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Fleming-Felder Headstart in Alcolu held Muffins for Moms on Tuesday morning, featuring Anya Martin, wife of USC basketball coach Frank Martin, as the guest speaker. Manning Mayor Julia Nelson welcomed Martin with a gift basket from the city of Manning and by wearing a University of South Carolina Gamecock shirt.
Posted by Staff Reports | November 17, 2017 1:27 am
The Summerton Rotary Club, in conjunction with Rotary International, sponsored Project Happy Feet and Warm Bodies over the weekend at Goody’s in Manning. This was the sixth year for the program, in which Summerton Rotary members provide coats and shoes for disadvantaged children in the Clarendon School District 1 area. Pictured are, back row, Carole and George Summers, and front row, Cindy Risher, Bea Rivers, Gloria Joseph, Cleve Dowell and Diane Georgia. Not pictured are John Billups, Jim Darby, Alfred Kelley, Mamie Mellerson, Rock Ouzts and Rose Wilder.
Posted by Staff Reports | November 17, 2017 12:00 am
474 – Emperor Leo II dies after a reign of ten months. He is succeeded by his father Zeno, who becomes sole ruler of the Byzantine Empire.
794 – Japanese Emperor Kanmu changes his residence from Nara to Kyoto.
887 – Emperor Charles the Fat is deposed by the Frankish magnates in an assembly at Frankfurt. His nephew Arnulf of Carinthia is elected as king of the East Frankish Kingdom.
1183 – The Battle of Mizushima takes place.
1292 – John Balliol becomes King of Scotland.
1405 – Sharif ul-Hāshim establishes the Sultanate of Sulu.
1511 – Henry VIII of… Read the rest
Posted by Submitted via Email | November 16, 2017 11:14 pm
Laurence Manning Academy inducted 43 students this week into the National Honor Society. Inductees included Evan Hunter Ardis, Christian Dennis Bachand, William T.H. Barrineau, Rollin Grace Barwick, Jadyn Rose Bell, Breanna Leigh Boykin, Katherine Helen Burns, Savana-Grace Carney, Katelyn Rebecca Charnock, Bonham Van Gardner, Jordan Rushing Gardner, Abigail Grace Glass, Alyssa A. Gottheiner, Christopher Michael Griffith, Madisyn L. Hudson, Walton Marion Jolly, Kaitlyn Marie Jordan, Asia Courtney King, Grace Anne Lasseigne, Caitlyn McKenzie Truett, Thomas Chase Lee, John Ray Lee IV, Lindsay Madison Lew, Dylan Smith Linginfelter, Faith Sydney Litchfield, Cameron Alexander Molina, Eaddy Grace Osteen, Nilu Raj Patel, Viral… Read the rest
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Clarendon School District 2’s Board of Trustees recognized students Tuesday night for various academic achievements. One of those recognitions included Tamia Starling, who made a perfect score on the Biology I end-of-course test.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | November 16, 2017 9:47 pm
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Senate President Pro Tempore Hugh Leatherman released the following statement in response to SCE&G’s proposal today in regards to the V. C. Summer Nuclear Project:
“The proposal that SCE&G released is an insult to ratepayers – their 3.5 percent rate reduction of the 18 percent customers are currently paying, is not a rate reduction at all. You can’t reduce something that shouldn’t have been there in the first place. This proposal is simply unacceptable and does not restore taxpayers’ hard earned dollars that they have already payed and for some reason SCE&G expects them to continue to pay after it… Read the rest
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Mary Louise Kinlaw of Sardinia nabbed her first deer last week. It was an eight-point, 19-inch spread. The 13 year old is the daughter of Mary and Glenn Kinlaw. Her mother said that her brother, Grant, initially missed this deer, and he was happy when his sister got it as her first kill.
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The Manning High School geometry honors classes have been learning how the subject is used in the real world. Under the direction of Petra Darby and media specialist Bonnie Trulsen, students have been engaged in hands-on activities. They are applying their geometry knowledge and collaborating to make rollercoasters and bridges.
Posted by Staff Reports | November 16, 2017 6:07 pm
South Carolina Attorney Gen. Alan Wilson announced the arrest of Gary Edwin Rich, 64, of Williamston on nine charges connected to the exploitation of a minor.
Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force investigators with the Attorney General’s Office made the arrest. Investigators with the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, also a member of the state’s ICAC Task Force, assisted.
Investigators allege that Rich distributed child pornography.
Rich was arrested on Nov. 16. He is charged with nine counts of second-degree sexual exploitation of a minor, a felony offense punishable by up to 10 years’ imprisonment on each count.
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Clarendon School District 2’s Board of Trustees recognized students Tuesday night for various academic achievements. One of those recognitions included Madison Sexton, who made a perfect score on the Biology I end-of-course test.
Posted by Stephens Funeral Home | November 16, 2017 4:53 pm
SUMMERTON – Frank Canal Sr., 73, husband of Norma Hernandez Canal, died Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at his home.
Born November 6, 1944, in New York, New York, he was a son of the late Eugene Canal Sr. and the late Paula Ramos Canal. He was a US Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of St. Ann Catholic Church in Santee.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three sons, Frank Canal Jr. of Summerton, Paul Joseph Canal (Christina) of New York and Carlos Canal of Summerton; his daughter, Catherine Canal Reichelt (John) of… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | November 16, 2017 3:08 pm
The Manning Times’ Thanksgiving edition will feature “Blessings,” or commentary from readers about what you’re thankful for. All responses will also be posted on manninglive.com on Thanksgiving Day and the day after. Please email what you’re thankful for, along with a picture and your name, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | November 16, 2017 2:59 pm
The S.C. Highway Patrol is reporting a wreck with injuries in the 300 block of West Boyce Street in Manning.
Posted by Submitted via Email | November 16, 2017 1:55 pm
Manning native Tyrice Murray, a music major at Coastal Carolina University, recently performed in the school’s Percussion Ensemble during its fall concert, which was held Nov. 7 at Wheelwright Auditorium.
The 16 student musicians in the ensemble showcased a wide variety of music composed specifically for percussion instruments under the direction of Jesse Willis, associate professor of music.
The group’s repertoire includes 20th-century works by composers like John Cage, Edgard Varese and Steve Reich as well as recent composers such as David Gillingham, Bob Becker and John Psathas. The ensemble also performed pieces composed by CCU faculty, students and local… Read the rest
Posted by The Associated Press | November 16, 2017 12:51 pm
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control said Wednesday that the state has suffered its first flu-associated death of the season.
“Sadly, an individual from the Upstate region has become our first lab-confirmed, influenza-associated death of the season,” said Immunization Medical Consultant Dr. Teresa Foo. “Unfortunately we see many deaths, hospitalizations and other serious complications of flu each year in South Carolina.”
Foo said those at high risk of serious flu complications include young children, pregnant women, people 65 years and older and those with chronic health conditions like asthma, diabetes or heart or lung disease.
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Posted by Larry Hewett | November 16, 2017 12:41 pm
Uniquewa-Harris was crowned Miss Manning High Freshman 2017 on Tuesday night during the school’s annual pageant held at Weldon Auditorium.
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Clarendon School District 2’s Board of Trustees recognized students Tuesday night for various academic achievements. One of those recognitions included Marie Joyner, who made a perfect score on the Biology I end-of-course test.