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Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center Begins Exercise Classes

The Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center will reopen its doors for limited exercise classes beginning Monday, June 15th, 2020. Staff and instructors will be taking precautions to ensure that social distancing guidelines are followed and that facilities remain sanitized. The center is open Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

The exercise classes will be held in the gymnasium at the Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center to allow more room for social distancing. Cardio Step Aerobics will be […]

June 12th, 2020|News, Parks and Recreation, Press Release|Comments Off on Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center Begins Exercise Classes

City of Hartsville Announces Additional Phase of Reopening

The City of Hartsville announces an additional phase of reopening facilities scheduled to begin on Monday, June 8th. This phased approach to reopening has allowed both city employees and customers to gradually adjust to new precautions to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and encourage social distancing. A detailed outline of current operations is listed below.

City Hall (Finance)

The Finance Department lobby will be reopened to the public from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. each day.
Entry may be […]

June 5th, 2020|News, Press Release|Comments Off on City of Hartsville Announces Additional Phase of Reopening

100 Deadliest Days of Summer: Memorial Day to Labor Day 2020

Summer is here and although we are not back to our normal routines, folks are still traveling, visiting family and friends, and going to destinations to find warmth and sunshine.  It is important for parents of teenagers to discuss travel safety and distracted driving with them and to remember that accidents happen when we least expect them to.

The 100 deadliest days of summer is the period between Memorial Day and Labor Day, and during that time, car accidents involving […]

June 2nd, 2020|News|Comments Off on 100 Deadliest Days of Summer: Memorial Day to Labor Day 2020

City of Hartsville Announces Reopening of Tourism Facilities

The City of Hartsville will be reopening additional facilities with modified operations. The next phase of reopening includes facilities in the City’s Tourism Department including The Key to Your Hartsville and The Hartsville Museum.

The Key to Your Hartsville, Hartsville Visitor’s Center, will reopen on Monday, June 1st. The modified hours of operation are Monday-Friday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The gift shop and information center will be available for guests. Two guests will be allowed inside at one time. […]

May 29th, 2020|Events, Hartsville Museum, News, Press Release, Tourism|Comments Off on City of Hartsville Announces Reopening of Tourism Facilities

City of Hartsville Announces Reopening of Recreational Facilities

The City of Hartsville announces the next phase of reopening facilities. This phase includes the reopening of recreational facilities by the Parks and Recreation Department. The department will reopen their facilities in phases throughout the next month in accordance with industry guidelines. Staff will be sanitizing and cleaning the facilities more frequently and taking measures to ensure social distancing and personnel interaction is within the guidelines set forth by the Governor, DHEC, and CDC. Park guests should also do […]

May 22nd, 2020|News, Parks and Recreation, Press Release|Comments Off on City of Hartsville Announces Reopening of Recreational Facilities

Buckle Up South Carolina Reminder

Hartsville Police Department wants to remind drivers of the importance of buckling up each time they enter their vehicle. One of the safest choices drivers and passengers can make is to buckle up. The buckle up message has been, and still is, an important message for us to share and enforce with the motorists traveling on our roadways. As of this morning, 55% of the fatalities so far in 2020 that had access to a seatbelt failed to utilize […]

May 19th, 2020|News, Police, Press Release|Comments Off on Buckle Up South Carolina Reminder

MUSC to Conduct Free COVID-19 Testing in Hartsville

The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) will be conducting free COVID-19 testing in Hartsville at the Byerly Park Sports Complex located at 700 Russell Road on Monday, May 18, 2020 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Testing is available at this mobile site in a drive-through or walk-up format for those interested in being tested.

The South Carolina General Assembly adopted legislation this week sending $25 million to help with statewide COVID-19 testing. Two local legislators, House Speaker Jay […]

May 14th, 2020|News|Comments Off on MUSC to Conduct Free COVID-19 Testing in Hartsville

Hartsville City Council Names New City Manager

 

City of Hartsville City Council voted at the May 12, 2020 regular City Council meeting to approve the hire of Daniel Moore as Hartsville’s newest city manager. Moore will assume the position of city manager from Natalie Zeigler who announced in March that she would be leaving Hartsville to accept the role of city administrator of the City of Goose Creek, SC beginning in June 2020.

“Our city is filled with amazing people that have a true passion for Hartsville,” […]

May 12th, 2020|News, Press Release|Comments Off on Hartsville City Council Names New City Manager

City of Hartsville Facilities Begin Phase One of Reopening

Beginning Monday, May 11th, some City of Hartsville facilities will be open with modified operations as a part of the City’s first phase of reopening to the public. City officials continue to encourage citizens to conduct as much business as possible over the phone, online, or by drop box to help minimize the amount of people inside of the facilities throughout the day. City of Hartsville employees will be taking precautions as recommended by the CDC and DHEC to […]

May 8th, 2020|News|Comments Off on City of Hartsville Facilities Begin Phase One of Reopening

Byerly Foundation Kicks Off All-America City Comeback Business 2020 Campaign

The Byerly Foundation has approved an initial grant of $150,000 for the All-America City Comeback Business 2020 Campaign. Since the initial funding by the Byerly Foundation, several other organizations have also contributed to the campaign. This All-America City Comeback Business Campaign is imperative to help save our small businesses that are suffering the economic impacts associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. The campaign would provide short-term relief to brick and mortar businesses within the city limits of Hartsville that are […]

May 6th, 2020|News, Press Release|Comments Off on Byerly Foundation Kicks Off All-America City Comeback Business 2020 Campaign