Bamberg County Newswire

Bamberg County Newswire

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  1. Spirit Creek Rd. closing for roadwork near Diamond Lakes ElementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    From 12 On Your Side Weather... The NWS has issued a Severe T-Storm Warning effective until 5:30 PM for Bamberg County in South Carolina From 12 On Your Side Weather... The NWS has issued a Severe T-Storm Warning effective until 5:30 PM for Bamberg County in South Carolina MOVING TOWARD THE CORDOVA AND ORANGEBURG AREA. THE STORM WILL LIKELY CONTAIN WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 60 MPH.

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  2. Lives at stake as county reacts to hospital demiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | People Sentinel

    Barnwell County residents along with Southern Palmetto Hospital employees were blindsided last week by news the county's only hospital would close. The closure, which took effect Jan. 21, leaves 120 people without a job and Barnwell County without a hospital.

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  3. Community reacts to sudden loss of hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | People Sentinel

    ... time Misty McCully lost her job as a nurse due to a hospital closing. She came to Barnwell's hospital after Bamberg County Hospital closed in 2012. "I've seen the impact of our hospital closure in 2012 and I just feel for the community," especially ...

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  4. Hospital in Barnwell County closing at least temporarilyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | WMBF

    ... . The hospital was ending patient services on Thursday. Joey Preston, the county administrator in neighboring Bamberg County, says it's imperative the state work with communities to provide emergency care in rural areas.

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  5. Bamberg Co. deputies also investigating church break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... e said the agency hopes to have an update Friday about the break-ins. He also says that Orangeburg County and Bamberg County are working together to figure out if all of these similar crimes are related.

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  6. Gov. Nikki Haley calls for series of education reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | District Administration

    ... to investing in the infrastructure of aging schools and building new ones. Haley, who was raised in rural Bamberg County, tapped into a familiar story about how she was educated with fewer resources than students in more affluent districts. She ...

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  7. Gov. Nikki Haley proposes investing in aging schoolsa infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Post and Courier

    ... to investing in the infrastructure of aging schools and building new ones. Haley, who was raised in rural Bamberg County, tapped into a familiar story about how she was educated with fewer resources than students in more affluent districts. She ...

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  8. Hogg Heaven's new owners look to expand menuRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | People Sentinel

    Tom and Nettie Martino are the new owners of Hogg Heaven in Barnwell as well as new Barnwell County residents. Tom Martino and his wife Nettie recently moved from New Jersey to Barnwell County so he can pursue his passion for cooking.

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  9. Company making bourbon barrels locating in Bamberg CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | The Star

    A company that makes barrels for aging bourbon and other spirits is locating in Bamberg County, creating almost 60 new jobs. Black Water Barrels LLC announced Wednesday that it is investing almost $4 million in the plant that will make barrels of white oak for bourbon.

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  10. Company making bourbon barrels investing in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Post and Courier

    A company that makes barrels for aging bourbon and other spirits is locating in Bamberg County, creating almost 60 new jobs. Black Water Barrels LLC announced Wednesday that it is investing almost $4 million in the plant that will make barrels of white oak for bourbon.

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  11. Company Making Bourbon Barrels Brings 60 Jobs to SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    A company that makes barrels for aging bourbon and other spirits is locating in Bamberg County, creating almost 60 new jobs. Company Making Bourbon Barrels Brings 60 Jobs to SC A company that makes barrels for aging bourbon and other spirits is locating in Bamberg County, creating almost 60 new jobs.

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  12. Black Water Barrels LLC opening facility in Bamberg CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    ... in Bamberg, S.C. "We are very excited for the opportunity to build our barrel manufacturing company in Bamberg County, S.C. During the process of visiting several states and counties, the people of Bamberg welcomed us with open arms. We look forward ...

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  13. Costly targets: Taxpayers foot bills for police shootings; more training needed, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... 2011 while fleeing in his truck by an officer from the Denmark Public Safety Department and a deputy from the Bamberg County Sheriff's Office. Some of the largest settlements stemmed from cases in which officers fired at fleeing suspects, often as ...

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  14. 21 Stolen Guns Among Items RecoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... the intent to distribute a controlled substance. Orangeburg deputies say they searched Etheridge's home after Bamberg County deputies were tipped off that items stolen in that county were at the home. Other items found during the arrest included ski ...

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  15. Deputies confiscate 20 weapons, nearly $30K worth of stolen goods in OrangeburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... after a joint operation on Sunday. "Investigators from both the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office and the Bamberg County Sheriff's Office went to a residence where stolen items were suspected to have been taken," sheriff Ravenell said. "These items ...

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  16. Temporary hunting closure is extendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... on state road 137 to the Charleston County line. In COLLETON COUNTY - West side boundary: beginning at the Bamberg County line on SC 61, thence southeast on SC 61 to the intersection of SC 651 (Rehobeth Rd.), thence south on SC 651 to the ...

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  17. Saturday morning updates as storms move by the CSRARead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    ... an eye on water levels. Crews are periodically checking the Langley Pond and all the siphons are working. BAMBERG COUNTY: There is some steady rain falling and a portion of Erhardt Road, three miles west of Ehrhardt, has been closed due to flooding. ...

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  18. DCSO seeking missing manRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... as a white male with brown hair and brown eyes, 5'11” and 265 pounds. He lives in Ehrhardt, in Bamberg County, but was last seen leaving a home on Central Avenue in Summerville about 11 p.m. Sept. 18. According to an incident report, Bishop's ...

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  19. ObituariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | Hampton County Guardian

    ... Monday, Sept. 21, 2015 evening in the Medical University Hospital in Charleston. Mrs. Stanley was born in Bamberg County, January 12, 1958 a daughter of the late Henry and Lila Eudelle Bazzle Sr. She was a homemaker and had attended Open Arms ...

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  20. Authorities searching for missing Bamberg County manRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | WIS-TV Columbia

    On Sunday, Dorchester County authorities were contacted by a woman who said her son had not been seen or heard of since Friday. According to the woman, she picked up Bishop's kids from his home in Bamberg County on Friday, and when she returned on Sunday to drop the kids off, Bishop was not home.

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