The Francis Marion University women's basketball team learned Sunday night (March 6) that it has earned an at-large invitation to the NCAA Division II National Tournament, and that the Patriots will be the seventh seed in
The “Rasberry Road Trip” featuring the entire four member ensemble of the nationally syndicated radio morning program, “The Kidd Kraddick Morning Show,” including Florence native, Kellie Rasberry, makes final stop in Florence, SC!
The residents of Brookdale Florence celebrated Valentine’s Day with family night and a Valentine’s ball fit for a king or queen. The event included a meal, a night of dancing, entertainment by an Elvis impersonator, and the presentation of the royal court
A parents conference, “What Every Parent Should Know,” will be presented on Wednesday, March 16, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the Dr. Frank B. Lee Nursing Building at Francis Marion University. The cost is $20 per person.
City Councilman Robbie Hill announced last week that he will not seek re-election. “As a life-long entrepreneur, upon joining City Council, I was able to lead a conversation about the importance of small business and entrepreneurship in this City
Former City Councilman Glenn Willis announced Monday that he is seeking election to Florence City Council and intends to file this month to run for one of two at-large seats in the June 14 Democrat primary. If elected, Willis promises to concentrate on
Mary Kay Independent Sales director Carolyn Lynch of Florence, has earned the use of a new BMW 320i as a result of her outstanding achievements in her Mary Kay business. Mrs. Lynch took delivery of her new BMW, her 23rd Mary Kay career car, at Five Star
Honda of South Carolina Mfg. Inc., (HSC) announces that Gary Mabrey will become the company’s new president, effective April 1. As president, Mabrey will be responsible for total HSC operations. Mabrey is currently senior vice president at Honda of South
An Amputee Support Group meets the fourth Tuesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at Carolinas Rehabilitation Hospital, 121 East Cedar St. The next meeting will be on March 15 at 5:30 p.m.
On Thursday, March 10, come together with the Darlington Police Department and Darlington County Sheriff's Office to discuss how to keep our children safe from sexual abuse. The discussion begins at 6 p.m. at City Hall, 400 Pearl St. For more information,
March has been designated Music in our Schools Month. In recognition, Florence School District One music students will celebrate with live performances at Magnolia Mall, beginning Thursday, March 3 and culminating on Saturday, March 5. Florence District
Student artwork from the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) will be on exhibition at the Drs. Bruce and Lee Foundation Library’s Morris Gallery, March 6 through April 17, in conjunction with National Youth Art Month
A study of small U.S. metro areas finds a quartet of South Carolina communities performing better than the national mean when it comes to positive economic performance. The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta has created a Small City Economic Dynamism Index