This is in reply to Douglas Young’s letter, “How will incorporation protect Treetops?”
The short answer is that incorporation in and of itself cannot protect Van Wyck against TreeTops’ development. What incorporation can do is protect Van Wyck against the catastrophic effects of the unrestrained residential development that will follow TreeTops’ development.
Cities start small and grow by annexation. When all parties agree, annexation is a simple and easy process.
I haven’t written to the newspaper in several years. I enjoyed Kershaw resident Charles Ussery’s column about the Heath Springs High School’s football team during the 1950s. I wanted to let him know how much I liked the column, but I got busy and did not write anything.
The number of Lancaster County high school students taking Advanced Placement (AP) courses for college credit slipped slightly during the 2013-14 school year, but still reflects an upward trend in recent years.
South Carolina school districts have offered 11th- and 12th-grade students AP classes for college credit since 1984. The classes prepare students for national AP exams at the end of the school year.
KERSHAW – Romarco Minerals Inc., the parent company of the Haile Gold Mine, recently announced that the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control has issued a proposed Section 401 Water Quality Certification.
The permit is a prerequisite for the Haile Gold Mine application for a permit under the Clean Water Act for the Haile Gold Mine project.
The Lancaster High School swim team is looking to put the cap on a banner season as the Bruins compete in the Class AAA meet at the University of South Carolina’s Sol Blatt Natatorium on Saturday, Oct. 11 at 4 p.m.
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.