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

    Saturday Aug 23 | 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.


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

    Thursday Aug 21 | 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.


  3. 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. ...


  4. 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.


  5. 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.


  6. 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.


  7. 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.


  8. 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 ...


  9. 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 ...


  10. PEARLS presents 2014 grant awardsRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | Hampton County Guardian

    Beaufort/Jasper/Hampton Comprehensive Health Services in the amount of $1,000 to provide mammograms to uninsured women over 40 years of age in Hampton County Citizens Opposed to Domestic Abuse in the amount of $750 to train medical professionals in Hampton County on recognizing the signs and symptoms of domestic violence, intervention techniques ... (more)


  11. York homicide suspect arrested in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | WPMT-TV York

    A suspect in a York homicide is in custody in Virginia. U.S. Marshall Service and Hampton County fugitive squad arrested Damian Banks in Hampton Virginia today.


  12. York City Police: Arrest made in Trevahn Kent homicideRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | The York Daily Record

    Damian Banks was arrested in Hampton, Virginia today be the U.S. Marshall Service and Hampton County fugitive squad, police said in a news release.


  13. Dorchester County considers "crash tax" emergency services feesRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... Ashley will hold a public hearing on doing it at its April meeting, after putting off a decision last week. Hampton County and the town of Hampton have established the fees, and the town has begun billing, according County Administrator Sabrena ...