Dionne Gleaton's memorable stories from 2019 Dec 19, 2019 Dec 19, 2019 0 Here is a look at T&D Staff Writer Dionne Gleaton's picks as memorable stories she covered during 2019. (5) updates to this series since Dec 19, 2019 Feeling like she's 15: 105-year-old loves family, good food Dec 17, 2019 Florence Abraham celebrated her 105th birthday in October, and I got a chance to speak to her about it. She is the oldest person I have ever i… 'It is a noble calling': 3-star general credits soldiers, family, S.C. State Dec 17, 2019 U.S. Army Lt. General Stephen M. Twitty, a three-star general and South Carolina State University alumnus, was one of many soldiers who were f… 'Exploratory' artist: Works, collections are trip around the world -- and world of art forms Dec 17, 2019 Orangeburg artist Janet Kozachek took me back to my original love of art with her interview with me. With everything from ocarinas and udu dru… Downtown businessman retiring following blaze; ‘It’s been a good journey,’ Dean says Dec 17, 2019 Longtime Orangeburg business George Dean could have chosen to take his love for fashion and develop in a business in perhaps more lucrative ma… Cope native, former NRA employee: ‘I just want people to see the truth’ Dec 17, 2019 Cope native and former National Rifle Association employee Aaron Davis displayed heart and courage in sort of speaking out on his feelings on … 0 comments Tags Fave-5 Dionne Gleaton Evergreen As featured on Local T&D TOP 10 OF 2019: Tri-County changes continued; problems prompted statewide reform Dec 19, 2019 Tri-County Electric Cooperative began 2019 with a new slate of board members assuming control over the utility. Crime & Courts Orangeburg County man accused of pistol-whipping woman Dec 26, 2019 Orangeburg County Local 12 seek seats on South Carolina State University board Dec 26, 2019 A dozen people are running for six seats on the South Carolina State University board of trustees. Local S.C. State board elects new chair; university readying for SACS visit Dec 29, 2019 The South Carolina State University board of trustees elected Trustee Rodney Jenkins as its new chairman. +2 Local T&D PERSON OF THE YEAR: Monumental for S.C. State's Buddy Pough Dec 31, 2019 Oliver “Buddy” Pough’s impact on his hometown is beyond even his dreams. Local Study: Kids lag in poverty, education stats Jan 1, 2020 Many children in The T&D Region continue to live in poverty and fail to meet state education standards, according to data from the latest … Local Mental health court planned for Orangeburg County; program designed to divert nonviolent offenders to treatment Jan 5, 2020 Orangeburg County is developing plans for a special court to divert adult nonviolent offenders with mental illness from the criminal justice s… Crime & Courts Three people shot in Denmark; chief says resident responded when man brandished gun Jan 10, 2020 DENMARK – Three people were shot in Denmark on Thursday evening. +3 Magazine DID YOU SEE? 103-year-old Orangeburg woman has big heart, shares blessings with others Jan 13, 2020 Orangeburg resident Julia Wolfe has a heart of gold that bursts forth with love for the family and friends who have enriched her life over the… +2 Magazine DID YOU SEE? Longtime FHC employee Ella Ray retires after nearly half century on job Jan 20, 2020 A staunch professionalism combined with an ability to provide a listening ear, solid advice and fun-loving humor has served Ella Riley well ov… Special Sections APRIL 2019 PROGRESS: SCSU planning large, small improvements Feb 2, 2020 South Carolina State University is planning several improvements over the next five years. Special Sections JULY 2019 PROGRESS: Family Health Centers begins school-based telehealth Feb 2, 2020 One of the state's largest community health centers kicked off a school-based telehealth program in Calhoun and Bamberg counties to increase h… +4 News Enrollment, finances again threaten future of Denmark Tech Jan 25, 2020 DENMARK -- The president of the South Carolina Technical College System said Denmark Technical College will need to grow its enrollment and be… Local Denmark Technical College president outlines strategy for future Feb 4, 2020 Denmark Technical College is pursuing several strategies to ensure its survival, President Dr. Willie L. Todd Jr. says. That includes increasi… Local UPDATED: T&D Region colleges, schools closing early as severe weather threatens Feb 6, 2020 The Orangeburg County School District announced early dismissal Thursday because of the threat of inclement weather this afternoon.