Monthly Archives: August 2016

Turbeville woman, Kingstree men charged in alleged theft ring

Posted on August 9, 2016 4:04 pm by Staff Reports

A 35-year-old Turbeville woman has been charged for her alleged role in a theft ring that includes two Kingstree men.
Tiffany Daniel Welch, 35, of Clarence Coker Highway in Turbeville, faces charges of three counts of forgery of a value of $10,000 or more; six counts of petit larceny; one count of first-degree burglary; one count of possession of a Schedule I substance, first offense; two counts of larceny of a value more than $2,000, but less than $10,000; one count of the possession of or making implements capable of being used in a crime; and two counts of third-degree … Read the rest


Fishing Report: Santee Cooper Lakes

Posted on August 9, 2016 1:01 pm by Staff Reports

Bass: Slow to fair. Steve Harmon reports that fishing has slowed down but the pattern remains basically the same – although a surprising number of fish seem to have moved shallow in the last week or so. Early in the morning fish can be caught in shallow water where they will take topwater lures, and later in the day fish can be caught in middle depths on down. When conditions are calm soft plastics are working best for the deeper fish, and when it is windy spinnerbaits work better.
Catfish: Fair. Captain Jim Glenn reports that between the heat, storms … Read the rest


Job Opportunity: Mechanic at Sparrow and Kennedy

Posted on August 9, 2016 12:12 pm by Submitted via Email

Help Wanted: Sparrow and Kennedy Tractor Company is seeking experienced diesel mechanic for its Manning location. Computer skills are a must. To apply, call (803) 435-8807 and ask for Robin.


CCTC pins 9 new massage therapists

Posted on August 9, 2016 12:12 pm by Submitted by Reader

Central Carolina Technical College’s Health Sciences Division pinned nine new massage therapists in ceremonies held Aug. 2 in the Iris Room of CCTC’s Health Sciences Center in downtown Sumter.
The Health Sciences Division offers diplomas in surgical technology and medical assisting, along with associates degrees in nursing and certificates in massage therapy, medical record coding and pharmacy technology.
Health Sciences programs are designed to provide graduates with immediate employment in the healthcare industry or prepare graduates to transfer to articulating colleges.
The Massage Therapy Program is a 900-clock-hour program that introduces students to a variety of modalities, including medical, deep-tissue, … Read the rest


How to save on school supplies

Posted on August 9, 2016 10:10 am by Robert Joseph Baker

Back to school season can be as expensive for parents as it is exciting for students. Once the initial letdown of the end of summer vacation wears off, many kids are excited to return to school, where they can see their friends, study their favorite subjects and participate in extracurricular activities.
Parents of school-aged youngsters may share in that excitement while also knowing that back to school season can stretch their budgets. One of the ways to salvage those budgets is to save on school supplies. Fortunately, there are several ways parents can do just that.
• Be patient. Shopping … Read the rest


CCTC pins 18 new medical assistants

Posted on August 9, 2016 10:10 am by Submitted via Email

Central Carolina Technical College’s Health Sciences Division pinned 18 new medical assistants during ceremonies held Aug. 2 in the Iris Room of the Health Sciences Center in downtown Sumter.
The Health Sciences Division offers diplomas in surgical technology and medical assisting, along with associates degrees in nursing and certificates in massage therapy, medical record coding and pharmacy technology.
Health Sciences programs are designed to provide graduates with immediate employment in the healthcare industry or prepare graduates to transfer to articulating colleges.
Medical assistants are broadly defined as individuals who assist other health care professionals in offices and/or other medical settings, … Read the rest


Motorcyclist killed during two-county chase

Posted on August 9, 2016 10:10 am by Robert Joseph Baker

A motorcycle chase that began in Clarendon County ended in tragedy over the Sumter County line early Tuesday morning.
Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer Ken Bell said that Clarendon County deputies chased a motorcyclist into Sumter County, after which the driver turned onto Nazarene Church Road about 1 a.m. Tuesday.
“Deputies soon came upon the scene of a violent motorcycle crash,” Bell said. The motorcyclist’s body was nearby, he added. The S.C. Highway Patrol is aiding in the investigation. A name has not been released yet.


Gatlin-Hulme engagement

Posted on August 9, 2016 8:08 am by Submitted by Reader

Kathy Owen Gatlin and George Ward Gatlin of Manning announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Kathryn Gatlin of Manning, to Ryan Andrew Hulme of Sumter, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Allan Thompson of Sumter and Mr. and Mrs. Steven Andrew Hulme of Atlanta, Georgia.
The bride-elect is a graduate of the University of South Carolina, and is employed with Nicole Norris Design Studio in Sumter. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Arthur Gatlin of Conway and Dr. and Mrs. James Clarence Owen of Florence.
The groom-elect is a graduate of Clemson University, … Read the rest


CCTC pins 36 new nurses

Posted on August 9, 2016 6:06 am by Submitted by Reader

Central Carolina Technical College’s Health Sciences Division pinned 36 new nurses during ceremonies held Aug. 3 at the Sumter Opera House in downtown Sumter.
The Health Sciences Division offers diplomas in surgical technology and medical assisting, along with associates degrees in nursing and certificates in massage therapy, medical record coding and pharmacy technology.
Health Sciences programs are designed to provide graduates with immediate employment in the healthcare industry or prepare graduates to transfer to articulating colleges.
Graduates of the associate degree in nursing program are prepared for careers as technical nurses in acute care, long-term care or home health settings. … Read the rest


Sunday alcohol sales make November ballot

Posted on August 9, 2016 5:05 am by Sharon Hall

It is now up to registered voters in Clarendon County to decide the issue of whether or not restaurants and businesses already licensed to sell alcohol may begin continuing that practice on Sundays.
Clarendon County Council members approved unanimously Monday night an ordinance which allows a referendum to “determine whether the South Carolina Department of Revenue may issue temporary permits to allow for the possession, sale and consumption of alcoholic liquors by the drink to bona fide nonprofit organizations and business establishments authorized to be licensed for consumption-on-premises sales and to allow the sale of beer and wine at permitted … Read the rest


CCTC pins 17 new surgical techs

Posted on August 9, 2016 4:04 am by Submitted via Email

Central Carolina Technical College’s Health Sciences Division pinned 17 new surgical technicians during ceremonies held Aug. 2 in the Iris Room of the Health Science Center in downtown Sumter.
The Health Sciences Division offers diplomas in surgical technology and medical assisting, along with associates degrees in nursing and certificates in massage therapy, medical record coding and pharmacy technology.
The Surgical Technology Diploma program is designed to prepare individuals for employment as surgical technologists, integral members of the surgical team who work closely with surgeons, anesthesiologists, registered nurses and other surgical personnel in delivering patient care and assuming appropriate responsibilities before, … Read the rest


Weather Report: Tuesday, Aug. 9

Posted on August 9, 2016 3:03 am by Staff Reports

Today will feature a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2 p.m. It will be partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat indices could reach 101. There will be a southwest wind from 6-14 mph. Tonight, there will be a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2 a.m. It will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. There will be an easterly wind from 5-10 mph. The overall chance of precipitation is 30 percent.


Today in History …

Posted on August 9, 2016 12:12 am by Robert Joseph Baker

48 BC – Caesar’s Civil War: Battle of Pharsalus – Julius Caesar decisively defeats Pompey at Pharsalus and Pompey flees to Egypt.
378 – Gothic War: Battle of Adrianople – A large Roman army led by Emperor Valens is defeated by the Visigoths. Valens is killed along with over half of his army.
1173 – Construction of the campanile of the Cathedral of Pisa (now known as the Leaning Tower of Pisa) begins; it will take two centuries to complete.
1329 – Quilon, the first Indian Christian Diocese, is erected by Pope John XXII; the French-born Jordanus is appointed the … Read the rest


Betsy Conant Drouin

Posted on August 8, 2016 8:08 pm by Stephens Funeral Home

SUMMERTON – Betsy Conant Drouin, 77, wife of Raymond Alfred Drouin, died Sunday, August 7, 2016, at Clarendon Memorial Hospital.
Born October 27, 1938, in Keene, New Hampshire, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth Conant and the late Mary Ellen Hartnett Conant.
Surviving besides her husband are two sons, David Drouin of San Francisco, California and Michael Drouin (Kris) of Keene, New Hampshire; two daughters, Deanna Auger (Glenn) of Keene, New Hampshire and Barbara Sloan (Rick) of Piedmont, Missouri; five grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.
No services are planned at this time.
Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 … Read the rest


Fourth adult suspect charged for home break-in incidents

Posted on August 8, 2016 8:08 pm by Staff Reports

A fourth adult suspect has been charged for his alleged role in a string of home break-ins within Manning city limits.
Naquan Brunson has been charged with second-degree burglary and grand larceny, according to Capt. Sonia Daniels.
Three adults and three juveniles face similar charges for their alleged roles in at least three separate home break-ins occurring within the past two weeks. During the incidents, the suspects made off with a coin collection valued at $11,000, along with miscellaneous guns and jewelry.
Those previously charged include Tyrone Oliver, first-degree burglary; Cameron Conyers, first-degree burglary and second-degree burglary; and James Phelps … Read the rest


Posted on August 8, 2016 6:06 pm by Submitted via Email

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$10,000 reward offered for gun theft arrests

Posted on August 8, 2016 6:06 pm by Staff Reports

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the National Shooting Sports Foundation have offered a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspects responsible for the theft of more than $20,000 in firearms from a Sumter gun store.
Two unidentified males broke into Tony’s Guns and Police Supply, 4308 Broad St. in Sumter, about 1:56 a.m. Aug. 5, allegedly stealing several firearms before fleeing.
The crime is being investigated by ATF and the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office.
Anyone with information about these crimes should contact ATF at 1 (800) ATF-GUNS or the Sumter County Sheriff’s


Tony Odis Masters

Posted on August 8, 2016 6:06 pm by Robert Joseph Baker

SUMMERTON – Tony Odis Masters, 68, husband of Judy Elizabeth Brotherton Masters, died Saturday, August 6, 2016, at Trident Health System.
Born July 15, 1948, in Bristol, Virginia, he was a son of the late Odis Masters and the late Gladys Adams Masters. He was a member of the Boy Scouts of America where he received numerous awards, he was also a member of the Health Care Financial Management Association and Manning United Methodist Church.
Surviving besides his wife are three sons, Tony Scott Masters of Summerton, Christopher Allen Masters of Middletown, New York and John Adam Masters of Charlotte, … Read the rest


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Confederate Vets to meet Tuesday

Posted on August 8, 2016 4:04 pm by Submitted via Email

The Benbow Camp of the Sons of Confederate Veterans will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Clarendon County Council on Aging building, 206 S. Church St. in Manning. Join the veterans for an interesting presentation on events of the Civil War. They can help you with your genealogy. For more information, call (803) 854-2103.


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