Lula Queen Martin Cooper

1925 Lula Queen “Queenie” Martin Cooper was born in 1925 in Horry County, South Carolina, a daughter of Walter Martin and Lula Mishoe Martin. 1946 On September 29, 1946, Mrs. Barney Cooper was listed in the newspaper article “Columbia Commercial College Activities.” 1978 ELGIN – Mrs. Lula Queen Martin Cooper, 53, wife of Barnie B. Cooper, died Friday, November 24, 1978 at her home. Born in Horry County, … Continue reading Lula Queen Martin Cooper

Mattie Pearl Paschal Goff

1902 Mattie Pearl Paschal Goff was born April 20, 1902 in Blaney, South Carolina, a daughter of C. M. Paschal and Mary Adlee Hodge Paschal. 1966 On September 22, 1966, Mrs. Pearl Goff was listed as a living sister in the obituary of Willard V. Paschal. 1978 Mrs. Anderson D. Goff, 76, of Rt. 3, Elgin, died last night, November 23, 1978 in Richland Memorial … Continue reading Mattie Pearl Paschal Goff

Elgin Catfish Stomp Set Saturday Dec. 2

ELGIN – Some 600 gallons of catfish stew will be simmering for the 3rd annual Elgin Catfish Stomp on Saturday, Dec. 2 in this Kershaw County town. An 11 a.m. Christmas parade will begin day-long activities that includes the first Catfish Stomp Run along with arts and crafts and band competition. The 6.2 mile, 10,000 meter run begins at 12:15 p.m. in front of Blaney … Continue reading Elgin Catfish Stomp Set Saturday Dec. 2

Wheels Turn For Annual Elgin Catfish Stomp

ELGIN – Wheels are turning for the third annual Elgin Catfish Stomp, scheduled for Dec. 2. Several new additions are planned for the day, which will include an 11 a.m. Christmas parade and the noon serving of the famous catfish stew. The Catfish Stomp will be held at 12:15 p.m., beginning in front of Blaney Elementary School. This 6.2-mile (10,000 meter) event will be run … Continue reading Wheels Turn For Annual Elgin Catfish Stomp