Students in Toyna Seay’s fourth-grade class at Blaney Elementary won the Field Day tug-of-war competition. There also were water games, bouncer to play on and test of agility and strength. Here, back of line to front, Shaylyn Anderson, Kaitlyn Fuller, Jamie Stroud, John-Paul Watson, Samantha Cacace, Devin Reeder and Seay.
Blaney Elementary fourth- and fifth-graders donned straw hats and ended the year with a hoedown. Led by principal Lisa Carter and curriculum coach Frank Miller, students learned the Virginia reel. Later families gathered for picnics on the grounds.
Highway Church in Elgin recently honored it graduates. Here, back row; Alan Turbyfill, Abdul Roberts, and Nik Laney, all of Lugoff-Elgin High School; middle row; Pastor Paul Miles, Kathryn Kaiser and Megan Giordano Goff of Francis Marion University, Heater Hutto, A. C. Flora High, and Brandon Goff, youth pastor; front row; Colby Miles, Blaney Elementary, Natalie Stone and Hailey Wooten, Doby’s Mill Elementary. Not pictured are Marianne Brown of USC, and Kindergartners Jenna Broach and Chandler Miles.