March of Dimes releases premature birth stats UPDATED

Thursday, November 13, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The March of Dimes released the 2014 Premature Birth Report Cards last week.

Thompson released from contract, offered teaching position

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 12:08 a.m.

The school district has agreed to release its chief employee from his position effective July 31, 2015.

Cross girls basketball jamboree set for Saturday, Nov. 22 UPDATED

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 12:30 p.m.

Cross High School will be the place to be on Saturday, Nov. 22 if you have a hankering for some roundball.

Bucs counting on senior leaders

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A blend of old and new will be on the floor for Charleston Southern in 2014-15. Led by 10th-year head coach Barclay Radebaugh, a CSU roster with five …

Cane Bay cheerleaders make state

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 12:05 p.m.

Cane Bay’s cheerleaders placed fourth in the the Lower State finals at River Bluff High School on Thursday, Nov. 6.

Veteran’s Day observance

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 12:41 p.m.

The Goose Creek American Legion Post 166 sponsored a Veteran’s Day observance Tuesday, Nov. 11, at the Carolina Memorial Gardens ‘Garden …

Fishing Rodeo a hit at Municipal Center

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The City of Goose Creek Recreation Department and South Carolina Department of Natural Resources hosted a fishing rodeo for disabled citizens on …

Berkeley County says ‘yes’ to extending roads’ penny sales tax

Monday, November 10, 2014 1:34 p.m.

The penny sales tax aimed at improving roads around the county is here to stay — at least until 2022 when it is set to expire.

‘Buy Local’ week announced for the county

Monday, November 10, 2014 7:01 a.m.

Berkeley County businesses are signing up for “Buy Local” week Nov. 24-29.

Stratford gives back for Christmas

Monday, November 10, 2014 2:01 p.m.

The Stratford High School Student Council met for their annual Christmas shopping spree to benefit children in foster care.

My Dead Cat, Nosey, for County Council: Voters write-in more options

Sunday, November 9, 2014 7:01 a.m.

Two deceased pets earned four votes across four races during the Nov. 4 election.

Chargers move to 11-0 UPDATED

Sunday, November 9, 2014 9:19 p.m.

Quarterback Will Lloyd threw for 318 yards and five scores to power Northwood Academy into the SCISA Class AA semifinals.

Career opportunities land at Hanahan Middle

Sunday, November 9, 2014 3:01 p.m.

A Meducare helicopter landed at Hanahan Middle School as part of eighth graders’ introduction to a variety of careers in aviation, medical training, …

Three teams make Class AAAA playoffs UPDATED

Saturday, November 8, 2014 4:08 p.m.

Three local Class AAAA teams earned spots in the high school football playoffs on Saturday.

Second Red, White and Blue Festival set for Nov. 15 UPDATED

Friday, November 7, 2014 9:40 a.m.

The City of Hanahan is holding its second Red, White and Blue Festival on Saturday at the Hanahan Amphitheater from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Cutting-edge waste company fights publicity battle

The Gazette

Friday, November 7, 2014 7:01 a.m.

Yet another cutting-edge company wants to locate in Berkeley County to process waste.

Goose Creek fishing rodeo for the disabled Saturday

Friday, November 7, 2014 2:10 p.m.

A fishing rodeo for disabled adults will be held Saturday, Nov. 8, at the lake behind the Goose Creek Municipal Center.

MUSC investigating possible but ‘not probable’ Ebola case UPDATED

Friday, November 7, 2014 8:40 a.m.

UPDATE: The patient’s condition was downgraded from “low-risk to no-risk” on Friday afternoon. The state health depaartment determined a blood test was not necessary. Read more at the Post and Courier (subscription required).

County turnout dips for midterm election

The Gazette

Thursday, November 6, 2014 7:01 a.m.

Midterms tend to draw a lower turnout, but Berkeley County’s turnout on Tuesday, Nov. 4, was low even for midterm standards.

GCHS Senior Night

Thursday, November 6, 2014 11:35 a.m.

Some photos from Goose Creek High School's Senior Night and Pep Rally on Wednesday, Nov. 5. (Photos by Rob Gantt)

Winter sports season cranks up

Thursday, November 6, 2014 12:36 p.m.

While football season marches closer to an end for local high school teams, winter sports season just cranked up earlier this week.

Football rivalry takes center stage UPDATED

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 8:43 a.m.

Whoever paid their $7 got their money's worth.

S.C. House District 15 remains red

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 12:15 p.m.

Voters of S.C. House District 15 have overwhelmingly decided to remain Republican and send incumbent Samuel Rivers Jr. back to Columbia.

Graham, Scott projected to claim U.S. Senate wins UPDATED

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 7:13 p.m.

South Carolina’s two U.S. Senate races lacked drama on Tuesday – and that suited incumbents Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott just fine.

Rivers captures big victory UPDATED

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 9:56 p.m.

Rep. Samuel Rivers has won re-election to represent District 15 in the S.C. House of Representatives.

Election 2014: Big wins for House, school board, and roads tax UPDATED

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 1:57 p.m.

Rep. Samuel Rivers successful re-election bid, three school board races and a tax referendum highlighted the 2014 elections in Berkeley County. …

Hotline available for voting problems

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 2:30 p.m.

As voting continues in Berkeley County Tuesday afternoon, few problems have been reported at the polls.

Henry Brown calls for big Republican win on election day

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 4:04 p.m.

Retired U.S. District One Congressman Henry Brown made the rounds through Berkeley County on Election Day to keep his finger on the pulse of voting …

AP projects Haley as winner of governor’s race

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 7:11 p.m.

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is projected to win re-election against her Democratic rival Vincent Sheheen. The Associated Press called the race …

Goose Creek voters experience short lines UPDATED

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Goose Creek voters are encountering short lines with about 15-20 minute waits at polls Tuesday.

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