Today's Features

  • Week Ahead

    Free Easter basket give-away April 7

    Ellen Haggins is accepting candy donations for the annual Easter Basket give-away event now through March 30. 

    The free community Easter basket give-away for ages 2-15 is 3-8 p.m. April 7 at 327 Elm St., Lancaster. The event includes, face painting, drinks and free food. Everything is free to the public. For details, call Haggins at (803) 577-3822.

  • Week Ahead

    Hobo plate sale March 23

  • Housing Authority board meeting rescheduled

    The Housing Authority of Lancaster Board of Commissioners meeting originally scheduled for March 21 has been rescheduled for 5:30 p.m. March 28 in the Dr. James A. Boykin Boardroom, 3502 Caroline Courts, Lancaster. For details, call (803) 285-7214.

    Republican candidate meet and greet

    The Lancaster County Republican Party will host a candidate meet and greet at 7 p.m. March 22 at Mike Williams Builders, 1351 Charlotte Highway. 

  • Haley Anne Snipes and Samuel Edgar Steele were married at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, in the garden of the Magnolia Room in Rock Hill, by the groom’s father, the Rev. John Dale Steele.

    The bride is the daughter of William Thomas Snipes and Sharon Harper Snipes of Lancaster. She is the granddaughter of Jacqueline Snipes and Charles Edward Snipes and the late Sally Ann Harper and late Bart Harper, all of Lancaster. 

  • Mr. and Mrs. Allen Bethea Burnside announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Catherine Burnside to Jeffrey Wilton “Wil” Riggins Jr., all of Columbia.

    The wedding is planned for July, 2018 in Columbia.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Ricky D. Horton of Heath Springs and Mr. and Mrs. Chris V. Davis of Camden announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Alice Davis of Lancaster to Christopher Ryan Bayne of Lugoff.

    The wedding is planned for 6 p.m. Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Second Baptist Church.

  • Jessica Lee Metzler and Michael Dillon Garris, both of Lancaster, were married at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at Fellowship Bible Church of Lancaster, by Dr. Huey A. Mills and the Rev. Jesse Adams.

    The bride is the daughter of David and Janet Metzler. She is the granddaughter of Vic and Linda Metzler and Julius and Joyce Bowers. 

  • Rebecca Anne Harrison of Lancaster and Anthony Michael Pikos of Tarpon Springs, Fla., were married at 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at The Greek Orthodox Church of The Holy Trinity in Charleston by Father Aristotle Damaskos.

  • Mr. and Mrs. William Carey Page announce the engagement of their daughter, Caitlyn Michelle Page, all of Chapin, to Joshua Adam Woods of Jacksonville, N.C.

    The wedding is planned for 4 p.m. Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Irmo.

  • Sammy and Billie Mackey celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 23, 2017.

    A party was given in their honor by their children, Debbie Hamby and her husband, Larry, of Laurens and Chuck Mackey and his wife, Linda, of Lancaster, on Dec. 2, 2017, at Taylors Grove Baptist Church of Lancaster.