Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 13, 2014 7:13 amPaxville native Tiffany Johnson is partnering with friends in her home community to get donations of shoes during October for Soles4Souls. We posted this piece for her Sept. 22. Collection will run through Oct. 31, and the goal is 30,000 pairs. They take all kinds of shoes, including high heels, sandals, boots and athletic shoes. New and used. Shoes can be dropped off in Clarendon County at Manning Early Childhood Center on Raccoon Road. To donate money, visit soles4souls.org/donate.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 12, 2014 10:32 pmThe Miss Clarendon Scholarship Pageant may be Saturday, but there’s still time to sign-up and vie for the $500 scholarship and the Miss Clarendon crown, according to organizers. The Miss Clarendon Crew that guided 2013 and 2014 Miss Clarendons Elizabeth Black and Hannah Henshaw, respectively, are in particular need of more ladies for the Miss category, which covers ladies between the ages of 17 and 24. “Miss Clarendon is a preliminary pageant to Miss South Carolina and Miss America,” said Henshaw. “I have been fortunate enough to be with the Clarendon group for the past two years, as a teen… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 12, 2014 8:42 pmJane Dean Bagnal Wilson, 83, wife of John Joe Wilson, died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, at Clarendon Memorial Hospital. The family is receiving friends at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Scott Jackson, 301 Old Georgetown Road in Manning. Services will be announced by Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church St. in Manning, (803) 435-2179. www.stephensfuneralhome.org
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 12, 2014 4:35 pmTrevor L. Singleton A 26-year-old Manning man currently serving a 20-year sentence for the 2009 shooting death of Arvis Williams at a home on J.W. Carter Road recently appeared before a Circuit Court judge for a post-conviction relief hearing. Trevor L. Singleton pleaded guilty in October 2011 to voluntary manslaughter and assault and battery with intent to kill for Williams’ death and the shooting of Kashiem Laquan Lawson during the same incident. Third Circuit Judge George C. James sentenced Singleton to concurrent sentences of 20 years on both charges, along with five years for an unrelated possession of marijuana with… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 12, 2014 4:25 pmA set of keys has been found on Rudy Road. There is a U.S. Marines key chain attached. Positive ID can be made at The Manning Times office, 230 E. Boyce St. in Manning, during regular business hours.
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Posted by Submitted by Reader | October 12, 2014 1:43 pmStephen Ard, 9-year-old son of Dawn and Michael Ard, turns into a fireman at the CCFD Fair Day.
Posted by Submitted by Reader | October 12, 2014 1:33 pmDaniel Thompson sent us these pictures of his missing bulldog, who is named Spike. The number to call if you see Spike is in one of the photos.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 12, 2014 1:10 pmThe newest Red Cross fire prevention campaign comes at a time when a new national survey shows many Americans have a false sense of security about surviving a fire. The survey shows that people mistakenly believe they have more time than they really do to escape a burning home. Fire experts agree that people may have as little as two minutes to escape a burning home before it’s too late to get out. But most Americans (62 percent) mistakenly believe they have at least five minutes to escape. Nearly one in five (18 percent) believe they have ten minutes or… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 12, 2014 11:29 amGoodwill Baptist Church, 1329 Goodwill Church Road in Manning, would like you to join in celebrating Pastor Elder Renel Trevol’s 7th Pastoral Anniversary at 4 p.m. Oct. 12. Come out and praise the Lord with us.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 12, 2014 9:08 amThe Women’s and Infants’ Services Team of Clarendon Health System announces the following childbirth classes, which began Oct. 7 at Clarendon Memorial Hospital. All classes are taught by experienced nurses of the Women’s and Infant’s team and breastfeeding classes are certified by certified lactation counselors. These classes are free and open to the public, though class size may be limited. These classes are recommended by the 28th week of pregnancy. To register, call Johanna Wilson at (803) 435-3231. Childbirth 101 – 6:30-8:30 p.m., first Tuesday of each month in the in-service classroom at the hospital near the cafeteria. This is… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 12, 2014 6:58 amLiberty Free Will Baptist Church, 2761 Liberty Church Road in Manning, will hold Homecoming services and a steeple dedication on Oct. 12, with the Rev. Kenneth Upright as guest pastor. Events will kick-off at 10 a.m. with Old Time Gospel Singing and Testimonies, continuing at 10:30 a.m. with the steeple dedication; 11 a.m. with worship services; noon with dinner; and 1:30 p.m. with Generations for Christ. For more information, call (803) 473-3378.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 12, 2014 5:46 amQuashawn Hannah LAKE CITY – Quashawn Hannah, 28, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014. “Big Slim,” as he was known, a son of Linda Hanna and Truman Burroughs. He attended Lake City public schools and Mt. Clair Baptist Church, and worked at East Coast Erosin in Lake City. Survivors besides his mother and father include three brothers, Corey Hannah of Lake City, Truman (Sonya) Burroughs of Maryland and Demetrius Burroughs of Florence; two sisters, Valerie (Clifford) Hannah of Lake City and Amy McFadden of Myrtle Beach; his aunts and uncles, Carolyn (Harry) Frierson, Earnestine Hannah, Sandra Hannah, Mary (Ernest) Camerson, Sara… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 12, 2014 1:42 amCarrie Sinkler-Parker
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 11, 2014 11:12 pmCarlos DeLeon Torres Carlos DeLeon Torres, 76, died Monday, Oct. 6, 2014 at Lexington Medical Center in West Columbia. Born Sunday, Feb. 6, 1938, in Puerto Rico, he was the husband of Julia Ann Lang. Survivors besides his wife include two daughters, Joanne Lang of Summerton and Mary (Mark) Faison of Stratford, N.J.; two sons, Charles (Joan) Lang of Fayetteville, N.C., and Robert (Nashea) Lang of Sicklerville, N.J.; a brother-in-law, Levi Lang of Summerton; two sisters-in-law, Carrie Lou (Ernest) James and Delores Lang, both of Summerton; three grandchildren he raised as his own, Malaya, Chontay and Charles; 13 grandchildren; 26… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 11, 2014 10:36 pmClarendon County GOP Chairman Moye Graham tailgated with state Attorney General Alan Wilson and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz on Saturday, bringing along a copy of The Manning Times, which featured Wilson on its front this week.
Posted by Submitted by Reader | October 11, 2014 10:27 pmJehovah Jireh Outreach Ministries will hold a Kingdom Fellowship Service at 4 p.m. Sunday at 239 Main St. in Sumter. The Rhema speaker will be Pastor Rhonda Keels of Mt. Carmel Freewill Baptist Church. The host pastor is Dr. Myra Pearson.
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Posted by Bobby Fleming | October 11, 2014 5:42 pmJAMES ISLAND – Clarendon Hall defeated James Island Christian 42-6 in a non-region game Friday night in James Island to improve to 6-1 on the season. The Saints’ defense set the tone early, stopping the Lions on a 4th and three at midfield. Three plays later, Gavin Allan scored on a 33 yard run. Dustin Way passed to Matthew Corbett for the 2 point conversion to put the Saints up 8-0. The next two possessions for the Lions resulted in 6 total yards and two punts. The Saints scored again on a 10 yard Allan run to go up 14-0… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | October 11, 2014 4:39 pmSUMMERTON – The Taw Caw Community Outreach Center held a health fair on Saturday, during which Amanda Rogers of Summerton, right, got her height checked by Diane Davis, marketing coordinator for HopeHealth in Manning.