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CB Anderson honored as Citizen of the year

on Wednesday, 01 June 2016. Posted in News, Local News

The Florence Elks Lodge #1020 recognized “Citizen of the Year” Corbett “CB” Anderson on April 27. “CB” was chosen because of his tireless hours spent volunteering as executive director for the Veterans Resource Center located at Lighthouse Ministries.

NAACP presents candidates forum

on Wednesday, 01 June 2016. Posted in News, Local News

The Political Action Committee of the Florence Branch of the NAACP will present a candidates forum at Trinity Baptist Church on June 5 at 5 p.m. The forum will focus on the June 7 Special Election for City Council District 2 and the June 14 Primary. It

Special election set for June 7

on Wednesday, 01 June 2016. Posted in News, Local News

The Special Election for City Council District seat 2 will be held on June 7. This is the seat held by the late Ed Robinson. Candidates are Tyron Jones, Pat Gibson-Hye Moore, LaShonda NeSmith, Alexis Demetrious Pipkins Sr. and Gary A. Summerfield Jr.

Career Center names wing in honor of Evelyn Woodberry

on Wednesday, 01 June 2016. Posted in News, Local News

In an end-of-year special ceremony, the Florence One Board of Trustees honored retiring teaching veteran Evelyn Woodberry, whose educational influence has spanned 60 years, with the naming of the Florence Career Center’ business wing in her honor.

City’s ISO rating moves up to Class 1

on Wednesday, 01 June 2016. Posted in News, Local News

City’s ISO rating moves up to Class 1
The City of Florence announced on May 25 that the Insurance Services Office Inc. (ISO) has raised the City Fire Department’s Public Protection Classification (PPC) rating from a Class 2 to Class 1, the highest possible rating offered by ISO. The new class

FLT welcomes new executive director

on Wednesday, 01 June 2016. Posted in News, Local News

Greg Hambleton is the new executive director at The Florence Little Theatre. Along with 40 years experience in theatre administration and education, Hambleton brings with him enthusiasm, love and passion for everything about the theatre. He is also very

CAROLINIANS KICK OFF SUMMER TRAVEL WITH LOWEST GAS PRICES IN A DECADE

on Wednesday, 25 May 2016. Posted in News

AAA Carolinas projects an estimated 1,051,000 North Carolina and 485,400 South Carolina motorists will travel this Memorial Day weekend, the highest Memorial Day travel volume on record.

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Pee Dee Area Receives $2,000 Grant

on Wednesday, 25 May 2016. Posted in News, Local News

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Pee Dee Area Receives $2,000 Grant
Florence, SC – May 24, 2016 – Last week, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded Boys & Girls Clubs of the Pee Dee Area a $2,000 grant to support summer literacy. This local grant award is part of over $7.1 million in grants awarded to more than 9

Friday After Five

on Wednesday, 25 May 2016. Posted in News, Local News

The Florence Downtown Development Corporation, along with the City of Florence, hosts a free concert on S. Dargan Street between Evans and Cheves Streets in Historic Downtown Florence on the final Friday of each month. This month’s Friday After Five

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

on Wednesday, 25 May 2016. Posted in News, Local News

A meeting of the Florence area Parkinson’s Disease Support Group will be held Tuesday, June 14, between 5:30 and 6:30 pm at 121 E. Cedar Street, Florence. Laura Taylor, Aerobics Coordinator/Personal Trainer, Florence Family YMCA, will give a presentation

CERT training offered

on Tuesday, 24 May 2016. Posted in News, Local News

CERT training offered
Recognizing the need for the community to be better prepared in the case of a natural or manmade disaster, Florence County Emergency Management has developed a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program.

Statue at Carter Center to honor Dr. Beck

on Tuesday, 24 May 2016. Posted in News, Arts & Culture

Statue at Carter Center to honor Dr. Beck
Francis Marion University will celebrate the life of legendary Florence family physician and community activist Dr. Roswell Nathaniel Beck Sr. with a unique bronze statue on the public plaza in front of the new Luther F. Carter Center for Health Sciences

Flags to be placed at National Cemetery on Saturday

on Tuesday, 24 May 2016. Posted in News, Local News

Florence National Cemetery Flag Placement Day will be held on Saturday, May 28, at the Committal Shelter at 9:30 a.m. This Annual Flag Placement is fondly known as “Scouts Day.” Master of Ceremony and program coordinator is Robert “Jay” Holcombe, Unit

Pipkins seeking City Council seat 2

on Tuesday, 24 May 2016. Posted in News

Pipkins seeking City Council seat 2
Alexis D. Pipkins Sr. is seeking the Florence City Council District 2 seat in the special election to be held on Tuesday, June 7. “First, I recognize that Florence is on the transition for outstanding growth, and that there is a need to ensure that

Memorial Day program to be held at National Cemetery

on Tuesday, 24 May 2016. Posted in News, Local News

Florence National Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Program on May 30 at 10 a.m. to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice in service to our nation.
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