Jasper County Newswire (Page 8)

Jasper County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jasper County, SC. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 1,083 in Jasper County, SC

  1. 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 ...


  2. Savannah man charged with felony DUI in crash that killed WTOC anchorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... a two-vehicle, head-on collision that happened around 4 a.m. Sunday on U.S. 17 near the Georgia state line in Jasper County. Logana was a backseat passenger and one of four occupants of a car heading north on U.S. 17, said Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. ...


  3. Drivers speak out on dangers of driving on Highway 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | WMBF

    ... , we'll tell you just how dangerous this road has become in the last five years and the types of accidents the Jasper County Coroner has seen.


  4. Sun City couple makes a difference in new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    ... their fellow transplants, the Hillmans began to travel around the Lowcountry. One day they found themselves in Jasper County, where they struck up a conversation with some folks about the schools. They had both been in education in Pennsylvania. One ...


  5. Jasper County schoolsa annual report card is a mixed bagRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | The Island Packet

    The graduation rate for Ridgeland-Hardeeville High School broke 80 percent last year, according to the 2015-2016 state report card released this month for the Jasper County School District. In 2015-2016, 80.4 percent of students at Jasper County's lone public high school graduated, up from 75 percent the year before.


  6. Editor's Note: A city reeling from lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Connect Savannah

    ... Early this past Sunday morning, WTOC anchor/reporter Don Logana died in a head-on collision on Highway 17 in Jasper County, S.C. I won't pretend I knew Don well as a friend. And by all accounts he was one of the best friends you could ever hope to ...


  7. Local Christmas tree farm survives Hurricane MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... popular South Carolina governor from her visit to a Team South Carolina Hurricane Matthew relief event at the Jasper County Farmer's Market in Ridgeland, Nov. 2, 2016. Lt. Michael Paul Thomas, with the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Region 4, ...


  8. Community mourns loss of WTOC's Don LoganaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    The Savannah community bid farewell to WTOC' s Don "Mr. Sunshine" Logana on Sunday morning after the anchor was killed in a fatal wreck near the Talmadge Bridge in Jasper County. Faithful viewers took to social media to share their love for the man who covered news in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry for more than 12 years "with a smile."


  9. News anchor dies in Jasper County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | The Island Packet

    WTOC anchor Don Logana died in an early morning car crash in Jasper County, the news station announced and Jasper County Coroner Martin Sauls III confirmed for The Island Packet and The Beaufort Gazette on Sunday morning. The collision occurred just after 4 a.m. on U.S. 17 near the Georgia state line, South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl.


  10. Burn ban in place for Beaufort, Jasper countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | The Island Packet

    The South Carolina Forestry Commission has issued a state burning ban in effect for Beaufort and Jasper counties effective immediately. The ban prohibits outdoor burning, which includes yard debris burning and burning for forestry, wildlife or agricultural purposes, according to a Bluffton Township Fire District news release.


  11. Ridgeland disaster relief center to close soon; Beaufort County locations still openRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Island Packet

    The Jasper County Disaster Recovery Center in Ridgeland is tentatively slated to close at 7 p.m. Friday, according to officials. While that center - located at 1509 Grays Highway - should shut down, Beaufort County relief centers will remain open, according to Jasper County Emergency Services.


  12. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to begin 4-year Jasper Ocean Terminal studyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Island Packet

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently announced month their intent to begin a study on the Jasper Ocean Terminal project. The study in a critical step in the process of building the $4.5-billion port on 1,500 in Jasper County.


  13. More precincts report in, but contested Statehouse races still not closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... precincts reporting and looked to retain his seat, which covers southern Beaufort County and a large swath of Jasper County that includes Hardeeville. All three precincts in Jasper County had reported in by 11:15 p.m., and in those precincts ...


  14. Endorsements: School board reform possible, one seat at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... Her 11 years of experience as an English teacher, now working at Hardeeville Ridgeland Middle School in Jasper County, makes her stand out in a strong field of four candidates. She is a native of Bluffton, a 2001 graduate of Hilton Head Island High ...


  15. Island musician couldna t resist call of 9/11 and MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... again and spent several days volunteering at a shelter established at Ridgeland-Hardeeville High School in Jasper County. "I never had done shelter work before, and I didn't know what that was going to be like," he said. "And it was so many people." ...


  16. Suspect in custody after leading multiple agencies in two state chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | WMBF

    ... in pursuit, including Port Wentworth Police, Pooler Police, SCMPD Helicopter, SC Highway Patrol and the Jasper County Sheriff's Office. Collins then began traveling on I-95 northbound after reaching Pooler, then headed back toward Hardeeville. After ...


  17. Boaters urged to use cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    Due to Hurricane Matthew's damage, South Carolina Department of Natural Resource officials are urging boaters to "mind your wake." "Be courteous of the folks who are recovering from this terrible event that happened, not only here, but in the north end of Beaufort County, and areas in Jasper County," Lt.


  18. SC Gov. Nikki Haley speaks on hurricane recovery progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | WMBF

    ... recover from the hurricane, especially in areas that were hit hardest. That's why her help was much needed in Jasper County. People were lined up at the market, all looking for relief. It was set up as a one-stop shop for people to make the rounds ...


  19. In Ridgeland, Gov. Haley tells hurricane victims: Wea ve got your backRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... any sort of damage" as a result of the storm, Haley said of the jam-packed disaster relief event held at the Jasper County Farmer's Market. As much tragedy as South Carolina has experienced over the past few years, the people of South Carolina ...


  20. The Lowcountry sets a good exampleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    It was great to get so many comments on last week's column. It is not that surprising that we have so many good citizens and neighborhood helpers in Beaufort and Jasper counties.