• How ‘bad’ is it to be a Democrat in 2014?

    Bryan asks Bakari Sellers (running for Lt. Governor of South Carolina as a Democrat) if his campaign has been a struggle due to Obama’s destruction of the Democrat brand. Bakari responds by asserting differences he has with the President on some major issues.

    Pictured: Bakari Sellers
  • Did Vincent Sheheen really just call Gov. Nikki Haley a whore?

      Many are saying Vincent Sheheen intended to call SC Governor Haley the “W” word; Bryan asks Senator Vincent Sheheen (Dem for Gov) to set the record straight…

    Did Vincent Sheheen really just call Gov. Nikki Haley a whore?
  • Postal service provides holiday shipping tips & 2014 Christmas shipping deadlines

    With Christmas just two months away, the U.S. Postal Service is offering holiday shipping tips to help customers ship the 15.5 billion cards, letters and packages expected to be delivered in time for Christmas. “The key to holiday shipping is being prepared and starting early,” advises U.S. Postal Service Consumer Advocate John Budzynski. “This is our season and we are […]

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  • DNR to co-sponsor youth coastal fishing tournament on Nov. 15

    The S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR) in conjunction with several coastal partners is sponsoring the 1st Annual Reel ‘em In Rodeo Saltwater Fishing Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Mount Pleasant Pier, rain or shine. There will be no rain date. The tournament is open to all kids 16 and under. Each […]

    DNR to co-sponsor youth coastal fishing tournament on Nov. 15
  • View the Berkeley Co. ballot for the Nov. 4th election here

    BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–In four days, Berkeley County voters will head to the polls and cast their ballots for a long list of candidates. So that you don’t go into the polling place completely clueless, below we’ve included the ballot you’ll see when you go to the precinct to vote.  This will also help you research the candidates in case you […]

    View the Berkeley Co. ballot for the Nov. 4th election here
  • Country singer Miranda Lambert headed to the lowcountry

    CMA Entertainer of the Year nominee Miranda Lambert will be coming to the lowcountry for a stunning performance at the North Charleston Coliseum on January 22, 2015. It’s just one of her many stops across the country during her Certified Country Tour which will include special guests: Justin Moore, RaeLnn and Jukebox Mafia. Currently, her second single from her acclaimed […]

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  • SC agriculture community to feed Thanksgiving meal to 173 senior centers using certified SC grown products

    South Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers and Lt. Governor Yancey McGill announced that the South Carolina agriculture community will provide Certified South Carolina grown products for a Thanksgiving meal to 173 senior centers across the state. The announcement came Thursday morning during a press conference held at the South Carolina State House. Weathers and McGill discussed the importance of […]

    SC agriculture community to feed Thanksgiving meal to 173 senior centers using certified SC grown products
  • Principal to sleep on top of school’s roof tonight (seriously)

    BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.– Christopher Swetckie, principal of Howe Hall AIMS in Goose Creek, will sleep on the roof of the school building Thursday, October 30, 2014 beginning at 8 p.m. to recognize the more than 150 students who met the summer reading challenge. For the last three years, Swetckie has issued a challenge to the students of Howe Hall AIMS […]

    Pictured: Howe Hall AIMS
  • The Coastal Carolina Fair officially opens today

    Elephant ears, fun rides and games—Oh my! That can only mean one thing. Yes, the Coastal Carolina Fair is finally back in town at the Ladson Exhange Park. Today, gates officially open to the public at 3 p.m. Admission is $8. Children 6 to 12-years-of-age get in for $5, and anyone under five-years-of-age gets in for FREE. A $20 handstamp […]

    Courtesy: Coastal Carolina Fair
  • Two die in Jamestown wreck after a pickup collides with a log truck

    JAMESTOWN, S.C.—Shortly after 6 a.m. Thursday, the South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Berkeley Co. Rescue squad responded to a fatal wreck in Jamestown. According to Trooper Hannah Wimberly, the accident occurred along Highway 17A near Von Hollen Road. Wimberly says the accident took place after a pickup truck struck a log truck that was temporarily stopped behind a school […]

    Two die in Jamestown wreck after a pickup collides with a log truck
 
 
 

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Postal service provides holiday shipping tips & 2014 Christmas shipping deadlines

October 31, 2014 at 5:39 pm

With Christmas just two months away, the U.S. Postal Service is offering holiday shipping tips to help customers ship the 15.5 billion cards, letters and packages expected...

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SC agriculture community to feed Thanksgiving meal to 173 senior centers using certified SC grown products

SC agriculture community to feed Thanksgiving meal to 173 senior centers using certified SC grown products

October 31, 2014 at 10:56 am

South Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers and Lt. Governor Yancey McGill announced that the South Carolina agriculture community will provide Certified South...

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Pictured: Howe Hall AIMS

Principal to sleep on top of school’s roof tonight (seriously)

October 30, 2014 at 3:16 pm

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.– Christopher Swetckie, principal of Howe Hall AIMS in Goose Creek, will sleep on the roof of the school building Thursday, October 30, 2014 beginning...

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Country singer Miranda Lambert headed to the lowcountry

October 31, 2014 at 11:22 am

CMA Entertainer of the Year nominee Miranda Lambert will be coming to the lowcountry for a stunning performance at the North Charleston Coliseum on January 22, 2015. It’s...

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Pictured: Bakari Sellers

How ‘bad’ is it to be a Democrat in 2014?

October 31, 2014 at 10:32 pm

Bryan asks Bakari Sellers (running for Lt. Governor of South Carolina as a Democrat) if his campaign has been a struggle due to Obama’s destruction of the Democrat brand....

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Trident Health to hold free prostate cancer screening & men’s health event

Trident Health to hold free prostate cancer screening & men’s health event

October 30, 2014 at 11:54 am

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men behind only lung cancer, according to health experts. Studies show that  1 man in 36 will die...

 
 
 

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Trident Health to hold free prostate cancer screening & men’s health event

Trident Health to hold free prostate cancer screening & men’s health event

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men behind only lung cancer, according to health experts. Studies show that  1 man in 36 will die of prostate cancer, and almost 233,000 new cases of prostate cancer will be diagnosed this year. However, more than 2.5 million men in the United States who have had prostate […]

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AAA offers safe place for trick-or-treaters in the carolinas

AAA offers safe place for trick-or-treaters in the carolinas

With Halloween being one of the most dangerous nights of the year for pedestrians, AAA Carolinas is bringing safe trick-or-treating to your neighborhood. AAA Superstores will be transformed into a fun, safe environment for families to enjoy. On Halloween from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., all AAA Superstores in the Carolinas will hold a special trick-or-treat event for families and […]

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Pictured: Jason Kinloch (Courtesy: Berkeley Co. Sheriff's Office)

Huger man sentenced to 35 years in prison for Conway man’s murder

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – Solicitor Scarlett A. Wilson announced Thursday that a Berkeley County jury convicted Jason Edward Kinloch of murder, armed robbery and criminal conspiracy. The jury reached their verdict Wednesday evening. Circuit Court Judge W. Jeffrey Young sentenced Kinloch to 35 years in the South Carolina Department of Corrections. The prosecution presented evidence that on the evening of […]

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South Carolina’s infant mortality rate drops to record low

New data released today by the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) shows a significant reduction in South Carolina’s infant mortality rate. An analysis of the agency’s 2013 data shows that between 2005 and 2013, the state’s infant mortality rate dropped by over 25 percent, from 9.5 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2005 to 6.9 in 2013. […]

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Intertex Transloading Services, Inc. invests $3.2 million in Berkeley Co.

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–A company specializing in the distribution of synthetic rubber, carbon black and process oils is opening a facility in Berkeley County. Intertex World Resources, Inc. is investing $3.2 million to establish Intertex Transloading Services, Inc. in Moncks Corner, South Carolina. The investment is expected to create 10 local jobs. “We have reviewed dozens of facilities in the Charleston […]

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Santee Cooper regional water system turns 20

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. — Tri-county officials joined Santee Cooper today to toast the 20th anniversary of the Santee Cooper Regional Water System with a ceremony at its water treatment plant near Moncks Corner. The idea of using the Santee Cooper Lakes as a wholesale source of water stretches back more than 30 years. It was a process that required a […]

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Berkeley Co. mom who reportedly tried to drown kids wants to see them

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.—According to WFTV-TV in Orlando, Florida a 32-year-old woman from Cross accused of killing her three kids by driving her minivan into the Atlantic Ocean off Daytona Beach wants to see them. The TV station reported that a circuit court judge will hear Ebony Wilkerson’s request sometime today. So far, the judge has prohibited Wilkerson from having any […]

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Benefit dinner planned for horse rescue group in danger of closing

Benefit dinner planned for horse rescue group in danger of closing

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.—On Saturday November 8th, organizers will hold a spaghetti dinner, a 50/50 raffle and craft sale to raise funds for H.O.P.E Acres Rescue. Since 2010, H.O.P.E. Acres Rescue has made it its mission to rescue horses near death, neglected and abused. It is the only organization of its kind in Berkeley County dedicated to saving these precious creatures. […]

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BCSD communications director Amy Kovach wants charge dropped

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.—On Tuesday, Amy Kovach appeared inside a Moncks Corner courtroom where her lawyer has requested that one of two charges against her be dismissed. Her attorney reportedly made a motion before a circuit court judge to drop the charge against Kovach that claims she used public funds to influence the outcome of an election during the ‘Yes 4 […]

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Pictured: GenEarth located at  371 Oakley Road in Moncks Corner

Berkeley Co. leaders want Gov. Haley to get involved in GenEarth odor problem

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.—County council isn’t playing around when it comes to eliminating the awful stench coming from GenEarth, a Sumter-based company with a location in Moncks Corner. During Monday night’s regularly scheduled council meeting, county leaders voted to unanimously draft a letter to the governor’s office. According to Supervisor Dan Davis, the letter will request that Governor Nikki Haley, SCDHEC […]

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