Cheraw Chronicle- RSS Feed http://thecherawchronicle.com/ http://thecherawchronicle.com/ Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:10:01 EST 1800 QUIZ: Which Breed Of Puppy Is Perfect For You? http://thecherawchronicle.com/quizzes/puppy1/CHR Find out with the Cheraw Chronicle's Perfect Puppy Quiz! Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:37:48 EST Habitat raising funds for new homes http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152878914/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/153048466/3-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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153056949/2-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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion_columns/153056172/Fixing-South-Carolinas-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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/153024354/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion_columns/153053668/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/153016408/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/blotter-news/153035022/Cheraw-Police-Department 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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/blotter-news/153010067/Chesterfield-County-Sheriffs-Office 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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153055561/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152935257/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/153055986/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion_columns/153049203/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/opinion_columns/153010753/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/152989112/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152997322/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/home_top-news/152837287/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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/blotter-news/152878754/Chesterfield-County-Sheriffs-Office 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 http://thecherawchronicle.com/news/news/152886380/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