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Strickland’s sheriff’s office bid fundraiser successful

Strickland’s sheriff’s office bid fundraiser successful

  Many people’s questions and comments were fielded during last Thursday’s fundraiser to help bolster Colleton County Sheriff’s Office candidate Andy Strickland’s run for office.Veteran Highway Patrolman James Brown, now…

Successful Adopt-A-Thon

On Saturday, September 08, 2012 the Walterboro Petco not only flashed back to the 70s for a disco themed Adopt-A-Thon but helped to find new homes for the animals. Six…

Many children showed up to meet their super heroes at Walgreens

Many children showed up to meet their super heroes at Walgreens

Walgreen’s Photo Section Manager and District Special Events Coordinator Omar Jeter was very enthusiastic when he addressed a big crowd of both parents and children Saturday morning. “We’ve done things…

Walterboro’s version of ‘Storage Wars’

Walterboro’s version of ‘Storage Wars’

Forget television’s version of ‘Storage Wars’ or ‘Auction Hunter,’ because Walterboro had its own version at a storage facility within our city Saturday morning. About 150 people gathered at the…

Church members help bring boy and dog together

Church members help bring boy and dog together

It was April 6, not an unusual day for the Friday before Easter. The television was on, but Troyce Crosby wasn’t paying attention to what was on the screen. That…

Morehead answers questions at local fundraiser

Morehead answers questions at local fundraiser

   During a fundraising dinner for Colleton County Sheriff’s Office Republican Party candidate Marshall Morehead on August 28, Morehead fielded questions as to what he would do if elected as…

Washington Street workers treated to cupcakes

Washington Street workers treated to cupcakes

  Officials from the Walterboro-Colleton Chamber of Commerce and downtown member merchants met with the construction crew working on the Arborscape Project along East Washington Friday afternoon. They presented each worker…

Students practice at the Colleton Center for upcoming play

Students practice at the Colleton Center for upcoming play

  Several students were busy Thursday evening practicing at the Colleton Center on Hampton Street for the upcoming play “The Jungle Book.”The play will be presented by the Colleton County…

Increase of counterfeiting occurring within county

Increase of counterfeiting occurring within county

Within the past eight months, Walterboro and surrounding Colleton County have experienced a marked increase in the passage and attempted passage of counterfeit money. Within the City of Walterboro, 31…

Low-income housing bid for Walterboro denied

Low-income housing bid for Walterboro denied

The City of Walterboro’s Board of Zoning Appeals denied a special exception that would have allowed a proposed high density, low-income apartment-type housing project to be built on Bells Highway…