Cheraw Chronicle- RSS Feed http://thecherawchronicle.com/ http://thecherawchronicle.com/ Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:35:26 EST 1800 Your Voice http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/editorial/4078982/Your-Voice “What do you think about 'Allison's Law,' a bill currently being introduced to SC legislators that would make it a crime, punishable by law, to post graphic photos on-line of fatal accident victims?” Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/4078998/Chesterfield-County-Sheriffs-Office The following arrests were recently made by the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office:• Thomas Roy Smith, 53, of Shea Hill Road, Chesterfield, was arrested for criminal sexual conduct against a vulnerable adult. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Remember When … http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/local_features/4078991/Remember-When President Cornfield (Matt Freeman) and Gus Grapes (Jimmy Holliday) are two characters appearing in the “5 A-Day for Better Health” play premiering Thursday at Cheraw Intermediate School's health fair, from 5:30 to 8 p.m., will have... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cheraw Police Department http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/4078994/Cheraw-Police-Department These arrests were made recently by the Cheraw Police Department:• Shekima Nicole Singleton, 18, of Carrol Street, Cheraw, was arrested for shoplifting. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Soup Kitchen volunteers http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/4079013/Soup-Kitchen-volunteers Northeastern Technical College students and PBI TRUMPET cohort members volunteered by serving hot meals of spaghetti and tossed salad at the Cheraw Community Soup Kitchen April 1. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Registration for summer term is April 30 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/4079011/Registration-for-summer-term-is-April-30 Plan ahead and earn college credits this summer at Northeastern Technical College. While spring has only just begun, it is time to start making summer plans, especially if you are thinking about getting ahead on your college... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Civilian, officers recognized for life-saving efforts http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/4131280/Civilian-officers-recognized-for-life-saving-efforts At 5:04 p.m. on March 26, an emergency call was dispatched to Cheraw Rescue and First Health Ambulance service in regards to a fall with injuries at Pee Dee Outfitters on Highway 9 in Cheraw. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Play ball! http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/local_features/4079005/Play-ball Families and friends of all ages gathered at Arrowhead Park last Saturday to mark the opening day of youth baseball and softball programs through the Cheraw Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Former Sheriff Parker’s trial continues http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top/4123761/Former-Sheriff-Parkers-trial-continues The jury selection for the trial of former Chesterfield Sheriff Sanford Marion “Sam” Parker took all day Monday. It was nearly 6 p.m. before 15 jurors, without prior knowledge of the case, or personal ties that would prevent them from... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Council makes change to leave policy for political activity http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/4130710/Council-makes-change-to-leave-policy-for-political-activity Only weeks after Cheraw Police Chief Jay Brooks took a leave of absence from his job to become a candidate for sheriff of Chesterfield County, Cheraw Town Council members have changed the town's policy on leave of absences. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Easter Parade is April 20 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/4131991/Easter-Parade-is-April-20 Theannual Easter Parade will take place in downtown Cheraw at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 20.Everyone is welcomed to participate in this second-year event. The only requirement is that you must wear an Easter Bonnet. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Council moves location of new shelter http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/4079008/Council-moves-location-of-new-shelter The voices of the people, on two separate issues brought before members of Chesterfield County Council, have been heard. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST The best is yet to come http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion_columns/4130418/The-best-is-yet-to-come I've been thinking a lot lately about children. Wed, 9 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Let’s talk about sex in SC http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion_columns/4130380/Lets-talk-about-sex-in-SC Now that I have your attention, let's narrow the focus a bit and talk about sex education in South Carolina. It may not be as titillating, but it's still really important. Wed, 9 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bennettsville offers cellphone tour http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/4131066/Bennettsville-offers-cellphone-tour Visitors to Bennettsville can now listen to a tour of key sites in the city with a new cell phone tour. Based on the city's current historical walking tour, the cell phone tour is accessible by calling 843-309-3024. Wed, 9 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Dust off your financial plan http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion_columns/4130405/Dust-off-your-financial-plan Spring is officially here. Before you get started with your spring cleaning, perhaps another matter deserves some dusting off — that long-term financial plan. Wed, 9 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Your Voice http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion/4032786/Your-Voice “What's the best April Fool's Day prank you've ever pulled, or been victim to?” Thu, 3 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST If it rains for Spring Festival … http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/community-news-home_top-news/4032305/If-it-rains-for-Spring-Festival As the weather forecast for Cheraw Spring Festival this weekend shows high possibilities for rain and thunder storms, town officials have arranged to move some events indoors, if necessary. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/blotter/3964665/Chesterfield-County-Sheriffs-Office The following arrests were recently made by the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office: Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Spring is in the air, the streets and down by the river http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/community-news-home_top-local_features-news/3964165/Spring-is-in-the-air-the-streets-and-down-by-the-river Friday5 p.m. until 8 p.m. — Ham and Grits Supper, Cheraw Masonic Lodge #15, 210 Third Street. All you can eat $7. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST