Monthly Archives: December 2018

Alice Barrineau | Obituaries

Posted on December 31, 2018 1:01 pm by The Press and Standard

Alice Moore Barrineau

Brice Herndon, Funeral Chapels and Crematory

 

HENDERSONVILLE: Mrs. Alice Moore Barrineau, 86, of Hendersonville went home to her Lord with the Angels on Christmas Day at Trident Medical Center in North Charleston. She was the loving … Read the rest


Howard Jones, Jr. | Obituaries

Posted on December 31, 2018 1:01 pm by The Press and Standard

Howard Jones, Jr.

Brice Herndon, Funeral Chapels and Crematory

WALTERBORO – Mr. Howard Patrie Jones, Jr., 94, of Walterboro, entered into rest Friday afternoon, December 28, 2018, at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.

Born June 15, 1924, … Read the rest


Randy Benton | Obituaries

Posted on December 31, 2018 1:01 pm by The Press and Standard

Randy Benton

Brice Herndon, Funeral Chapels and Crematory

WALTERBORO – Mr. Randy Kirkland Benton, 70, of Walterboro, entered into rest Sunday morning, December 23, 2018, at the Colleton Medical Center in Walterboro

Born August 26, 1948 in Ruffin, he was … Read the rest


Permelia Murdaugh | Obituaries

Posted on December 28, 2018 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

Permelia Murdaugh

Brice Herndon, Funeral Chapels and Crematory

ISLANDTON – Mrs. Permelia Bettyline Polk Murdaugh, 74, entered into rest Thursday morning, December 27, 2018, at her home in Islandton.

Born July 21, 1944, in Colleton County, she was a daughter … Read the rest


CCHS Hall of Fame Induction set for January

Posted on December 26, 2018 6:06 pm by Cindy Crosby

Cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County High School Athletic Hall of Fame Induction has been set for Friday, January 11 during half time of the Cougar varsity boys’ Region VII-AAAA basketball game versus Beaufort High School. Delayed due to inclement weather during … Read the rest


John Preacher | Obituaries

Posted on December 26, 2018 3:03 pm by The Press and Standard

John Preacher

Brice Herndon, Funeral Chapels and Crematory

Mr. John Thomas Preacher, 64, of Walterboro, passed away Tuesday, December 25, 2018.

Born May 4, 1954 in Walterboro, he was a son of the late Chalmers Preacher and Clarice Ulmer Preacher. … Read the rest


Helen Haynes | Obituaries

Posted on December 26, 2018 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

Helen Haynes

Allen Funeral Home, Walterboro

Mrs. Helen Blue Haynes, 83, of Walterboro, died Monday, December 24, 2018, at Vibra Hospital of Charleston in Mt. Pleasant.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m., Saturday, December 29, 2018, at Elizabeth Church


Samuel Catterton | Obituaries

Posted on December 26, 2018 2:02 pm by The Press and Standard

Samuel Catterton

San Diego Cremation Services

Samuel Heath Catterton (Catt) departed this life November 23, 2018, at a young 44 years of age. He was diagnosed with Esophageal Cancer earlier this year.

Samuel was born March 11, 1974 in Charleston. … Read the rest


Lady Cougars set to play in Christmas tournament

Posted on December 25, 2018 8:08 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
Cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County Lady Cougars varsity basketball team improved to 11-2 overall after earning non-region wins over Oceanside Collegiate High School (46-16) and Bamberg (54-28) last week. The Lady Cougars dropped a road game against Region … Read the rest


O’Quinn, Cook and Gadson go 5-0 in Airport Holiday Wrestling Tournament

Posted on December 25, 2018 8:08 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
Cindyc4@yahoo.com

With a handful of wrestlers on what should be a 14-man roster, Colleton County continues to compile wins. But Coach Packy Burke believes his squad could be making serious noise with a full roster of wrestlers.… Read the rest


Cougars improve to 8-3 heading into Modie Risher Christmas Tournament

Posted on December 25, 2018 8:08 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
Cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County varsity boys’ basketball team earned two non-region wins last week over Stall High School (83-69) and Bamberg High School (72-68) and dropped a 75-72 decision to Region VI-AA Oceanside Collegiate Academy. The Cougars … Read the rest


Elks State Soccer Shoot Winners

Posted on December 25, 2018 6:06 pm by The Press and Standard

The Elks State Soccer Shoot was held in Sumter on Dec. 9. Winners will be representing South Carolina Elks in the Regional Soccer Shoot in Umatilla, Fla., on Jan. 19-20. Back row from left are: U16-G Katie Mossell of Sumter; … Read the rest


Crime Briefs

Posted on December 25, 2018 3:03 pm by The Press and Standard

Fleeing man faces multiple charges
A Colleton County Sheriff’s Office deputy called to West Side Lane to investigate a disturbance on the afternoon of Dec. 20, managed to catch the alleged culprit before arriving at the scene of the crime.… Read the rest


Improving communications

Posted on December 25, 2018 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

Colleton County Fire-Rescue Assistant Chief Dr. David Greene showed off the remodeled Emergency Operations Center the morning of Dec. 19 to some special guests.
Approximately 200 Colleton Middle School students came to the home of Colleton County Emergency Management Division … Read the rest


Couple finding life after house fire difficult

Posted on December 25, 2018 9:09 am by The Press and Standard

Life was normal for Julia and Reuben Theodore James Riggins until Sept. 24.
That morning, he was at dialysis and she was on her way to pick him up. “On the way home, I called a cousin of mine asked … Read the rest


State places four local schools on priority list

Posted on December 25, 2018 6:06 am by The Press and Standard

Four Colleton County schools were among those identified by the state Department of Education as priority schools.
Bells Elementary School, Forest Hills Elementary School Hendersonville Elementary School, Colleton County Middle School were placed on the state-wide list based on their … Read the rest


Saluting academic performance

Posted on December 24, 2018 6:06 pm by The Press and Standard

While much of the second half of the Dec. 18 Colleton County School Board meeting focused on the lackluster state report cards, the first half was all about celebrating the students who excelled in the achievement tests that were a … Read the rest


NJROTC gives back to the Local Veteran’s for Christmas

Posted on December 24, 2018 3:03 pm by The Press and Standard

On Thursday December 20, 2018, the Colleton County NJROTC unit presented the veteran’s at the local Veteran’s Victory house with stockings for Christmas. The cadets collected donations for the stockings making a class completion to win a pizza party. The … Read the rest


Fire renders Buffalo Lane home uninhabitable

Posted on December 24, 2018 11:11 am by The Press and Standard

Multiple callers to the county’s emergency dispatch center reported flames coming from a residence at 1107 Buffalo Lane at approximately 10:30 p.m. Dec. 22. The first firefighters at the scene reported the singlewide mobile home approximately 40 percent involved with … Read the rest


Register for soil workshop

Posted on December 24, 2018 11:11 am by The Press and Standard

Marion Barnes, senior county extension agent-distinguished in Colleton and Hampton Counties, and Alta Mae Marvin, Colleton County Extension agribusiness agent, will hold a Soil and Cover Crop Evaluation Workshop on Monday Jan. 28 from 5:30–8 p.m. at the Colleton County … Read the rest


Stories to Read: Twas The Night Before Christmas

Posted on December 24, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

(Twas the Night Before Christmas was first published in 1823 as “Account of a Visit from St. Nicholas” in the Troy Sentinel, later attributed to Clement C. Moore and renamed.)

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house… Read the rest


© Copyright 2019 | Walterboro Live