A funding stream originally set up to pay for county economic development projects may not be enough to help cover costs for a planned Heath Springs spec building, though county officials discussed potential alternatives Monday night, March 23.
Recently, there have been a couple of columns in The Lancaster News and Carolina Gateway regarding the county budgeting process.
Mainly those concerns have dealt with funding for public safety (specifically for the sheriff, solicitor and public defender’s offices) and the appropriations and expenditures of excess funds from the 2013-14 budget. The implication was that these funds should be used for adding additional staff to these departments. I will be the first to state that these departments are a very important core function of government.
KERSHAW – About 25 local business owners gathered at the Kershaw Recreation Center on Thursday, March 26, for a meeting sponsored by the Kershaw Chamber of Commerce to discuss revitalization plans to “spruce up” the downtown district.
Tim and Michelle Bowers announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Nicole Bowers, all of Heath Springs, to Jeffery Norris Sullivan of Kershaw.
The wedding is planned for 4 p.m. April 4, 2015, at New Hope Baptist Church in Lancaster.
Miss Bowers is the granddaughter of Gerald and Genie Bowers of Lancaster and the late Jesse and Imogene Catoe. She is a 2013 graduate of Bowers Homeschool Academy and earned a degree from the Therapeutic Massage Training Institute in 2015. She works at Black Stone Massage Studio.
John Lawson, author of “A New Voyage to Carolina” was the only son of Dr. John Lawson and his wife Isabella Love. He longed to be a member of the Royal Society in London, which was dedicated to the pursuit and advancement of scientific methods of developing and verifying knowledge in the natural sciences.