Posted by Blake | April 3, 2019 2:48 pm
Mickey Jordan was brilliant on the hill on Monday, as he threw a no-hitter to lead LMA JV past Marlboro Academy 12-1.
LMA secured the victory thanks to eight runs in the third inning. The Swampcats big bats were led by Davis Campbell, Bryce Acord, Cam Branham, Coleman Yates, Jackson Clemmons, and Gage Bowen, who each had RBIs in the inning.
LMA tallied eight runs in the third inning. The offensive onslaught by LMA was led by Campbell, Acord, Branham, Yates, Clemmons, and Bowen, all knocking in runs in the inning.
Jordan was on the mound for Laurence Manning. He … Read the rest
Posted by Blake | April 3, 2019 2:15 pm
The Manning Walmart is temporarily closed due to a power outage.
Posted by Johnny Weeks | April 3, 2019 12:47 pm
Manning Monarchs Varsity fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 14-2 loss to Waccamaw on Monday. Waccamaw scored on a double by Waller Parler, a single by Cam Burgess, a home run by Austin Hansmeyer, and an error in the first inning.
The Monarchs struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Waccamaw, giving up 14 runs. Waccamaw got on the board in the first inning when Parler doubled on a 2-2 count, scoring three runs. Sam Goude earned the victory on the hill for Waccamaw. He allowed one hit and one run over two innings, striking out two … Read the rest
Posted by Johnny Weeks | April 3, 2019 12:34 pm
Clarendon County Job Fair at the F. E. DuBose Career Center is on Thursday, April 4th, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Participating companies and organizations include:
Central Carolina Technical College
Clarendon County Adult Education
Clarendon County Chamber of Commerce
Clarendon County Economic Development
Clarendon County Fire Department
Clarendon County Government
Clarendon Health System Long Term Care
Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated
McLeod Health – Clarendon
Santee Print Works
Santee Wateree Department of Mental Health
SC National Guard
SC Vocational Rehabilitation
SC Department of … Read the rest
Posted by Johnny Weeks | April 3, 2019 10:59 am
MANNING – Donald Scott Bannister, 60, husband of Mary Renee Alberth Bannister, died Tuesday, April 2, 2019, at McLeod Health Clarendon.
Born December 1, 1958, in Huntington, West Virginia, he was a son of Joice Woodyard Bannister and the late Donald Cecil Bannister. He was a heavy equipment operator in construction.
He is survived by his wife and mother of Manning; and a grandson, Donald Scott Bannister III of West Virginia.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a son, Donald Scott Bannister II; and two sisters, Tammy Kennedy and Traci Dawn Bannister.
A memorial service … Read the rest
Posted by Johnny Weeks | April 3, 2019 10:38 am
Police officers were lead on a high speed chase this morning into downtown Manning. According to police, a Summerton police officer attempted to make a traffic stop on a black Dodge sedan occupied by two people driving recklessly on I-95 near the Summerton exit. The driver sped off with the officer in pursuit, continuing north and left the interstate at the 119 exit onto Hwy 261. As he sped through town, the driver struck a pickup truck at the intersection of S. Boyce Street and W. Boyce Street. He then struck a small black car which disabled the Dodge. … Read the rest
Posted by Submitted by Reader | April 3, 2019 8:52 am
HopeHealth recently welcomed several new eployees, including:
Evan Gilliard – Desktop Analyst
Ashley Hardee – Dental Assistant
Ashley Jones, LPN – Staff Nurse
Kimberly Johnson – Director of Legislative Affairs
Marsha Tunstall – Behavioral Health Consultant
Gloria Hicks – Clinical Support Specialist
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 3, 2019 8:13 am
The National Weather Service has issued a Special Weather Statement for Clarendon County and surrounding areas, calling for patchy fog through 9 a.m.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 3, 2019 7:42 am
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 3, 2019 6:48 am
The Clarendon County Dueling Academy fencing team hosted its own tournament on March 16, inviting neighboring teams to the first ever Catcuda Clash.
“Tournaments can feature multiple different events, so ours included three different events,” said Shea Failmezger. “Two were senior events (for fencers aged 14 and older): an Open and a Division 3. An Open event can be entered by fencers of any level, and a Division 3 is a lower division event for fencers with a D rating and lower.”
See Thursday’s Manning Times for more information.
Posted by Staff Reports | April 3, 2019 4:37 am
Patchy fog before 9 a.m. Areas of frost before 9 a.m. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 3, 2019 2:24 am
Ruth Bynum Thrower was born on Sept. 4, 1929, in Pinewood, to James and Minnie Fordham Bynum. She died on Thursday, March 28, 2019.
She was baptized and gave her life to Christ at Calvary Baptist Church in Pinewood. She was educated in the public schools of Clarendon County. After high school, she enrolled in Gardner’s School of Cosmetology and was a cosmetologist for many years and an Avon representative for more than 50 years.
On Feb. 3, 1957, she was united in holy matrimony to the late James Lee Thrower Sr. and to this union four sons were born, … Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 3, 2019 12:22 am
686 – Maya king Yuknoom Yich’aak K’ahk’ assumes the crown of Calakmul.
801 – King Louis the Pious captures Barcelona from the Moors after a siege of several months.
1043 – Edward the Confessor is crowned King of England.
1077 – The first Parliament of Friuli is created.
1559 – The Peace of Cateau-Cambrésis treaty is signed, ending the Italian Wars.
1834 – The generals in the Greek War of Independence stand trial for treason.
1860 – The first successful United States Pony Express run from St. Joseph, Missouri, to Sacramento, California, begins.
1865 – American Civil War: Union forces … Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 2, 2019 8:30 pm
Posted by Submitted by Reader | April 2, 2019 4:50 pm
Funeral services for Sarah Ellen Williams will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2019, at Historic Liberty Hill AME Church, 2310 Liberty Hill Road in Summerton.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The public may view the body from 1 p.m. until the hour of service. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2019, at Palmer Memorial Chapel in Columbia, and the public may view the body from noon to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Sarah Ellen Williams was born in Summerton, the daughter of the late Hazel Romeo Ragin and Zelia … Read the rest
Posted by Submitted via Facebook | April 2, 2019 12:52 pm
The Manning High School Student Council attended the South Carolina Association Student Council meeting, earning first place in the 1A-3A Division for the Recreational Activities Project Category and second place in the 1A-3A Division for the Leadership Activities Project Category.
Posted by Submitted via Facebook | April 2, 2019 10:17 am
The East Clarendon High School Lady Wolverines recently came out to help spruce up the gazebo on Turbeville Town Square for the upcoming Puddin’ Swamp Festival. Savanna Wingard, Hannah Hickman, Baylie Garris and Zoe McElveen joined Alyssa Brown, Carson Windham and Coach Dwayne Howell in painting the gazebo.
Posted by Submitted by Reader | April 2, 2019 9:57 am
Trinity Harrington went 4-3 to lead the Laurence Manning Academy varsity softball team to an at home 7-1 victory over Orangeburg Prep on Monday. Madison Truett followed with 4-2, while Elizabeth Hussey went 3-2.
Posted by Samuels Funeral Home LLC | April 2, 2019 9:50 am
jPINEWOOD – Robert Gaymon, 85, husband of Virgin Frazier Gaymon, died Saturday, March 30, 2019, at Palmetto Health Richland in Columbia.
He was born Sept. 11, 1933, a son of the late Wallace Gaymon and Marie Gaymon.
Services will be announced by Samuels Funeral Home LLC of Manning.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 2, 2019 8:45 am
ROCK HILL – Muldrow Brockington “Mul” Rigby Jr., 71, widower of his beloved sweetheart of 48 years, Sarah Wilson Rigby, died peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at his home in Rock Hill.
Born Jan. 9, 1948, in Sumter, he was a son of the late Muldrow Brockington Rigby Sr. and the late Miriam Fridy Rigby. Mul had a long successful career in business and through this was fortunate enough to travel the world. He was a member of Oakland Avenue Presbyterian Church. He will always be loved and remembered as a most kind and generous person.… Read the rest