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CCHS NJROTC members visit Naval Academy in Annapolis

CCHS NJROTC members visit Naval Academy in Annapolis

Forty-eight cadets from the NJROTC Unit at Colleton County High School (CCHS) visited the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland during their recent spring break. The cadets billeted at…

Public input sought on proposed name change for park

Public input sought on proposed name change for park

  Members of the Colleton County Office of the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) are seeking public input on a proposal to possibly change the name of Dooley…

Business owner makes donation to our youth

Business owner makes donation to our youth

Kevin Pak, owner of PakNet Technology at 346 North Jefferies in Walterboro, is on a mission to help familiarize the community’s younger children with technology. Last Monday, he installed the…

Airport plane and car show was well received

Airport plane and car show was well received

The Fifth Annual Wings ‘N’ Wheels Air Show at the Lowcountry Regional Airport in Walterboro was a huge success Saturday, with many out-of-state residents attending the event, held from 10…

Local student cuts her locks to help others

Local student cuts her locks to help others

  Nine-year-old Walterboro resident Sierra Obenhaus recently got her hair cut for a good reason; she did it for the sake of love. “My friend Ansley had cut her hair…

Sheriff’s Office now has a formidable K-9 Division

Sheriff’s Office now has a formidable K-9 Division

  The Colleton County Sheriff’s office has amassed a very impressive K-9 Division with a total of five dogs used to track, detect narcotics, and protect their handlers: but each…

James Broderick to run for Walterboro City Council

James Broderick to run for Walterboro City Council

James Broderick has announced that he is running for one of three available Walterboro City Council seats in the upcoming May 28 election. “I have decided to run as a…

Edisto Beach Chamber of Commerce Director is increasing tourism

Edisto Beach Chamber of Commerce Director is increasing tourism

Edisto Beach Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Dan Carter has been making good progress in his efforts to increase tourism at Edisto Beach during his 10 years at the helm.…

Wicker teaches in Malaysia by using The Colletonian as a tool

Wicker teaches in Malaysia by using The Colletonian as a tool

Rebecca Wicker, who is teaching in Malaysia, recently received a special learning tool to use with her students. She received two issues of The Colletonian from her parents, Kevin and…

Mentoring groups hold youth expo Saturday

Mentoring groups hold youth expo Saturday

A special event occurred Saturday, March 16, at the Downtown Waterfall on East Washington Street. Designed to mentor local children, the five-hour program seemed to be a big hit. J.…