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Goose Creek Mayor Michael Heitzler’s history lectures are open to the public.
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Free Lecture Series Brings Goose Creek History To Life

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.–Armed with humor, insight and a lifetime of research, Goose Creek Mayor Michael Heitzler will bring Goose Creek’s past to life as only he can this fall, as his popular historical lecture series returns in October. The free series – “Goose Creek Backyard History” – will be held at City Hall from 6 to 8 p.m. every Thursday […]

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Old Santee Canal Park In Moncks Corner To Close Friday

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–As a precaution and in preparation for Hurricane Irma, Old Santee Canal Park in Moncks Corner will be closed until further notice beginning tomorrow (Friday, Sept. 8). The park is open today until 5 p.m. The park is located at 900 Stony Landing Rd. in Moncks Corner. Beyond its historical offerings, the park is a popular destination for bird […]

These folks love peanuts! (Courtesy: Henry Cales)
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Bonneau Peanut Festival Organizers Looking For Vendors, Parade Participants

BONNEAU, S.C.–The town of Bonneau’s annual Peanut Festival is right around the corner. The two-day event is scheduled for October 13th and October 14th. The fun kicks off Friday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. The parade will kick off at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday. Line up starts at 9:00 a.m. Come enjoy live music, entertainment, rides, great food and more […]

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Survivor Of WWII’s Battle Of Midway To Share Memories On The 75th Anniversary

A World War II veteran who survived a fierce attack aboard the USS Yorktown (CV-5) during the iconic and pivotal Battle of Midway, will share his story at a free symposium at Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum on June 5, the 75th anniversary of the attack. The event, titled “Remember the Battle of Midway,” will start at 7 p.m. […]

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Overton Beach Park Opens May 27th

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – The 400-foot beachfront swimming area at Santee Cooper’s Overton Beach Park on Lake Moultrie opens Saturday, May 27, and remains open through Labor Day. Overton Beach Park, located five miles north of Moncks Corner, will be open daily to the public from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., with certified lifeguards on duty. Hours will be limited […]

Hundreds of residents enjoyed the first of three free concerts at Crowfield Golf Club on Friday, April 28, as “Two 3 Ways” performed.
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Goose Creek Spring Concert Series Continues May 12th

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.–The City of Goose Creek’s 2017 Spring Concert Series is underway, as the first of three concerts was held Friday evening at Crowfield Golf Club. Over 200 attendees enjoyed great weather and a great start to the popular event.  The free outdoor concerts continue as the Shem Creek Boogie Band plays from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, May 12 […]

Colonial cooking on display at Discovery Days in Moncks Corner.
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History Comes To Life At Old Santee Canal State Park

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–Pirates, soldiers, OH MY! For two days, history came to life during Old Santee Canal State Park’s inaugural “Discovery Days.” From large mastodon tusks, megalodon teeth and more than century-old silverware, visitors got to explore and see many artifacts uncovered from the Cooper River. During the 2-day event, pirate & Civil War reenactors took part in explaining how they […]

On November 17, 1781, General Francis Marion dispatched 180 men  to attack Fair Lawn Plantation.
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Wreath Laying Ceremony For General Francis Marion Planned

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–On Monday Feb. 27, 2017 is General Francis Marion Memorial Day. The public is invited to join General Marion’s Brigade Chapter at Marion’s Tomb at 11AM for a wreath laying ceremony. Photographer Brant Barrett is working on a Swamp Fox photo essay and will be the main speaker. Did your Patriot ancestor fight with Francis Marion? Barrett is […]

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Upcoming Event At Berkeley Baptist To Include Free Food, Live Music & Games

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–Looking for a great Friday night for you and your friends/family? Berkeley Baptist Church is going to head outside for Friday Night Live this Friday night (6-9 pm) The church will have burgers and hot dogs for everyone. Spend time talking to each other and just relaxing/enjoying the night around several fire pits and live music. Organizers will also have a jump castle, basketball, […]