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

    Thursday Apr 10 | 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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  2. Let's talk about sex in S.C.Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | 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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  3. 34th Dogwood Festival set to open in Bamberg County town of DenmarkRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Post and Courier

    ... held at the Voorhees College Track in Denmark. Diabetes cases are said to be twice the national average in Bamberg County. On Saturday, the Dogwood parade starts at 11 a.m. and continues in the city center with food booths, rides for children and ...

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  4. 34th Dogwood Festival set to open in DenmarkRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Sunherald.com

    ... held at the Voorhees College Track in Denmark. Diabetes cases are said to be twice the national average in Bamberg County. On Saturday, the Dogwood parade starts at 11 a.m. and continues in the city center with food booths, rides for children and ...

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  5. Authorities say Waycross man killed in South Carolina shootingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Brantley Enterprise

    Bamberg County officials say a Georgia man died during a shoot-out in South Carolina last weekend.The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reported http://bit.ly/1gXCZsi that Coroner Billy Duncan said 20-year-old William Pearson of Waycross, Georgia, died in the shooting near Denmark on Saturday afternoon.Sheriff Ed Darnell said he has turned the case ... (more)

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  6. Bamberg County authorities identify man killed in shoot-outRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Post and Courier

    The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reported that Coroner Billy Duncan said 20-year-old William Pearson of Waycross, Ga., died in the shooting near Denmark on Saturday afternoon.

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  7. How One Small Town Lowered Their Teen Birth RateRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Time

    ... had very young grandparents, grandparents were maybe [in their] 30s," said Michelle Nimmons, director of the Bamberg County School/Community Sexual Risk Reduction Project for Teens , in an interview with NPR . She has worked for the past three ...

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  8. 1 killed, 3 hurt in shootout along rural SC roadRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    ... of people met on the side of a road just outside Denmark in an apparent drug deal on Saturday afternoon. Bamberg County Sheriff Edward Darnell says soon after facing off, the two groups started shooting at one another and four people were shot. ...

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  9. 1 killed, 3 hurt in shootout in Bamberg CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | News 12 WRDW

    ... of people met on the side of a road just outside Denmark in an apparent drug deal on Saturday afternoon. Bamberg County Sheriff Edward Darnell says soon after facing off, the two groups started shooting at one another and four people were shot. ...

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  10. One person dead, three more wounded after shootout on rural Bamberg County roadRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | Post and Courier

    ... of people met on the side of a road just outside Denmark in an apparent drug deal on Saturday afternoon. Bamberg County Sheriff Edward Darnell says soon after facing off, the two groups started shooting at one another and four people were shot. ...

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  11. COPY-1 killed, 3 hurt in shootout along rural SC roadRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | FOX Carolina

    ... of people met on the side of a road just outside Denmark in an apparent drug deal on Saturday afternoon. Bamberg County Sheriff Edward Darnell says soon after facing off, the two groups started shooting at one another and four people were shot. ...

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  12. 1 killed, 3 injured in Bamberg County shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 29 | WIS-TV Columbia

    One person was killed and three others were injured in a shootout on a rural Bamberg County road Saturday afternoon.

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  13. Carroll ZissetteRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | People Sentinel

    ... passed away on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, after a brave battle with Parkinson's disease. Carroll was born in Bamberg County on June 9, 1936. He was the son of the late Robbie and Adeline Carroll Zissette. He was preceded in death by his wives, Mae ...

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  14. Church Events - March 12, 2014Read the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | People Sentinel

    Beulah Baptist Church of Baldoc will have their Spring Revival March 12-14. Services will begin promptly each night at 7:30 p.m. Pastor Benny Everett of Miller Swamp Baptist Church of Sycamore is the guest Revivalist.

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  15. Hardeeville names Woodward interim police chiefRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... Johnson was named acting city manager after Bob Nanni resigned Feb. 6. Dobson-Elliott, the former Bamberg County administrator, officially started work March 1. Nagy joined the police department in June 2007 and has worked more than 40 years in law ...

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  16. Former Hardeeville chief says SLED investigating possible retaliationRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Island Packet

    ... the city manager can fire a police chief. "That would be an impossibility." Rose Dobson-Elliott, a former Bamberg County administrator, began serving as interim city manager Monday following Bob Nanni's resignation Feb. 6. Nanni was the city's fifth ...

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  17. Bluffton hearts & dartsRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... councilman, worked as acting city manager during the interim. Dobson-Elliott, who most recently worked as Bamberg County administrator. She knows the area well, having also worked as a Jasper County deputy administrator, Hampton County administrator ...

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  18. Nagy resigns as Hardeeville police chiefRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... acting city manager when Bob Nanni resigned from the full-time position Feb. 6. Rose Dobson-Elliott, a former Bamberg County administrator, was selected Feb. 20 as interim city manager. She officially starts work today. Nagy was named chief at the ...

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  19. Hardeeville police chief resigns, councilman saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Island Packet

    Nagy's departure came less than a month after city manager Bob Nanni offered his resignation. A former Bamberg County administrator, Rose Dobson-Elliott, will fill his position Councilman Scott Ready, who confirmed the chief's resignation, declined ...

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  20. Nagy resigns as police chiefRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... acting city manager when Bob Nanni resigned from the full-time position Feb. 6. Rose Dobson-Elliott, a former Bamberg County administrator, was selected Feb. 20 as interim city manager. She officially starts work today. Nagy was named chief at the ...

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