Today's Features

  • Week Ahead

    Lancaster Christmas Parade  

    Lancaster’s Christmas parade will be held at 6 p.m. Dec. 8 on Main Street. The theme this year is “A Sweet Candy Christmas.” For details, call (803) 286-1145.

    Heath Springs for the Holidays

  • Week Ahead

    Mime and musical program Dec. 8

    Abundant Harvest Ring of Fire Ministries, 1949 Great Falls Highway, Lancaster, will host a mime and musical program at 6 p.m. Dec. 8.

    Men’s choir anniversary

    Rock Hill Baptist Church, 3850 Stoneboro Road, Lancaster, will celebrate the men’s choir 22nd anniversary at 2 p.m. Dec. 9. For details, call (803) 230-3868.

    First Kershaw MBC pastoral anniversary

  • County council workshop Dec. 10

    The Lancaster County Council will meet for a workshop at 4 p.m. Dec. 10 in the conference room at the Public Safety Communications Office, 1941 Pageland Highway, Lancaster. 

    County council meets Dec. 10

    Lancaster County Council meets at 6 p.m. Dec. 10 in council chambers at the County Administration Building, 101 N. Main St., Lancaster. 

    I&R committee meets Dec. 11

  • 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.