Posted by Summerton Funeral Service | January 30, 2018 5:38 am
“Percy” is a 3 year old red and white male Akita Mix. He enjoys the outdoors and going for walks. He is neutered, up to date on his vaccinations and tested negative for Heartworms. His adoption fee is $125.00 with an approved application. You can get pre –approved by submitting your adoption application online at www.ASecondChanceAnimalShelter.com. Stop by today to see this beautiful baby and the rest of our fur – babies!
Posted by Reporter | January 30, 2018 1:00 am
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 30, 2018 12:00 am
516 BCE – The Second Temple of Jerusalem finishes construction.
1018 – Poland and the Holy Roman Empire conclude the Peace of Bautzen.
1607 – An estimated 200 square miles (51,800 ha) along the coasts of the Bristol Channel and Severn Estuary in England are destroyed by massive flooding, resulting in an estimated 2,000 deaths.
1648 – Eighty Years’ War: The Treaty of Münster and Osnabrück is signed, ending the conflict between the Netherlands and Spain.
1649 – King Charles I of England is beheaded.
1661 – Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, is ritually executed more… Read the rest
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 8:00 pm
Columbia, SC, January 29, 2018 – Dominion Energy has partnered with The Salvation Army of the Midlands to support the Meals Service to the Homeless and Hungry program through a Critical Community Needs Grant of $15,000. The grant comes from the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation, the non-profit arm of Dominion Energy.
The homeless face extraordinary barriers in meeting basic human needs. Hunger is a major issue that The Salvation Army works to alleviate. The grant from the Dominion Energy will allow The Salvation Army to continue to provide nutritious breakfast, lunch, and supper meals at Transitions homeless recovery center.… Read the rest
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 6:45 pm
Orangeburg Prep defeated Laurence Manning JV Girls Friday afternoon 34-20. The Indians never trailed. Breanna Boykin and Eaddy Gamble had 4 points each for LMA. LMA plays Florence Christian Tuesday at home.
The JV Lady Swampcats are now 7-3 on the season.
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 6:32 pm
Clarendon Hall jv boys lost to Andrew Jackson a score of 26-44. The Saints were led by Josh Black with 10 points. Josh Kennard added 7 points.
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 5:31 pm
Clarendon Hall varsity girls lost to Andrew Jackson by score of 20-28. The Lady Saints were led by Whitney Avins with 12 points and Mallory McIntosh with 8 points.
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 4:45 pm
Clarendon Hall varsity boys picked up another region win over Andrew Jackson Academy in Ehrhart tuesday by a score of 82-63.
Zyan Gilmore paced four Saints in double figures with 30 points and 7 rebounds. Kylic Horton added 15 points. Dylan Way totaled 14 points and 5 rebounds and Tyrese Mitchum had 14 points and 7 rebounds. The Saints head into the final week at 9-1 in region play with two games remaining.
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 4:45 pm
COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Department of Public Safety announces a preliminary number of three persons killed on South Carolina roadways from Friday, January 26, at 6 p.m. until Sunday, January 28, at midnight. As of January 28, 49 people have died on South Carolina highways, compared to 73 highway deaths during the same time period in 2017. Of the 38 motor vehicle occupants who have died in 2018, 22 were not wearing seat belts. Through midnight January 28, six pedestrians have died compared to nine in 2017; one motorcyclist has died compared to three in 2017; and two bicyclists
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 3:54 pm
The Scott’s Branch Middle School Boys visited Salters, SC, on January 25th earning the victory over Spaulding 36 – 32. Tyler Kind led the team in scoring with 8 points. Tariq Coard and Tadarian Chandler scored 6 points each.
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 2:18 pm
SUMTER, SC – On January 11, the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with officers from SLED and other officers, conducted a controlled delivery at 4273 Hickory Road in Sumter of a package that had been intercepted. Execution of a search warrant on the package revealed that it contained about 2339 grams (about 5 pounds) of suspected marijuana, valued at about $34,000. A stolen vehicle was discovered behind the residence. Warrants were issued for Rondell Deandre Harriett, 25, 4273 Hickory Road, Sumter. However, he eluded capture until yesterday, Wednesday, January 24, 2018, when he turned himself in to the Sumter-Lee… Read the rest
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 1:16 pm
The Manning City Council is holding a Special Called Meeting on Monday, January 29 at 6:00 PM.
City Clerk, City of Manning, SC
(803) 435-8477, ext. 5121
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 12:51 pm
MANNING, SC – Lucille Fleming Wilson, 85, widow of Perry Wilson, Jr., died Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at her residence, 3279 Home Branch Road, Manning, SC. She was born April 24, 1932 in the Bloomville Community of Clarendon County, a daughter of the late Sam Fleming and Alma Burgess Fleming.
Funeral services for Mrs. Wilson will be held 2:30 PM Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at Hayes F. Samuels, Sr., Memorial Chapel, 114 North Church St., Manning, SC. Rev. Bobby McDonald officiating. Burial will follow in Fourth Cross Road Baptist Church Cemetery, Manning. SC.
The family is receiving friends at her… Read the rest
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 12:48 pm
Otis Cooper, Jr. died Thursday, January 25, 2018 at McLeod Health Clarendon, Manning, SC. He was born June 24, 1961 in Manning, SC, a son of Otis Cooper, Sr. and Allene Dingle Cooper.
The family is receiving friends at the residence, 104 Richburg Street, Manning, SC.
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 12:09 pm
Henry Beaufort Jackson, 85, widower of the late Fannie Black Jackson, died on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at his residence in Summerton, SC. He was born on March 1, 1932 in Clarendon County to the late Molly Mae Stukes Jackson and Henry Jackson.
The family is receiving friends at the home of his brother, John Jackson, 1164 Tisdale St., Summerton, SC, 29148.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date.
Services have been entrusted to the professional care of King-Fields Mortuary, Summerton, SC. 803-485-5039
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 12:04 pm
Twenty-six high school students from Clarendon County were recently welcomed into the F.E. DuBose Career Center chapter of the National Technical Honor Society during its winter induction, held on Wednesday, January 10. Highpoints of the program included a candle-lighting ceremony, reciting the pledge in front of parents and friends, and a special message from Interim Director, Lisa Justice. Students from East Clarendon High School, Manning High School, and Scott’s Branch High School were able to participate.
In order to be considered for membership, candidates must have a grade average of an “A” in his or her career and technical education… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 29, 2018 11:19 am
Posted by Reporter | January 29, 2018 11:04 am
LMA Lady Cats defeated Orangeburg Prep 58-40 at home on Friday night. Lexi and Brooke Bennett lead all scorers with 16 and 14 respectively. Olivia Coker has 10, Trinity Harrington 6, Sarah Knight Frazier and Mason Hamm each had 5 and Katherine Burns added 2 at the line.
That’s the Lady Cats 7th win of the season and 1sr win in conference play.
Next game is January 30 versus Florence Christian.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 29, 2018 6:39 am
The moment your doctor diagnoses you with high blood pressure is the moment you begin looking to make lifestyle changes. High blood pressure is scary, and it’s even more terrifying when you realize just how dangerous it is.
High blood pressure affects so many different aspects of your health, and your doctor might recommend several types of medications to assist you in bringing down high blood pressure. Your doctor will also speak with you about making positive lifestyle changes, and those changes are meant to be taken seriously.
Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure Naturally
Your overall health is important,… Read the rest
Posted by Submitted via Email | January 29, 2018 5:37 am
Paloma is a 9 year old femal Calico DSH cat weighing approximately 12 pounds. She is current on all of her vaccinations, been spayed and tested negative for feline leukemia. She loves to have her belly rubbed and loves help you work! She is bonded with “Pippa” and both must go to a good home together. Her adoption fee is $50.00 with an approved application.