Today's News

  • Caps, gowns and the community’s cheers

    Lancaster County seniors and adult education students will celebrate completing their secondary educations on May 24 and 26.

    If you plan to attend commencement exercises around the county, here are graduation schedules for Lancaster County School District high schools and adult education and Carolina Christian Academy.

    Adult education

  • Roberts-Hinson Engagement

    Ronnie Lee and Shannon Roberts announce the engagement of their daughter, Tori Lee Roberts, all of Kershaw, to Austin Nicholas Hinson of Heath Springs.

    The wedding is planned for 3:30 p.m. June 3 at Mepkin Abbey Garden in Moncks Corner.

  • Scott-May Engagement

    Dennis and Donna White Bailey announce the engagement of their daughter, Gloria “Gigi” Scott, all of Lancaster, to Rudolph “Rudy” May, of Charlotte.

    The wedding is planned for 3 p.m. June 3 at Mount Nebo Baptist Church in Lancaster.

    Miss Scott is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd L. White II of Lancaster. She is a 2001 graduate of Lancaster High School and received her masters of education degree in school counseling in 2016. She is an educator.

  • Dadisman-Ferguson Engagement

    Jack and Mary Pat Dadisman of McDonough, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Bethany Ryan Dadisman, to Nicholas John Ferguson, both of Columbia.

    The wedding is planned for July 28 at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church.

  • McClellan-Possee Wedding

    Hannah Marie McClellan and Brian Walter Possee were married April 22, at S.C. Botanical Garden in Clemson by the Rev. Dan Batson.

    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Doug McClellan of Lancaster. She is the granddaughter of Sam Sain and the late Margaret Sain and the late Robert and Betty McClellan, all of Monroe, N.C. 

  • News Briefs

     City, county offices closed Memorial Day

    Lancaster city and county offices will be closed May 29  in observance of Memorial Day. Emergency services such as fire and police will operate as usual.

    County planning commission meets

    The Lancaster County Planning Commission meeting is 5 p.m. June 1 at the Lancaster County Administration Building, 101 N. Main St. 

    Library board to meet June 1

  • Coming Events

     Week Ahead

    Classic JOURNEY Live concert

    Classic JOURNEY Live will perform May 26 and 27 in USC Lancaster’s Bundy Auditorium, 476 Hubbard Drive. Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets are $20. For details or to purchase tickets, visit ClassicJOURNEYLive.com.

    Buford Massacre anniversary ceremony May 27

  • Church News

     Week Ahead

    Mobile food truck May 26

    The Christian Services mobile food truck will give away free food from 8:30-10:30 a.m. May 26 at Antioch Baptist Church, 3052 Taxahaw Road, Lancaster. 

  • AJ honors Volunteers stars

    KERSHAW – The “Big Orange Country” spotlight was on a host of Andrew Jackson High School sports stars at the annual AJ All-Sports banquet in the school’s auditorium Tuesday night.

    Volunteers’ senior stalwart Dalton “Tex” Haven led a parade of ace honorees during the evening.

  • Perry retiring as LHS softball coach

    Kim Perry, a solid constant with the Lancaster High School girls softball program, is hanging up her signature visor as the Lady Bruins’ coach.

    Perry, with the 2016-17 LHS season which saw the Lady Bruins win the Region III-AAAA championship, capture the Class AAAA District III crown and compete for the Class AAAA Upper State title, is retiring from coaching.