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"Activity" to Start On Volvo Site by September

Groundbreaking for the new $500M Volvo plant is expected in late September that will eventually employ more than 2,000 persons in its initial phase.  Civil engineering contracts totaling almost $75M were awarded by Berkeley County that will prepare the site for development.  29 more words


Man, adult son on plane that collided with F-16

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — A man and his adult son were on board a small plane that was destroyed when it collided with an F-16 fighter jet over a rural, sparsely populated area in South Carolina, a coroner said Wednesday. 506 more words


F-16 and Cessna collide, crash near South Carolina highway

BERKELEY COUNTY, South Carolina – An F-16 fighter jet and a Cessna aircraft crashed near a South Carolina highway in Berkeley County on Tuesday morning, officials said. 209 more words


Berkeley County, SC: Officer Will Rogers in critical condition after being shot multiple times by masked gunmen at gas station

Post and Courier — The State Law Enforcement Division released photos and video Friday showing the masked man accused of shooting a Berkeley County sheriff’s Lt. 96 more words


Rumored Plant With 4,000 JOBS in Berkeley County ! - Might it Be Volvo ?

David Wren of The Post and Courier has an article about a permit application for a 575-acre manufacturing and production facility that would create 4k jobs over the next decade in MeadWestvaco’s Camp Hall Commerce Park in Ridgevile up I-26 from Summerville.  60 more words


Berkeley County BoomTown

Brenda Rindge and David Slade of The Post and Courier offer a great article on the mega-developments of southwest Berkeley County that will inherit even more growth of the Charleston region as infrastructure, schools, and more raw land gets developed into residential lots.  14 more words