Monthly Archives: November 2017

Adult Ed to hold registration Monday, Tuesday

Posted on November 2, 2017 4:04 pm by Robert Joseph Baker

Clarendon County Adult Education will hold registration for new students at 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday at the F.E DuBose Career Center in Manning. Sessions will allow participants to complete enrollment packets, placement testing and begin the orientation process. Summerton and Turbeville locations will host sessions at 5 p.m. Monday. For more information, call Director Lisa Justice at (803) 473-2531.


St. Paul Elementary 1st Quarter A-B Honor Roll

Posted on November 2, 2017 4:04 pm by Submitted via Email

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following students were named to the St. Paul Elementary School 1st Quarter A-B Honor Roll for the 2017-18 school year. Names are published exactly as they were given to The Manning Times by Clarendon School District 1. This list was only edited for formatting.


Businesses participating in Christmas Open Houses

Posted on November 2, 2017 4:04 pm by Robert Joseph Baker


Posted on November 2, 2017 3:03 pm by Robert Joseph Baker


St. Paul Elementary 1st Quarter Principal’s All A Honor Roll

Posted on November 2, 2017 12:12 pm by Submitted via Email

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following students were named to the St. Paul Elementary School 1st Quarter Principal’s Honor Roll for the 2017-18 school year. Names are published exactly as they were given to The Manning Times by Clarendon School District 1. This list was only edited for formatting.


First Citizens Bank provides $15K grant for Saints Wellness Center

Posted on November 2, 2017 10:10 am by Submitted via Email

Clarendon Hall announced Wednesday the receipt of a $15,000 grant from First Citizens Bank for construction of the Saints Wellness Center at the school.
The facility will be adjacent to the Clarendon Hall gymnasium and “will promote strength training and wellness not only for athletes but for all students,” according to a release.
The building will house a new weight room and training center with treadmill and elliptical machines.
“This has been a longtime need, and our students are excited about having a facility dedicated to physical fitness,” said Headmaster Phillip Rizzo. “I sincerely appreciation First Citizens Bank’s grant and … Read the rest


Manning Elementary School 1st Quarter A-B Honor Roll

Posted on November 2, 2017 9:09 am by Submitted via Email

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following students were named to the Manning Elementary School 1st Quarter A-B Honor Roll for the 2017-18 school year. Names are published exactly as they are presented to The Manning Times, with changes only for formatting purposes.


Garrity’s spirit lives on in annual fundraising cookoff

Posted on November 2, 2017 7:07 am by Robert Joseph Baker

The late Thomas Earl Garrity Jr. began working on fire trucks at his G&G Metal Fabrications Inc. and Fire Equipment Services as a result of his volunteer service with the Sumter Fire Department.
Firefighters from throughout the state will come together Nov. 17-18 to participate in a Barbecue Challenge in Garrity’s memory. The Manchester, Connecticut, native, who founded his company as Santee Metal Fabrication in 1984, died Nov. 23, 2012.
“This year marks the 8th annual Tom Garrity Firefighters’ Barbecue Challenge, (which) benefits the local American Red Cross,” said former Clarendon County Fire Chief Carter Jones. “In 2010, Capt. Tom … Read the rest


Pet of the Day: River

Posted on November 2, 2017 7:07 am by Submitted by Reader

River is a 2-year-old male cairn terror mix. He is current on all of his vaccinations and has been neutered and tested negative for heart worms. He is such a sweet baby who needs some attention. He has lived a rough life, and it’s time for him to find his furever home. The staff at A Second Chance Animal Shelter of Clarendon County has been working with him since he came to the shelter and he has been doing great! He still gets nervous, but he will be perfect for the right person.


Scott’s Branch Middle School 1st Quarter Honor Rolls

Posted on November 2, 2017 6:06 am by Submitted via Email

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following students were named to the Scott’s Branch Middle School 1st Quarter Principal’s and A-B honor rolls for the 2017-18 school year. Names are published exactly as they were given to The Manning Times by Clarendon School District 1. This list was only edited for formatting.


Report disaster fraud and abuse to the SC Disaster Recovery Office

Posted on November 2, 2017 5:05 am by Staff Reports

COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Disaster Recovery Office has received reports that individuals are attempting to scam residents to pay for contractor services.
The office oversees grant programs focusing on rebuilding or repairing homes damaged by severe weather events, such as the severe storm event in October 2015 and Hurricane Matthew in 2016. With the support and guidance of the South Carolina Department of Commerce, the Disaster Recovery Office manages federal funds available to assist in disaster recovery.
The office warned clients who are currently being helped by SCDRO that the organization and its contractors do not charge for their … Read the rest


Sumter man arrested on child pornography charge

Posted on November 2, 2017 5:05 am by Submitted via Email

South Carolina Attorney Gen. Alan Wilson announced Wednesday the arrest of Austin Alexander Nasworthy, 19, of Sumter, on one charge connected to the exploitation of a minor.
Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force investigators with the Lexington County Sheriff’s Office made the arrest. Investigators alleged that Nasworthy sent a nude image to a minor victim.
Nasworthy was arrested on Monday, according to a release from the Attorney General’s Office. He is charged with one count of disseminating obscene material to a person younger than 18, a felony offense punishable by up to 10 years’ imprisonment.
The case will be … Read the rest


City Council to hold retreat Saturday

Posted on November 2, 2017 4:04 am by Staff Reports


Mobile Library Schedule: Thursday, Nov. 2

Posted on November 2, 2017 4:04 am by Submitted via Email

The Harvin Clarendon County Mobile Library will stop from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the old Summerton Piggly Wiggly parking lot and from 3-5 p.m. at Manning Primary School.


Mayor signs declaration recognizing Colonial Heritage Month

Posted on November 2, 2017 3:03 am by Submitted via Email

Manning Mayor Julia Nelson signed a proclamation Oct. 18 declaring that the city of Manning was pleased to recognize October 2017 as Colonial Heritage Month in the city of Manning. Harriet Rawlinson represented the Teige Cantey Chapter of the South Carolina Society Colonial Dames XVIII Century of Sumter, which locally sponsored Colonial Heritage Month for October. Colonial Heritage Month, Nelson’s proclamation declared, “brings to mind the first courageous settlers who arrived in America and who determined the direction for the formation of our country.” Rawlinson said that one of the “sound and noble goals of this heralded society is to … Read the rest


Manning Elementary School 1st Quarter All A Honor Roll

Posted on November 2, 2017 2:02 am by Submitted via Email

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following students were named to the Manning Elementary School 1st Quarter All-A Honor Roll for the 2017-18 school year. Names are published exactly as they are presented to The Manning Times, with changes only for formatting purposes.


Today in History: Nov. 2

Posted on November 2, 2017 12:12 am by Staff Reports

619 – A qaghan of the Western Turkic Khaganate is assassinated in a Chinese palace by Eastern Turkic rivals after the approval of Tang emperor Gaozu.
1410 – The Peace of Bicêtre suspends hostilities in the Armagnac–Burgundian Civil War.
1675 – Plymouth Colony governor Josiah Winslow leads a colonial militia against the Narragansett during King Philip’s War.
1795 – The French Directory, a five-man revolutionary government, is created.
1868 – Time zone: New Zealand officially adopts a standard time to be observed nationally.
1889 – North Dakota and South Dakota are admitted as the 39th and 40th U.S. states.
1899 … Read the rest


Scott’s Branch High School 1st Quarter A-B Honor Roll

Posted on November 1, 2017 9:09 pm by Submitted via Email

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following students were named to the Scott’s Branch High School 1st Quarter A-B Honor Roll for the 2017-18 school year. Names are published exactly as they were given to The Manning Times by Clarendon School District 1. This list was only edited for formatting.

SENIORS
Jamal Carter, Shaniya Holliday, Daisha Johnson, Naseem Johnson, Diondra Seaberry and Angelo Wilder.

JUNIORS
Xavier Bennett, Alyssa Brailsford, Janyha Brown, Ronyaih Frierson, Xa’Maquia Jackson, Markayla Johnson, NyQuan Lee, Nyreasia Lesesne and LaShayla Richburg.

SOPHOMORES
Keyoina Anderson, Shateeka Brunson, T’Ziah Daniels, Shakeriah Dow, Tyleiesha Gibson, Rickia Grant, Samyra House, Amber Johnson, Dante … Read the rest


Board 1 Chairman charged with unlawful act toward a child

Posted on November 1, 2017 7:07 pm by Staff Reports

The chairman of the Clarendon School District 1 Board of Trustees was charged last week after an 8-year-old boy told authorities the man hit him with a belt on his body.
Tony Junious of Summerton is charged with unlawful act toward a child, a felony in South Carolina, according to reports. Junious is reportedly the boy’s adopted father.
Documents show that Junious was arrested on warrants last week and turned himself into the Clarendon County Detention Center the same day. Bond information was not immediately available Wednesday night.
Junious has served as an elected member of the Clarendon School District … Read the rest


Florence man sentenced for financial exploitation of his father

Posted on November 1, 2017 6:06 pm by Robert Joseph Baker

Attorney Gen. Alan Wilson announced Wednesday that a 55-year-old Florence man has pleaded guilty to the financial exploitation of his father.
Randy Edward Hughes of Florence faced a maximum potential sentence of five years in prison, a $5,000 fine or both. After his guilty plea on Tuesday, Hughes was sentenced to repay his father $110,000 by Nov. 1 and pay the balance of 458,978.74 in restitution during five years of probation.
According to reports, Hughes was the power of attorney for his 85-year-old father, Daniel Hughes. He was also a joint holder on the victim’s bank accounts. In 2011, Hughes … Read the rest





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