Manning Times Koozie Kontest

Posted by | August 8, 2014 12:35 pm

kooziesThe 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 mtsceditorial@gmail.com.

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.


Esther Sharpe Neese

Posted by | August 8, 2014 9:11 am

Esther Sharpe Neese

Esther Sharpe Neese

SUMMERTON – Esther Sharpe Neese, 66, wife of Robert Edward “Bobby” Neese, died Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at her home.

Born Jan. 5, 1948, in Gaston, “ET” was a daughter of the late Clinton Odell Sharpe and Virginia Florine Helms Sharpe.

Survivors besides her husband of Summerton include son, Luther “Monkey” Tindal (Janet) of Summerton; a daughter, Tracy Schnieders (Bryan) of Pelion; two brothers, Larry Sharpe of Gaston and Stanley Sharpe of Swansea; four sisters, Connie Skipper, Becky Lee and Sandra Brazwel, all of Pelion, and Jennie Hendrix of Gaston; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A memorial … Read the rest


Bishopville man charged in Manning burglary

Posted by | August 8, 2014 8:25 am

Dattrick Gartrell Wilson

Dattrick Gartrell Wilson

A 20-year-old Bishopville man was denied bond earlier this week after his arrest Saturday for first-degree burglary and grand larceny.

Dattrick Gartrell Wilson is accused of breaking into a home in the 1700 block of Stone Road in Manning between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. June 9 by kicking in a garage door. The 63-year-old homeowner told deputies with the Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office that he was missing jewelry and a .357 Smith and Wesson revolver.

 



County uses Eminent Domain, will clear land next to airport

Posted by | August 7, 2014 5:34 pm

Airport 1

Almost 14 acres of land off the airport’s runway has been targeted for tree removal for safety reasons and possible future expansion.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clarendon County paid $123,220 for 13.88 acres of land at the end of the runway at Santee Cooper Regional Airport pursuant to the state’s Eminent Domain Act, records show.

According to the Assessor’s Office, that parcel — just off S.C. 260 with Thompson Road running through it — is valued at $34,800.

Clarendon County is listed as the “comdemnor,” records show, and was pitted against the heirs of Mary … Read the rest


Send us your Hugo recollections, pictures

Posted by | August 7, 2014 4:15 pm

Hurricane_Hugo_1989_sept_21_1844ZThe 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 mtsceditorial@gmail.com as soon as you can. We can’t wait to hear from you!


Hugh Smith elected president of Carolinas Food Industry Council

Posted by | August 7, 2014 1:23 pm

logoRALEIGH, N.C. – Turbeville IGA owner Hugh Smith has been elected president of the Carolinas Food Industry Council, a trade group serving the retail and wholesale food industries in both North and South Carolina.

Headquartered in Raleigh, CFIC serves more than 1,500 grocers and suppliers in the Carolinas and has staff in both states.

See the Aug. 14 edition of The Manning Times for more.

 

 


Oscar Briggs Sr.

Posted by | August 7, 2014 1:14 pm

oscar briggs sr.

Oscar Briggs Sr.

Oscar Briggs Sr., 96, widower of Juanita Butler Briggs and Carrie Lee Lemon Briggs, died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at Clarendon Memorial Hospital.

Born Jan. 30, 1918, in the Sammie Swamp section of Clarendon County, he was a son of the late Ben and Irene Hanna Briggs. He attended Clarendon County public schools. He was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church, where he was father of the church. He was self-employed as a skilled carpenter and farmer.

Survivors include three sons, Walter (Sue) Briggs of Wilmington, N.C., Thomas (Joyce) Briggs of Manning and Marcus (Gloria) Briggs of … Read the rest


Kim Johnson graduates ABA School of Bank Marketing and Management

Posted by | August 7, 2014 1:06 pm

Kim Johnson

Kim Johnson

Bank of Clarendon Community Development Officer Kimberly O. Johnson recently graduated from the American Bankers Association School of Bank Marketing and Management held June 18-24 in Atlanta, Ga.

“The ABA School of Bank Marketing and Management gave me the opportunity to learn from the best in the field and to exchange information and ideas with my peers,” said Johnson. The two-year program provides a one-of-a-kind education under the guidance and direction of faculty advisors comprised of distinguished marketing professionals.

See the Aug. 14 edition of The Manning Times for more.

 

 

 


Angels fall to Virginia in semi-finals

Posted by | August 7, 2014 12:52 pm

PHOTO COURTESY OF THE DILLON HERALD

PHOTO COURTESY OF THE DILLON HERALD

The Dixie Angels from Turbeville and Barrineau fell 7-0 to Virginia in the first game of the World Series semi-finals in North Myrtle Beach, knocking them out of the tournament. Before they left, parents said they couldn’t be prouder.

“You have made us the happiest town in the world,” said Turbeville resident Jenna Windham during a ceremony kicking-off the team’s travel to the World Series last Friday. “You will make us proud if you bring that trophy back. But if you don’t, so what? We couldn’t be prouder of you than we are right … Read the rest




Send us your Hugo recollections

Posted by | August 7, 2014 8:48 am

Hurricane_Hugo_1989_sept_21_1844ZThe 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 mtsceditorial@gmail.com as soon as you can. We can’t wait to hear from you!


Manning Melon Mania

Posted by | August 7, 2014 6:51 am

MSM-StackedJoin Main Street Manning on Saturday August 16 as we celebrate that delicious summer fruit, watermelon! There will be seed spitting contests, watermelon “toss” contests, a carving and decorating contest, and watermelons to taste. The watermelon carving and decorating contests are open to anyone, but all decorating or carving is to take place prior to the event. Only finished works will be accepted. Registration begins at 9:45 am and the competitions will begin at 10 am. The competition will be broken down by ages, and adults are encouraged to participate! Bring a chair to watch the Melon Mania competitions! The … Read the rest


Manning Times Koozie Kontest

Posted by | August 7, 2014 5:34 am

kooziesThe 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 mtsceditorial@gmail.com.

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.


NCNW Back-to-School Bash

Posted by | August 6, 2014 6:09 pm

back-to-school-2The Clarendon County chapter of the National Council of Negro Women will hold its annual Back-to-School Bash at 4 p.m. Aug. 15 at the Clarendon County Council on Aging, 206 S. Church St. in Manning. The event will be for first through 12th grades, and students must be present to participate.



Clarendon 1 holding free screenings

Posted by | August 6, 2014 4:42 pm

CHILD FINDClarendon 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.

 


Man charged with trafficking meth pleads instead to disposal of meth waste

Posted by | August 6, 2014 3:37 pm

Mark William Bybee

Mark William Bybee

A man charged in April by the S.C. Highway Patrol with trafficking and manufacturing methamphetamine has pleaded guilty to a lesser offense in Clarendon County general sessions court.

Mark William Bybee of 7265 Morgan Road in Cleveland, Ohio, was sentenced to five years, suspended to 114 days’ time served and 20 months of probation after pleading guilty Monday before Circuit Court Judge G. Edward Welmaker to disposal of or assisting in the disposal of methamphetamine waste, first offense.

He was arrested by Trooper J.P. DuBose April 12 and charged with trafficking meth in the amount of 28 … Read the rest


Manning Times Koozie Kontest

Posted by | August 6, 2014 2:32 pm

kooziesThe 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 mtsceditorial@gmail.com.

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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