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Bracey arrested for several counts of attempted murder in Pageland

A man faces six counts of attempted murder after a shooting at Pageland home on Monday night. Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office officials said Adrein Deuntae Bracey, 38, was arrested and charged with six counts of attempted murder for shooting into an occupied dwelling. Officials said a female juvenile received minor injuries from shattered glass and…

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McLeod Health announces plans to build $45 million hospital in Cheraw

McLeod Health officials have announced plans to construct a new $45 million hospital in Cheraw. The new facility will be built on the current McLeod Health Cheraw site and will replace the current building, which was built in 1980. As McLeod Health Cheraw, McLeod assumed operation of the Chesterfield General Hospital in 2015. Officials leased…

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Obituaries April 2, 2024

Margaret Morrison Whether she was selling a family their new home as a Realtor, hosting the annual neighborhood holiday caroling party, or making her daughters’ friends feel welcome in her own home, Margaret Morrison was all about community. Margaret Duvall Morrison died Friday, March 22, 2024, in Charlotte, one month shy of her 84th birthday.…

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Obituaries March 27, 2024

Carolyn Griggs Agerton Mrs. Carolyn Griggs Agerton, 87 of Pageland, South Carolina passed away peacefully on Monday March 18, 2024 at home unexpectedly. Mrs. Agerton was born on May 20, 1936 in Charlotte, North Carolina to the late Dr. D.C Griggs and Gladys West Griggs. Carolyn devoted her life to her family. She was a…

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Candidate filings as of March 27

Filing for several offices opened at noon March 16 and will continue through noon April 1. The following people have filed to run as of March 27: U.S. House of Representatives District 7 Incumbent U.S. Rep. Russell Fry (R) Mal Hyman (D) State Senate District 27 Incumbent Sen. Penry Gustafson (R) Allen Blackmon (R) Yokima…

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Clarification

Clarification In the candidate filing in the March 27 issue of The Link, Allen Blackmon is identified as a Democrat. Blackmon is a Republican. He is running against incumbent S.C. Sen. Penry Gustafson for State Senate District 27. .        

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Obituaries March 20, 2024

Beulah Creech Black BENNETTSVILLE – Beulah Creech Black, age 89 of Bennettsville, passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2024, after an extended illness. Beulah was born on March 2, 1935, in Bennettsville. She was a daughter of the late Hardin and Mary Quick Creech. Beulah was a member of the Bennettsville High School class of…

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Candidate filing continues until noon April 1

Candidate filing opened at noon March 16 and will continue through noon April 1. The following people have filed to run (I means incumbent): U.S. Rep. Russell Fry (I) for U.S. House of Representatives District 7 Mal Hyman for U.S. House of Representatives District 7 Allen Blackmon for State Senate District 27 Sen. Gerald Malloy…

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Cheraw police investigating ACL Avenue shooting

A man was shot and later died after a shooting on ACL Avenue at Evergreen Street in Cheraw on Monday evening. Cheraw police are seeking information about the shooting in which Deshawn Brown, 30, died. According to Lt. Nicole Scott of Cheraw Police Department, Brown was outside on his cellphone when a vehicle pulled up…

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Driver dies in single-vehicle wreck near Cheraw

A person was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Cheraw early Monday morning. According to Master Trooper Brandon Bolt of the S.C. Highway Patrol, the wreck occurred at approximately 12:25 a.m. on Market Street Extension, 3.8 miles west of Cheraw. A 2008 Honda sedan with two occupants was traveling east on Market Street Extension when…

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