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Darlington Tractor Supply to Hold Pet Adoption Event, farmer’s market

The Darlington Tractor Supply store is inviting customers to attend a Pet...

Dollar General now open on Lamar Highway

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. – Dollar General’s newest store at 904 Lamar...

The State Capital Report

Submitted by Rep. Robert Williams The House of Representatives approved...

Sheriff’s deputies bust meth lab in Hartsville

Darlington County Sheriff’s Deputies uncovered a meth lab at residence on...

SCDOR alerts taxpayers to the status of federal changes for tax year 2017 SC tax returns

The South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) is providing an update to...

Darlington City Council passes ordinances for stormwater project

In a special called meeting last Tuesday night, Darlington City Council passed first reading of Ordinance 2018-06-Master Storm Water Ordinance.

Falcons drop second straight game against Lugoff-Elgin Demons

By Drake Horton, Contributing Writer Darlington – It was a game where...

Nationally ranked Lady Stingers win 18th consecutive game

NJCAA Division II No. 14 ranked Florence-Darlington Technical College Lady...

Lott Breaks School Record, Qualifies for NCAA Championships at CSU Spring Break Invitational

NORTH CHARLESTOn- The Coker College women’s track and field team...

Tech Stingers sweep USC Union on the road

The Florence-Darlington Technical College Stingers won all four games this...

Estrada Provides the Power to Coker’s Streak-Ending 9-4 Victory Over Claflin

The Coker College baseball team brought an end to their recent skid by...

Darlington Raceway looking for next Lady in Black

Darlington Raceway is looking for its next Lady in Black! The track Too...

Week of March 21, 2018

Adrienne Rogers, Jeffrey Smith and Richard Franklin Bryant

Obituaries for the Week of March 14, 2018

Allen “Hutch” Hutchinson, Robin Matthews Blackman, Heyward Gainey Sr., and Betty Jean Brown Locklair

Week of March 7, 2018

Evadne O’Neal, Monty Miles, Tommy Odom, Rudell Woodham, Charlene Bell, James “Ricky” Richard Howle and Bonnie Lee Broach Munn

Week of February 28, 2018

Ronald Anderson III, James Roger Weatherford, and Billy Street

Week of February 21, 2018

Linda L. Niver, Michael Player and Eleanor O. Gandy

Week of February 14, 2018

Constant Hubert “CH” Miller, III, Lavinia James Page, Billy “B.J.” Gainey, John C. Lee, and Robert “Bobby” Bryant


It is time to say good-bye to February and turn the page on the calendar-February, short on days but long on events.

My Atlanta Angel

Writing amounts to solitary confinement.

Sunlight for gas tax expenditures

Toward the middle of each March, open-government advocates observe “Sunshine Week.”


I have spent a lot of time lately plundering among my plunder!

My Mother’s Lonely Peach Tree

The old folks planted fruit trees. Pear, apple, cherry, wild plum, and peach trees.

A Moment with the Finance Director – Karen Caulder

I joined the City of Hartsville on March 1st, 2017, as Finance Director. I...

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A New Tradition: A ‘no’ helped fuel a passion still going strong after more than 20 years

When Sue St. Armour went for the first interview after getting her welder certification, she felt good about the process. She did a sample weld to show what she was capable of and left feeling like she had done a good job.
“I stopped by a shop and talked with the guy on shift,” St. Armour said. “He told me to come back and do a welding test and we could go from there. We talked about me doing third-shift and I took the pipe-welding test.”

The Next Generation: ‘I knew welding was right for me the first time I picked up my helmet’

Editor’s Note: Along with the women we feature who are currently working...

Pilot Club promotes Brain Awareness Week

Mayor Gloria Hines met with some of the officers of the Pilot Club of Darlington to sign a proclamation promoting March 12-18 as Brain Awareness Week. Pictured are Pilot Club Secretary Ginger Ridgill, President Judy Langley, and Directors Martha Griggs and Linda Brunson.

Championship Wrestling coming to Darlington

Fans of old school ‘rasslin, rejoice! All the things you love about this unique sports/entertainment hybrid – the action, the lights and music, the classic good guy/bad guy dynamics – are alive and well, and on their way to Darlington as the MACW (Mid Atlantic Championship Wrestling) hits town Saturday, March 31.

Darlington Tractor Supply to Hold Pet Adoption Event, farmer’s market

The Darlington Tractor Supply store is inviting customers to attend a Pet...

Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics HOSA members move on to Nationals

On March 7, eleven students from the Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics participated in the South Carolina Health Occupations Students of America (SC HOSA) State Leadership Conference in Charleston.

“Taste of Christmas” coming November 2

  Want to whet your appetite for the holidays and help local children...


Events and Happenings from around Darlington County. Send us your events for...


Classified ads are $10 per week for up to 35 words. Each additional word is...

Darlington Area Weather

heavy intensity rain
humidity: 93%
wind: 9mph ENE
H 62 • L 48
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