Monthly Archives: October 2017

Ruffin armed robbery suspect arrested in Virginia | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 31, 2017 4:04 pm by The Press and Standard

A Walterboro man being sought in connection with a weekend armed robbery has been arrested in Virginia.
Richard Dean Sexton, 31, of Walterboro was arrested by Virginia State Police on Oct. 30, the day following Sexton’s alleged armed robbery of … Read the rest


Statement from S.C. State on shooting near campus | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 31, 2017 4:04 pm by The Press and Standard

Earlier this afternoon, a shooting occurred near the campus of South Carolina State University, the Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.  While the incident occurred near the proximity of the campus, the University issued a mandatory lockdown and has given … Read the rest


Archeology professor to speak on new discoveries | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 30, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Professor Chris Judge, archeology, from USC Lancaster will be speaking on the Salkehatchie campus in room 111 on Thursday Nov. 2 at 7 p.m.
Recent donations to the USC Lancaster Native American Studies Center appear to indicate that the headwaters … Read the rest


Holiday classes planned at Colleton County Arts Council | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 30, 2017 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

THE COLLETON COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL CLASSES for November include: Nov. 8, Pen and Ink with Ember Estridge, 5:30 p.m., 16 and up, $20, theme, “Tire Swing;” Nov. 13, Pen and Ink with Ember Estridge, 5:30 p.m., 16 and up, $20, … Read the rest


Sarah McClintock | Obituary | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 30, 2017 9:09 am by Myiah Blakeney

Sarah McClintonck

Care of Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory

Dateline: Vanceboro

Mrs. Sarah Belle Garris McClintock, 82, died on Friday, October 27, 2017.

A graveside service will be held on Monday, October 30, 2017 at 1:30 p.m., at Frank’s Cemetery … Read the rest


Real Estate for Rent | 2BR, 1BA HOME | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 29, 2017 10:10 am by Myiah Blakeney

For Rent 2 BR, 1 BA house. 1st month’s rent + deposit required. No pets. Call 843-835-8561


Bullying, a harsh reality, even in the church | Faith | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 29, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

One of the most prevalent problems that occurs today in our schools and anywhere young children and teens gather is bullying. Not only does it occur face-to-face, but it also happens online, better known as cyber bullying.
When I was … Read the rest


Bluefield Farms celebrates 100th anniversary | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 28, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Bluefield Farms celebrated its 100th anniversary Sunday. Owners Parker and Will Tuten and their family welcomed a large crowd to an afternoon of food, music and celebration of 100 years of Tuten family ownership.
“My grandfather bought this land – … Read the rest


Automotive | RV for Sale | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 28, 2017 10:10 am by Myiah Blakeney

1973 Landau Continental 32′ RV on Dodge Chassis /440 Engine lost title $400.00 Call 843-835-8506


Garage Sale | Bishop Street | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 28, 2017 10:10 am by Myiah Blakeney

FAMILY YARD SALE

NOVEMBER 4TH,

8am-2pm.

117 BISHOP ST.

Christmas items, Clothes, Appliances, etc.!


Garage Sale | Family Yard Sale | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 28, 2017 10:10 am by Myiah Blakeney

MULTI FAMILY YARD SALE

SAT., NOV. 4TH • 9AM-2PM.

42 PULIS ST, LAKESHORE ESTATES

Furniture, Clothes from big man to toddler, Toys, Household items and much more. Reschedule if rain!


Garage Sale | Nov 3rd & 4th | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 28, 2017 10:10 am by Myiah Blakeney

Multi Family Sale

Friday & Saturday November 3rd & 4th

8am – until.

310 Deloach Ave.

Furniture, TV, DVD, Tools, Clothes, lots of household items!


Real Estate for Rent | Apartment | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 28, 2017 9:09 am by Myiah Blakeney

For Rent: 2BR, apartment close to downtown, comes with all ameneties. $500 + deposit.

Call 843-599-1700.

(11/28)


Campbell honored at church | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 28, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

The congregation of Word For Life Ministries honored their pastor, Eric J. Campbell, at a service Sunday Oct. 22 at the church. Pastor Jadon Buckner of the Walterboro Christian Center was the guest minister. Campbell is celebrating 13 years of … Read the rest


Dr. Smith gets his rock | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 28, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

This was special person that Destiny Crum wanted to give a rock, her family physician Dr. Michael Ralph Smith.


Off the Field | Ashlyn Kate Harley | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 28, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Ashlyn Kate Harley is a senior at Colleton County High School where she plays volleyball for the Lady Cougars. She is the daughter of Christie and Billy Harley of Walterboro. Her grandparents are Michael and Angela Dodson and Annette Harley. … Read the rest


Hughes-McCrary married at Lighthouse Vineyard | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 28, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Holly Jean Hughes of Ruffin and Charles “Chad” Edward McCrary of Estill were married Sept. 16.
The evening ceremony, officiated by Captain Timothy O’Connor, was held at Lighthouse Vineyard and Winery with a reception immediately following.
The bride is the … Read the rest


CCHS holds 2017-18 National Honor Society Induction | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 27, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Colleton County High School held its National Honor Society Induction Ceremony on Wednesday Oct. 18 in the Performing Arts Center.
Seniors Campbell Pryor and Ashlyn Rawls presented the principles of the National Honor Society. Principal Dr. … Read the rest


Fill Christmas stockings for Colleton’s children | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 27, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

The annual Christmas “Fill the Stockings” project for Colleton County families is being held by Colleton County First Steps. The annual event provides Christmas presents for children in Colleton County whose parents/guardians apply through the Dept. of Social Services (DSS.)… Read the rest


Empty Bowls soup lunch, supper to be Nov. 14 | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 27, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

On Tuesday Nov. 14. the annual Lowcountry Empty Bowls soup lunch and supper will be held at Trinity Hall at St Anthony’s Catholic Church, 925 S. Jefferies Blvd. in Walterboro to raise funds for local food banks.
This year, because … Read the rest


Young Men of Hope visit Gaillard | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 27, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

On Oct. 3, sixty-eight Young Men of Hope from Bells Elementary, Hendersonville Elementary and Northside Elementary marched single-file into the Gaillard Center in Charleston, wide-eyed, and mesmerized with the massiveness of the performance areas that seemingly had endless staircases. One … Read the rest


Events | Pop-Up Wine Tasting | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 27, 2017 4:04 pm by Myiah Blakeney

POP-UP WINE TASTING. Bringing Napa Valley to Walterboro! Come experience, taste, and shop private label wines on Tuesday, November 7th at 6:00pm at Hotel Hammock. This will be a guided tasting through different wine pairings. Space is limited … Read the rest


Christmas trees to collards: Christmas in October is today until 6, Saturday 11-6 | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 27, 2017 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

CHRISTMAS IN OCTOBER is being held by the LDF School of Nursing on Friday Oct. 27 (today) from noon-6 p.m. and Saturday Oct. 28 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. at the intersection of Sidneys Road and Friendship Street (just past Veterans … Read the rest


What’s the most popular Halloween candy in S.C.? | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 27, 2017 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

It’s expected that $2.7 billion (with a B) will be spent on trick-or-treat candy this year. The Candy Store, a bulk candy reseller, figures if you’re spending that much, you might as well get it right. To help you choose … Read the rest


MasterCorp | Hiring Event | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 27, 2017 1:01 pm by Myiah Blakeney

MasterCorp will host a hiring event Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 1pm,

at the Goodwill Job Link Center, 112 Robertson Blvd., Walterboro, SC.


Suds and Sausage kicks off Saturday’s downtown Fall Festival | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 27, 2017 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

The Walterboro-Colleton Chamber of Commerce kicked off this weekend’s Fall Festival with a “Suds and Sausage” event Thursday evening at the Colleton Museum and Farmer’s Market.

Pictured are event sponsors, Jeffrey Herndon with L.H. Griffith and Company and Marco Cavazzoni … Read the rest


Billie Varnadoe | Obituary | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 27, 2017 12:12 pm by Myiah Blakeney

BILLIE VARNADOE

Care of Brice Herndon, Funeral Chapels and Crematory

Mrs. Billie Dean Varnadoe, 70, of Walterboro, passed away Tuesday, October 24, 2017. She was the widow of Jack Kenneth Varnadoe.

Funeral services were held 2 p.m., Friday afternoon, October … Read the rest


Sandra Higginbotham | Obituary | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 27, 2017 12:12 pm by Myiah Blakeney

SANDRA HIGGINBOTHAM

Care of Brice Herndon, Funeral Chapels and Crematory

Mrs. Sandra Lee Higginbotham, 74, of Summerville, passed away Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at her residence.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, October 28, 2017 at The


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