Louise Sims Goodwin

2007 Rev. Louise S. Goodwin HOPKINS — Funeral service for Reverend Louise S. Goodwin , 88, of 212 Masonry Circle will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Ladson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Zion Damascus #2 Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday, 4-9 p.m. at the funeral home. Reverend Goodwin died Friday, December 29, 2006, in Providence Hospital. Born in Blaney (Elgin), … Continue reading Louise Sims Goodwin

Eugene Steadman, Sr.

1919 Eugene Steadman, Sr. was born December 7, 1919 in Columbus, Georgia, the son of Andrew Steadman and Eugenia Harwell Smith. 1930 Census Information: According to the United States Census reported on April 17, 1930, Eugenia Steadman (29), rented a home in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, with her sons, Eugene Steadman (10), Andrew Steadman (8), Fred M Steadman (6), Charles Steadman (2) and William Steadman … Continue reading Eugene Steadman, Sr.

C & C Builders

Opening Doors For You C & C Builders of Columbia Wherever you want to be… We are there! RUSSELL & JEFFCOAT REALTORS INCORPORATED Great Partners. Great Communities. A – Magnolia ParkMagnolia Park LUGOFFBrick or Brick/ VinylPick A PlanLow Property TaxesModel Open Daily 1-6Lugoff – across from elementary school. Wildwood Lane & Hwy. 34Call Diane Nevitt 414-3945 B – Heath PondHeath Pond – Phase IVElgin & … Continue reading C & C Builders


Holiday listings: SAINT MARY’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH: Hispanic ministry presents “Las Posadas,” the reenactment of Mary and Joseph’s quest for lodging in Bethlehem, followed by a Christmas Mass and party in the fellowship hall. 6 tonight. 170 St. Andrews Road, Columbia. (803) 798-2776 WESTSIDE FIRST CHURCH OF GOD: Drivethrough Christmas pageant 6-8 p.m. today. 3508 Delree St., West Columbia. (803) 796-6475¬†BLANEY¬†BAPTIST CHURCH: Christmas Eve 11 a.m. … Continue reading MATTERS OF FAITH – NOTES

School News

KERSHAW COUNTY KERSHAW COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT has announced its list of Golden Apple winners. The program recognizes certified and support staff with gift bags from the Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce. APPLIED TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION CAMPUS: Marcia Geddings and Melissa Gainey, August: Larry Watkins and Chet Horton, September: Julie Putnam and Lisa Sweet, October; Lil Gaines and Mary Workman, November. BARON DeKALB ELEMENTARY: Darlene Platt and … Continue reading School News


HANUKKAH KATIE AND IRWIN KAHN JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER: Community Hanukkah Festival. Sponsored by the Jewish Family Service of the Columbia Jewish Federation and the Jewish Community Center. 5:30 tonight. Includes dinner, menorah lighting, games and music. $4 children, $6 adults, $25 family maximum. (803) 787-2023, ext. 219 STATE CAPITOL:Community menorah lighting with remarks by U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. 6 p.m. Sunday. Steps of the … Continue reading LIFE AND FAITH HOLIDAY EVENTS CALENDAR


RICHLAND 2 NORTH SPRINGS ELEMENTARY GWENDOLYN WASHINGTON,a fifthgrader at North Springs Elementary School, submitted a winning illustration for the 2007 Economics Concepts Calendar published by the S.C. Council on Economic Education. A student of Jan Rampey, Gwendolyn’s illustration was on producers and consumers. Winners receive a $50 savings bond. SPRING VALLEY HIGH SPRING VALLEY’S MATH TEAMrepresented South Carolina in the national i Test mathematics competition, … Continue reading SCHOOL NEWS

Judith J. Paciulan

CAMDEN – Funeral Mass for Judith J. Paciulan, 52, will be celebrated Tuesday, December 12, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. Farewell Prayers and Final Commendation will be in Quaker Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff. Memorials may be made to Walter M. Crow Animal Shelter. Ms. Paciulan died Saturday, December … Continue reading Judith J. Paciulan

Michael “Red” Belton

1953 Michael “Red” Belton was born April 3, 1953 in Blaney, South Carolina, son of Carroll Belton and Minnie T. Belton. 2006 ELGIN– Michael “Red” Belton died Tuesday, December 5, 2006. Funeral services for Michael Belton, 53, will be held Friday, December 8, 2006, at 1:00 p.m. at James Chapel AME Church with burial in the church cemetery. Collins Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge … Continue reading Michael “Red” Belton

Jo Anne Rice Reynolds

ELGIN – A memorial service for Jo Reynolds, 60, will be held Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff. Memorials may be made to Andrew Womack Ministries International, P.O. Box 3333, Colorado Springs, Colo. 80934-3333. Mrs. Reynolds died Tuesday, December 05, 2006. Born June 30, 1946 in Boise, Idaho, she was the daughter of Earl G. Rice and Janina P. Rice. She served … Continue reading Jo Anne Rice Reynolds