RICHLAND 2 BUILDING UP: Polo Road and Sandlapper Elementary Schools will open this fall to accommodate the growing student enrollment in Richland 2. The schools, each $15 million, were built with funds from the $175 million in construction borrowing for new schools voters approved in 2004. Both Sandlapper, lat 1001 Longtown Road, and Polo Road, at 1250 Polo Road, were built to accommodate 705 students. … Continue reading DISTRICT NEWS: PEOPLE, PROGRAMS, POLICIES

Carroll – Atkinson

Lauren Dyanne Atkinson and Jacob William Carroll, both of Columbia, were married July 15, 2006, at Blaney Baptist Church. The Rev. Ralph Medlock performed the 4 p.m. ceremony. A reception followed at the church. The bride, daughter of Mrs. Deborah Allen Atkinson and Mr. Bernd Atkinson, is the granddaughter of Mrs. Lucie Allen and Mr. Robert Allen. She is employed with Long Term Care. The … Continue reading Carroll – Atkinson