Getting ready for fall: The Berkeley Blue Brigade goes to band camp

Saturday, July 30, 12:01 a.m.

The beginning of the high school football season also means the beginning of band season.

Heart Association praises digital game

Friday, July 29, 12:01 p.m.

Pokémon Go is getting players physically moving in the real world, a change from the stereotypical stationary screen time usually associated with gaming.

National Farmers Market Week

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

The number of incentives to buying and selling local is growing and the Moncks Corner farmers market is no exception for finding farm fresh food and produce grown locally, gifts, handmade crafts and...

Cane Bay Choir receives rings at ceremony

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

Cane Bay Cobra Chorale Choir director William Bennett said it’s been a big year for the choirs at Cane Bay High School and now there are the state championship rings to prove it.

Bucs favored to win Big South

Charleston Southern is the Big South Conference preseason favorite for the first time in the football program’s history.

Moncks Corner all-star Ponytails

Moncks Corner Dixie Youth all-star Ponytail team came home to Moncks Corner ranked third in the state.

Seven CSU players preseason all-conference

A league-high seven Charleston Southern football players were named to the Big South’s preseason all-conference team, announced Tuesday.

Football teams reach starting line

When the sun rises on Friday, a new era officially begins for Berkeley High School football.

Education Briefs

Senfronia Smith has been named the new principal of Cross High School. The Berkeley County School Board approved the appointment at its board workshop on July 12.

Education briefs: Rochester Institute of Technology, USC-Upstate, School District, Wofford

The following students made the Dean’s List at Rochester Institute of Technology for the spring 2016 semester:

Sangaree Middle band director selected for directors association

Brian Trauger, band director at Sangaree Middle School, was recently elected to membership at the American School Band Directors Association, held in Lexington, Kentucky June 29 to July 1.

Education briefs: Craig, Baumgarten, & CSU grads

The following Berkeley County residents received degrees from Charleston Southern University May 7 at North Charleston Coliseum:

Women counseled to stand always on the truth

The Day Dawn Baptist Church Missionary Auxiliaries conducted its annual Women Day Program on July 24 during regular service in Pineville.

Audition dates set for gospel choir

The Charleston Gospel Choir and Charleston Spiritual Ensemble are seeking new volunteer members.

Local churches come together for fifth Sunday services

Hood’s Chapel United Methodist Church will celebrate Fifth Sunday Service on July 31 and its sister churches Berea United Methodist and Eccles United Methodist will join it.

We are all on the same side – the right side

Thanks to all those people who either sent me feedback on the fire prevention series of articles or spoke to me in person.

Guest Column

Playboy model fails lesson on human decency

A former Playboy model got schooled in sisterhood this month.

Guest Column

Kennard: A good car is a bonus in stormy weather

Let’s talk about the weather for a minute. It’s hot. It’s rainy. It’s humid. It’s cool – well not really cool. And that’s all in one minute.


County, school district should be working together

County, school district should be working together

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