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The FDA is warning that taking higher than recommended doses of the common over-the-counter (OTC) allergy medicine Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can lead to serious heart problems, seizures, coma, or even death. FDA is aware of news reports of teenagers ending up in emergency rooms or dying aft…

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During Williamsburg County Council’s September 15, meeting water was a topic of deep conversation. Water projects have been a county-wide focu…

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Williamsburg County Supervisor Dr. Tiffany Wright was thrilled when an auditor announced the county had a Standard & Poor’s A- credit rati…

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An additional absentee poll in Hemingway may be possible. The topic was discussed during a September 16, meeting of the Williamsburg County Vo…

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The Kingstree Lions Club is currently working with other District 32C Clubs to secure usable glasses for a special Lions Recycle for Sight Pro…

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It’s not often you see lifelong friends become business owners. It’s even better when they celebrate 10 years together. Rachael Atkinson and R…

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If you’re driving from the south on Highway 52 into Kingstree, you’ll first be introduced to an old gas station and then the Lamar Nathaniel J…

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The Williamsburg HomeTown Chamber recognized Connie’s Bakery as the August Image Award Winner. Owner Connie Dozier and her business have becom…

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A crash on Morrisville Road resulted in a fatality. According to South Carolina Highway Patrol Corporal Sonny Collins, on September 4, around …

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It was there so why not. Shaniqua and Terrance Hayward-Davis celebrated their grand opening of Mason Bar and Grill at 109 N. Main Street in He…

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Each September 11, communities across the United States commemorate the lives lost during the 2001 terrorist attacks that took place on Americ…

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Members of Delta Tau Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc., Kingstree, received a donation of 500 masks from a grant application to Habi…

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Law enforcement is searching for suspects involved in an attempted robbery that left three victims shot. According to a press release issued b…

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There’s a new sign on the cotton gin located just south of Kingstree. Humphrey Coker Seed Company​ owners D. Brown and ​Keith Gill purchased t…

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Betty Matthews passes balloons to her mother Alcess Fulton who is a resident of Carlyle Senior Center in Kingstree. On Wednesday, August 26, M…

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In 2014, The News highlighted a group of men that congregated in a corner of McDonald’s in Kingstree. The article described their efforts to h…

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The South Carolina Highway Patrol is reporting a fatal crash that occurred Sunday evening. On August 23, at approximately 9:30 p.m. the driver…

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After a setback in construction, the future Williamsburg County Fire/EMS building is heading toward completion. The current building located a…

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Local Broker-In-Charge Diane Boyd is excited. Her children and grandchildren are coming home for an extended visit. She and husband Alton have…

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Covid-19 delayed Pam Davis’ grand opening of her restaurant on Academy Street in Kingstree but it was worth the wait. Nearly four months later…

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To help support the state’s evolving workforce that’s been uprooted due to COVID-19, the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce’s (DEW) L…