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Leon "Sam" Nickens was born on Feb. 28, 1943, to the late James and Alice Davis Nickens in Allendale County.
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Nina J. Wright
Nina Jonetta Wright, 33, was born in Allendale on Jan. 13, 1980. She was the second of four children and the second daughter born to Diane Wright and the late John L. Wright.
Memorial honors those killed in action
As millions prepare to enjoy a day off and three-day weekend, a group of locals gathered at Veterans Memorial Park to remember those who gave their lives so others can enjoy such freedoms.
Teamwork providing the way for jobs
The SouthernCarolina Alliance region, which includes Barnwell County, celebrated its successes in the job creation category last week.
Literacy with a side of lemonade
Sharonda Priester waves at the camera as she prepares for her April 28 Lemonade and Literacy event at the Common Grounds Coffee Shop.
Williams ready to make mark at Newberry College
Born and raised in Barnwell, Williams has an older brother and sister, and is currently a senior at Newberry College.
Lake Wylie Pilot
SC man sentenced to life in prison in cocaine case
A Barnwell man found with cocaine, guns and hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash at his home has been sentenced to life in prison.
Community Calendar - May 8, 2013
Exercise Program The Arthritis Foundation will hold a free exercise program for people with arthritis, fibromyalgia, and lupus every Wednesday and Friday through May 24 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Generations Unlimited Senior Center.
D19 given FOIA request for 2013-14 budget
A written Freedom of Information Act request has been sent to Barnwell District 19 after two verbal requests for 2013-14 budget information were denied.
Barnwell High golf takes region
Not to be outdone by the softball and girls soccer team, the Barnwell High golf team also came away as Region 5A champions.
D29 revises board election policy
Following last month's close election, the Williston District 29 School Board revised their board election policy.
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Red Cross to Hold 7th Annual Heroes Jr. Golf Outing
Golf Outing to be held this Memorial Day, May 27 at Houndslake Country Club in Aiken.
Pastor's Column - May 1, 2013
Over the past three years I've served as Methodist pastor here, I've ridden my bicycle across a lot of Barnwell County.
D-45 school plans focus on student achievement
Barnwell School District 45 principals presented updates to each school's strategic plan during the regular board meeting April 25.
How safe is the county?
In 2011, Barnwell County's violent crime rate was higher than the state as a whole, according to a report published by the State Law Enforcement Division in March.
Fire destroys Williston store
In the early morning hours of April 27, Willsiton firefighters got a call they never want to get - a fire in a large commercial building.
D-HEC offers free Potassium Iodide pills
News 12, is on your side with what counties in our area are offering the dose and why you might need it.
Rentals - April 24, 2013
House for Rent: 3BR / 1.5 BA, good location, $750/month, $750 security deposit, call 507-3967 B 3cc 05-08-13 ______________________________ 2BR / 1BA, C/H/A, 10 miles out, Barnwell School District 45, $200/dep, if interested call 541-6098 or 671-0492 B 2tp 05-01-13 ______________________________For Rent: 135 Jefferson Street, 3BR / 2BA, C/H/A, ... (more)