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Streater wins sheriff’s race

Nov. 8, 2022 Streater wins sheriff’s race Note: All election results are unofficial until certified by the county election commission Thursday, Nov. 10. With a county-wide turnout of nearly 49 percent, Cambo Streater canvassed 6,891 votes (54.5 percent) to defeat incumbent sheriff James Dixon with 5,751 votes (45.5 percent). In the contest for State Superintendent…

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Obituaries Sept. 7, 2022

Mable Elizabeth Wicker Brown MYRTLE BEACH/CHERAW – Mable Elizabeth Wicker Brown, 89, died Saturday, August 27, 2022. Born in Wallace, SC she was a daughter of the late William Roland and Donnie Bennett Wicker. She was a member of the Surfside Baptist Church. She was a volunteer with the American Red Cross (Cheraw Chapter and…

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NETC has data breach

Northeastern Technical College has announced information has been accessed and “exfiltrated” from one of its servers. Some of the information relates to former students. NETC said it is working with law enforcement to investigate the data breach. Read the full account in the June 15 issue of The Link.    

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Cheraw football game changed

The Cheraw vs. North Central game at Cheraw originally scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, has been moved to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15. The game will still be played at Cheraw.

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Odom takes McBee mayoral seat

Sept. 3, 2020 Odom takes McBee mayoral seat Glen Odom gathered 213 votes to edge Charlie Short with 203 votes to win the McBee mayoral seat in Tuesday’s tightly contested election. Taking the two McBee Town Council seats were political newcomers James Linton and Robby Liles with 211 and 201 votes, respectively. Incumbent Charlie Sutton…

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