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Posted by Leigh Ann Maynard | August 9, 2014 12:19 pmThe 25th anniversary of Hurricane Hugo is still more than a month away, but The Manning Times is looking for your recollections now for an upcoming special edition. What do you remember about the night of the storm, or of the aftermath? How long were you without electricity? What did you do to cope and survive? Please send them, your pictures, along with your full name and area in Clarendon County, to email@example.com as soon as you can. We can’t wait to hear from you!
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 9, 2014 7:12 amFaye Ruth Hunt Staton, 64, widow of Donald Ray Staton, died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at her home. Born Jan. 13, 1950, in Franklinton, Louisiana, she was a daughter of Ruby McNeese Tucker and the late Quincy Hunt. She was owner and operator of Fayz Place Restaurant and of the Baptist faith. Survivors besides her mother of Texas include two sons, James Ray Staton of Texas and Donald Ray Staton II of Ira Township, Mich.; two daughters, Annita Kay Staton Brown and Denelle Ann Staton, both of Manning; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Wesley Hunt and Wilton Hunt; and… Read the rest
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 9, 2014 5:13 amClarendon School District 1 will conduct free vision, hearing, speech and developmental screenings as part of a child find effort to identify students with special needs. The screenings will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on the second Thursday of each month at Summerton Early Childhood Center. Those dates are Aug. 14; Sept. 11; Oct. 9; Nov. 13; Dec. 11; Jan. 8, 2015; Feb. 12, 2015; March 12, 2015; April 9, 2015; May 14, 2015. For more information, call Sadie Williams or Audrey Walters at (803) 485-2325, ext. 221.
Posted by Leigh Ann Maynard | August 9, 2014 12:27 amClarendon County Sheriff’s Deputy Brandon Braxton and K9 Ruin found a missing woman at risk during early Friday morning. The 89-year-old woman went missing about 1:30 a.m. Friday. Braxton, Ruin and a tracking team that included other deputies located the woman about 5:30 a.m. Braxton started Ruin on the woman’s clothing and trailed for about a half-mile. The woman was discovered a short distance away on a porch about 50 yards from a pool house.
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Posted by Staff Reports | August 8, 2014 1:44 pmThe National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for east central Georgia and central South Carolina, calling for the possibility of heavy rain late this afternoon and tonight with localized flooding from thunderstorms. Currently in Clarendon County temperatures are in the high 80s with 63 percent humidity. Saturday and Sunday will see a 60 percent chance of rain.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 8, 2014 1:08 pmTURBEVILLE – Doris Ann Burgess Corbett, 71, wife of Bobby Glenn Corbett Sr., died Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at Lake City Scranton Nursing Facility. Born in Clarendon County, she was a daughter of the late Julian Hazel Burgess Sr. and Doris Fleming Burgess. She was a homemaker and a member of New Zion United Methodist Church. Survivors besides her husband of Turbeville include a daughter, Melissa Corbett (Michael) Gray of Coward; a son, Bobby Glenn (Amy) Corbett, Jr. of Paxville; A sister, Betty (Ernest) Broach of Florence; A brother, Julian Hazel (Kathy) Burgess Jr. Of New Zion; and six grandchildren,… Read the rest
Posted by Staff Reports | August 8, 2014 1:00 pmMayor Julia Nelson joined with Manning Police Chief Blair Shaffer on Monday to unveil two new police vehicles purchased through a grant. The cars feature a new design, which has reflectors for night-time use.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 8, 2014 12:35 pmThe Manning Times now has koozies sponsored by our office and Subway. And we’re selling them for $1 with a contest attached. Come in, purchase a koozie and then take a picture of you or a friend using it in a creative way. Send the picture to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will post the pictures, and then share them to Facebook. The picture that gets the most SHARES by Aug. 15 will garner its owner a Yeti cooler.
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