Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 16, 2014 12:16 pm
Rock Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 6569 Old Georgetown Road in Manning, will hold its annual Fall Revival at 7 p.m. Aug. 18-22. Speakers will include Graham Brochan from Providence Baptist Church in Sumter for Monday; Neil Sweet from Home Branch Baptist Church in Paxville for Tuesday; John Matthews of Cornerstone Fellowship Free Will Baptist Church of Manning for Wednesday; Sammy Thompson of Lakewood Baptist Church in Sumter for Thursday; and the Rev. Dr. Leon Winn, pastor of Rock Hill, for Friday. For more information, call (803) 316-5539.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 16, 2014 12:00 pm
Capt. Robert McCullough of the state Department of Natural Resources said earlier today that officers are using divers and air rescue to search for a white male missing since yesterday near the Lake Marion Dam. He said the man was swimming back to shore when he went missing in the water.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 16, 2014 11:58 am
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 16, 2014 9:46 am
Wilson Wallace, 63, husband of Nancy Rodriguez Wallace, died Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at Tuomey Regional Medical Center in Sumter.
Born Jan. 17, 1951, in Manning, he was a son of the late Lee Ernest “Skat” and Everlena Starks Wallace.
The family will receive friends at the home, 7 W. Hospital St. in Manning.
These services have been entrusted to Samuels Funeral Home LLC of Manning.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 16, 2014 9:44 am
Minnie Jackson Brisbone, 61, died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at Tuomey Regional Medical Center.
Born June 1, 1953, in Clarendon County, she was a daughter of the late James H. Jackson Sr. and Ethel Davis Jackson.
The family will be receiving friends at the home of Mary Ann (Willie) Session, 770 Wells Court in Sumter.
Funeral plans are incomplete and will be announced later by Job’s Mortuary Inc. of Sumter.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 16, 2014 8:20 am
Officials with the state Department of Natural Resources say they are still searching this morning for a man who went missing on Lake Marion near the dam sometime yesterday evening. Capt. Robert McCullough said officers are looking for a white male who was swimming in the waters near the dam and Randolph’s Landing.
Posted by Leigh Ann Maynard | August 15, 2014 8:37 pm
The state Department of Natural Resources is currently searching for a missing person on Lake Marion. Capt. Robert McCullough said officers are searching for the person near the Lake Marion Dam toward Randolph’s Landing in Clarendon County.
Manninglive.com will post an update when it becomes available.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 15, 2014 6:52 pm
The Clarendon County chapter of the South Carolina Waterfowl Association will host its annual Conservation Dinner and Auction at 6 p.m. Saturday at The Cypress Center, 50 Hospital St. in Manning. Tickets are $45 per person, $55 per couple. For more information, or for tickets, visit scwa.org.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 15, 2014 6:51 pm
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 15, 2014 6:50 pm
Posted by Staff Reports | August 15, 2014 4:51 pm
Clarendon Health System lists its two main properties and three nursing homes as collateral in a real estate mortgage dated August 12, records show, for a principal amount of $2,990,000, with an annual interest rate of 4 percent over a 40-year term.
The date of the final installment on the mortgage will be Aug. 12, 2054.
In late July, the system’s Board of Trustees voted unanimously on a loan agreement with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development to re-finance a $7.25 million 2011 Wells Fargo loan that has an outstanding balance of … Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 15, 2014 4:13 pm
A two-car wreck on Connor Road that occurred about an hour ago sent two people to Clarendon Memorial Hospital with minor injuries. Reports indicate that moderate damages was done to both vehicles.
Posted by Leigh Ann Maynard | August 15, 2014 4:06 pm
Clarendon County dispatch just released a BOLO (be on the lookout) for a man wanted in an aggravated robbery and aggravated assault in Lebanon, Tenn. Marcus D. Sweat is described as being 325 pounds, with several tattoos and black hair and brown eyes. The suspect is accused of robbing a convenience store in Lebanon and shooting a store clerk. He is wanted by the Lebanon Police Department. Residents are asked to call the Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office at (803) 435-4414, and to not engage Sweat.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 15, 2014 3:59 pm
Justin Lincoln Spry died Wednesday August 13, 2014 at his home.
Born Oct. 27, 1988 in Manning, he was a son of Deacon Henry Lincoln Jr. and Deaconess Belinda Pack Spry.
Justin’s memories will be cherished by his parents, Deacon Henry Lincoln Jr. and Deaconess Belinda Pack Spry; a brother, Draper Pearson; two sisters, Alexandria Spry and Carrie P. Lawson; grandmother Carrie Lee Caldwell Spry; and a number of family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Henry Lincoln Spry Sr., Sadie Mae Pack and Elijah Blanding.
The family will receive friends at the home, 1169 Crossroad … Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 15, 2014 2:56 pm
The S.C. Highway Patrol and other first responders are working a wreck with injuries in the 2000 block of Connor Road in the Home Branch section of Clarendon County.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 15, 2014 2:34 pm
The female passenger of a vehicle that wrecked between the 108 and 109 mile-markers in the southbound lanes of Interstate 95 about 9:15 p.m. Friday morning was flown directly from the wreck to Palmetto Health Richland in serious condition.
Lance Cpl. David Jones of the S.C. Highway Patrol said the driver of the one vehicle involved in the wreck was ticketed for driving too fast for conditions. According to reports, the driver went off the right side of the highway and struck a tree. The passenger was initially trapped in the vehicle. Another passenger had minor injuries, as did the … Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 15, 2014 2:29 pm
SARA THOMPSON / THE MANNING TIMES
A kitchen fire that started about 8 p.m. Thursday at a home on North Church Street in downtown Manning has displaced a family for a short time, according to the Manning Fire Department.
The cause of the fire at the duplex at 234B N. Church St. is undetermined. There was extensive fire damage to the kitchen and smoke damage to the rest of the home.
A neighbor told The Manning Times that a man living in the home awoke to find the kitchen ablaze. The man lived alone. Both he and the family in … Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 15, 2014 1:02 pm
Seaman Apprentice Doug Flowers
Seaman Apprentice Doug Flowers, a 2012 Laurence Manning Academy graduate and Manning native, is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of a crew working aboard one of the world’s most advanced ballistic missile submarines, the USS West Virginia. He is a yeoman and junior administration specialist on the Kings Bay-based boat, one of 14 Ohio-class ballistic missile submarines.
The Navy’s ballistic missile submarines, often referred to as “boomers,” serve as an undetectable launch platform for intercontinental ballistic missiles. They are designed specifically for stealth, extended patrols and the precise delivery of missiles if directed by … Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 15, 2014 12:07 pm
Mr. and Mrs. Terry Alan Blackmon of New Zion are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Dr. Leslie Erin Blackmon to Thomas Edward Stelling, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Edward Stelling of Charleston.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. William McKinley “Billy” Blackmon and Mrs. Miriam Morris Blackmon of New Zion, and the late Mr. Hubert Lindberg Driggers and Mrs. Virginia Welch Driggers of Turbeville.
The groom-elect is the grandson of the late Mr. Ernest Louis Stelling, Sr. and Mrs. Jonnie Orr Stelling of Charleston and the late Mr. George Washington Settles and … Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | August 15, 2014 11:31 am
NBSC, a division of Synovus Bank, recently announced its 2014 Jack Parker Scholarship recipients. This year, 94 scholarships totaling $114,000 were awarded to children of Synovus team members. Scholarship funds are generated each year through team member donations and internal fundraising activities.
The scholarship program is named in honor of Jack B. Parker, whose career with the Synovus family of companies spanned 44 years. Jack’s enthusiastic attitude, keen sense of duty, and good heart were evident throughout his career. The scholarship program is managed by the Jack B. Parker Foundation, Inc. to award college or vocational institution scholarships … Read the rest