It is that time of year again when school pageants are in full swing -- shopping for outfits, having alterations made, making appointments for hair, nails and make-up. Then there's enduring hours of practice, learning new dances, getting the "walk and turn" down to a science, all the while you just "keep smiling" -- it is truly a crazy, fun time!
February 10, 2017|
|High School Columns
The King Haiglar Garden Club will meet Monday at 3 p.m. Julie Trott will host members and guests at 1711 Fair St., Camden. Mary Acken, Carol Meckstroth and Sandra Lease will co-host providing refreshments during social time.
Lugoff-Elgin High School (L-EHS) is one of only eight schools in the sate being recognized this year by Special Olympics South Carolina for efforts to provide inclusive sports and activities for students with and without disabilities.
Kershaw County School District (KCSD) students will be dismissed early on Friday, Feb. 17 to allow teachers to participate in professional development and not attend school on Monday, Feb. 20 as it is a teacher workday.
Funeral service for Elease S. Grant, 78, will be held on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at Mt. Bethel Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends today 3-5 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home.
Amidst low voter turnout, the town of Elgin filled two council seats during its election on Tuesday. Current council members Ed Smith and Dana Sloan's seats were up for reelection. Smith retained his seat with 34 votes while Naomi Eyers was elected to incumbent Dana Sloan's seat, with Eyers receiving 36 votes to Sloan's 28.
WASHINGTON -- To review the left's reaction to Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch is to infer he's the spawn of Dracula -- a cruel and bloodless beast who shrinks from the light and plays havoc with history.
February 07, 2017|
By Kathleen Parker
Washington Post Writers Group