Fifth grade students Jacob Williamson, left, and Olivia Young from Ms. Frances Raab's class at Bethune Elementary School prepare to raise the flag at school. OPlivia and Jacob recently earned the job of raising the flag every day.
The King Haiglar Garden Club will start a new year 2016-2017 on Monday, Sept. 12 at 3 p.m. members and guests will meet at the Douglas Reed House at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County. The theme for this year is "The Beauty of Nature." A lot of fun and educational programs are planned along with several field trips and as always good fellowship and sharing garden tips. The arrangement theme for September is "Colors of Nature." The program will include "Welcome Back," distribution of yearbooks, followed by a wonderful tour of Grace Youngs garden at 512 Greene ...
Mr. Cecil Bowers was born September 1, 1926 in Cassatt, the son of Steve and Annie Powers Bowers. He is blessed with four children, Linda Bowers Shaw (deceased), Steve Bowers, Becky Bowers Mooneyhan, and Julie Bowers Moniot, 9 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. A celebration will be held in his honor at Kershaw Health Karesh Wing on Sunday, August 28, 2016 at 2 p.m. His family wishes him a very happy 90th birthday.
Camden Community Theatre (CCT,) an affiliate group of the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) will hold auditions for its musical production of Footloose on Sunday, August 28 and Monday, August 29 at 6 p.m. in the Wood Auditorium. The show will be directed by Education and Theatre Director, Jami Steele. Footloose will run for two weekends, November 4-6, and November 11-13, 2016.
The Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County will present the Beatles tribute band, Abbey Road LIVE! on Saturday, August 13 at 8 p.m. in the Wood Auditorium. Last year's sell-out performance was talked about all year, so it's back for an encore performance for one night only. Abbey Road LIVE! is sponsored by Sam Kendall's. Tickets are on sale now and are $25 each for general seating. The doors will open at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Seating will be limited.
Blaney Fire Department (BFD) will host a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser Saturday, Aug. 20th from Noon - 3 p.m. and 5-8 p.m.. The dinner will be held at 2344 Highway One South, Elgin. Delivery is available for large orders. The dinner includes spaghetti, salad and bread for $7.