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Thousands of daffodils promise color explosion at festival

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:30 a.m.

What better way to spend a Saturday afternoon than strolling among thousands of bright yellow daffodils? Join the Lake City Junior Sorosis Club on …

Funnye signs with Charleston Southern University UPDATED

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:30 a.m.

HEMINGWAY HIGH SCHOOL senior Eishuan Funnye signed a football scholarship with Charleston Southern University. Pictured with Eishuan are Assistant …

Foxworth appointed as associate chief magistrate

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:00 p.m.

The South Carolina Legislative Delegation has announced the appointment of Judge Randy Foxworth as Williamsburg County Assistant Magistrate. Senator …

Easler signs with The Citadel

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:30 a.m.

Harry Easler, a senior at Williamsburg Academy, committed to The Citadel to play football next fall.

AG states no violation of dual office holding UPDATED

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:00 p.m.

AG also strongly suggests seeking opinion of Ethics Commission

Andrews native serves with Strike Fighter Squadron VFA-14

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:45 a.m.

A 2012 Andrews High School graduate and Andrews native is currently serving with the U.S. Navy’s Strike Fighter Squadron Fourteen, also known as the …

Dyshane Murphy racks up the basketball awards

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:30 a.m.

With the end of the 2014-2015 high school basketball season came the post-season awards, and Kingstree High’s Dyshane Murphy managed to receive …

Rush works to document movement

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:11 p.m.

Documenting the civil rights movement is about to take a front seat in Williamsburg County.

Officer Dixie completes narcotics training

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:00 p.m.

When it comes to law enforcement, officers depend on their training to keep them sharp and ready to deal with high intensity situations. Kingstree …

USDA Under Secretary visits local cotton gin

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:00 p.m.

Williamsburg County had a special visitor Friday. Lisa Mensah, Under Secretary, Rural Development U.S. Department of Agriculture enjoyed a tour of …

Senator Sabb legislative update

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:15 a.m.

This month the Senate approved bill S.11. This bill relates to the notice of meetings for public bodies, to require that a public body must provide …

VFW recognizes student winners UPDATED

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:00 a.m.

Williamsburg County students took center stage March 5, as they were recognized during the Veterans of Foreign Wars Annual Recognition Awards …

The News captures awards UPDATED

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:00 a.m.

The South Carolina Press Association has named The News Reporter Michaele Duke Photojournalist of the Year. Duke and publisher Tami Rodgers attended …

Missing Hemingway man found UPDATED

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:00 a.m.

A Hemingway man that has been missing since March 9, is now home. Darlin Dariel Vindel-Martinez of Hemingway was last seen on Monday afternoon sheriff’s officials said. Martinez was reported to have texted friends to say he was going jogging around 6 a.m. He was not again. According to reports, Vindel-Martinez may have been suffering a lapse in …

Hemingway students to attend state leavel FBLA competition

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:15 a.m.

FBLA STUDENTS FROM Hemingway High School attend District Competition on Saturday, February 7, at West Florence High School. Students from across the …

Boyd to compete for Miss South Carolina Teen

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:15 a.m.

ANNA CAISON BOYD of Kingstree was crowned Miss Wade Hampton Taylors Teen on November 22, in Greer. She will compete for the title of Miss South …

Kingstree man scratches off $100,000 win with steak knifeSav-Way at 400 N. Longstreet Street sold the winning ticket UPDATED

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:00 a.m.

COLUMBIA, SC (March 10, 2015) – A Kingstree man says he’s bought his last lottery ticket, figuring he can’t beat a $100,000 win. “That’s it for me,” he said. He took one last chance at the Sav-Way on N. Longstreet St. in Kingstree on a $5 Platinum Payout scratch-off. At midnight he remembered the ticket was out in his car and went to get it. …

A smile a day UPDATED

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:00 a.m.

A bright white smile is just a classroom away, thanks to school-based dental prevention programs. Williamsburg County School District contracts with …

D.P. Cooper Charter School’s Leadership Luncheon and Black History program UPDATED

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:15 a.m.

D.P. Cooper Charter School hosted a “Leadership Luncheon” on March 6. Dignitaries from across the county attended and enjoyed a delicious meal …

UPDATE: Missing Hemingway man home UPDATED

Monday, March 16, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A Hemingway man that has been missing since March 9, is now home. Darlin Dariel Vindel-Martinez of Hemingway was last seen on Monday afternoon …

Pedestrian struck by vehicle

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 11:00 a.m.

A Williamsburg County man was struck and killed by a vehicle Friday night.

Ordinance establishes accident recovery fees

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 11:00 a.m.

In October 2014, Williamsburg County Council passed an ordinance providing for accident recovery of costs by fees from users of fire protection by …

Lady Tigers team captain receives athletic honors

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 10:45 a.m.

DIAMOND MCFADDEN HAS surpassed the 1,000 point mark at Hemingway High School. As shooting guard, Diamond has scored 1,302 points and led the team in …

Lowcounty Chapter of American Red Cross names Trefny as board member

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 10:45 a.m.

The Lowcountry Chapter of the American Red Cross recently announced the newest members of its board of directors, Dr. Frank Trefny, M.D. “The …

D. P. Cooper Charter School’s parenting workshops

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 10:45 a.m.

On January 14, D. P. Cooper Charter School’s Title I Parent Academy held a workshop entitled, Who’s in Control? Establishing Authority as a Parent. …

Jamie Smith of Edward Jones receives Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor® Designation

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 10:45 a.m.

Jamie Smith of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Kingstree has achieved the professional designation of Chartered Retirement Planning …

Take a trip - bond with the kids UPDATED

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 11:00 a.m.

Building trust while providing an avenue for experience can be accomplished in many ways. One way is to combine volunteerism with action and a group …

Lake City Community Theatre to present “Curtains” UPDATED

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 11:00 a.m.

Actors with the Lake City Community Theatre were rehearsing late into Sunday evening for the stage production of “Curtains.” The actors include four …

Kingstree and Lake City Palmetto Primary Care Centers join Carolinas Medical Alliance

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 11:00 a.m.

The former two Palmetto Primary Care Centers located in Kingstree and Lake City are now Carolinas Medical Alliance – Kingstree Primary Care and …

Salters man struck and killed on Highway 52 UPDATED

Saturday, March 7, 2015 11:31 a.m.

A Williamsburg County man was struck and killed by a vehicle Friday night. Around 10:00 pm Harold Woods 56, of Salters was walking in the north-bound lane of Highway 52 near Old Gapway Road when he was hit by the car. According to Deputy Coroner William Horton, Woods was pronounced dead at the scene. Horton also said the driver of the car called …

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