Today's Features

  •  Week Ahead

    “Let’s Talk About It” discussion panel

    “Let’s Talk About It,” a panel to openly and honestly discuss race relationships and law enforcement concerns, is 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 1 at Lancaster High School, 617 Normandy Road. 

  • Week Ahead

    Guest preacher

    Cornerstone Bible Church, 1372 Lymon Reece Road, will host guest preacher Reed Waggoner, pastor of Sycamore Bible Church in Trafalgar, Ind., at 10:30 a.m. today. All are welcome.

    Seniors on the Go Ministry

    Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, 2785 Spirit Road, will have special Senior Sunday services at 11 a.m. today and Oct. 30. For details, call (803) 804-0550.

    Wives program

  • RFATS seeks input on bike/walk survey

    The Rock Hill – Fort Mill Area Transportation Study is undertaking an initiative to facilitate bicycle and pedestrian connectivity by creating bikeways, walkways and trails in the Panhandle. 

    Visit http://bikewalkrfats.weebly.com by July 31 to take part in a survey or provide comments and notes on an interactive map of the area. 

    Filing opens for school board

  • - Lancaster First Pentecostal Holiness Church, 1138 10th St., will have VBS from 6 to 8:30 p.m. today through Aug. 4.

    - New Cut Presbyterian Church, 2617 New Cut Church Road, will kick off VBS with hamburgers, hot dogs and ice cream at 6 p.m. today. VBS classes, crafts and games are from 6:30 to 8:30 today through Aug. 4. Supper is 6 p.m. daily. Classes are available for all ages, including adults. For details, visit www.newcutchurch.org.

  • As Hillary Clinton made history for women in politics this past week when she was nominated for president at the Democratic National Convention, Lancaster’s very own Lena Jones Springs is remembered as the first woman nominated for vice president in United States history.
    Though her nomination was a largely symbolic gesture from the Palmetto State delegates, it was something Springs said she wouldn’t treat lightly.

  • David Kellin
    For The Lancaster News

    Dance schools are dusting off their equipment and sweeping their floors – dance season has begun.
    Nightly, the music will be blaring as young students learn new routines and dances. More importantly, the dancers will learn skills that will last long after the music stops and the season ends.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard L. Brown announce the engagement of their daughter, Taylor Brown, all of Fort Lawn, to Cody Thompson of Lancaster.

    The wedding is planned for 4 p.m. Oct. 1, 2016, in Lancaster.

  • Mr. and Mrs. James Daryl Roney announce the engagement of their daughter, Chelsea Lauren Roney, to Justin Devin Arant, all of Lancaster.

    The wedding is planned for 7 p.m. July 29, 2016, at Carnes Lake.

    Miss Roney is the granddaughter of Bill and Sherry Outen, the late Bronna Ackerman and the late George and Frances Roney. She is a 2009 graduate of Lancaster High School and a graduate of York Technical College. She is a medical office assistant at New Day Family Medicine.

  • Richard Wagner of Colorado and Bridgett Miller of Spartanburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Carmisha Ne’Shel Miller, to Jared Larnel White, both of Spartanburg.

    The wedding is planned for Sept. 17, 2016, at Foster Grove Baptist Church in Chesnee.

  • Willie L. and Gussenia D. Haggins announce the engagement of their daughter, Sheneek L. Haggins, to Willie B. Jackson, all of Lancaster.

    The wedding is planned for 4 p.m. Aug. 13, 2016, at First Washington Baptist Church.