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By VICKI BROWN Colleton County Council is seeking individuals from lodging and hospitality industries and the cultural arts community to serve on the county’s Tax Accommodation Advisory Board … more
By Jeff Dennis Dog enthusiasts had a double dip of outdoors fun on Saturday, October 9th while supporting the Friends of Colleton County Animal Shelter (FoCCAS). Not only was it the 8th annual … more
Forty-three people from nine Colleton churches completed a two-mile prayer walk from Walterboro First Baptist Church to the Colleton County School District Office on Saturday, October 2nd. The group … more

The Colleton Sheriff’s Office and Colleton Fire-Rescue helped to raise funds and purchased almost $500 in school supplies for Colleton kids. The money was earned at a recent blood drive, hosted by … more
By Jeff Dennis The annual festivals held at Bay Creek Park at Edisto Beach are back up and running again, after a long layoff due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Most of the large events are put on by a … more
By Jeff Dennis There is no public curbside pick-up for recycling in Colleton County and the main reason for this is the added expense of dedicated trucks and the workers to drive them, according … more
BY HEATHER RUPPE The Colleton County High School’s Band of Blue won the Overall Grand Championship at the recent 2021 Band Across the Savannah Marching Band Contest, held at North Augusta High … more

By VICKI BROWN Recent heavy rains have prompted Walterboro leaders to take a hard look at Ireland Creek, the body of water that runs through the heart of the city and has flooded its banks, … more
By HEATHER RUPPE Local authorities are searching for a suspect in a fatal shooting that left a young woman dead at the Rodeway Inn in Walterboro. Cassady Wiggins, 22, of Walterboro, died at … more
By HEATHER RUPPE A Walterboro man was shot in the head, with a bullet grazing the cartilage near his ear, during an argument he was having with a man about $2. According to the Walterboro … more
By VICKI BROWN Free Pfizer, Moderna, Janssen/J&J and Booster vaccines will be given on Monday, October 11, and Saturday, October 23 between 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. in the Walterboro City Parking … more

The Civitans met on September for a regularly scheduled meeting at the Dogwood Hills Country Club. Members elected Edward Bryant as the new Civitan president (left). He is pictured with Sue Keith, … more
PRESS RELEASE - In light of questions received recently by members of the public, medical providers and media, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is issuing the … more
On Sept. 24, 2021, DHEC supported CDC’s recommendation for Pfizer brand COVID-19 booster shots for high-risk populations. Pfizer Brand COVID-19 Booster Shots for High-Risk Populations At … more
By VICKI BROWNSouth Carolina experiences about 10 earthquakes each year. They usually register between less than 1 and up to 4.1 on the Richter Scale. With two dozen seismometers buried underground … more

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MYRTLE BEACH, SC (Sept. 27, 2021) – A veteran Lowcountry prosecutor dedicated to managing a juvenile caseload in Family Court has received an award by the U.S. Attorney’s … more
By VICKI BROWN The Colleton-Walterboro Recreational Complex will host more than just sports during the month of October. Every Friday and Saturday night beginning October 8, goblins, ghosts and … more
By HEATHER RUPPE Colleton residents who need to travel to Charleston for cancer treatment have a free place to stay at the Hope Lodge of Charleston. The lodge is run through the American … more
By VICKI BROWNFor those with the decorating flare, fall gets those creative juices flowing. With the first colored leaf, inspiration comes to autumn lovers looking to enhance the house and yard. A … more

By VICKI BROWN Tails will be wagging at the Friends of Colleton County Animal Shelter’s 8th Annual Walk & Wag and Rice Festival Dog Show, which will be held on Saturday, October 9th. The … more
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