LMA B-Team games moved up today

Posted by | February 11, 2014 11:01 am

The Laurence Manning Academy B-Team basketball games will be moved up to 4 and 5 p.m. today. If there are any further changes due to weather, the school will notify manninglive.com. Games scheduled for Wednesday have been canceled entirely and will not be rescheduled.  


Clarendon Hall postpones games

Posted by | February 11, 2014 9:14 am

Athletic Director Ritchie Way has announced that Clarendon Hall will postpone its games scheduled for Tuesday. He said Wednesday is “not looking good either.”  

‘A Night Under the Stars’

Posted by | February 11, 2014 9:03 am

The Women’s Ministry of Taw Caw Missionary Baptist Church will host “A Night Under the Stars,” a Valentines Day gala, from 6-10 p.m. Feb. 15 at the Taw Caw Community Outreach Center. For more information, call Karen Johnson at (803) 840-3482 or Rosalind Huggins at (803) 410-9699.


John Arthur McGriff Sr.

Posted by | February 10, 2014 10:00 pm

John Arthur McGriff Sr., 82, widower of Bessie Mallett McGriff, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Carolinas Hospital System in Florence. Born April 1, 1931, in Tallahassee, Fla., he was a son of the late Johnnie McGriff and Arthur Lee Davis McGriff. The family will receive friends at the home, 2061 Bloomville Road in Manning. Services will be announced by Samuels Funeral Home LLC of Manning.

UPDATE: Manning man dead, 2 suspects denied bond

Posted by | February 10, 2014 5:28 pm

Joseph Tindal, 38, of 1156 High Hills Lane in Manning, and Eddie Lee Hilton, 40, of 1122 High Hills Lane, were denied bond on murder charges late Monday afternoon. Hilton has been specifically charged with accessory after the fact to murder. The men were charged Monday morning in the shooting death of Maurice Conyers, 23, who died from an apparent gunshot wound to the head late Sunday night. Conyers was found in the front yard of a home in the 1200 block of High Hills Lane about 10:06 p.m. Sunday with “a large crowd of people around,” according to reports.… Read the rest

Mt. Zion AME Revival services

Posted by | February 10, 2014 5:28 pm

Historic Mt. Zion AME Church near Davis Station will hold a one-night revival meeting at 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday in February, with Elizabeth Baptist Church Pastor Terry Johnson speaking Tuesday; The Master’s Place Pastor Mae Fulton speaking Feb. 18; and Jehovah-Jireh Ministry Pastor Dr. Myra Pearson speaking Feb. 25. The host pastor is the Rev. Courtney D. Colleton.  

Clemson names 6 Clarendon residents to honor rolls

Posted by | February 10, 2014 5:24 pm

clemsonuniversityclawlogoclemsonuniversityclawlogoSix Clarendon County natives were named to the Clemson University President’s and Dean’s List for the Fall 2013 Semester. Those named to the President’s List include Stephen Patrick of Gable, a biochemistry major; Roy Belser of Pinewood, a biological sciences major; and Whitney Thigpen of Turbeville, a health sciences major. Students must earn a 4.0 GPA – all A’s – to be named to the President’s List. Those named to the Dean’s List include James Mitchell Fleming of Manning, an agricultural mechanization and business major; David Tindal of Pinewood, a soils and sustainable crop systems major; and Nicholas Craven of… Read the rest


LOFTIS FEATURED SPEAKER AT GOP MEETING

Posted by | February 10, 2014 2:56 pm

CURTIS LOFTISCURTIS LOFTISCURTIS LOFTIS State Treasurer Curtis Loftis will be the featured speaker at this month’s Clarendon County Republican Party meeting, which will be held 7 p.m. Thursday at Cornerstone Free Will Baptist Church on Greeleyville Highway in Manning.

Manning man dead, two suspects in custody

Posted by | February 10, 2014 2:14 pm

TINDALTINDALTINDAL HILTONHILTONHILTON Two Manning men are in custody after a 23-year-old man was shot and killed late Sunday night, according to the Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office. Clarendon County Coroner Hayes Samuels said Monday that Maurice Jeffery Conyers, 23, of 1998 Paddock Road in Manning, died of an apparent gunshot wound to the head. “He will be going for a post-mortem examination in Charleston at 9 a.m. Tuesday,” Samuels said. “It looks like a gunshot wound to the head will be the cause, but we will know for sure tomorrow.” Conyers was found in the front yard of a home in… Read the rest



County Council meets tonight

Posted by | February 10, 2014 12:19 pm

Clarendon County Council will hold third and final reading tonight on an ordinance that will provide $3.5 million in general obligation bonds if approved for the construction of a new Department of Social Services building. Council will start the meeting at 6 p.m. in chambers at the Clarendon County Administration Building. The public is invited to attend.

Sketch released for shooting suspect

Posted by | February 10, 2014 8:34 am

sketchsketchThe Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office now has a sketch of one suspect wanted in the shooting death of Johnte Shaheed Holliday. Holliday, originally from North Carolina, was killed after two suspects entered his uncle’s home on Furse Road in Summerton. He was shot twice in the chest and died at Clarendon Memorial Hospital. Deputies describe the suspect as a dark-complected man, about 5-feet-8 to 5-feet-10 inches tall and weighing 180 to 200 pounds. If you have any information, call (803) 435-4414.

Sen. Johnson updates constituents in Feb. 13 Manning Times

Posted by | February 10, 2014 7:58 am

Senator-JohnsonSenator-JohnsonSen. Kevin Johnson, D-Manning, will once again update constituents in this week’s Manning Times, which will be out Feb. 13. In his column this week, Johnson talks about the re-election of state Supreme Court Chief Justice Jean H. Toal, who won a close race against Associate Justice Costa M. Pleicones. He also discussed the election of Tarita Dunbar to 13th Circuit Family Court. Dunbar is a Clarendon County native and a graduate of Manning High School. Johnson also focuses on the South Carolina Restructuring Act of 2014, which Gov. Nikki Haley signed on Wednesday. The bill abolishes the existing Budget… Read the rest

Lake Marion to host Crappie Masters tournament

Posted by | February 9, 2014 5:25 pm

COURTESY OF CRAPPIE MASTERS Matt Morgan and Kent Watson came in first on the second leg of the Florida State Championships at Lake Monroe and St. Johns River in Sanford, Fla. The tournament is part of the Crappie Masters' All-American Tournament Tour, which will come to Lake Marion this weekend. Follow manninglive.com for more throughout the week.COURTESY OF CRAPPIE MASTERS Matt Morgan and Kent Watson came in first on the second leg of the Florida State Championships at Lake Monroe and St. Johns River in Sanford, Fla. The tournament is part of the Crappie Masters' All-American Tournament Tour, which will come to Lake Marion this weekend. Follow manninglive.com for more throughout the week.COURTESY OF CRAPPIE MASTERSMatt Morgan and Kent Watson came in first on the second leg of the Florida State Championships at Lake Monroe and St. Johns River in Sanford, Fla. The tournament is part of the Crappie Masters’ All-American Tournament Tour, which will come to Lake Marion this weekend. Follow manninglive.com for more throughout the week.

Sons of Confederate Veterans meeting

Posted by | February 9, 2014 5:24 pm

The H.L. Benbow Camp of the Sons of Confederate Veterans Historical Honor Society will hold its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Clarendon County Council on Aging, 206 S. Church St. in Manning. An invitation is extended to anyone who might be eligible to join the local chapter. New members bring an expanded commitment to historic preservation and education. For more information, call (803) 485-2103.

Plantation Singers delight Weldon audience

Posted by | February 9, 2014 2:45 pm

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