Hall of Fame band directors

Posted by | March 30, 2019 5:00 am

Former Walterboro High School band director, and now Walterboro mayor, Bill Young (front row third from left) is pictured with other members of the S.C. Band Directors Hall of Fame at Furman University recently. Young was inducted into the Hall … Read the rest


Recognizing local heroes

Posted by | March 30, 2019 5:00 am

Students at Colleton County High School have been working on a project on local heroes in Colleton County the last several weeks. They presented a program on Tuesday March 19 on their findings.
“No matter now big or small a … Read the rest






Check out your colon

Posted by | March 29, 2019 5:00 pm

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and Colleton Medical Center and Coastal Carolina Surgical Specialists are raising awareness for early detection.
“Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in the United States,” explained Dr. Laura Dacks, a general … Read the rest


DAR names 2019 Good Citizens

Posted by | March 29, 2019 5:00 pm

The Colonel Joseph Glover Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution presented its annual Good Citizens Awards at the March 20 meeting to Mollie Shay Warren and Rachel Faith Williams. Each recipient received a Good Citizens pin, a certificate … Read the rest



CMC wound care wins national award

Posted by | March 29, 2019 5:00 am

Colleton Medical Center physicians, leaders and clinicians gathered March 19 to celebrate the Robert A. Warriner III, M.D., Center of Excellence award, which was given to Advanced Wound Care Clinic.
This center has achieved patient satisfaction rates higher than 92 … Read the rest


Celebrating 104

Posted by | March 29, 2019 5:00 am

Mary Darmody celebrated her 104th birthday on Thursday March 21 at Pruitt Health Care in Walterboro. Born in Canada, she grew up in Watertown, Mass. She was married to the late Bill Darmody. She has three daughters and one son. … Read the rest


Clyburn speaks on Obamacare

Posted by | March 29, 2019 5:00 am

By VASALISA HAMILTON
vasilisa.hamilton@gmail.com

South Carolina 6th District Congressman Jim Clyburn came to Jasper County March 21 for a bit of a victory lap as the Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act (ACA), nicknamed Obamacare, turns nine.
“Obamacare, or the … Read the rest


County residents give from the heart

Posted by | March 29, 2019 5:00 am

Residents throughout the county opened their wallets and pocketbooks as the Colleton County Fire-Rescue collected money through a boot drive at several businesses over the last two weeks.
The local efforts were part of the annual Carolina Children’s Charity Fund … Read the rest




Braille competitor honored by board

Posted by | March 28, 2019 5:00 pm

Sarah Cole Hardy, a first-grade student at Forest Hills Elementary School, competed in the 2019 S.C. Regional Braille Challenge held Feb. 7.
Colleton County School District has had student representatives participating in the challenge since 2009. Dr. Jacinta Bryant, Special … Read the rest



Murdaugh advances to WFD captain

Posted by | March 28, 2019 5:00 pm

Wilson Murdaugh has been promoted to fill the captain’s post vacated when Paul Seigler was named chief of the Walterboro Fire Department in January.
“Murdaugh has been with our department since 2014,” Seigler said, “and during those five years, I … Read the rest


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