Cheraw Chronicle- RSS Feed http://thecherawchronicle.com/ http://thecherawchronicle.com/ Sat, 29 Nov 2014 01:08:53 EST 1800 Group offers small-biz health care help http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/business-health-news/150605120/Group-offers-small-biz-health-care-help Open enrollment in the federal health insurance marketplace through the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is still in full swing. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:06:16 EST College to host reading, book-signing http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/announcements-news/150617367/College-to-host-reading-book-signing The Northeastern Technical College Alumni Association will be sponsoring an on-campus book reading at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2 in the college library (Building 500) to highlight NETC authors/instructors Max Everhart and Elizabeth Dutton and their... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:31:12 EST 3 charged in theft ring http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/localnews1/150668920/3-charged-in-theft-ring CHESTERFIELD — Deputies have arrested three people in a rash of thefts spanning four local counties. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:13:08 EST Police, deputies offer safety tips for the holidays http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/localnews1/150670650/Police-deputies-offer-safety-tips-for-the-holidays As most people take to the stores for their Christmas shopping needs, local law enforcement officials say criminals may be out to do their shopping in other people's homes and vehicles. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:03:11 EST Cosby performance postponed http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/150669516/Cosby-performance-postponed FLORENCE — The Florence Civic Center has confirmed that the “Bill Cosby – Far From Finished” event scheduled for Feb. 20 has been indefinitely postponed. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:44:06 EST 13 graduate from nursing assistant class http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/announcements-news/150665023/13-graduate-from-nursing-assistant-class Thirteen students recently graduated from Northeastern Technical College's nursing assistant program. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:37:06 EST A Thanksgiving message: Keep on keepin’ on http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/150657813/A-Thanksgiving-message:-Keep-on-keepin-on Thanksgiving is my favorite time of the year because it leads directly into the Yuletide and Christmas. It isn't the presents that make the Christmas season joyful, it's the familial spirit that binds us to each other. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:33:06 EST Police charge 2 with shoplifting http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/blotter-news/150653242/Cheraw-Police-Department These people were recently arrested and charged by officers of the Cheraw Police Department:•Michael Eugene Jordan, 41, 385 Will Boan Road, Patrick, shoplifting Nov. 17. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:25:19 EST 3 face assault charges http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/blotter-news/150633444/Chesterfield-County-Sheriffs-Office These people were recently arrested and charged by deputies of the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office:• Michael Anthony Aldridge, 45, 4721 Peach Orchard Road, simple assault - criminal domestic violence, Nov. 13 Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:25:16 EST Peanuts a potential bumper crop http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/150670627/Peanuts-a-potential-bumper-crop DARLINGTON — With its first peanut harvest season coming to a close, things are starting to calm down at the new Birdsong Peanut buying station in Darlington. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:21:04 EST Soldier: POW saved my life http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/150650756/Soldier:-POW-saved-my-life LAURINBURG, N.C. — When World War II began for the United States in December 1941, Grady McCoy Hubbard was working in his father's grocery store in McColl, South Carolina. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:02:09 EST Gov. Haley’s world tour deserves an encore http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news-opinion-opinion_columns/150648378/Gov.-Haleys-world-tour-deserves-an-encore Gov. Nikki Haley is on an 11-day trip to India. There are some who are grumbling, calling her trip just another post-election junket by a politician. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:58:06 EST Bennettsville man charged with attempted murder http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/localnews1/150659160/Bennettsville-man-charged-with-attempted-murder LAURINBURG, N.C. — A Bennettsville man has been charged with attempting to murder his Laurinburg girlfriend, according to Laurinburg police. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:39:05 EST Sorority presents ‘Beautiful Me’ workshop http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/community_news-news/150617752/Sorority-presents-Beautiful-Me-workshop BENNETTSVILLE — Members of the Bennettsville-Cheraw Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc . sponsored a Beautiful Me Workshop Nov. 15 at the Marlboro Adult Education Complex. Participants were Miss Delta Doll Pageant... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:10:05 EST Nestlé to bring 40 jobs http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-localnews1/150561029/Nestl-to-bring-40-jobs McBEE — Nestlé Waters North America says it will bring a two-line bottling plant to rural Chesterfield County, creating roughly 40 jobs and pumping up to $40 million into the local economy. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:45:05 EST Cheraw sees seasonal spike in shoplifting http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/localnews1/150574560/Cheraw-sees-seasonal-spike-in-shoplifting Cheraw police have seen a rash of shoplifting cases in recent weeks. 'Tis the season, Capt. Julius Riley said. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:31:07 EST Fire chief offers winter safety tips http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/localnews1/150574621/Fire-chief-offers-winter-safety-tips When temperatures drop, fire dangers may rise.Cheraw Fire Chief Marvin Murray is offering tips to keep residents safe and warm through the cold days and nights ahead. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 23:21:06 EST The short history of a cat named Gizmo http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/150574674/The-short-history-of-a-cat-named-Gizmo Her mother was a fierce hunter who prowled the gardens like her panther ancestors. She crawled on her belly after field mice and stalked snakes with stealthy finesse.Until she didn't. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:26:06 EST 4 face meth charges http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/blotter-news/150581652/Chesterfield-County-Sheriffs-Office These individuals were recently charged by members of the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office: Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:00:16 EST CSI: Northeastern Tech http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-localnews1/150574647/CSI:-Northeastern-Tech The Dec. 9 enrollment deadline is fast approaching, and Northeastern Technical College has undergone some recent changes. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 21:51:10 EST