Orangeburg County Newswire

Orangeburg County Newswire

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  1. Her lost exotic cat was found. Now Lowcountry owner is working on another rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Island Packet

    ... hursday that she's turning access to the page over to Howard to improve Noah's chances of being found. The Orangeburg County animal shelter has also helped by setting traps in the area, The State newspaper in Columbia reported.

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  2. Last of 3 escapees from South Carolina jail capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | South Carolina Lawyers Weekly

    The last of three men who escaped from a county jail in South Carolina in May has been captured. Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell says 20-year-old Curtis Green was taken into custody by his deputies around 6:30 a.m. July 17. Authorities say Green stole a car which broke down, and then was seen in a second car he took in a carjacking.

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  3. 89-year-old SC man loses his livelihood after work truck is stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    In nearly 90 years of living, Bill Watkins has gone through his fair share of trials in Orangeburg County, but his livelihood being stolen has taken a lot of the fight out of him. "It's devastated me," He says.

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  4. After 58 days, escaped Orangeburg jail inmate was caught with a ski-mask, handgun in Orangeburg Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell announced that the last inmate sought after an escape from Orangeburg County Detention Center has been caught.

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  5. Last inmate sought in Orangeburg jail escape capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell announced that the last inmate sought after an escape from Orangeburg County Detention Center has been caught. Officials will give a full update on Green's arrest at a press conference at 2 p.m. Tuesday from the Orangeburg County Law Enforcement Complex.

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  6. Deputies describing recapture of inmate almost 2 months after escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | WMBF

    The Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office will hold a news conference Tuesday afternoon on the recapture of an escaped inmate who had been on the run for nearly two months. Curtis Green, 20, was arrested early Tuesday morning around 4:30 a.m. after attempting at least one carjacking according to sheriff's office spokesman Richard Walker.

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  7. LIVE: Orangeburg sheriff to give information on escaped inmate's capture TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | WMBF

    Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell announced that the last inmate sought after an escape from Orangeburg County Detention Center has been caught. Officials will give a full update on Green's arrest at a press conference at 2 p.m. Tuesday from the Orangeburg County Law Enforcement Complex.

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  8. Tunny Blackmon - GreenwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | GwdToday.com

    ... late Ervin and Mattie Hutto Blackmon. He was a graduate of Willow Consolidated High School, Norway, SC (Orangeburg County) and retired as a supervisor from Greenwood Packing Plant. Mr. Blackmon served in the South Carolina National Guard. A Charter ...

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  9. Sheriff: Scammers posing as deputies, demanding payment to stop fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | WMBF

    Scammers are claiming to be deputies and instructing would-be victims to pay up to avoid imprisonment, Orangeburg's sheriff says. Sheriff Leroy Ravenell said Orangeburg County residents reported receiving calls from a "Capt.

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  10. Early morning collision in Orangeburg County kills one, injures 3 including 16-year-old boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 14 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Troopers with the South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating a single car crash that killed one person and injured three including a 16-year-old boy. Troopers say an SUV was traveling east on Erhardt Road near Washington Street when the driver ran off the right side of the road and crashed into a building, killing the person sitting in the front passenger seat.

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  11. Orangeburg Co. deputies warn of a scam targeting residents in their county.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Scammers are claiming their deputies and instructing would-be victims to pay up to avoid imprisonment, Orangeburg's sheriff says. Sheriff Leroy Ravenell said Orangeburg County residents reported receiving calls from a "Capt.

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  12. Don't shoot': Orangeburg woman says missing 38-pound cat no pestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | Owatonna People's Press

    Noah, right, one of Sue Howard's African serval cats, escaped Howard's home. Howard reported her exotic pet missing, and has been working with Orangeburg County Animal Control and others to find it.

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  13. Shawna Burch, 25, is charged with two counts of armed robbery.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Two people in Orangeburg County are behind bars and facing charges in connection to a shooting that took place during a robbery on Sunday. Shawna Burch, 25, and Benjamin Carr, 23, were both charged with two counts of armed robbery.

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  14. Animal rescuer wants justice after driver laughingly runs over dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... Jack survived with just a broken femur and is on the rebound. Meanwhile, McDonald is urging the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office to track down the people responsible. McDonald said, since she first spoke with a deputy last week, she hasn't heard ...

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  15. Deputies charge couple, searching for two others following robbery and shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Investigators have charged two people and are looking for two others in connection with a case where two people were robbed and one shot in Orangeburg County. The Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office has charged 25-year-old Shawna Burch and 23-year-old Benjamin Carr with two counts of armed robbery.

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  16. E-filing comes to Orangeburg CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | South Carolina Lawyers Weekly

    Another South Carolina county will begin requiring mandatory e-filing starting this month. Beginning July 17, all common pleas cases filed or pending in Orangeburg County must be e-filed, unless the type of filing is excluded from the pilot program.

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  17. Deputies searching for drivers, passengers who ran over dog and laughed about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 10 | WMBF

    Deputies are searching for the drivers and passengers of a car they say ran over a dog and laughed about it. The victim said she houses stray animals for Orangeburg County Animal Control, and said the incident all started when she was walking four dogs down Training Road and saw a car turn on the road.

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  18. 18-year-old girl identified in fatal Orangeburg collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Orangeburg County Coroner's Office has identified an 18-year-old girl in a fatal crash that happened Wednesday.

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  19. 'No room for error': Drivers say bridge where officer died has deadly track recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 4 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Crossing the I-95 bridge over Lake Marion, on the Clarendon-Orangeburg County line near Santee, is truly white-knuckle driving for John Richardson. "You have no room for error on this bridge," he said.

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  20. First Alert: Heat advisories and warnings are back upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 3 | KFVS12

    ... be killed by one of their own family members. Crossing the I-95 bridge over Lake Marion, on the Clarendon-Orangeburg County line near Santee, is truly white-knuckle driving for John Richardson. Crossing the I-95 bridge over Lake Marion, on the ...

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