Monthly Archives: June 2017

Feeding summer hummingbirds provides entertainment and beauty | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 4, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Hummingbirds, which artist John J. Audubon called “glittering fragments of the rainbow,” are once again darting around flowers and feeders in South Carolina, say state natural resources officials.

“Hummingbirds are as fascinating to study as they are beautiful to watch,” … Read the rest


Speak life to those who cross your path | Faith | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 4, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

“Three things you cannot recover in life: the word after it’s said, the moment after it’s missed, and the time after it’s gone” (Anonymous). 

Have you ever said something to someone and wish that you had never opened your mouth? … Read the rest


Summer food sites set | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Colleton County Council is participating in the Summer Food Service Program on June 5-Aug. 4. Meals will be provided to all children ages infant-18 without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, ***, … Read the rest


‘Catholic Hill, First Communion’ raising funds for St. Anthony’s | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

It was a 43-year-old Polaroid snapshot and a good idea until Becky Lee put brush to canvas last year and produced her latest painting,  “Catholic Hill, First Communion.”

Now the Catholic community in Walterboro (which just celebrated first communion on … Read the rest


It’s never too late | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Rev. Harry and Evangelist Mattie Bellinger, who are grandparents and great-grandparents, received their B.A. degrees in theology and Christian counseling from Carolina Theological Bible Institute in Orangeburg on Friday May 19. The couple’s great-grandson Jordon, who is 6, traveled from … Read the rest


Wildlife camp to be held in sanctuary | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

The Clemson Cooperative Extension Service 4-H of Colleton County is holding a Water in the “Boro” 4-H Camp, Monday-Thursday June 26-29 from 9 a.m. until 12 noon for students in grades 4–6 (ages 9-11) at the Walterboro Wildlife Sanctuary, 399 … Read the rest


Summer food at schools | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Colleton County School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program to provide Summer Breakfasts and Lunches for all School Site Educational programs at Forest Hills Elementary, Bells Elementary, Colleton County Middle, and Colleton County High School. Meals will … Read the rest


‘I’ll do your legs, then you do mine’ | Opinion | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Do Brazilians know something we don’t? They invented the Brazilian blowout, Brazilian bikini wax and Brazilian **** lift. (FYI, I hate the word “****.” Let’s call it the booty lift.)

The Brazilian blowout, said to make hair as smooth as … Read the rest


Update: Two suspects apprehended in shooting | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 4:04 pm by The Press and Standard

Early this morning, Colleton County Dispatch received a call reporting a shooting  at 27 Nunuville Rd. in Walterboro.

Sheriff’s Office deputies responded and located a male victim, deceased from an apparent gunshot wound to the head. The sheriff’s office believes … Read the rest


Update: Man identified | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 1:01 pm by The Press and Standard

Colleton County Coroner Richard Harvey has identified this morning’s shooting victim as Joseph Jacob Leeman Jr., 29, of Tram Rd., Walterboro. Harvey said he was pronounced dead at the scene of gunshot wounds.


Man found dead on Nunuville Road | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 1:01 pm by The Press and Standard

Emergency crews responded to 27 Nunuville Rd. this morning at 12:28 a.m. where they found a deceased adult male with an apparent gunshot wound to the head.

The coroner’s office responded to the scene. The Colleton County Sheriff’s Office is … Read the rest


One family’s story: Why we celebrate Memorial Day | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By NOEL ISON

nison@lowcountry.com

For those who may not understand Memorial Day, perhaps I can explain it to you in simple personal terms. The picture is my Dad: PFC Robert Lee Ison, 99th Infantry Division.

When Pearl Harbor was bombed … Read the rest


Engagement | Williams-Brown | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

WILLIAMS-BROWN

Xavia Queshaun Williams and Timothy Robert Brown have announced their engagement.

The bride-elect is a Larned High School graduate who is currently residing in Portland, Oregon, where she is an in-game caregiver with Comfort Keepers and is pursuing a … Read the rest


PEP Club holds attic sale | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

The PEP Club held its annual April Attic Sale recently at the Rec Center. Club President Norma Weeks, right, sells an item to her sister, Judy Campbell. The senior club meets the last Tuesday of the money at noon at … Read the rest


Summer reading kicks off June 9 | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

The 2017 Summer Reading Program will hold its kickoff party on Friday June 9 starting at 10 a.m. at the Colleton County Memorial Library. Theme for the program is “Build A Better World” with books.

“We have at least 10 … Read the rest


Off the Field | Macie Laine Stone | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 3, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Macie Laine Stone is a junior at Colleton County High School where she plays soccer and runs cross country for the Lady Cougars. She is the daughter of Richard and Robin Stone of Cottageville. Her grandparents are the late Edward … Read the rest


Three gang members sentenced in federal court | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 2, 2017 7:07 pm by The Press and Standard

Three Colleton County males were given prison time when they were sentenced in federal court Friday for their roles in the criminal activities of the Wildboys street gang.
Brian Manigo of Green Pond and Damien Robinson of Green Pond were
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Cougar New Tech holds Senior Dinner | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 2, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY

cindyc4@yahoo.com

Cougar New Tech held its Senior Dinner last Wednesday evening at the Colleton Museum and Farmer’s Market honoring the 62 graduates in the Class of 2017.

The junior production students of CNT facilitator Tabitha DeWitt compiled … Read the rest


Local officials attend SouthernCarolina Alliance banquet | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 2, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

The SouthernCarolina Alliance celebrated another successful year last evening at its annual Regional Celebration held at The Atrium at the University of South Carolina Salkehatchie. Governor Henry McMaster was the keynote speaker.

Attending the event and representing Colleton County were … Read the rest


See passes S.C. Bar | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 2, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Wendi Lawson See of Walterboro was sworn in as a newly admitted attorney of the South Carolina Bar during a special session of the South Carolina Supreme Court, on May 22 at the Koger Center for the Arts in Columbia.  … Read the rest


Hospital Auxiliary awards scholarships | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 2, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

The Colleton Medical Center Auxiliary presented $9,000 in scholarships on May 25 to four Colleton County students.

Brittany Risher received the $1,000 Elaine Fogle Scholarship, started in 1978 as a memorial for a medical laboratory technician at Walterboro Family Practice. … Read the rest


Groundbreaking at new Law Enforcement Center | Photos | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 2, 2017 3:03 pm by The Press and Standard

The groundbreaking ceremony for the new Colleton County Law Enforcement Center was held Friday June 2. Here are some photos from the event.

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Cycling event coming to town on June 17 | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 2, 2017 1:01 pm by The Press and Standard


Building on New Tech’s success | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on June 2, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

In the days preceding last weekend’s graduation ceremonies for the Colleton County High School, Superintendent Dr. Franklin Foster and Dr. Juliet White, assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction, sat down to talk about the future of the school district’s relationship … Read the rest


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