National Hunting and Fishing Day is approaching in Georgia

...Boating Complex on Thurmond Lake's Hawe Creek in the McCormick County section. Or, boaters can pay $3 each time they...behind the bathrooms as you drive in. Fees go to the McCormick County Recreation Dept., 610 South Mine Street, McCormick...

McCormick County Sheriff's Office continues investigation into attack on cyclist in woods

The McCormick County Sheriff's Office continues to investigate the reported attack on...helicopter, Gable said, the deputies knew it was not a possibility. The McCormick County Sheriff's Office does not have a K-9 tracking team of its own...

South Carolina man attacked by three men in McCormick County

...South Carolina man told police three men tried to sexually assault him and then shot at him while he was bicycling in McCormick County late Saturday.Sheriff's deputies met with the victim, who was not identified in an incident report, on U...

Senators consider how to attract, keep teachers in South Carolina

...low-performing schools tend to have high teacher turnover rates. Six rural districts topped 20 percent in 2012-13.McCormick County topped the list with 26.5 percent turnover.Kathy Maness, the director of the Palmetto State Teachers Association...

Search for native striper fish continues to be elusive

...years of striper stockings. CYCLIST AMBUSHED BY 'HUNTERS'? There was a very curious report made last weekend to McCormick County deputies in which a mountain biker was ambushed and attacked, before exchanging gunfire and escaping from three...

South Carolina officials probe lottery theft

...lottery fraud.According to an incident report, the tickets appear to have been stolen from a store in Clarks Hill. McCormick County authorities told North Augusta officers that surveillance cameras showed a woman taking the tickets from the store...

Lugene Greene

...The remains will lie in state in the church from 1 p.m. until the hour of service. Mrs. Greene, a native of McCormick County was a member of Hosannah Baptist Church where she served as an usher and choir member, and a member of Mt. Moriah...

Theft charge after jet ski fatality

...the Modoc Shores subdivision of the lake and died as a result of blunt force trauma.Soon after the crash, the McCormick County Sheriff's Department filed charges against Jonathan Newman, 27, for grand larceny.Chief Deputy C. E. Gable...

New Savannah Bluff Lock & Dam still wrapped in red tape

...the water.The Thurmond Lake sessions will be held July 4 at the Dorn Landing in McCormick County; and July 5 at Scotts Ferry landing, also in McCormick County. Both events will be held from 10 a.m. to noon.

Loretta Patten

...the Rev. Luther Garrett, Sr. officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Mrs. Patten, a native of McCormick County, was a member of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Heyward Patten; four brothers...