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Local Business Updates and Listings

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Featured Stories
DHEC Reports one new case in Clarendon County; reveals general locations

DHEC is reporting one new case of COVID-19 in Clarendon County, bringing the total for six.  Along with this report are the zip codes of certain patients.    29102 - Three …

WE ARE ALL ESSENTIAL

COVID-19 has made its way into every small community across the globe. Its reach has earned its status as a pandemic, and there is no way of knowing when its reach will stop. This has affected local …

The Feed
Markise is an outstanding student who enjoys being with his friends and has a passion for making it to the top! He loves playing basketball, writing music, and  loves to make people laugh. …
Clarendon 4 Board Meeting Monday, March 30, 2020  6:30 pm Clarendon 3 District Office This meeting will be live streamed via C1 and C3 websites for public viewing, as the physical …
Britt is an outstanding student that enjoys playing basketball, music, gaming, her phone and being with her friends. She has strived for the best and has achieved it in every way. Maintaining good …
Tyla Jade Cummings is a Senior at Manning High School. She is an honor student attending Central Carolina enrolled in the dual enrollment program to receive her associates degree. She’s a …
Madisen Blaire Winn-Dennis is senior at Manning High School. She is the daughter of Melissa Dennis and Leon (Christine) Winn. She is apart of the NSHSS, FFA, Student Council, Track Team, Varsity …
CORONAVIRUS UPDATES
The WORLDNET AUCTION has extended their bidding
Due to technical difficulties we have to extend our spring sale. The opportunity to bid has been extended until Thursday …
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Mayor Julia Nelson releases statement amid Coronavirus concerns
In my lifetime, our nation has never faced such an enemy as COVID-19.  COVID-19 is a respiratory disease that can possibly …
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Update on City of Manning Waste Management
Please make sure your trashcan is accessible for service on your regular scheduled service day. Please do not overfill your container, …
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SCDMV

There's more time to get your REAL ID

On March 26, 2020, the Department of Homeland Security announced it would extend the enforcement date of the Federal REAL ID Act of 2005 from October 1, 2020 to October 1, 2021.   Read the …
Paper News

Retraction: Piggly Wiggly Inserts

Piggly Wiggly circular inserts were included in this weeks paper when they should not have been.  This is a printer error and Piggly Wiggly is not required to honor the specials listed in the …
Overgrown

Vigilant sisters and unmarked graves

There is a small dirt road right off of Governor Richardson road between the towns of Summerton and Remini. This road, named Julia James road, is just like any other dirt road in the south. However, …

VIDEO - Buses depart Scott's Branch to deliver food

Buses filled with food and volunteers depart Scott's Branch to deliver a weeks worth of breakfast and lunch to students.
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Local Sports
JV Baseball

A baseball game with a football score

The Manning Monarchs JV baseball team ran off with the lead late in the game for the 14-11 victory over Crestwood Wednesday night. The game was tied at 11 with the Monarchs batting in the …
Sports

Laurence Manning Academy Swampcats Varsity Takes the Game Over Wilson Hall In A Blow-Out Victory, 11-1

Laurence Manning Academy Swampcats Varsity had no trouble on offense today, winning big over Wilson Hall 11-1 Laurence Manning Academy Swampcats Varsity got things started in the first …
Sports

Laurence Manning Academy Swamp Cats JV Beats Wilson Hall By Seven Runs

Laurence Manning Academy Swampcats JV had everything working on Tuesday, winning big over Wilson Hall 9-2 Laurence Manning Academy Swampcats JV fired up the offense in the first inning. Joe Wilson …

Clarendon Hall is NOW ENROLLING

• Enrolling for Grades K-3 through 12 • Academic Excellence, Christian Environment • Award Winning Arts, Music Programs • Family like Environment • Competitive …
SCISA Softball

The Lady Saints are on a roll

Clarendon Hall’s varsity softball team improved to 2-0 Tuesday night defeating Holly Hill Academy 12-2. Colleen McIntosh picked up the win in the circle striking out 7 while only giving up 2 …
Obituaries
Alice B. Smith, 79, of Columbia died March 21, 2020, in Columbia from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Born Toccoa Alice Breedin in Manning, S.C., she was the daughter of the late Alfred …
Caroline Rebecca O’Dell Lesley, 97, widow of Wilton “Earl” Lesley, died Wednesday, March 18, 2020, at NHC of Sumter. Born July 8, 1922, in Easley, she was a daughter of the late …
Ronald Douglas Prosser, 76, died Monday, March 16, 2020, at Sumter Health and Rehabilitation.   Born August 1, 1943, in Florence, he was a son of the late Arthur Douglas Prosser and the …
Robert Cooper “Bobby” Melton, Jr., 87, husband of Elsie Stukes Melton, died Saturday, March 14, 2020, at McLeod Health Clarendon.    Born April 6, 1932, in Charleston, he …
Opinion
  More shocking news! A radio station is going to do a countdown of the 1000 best rock & roll records of all time. That sounds like a great thing, but I’m a little nervous about the …
The heart is a fantastic thing! It appears in the embryo as a thump as early as five weeks, and it just starts seemingly on its own. By six weeks, the baby's heart – now beating 110 times a …
Letter to the Editor, South Carolina legislators officially now have two paths forward with three options for how to address the $3.6 billion of debt owed by Santee Cooper and electric cooperative …
Dear Editor,   I want to give a massive shout out to several first responders in our great county. Clarendon County Fire Department, Clarendon County Fire Rescue, and East Palmetto …
Announcements

A message from the Manning Times

Please see this video post for some important messages to the community from The Manning Times.
Engagement Announcement

Sarah Michaela Darby and Cody Lee Russell

 Mr. and Mrs. James Tyrus Darby III of Summerton would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Michaela, to Cody Lee Russell, son of Mr. Ronald Joe Russell of Bonneau and …

Ouzts Engagement Announcement

Ms. Mary Lyons Burress of Sumter announces the engagement of her daughter, Emily Caroline Burress of Sumter, to Robert Thomas Ouzts of Manning, son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Anthony Ouzts of …
Recreation Baseball

Registration open for Clarendon County recreation baseball.

Registration for the 2020 recreation T-ball, baseball, coach pitch, and softball season is now open in Clarendon County. It will remain open until Friday, Feb 14.   Registration will be …
Anniversary

Driggers celebrate 50 years

Ann & Jerry Driggers celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a drop-in party Saturday, December 21, 2019 at Grace Christian Fellowship Church.  Their children Tammy Nelon and Bill …
Local News

Manning City Hall Christmas hours