Randolph Lee “Randy” Garrett Jr.

Posted by | August 26, 2018 2:00 pm

Randolph Lee “Randy” Garrett, Jr., 64, widower of Barbara Brock Garrett, died Saturday, August 25, 2018, at McLeod Regional Medical Center. Born May 25, 1954, in Moncks Corner, he was a son of the late Randolph Lee Garrett, Sr. and the late Ada Jean Wiles Garrett. He was a former chief of police for the city of Manning and the former sheriff of Clarendon County. He is survived by three daughters, Lamonda Sweat of Manning, Christina Garrett of Florence and Brittney Garrett of Summerville; two grandchildren, Dori Sweat and Jake Sweat; two brothers, Adam Carroll of Eutawville and Randy Lee… Read the rest

BOLO: Stolen Truck

Posted by | August 26, 2018 12:52 pm

Be on the lookout for this truck, which was allegedly stolen Sunday morning from Manning. Call 911 if you see this truck.

Former sheriff passes away

Posted by | August 25, 2018 10:36 pm

Former Sheriff Randy Garrett died Saturday, August 25, 2018, surrounded by blood and blue family. Services will be announced by Stephens Funeral Home.

Darwin Wilbern “Will” Baird

Posted by | August 25, 2018 7:12 pm

Darwin Wilbern “Will” Baird, 94, husband of Frances Elizabeth Corbett Baird, died Friday, August 24, 2018, at NHC of Charleston. Born September 13, 1923, in Turbeville, he was a son of the late Raleigh Lorraine Baird and the late Ethel Corbett Baird. During WWII, he served with the US Naval Air Force until December 1945. Will had a career in the insurance business that lasted 28 years with Public Savings Life Insurance Company of Charleston, where he served as vice president of the agency and district manager. After retiring from PSL, he loved playing golf and played until his health… Read the rest







South Carolina Democratic Party will not certify Samuels-Cooper

Posted by | August 24, 2018 3:57 pm

In a press release from the South Carolina Democratic Party, Chairman Trav Robinson writes the following: “After careful consultation with our attorney, we  determined that we are unable to certify Ms. LaNette Samuels-Cooper as a candidate due to the August 3, 2018 Circuit Court Order which found that she does not meet the statutory qualifications to be coroner.  The South Carolina Democratic Party and I will continue to monitor this matter closely as it proceeds through the appellate process.”


James Earnest McRoy

Posted by | August 24, 2018 12:20 pm

James Earnest McRoy, 79, husband of Gayle Rivers McRoy, died Thursday, August 23, 2018, at his residence. Born February 7, 1939, in Greenwood, he was a son of the late Earnest McRoy and the late Mary Butler McRoy. He was a US Army veteran, a Mason, a Shriner and a member of the Sportsman Hunting Club. He enjoyed nature and he was an avid fisherman, hunter and shrimper. He never met a stranger and he was in his element when he was cooking for a crowd. He is survived by his wife of Manning; a son, Jeffrey Michael McRoy (Carolina)… Read the rest

Margaret Foxworth Kirven

Posted by | August 24, 2018 12:06 pm

SUMMERTON – Margaret Foxworth Kirven, 96, widow of Hoyt Eric Kirven, Jr., died Thursday, August 23, 2018, in Summerton. Born January 15, 1922, in Darlington, she was a daughter of the late John William Foxworth, Sr. and the late Mary Jane Holloman Foxworth. She was a member of the Pink Dogwood Garden Club, the Summerton Lions Club, Pinewood American Legion Auxiliary Post, American Red Cross volunteer and the Palmetto Club. She was a USC Silver Spur Donor and a dedicated Gamecock fan for over 50 years. She was Style Maker of the Year in 1976. She taught Sunbeams and GA… Read the rest


Call the Sheriff’s office if you see this trailer

Posted by | August 23, 2018 5:20 pm

PLEASE BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR THIS BLACK STOLEN TRAILER, WITH A 15KW GENERATOR AND A BLACK GAS TANK. THE GAS TANK IS CURRENTLY MOUNTED ON THE BOTTOM OF THE GENERATOR AND THE TRAILER HAS TWO BLACK AXLES. THE TRAILER WAS STOLEN THIS PAST WEEKEND FROM HWY 301 NEAR ST. PAUL ROAD, WHERE AAA WELL DRILLING WAS OPERATING. PLEASE CONTACT THE CLARENDON COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION TO IT’S WHEREABOUTS. 803-435-4414.

Warrants issued for Breanna Nicole Hodge

Posted by | August 23, 2018 5:12 pm

The Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office is currently looking for a Breanna Nicole Hodge. Hodge is a 19-year-old female and resides at 13 Catie Ct. Sumter, SC 29154.. Mrs. Hodge has outstanding warrants for Petit Larceny. If you have any information pertaining to her whereabouts, please contact the Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office at (803) 435-4414.

Be on the look out for Brandon Lee Parker

Posted by | August 23, 2018 4:40 pm

The Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office is currently looking for a Brandon Lee Parker. Parker is a 26-year-old male and resides at 3681 Susan St. Sumter, SC 29154.. Mr. Parker has outstanding warrants for Petit Larceny. If you have any information pertaining to his whereabouts, please contact the Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office at (803)435-4414. 

Central Carolina Technical College Foundation awarded donation from BIRDFEST Music Festival

Posted by | August 23, 2018 3:35 pm

Left to right) CCTC Director of Safety and Security Emily Chisholm, CCTC President Dr. Michael Mikota, BIRDFEST committee member and former CCTC Foundation Board Member Cleve Dowell and CCTC Foundation Director Meree McAlister.
On August 22, 2018, Central Carolina Technical College’s Foundation was awarded a donor contribution from the BIRDFEST Music Festival. For fifteen years, BIRDFEST has been bringing music lovers to Clarendon County to enjoy a weekend of good times and great music. The festival has decided to give back to the community by partnering with several local charities and nonprofit organizations. Money that is raised through the festival is given as donations to those partnerships. BIRDFEST committee member Cleve Dowell (former CCTC Foundation Board member) invited CCTC’s Director of Safety and Security Emily Chisholm to help with this year’s festival. Through… Read the rest

Manning native named to elite group

Posted by | August 23, 2018 11:38 am

Glenn Wells has been named a member of the 2018 Executive Council of New York Life Insurance Company, with 2018 being his fifth year qualifying. Members of the Executive Council are among the most successful of New York Life’s elite sales force of 12,000 licensed agents, according to a release from the Fortune 100 company, which was founded in 1845. Wells has worked with New York Life’s Greater South Carolina General Office since 2012 as both an agent with New York Life Insurance Company and as a Registered Representative with NYLIFE Securities LLC (member FINRA/SIPC), a licenses insurance agency. New… Read the rest

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