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Walterboro native returns home to sell crafts locally

Walterboro native returns home to sell crafts locally

Walterboro native Jeannette (Mixson) Neal recently moved back to Walterboro from Greenwood due to the fact that her husband recently got a Job in Ladson. She left her Greenwood business,…

Rare pot at museum part of our history

Rare pot at museum part of our history

Colleton Museum Director Gary Brightwell said that she and Museum Education Coordinator Rusty Clark were nervous Saturday about the pending arrival of a very old and rare pot Saturday morning.…

Local firefighter graduates from academy

Local firefighter graduates from academy

Colleton County Firefighter Hallie Young, assigned to Station # 9 in Cottageville, completed the eight week Recruit School at the SC Fire Academy in Columbia on June 22.  He graduated…

Local automotive dealer has flair for music

Local automotive dealer has flair for music

When most people locally think about Dane Roessler, the thought of one of Walterboro’s most straightforward and fair automobile and truck dealers comes to mind. Roessler has owned A&D Auto…

Memorial Brick Ceremony held at Downtown Waterfall

Memorial Brick Ceremony held at Downtown Waterfall

A ceremony was held at 9 a.m. Friday for the commencement of a program that will place commemorative bricks with the names of Colleton County’s  Armed Services Veterans in the…

Theater Camp culminates with mini-plays

Theater Camp culminates with mini-plays

A Theater Camp held last week ended with a series of mini-plays held Friday at the Colleton Center on Hampton Street. The camp, for children ages eight through twelve, taught…

Patriotic musical attracts a full church

Patriotic musical attracts a full church

“Homeland,” a patriotic musical presented by The Voices of the Community Choir, attracted a large crowd at First Baptist Church at 124 South Memorial Street Sunday afternoon. The program began…

Dentist feels Walterboro is right place

Dentist feels Walterboro is right place

Dr. Spencer Witkin’s 11 years in the dentistry profession has taken him to more than a few cities. But a recent decision between himself and his wife, Sharon, to locate…

SCE&G announces plans to close part of its coal-fired plant system

SCE&G announces plans to close part of its coal-fired plant system

South Carolina Electric and Gas (SCE&G) plans to close the first of three units at the company’s Canadys plant by the end of this year. The closings are coming as…

Riley honored by Walterboro Booster Club Saturday

Riley honored by Walterboro Booster Club Saturday

The words honor, integrity, and religion were used by those who fondly know former Colleton County High School Athletic Director and Coach Leroy Riley at a dinner that honored him…