Jasper County Newswire (Page 3)

Jasper County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jasper County, SC. (Page 3)

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  1. Jurors convict Dylann Roof on all counts in church slayingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    ... of them while alive. Those pictures included the Rev. Clementa Pinckney, 41, Emanuel AME's pastor and a Jasper County state senator; Myra Thompson, 59, who taught Bible study that night - the same night she was licensed to preach; Cynthia Hurd, 54, ...

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  2. Proposed Jasper charter school hopes students will reach for starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    ... county and region, said Sandra Chavez, who has worked in the Beaufort County School District and was on the Jasper County schools CATE advisory team. She said the committee has reached out to Jasper County superintendent Donald Andrews and Karen ...

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  3. Beaufort-Jasper ACE will stay open through 2018-19, school boards decideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... night to approve the agreement for the joint technical school following its closed-door, executive session. Jasper County's school board approved the agreement on Monday. The board did not reveal details of its new plans for the school's operation ...

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  4. Lowcountry organization aims to stop impaired drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | WMBF

    The Jasper County Trust Coalition, which stands for 'teaching and reaching until safety triumphs' has been active since earlier this year, and has already put some strategies in place. Safety checkpoints are their main focus right now, and it's part of a three-part plan to decrease drunk driving.

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  5. Suspect in Hardeeville armed robbery gets away with cashRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Island Packet

    The suspect, described as an African American man, was wearing camouflage jacket with a hood, blue jeans and a mask when he robbed Coastal Florist at gunpoint on Whyte Hardee Boulevard around 7:45 p.m., according to a City of Hardeeville news release. Anyone with information about the man's identity may call the Hardeeville Police Department at 843-784-2233 or Jasper County Dispatch at 843-784-6668.

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  6. Hardeeville police seek armed robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | WMBF

    ... o 180 pounds. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hardeeville Police Department at 843-784.2233 or Jasper County dispatch at 843.784.6668.

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  7. Committee proposes new charter school in Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | WMBF

    There could be a new school choice for parents in Jasper County after a new committee submitted a letter of intent to the Charter School District. The committee, Polaris Tech, is hoping to have the school opened by Fall 2018.

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  8. Ridgeland family lights up Christmas for a causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    ... in a workshop. It's grown not only to be a family tradition, but one of the most favorite traditions in Jasper County. "We changed a few lights around and added to them," Chelsea Brendlen said. "We got a few new displays, we started switching them ...

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  9. Unemployment may be shrinking a " but so is Beaufort Countya s labor forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... business closures on Hilton Head Island following Hurricane Matthew, says LCOG planning director Ginnie Kozak. Jasper County's labor force also decreased nearly 5 percent, from about 12,000 in July to 11,400 in October. Nationwide, "unemployment ...

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  10. New charter school proposed for Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    ... learning model." Sandra Chavez, who has worked in the Beaufort County School District and was on the Jasper County School District CATE advisory team, said Monday the focus will be on six career clusters: aerospace, informational technology, health ...

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  11. Our neighbors in Jasper County making great stridesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    ... of repatriation of tax dollars back to this area. Finally, I received a beautiful letter from a good friend in Jasper County. She spoke to me about her son who has recently come onto the SCDOT team. Instead of returning to college, he is taking his ...

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  12. A new charter school hopes to raise the bar on education in Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | The Island Packet

    A new charter school in Jasper County could offer parents more than just another alternative to the area's failing public schools, a group of local educators and professionals say. The proposed Polaris Tech, which has filed letters of intent with the South Carolina Public Charter School District, would offer a hands-on, project-oriented curriculum to help train middle- and high-school students for careers in the area's growing industries, such as aviation and the future Jasper Ocean Terminal , steering committee members said this week.

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  13. SC Highway Patrol investigating wreck on U.S. Highway 17 near Temptations nightclubRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | WMBF

    The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating after a wreck with injuries near the Temptations nightclub on U.S. Highway 17 in Jasper County.

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  14. Hardeeville PD seek suspect in hotel armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... requesting a room then fled to a white Honda CRV and drove away, the release said. Around 2 a.m. on Wednesday, Jasper County Sheriff's Office deputies apprehended two of the suspects in the Wagon Branch community, the release said. We've got you ...

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  15. St. Helena Island man dies in Jasper County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Island Packet

    A St. Helena Island man died as the result of a single-vehicle crash on S.C. 462 in Jasper County on Tuesday. According to the Ridgeland Police Department, Alford, the driver, lost control of a Ford E550 van that overturned on the highway near the Golda Drive intersection.

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  16. Sun City man sends care packages for Jasper County troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    Courtesy of Dale Dietz Sun City's Dale Dietz sends care packages to troops year-round. He sent packages to six Hardeeville residents last year and hopes to expand the initiative to include all of Jasper County.

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  17. Lattimore helps feed 900 on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    Liz Bloom/Jasper County Sun Times Marcus Lattimore carries green beans to the buffet; he said the pot was heavier than expected. He has served meals in Jasper County for three years.

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  18. We have fallen asleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    ... neighborhood swings helped a lot. Last but not least, a trip up to Ridgeland to tour The Boys & Girls Club of Jasper County was the final blow. As his 8-year-old sister read John chapter 3, the eyes could not remain open. The energy supply zeroed ...

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  19. Former USC & NFL player serves Thanksgiving meals in LowcountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... favorites like shrimp and grits. Lattimore originally from upstate South Carolina says he reached out to Jasper County because he saw a need based on the county's socioeconomic standing. "It's fun for 1, and sometimes we forget how good we have it. ...

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  20. Pickup truck driver in fatal head-on collision that killed WTOC's Don Logana charged with felony DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | WMBF

    ... of waiving an extradition hearing, granting his extradition to South Carolina and into the custody of the Jasper County Sheriff's Office, or to request a hearing in front of a Superior Court judge. Judge Abbot proceeded by saying, "You were brought ...

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