Clarendon County Newswire

Clarendon County Newswire

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  1. Driver killed after motor home runs off roadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... ke multiple trees, according to troopers. The driver became entrapped in the car and died at the scene. The Clarendon County Coroner has not identified the driver yet.

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  2. Midlands school board pay raise brings mixed emotions from parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WMBF

    On July 1st, a pay increase for the Clarendon County District 1 School Board went into effect. In April, the board voted in a six to two vote for the pay increase.

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  3. SCDOT reopens roads in Clarendon County closed due to October's floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The South Carolina Department of Transportation, along with Clarendon County Representative Robert Ridgeway, cut the ribbon to open the new bridge on Governor Richardson Road in Clarendon County. The South Carolina Department of Transportation, along with Clarendon County Representative Robert Ridgeway, cut the ribbon to open the new bridge on Governor Richardson Road in Clarendon County.

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  4. Trial ongoing in fatal boat crash that killed USC studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WMBF

    ... 2014, Morris crashed his boat into another boat that was sitting near Scarborough Landing on Lake Marion in Clarendon County Four people were on board the other boat, including 21 year-old Hailey Bordeaux, of Sumter. She died at the scene. Attorneys ...

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  5. Andrews man jailed on year-old charges in connection to alleged child rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Kingstree News

    ... center that same day. GCSO Public Information Officer Carrie Weaver said Cox was in the custody of the Clarendon County Detention Center before he was returned to Georgetown County. He was then charged with second-degree criminal sexual conduct with ...

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  6. Turbeville denies speed trap allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Island Packet

    ... town of Turbeville, located on a heavily traveled highway between Interstate 95 and Myrtle Beach in rural Clarendon County, is asking that a civil lawsuit alleging that it runs an illegal speed trap be dismissed. The class-action suit, first ...

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  7. McLeod Health takes over operations of Clarendon hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | WMBF

    ... to be able to ensure continued stability of health care for the families in our communities. The people of Clarendon County and beyond will benefit from the services, expertise and technology available through the resources of McLeod Health." As ...

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  8. Clarendon Health finalizes agreement with McLeod HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... obligations of Clarendon Health, which will result in a reduction of approximately eight mills in taxes for Clarendon County property owners. McLeod will operate the hospital, wellness center, nine medical practices and the Cypress Center ...

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  9. Report: Man attacked by two men who seeming needed help on roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A Clarendon County man said he was almost attacked by two men after stopping to help them near John C. Land Boat Landing in Summerton. "I was stopped by two white guys," Joseph Lemon said.

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  10. Flood recovery leaders try to jump-start 'stalled' relief effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | WMBF

    Flood recovery leaders for Sumter, Lee and Richland counties sought a way to speed up relief efforts they describe as lagging nine months after South Carolina's October floods. "I think things are stalled," exclaimed Vicki Williams, a Clarendon County resident and member of the Tri-County Long Term Recovery Group.

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  11. Class-Action Suit Filed Against South Carolina Town Over Speeding OrdinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Insurance Journal West

    A class-action lawsuit has been filed against the Clarendon County, South Carolina town of Turbeville for its practice of charging speeders under an ordinance that allows the town to keep the fines rather than the state. The State newspaper in Columbia reports the lawsuit filed by three law firms seeks nullification of Turbeville's town safety ordinance.

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  12. Flood recovery leaders try to jump-start 'stalled' relief effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Flood recovery leaders for Sumter, Lee and Richland counties sought a way to speed up relief efforts they describe as lagging nine months after South Carolina's October floods. "I think things are stalled," exclaimed Vicki Williams, a Clarendon County resident and member of the Tri-County Long Term Recovery Group.

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  13. Tiny town is a - speed trap' robbing motorists, lawsuit claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... advice: Don't speed through Turbeville. Now, a class-action suit has been filed, seeking to force the tiny Clarendon County town to nullify its "town safety" ordinance. That ordinance allows Turbeville to write traffic tickets with higher fines than ...

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  14. Tiny South Carolina town is a a speed trapa robbing motorists, lawsuit claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... advice: Don't speed through Turbeville. Now, a class-action suit has been filed, seeking to force the tiny Clarendon County town to nullify its "town safety" ordinance. That ordinance allows Turbeville to write traffic tickets with higher fines than ...

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  15. Headed to Myrtle Beach? Slow down in Turbeville - " for nowRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | South Carolina Lawyers Weekly

    A class-action lawsuit has been filed against the Clarendon County town of Turbeville for its practice of charging speeders under an ordinance that allows the town to keep the fines rather than the state. The State newspaper in Columbia reports the lawsuit filed by three law firms seeks nullification of Turbeville's town safety ordinance.

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  16. Headed to Myrtle Beach? Slow down in Turbeville - for nowRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 26 | The Star

    A class-action lawsuit has been filed against the Clarendon County town of Turbeville for its practice of charging speeders under an ordinance that allows the town to keep the fines rather than the state. The State newspaper in Columbia reported the lawsuit filed by three law firms seeks nullification of Turbeville's town safety ordinance.

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  17. Headed to Myrtle Beach? Slow down in Turbeville _ for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | The Hastings Tribune

    A class-action lawsuit has been filed against the Clarendon County town of Turbeville for its practice of charging speeders under an ordinance that allows the town to keep the fines rather than the state.

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  18. Lawsuit seeks end of practice that nabs speeders in SC townRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 26 | WBTV

    A class-action lawsuit has been filed against the Clarendon County town of Turbeville for its practice of charging speeders under an ordinance that allows the town to keep the fines rather than the state. The State newspaper in Columbia reports the lawsuit filed by three law firms seeks nullification of Turbeville's town safety ordinance.

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  19. New sheriff in town as Garrett out in Clarendon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    It's a changing of the guard in Clarendon County. After nearly a decade, the county will have a new sheriff after Tim Baxley soundly defeated incumbent Sheriff Randy Garrett.

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  20. Autopsy confirms snake bite killed SC conservationist, coroner saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... snake bite caused the death of a West Columbia man at the Santee National Wildlife Refuge over the weekend, Clarendon County Coroner Hayes Samuels said Tuesday night. Wayne Grooms, a well-regarded conservationist in the Midlands, died late Sunday ...

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