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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | June 5, 2014 9:45 amSUMMERTON – Millicent “Milli” Anne McDonald, 19, died Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Born Nov. 18, 1994, in Aiken, she was a daughter of Michael Rodney McDonald and Melissa Ann Snipes Grice. She was a member of the New Spring Church, Florence Campus. She is survived by her mother and step father, Ernie and Melissa Ann Grice; two brothers, Michael McDonald (Alexa Simmons) of Galivants Ferry and Mazen Hughes of Port St. Lucie, FL; maternal grandparents, Danny and Cheryl Snipes of Marion; paternal grandparents, Ernest and Cheryl Grice of Marion; and a special friend, Thomas “T” Graham of Summerton. No services… Read the rest
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | June 5, 2014 9:01 amFLORENCE – McLeod Health and Fitness Center will host a 5K Run/Walk at 8 a.m. Saturday in celebration of National Trails Day. Sponsored by the American Hiking Society, National Trails Day will bring together outdoor enthusiasts across the country for the 22nd annual celebration of America’s magnificent trail system. More than 2,000 events will be held simultaneously nationwide, including trail maintenance, hiking, paddling, biking, horseback riding, bird watching, running, trail celebrations and more. Early registration is $14, and first responders are $12. Cost to register the day of event is $15. For more information, call Jimmy Tassios at (843) 777-3017,… Read the rest
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | June 4, 2014 9:29 pmJolly graduated from South Pointe High School in Rock Hill in 2010. While at West Point, he concentrated his studies in engineering management. He was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army within the Engineers Branch and will report to Fort Riley, Kan. for his first assignment. The mission of the U.S. Military Academy is to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is… Read the rest
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | June 4, 2014 4:56 pmCONWAY – Clarendon County has two of more than 1,600 students who made the Spring 2014 Dean’s List for academic achievement at Coastal Carolina University. Brandon C. Shaw of Turbeville is a sophomore majoring in pre-major elementary education, while Annabelle D. Bennett of Summerton is a senior majoring in biology. To qualify for the Dean’s List, freshmen must earn a 3.25 GPA, while upperclassmen must earn a 3.5 GPA. Coastal Carolina University is a dynamic, public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, just minutes from the resort area of Myrtle Beach. Learn more at www.coastal.edu
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Posted by Staff (Office) | June 4, 2014 12:51 pmA 72-year-old man living in the 3400 block of Wash Davis Road in Summerton told deputies about 9:30 a.m. May 28 that an unknown person entered his yard between 10 p.m. May 27 and the time of his report and took three chickens. The man told deputies that he believes the same person took nine more of his chickens in the previous week. He said someone had also killed two chickens and had possibly injured one of his ducks. Estimated damages were $300.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | June 4, 2014 12:50 pmSTATEBURG – Missionaries Grant and Wendy LeMarquand will speak 6 p.m. today at Church of the Holy Cross, S.C. 261 in Stateburg, seeking to create awareness of their ministry to Ethiopia, Somalia, Djibouti and Eritrea. Holy Comforter and Church of the Holy Cross are pleased to jointly sponsor these special guests. Come learn the challenges facing the rapidly growing Anglican church in Ethiopia in the midst of a flood of refugees from the troubled Southern Sudan. For more information, call the Rev. Michael Ridgill at (803) 494-8101 or (803) 305-8087, or email email@example.com; or call Meg Shinall at (803)… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | June 4, 2014 11:39 amFLORENCE – Gov. Nikki Haley announced Tuesday that Ruiz Foods will create more than 500 jobs as it begins operations in a new manufacturing facility there during the next few years. The company, which is based in Dinuba, Calif., and produces frozen Mexican food and snack products, is investing $55 million in the venture, which will be its first facility on the East Coast. Renovation of the facility’s existing building – the former Heinz facility located in the Pee Dee Touchstone Energy Commerce City Park – will begin immediately, and the company plans to begin manufacturing a variety of its… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | June 4, 2014 10:35 amAlonzo “Al Conyers” Witherspoon’s neighbors on Oak Grove Church Road know when he’s working: They can smell the barbecue for miles around. Witherspoon is the third generation of his grandfather’s family to run Sugar Hill BBQ, a business Moise Conyers founded in 1910. His father took over in 1940, and Witherspoon is already training his nephew. “We opened at this location – 3006 Oak Grove Church Road – on Labor Day weekend in 2011,” Witherspoon said. “Our old location, Sugar Hill, which is where we get our name, it burned down, so we decided to put up a new shed… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | June 4, 2014 9:43 amHarvin Clarendon County Library is offering four exciting reading clubs, titled “Fizz Boom Read!” for the summer, which range from early childhood through adulthood. The Early Literacy Club is for children 3 and younger. The Reader’s Club is for children ages 4-12, who will keep track of how many hours they spend reading to earn prize packages, a free book and the South Carolina reading medal. The Teen Club is for kids ages 12-18, who can earn prizes by keeping track of how many books are read or listened to. The Adult Club is for ages 18 and older who… Read the rest
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | June 4, 2014 8:21 amBJU is a biblically faithful, Christian liberal arts university focused on educating the whole person to reflect and serve Christ. BJU offers a unique blend of rigorous academic programs, discipleship, and character and leadership development.