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Museum to offer spring studio for young kids

on Tuesday, 20 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Arts & Culture, Local News

Looking for engaging activities for your child during spring break? Spring Studio is an exciting program for children ages 5-10 at the Florence County Museum. This four-day hands-on workshop will focus on spring-themed art projects and activities. The wor

Missionaries from Zambia to speak at First Baptist

on Tuesday, 20 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Faith, Local News

First Baptist Church will host Missionaries Ken and Karen Buckner on Sunday evening, Feb. 25, at 6 p.m. The Buckners are full time missionaries in the southern country of Zambia. They focus primarily on bush ministry through evangelism, church planting, p

Robbie Timms, Meggie Baker to samba for DFOFS

on Tuesday, 20 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Arts & Culture, Local News

By BRENDA HARRISON Editor of The News Journal Florence, S.C. Robbie Timms is banking on cashing in a win at this year’s Dancing For Our Future Stars competition on March 22 at the SiMT. He and dance partner Meggie Baker are perfecting their samba dance r

Lenten Lunch series begins at St. John’s

on Tuesday, 20 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Local News

St. John’s Church begins a Lenten Lunch series on Feb. 22, with guest speakers focused on Gospels 101: Finding Jesus through the four Gospels. The parish will host Holy Eucharist at 11 a.m. and lunch will begin at 11:45 p.m. The Teaching Series will follo

Library to present African American genealogy program

on Tuesday, 20 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Arts & Culture, Local News

The Florence County Library System will celebrate Black History Month with a free African-American genealogy program on Saturday, Feb. 24, at 11 a. m. Genealogy expert Wevonneda Minis will present “Digging Your Roots: Basic Research and Tips for Tracing

Meals on Wheels benefit set

on Tuesday, 20 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Local News

The Senior Citizens Association will host a barbecue benefit, March For Meals with Meals on Wheels, on Saturday, March 3. The march will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Barbecue plates may be picked up from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. at 600 Senior Way. The menu wil

Memorial service conducted for six who died homeless

on Tuesday, 20 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Local News

Six homeless individuals who lost their lives in the last two years while trying to survive on the streets in Florence were remembered at a memorial service on Feb. 14. The memorial service, “Hearts for the Homeless, A Day of Remembrance” was conducted at

String students perform at Carnegie Hall

on Tuesday, 20 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Local News

Five string students of Florence, chosen by the Honors Performance Series, performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City on Feb. 4 in orchestras with students from around the world. These students, Isabella Ouyang, Savannah Elgin, Nav Singh, Simran Singh, a

DO YOU REMEMBER?

on Tuesday, 20 February 2018. Posted in Good life, Do you Remember?

DO YOU REMEMBER?
AERIAL VIEW OF THE PEE DEE SANATORIUM FROM A 1938 PUBLICATION ABOUT FLORENCE

History program looks at potato chips

on Tuesday, 13 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Local News

TIMMONSVILLE – During Black History Month the Baker Memorial Library will host “Bet You Can’t Eat Just One!,” a celebration of the innovation and accomplishments of African-Americans. Sources credit African-American chef George Crum with creating the pota

Lenten midweek service

on Tuesday, 13 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Faith, Local News

Central United Methodist Church will begin observing the 40 days of Lent with two Ash Wednesday services at 12:30 and 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb.14. The 12:30 service will be led by Rev. Will Malambri. Lunch at $6 will be available in Spears Fellowship H

Santahatchie House to be dedicated

on Tuesday, 13 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Local News

On Sunday, Feb. 18, at 3 p.m. Central United Methodist Church will conduct a dedication service for the Santahatchie House built during the 2017 Santahatchie Mission Project in December. During the service, donors will hear about the project from one of t

McLeod Health goes red for Women’s Day

on Tuesday, 13 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Local News

McLeod Heart and Vascular physicians from around the region helped McLeod celebrate national Go Red for Women day on Feb. 2, a day established by the American Heart Association to raise awareness of the number one killer of women. More than 545 women atte

S.C. experiences first ‘sit-in’

on Tuesday, 13 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Local News

On Feb. 12, 1960, several African American students from Friendship Junior College in Rock Hill asked to be served lunch at the local McCrory’s and Woolworth’s. As was typical in the South, African Americans could shop in these stores but were forbidden t

League of Women Voters to host beer, tapas tasting

on Tuesday, 13 February 2018. Posted in Good life, News, Local News

The League of Women Voters of the Florence Area will play host to a beer and tapas tasting on Saturday, Feb. 17, at 6 p.m. at Seminar Brewing, 551 West Lucas Street. The menu for the organization’s annual fundraiser will feature a starter, main dishes and
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