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  1. Thoroughbred Country, South Carolina, Preserves Arts And CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... in the towns of Thoroughbred Country located along these pathways. Or follow I-95 on the other side of Bamberg County and take a new route to the final destination. Here, discover internationally and nationally known artist Jim Harrison, perhaps ...

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  2. Mystery of Summerville mana s shooting death solved, according to SLEDRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Post and Courier

    A Summerville man who was found shot to death in a wooded area nearly a year and a half ago staged the scene to look like a robbery and then killed himself, according to the State Law Enforcement Division. Thomas Eugean Hancock, 57, of Trolley Road was found dead near his green Dodge Ram in the Branchville area shortly before 5 p.m. on Oct. 24, 2013, according to an incident report from the Bamberg County Sheriff's Office.

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  3. Mia McLeod: "Speechless"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | FITSNews

    ... What about the future of public education and the Abbeville case? How can she come from a rural area like Bamberg County and not even mention - let alone fight - this landmark decision and its impact, especially when equity, parity and a quality ...

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  4. Gov. Nikki Haleya s inauguration address focuses on ethicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... in her. She referenced her modest roots as the daughter of Indian immigrants and her uprbinging in rural Bamberg County in promising that South Carolina should be a place for everyone to achieve their dreams. “My dreams for South Carolina ...

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  5. Gov. Haley: 'My dreams for South Carolina know no bounds'Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Washington Times

    Republican Gov. Nikki Haley says South Carolina has surged economically since she took office four years ago but much work remains. The Bamberg County native says in her second inaugural address Wednesday that she dreams of a day when every child in the state will have the same hope and possibilities.

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  6. Gov. Haley's inauguration speech promises 'greatness in our future'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    Republican Gov. Nikki Haley began her second term with a swearing-in ceremony on the Statehouse steps in near-freezing temperatures. The Bamberg County native made history four years ago as the first woman and first minority to become South Carolina's governor.

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  7. Haley: 'My Dreams for SC Know No Bounds'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... week. We're building cars and planes and tires like never before, and there's more of that on the way." The Bamberg County native says in her second inaugural address Wednesday that she dreams of a day when every child in the state will have the ...

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  8. Live Coverage: Gov. Haley's inauguration ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    Republican Gov. Nikki Haley begins her second term with a swearing-in ceremony on the Statehouse steps amid near-freezing temperatures. WATCH LIVE NOW The Bamberg County native made history four years ago as the first woman and first minority to become South Carolina's governor.

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  9. Inauguration Ceremony Kicks off Governor Haley's Second TermRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Inauguration Ceremony Kicks off Governor Haley's Second Term Inauguration Ceremony Kicks off Gov. Haley's Second Term Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1IJytqa Columbia, SC - Republican Governor Nikki Haley begins her second term with a swearing-in ceremony Wednesday on the Statehouse steps. The Bamberg County native made history four years ago as the first woman and first minority to become South Carolina's governor.

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  10. Year in review: City of Hardeeville staff turnover tops news in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... attorney Tom Johnson was named interim city manager until council appointed Rose Dobson-Elliott, a former Bamberg County administrator, to the job Feb. 20. The same month, council dealt with another resignation from Hardeeville police chief Richard ...

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

    Nov 24, 2014 | 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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  12. South Carolina nursery helping Auburn University regrow a big tree-ditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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