Category: Community

Local Schools Earn Palmetto Silver Awards

Lake View Elementary School, Stewart Heights Elementary School, and Latta Elementary School have all won Palmetto Silver Awards for general performance, according to the S.C. Department of Education.

Dixie Youth Baseball Provides Scholarships

From the very beginning, the leaders of Dixie Youth Baseball knew they wanted to develop a college scholarship program that would help former players obtain a college education.

Locklair Recognized As Ambassador For Economic Development

Debbie Locklair was honored as an Ambassador for Economic Development by the Department of Commerce and legislative leaders as part of South Carolina’s 20th Annual Industry Appreciation Week.

Criterion Club’s Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration Held

The Criterion Club held its annual Breakfast Birthday Celebration highlighting the National Theme “We Are….Better Together” in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Saturday, January 15, 2011 at 10:00 a.m.

Perdue Holds Grand Opening For New Wellness Center

Perdue Farms Inc.-Dillon held the grand opening for their new wellness center on Tuesday.

Wild Game Banquet Held

On Saturday, January 22, at 5:00 p.m., Mount Calvary Baptist Church hosted its 5th Annual Wild Game Banquet with the largest crowd ever as the parking lot overflowed.

Yellow Jessamine Garden Club Meets

The Yellow Jessamine Garden Club met at the lovely home of Mrs. Frances Tyler of Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at 6:30 p.m.

Pyerian Baptist Church Burns Note Nearly Nine Years Early

January 9th, 2011 will be remembered as a special day in the history of Pyerian Baptist Church of Floyd Dale community.

Criterion Club Celebrates 65 Years In The Community

On Sunday, December 12, 2010, The Criterion Club along with many well-wishers celebrated sixty five years of organization.

God’s Word Shines: What’s Your Problem?

James 1:2
2-Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials,
What do you think when you read this verse in James? It’s like saying, “Since you all have problems, be happy?” Sounds sort of crazy doesn’t it. But look at the rest of the phrase.