.

Prep baseball developmental league set for June

The inaugural high school developmental baseball league looks like a win-win for coaches, players and fans this June.

Judo teachers win in Pan-American Games

Representing the United States, husband and wife duo Robert Gouthro and Dr. Lisa Capriotti brought home two gold medals from the Pan-American Judo Championships in Cuba last month, defeating teams...

Ellington football camp set for June 11

Two of Moncks Corner’s National Football League players, Andre Ellington and Bruce Ellington, will host the third annual Ellington Elite Youth Football Camp on Saturday, June 11 at Berkeley...

Timberland and tiaras: THS crowns new queens

Songs, smiles and dance completed an Arabian-themed evening in St. Stephen May 21 with palm trees, camels and contestants flanking the stage of the Timberland High school auditorium for the Miss...

Local students awarded Accelerate scholarships

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce awarded 75 Accelerate Greater Charleston (AGC) Scholarships on May 10 in front of a packed room of business and educational leaders, proud parents and family...

Nine Berkeley County residents earn degrees from FMU

FLORENCE – Nine of the 346 Francis Marion University graduates from the spring commencement are from Berkeley County.

St. Stephen teacher named rookie teacher of the year

Berkeley County School District has named St. Stephen Elementary’s Dorian Palladino, a Special Education teacher, as the 2016 Rookie Teacher of the Year. The District honored Palladino and 139...

St. Stephen Baptist Missionary recognizes graduates

St. Stephen Baptist Missionary Church held its first annual graduation recognition program on Sunday, May 22.

Macedonia Newsline: Bonner Elementary students celebrate end of year

Providence Baptist Church will have a special singing service by Peggy Sineath, at 11 a.m. May 29. There will be a covered-dish dinner following the service.

Be encouraging when sharing gospel with others

A dear church member went to be the Lord a few weeks ago. As I was preparing to preach his funeral, the word that came to my mind that described him was the word, “encourager.” I...

Trilogy: Community invited to spring revival services at Day Dawn Baptist Church

The Rev. Joshua Prioleau, officers and the entire Day Dawn Baptist Church family has invited the community to revival services 7 p.m. nightly, June 1-3 on Highway 45 in Pineville.

Guest Column

Kennard: Newest grad has proud father

Pardon me for a minute while I brag about my children, specifically my youngest child, Tall Sam. Sam is the youngest of our four children. He’s got an older brother who actually may have a...

Guest Column

Smith Says: Questions: Why are we so tired? Cocktails anyone?

Random thoughts while washing my car and wondering why every bird within 50 miles apparently has GPS leading directly to my windshield:


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