Crowdfunding backers hope to raise interest

...commercial attorney. "But Georgia is leading the conversation."Richard Swart, the director of a University of California Berkeley program on finance innovations, supports crowdfunding generally but said companies have to generate enthusiasm in many investors...

San Francisco, Berkeley try to become first US cities to impose soda tax

...being considered in San Francisco and Berkeley, with the two California cities aiming...they can beat us in San Francisco and Berkeley, nobody is going to take them on...the campaign in support of the tax in Berkeley.The odds aren't in favor of taxes...

SC teacher faces student sex charges

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. - A Berkeley County teacher has been accused of having sex with...Investigators said the sex occurred at a house in Berkeley County last month.The Berkeley County School District said Niemiec is no longer employed...

Across South Carolina

...collapseCHARLESTON, S.C. - More than 30 people are suing CSX Transportation because of a collapsed bridge over a railroad track in Berkeley County.A train hit the 110-foot bridge on Cypress Gardens Road last month, causing the road to be closed. Commuters must...

Berkeley runs past Midland Valley

Berkeley 35, Midland Valley 7PLAY OF THE GAME: With 11:10 left in the game Berkeley broke through the line of Midland Valley's...Russ came away with the ball. The play gave Berkeley the ball back within the red zone, and it scored...

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Berkeley looks to collect thousands in unpaid fines

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Berkeley County is owed thousands of dollars...collect. Ayers was recently appointed Berkeley County chief magistrate and is trying...driving with suspended licenses. The Berkeley County Council recently gave the magistrate's...

Video: Berkeley at Midland Valley Highlights

Highlights from the Berkeley at Midland Valley Class AAA second round playoff football game on Friday, Nov. 12, 2010.

Weather service issues SC heat advisory

...are possible because of temperatures in the mid- to upper-90s and high humidity.The advisory is in effect in Allendale, Berkeley, Colleton, Charleston, Dorchester, Florence, Georgetown, Hampton, Horry, Jasper, Marion and Williamsburg counties...

Swimmer Missy Franklin hasn't lost any passion for her sport

...You've put in all that work and all that effort, and you get an amazing reward."Before she begins her sophomore year at Berkeley, Franklin is competing in her biggest meet of the year starting Wednesday. She is set to swim four events at U.S. nationals...

Ex-Gamecock Ellington keeping his focus on one sport for a change

...Clemson.Bruce Ellington actually pared down his workload in college after playing three sports ? he ran track, too ? at Berkeley High. He helped his school win a state football title his senior year and many figured he slide nicely into South Carolina's...