Nancy Waterhouse and many others enjoyed meeting Jasper County’s authors who assembled under the live oaks Saturday morning at Frampton Plantation in Yemassee. The authors gathered as a part of the inaugural “Authors Under the Live Oaks” event founded by Beaufort authors Jack Gannon and Cyndi Williams-Barnier.
Shellie Murdaugh/Special to JCST Nancy Waterhouse, middle, attended the Authors Under the Live Oaks event Saturday morning and purchased books from Jasper County natives Lisa Lowther and Sheree Darien. Waterhouse is a resident of Bluffton.
The only person with whom Dylann Roof shared his racist plot to massacre worshippers at a historically black South Carolina church was sentenced Tuesday to 27 months in prison for failing to report a crime and for lying to the FBI.
FILE - In this June 18, 2015, file frame from video, Joey Meek, friend of Dylann Roof who is accused of killing nine black church members during Bible study on June 17 in Charleston, S.C., speaks to The Associated Press. Meek, the only person to whom Roof confided his racist plan to massacre worshippers is set to be sentenced Tuesday, March 21, 2017, for lying to the FBI. (AP Photo/File)
The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office said it executed a search warrant at the Woodridge Apartments in Ridgeland at 3:30 a.m. Friday and charged Jason Spann, 30, of Ridgeland, with possession with intent to distribute marijuana and possession of schedule I-IV narcotics.
At Millstone Landing in Hardeeville the usual sounds are of running water, birds, and leaves rustling. But last weekend it was filled with music, drumming, and the sounds of food cooking for the annual Low Country Pow Wow and Cultural Festival.
Liz Bloom/Jasper County Sun Times - The Hardeeville Ridgeland Middle School African drums music class performed at the Pow Wow on Saturday. They then invited members of the crowd up to play on the african drums with them.