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  1. Grandmother Charged After 7 Y/O With Autism Found WanderingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WLTX-TV Columbia

    An Orangeburg grandmother was charged with Unlawful Conduct Towards A Child, after her 7-year-old grandson walked up to a Hardees before 6:00AM. Grandmother Charged After 7 Y/O With Autism Found Wandering Orangeburg, SC -- An Orangeburg grandmother was charged with Unlawful Conduct Towards A Child, after her 7-year-old grandson walked up to a Hardees before 6:00AM.

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  2. Newell Clarkson, KingstreeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Kingstree News

    ... Williamsburg Funeral Home, at New Market Cemetery near Greeleyville. Mrs. Clarkson was born October 22, 1925, in Orangeburg, the daughter of the late Annie Beckwith Smith Fogle and John R. Fogle, Sr. She was a graduate of Orangeburg High School and ...

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  3. Orangeburg man arrested, charged for sharing child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WIS-TV Columbia

    David Austin Robert Gillespie was arrested by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division on Tuesday and charged with 11 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor. Authorities executed a search warrant on Gillespie's home on March 6, 2015.

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  4. Orangeburg Man Arrested On 11 Child Porn ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Orangeburg Man Arrested On 11 Child Porn Charges An Orangeburg man was arrested today on 11 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1SdqJ9Z South Carolina's Attorney General Alan Wilson announced the arrest of David Austin Robert Gillespie, 26, of Orangeburg, after members of the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force completed a forensic examination of computer-related items seized in a search warrant executed in early March.

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  5. Norfolk Southern and Operation Lifesaver team up to educate Charleston on train track safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Post and Courier

    ... idea that trespassing on railroad tracks is illegal. Trespassing incidents along the rail line from Charleston to Orangeburg is one of the central concerns of Susan Terpay, Norfolk Southern's public relations director. She said more than 10 trains ...

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  6. Aging Office hands grant to SRS retirees groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | The Star

    The South Carolina Office on Aging recently handed down a grant to the Savannah River Site Retirees Association resource center that will go toward further center development. The grant amounts to $49,520 and will help the center provide services to SRS retirees in disadvantaged outlying counties, such as Allendale and Orangeburg.

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  7. Michael Deroaknel Smith, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | FOX Carolina

    The Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office said Michael Deroaknel Smith Jr., 26, was named publicly identified as a person of interest while in bond court Thursday on unrelated charges. Smith appeared in bond court to hear his charges in connection with a police chase Wednesday.

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  8. SC State president calls on alumni to help school overcome its financial woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | WIS-TV Columbia

    As South Carolina State University continues to work itself out of financial trouble, leaders of the school are now calling on alumni for more help. SC State alumni who came in from all directions were anticipating what the president of their alma mater would have to say at a four-day convention in Orangeburg.

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  9. South Carolina gospel rap artist aims to inspire through music, ministry mindsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Star

    Submitted Photo “I Am David” is the latest CD by gospel rap artist David Dantzler Jr., who goes by his stage name Davyne. The second he could, David Dantzler Jr. broke out from his preacher-guided family and fell into a spiral of strip clubs and, as he puts it, “a life that was far from the preaching I was subjected to as a child.” The Orangeburg native began a secular rapping career under the name Davyne, during which he traveled the world, released at least 10 CDs and performed with mainstream artists including LL Cool J, Public Enemy, Lil Wayne, Mary J Blige, Young Jeezy and MC Hammer.

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  10. Brother repeatedly rapes sister, blames DSSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Post and Courier

    ... suffer from sexual abuse even after the state locked Sam up. Years later, when she lived with a foster family in Orangeburg, a neighbor forced Jane into prostitution. Neither her foster parents nor her state caseworker were paying close attention, ...

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  11. Arrested Moncks Corner man identified as person of interest in Orangeburg quadruple homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Post and Courier

    In what could be the first break in the quadruple homicide in Orangeburg County, investigators on Thursday named a Moncks Corner man with a violent criminal history a person of interest in the case. Michael “Rambo” Smith Jr., 26, of Disciple Way was arrested Tuesday on charges of third-offense possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and failure to stop for a blue light.

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  12. Orangeburg investigators name person of interest in Holly Hill murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WMBF

    The Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office has identified a person of interest in connection to the shooting deaths of four people in Holly Hill. According to the sheriff's office, 26-year-old Michael Deroaknel Smith, Jr. of Moncks Corner was named as a person of interest by First Circuit Solicitor David Pascoe on Thursday.

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  13. Guilty pleas heard in General Sessions CourtRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Newberry Observer

    ... Act not to exceed three years, suspended; one year probation. - Ollie Melvin Jr., 50, of 1366 Hill Drive NE, Orangeburg, failure to stop for a blue light, 90 days in jail, suspended; $500. - Jana Owens, 33, of 112 Arrow Shores Court, Chapin, ...

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  14. Closing Thoughts - I'll Take Joe Neal's Speech Over Jenny Horne'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Free Times

    ... after the House vote that also did not get the attention it deserves. This one was from Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter (D-Orangeburg), who said the following on WACH-TV: "We've shown here in South Carolina, shown the nation, that in spite of what y'all ...

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  15. SCSU Museum Director Opposes Temporary ClosingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... and the museum's director isn't happy about it. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1MGDGlE Orangeburg, SC (WLTX)- The I.P. Stanback Museum and Planetarium is one of nine buildings at South Carolina State University that is set to ...

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  16. Deputies Still Looking for Holly Hill MurdererRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    The Orangeburg County Sheriffs Office is still looking for the suspects in connection to the shooting in Holly Hill last Wednesday that left four dead and one hospitalized. Deputies Still Looking for Holly Hill Murderer The Orangeburg County Sheriffs Office is still looking for the suspects in connection to the shooting in Holly Hill last Wednesday that left four dead and one hospitalized.

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  17. Nearly 300 cyclists end three-day trek to benefit Alzheimera s Association in Mount PleasantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Post and Courier

    ... a triathlon club that has been training for six years, but Tedford said the last day of the ride - 99 miles from Orangeburg to Mount Pleasant - was brutal. "But when you're riding down (Highway) 17 with the police escort, it all comes together, the ...

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  18. Orangeburg says nurse is the exemplification of caringRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 19 | The Aiken Standard

    Angela Phelps has been highly blessed, and doesn't mind sharing the love she's received with the patients she serves every day. Phelps is a licensed practical nurse and the assistant director of nursing at Jolley Acres Health Care Center in Orangeburg.

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  19. Father: Holly Hill Victims Were Shot in HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Christopher Wright father of three of those victims.... 14, 17, and 8 year old warrants from 2013...said he'd trafficked crack cocaine outside of Father: Holly Hill Victims Were Shot in Head Christopher Wright father of three of those victims.... 14, 17, and 8 year old warrants from 2013...said he'd trafficked crack cocaine outside of Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1Mz3bVW Orangeburg SC - The father of three of the victims in this week's shooting inside a home in Holly Hill said several of the victims were shot in the head. Wright was arrested Thursday on drug charges which were unrelated to the killings.

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  20. SC State University to close 9 buildings to save moneyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | WMBF

    The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reports that Franklin Evans told trustees Thursday that all the buildings are heated by an old, inefficient boiler system and some have other problems. The buildings include four dorms and the I .P. Stanback Museum and Planetarium.

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