Manning man charged with theft from motor vehicle

Posted by | April 18, 2017 5:42 am

A 19-year-old Manning man was charged April 7 with theft from motor vehicle by the Manning Police Department. According to reports, surveillance footage from an apartment complex in the area of Dickson Street in Manning showed Jekez Montee Conyers of 211 Dickson St. allegedly enter a vehicle without permission after finding the door open and taking $20 from inside. The vehicle belonged to a 76-year-old woman living in the complex, and the incident allegedly happened between 4:41 a.m. April 3 and 5 p.m. April 5, according to reports from the Manning Police Department. The complex manager reported it to police… Read the rest

Gallery: More Striped Bass Festivals from the Past

Posted by | April 18, 2017 5:01 am

The following pictures came from The Manning Times Photo Vault, and were also provided courtesy of the Clarendon County Chamber of Commerce, Larry Hewitt, Sam Levy and Santee Cooper Country. They were found at the chamber, and display various Striped Bass Festivals throughout the years. The festival will be held for the 37th year from April 21-23 in downtown Manning and other various places throughout Clarendon County. We will be posting galleries like this one leading up to the festivities.

Morning Weather: Tuesday, April 18

Posted by | April 18, 2017 4:50 am

A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10 a.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.


10 stories to know for Tuesday

Posted by | April 18, 2017 2:28 am

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. WHITE HOUSE TALKS TOUGH ON NORTH KOREA MISSILES President Trump says Kim Jong Un has “gotta behave,” and VP Pence visits the Demilitarized Zone separating the two Koreas to underscore U.S. resolve in the face of Pyongyang’s evolving missile program. 2. WHERE MANHUNT EXPANDS FOR SUSPECT IN FACEBOOK KILLING Authorities across the Northeast are searching for Steve Stephens, accused of fatally shooting of a 74-year-old retiree in Cleveland, then posting footage of the death on Facebook. 3. ARKANSAS OFFICIALS FIGHT TO CARRY… Read the rest

Man charged with shoplifting tube of medical creme

Posted by | April 18, 2017 1:26 am

A 68-year-old Manning man was taken to the Clarendon County Detention Center earlier this month after allegedly taking a tube of medical creme valued at $7 from a local store without paying for it. An employee with the store located on Sunset Drive in Manning told police that she observed the man walking around the store with bags, and that the store doesn’t allow such activity within the store. She said she then noticed the man take a box of Ben-Gay medical creme and put it in his back, left pocket to conceal it with his shirt. Police charged the… Read the rest

Today in History: Tuesday, April 18

Posted by | April 18, 2017 12:00 am

796 – King Æthelred I of Northumbria is murdered in Corbridge by a group led by his ealdormen, Ealdred and Wada. The patrician Osbald is crowned, but abdicates within 27 days. 1025 – Bolesław Chrobry is crowned in Gniezno, becoming the first King of Poland. 1506 – The cornerstone of the current St. Peter’s Basilica is laid. 1518 – Bona Sforza is crowned as queen consort of Poland. 1521 – Trial of Martin Luther begins its second day during the assembly of the Diet of Worms. He refuses to recant his teachings despite the risk of excommunication. 1689 – Bostonians… Read the rest

Former VP Biden: Sen. Hollings epitomizes courage, integrity

Posted by | April 17, 2017 9:40 pm

In this Friday, July 23, 2010, file photo, Vice President Joe Biden chats with former U.S. Sen. Ernest Fritz Hollings during the dedication ceremony of the new Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library in Columbia, S.C. Hollings is being honored outside the federal courthouse in Charleston that used to bear his name. Biden is the main speaker Monday, April 17, 2017, at the dedication of a Hollings statue outside the J. Waties Waring Judicial Center. Hollings made the unusual request in 2015 that Congress rename the building for the civil rights-era judge. (AP Photo/Mary Ann Chastain)
Colleagues of former U.S. Sen. Ernest “Fritz” Hollings said a statue unveiled Monday at the federal courthouse in Charleston that used to bear his name honors a man who served South Carolinians with courage, integrity and wit. Former Vice President Joe Biden said Hollings’ 2015 request that Congress rename the building for a judge considered a civil rights hero epitomized his friend’s lifetime of selfless service. “Nobody, nobody, nobody has ever said, ‘Take my name off a revered building in my city and put someone else’s name on it,'” Biden said. U.S. Rep. Jim Clyburn, D-S.C., said congressional researchers confirmed… Read the rest

Sumter man lands enhanced shoplifting charge after allegedly taking, returning items for gift card

Posted by | April 17, 2017 7:02 pm

A Sumter man was arrested in late March after allegedly entering a Manning store, taking items without purchasing them and then returning the items for a gift card. Mickey Anderson Ward, 55, of 110 Macy St. in Sumter, was charged March 27 with shoplifting of goods of a value of $2,000 or less, enhancement. According to reports from the Manning Police Department, Ward entered the store and allegedly took a pair of gloves, a rifle sling and a shotgun shell belt about 4:54 pm. April 13 and then re-entered the store and allegedly returned the stolen items to receive a… Read the rest

Gallery: More Striped Bass Festivals from the Past

Posted by | April 17, 2017 3:25 pm

The following pictures were provided courtesy of the Clarendon County Chamber of Commerce, Larry Hewitt, Sam Levy and Santee Cooper Country. They were found at the chamber, and display various Striped Bass Festivals throughout the years. The festival will be held for the 38th year Friday and Saturday in downtown Manning and other various places throughout Clarendon County. We will be posting galleries like this one leading up to the festivities.

Road to be dedicated in fallen deputy’s memory

Posted by | April 17, 2017 3:08 pm

A road traversed by Clarendon County law enforcement officers every day will soon be dedicated to the memory of their own. Capital Way, which sits between the Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office and the Department of Mental Health, will be dedicated to the memory of the late Inv. Holmes N. Smith Jr.. Smith died Nov. 5, 2014, while on the way back from official Sheriff’s Office business in Sumter County. According to reports, he suffered a cardiac event and ran off the road on U.S. 521 near Alcolu. His widow, Tonia Mallett-Smith, said the process of dedicating the road began with… Read the rest



50th Anniversary: Charles and Anna King

Posted by | April 17, 2017 1:27 pm

Charles and Anna King of Manning celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary March 18 at the F.E. Dubose Career Center in Manning. Sherry, Angela and Shadrick and grandchildren Brittani and Rondejia sponsored the Golden Anniversary. Anna King is the former Anna Bradshaw of Greeleyville.



Vehicle vs. deer on I-95

Posted by | April 17, 2017 10:09 am

The S.C. Highway Patrol is currently reporting a wreck with a vehicle and a deer at the 122 northbound mile-marker on Interstate 95. No other information is available at this time.

Gallery: Looking back at Striped Bass Festivals past

Posted by | April 17, 2017 6:43 am

The following pictures were provided courtesy of the Clarendon County Chamber of Commerce, Larry Hewitt, Sam Levy and Santee Cooper Country. They were found at the chamber, and display various Striped Bass Festivals throughout the years. The festival will be held for the 38th year Friday and Saturday in downtown Manning and other various places throughout Clarendon County. We will be posting galleries like this one leading up to the festivities.

Taking the test for the first step

Posted by | April 17, 2017 5:31 am

My friend, Darren, taught me the test that will cut down on any workload. You probably have this happen to you also. Some friend will come up with a request for help. They want some help on a project. This project will be complicated and require a lot of work. The project has not started. The first step is fairly simple. The first step is not easy; it is just simple. Your friend wants you to do the project for them. The first step either involves some monetary commitment on your part or your friend wants you to do the… Read the rest

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