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  1. Community Calendar July 16Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | 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. Community Calendar July 9, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | 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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  3. Weekend proves to be dangerous on roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | 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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  4. Accident kills driver in Bamberg CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | 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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  5. DNR Offers Guidelines for Dealing with Bears; Report a Sighting WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... 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, please use the web-based reporting form , ...

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  6. 3 men arrested in connection with SC bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    ... spiracy, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and entering a bank with intent to steal. Berry says a Bamberg County sheriff's deputy searching an abandoned mobile home near Govan on Friday night flushed the three men from their hiding spot.

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  7. 3 men arrested in connection with South Carolina bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... spiracy, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and entering a bank with intent to steal. Berry says a Bamberg County sheriff's deputy searching an abandoned mobile home near Govan on Friday night flushed the three men from their hiding spot.

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  8. Tornado warning issued for Bamberg CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Anderson County deputies have charged a man with attempted murder and arson charges after a truck crash and fire near Lake Hartwell Thursday afternoon.

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  9. Ethel Sanders turns 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | People Sentinel

    ... with a birthday celebration on April 27, 2014 at the UniHealth Post-Acute Care in Bamberg, formerly the Bamberg County Nursing Home, given by her granddaughters, Gwen Kinard and Tonya Blume of Barnwell, and Lynn Willing of Aiken. She celebrated with ...

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  10. DOJ clears two S.C. cops in 2011 deadly shootingRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2011 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... told SLED to do so. Pascoe told us that by phone last week. Pascoe was reviewing the case in regards to the Bamberg County deputy who initiated the chase and fired shots at the suspect's vehicle. A Bamberg County deputy and a Denmark Police Officer ...

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  11. S.C. Announces 300 New Jobs, $38M In InvestmentRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Manufacturing.net

    ... investments. Augusta Fiberglass Coating, Inc. will invest $800,000 in new manufacturing equipment for its Bamberg County facility, which will create 69 new jobs. The company manufactures custom fiberglass reinforced plastic (FRP) equipment. Dixie ...

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  12. Haley to announce 304 jobs in 5 rural SC countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    ... counties. Her announcement includes 69 jobs already filled at Augusta Fiberglass Coating's expansion into Bamberg County, Haley's home county. Of the companies, Dixie Poly-Drum Corp. is hiring the most people, at 84. It's rebuilding its Hampton ...

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  13. Young Democrat Bakari Sellers seeks to make history as lieutenant governorRead the original story

    May 17, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... is running out of time. Sellers, D-Denmark, is not seeking re-election for his seat as a representative of Bamberg County and he's working against the clock to get legislation passed, while many of his colleagues have dropped their efforts in favor ...

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  14. Arrest made in Orangeburg shootingRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    ... another man were involved in a traffic accident in which Holman did not stop, so the other man followed him. Bamberg County officials spotted Holman's car and called in Orangeburg deputies, telling them that Holman's car was on fire on a road off ...

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  15. Plane out of Lowcountry crashes near SumterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2014 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    A small, private plane out of Bamberg County crashed in Sumter and the pilot was airlifted to a Columbia hospital.

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  16. Pilot found in field near Sumter Airport after missing for hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A spokeswoman for the Sumter Airport said the pilot departed from Ehrhardt Airport in Bamberg County Sunday morning and was scheduled to land around noon in Sumter but never showed up.

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  17. Bamberg couple accused of sexually assaulting two girls in Dorchester ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Tracy Fabian, 50, of Goodland Road in Bamberg County, is charged with two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor under the age of 11. In 1993 when he was 29 years old, Tracy Allan Fabian, then of Knightsville, was named a suspect in the sexual assault of an 8-year-old Walterboro girl.

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  18. Community Calendar - April 23, 2014Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | People Sentinel

    ... insurance. Contact Betsy Harvey at (803) 259-4599 to register for the class. South Fork River Clean-up The Bamberg County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a clean-up of the South Fork River on Sunday, April 27, at 2 p.m. and Saturday, May 10, at ...

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  19. Let's talk about sex in SC10:30 am | 0Read the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | Cheraw Chronicle

    ... later. Here's just one great example close to home. When CHEA was originally passed, the town of Denmark (and Bamberg County as a whole) had one of the highest teen pregnancy rates in the state. Since then, parents, educators and the community have ...

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  20. Let's talk about sex in S.C.Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... later. Here's just one great example close to home. When CHEA was originally passed, the town of Denmark (and Bamberg County as a whole) had one of the highest teen pregnancy rates in the state. Since then, parents, educators and the community have ...

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