The race to fill the soon-to-be-empty seat of South Carolina Superintendent of Education Dr. Mick Zais is among the most watched in the state this year.
Not only will the winner replace one of the most polarizing state school superintendents in recent memory, Zais’ elected successor will also oversee initiatives begun under his watch, most notably the reworking of the state’s curriculum and its accountability system.
I have been collecting information about Heath Springs football since the school closed in 1969 up to the present day. I have interviewed players from every team from 1949 through 1968 and I played for coaches Calvin “Pap” McCaw and Sidney Max Cauthen.
I thought it would be an unique opportunity to hear from an opposing coach from the 1950s who played against Heath Springs.
In the wake of the Ebola crisis in West Africa, Bishop Edward Kofi of the African Christian Fellowship International Ministry of Lancaster, with help from local churches, sent 50,000 pounds of donated food and other medical supplies to Liberia on Monday, Oct. 6.