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  1. Bluffton Self Help opens toy store for families in need this ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    On top of providing groceries and cloths to those in need, Bluffton Self Help gives Christmas toys to children throughout Beaufort, Hampton and Jasper counties. But this year, instead of the volunteers picking out the toys, parents and even children, will get to pick out the toys they want thanks to the brand new toy store.


  2. FAA investigates small engine plane crash in Hampton Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... one was seriously injured. We're very fortunate. This has been an experience for us. It isn't something that Hampton County has everyday. So we're very thankful that no one was hurt seriously and we hope the person that does have the worse of the ...


  3. Worry mounts over U.S. 17 wideningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | SavannahNow

    ... had already been allocated by the board for the U.S. 17 and S.C. 68 widening projects, the latter planned for Hampton County. A scenario that transportation officials proposed would use that balance and an advance from future years' funds, which ...


  4. Hampton County Council considering new land use ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Officials say Hampton County hasn't revised the land use ordinance in about two decades, and a new plan could help prepare the county for the future. "For a lot of people, that's just going to be cost prohibitive," said county resident Fred Cope.


  5. Hampton Co. Police Department arrests suspects in meth bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A rare meth bust has been made by the Hampton County Police Department after a traffic stop on the 1000 block of Elm Street lead to the discovery of a methamphetamine lab on Friday, August 22nd.


  6. Nevamar to close plant in Hampton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    There was some discouraging news for some people in the Lowcountry on Thursday as Hampton County's fourth largest employer is shutting its doors and laying off more than 200 employees.


  7. Plant closing deals a blow to HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... a billboard declaring, "Your Dream Job is Here," adding, "Thank Our Industries for Providing Great Jobs in Hampton County." That's when word broke that by year's end, this plant will close as its current owner consolidates its operations in Maine. ...


  8. Company to close 240-person plant in SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    A factory that has employed thousands of people since the World War II era is expected to shut its doors in Hampton County, S.C. by the end of the year.


  9. Plant with 230 employees closing in Hampton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | News 12 WRDW

    A plant in Hampton with 230 full and part-time workers are closing by the end of this year, Panolam President and CEO Al Kabus said.


  10. The 72nd Annual Hampton County Watermelon FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Watermelon Festival began last Saturday but the fun lasts until Sunday with Family Fun Day happening at Lake Warren in Hampton.


  11. Three people injured in Hampton County shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Investigators in Hampton Count are looking for suspects after a shooting that left three people, including a 7-month-old baby, injured. The victims said just after 1 a.m. on May 24, someone started shooting at the home on Cora Road in Furman, SC, while they were sleeping.


  12. 300 jobs coming to SC, including LowcountryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... Bamberg, Barnwell, Colleton, Hampton and Jasper counties. Her announcement included hiring 84 people in Hampton County for the Dixie Poly Drum Corp. facility that was destroyed by fire six months ago. Palmetto Aero is building a hangar and buying ...


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

    May 29, 2014 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    ... home county. Of the companies, Dixie Poly-Drum Corp. is hiring the most people, at 84. It's rebuilding its Hampton County facility destroyed by fire six months ago. The largest investment is being made by Kronotex, which plans to spend $29.5 million ...