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Officials investigating after man shot near Florence nightclub

FLORENCE S.C. (WPDE) — A man was shot just before 3 a.m. Sunday morning near a nightclub in Florence, according to Major Michael Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office. No word on the victim’s condition. Several community members said there was a large crowd outside when...
The Post and Courier

Public Auctions - auction 7-19

IRS NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION Date: Tuesday, July 19, 2022, Time: 1:00 PM (Registration 12:30 PM) Location: Williamsburg County Courthouse, 209 County Rd S-45-226, Kingstree SC 29556 (outside at the entry doors) Description of Property being Sold: Agricultural, unimproved real estate located in the Mouzon Township. APN# 45-128-002 (51 acres, more or less) AND APN# 45-128-005, 45-128-006 and 45-128-007 (202.69 acres, more or less) Minimum Bid $233,893.00 Under the authority in IRC Sec. 6331 the property described above has been seized for nonpayment of IRS taxes due from Toni Cooke-Evans. The property will be sold at public auction sale as provided by IRC Sec. 6335 and related regulations. Only the right, title, and interest of Toni Cooke-Evans in and to the property will be offered for sale. If requested, the IRS will furnish information about possible encumbrances, which may be useful in determining the value of the interest being offered for sale. Terms of Payment: Deferred- 20% deposit required upon acceptance of the highest bid, remaining balance due not later than 08/22/2022. All payments must be by cash, a certified, cashier's, or treasurer's check drawn on any bank or trust company incorporated under the laws of the United States or under the laws of any State, Territory, or possession of the United States, or by a United States postal, bank, or express money order. Make check or money order payable to U.S. Treasury Dept. Mail-in bids must be accompanied by full payment of the highest amount of the bid. Terms of Payment: Full payment required on acceptance of the highest bid. For additional information, access our web site at or contact Sloane Wilkinson, Property Appraisal and Liquidation Specialist at or 910-508-2754. AD# 2007586.

Outlook for the Fourth of July as Tropical Storm Colin heads out

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW)– TropicalSstorm Colin formed very early this morning off of the South Carolina coast. Overall, the storm has been very unimpressive as we went throughout most of the day. Partly sunny skies controlled until this evening then a couple of isolated showers and thunderstorms moved throughout the area. Currently, the center of Colin is near the border of North and South Carolina and has max sustained winds of 40 miles an hour, it is barely a tropical storm. Colin will be out to sea by tomorrow night. No major impacts are expected.

Councilman arrested, accused of threatening Mayesville mayor

MAYESVILLE, S.C. — A Mayesville city councilman has been arrested and charged with threatening the mayor during a confrontation that investigators say is the latest in months of disruptions. According to the Sumter County Sheriff's Office, Councilman Terrance Reginald Wilson was arrested on Friday on charges of threatening the...

1 dead, 1 detained after shooting at Florence soup kitchen

FLORENCE, S.C. (WBTW) — One person was killed and another person detained after a shooting Friday morning in Florence, according to police. Police were called at about 11:50 a.m. to the Manna House soup kitchen at Oak Street and Jarrott Street and found a man dead, police said. One person was detained. The names of […]