Jasper County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. VIDEO: Jasper County students gain work experience through internshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    Thirty-three Jasper County School District students were recognized in a commencement ceremony July 31 for their cooperation, dedication and teamwork in the Antioch Educational Center workforce program.

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  2. Hardeeville City Council selects Williams as new city managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... did not know when it would be complete. The 58-year-old Williams resides in Green Pond and has been working in Jasper County for the last four years. "Last year I worked in Hardeeville as a school administrator and I have background in government," ... 1 comment

  3. Teen suspect arrested for connection with Bluffton beatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... Beaufort County Sheriff's Office. Anthony Grant, Jr. 17, was arrested after being located in Hardeeville by Jasper County authorities. according to a Sheriff's Office news release. Grant was wanted on one count of second-degree assault and battery ...

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  4. U.S. 278 safety a 'collaborative effort'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... request, the state Department of Transportation will perform a safety audit of the highway from the Beaufort-Jasper county line to Hilton Head. Officials plan to analyze traffic statistics and identify any improvements that can be made by examining ...

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  5. Jasper County citizens want more from schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... of commerce in Bluffton and the Lowcountry. We are working diligently to improve the economic situation in Jasper County as well. However, before we can expect great improvement on the economic front, we must improve education in Jasper. I promised ...

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

    Aug 3, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... County School District recently gathered donations in a school bus to deliver to students in need. And in Jasper County, the city of Hardeeville is currently holding a drive for school supplies that will go to students throughout the school ...

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  7. Unlike Jasper County plans, Grand Strand bank wins praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    In contrast to two proposals in Jasper County, a new mitigation bank has won praise from the S.C. Department of Natural Resources.

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  8. Packaging company starts work in RidgelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    Three years ago, the California-based company that manufactures and distributes compostable food packaging announced it planned to open a facility in Jasper County and bring with it almost 200 jobs.

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  9. Jasper County superintendent irked by diploma queryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    Jasper County superintendent Vashti Washington says she is baffled that state Superintendent of Education Mick Zais did not contact her sooner about concerns the school district may have awarded high school diplomas to students who did not pass the exit exam.

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  10. Hardeeville's Fill the Bus program collects school suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... obtain school supplies through local donations. City employees Raven Favor and Brana Snowden are working with Jasper County School District public information officer Shellie Murdaugh to provide students throughout the county with the right school ...

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  11. Safety audit planned for U.S. 278Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... of U.S. 278 at the request of Beaufort County officials. The study will focus on the highway from the Beaufort-Jasper County line east to Hilton Head Island. It will examine traffic and accident statistics, compare the highway to similar roads ...

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  12. Hardeeville's RiverPort to get environmental-impact statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... of U.S. 17. The proposal, which is for a 5,100-acre tract, is from Stratford Land, the city of Hardeeville and Jasper County. Officials anticipate the entire development will supply 24,000 permanent jobs by year 30. According to the Corps, that ...

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  13. Councilwoman Bensch raises eyebrows with comments about Hispanics, tuberculosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Island Packet

    ... according to the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control. Three were in Beaufort County and one in Jasper County. Hispanics made up only 10 percent of the statewide cases, according to DHEC data. Blacks made up 60 percent, and whites, 23 ...

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  14. Evidence found in 2011 Jasper County murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... says SLED has nearly completed its review of the killing of 24-year-old Joseph Kilpatrick of Pineland in Jasper County. Woodward says SLED's report will be sent to the local prosecutor. Officials would not say how the evidence was lost. State ...

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  15. Unlike Jasper County plans, Grand Strand bank win praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    In contrast to two proposals in Jasper County, a new mitigation bank has won praise from the S.C. Department of Natural Resources.

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

    Jul 27, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... Laura Von Harten. Terry Thomas of Beaufort also filed to run against school board chairman Bill Evans. Jasper County saw 10 candidates file for school board. Current board members Alina Hamilton-Clark, Cathy Gardner and Leroy Bentley did not file ...

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  17. Heat advisory posted for Jasper, Beaufort counties; severe storms expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | The Island Packet

    The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for much of eastern South Carolina, including Beaufort and Jasper counties.

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  18. Federal grant to help map SC coastal battlegroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | The State

    And now, with the help of a grant from the National Park Service, those sites will the documented for the first time.

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  19. New Back River Bridge nearly halfway doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | The Island Packet

    The new Back River Bridge connecting Jasper County and Hutchinson Island on U.S. 17 near Savannah is about half completed.

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  20. Ridgeland-Hardeeville names Jahmaal Nelson head football coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Island Packet

    ... coaching position from more than a dozen applications from various states across the Southeast, according to Jasper County athletics director Michael Jordan. "I was very pleased at the number of quality applicants we had for the job," Jordan said. ...

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