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School board to resume opening meetings with prayer

Wednesday, August 24, 9:34 a.m.

Berkeley County School Board in September will again open its meetings with a prayer, despite the threat of a lawsuit.

Round 1 begins for Robinson

Wednesday, August 24, 5:00 a.m.

Randy Robinson said if he was afraid of a challenge, he wouldn’t have pursued a career in coaching high school football.


Week 1 a family affair for Craig

Wednesday, August 24, 12:01 a.m.

Timberland coach Art Craig is adamant Friday’s encounter with Woodland High School is not Craig Bowl I or anything catchy like that.


Cavs aiming for more victory celebrations

Wednesday, August 24, 12:01 a.m.

With nearly his entire team returning, along with several transfers, St. John’s Christian Academy football coach John McCall is optimistic about his program bouncing back from an 0-9 season...

Cavaliers snap losing skid

St. John’s Christian Academy traveled to Beaufort Academy Friday night for the season opener for both teams.

Muschamp focused solely on South Carolina, not redemption

COLUMBIA — Will Muschamp isn’t worried about what did or didn’t happen at his only other head coaching stop. Everything the new coach does is all about South Carolina.


Clemson aiming for College Football Playoff again

CLEMSON — When Clemson came back from its national championship loss to Alabama, coach Dabo Swinney showed his Tigers a handful of plays that could have changed the result.


RedHawks fall to league-leading Outsiders

The Lowcountry RedHawks were aiming to win on back-to-back weeks but came up short against the CCFL-leading Triad Outsiders on Saturday.

Education Briefs

Dara Harrop has been named the new principal of Marrington Middle School of the Arts in Goose Creek, South Carolina. The Berkeley County School Board approved the appointment on July 26.

Education briefs: 31,777 students at county public schools

Berkeley County public school students returned to school Aug. 15. By the fourth day of school, the district announced it has 31,777 kindergarten through 12th grade students and has hired 378 new...


An easier A: Students will be graded on 10-point scale

In an effort to help Berkeley County’s public school students to match up to neighboring school district students and national students, the school board has unanimously passed a policy...


Trident Medical Center plans $13.5M expansion

Citing a need for additional access to emergency and surgical services Trident Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Todd Gallati has announced the hospital will embark on a $13.5 million expansion.

Milligan Police Summer Camp a great success

The second annual Joshua L Milligan Police Summer Camp took place July 25-29.

Hood: Construction on new Dollar General store underway

Construction is coming along with the Dollar General Store being built on Highway 17-A by the fire department. I was told it is expected to open in September.


Second Chance Thrift Shop in Pinopolis opens, donations accepted

Tommy and Robin Dantzler are celebrating the opening of a new business and the residents of Berkeley County are pleased to see their county resources continue to grow.


Williams: Care for family with mental illness takes vigilance

I am one of those people that you may call not very curious; or probably, you may say I am selectively curious.

Guest Column

Memories of neurotic Nicky still linger

Last night I dreamed about Nicky again.

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Editor’s Notes: Pokemon luring players to nearby sex offenders

More than 80 sex offenders live or work within a 2-mile radius of my office.

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