New Director of Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Berkeley County officials announced today that Steven Cotter will head up the county’s EMS operations. The appointment comes on the heels of a two-month search for a new department director. Cotter, the former head of Emergency Medical Services at Piedmont Hospital in Rock Hill, South Carolina, brings a wealth of knowledge, experience, and measurable results to Berkeley County. He has also directed EMS operations for Sedgwick County, Kansas and Laurens County, South Carolina and was a shift commander in Greenville County, South Carolina.

Moncks Corner Senior Center Groundbreaking

Ground Breaking
This morning at 10:00 a.m. Berkeley County officials broke ground on the expansion of the Moncks Corner Berkeley County Senior facility.  The expansion will add an additional 2,500 square feet which will double the size of the existing activity room, add much needed office space for staff, provide a designated bus drop-off/pick-off area and increased parking.

We <3 Art Fest

Need a chance to express your creative side? Ever wanted to learn how to make stained glass, sweetgrass baskets, or shade tree bowls? Want to know how a 3D printer works? Here’s your chance. The Berkeley County Library System is excited to announce that it will be hosting the first annual free We <3 Art Fest at the Sangaree Library (595 Sangaree Pkwy in Summerville) on Saturday, 6/21, from 11 - 4!

American Lafrance Public Auction

A public auction will be held for the business personal property of American Lafrance, LLC at 9am on June 11, 2014 at 164 Spring Grove Drive, Moncks Corner, SC.  Items will be sold to the highest bidder for legal tender payable in full by cashier's check, money order, cash or credit. The items for sale will be available for inspection from 10am-4pm on June 10, 2014.  Click here to view the ad.