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Body cameras big subject after Charleston shooting (w/video)

Wednesday, April 15, 9:00 a.m.

Charleston has been voted the friendliest city and the number one city in the United States on more than one occasion. Charleston's historic presence and friendless was tarnished Saturday, April...

Passing the buck: “It’s the worst thing that could happen in Williamsburg County.” W. B. Wilson: Williamsburg County Councilman

Wednesday, April 15, 9:33 a.m.

Williamsburg County Council voted unanimously to pass a resolution opposing a bill and supporting the state efforts to find solutions to the funding needs of the state maintained roads and bridges...

Once in a lifetime chance slipping by for citizens

Wednesday, April 15, 9:33 a.m.

It’s now or never. That’s basically what Walt Ackerman and Lane Mixon told Williamsburg County Council regarding the need for citizens to hook up to the county’s waterlines so the bills can be paid.

Special called meeting includes budget committee meeting

Wednesday, April 15, 9:33 a.m.

A special called meeting of Kingstree Town Council was held April 6, to approve an amendment to an ordinance in regards to wastewater collection to comply with state and federal law and an ordinance...

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Matthews retires/welcomes new CEO

Wednesday, April 15, 10:00 a.m.

Kingstree Federal Savings & Loan will see a changing of the guard when Rupert B. Matthews retires this summer. Matthews is the fourth president/CEO of Kingstree Federal. In January he announced his..

How to be an “environmental” investor

Wednesday, April 15, 10:00 a.m.

Next week, we observe the 45th anniversary of Earth Day. Since its inception in 1970, Earth Day has inspired millions of people to take action to improve the environment. But the lessons of...

Hemingway students place second in Middle School Academic Challenge Division II Championship

Wednesday, April 15, 10:00 a.m.

HEMINGWAY M. B. LEE Middle School’s Academic Challenge Team finished its season with five wins and a second place finish in the Middle School Academic Challenge Division II Championship. The students...

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $1,863,811.30 in grants in 2014

Wednesday, April 15, 10:10 a.m.

The Sisters of Charity Foundation awards $1,863,811.30 to grantees addressing the root causes of poverty in South Carolina and has released its grant awards totals for 2014 in the areas of health,...

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Community & Faith, Apr. 15

Wednesday, April 15, 10:34 a.m.

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

Community & Faith, April 8

Tuesday, April 7, 2:59 p.m.

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Holy Crop! Where’s her head?

Wednesday, April 15, 12:00 p.m.

“Why did you chop off part of her head?” This question regarding the subject matter in a photograph rates second behind why a picture is blurry. The answer to this quandary is simple; it’s all about...


Hey Ba Ba Re Bop: Mt. Hope Scrolls

Wednesday, April 15, 10:15 a.m.

Hey Ba Ba Re Bop. I was listening to the 40s radio station the other day. Lionel Hampton’s Hey Ba Ba Re Bop was playing. It reminded me of an old cheer that the cheerleaders at Greeleyville High...


The Town of Kingstree

Wednesday, April 15, 11:45 a.m.

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