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Monthly Archives: May 2016

Salk students inducted into honor society | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 14, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

USC Salkehatchie Palmetto College students who were inducted on May 5 into the Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society for the University of South Carolina are: Sarah Due, Carol Holladay, Mary Johnson, Jean Nettles, Sarah Smoak and Victoria Wilz. Also inducted … Read the rest


Democratic officers for 2016-2017 chosen | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 14, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Colleton County elected officers for 2016-2018 from left are Ed Williams, executive committeeman; George Cone, 1st vice chair; Jessica Bright, executive committeewoman; Elijah Battle, 2nd vice chair; Terri Deal, secretary/treasurer; Pam Nelson, rules and credentials; and Karen Boyd, chair.


Barn on Green Pond Highway destroyed | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

An 800-square-foot barn was destroyed when an unattended debris fire was blown into a field in the 1100 block of Green Pond Hwy. Friday afternoon May 13.

At 2:40 p.m., multiple reports were made to 9-1-1 advising of the field … Read the rest


FHE: Operation Field Day 2016 | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Shouts of victory and defeat could be heard all-around during last Friday’s Field Day at Forest Hills Elementary. The students, teachers and parents attending the fun-filled day enjoyed activities such as the balloon pop, softball toss, … Read the rest


Farmers Market back in business | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

The Farmers Market kicked off its new season Saturday.
“It went really well — we had good attendance, a good showing of vendors,” Farmers Market Manager Ted Chewning said.gs.market.tomatos.p.5-12
Those visiting the market found strawberries, greens, carrots, squash and fresh … Read the rest


PHOTOS: Cottageville students enjoy Spring Fling | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Students at Cottageville Elementary got a day off for the annual Spring Fling last Friday. Jump castles, pony rides, a petting zoo, clowns, face painters and super slides covered the bus area all day.

Photos by KATRENA McCALL

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Busy as a bee: Fiddler’s Honey sweet deal for local man | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By GEORGE SALSBERRY
gsalsberry@lowcountry.com
It’s Friday afternoon and John Stieglitz’s hobby awaits.
After spending the work week as director of the Colleton County Capital Projects and Purchasing Department, Stieglitz was ready to assumed the duties of his second title, president … Read the rest


SALK: Freeman named All-American | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Raheem Freeman, former 6’3 shooting guard for the USC Salkehatchie basketball team, was selected to the NJCAA All-American team for 2015-16.
Freeman, who recently graduated from Salk and signed a scholarship to continue his basketball career … Read the rest


PHOTOS: Relay for Life crowns pageant winners | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Winners in Saturday’s Relay for Life Beauty Pageant were:
Colleton County Relay for Life Sweetheart Winner:  Emily LeCroy
Baby Miss Relay for Life:   Sadie Williams
Toddler Miss Relay for Life: Berkeley Tripp
Tiny Miss Relay for Life:  Hannah Dryden
Tiny … Read the rest


Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Service Sunday | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 3:03 pm by The Press and Standard


Greenpond Highway Fire | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 3:03 pm by The Press and Standard

This structure fire was spotted around 2:30pm on Friday, May 13th on Greenpond Highway.


Eugene Robert Stanley | Obituaries | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

Mr. Eugene Robert Stanley, 95, entered into eternal rest Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at the Veteran’s Victory House in Walterboro. He was the husband of the late Pauline Imogene Stanley.

Born October 15, 1920 in Cortland, Nebraska, he was a … Read the rest


Ashton Road to be closed for bridge replacement | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

The bridge on Ashton Road (S-15-351-1) will be closed May 16-Aug. 26 to replace the bridge. A detour will be posted. Signs, barricades and flags will be in place in the construction zone.

 


63-year-old man hurt in ACE Basin Parkway motorcycle wreck | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 10:10 am by The Press and Standard

A 63-year-old man received multiple traumatic injuries after his motorcycle collided with a car that had stopped on ACE Basin Parkway (U.S. Hwy 17) at the intersection of Ivenia Brown Road Thursday evening May 12 at 10:04 p.m.

Witnesses advised … Read the rest


Three injured at Canadys Crossroads | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 9:09 am by The Press and Standard

Three adults were injured in a two-vehicle accident at Canadys Crossroads — the intersection of Jefferies Highway (U.S. Hwy. 15) and Augusta Highway (S.C. Hwy. 61) — Thursday afternoon May 12 at 12:37 p.m.

Two full-sized pickup trucks collided in … Read the rest


School transfers accepted until May 27

Posted on May 13, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Applications for hardship out-of-zone school transfers are being accepted by the Colleton County School District through May 27.
Accepted reasons for changing a child’s school include employee option, child care, out-of-district or hardship.
Applications are available at www.colletonsd.org. Click the … Read the rest


Five CCHS students qualify for FBLA national competition | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Colleton County High School recently announced five Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) students have qualified to compete in the national competition this summer in Atlanta, Ga.
Only students who placed in the top four during … Read the rest


Winter guard honored at council meeting | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 13, 2016 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

Members of the Band of Blue JV Winter Guard and a crowd of parents, friends and relatives attended the May 3 Walterboro City Council meeting to hear Mayor Bill Young read a proclamation recognizing the guard’s win in the 2016 … Read the rest


Lightning 10U goes undefeated in Spring Fling | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 12, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Lowcountry Lightning 10U participated in the WFC Spring Fling in Moncks Corner recently and captured the championship after playing seven games in the two-day tournament.
The Lightning shutout the Diamondbacks 13-0 in the first game … Read the rest


New Tech welcomes Class of 2020 | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 12, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

DeWitt named CNT Facilitator
of the Year and Kenny Johnson
chosen as Student of the Year.

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

Cougar New Tech (CNT) held Accepted Students Day for the Class of 2020 this past Friday in the Performing Arts … Read the rest


Lady Hawks honor seniors before heading to state tourney | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 12, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com
Photos by JIM KILLIAN
The Lady War Hawks split a pair of games last week in their final regular season appearances before heading into the SCISA State Tournament in Sumter.
Against Thomas Heyward, Colleton Prep took … Read the rest


Leave food in your mailbox this Saturday | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 12, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

With the help of sponsors, volunteer organizations and postal workers everywhere, the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will conduct its 24th annual nationwide Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on Saturday, May 14. Stamp Out Hunger is the nation’s largest … Read the rest


Council approves new manufacturer | News | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 12, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

By GEORGE SALSBERRY
gsalsberry@lowcountry.com
Colleton County Council gave its approval to an ordinance that brought a new manufacturing concern to Walterboro during its regular meeting May 3.
Council members approved the ordinance involving a Special Source Revenue Credit agreement between … Read the rest


PHOTOS: Downtown Walterboro Criterium | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 12, 2016 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

Holloway and Pic earn wins in Walterboro Criterium.

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com
Photos by JEFFERY MUSGRAVE and CINDY CROSBY
The fourteenth annual Downtown Walterboro Criterium held Wednesday May 4 featured the USA Crits Cycling Teams. The popular downtown event featured … Read the rest


War Hawks named All-Region | Sports | The Press and Standard

Posted on May 12, 2016 12:12 pm by The Press and Standard

Photo by JIM KILLIAN

ALL REGION. Congratulations to Colleton Prep’s 2016 Spring All-Region selections: from left, Ally Knight: softball, Christopher Reeves: baseball, Meredith Ware: softball, Josh Crosby: golf, Lexie Murray: softball, Brian Murdaugh: baseball, Haley Wilson: softball, Nick Padgett: baseball, … Read the rest


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