Cheraw Chronicle- RSS Feed Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:10:01 EST 1800 QUIZ: Which Breed Of Puppy Is Perfect For You? Find out with the Cheraw Chronicle's Perfect Puppy Quiz! Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:37:48 EST Habitat raising funds for new homes The Chesterfield County Habitat for Humanity is working to raise funds to build homes in Cheraw and McBee. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 23:21:51 EST 3 charged in drowning death PATRICK — Sheriff's deputies have charged three people in connection to the April 3 drowning death of 3-year-old Weldon McElveen in a private Chesterfield County pond. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 22:11:53 EST 2 killed, 2 injured in county crashes A deadly week on Chesterfield County roads has left two people dead and two injured. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:46:51 EST Fixing South Carolina’s aging roads On April 15, the South Carolina House passed a bill, H. 3579, by a overwhelming vote of 87-20. It is designed to address the poor condition of our roads which is arguably the most pressing problem our state as a whole faces. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:36:53 EST Rep. Rice tours Highland Industries plant U.S. Rep. Tom Rice toured Highland Industries' textile plant in a visit to Cheraw last Friday. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:31:51 EST Batgirl the cat addresses God My Dear Heavenly Father,We have been away from our duties, but the gathering of the Clowder last night brought us much hope. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:26:51 EST Muddin’, music mingle at weekend festival Chesterfield County's own Southern Country Muzik will be one of several acts to perform at the Fastrax Mudbog in Bennettsville this Friday and Saturday. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:06:51 EST 3 face shoplifting charges The following individuals were recently charged by officers of the Cheraw Police Department:• Christy Crowley Williams, 35, 2698 Hunts Mill Road, Patrick, shoplifting, April 4 Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:41:51 EST 4 arrested on traffic charges The following individuals were recently charged by deputies of the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office:• Jeffery Henry Boone, 46, 504 Fred Davis Road, No. 1, Chesterfield, trespass of real property, April 7 Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:36:51 EST Paratroopers to drop in at equestrian event CHESTERFIELD — An all-veteran parachute team will drop in on Chesterfield County during the Southern 8ths Farm's Heart of the Carolinas equestrian event next month. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:31:51 EST Brooks seeks sheriffs’ association members Chesterfield County Sheriff Jay L. Brooks is inviting county residents to join the South Carolina Sheriffs' Association as honorary members. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:16:51 EST Butler joins honor society CONWAY — Baylee Butler of Pageland, a freshman majoring in chemistry, was recently inducted into Phi Eta Sigma, a national honor society at Coastal Carolina University. A total of 147 students were inducted on April 16. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 18:56:53 EST A spring visit from a hummingbird The Lord's creations never cease to amaze me, especially in the spring. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 18:41:52 EST Let Social Security jazz up your retirement plan April is Jazz Appreciation Month, a perfect time to move your feet and revel in the smooth beats of one of America's most beloved musical genres. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 18:16:52 EST Science comes to life Chesterfield County children had the opportunity to learn a bit more about the world around them on Thursday, April 16. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 01:41:51 EST Cheraw woman accused of stealing baby clothes ROCKINGHAM, N.C. — A 33-year-old Cheraw woman is accused of stealing nearly $250 worth of baby clothing from Belk. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:26:51 EST Scottish shields take shape Cheraw native Mike Pruette picked up a new hobby while attending the Highland Games in Charlotte, North Carolina. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:46:51 EST 3 arrested on bench warrants The following individuals were recently charged by deputies of the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office: Wed, 15 Apr 2015 23:06:51 EST Police chase ends when stolen truck stalls McCOLL — Police say a traffic stop quickly became a two-county chase on Tuesday. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 01:21:52 EST