Strom Thurmond High Duo Selected for North-South

Strom Thurmond High Duo Selected for North-South

#10 Jauveer Hammond and #22 Kenyatta Dunbar have been named to the 2013 North-South All Star Football Game roster.  Senior quarterback Jauveer Hammond lives in Johnston and has played all four of his high school years for Strom Thurmond.  Hammond has not committed to a college as of this announcement but does have plans to […]

Fox Creek Tennis Honors Seniors at Final Home Match

Fox Creek Tennis Honors Seniors at Final Home Match

Fox Creek High School girl’s tennis team played their last home match Monday, October 7. The three senior tennis players, Kaylee Bryant, Savannah Jones, and Morgan Manly, were recognized in a short ceremony before the match against Batesburg-Leesville began. They were presented with flowers and a gift and posed for pictures with teammates, family, and […]

Venison is Not Only Source of Toxoplasmosis Parasite

Venison is Not Only Source of Toxoplasmosis Parasite

Toxoplasmosis, a one-celled parasite found in many meats, can occur in South Carolina deer, but venison is not the only source of the disease, says a state Department of Natural Resources deer biologist. “Many people concerned about eating venison, or deer meat, have called the department asking about the likelihood of exposure to toxoplasmosis,” said […]

Patriot Volleyball Wins Region

Patriot Volleyball Wins Region

• 8th Consecutive Region Title October 7 was another exciting night for volleyball at Wardlaw Academy.  First the Middle school team beat Anderson Christian (2-1) then the Varsity team won (3-1) with scores of 25-19, 25-20, 18-25, 25-22.  The win clinched the Patriots eighth consecutive Region title.  “This team has a great balance of athleticism and […]

Proper Disposal of Deer Remains is a Rule of Good Hunter Ethics

Proper Disposal of Deer Remains is a Rule of Good Hunter Ethics

Disposal of deer remains may not be the highlight of a hunting trip, but the state’s Deer Program coordinator says it’s an important aspect of hunting, particularly in maintaining the hunter’s image. “Hunters should realize that improperly disposing of deer remains presents a negative public image,” said Charles Ruth, Deer/Turkey Project supervisor for the S.C. […]

DNR Honors 2013 Law Enforcement Officers of the Year

DNR Honors 2013 Law Enforcement Officers of the Year

SGT Marcus R. Smith of Saluda was awarded the title of statewide S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR) wildlife officer of the year for 2013 during ceremonies held Sept. 26 in Columbia. Five other officers were also honored for their dedication in protecting the state’s natural resources through enforcement, education, special investigations, intelligence and records […]

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