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  1. Meet the 2014 candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Herald Independent

    Fairfield County Council District 3 candidates are Walter Larry Stewart and Tangee Brice Jacobs. Not pictured is Mikel Trapp.

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  2. Council candidates discuss county future in forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Herald Independent

    Candidates seeking election for Fairfield County Council Districts 3, 5 and 7 participated in a candidate forum on Thursday. Pictured are District 7 candidates Billy Smith, Clyde Sanders and David Brandenburg; District 5 candidates Marion Robinson, Eugene Holmes and David Ferguson; and District 3 candidates Walter Larry Stewart and Tangee Brice Jacobs.

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  3. Council OK's community grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Herald Independent

    Fairfield County Council recently approved $7,000 worth of community enhancement grants, formerly known as discretionary spending, as well as an additional $2,500 from District 2 and District 7 for street lighting. The approved recommendations came from county staff.

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  4. County has many recreation optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Herald Independent

    Fairfield County Recreation Director Lori Shaeffer updated council on the current parks, facilities and programs available in the county. There were nine mini parks and five ballparks in the county as of September 2014.

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  5. Recreation master plan gets OK from countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Herald Independent

    David Brandes presented Fairfield County Council a recreation master plan designed by Kenneth B. Simmons Associates and John Bowman Architect. David Brandes presented Fairfield County Council a recreation master plan designed by Kenneth B. Simmons Associates and John Bowman Architect.

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  6. A look at the Speaker Pro TemporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Post and Courier

    ... his law degree from the University of South Carolina and then worked as Bennettsville's finance director, Fairfield County administrator, Darlington County attorney and as a municiple judge for the city of Hartsville. He was a partner in Lucas, Warr ...

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  7. Fairfield Central scores surpass ACT benchmarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Herald Independent

    The Fairfield County Sheriff's Office, Coroner's Office and EMS attended the announcement of Project Lead the Way curriculum that will now be provided at the Farifeld Career and Technology Center. The Fairfield County Sheriff's Office, Coroner's Office and EMS attended the announcement of Project Lead the Way curriculum that will now be provided at the Farifeld Career and Technology Center.

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  8. County passes FILO for EnorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Herald Independent

    Fairfield County Administrator Milton Pope presented Fairfield County Council with the county-wide recreation plan last Tuesday. See the Sept.

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  9. Trespassing charge for 2 paragliding near SC plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | 94.3 WSC

    Fairfield County sheriff's deputies have cited two men for trespassing after they were paragliding near the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station. The State newspaper reported the men were cited after they landed in a restricted area.

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  10. Trespassing charge for 2 paragliding near South Caroline nuclear plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Post and Courier

    Fairfield County sheriff's deputies have cited two men for trespassing after they were paragliding near the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station. The men told the officer they were being pulled by a boat on Lake Monticello to about 3,000 feet and then were released to glide to a landing.

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  11. County approves funds for IT, EMSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Herald Independent

    Fairfield County Council recently gave unanimous approval for $32,431 regarding a request of action for information technology and security firewall replacement. Fairfield County Administrator Milton Pope advised council that the current firewall is outdated and the county's IT director was also recommending the upgrade to protect county servers from cyber threats.

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  12. Homeowners look to have property rezonedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Newberry Observer

    ... agreement not to exceed $1,265 to buy certain equipment. Passed a resolution approving an agreement with Fairfield County concerning the temporary transfer of law enforcement officers with the Newberry County Sheriff's Office. The agreement allows ...

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  13. Small Packages, Great ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | LivePressWorld

    If a town covers only about 10 square miles of land area, one could presume that the place does not have much to offer.

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  14. Lacy is Ridgeway "Citizen of the Year"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Herald Independent

    ... firefighter and has met all the requirements to become the youngest person certified as a firefighter 1 in Fairfield County. Ridgeway Town Council was recently presented the Achievement Award by the Municipal Association for its work on the "One ...

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  15. Town approves expenditures for water upgrade, building serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Herald Independent

    Director of the Fairfield County Farmers Market Ernest Manning, right, recently requested the use of the first floor of the Town Clock during bad weather days.

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  16. Genealogy Society impacting county's bottom lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Herald Independent

    ... as educational tool and venue to to preserve historical information. Eddie Killian, standing, updates Fairfield County Genealogy Society members of the economic impact being made by the Fairfield County Museum. Eddie Killian, standing, updates ...

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  17. Lacy is Ridgeway a oeCitizen of the YearaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Herald Independent

    ... firefighter and has met all the requirements to become the youngest person certified as a firefighter 1 in Fairfield County. Ridgeway Town Council was recently presented the Achievement Award by the Municipal Association for its work on the "One ...

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  18. Construction Delay Could Mean SCE&G Rate IncreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... milestones have been completed at the new reactor construction project at VC Summer Nuclear Station in Fairfield County. Columbia, SC (WLTX)- The New Nuclear Consortium (CB&I and Westinghouse Electric Co.) says they are behind schedule at the ...

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  19. Winnsboro man killed in Sunday night crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Fairfield County Coroner said 32-year-old Marhrloh Cook died in the crash on Newberry Road at about 8 p.m. Sunday.

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  20. Notice of Salenotice of Sale Civil ...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Herald Independent

    ... Service, C/A No. 13-CP-20-0077, The following property will be sold on September 2, 2014 at 11:00 AM at the Fairfield County Courthouse to the highest bidder: All of that certain piece, parcel or lot of land, together with the improvements thereon, ...

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