Monthly Archives: April 2018

Employment | Lawn Spray Technician | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 30, 2018 2:02 pm by Myiah Blakeney

Full time lawn spray technician needed. This is not a mowing or landscaping position.
Experience is welcome but not a must. You are required to be at the shop in
Summerville SC by 6:30am and willing to stay until close. … Read the rest


When loved ones die young | Faith | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 29, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

When a loved one dies, no matter the age, we suffer grief and pain, sometimes uncontrollably, but that is the flesh in us. In the words to a popular song by Boyz to Men, “It’s so Hard to say Goodbye … Read the rest


Marriage is … | Column | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 28, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Remember the newspaper cartoon “love is…”? It featured a bashful, big-eyed woman and her equally bashful, big-eyed boyfriend, with sweet captions like “Love is… being kind,” illustrated by the boyfriend presenting her with a daisy. “Love is… give and take,”showed … Read the rest


Martindale speaks at First Baptist | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 28, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Photo by CINDY CROSBY
Brother Chuck Martindale, founder of Truth Evangelistic Ministries, spoke at First Baptist Church last week about his missions to Haiti and around the world.


Meeting Colleton’s special needs | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 28, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

The Autism Moms — Heather Davis, Lacey Persianni and Jessica Bloodworth — had a productive April 21.
“It went very well,” Davis said of the group’s Dinner Plate Fundraiser held at the Coastal Outback Building.
The barbeque dinners the friends … Read the rest


Hampton Street Players being organized | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 28, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Walterboro’s newest theater ensemble, the Hampton Street Players, will hold its first meeting Monday May 14 at 7 p.m. in the main floor conference room at Clemson Extension, 611 Black Street.
“There is nothing to prepare other than to have … Read the rest


McAden speaks to Civitans on medical helicopter service | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 28, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Wes McAden of AirMed Care Network spoke to the Walterboro Civitans recently. AirMed operates the helicopter service at the local hospital and offers memberships to the citizens of Colleton County. With the increasing cost of emergency transport and the fact … Read the rest


About People | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 28, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Manigo helps at youth day
Iyana Manigo of Green Pond helped with Coastal Carolina University’s TEAL Youth Day on Friday March 23. Over 130 elementary and middle school students who are part of the TEAL (Dalton and Linda Floyd Mentoring … Read the rest


Log A Load raises $39,000 | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 27, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Log A Load For Kids in conjunction with the Children’s Miracle Network hosted a “sporting clays” fun event on Wednesday April 11 at Broxton Bridge Plantation in Ehrhardt.
A total of 80 shooters participated in the event that raised $39,000 … Read the rest


Relay for Life holds survivors’ dinner | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 27, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

On Thursday April 12, the Colleton County Relay For Life held its annual survivors’ dinner at the Outback Building at Coastal Electric Cooperative. The speaker for the evening was the Rev. Harry Jenkins and entertainment was provided by the Colleton … Read the rest


Cyclists tour the Lowcountry | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 27, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

This is the third year of the Tour de Lowcountry and the 43rd year of the Rice Festival. The riders left Walterboro and cycled through the Lowcountry, passing rice fields and plantations such as White Hall Plantation, Bluff Plantation and … Read the rest


Rice Festival underway

Posted on April 27, 2018 4:04 pm by The Press and Standard


Apply for alligator hunting beginning May 1

Posted on April 27, 2018 3:03 pm by The Press and Standard

Beginning May 1st, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) will begin accepting online applications for the 2018 Public Alligator Hunting season and the 2018 Wildlife Management Area (WMA) Alligator Hunting Season at www.dnr.sc.gov/wildlife/alligator/index.html.

It is estimated that more … Read the rest


Leona Broderick Hughes | Obituaries | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 27, 2018 11:11 am by The Press and Standard

WALTERBORO: Mrs. Leona Broderick Hughes, 90, of the Azalea Patch Community in Ruffin, entered into rest Thursday morning April 26, 2018, at the Colleton Medical Center in Walterboro. She was married to the late Herman John Broderick and to the … Read the rest


Maurice Cannon named new CCHS principal

Posted on April 27, 2018 11:11 am by The Press and Standard

The Colleton County School Board of Trustees voted on Thursday April 26 at a special called meeting to name Maurice Cannon as principal at Colleton County High School.
Cannon is currently serving as director of accreditation and career technology education … Read the rest


Principals, administrative positions for next year announced

Posted on April 27, 2018 11:11 am by The Press and Standard

The Colleton County School Board of Trustees voted on Thursday April 26 at a special called meeting, to accept the following recommendations for certified administrative positions presented by Franklin L. Foster, EdD, superintendent, for the 2018-19 school year:
Brenda Williams … Read the rest


Chicora Chief Gene Martin honored | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 27, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Veterans Victory House resident Gene Martin, chief of the Chicora tribe of Horry and Georgetown counties, was honored by his friends and family on April 21 in a ceremony at Veterans Victory House for “his effort and all the accomplishments … Read the rest


Minimal increase planned for garbage service in Walterboro | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 27, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Walterboro residents are going to see the price of having their garbage hauled away go up slightly.
The proposed Walterboro budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year, which goes before city council for a first reading at the May 1 session, … Read the rest


Lohr, Strickland honored by city | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 27, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Tom Lohr and Michelle Strickland were recognized at the recent Walterboro-Colleton Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours for their service to the city and presented with red rockers by Mayor Bill Young. Lohr is a former member of Walterboro City … Read the rest


Sears owners | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 27, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Teresa and Steve Busbee have owned the local Sears Hometown Store for 11 years. While the store sells Sears brands, the “Hometown” component is a different company from Sears, offering independent ownership of the store. “The name Sears carries a … Read the rest


School incidents | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 26, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

CCHS/ASSAULT
A Colleton County High School student was charged with simple assault on April 16 after a fight at the school.
A school resource officer responded to the band hall to meet with school administration about the incident. He found … Read the rest


Crime Briefs | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 26, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Two arrested on drug charges
Two men, residents of Islandton and Walterboro, were arrested on drug charges following a traffic stop on April 22 at Beachwood Road and South Jefferies Boulevard.
A Walterboro Police Department officer on routine patrol was … Read the rest


Dream comes true for former CCHS student | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 26, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Chris Cavanaugh lands job with BET Network in New York City.

Not many people achieve their life’s dream at age 25. But Christopher Cavanaugh never let his youth stop him. And on April 18, his dream became a reality when … Read the rest


Search for new principal continues | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 26, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Colleton County School District’s search for a new high school principal is entering its next phase.
Cliff Warren, assistant superintendent for human resources, said the school district has closed the application process, receiving 10 applications, and has began the process … Read the rest


© Copyright 2018 | Walterboro Live