Cheraw Chronicle- RSS Feed http://thecherawchronicle.com/ http://thecherawchronicle.com/ Wed, 4 Mar 2015 06:32:41 EST 1800 Sheriff’s deputies arrest 4 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/blotter-news/152123710/Chesterfield-County-Sheriffs-Office The following individuals were recently charged by deputies of the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office:• Roger Davis Little, 49, 38 J.L. Green, Pageland, disorderly conduct, Feb. 21 Wed, 4 Mar 2015 06:26:51 EST 2 hospitals to change hands http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/152049774/2-hospitals-to-change-hands Community Health Systems, Inc. has announced “a definitive agreement” to sell its ownership interests in Bennettsville's Marlboro Park Hospital and in Cheraw's Chesterfield General Hospital to M/C Healthcare LLC. The... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 03:31:52 EST Cheraw man charged in 100 mph chase http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152168785/Cheraw-man-charged-in-100-mph-chase HAMLET, N.C. — Two months after police say he sped away from a drunken-driving checkpoint and led officers on a 100 mph wrong-way chase, the law has caught up with Anthony Littles. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 03:11:52 EST Wallace man dies in U.S. 1 crash http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152149730/Wallace-man-dies-in-U.S.-1-crash WALLACE — A Marlboro County man died after veering into the path of an oncoming tractor-trailer early Monday on U.S. 1, state troopers said. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 04:16:54 EST Fires destroy home, church http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152163399/Fires-destroy-home-church McBEE — Two fires in McBee have left one one church and one home destroyed and another home damaged within the span of a week. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 03:01:53 EST Course teaches sex abuse signs http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152093940/Course-teaches-sex-abuse-signs A victims' advocacy group is offering a two-hour course designed to help caregivers spot the signs of sexual abuse and respond accordingly. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 03:01:51 EST Faith, friendship reach across the globe http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news-opinion_columns/152151278/Faith-friendship-reach-across-the-globe When we were growing up, we had the best of both worlds where our religious training was concerned. We were brought up in both the Catholic and Southern Baptist churches. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:56:51 EST St. David’s rector Oldland accepts call http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152153031/St.-Davids-rector-Oldland-accepts-call Father William “Bill” Oldland has accepted a call to serve as the rector of St. Bartholomew's Church in Hartsville. He and his wife Ellen will move to Hartsville as he begins his ministry there. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:46:51 EST 5K color run set for March 28 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news-sports/152148871/5K-color-run-set-for-March-28 Cheraw High School's National Honor Society is planning its inaugural 2015 Color 5K Fun Run. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:41:51 EST Recipe of the week: Chicken fried rice http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152142660/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? Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:36:51 EST Saving S.C. State, increasing transparency http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152154413/Saving-S.C.-State-increasing-transparency I have been extremely busy during the past 1o days — not only in Columbia, taking care of state business, but also back home, meeting with constituents, attending meetings, visiting churches and speaking on many issues. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:26:51 EST Hospitals to offer apprentice program http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152155363/Hospitals-to-offer-apprentice-program Chesterfield General Hospital and Marlboro Park Hospital were recently recognized by Apprenticeship Carolina and the U.S. Department of Labor as a “registered” employer-sponsored job related educational apprenticeship program for their... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:16:51 EST Benefit soup supper planned Saturday http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152163379/DATEBOOK Datebook deadline Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:11:51 EST Defending champs open play Thursday http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/sports/152166379/Defending-champs-open-play-Thursday The Cheraw 10-and-under all-star basketball team will start its trek toward another state championship Thursday night with a home game against Lake City. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:06:51 EST Cheraw to host Saturday basketball tourney http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/sports/152166322/Cheraw-to-host-Saturday-basketball-tourney The Cheraw Recreation and Leisure Services Department will be hosting quite a few youth basketball games this weekend, as eight teams will come to town for the Eastern District 12-and-under Division 2 basketball tournament on Saturday, March 7 at the... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:01:51 EST Speaker issues a promising challenge http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/Op-Ed-opinion-opinion_columns/152152794/Speaker-issues-a-promising-challenge Regular readers of this space know that I have basically two articles of faith about South Carolina — and this week, they both came together in one joyous moment. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:41:52 EST Patrick wrestlers take on EWF http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/152091156/Patrick-wrestlers-take-on-EWF Patrick's Back Woods Wrestling is gearing up to step into the ring with the Exodus Wrestling Alliance. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:51:51 EST Driver killed in wreck with tractor-trailer http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152143696/Driver-killed-in-wreck-with-tractor-trailer WALLACE — A driver died after veering into the path of an oncoming tractor-trailer early Monday, state troopers said. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 03:01:51 EST 5 bills seek to reform state FOIA http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152143659/5-bills-seek-to-reform-state-FOIA CHARLESTON — Leonard Riley Jr. knows his First Amendment rights, and his rights to public information, and he knows when they've been violated. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:31:51 EST My 10-speed English racer http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion_columns/152143642/My-10-speed-English-racer The only thing I wanted, thought I would die without, was a silver 10-speed English racer! So shiny and fragile-looking with the skinny tires and the curved handlebars. I imagined myself flying up and down hills, sitting up and riding it with no... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:21:51 EST