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1:23 am on Monday September 10, 2012

Background emerges in slaying of two St. Stephen girls

Image by Flickr user skippytpe Woods, left, and Guerry, right.Late last month the sad news came that the search for two missing St. Stephen women had ended after their bodies had been recovered. The body of Dana Marie Woods, 18, was found near the...
2:58 am on Friday December 9, 2011

Car gets squeezed between 18 wheeler and school bus

In an accident near St. Stephen a black Nissan Maxima car wound up squeezed between an 18 wheeler tractor trailer and a school bus. Shockingly there were no fatalities.   
3:11 am on Tuesday April 19, 2011

Tornado destroys St. Stephen home, church (update: coping)

Image by Flickr user Kunal_Clicks Update April 19: The small, rural community just off the lake is coping following the disaster and vowing to rebuild its destroyed church. The Post and Courier headed out and has a story about what the plans are...
4:27 am on Wednesday December 1, 2010

In video: Quintin Middleton, blacksmith of Middleton Made Knives

Image by Jonathon Stout Photography Local photographer and videographer Jonathan Stout caught up with Quintin Middleton, blacksmith of Middleton Made Knives from Saint Stephens, and produced a nice video that profiles Middleton and his craft. Take a...
5:09 am on Sunday July 11, 2010

Sumpter Free Health Clinic opens to fix a growing need

Image by Flickr user a.drian Since December of 2009 the Sumpter Free Health Clinic has been working quietly and diligently in rural St. Stephen to lift some of the critical medical needs caused by a lack of health insurance.  The Post and Courier...
1:34 pm on Friday January 8, 2010

After stealing U-Haul trailer, man leads police on two-county chase

Image by Flickr user Mikey G Ottawa A man pulled into Mr. B's Quick Stop near St. Stephen, hitched a U-Haul trailer to his pickup truck and drove off. And that was the start of a curious police chase. The Summerville Journal Scene has the story and...
6:09 pm on Thursday October 8, 2009

A less alcohol-oriented Oktoberfest in St. Stephen

If you're looking for an Octoberfest with more of a community theme, then consider St. Stephen's annual celebration this Friday and Saturday (October 9 and 10). There'll be music, karaoke, a parade, and more. The Post and Courier is your best bet...
2:57 am on Sunday August 30, 2009

Cane Bay Cobras off to a better start, and Timberland bags a win

Image by Flickr user jmtimages Image by 20090830-football.jpg The first year of Cane Bay High School's football history got off to a dismal start, a 67-0 loss. But this year the Cobras are looking much stronger, and when they went up against...
9:42 am on Tuesday March 10, 2009

Coal-ash road project backfires creates public concern

A project that was supposed to showcase an innovative use for a coal byproduct, has instead upset the rural community near Tobacco Road. [gmap markers=blue::33.373867851099774,-79.9094545841217 |zoom=10 |center=33.38673294052008,-79.92965698242188...
5:42 am on Friday December 19, 2008

One white, one black: St. Stephen school hires two Santas

Image by Flickr user Foxtongue Image by 20081219-santa.jpg Just be glad they didn't hire this creepy Santa. [gmap markers=blue::33.39977526599774,-79.92897033691406 |zoom=9 |center=33.30987251398259,-79.9859619140625 |width=220px |height=200px |...