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The Manning High School Monarch’s ended their game with an empty gymnasium against Cheraw after a disgruntled crowd caused the police to evacuate the spectators. After mass confusion and …
Christopher Jordan of Manning, South Carolina is among the more than 1,200 cadets and students recognized for their academic achievements during the fall 2019 semester. The dean's list is a …
There will be a Spaghetti Benefit Dinner for Mary Ashley Robinson to help pay for an upcoming open-heart surgery. The dinner is hosted by her friends and family, and will take place from 5pm-8pm, …
The 282d Army Band and Fort Jackson are continuing atradition by sending the band out to communities in South Carolina. Thistime, the band will be available in areas they are not normally heard.Mar. …
Local news
Crime

CCSO Seeking owners of two vehicles

The Clarendon County Sheriff's Office is currently seeking information on the two vehicles listed. These two vehicles were involved in an incident at the J C Britton Park in Manning on January 31, …
Retirement

Local cop tones out after 26 years

After 26 years of serving in the police force in various capacities, one officer has radioed out for the last time. "I just want to tell all of my coworkers, thank y'all," said a former member of the …
School News

USC Sumter Collecting Items for Military Care Packages

The Student Veteran Organization at the University of South Carolina Sumter is holding a donation drive to collect items for military care packages that will be shipped to deployed military men and …

Williamsburg Tech Names President’s, Dean’s and Merit List Students

Williamsburg Technical College recently announced the list of students named to the President’s List, Dean’s List, and Merit List for 2019 - 2020 fall semester. The President’s …
SCDOT

SCDOT issues warning concerning severe weather

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) is advising motorists to use caution and travel only when necessary in areas of South Carolina impacted by severe storms. Important safety …
Editors Office Interview

From Banking to Real Estate

G.G. Cutter recently retired from First Palmetto Bank after serving as a banker for 41 years. During that time, he racked up notoriety, as well as several awards and accolades, including a 2017 "Best …
Sports
Close Win

The Monarchs advance to round two of the 3A State Playoffs

The Manning High Monarchs varsity boys basketball team traveled to Lake City for the first round of the 3A State Playoffs. The Monarchs lead nearly the entire game. Late in the fourth quarter, the …
Dominating Performance

8-game winning streak to end the regular season

The lady Wolverines of East Clarendon have been on a roll since losing to Latta on the 17th of January. They took at 7 game winning streak into Wednesday nights matchup with Mullins High School. EC …
Finale

The Wolverines win a close one

After losing the Region 7-2A title Monday night, East Clarendon was looking to bounce back against Mullins. The Wolverines varsity boys basketball team traveled to Mullins High School for region …
Obituaries
Ruby Tennant Spigner, 77, widow of Paul Haskell Spigner, Jr., died Saturday, February 22, 2020, at McLeod Hospice House.   Born February 23, 1942, in Manning, she was a daughter of the …
Michael George “Mike” Loving, 74, husband of Brenda Joyce Eagle Loving, died Tuesday, February 18, 2020, at Sumter East Health and Rehab.   Born September 27, 1945, in …
Eleanor Winifred McIntosh Brunson, 96, widow of Clyde Austin Brunson, died Sunday, February 16, 2020, at her daughter’s residence.Born August 29, 1923, in Sumter, she was a daughter of the late …
James Herbert Bell, Jr., 54, husband of Donna Lynn Blain Bell, died Saturday, February 15, 2020, at McLeod Regional Medical Center.   Born July 1, 1965, in Sumter, he was a son of Lillie …
Opinion
Single about ten years after my divorce when I gave my life over to the Lord. I was busy with life but longed for a mate that had the same convections as I. When I read the scriptures and noticed one …
Well, I got to the break. It was time to stop. This year one of my secret projects had a scheduled break, which is a good thing. Just about every project needs a break to regroup and not burnout. …
It's almost Christmas. You might think the time is flying by and you have so many things to do. There are drop-ins, parties, church services, and lots more shopping to complete. Where does the time …
To view an illustrated picture record of most of this chapter, please obtain a copy of Dr. Sylvia Clark's publication "Shadows of the Past" and turn to pages 127 through 140. Also an exhibit of those …
Announcements

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

Local News

Harvin Clarendon County Library Holiday Schedule

The Harvin Clarendon County Library will close for the Christmas Holiday on December 24th - 26th and reopen on Friday, December 27th at 9:00 am.  The library will close for New Year’s …
ASCAS

Pets of the week: Sunni and Ginger

“Ginger” is a 1 year old, black and tan, female, Min Pin mix. She is current on all of her age appropriate vaccinations, has been spayed, but tested positive for heartworms. Ginger will …