What did the first Thanksgiving look like in Berkeley County?

Wednesday, November 25, 12:01 p.m.

In Colonial times, the early European settlers to Berkeley County didn’t celebrate Thanksgiving as we know it today: an annual, one-day holiday that gathers family together.

Disaster assistance deadline approaching

Friday, November 27, 12:01 a.m.

Survivors of the October storms and flooding in South Carolina have until Dec. 4, to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and submit loan applications to the U.S. Small Business...

State report card: District performing at or above average

Thursday, November 26, 12:01 a.m.

Berkeley County School District Report Card shows that the district is performing at or above state averages, according to results released yesterday by the South Carolina Department of Education.

Nonprofit group freezes funds to swamped Cypress Gardens

Wednesday, November 25, 12:01 a.m.

As federal and county officials begin repair assessments for Cypress Gardens, the nonprofit group that aids with thousands of dollars in expenses every year has decided not to release any money...

Overtime loss stings Cross in playoffs

The Cross football team made the long trip to Dillon County on Friday night for a playoff battle.

Cobras finish .500 after playoff loss

The Cane Bay football season came to an end in the opening round of the Class AAAA playoffs on Friday.

Bucs earn first-ever FCS playoff berth

Charleston Southern’s historic football season was rewarded with the No. 8 national seed and a first round bye in the 2015 FCS Playoffs. The field was announced on Sunday morning live on...

Tough ending for Wolves; 2016 outlook bright again

For now, Timberland’s second-round playoff loss at Dillon on Friday night will hurt badly.

Check out these terrific kids at BES!

Berkeley Elementary School has released its list of Terrific Kids for October’s word of the month, Responsibility.

Berkeley Co. schools say ‘Thank You’ to veterans

Marrington Elementary School and Howe Hall Arts Infused Middle School students honored veterans with separate programs.

Pumpkin-chunkin’ Gators take first

The Goose Creek High School Trebuchet team earned first place out of 12 teams at the University of South Carolina Pumpkin’ Chunkin’ Competition on Oct. 31. The team consisted of Adrian...

District holds active shooter crisis simulation

Berkeley County School District practiced its response to a simulated crisis at Hanahan High School the morning Thursday. District staff and principals coordinated the planning and execution of the...

Sara Guess Gramling & Joshua Wade Craven wed

Sara Guess Gramling and Joshua Wade Craven were married on October 31, 2015 at the Moncks Corner United Methodist Church with a reception at Fraternal Order of Police #19.

Holiday happenings and terrific kids

Macedonia Middle School band and First Priority Club will be performing at Celebrate the Season at the Santee Canal Park on Friday, Dec. 4. They will be selling hot chocolate, coffee, baked goods,...

Happy Thanksgiving to all

As we approach the Thanksgiving season we do so with mixed emotions. On one hand we are excited to be with family and friends and to celebrate together. It’s one of those times of...

Johnson graduates basic training

U.S. Army Pvt. Tichina K. Johnson has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Jackson.

Guest Column

The power of love

Ten years ago today, Widdle and I took a big gamble at the Little Church of the West in Las Vegas.

Guest Column

In praise of archaic argot

Ever think about words and phrases you don’t hear anymore? Maybe it’s just something English majors do.


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