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CMC goes non-smoking

Posted by | November 29, 2019 5:00 pm

Smoking now prohibited in parking areas, sidewalks, etc.
at Colleton Medical Center.

Hospitals across South Carolina are demonstrating their commitment to improving the health and improvement of human life. Colleton Medical Center will begin implementing a tobacco-free policy November 21 … Read the rest


Landscaping business opens in Cottageville

Posted by | November 29, 2019 5:00 am

Spooner Landscaping is now open, based in Cottageville.
The business, owned by Joshua Spooner, offers upgrades for residential yards and business landscapes including flowers, flower beds, mulching, pine straw, tree trimming, bush-hogging, shaping and trimming bushes, mowing and edging, weed-eating … Read the rest


Hamilton chosen to state board

Posted by | November 29, 2019 5:00 am

Forestry Association of S.C. board member Joe Hamilton of Green Pond has been elected the new chairman of the S.C. Forestry Commission’s Advisory Committee of County Forestry Boards.
He was appointed to the county forestry board by the Colleton County … Read the rest



Quilts honor veterans

Posted by | November 29, 2019 5:00 am

By VICKI BROWN
vbrown@lowcountry.com

Two quilts — beautifully sewn in red, white, and blue — were presented by the members of the Quilts of Valor Foundation and the Col. Joseph Glover Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) … Read the rest



Cats and kittens for Christmas!

Posted by | November 28, 2019 5:00 pm

Belle wasn’t enjoying her time at Jones Vacuum Center 487 Bells Highway Nov. 23.
Jodie Mullen, one of the Friends of Colleton County Animal Shelter members working the cat adopt-thon at the business, said Belle was out of her comfort … Read the rest




Crime Reports

Posted by | November 28, 2019 5:00 pm

Deputies respond to two fights at CCHS

Colleton County Sheriff’s deputies responded to two fights at Colleton County High School on Nov. 21, one at 12:23 p.m. and the second at 4 p.m. Due to the active investigation, no further … Read the rest



Remembering the stadium

Posted by | November 28, 2019 5:00 am

The class of 1992 gathered to share memories of the old Bulldog stadium on Saturday. Hundreds of people attended the tailgate party to visit the stadium one last time before it’s demolished.

 


Thanksgiving fun facts

Posted by | November 28, 2019 5:00 am

  1. The Plymouth Pilgrims were the settlers who established Thanksgiving in Massachusetts. Their leader, William Bradford, was responsible for the creation of the day we now know as Thanksgiving.
  2. The first Thanksgivings were actually fasts held by the religiously devout Puritans!
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Three bombs found

Posted by | November 28, 2019 5:00 am

Deputies found three homemade explosive devices after responding to a call on Nov. 19 at 126 Carlisle Ln., Cottageville. The juvenile caller told 9-1-1 that he was in a verbal dispute with the suspect and there were bombs at the … Read the rest


Suspect arrested in shooting death

Posted by | November 28, 2019 5:00 am

The Colleton County Sheriff Department is continuing to investigate the Nov. 23 death of a Walterboro man.
Colleton County Coroner Richard Harvey reports that Shawn Taylor, 31, of Walterboro was pronounced dead at the Emergency Department of Colleton Medical Center … Read the rest


Sheriff’s Office has new leadership

Posted by | November 28, 2019 5:00 am

For the foreseeable future, Colleton County’s top law enforcement is a lieutenant with the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division.
When South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster issued his Nov. 22 executive order temporarily removing R.A. Strickland as Colleton County sheriff, he … Read the rest



Learning how to earn a paycheck in real time

Posted by | November 28, 2019 5:00 am

By VICKI BROWN
vbrown@lowcountry.com

Teacher Jessica Lairson, one of the Special Education facilitators for Colleton County School District, applied for a grant to implement a life changing program for special needs teens.
The Project Search Transition-to-Work program helps special needs … Read the rest



Cougars will open with three game homestand

Posted by | November 27, 2019 5:00 pm

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The Colleton County boys’ varsity basketball team will tip-off the 2019-20 season Wednesday Dec. 4 against Swansea at Cougar gymnasium, then finish out the week with back-to-back games against Military Magnet (Friday) and Wade Hampton High … Read the rest





Lady Indians off to 4-0 start

Posted by | November 27, 2019 5:00 pm

By CINDY CROSBY
cindyc4@yahoo.com

The USC Salkehatchie Lady Indians are off to a solid start on the 2019-20 season with a 4-0 start in NJCAA Region X.
Currently, they are 5-3 overall with one game remaining before the Thanksgiving break. … Read the rest



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