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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Scott’s Branch Alumni Association to meet Sunday

Posted on January 21, 2016 8:08 am by Robert Joseph Baker

The Scott’s Branch High School Alumni Association will hold its quarterly meeting 3 p.m. Sunday at the SBAA Headquarters Building, 1 Larry King Highway in Summerton.


Schumacher: CHS earns ‘prestigious certification’

Posted on January 21, 2016 7:07 am by Robert Joseph Baker

Clarendon Health System is one of five healthcare facilities in South Carolina to receive ISO 9001 Certification from the DNV-GL.
Acting Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer Paul Schumacher made the announcement Wednesday, praising the hospital’s staff for “its commitment to patient safety and quality care.”
“The certification is a testimony to the dedicated professionals at Clarendon health System who live the values of our organization every day,” Schumacher said. “We want the citizens of this county to know that they don’t have to look elsewhere for healthcare excellence. They can find it right here … at their community … Read the rest


B-team Saints fall to Colleton Prep

Posted on January 21, 2016 5:05 am by Robert Joseph Baker

The Clarendon Hall boys B-team lost Wednesday to Colleton Prep by a score of 35-11. Louie Hendricks led the Saints with nine points and nine rebounds. Jonathan McIntosh added two points and eight rebounds. The team’s record is now 2-1. The team will play 4 p.m. Thursday at Andrew Jackson.


Laurence Manning Academy 1st Semester Honor Roll

Posted on January 21, 2016 4:04 am by Robert Joseph Baker

Second Grade
Terri Floyd – Madison Healan, Shaye Hoff, Ashlynn Holmes, Hagen Jones, Wesley Matlock.

Anna Lynn Gamble – Maggie Epperson, Hannah Holladay, Peyton McGee, Shawn Thomas Moore, Holden Stegall, Maggie Welch.

Kristen Rembert – Glenn Cothran, John Thomas Feeney, Ella Grace Healon, Ryleigh Maynard, Hollie Self, Karis Wright.

Third Grade
Kelly Brown – Carol Ann Briggs, Drake Brown, Gavin Brown, Kourtney Brown, Landon Jordan, Anna Charles Lester, Bailey Lowder, Cale Reynolds.

Meagan Glass – Nikolas Ambroggio, Gavin Ard, Bryce Connor, Ellana Cosson, Ava Cribb, Mark Deppa, Emily Dunlap, Anna Grace Fowler, Kodi Jones, Rudra Patel, Eliana Peterson, Megan Phan, … Read the rest


B-Team Lady Saints defeat Colleton Prep

Posted on January 21, 2016 3:03 am by Robert Joseph Baker

The Clarendon Hall girls B-team picked up a win Wednesday night in Summerton against Colleton Prep by a score of 19-18. Bailey Corbett lead the Lady Saints with seven points. Mattie Ziegler added four points. Their record is now 3-1 on the season.


NAACP celebrates King’s memory

Posted on January 21, 2016 3:03 am by Breanna Bradham

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would have been 87 years old on Friday had he not been struck down by an assassin’s bullet on April 4, 1968, in Memphis, Tennessee.
“Although he died at a young age of 39, Dr. King accomplished much during his lifetime,” said Bank of Clarendon Community Development Officer and Assistant Marketing Officer Kimberly O. Johnson, who was the guest speaker Sunday at the Manning branch of the NAACP’s service observing King’s life and legacy at Triumph the Church and Kingdom of God in Christ in Davis Station.
“Dr. King once said that the quality, not … Read the rest


JV Saints defeat O. Christian

Posted on January 21, 2016 2:02 am by Robert Joseph Baker

The Clarendon Hall JV boys evened up their record to 6-6 on the season Wednesday night in Summerton with a win over Orangeburg Christian 34-17. Wells Robinson led the Saints with 11 points and five rebounds. Thomas Stukes added 10 points and five rebounds. The Saints will play again Friday at Colleton Prep.


Miss Clarendon coming Feb. 6

Posted on January 21, 2016 2:02 am by Robert Joseph Baker

The Miss Clarendon Scholarship Pageant is looking for ladies to sign-up and vie for the $500 scholarship and the Miss Clarendon crown come Feb. 6.
The Miss Clarendon Crew that guided 2013, 2014 and 2015 Miss Clarendons Elizabeth Black, Hannah Henshaw and Ariana Ruiz, respectively, are looking for more ladies this year for the Miss category, which covers ladies between the ages of 17 and 24.
“Miss Clarendon is a preliminary pageant to Miss South Carolina and Miss America,” said Henshaw. “I was fortunate enough to be with the Clarendon group for two years, as a teen and miss. If … Read the rest


LMA students inducted into National Junior Honor Society

Posted on January 21, 2016 1:01 am by Robert Joseph Baker

Laurence Manning Academy inducted students in seventh through ninth grades in to the National Junior Honor Society on Wednesday during chapel services. Middle School Principal Dee Dee Horton presented certificates to the students.
Students inducted included Kelsie Austin, Christian Bachand, William Barrineau, Henry Black, Grace Bodiford, Cal Boykin, Payton Braz, Tara Connor, Addie Davids, Payton Davis, Aly Elliott, Cody Embree, Lana Evans, Trent Frye, Emily Glass, Gabriel Harris, Randi Lynn Holcombe, Victoria Hudson, Logan Hyatt, Johnson Jolly, Walker Jolly, Dalton Kirby, Chase Lee, Jackson Lee, Mary Claire Lee, Dylan Linginfelter, Leah London, Macy Lucas, Dallas McCallister, Cameron Molina, Bailey Moore, … Read the rest


Today in History …

Posted on January 21, 2016 12:12 am by Robert Joseph Baker

1749 – The Teatro Filarmonico in Verona is destroyed by fire. It is rebuilt in 1754.
1789 – The first American novel, The Power of Sympathy or the Triumph of Nature Founded in Truth, is printed in Boston.
1899 – Opel manufactures its first automobile.
1908 – New York City passes the Sullivan Ordinance, making it illegal for women to smoke in public, only to have the measure vetoed by the mayor.
1931 – Sir Isaac Isaacs is sworn in as the first Australian-born Governor-General of Australia.
1941 – Sparked by the murder of a German officer in Bucharest, Romania, … Read the rest


Panola fire leaves local family homeless

Posted on January 20, 2016 7:07 pm by Robert Joseph Baker

A family living on Billups Road in Panola lost everything they own, including their home, early Wednesday morning after a fire.
Clarendon Fire Chief Frances Richbourg said Wednesday evening that Patsy Pugh and her family was not home at the time their wood-frame, single-story home caught fire.
“It was noticed by some of their neighbors and called into 911,” said Richbourg. “By the time we got there, it was well-involved: One whole section was already pretty much burned down, but still burning, and it was moving into the rest of the structure.”
Richbourg said firefighters were able to “stop the … Read the rest


Craig Devin Keels

Posted on January 20, 2016 3:03 pm by Robert Joseph Baker

Craig Devin Keels, 33, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016, at Palmetto Health Richland in Columbia, from injuries sustained in an automobile wreck.
Born Jan. 30, 1982, in Sumter, he was a son of James Frazier and Bennia Keels.
The family will receive friends at the home of his grandparents, Bennie and Shirley Keels, 116 Brace St. in Manning.


Charleston Southern announces Fall Dean’s List

Posted on January 20, 2016 3:03 pm by Robert Joseph Baker

Twenty-one students from Clarendon County and surrounding areas have been named to Charleston Southern University’s Fall 2015 Dean’s List.
Students from Manning include Nancy McHaley Fleming, a freshman majoring in pre-nursing; Robert Lewis Hinson, a junior majoring in biology with a wildlife emphasis; Adrianna Lee Nativida Chapman, a junior majoring in graphic design; Emily Morgan Richburg, a sophomore majoring in health promotion; and Sarah Elizabeth Farmer, a sophomore majoring in management. The list also included New Zion native Jordan Katherine Lee Evans, a junior majoring in kinesiology; and Summerton native Madison Ruth Hendricks, a senior majoring in biology.
Nearby residents … Read the rest


James Allen Brooke

Posted on January 20, 2016 12:12 pm by Robert Joseph Baker

James Allen “Brooksey” Brooke, 65, husband of Melanie Rose Hursh Brooke, died Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, at McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence
Born June 29, 1950, in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, he was a son of Patricia Dorothy Foster Hanner and the late John LeRoy Brooke. Jim was a 1968 graduate of Montoursville High School, Montoursville, Pennsylvania, where he was a four-sport athlete participating in football, baseball, wrestling and track in which he participated all through his junior high school and senior high school years (seventh through 12th).
In 1985, he took Montoursville All Stars to win the state championship as … Read the rest


Clarendon 1 to hold An Evening with the Superintendent Monday

Posted on January 20, 2016 10:10 am by Robert Joseph Baker

Clarendon School District 1 will hold an Evening with Superintendent Dr. Rose H. Wilder at 6 p.m. Monday at the Clarendon 1 Community Resource Center, 1154 Fourth St. in Summerton.


Today final day to register for Republican Presidential Primary

Posted on January 20, 2016 9:09 am by Robert Joseph Baker

Voters interested in voting in the Republican Presidential Primary Feb. 20 must be registered with Clarendon County Voter Registration by 5 p.m. today, according to Director Shirley Black-Oliver.
Black-Oliver said initially that the State Election Commission was telling local election offices that the final day to register is Jan. 27, but that she was informed today that that deadline was incorrect.
“They initially combined the dates for Jan. 27, because the Democratic Presidential Primaries are Feb. 27,” said Black-Oliver. “We were told this morning that that is incorrect, and today is the final day to register for the Republican Primary.”… Read the rest


Missing dog: Roscoe

Posted on January 20, 2016 8:08 am by Robert Joseph Baker

Roscoe went missing Tuesday from June Burn Road. He is a neutered, male bassett hound-golden retriever mix. He is wearing a neon green collar with the name Tindal on it and the family’s phone number. If you see him, please call (803) 491-8511.


Monarchs defeat Hartsville

Posted on January 20, 2016 8:08 am by Robert Joseph Baker

The Manning High School Monarchs defeated Hartsville 49-46 at home on Tuesday night.


JV Lady Swampcats defeat OP

Posted on January 20, 2016 6:06 am by Robert Joseph Baker

The Laurence Manning Academy junior varsity Lady Swampcats defeated Orangeburg Prep 38-26 on Tuesday night. Abby Patrick had 13 points and 11 rebounds. Sara Knight Nalley had seven points.


Lady Monarchs fall to Hartsville

Posted on January 20, 2016 4:04 am by Robert Joseph Baker

The Manning High School Lady Monarchs fell 49-47 on Tuesday night to Hartsville at home.


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