Clarendon briefs: Aug. 17, 2018

Posted 8/17/18

Give blood at Red Cross drive Aug. 22

MANNING - The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Aug. 22 at the F.E. DuBose Career Center campus, 3351 Sumter Highway. To schedule your appointment, please visit …

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Clarendon briefs: Aug. 17, 2018

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Give blood at Red Cross drive Aug. 22

MANNING - The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Aug. 22 at the F.E. DuBose Career Center campus, 3351 Sumter Highway. To schedule your appointment, please visit www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: fedubosemanning.

Back 2 School Bash is at resource center

SUMMERTON - Save the Children and the Summerton Literacy Council are teaming up for a Back 2 School Back from 10 a.m. until noon on Aug. 25 at the Clarendon One Community Resource Center, 1154 Fourth St. For more information, contact (803) 485-2043.

Induction ceremony will be on Aug. 25

TURBEVILLE - The East Clarendon High School inaugural Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held at noon on Aug. 25 at East Clarendon High School. Tickets for the ceremony are $10 each. For more information on the ceremony and to purchase tickets, please call Roxanne Hardy at (843) 319-7121.

Fundraiser will be at Porter Jack's

MANNING - Porter Jack's on Mill Street in Manning will host a fundraiser for Ben Brewer from 5 to 9 p.m. on Aug. 23, Aug. 30 and Sept. 30. A percentage of the receipts from all meal purchases on those nights will go toward helping Brewer with his medical bills in his fight against multiple myeloma.

Buy tickets now for awards dinner

MANNING - The Clarendon County Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual awards dinner at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 6 at The Matrix Center, 4648 Kingstree Highway. Entertainment for the dinner will be presented by Comedian Mike Goodwin. Tickets are $40 per person and can be purchased at the Chamber office, 19 N. Brooks St.

Clarendon County Job Fair is Sept. 13

MANNING - Central Carolina Technical College is hosting a Job Fair from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Sept. 13 at the F.E. DuBose Career campus, 3351 Sumter Highway. This is a great opportunity to meet with notable companies that make a significant impact on the Clarendon County workforce and many of South Carolina's largest employers. Recruiters from Central Carolina Technical College will also be available. If you need resume or interview help, you can attend a career workshop from 1-3 p.m. Sept. 6 at the F.E. DuBose Career campus. To pre-register, call (803) 473-2531, extension 611 or extension 617, or email justicelh@cctech.edu or greendc@cctech.edu.

Deercreek at Wyboo hosts Chamber event

MANNING - Deercreek at Wyboo will host the Clarendon County Chamber of Commerce's September Business After Hours from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Deercreek Clubhouse, 1048 Deercreek Drive.

Coach Gibson Alumni Game is on Sept. 29

MANNING - The Coach Premuel Gibson Alumni Scholarship Game will be held on Sept. 29 at Manning High School. The first game will tip off at 1:30 p.m. with the second game beginning at 3 p.m. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students.

Taste of Clarendon tickets now on sale

MANNING - Mark your calendars now for the Clarendon County Taste of Clarendon which will be held from 6-9 p.m. on Oct. 4 at the National Guard Armory, 2883 Raccoon Road. For tickets, contact the Clarendon County Chamber of Commerce at (803) 435-4405.