Herald Independent- RSS Feed http://heraldindependent.com/ http://heraldindependent.com/ Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:59:09 EST 1800 (No heading) http://heraldindependent.com/news/announcements/150235006/ Oct. 25• 11 a.m.: Pleasant Spring Church, 1323 Winyah Drive in Columbia, holds an Independent Church Convocation.Oct. 26 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:53:02 EST Bovinoche a hit in Ridgeway http://heraldindependent.com/news/photo_gallery/150224481/Bovinoche-a-hit-in-Ridgeway A whole cow roasting on a custom-made 10-foot spit at Bovinoche.Katie Welborn enjoys a bite of dove breast.Gray Larochelle tosses a beanbag.Jeff Bannister serves up assorted sausages. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:56:03 EST RWA rolls over Greenwood Christian, 51-34 http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/150227116/RWA-rolls-over-Greenwood-Christian-51-34 GREENWOOD — Call them soaring winners because Richard Winn Academy (9-0) played one of its closest games of this season against Greenwood Christian School (6-2), and still flew away with a 17-point win. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:53:17 EST (No heading) http://heraldindependent.com/news/announcements/150234933/ Got a reunion coming up? Let us know so we can help spread the word. The Herald Independent encourages the submission of reunion notices for schools, churches and families for publication each week. Items can be submitted in writing to The Herald... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:53:15 EST (No heading) http://heraldindependent.com/news/announcements/150234921/ Oct. 21 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:53:12 EST Jones is student of the week for FCSD http://heraldindependent.com/news/news/150225341/Jones-is-student-of-the-week-for-FCSD WINNSBORO — The Academic Student of the Week for Fairfield County School District is Thometica Jones, an eighth-grade student at Fairfield Middle School (FMS). Thometica has earned A's and B's during the first nine weeks and exhibits... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:53:09 EST Bovinoche crowd dines on some fine food http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news/150225456/Bovinoche-crowd-dines-on-some-fine-food RIDGEWAY — The fifth Bovinoche was the first to be held at Magnolia Farm Lodge, and hundreds showed up Saturday to enjoy the Argentine-influenced feast. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:53:05 EST ‘Pink Out’ at RWA honors teacher http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news/150178012/Pink-Out-at-RWA-honors-teacher WINNSBORO — Richard Winn Academy hosted a “Pink Out Day” on Oct. 10, and everyone attending the game was encouraged to wear pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:50:03 EST South Carolina Insurance News Service addresses weather, theft and insurance needs http://heraldindependent.com/news/opinion/150195995/South-Carolina-Insurance-News-Service-addresses-weather-theft-and-insurance-needs This week Newberry NOTES features the South Carolina Insurance News Service. Executive Director Russ Dubisky has selected news and views in a variety of up-to-date topics. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:15:13 EST Information about the Survivor Benefit Plan, veterans and spouses http://heraldindependent.com/news/opinion/150196487/Information-about-the-Survivor-Benefit-Plan-veterans-and-spouses Spouses previously enrolled in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) can get service from any ID card office. Initial applications must be made through the parent service. The former spouse application for an ID card requires the... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:15:11 EST Fairfield County names Student of the Week http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news_education/150060038/Fairfield-County-names-Student-of-the-Week WINNSBORO — The Academic Student of the Week for Fairfield County School District is Steven Samuel, a senior at Fairfield Central High School. Steven is an outstanding student who is... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:15:09 EST Youth baseball sign-ups continue http://heraldindependent.com/news/baseball-news-sports/150148247/Youth-baseball-sign-ups-continue WINNSBORO – The Fairfield County Recreation Department is holding registration for boys/girls basketball. Sign-up for children ages 4-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 and 13-15 will be held until Nov. 21. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:15:06 EST (No heading) http://heraldindependent.com/news/announcements/150195447/ Oct. 25• 11 a.m.: Independent Church Convocation at Pleasant Spring Church, 1323 Winyah Drive, Columbia.Oct. 26 Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:15:04 EST Parents: Don’t forget your child’s vaccination http://heraldindependent.com/news/news/150178266/Parents:-Dont-forget-your-childs-vaccination FAIRFIELD COUNTY — Students who are in the seventh grade in Fairfield County are required to have a Tdap vaccination. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:14:15 EST Sanders is right candidate for seat http://heraldindependent.com/news/letters/150149925/Sanders-is-right-candidate-for-seat To the editor: Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:14:13 EST Graham ready to help Newberry County grow http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news/150200630/Graham-ready-to-help-Newberry-County-grow NEWBERRY — Newberry County is so focused on attracting new businesses that it formed a committee tasked with developing ideas to help the process — a process Sen. Lindsey Graham said he supports and is willing to help. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:14:08 EST Richard Winn on the road Friday, looking for win #9 http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news-sports/150175030/Richard-Winn-on-the-road-Friday-looking-for-win-#9 WINNSBORO — Richard Winn Academy (8-0, 5-0) travels to Greenwood in search of its ninth win of the season against Greenwood Christian School (6-1, 5-0). Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:55:06 EST Griffins looking for lucky win number 7 http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/150191200/Griffins-looking-for-lucky-win-number-7 WINNSBORO — For the second week in a row, the Fairfield Central Griffins (6-1, 3-0) will take the show on a road against a tough regional opponent, the Pelion Panthers (5-2,2-1). Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:50:03 EST Keselowski grabs Nationwide Series victory at Charlotte http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/150162971/Keselowski-grabs-Nationwide-Series-victory-at-Charlotte CONCORD, N.C. — In the closing laps of Friday night's Drive for the Cure 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, with an air of inevitability, Brad Keselowski tracked down teammate Ryan Blaney and made the pass for the win on Lap 187 of... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:15:15 EST (No heading) http://heraldindependent.com/news/announcements/150195476/ Oct. 17-Oct. 18 Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:14:16 EST