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Two suspects arrested in heroin bust UPDATED

Monday, February 23, 2015 4:20 p.m.

Two Williamsburg County residents were arrested February 19, in connection with an ongoing drug investigation in Williamsburg County in which 6,000 …

Law enforcement searching for missing teen UPDATED

Friday, February 20, 2015 4:35 p.m.

Williamsburg County Sheriff's Office and other law enforcement agencies are searching for a missing teen. Shannon Miller, 14, of Kingstree was last …

Ranking qualifies hospital for project

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 10:45 a.m.

Williamsburg Regional Hospital is one of eight hospitals selected to receive technical assistance for an on-site consultation project sponsored by the Small Rural Hospital Transitions (SRHT) Project.

Sentencing date set for former Sheriff UPDATED

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 10:50 a.m.

The fate of former sheriff Michael Johnson will be announced next month. On March 11, Federal Judge Terry Wooten will hold a sentencing hearing. …

Dr. Raymond K. Allen partners with McLeod Physician Associates UPDATED

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

Dr. Raymond K. Allen of Kingstree Family Medicine has partnered with McLeod Physician Associates. Effective February 1, Dr. Allen and Physician …

Knuckles and Stumps: Crapemyrtles continue to fall victim to poor pruning practices UPDATED

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

Let the slaughter begin. It’s February and that means the trimming saws will be out on full force. So watch out Crapemyrtles - they are coming for …

‘Tomlinson Oh Tomlinson’

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 10:45 a.m.

Tomlinson High School

Hemingway M. B. Lee Middle School’s Future Business Leaders of America members attended conference

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 10:45 a.m.

The Hemingway M. B. Lee Middle School’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) members attended the District III Leadership Conference at West …

Prices up at the pump UPDATED

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

There’s no doubt drivers have noticed the price of gas has inched up over the last week or so. After prices hit a six-year low in January, gas at some local stations has hit the $2 per gallon mark.

SEC CEO announces retirement UPDATED

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

While some people work as long as they can, others work as long as they should. Floyd Keels has chosen to live by the latter. After 17 years as CEO …

Williamsburg County farmers and ranchers share “Farm Life”

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 10:45 a.m.

A record number of attendees met recently for the annual South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation (SCFB) Young Farmer and Rancher Conference. …

Vietnam veteran recalls firefight

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

Marine Corps Lt. Patrick Cleburne McClary, III paid a visit to Williamsburg Academy where he delivered a powerful message to sixth through 12th grade …

Fiscal stability, public safety topics of State of County Address

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

Continued effort to strengthen local government, community and the economy was the theme of the seventh annual State of the County Address presented …

Smunk inducted into Golf Hall of Fame

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

Bill Smunk’s father might hardly believe it. The boy who grew up learning the game playing with drill instructors on Parris Island is now one of only …

Dr. Samuel David Chandler, DDS UPDATED

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 10:00 a.m.

Dr. Samuel David Chandler has an estimated birth year of 1895 - 1905 and passed away on July 7, 1944, after a short illness and treatment at his …

Depot empty as town searches for restaurateur UPDATED

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 10:00 a.m.

The Kingstree Railroad Depot, a beautiful centerpiece of the downtown area is back on the lease market. In March 2011, Earl Williams, who named it …

WTC Hires New VP for Student Affairs UPDATED

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 10:00 a.m.

Williamsburg Technical College recently hired Dr. Leron Peterkin as Vice President for Student Affairs. Peterkin comes to WTC after serving for 20 …

Gordon retires from Williamsburg Regional Hospital UPDATED

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 10:00 a.m.

Betty Elizabeth White Gordon was born October 23, 1940, in Williamsburg County, the daughter of the late Adam and Hester McFadden. “As I recollect, I …

Inmate artwork evokes memories of days gone by

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

The life of an inmate is set to order and routine with little private time. However, there are programs that provide a measure of relief from the …

Board member questions payment to group

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 10:30 a.m.

The Williamsburg County Board of Trustees was presented information about an ongoing initiative called Encore. Encore technology group provides …

Career fair piques kids’ interest

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 10:30 a.m.

What do I want to be when I grow up? Deciding on a career can be complex so the earlier one begins to consider what path he or she might take the …

Harvard graduate a native of Kingstree

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 10:15 a.m.

Kingstree native Donny James recently graduated from Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government’s Public Policy and Leadership program …

First Williamsburg County honoree on the SC AT&T African American History Calendar

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 10:15 a.m.

Born in Darlington County on April 17, 1911, I. DeQuincey Newman was the son of of the Rev. Meloncy Charles Newman and Charlotte Elizabeth Morris …

Board revisits role Willowglen played in “F” grade UPDATED

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 10:15 a.m.

During the Williamsburg County School District Board of Trustees’ January 26, meeting the topic of Willowglen Academy, a residential facility whose students are registered with the district was discussed. Board chair Alfred Darby asked district director of administration Glen Kennedy to explain the relationship between Willowglen and the school …

Millie “Mama” White celebrates 100 years

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 10:15 a.m.

Family and friends gathered on January 10, at the Greeleyville Kennedy Center to celebrate the 100th birthday of Ms. Millie “Mama” White. The …

What do low oil prices mean for investors?

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 10:15 a.m.

As you’ve no doubt noticed, your trips to the gas station have been a lot more pleasant these past several months. There’s not much doubt that low …

Loose and leashless UPDATED

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 10:15 a.m.

It never fails; you’re taking a leisurely stroll around the neighborhood when the barking of a dog shatters the quiet. What’s worse is the four- …

Musier Sworn in as Sheriff UPDATED

Thursday, January 29, 2015 10:45 a.m.

On Thursday morning, Williamsburg County Sheriff Dudley Musier was officially sworn-in by Circuit Court Judge George James. The ceremony took place …

Godwin designs winning food plot

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:00 a.m.

Williamsburg County 4-H congratulated county winner Billy Godwin for the 2014-2015 Wildlife Food Plot Project. Godwin is the son of Will and Nicole …

Serving the people better with the help of the USDA

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:00 a.m.

A fleet of city trucks, fire trucks, police cars, a street sweeper and other equipment lined up in the parking lot of the Kingstree Parks and …

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