Monthly Archives: September 2016

Crosby selected to 80th Annual Shrine Bowl

Posted on September 26, 2016 4:04 pm by Cindy Crosby

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Colleton County Cougar Football player, George Crosby, was announced Monday, September 26, as selected to the prestigious 80th Annual Shrine Bowl to be held Saturday, December 17, 2016. Photo by Cindy Crosby

SHRINE BOWL. Colleton County Cougar Football player, George Crosby, was announced Monday, September 26, as selected to the prestigious 80th Annual Shrine Bowl to be held Saturday, December 17, 2016. Photo by Cindy Crosby

Colleton County Cougar Football … Read the rest


Frank Woods | Obituaries | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 26, 2016 9:09 am by Myiah Blakeney

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WALTERBORO, SC- Mr. Frank Woods, of Walterboro, SC passes away on September 17, 2016 at the age of 55.

He is survived by his wife Vicki Taylor Woods of Walterboro.

He has 3 Step Children Genie Knight (David) of Walterboro… Read the rest


Darrel J. Burns | Obituaries | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 26, 2016 9:09 am by Myiah Blakeney

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NEWTON, NH- Darrel J. Burns, age 75, of Newton, New Hampshire, formerly of Port Huron, Michigan and Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, passed away on September 21, 2016, in Amesbury, Massachusetts, after a long illness.

He was born on March 11, … Read the rest


Letters to the Editor | Opinion | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 25, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

We must work in best interest of our youth
Dear Editor:
It has been my pleasure to be the voice of the Colleton County Cougars on I-93.7 FM for the past three seasons.
All the recent discontent surrounding coaches and … Read the rest


Cities build trust with social capital | Opinion | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 25, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Today, in our cities and in our nation, we live in a time of great uncertainty. We are in unfamiliar territory, and no city or town is immune to the heartbreaking incidents that have devastated some communities. How do we … Read the rest


Sept. 29 blood drive to honor the late Bubba Catterton | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 25, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

A blood drive in honor of the late Marshall “Bubba” Catterton Jr. will be held Sept. 29 from 2-7 p.m. at the First Baptist Church.
No appointments are being made, but those wanting more information may call coordinator Norma Weeks … Read the rest


You don’t have to look like what you’ve been through | Faith | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 25, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Take a few minutes with me, and let’s travel back in time to August 5, 2010 when a devastating accident transpired and captured the attention of the world for over two months. A cave-in occurred at the San José copper-gold … Read the rest


Colleton Center to host Gullah-African Link Exhibit Sept. 30 | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 25, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Friday Sept. 30 will be a special day for the community, as S.C. Representative Kenneth Hodges, a native of Colleton County, will present the “The Gullah-African Link” exhibit at The Colleton Center. This exhibit will feature some of the Gullah … Read the rest


Election office holds open house | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 25, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

The Colleton County Board of Voter Registration hosted a drop-in on Sept. 12 to give residents a chance to take a look at the board’s new offices at 2471 Jefferies Highway.

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Civitans get 17th new member | Congrats Colleton | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 24, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Michael Coker, left, is welcomed as the Walterboro Civitans Club’s 17th new member by president Donald Davis at the Sept. 12 meeting. The club will celebrate its 60th anniversary in October.


Dear Candidates: Enough is enough | Opinion | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 24, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Dear Mr. Trump:
Stop it with the emails! Ten or more clog my inbox daily, even after I flagged them as spam. I know you’re persistent, but STOP.
I’m not interested in buying from your store, or reading about how … Read the rest


Veterans attend Citadel game | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 24, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

On Saturday, Sept. 10, the Colleton County Citadel Club hosted veterans and assisting staff from the Veterans Victory House at a tailgate event prior to the Citadel vs. Furman football game.
The veterans arrived by bus to a standing ovation … Read the rest


Vietnam veterans honored by local DAR | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 24, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

The Col. Joseph Glover Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution presented pins recognizing local Vietnam veterans in honor of 2016’s 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War earlier this year at the American Legion building. From left are Jimmy … Read the rest


About People | Congrats Colleton | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 24, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Ferguson at  Citadel graduate college
Shaquanna Ferguson of Walterboro is attending The Citadel Graduate College for 2016-2017.

Four attending The Citadel
Four Colleton County students are enrolled at The Citadel as part of the Class of 2020, the largest recorded … Read the rest


EdistoPride cleans up | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 24, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

On Sept. 17, 87 volunteers took to the beach and river banks to participate in EdistoPride’s annual Beach/River Sweep.
In addition to the normal summer time accumulation of litter, the volunteers had to contend with debris deposited on the beach … Read the rest


New owners taking fitness center to next level  | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 24, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By JULIE HOFF
widdleswife@aol.com

When four local men wanted their gym to be better, they bought it.
The former FitLife on the campus of Colleton Medical Center is now Fit4. “New name, new gym, new faces,” co-owner Brandon DuBoise said. … Read the rest


Kaylee Anne Williams | Birth Announcement | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 24, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Kaylee Anne Williams
Joey and Stacey Williams of Walterboro announce the birth of a daughter, Kaylee Anne Williams on June 10, 2016 at Colleton Medical Center.  She weighed seven pounds, three ounces, and was 19.5 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are … Read the rest


CCHS holds mock homecoming | Photos | The Press and Standard

Posted on September 24, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

CCHS Student Council held a Mock Teacher Homecoming during Friday afternoon’s Pep Rally with four of their favorite male teachers or administrators participating. Throughout the week, students dropped money into the bucket of their favorite to determine the winner of … Read the rest


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