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1 hurt in Old Manning Road crash

One man was seriously injured during a crash on Old Manning Road at the intersection of Briar Branch Road late Thursday morning. The four-door Nissan, seen left, was severely battered in the …

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Author shares tale of Natchez Trace walk

Andra Watkins, who lives in Charleston, is the author of three books, "To Live Forever: An Afterlife Journey of Meriwether Lewis," "Natchez Trace, Tracks in Time," and "Not Without My Father: One Woman's 444-Mile Walk of the Natchez …
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Find a group to get involved with

The Westside Neighborhood Association meets at 5:30 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at the Birnie HOPE Center, 210 S. Purdy St. The Christian Golfers' Association (CGA) meets at 8 a.m. each Tuesday for Bible study. The group meets at the …
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Campbell Soup friends lunch group to meet

The Campbell Soup friends lunch group will meet at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 7, at Golden Corral. Robert E. Lee Academy will hold its 15th Annual Cavalier Pride Auction on Saturday, March 7, at 630 Cousar St., Bishopville. Food will be served …
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March 1, 2015

Marriage Licenses - Ronald Lee McAllister and Jeanette Marie Legel, both of Tucson, Arizona - Corey Leonard Montgomery and Dessarae Shawntay Isaac - Jacques Lowdall Thomas and Chiquita Marie Wells - James Pleasant Wright and Charlotte …
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Woman charged after reportedly attacking man

CHARGE Patricia Gould, 53, of 4428 Dorsey Drive, was arrested Tuesday and charged with petit larceny and third-degree assault and battery after reportedly attacking a male victim at her residence Feb. 8 and taking his cellphone valued at …
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US stocks edge higher; Pharmacyclics jumps on AbbVie bid

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged higher Thursday, led by gains for utilities and financial companies. Pharmacyclics, a pharmaceutical company that makes cancer drug Imbruvica, surged after …

McDonald's dropping human antibiotics from chicken

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's says it plans to start using chicken raised without antibiotics commonly used in humans, and milk from cows that are not treated with an artificial growth hormone. The …
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March 4, 2015

TOWN OF LYNCHBURG PLANNING COMMISSION Today, 4 p.m., town hall CLARENDON COUNTY COUNCIL Monday, March 9, 6 p.m., Administration Building, Council Chambers, 411 Sunset Drive, Manning LEE COUNTY COUNCIL Tuesday, March 10, 9 a.m., …
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March 4, 2015

AA, AL-ANON, ALATEEN: AA - Monday-Friday, noon and 5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sundays, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., 1 Warren St. (803) 775-1852. AA Women's Meeting - Wednesday, 7 p.m., 1 Warren St. (803) 775-1852. AA Spanish Speaking - Sunday, …