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72-year-old N.J. man killed in I-95 wreck in Summerton

SUMMERTON – A 72-year-old New Jersey man was killed on Interstate 95 near mile marker 105 southbound on Friday morning, according to Clarendon County Coroner Bucky Mock. “Kenneth Takacs died … more

Clarendon Hall students earn top awards at SCISA Music Festival

SUMMERTON - Nine students from grades 4-12 represented Clarendon Hall at the SCISA Music Festival held March 12 at University of South Carolina School of Music. According to SCISA, more than 800 students competed at the annual event. … more

USC Sumter Upward Bound takes 3rd in scholars bowl

USC Sumter Upward Bound competed in the SC TRiO Scholars Bowl recently at Midlands Technical College, where they took third place. This was their first year competing. The following students represented Manning High School and USC … more

Simpson wins award from Francis Marion University at annual gala

W.R. "Cody" Simpson III was awarded the Benjamin Wall Ingram III Young Alumnus Award by Francis Marion University at its annual Alumni Awards Gala at the FMU Performing Arts Center on Feb. 28. Simpson, who is special assistant to … more

Manning High student wins Optimist Club of Clarendon's essay contest

MANNING - William Shaw, a senior at Manning High School, recently won the Optimist Club of Clarendon's essay contest based on a theme of "When All the World's Problems are Solved, is Optimism Still Necessary?" He was recognized for his … more

Clarendon Hall announces new headmaster

SUMMERTON — Clarendon Hall has a new headmaster. The private school's board of trustees announced Kelley B. Wannamaker as the Saints' new leader, and she was on campus Tuesday to be … more

3 Clarendon County cancer organizations receive donations

MANNING - The bank accounts of cancer organizations are $822 healthier after receiving donations from the Clarendon County Sheriff's Office from the proceeds of the March 2 sixth-annual Think Pink Gospel Extravaganza. The three cancer … more

Clarendon Sun briefs: March 15, 2019

Repairs force student drop-off change at MJHS MANNING - Pothole repairs to the driveway in front of Manning Junior High School have made it necessary to reroute car riders. Car riders should be dropped off and picked up in the back of MJHS. … more

Montana governor signs bill honoring deputy into law

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock memorialized slain Broadwater County Deputy Mason Moore on Monday when he signed into law a bill that would place a sign at the location where Moore was fatally shot in May 2017. Moore's wife and daughter, Jodi and Branna … more

Daisy is a young Lab who loves to play

FAR LEFT: Daisy is a 7-month-old, black female Lab mix. She currently weighs about 50 pounds, is current on all of her age-appropriate vaccinations and has been spayed. Daisy is a very sweet girl but has lots of energy. She loves to play and gets … more

Winston loves to be held and petted

LEFT: Winston is a 2-year-old, gray male domestic shorthair cat. He is very sweet and loves to be held and petted. Winston is current on all of his age-appropriate shots, has been neutered and tested negative for feline leukemia and AIDs. He gets … more

Former Manning Police Chief Shaffer granted a continuance in his trial until July

CHARLESTON - A continuance was granted Thursday morning in the federal trial of former Manning Police Chief Blair Shaffer. Cody Groeber, a public defender for the Ninth Circuit Court, who is representing Shaffer, asked U.S. District Judge Bruce … more

Clarendon County Sheriff's Office arrests 2 on burglary, grand larceny

MANNING - Two Clarendon County men were arrested March 7 on charges of burglary and grand larceny, according to Clarendon County Sheriff Tim Baxley. Andrew Thomas Scurry, 37, and Brent Wittner, 21, were taken to the Clarendon County Detention … more

Hall of Fame member Joni Brown conducts band clinic at Manning High School

Joni Brown, member of the South Carolina Band Director Association Hall of Fame, conducted a clinic with Manning High School Symphonic Band on Feb. 28. Brown is an awarded educator with more than 30 years of experience. She served on … more

Clarendon Sun Briefs: March 8, 2019

Parade will honor Scott's Branch, Clarendon Hall state champs SUMMERTON - Today at 4 p.m., the residents of Clarendon County are invited to attend Summerton's Victory Parade honoring their State Champions, the Scott's Branch Varsity Girls … more

McLeod Health Clarendon announces Healthcare Careers Program

SUBMITTED McLeod and other health care industries are faced with the challenge of a continual need for dedicated, compassionate, competent and patient individuals who have a sincere desire to serve others. The health care field is the … more

2 Manning High School cadets, their instructor attend program in Singapore

MANNING - A Manning High School Air Force Junior ROTC instructor and two of his cadets took the trip of a lifetime in November 2018 to Singapore as part of the Singapore International Cadet Exchange Program. Senior Aerospace Science Instructor … more

Montana to name highway after fallen deputy Moore, a Manning native

MANNING - A portion of U.S. 287 near Three Forks, Montana, will be named after Broadwater County Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore, who died in the line of duty at that location in May 2017. "Our great states lost a wonderful father, husband, son and … more

Keith Grice named Manning Police Department chief

MANNING - Manning Interim Police Chief Keith Grice has been chosen as Manning's permanent police chief, according to Manning Mayor Julia Nelson. "The City of Manning has announced that Keith Grice has accepted the position of chief of police … more

Clarendon School District 1 to hold called school board meeting on Tuesday

The board of trustees of Clarendon School District One will hold a called school board meeting on Tuesday, March 5, at the District Administrative Building, 12 S. Church St., Summerton. Executive … more
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