Dates for annual Stags Roundup set

Saturday, August 1, 12:01 p.m.

All incoming Berkeley High School freshmen are expected to attend the Stag Stampede on Friday, Aug. 14,from 7:45 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.

Fetter health care launches rapid HIV testing in the Lowcountry

Saturday, August 1, 12:01 a.m.

Fetter Health Care Network launches Rapid HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) testing in six primary healthcare centers in Berkeley, Charleston, Colleton and Dorchester counties. In 2014, The South...

Utility’s used motor oil recovery program collected 30 million gallons in 25 years

Friday, July 31, 12:01 p.m.

South Carolina’s largest used motor oil collection effort, Santee Cooper’s Give Oil for Energy Recovery (GOFER) program, has collected more than 30 million gallons of used motor oil as...

Forum addresses gun violence

Friday, July 31, 12:01 a.m.

About 100 people came together Sunday afternoon to vent their frustrations about gun violence and search for tangible answers as to what they can do to stop it.

Park and Rec all-stars honored by town council

Monday, July 27, 12:01 p.m.

The Moncks Corner Park and Recreation baseball and softball all-star teams were honored before Town Council during their regular July 21 town council meeting for producing a pair of district...

Stags’ Bonner Stadium gets new scoreboard

Saturday, July 25, 2:28 p.m.

The facelift and improvement of Berkeley High School’s sports facilities continued over the summer with the installation of a new scoreboard for Gerald Moody Field at Bonner Stadium and new...

Finding Mudville: Summer youth camps paying dividends between the lines

Monday, July 20, 4:49 p.m.

Moncks Corner’s Park and Recreation Department hasn’t seen a district champion or sent a baseball or softball team to the state tournament since 2010.

Quinton Washington’s new lease on life

Monday, July 20, 4:49 p.m.

Growing up in St. Stephen, Quinton Washington was no stranger to cars. He attended drag races on weekends, he admired classic vehicles, he even tinkered underneath the hood. It all turned out to be...

Moncks Corner, Cross students wow at The Citadel

Friday, July 24, 12:01 a.m.

Four Moncks Corner and Cross natives have earned top honors at The Citadel for the spring 2015 semester.

Radio, TV personality hosts Back 2 School Giveaway Aug. 8

Wednesday, July 29, 3:50 p.m.

Radio and television personality, Lenard McKelvey — more commonly known as Charlamagne Tha God — and Third Eye Awareness will celebrate the start of the new school year with Back 2...

County students begin Governor’s School virtual engineering program

Tuesday, July 21, 12:42 p.m.

The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) welcomed the third cohort of students to Accelerate, the School’s virtual engineering program, during Base Camp,...

Leadership class focuses on third graders

Thursday, July 9, 3:51 p.m.

The Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce and Berkeley County School District honored three exceptional third grade scholars for their history projects submitted in the first ever “Tell Us a...

Independent publisher meets with Rotarians

Friday, July 31, 10:35 a.m.

Summerville Communications Publisher Steve Wagenlander spoke at the July 30 meeting of Rotary Club of Moncks Corner. Summerville Communications publishes the Berkeley Independent, Goose Creek Gazette.

Grants offered to FFA chapters

Friday, July 31, 9:56 a.m.

Tractor Supply Company is excited to announce a new program that allows opportunities for local FFA chapters to make their communities a better place to live.

Clemson extension 4H workshop planned

Saturday, July 25, 12:01 a.m.

The local 4-H Youth Development Program is offering a 2-day workshop for youth ages 9-and-older who would like to learn about food and cooking.

St. Stephen Police hosts summer camp

Monday, July 20, 4:50 p.m.

The St. Stephen Police Department will be hosting the inaugural “Joshua L. Milligan” summer camp. The camp will be offered to all students entering the 4th-8th grade and will cost $30...

Guest Column

Where am I?

Wednesday, July 29, 10:46 a.m.

Raise your hand if you’re lost. What? Me, too!

Guest Column

Dan’s Fee-Fi-Phobias

Wednesday, July 29, 12:01 a.m.

I don’t like heights.


Guest Editorial: The best ways to pay tribute to the Emanuel Nine

Wednesday, July 29, 10:46 a.m.

The world’s spotlight has been on Charleston for the past few weeks in the wake of the massacre at the Emanuel AME Church. The aftermath of that horrific event has included the...

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