Jasper County Newswire (Page 5)

Jasper County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jasper County, SC. (Page 5)

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  1. Mother walks in graduation for murdered sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Friday was a monumental night for students and an emotional one for parents in Jasper County. Hundreds walked across the stage at Ridgeland-Hardeeville High School as new graduates.

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  2. Ridgeland mother accepts diploma for her murdered son at graduationRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2015 | The Island Packet

    ... She herself had never graduated high school. Pregnant with her first child, Jaquasha, she dropped out of Jasper County High her junior year. Simmons eventually completed her GED, three years after her classmates turned their tassels. There was no ...

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  3. Two Ridgeland men pour beer in alligator's mouth, face finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Hampton County Guardian

    Two South Carolina men are being charged for the harassment of an alligator after photos were posted online showing the men pouring beer into the juvenile reptile's mouth. South Carolina Department of Natural Resources law enforcement officers began investigating the case after the agency received multiple emails and messages from the public on May 25. The incident took place on Wednesday, May 24, on a public dirt road between Hardeeville and Tillman in Jasper County.

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  4. Dominion Energy talks about solar projects in Gillisonville, GrahamvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Bluffton Today

    Jasper County Council members Henry Etheridge and Colonel Drayton talked with Dominion Energy representatives about the solar project in Gillisonville. Adger Solar representatives gave out goodies to community members who stopped by to learn about solar energy.

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  5. Hundreds attended hurricane presentation at Sun CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | WMBF

    ... of security for Sun City Hilton Head lead the conversation with the help of Beaufort County Sheriff's Office, Jasper County Sheriff's Office, Hardeeville Police, Beaufort Emergency Management, and the South Carolina Highway Patrol. WTOC's Jamie ...

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  6. Ridgeland park to promote education through expressionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Bluffton Today

    Liz Bloom/Jasper County Sun Times Kids and volunteers spent the afternoon turning wooden squares into tiles for the giant Scrabble board. Vowels and consonants were painted different colors.

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  7. Latest I-95 a Coffin Corridora crash victim identified as 90-year-old Argentinian womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Island Packet

    The victim of the latest crash along I-95's "Coffin Corridor" has been named as a 90-year-old woman from Buenos Aires, Argentina. Jasper County Coroner Martin Sauls III identified the victim of the single-vehicle crash reported around 10:45 p.m. on Tuesday as Nelida Elsa Dispigno Gimenez.

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  8. Charleston Harbor Dredging AdvancesRead the original story

    May 25, 2017 | FITSNews

    ... of dollars in public money for needed infrastructure enhancements - including the development of a port in Jasper County, S.C., site of the last deepwater port location on the eastern seaboard. Got something you'd like to say in response to one of ...

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  9. Elderly woman killed in I-95 crash in Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | WMBF

    The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a crash Tuesday night in Jasper County claimed the life of a 90-year-old woman.

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  10. Drug overdoses up in Beaufort County. Herea s how the Sheriffa s Office fighting backRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... were trained, including members of the Bluffton Police Department, the Beaufort Police Department, the Jasper County SHeriff's Office, Hardeeville PD, Port Royal PD and the Beaufort County Coroner's Office. So far this year, the Sheriff's Office's ...

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  11. Party until the sunrise? Not if this ordinance changes in Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... sales "shall be prohibited... between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. on Mondays through Saturdays." Jasper County Sheriff Chris Malphrus said clubs are taking advantage of the ordinance's omission - keeping their doors open into the early ...

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  12. Solicitora s office strongly committed to criminal sexual conduct prosecutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... testimony. The reporting also omitted cases from the other four counties in the Fourteenth Circuit, including Jasper County, which is in the newspaper's coverage area. Also tossed were Beaufort County convictions from 2009, the year the Solicitor's ...

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  13. Opioids on Lowcountry officials' radarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Bluffton Today

    The tables show the Jasper County coroner's flagged cases of substance-related deaths from 2016 and 2017. Shown are substances found in the bloodstream of each patient from toxicology reports.

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  14. Jasper County triggerman in murder-for-hire sentenced to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Hampton County Guardian

    A former convict and triggerman in a Jasper County murder-for-hire scheme was convicted Wednesday of shooting and killing Terrance Johnson in 2014. A jury took less than 45 minutes to find 37-year-old Rohaime "Killa" Hopkins guilty of murder following a three-day trial at the Jasper County Courthouse in Ridgeland.

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  15. Polaris Tech Charter School approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Bluffton Today

    ... wrote in recommending the approval. The review team said Polaris Tech "provides compelling evidence of need in Jasper County and an educational model that has strong theoretical underpinnings." The district said Polaris Tech was the only applicant ...

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  16. Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | The Island Packet

    The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Jasper County that will remain in effect until 3:15 p.m. Saturday. The warning includes portions of Jasper, Allendale and Hampton counties in South Carolina, as well as Screven, Bulloch and Effingham counties in Georgia.

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  17. Palmetto Electric hosts annual meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Bluffton Today

    ... Grant (Beaufort County position 6), Jimmie D. McMillan (Hampton County position 3) and Dr. Earl Bostick, Sr. (Jasper County position 3) were re-elected without opposition. The following officers were re-elected: Jeremiah E. Vaigneur, chairman; C. ...

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  18. Big Ship Watch: Charleston CallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | FITSNews

    ... ons of dollars in public money for needed infrastructure enhancements - including the development of a port in Jasper County, S.C., site of the last deepwater port location on the eastern seaboard.

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  19. New school coming to Jasper County in summer 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The Island Packet

    A second charter school will open in Jasper County in the summer of 2018 for 160 middle and high school students, according to a news release from the newly-created school. Polaris Tech Charter School will 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 in December.

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  20. The first week of May brought 5 tornadoes to the regionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... in property damage was reported, and the storm resulted in the county's only tornado-related fatality. Jasper County has had five EF1 tornadoes. Two touched down in April 1998, another two in September 2004 and the most recent on June 11, 2012. The ...

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