In response to Christine Taylor’s letter from Friday, the Israelites actually wandered the desert for 40 years, not 40 days and 40 nights.
That was the length of time that Noah, his family and the animals spent on the ark.
I attended a meet-the-candidate event for Ralph Norman at Craig Farm on Monday night. I have to say I was impressed. If you liked Mick Mulvaney, Mr. Norman is as close to him as I have seen. Therefore, he has my support.
KERSHAW – The Haile Gold Mine Playground at Stevens Park has been closed until further notice after repeated inspections deemed it as unsafe.
“It was recommended that we close it, and I closed it,” Kershaw Administrator Mitch Lucas said at a special called meeting of the town council Monday night. “We have $115,000 out there that can’t be used right now.”
Terri Ledbetter loved music and she loved her friends at the Chester-Lancaster Board of Disabilities and Special Needs (CLDSN). Nearly two years ago, she died unexpectedly at age 43.
For the past 18 months, her family and friends have been raising money to build a covered, handicap-accessible picnic shelter at the CLDSN workshop where her friends can enjoy fresh air, music and a little freedom.
A cell phone seized in the arrest of a Fort Mill robbery suspect has tied him to the robbery of a Lancaster Papa John’s Pizza delivery driver in November.
Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Doug Barfield said as a result of the seizure, sheriff’s office investigators obtained warrants charging Eric Neal Patton, 32, of Fort Mill, with armed robbery and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.
Francis Gary Powers Jr. will speak at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 13, at the Lodge at Sun City Carolina Lakes about the downing of his father’s U-2 spy plane while flying over the Soviet Union.
In 1960, U.S. Air Force pilot Francis Gary Powers Sr. was flying a U-2 spy plane over the Soviet Union when he was shot down and captured. The incident was a major Cold War event.
In his book, Powers documented the true story of his father’s capture and the subsequent diplomatic efforts to get him released.
The Lancaster County school board recently announced its three finalists for the position of superintendent.
In the 19 years that I have been back home, I have been observant, passionate and sometimes critical of our current superintendent and members of our school board. I have been an active servant, willing not only to voice my concerns but to participate in the process of educational change.