Roland Henry Schock

Posted by | June 17, 2019 2:58 pm

SUMMERTON – Roland Henry Schock, 77, husband of Joanne Elaine Pfleger Schock, died Sunday, June 16, 2019, at his home.

Born February 13, 1942, in Boyertown, Pennsylvania, he was a son of the late Roland Gordon Schock and the late LaRue Elizabeth Seip Schock. He was a US Air Force veteran, a retired police officer with the Colebrookdale Township Police Department, and a retired District Justice and Senior District Justice for Berks County, Pennsylvania. He was a real estate agent for Century 21/The Alderman Agency, which later became Santee Associates Realty. He was a member of Read the rest

Clarendon County Gov. Employment Opportunities

Posted by | June 17, 2019 1:52 pm

The primary duties will include, answering and dispatching 911 emergency calls for Clarendon County Sheriff’s Dept., Fire Dept. EMS and local towns. Requires working on rotating shifts including evenings and weekends. Must be able to work under stressful situations and have the ability to work well with the public, state and local law enforcement personnel. Experience/training in computers, input data accurately. High school diploma. Successful applicant must pass local training and State certification within 1st year of employment.

Performs routine maintenance and custodial tasks in the maintenance of recreational facilities and equipment for County recreation programs. … Read the rest

F3 events now available in Turbeville

Posted by | June 17, 2019 10:04 am

Saturday, June 15, 2019, 33 men from the Manning, Sumter, Florence, and Turbeville areas met to launch a new men’s workout location in Turbeville called F3 Speed Trap.

F3 is a national organization that brings men together for free bootcamp workouts and the opportunity for manly fellowship and leadership growth. Started in Charlotte, NC in 2012 by Dave Redding and Tim Whitmire, this grassroots program has spread from the Queen City all the way to the Emerald City in Seattle, WA and many places in between. F3 stands for Fitness, Fellowship, and Faith and is free to any man over Read the rest

The Town of Turbeville receives grant

Posted by | June 16, 2019 12:17 pm

Senator Kevin Johnson has released that  the Town of Turbeville will be receiving Community Development of Commerce Grant   funding from the Community Infrastructure Program. The grant award is $693,700 and will be used to upgrade a section of the wastewater treatment transmission lines.

SC Boys State

Posted by | June 16, 2019 11:50 am

Jackson Lee was elected County Councilman for Calhoun County while at South Carolina Boys State.

Happy Father’s Day

Posted by | June 16, 2019 10:42 am

Dianne Tucker of Manning would like to wish her husband William a Happy Father’s Day and Thank him for being a Wonderful Father Love You.

Today’s Weather

Posted by | June 16, 2019 6:48 am

Humidity: 98%

Wind: NNE 0 mph

Sunrise: 6:09 am

Sunset: 8:32 pmPlentiful sunshine High near 87F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.


Posted by | June 15, 2019 3:15 pm

Clarendon School District Two Budget for 2019-2020

Clarendon School District Two will hold a public hearing on the 2019-2020 fiscal year operating budget at 5:30 p.m. on June 25, 2019. There will be a designated time on the agenda for anyone who wishes to speak concerning this item. The meeting will be held at the school district office at 15 Major Drive in Manning.

The proposed millage required to support the budget for 2019-2020 is 140.17 mills.

Update on suspicious item at post office

Posted by | June 15, 2019 1:10 pm

SLED agent on scene used hand-held x-ray machine and determined it to be full of an unknown material. The decision to detonate the object was made. Using detonator cord, the object was blown apart. Found inside was approximately a pound of what appeared to be sand.

Manning City Police and Fire departments maintained security at all times.

Dorothy Howarth

Posted by | June 15, 2019 12:38 pm

MANNING – Dorothy Agnes Mason Howarth, 92, widow of William John “Bud” Howarth, died Friday, June 14, 2019, at her residence.

Born January 24, 1927, in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late Francis James Mason and the late Mary Alice Bouland Mason. She was a member of Jordan United Methodist Church; a member of First Baptist Church Womens Bible Study and senior adult traveling program.  Dorothy retired from Conrail and was formerly employed with the Philadelphia Dairy where she met her late husband.

Dorothy loved to be the Queen Read the rest

Suspicious item found on ground beside Manning Post Office

Posted by | June 15, 2019 11:19 am

Manning Police Department have placed barricades and officers around a one block radius around the Manning Post Office. Postal workers spotted a 3 foot section of PVC pipe with caps on both ends at approximately 10am. SLED bomb team is enroute.  Stay tuned for updates.

Deputy Chief Carl Floyd retires from Manning Fire Deparment

Posted by | June 15, 2019 10:39 am

Deputy Chief Carl Floyd retired Friday afternoon from the Fire Deparment. Chief Carl started his career as a driver/operator with the City of Manning Fire Department in the late 1980’s and at the same time he joined their department as a volunteer. He has served the department and the citizens of Clarendon County, for more than 30 years.

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