Today's Features

  • Nathan Reid and Cherryie Truesdale announce the engagement of their daughter, Shericka Truesdale, to Jequavius Jackson of Lancaster.

    The wedding is planned for 5 p.m. July 22, 2017 at The Gateway Conference Center in Richburg.

    Miss Truesdale is a 2002 graduate of Lancaster High School and a 2006 graduate of Benedict College. She is a customer service representative.

  •  Week Ahead

    Greenway camp registration open

    Anne Springs Close Greenway has opened summer camp registration online at www.ASCGreenway.org. More than 50 summer camps are available for children ages 3-18. Families can choose half-day or full-day camps at the Greenway. Overnight equestrian camp and boys’ wilderness camp are offered at Springmaid Mountain in Spruce Pine, N.C. There are also indoor camps at the recreation complex.

  • Week Ahead

    AME Zion church seminar

    The Lancaster District Departments of Missionaries, Lay Council and Christian Education, will host its Annual Leadership Training Seminar 9 a.m. Feb. 25 at Mount Calvary AME Zion Church, 185 West Doc Garris Road. 

  • VFW Post 12136 to meet Feb. 25

    The Capt. John P. Monahan VFW Post 12136 will meet 9:30 a.m. Feb. 25, at Brew’s Tavern, 8083 Charlotte Highway in Indian Land. 

    All current members are encouraged to attend, guests are welcome and veterans should bring a copy of their DD214. For details, contact James Taylor at (803) 493-4361 or jstaylor43@yahoo.com.

    Free expungement clinic Feb. 27

  • Kevin Cauthen
    Special to The Lancaster News

    Editor's note: Kevin Cauthen sent us this evocative remembrance of his mother, Barbara Day Cauthen of Heath Springs, who passed away Dec. 31 at age 87.  

    Mom was not one to go out and socialize a lot. The people she was closest to were her family and her many church friends. She loved people and was patient, giving, caring and kind to all.  

  • Dennis and Jennifer Rogers of Heath Springs announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Rogers, to Jeremy Crews, both of Myrtle Beach.

    The wedding is planned for 5 p.m. June 10, 2017, at Thompson Farm in Conway.

  • Mary Gambrell of Greenville and Arthur Johnson of Buford, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Darien Gambrell, to Christopher Harris Jr., both of Columbia.

    The wedding is planned for March 25, 2017, in Blythewood.

    Miss Gambrell is a 2015 graduate of the University of South Carolina with a bachelor’s degree in public health. She is an emergency medical technician at Lexington Medical Center.

  • Amanda Dawn Blackwell and Jody Scott Bigham were married Nov. 26, 2016, in Monroe, N.C.

    The bride is the daughter of Dawn and Lewis Blackwell of Lancaster. She is the granddaughter of Iris Blackmon and the late Bob Blackmon, and the late Johnny and Mary Blackwell, all of Lancaster.

    She is a graduate of Buford High School, and earned an associate degree in business in 2007. She is an office manager at the Lancaster County Treasurer’s Office.

  • Michael and Teresa Kennington announce the engagement of their daughter, Mica Lauren Kennington, all of Kershaw, to Kevin Dean Blackmon of Lancaster.

    The wedding is planned for 6 p.m. May 20 at The Ivy Place in Lancaster.

  • Monty E. and Kimberly B. Latham announce the engagement of their daughter, Reagan Elizabeth Latham, to Steven Glenn Hendryx Jr., all of Lancaster.

    The wedding is planned for March 25, 2017, at Second Baptist Church in Lancaster.