Cheraw Chronicle- RSS Feed http://thecherawchronicle.com/ http://thecherawchronicle.com/ Tue, 26 May 2015 08:09:41 EST 1800 Chesterfield Chamber to hold Summer Street Market http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153675600/Chesterfield-Chamber-to-hold-Summer-Street-Market CHESTERFIELD — The Greater Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce is holding the inaugural “Olde Towne Marketplace” on the second Saturday of each month from June through September. The first event will be held from 8 a.m. to noon... Sat, 23 May 2015 17:16:51 EST LETTER: Big Give Pee Dee a smashing success http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/letters/153621693/Big-Give-Pee-Dee-a-smashing-success To the editor: Sat, 23 May 2015 16:41:51 EST Red Cross urges donations to prevent shortage http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153621847/Red-Cross-urges-donations-to-prevent-shortage FLORENCE — The American Red Cross urges donors to choose their day to give hope to patients in need by donating blood or platelets during the “100 days of summer, 100 days of hope” campaign, officially sponsored by Suburban... Sat, 23 May 2015 16:21:51 EST 4 charged in robbery, shooting http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/breaking_news/153642371/4-charged-in-robbery-shooting PAGELAND — Police have arrested four men in connection with the shooting of a store clerk during a Sunday robbery. Thu, 21 May 2015 18:01:51 EST Store clerk shot in robbery http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/153588687/Store-clerk-shot-in-robbery PAGELAND — A Pageland woman is in critical but stable condition after being shot in the head during a Sunday night robbery at a Latino convenience store. Wed, 20 May 2015 00:26:51 EST Pageland man, 28, dies in head-on crash http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153597486/Pageland-man-28-dies-in-head-on-crash PAGELAND — A fatal traffic collision claimed the life of a Pageland man on Saturday. Chesterfield County Coroner has identified the victim as 28-year-old Cedric Dunlap. Tue, 19 May 2015 23:11:51 EST Viral video shows cop, kids at play http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153498736/Viral-video-shows-cop-kids-at-play BENNETTSVILLE — A local police officer has become a YouTube sensation after a video showing him tossing a football with area youths went viral, racking up more than 6 million views in less than a week. Tue, 19 May 2015 21:11:51 EST Gaskins acquitted on 2013 murder charge http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153595473/Gaskins-acquitted-on-2013-murder-charge CHESTERFIELD — A Chesterfield County jury found murder defendant George M. Gaskins “not guilty by means of self-defense” May 6 in the August 2013 killing of 47-year-old Gerald Christopher Turner. Tue, 19 May 2015 20:46:51 EST Sorority educates students on domestic violence http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153562135/Sorority-educates-students-on-domestic-violence Members of the Bennettsville-Cheraw Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. held IMPACT Day: “Together We Can End Domestic Violence” May 2 at Long Middle School in Cheraw. Tue, 19 May 2015 15:26:52 EST 21 graduate from nursing program http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153561072/21-graduate-from-nursing-program Northeastern Technical College graduated its seventh associate degree in nursing class May 8 in Cheraw. Tue, 19 May 2015 15:01:51 EST Cruise-in draws classics, crowd http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/153533771/Cruise-in-draws-classics-crowd CHESTERFIELD — Main Street was transformed into a showroom on Thursday, May 14 as the Chesterfield County Chamber of Commerce held its first Chesterfield Cruise-In car show. Tue, 19 May 2015 21:26:51 EST LETTER: Family marks 4th anniversary of passing http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/letters/153569540/Family-marks-4th-anniversary-of-passing To the editor: Tue, 19 May 2015 20:51:51 EST LETTER: County exceeds expectations in food drive http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/letters/153572565/County-exceeds-expectations-in-food-drive To the editor: Tue, 19 May 2015 20:26:52 EST Heart attack ended this ex-smoker’s habit http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion_columns/153582296/Heart-attack-ended-this-ex-smokers-habit It's amazing how long it has taken me to overcome my own stupidity. It makes me wonder how many others out there have the same problems with their self-control. Tue, 19 May 2015 20:21:51 EST Letter carriers’ food drive delivers http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153446492/ Kim Gulledge | For the Chronicle Tue, 19 May 2015 20:11:53 EST Fun, adventure on the Pee Dee http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion_columns-sports/153571810/Fun-adventure-on-the-Pee-Dee Several groups joined together to sponsor a blueway event last Saturday on the Great Pee Dee River. Tue, 19 May 2015 20:11:51 EST Memorial 5K run set Saturday http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/sports/153572834/Memorial-5K-run-set-Saturday PAGELAND — The fifth annual Jason C. Hicks Memorial 5K Run/Walk will be held Saturday, May 23 at the Pageland Community Center and Conbraco Park. Tue, 19 May 2015 20:01:51 EST Coker offers baseball skills camp http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/sports/153574472/Coker-offers-baseball-skills-camp HARTSVILLE — The annual Coker College Skills & Drills Summer Baseball Camp will be held June 15-19 at Tom J. New Field. Tue, 19 May 2015 19:51:52 EST Woman charged with prescription drug fraud http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/blotter-news/153574740/Cheraw-Police-Department The following individuals were recently charged by officers of the Cheraw Police Department:• Brooke Atkinson Freeman, 31, 289 Mason McClain Road, Patrick, obtaining prescription drugs by fraud, May 18 Tue, 19 May 2015 17:01:51 EST Recipe of the week: Garlic Parmesan roasted potatoes http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153574028/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? 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