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Ex-Williamsburg sheriff gets 30 months in prison

Tuesday, March 31, 11:00 a.m.

On March 25, Federal Judge Terry Wooten sentenced former Williamsburg County Sheriff Michael Johnson to 30 months in jail. The sentence for conspiring in a felony white collar fraud was on the low...

Celebrating a second chance

Tuesday, March 31, 11:00 a.m.

Haley White has stared death in the face and lived to tell the tale. Her recovery from MRSA was recently celebrated at Doodle Buzz Academy in Williamsburg County.

SC Senate panel approves closing loophole on moped DUIs

Tuesday, March 31, 6:05 p.m.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A Senate panel moved Tuesday to close a loophole in South Carolina law that seems to allow moped operators to drive while intoxicated.

Hammet sues town and town manager

Tuesday, March 31, 11:05 a.m.

Chalmers M. Hammet, Sr. has filed a lawsuit against the Town of Kingstree and Kingstree Town Manager Dan Wells (as a individual). The lawsuit, which was filed by Lofton & Lofton of Charleston, cited...

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WTC Foundation hosts book signing, reading

Tuesday, March 31, 10:30 a.m.

Area authors were welcomed to the Williamsburg Technical College refurbished library recently to autograph and read portions of their works to students, employees and visitors.

Know your rights presented by law enforcement

Tuesday, March 31, 10:30 a.m.

On March 14, the Brotherhood Ministry of Siloam Missionary Baptist Church, in conjunction with local law enforcement agencies, presented a seminar entitled “Know your rights under the law.”

Williamsburg County celebrates National Week of the Young Child

Tuesday, March 31, 10:30 a.m.

Williamsburg County First Steps has asked Williamsburg County to come together for children during the Week of the Young Child™ (April 12 through April18).

Young Farmers and Ranchers awarded during SC Farm Bureau contest

Tuesday, March 31, 10:30 a.m.

Two South Carolina young farm couples have been named South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation (SCFB) Young Farmer and Rancher award winners for the 2015-16 year. Wes and Amanda Woodard of Darlington...

Community News

Community & Faith, April 1

Tuesday, March 31, 9:47 a.m.

Program - Lady Christ-N-Ty Youth Ministry sponsors youth programs every second...

Upcoming Events, April 1

Tuesday, March 31, 10:01 a.m.


Upcoming Events, Mar. 25

Tuesday, March 24, 10:45 a.m.


Community & Faith, Mar. 25

Tuesday, March 24, 10:55 a.m.

For more community events, visit our online calendar.



Bad words and the reflection of people that use them

Tuesday, March 31, 9:00 a.m.

Controversy has reared its head again. Students in Oklahoma have used the N-word. There is outcry about how horrible this is. News shows and others decry the use of the word. Switch to a Hip-Hop...


Mandatory voting-Let’s try it

Tuesday, March 31, 9:00 a.m.

One of the inherent powers of the President is the ability to spark a big and important national debate simply by floating a new idea in a few lines in a speech.


April Fools’ Day

Tuesday, March 31, 9:45 a.m.

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