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Clarendon County merges Fire Department and EMS services

On July 1, the Clarendon County Fire Department merged with the EMS. This decision, which was made a year ago by the Clarendon County Council, resulted in the Clarendon County Fire and Rescue …

Manning City Council votes unanimously to pass mandatory face mask ordinance

Manning City Council voted unanimously to require face masks when entering retail and foodservice establishments in city limits.  This new ordinance will go into effect Monday, July …

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The Clarendon County Sheriff's Office will continue to serve and protect the citizens of Clarendon County while mitigating the potential exposure to and transmission of the coronavirus. The purpose …
At this time, the innerworkings and precise details of this resolution are unknown. However, a resolution would only suggest wearing face masks in Clarendon County, not mandate …
The International Rotary Club is a global network of 1.2 million leaders, community members, and friends whose goal is to unite and serve. They operate entirely on the motto of “Service above …
Kate E. Smith, M.D., 83 passed away surrounded by her loving family on July 11, 2020 at her home in Turbeville, South Carolina.  Born in Clarendon County, Dr. Kate was one of five children of …
Michele Floyd Moore age 47, died July 10, 2020 in a Columbia hospital after an illness. Graveside services will be held at 4 o’clock PM Monday July 13, 2020 at Pine Grove United Methodist …
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CORONAVIRUS UPDATES
DHEC announces four additional coronavirus cases in Clarendon
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) today announced 285 new cases of the novel coronavirus …
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McLeod Health Clarendon and DHEC test 500
McLeod Health Clarendon and the SCDHEC set out to administer 500 tests for COVID-19 on Wednesday, May 13. 55 staff members from DHEC, …
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Crime

Manning man involved in fatal hit-and-run

A 59-year-old Manning man was riding his bicycle along Moses Dingle Road Thursday evening when was struck by an unknown vehicle and left injured lying beside the roadway, according to Clarendon …
Crime

STOLEN VEHICLE: 2019 Jeep Wrangler Sahara

The vehicle is grey/green in color and is the 2019 Jeep Wrangler Sahara model.  The plate number is HRG 282, and went missing from Pine Knoll between 1:30am and 5:00am Friday, July …
Health News

McLeod Health Clarendon Welcomes Dr. Danielle Saldana

McLeod Health welcomes Dr. Danielle Saldana to McLeod Physicians Associates and the medical staff of McLeod Health Clarendon. Dr. Saldana joins Dr. Devonne Barrineau as part of McLeod Surgery …
COVID-19

Manning City Council to vote on face mask ordinance

The Manning City Council will have a meeting tomorrow, June 9, to discuss an ordinance requiring citizens to wear face masks in public. The ordinance, in full detail, is listed …
Local Sports

The Saints no-hit the Raiders

The Clarendon Hall Junior varsity baseball picked up a win over Jefferson Davis Academy by a final score of 15-0. Ian Ridgeway and Toby Ridgeway combined to pitch a no hitter for the victory. …

The Saints start their season off with a win

The Clarendon Hall varsity baseball team picked up a region win over Jefferson Davis by a score of 11-0. Hayden Griffin pitched a no hitter with 10 strikeouts to earn the win on the mound. …
JV Baseball

A baseball game with a football score

The Manning Monarchs JV baseball team ran off with the lead late in the game for the 14-11 victory over Crestwood Wednesday night. The game was tied at 11 with the Monarchs batting in the …
Wild Boar GNCC

The Hayes brothers make it two in a row

Round two of the 2020 Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) Series presented by Specialized, an AMA National Championship, concluded on Sunday, Mar 9, 2020. The Moose Racing Wild Boar race was located …
Sports

Laurence Manning Academy Swampcats Varsity Takes the Game Over Wilson Hall In A Blow-Out Victory, 11-1

Laurence Manning Academy Swampcats Varsity had no trouble on offense today, winning big over Wilson Hall 11-1 Laurence Manning Academy Swampcats Varsity got things started in the first …
Obituaries
Joanne Dahlhoff McCarron, 83, widow of Cecil Ross McCarron, died Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at her home.   Born July 12, 1936, in East St. Louis, IL, she was a daughter of the late Sigmund …
Kimberly Anne Hodge Rogers, 47, wife of Michael G. Rogers, passed away Monday, June 15, 2020, after a long illness. Born March 14, 1973 in Manning, she was a daughter of Joseph W. …
Adger Harvin, Jr. 86, of Baltimore, MD, passed on June 14th, 2020. A veteran and retired claims analyst for the Social Security Administration, he was born on October 7, 1933 and raised in his …
Milton “Poncho” Ortiz-Velez, 85, husband of 59 years to Maxine Cribb Ortiz-Velez, died Saturday, June 13, 2020, at Prisma Health Richland.    Born June 5, 1935, in Lares, …
Opinion
Wow! The beach is covered with starfish. Don’t know the reason for this. There are hundreds, no thousands, maybe hundreds of thousands of starfish washing up on the beach. If you think this is …
We often hear people say, “She made me so mad until I wanted to fight her”. It is a common thing, to blame others, when we get angry to the point of some type of action. We will avoid …
Just the other day I had to walk by a penny and not pick it up. That really hurt me. I had several things in my hands. After getting rid of everything, I didn’t get back to pick up the penny. …
My parents were married 41 years until my mother passed away in 1977. A few years after Mom’s death, Dad came to visit my husband and me in Houston, Texas. My sister also came with him so we …
Announcements

Camp Happy days seeks donations

Camp Happy Days is here again held annually the first week of July  and in need of donations of hats, t-shirts, sunscreen, toothpaste and other toiletries are sought. Cash donations are …
WorldNet Auctions

Annual Summer Auction

AUCTION Friday, June 26, 2020 9 AM Greeleyville, SC

Embellish and Pure Romance Party

Ladies accessories for day and night Embellish and Pure Romance Thursday, June 11th 6:30 PM • Refreshments Provided
Announcement

A big happy birthday shoutout to Camie Barnes!

Congratulations Taj R. Blair

Manning High School Valedictorian.

Engagement Announcement - Danny Kosta "DJ" Pappas and Hannah Elizabeth Duncan

Mr and Mrs David Floyd of Turbeville along with Mr and Mrs Danny Kosta Pappas of Florence announce the engagement of their son, Dan Kosta Pappas, Jr (DJ) to Hannah Elizabeth Duncan, daughter of …