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Darlington County breezes through hurricane

Darlington County hunkered down last week for an assault by Hurricane Dorian, but the area mostly just got a steady rain and moderate winds.

Ageless Aviation takes veterans on dream flights

Each year around Labor Day, the Ageless Aviation Dreams Foundation visits Darlington and whisks several military veterans into the sky for a scenic tour in a beautifully restored 1940 Boeing-Stearman biplane.

City about to break its audit backlog

In January, the office of state Treasurer Curtis Loftis called out Darlington – and several other Pee Dee towns – for running late on their annual audits.

Board ousts Coker’s president

For the second time since July, a Hartsville educational institution has forced out its president.

Dorian’s legacy: More sinkholes in Darlington

Although Hurricane Dorian skirted Darlington without inflicting major damage, the heavy rains after a prolonged dry spell resulted in more soil collapses and sinkholes across the city.

Silver Foxes blank Falcons for a 48-0 win

While it was a night of horrors for one, it was a splendid sight for the other.

10 things I learned at the Southern 500

I resisted the Lady in Black for 58 years.

Lamar Dixie Youth team celebrates state championship, batting title

Lamar has long been a hotbed of athletic talent, as the number of Silver Fox state titles and NFL players can attest.

Jamie Stanley wins Southern 500 Golf Tournament

Jamie Stanley won the Southern 500 Golf Tournament a record sixth time the...

Little League plans annual public meeting

The Darlington Little League will host its annual public meeting Oct. 1 at...

Darlington gets shut out in season opener against Cheraw

The Darlington Falcons 2019 football season got off to a rocky start on the road, losing 28-0 to the Cheraw Braves.

Obituaries – September 11, 2019

Judy Cowick, Ruth Johnson, Ann Dennis

Obituaries – September 4, 2019

Irene Hamlin Smoot, Jack Ryle Dearhart Jr., Linda Webb Marotta, James “Jim” Abel Ross

Obituaries – August 28, 2019

Lynn Thornton Tolson, Connie Sherrill Truluck

Obituaries – August 21, 2019

Doris Pearson, Inez Edwards Walters

Obituaries – August 14, 2019

Wade “Buddy” Albert O’Neal, Gwendolyn Faye Privette, Carolyn Shelley

Obituary – August 7, 2019

Floyd Driggers, Meres Evelyn Hatchell Davis, Eula Lee Hudson

S.C. Youth Advocate Program needs more therapeutic foster parents

Currently, there are nearly 4,800 children in foster care in South Carolina.

Are the elements fighting back?

Will this be the year that history will record that the elements fought back?

The farm that time forgot

The main barn’s an old early 1800s log cabin structure.

Church News – September 11, 2019

Please send your church news and photos to: editor@newsandpress.net Pianist...

Living on Purpose – The story of our life is being written

When it comes to finding our place in this world, let’s consider two categories. The first one I call “floating down the river.”

Septembers to remember

I have seen a lot of Septembers.

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‘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.

‘You get to know a lot of people’: The Darlington Rotary Club marks 50 years

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.”

‘No-nonsense, cool and full of wisdom,’ Davis celebrates 100

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.

“Cold Moon” over Darlington tonight

The “Cold Moon” as seen from Darlington SC! Be sure to check it...

Burr sets new records, new goals

Please don’t read this as a criticism, but Stacy Burr just doesn’t know when to quit.

Darlington Post Office honors veterans

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 stage Red Ribbon march against drugs

Students at Hartsville’s Washington Street Elementary School took to...

Screen on the Green returns for 2018 season

Screen on the Green will launch May 26 with a showing of Top Gun in Burry...

“Taste of Christmas” coming November 2

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


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