Monthly Archives: January 2017

Sweet Dream’s Team holds Alumni Day

Posted on January 25, 2017 12:12 pm by Cindy Crosby

Cindyc4@yahoo.com

As a volunteer soccer coach for almost seven years, Tim Burris has spent a lot of time on the fields at the Walterboro Soccer Club (WSC). This past Saturday afternoon, he logged a few more volunteer hours when he … Read the rest


State superintendent to visit Colleton Thursday | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 25, 2017 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

South Carolina Superintendent of Schools Molly Spearman will be in Colleton County Thursday.
Colleton County School District Superintendent Dr. Franklin Foster said in December, the Colleton County High School Chorus traveled to Columbia to perform during the state school board … Read the rest


Runaway search leads to arrests | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 25, 2017 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

Two Yemassee men were taken into custody on Jan. 21, charged with attempting to block police from locating a Hampton County runaway.

Colleton County Sheriff’s Office deputies were sent to Jonesville Road in Yemassee the morning of Jan. 21 after … Read the rest


Colleton Prep dismisses basketball coaches mid-season

Posted on January 24, 2017 2:02 pm by Cindy Crosby

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Colleton Prep Academy’s Athletic Director Rob Gorrell issued a statement Tuesday Jan. 24 stating Coach Barry Morehead and Coach Nicole Cain would no longer be leading the school’s basketball programs. Morehead served as both the varsity … Read the rest


Barn at Circle M Ranch burns early this morning | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 23, 2017 9:09 am by The Press and Standard

A large barn at Circle M Ranch located at 2927 Cottageville Hwy (U.S. Hwy. 17-A) was destroyed in an early morning fire Jan. 23, killing one horse.

At 12:28 a.m., a passerby reported to 9-1-1 that the building was on … Read the rest


Letters to the Editor | Opinion | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 22, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

War on Trump may backfire
Dear Editor:
The liberals who control the Democratic party are leading their party to a very unpopular position in the country. Their childish actions, recounts, protests and boycott of the inauguration are beginning to wear … Read the rest


Be careful of the stones you throw | Faith | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 22, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Just recently a news story was unveiled internationally that hit Colleton County by surprise. There were reactions of mixed feelings from many. However, some reactions were very strong and very disparaging.
When a news story breaks, one thing that we … Read the rest


Hiers awarded Clemson Club Scholarship | Congrats Colleton | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 21, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Ansley Hiers was named recipient of the 2016-2017 Colleton County Clemson Club Scholarship recently.
Hiers, a junior at Clemson University, holds a 3.94 GPA and is pursuing a biological science degree with plans to become a … Read the rest


Call it ‘retail karma’ | Opinion | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 21, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

How did I miss this?
On Nov. 23, a woman flipped out at a Michael’s craft store in Chicago. The footage went viral, with more than 4.6 YouTube views. (Yes, Virginia, we’re being filmed all the time, everywhere.)
Jennifer Boyle, … Read the rest


Learning about airplanes | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 21, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Anthony Manigo, with Airport Manager Roger Medlin, gives the cockpit a try during Saturday’s Experimental Aircraft Association’s Young Eagles flights at Lowcountry Regional Airport. The program allows students ages 8-17 in the Young Eagles program a chance to learn about … Read the rest


Couple to celebrate 30th wedding anniversary | Congrats Colleton | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 21, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Eldonis and Angeleac Blake Youngblood will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary on Jan, 21.
Eldonis is a lifetime resident of Colleton County. The two have been together for 34 years and have two children: Lakia and Jessica Youngblood.


Colleton Relay for Life holds kickoff meeting | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 21, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Once again, Colleton County had a great showing for the annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life Kickoff.
The kickoff was held at the Coastal Electric Co-Op Outback building.  Over 50 people packed the “Outback for a Tailgate” theme party.… Read the rest


In Photos: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 20, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Photos by JEFFERY MUSGRAVE
Herman Bright described Sunday’s 31st annual Dr Martin Luther King Parade as a “joyous occasion. The weather was great and we had a crowd lining the whole parade route,” he said. Winners in the various categories … Read the rest


Off the Field | Emily Martin | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 20, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Emily Grace Martin is a junior at Colleton Prep Academy, where she plays basketball for the Lady War Hawks along with participating on both the sideline and competition cheerleading squads. She is the daughter of Rhonda and Kevin Martin of … Read the rest


Sweet Dream’s Team holds Alumni Day | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 20, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

As a volunteer soccer coach for almost seven years, Tim Burris has spent a lot of time on the fields at the Walterboro Soccer Club (WSC). This past Saturday afternoon, he logged a few more volunteer … Read the rest


Hawks still seeking win | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 20, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton Prep varsity boys are still looking for their first win after losing two region games last week. The Hawks fell to Hilton Head Christian and Beaufort Academy to put them 0-8 overall and 0-4 … Read the rest


FoCCAS gets grant to help community cats | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 20, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Friends of Colleton County Animal Shelter (FoCCAS) recently received a $7,000 grant from the Petco Foundation to aid the organization in its new endeavor to reduce the number of cats that are being euthanized in the Colleton County Animal Shelter … Read the rest


Cougar Wrestling hoping for state bid after 66-0 shutout over Bluffton | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 20, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Cougar Wrestling is hoping to accomplish a first this week when they compete in the Region 8-AAAA Dual to be held at Stall Hall School. Should the Cougars place in the top four teams in the … Read the rest


Lady Hawks looking to turn progress into wins | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 20, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Lady War Hawks fell to 0-3 in Region 4-AA following losses against Hilton Head Christian and Beaufort Academy last week. Colleton Prep is now 1-6 overall and will face a three-game week, including two region … Read the rest


Exemplary students, teachers honored | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 19, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County School District recognized students who performed at the highest level on the 2015-16 state assessments by naming them to the Circle of Excellence during the Colleton County School Board Meeting held Tuesday Jan. … Read the rest


CCSB votes to not hear employee grievance following lengthy executive session | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on January 19, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County School Board held its Committee of the Whole Meeting Tuesday Jan. 10 in the auxiliary gym at Colleton County High School.
Immediately following the Committee of the Whole meeting, the board held a … Read the rest


© Copyright 2019 | Walterboro Live