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Baby Crawl Competition Benefiting Darlington County First Steps

The City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a Baby Crawl Competition at TB Thomas Sports Center, 701 West Washington Street, on February 23, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. This competition will benefit Darlington County First Steps to fill their immediate need of diapers for families. The competition is open to babies that cannot yet walk and they will be divided into two heats: 5-9 months and 10-13 months. The entry fee for the competition is one […]

January 18th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Baby Crawl Competition Benefiting Darlington County First Steps

The Hartsville Museum Opens New Exhibit: I’m Not Every Woman, I’m a Phenomenal Woman

 

The Hartsville Museum is hosting an African American Fiber Art exhibit during the month of January at The Edition, 221 North Fifth Street. This exhibit is titled I’m NOT Every Woman, I’m a PHENOMENAL Woman. The traveling exhibit is a part of the Traveling Exhibits Program with the South Carolina State Museum and comes to Hartsville from the City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department as their twelfth installment in a series of works of fiber arts. It features […]

January 18th, 2019|News|Comments Off on The Hartsville Museum Opens New Exhibit: I’m Not Every Woman, I’m a Phenomenal Woman

Butler Heritage Foundation Submits Brownfields Cleanup Grant Application

The Butler Heritage Foundation is submitting a Brownfields Cleanup Grant Application to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to conduct cleanup activities at the former Butler High School located at 1103 South 6th Street, Hartsville, Darlington County, South Carolina. Brownfields are real property where the expansion, redevelopment, or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant. The grant amount requested is a total of $200,000. If funded, the […]

January 14th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Butler Heritage Foundation Submits Brownfields Cleanup Grant Application

Marion Avenue Cemetery Historical Marker Dedication

The City of Hartsville African American Cemetery Committee will have a Dedication Ceremony of the Historical Marker placed at the Marion Avenue Cemetery at 11 a.m. on January 21, 2019. This dedication will be held in conjunction with the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events sponsored by the Ministerial Alliance and People to People of Hartsville. This ceremony will feature numerous speakers reflecting on the lives of those buried in the cemetery along with appreciation for those that have […]

January 7th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Marion Avenue Cemetery Historical Marker Dedication

Annual Fire Inspection Safety Tips from Hartsville Fire Department

The Hartsville Fire Department is responsible for enforcing the regulations of the South Carolina Fire Code and ordinances adopted by the City of Hartsville and Darlington County. The jurisdictional area covers all City/County businesses, institutions, assemblies, industrial, and multi-family dwellings in the Hartsville Fire Department’s response area.

It is the goal of the Hartsville Fire Department to inform and assist the property owner and citizens with information and guidance in order to comply with the various Fire and Life Safety […]

January 3rd, 2019|Fire, News|Comments Off on Annual Fire Inspection Safety Tips from Hartsville Fire Department

A Moment with the Manager: Looking Back at 2018

As the end of December and the end of 2018 quickly approaches, I can hardly believe at all that our City has accomplished in just one year! I am also very excited at the opportunities that lie ahead of us in 2019.

Just one year ago, when we reflected on 2017, we were planning for an expansion that was coming to Piratesville Splash Pad. Less than six months from the column, we opened the expansion now known as Neptune Island Waterpark. Neptune Island welcomed […]

December 31st, 2018|A Moment With, News, Waterpark|Comments Off on A Moment with the Manager: Looking Back at 2018

Public Notice: City of Hartsville nonpartisan municipal special election

The Darlington County Board of Elections and Registration and The City of Hartsville announces the Special Election for The City of Hartsville to be Tuesday, February 19, 2019.

December 17th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Public Notice: City of Hartsville nonpartisan municipal special election

Hartsville Police Department Holiday Sober or Slammer Campaign

The Hartsville Police Department will be participating in the 2018/2019 Holiday Sober or Slammer Campaign that runs from December 14th until January 1st. In coordination with this campaign, Hartsville Police Department officers will increase enforcement efforts throughout the city, including public safety checkpoints. The Hartsville Police Department’s DUI Officer will be working peak enforcement hours as a part of this campaign. HPD asks the public to please be vigilant this holiday season and immediately report impaired drivers to 911 […]

December 10th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Hartsville Police Department Holiday Sober or Slammer Campaign

Hartsville Christmas Parade Rescheduled

In anticipation of heavy rainfall this weekend, the Hartsville Christmas Parade previously scheduled for December 8, 2018 has been rescheduled for Sunday, December 16th at 3 p.m. City officials made this decision out of an abundance of caution for the safety of all participants, safety workers, viewers, and organizers. The parade route map can be found on HartsvillefortheHolidays.com. Stay tuned to the Hartsville for the Holidays and City of Hartsville, SC Government Facebook pages to stay up to date […]

December 7th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Hartsville Christmas Parade Rescheduled

10 Year Celebration of Coach TB Thomas Sports Center

The City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a celebration to recognize the 10 year anniversary of the commemoration and naming of the Coach TB Thomas Sports Center. The festivities will be held at the Coach TB Thomas Sports Center located at 701 Washington Street, Hartsville, SC on December 14 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.  There will be a small program celebrating the life and legacy of Coach TB Thomas. Light refreshments will be served […]

December 6th, 2018|Events, News, Parks and Recreation, Press Release|Comments Off on 10 Year Celebration of Coach TB Thomas Sports Center