Orangeburg County Newswire (Page 6)

Orangeburg County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Orangeburg County, SC. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 935 in Orangeburg County, SC

  1. EXCLUSIVE: Columbus family houses 18 family members, 7 dogs ahead of IrmaRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... dealt a devastating one-two punch to the country, killing at least 61 people. Several school districts in Orangeburg County will close on Monday and Tuesday ahead of Hurricane Irma's impact in South Carolina. Several school districts in Orangeburg ...

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  2. Midlands man charged in March shooting death of 52-year-old manRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Aaron Beach, 27, went before Orangeburg County magistrate Peggy Domreus on Saturday where he was formally charged with murder. The investigation began on March 20 when a business owner called 911 to say he couldn't make contact with an employee.

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  3. Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is hosting a news...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... Gentry, has died in a helicopter crash in New Jersey. He was 50 years old. Several school districts in Orangeburg County will close on Monday and Tuesday ahead of Hurricane Irma's impact in South Carolina. Several school districts in Orangeburg ...

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  4. Several Midlands school districts announcing closures for next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... made Monday about school and work schedules for Tuesday. According to a joint statement from districts in Orangeburg County, Orangeburg County Consolidated School Districts 3, 4, and 5 will be closed on Monday and Tuesday. District officials say ...

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  5. Orangeburg County school districts close Monday and Tuesday before Irma's hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Several school districts in Orangeburg County will close on Monday and Tuesday ahead of Hurricane Irma's impact in South Carolina. According to a joint statement from the districts, Orangeburg County Consolidated School Districts 3, 4, and 5 will be closed on Monday and Tuesday.

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  6. Sheriff hopes composite sketch will lead to arrest in delivery truck driver robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... to be a suspect who robbed a delivery truck driver in Orangeburg has been released. According to the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office, the delivery truck driver was dropping off milk at the EZ-Shop on Neeses Highway around 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday ...

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  7. Santee's September opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | North Carolina Sportsman

    ... A, a 50-acre hot spot last season, along with Toumey B, a 20-acre hot spot, just a few minutes away. In Orangeburg County, the 35-acre Santee Cooper WMA also has good dove hunting. Precise turn-by-turn driving directions to these fields are found in ...

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  8. Aerospace program launches at S.C. high schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Charleston Business Journal

    ... aircraft in Greenville County. Suppliers throughout the state continually expand, such as GKN Aerospace in Orangeburg County and Safran in Ladson, both of which make parts for Boeing jets. The new aerospace curriculum introduces students to the ...

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  9. Sheriff: 238 warrants issued for trio in months-long, $35K burglary spree investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | WMBF

    A woman returning to her home to three people who were not supposed to be there ended up helping to put an end to a months-long crime spree that spawned 238 warrants. According to the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office, Ashley Jarrett, Christopher Tharpe, and Rodney Ray, have all been charged with a combined 238 warrants ranging from first-degree burglary to petit larceny.

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  10. Deputies searching for missing Orangeburg man last seen walking away from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... who may have seen Christopher Boltin or may have information on his location is urged to contact the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office at (803) 534-3550 or you can contact Crimestoppers in any of the following ways: Your identity will be kept ...

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  11. Missing Orangeburg man seen walking away from hospital located by deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | WMBF

    Orangeburg County deputies have safely located the missing man who was last seen walking away from a hospital Thursday afternoon.

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  12. Christopher Tharpe, Rodney Ray, and Ashley JarrettRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A woman returning to her home to three people who were not supposed to be there ended up helping to put an end to a months-long crime spree that spawned 238 warrants. According to the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office, Ashley Jarrett, Christopher Tharpe, and Rodney Ray, have all been charged with a combined 238 warrants ranging from first-degree burglary to petit larceny.

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  13. Support school district consolidationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Post and Courier

    ... process, however, isn't always a simple one, as demonstrated by the legislative standoff over Orangeburg County's effort to merge three districts into one. The Legislature approved the merger, but Gov. Henry McMaster vetoed it. He objected to a ...

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  14. It's coming! Soda City Comic Con 2017 is this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... say a relative of 45-year-old Willie Clay Haynes reported him missing on Friday, August 18. (Source: Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office) Investigators say a relative of Willie Clay Haynes, 45, reported him missing on Friday, Aug. 18. Around 2:30 ...

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  15. WOWZA! Take a look back at the beginnings of WIS-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... say a relative of 45-year-old Willie Clay Haynes reported him missing on Friday, August 18. (Source: Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office) Investigators say a relative of Willie Clay Haynes, 45, reported him missing on Friday, Aug. 18. Around 2:30 ...

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  16. Family looking for Orangeburg Co. man missing since Aug. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | WMBF

    The Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man reported missing after he was last being seen running out of gas near Neeses. Around 2:30 a.m. on Saturday, the SC Highway Patrol located Haynes' mother's vehicle on Highway 4 near Neeses.

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  17. Referendum lawsuit receives first hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Summerville Journal Scene

    Ten months after a group of residents and local interest groups filed a lawsuit against Dorchester County Council, questioning the legality of a $43 million bond referendum for new parks and libraries voters approved in November, both parties met in court Thursday for the first time. As the suit's hearing got underway inside an Orangeburg County courtroom, more than a handful of county officials and employees sat in attendance behind County Attorney John Frampton and Bond Counsel Steve Matthews; on the room's opposite side sat plaintiffs' attorneys Mike Rose, one of two lawyers for the Dorchester County Taxpayers Association, and Andrew Gowder, of Pratt-Thomas Walker in Charleston-empty rows behind them.

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  18. SC skydiving team remembers adventure of a lifetime parachuting during eclipse totalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    In the Midlands, a group of about half a dozen people was a little bit closer to the eclipse than the rest of us. Believe it or not, four guys three from South Carolina and one from Oregon took a helicopter ride up to 11,000 feet in Orangeburg County and jumped out of that perfectly good helicopter and parachuted back down to Earth.

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  19. SC skydiving team parachutes during eclipse totalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | WMBF

    In the Midlands, a group of about half a dozen people was a little bit closer to the eclipse than the rest of us. Believe it or not, four guys three from South Carolina and one from Oregon took a helicopter ride up to 11,000 feet in Orangeburg County and jumped out of that perfectly good helicopter and parachuted back down to Earth.

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  20. SC skydivers experience eclipse in a truly unique wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... boarded. The helicopter climbed and climbed and climbed to a bone-chilling height -- 12,000 feet above Orangeburg County. Then, during totality, they jumped. "It was just extraordinarily celestial event. And from our vantage point, most of the time ...

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