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  1. Shoeboxes deliver Christmas worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Aiken Standard

    ... It means so much to me.' Also making a final-day delivery was Dean Johnson, of Govan First Baptist Church, in Bamberg County. 'We've got a new pastor. He's been real active with our youth, and getting everything spun up in our church. Been a real ...

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  2. South Carolina nursery helping Auburn University regrow a big tree-ditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Post and Courier

    Auburn football fans celebrate a victory over Utah State by rolling the trees with toilet paper at Toomer's Corner. Auburn University's tradition of festooning trees with toilet paper to celebrate athletic victories and other achievements will live on, thanks in no small part to a nursery in South Carolina's Bamberg County.

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  3. Sandra WaltzRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | People Sentinel

    ... Harold E. and Anna Morris Fail. She was a member of Memorial Baptist Church, and was retired scale clerk with Bamberg County. Funeral service were held 4 p.m. Sunday, November 9, 2014 at the Memorial Baptist Church, with Rev. Charles Mosier and Rev. ...

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  4. South Carolina's rural areas still mixed on Gov. Nikki HaleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... to do with bringing private support to help people in South Carolina's poorest counties. Haley was born in Bamberg County and has said her upbringing left a special place in her heart for rural places. None of the counties Haley visited responded ...

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  5. Haley on Ervin's Campaign: "It Smelled Bad"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... not proud of our governor. She needs to retire back to Lexingtron County. Maybe she would like to go back to Bamberg County, where the unemployment rate is 13.3 percent." Ervin, a former judge and Greenville lawyer, said he was critical of Sheheen ...

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  6. Lt. Gov. debate: Both candidates strive for contrastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... representative from the small town of Denmark. Sellers said he played a critical role in bringing jobs to Bamberg County through Masonite, an international company that makes doors. "I'm the only person standing in this stage who has created a job ...

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  7. Henry Morris Jr.Read the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | People Sentinel

    Henry Clay Morris Jr., 83, of Olar, passed away peacefully at his home Wednesday, October 15, 2014. Mr. Morris was born in Bamberg County September 19, 1931.

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  8. Pro-Medicaid group plans protests across SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... were wrong to not take the money. A second rally will take place at 5 p.m. Tuesday at the now-closed Bamberg County Hospital where Haley was born. The group wants to reach the roughly 175,000 registered voters it says could have gotten Medicaid if ...

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  9. Two men charged in 2013 Bamberg County shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division has charged two men in connection with the May 27, 2013 murder of Archie Deandre Baldwin. Investigators arrested Darius Shamar Saxon, 21, on Oct. 3, charging him with one count of attempted murder and accessory after the fact.

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  10. Community Calendar Oct. 15Read the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | People Sentinel

    ... network with companies in the community. This event is sponsored by SCA, Barnwell County Chamber of Commerce, Bamberg County Chamber of Commerce, SC Department of Social Services, Operation Palmetto Employment and SC JUMMP. For more information ...

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  11. Lawsuit seeks to change water rules for farmsRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2014 | Personal Injury Law News

    A group of South Carolina landowners, including one from Bamberg County, are suing to overturn the portion of the state's 2010 water withdrawal law that sets up different rules for agriculture and industry.

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  12. Community Calendar Oct. 8Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | People Sentinel

    ... network with companies in the community. This event is sponsored by SCA, Barnwell County Chamber of Commerce, Bamberg County Chamber of Commerce, SC Department of Social Services, Operation Palmetto Employment and SC JUMMP. For more information ...

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  13. Hugo's destruction of timber still affects supply todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... Carolina Farmer of the Year, suffered a 75 percent loss of marketable timber in a couple hundred acres in Bamberg County. Hugo had weakened once it made landfall ,but inland lakes helped strengthen the storm before it hit his loblolly pine stand ...

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  14. Man faces weapons counts after SC toddler killedRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    A Bamberg County man faces weapons and drug charges after a toddler was shot and killed at his home last weekend. Area news organizations report that 2-year-old Hayden Mayes of Denmark died of a gunshot Sept.

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  15. S.C.'s unemployment rate increases to 6.4 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | SavannahNow

    ... last year, according to the agency's release. The jobless rate increased in all 46 counties in August. Rural Bamberg County, where Gov. Nikki Haley grew up, posted the worst rate of 13.3 percent. It was among eight counties with unemployment at 10 ...

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  16. Man faces weapons charges after Denmark 2-year-old shot, killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    A Bamberg County man is facing multiple weapons charges after a toddler was shot and killed at his home last weekend, magistrate court officials said. Sidney Davis, the next-door neighbor of 2-year-old, is charged with possession of a weapon by a convicted felon, possession of a stolen weapon, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

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  17. Man Faces Weapons Counts After Toddler KilledRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    A Bamberg County man faces weapons and drug charges after a toddler was shot and killed at his home last weekend. Man Faces Weapons Counts After Toddler Killed A Bamberg County man faces weapons and drug charges after a toddler was shot and killed at his home last weekend.

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  18. Man faces weapons and drug charges after toddler killed in Bamberg CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Post and Courier

    A Bamberg County man faces weapons and drug charges after a toddler was shot and killed at his home last weekend. Area news organizations report that 2-year-old Hayden Mayes of Denmark died of a gunshot Sept.

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  19. 25 years have passed since Hurricane Hugo's devastationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    ... the South Carolina side of the Savannah River was most affected by Hugo. In addition to heavy rain, most of Bamberg County lost power and damaging winds extended into Aiken County. A former Fort Gordon soldier was killed Tuesday by a suicide bomber ...

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  20. Community Calendar - September 17, 2014Read the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | People Sentinel

    ... 9:30-10:30 a.m. Friends, Fitness & Social Support Sept. 23: 9:30-10 a.m. Osteoporosis Lecture River Trips The Bamberg County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring South Fork River Trips September 20. Meet at Bobcat Landing (on U.S. 301) north of Bamberg ...

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