window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; function gtag(){dataLayer.push(arguments);} gtag('js', new Date()); gtag('config', 'UA-123779972-1');

To submit a classified ad click here.

Odessa Stephens scholarship awarded

Posted on June 29, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

1 comment

The Odessa Stephens Memorial Educational Scholarship was awarded Saturday June 22 at the Colleton County Memorial Library. This year’s recipient was 2019 Colleton County High School graduate India Stokes (holding $500 check), pictured with her family and members of the


Colleton Prep Graduation

Posted on May 30, 2019 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Photo by JIM KILLIAN
Twenty-five seniors received their degrees from Colleton Preparatory Academy on Friday May 24.

Graduates are: Anna Grace Griffin, Anne Garrett Carter, Brandon Tyler Polk, Claudia Rose Prenner, Connor James McMillan, Dylan Ray Kinard, Elizabeth Anne Dean, … Read the rest


Paramedics honored for life-saving efforts

Posted on May 30, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Three Colleton County firefighter-paramedics were among the emergency responders from three counties recognized by MUSC’s Children’s Hospital staff for exemplary care for the successful resuscitation of a pediatric patient.
Colleton County Fire-Rescue’s Kristen Dias, Samuel Potts and Christopher Dukes, who … Read the rest


Graduation with Leadership Distinction

Posted on May 24, 2019 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

On April 29, four of Dr. Sarah Miller’s students were able to make the drive to Columbia for the Graduation with Leadership Distinction Cording Ceremony.

Students are left to right: Hebelin Sanchez of Summerville; Romario Pessoa of Jamaica; Chelsea Kuehler … Read the rest


Salkehatchie presents academic awards

Posted on April 27, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

USC Salkehatchie held its academic award ceremony on April 16. Eleven academic awards were presented to Colleton County students.

Read the rest

Elmore gets CDL

Posted on April 13, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Josef Elmore received his commercial driver’s license on Friday March 8 from Palmetto Training School.


Birth Announcement | Kiley Rae Gordon

Posted on April 13, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Tyler and Kitty Gordon announce the birth of a daughter, Kiley Rae Gordon, on March 18 at 10:08 p.m. at Trident Medical Center in Charleston. She weighed 8 pounds and 12 ounces.
Maternal grandparents are Robert and Tracy Page of … Read the rest


Finigan plays all-state

Posted on March 22, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

William Finigan performed in the 2019 South Carolina Band Directors Association Senior All State Band Clinic at Furman University on March 15-17.
The SCBDA All State Band Clinic hosts over 300 of the finest high school wind and percussion students … Read the rest


Springtown U.M. celebrates 153rd anniversary

Posted on March 16, 2019 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

1 comment

Springtown United Methodist Church, located in the Colleton County town of Smoaks, celebrated 153 years of its kingdom-building ministry on March 10, 2019.
From its first pastor, Rev. Carolina Rivers, who led Springtown’s early worship services in fall 1866, to … Read the rest


Mitchell receives CNC certificate

Posted on February 9, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Annie Mitchell received her CNC certificate from Palmetto Training School in Walterboro on Jan. 24. She is pictured with Eddie Jackson, school director.


Welsh-Hermann engagement

Posted on February 2, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Mr. and Mrs. Gary Hermann of Walterboro announce the engagement of their son, Karl S. Hermann, and Meghan K. Welsh of Wilbraham, Mass., daughter of Terence and Marie Welsh of Wilbraham.
A graduate of Providence College, the bride-elect recently completed … Read the rest


Hickman named S.C. Junior Scholar

Posted on February 2, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Keane Hickman, an 8th-grade student at Colleton County Middle School, has been named to the S.C. Junior Scholars Program for the 2018-2019 school year. In order to qualify, students must have a qualifying score of 550 or higher on the … Read the rest


Solomon new CDL graduate

Posted on February 2, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

New CDL graduate Patrice Solomon on Jan. 22 at Palmetto Training School in Walterboro.


Seigler advances to fire chief post

Posted on January 17, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Paul Seigler spent three months as interim chief of the Walterboro Fire Department. At the Jan. 8 city council meeting, he was introduced to the city council members as the new chief.
Capt. Seigler was given the temporary assignment while … Read the rest


Spell-Reimel engagement announced

Posted on January 12, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Johnny and Irene Spell of Walterboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Angela M. Spell, and David Reimel, son of Lorie Carroll of Summerville and Jeff and Anne Reimel of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
The bride has been employed with the … Read the rest


North Walterboro Honor Roll

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

Comments are off for this post

A+ Honor Roll
1st Grade: Easton Hartley
11th Grade: Kennedy Rizer
12th Grade: Morgan Bennett, Felisha Hodge, Lindsey Stanley

A Honor Roll
1st Grade: Dalton Baker, Tyrez Kirksey-Tobias, Jackson Smoak, Derriana Washington
2nd Grade: Hunter Carter, Kiley O’Herien, Issac White… Read the rest


Birth Announcement | Leah Claire Pierce

Posted on November 17, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Charlie and Moya Pierce of Walterboro announce the birth of a daughter, Leah Claire Pierce, on Oct. 22 in Colleton Medical Center in Walterboro. She weighed eight pounds, four ounces, and was 20 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Joe Hamilton … Read the rest


Author signs books at the library

Posted on October 13, 2018 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Walterboro author Rubina Roberts held a book-signing for “The 4C’s of a Successful Testimony” on Saturday at the Colleton County Memorial Library.
The paperback, “The 4 C’s of a Successful Testimony,” tells of Roberts’ faith in God. “The four C’s … Read the rest


CCMS Students of the Month chosen

Posted on October 13, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Colleton County Middle School recognized its Cougars of the Month for the month of September. Students and their families attended a ceremony on Sept. 28.
Students were nominated by their teachers for being excellent role models, dedicated leaders in academics … Read the rest


About People

Posted on September 8, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Ferguson promoted to staff sergeant
Jermie J. Ferguson has been promoted to staff sergeant in the Air Force.
The youngest son of Ernestine Ferguson and Arnold Williams, he is the third of his siblings to serve in the military. McCarlas … Read the rest


Birth Announcement | Loretta Darlene Hiers

Posted on September 8, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

David and Loretta Hiers of Walterboro announce the birth of a daughter, Loretta Darlene Hiers, on August 1 at 8:51 a.m. in Colleton Medical Center in Walterboro. She weighed six pounds, 10 ounces, and was 19 inches long.
Maternal grandparents … Read the rest


A Celebration of Life

Posted on August 25, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

1 comment

Doctor’s Creek man
gets a surprise
for his 80th birthday.

By Tasha Werts

Family, friends, and co-workers from as far as Oklahoma, Delaware, Florida, and Maryland gathered together on Aug. 11 to celebrate the 80th birthday of Gene Lester Generette.… Read the rest


Brabham earns doctorate in trumpet

Posted on August 25, 2018 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Comments are off for this post

Javian M. Brabham of Varnville recently received his doctorate in trumpet performance from Florida State University in Tallahassee, Fla.
He received his undergraduate degree in music education from Florida State and his master’s degree in music from the University of … Read the rest


© Copyright 2019 | Walterboro Live