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Trinity-Byrnes Collegiate School hosts Senior Parade amid social-distancing rules

As a way to create camaraderie during this “very unusual time,”...

FMU recognizes its top students with annual academic awards

Francis Marion University has announced the winners of its annual academic...

Winners in rain-plagued races

Rain plagued the rest of NASCAR’s race schedule last week at Darlington...

County School District names its 2020-21 Teachers of the Year

Twenty-three teachers will serve as their school’s 2020-21 Teacher of the...

County extends public health emergency, delays budget vote

By Samantha Lyles slyles@newsandpress.net Due to the continuing COVID-19...

Trinity-Byrnes Class of 2020

TRINITY-BYRNES CLASS OF 2020—Top Row, left to right: Jay Lawson, Jarius...

Meet the News & Press’ new General Manager

Johnnie Daniels is the new General Manager for the News & Press, having...

Photo mural honors area grads

By Samantha Lyles slyles@newsandpress.net In a normal year, high school...

The first race at Darlington without Harold King

By Joe VanHoose Special to the News & Press NASCAR returned to action...

Hartsville hosts county’s 2nd virus-testing day

by Samantha Lyles slyles@newsandpress.net Scores of vehicles lined up near...

Longtime Lamar coach, athletics director Poole announces retirement

Alan Poole, longtime teacher, coach and athletics director at Lamar High...

Brasington and his peers helped put NASCAR on the map in the 1950s

With the exception of Martinsville Speedway, which opened its doors to NASCAR-sanctioned events in 1948, the 1950s were a time of rapid growth for the sport.

Trinity-Byrnes announces Blitz Coach

  Trinity-Byrnes Collegiate School announces their athletic director,...

Four HHS student-athletes sign letters of intent

Four student-athletes from Hartsville High School will play collegiate...

Coker Drops Heartbreaker to No. 20/21 Queens (N.C.)

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The Coker University men’s basketball team...

Cobras Fall to Queens (N.C.) in Conference Action

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The Coker University women’s basketball team...

Raceway will recognize champions in NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR Xfinity Series

In year six of its award-winning throwback weekend, Darlington Raceway will...

Darlington sweeps both games against Lake City

Both the Darlington Falcons and Lady Falcons took care of business Dec. 10 at home against Lake City with both teams coming out victorious.

Darlington gears up for another year of basketball

Last year head coach Anthony Heilbronn could not have asked for a better start to his head coaching career at Darlington High School.

Darlington boys, girls take care of basketball business in Lamar

It was a successful night for both the Falcons and Lady Falcons Dec. 3 as they traveled to the other side of the county to take on Lamar, with each team coming out victorious over the Silver Foxes.

Winners in rain-plagued races

Rain plagued the rest of NASCAR’s race schedule last week at Darlington...

Proper etiquette for graduation guests

Graduation ceremonies celebrate the accomplishments of students who worked...

Trinity-Byrnes Class of 2020

TRINITY-BYRNES CLASS OF 2020—Top Row, left to right: Jay Lawson, Jarius...

For many teens, adolescence is a very trying time

Adolescence can be a trying time for teenagers and their parents. According...

Photo mural honors area grads

By Samantha Lyles slyles@newsandpress.net In a normal year, high school...

The first race at Darlington without Harold King

By Joe VanHoose Special to the News & Press NASCAR returned to action...

Harvick wins NASCAR’s Real Heroes 400

Kevin Harvick ruled the track Sunday in Darlington as NASCAR returned to...

Families can volunteer together

The efforts of volunteers often go unnoticed, but the thoughtful men, women...

Joe’s Grill holds fundraiser, collects food for The Lord Cares Ministry

Joe’s Grill in Darlington held a fundraiser for The Lord Cares on May 9,...

Raceway thanks community

Before 7 a.m. on Monday, cars lined up around the Darlington Raceway, their...

Charlie Humphries

DARLINGTON — Charles  “Charlie” D. Humphries, 60, died Saturday,...

Carol “Pat” E. Jernigan

MANNING – Carol “Pat” E. Jernigan, 77, passed away Thursday, May 21,...

Johnny F. Hawkins

Johnny F. Hawkins, 82, of Darlington died on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. He was...

Velma Prater

Velma Louise Lynch Prater died Monday, May 18, 2020, at Morrell Nursing...

Wendy Lee Naugle Humphries

DARLINGTON – Wendy Lee Naugle Humphries, 40, passed away Saturday, May 23,...

Valerie Blackwell Middleton

Valerie Strickland Blackwell Middleton went home to be with God on...

Willard “Punk” Windham

OATES — Willard “Punk” H. Windham, 72, died at his home Friday,...

Elsie Marlowe

DARLINGTON –
Elsie Marlowe, 68, of Darlington died on Thursday,...

Frank M. Hatcher

FLORENCE – Francis “Frank” Marion Hatcher, 78, passed away Tuesday,...

Milton E. Andrews

LAMAR – Milton E. Andrews, 85, passed away Saturday, May 16, 2020. A...

Junkyard beauty

By Tom Poland Junkyard beauty One man’s junk is another man’s treasure....

Was the giant caught sleeping?

By Bill Shepard Some of us can remember Dec. 7, 1941. That was the day that...

A belated Mother’s Day (1930s)

By Bill Shepard “Only One Mother” Hundreds of dewdrops to greet the...

The pull of beauty

By Tom Poland Over the last five years, I’ve developed two traditions I...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Cotton Mill memorial should be completed

I’m left to wonder why the Pearl Street site for the memorial park...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: In this COVID-19 crisis, we have to protect ourselves and others

Protests to eliminate all “stay at home” orders are growing. No...

Living on the West End: The Old Mill

Editor’s note: This is a reprint of a Bill Shepard column that was...

Had Harry sat here

By Tom Poland Rain, rain and more rain. It hasn’t been a biblical 40 days...

High as a Georgia pine

By Tom Poland The South and its vernacular, love it and never lose...

When days are dark

By Bill Shepard (“When Days are Dark” is a timely message to my readers....

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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