Bamberg County Newswire

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  1. Community Calendar - August 20, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday | People Sentinel

    ... senior checks are also accepted. For more information call (803) 266-2463 or (803) 300-1251. River Trips The Bamberg County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring South Fork River Trips the third Saturday during the months of June through September - ...

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  2. Christian WallingRead the original story

    Wednesday | People Sentinel

    ... be held 4 p.m. Wednesday, August 20, 2014, in the Bamberg-Ehrhardt High School Gym. Burial will follow at the Bamberg County Memory Gardens. Visitation was held from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at the First Baptist Church in Bamberg. ...

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  3. MUSC, UNC-CH testing diabetes outreach facilitated by iPad technologyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Moultrie News

    The South Carolina Clinical & Translational Research Institute at the Medical University of South Carolina and the North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are partnering to decrease diabetes prevalence and complications in Bamberg County, S.C. The Bamberg Diabetes Transitional ... (more)

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  4. South Carolina unemployment rises to 5.7 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Star

    ... were up by 1,600. Unemployment in July went up in all of South Carolina's 46 counties and was highest in Bamberg County, at 12.1 percent. Lexington and Saluda counties tied for the state's lowest rate, at 5.1 percent. In a news release, DEW ...

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  5. SCa s jobless rate jumps in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Island Packet

    ... and 4.9 percent, respectively, in June. Richland County's jobless rate was 6.6 percent, up from 6 percent. Bamberg County's jobless rate was the highest in the state at 12.1 percent, up from 9.4 percent in June. The Upstate has seen the biggest ...

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  6. SC unemployment rises to 5.7 percentRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | 94.3 WSC

    ... obs, were up by 1,600. Unemployment in July went up in all of South Carolina's 46 counties and was highest in Bamberg County, at 12.1 percent.

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  7. York County's jobless rate jumps in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... were up by 1,600. Unemployment in July went up in all of South Carolina's 46 counties and was highest in Bamberg County, at 12.1 percent. Lexington and Saluda counties tied for the state's lowest rate, at 5.1 percent. DEW executive director Cheryl ...

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  8. SC's jobless rate jumps in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Island Packet

    ... .7 percent and 4.9 percent, respectively, in June. Richland County's rate was 6.6 percent, up from 6 percent. Bamberg County's rate was the highest at 12.1 percent, up from 9.4 percent in June.

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  9. Community Calendar August 13Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | People Sentinel

    ... senior checks are also accepted. For more information call (803) 266-2463 or (803) 300-1251. River Trips The Bamberg County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring South Fork River Trips the third Saturday during the months of June through September - ...

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  10. Deputies seek woman who left daughter at meth houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | FOX Carolina

    ... little girl, but no one would take the toddler, the sheriff said. The caregiver then took the child to the Bamberg County Department of Social Services. The social worker and the Bamberg County Sheriff's Office notified the sheriff's department. ...

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  11. Deputies: Mom Left 2-Year-Old at Meth HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... take the child, but deputies say none of them were willing. Eventually, the caregiver took the girl to the Bamberg County Department of Social Services, who notified deputies and placed the child in emergency protective custody. Officers say as this ...

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  12. Community Calendar - August 6, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | People Sentinel

    ... senior checks are also accepted. For more information call (803) 266-2463 or (803) 300-1251. River Trips The Bamberg County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring South Fork River Trips the third Saturday during the months of June through September - ...

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  13. DNR offers guidelines for dealing with bears7:18 amRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... attack have been attributed to a black bear in South Carolina. Bears have been spotted in 45 of 46 counties (Bamberg County has no confirmed sightings). If you see a bear and would like to report a sighting, use the web-based reporting form, ...

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  14. Bakari Sellers says he could work well with Nikki Haley if both are electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Post and Courier

    ... according to a story posted today on The Times and Democrat's website. "Gov. Haley and I are both from Bamberg County," Sellers said. He described their communication as "cordial," the story said. Sellers also said his Bamberg County roots and his ...

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  15. Pickens County hires new county administrator2:30 pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Easley Progress

    ... moving to North Carolina in 2001, he served for five years in South Carolina as the county administrator of Bamberg County and as the deputy county administrator of Allendale County. In S.C., Delk focused on developing new initiatives, improving ...

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  16. S.C. county hires assistant county manager in UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Charlotte Observer

    Pickens is about 20 miles west of Greenville, S.C. The county council unanimously approved Delk's hire on Thursday.

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  17. Community Calendar July 16Read the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | People Sentinel

    ... senior checks are also accepted. For more information call (803) 266-2463 or (803) 300-1251. River Trips The Bamberg County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring South Fork River Trips the third Saturday during the months of June through September - ...

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  18. Community Calendar July 9, 2014Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | People Sentinel

    ... sign up for the camp, call Jessie Dukes, Blackville Recreation director, at (803) 300-1962. River Trips The Bamberg County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring South Fork River Trips the third Saturday during the months of June thru September - June ...

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  19. Weekend proves to be dangerous on roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    ... it overturned. Whetstone died from multiple body trauma. State troopers say he was not wearing a helmet. The Bamberg County Coroner's Office has released the name of the woman who died during a early morning accident. We're told she is 26-year old ...

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  20. Accident kills driver in Bamberg CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    Troopers say 2 people were in the car when it went off the right side of the road and overcorrected, crossing into the tree line around 2 a.m. The driver died, and the passenger was taken to the hospital. Officials say neither were wearing seatbelts at the time.

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