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African heritage honored by local group

African heritage honored by local group

A local chapter of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) has issued a scholarship for the county’s African American community. The NCNW is a coalition comprised of more than…

Local firemen meet children who they help

Local firemen meet children who they help

Members of Colleton County Fire-Rescue (CCFR) were served a special dinner last week as a part of a ‘thank you’ for their fundraising efforts this year for the Carolina Children’s…

WFD receives grant from Walmart

WFD receives grant from Walmart

Chris Dodd (Walmart Manager) with Chris Crosby (the Fire Marshal for the Walterboro Fire Department) is accepting a $4000.00 grant check from Walmart. The funds will be used to purchase…

Ritchie named Substitute of the Year

Ritchie named Substitute of the Year

A substitute teacher who frequents classrooms in Cottageville Elementary School has been chosen as a districtwide Substitute Teacher of the Year. Tina Ritchie has been named the Substitute Teacher of…

Senior Adult Coloring Contest

Senior Adult Coloring Contest

When we think of coloring we often think it’s an activity for children. However, coloring can be enjoyed at all ages by everyone. As we get older, adults tend put…

Colleton cops recover stolen cars

Colleton cops recover stolen cars

Members of a designated traffic enforcement unit from within the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office helped to recover several vehicles last week that were stolen from a nearby Beaufort County car…

CCHS students attend SC State Transport Police Junior Academy

CCHS students attend SC State Transport  Police Junior Academy

The SC State Transport Police (STP) sponsored a Junior Academy on Saturday, May 5th in Columbia. Officers Tellis Green and Brian Freeman met with Colleton County High School Career Facilitator…

Colleton Memorial Library Announces Summer Reading Program Dates

Colleton Memorial Library Announces Summer Reading Program Dates

The Colleton Memorial Library Children’s Department announced its annual Summer Reading Program theme and dates. This year’s theme is “Libraries Rock” and the Summer Reading Program will be held from…

4th Graders Celebrate Responsible Pet Ownership

4th Graders Celebrate Responsible Pet Ownership

Fourth graders in three elementary schools in recently completed the Colleton Animal Commitment Education (CACE) program presented by Friends of Colleton County Animal Shelter (FoCCAS). The program helps students understand…

Calling all actors and actresses ages 6-18

Calling all actors and actresses ages 6-18

The Colleton County Children’s Theatre (CCCT) is gearing up for their next production, “Lion King, Jr.”. Auditions will be held on Sunday, May 20th on the campus of the Colleton…