Thursday Dec 5
Death of inmate being investigated
Barnwell County Coroner Lloyd Ward issued a press release around 7:30 p.m. indicating inmate Anthony Boatwright, 28, of Blackville, died at Southern Palmetto Hospital.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Affidavit: Slain surgeon lured by sex encounter
Court records state that a surgeon found dead in an east Georgia creek was lured to Augusta for a sexual encounter.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Coroner: Surgeon died of strangulation
A coroner says that a surgeon found dead in an east Georgia creek died as a result of strangulation and blunt-force injuries.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Government Calendar - November 27, 2013
All meetings listed here are open to the public: County/Municipality: The Barnwell City Council meets the first Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Barnwell City Hall.
Crime Briefs - November 27, 2013
Shooting leads to race to hospital, police have little information A shooting last week on Cole Lane led to a wild ride to the hospital.
Dr. Mann remembered
Those who knew Dr. Charles Mann remember the Barnwell surgeon as a caring, positive individual.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Judge: Murder suspect lured doctor to home
He sat in chains before a judge as new and gruesome details were released in the mystery of a missing Barnwell doctor.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Donaldson murder trial begins
The murder trial of Sammie Lee Gerrick is happening this week at the Barnwell County Courthouse during the November term of General Sessions Court.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The Greenville News
SLED: 2 men face charges in Barnwell death
SUMTER -- Two South Carolina men face charges in the death of a Barnwell woman found in her burning home earlier this month.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
State report cards show school gains
Barnwell County schools faired better on their state report cards, unlike the federal report cards released in August.
Community Calendar - November 13, 2013
Elko Holiday Market The first ever Elko Holiday Market will be the first four Saturdays in November from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day.
Sole provider: 900 students receive new shoes
More than 900 Barnwell County students have a new pair of shoes thanks to a donation by TOMS.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Fort Mill Times
Barnwell woman raped, beaten before fatal fire
Police arrested 36-year-old Michael Buckmon and 23-year-old Matthew Bolen on Monday and charged both with murder, first-degree arson, first-degree criminal sexual conduct and other charges.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
After grisly murder, emotionally 'destroyed' family trying to recover
"She would tell me not to have hate in my heart and vengeance," says Loy Mitcham, fiance of the late Donna Dempsey.