WHITMIRE — Competition heated up last week as Whitmire Community School students competed with each other to show off their impressive style. On “Merica Monday” students showed their patriotic side, dressing in red, white and blue.Tuesday consisted of princesses, dalmatians and even pigs for “Character Day.”For “Western Wednesday,” the cowgirls and cowboys dusted off their best boots and flannel shirts. Covering the decades form the 60’s to the 90’s, students “threw it back” for “Throwback Thursday.” Finally, on Friday, students went all out, sporting their Wolverine colors.
NEWBERRY — Not since it was the fun neighborhood pub Lucy and Earl’s has there been this much excitement at 1106 College St., the new 2,000-square-foot home of the Newberry Arts Center.The space has a fully equipped pottery studio in addition to flexible space that can be used for classes in other art mediums and gallery space. Pottery wheels, kilns and clay have been moved in and the final touches are being applied.Two pottery classes are being offered for a...
PROSPERITY — Wightman United Methodist Church succeeded in its goal to package 50,001 meals on Sept. 21 for their Stop Hunger Now meal packaging event.Every quarter donated to the project led to a meal. Stop Hunger Now has partners around the world and the meals are delivered to the desperately hungry.The church hosted a similar meal packaging event in 2013 and more than 30,000 meals were packaged during that event went to children in Haiti.The meals are...
Vincent is about two years old and is neutered, litter box trained and great with other animals. He is a very quiet boy that loves taking daily naps. He has been an inside cat since he was little. If you are looking to add a new addition to your family, please pay him a visit at the Newberry County animal shelter.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Thomas Burks of Columbia are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Alice Elizabeth of Columbia, to John Cottingham DuBose of Newberry. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. David Eugene DuBose of Newberry, S.C.The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Eugene Burks of Rockville, Md., and the late Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Leonard Wiles of Columbia, S.C. She is a graduate of Presbyterian College and is employed by Richland School Distri...
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Thomas Burks of Columbia are pleased...
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