• HAMPTON—On Monday, Feb. 8, Hampton County Guardian Editor/Publisher and South Carolina Wildlife humor columnist Michael M. DeWitt, Jr. released his second book, which marks the first humor collection for the award-winning humorist.


The Estill Lady Gators clinched a Region Championship with their eighth consecutive regional game win Feb. 2 against Branchville. The girls won the important game by a final score of 42-17. The Lady Gators will be ranked as the number one seed in their division and will play at home in first round of the upcoming State Playoffs. The girls will take on Bowman Friday, at home. Their final game of the regular season will be against Allendale, in Allendale, Feb. 9.

Estill Gators vs. Bamberg-Ehrhardt Red Raiders


USC Salkehatchie attended the USC Alumni Association Carolina Day on Feb 3 to join all of USC in thanking our legislators for their support.