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Orangeburg officials gathered on a cleared piece of land on North Road in February, ready to break ground on a new recreation complex. That scene was repeated Friday, ... A renovated South Carolina Motorplex, formerly Orangeburg Dragstrip, opened in February. It drew an estimated 10,000 people.
Orangeburg County Administration Harold Young said, "We have some longstanding politicians that have been in their positions and I appreciate all that Mr. Cleckley has done to move the county forward over the course of the years. I wish him well on his retirement and any activity that he undertakes.

One person was killed and five more were hospitalized following a two-vehicle collision early Sunday morning. The crash occurred shortly after midnight on Fredcon Road in Orangeburg County, just outside of Eutawville, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol Cpl. Sonny Collins. The ...
One charged in fatal Orangeburg County crash killed 17-year-old ... (Source: Orangeburg County Detention Center) ... collision that occurred after midnight just over three miles east of Eutawville Sunday morning and claimed the life of one passenger, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.
A former deputy with the Orangeburg, S.C. sheriff's office has been arrested and charged with misconduct in office after allegedly engaging in "illicit activities with females" connected to the agency's criminal investigations. Jason Kip Nelson, 36, of Orangeburg, S.C. has been charged with one count ...
Ecomelida Inc., the United States subsidiary of China-based Zhangzhou Sanlida Environmental Technology Corp., has announced plans to locate its first facility in North America in Orangeburg County, South Carolina. The new facility is expected to be operational by the fourth quarter of 2018 and to create 200 new jobs, ...

Ecomelida, doing business as Federated Enterprises, has acquired a 200,350-square-foot industrial building in Orangeburg, S.C., from Federal-Mogul Corp. Binswanger represented the seller in the transaction. The asset is located at 2084 Rowesville Road, just eight miles from Interstate 26, 22 miles from ...
Day is the third person to die due to a traffic accident in Orangeburg County this year. This time last year, there were five highway-related fatalities in Orangeburg County. As of March 11, 145 people have died on South Carolina's highways, compared to 193 highway deaths during the same time period in ...
One person died Monday afternoon in an Orangeburg County crash, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol. The victim was driving a 1986 Chevy truck and traveling north on Highway 453 shortly before 4 p.m. when a 2014 Chevy Sedan tried to cross the road and hit the driver's side door, ...
South Carolina attorney Bill Connor will celebrate the grand opening of his new Orangeburg law offices and his 12 years of practice now under the name ... of regular U.S. Army service, five years in S.C. Army National Guard (including a 16-month mobilization to Afghanistan in which he served as the senior ...
Interstate 26 in Orangeburg reopened Saturday morning after a fatal crash involving a tractor trailer shut down all westbound traffic and caused a bridge to be torn down Friday. The S.C. Department of Transportation worked overnight to demolish part of the bridge spanning the westbound lanes near mile ...
The tractor-trailer was traveling west near exit 154 when it crossed into the median and struck the support structure of a bridge, according to Lance Cpl. Judd Jones of the S.C. Highway Patrol. The truck driver, identified by the Orangeburg County Coroner's Office as Travis Hall, 46, of Wagner, ...
Orangeburg Dragstrip now S.C. Motorplex, draws 10,000 fans. By GENE ... The old Orangeburg Dragstrip reopened last weekend as the South Carolina Motorplex, drawing an estimated 10,000 people. ... "South Carolina is a hotbed for racing so why not put it someplace where there is a large interest?
Carson Harmon, 25, was charged with felony DUI involving death, according to Lance Cpl. Judd Jones of the South Carolina Highway Patrol. One person was killed and five more were hospitalized following the two-vehicle collision that occurred in Orangeburg County Sunday morning. The crash ...
The tractor-trailer was traveling west near exit 154 when it crossed into the median and struck the support structure of a bridge, according to Lance Cpl. Judd Jones of the S.C. Highway Patrol. The truck driver, identified by the Orangeburg County Coroner's Office as Travis Hall, 46, of Wagner, was ...
Hattie Edwards, 86, hasn't been seen since Thursday just before noon at a truck stop on Highway 301. Edwards is described as 5-foot-2 inches tall and weighing around 150 pounds. She was driving a tan Kia Forte. “If anyone has any information on Mrs. Edwards' location, please call us or your local law ...
“We're excited to welcome Ecomelida to the South Carolina business community. Any time another company chooses to call South Carolina home, it's a testament to our great workforce and business-friendly environment. The 200 jobs they're bringing to Orangeburg County will be a tremendous, positive ...

Ecomelida, Inc. plans to locate its first North American operations in Orangeburg, SC. The company, a U.S. subsidiary of China-based ... South Carolina's Coordinating Council for Economic Development approved job development credits related to the project. A $750,000 Rural Infrastructure Fund grant ...
Taylor Enterprises SC LLC to PME 3 LLC, TMS 0172-19-02-001, Orange Township, $5. T&M Joint Ventures #3 to John Charles Simons III and John Charles Simons III 1995 Trust, TMS 0140-08-10-009.00, City of Orangeburg, $750,000. South Carolina Conference of the International Pentecostal Holiness ...
"I think it's important to tell the African-American community in South Carolina we don't just regret what happened in Orangeburg 35 years ago, we apologize for it," Sanford said at that year's commemoration of the tragedy at S.C. State. Jack Shuler, an Orangeburg native and author of the book about his ...
The man left the gas station in a gray Mercury Mariner with a South Carolina license plate ending in “370,” according to The Times & Democrat. Anyone with information about the man and child in question is asked to call the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Department at 803-534-3550 or Crimestoppers at ...
Orangeburg, SC (WLTX) - Police are looking for a man and a baby after witnesses say he tried to give away the five-day old girl. The incident ... The clerk says the man drove off in a gray Mercury Mariner and only could catch the last three digits on the South Carolina License plate with the numbers 3-7-0.
Documentary Looks Back On SC's Orangeburg Massacre. By Mark Rumsey ... There were those kinds of acts of brutality that were carried out in 1968 in Orangeburg, South Carolina. In the months following the Orangeburg incident was there a unified idea among African Americans about how to respond?
Another employee reported that the man was driving a gray Mercury Mariner with the last three digits of a South Carolina license plate “370.” ... who visited the Exxon gas station on Saint Matthews Road, they are asked to contact the sheriff's office at 803-534-3550 or Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.
The S.C. Supreme Court's 2014 Abbeville v. South Carolina school adequacy order was remarkably vague on how to accomplish its mandate for the state to provide a decent education to all children. Except in the area of consolidation. No, the court's split ruling didn't order the Legislature to consolidate ...
CALHOUN COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) — One lane open I-26 is back open following a traffic accident that blocked all lanes of traffic on the interstate. According to the South Carolina Department of Transportation, the incident is 1 mile west of Exit 136 at the North Saint Matthews exit. The stretch of highway was ...
“South Carolina continues to see its manufacturing and forestry sectors grow and create jobs. Tree Brand Packaging's new investment builds on our state's success in those sectors and strengthens our global reputation. I congratulate Orangeburg County on this tremendous news, and we look forward to ...
Two must be elected from Orangeburg County from larger areas. The board member holding at-large seat eight must be a resident of Orangeburg County Council District One, Two, Three or Four, and the board member holding at-large seat nine must be a resident of Orangeburg County Council District ...
According to an Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office incident report, Investigator Sgt. Riley Godwin and units from the special operations and narcotics division converged on the Shulmer Road residence on ... Thomas appeared before Orangeburg County Magistrate Willie Robinson on Tuesday morning.
The finalists are Tim Newman, superintendent of Orangeburg Consolidated School District 4, Sheila Quinn, state deputy superintendent for innovation and effectiveness with the S.C. Department of Education, and Thomas Schmolze, assistant superintendent for administration and student services with the ...
The Williams exhibit is a traveling one; the Dorchester County Library will host the debut of the exhibit, which is sponsored by the South Carolina State Library in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Williams is a native of Orangeburg and a professional photographer, videographer, ...
As moisture moves in, the eastern portion of the Midlands from Orangeburg to Clarendon, Sumter and Lee counties could see some precipitation, which models favor it to be snow, said forecasters as of Tuesday. The amount ... Other portions of South Carolina are under a winter storm watch. Forecasters at ...
Racers in the Southeastern portion of the United States are about to gain another quality venue to race at as Orangeburg Drag Strip undergoes some major renovations after being purchased by RJS Racing Equipment owner Jeff Biegun. The track will be renamed the South Carolina Motorplex and will be ...
Orangeburg County was placed under a winter storm watch from 9 a.m. Wednesday morning until 10 p.m. Wednesday night. ... Midlands' South Carolina Department of Transportation crews are prepared to pretreat Interstate 95 in the central part of the state ahead of the storm where necessary and ...
With severe winter weather expected to affect South Carolina by Wednesday, schools and other organizations around the state are announcing closings, cancellations and changes of plans. The State will continue to update this list. If you know of any closings, cancellations, delays or other information you ...
All Orangeburg County public school districts are closed Wednesday due to the threat of winter weather including snow and freezing rain. Orangeburg Consolidated School Districts 3, 4, and 5 will close the entire day, according to a joint press release. "These weather conditions make it unsafe for school ...
Kevin Levi Hook to Phyllis Phillips Hough, TMS 0285-00-03-001.000, Elloree Township, $5 in hand. South Carolina State Housing, Finance and Authority, fka South Carolina State Housing Authority, to Gene B. Hasty, TMS 0209-00-07-007.000, $18,000. Gene B. Hasty to Gene B. Hasty and Kendra A. Hasty ...
The Orangeburg National Fish Hatchery produces a variety of warm-water freshwater fish, including: striped bass (South Carolina's state fish), redbreast sunfish, American shad and lake sturgeon. The fish are stocked annually in reservoirs, lakes, rivers and coastal streams across the Southeastern United ...
The South Carolina lottery will set aside $19.6 million to cover potential claims while it continues to investigate a Christmas Day glitch that affected Holiday Cash Add-A-Play tickets. The S.C. Education Lottery Commission met behind closed doors Friday and decided to set aside the money for potential ...
Orangeburg County Chief Deputy Coroner Sean Fogle said Da'Quan Berry of 222 Berrywood Road died as a result of “blunt force injury of the head ... Cpl. Sonny Collins of the South Carolina Highway Patrol said the crash occurred at 11 p.m. in the 3100-block on U.S. Highway 178/Charleston Highway.
A South Carolina man was arrested for attacking and choking a woman, pregnant with their child, in front of their two children and another relative. Octavius Mitchell is charged with first-degree domestic violence, according to the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office. Mitchell admitted to pushing the woman to ...
The high probability of freezing rain early Friday stretches from the coast to near the intersection of Interstates 95 and 26 near Orangeburg, with rain beyond that extending north toward Columbia. A smaller chance of freezing rain in the Midlands is expecting to end before midnight Thursday. For the South ...
Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact Crimestoppers by calling 1-888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372) or visiting www.midlandscrimestoppers.com and emailing a tip. Your identity will be kept anonymous, and if your tip leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward of up ...
Excitement and joy turned to anger and frustration Wednesday as dozens of people expecting to collect lottery winnings instead left the South Carolina Education Lottery offices empty handed. “I was banking on (this money),” said Bridget Castrillon, 26, of Orangeburg. “I could pay my bills at the end of the ...
Shown during the presentation by S.C. State alumnus Thurman Shuler of a donation of $15,445 to the university are, from left, Iva Gardner, director of ... Thurman D. Shuler, an Orangeburg native and 1957 graduate of South Carolina State University, donated $15,445 to help S.C. State graduates enroll in a ...
After reviewing all aspects of our football program at Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School over this past year, we have decided to go in a new direction. We thank Coach Brown for his many years of service to Orangeburg Consolidated School District Five and the football program at Orangeburg-Wilkinson ...
Willa Gibbemeyer, 74, of Willing Lake Ct., was pronounced dead at Palmetto Health Richland in Columbia, according to the Orangeburg County ... with 937 deaths in South Carolina so far this year, compared to 914 crashes with 989 deaths during the same period in 2016, according to the S.C. Department ...
An Orangeburg mother of two won $275,000 playing the lottery's biggest ticket a week before Christmas, the S.C. Education Lottery Commission announced Monday. “I purchased the ... During the first week in December, the S.C. Education Lottery Commission announced a Bamberg man won $150,000.
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina panel is recommending that a neighboring technical college take over a troubled school in a rural area. The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reported the governing board of the South Carolina Technical College system has recommended that ...
... also sent units to the scene. Witherell called the S.C. Law Enforcement Division to the scene, which is typical when someone dies in a fire. ... There have been 22 fatal fires in South Carolina so far this year, according to Orangeburg County Fire Director Teddy Wolfe. Witte Evans of Vance was at the scene ...


 

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