St. John’s runs past Coastal UPDATED

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 2:32 a.m.

Rodney Prioleau’s 200-yard night wasn’t enough to save Coastal Christian from a 56-18 loss to St. John’s Christian Friday in Mount Pleasant.

The IKEA experience UPDATED

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:45 a.m.

I have become one with the assimilated.

Obituaries

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:47 a.m.

Joyce P. Bass

Lady Cavs in playoff hunt despite rough week

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:46 a.m.

It’s been a rough week for the St. John’s Christian Academy Lady Cavaliers volleyball team, yet despite a pair of of losses to Coastal Christian (3- …

Warriors upset Green Wave

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:07 a.m.

The Green Wave suffered its second consecutive loss Friday as the Warriors invaded Memorial Stadium and claimed a 37-14 victory.

County asks DHEC for help with GenEarth problem

The Independent

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:39 a.m.

Berkeley County has promised to supersede state action if the state’s environmental agency does not stop the smell coming from a bioenergy plant.

Nonprofit announces art event

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 9:52 a.m.

Enough Pie is excited to announce a creative collaboration with artist Kris Westerson. Westerson, assisted by volunteers from the community, will present four individual “Street Pulp” events, each at a different location in the Upper Peninsula. Working outside, in

Berkeley County seeks DHEC’s help for action against GenEarth

The Gazette

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:29 a.m.

Berkeley County has promised to supersede state action if the state’s environmental agency does not stop the smell coming from a bioenergy plant.

Stratford cheer camp set for Oct. 4

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 9:03 a.m.

The Stratford cheerleaders are holding their fall cheer camp on Saturday, Oct 4 from 8:30 a.m. - Noon.

Oktoberfest hosted by East Cooper Breakfast Rotary features run, party, charity

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 10:58 a.m.

The East Cooper Breakfast Rotary Club will once again host their annual Oktoberfest 5K run and walk, Thursday, October 9th, 2014 starting 6 p.m.

Let’s read

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:44 a.m.

College Park Elementary students love to read.

Police Blotter - careful who you hire and then fire

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 6:21 a.m.

A woman who owns a house cleaning service got a text message from an employee who said quit because her hours had been cut back.

Random thoughts from Julie

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:46 a.m.

Random thoughts while folding laundry and wondering if we will all mildew before the rain stops. (This being South Carolina, and this being written a week in advance, we could well be in drought mode when you read this.)

Clinic hosts Women’s Wellness Days monthly

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:45 a.m.

The Sumpter Free Health Clinic at 1083 Highway 35 in St. Stephen will host a Women’s Wellness Clinic for the uninsured on the second Saturday of each month. There is no charge for this service.

Fire Department plans dinner fundraiser

Monday, September 22, 2014 2:23 p.m.

The Honey Hill-Shulerville Volunteer Fire Department will be selling chicken pilaf dinners on Saturday, Sept. 27.

Couple arrested after meth lab found in car

Monday, September 22, 2014 3:01 p.m.

A report of a couple sleeping in a vehicle in a Goose Creek parking lot led to the discovery of a mobile methamphetamine lab, according to reports.

Mount Pleasant Business and Professional Expo UPDATED

Monday, September 22, 2014 12:02 p.m.

Hundreds attended the annual business expo at the Omar Shrine Temple, hosted by Mount Pleasant Business and professional Assocaition.

Police Blotter - Running for your life in little old Mount Pleasant

Monday, September 22, 2014 8:00 a.m.

A local woman called police after looking outside and seeing another woman being chased by a coyote. She ran to her front door and opened it for the woman. This kind citizen told the officer had she not opened the door the coyote would have attacked the victim. The victim left before police arrived but this concerned citizen said she would get her …

rUNdead Charleston Zombie 5K returns Oct. 25

Monday, September 22, 2014 5:00 a.m.

Charleston's original zombie run is back. The third annual rUNdead Charleston 5K returns Saturday, Oct. 25 to North Charleston Wannamaker County Park, and registration is now open.

Lowcountry Local First wins accelerator funding

Monday, September 22, 2014 1:00 p.m.

Lowcountry Local First's Dirt Works Incubator Farm was selected as one of 50 projects that will receive $50,000 to support business incubation for new and beginning farmers in the Lowcountry. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) conducted a national competition for growth accelerator projects across the country and received more than 800 …

Louie’s Kids and Cinebarre to Premiere Critically Acclaimed ‘Fed Up’ Documentary UPDATED

Monday, September 22, 2014 3:45 p.m.

Louie’s Kids and Cinebarre Mt. Pleasant join in support of National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

Chargers roll to 4-0 start

Monday, September 22, 2014 4:31 p.m.

Despite a short week of preparation, Northwood Academy had no trouble with Thomas Heyward on Friday night, defeating the Rebels 37-8 behind an all- …

Knights return to win column

Monday, September 22, 2014 10:51 a.m.

The Stratford Knights put another notch in the win column with a 49-14 destruction of Ashley Ridge on Friday night.

DIG South hosts Silicon Harbor Shindig Oct. 3

Monday, September 22, 2014 10:00 a.m.

DIG South announces the first annual Silicon Harbor Shindig to be held Oct. 3, 7-10 p.m., at Harborside East, 28 Bridgeside Blvd., in Mount Pleasant.

Flash flood warning issued for Berkeley County

Monday, September 22, 2014 7:44 p.m.

The National Weather Service out of Charleston has extended its flash flood warning to include southern Berkeley County, central Charleston County, and southeastern Dorchester County until 8:30 p.m. EDT

SJCA announces ‘Terrific Kids’

Monday, September 22, 2014 10:49 a.m.

St. John’s Christian Academy in Moncks Corner has announced the names of its first group of “Terrific Kids” for the 2014-2015 school year.

Howe Hall AIMS Kindergarteners feeling at home

Monday, September 22, 2014 2:25 p.m.

Kindergarten teachers Katherine Bailey and Suzanne Swindal recently helped new Howe Hall AIMS students feel like part of the school family as the new …

Help needed for Nov. 4 election

Monday, September 22, 2014 11:31 a.m.

The Charleston County Board of Elections and Voter Registration (BEVR) is in need of additional poll managers for the upcoming statewide election on Tuesday, Nov. 4. The county needs about 400 poll managers in the following areas: Mount Pleasant, Isle of Palms and James Island.

Serving the Community

Monday, September 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

For Firefighter Ramon Tucker, firefighting is in his blood.

Downtown Summerville Farmer's Market, Sept. 20

Monday, September 22, 2014 11:36 p.m.

Photos by Keri Whitaker/Journal Scene

Upcoming Events
Poll
 Latest News
Print Ads
Latest Videos


Berkeley Independent

© 2014 Berkeley Independent an Evening Post Industries company. All Rights Reserved.

Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Parental Consent Form.

ERROR: Macro globalvars is missing! ERROR: Macro ox-adUnits is missing!