CONWAY, SC — The Business Studies in Europe faculty-led education abroad program at Coastal Carolina University teaches students how the basic principles of management are applied in different socioeconomic environments. Eighteen CCU students took the education abroad trip this past May for credit.
They learned about different cultures in Europe (French, German, Czech and Finnish) and how they adapt to the business environment in which they operate. Students also learned about Europe’s history, culture and economy and how businesses in Europe are adapting to the integration of the European economy and to the recent financial crisis and recovery in Europe.… Read the rest
Clinton, SC – The American Legion Auxiliary’s Palmetto Girls State program announced May Rogan as the elected Commissioner of Agriculture of its 73rd session on Thursday, June 13. Rogan is the daughter of Mr. Mark Thompson and Mrs. Elizabeth Thompson, and she is a rising senior at Clarendon Hall. She was selected to attend the week-long leadership and citizenship program based on her leadership skills and involvement in her school and community. She currently serves as the corresponding secretary for State Student Government, is a member of the National Honor Society and his on Clarendon Hall’s yearbook staff.
Jeremy Joye, head baseball coach for the Salkehatchie Indians
The USC Salkehatchie Indians have a new head coach. Manning native Jeremy Joye has been selected to fill the position at the Allendale campus. Salkehatchie Director of Athletics Jane Brewer stated that the school is thrilled to have Joye as the new head baseball coach.
“His baseball experience coupled with his familiarity with Salkehatchie and our area, as well as his energy and enthusiasm, bode well for some exciting Indian Basbeall next year and in the years to come,” said Brewer. “He loves Salkehatchie and I think that will be evident in everything he does.”
Central Carolina Public Relations Department has announced their annual Titan SPARK event. It will take place Friday, June 21, from 9 am to 2 pm. The event will be held at the CCTC Main Campus at Building M400, Room M401 at the Sumter campus.
The Titan SPARK event (Student Priority Advising & Registration Kickoff) is being held for future CCTC students to receive information on completing admissions, financial aid, receive advisement, and register for classes all in one visit. Participants will learn about student support services, career services, experience student life, and tour Main Campus. The college will also offer … Read the rest
On Thursday Manning native Jeffery Lampkin, held a private grand opening for his soul food restaurant in Sumter, SC. Country Boy Kitchen is located 5642 Broad St, Sumter, SC. The restaurant will be open to the public on today from 7 AM – 6 PM.
Clarendon County will soon have help in coping with and controlling its’ feral cat population. A Second Chance Animal Shelter, working in partnership with groups and individuals in the community, is announcing the official start of a county-wide Trap/Neuter/Release (TNR) program for feral cats.
“Feral” is a behavioral trait used to describe non-domesticated felines left to fend for themselves. Typically, colonies of ferals develop, and grow exponentially. In the wild, this is not so much an issue. But in residential communities and left unchecked, serious health and quality-of-life concerns soon arise.… Read the rest
Retiring is the right of passage for most working people. There are so many mixed emotions that can go along with it. People get up every morning for many years facing the day as a working-class citizen. When a person loves their job, it is way more than just a career; it is their passion. Passion and hard work is what led Superintendent John Tindal to Clarendon School District Two in 2002.
Tindal was honored at a retirement celebration at Manning Early Childhood Center this past Sunday. During the celebration, he was presented with a key … Read the rest
The Clarendon County School District Two held its annual staff recognition program Thursday at Weldon Auditorium. Teachers and employees were recognized for various awards during the ceremony.
Each school in the district chose a Teacher of the Year for their individual schools. Manning Early Childhood Center chose Ericha Floyd as Teacher of the Year. Manning Primary School winner was Tammy Moye.
Manning Elementary School winner was Kimberly Harrelson, who was also selected as the District Teacher of the Year.
“I am truly honored and humbled to have been chosen from a group of esteemed colleagues as district teacher of the … Read the rest
Clarendon School District Two Budget for 2019-2020
Clarendon School District Two will hold a public hearing on the 2019-2020 fiscal year operating budget at 5:30 p.m. on June 25, 2019. There will be a designated time on the agenda for anyone who wishes to speak concerning this item. The meeting will be held at the school district office at 15 Major Drive in Manning.
The proposed millage required to support the budget for 2019-2020 is 140.17 mills.
Bryson Woodard, a rising senior at Laurence Manning Academy, was elected Mayor Pro Tem for the city of Coosahatchie. He also won the election for County Councilmen At-Large for Moultrie County. Bryson is representing American Legion Post 68 in Manning.
W Barrineau, also a rising senior at Laurence Manning Academy, was elected mayor of the city of Catawba. W is representing Black River American Legion Post 149 in New Zion.
The Clarendon Club is pleased to announce that their request has been approved, by the Palmetto Pride Adopt-A-Highway Program, to adopt a portion of road S-14-400 (Dingle Pond Road) and all of road S-14-674 (Benton Road). Adopt-A-Highway’s mission of “eradicating litter and promoting beautification in our great state” is exactly what we plan to do by partnering with the residents of our local community.
“South Carolina has beautiful landscapes – from the lush green mountains to the coastal waterways. Our communities are surrounded by lakes, rivers, mountains, farmlands, national forests and state parks. We live here, work here and