Monthly Archives: December 2016

Rec basketball evaluations next week | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 9, 2016 4:04 pm by The Press and Standard


Voices of Colleton deliver message of Christmas | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 9, 2016 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The sanctuary of First Baptist Church came alive with the joyful sounds of Christmas during the Voices of Colleton Community Choir’s performance of “Fantasia Noel 2” last Thursday and Friday evening. Leading the choir for the … Read the rest


Morehead looks for 600th win | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 9, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Colleton Prep’s Boys’ Basketball Coach Barry Morehead, just two wins shy of 600, was hoping to get the proverbial monkey off his back during the War Hawk Invitational last week. Unfortunately, it did not happen as … Read the rest


Deck Your Halls Christmas decor workshop held | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 9, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Genia Floyd  helped participants make a variety of Christmas decorations on  Dec. 1 at the Colleton Museum. Activities included bow making, natural décor, button garlands and gift-wrapping ideas.


Holiday Tour of Homes held | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 9, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Colleton County Historic and Preservation Society’s Holiday Tour of Homes featured eight local historic homes all decorated for the season on Sunday.  A reception followed at the historic Bedon-Lucas House, which was transported back to the 1850s complete with characters … Read the rest


Cougar Wrestling grabs four top finishes | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 9, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Colleton County Wrestling is off to a strong start on the season following four top finishes in the 5th Annual Leon Maxwell Memorial Tournament held this past Saturday in Bamberg. The Cougars finished 7th of 28 … Read the rest


Museum ushers in Christmas season | News | The Press and Standar

Posted on December 9, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By GEORGE SALSBERRY
gsalsberry@lowcountry.com
The staff of the Colleton Museum and Farmers Market were spending Tuesday putting the museum space back in order and preparing the Christmas trees displayed during the Festival of Trees to be turned over to the … Read the rest


Bethel Christmas Service this Sunday | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 9, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

The Bethel U.M. Church Chancel Choir Christmas Service will be Sunday, Dec. 11 at 5 p.m.
The choir, directed by Amanda Fulton, will be accompanied by Karen Hiers, organist and pianist and a string quartet from Chamber Music Charleston. The … Read the rest


Help the animals at Christmas | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 9, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

A variety of events to benefit the Colleton County Animal Shelter and FoCCAS (Friends of the Colleton County Animal Shelter) will be held Saturday Dec. 10 from noon-3 p.m. at Stegall’s Auction Company, 158 Farmer St., Cottageville.
A chili and … Read the rest


Forest Hills Juniors take league championship | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 8, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Forest Hills 36, Northside 20

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

It is an achievement for a team to go undefeated throughout an entire season and then troop through the playoffs without a loss — but, that is exactly what the Forest … Read the rest


Four “Top Ten” suspects arrested | Crime | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 8, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By GEORGE SALSBERRY
gsalsberry@lowcountry.com

Four of the six new faces on the latest Colleton County Sheriff’s Office’s Top Ten Most Wanted list are in custody.
According the the sheriff’s office Harlee Marie Wiltsie, 23,  and William Allen Yocum, 29, were … Read the rest


Edisto Christmas kicks off with boat parade on Friday | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 8, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Edisto Island’s three-day Christmas celebration, set to run from Friday Dec. 9 through Sunday Dec. 11 will feature several holiday traditions, starting with the annual boat parade, which will kick off the celebration on Friday. Viewers can gather at Bay … Read the rest


Christmas Parade 2016 | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 8, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

A large audience was on hand Sunday evening for Walterboro’s annual Christmas tree lighting ceremonies and parade.
Mayor Bill Young served as the master of ceremonies for the annual event, held on the lawn of City Hall prior to the … Read the rest


Three arrested in break-in and assault | Crime | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 8, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By GEORGE SALSBERRY
gsalsberry@lowcountry.com

Three Colleton County men face multiple criminal charges in connection with a break-in at a Cottageville residence in the early morning hours of Dec. 2
The resident told deputies that when he responded to a knock … Read the rest


Ambulance call leads to drug arrest | Crime | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 8, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By GEORGE SALSBERRY
gsalsberry@lowcountry.com

A medical call to a Breland Street residence the evening of Dec. 5 led to the arrest of the man needing help on a drug charge.
Members of the Walterboro Police Department joined Colleton County Fire-Rescue … Read the rest


Children returned to Cottageville | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 8, 2016 3:03 pm by The Press and Standard

By GEORGE SALSBERRY
gsalsberry@lowcountry.com

Two Cottageville infants, taken to Tennessee by their mother, are back home. Now Cottageville Police are waiting for the mother’s return.
The father of the four-month-old twins had been given sole custody of the children in … Read the rest


Griffin to leave Colleton Medical Center | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 8, 2016 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

Colleton Medical Center announced today that CEO Brad Griffin has been promoted to serve as CEO of HCA’s Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center in Panama City, FL.

Griffin will continue to serve at Colleton Medical Center through the end of … Read the rest


Santa Sprint winners | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on December 8, 2016 1:01 pm by The Press and Standard

Winners of Saturday’s Santa Sprint sponsored by the Arts Council were:

Men
1– Wyatt Padgett
2- Lucas Nettles
3- Sean Nettles

Women
1- Sandra Ferguson
2- Amanda Hughes
3- Devon Sarvis

Kids
1– Grayson Altman
2– Kayla Dantzler
3– Laura … Read the rest


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