Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 12, 2014 1:32 amSUMMERTON – Willie Filmore, age 65, died Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, at Tuomey Regional Medical Center in Sumter. Born Sept. 9, 1949, in Clarendon County, he was a son of the late Harry and Rachel Alice Miller Filmore. The family will receive friends at the home, 11 Second St. in Summerton. Professional services for Willie Filmore have been entrusted to Dyson’s Home for Funerals of Summerton, (803) 485-4280.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 12, 2014 12:31 amRandy James Coulter DALZELL – Randy James Coulter, 7 months, died Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, at Tuomey Regional Medical Center in Sumter. Born in Manning, he was a son of Chandler L. Coulter Jr. and Annette Marie Lawson Voigt. Survivors besides his parents of Dalzell include three brothers, Chandler Coulter III, Branden Coulter and Michael Voigt; two sisters, Chanlee Coulter and Haley Disher; maternal grandparents, Larry and Darlene Lawson of Peoria, Arizona; paternal grandparents, Chandler L. Sr. and Sheila Coulter of Sumter; and maternal great-grandmother, Lois Lawson of Stockton, California. A graveside service for Randy James Coulter was held Thursday,… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 12, 2014 12:27 amFORESTON – Mary Jane Murray, 92, widow of Leo Murray, died Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, at Clarendon Memorial Hospital. Born Sept. 3, 1922, in Greeleyville, she was a daughter of the late George and Janie Keels Green. She attended the public schools of Clarendon County. She was a member of Holy Rock Holiness Church, where she was the mother of the church. She was employed with Richburg Farms. Survivors include four daughters, Ethel Lee Murray of Richmond, Va., Etta (Sammy) Washington of New York, N.Y., Martha Sabb of Greeleyville and Virginia (Woodrow) Ragin of Manning; five sons, Alfred Murray, Ernest… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 11, 2014 10:46 pmThe Manning Times wishes Konstantin Vengerowsky a very happy birthday!
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 11, 2014 8:37 pmThe Manning Times wishes Annelle Green Powell a very happy birthday!
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 11, 2014 8:18 pmJohnny Lee Holland SUMMERTON – Johnny Lee Holland, 66, husband of Jennifer Heath Holland, passed away Thursday, December 11, 2014, at Providence Hospital. Born October 9, 1948, in Wilson, NC, he was the son of the late Elisha Lee Holland and the late Dorethea Davis Holland. He was a retired facility maintenance supervisor in the manufacturing industry. He is survived by his wife of Summerton, formerly of Tarboro, NC; a daughter, Julinda Miracle (Richard) of Daniel Island; two brothers, Bobby Holland (Donna) and Billy Ray “Fuzzy” Holland (Betty), both of Tarboro, NC; and a sister-in-law, Debra Dawson of Wilmington, NC.… Read the rest
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 11, 2014 7:59 pmManning resident Brittany Tindal has joined the Bynum INsurance team as a commercial lines account manager. A 2006 graduate of Clemson University, Tindal has more than eight years of experience in the insurance financial industry and is a licensed life, accident and health agent and property and casualty agent. She and her husband, Stan, own Stan Tindal Stables in Manning. They enjoy trail riding and showing horses, as well as boating with their daughter. Bynum Insurance has served the midlands of South CArolina since 1955. Bynum represents more than 30 insurance companies and offers home, auto, business, health and life
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 11, 2014 4:08 pmA 33-year-old Manning woman was arrested about 10:40 p.m. Dec. 6 on Boyce Street in Manning and charged with driving under suspension, providing false information to a police officer, possession of a controlled substance and being a habitual offender after a traffic stop. Cpl. W.B. Secrist II reportedly stopped Wilson after noticing that her license plate wasn’t illuminated. He saw something yellow in Daisy Miller Wilson’s mouth, and told her to spit it out. Wilson, of 173 Old Foreston Road, spit out three pills believed to be pain medication. Wilson gave a false name and birthday three times, according to… Read the rest
Posted by Leigh Ann Maynard | December 11, 2014 3:03 pmThe Manning Times will be publishing its first Clarendon Christmas special section Dec. 24, and we want to hear your best family traditions and funny stories. Did you call the law on your grandfather for just being aggravating, like Bobby did? Did your puppy snag and eat a neighbor’s Christmas turkey, like Joe’s? If so, send your story to firstname.lastname@example.org by Dec. 16.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 11, 2014 11:42 amJoseph Beard was the Day 11 winner in the annual Junior Chamber Gun Drawing. He will receive a 12-gauge Remington 887 Nitro. The ticket was sold by the Bowfins. Guns may be picked up at Summerton Drugs by speaking with Alex Brammer.
Posted by Staff Reports | December 11, 2014 10:52 amToday’s featured tree is from Gibson Floral Cart. Sponsoring Clarendon County’s 1st annual Holiday Tree Exhibit are: Bank of Clarendon, First Citizens Bank, First Palmetto, NBSC and Safe Federal Credit Union. County Administrator David Epperson said the banks generously provided several beautiful Christmas trees to decorate the administration building on Sunset Drive, and he’s happy to have four businesses decorate the trees. The idea is for local businesses to act as patrons of the trees and enjoy signage in a busy building. “This is our first year doing this,” Epperson said, “and we’d like to expand to getting the schools… Read the rest
Posted by Staff Reports | December 11, 2014 9:14 amIt’s currently 29 degrees with 89 percent humidity, according to the National Weather Service. Today should be sunny with a high near 56 with winds from the west this afternoon. Tonight’s low is around 28.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 11, 2014 6:07 amTessa is a 2-year-old female brown-and-black shepherd-hound mix. She is so playful and happy. She is up-to-date on her shots and has been spayed. She was dropped off at a house along with her friend, Tito, but they couldn’t keep them. She can be picked up at A Second Chance Animal Shelter. Call (803) 473-7075 for more information.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 11, 2014 4:26 amSUMTER – Continental Tire the Americas LLC announced Wednesday that the Sumter facility recently attained status as a “zero landfill” plant during its first year of production. The term “zero landfill” means that 100 percent of the plant’s waste is converted into recycled products or used for energy rather than turning into trash. This waste includes steel, wood, glass, plastic, rubber, paper and other materials. “Continental believes in being a strong community partner, and contributing to a cleaner environment is a high priority across our entire corporation,” said Sumter plant manager Craig Baartman. “Our goal is to remain a zero… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 11, 2014 2:22 amManning High School football player Hazen Williams has been chosen to play in the North-South All-Star Football Game, which will be held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday in Myrtle Beach at Doug Shaw Memorial Stadium. At 6-feet, 7-inches, Williams played offensive tackle for the Monarchs, where he graded out at 85 percent on the season, with 19 knock-down blocks and an All Region selection for the 2014 season.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 10, 2014 11:07 pmThe Manning High School Lady Monarchs fell Wednesday night to West Florence at home 56-39.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 10, 2014 10:54 pmThe Manning High School Varsity Monarchs fell 73-53 to West Florence at home on Wednesday night.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | December 10, 2014 10:37 pmHappy Birthday to Jamauri Calloway, from Tiffany, Peaches, Yasmine, Da’Kyas, and Auntie Esther! We love you, and we wish you more to come!