The Difference Between ASCAS and CCAC

Posted by | September 13, 2019 7:00 pm

A Second Chance Animal Shelter would like to take a moment to clarify a few facts for Clarendon County residents about two local organizations, A Second Chance Animal Shelter (ASCAS) and Clarendon County Animal Control (CCAC), and how each serves the public.

There is a difference between them, as their names indicate: one is a shelter, the other an animal control organization. ASCAS is a private and non-profit, no kill facility that relies on donations, fundraising and its Manning Second Chance Thrift Store for operating capital. Clarendon County Animal Control provides an animal control function for county residents, and has Read the rest

American Legion Calls Veterans To Action

Posted by | September 13, 2019 5:00 pm

Veterans of Turbeville and surrounding areas, The American Legion is looking to expand an already existing outlet to interface with, as well asserve, our community. The American Legion, the nation’s largest veteran’s organization, is inviting all wartime era veterans in the area to join them in growing American Legion Douglas (Turbeville) Post 132.If you have served federal active duty in the United States Armed Forces since December 7, 1941, and have been honorably discharged or are still serving, then you are eligible for membership in The American Legion.

The new commander of American Legion Douglas Post 132, Read the rest

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office News Release

Posted by | September 13, 2019 2:37 pm

Photo by: Sumter County Sheriff's Office

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office

For Immediate Release
September 13, 2019

Nikeen Johnson, 25, wanted in connection to the shooting of three people on August 16, 2019, was apprehended by U.S. Marshals without incident in New York City, New York, Thursday night. Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is currently coordinating with the U.S. Marshals Service to extradite Johnson to South Carolina.

Johnson, along with co-defendant Kwodel Johnson, reportedly fired multiple shots into a residence at American Mobile Home Plaza last month and injured three people including a 7-year- old girl. A second child inside the residence was not injured. Kwodel … Read the rest

Manning High Smile Video for National Suicide Prevention Week

Posted by | September 13, 2019 11:51 am

The Manning High School Student Council felt strongly about shining light on suicide prevention during National Suicide Prevention Week and yesterday they hosted a small event to bring awareness to this matter. Attached is the MHS smile video with a collection of video clips and pictures from yesterday’s event.

Harvin Clarendon County Library Board Meeting

Posted by | September 13, 2019 11:24 am



September 16, 2019 4:30 pm

Clarendon County Administration Building

I. Call to Order and Moment of Silence

II. Approval of Minutes from May 2019 Meeting

III. Financial Update

  1. a) May/June 2019 Financials
  2. b) Update FY 2019/2020


  1. Old Business
  2. a) Library Mission Statement/Tagline
  3. b) Update to Computer Use Policy


  1. Librarian Report

VII. Adjournment

Notice of the meeting sent to The Manning Times, The Item, and agenda posted in the library.

Next Meeting: November 18, 2019 at 4:30pm at the Clarendon County Administration Building








Santee Electric Writes Sharing Success Grant

Posted by | September 13, 2019 11:19 am

A Second Chance Animal Shelter - Ericka Timmons, Leslie Billups, Jessica Coleman, Paige Handy, Brittany Atkinson, Jay Kirby VP of Public Affairs; Brandi Haley, Derick Cooper, Jackson Padgett shelter director Rob Ardis SEC President and CEO 


Santee Electric Writes Sharing Success Grant 

Kingstree, SC – Santee Electric was proud to share the success of the past year by making sizable donations to three local charities recently. To make these donations even greater, each amount has been doubled by grants through CoBank Cooperative. CoBank Cooperative is a national cooperative bank with a Sharing Success grant program. SEC has participated in the ongoing grant process for eight consecutive years. This year Santee Electric Cooperative submitted grants for three charities in its service area – the Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault Williamsburg County Read the rest

Laurence Manning Academy Homecoming week

Posted by | September 13, 2019 10:34 am

Laurence Manning Academy varsity football player, Gabe Harris, greets third grader, RJ Robinson, this morning. Laurence Manning has been celebrating homecoming all week. The week will end with a football game tonight at 7:30against  Hall.


Manning man leads deputies on chase, charged with attempted murder

Posted by | September 13, 2019 9:30 am

A 21-year-old Manning man wanted for attempted murder charges for an alleged shooting in Manning is in custody in Sumter.
According to reports, Raiquan York, 21, of Brentview Drive in Manning, led SLED and Sumter law enforcement officers on a vehicle and foot chase Thursday.
Manning Police Chief Keith Grice said York is wanted on an outstanding warrant for his alleged role on a shooting in Manning. No other information was provided about the shooting. Reports indicate that Sumter deputies spotted York driving Thursday on Edmonds Drive in Sumter. He allegedly sped toward Kolb Road and turned onto Livingwood Drive. … Read the rest

2020 Bassmaster Elite Series

Posted by | September 12, 2019 2:36 pm

Bassmaster Elite Series 2020 Schedule Puts Emphasis On Big Bass Fisheries 

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — B.A.S.S. officials have announced the schedule for the 2020 Bassmaster Elite Series, a nine-tournament slate that will take the world’s best bass anglers to six states and some of the most storied fisheries in the sport’s history. For fans who love watching professional anglers catch giant bass, the schedule is likely to be love at first sight.

“This year, we unveiled the mantra ‘Big Bass. Big Stage. Big Dreams.,’” said B.A.S.S. CEO Bruce Akin. “We’ve certainly delivered on that in 2019 — and with the schedule … Read the rest

9/11 Memorial Service

Posted by | September 12, 2019 9:42 am

Manning Police & Fire Department Clarendon Sheriff & Fire Department

Mayor Julia A. Nelson

Guest speaker, Sheriff Tim Baxley


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