Tornado watch issued

A tornado watch has been issued for Chesterfield County from 1:25 to 7:30 p.m. A tornado watch means tornadoes are possible in and around the watch area, so be prepared to act quickly if a tornado watch is issued or a tornado is spotted.  

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Obituaries April 28, 2021

      Ellie Mae Jackson Burch MT. CROGHAN – Mrs. Ellie Mae Jackson Burch, age 58, entered into rest on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at her home. Funeral services were held at 1:00 PM Saturday, April 24, 2021 from the Chapel of Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home by Brent Taylor with burial following in the Elizabeth Baptist Church…

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Obituaries April 21, 2021

William Thompson ‘Tommy’ Clinkscales WALLACE – Mr. William Thompson “Tommy” Clinkscales, 72, died on Tuesday, April 13, 2021. Born, March 18, 1949 in Abbeville, SC he was a son of the late William Thompson Clinkscales, Sr. and the late Elsie Curtis Palmer Clinkscales. Tommy was a Retired Building Official and Contractor. In his younger days, he enjoyed hunting, fishing,…

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Obituaries April 14, 2021

Manfred H. Kollitz CHERAW – Manfred H. Kollitz, 81, died on Saturday, April 3, 2021. Born in Graslitz, Sudetenland (formerly Germany) on October 8, 1939, he was the son of the late Franz Xavier Kollitz and Martha Maria Heidrich Kollitz. Mr. Kollitz graduated from the College of Economy and Technology in Erlangen, Germany. Subsequently he…

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Obituaries April 7, 2021

Bonnie Louise Hannah Cash CHESTERFIELD – Bonnie Louise Hannah Cash, 76, died on Sunday, March 21, 2021.  Graveside services were held on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 3PM from the Chesterfield Community Cemetery, Chesterfield, SC. She was born February 23, 1945 in Chesterfield County, SC to the late Charles and Louise Bittle Hannah, Sr.  Survivors:…

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Obituaries March 24, 2021

Mary Coward Baker CHERAW – Mrs. Mary Coward Baker, 85, died on Wednesday, March 17, 2021.  Born, May 27, 1935 in Richmond County, NC, she was a daughter of the late Coy Coward, Sr. and the late Eliza Smith Coward. Mary was a member of Cheraw First Baptist Church and a member of the Marlboro Electric…

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Obituaries March 17, 2021

Deborah ‘Debbie’ Butler CHERAW – Deborah “Debbie” Workman Butler, was called home to the Lord on March 13th, 2021. A longtime member of Westside Baptist Church, Debbie worked for many years and retired as a Dental Assistant. Full of energy and a love for food and cooking, Debbie owned a successful catering company called Palmetto…

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Obituaries March 10, 2021

Ronland Laverne Barlow LOCUST, N.C. – Mr. Ronland Laverne Barlow, 70, died on Monday, March 1, 2021. Born, April 4, 1950 in Clearwater, FL he was a son of the late Curtis and Leejay Roscoe Barlow. Ronland loved the outdoors as well as fishing and spending time with his family. He also loved his coffee. Along with his…

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Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting

April 28, 2021 Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting The Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office has just released the following information about an incident in the Society Hill area of Chesterfield County on April 26 in which two brothers were shot. On April 26, 2021, the Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office responded to Coit Chapman Lane in the Society…

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State Supreme Court Denies Odom’s Motion

April 27, 2021 State Supreme Court Denies Odom’s Motion In a document published April 10, the Supreme Court of South Carolina denied Glenn Odom’s motion to dismiss the appeal of the Sept. 1 McBee Town Council election filed by appellants McBee Municipal Election Commission, Charlie Short, Charlie Sutton and Hewitt Dixon. In February, attorneys for…

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