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  1. Beatrice McKenzie Hickman

    10.06 / 21:48 manninglive.com Manninglive.com - Clarendon County
    LAKE CITY -- Mrs. Beatrice McKenzie Hickman, 83, wife of the late Peter Winston McKenzie, died Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at her home after an illness. Born Sept. 29, 1934, in Williamsburg County, she was a daughter of the late Randall Driggers and Bessie Filyaw Driggers. She was a member of Cornerstone Ministries. Survivors include a daughter, Eva Jean (Michael) McKenzie of Lake City; her grandchildren, Jason (Ann) McKenzie of Lake City and April (Danny) Gibson of Coward; her sisters,…
  2. Hawley, Forbes plan January wedding

    10.06 / 21:48 manninglive.com Manninglive.com - Clarendon County
    James W. Hawley II and Down Hawley of Summerville announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Ruth Hawley of Summerville to Ethan Thomas Forbes of Manning, the son of Raymond and Traci Forbes of Manning. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Thomas and Karen Losee of Sarasota, Florida; Rodney and Grace Messinger of Huntington, West Virginia; and James W. Hawley and Patricia Hawley of Huntington. She is a 2013 graduate of Faith Christian School and a 2017 graduate of Clemson…
  3. Baxley named one of DNR State Officers of the Year

    10.06 / 21:48 manninglive.com Manninglive.com - Clarendon County
    The state Department of Natural Resources announced Friday that Private 1st Class Blake Baxley had been named the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators State Officer of the Year. Baxley joined the state Department of Natural Resources in 2015 and is currently assigned to Unit 3G in Clarendon County. “His supervisor describes him as an exemplary officer concerning every aspect of boating safety,” said a release from the department. “He takes a great deal…
  4. Today in History: Oct. 6

    10.06 / 13:56 manninglive.com Manninglive.com - Clarendon County
    105 BC – Battle of Arausio: The Cimbri inflict the heaviest defeat on the Roman army of Gnaeus Mallius Maximus. 69 BC – Battle of Tigranocerta: Forces of the Roman Republic led by Lucullus defeat the army of the Kingdom of Armenia led by King Tigranes the Great. AD 23 – Rebels kill and decapitate the Xin dynasty emperor Wang Mang two days after the capital Chang'an is sacked during a peasant rebellion. 404 – Byzantine Empress Eudoxia has her seventh and last pregnancy which ends in a mis…
  5. Senator looking for service academy applicants

    10.06 / 08:21 manninglive.com Manninglive.com - Clarendon County
    U.S. Sen. Tim Scott is currently accepting applications for service academy nominations through 5 p.m. Oct. 13. High school student interested in attending one of four service academies may submit applications and other necessary documents. Those service academies include the U.S. Military Academy, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Air Force Academy and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. Students interested in being considered for a nomination by Scott must submit an application, SAT/ACT…
  6. Summerton man killed in Williamsburg County plane crash

    10.06 / 08:21 manninglive.com Manninglive.com - Clarendon County
    A 47-year-old Summerton man was killed Wednesday night in a plane crash that also took the life of a Salters man. An autopsy performed Thursday on the body of Kenneth Britton showed that the Summerton resident died from multi-system blunt force injuries in the crash, which happened about 6 p.m. Wednesday in the Gourdin community near the town of Lane, a few miles north of the Berkeley and Williamsburg line. According to the FAA, the Cessna 401B aircraft being flown by Henry Haddock, 66, of…
  7. Players Course celebrates grand reopening

    10.06 / 08:21 manninglive.com Manninglive.com - Clarendon County
    The new owners of The Players Course at Wyboo have breathed life back into one of Clarendon County’s crown jewels. In March of this year, a group of property owners within Wyboo Plantation purchased the Players Course and formed Players Course at Wyboo LLC. The group then began the process of renovating the course in preparation for an early fall 2017 opening. The Players Course at Wyboo opened in 1992 and was designed by Ernie Wallace and was operated by Tommy Wallace until its closure in …
  8. Shooting an arrow at the sun

    10.06 / 08:21 manninglive.com Manninglive.com - Clarendon County
    Way back, my friend, Mike, and I would shoot bows and arrows. We would start in his back yard. We could shoot a couple of times, and then we would be at the school. We could shoot a couple of more times and get across the playground yard, the football field, and one more shot and we would be in Thomas’ yard. Thomas would get his bow and we would shoot in a field behind his house and then head to my yard. We would reverse course and head back through all sorts of scenarios. We would s…