Today's News

  • Teamwork's crucial in Partner's for Youth win

    Teamwork was the key for the winning foursome in the 22nd annual Crenshaw Oil Company Partners for Youth golf tournament Friday, April 26 at the Lancaster Golf Club.

    The winning team of Roy Watkins, Bob Norwood, Bond Isacson and Jeff Tirpack combined for a 50.625 – 57 gross – to top a 136-player field.

  • Lady Jackets win, unbeaten in district play



    The Buford High softball team, which had dropped seven straight losses to county and Region IV-AA foe Andrew Jackson, picked the right time to turn the tables on the host Lady Volunteers.

  • Volunteers in driver’s seat



    The road to the Class AA District III baseball championship will run through the Andrew Jackson High School baseball field.

  • Henwood-Harris Wedding

    Lisa Henwood of Concord, N.C., and Derik Harris of Charlotte were married Feb. 23, 2013, at The Park Church in Charlotte by the Rev. Dr. Major McGuire.
    The bride is the daughter of Gordon Henwood Sr. of New Jersey and Lystra Funderburk of Charlotte. She is a graduate of North Brunswick High School in New Jersey and attended North Carolina Central University in Durham, N.C. She is a salon co-owner and stylist.

  • Sinclair-Griffin Wedding

    Stephanie Lauren Sinclair and Michael Kevin Griffin were married Oct. 13, 2012, at the Baker Conference Center in Kershaw,
    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Larry Moss and Larry Sinclair, all of Lancaster. She is the granddaughter of Austine Moss of Henderson, N.C., and the late Harvey Moss, the late Mr. and Mrs. Odell Player and the late Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Sinclair. She is a 2000 graduate of Lancaster High School and works for Barnett-Honeycutt Pharmacy in Lancaster as a pharmacy technician.

  • Porter-Ford Wedding

    Victoria Lynn Porter and William Glenn Ford, both of Surfside Beach, were married March 23, 2013, at The Coker Ranch by the Rev. Jim Elder.
    The bride is the daughter of Jack Blankenship of Ohio and Marcia Rogers of Waxhaw, N.C. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Rogers of Charleston and Mr. and Mrs. Merrell Blankenship of Ohio. She is a 2012 graduate of Midlands Technical College with an associate’s degree in public service (paralegal) and health science. She is the bookkeeper/legal assistant for the Neill Law Firm.

  • Faulkenberrys celebrate 75 years

    Jones Allen and Evelyn Bailey Faulkenberry celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary on April 7, 2013.
    A reception in their honor was given by their children at the home of Haskell and Sandi Faulkenberry.
    The Faulkenberrys were married April 2, 1938, in Camden.

  • Garrisons celebrate 50 years

    George W. Sr. and Suellen Shaw Garrison of Lancaster celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 27, 2013.
    They were married April 27, 1963, at South Bellaire United Methodist Church in Bellaire, Ohio.
    Their children gave them a weekend trip to Bryson City, N.C., which included a bed and breakfast stay and a train ride on the Nantahala Gorge Train.
    The couple has four children, George Garrison Jr., Linsly Dale, Tami Sue Parham and Keith Garrison. They have ten grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

  • Broome-Patterson Engagement

    Larry and Teresa Broome of Kershaw announce the engagement of their daughter, Tara Ann Broome of Lancaster, to Kenneth Leo Patterson of Wesley Chapel, N.C.
    The wedding is planned for 3 p.m. June 22, 2013, at Buffalo Baptist Church.

  • Davis-Sims Engagement

    Tommy and Kathleen Davis of Wimberly, Texas, and Lenny and Cindy Moore of Franklin, Texas, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaycee Linn Davis, to Michael Drew Sims of Lancaster.
    The wedding is planned for May 11, 2013, at The Corley Mill House and Gardens in Lexington.
    Miss Davis is the granddaughter of Lee and Sharon Davis of College Station, Texas, and Vernon and Doris Hartsfield of Hearne, Texas. She is a graduate of Franklin High School and is studying radiology at Midlands Technical College in Columbia. She works for FedEx.