Monthly Archives: April 2017

Downey scores three goals on the week for Cougars | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 6, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The varsity boys’ soccer team at Colleton County fell to 1-9 overall and 0-6 in Region 8-AAAA following losses against Stall High School and Cane Bay High School last week.
In the 6-1 loss to Cane … Read the rest


Dowd and Allen record hat tricks on Cobras | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 6, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Lady Cougar varsity soccer program improved its record to 8-2 overall and 4-2 in Region 8-AAAA following wins over Stall High School and Cane Bay High School last week.
Against Stall, the Colleton County program … Read the rest


Woman charged in killing of dog | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 6, 2017 10:10 am by The Press and Standard

A Green Pond woman has been charged by Colleton County Animal Control in the shooting and burning of a dog on March 24.

Niffatina Veronica Coppadge, 26, of 1028 Bowers Rd., Green Pond, was charged under the county’s Animal Care … Read the rest


Chicken event for backyard owners Saturday at Tractor Supply | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 6, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

The birds are back in town! That’s right; the Tractor Supply Co. store in Walterboro will host a backyard poultry event on Apr 08, 2017 from 10:00am until 4:00pm.

During the event, customers will have the opportunity to engage in … Read the rest


March for Babies coming this Saturday to Walterboro | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 6, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

WHO: Family and Corporate Teams and Individual walkers who will be participating in March for Babies. Cliff Warren of Colleton County School District is the event chair.

WHAT: Walkers will gather to take steps for healthier babies. The day’s activities … Read the rest


Man given maximum after guilty verdict | Court | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 6, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

A Walterboro man was sentenced to a decade behind bars when a jury found him guilty following a Colleton County General Sessions trial last week.
Michael Al. Bodison, 58, of Walterboro, faced a charge of third-degree criminal sexual conduct.
After … Read the rest


Cougar Track and Field hosts Big Five | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 6, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Colleton County High School hosted the Big Five Track and Field competition last Wednesday March 29 with Beaufort High School and Woodland High School in attendance.
The Cougar boys finished in third place in unofficial results. … Read the rest


Home destroyed, 16 dogs killed when fire escapes | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 6, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

One home was destroyed and 16 hunting dogs perished after a large woods fire spread over 50 acres Friday afternoon March 31, producing an 80-foot wall of flames that hindered efforts to get to the fire.
A neighbor reported hearing … Read the rest


War Hawk Golf update | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 6, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The War Hawk golf team finished fourth in a region match hosted by Hilton Head Christian Academy Wednesday March 22.
Colleton Prep shot 198 on the day behind Hilton Head Prep (150), Hilton Head Christian (157) … Read the rest


JVs drop match to Cobras | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 6, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Colleton County’s JV Lady Cougar Soccer team dropped a 4-2 decision to Cane Bay last Thursday March 30 in an away match.
“We played a great game,” said Coach Mary Kathryn Priester. “We held them 1-0 … Read the rest


Update: Child brings gun to school, Foster comments | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 6, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

A student brought a gun to Forest Hills Elementary school on Tuesday March 28, reportedly to scare another student who was bullying the child.
Although the incident occurred on Tuesday, it was not reported to school officials by students until … Read the rest


Cougar Train rolls into first- place tie in Region 8-AAAA | Sports | The Press and Standard

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

 Colleton County clinches playoff spot with win over Eagles.

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Perhaps the grandfather of the Cougar’s winning pitcher of record Michael Thigpen said it best on Friday evening at Beaufort High School when he enthusiastically cheered on … Read the rest


Man critically injured after being ejected from vehicle | News | The Press and Standard

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

A Colleton County man was critically injured after being thrown from his vehicle in a single-car accident on Ritter Road at the intersection of Blue House Lane Saturday evening April 2 at 11:53 p.m.  The eastbound Jeep Grand Cherokee left … Read the rest


Home saved on Abbey Lane | News | The Press and Standard

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

Firefighters saved a home at 546 Abbey Lane in the Burr Hill Community on Monday morning April 3.  At 12:31 a.m., 9-1-1 received a report of a residence with flames burning on the porch and the front of the building. … Read the rest


Lady Hawks improve to 2-0 in Region 4-AA | Sports | The Press and Standard

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

Ware throws 23-0 shutout over John Paul II.

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton Prep varsity softball team improved to 12-2 overall and 2-0 in Region 4-AA last week following wins over John Paul II and Laurence Manning Academy. With … Read the rest


School official reports student’s dog killed | News | The Press and Standard

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

On March 24, a school official called the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office to report a disturbing event described to her by one of her students.
She told officers a 10-year-old in her fourth grade class said his mother and her … Read the rest


Robertson blasts 3-RBI round-tripper for Lady Cougars | Sports | The Press and Standard

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

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Colleton County’s varsity softball team dropped two region games by a single run last week to fall to 9-6 overall and 3-4 in Region 8-AAAA.
The Lady Cougars made a valiant come-from-behind effort in the sixth … Read the rest


Hawks pick up important region win over Eagles | Sports | The Press and Standard

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

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Colleton Prep’s varsity baseball team split region decisions last week against Hilton Head Prep and Hilton Head Christian and cruised to a lop-sided win over Bethesda. The War Hawks improved their record to 7-5 overall and … Read the rest


3 p.m. | Severe thunderstorm warning issued | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 5, 2017 3:03 pm by The Press and Standard

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for portions of…
Hampton County in southeastern South Carolina…
Colleton County in southeastern South Carolina…
Allendale County in southeastern South Carolina…
Dorchester County in southeastern South Carolina…… Read the rest


2:45 p.m. | Tornado watch issued for Colleton | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 5, 2017 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

Event:    Tornado Watch
Alert:
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS EXTENDED TORNADO WATCH 125 TO
INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AREAS UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
IN GEORGIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 6 COUNTIES
IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
BRYAN                 CHATHAM               EFFINGHAM
LIBERTY               LONG                  MCINTOSH… Read the rest


Numbers to report power outages for SCE&G and Coastal Electric | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 5, 2017 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

For SCE&G customers:

Report outages:

  • By text: Register for SCE&G’s text option online at www.sceg.com. Simply log in to your account and look for the “Activate Text Options” under the “Account Options” feature and then follow the instructions. Once you
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