Christine “Mittie” Crumpton Wiedemann

1932 Christine “Mittie” Crumpton Wiedemann was born November 11, 1932 in Kershaw County, South Carolina, the daughter of John Jabez Crumpton and Mattie Atkerson Crumpton 1950 On November 5, 1950, Christine Crumpton was listed in the newspaper article “Blaney School Annual Staff Is Selected.” 2000 On January 19, 2000, Christine Wiedemann was listed as the living sister in the obituary of Samuel L. Crumpton. 2010 … Continue reading Christine “Mittie” Crumpton Wiedemann

James Wilson Beasley

2012 James Wilson Beasley CHAPIN – Surrounded by family at home, our beloved Jim passed into the arms of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on March 21, 2012. Funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 25, 2012, at Chapin Presbyterian Church officiated by the Rev. Tim Hanley and Rev. Philip Blankenship. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 2:30 … Continue reading James Wilson Beasley

Odell Harris Jr

NOTICES Odell Harris Jr., of Elgin, died Sunday. Plans will be announced by Nelson’s Funeral Home, Ridgeway. Odell Harris Jr. ELGIN – Funeral service for Mr. Odell Harris Jr. 53, of Elgin, South Carolina, will be held Saturday, March 24, 2012, 3:00 p.m. in the Nelson’s Funeral Home chapel, 270 N. Dogwood Ave., Ridgeway, South Carolina. Interment will follow in Cooper Chapel Church Cemetery, Elgin, South Carolina. … Continue reading Odell Harris Jr

Richard Paul “Ricky” Taylor

1989 Richard Paul “Ricky” Taylor was born January 30, 1989 in Columbia, South Carolina, a son of Richard Waitus Taylor and Kimberly Lynn Fincher Taylor. 2012 Obituary of Ricky Taylor LUGOFF – A memorial service for Richard Paul “Ricky” Taylor, 23, will be held Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at 4:00 pm at El-Bethel Faith Community Church. The Rev. Joe Stines will officiate. The family will … Continue reading Richard Paul “Ricky” Taylor

Palmetto Citizens Federal Credit Union

Achieve Your Potential As the proud sponsor of today’s Teacher Recognition Breakfast, Palmetto Citizens would like to congratulate all of the Teachers of the Year and recognize their outstanding accomplishments in educating our community’s young people. DISTRICT TEACHERS OF THE YEAR LISA ROSELexington District OneWhite Knoll High PHILLIP RABON, IILexington District TwoPair Education Center KATHY TAYLORLexington District ThreeBatesburg-Leesville Primary KURT WYNDHAMLexington District FourSwansea High ELIZABETH … Continue reading Palmetto Citizens Federal Credit Union


Let the people decide presidential election I would like to see the way we pick our president change. Instead of about five states deciding who our next president will be, how about each state having one electoral vote and the candidate who receives the most votes from that state would get that state’s electoral vote? The candidate carrying the most states would be the winner. … Continue reading LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Alice Vaudearie Rodgers Melton Anderson

1928 Alice Vaudearie Rodgers was born on 09 Oct 1928 in Mount Pisgah, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of Emory Singleton Rodgers and Annie Mae Deese Rodgers. 1930 Vaidesall Rodgers was counted in the census on 09 Apr 1930 in Buffalo, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 1-year-old, female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father Emory Rodgers; and her mother, … Continue reading Alice Vaudearie Rodgers Melton Anderson