Cheraw Chronicle- RSS Feed Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:56:30 EST 1800 Nestlé to bring 40 jobs McBEE — Nestlé Waters North America says it will bring a two-line bottling plant to rural Chesterfield County, creating roughly 40 jobs and pumping up to $40 million into the local economy. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:45:05 EST Cheraw sees seasonal spike in shoplifting Cheraw police have seen a rash of shoplifting cases in recent weeks. 'Tis the season, Capt. Julius Riley said. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:31:07 EST Fire chief offers winter safety tips When temperatures drop, fire dangers may rise.Cheraw Fire Chief Marvin Murray is offering tips to keep residents safe and warm through the cold days and nights ahead. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 23:21:06 EST The short history of a cat named Gizmo Her mother was a fierce hunter who prowled the gardens like her panther ancestors. She crawled on her belly after field mice and stalked snakes with stealthy finesse.Until she didn't. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:26:06 EST 4 face meth charges These individuals were recently charged by members of the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office: Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:00:16 EST CSI: Northeastern Tech The Dec. 9 enrollment deadline is fast approaching, and Northeastern Technical College has undergone some recent changes. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 21:51:10 EST Deputies, supporters greet Sheriff Brooks at swearing-in Chesterfield County Sheriff Jay Brooks publicly took the oath of office at the Chesterfield County Courthouse on Sunday. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 21:42:06 EST College visit yields unexpected blessing ­ Three months ago, Miranda Bailey didn¹t know that a visit to Northeastern Technical College to register her daughter for college would end with her working in the nursing field and her own lifelong dream within reach. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:50:05 EST Police charge 4 with shoplifting These people were recently charged by members of the Cheraw Police Department:• Pamela Louise Brown, 34, 288 Second St., driving under suspension, Nov. 8 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:48:06 EST Sorority holds career workshop Members of the Bennettsville-Cheraw Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. sponsored a workshop for members of Delta Academy and Delta GEMS on Career Development Saturday, Nov. 1 at the Marlboro County Adult Education Center. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:45:12 EST Marlboro Academy announces honors McCOLL — Marlboro Academy has released its honor roll and headmaster's list (all A's) for the first nine weeks. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:38:08 EST Meet Amber, the county’s pet of the week Contributed photo Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:23:06 EST Cheraw Intermediate names high achievers Cheraw Intermediate School has announced its principal's list and honor rolls for the first nine-week grading period. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:21:07 EST The start of something (really) big As a part of writing this column, I go to lots of meetings, community events and conferences all across the state in my never-ending search to find out about the people, businesses and community groups that are doing good and important things to make... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:59:08 EST Chamber ensemble plans twilight concert The Cheraw Arts Commission will present a twilight concert featuring the Hartsville Chamber Ensemble on Friday, Dec. 5. The concert at Old St. David's Episcopal Church begins at 6:30 p.m. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:29:05 EST Duncan completes Navy boot camp Navy Hospital Corpsman Edward Wade Duncan Jr., a 2014 graduate of Brookland Cayce High School in Cayce, South Carolina, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Illinois. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:25:11 EST Statewide recycling campaign kicks off COLUMBIA — A statewide campaign designed to rebrand and reinvigorate recycling in South Carolina and developed by a unique public-private partnership was announced during a recent kickoff at the state House. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:44:12 EST Marlboro students can apply for scholarship The South Carolina Association of Counties is accepting applications for its annual Board of Directors Scholarship Program. This program awards $2,500 scholarships on an annual basis to graduating high school seniors who are residents of counties... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:42:09 EST Chamber honors local leaders The Greater Cheraw Chamber of Commerce honored two influential residents on Thursday during its annual Business and Membership Appreciation Reception. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:11:11 EST Cheraw to seek $100K water grant$100K-water-grant The Cheraw Town Council voted Tuesday to apply for a water quality and conservation grant from Duke Energy. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 22:10:07 EST