Posted on April 23, 2019 1:01 am by Robert Joseph Baker
Ride-sharing company Uber will soon roll out a series of new safety measures for its popular service, a little more than a month after the murder of a University of South Carolina student.
Columbia Police have said multiple times they believe 21-year-old Samantha Josephson mistakenly got into the back seat of a vehicle she thought was with the ride-sharing service. The driver, 24-year-old Nathaniel David Rowland, was later charged with Josephson’s kidnapping and murder after her body was found in Clarendon County.
Brad Anderson of Carscoops wrote Monday that the new Uber app features notifications that remind riders to check … Read the rest
Posted on March 12, 2019 3:03 am by Submitted by Reader
Despite allowing four runs in the fourth inning of its game against Pinewood Prep, the Laurence Manning Academy varsity baseball team defeated the Lowcountry school Friday by a final score of 9-5.
Trey Blume, Caleb Thompson, Noah Cadiz and Tyler Evans each had RBIs in the frame.
The Swampcats got things moving in the first inning, when Aaron Carlton singled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run.
LMA tallied six runs in the third inning. The Swampcats’ offense in the inning was led by Carlton, Britton Morris, Andrew Boyd, Chase Lee and Seth Stamps, who all knocked in runs in … Read the rest
Posted on December 20, 2018 9:09 pm by Laura Stone
Josh Baker, pictured on right, was named Clarendon County Fire Department Rookie of the Year. Nelson Gibbons, pictured on the left, was named Clarendon County Fire Department Firefighter of the Year. Congratulations to both men from The Manning Times.
Posted on February 9, 2018 6:06 pm by Reporter
Miss Clarendon Teen 2017 Julia Herrin was crowned Miss Columbia Teen 2018 last week, relinquishing her title just days before Miss Clarendon Teen 2018 Meredith Covert took the crown. Herrin was the first Miss Clarendon Teen to place in the Top 10 at state, coming in as 2nd runner-up in Miss SC Teen 2017.
Posted on February 9, 2018 3:03 pm by Reporter
Miss Clarendon Teen 2018 Meredith Covert stands with 1st runner-up Nicole Herrera shorty after crowning on Saturday night at Weldon Auditorium.