Monthly Archives: November 2017

Easing the eyesores: Properties to be torn down | News | The Press and Standard

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

In a few weeks, Colleton County will ponder bids to remove 28 eyesores from the county’s landscape.
Contractors for removing the 28 unlivable mobile homes will have a mandatory pre-bid conference on Nov. 8 followed by a Nov. 16 deadline … Read the rest


Latin dance classes being offered | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on November 2, 2017 9:09 am by The Press and Standard

Salsa and Bachata Latin Dance Classes are being offered at The Warehouse (former Southern Home Furnishings), 809 N. Jefferies Blvd. Instuctor is Summer Nay. Classes are as follows:
Salsa Beginner 8-Week Session*: $70 per person, $120 per couple, Mondays @ … Read the rest


Candidates attend Democratic forum | News | The Press and Standard

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

REPUBLICAN FORUM
Thursday
Nov. 2, 6 p.m.,
Colleton Library

By GEORGE SALSBERRY
gsalsberry@lowcountry.com

The candidates for the Walterboro municipal election made their way to Saint Center Ministries the evening of Oct. 26 to make their case for election.
The candidates … Read the rest


The election cometh: Voters in Walterboro, Cottageville go to polls | News | The Press and Standard

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

Walterboro #5 to vote at Forest Circle Middle School.

Voters in Walterboro and Cottageville will go to the polls on Nov. 7 to decide contested municipal elections.
In Walterboro, voters select a mayor and three members of city council. Cottageville … Read the rest


Second row promoted to beachfront in new DHEC plan for Edisto | News | The Press and Standard

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

Edisto Beach’s governmental officials and residents are watching and waiting to see if the march toward establishing new beachfront jurisdictional lines can be delayed.
Every 8-10 years, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control’s Ocean and Coastal Resource … Read the rest


Lady Cougar Cross-Country team qualifies for state championship | Sports | The Press and Standard

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

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County cross-country team competed in the SCHSL AAAA Lower State Championship on Saturday Oct. 28 in Darlington. The girls team finished in fourth place in the event, qualifying them to advance to the SCHSL … Read the rest


Lady Cougars out of post-season | Sports | The Press and Standard

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

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County varsity volleyball team was eliminated from post-season play in round one of the South Carolina High School League playoffs Thursday Oct. 19. The Lady Cougars lost in straight sets to North Myrtle Beach … Read the rest


Frazier crowned CCMS Homecoming Queen, Junior Cougars finish season | Sports | The Press and Standard

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

Photos by JEFFERY MUSGRAVE

Colleton County Middle School participated in Red Ribbon Week and held homecoming events last week. Genesis Frazier was crowned as the 2017 CCMS Homecoming Queen during halftime of Thursday’s football game against Hardeeville-Ridgeland.
The Jr. Cougars … Read the rest


Caroline Jones crowned CPA Homecoming Queen | Sports | The Press and Standard

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

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Photos by JEFFERY MUSGRAVE

Caroline Jones was crowned 2017 Homecoming Queen for Colleton Prep Academy during halftime of Friday’s home football game against Thomas Heyward Academy.
Jones is the daughter of Heath and Lori Jones of … Read the rest


CPA will battle Pee Dee Academy in round one of the SCISA Class A Playoffs | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on November 1, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

War Hawks fall to Rebels in region championship

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Photos by JEFFERY MUSGRAVE

Colleton Prep had the Region II-A Championship on the line Friday evening against Thomas Heyward Academy, but late turnovers cost the War Hawks in … Read the rest


Brown to lead Lady Hawks’ hoops | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on November 1, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Charles “Charlie” Brown was named as head coach for the Colleton Prep Academy girls’ varsity basketball team last week by Rob Gorrell, CPA athletic director.
Brown was born and raised in Charleston, where he attended St. … Read the rest


Cougars cinch playoff spot | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on November 1, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Colleton County travels to North Myrtle Beach for round one.

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Colleton County’s 56-18 win over Stall last Friday solidified the Cougars spot in the South Carolina High School League AAAA playoffs.
The Cougars, who finished the … Read the rest


Band earns top 12 ranking in state | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on November 1, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

The Colleton County High School Band of Blue gave a very entertaining performance that earned them a top 12 ranking at the 2017 4A SCBDA State Marching Band Championships held Saturday at Spring Valley High School in Columbia.
The Band … Read the rest


Nettles takes first in Fall Festival 5K on Saturday | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on November 1, 2017 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Winners in the Chamber of Commerce’s Fall Festival 5K Run/Walk were:
First, Shawn Nettles, 21:47; 2) Kyle Stroble, 23.42; 3) Steven Seabrook, 25:11; 4) Evan Stroble, 27:37; 5) Kimberly Canady, 28:40; 6) Penny Hutto, 28:44; 7) Kristen Roper, 29.18; 8) … Read the rest


CMC adds second generator | News | The Press and Standard

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

Colleton Medical Center (CMC) installed a second 600KW generator last week. The new generator is to be used as a backup to the first for emergency power. “We are also installing a 3-way switch so that we will have 100% … Read the rest


Archeology professor to speak Thursday | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on November 1, 2017 12:12 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


CCHS/TCTC open house Thursday | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on November 1, 2017 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

Open House will be held at Colleton County High School and Thunderbolt Career and Technology Center on Thursday Nov. 2 from 6-7:30 p.m.
During this event, parents will be able to pick up their child’s report card, pay fees, meet … Read the rest


Indians set to tip off 2017-18 basketball tonight | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on November 1, 2017 10:10 am by The Press and Standard

Salk will boast a deep, balanced bench.

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The USC – Salkehatchie Indians will begin the 2017-18 season with a three-game home opener stretch set to begin Wednesday Nov. 1. Tip-off against Middle Georgia is scheduled for … Read the rest


Veterans renewing job skills at Palmetto Training | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on November 1, 2017 9:09 am by The Press and Standard

Nineteen Palmetto Warriors from the North Charleston area were at Palmetto Training, Inc. on Thunderbolt Drive this week to learn skills that will improve their chances of employment.
“These men and women are fresh out of the military,” said Palmetto … Read the rest


Halloween fun at Colleton Medical Center | Photos | The Press and Standard

Posted on November 1, 2017 9:09 am by The Press and Standard

The administration and department directors at Colleton Medical Center were surprised Halloween afternoon when they discovered scarecrows made to resemble each of them placed in the hospital’s cafeteria for all nurses and staff to see.
The winning scarecrows were, along … Read the rest


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