Fourth grader recognized for perfect score

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:01 a.m.

It’s not very often a third grader makes a perfect score on the PASS test but it can be done and one young man who is a student at the Williamsburg …

Gilder hired as Williamsburg Regional Hospital CFO

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 10:30 a.m.

Kevin S. Gilder was named Williamsburg Regional Hospital’s CFO on August 11. “We welcome Kevin Gilder as our new CFO,” said hospital CEO Sharon …

C.E. Murray’s welcomes new team members

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 10:30 a.m.

Sheriff’s deputy involved in fatal collision

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A collision between a Williamsburg County Sheriff’s deputy’s vehicle and a man driving a moped is under investigation. According to a statement issued by Williamsburg County Sheriff Office, on August 14, at approximately 10:15 p.m. a deputy was responding to a call when he collided with a moped driven by Edward Goodman, 56, of Williamsburg County. …

District schools received academic achievement recognition from the South Carolina Department of Education

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The South Carolina Department of Education in partnership with the Education Oversight Committee, submitted to school districts, during the month of …

Local author shares journey

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 9:45 a.m.

When Williamsburg County native Abe Henryhand was five years old he and his brother Lincoln were literally left to fend for themselves. The two would …

Two-car crash sends three to hospital

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 10:00 a.m.

A two-car crash on Monday, August 25, sent three people to the hospital. According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, a Buick and a pickup were …

Wiiliamsburg County 4-H designates September as 2014-2015 kick off month

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Williamsburg County 4-H is excited to announce that September is the kick off month for the 2014-2015 4-H club year! Williamsburg County 4-H has four …

New officers, codes enforcement officer introduced UPDATED

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:00 a.m.

The Kingstree Police Department (KPD) is planning several community minded projects that include an elderly check and support program and a mentoring …

Kingstree natives partner with the Housing Authority of Kingstree for back-to-school celebration and supply giveaway

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 10:37 a.m.

In an effort to expand our scope of service to the community, the Coalition for Teens Helping Teens, Polished Pearls Leadership Seminars for Teen …

High School Football UPDATED

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 10:37 a.m.

Man dies in head-on collision UPDATED

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:00 a.m.

A Florence County man was killed in a two-car crash on August 22, on the Manning Highway. James E. Hunter, 66, of Florence, died as a result of his injuries according to Williamsburg County Deputy Coroner William Horton, III. The crash occurred around 2:55 p.m.

Williamsburg Academy students attend conference

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 10:37 a.m.

Students from a local school recently attended the South Carolina Independent School Association Junior High Summer Leadership Conference, held in …

X marks the end of local trees UPDATED

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:00 a.m.

Several oak trees that line a portion of Jackson Street in Kingstree have been marked with a big, bright orange X. The mark identifies the tree for …

Suspects sought in burglary UPDATED

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:00 a.m.

Williamsburg County investigators are seeking the public’s help in identifying suspects wanted in connection to an August 20, burglary. Two suspects …

Lights, camera, action at Kenneth Gardner Elementary

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 10:36 a.m.

Kenneth Gardner Elementary is “reeling” in the new school year with the “Lights, Camera, Lead” theme. Students were met on their first day of school …

State Senate District 32 Special Election

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:09 a.m.

Voters are encouraged to get out and vote in the State Senate District 32 Special Election. Ronnie Sabb, SC Representative for District 101 and …

Suspects sought in burgalry UPDATED

Sunday, August 24, 2014 4:33 p.m.

Williamsburg County investigators are seeking the public's help in identifying suspects wanted in connection to an August 20, burglary. Two suspects …

Students graduate from WTC Practical Nursing program UPDATED

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 9:00 a.m.

Twenty students in the Williamsburg Technical College (WTC) Practical Nursing (PN) program received their nursing pins and certificates of completion …

Dash Pass authorizes homeowners’ re-entry after emergency event

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:45 a.m.

Scenario 1:

Man dies in single car crash

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:00 a.m.

A Lake City man died of injuries he sustained in a crash in Williamsburg County. According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, around 3:10 a.m. on August 16, William I. Newby, 37, of Lake City, was traveling west on New Zion Road in a 2006 Toyota Camry when his vehicle struck a ditch. Newby was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. …

SCAC elects two new board members and reelects four board members to four-year terms (2015-18)

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:15 a.m.

The SCAC elected W.B. Wilson, Williamsburg County Councilmember, to a four-year term (2015-18) on the Association’s Board of Directors. The SCAC …

Hemingway native follows dream

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:30 a.m.

We talk and dream of a thriving successful economy with job opportunities in our county, so that our children are able to go off to college and come …

Sculpture captures local farm

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:00 a.m.

The good things happening at the Williams Vineyard and Farm in Nesmith have extended nationally and in April, the farm was one of 10 African American …

Banded mourning doves provide vital information to biologists UPDATED

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 9:45 a.m.

Since 2003, the SC Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Section and other partners have taken part in a long-term, multi-state banding project of …

Local county officials graduate from the Institute of Government for County Officials

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Forty-five county officials, including two local officals graduated on August 5, from Levels I and II of the Institute of Government for County …

Hundreds gather to honor McGill

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 9:58 a.m.

Kingstree’s own Lt. Gov. John Yancey McGill was honored August 14, during a reception held at Santee Electric Cooperative Conference Center. Hundreds …

“Guardians of the Galaxy”

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 11:00 a.m.

The Guardians of the Galaxy come from the same Marvel universe as The Avengers. But it doesn’t take five solo movies to get us to the big team-up …

Man charged with attempted murder

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 11:15 a.m.

Dwayne Brown has turned himself into law enforcement after being sought by South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Office …

D.P. Cooper Charter School board members

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 11:00 a.m.

D.P. Cooper Charter School’s board members are ready to begin the new school year. Dr. Kerry D. Singleton, principal of D.P. Cooper Charter School, …

Upcoming Events
Poll
 Latest News
Print Ads
Latest Videos


The News

© 2014 The News an Evening Post Industries company. All Rights Reserved.

Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Parental Consent Form.