Douglas “Buck” McArthur Watts

1942 Douglas “Buck” McArthur Watts was born on March 4, 1942 in Blaney, he was a son of the late Robert Owens Watts and Martha Mae Rabon Watts. 1985 On March 3, 1985, Buck Watts was mentioned as a living son in the obituary of Mrs. Robert O. Watts. 1990 Douglas “Buck” McArthur Watts, 48, of Elgin died Monday, August 27, 1990. Born in Blaney, … Continue reading Douglas “Buck” McArthur Watts

Kershaw County Schools

Blaney Elementary SchoolPrincipal: Rose SheheenAddress: 1621 Smyrna Road, ElginPhone: 438-3241Grades: K-4 through 5Time: 8 a.m. to 2:40 p.m. Lugoff Elementary SchoolPrincipal: James Ann LynchAddress: 944 Ridgeway RoadPhone: 438-9212As of Sept. 13, 438-8000Grades: K-5Time: 7:55 a.m. to 2:25 p.m. Lugoff-Elgin Middle SchoolPrincipal: Larry PatrickAddress: 424 Wildwood LanePhone: 438-3591Grades: 6-8Time: 8 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Lugoff-Elgin High SchoolPrincipal: Willie MickleAddress: Highway 1Phone: 438-3481Grades: 9-12Time: 7:55 a.m. to … Continue reading Kershaw County Schools


By Tanya R. FoggStaff Writer Kershaw County schools are implementing the program, Tactics, to emphasize higher-order thinking as part of the 1989 Target 2000 legislation for education reform into the next decade. Problem-solving, synthesis and analysis are among the areas of emphasis in the program. Teachers will be trained to ask students questions that go beyond normal rote activities like reciting the alphabet or the … Continue reading PROGRAM STRESSES PROBLEM-SOLVING