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Manning man fires gun during dispute in McLeod Health Clarendon parking area

Yesterday afternoon, Frederick Gibson, 43, of Manning, fired a gun at a victim in the McLeod Health Clarendon parking lot near the ER.  According to the Manning Police Department, this …

Raising self esteem, one haircut at a time

Clarendon County is a great county to live and build your American dream. There are great citizens of every creed, gender and walk of life. There are large corporations like Walmart that invest in …

The Feed
Services for trash pick-up will not take place on Thanksgiving Day.  Trash pick-up normally scheduled for Thursday will take place on Friday and Friday service will take place on Saturday.
In Summerton, SC, a new business has recently unveiled itself to the community. Fox & Mills Vintage Finds and Antique shop has set itself up as the communities access to all things …
Most people’s idea of a garden club involves wives and daughters with fancy dresses gardening. But this is not the case for the women in the Azalea Garden Club; the members are very …
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LOCAL NEWS
Once a year ‘The Boykin Spaniel Society’ hosts the National Field Trial. This event is open only to Boykin Spaniels and attracts Boykins from all over the country. There are four …
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Yesterday, The Heisman Trophy Trust and Acceptance Insurance announced the 2020 School Winners for the Heisman High School Scholarship pre- sented by Acceptance Insurance. From an applicant …
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Historic Clarendon School District One’s objective is stated on their website, and reads as follows: “Our mission is to provide an effective teaching and learning environment in …
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November 10, 2020 TURBEVILLE TOWN COUNCIL MEETING 6:30 P.M. Media Notifications: The Clarendon Citizen, The Item, The Manning Times Agenda Posted: Town HallAGENDA I. CALL TO ORDERII. …
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Former Manning Police Chief Gary Blair Shaffer was sentenced yesterday by a federal judge to a year and a day in prison for stealing $80,000 in confiscated drug money. The hearing lasted an hour …
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McLeod Health Clarendon received seven 2020 Certified Zero Harm Awards from the South Carolina Hospital Association. The Zero Harm Awards showcase the hospitals who have had extended harm-free …
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On Thursday, October 22, 2020, The Clarendon County Combined Narcotics Unit, which is comprised of Agents from The Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office and The Manning Police Department, arrested …
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Jean Bradham Jonté, 86, widow of Robert Wells Jonté, died Friday, October 23, 2020, at the home of her daughter, Melanie Steen. Born September 25, 1934, in Alcolu, she was a daughter …
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EDUCATION

Teacher of the Month - Voting ends Oct 28!

Voting ends Wednesday Oct. 28 for the October Teacher of the Month! Nominations for November will open up soon!  
COVID-19

Santee-Lynches hosting "Masks For Class" school district challenge

WHY: Santee-Lynches Regional Council of Governments understands that our public school system is a critical part of economic development, as our youth are our future workforce.  For those …

Williamsburg tech announces President's, Dean's, Merit lists

Williamsburg Technical College recently announced the list of students named to the President’s List, Dean’s List, and Merit List for 2020 summer semester.  The President’s …
College News

William Hartley named to CCTC Full-Time summer presidents list

William Hartley, of Pinewood, was named to the CCTC Summer 2020 President's List for Full-Time Students. Hartley was among more than 20 students named to the Summer 2020 President's List. The …
Obituaries
Richard Lamar Gregg
Richard Lamar Gregg, 78, husband of Barbara Fraley Gregg, died Saturday, October 24, 2020, at his home.   Born May 28, …
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JoAnn Squires Corbett
 JoAnn Squires Corbett, 80, widow of John Ashley Corbett, Sr., died Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at McLeod Health …
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Marion Staggers Riggs
Marion Staggers Riggs, 89, husband of Myrtle Hicks Riggs, died Wednesday, October 7, 2020, at McLeod Health Clarendon.  Born …
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Nettie Olivia Floyd Ridgeway
Nettie Olivia Floyd Ridgeway, 80, widow of Robert Lee Ridgeway, Jr., died Tuesday, October 6, 2020, at McLeod Hospice …
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Harry Edgar Chapman
Harry Edgar Chapman, 90, widower of Earnestine Morris Chapman, died Saturday, October 3, 2020, at McLeod Hospice …
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Opinion
Opinions

Jane, First Grade, and Mrs. X

Though it was known throughout my family that I was a troublesome child, I had my ally, Creepy, who took care of us and made home happy for me.  I was appalled to find that my first grade …
Opinions

Place your bets

During my younger single days, a couple of my girlfriends and I were looking for something to do on a particular upcoming weekend. One of them suggested a horse race would be fun. None of us had ever …
Norsworthy's Corner

Last Minute

We had an unusual Uncle, to say the least, everyone in the family considered him a real recluse. He was a substantial man in stature. He was not known to attend church or any other social events. He …
From the Mayor

Letter to the Editor: Thank You Manning

I would like to sincerely thank the citizens of Manning for re-electing me as mayor.  You have responded in an overwhelming way, with my tally representing 75% of the votes casted.  …
Opinions

Starfish Galore

Wow! The beach is covered with starfish. Don’t know the reason for this. There are hundreds, no thousands, maybe hundreds of thousands of starfish washing up on the beach. If you think this is …