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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 …
Influence: it is something we all want. Having influence is a great thing. If you lose, though, it can be terrible. My friend Steve would drive all over town. He never came to a complete stop at any …
Local news
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 …
School News

College of Charleston Announces President's List and Dean's List

College of Charleston congratulates more than1,800 students who were named to the Fall 2019 President's List and Dean's List. Amy Claire Reynolds, of Manning has been named to the President's …
SCDNR

All South Carolina counties declared drought free

The S.C. Drought Response Committee met Thursday, January 30, via conference call to update the drought statuses of all counties in South Carolina. Due to above average rainfall totals statewide …
School News

Central Carolina Technical College announces Fall 2019 President’s, Dean’s Lists

Central Carolina Technical College President Dr. Michael Mikota has announced the Fall 2019 student honors lists. This term, 408 students have been honored. The President's List recognizes students …
Local News

Clarendon County Council Special Called Meeting 1/30/19

Sports
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 …
Rivalry Game

Senior Chase Lee leads Swampcats on Senior Night

What better matchup for Senior Night than a rivalry game. The Laurence Manning Swampcats hosted the Wilson Hall Barons Tuesday night for a SCISA Region III-3A matchup. It was all LMA from the …
Obituaries
James Watson Anderson, age 77, of Manning SC, died Sunday, February 9th, 2020 at Prisma Health Tuomey in Sumter following an extended battle with Leukemia complicated by COPD. Services will be held …
Carol Inman Dowell, 61, wife of Grover Cleveland “Cleve” Dowell III, died Wednesday, February 5, 2020, at McLeod Health Clarendon.   Born April 28, 1958, in Little Rock, …
Harmon Burgess Sprott, Jr., 88, husband of Nell DuBose Sprott, died Wednesday, February 5, 2020, at his home.   Born May 4, 1931, in Walterboro, he was a son of the late Harmon Burgess …
Ruth McFadden McGill Davis, 90, died Friday, January 17, 2020, at her home. Born May 5, 1929, in Manning, she was a daughter of the late Heyward McFadden and the late Camilla Tindal McFadden. God …
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 …