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Since January 21, 2020, there have been 22,322,956 total cases of COVID-19 and over 373,000 deaths. South Carolina has been in the top tier for daily cases in the United States. In order to combat the deadly virus, a massive vaccination program is underway. As of January 12, over 25 million …

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End-of-Course testing is a requirement of the South Carolina Department of Education for students currently enrolled in semester one classes f…

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The Internal Revenue Service’s Criminal Investigation Division (IRS-CI) is warning South Carolina taxpayers about a new wave of COVID-19-relat…

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Taking pride in your community can make a lasting impact to the quality of life. The Waccamaw Economic Opportunity Council, Inc. (EOC) is host…

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Williamsburg County officials took the oath of office during several ceremonies spread over the course of three days.  On January 2, Probate C…

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In order to keep everyone safe during the pandemic, changes in the way we do government business have taken place. Williamsburg County Governm…

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Daily COVID testing at Williamsburg County Health Department, 520 Thurgood Marshall Hwy., Suite A, Kingstree, January 11-15, from 9 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

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 The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is providing regular updates for COVID-19 testing opportunity at the…

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The South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) will accept applications for hemp farming permits for the 2021 growing season from Jan. 1 …

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Retired Army Colonel David Tisdale was honored to receive the Daughters of the American Revolution “Good Citizen Award” in 1957 at Williamsbur…

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• Wear blue clothing in support of law enforcement.

• Send a card of support to your local police department or state agency.

• Share a story about a positive law enforcement experience on social media.

• Ask children in your community to write letters in support of law enforcement.

• Participate in Project Blue Light - Proudly display your blue light in support of law enforcement.

• Organize an event or a rally in support of your law enforcement officers.

• Advertise your support through local media outlets/billboards.

• Post the public service announcement supplied by C.O.P.S. to your organization’s webpage or social media pages.

• Coordinate and/or participate in a Blue Blood Drive.

     Most importantly, if you see a police officer, thank a police officer.

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In order to keep everyone safe during the pandemic, changes in the way we do government business have taken place.

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Miss Clemson USA Madalyn Ard will compete for Miss South Carolina next year. Her platform is domestic violence. She was recently guest speaker…

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The Great Conjunction, also known as the Christmas Star or the Star of Bethlehem, was witnessed across the evening sky last week. The planetar…

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“Greenland” was supposed to get a big theatrical release as recently as August. I remember seeing trailers for the film before “Unhinged,” the…

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Statewide Youth Deer Day on all private lands and certain WMAs* will occur after the regular deer season, on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021.

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There’s nothing better than a brand new pair of sneakers. A group of youngsters were treated to a kaleidoscope of colorful kicks during a spec…

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Since January 2020, U.S. citizens have been living under an ominous cloud. Because of the COVID-19 virus, America has suffered nearly 17 milli…

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Kingstree Town Council voted on a motion to suspend second reading of a tree protection ordinance on private property during their December 14…

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A special meal for our elders was made special by the Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Office. On Thursday, December 10, 2020, the Sheriff’s Offi…