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Edisto’s Darby named to state role

Edisto’s Darby named to state role

Edisto Beach Mayor Jane Darby has been named the president of the Association of South Carolina Mayors. The honor came on July 20th, during the association’s annual meeting. During this…

Register now for new Colleton after-hours program

Register now for new Colleton after-hours program

Registration for Colleton County School District’s new “After-Hour Kid Power” after school program is now underway, as district officials have released more details on the program. The Colleton County School…

Tax-free shopping this Friday through Sunday

Tax-free shopping this Friday through Sunday

Back-to-school shoppers can soon enjoy the benefits of a tax-free weekend in South Carolina, which begins on Friday, August 3rd and ends on Sunday, August 5th. The annual event occurs…

City receives state nod for funding options

City receives state nod for funding options

Walterboro leaders are being honored by the S.C. Municipal Association for the way city officials fund community projects. During a recent July 20th annual meeting of the S.C. Municipal Association,…

School board race already ramping up

School board race already ramping up

Three people are already formally filing to seek seats on the upcoming Colleton County School Board election, and there is still more than one week left in the open filing…

Cottageville has new canine cop, Meet Tigger

Cottageville has new canine cop, Meet Tigger

The Cottageville Police Department is expanding by adding its first canine officer. The new canine is a 1.5-year-old Dutch Shepherd named Tigger. The dog is trained as a canine officer,…

Editorial

It’s not weed. It’s hemp Why aren’t more Colleton County farmers growing hemp? Or at least trying to? Hemp is an industrial-level crop. While it’s a variety of the “weed”…

Sea turtles saved from storm drain

Sea turtles saved from storm drain

A dramatic and emotional rescue of newly-hatched sea turtles from a storm drain at Edisto Beach has turned into a YouTube video that is catching an upswing on social media.…

Editorial

Recent votes carry big impacts At least two of our governmental bodies have met recently and voted on several issues that will impact our community. Some of these are contested…

City seeing new business growth

City seeing new business growth

The City of Walterboro is seeing incoming growth, as several new businesses and projects are now underway. According to Hank Amundson, assistant city manager with the City of Walterboro, there…

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