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Strengthening low pressure will pass offshore Wednesday with wintry precipitation (snow, sleet, and freezing rain) expected to impact much of southeast SC/GA. The greatest potential for accumulating snowfall is across the coastal areas, especially around Charleston
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Chance of Snow and Sleet in the Forecast for Wednesday

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–Berkeley County and the surrounding counties may experience snow and sleet this week, according to the National Weather Service. A Winter Storm Watch will be in effect from Wednesday morning to Wednesday evening. [VIEW THE CURRENT LOCAL TEMPERATURE HERE] This means some accumulations of snow and/or ice are possible as a storm system passes offshore. A chance of […]

Pictured: Goose Creek UMC, one of several warming shelters.
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Warming Shelters Open in Berkeley County

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–With freezing temperatures expected this week, Berkeley County Emergency Preparedness Department has announced warming shelter locations. Fresh Anointing Ministries, located at 551 Myers Road in Summerville, will serve as a warming center Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Goose Creek UMC, located at 142 Redbank Road in Goose Creek, will serve as a warming center Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Ridge […]

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Teen Arrested in Goose Creek Home Invasion, Sexual Assault

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.–An arrest has been made in the home invasion and sexual assault of an 81-year-old woman. GCPD investigators stated that they worked Friday night into the early morning hours of Saturday to identify and apprehend the suspect responsible for Thursday’s incident that occurred in the Cadbury subdivision. Investigators have identified and arrested Aaron Capers, an 18-year-old, who had […]

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Police Seek Suspect in Home Invasion, Sexual Assault of Elderly Woman

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.–GCPD investigators are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the man seen in the above photo. Authorities say he is a person of interest in a home invasion that occurred in the Cadbury subdivision in Goose Creek on Thursday afternon. During the home invasion, police say an 81-year-old female was forced at knife-point to perform a sexual act on […]

Pictured: Qwontavious Stevenson
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BCSO: Traffic Stop Leads to Stolen Guns, Drug Bust

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–In the early morning hours of Saturday, December 16, 2017, deputies with the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop after observing a vehicle driving on the wrong side of Queenie Road. The vehicle tried to avoid being stopped by turning off the road but became stuck in a field near 116 Gloria Lane. Upon getting stuck, […]

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Deputies: Goose Creek Woman Arrested after Stabbing Man

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.–A woman is behind bars following a domestic incident Sunday night in Goose Creek. Deputies with the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office responded to 125 Liberty Hall Road regarding a domestic incident with a stabbing. According to Chief Deputy Mike Cochran, the woman and the victim resided in the same residence. Deputies say the man’s injuries were not believed to […]

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American Red Cross Assisting Family in Jamestown after Home Fire

JAMESTOWN, S.C.–American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers are assisting a family whose home, located on French Santee Road in Jamestown, was damaged by a fire Sunday. The Shurlerville-Honeyhill Fire Department responded to the blaze. The Red Cross is helping two adults and four children by providing financial assistance for food, clothing, lodging and other essentials, and comfort kits containing personal hygiene items. Each year around […]

Pictured: Corey Singleton
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Suspect in St. James Avenue Murder Surrenders to Police

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.–A murder suspect wanted for a fatal shooting surrendered to investigators with the Goose Creek Police Department on Wednesday after, authorities confirmed. Corey Singleton, the suspect in the November 22th shooting murder of William Carter on St. James Ave., was booked into the Berkeley County Detention Center. He will await a bond hearing before a circuit court judge […]

Pictured: Brantley Thomas
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Ex-Berkeley County School District CFO Indicted on 15 Counts of Embezzlement, Forgery

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–A state grand jury has indicted the longtime former chief financial officer who is accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from the Berkeley County School District. Brantley D. Thomas III is facing 14 counts of embezzlement and one count of forgery. According to the S.C. Attorney General’s Office, Thomas is accused of embezzling $458,493.35 from BCSD. […]

Pictured: Circuit Judge Kristi Harrington
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Berkeley County Circuit Court Judge Won’t Seek Re-Election

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–A South Carolina judge who’s been a familiar face inside Berkeley County courtrooms for almost the last decade won’t seek re-election after state lawmakers recently questioned her temperament on the bench. Media outlets reported that a legislative panel recently grilled Judge Kristi Lea Harrington of Hanahan about dozens of attorneys who anonymously accused her of being condescending, demeaning and […]