Monthly Archives: April 2018

Ribbon-cutting set May 12 for new library in Cottageville | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 20, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Opening day for the new Cottageville Library will be Saturday May 12.
The ribbon-cutting and a brief opening ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. and the library will be open to the public until 5 p.m. The library is … Read the rest


Faith Allen crowned Miss Cougar | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The 2017-18 Miss Cougar Pageant, presented by the Colleton County High School Chorus, was held Friday April 13 at the Performing Arts Center. Senior Faith Allen, was crowned Miss Cougar by Carlyle Griffin, 2016-17 Miss Cougar.… Read the rest


FInal rabies clinic Saturday | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

The last rabies clinic will be in Colleton County on April 21 at the following locations:
• 8:30-9:30 a.m., H&R Block Parking Lot, 314 Bells Hwy, Walterboro, Dr. Hopkins
• 10-11 a.m., Sniders Crossroads at Hwy. 21, Dr. Hopkins
Fees … Read the rest


Winter Drive mobile home burns | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Two Colleton County firefighters search for hot spots in the ceiling of a mobile home damaged by fire the morning of April 15. Colleton County Fire-Rescue was sent to the residence at 650 Winter Drive at 1:01 a.m. Arriving firefighters … Read the rest


Amazing History Race Saturday | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

The Amazing History Race is just one of many family-friendly activities for all ages at the Bedon-Lucas House on Saturday April 21.
The Amazing History Race itself (for those who wish to participate) will be similar to the TV show … Read the rest


Trash fire burns mobile home | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

A Colleton County firefighter uses a hoe to remove fuel from a woods fire on Lightning Bug Lane the afternoon of April 14. A person walked into an area fire station to report the woods fire. The first unit to … Read the rest


Dinner sale to help special needs kids | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

A Dinner Plate Fundraiser will be held Saturday April 21 to raise funds for equipment and gear for Colleton County’s special needs children. The event will be from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Coastal Outback Building.
Plates will include barbecue, … Read the rest


Real Estate for Sale | 2BDRM, 1BA Opportunity | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 12:12 pm by Myiah Blakeney

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Drug charge ends with prison stay | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

An Islandton was ordered to prison after he pled guilty to a drug charge in Colleton County General Sessions Court.
Samuel C. Blevins, 41, of Islandton, pled guilty to a charge of possession of methamphetamine when he appeared before visiting … Read the rest


Cottageville holds annual tractor parade | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Photos by Julie Hoff
County residents turned out for Cottageville’s annual tractor parade on Saturday April 14. Old tractors, contemporary models and even a mounted troupe entertained onlookers. Shannon Myers of Cottageville (right) used the event as a training exercise … Read the rest


Coroner seeks to address office’s work overload | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

An increasing workload and new federal requirements have Colleton County Coroner Richard Harvey looking to county council for help.
Harvey’s budget request for the coming fiscal year seeks $18,000 to establish a part-time position within the coroner’s office.
He envisions … Read the rest


Man injured in I-95 wreck | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

A New York man was critically injured in a single-car wreck in the northbound lanes of I-95 near the 62-mile marker on April 14. At 12:38 p.m. Fire-Rescue was notified that a Dodge Dakota pickup truck left the highway at … Read the rest


40-years later: Former Bulldog coach still has a passion for the game | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 19, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Over 40 years later, Francis Simmons’ love for the game of basketball remains as strong — or stronger — than during his years spent as the Walterboro High School boys’ basketball coach. From 1975-85, Simmons served … Read the rest


Cougar Soccer records two wins on the week | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County varsity boys’ soccer team (3-9, 2-6) continued to show improvement last week, earning a 1-0 win over Region 8-AAAA opponent Stall High School and a 3-1 non-region win over Bamberg-Ehrhardt. The Cougars dropped … Read the rest


JV Hawks take control of region race | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton Prep JV Softball team improved to 9-4 on the season after recording back-to-back wins last week over John Paul II (17-3) and Dorchester Academy (15-0).
In the away game versus John Paul II on … Read the rest


Weathers records 10 Ks against Wildcats | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County Lady Cougar Softball team split non-region contests last week earning an 11-1 win over West Ashley High School and suffering a 5-1 loss to Barnwell.
The Lady Cougars are now 10-7 overall and … Read the rest


Lady Hawk Soccer ends season with ‘W’ | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

In the final game of the season, Colleton Prep’s JV soccer team finished strong with a 2-1 win over Northwood Academy. Kaylee Spears and Emily Wilson scored for the Lady Hawks.
“We were excited about the … Read the rest


Hooker strikes out 15 in loss to Lions | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton Prep War Hawks (7-5, 3-3) went 0-3 on the week including region losses against Saint Andrews (3-2) and John Paul II (3-0), along with non-region opponent Calhoun Academy (5-3).
In a heartbreaking loss against … Read the rest


JV Cougars look strong after break | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County junior varsity boys’ soccer team improved to 3-8 following back-to-back wins last week. The JV team shut out Bamberg-Ehrhardt 5-0 with three goals scored by Brett Beach. Jaheim Black and Zach Miles each … Read the rest


Lady Hawks remain undefeated in region | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

After going 2-0 last week, the Colleton Prep Lady Hawks (11-3, 3-0) remain undefeated in region competition. Colleton Prep earned an 18-1 win over region opponent John Paul II before easily defeating Dorchester Academy 11-5.
Three … Read the rest


Cougars must get the job done on the road to earn playoff bid | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County varsity baseball team saw its post-season playoff chances dwindle following a 10-7 Region 8-AAAA loss against Hilton Head High School Thursday evening at Cougar Park.
Earlier in the week, the Cougars earned a … Read the rest


Lady Cougar Soccer shuts out Warriors | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County Lady Cougar Soccer team earned its sixth Region 8-AAAA win of the season in a 4-0 shutout over Stall High School on Thursday April 12 at Cougar Stadium.
Four Lady Cougars scored goals … Read the rest


Motorcycles | Harley Davidson | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 4:04 pm by Myiah Blakeney

2006 Harley Davidson Soft Tail Heritage Classic with 25,000 miles. Includes all accessories. Asking $8,000 – negotiable. Call 843-908-1192.

 


Employment | Billing Specialist | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 3:03 pm by Myiah Blakeney

Billing Specialist

2-3 years hospital billing experience required;
Knowledge of UB92 billing requirements, i.e. 8371
Meditech and RCM eMedix experience a plus!
The ideal candidate will possess basic math skills,
be familiar with fraud and abuse guidelines, and ensure
the … Read the rest


I-95 Southbound’s right lane to be closed tonight and tomorrow | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 3:03 pm by The Press and Standard

The South Carolina Department of Transportation announces a right lane closure on I-95 southbound from MM 56.7 to MM 55. It will be in place from tonight at 7 p.m. until tomorrow (4/19) at 6 a.m.

Another right lane closure … Read the rest


Smartbox Summer Camp registration opens | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

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Healthy Tip | Clemson Extension Service

Posted on April 18, 2018 1:01 pm by The Press and Standard


Walk for Babies sets new record | The Press and Standard

Posted on April 18, 2018 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

The March of Dimes’ family for 2018 was Roman and Erica Smith and son, Ryan. Saturday’s event raised over $67,000 for the March for Babies with over 150 participants. “It was an honor to be the chair for the 2018 … Read the rest


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