Today's News

  • Our God is unchangeable

    The Bible declares that one of God’s attributes is his unchangeableness.

    He described himself to Moses as the “I am,” meaning he is eternally the same. In the book of  Malachi, God declared “I am the Lord, I change not.” In the Psalms, it is declared that the earth and the heavens, which God created, shall someday perish like an old garment, but God will endure: “Thou art the same, and thy years shall have no end” (Psalm 102:27).

  • Lindsey Barnes Colby Ebert

    Miss Lindsey Nicole Barnes and Mr. Colby Lee Ebert were married at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 24, 2014 at Grace Church in downtown Greenville. The bride’s uncle, the Rev. Edward Timothy Barnes of Covington, Ga., officiated the ceremony.

  • Elizabeth Roach Garrett Hammond

    Elizabeth Simpson Roach and Garrett Scott Hammond were married at 5 p.m. May 31, 2014, at Immanuel Baptist Church in Lancaster by Dr. Reggie Rushing and Dr. Dale Roach.

  • Ashley Hance Jamie Wheeler

    Rita Hance and Boyd Hance Jr., both of Lancaster, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Christine Hance of Heath Springs, to Jamie Daniel Wheeler of Lancaster.

    The wedding is planned for 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 at Lakeside Pavilion at Lake Wateree.

  • Moriah Dailey Matthew Cook

    Mrs. Sarah Dailey announces the engagement of her daughter, Moriah Elizabeth Dailey, to Matthew Paris Cook, all of Lancaster.

    The wedding is planned for 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 at Catawba Baptist Church.

    Miss Dailey is the granddaughter of Gail and Joanne Dailey of Waxhaw, N.C., and Mr. and Mrs. James Whitehead of Roseburg, Ore. She is a 2013 home school high school graduate and works for Chick-fil-A in Lancaster as a team leader.

  • Leadership Lancaster Jr. coming to LCSD County schools

    Reece Murphy


    The Lancaster County School District is partnering with the Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce this school year for a new leadership program for high school juniors.

  • York Tech Indian Land center to hold information sessions July 31

     Reece Murphy 


    York Technical College will hold one-hour information sessions Thursday, July 31, for potential students interested in attending classes at the new Rosemont instructional site in Indian Land.

    York Tech's new satellite site is scheduled to open Aug. 20 in the Verian Technologies building at 1245 Rosemont Drive, off Fort Mill Highway (S.C. 160).

  • Heath Springs park in need of benches

     Denyse Clark


    HEATH SPRINGS – Young people regularly sit on a large, black plastic trash can in the L.T. Reeves Park in Heath Springs. They don’t do it to be callous and crude but simply because there’s nowhere else to sit. 

  • Haile Gold Mine closer to permits

     Denyse Clark


    KERSHAW – Kershaw town officials expressed relief this week that they’re one step closer to getting the operational permits for the Haile Gold Mine.

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Charleston released the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the Haile Gold Mine project Friday, July 25. However, the actual permit decision isn’t scheduled to be made until November.

  • City proud of festival response

    Denyse Clark


    At the Tuesday, July 22 meeting of the Lancaster City Council, administrator Helen Sowell called Cherry Doster, the city’s marketing and development manager, “a wonderful emissary” for the 2014 Ag + Art Tour held June 21-22.