Today's Features

  • Week Ahead

    McManus and Jowers reunion

    A reunion for the descendants of Lewis and Mandy McManus and Daniel and Tillie Jowers is 12:30 p.m. today at the Union Baptist Church Family Life Center, 5003 Taxahaw Road. Bring a well-filled food and drink basket, as well as family photos. For details, call (803) 285-6489.

    Baker Farm tour Oct. 25

  • Week Ahead

    Trinity offers tabernacle tours

    Trinity Baptist Church, 1519 Steele Hill Road, Van Wyck, will offer 30-minute evening walk-through tours of a life-sized replica of an ancient tabernacle today. Tour dates and times are subject to change, based on weather and interest. Tickets are $5 per person; children 10 and under get in free. To reserve a time slot, call (803) 313-9357 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Groups are welcome.

  • Economic development structural committee meets

    The Lancaster County Council Economic Development Structural Committee meeting is 5 p.m. Oct. 24 in the County Council Conference Room at the Lancaster County Administration Building, 101 N. Main St. 

    Candidate forum set for Oct. 24

  • Buddy and Donna Faile announce the engagement of their daughter, Bailey Adair Faile, to Joseph Samuel Threatt, all of Lancaster.
    The wedding is planned for June 10, 2017, at First Baptist Church.
    Miss Faile is the granddaughter of Williford and Peggy Faile and William and Judy Roberts, all of Lancaster. She is a 2011 graduate of Lancaster High School, and a 2015 graduate of the University of South Carolina with a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education. She is a first grade teacher at Harrisburg Elementary School.

  • Shudell and Lillie McGriff of Lancaster announce the engagement of their daughter, Teresa Lydell McGriff, to Ricky Alex Harris, both of Columbia.
    An October wedding is planned.
    Miss McGriff is the granddaughter of the late A.B. and Hattie Lathan and Betty W. McGriff and the late Selvin McGriff. She is a graduate of Lancaster High School, and earned an associate degree in health science from South University in Columbia. She is office manager for Children & Adult Dental Group in Columbia.

  • Julie LeAnn Harrell and Jerry Anthony Croxton renewed their wedding vows for their five-year anniversary on June 25, 2016, at The Home Place.
    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Harrell of Lancaster. She is a 2001 graduate of Buford High School.
    The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry N. Croxton of Lancaster. He is a 1984 graduate of Lancaster High School.
    The bride’s parents gave her in marriage.
    The wedding official was Ernest Croxton.
    Maid of honor was Caroline Harrell of Lancaster, daughter of the bride.

  • Amanda Harris
    For The Lancaster News

  • John and Anne McCulloch of Lancaster will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Sept. 14, 2016.
    The couple was married Sept. 14, 1956, in Atlanta, Ga.
    The McCullochs have two children, Becky Taylor and her husband, Darren, of Irmo and Russell McCulloch and his wife, Joni, of Alpharetta, Ga.; and three grandchildren, Jenna, Michael and Thomas.

  • Robert and Libby Threatt and Jeff and Patti Reynolds announce the engagement of their daughter, Jesse Elizabeth Reynolds, all of Lancaster, to Bradley Knight of Kershaw.
    The wedding is planned for 5 p.m. Nov. 5, 2016, at Harmony Oak Farms.

  • Joseph and Beverly Adams and Sandra and Seth Rodgers announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Brooke Adams, to Michael Christopher Cooper, all of Lancaster.
    The wedding is planned for 5 p.m. Oct. 23, 2016, in Monroe, N.C.
    Miss Adams is the granddaughter of Betty Catoe, the late Curtis Catoe, Linda Adams, the late David Adams, Donna Sellers and the late Delbert Sellers, all of Lancaster. She is a 2008 graduate of Lancaster High School, and a 2012 college graduate with a bachelor’s degree in nursing science. She is a nurse.