Today's News

  • Remember When: Horton pulls off an ‘egg-citing’ street trick

    Editor’s note: This Remember When column was originally published in the June 19, 2008, edition of The Lancaster News. Given it’s relevance to how Main Street and downtown Lancaster was in its heyday, we thought our readers would enjoy reading it again.

    A crowd had already gathered down on Main Street at the Corner Drug Store.

    Something was going on. 

    Sweating men in Panama and flat-top straw hats with rolled-up shirt sleeves were huddled together.

  • Lancers sweep Junior Saints


    The University of South Carolina Lancaster Lancers upped their baseball record to 19-8 with a home sweep of the Limestone junior varsity on Thursday, March 20 at the Lancaster High baseball field.

    The Lancers drilled 15 hits on the way to a 12-5 win over the Junior Saints in the opener.

    Mitchell Price led USCL with two hits, including a home run, and drove in two runs.

    Casey Parker produced two hits, including a solo home run, and drove in a run.

  • Jackets have new look for soccer season



    The 2014 Buford High soccer team sports a different look this season, consisting of only five returning veterans along with a host of players who have been moved up from the 2013 junior varsity team.

  • Lady Vols lace Lady Bruins, 15-7


    The Andrew Jackson Lady Volunteers drilled 19 hits on the way to a 15-7 win over Lancaster at the Lady Bruins’ softball field on Thursday, March 20.

    Angela Sims paced the Lady Vols offense with three hits, including a two-run home run, and drove in four runs.

  • Running for Ryan April 5


    Top county track honors and a greater awareness of Kleine-Levin Syndrome will be the focus of the eighth annual Running for Ryan event set for Saturday, April 5 at the Lancaster High School track.

    The event, a fundraiser for KLS, is highlighted by the Lancaster County track meet at the LHS facility.

  • Caskey-Musselwhite Wedding

    Marla Lynette Caskey and Steven Andrew Musselwhite were married at 2 p.m. June 15, 2013, at First ARP Church in Lancaster by the Rev. Ken Hughes.
    The bride is the daughter of Mark and Lynda Caskey of Lancaster. She is the granddaughter of Clyde and Faye Caskey of Lancaster, and Gene and Helen Jordan of Edgemoor. She is a 2013 graduate of Clemson University with a bachelor’s degree in nursing. She works as a registered nurse at Roper St. Francis Hospital in Charleston.

  • Mielke-Laroche Wedding

    Alison Marie Mielke and David Lawrence Laroche were married Sept. 14, 2013, at First Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church in Rock Hill by Pastor Philip Bunch.
    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Arnold Mielke of Lancaster. She is the granddaughter of Juanita Mielke of Lancaster and the late Arnold Mielke, and Edna Inez McCorkle of Lancaster and the late Cleatus McCorkle.
    She is a 1999 graduate of Lancaster High School and received a bachelor’s degree from Clemson University in 2003. She works for Travelers Insurance.

  • Johnson-Bailey Wedding

    Jaime-Leigh Johnson and Austin Jerel Bailey were married at 2 p.m. Dec. 7, 2013, at Oak Hill Baptist Church in Lancaster by the Rev. Cliff Henson.
    The bride is the daughter of Rex and Lori Johnson of Lancaster. She is the granddaughter of Dalton and Mary Miller, and Eloise Johnson, all of Lancaster, and the late Henry Johnson. She is the great-granddaughter of Mary T. Miller of Lancaster.

  • Mahoney-Boyer Wedding

    Elizabeth Bree Land Mahoney and Lt.j.g. David George Boyer were married March 15, 2014, at St. John’s United Methodist Church in Aiken.
    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mark J. Mahoney of Aiken. She is the granddaughter of Mary Jo Wilson and Jean Mahoney, both of Aiken. She is a 2009 graduate of Aiken High School and a graduate of the University of South Carolina Honors College with a degree in public relations. She works for the Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce.

  • Jaillette-Couch Engagement

    Roy and Robyn B. Small and W. Keith and Jennifer O. Jaillette announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Carol Jaillette, to Brandon Neil Couch, all of Lancaster.
    The wedding is planned for 5:30 p.m. April 12, 2014, at First United Methodist Church.