Category: History

CLOSED-until further notice!

Out of our commitment to the citizens of Darlington County and to help stop the spread of Covid-19 (Coronavirus), the Darlington County Historical Commission and Museum is CLOSED until further notice.  Thank you for your understanding and patience as we do our part to help mitigate the spread…

CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

Out of our commitment to the citizens of Darlington County and to help stop the spread of Covid-19 (Coronavirus), the Darlington County Historical Commission and Museum will be closed to the public until March 31st. We will evaluate the situation and adjust our schedule…

THE MOUNT CLEMENS POTTERY CO. PLATE SHARD FROM NEW HOPEWELL ROAD, DARLINGTON COUNTY

After work on Monday evening, Mom and I found ourselves crawling around in the bottom of a newly dug drainage ditch that borders the adjacent landowner to my west. When I see fresh dirt, there is something that wells up inside of me, that…

ATTENTION PUBLIC NOTICE – Temporary Measures

For those visiting the Darlington County Historical Commission, in order to protect the public and our employees… If you have any flu/cold-like symptoms (headaches, loss of energy/fatigue, cough, sore throat, runny nose, body aches, vomiting,  or diarrhea) and have a fever, please do not…

#ThankYouBet

The Darlington County Historical Commission receives $4 million donation By Samantha Lyles, Staff Writer, slyles@newsandpress.net After Carolyn “Bet” Norment Phillips of Darlington passed away last March, the reading of her last will and testament revealed a big surprise – a $4 million bequest that will…