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13 hrs ago | Goose Creek Gazette

Council interviews judge candidates at workshop

Steve McDaniel/Gazette Municipal judge candidate Peter Shahid answers questions from the Goose Creek City Council during Thursday's workshop.

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Related Topix: Charleston, SC

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Post and Courier

St. Stephen man killed in wreck

Kevin Lee Malay, 48, was driving a pickup truck south on Hoodtown Road when he wrecked at 5:11 p.m., Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury said.

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Related Topix: St. Stephen, SC

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Summerville Journal-Scene

Miller serving at-large term on BHSA board

Sammy Miller, Executive Director of the Dorchester Alcohol and Drug Commission, is serving an at-large term on the board.

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Related Topix: Fairfield County, SC, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Saluda County, SC

The Island Packet

Hilton Head students tinker, explore in Google Maker Camp

Alejandra Jimenez, 13, right, of Hilton Head Island, presents her mini foosball game during the Hang Out session during the Google Maker camp the afternoon of July 29, 2014, at the Hilton Head Island's Boys & Girls Club on Hilton Head.

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Related Topix: Hilton Head Island, SC, Beaufort County, SC

The Kingstree News

Elizabeth Hunter, Salters

Funeral services for Mrs. Elizabeth Matthews 'Liz' or 'Snook' Hunter, conducted by the Rev.

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Related Topix: Salters, SC, Williamsburg County, SC, Benedict College, South Carolina State University, University of South Carolina

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Post and Courier

Berkeley County digs into fund balance, passes $61M budget

Berkeley County Council passed its budget for the current fiscal year Monday after months of wrangling and a slew of last-minute amendments.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Berkeley Independent

Kennedy Center director a BHSA board member for 2014-15

Randy Cole, Chief Executive Officer of the Circle Park Behavioral Health Services serving Florence has been elected President.

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Related Topix: Fairfield County, SC, Martin, SC, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, York County, SC, Saluda County, SC

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Post and Courier

Support frays for Charleston region's industry-attracting alliance

When the Navy pulled out of Charleston in the mid-1990s, the prospect of losing 22,000 direct jobs served as a wake-up call for the Lowcountry.

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Related Topix: Charleston, SC, Dorchester, SC, Dorchester County, SC, Charleston County, SC

Post and Courier

Hospital or hotel? New hospitals take cues from hospitality industry

If the complimentary, fruit-infused water inside the front door of Palmetto Health's brand-new Baptist Parkridge hospital fails to remind patients and their visitors of a spa, then they should turn around.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home

The Berkeley Independent

Shooting near Cross under investigation

Berkeley County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a call concerning shots fired at Club Zone on County Line Road near cross early Saturday morning.

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Related Topix: Cross, SC, Orangeburg County, SC

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Post and Courier

Motorcycle rider killed on College Park Road in Berkeley County

A 2000 Harley-Davidson was going west on College Park Road about 1:30 p.m. when a 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo pulled out of Wimberly Drive, turned left and collided with the bike, according to Highway Patrol Sgt.

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WTOC-TV Savannah

Moncks Corner man gets 30 years for killing son, shooting son's fiancee

A 62-year-old Moncks Corner man was sentenced to 30 years in prison for killing his son and shooting his son's fiancee two years ago.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Moncks Corner, SC

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Goose Creek Gazette

Safety improvements in the works for county schools

Berkeley County School District Safety and Security Officer Tim Knight said this is the time of year where the district's crisis manual is updated from lessons learned the previous year, and physical safety improvements continue without children in class.

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Related Topix: Education Etc.

Post and Courier

Five arrested and accused of string of thefts from cars in Cane Bay area

Berkeley County sheriff's authorities arrested five people they said they've connected to a string of thefts in the Cane Bay neighborhood, according to officials.

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Related Topix: Moncks Corner, SC

ABC News 4 Charleston

BCSO arrest 5 for Cane Bay vehicle break-ins

Berkeley County Sheriff's deputies arrested five people, including two juveniles, after a string of vehicle break-ins.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Kingstree News

Willie Goodman, Sr., Alvin

Willie Goodman, Sr., Alvin - Funeral services for Deacon Willie James Goodman Sr., conducted by Pastor John W. Wilson and the Rev.

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Related Topix: Moncks Corner, SC, Jamestown, SC, St. Stephen, SC

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Goose Creek Gazette

Jobless rate continues to rise in Berkeley County

Berkeley County saw nearly 1,000 more persons seeking work in June, which has contributed to the county's increasing jobless rate, according to numbers released by S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Post and Courier

Pedestrian dies after being struck by pickup truck in Berkeley County

A person walking along S.C. Highway 45 in Cross Friday night was struck by a pickup truck and killed, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Cross, SC

The Berkeley Independent

Stag wrestling camp builds future stars

Dan Brown/Independent More than 20 young wrestlers attended the inaugural Berkeley Stags wrestling camp from July 13-17 at the BHS gym.

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Related Topix: Bonneau, SC, Moncks Corner, SC

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Post and Courier

Charleston-based owner of CresCom sees earnings fall as mortgages decline

Charleston-based Carolina Financial Corp. said Friday that its net income for the second quarter was $2.2 million, or 57 cents a share, down 48 percent from the same period a year ago.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Charleston, SC, Horry County, SC

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