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Barnwell County Council takes over hospital retirement account

Members of the county council decided to ensure about 55 to 60 former county employees were cared for and took over the "orphaned" account.

10/08/16 - 1:23am

Williston considers smoking ban on town property

Smoking of tobacco or using electronic vapor products could soon be prohibited on Williston's town property including its parks and playgrounds.

08/24/16 - 6:50pm

Barnwell company helps Olympians avoid Zika

The Barn­well County business Anovotek is taking on an Olympian task to help U.S. athletes combat the Zika virus.

07/25/16 - 10:41am

Barnwell working on health care plan

BARNWELL, S.C. -- A short-term solution to Barnwell County's medical needs is being formulated by an advisory team appointed by Barnwell County Council.

03/06/16 - 8:08pm

15 hurt as Barnwell church bus crashes in Tenn.

Fifteen were injured Friday when a Hagood Avenue Baptist Church bus from Barnwell, S.C., crashed near Cleveland, Tenn.

06/12/15 - 7:03pm

Bonds set for Blackville teens

BLACKVILLE, S.C. -- A bond hearing was held Wednesday for five teenagers arrested in the April 30 shooting of a woman at the Hilda Crossroads.

05/14/15 - 12:42am

Five Blackville teens face charges

Five Blackville teens have been arrested in the April 30 shooting of a woman at the Hilda Crossroads.

05/13/15 - 1:12am

Allendale County train wreck leaked acid

MARTIN, S.C. - Hydrochloric acid leaked from a breached railcar Tuesday in Allendale County, CSX officials said today.

01/28/15 - 9:26pm

CSX train derails near Allendale, S.C., spills unidentified chemicals

MARTIN, S.C. - A CSX train derailed in rural Allendale County early Tuesday, leaking chemicals, sending two rail employees to an Augusta hospital and evacuating a nearby industry.

01/28/15 - 12:06am

Bi-Lo buying Reid's grocery stores

The parent company of the Bi-Lo and Winn-Dixie grocery store chain is buying the Sweetbay, Harveys and Reid's supermarket chains for $265 million.

05/30/13 - 8:50pm
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