Monthly Archives: July 2016

Ruffin woman has 100th birthday | Congrats Colleton | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 2, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Lugenia Pearson Dubois celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends on Saturday June 4 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Ruffin.
A Bennettsville native, Dubois graduated from Coulter Memorial Academy in Cheraw and Claflin University in Orangeburg. For over … Read the rest


New welding class | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 2, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

The new welding class at Palmetto Training Inc. includes, from left, Cody Beach, Joshua Thompson, Devonte Grant, Xavier Moorer and Charles Henry Gooding. All recent high school graduates, the students were funded by WIOA and the Southern Carolina Grant Alliance.


Cadet graduates leadership academy | Congrats Colleton | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 2, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Cadet Ensign Michael Turgeon of the Colleton County High School Naval Junior ROTC Unit graduated from the NJROTC Area Six Leadership Academy on June 25 at the Citadel Military College, Charleston.
The week-long course is designed to enhance the basic … Read the rest


S.C. Disaster Recovery Office plans town hall meetings | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard


Cougar Cheerleaders attend FCA Camp | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County High School 2016 Cougar Cheerleading squad recently attended the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Cheer Camp held June 13-16 on the University of South Carolina–Bluffton campus. The four-day overnight camp is attended by … Read the rest


G.R.E.A.T. Ballers camp concludes | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

As the second annual G.R.E.A.T. Ballers camp drew to a close June 16, the 88 participants gathered together one last time for a show of unity.
“At the end of the camp we asked them to join arms and recognize … Read the rest


Hendren’s Basketball Camp A+ with campers | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Coach Corey Hendren, USC Salkehatchie’s head basketball coach, saw a good turnout for his skills camp held last week in the Walterboro gym. Campers worked on their fundamentals while having a lot of fun at the same time. “I’ve had … Read the rest


Second case of EEE confirmed in Colleton | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 4:04 pm by The Press and Standard

The State Veterinarian’s office received laboratory confirmation of one new case of EEE during the week of 7/1/16. The horse was located in Colleton County and is the second case confirmed in that county already this year. The total number … Read the rest


In Photos: Hospital staff holds party for retiring doctors | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 11:11 am by The Press and Standard

The medical office staff at Colleton Medical Center held a retirement celebration honoring Dr. Riddick Ackerman and Dr. Trent Cannon on June 30 at the hospital. Ackerman and Cannon are retiring after nearly 30 years of operating Walterboro OB/GYN.

 … Read the rest


This week’s Healthy Tip | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 11:11 am by The Press and Standard


Cougars show potential during 7-on-7 passing tournament | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

As the end of June approaches and the July 4th holiday looms, many Colleton County residents are thinking about summer vacations and planning their patriotic fireworks display. On Saturday morning at Colleton County High School, something … Read the rest


Library gets $200,000 for new bookmobile | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

When Colleton County Memorial Library Director Carl Coffin went to Columbia for the annual Colleton Library Legislative Day, he was expecting the trip to be like every other year. The annual event provides an opportunity to  talk with local legislators … Read the rest


Mobile Farmers Market under way | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

The Summer Mobile Farmers Market is a partnership between Clemson Extension, the Colleton Farmers Market, and local farmers.  Ben Teasdel is the mobile market manager.  The Mobile Farmers Market is open to the public and residents of the apartment complexes … Read the rest


Walterboro man named deadbeat | Crime | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

A Walterboro man has been designated this week’s deadbeat parent by the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office.

Clyde Lewis Williams III, 31, whose last known address was on Little Elbow Drive in Walterboro, is wanted on a Colleton County Family Court … Read the rest


Crime Briefs | The Press and Standard

Posted on July 1, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Taxman charges Walterboro
businessman again
Charles Rowe, president of Walterboro Glass Co. Inc., was arrested June 28 on a charge of operating a business without a valid retail license filed by the South Carolina Department of Revenue.
The arrest marked … Read the rest


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