Monthly Archives: October 2017

Ethereal Beauty now open | News | The Press and Standard

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

Ethereal Lure Beauty Bar, LLC., located at 1013 South Jefferies Blvd., Suite-C, opened its doors for business Saturday Oct. 21.
The beauty supply is owned and operated by Charli Pringle-North and Ebony Chisolm.
“Our strongest values at Ethereal Lure are … Read the rest


Trunk or Treat planned Tuesday at sheriff’s office | News | The Press and Standard

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


County has plans for 7.5 acres | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

The demolition of two commercial buildings at North Jefferies Boulevard and Wichman Street last week will be the last work the new county-owned lot will undergo for a while.
Eventually, the lot will be put to work as part of … Read the rest


Court Report | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

A drug possession guilty plea will send Jamie Crosby, 37, of Walterboro, to prison.
Crosby pled guilty to a charge of possession of methamphetamine when he appeared in Colleton County General Sessions Court last week. After hearing Crosby’s plea, 14th … Read the rest


Firefighters battle two blazes | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

A pair of Oct. 20 kitchen fires kept Colleton County Fire-Rescue personnel busy.
At 5:43 p.m. on Oct. 20, firefighters were dispatched to a home at 902 Community Avenue in Smoaks; at 7:11 p.m. the second house fire broke out … Read the rest


Chase results in charges | Crime | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

A Ridgeville man was taken into custody on multiple charges following a police chase the afternoon of Oct. 19.
Members of the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office had been on the lookout for a white 2011 Dodge Ram 3500 that had … Read the rest


Gamers Tournament planned Saturday at library | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 11:11 am by The Press and Standard

The first “Revenge of the Gamers” Tournament will be held Saturday at the Colleton County Memorial Library from 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Super Smash Bros. WII U begins at 11 a.m.; Naruto ULT, Ninja Storm 4-PS4 at 12:30; Injustice 2, 2 … Read the rest


Garage/Yard Sale | Nov. 4th | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 10:10 am by Myiah Blakeney

November 4th, 8am-1pm

Zion church

152 ruffin rd, walterboro

Sewing supplies, clothing, dishes 

and misc items!


Lady Hawk Tennis finishes 2017 season | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton Prep Lady Hawk Tennis team finished the 2017 season following a 5-4 loss to Palmetto Christian Academy during the 2017 SCISA Class II-A Playoffs held Monday Oct. 16 at the Family Circle Tennis Center … Read the rest


Meet the Candidates for Mayor | Election 2007 | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Chrissy Johnson

Biographic Information
Name on ballot: Marguerite “Chrissy” Johnson
Marital status: Divorced-Single
Education: Masters of Business Administration from Southern Wesleyan University.
Work experience: Twenty-five years in Insurance and Financial Industry. Owner of the Johnson Insurance Agency.
Community organizations: Past … Read the rest


Three charged following manhunt | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Three area residents face charges after they allegedly attempted to elude sheriff’s deputies following an apparent failed home burglary the afternoon of Oct. 23.
The Colleton County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call from a female victim reporting the break-in … Read the rest


Local man dies in collision with train | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

A 27-year-old Walterboro man was killed the morning of Oct. 20 when his car was struck by a passenger train in the Green Pond area.
Colleton County Chief Deputy Coroner Richard Carter, working the fatality with Deputy Coroner Wayne Walker, … Read the rest


Lady Cougar Tennis eliminated | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County Lady Cougar Tennis team was eliminated from the SCHSL Lower State Playoffs following a 5-1 loss against the No. 1 seed Myrtle Beach High School on Wednesday Oct. 18. The Lady Cougars finished … Read the rest


Randy Peters Memorial Golf Tourney held | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 26, 2017 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Photo by CINDY CROSBY
Justin Litchfield, Ryan Penfield, Larry Penfield and Reese Penfield pause for a photo during Saturday’s Randy Peters Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament held at Dogwood Hills Golf Course. Proceeds from Saturday’s tournament and silent auction totaled $5,648 … Read the rest


Band headed to State | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 25, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

The Colleton County High School Band of Blue placed 7th of 15 bands in a very competitive competition at the 2017 SCBDA 4A Lower State Championships.
Only eight bands of the 15 from the Lower State qualified for the state … Read the rest


Crowd turns out for movie on the lawn | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 25, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Most of the children began singing along with the soundtrack while waiting for nighttime to fall and the magical time the movie would begin. “Only 10 more minutes,” said Colleton Medical Center CEO Jimmy Hiott as dusk approached. “It’s almost … Read the rest


Altman, Dantzler earn All-Region honors | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 25, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Cougar Cross-Country participated in the SCHSL Region 8-AAAA Championships held Wednesday Oct. 18 at Wannamaker Park in North Charleston. Grayson Altman and Kensley Dantzler both finished in the top 12, earning All-Region recognition.
The varsity girls’ … Read the rest


War Hawks fall in double OT to Golden Warriors | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 25, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Fisher Jackson scores four times in loss to John Paul

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Photos by JEFFERY MUSGRAVE

Colleton Prep Academy fought valiantly in a 28-26 double overtime loss to John Paul II Friday evening at Richard Gray Sports Complex … Read the rest


Lady Hawks eliminated from playoffs | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 25, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton Prep Varsity Lady Hawk Volleyball team was eliminated from post-season play following losses to Palmetto Christian Academy and Carolina Academy in the SCISA Class AA Upper Bracket playoffs on Friday Oct. 20 at the … Read the rest


Stags’ ground attack too much for Cougar defense | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 25, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Photos by JIM KILLIAN

The Colleton County defense could not stop the Berkeley Stag’s powerful running game on Friday night in Moncks Corner. The Cougars lost 73-43 after trailing 45-21 at the half.
The Cougar offense, … Read the rest


Walterboro Sears still offering Whirlpool products | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 25, 2017 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

As a local independent Sears Hometown Store, the Walterboro Sears will continue to sell Whirlpool and other major brands of appliances.
Recent media coverage reported Sears would no longer sell Whirlpool products, but this does not affect the 700 independently … Read the rest

Gospel concert planned Sunday | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 24, 2017 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

The gospel group The Carolina Travelers will give a concert Sunday Oct. 29 at 4 p.m. at Galilee Baptist Church on Sidneys Road.


Miriam Rahn | Obituary | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 24, 2017 1:01 pm by Myiah Blakeney

Miriam Agnes Ulmer Rahn

Miriam Agnes Ulmer Rahn, 69, of LaFrance, entered the Church Triumphant Friday, October 13, 2017, at AnMed Health Medical Center in Anderson.

Miriam was born February 19, 1948, in Ruffin, the youngest daughter of the late Read the rest


Tornado watch issued until 9 p.m. | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 23, 2017 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 508 IN
EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN GEORGIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 2 COUNTIES

IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

JENKINS SCREVEN

IN SOUTH CAROLINA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 6 … Read the rest


All after-school events cancelled this afternoon | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 23, 2017 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

Due to the potential of severe weather forecast for the area this afternoon, all after-school events and meetings have been cancelled for the Colleton County School District.


Ruth Thompson | Obituary | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 23, 2017 10:10 am by Myiah Blakeney

RUTH THOMPSON

Care of Brice Herndon, Funeral Chapels and Crematory

Mrs. Ruth White Thompson, 75, of Round O, entered into eternal rest Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.

Funeral services were held 3 p.m., … Read the rest


Roger Harriett | Obituary | The Press and Standard

Posted on October 23, 2017 10:10 am by Myiah Blakeney

ROGER HARRIETT

Care of Brice Herndon, Funeral Chapels and Crematory

WALTERBORO – Mr. Roger Lee Harriett, 58, of Walterboro, entered into eternal rest Thursday, October 19, 2017, from injuries sustained during an automobile accident in Bamberg County.

Funeral services were … Read the rest


Possible severe weather predicted this afternoon | News | The Pres and Standard

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

Confidence: Moderate
Current Watches/Warning/Advisories: None
What: Showers and thunderstorms will impact the region this afternoon into late tonight as a cold front pushes across the SE GA and SC. Isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging winds or even a tornado
or … Read the rest


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