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Williamsburg County Supervisor Dr. Tiffany Wright went live on social media March 31, regarding what she considers a serious issue. Wright said they have been trying to communicate with the De…

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Over the past few years North Carolina-based Food Lion has been acquiring Bi-Lo stores across the Southeast. On Easter Sunday the Kingstree location shuttered her doors. Bi-Lo opened in 2001. …

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The School District of Pickens County recently selected Dr. Ashley Anderson-Murray as the new principal of Forest Acres Elementary School. Anderson-Murray has led the school as interim princip…

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South Carolina Senate Democrats, including Senator Ronnie Sabb (D-Williamsburg), held a press conference Wednesday, March 31, calling on Governor Henry McMaster to expand Medicaid in South Carolina.

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A new rideshare company, HOPIN, is rolling out across the country. HOPIN promises to provide quality rideshare services, offering better security and safety to their customers and drivers. The…

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As cases and deaths from COVID–19 decline nationwide, Texas, Mississippi and Wyoming have lifted their mask mandate. Other restrictions have been lifted that include the long-waited visitation…

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The Town of Kingstree has closed Gilland Park due to the bridge being compromised and not safe to cross. The gate to the park is locked, preventing drivers from approaching the area. Kingstree…

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The C. Williams Rush African-American Museum of Arts & Culture has been awarded a $2,200 grant to identify and create a healthy, historical and educational walking tour in downtown Kingstr…

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Spring wouldn’t be spring without the electric yellow of daffodils.  Because daffodils are the first flowers we see in the springtime they represent rebirth and new beginnings. Mary Jean Holt …

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Last month’s rains exposed a relentless problem that has plagued Williamsburg County; trash. Like many counties across America, many of the county’s roads and highways are a linear trashcan. D…

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Each year the South Carolina Chapter of the National Emergency Number Association and the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials present the Palmetto Award to a person who refle…

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Members of Keep Williamsburg Beautiful (KWB) met with a group at Holt’s Gifts in Kingstree Wednesday, March 17, to discuss the upcoming Great American Cleanup from March 20 – June 20.  Since t…

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(Grassroots Newswire) - Amy Hydrick of Kingstree has earned a Bachelor of Science, Business - Healthcare Management degree from Western Governors University (WGU). The online, nonprofit univer…

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The W.J. (Billy) Britton American Legion Post #8 and the Ladies Auxiliary were happy to have sponsored four students to Palmetto Boy’s State and Palmetto Girl’s State.  Two boys were chosen to…

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Williamsburg County Council held a March 8, special called meeting to pass a resolution to amend an ordinance to increase the monthly customer water rate. Councilman Eddie Woods made a motion …

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HopeHealth welcomes Matt Wise, FNP, family nurse practitioner, to HopeHealth in Kingstree.

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The Williamsburg HomeTown Chamber presented the Image Award for February to Fancy Pants on Main which is located at 110 East Main Street in Kingstree. In 2014, Will Kellahan and his wife Shell…

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March 6, was a beautiful day for a groundbreaking. Members, families, friends and dignitaries came out to join in the ceremony for the new Central Missionary Baptist Church in Salters. The new…

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Georgetown, SC – GKCU is pleased to recognize one employee who sets a standard in excellent member service every year with the Employee of the Year award. Service with a smile, and a call by n…

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Georgetown, SC – To ensure the safety and well-being of our members, volunteers and staff, GKCU held its first virtual Annual Membership Meeting.  Even though the meeting was held virtually, t…

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FLORENCE, S.C – Counties in South Carolina’s northeastern corner reported over half a billion dollars in new investment with nearly a thousand new jobs created, despite a challenging year brou…

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The South Carolina Technical Education Association is a professional association of technical education personnel and others interested in post secondary technical education. The purpose of th…

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A single car collision on Diamond Loop Road claimed a victim. Williamsburg County Coroner, Ivori Henryhand has identified the victim as Mellissa Ann Floyd of Florence County.

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An investigation continues into a Sunday night bomb threat. On the evening of March 7, Williamsburg County Sheriff’s deputies received a call from an Amtrak representative about an explosive d…

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At a recent Kingstree Lions Club meeting Captain Clay Matthews of the Kingstree Fire Department was the primary speaker.  Matthews was demonstrating the Flir Thermal Imaging Camera, a situatio…

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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently announced they are awarding more than $27 million to support 33 projects in 14 coastal states to protect, restore or enhance almost 28,000 acres of …

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Local attorney Doward K. Harvin was recently recognized by the South Carolina Bar Association during Black History Month. In 2011 while he worked as public defender in Williamsburg County, Har…

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Williamsburg County School District has been awarded a USDA Rural Development grant for $792,441.00.  Jennifer Holliday, WCSD Director of Fine Arts wrote and submitted the grant on behalf of t…

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Travis Elliott of Andrews is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Clifton Elliott. Travis graduated from Andrews High School in 2000 where he also participated in the dual-enrollment program at Williamsbur…

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