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.