Cheraw Chronicle- RSS Feed http://thecherawchronicle.com/ http://thecherawchronicle.com/ Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:22:52 EST 1800 100-mph police chase ends in McColl http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/152104003/100-mph-police-chase-ends-in-McColl McCOLL — A high-speed police chase passed through three counties and the Carolinas' state line before ending in a wreck when the suspect lost control of his vehicle. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:36:51 EST Horse needs new home http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152040573/ Contributed photo Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:31:51 EST Historian to speak on Sherman’s march http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152040373/Historian-to-speak-on-Shermans-march March 3 marks 150 years since Sherman's Union troops occupied Cheraw. The Cheraw Arts Commission and Historic Cheraw invite the public to attend two talks featuring historian Joe Long. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:21:52 EST Sherman’s march left indelible mark http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152037537/Shermans-march-left-indelible-mark Cheraw residents were in the forefront of the South Carolina secession movement. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:11:52 EST Southern snow blasts county http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/152037891/Southern-snow-blasts-county Last week's ice storm as well as this week's snowfall are just two examples of the unusual winter weather Chesterfield County has been experiencing. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 23:46:51 EST Cheraw explores moving electric lines underground http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/152030741/Cheraw-explores-moving-electric-lines-underground Last week's ice storm caused several Chesterfield County residents to lose power. In severe weather, tree limbs and other items can create a hazard to the existing overhead power lines. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 23:11:51 EST 4-H seeks donors for camp scholarship http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/localnews1/152012892/4-H-seeks-donors-for-camp-scholarship The 4-H youth development and mentoring organization has provided youths with guidance and activities for generations. One activity the organization provides is a two-week summer camp. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:41:51 EST Correction: Port Orford, Ore. http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion/152037527/CORRECTION A story in the Feb. 19 edition of The Cheraw Chronicle misidentified the town in Oregon in which kidnapping suspect Harland Donnell Melton was apprehended. The town is Port Orford, not Portford.The Chronicle regrets the error. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:31:51 EST Long Middle girls win tourney http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/sports/152037602/ Contributed photo Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:16:52 EST Schools receive weather radios http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/localnews1/152037544/ Contributed photo Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:11:51 EST Recipe of the week: Reese’s cup pie http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152026905/Recipe-of-the-week Do you have a winning recipe you'd like to share?Do you have a signature dish that's just too good to keep to yourself?Do you know of a healthful alternative to an unhealthy but delicious dish? Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:01:51 EST Football tickets sack college reform http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152038196/Football-tickets-sack-college-reform I love this state, I really do — and that's why I get so frustrated when we can't do the obvious right thing for stupid reasons. (Like, say, $29,000 worth of free football tickets — but more on that in a moment.) Tue, 24 Feb 2015 20:11:51 EST Task force tackles S.C. schools http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152037694/Task-force-tackles-S.C.-schools COLUMBIA — Last place.That's where the National Assessment of Educational Progress test results place South Carolina. Fifty-first, behind the District of Columbia, which came in at 22nd. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:51:51 EST A visit to Clyde’s concert hall http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152037486/A-visit-to-Clydes-concert-hall The other Tuesday, my wife and I had some business in Moore County, North Carolina, around Robbins. It was around 5 p.m., and our business taken care of, we were driving out from Robbins. As we got to N.C. 24/27, we decided to turn east toward... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:31:51 EST Group seeks S.C. alimony reform http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152036671/Group-seeks-S.C.-alimony-reform COLUMBIA — “Till death do us part.”The common marriage vow suggests a lifelong connection. But what happens when the connection fades? Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:21:51 EST Yoga helps inmates find calm in confinement http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152035877/Yoga-helps-inmates-find-calm-in-confinement POLKTON, N.C. — Inmates at Lanesboro Correctional Institution and Brown Creek Correctional have the opportunity to take yoga classes, thanks to former Anson County resident Leslie Snow. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 18:21:51 EST My husband, the tomato king http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152031990/My-husband-the-tomato-king Last year, Mac said he wasn't going to plant so many tomatoes. This was after our tomatoes were like zucchini in that we couldn't give them away. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:56:51 EST 2 arrested on drug charges http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/blotter-news/152013381/Cheraw-Police-Department The following individuals were recently charged by officers of the Cheraw Police Department:•Amanda Gail Carter, 25, 135 Spring Road, Blenheim, shoplifting, Feb. 16 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 21:56:52 EST Deputies charge 4 with assault http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/blotter-news/152013455/Chesterfield-County-Sheriffs-Office The following individuals were recently charged by deputies of the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office:• Linda Dale Lett, 33, 913 Colin King Road, Patrick, third-degree assault and battery, Feb. 4 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 21:56:51 EST LETTER: Murder convict remorseful, remembers Cheraw fondly http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/letters-opinion/151968953/Murder-convict-remorseful-remembers-Cheraw-fondly To the editor: Tue, 24 Feb 2015 16:51:51 EST