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. Suspect in Ridgeland homicide turns himself inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | WMBF

    Rashad Battiste turned himself in to the Jasper County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday.

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  2. SLED, Jasper County Sheriff's Office searching for murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | WMBF

    The Jasper County Sheriff's Office and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division are searching for a man they believe killed a 37-year-old man on Sunday morning. Witnesses said Fletcher and 33-year-old Rashad Battiste got into a fight at a birthday party, when Battiste pulled out a gun and shot him.

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  3. Homicide investigation underway in RidgelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | WMBF

    Units with the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and the Jasper County Sheriff's Office both responded and are actively processing the scene.

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  4. Husband charged with killing wife in Jasper County shootingRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2015 | The Star

    Authorities say a 45-year-old man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of his wife in Jasper County. Jasper County deputies told media outlets that Tyrone Young was arrested Thursday afternoon, not long after his wife was killed near Ridgeland.

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  5. Bluffton hearts & dartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    ... need to give their concerns the careful consideration they deserve. U.S. Rep. James Clyburn recently met with Jasper County Councilman Marty Sauls and county administrator Andy Fulghum to discuss ways he can support the exit's development. The plan ...

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  6. Clyburn, Jasper County officials talk Exit 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    Jasper County Councilman Marty Sauls and county administrator Andy Fulghum recently met with U.S. Rep. James Clyburn in Beaufort to discuss development and funding of Interstate 95 Exit 3 in southern Jasper County. "It would have many benefits to Jasper County as well as regionally, but the most important is economic development, job creation, capital investment and making our county more attractive to national and international companies looking for qualified workforce," Sauls said.

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  7. Victim in Ridgeland fatal shooting ID'ed, one man arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | WMBF

    Jasper County's Coroner confirmed 46-year-old Lakicia Young of Bluffton, was shot and killed Thursday afternoon. Jasper County Sheriff's Office arrested her husband Tyrone Young after he was shooting at another man near Cooler's Grocery Exxon Station off Highway 462.

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  8. Equipped with a plan: State, local agencies conduct hurricane exercisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    Members of the Community Emergency Response Team volunteer Wednesday as hurricane evacuees who are transported from Beaufort County to a shelter in Jasper County as part of a preparedness exercise. Beaufort County Parks and Leisure Services staff give a resident a packet of hurricane preparedness information during a "Points of Distribution" drill Wednesday in Sun City.

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  9. Okatie man charged with murder in Ridgeland shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    Tyrone Young, 46, of Okatie was charged with attempted murder, murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. The Jasper County Sheriff's Office is investigating a Thursday fatal shooting near the Cooler Grocery store/Old House Road area of Ridgeland.

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  10. Person in custody after fatal shooting in RidgelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | WMBF

    Law enforcement officials have confirmed a fatal shooting off Highway 462 in Salzburg, near Ridgeland, and they now have one person in custody. Jasper County Coroner confirmed a female victim with a gunshot wound was found in another location.

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  11. Jasper County Sheriff's Office investigating fatal shooting in RidgelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | WMBF

    Police have confirmed a fatal shooting off Highway 462 in Salzburg, near Ridgeland. Jasper County Coroner confirmed a female victim with a gunshot wound was found in another location.

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  12. Hurricane reversal drill held in the LowcountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | WMBF

    ... come. As part of the training, a Palmetto Breeze bus transported volunteers from Beaufort County to the inland Jasper County makeshift shelter, and Red Cross employees rehearsed the registration process of getting evacuees acquainted with shelter ...

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  13. S.C. lawmakers had clear orders from publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    ... lead to increased prosecution of their exploiters. This is not a huge problem in Beaufort County, but folks in Jasper County have reported to me personally what they have seen, and it is not something we should let slide. We have given the ...

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  14. Jasper County teacher of the year 'still in the moment'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    Though the instructional duties of a teacher extend far past the hours of a regular school day, to many students, this time is valued for years to come. To show appreciation for faculty and staff who excel beyond the call of duty, he Jasper County School District recently honored its employees of the year and named Ridgeland Elementary School teacher Nyree Simmons as the 2015 teacher of the year.

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  15. One hospitalized in crash near county lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    ... Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is investigating the cause of the crash. Other agencies on the scene included Jasper County Sheriff's Office and the Hardeeville Fire Department. Comments are welcome, so long as they are civil. A Facebook account is ...

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  16. JCSO investigating fatal shooting on Clover Circle in RidgelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | WMBF

    The Jasper County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal shooting that took place Wednesday on Clover Circle in Ridgeland. The Jasper County coroner said 32-year-old Jeremiah Wilson was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  17. Dorchester County officials push to roll back environmental regulations to spur job growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | WMBF

    ... "This bill effects economic development." "You could see other counties like Erie County or Beaver County or Jasper County that are now trying to get out of the same regulations that have been upheld for the last 35 years in the state of South ...

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  18. A kidnapping, shooting death and a violent home invasion occur near Hampton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Hampton County Guardian

    Raquan Smart, of Lodge Road, Garnett, was arrested by Jasper County Sheriffs after a domestic disturbance between Smart and a woman became violent. Smart struck the woman and her mother after a verbal altercation.

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  19. Some seniors face future as 'elder orphans'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    Genelle B. Williams/Jasper County Sun Times Ridgeland Senior Center offers activities, exercise classes, health information and more. Council on Aging director Kathy Hightower said only about 15 percent of Jasper County's seniors utilize the programs.

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  20. Data show top employers, jobs in Beaufort and Jasper countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    ... Carolina's rate stayed at 6.7 percent from March to April. Beaufort County rose from 5.6 to 5.8 percent and Jasper County dropped from 5.4 to 5.3 percent. The state unemployment agency head, however, said the number of people working in South ...

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