Features https://www.thelancasternews.com/features/todaysfeatures en Coming Events https://www.thelancasternews.com/content/coming-events <p class="rtecenter"> <strong>Week Ahead</strong></p> <p> <strong>I Have a Dream Parade set Jan. 19</strong></p> <p> The sixth-annual I Have a Dream Parade is scheduled for 3 p.m. Jan. 19, beginning at Barr Street School, 610 E. Meeting St., Lancaster, instead of its past starting location at Lancaster High School. The parade will follow a route along Ferguson, Gay and Main streets, before turning onto Meeting Street, and back to Barr Street School.&nbsp;</p> Church News https://www.thelancasternews.com/content/church-news <p class="rtecenter"> <strong>Week Ahead</strong></p> <p> <strong>Baptist History Conference</strong></p> <p> Faith Baptist Church of Lancaster, 4695 J.B. Denton Road, will host a Baptist History Conference at 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Jan. 20 and at 7 p.m. Jan. 21-23. Evangelist Dr. Ted Alexander will speak. For details, call (803) 286-5444.</p> <p> <strong>Pastor appreciation at St. Paul Baptist</strong></p> News Briefs https://www.thelancasternews.com/content/news-briefs <p> <strong>City, county offices holiday closures</strong></p> <p> Lancaster city and county offices will be closed on Jan. 21 in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Both offices will resume normal business hours on Jan. 22. Emergency services, such as fire, police and EMS, will operate normal hours on the holiday.</p> <p> <strong>LCCA Board of Directors meeting</strong></p> Huddle up with IL’s FCA https://www.thelancasternews.com/content/huddle-il%E2%80%99s-fca <img src="https://www.thelancasternews.com/sites/www.thelancasternews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/statp_ilhs_2018color.jpg" alt="The Indian Land Middle School FCA huddle meets at the flagpole in the horseshoe to pray that day, too." title="The Indian Land Middle School FCA huddle meets at the flagpole in the horseshoe to pray that day, too." align="left" hspace="6" width="97" height="85" /><p> <strong>Denyse Clark</strong><br /> <em>For The Lancaster News</em><br /> The Indian Land community now has an official Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) chapter.&nbsp;<br /> Pastor Michael Davis, Indian Land FCA staff member and a special education teacher at Indian Land Elementary School, said the FCA gets students together to develop leadership skills and also help them to go out and get disciples for Christ.<br /> Despite its name, the organization is not just limited to student athletes. All students are welcome to join the group.<br /> Robertson anniversary https://www.thelancasternews.com/content/robertson-anniversary <img src="https://www.thelancasternews.com/sites/www.thelancasternews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/robertsons_color.jpg" alt="Preston and Ruth Ann Gainey Robertson" title="Preston and Ruth Ann Gainey Robertson" align="left" hspace="6" width="63" height="85" /><p> Preston Robertson and Ruth Ann Gainey Robertson celebrate their 50th anniversary today. Preston and Ann were married Sept. 21, 1968.&nbsp;</p> <p> The Robertsons have two sons, Jeff Stewart and his wife, Bobbie Jo, of Pawley&rsquo;s Island, and Scott Robertson and his wife, Sherry, of Lancaster; two grandchildren, Ashley and Christopher; one great-grandchild, Carson; and another one due in November.&nbsp;</p> <p> They still love each other just as much as they did when they said, &ldquo;I do,&rdquo; and are so proud of their children and grandchildren.&nbsp;</p> Vincent Anniversary https://www.thelancasternews.com/content/vincent-anniversary <img src="https://www.thelancasternews.com/sites/www.thelancasternews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/vincent_anniversary_color.jpg" alt="Jackie and Kay Vincent " title="Jackie and Kay Vincent " align="left" hspace="6" width="63" height="85" /><p> Jackie and Kay Hinson Vincent celebrated their 50th anniversary on Aug. 10, 2018.&nbsp;</p> <p> They were married Aug. 10, 1968, in Kershaw.&nbsp;</p> <p> A party was given in their honor by their sons and family members, and they celebrated with their family and siblings for a week at Edisto Beach.&nbsp;</p> <p> The Vincents have two sons, Daniel Vincent and his wife, Kendra, of Westminster, and Patrick Vincent and his wife, Jana, of Kershaw; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.&nbsp;</p> Thorne-Glover Engagement https://www.thelancasternews.com/content/thorne-glover-engagement <img src="https://www.thelancasternews.com/sites/www.thelancasternews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/thorne_glover_engagement_bw.jpg" alt="Gabriel Glover and Kaylen Thorne" title="Gabriel Glover and Kaylen Thorne" align="left" hspace="6" width="55" height="85" /><p> Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Thorne announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaylen Nicole Thorne, to Gabriel Neal Glover, all of Lancaster.</p> <p> The wedding is planned for 4 p.m. Oct. 13, 2018, at The Bottle Factory in Monroe, N.C.</p> <p> Miss Thorne is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Baxley of Lancaster and Ms. Betty Thorne of Great Falls. She is a 2013 graduate of Lancaster High School and a 2018 graduate of Anderson University with a bachelor of science in nursing. She is a registered nurse at Lexington Medical Center.</p> Davenport wedding https://www.thelancasternews.com/content/davenport-wedding <img src="https://www.thelancasternews.com/sites/www.thelancasternews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/davenport_wedding_color.jpg" alt="Jill Hammond and Paul Davenport" title="Jill Hammond and Paul Davenport" align="left" hspace="6" width="58" height="85" /><p> Jill Elizabeth Hammond of Rock Hill and Benjamin Paul Davenport of Charlotte were married July 17, 2018, in Rock Hill.</p> <p> The bride is the daughter of Paul and Doris Hammond of Lancaster.&nbsp;</p> <p> The groom is the son of Alison McCall of Greenville, and Neal and Cheri Davenport of Charlotte.&nbsp;</p>