Today's Features

  • Week Ahead

    Barr Street High Class of 1965 meets

    The Barr Street High Class of 1965 will have a business meeting at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 11 at Pleasant Ridge Presbyterian Church, 912 Clinton Ave. Ext., Lancaster. For details, call (803) 285-1856. 

    HOPE in Lancaster annual meeting, drop-in

    HOPE in Lancaster Inc. will host its annual meeting and drop-in event from 5:30-7 p.m. Nov. 12 at Lancaster Bowling Center, 1352 

  • Week Ahead

    Veterans Day and pastoral anniversary celebration

    United Bible Way Church of Lancaster, 2746 Great Falls Highway, will celebrate Veterans Day and the 26th pastoral anniversary of Pastor Kenny W. Rose at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 11.  

    Bright Light Baptist veterans’ service 

    Bright Light Baptist Church, 4469 Kershaw Camden Highway, Heath Springs, will host recognition of veterans and worship service at 10:45 a.m. Nov. 11.

  • Lancaster NAACP elections

    The Lancaster unit of NAACP will host an election for officers and executive members from noon – 4 p.m. Nov. 11 at The Living Word Church, 117 S. Market St. Only NAACP members are eligible to vote. For details, call (803) 283-3863.

    Kershaw leaf collection

  • Preston Robertson and Ruth Ann Gainey Robertson celebrate their 50th anniversary today. Preston and Ann were married Sept. 21, 1968. 

    The Robertsons have two sons, Jeff Stewart and his wife, Bobbie Jo, of Pawley’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. 

    They still love each other just as much as they did when they said, “I do,” and are so proud of their children and grandchildren. 

  • Jackie and Kay Hinson Vincent celebrated their 50th anniversary on Aug. 10, 2018. 

    They were married Aug. 10, 1968, in Kershaw. 

    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. 

    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. 

  • Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Thorne announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaylen Nicole Thorne, to Gabriel Neal Glover, all of Lancaster.

    The wedding is planned for 4 p.m. Oct. 13, 2018, at The Bottle Factory in Monroe, N.C.

    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.

  • Jill Elizabeth Hammond of Rock Hill and Benjamin Paul Davenport of Charlotte were married July 17, 2018, in Rock Hill.

    The bride is the daughter of Paul and Doris Hammond of Lancaster. 

    The groom is the son of Alison McCall of Greenville, and Neal and Cheri Davenport of Charlotte. 

  • The Rev. and Mrs. Charles Phillips of Lancaster announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Phillips, to Wylie Simpson, both of Rock Hill.

    The wedding is planned for 5 p.m. Sept. 8, 2018, at Simpsonville United Methodist Church.

    Miss Phillips is a 2015 graduate of Winthrop University with a master’s degree in English. She is a communications coordinator at York Technical College.

  • Jason and Sharon Moser of Heath Springs announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelsi Moser, to Donovan Lang, both of Lancaster.

    The wedding is planned for 4:30 p.m. Feb. 23, 2019, at Events at Manchester in Rock Hill.

    Miss Moser is a 2013 graduate of Buford High School and a 2017 graduate of the University of South Carolina in Columbia with a bachelor of science in electrical engineering. She is an application engineer at R.E. Mason in Charlotte.

  • David and Susan Hagins announce the engagement of their daughter, Sadie Olivia Hagins, to Joshua Reid Ferguson, both of Lancaster.

    The wedding is planned for 7 p.m. Nov. 2, 2018, at St. Luke United Methodist Church in Lancaster.