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  1. 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.

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  2. 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.

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  3. 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 ...

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  4. 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 ...

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  5. 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)

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  6. 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.

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  7. 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.

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  8. 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 ...

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  9. Cleanup efforts underway in Hampton County after winter stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    As you drive down countless streets in Hampton, piles of tree limbs are visible along the side of the road.

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  10. SC woman killed when car hits downed treeRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Rock Hill Herald

    - A Jasper County woman was killed in a one-vehicle accident in Hampton County early Thursday morning, according to the S.C. Highway Patrol. A Honda Civic was traveling south on Speed Limit Road in Varnville about 2 a.m. when the vehicle struck a ...

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  11. Ridgeland woman killed in weather-related Hampton Co. wreck; falling tree blamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | The Island Packet

    A Ridgeland woman was killed in a one-vehicle accident in Hampton County early Thursday morning, according to the S.C. Highway Patrol.

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  12. People in Hampton County brace for winter stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    It's cold out now and getting colder with the very real possibility of some ice in our area. But for people in Hampton County, you could call this round two. The steady rain continued until late in the evening which may have helped to keep people off ...

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