Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 4, 2014 3:10 pmIda Mae Cummings Walker, widow of John Henry Walker, died Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, at Agape Hospice House in Columbia. Born Jan. 14, 1932, in Manning, she was a daughter of the late Isaiah and Alice Thames Cummings. She was the youngest of 12 children. She attended Manning public schools, and was a loyal and longtime member of Mt. Zero Missionary Baptist Church for more than 70 years. She served there with numerous ministries. She retired from ABC Manufacturing Corporation. She was preceded in death by a son, Specialist 4 Gregory Walker. Survivors include her loving and devoted children, Alice… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 4, 2014 2:41 pmThe East Clarendon Athletic Booster Club will sponsor a Golf Ball Drop on Oct. 17 during halftime at the East Carolina v. Hannah-Pamplico football game, which will also be Senior Night. The balls will be dropped via helicopter onto the practice3 football field, and the closest ball to the flag will win at least $1,000. “We are doing this to raise money for our athletic teams,” said Freddie “Crash” Huth. Golf balls are $10 each, and may be purchased from athletes, students or club members. For more information, call Huth at (843) 495-0741.
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Posted by Bobby Fleming | October 4, 2014 1:53 pmGREENWOOD – Clarendon Hall upset previously undefeated Greenwood Christian by a score of 40-30 on Friday night to improve to 4-1 in conference play and take over second place in the region standings. The Saints took the opening kickoff and drove right down the field, scoring on a 17-yard Gavin Allan run. After the defense held the Hawks to a three-and-out on their first possession, Dustin Way hit Matthew Corbett across the middle on the next play for a 78-yard touchdown pass to put the Saints up 12-0. The Hawks mounted a drive, but the Saints defense came up with… Read the rest
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Posted by Leigh Ann Maynard | October 4, 2014 12:20 pmArts and crafts vendor applications for the 2015 Puddin’ Swamp Festival are now available at www.puddinswamp.com. Organizers would love for you to spend a fun Saturday with them in April sharing your crafts and products. Spaces will be limited and on a first-come, first-served basis.
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 4, 2014 9:45 amThe groundskeepers for a course on Players Course Drive in Manning told deputies about 9:30 a.m. Sept. 19 that someone appeared to have driven a vehicle on the course, breaking a ball washer and several signs sometime the night before. The groundskeepers also reported that three flag markers were missing. The value of the damages and the missing items was assessed at $950.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 4, 2014 8:25 amStudents from 35 South Carolina Independent School Association schools – including Laurence Manning Academy and Clarendon Hall – held their Fall Conference this week at the State House in Columbia.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 4, 2014 7:23 amTimothy Devitt, standing here with Manning High School football coach Tony Felder, was named the Sumter Touchdown Club’s Defensive Player of the Week for Sept. 27 for the school’s game against Lake City.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 4, 2014 6:18 amThe Harvin Clarendon County Mobile Library will stop from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the Turbeville IGA. For more information, call (803) 435-8633.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 4, 2014 4:08 amAbby is a 6-month-old black and tan Hound mix. She was brought to the shelter at when she was 5 weeks old. She is up-to-date on her shots and has been spayed. She would love the chance to show how much love she has to give. Stop by and meet her in person at A Second Chance Animal Shelter on Alex Harvin Highway in Manning. Call (803) 473-7505 for more information, or visit www.asecondchanceanimalshelter.com.
Posted by Staff Reports | October 3, 2014 10:29 pmA big first half for Hammond set the tone in tonight’s matchup at Laurence Manning Academy as the Swampcats fell to the Skyhawks, 37-7. Rain fell as steadily as the yellow flags but LMA was unable to gain momentum. Check back tomorrow at Manninglive.com for a photo gallery of tonight’s game.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 3, 2014 10:13 pmEast Clarendon High School picked up a win on the road Friday night against Timmonsville, with a final score of 40-6.
Posted by Staff Reports | October 3, 2014 10:06 pmCancer survivor Blair Holloway, far right, in the pink #3 jersey, led a halftime balloon release tonight at Laurence Manning Academy in a show of solidarity in the fight against breast cancer.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 3, 2014 10:06 pmC.E. Murray fell 28-19 to Hannah-Pamplico Friday night.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 3, 2014 9:59 pmThe Clarendon Hall varsity Saints defeated Greenwood Christian Friday night 40-30 at home.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 3, 2014 9:54 pmThe Scott’s Branch High School Eagles fell Friday night to Gray’s Academy 47-28.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 3, 2014 9:47 pmManning High School lost on the road against Lakewood High School in Sumter, with a final score of 41-0.