Four golf carts were reported stolen from the Darlington Raceway, officials said.
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) has announced that the Palmetto State has officially reached a 50 percent vaccination rate among eligible residents.
Sgt. Riley Free of the Hartsville Police Department was recently recognized by Gov. Henry McMaster for saving two lives by administering the overdose-reversal drug naloxone in emergency situations, according to the HPD.
With more and more students questioning whether a college degree is worth the cost, Coker University has announced its “Coker Guarantee,” assuring employers that a Coker degree means its students have the skill sets needed to succeed after graduation.
Hartsville’s Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center announced that it has deployed the Vocera Ease application to improve patient and family communication.
Francis Marion University has again been recognized by U.S. News & World Report magazine as one of the top Regional Universities in the South.
Here is a list of upcoming events for the next 30 days.
The City of Hartsville will get $3.7 million in federal COVID relief funds, and will spend up to $410,000 of that money on “bonuses” for essential employees who have had to work up-close with the public during the pandemic.
On Saturday, September 18th, the Grand Old Post office hosted the first...
Homeowners in Darlington’s St. John’s Historic District last week won their fight to keep property zoning in their area unchanged and to protect their neighborhood from what residents feared might be a future of “neon lights” and “AutoZones.”
Running into the Darlington High Falcons game against the Myrtle Beach Seahawks, there were many plays they let slip through their fingers.
The NASCAR Playoffs are intense enough, and when the NASCAR Cup Series visits Bristol, the intensity typically reaches its max.
As part of NASCAR’s announcement of the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series schedule, Darlington Raceway will again host two scheduled Cup races May 8 and Sept. 4, 2022.
Friday, September 17th, the Lamar Silver Foxes battled the visiting Great Falls Red Devils in a varsity football action in Lamar.
Denny Hamlin entered the NASCAR Playoffs winless, but on Sunday night at Darlington Raceway, he outran Kyle Larson to win his third Cook Out Southern 500.
Noah Gragson held off Harrison Burton in NASCAR Overtime during the VFW Sport Clips Haircuts Helps A Hero 200 to capture his first win of the season and his first-ever at Darlington Raceway.
Sheldon Creed dominated the In It To Win It 200 at Darlington Raceway on Sunday to sweep the first two races of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Playoffs.
The Hartsville football game against Camden High was a close call until the very end.
SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. — The Coker University field hockey team fell on the road at No. 4 Shippensburg by a score of 7-2 on Sunday.
A player on the Lamar High School varsity football team has tested positive for COVID-19.
This year’s striper migration got off to a rough start. Ryan Stephens and I started in March on the Congaree River and were beaten 2-7 by a 7-year-old girl on another boat.
Staring at a blank page, trying to purge my thoughts, allowing me to se that which is not here.
Kate Hemphill Lawson and Madison Drummond Sharp were united in marriage on May 15, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at Darlington Presbyterian Church by The Reverends Kevin T. Cauley and Jonathan G. Garrett.
Sharon B. Bacchus, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Compton Bacchus of Darlington, was married to Jerome Byrd, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Byrd of Nashville, Tennessee, on August 20, 2020 at Furman University in Greenville, S.C.
I went to Charleston for the weekend to visit the South Eastern Wildlife Expo and stayed with Bo Hutchison (a friend from The Citadel) at his apartment.
It’s February, time to do some stargazing and look forward to spring!
An active day of duck hunting is an exciting experience regardless of the setting or the target species.
Jordan Leigh Goodson and Ralph Benjamin Pond IV were united in marriage on...
Mr. and Mrs. James Hemphill Lawson of Darlington, SC, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kate Hamphill Lawson, of Charleston to Madison Drummond Sharp of Charleston, the son of Dr. and Mrs. Henry Drummond Sharp III of Rock Hill, SC.
Thanksgiving week marks the beginning of duck season, turning the rivers of the Pee Dee region into a battle ground.
We are sad to announce the following deaths:
Jane Morris Pipkin, age 78, died Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.
SGM Robert “Robbie” English Morgan, Jr., age 70, formerly from Darlington, SC, passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2021.
Annette Sneeden O’Neal, 66, passed away on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 in Hampton, VA.
Robert Preston “Bob” Nolan, 71, of Society Hill died Sunday, August 29, 2021.
Julius Curtis Lewis, 72, passed away at his home on Friday, September 3, 2021.
Death notices for this week.
Emma Carol Gandy Hunsucker joined her friends and family in heaven on August 26, 2021 at the age of 91.
Darlington – Arthur M. Flowers, age 74 died Saturday, August 21, 2021.
Darlington – Carolyn Gainey Odom, age 73 died in her home on Sunday, August 15, 2021.
Almost everywhere we go, there are people complaining about what our “government” is doing or not doing, and rightly so. Much of the criticism is justified but, some is not.
A few years back on a fall day I attended a wild game dinner on the grounds of Hobcaw Barony’s Bellefield Stables. I sat among folks from up north.
It is not a secret that we Americans are a very impatient people. We want things bigger, faster and better than ever before. And, we want them NOW!
Orchids. There were days I wore them in my lapel for formal events, but those days are gone.
In everyone’s life, there are certain moments that are burned into our memory. Sept. 11, 2001, is such a moment.
I visit old cemeteries quite a bit. Lest you think death thoughts consume me, understand that readers tell me of near-forgotten cemeteries.
A long, long time ago, there lived a man and woman. No one really knows what their real names were and everyone called them Sam and Lib so often that it stuck.
Several years back, I attended Edgefield’s Camellia Tea.
At last, our military presence in Afghanistan is almost over.
Metal detectives seek old coins and treasure, and many folks look for arrowheads.
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...
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