Features http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/features/todaysfeatures en Adopt a Pet http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/adopt-pet-17 <img src="http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/sites/www.pagelandprogressive.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/brenda.jpg" alt="Brenda" title="Brenda" align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;H<span class="s1">ere are our three spotlight candidates for adoption this week from Chesterfield County Animal Services.</span></p> <p class="p1"> <span class="s1">Tommy&nbsp;is a&nbsp;2-year-old male hound mix.&nbsp;He is very laid back and easy going. Tommy gets along great with other dogs but does not like cats. He will be fully vetted before adoption.</span></p> <p class="p1"> <span class="s1">Mossy is a&nbsp;10-month-old female&nbsp;boxer mix.&nbsp; She is a&nbsp;fun-loving girl and full of energy.&nbsp;Mossy will be fully vetted before adoption.</span></p> Adopt a Pet http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/adopt-pet-16 <img src="http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/sites/www.pagelandprogressive.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/mary_ann.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;Chesterfield County&nbsp;</p> <p class="p1"> Animal Services</p> <p class="p2"> Here are our three spotlight candidates for adoption this week <span class="s1">from Chesterfield County Animal Services.</span></p> <p class="p2"> <span class="s1">Mary Ann is a 1-year old female&nbsp;terrier mix. She is super sweet and loves hugs and kisses. Mary Ann is good with other dogs but not cats and will make a great house pet. She will be fully vetted before adoption.</span></p> Aldridge served in the Army National Guard http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/aldridge-served-army-national-guard <img src="http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/sites/www.pagelandprogressive.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/vet_lance_aldridge.jpeg" alt="Lance Aldridge" title="Lance Aldridge" align="left" hspace="6" width="60" height="85" /><p> &quot;I took my basic training at Fort Jackson in Columbia for eight weeks. After basic training I received ordered to report to Fort Sill, Oklahoma where we received four months of artillery training. Back at Fort Jackson I was selected Battalion Guideon Bearer who stands at Parade Rest during the 40th Anniversary celebration of the Battalion in Paktika Province, Afghanistan, June 14th. The Battalion has participated in numerous campaign and projects both in the United States and abroad.<br /> Arts commission plans retro-themed events http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/arts-commission-plans-retro-themed-events <img src="http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/sites/www.pagelandprogressive.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/calif-6423.jpg" alt="California Dreaming presents music from the ‘60s and ‘70s on Jan. 30." title="California Dreaming presents music from the ‘60s and ‘70s on Jan. 30." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> The Cheraw Arts Commission is presenting several happenings with a &lsquo;60s and &lsquo;70s retro theme during January. There will be a display at the Burr Gallery, an Adult Art&nbsp;night and musical tribute at the Theatre on the Green.<br /> Feeling Groovy!, an exhibit reflecting a &lsquo;60s and &lsquo;70s vibe, will be featured at the Burr Gallery. The exhibit will open from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21 at the Cheraw Community Center.<br /> Owners of VW&#39;s are invited to drive their&nbsp;vehicles to the opening. The CAC is accepting memorabilia for this exhibit.<br /> Reduced adoption fees this week http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/reduced-adoption-fees-week <img src="http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/sites/www.pagelandprogressive.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/1203_adopt_arber.jpg" alt="Arber" title="Arber" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> <strong>From release</strong><br /> Chesterfield County Animal Services has reduced the adoption fee to $65 for this week&rsquo;s spotlight candidates.<br /> Pepper is a one-year-old female Hound mix. She gets along well with other dogs but does not like cats. Pepper will be fully vetted before adoption with a reduced adoption fee of only $65.<br /> Arber is a two-year-old male Lab mix. He gets along better with smaller dogs and will be fully vetted before adoption with a reduced adoption fee of only $65.<br /> Terry served in the Army National Guard http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/terry-served-army-national-guard <p> Pageland native Kenneth Terry graduated from Pageland High School in 1962 and served in the Army National Guard from October 1963 until April 1969. He is the son&nbsp; of the late Ben Frank and Louise K. Terry.<br /> Toys based on TV characters hot items this year http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/toys-based-tv-characters-hot-items-year <img src="http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/sites/www.pagelandprogressive.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/1126_walmart_toys_jb_110813_0003.jpg" alt="This “Shellraiser” toy truck is a popular item from Nickelodeon’s Teeange Mutant Ninja Turtles line of toys." title="This “Shellraiser” toy truck is a popular item from Nickelodeon’s Teeange Mutant Ninja Turtles line of toys." align="left" hspace="6" width="109" height="85" /><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 9.0px; line-height: 10.5px; font: 10.0px Times"> A look at the most popular toys for Christmas 2013 reveals that the most-demanded toys are based off of popular television shows and movies. From turtles to puppets to Minions, there sure to be a variety of traditional toys featuring your child&rsquo;s favorite character.&nbsp;</p> Cato saw foreign lands in the U.S. Navy http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/cato-saw-foreign-lands-us-navy <p> John Cato served four years in the U.S. Navy in the early to mid-1960s, as the &ldquo;Cold War&rdquo; between the United States and the U.S.S.R. was reaching its peak.</p> <p> The son of the late Loyd and Nezzie Cato, he graduated from Pageland High School in 1961 and joined the U.S. Navy on June 23 that year.</p>