When Elgin Police Chief Harold Brown mentioned gangs back in the early 1990s, residents thought he was talking nonsense. With few residents and businesses, the sleepy, rural town couldn’t be a den of gang activity, people surmised. The chief said the community considered it an urban phenomenon. “They accused us of crying wolf,” he said, sitting up in a chair inside the tiny Elgin Town … Continue reading KERSHAW COUNTY TRIES TO STEM GANG ACTIVITY

James Grisby McLendon Sr

1929 James Grisby McLendon Sr was born on 21 Mar 1929 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of George Tillman McLendon and Ola Rosa Watts McLendon. 1930 James G Mclendan was counted in the census on 03 May 1930 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 1-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, Tillman Mclendan; his mother, … Continue reading James Grisby McLendon Sr