Cheraw Chronicle- RSS NEWS Feed http://thecherawchronicle.com/section/NEWS http://thecherawchronicle.com/section/NEWS Fri, 22 May 2015 10:10:05 EST 1800 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 carriers’ food drive delivers http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153446492/ Kim Gulledge | For the Chronicle Tue, 19 May 2015 20:11:53 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? Tue, 19 May 2015 16:56:52 EST Farmers’ market vouchers available for low-income seniors http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153574180/Farmers-market-vouchers-available-for-low-income-seniors CHESTERFIELD — The Chesterfield County Council on Aging. in partnership with the South Carolina Department of Social Services, will be issuing free coupons to low-income individuals 60 and older that may be used to purchase fresh produce at... Tue, 19 May 2015 16:56:51 EST Seafood house, vapor lounge open in Cheraw http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153573448/ Randy Garner | The Cheraw ChronicleA new seafood restaurant, Sintell's Seafood, has opened its doors at 595 U.S. 1 in Cheraw. Tue, 19 May 2015 16:46:51 EST 11 graduate nursing assistant program http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153574317/11-graduate-nursing-assistant-program Eleven students recently graduated from Northeastern Technical College's nursing assistant program. The program consists of 80 hours of classroom instruction and 40 hours of supervised clinical training and is offered by the college's... Tue, 19 May 2015 10:26:52 EST 4 face assault charges http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153551898/Chesterfield-County-Sheriffs-Office The following individuals were recently charged by deputies of the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office:• Steven Donahue, 36, 117 Chester Park Circle, Chesterfield, destruction/damage/vandalism of property, May, 6 Mon, 18 May 2015 20:26:51 EST Middle-schoolers become mayors for a day http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/153561477/ Contributed photo Mon, 18 May 2015 15:06:51 EST Evander seeks new home http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news-pets/153561254/ Contributed photo Mon, 18 May 2015 14:56:54 EST Man ends 2-year, 39,000-mile walk http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/153474509/Man-ends-2-year-39000-mile-walk Steve Fugate of Vero Beach, Florida, walked into the Cheraw town limits at 12:36 p.m. May 13, braving the 82-degree heat. The large sign on his back — which reads “love life” in red capital letters — made him easy to... Tue, 19 May 2015 09:31:52 EST Northeastern names star students http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153526124/Northeastern-names-star-students The faculty and staff of Northeastern Technical College have released academic honors lists for the 2015 spring semester. Students are named to the President's List in recognition of a grade-point average of 4.0. Students placed on the... Mon, 18 May 2015 00:01:53 EST $9.5M Cheraw budget gets initial OK http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/153458362/$9.5M-Cheraw-budget-gets-initial-OK Cheraw town leaders passed the first reading of a $9.5 million budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year during Tuesday's monthly meeting. Wed, 13 May 2015 01:01:51 EST