The drill for hurricanes and winter storms is going to remain the same for Darlington County public-school students – time off now, make-up days later.
Last December, Spectrum Cable and Charter Communications announced plans to install a state of the art fiber network in Lamar, bringing cutting-edge online service to a town that had lobbied 10 years for better connectivity. On Tuesday, Aug. 13, Spectrum execs came back to town to celebrate the completion of the network and offer gifts to help local residents merge onto their new online expressway.
An 11th-hour backlash against Society Hill’s plan to regulate public events on town property led Town Council into a deadlock as members tried to take a final vote on the ordinance last week.
The roster of candidates vying for local government offices rounded out a bit as the filing period ended last Thursday.
With a quickness, Darlington County Council sped through their Aug. 12 regular meeting agenda and advanced an ordinance designed to free up $4 million in borrowing power for county projects.
he City of Hartsville celebrated an attendance milestone for the Neptune Island Waterpark last week, and received an award from the Municipal Association of South Carolina (MASC) for the park project at the Aug. 13 meeting of City Council.
Kenynon Scott, a recent Darlington High School graduate, signed with...
The score might not have shown it, but the Darlington Falcons gave Dillon way more of a fight than the Wildcats anticipated despite losing 21-0 this past Friday night at the Dennis Miller Jamboree of Champions in Bennettsville.
Since 2011, the Hartsville Red Foxes have become a name synonymous with talk of going to the state championship.
Participation in scholastic sports can be great for students, making a...
Between Darlington and Lamar sits a small private school that is slowly but surely building itself into a power in the world of SCISA football.
According to Nielsen, 111.3 million people tuned in to watch the Super Bowl...
Doris Pearson, Inez Edwards Walters
Wade “Buddy” Albert O’Neal, Gwendolyn Faye Privette, Carolyn Shelley
Floyd Driggers, Meres Evelyn Hatchell Davis, Eula Lee Hudson
Charles Joseph Moody Jr., Marion “Woogie” Campbell, Bobby Dean Purvis, Dominic Joseph Scimeca, Dorie Van Stone
Tyler H. Gaymon, Ray Stokes Putnam, Stewart C. Chapman, Faye C. Langley
John Michael Bland Sr., Kenneth Ervin Bryant Sr., Edward Franklin Wingate
Have you ever seen a youngster who has just stumped his or her toe?
My grandmother called them snake doctors. Whatever name dragonflies go by, they’re deceptive creatures. I say deceptive because of what a woman told me: “I love dragonflies and think of them as beautiful, gentle, loving creatures.”
I’ve been asked many times through the years, how do we know God is real when we cannot see Him, touch Him, or hear Him?
In a Dave Barry moment, an alert reader sent me quite a story.
Where it came from and where it went when it left Darlington, I never knew.
We all love to sit down to a good meal. Whatever our favorite food, we really look forward to enjoying the things we love.
‘The best of anybody, the best of all there is’ – The ‘strongest pound-for-pound powerlifter on the planet’ is from Darlington
Before we can tell you exactly what Darlington resident Stacy Burr did, we need to explain a couple of things.
Rotary International’s mission: “Provide service to others, promote integrity and advance world understanding, goodwill and peace through our fellowship of business, professional and community leaders.”
Family members from California, New York, Virginia, Florida and all over South Carolina converged on Shoney’s Restaurant in Hartsville over the weekend to celebrate the 100th birthday of their beloved patriarch, Johnny Davis of Lydia.
The “Cold Moon” as seen from Darlington SC! Be sure to check it...
Please don’t read this as a criticism, but Stacy Burr just doesn’t know when to quit.
U.S. Post Office mail carriers have long been hailed for their commitment to duty, as evidenced by the unofficial motto “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.”
Students at Hartsville’s Washington Street Elementary School took to...
Screen on the Green will launch May 26 with a showing of Top Gun in Burry...
Want to whet your appetite for the holidays and help local children...
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