There is more than just ghouls and goblins to fear this Halloween season; there are also car crashes, fires and other misfortunes of which to be wary.
One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Music took hold of the streets of Cheraw this weekend as the town celebrated its annual South Carolina Jazz Festival.
Two men are in custody following a Tuesday evening armed robbery at the King State Employees Credit Union.
FLORENCE — Grammy-winning superstar Kenny Rogers will film his acclaimed “Christmas & Hits Through The Years” concert for television at the Florence Civic Center on Dec. 2 as part of the arena's new Standing Room Only...
These people were recently charged by members of the Cheraw Police Department:• Mathew Melton Cetnar, 19, 156 Chatham Trace Road, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, Oct. 14.
Ralph Watson has announced his candidacy for probate judge of Chesterfield County.
Registration for Upward soccer for grades K5-6 and hard-pitch soccer for grades 7-8 is now open at Cheraw First Baptist through Dec. 1.
Northeastern Technical College's division of continuing education is now taking applications for students interested in entering its daytime welding program, which begins in November.
The Bennettsville-Cheraw Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. began its 2014-15 chapter year with the installation of new officers.
The Board of Directors of United Way of Chesterfield County recently approved the 2014 allocation of $41,237, which is almost double the nonprofit group's 2013 amount.
MARS HILL, N.C. — Mars Hill University has named Ann Brookshire Sherer '62 of Lincoln, Nebraska, and T. Michael Kelly '82 of Cincinnati, Ohio, as the 2014 alumni of the year. Sherer and Kelly were honored and presented with plaques...
DARLINGTON — This week marks the nationwide release of “Kitzoo?! Kitzoo?! Where are you?,” a cat-loving new book by author Christy Mumma.
Margie Jewell, Dottie Campbell and Jennifer Johnston were sworn in at family court to serve as volunteer guardians ad litem. Volunteers with the Cass Elias McCarter Guardian ad Litem program advocate on behalf of abused and neglected children in...
FLORENCE — The late Margaret McLamb Grimsby of Florence never attended Francis Marion University, but the affection she felt for her local university, and for higher education in general, will affect generations of FMU students thanks to a...
COLUMBIA — Nothing was going to stop the 145th edition of the South Carolina State Fair from taking a place of honor in the history books.
November is Family Caregivers' Month, a time to thank and acknowledge all of the people who take care of those in need. If you handle the finances of someone who receives benefits from Social Security, or you know someone who needs help managing...
House of Praise Church on Beaver Run Road is inviting the public to its second annual fall festival and first barbecue and chicken plate sale at 1 p.m. Oct. 25.
Chesterfield County residents and music lovers from across the Carolinas are getting jazzed up for the 2014 South Carolina Jazz Festival, which is set to begin Friday with a performance from the Delfeayo Marsalis Quintet.
The organizer of Cheraw's inaugural Stop the Violence basketball tournament in August is planning a second hoops tourney to raise awareness for breast cancer detection and treatment.
WADESBORO, N.C. — Those who are unsure of the reasons behind the conflict in the Middle East, or wonder what they, as private citizens, can do to achieve peace may want to attend Sam Wazan's lecture at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26 at First...
For a journalist, shining the spotlight onto others is simply par for the course. So it's only natural that there is a chilling deer-in-the-headlights sense of uncertainty and a little fear when that light is turned around on to me.
These people were recently charged by members of the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office:• Derrick O. Martin, 25, 2757 Gilmore Road, Jefferson, drug equipment violation, Oct. 3.
The Rocky Branch Baptist Church's Fall Fellowship Luncheon will take place at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19.
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