Long signs with Limestone

Wednesday, February 10, 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley High School senior Danny Long recalls not being allowed to play football on the rec team because of his size.

PSA chairman of the board receives “Commander’s Public Service Award”

Wednesday, February 10, 12:01 a.m.

The Chairman of the Board for Palmetto Scholar’s Academy, Stacy Lindbergh, received the “Commander’s Public Service Award,” a U.S. military honor, during the ribbon...

Sumter man sentence on tax evasion charge

Wednesday, February 10, 12:01 a.m.

COLUMBIA, SC -- United States Attorney Bill Nettles stated that Neal Dennis, of Sumter, South Carolina, was sentenced to 6 months imprisonment in federal court. In September 2015, Dennis pled guilty...

South American virus brings worry to Lowcountry moms

Tuesday, February 9, 2:21 p.m.

Susie Cales is 15 weeks pregnant and she has plenty to worry about but the virus linked to microcephaly in babies will not be one of those things that keeps her stressed.

Player Profile: Janazia Halls

Janazia Halls walked into the auditorium at Cross High School carrying a plastic container stuffed with cake covered in frosting.

Cross senior signs with SC State

Malcom Garrett, a senior at Cross High School will play football in the fall for SC State on a full athletic scholarship.

Slow to spark, SJCA girls get their playoff push

What started as a sputter has turned into the spark of sweet success for St. John’s Christian Academy varsity girls.

AAU Basketball Tryouts

Calvin Davis is looking for basketball players.

Berkeley Middle College student accepted to SPAWAR apprenticeship

O’Dhori Prioleau, a junior at Berkeley Middle College, was accepted into the Science and Engineering Summer Apprenticeship Program at SPAWAR. Typically, the program only accepts six to eight...

Scott accepting applications for summer interns

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) announced he is accepting applications for congressional internships in his Washington, DC, North Charleston, Columbia and Greenville offices for the summer of 2016. The...

Heritage stamp will feature Richard Allen, founder of AME Church

Richard Allen, the founder of the AME Church and it’s first bishop, will be featured as the next issue in the U.S. Postal Service’s Black Heritage Commemorative Series.

District announces community meeting for new Hanahan elementary

Berkeley County School District will host a meeting for members of the community to view the conceptual site and floor plans for the new Tanner/Foster Creek Area Elementary School in Hanahan.

Beidler Forest hosting workshop for Great Backyard Bird Count

The Great Backyard Bird Count, an annual census of winter birds conducted each February by the National Audubon Society and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, will take place this weekend, Feb.

Red Cross urges blood donations in February

The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to help ensure a sufficient blood supply for patients by giving blood this February.

Macedonia Newline: Valentine social, meeting with county representatives

Providence Baptist Church has planned its Valentine Social for 6 p.m. Feb. 14 in the fellowship hall.

Berkeley farmer to chair AgSouth Farm Credit board of directors

AgSouth Farm Credit CEO Bill Spigener recently announced that William T. Robinson of Berkeley County has been elected chairman of AgSouth Farm Credit’s board of directors.

Guest Column

Zika virus is nothing to sneeze at

The Zika virus has the media abuzz.

Guest Column

Valentine’s Day is a chance to put a price on romance

When this newspaper reaches your hands you will either be enjoying the lingering victory of the Carolina Panthers or trying to forget the defeat. Of course you know which way the sentiments run in...


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