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Survey notes accessibility problems for voters with disabilities
When Richland County voter Dori Tempio went to cast her ballot in November's library referendum, a poll worker held the voting machine on her lap.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
New Safety Rules for S.C. Mopeds in Prefiled Bills
One bill would require all moped riders to wear reflective vests. It would also require all mopeds sold in the state to have red flashing tail lights that flash constantly while the moped is in use.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Union Daily Times
Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Memories of past Thanksgivings in The Whitty
Hello everyone and Happy Thanksgiving again. Wasn't the weather perfectly chilly for this holiday year? Umm, the fall weather, multi-colored leaves, home decorations, the food aromas drifting through the house brings back memories when our grandparents and all our aunts, uncles and cousins were all here with us.
No discrepancies in state, local audits for strong-mayor results
The precertification audits for both Richland and Lexington counties have been completed by the S.C. Election Commission for the results of Tuesday's strong-mayor referendum.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Newest registered voters live in traditionally anti-'strong mayor' districts
There were 303 more registered voters across the city on Nov. 27 than April 1 – on average, 38 new voters per month – according to numbers provided by the state election commission.
Whitmire 'decks the halls,' prepares for Christmas
With only 23 days until Christmas, the Whitmire community will soon begin kicking off its holiday season with events for all ages.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Ronnie Abrams - Whitmire
Ronald Scott "Ronnie" Abrams, Sr., 64, long-time resident of 318 Church Street in Whitmire, S.C., died Saturday, November 30, 2013 at Levine-Dickson Hospice House in Charlotte, N.C. Born in Munich, West Germany, May 9, 1949, he was a son of the late Marvin Eugene Abrams, Jr. and the late Mary Pope Brunson Vaught, and was a step-son to the late ... (more)
Fri Nov 22, 2013
1,114 Richland County ballots not counted
Howard Jackson, county election director, said the electronic ballots came from a single voting machine used by absentee voters at the election office.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Whitmire discusses future of recreation department
The number one concern of Mayor Billy Hollingsworth and Whitmire Town Council on Tuesday was financial information concerning the town's recreation department.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Newberry County Touchdown Club recognizes young men
The Newberry County Touchdown club recognized the Mid Carolina High School All County Team Monday evening as, Rashon Graham, Landon Dowd , Ty Glymph, ... The Newberry County Touchdown club recognized Corey Washington as the offensive player of the month, Mike Hopkins as the defensive player of the month... The Newberry County Touchdown club ... (more)
The Island Packet
Polls quiet for Bluffton council runoff
Failsafe: Board of Elections and Registration, 15 John Galt Road Beaufort or Board of Elections and Registration, Bluffton Annex, 61 B. Ulmer Road As of 10:30 a.m., precinct workers at the Bluffton library reported 38 voters, while 40 had cast ballots by 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The Union Daily Times
Lyles was transported to Union County Jail. - Dierris Gerard Jeter, 22, of 203 Harris St., Jonesville, was charged with third-degree assault and battery and malicious injury to property around midnight Nov. 16. According to the incident report, Jeter pushed a woman to the floor while at an address on Knitting Mill Street, Jonesville.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Island Packet
Hamilton, Raymond ready for runoff, hope to galvanize voters
Editor's note: Candidate responses on this questionnaire have been edited for space.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Mid-Carolina Middle honors veterans on 11/11
Mid-Carolina Middle held a Veterans program Monday morning on Veterans Day with almost 70 veterans.
District recognizes teachers of the year
April Session is Newberry Elementary's teacher of the year and the district's runner-up for teacher of the year.
Hagood Mill celebrates Native American traditions
In observance of Native American Heritage Month, the Pickens County Cultural Commission and the friends of the Pickens County Museum a Native American Celebration at the Hagood Mill Historic Site & Folklife Center.