B-C Students Compete for FHA Posts

Two members of the Brookland-Cayce chapter of the Future Homemakers of America will compete for the office of the vice president of the state organization when the district meeting is held at B-C High School on Saturday. Running for the state office are Grace Reddick and Shelly Bedell. “Your Future with Home Economics” will be the theme of the annual District III FHA one-day convention … Continue reading B-C Students Compete for FHA Posts

Samuel Lee “Sam” Shannon

1898 Samuel Lee “Sam” Shannon was born on 17 Apr 1898 in Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of Samuel Lee Shannon and Alice Atkinson Shannon. His Social Security Number was 249-26-9722.  1900 Samuel Shannon was counted in the census on 11 Jun 1900 in Richland, South Carolina, USA, as a 2-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father Samuel Shannon; … Continue reading Samuel Lee “Sam” Shannon

Lawrence Eugene Motley

1903 Lawrence Eugene Motley was born on 06 May 1903 in South Carolina, USA as the first child of Talley William Motley and Minnie Rose Motley. 1910 Laurens Mutley was counted in the census on 15 Apr 1910 in Richland, South Carolina, USA, as a 6-year-old, male, white, single, son. Also in the home was his father, Tulley W. Mutley; his mother, Minnie Mutley; and … Continue reading Lawrence Eugene Motley

Blaney Sunrise Service Planned

The Blaney Community Sunrise Service will be held on Blaney School grounds at 6 o’clock Easter Sunday morning. The Youth Choir and the Community Choir, made up of members of cooperating churches, will render special music for the occasion. The speaker will be the Rev. H. P. Robinson, Superintendent of the South Carolina Conferences of Pentecostal Holiness Churches. Continue reading Blaney Sunrise Service Planned

Glenn Albert Dowey

1896 Glenn Albert Dowey was born on 17 Nov 1896 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of Chareles Preston Dowey and Mattie Hinson Dowey. 1900 Glenn Dowers was counted in the census on 27 Jun 1900 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 4-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, Charley Dowers; his mother, Mattie Dowers; and … Continue reading Glenn Albert Dowey

Jurors Named For Federal Court at Aiken

Forty-five jurors to serve during a week of federal district court in Aiken to begin April 11 have been named. Serving on the panel are: Miles Dawson Touchberry, Pinewood; Paul E. Hair, Columbia; J. Oscar Kennedy, Sumter; William L. Boyd III, Columbia; C. C. Alexander, Batesburg; Marion L. Evans, Columbia; Mrs. Mary Rabon Hudson, Blaney; Francis Marion Wannamaker, St. Matthews; George Durban, Aiken; T. Parker Davis, … Continue reading Jurors Named For Federal Court at Aiken

Cassatt Youth Takes Kershaw Spelling Event

CAMDEN – Thomas McCaskill an eighth grade pupil at Midway School in Kershaw County’s 1960 spelling champion. The 13-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. T. C. McCaskill of Cassatt, took first place in the county contest, held here, and will represent the county in the state contest at Anderson this spring. Vicky Pitts of Camden Junior High School took second honors, while Margie Herring of … Continue reading Cassatt Youth Takes Kershaw Spelling Event