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Bennettsville Churches serve Thanksgiving meal to community early

BENNETTSVILLE, SC (WBTW) - Four churches in Bennettsville united Tuesday night to bring Thanksgiving dinner a few days early to community members. The Sword of Truth Church, Community of Grace Church, Thomas Memorial Baptist Church, and Victory World Outreach Center made and donated food to hand out

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-22 04:34:19

3 Bennettsville men wanted for shooting in Scotland County

GIBSON, NC (WBTW) - Three Marlboro County men are wanted for attempted murder after a shooting in the Gibson area of Scotland County Thursday morning. According to Captain Earl Haywood with the Scotland County Sheriff's Office, investigators are searching for Shhedrick McLean, 35, Jamal Easterling,

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-20 18:05:45

HopeHealth receives Company of the Year award

FLORENCE, S.C. - HopeHealth was named Company of the Year by the South Carolina Baptist Ministries of Aging during an event on Nov. 1 that celebrated donors and volunteers for the Bethea Retirement Community in Darlington. Tom Turner, president and CEO of the SC Baptist Ministries of Aging, presente

SCNOW - 2017-11-20 17:33:00

Voters' group getting head start on redistricting

HARTSVILLE, S.C. - Voters should choose their representatives, not the other way around, according to a voter education group. This seems to be the rally cry of the League of Women's Voters of South Carolina, whose local members held an information meeting last Thursday at the Hartsville Memorial Li

SCNOW - 2017-11-20 16:25:00

UNCP Celebrates Career of Popular Physics Professor

Standing in a room full of former colleagues and students, Dr. Tim Ritter reflected on his 21 years as a physics professor at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. The lasting friendships forged in the halls of the Oxendine Science Building will be treasured, along with excitement building u

PILOT.COM - 2017-11-21 16:00:00

THOM ANDERSON: Mrs. Jenkins and the British colonel

We've all had some moments in social situations that were a little uncomfortable for one reason or another. But if you look at Mrs. Jenkins and her toast, your moments of discomfort might look insignificant. It was during our 18th-century revolution that this incident occurred, and W.W. Sellers desc


Darlington County detention center officer up for state honors

DARLINGTON, S.C. -- A W. Glenn Campbell Detention Center officer has been nominated for state honors. Sgt. Lesa L. McCormick, training officer, was nominated for the Law Enforcement Training Officer of the Year award through the South Carolina Training Association. "Sgt. McCormick is someone who lov

SCNOW - 2017-11-21 19:09:00

Darlington County Sheriff's Office hosts church security forum

DARLINGTON, SC (WBTW) - The Darlington County Sheriff's Office held a forum with religious leaders and community members Monday night to offer resources to ensure safety in churches. "We can do active shooter training, we can do security assessments of their actual facilities," said Lt. Robert Kilgo

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-21 04:45:44

Morgan County Sheriff's Office

On Nov. 19 warrants for obstruction, driving while license suspended, open container and driving with no tag were issued against Reuben Gary Vandiver, 42, Madison. According to reports, a Morgan County Sheriff's Office deputy was observing traffic on North Main Street, Madison when a red Ford pickup

MORGAN COUNTY CITIZEN - 2017-11-21 17:11:06

SPLOST to be on 2018 ballot

Next year, the citizens of Morgan County will be asked to vote on the next Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST), a one-penny sales tax used to fund capital outlay projects. The Morgan County Board of Commissioners (BOC) has begun the planning process for the next Special Purpose Local Opt

MORGAN COUNTY CITIZEN - 2017-11-21 17:29:59

DA: Gunman told victims, 'It's not personal, it's business' before pulling trigger

A man and woman accused of kidnapping and shooting two people have been sentenced to life in prison. According to the Cobb County D.A., Desire Nichole Collins, 22, and Jermaine Dawayne Henderson, 36, were in the Atlanta area to sell dozens of pounds of marijuana. A childhood friend of Henderson's pu

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-20 20:47:00

Beyond Shopping: What to do with Relatives ON Thanksgiving DAY

There's only so long you can sit around the table patting your bursting belly on Thanksgiving. Once you've napped and had seconds, get out of the house and spend some time exploring Atlanta, beyond the crowded retail stores. There is plenty to do in Atlanta on Thanksgiving Day. Try ice skating or a

PATCH - 2017-11-20 11:30:00

40 Jobs In Buckhead: Alarm Technician, Superintendent And More

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Local man arrested after high-speed chase

A 30-year-old Milledgeville man faces multiple criminal charges following a high-speed chase with local authorities Friday night. No one was injured during the chase, the third one of its kind in the past month. The suspect was wanted by local and state authorities in connection with an outstanding

UNION-RECORDER - 2017-11-21 00:30:00

System-wide Teacher of the Year awarded

The District Teacher of the Year has been named. Heather Jackson, a teacher at Morgan County Middle School for over 10 years, has been chosen to represent the entire school district and will be considered among the other Georgia District Teacher of the Year winners for the state Teacher of the Year.

MORGAN COUNTY CITIZEN - 2017-11-21 17:39:37

Commission revamps 'event facility' regs

During a lengthy meeting last Thursday, members of the Morgan County Planning Commission voiced frustration over proposed changes to the county's event facility ordinances. The Morgan County Board of Commissioners (BOC) requested changes be considered after hearing numerous complaints voiced by coun

MORGAN COUNTY CITIZEN - 2017-11-21 17:13:00

EPD investigating shooting of juvenile

The Enterprise Police Department is investigating a shooting on Friday that injured a juvenile. According to a news release, the EPD went to the 200 block of Apache Drive at about 10:10 p.m. in response to a call of shots fired. Multiple rounds of ammunition were fired into a pair of apartments, wit

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2017-11-20 22:37:00

Enterprise P.D. investigating shots fired into apartment

ENTERPRISE, Ala. (WTVY) - On November 17, 2017, at 10:10 PM, the Enterprise Police Department responded to a shots fired call in the 200 Block of Apache Drive Enterprise, AL. Responding EPD Officers and Detectives discovered that multiple rounds were fired into two occupied apartments. The suspects

WTVY.COM - 2017-11-21 00:09:00

Whitaker named grand marshal of Christmas Parade

A familiar face to the Enterprise community will be the grand marshal of the 2017 Christmas Parade. Dr. Danny Whitaker, a pediatrician and the president of the Enterprise Board of Education, has been selected as this year's parade grand marshal, a news release from the Enterprise Chamber of Commerce

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2017-11-21 12:00:00

Dale schools sue to stop local taxes from leaving county

Three school systems in Dale County have filed suit against the Alabama Department of Education and other defendants, seeking to block a transfer of local sales and property tax revenues to school systems in Dothan and Enterprise. A Dale County judge has granted a temporary restraining order in the

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2017-11-21 22:15:00