Anthony Garzilli

Fatal wreck Tuesday night on I-95

A single-vehicle wreck Tuesday night on Interstate 95 killed a passenger after a car hit a tree.

Spring practice shows Thomas Heyward’s depth

Thomas Heyward might be graduating 12 seniors, but it doesn’t appear the football team will lack depth.

Nic Shuford

$100,000 property sale will help fund Ridgeland fire station remodel

The town of Ridgeland is selling property for $100,000 with the intention of having all proceeds go toward the remodeling of the fire station on Railroad Avenue.

Justin Smith, left, and Kelvin Grant were honored by the Saint Paul United Methodist men’s club.

Hardeeville youth football star headed to all-star game

Hardeeville has an All-American youth football star.

3 Rebels sign letters of intent

Football will continue for three Thomas Heyward standouts.

Anthony Garzilli/Jasper County Sun Times Thomas Heyward football standouts Bret Mixson, left, Trey Shaffer and Spencer Hexamer signed letters of intent to play in college. They are pictured with coaches Taylor Malphrus, Nic Shuford and Leon Etheridge. Mixson and Shaffer will play at NAIA Kentucky Christian University and Hexamer signed with NCAA Division II North Greenville University.

Notebook: RHHS’s Singletary 3rd at state track meet; THA falls in softball tourney

Lenasia Singletary’s a state track medalist for the second straight year.

Janine Wilson/Special to Jasper County Sun Times Lenasia Singletary, center, and teammate Kera Robinson competed at Saturday’s SCHSL Class AAA state championship track meet in Columbia. Singletary finished third in the girls 100-meter and 200-meter dashes. Robinson took fourth in the 100 dash (12.92).

Polaris Tech Charter School approved

The proposed charter school in Jasper County is getting closer to becoming a reality.

‘We are going to make this something special’: Step of Faith debuts new gym

Donna Carter was still bubbling with excitement three hours after the long-awaited event started.

Anthony Garzilli/Jasper County Sun Times Step of Faith Principal Donna Carter was excited to finally welcome the community to the new gym.

Rebels ready for state softball tournament

Thomas Heyward is used to SCISA softball playoff success, and coach Bob Layman expects his team to compete for a title when the Class AA tournament begins Friday in Sumter.

Pavilion planned for Main Street Farmers’ Market in Ridgeland

The town of Ridgeland is moving closer to having a centralized location for farmers and merchants to sell their goods.

Future of county libraries in focus

Courtesy A-H-J Regional Library Ridgeland’s Pratt Memorial Library is expected to be renovated.

Editorial: Shooting of officers a scary scene

Harold Wilson was born and raised in Hardeeville. He’s lived in his house on Sanders Road for 27 years.

Step of Faith to unveil $1.1 million gymnasium May 4

The date is finally set.

Step of Faith’s 15,000-square-foot gym is ready to be unveiled. The school plans to host a dedication 6 p.m. May 4. (Courtesy Step of Faith)

Notebook: THA squads head into home stretch; SFCA wins on Senior Night

Thomas Heyward’s baseball team returned from its Easter break in fine fashion and the Rebels’ softball team earned a win over Colleton Prep that clinched the SCISA Region 4-AA crown. Here’s a recap:

JCST file photo THA coach Nic Shuford and Spencer Hexamer have their eyes on a strong baseball finish. Last week the Rebel won twice, including a walk-off 2-1 win vs. Colleton Prep.

THA takes second in Speed and Strength competition

Thomas Heyward’s speed and strength team placed second in the SCISA Class A-AA competition on Saturday at Wilson Hall in Sumter.

Thomas Heyward’s speed and strength team placed second in the SCISA Class A-AA competition on Saturday.

UPDATE: 2 officers shot in Hardeeville; suspect killed

A Hardeeville Police Department officer and Jasper County Sheriff’s deputy were shot at 432 Sanders Road in Hardeeville after responding to a domestic dispute, according to Sheriff Chris Malphrus.

Jasper County Sun Times Law enforcement at the scene at Sanders Road in Hardeeville after a Hardeeville officer and JCSO’s deputy were shot responding to a domestic dispute. The suspect was killed.

Basketball contest aims to ‘save youth’

The Preachers and Deacons are ready to return to the basketball court, but this time they are joining forces.

Notebook: SFCA charges to 6 wins; THA gets back to the field

Step of Faith’s baseball team began the week 6-3. The Chargers had a big win April 11 as the they beat Victory Christian 23-0 in three innings. Isiac Huskey had two grand slams and nine RBI.

Special to JCST Step of Faith’s baseball team began the week 6-3.

Lions Club project aims to assist homeless

Hardeeville’s Lions Club plans to do what it can to help the homeless.