• Junior Wallace

     PAGELAND – Mr. Junior Wallace, 44, died December 2, 2010 at his home. A funeral service was held
     December 4, 2010 at Center Grove Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery.
     Surviving are,
    Wife, Sarah Rogers Wallace of the home;
    Daughter: Miranda Leigh Wallace of the home;
    Mother, Dianne L. Wallace of Pageland.
    Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home of Chesterfield was in charge of the arrangements.

  • Mary Blakeney Edgeworth

    LANCASTER – Mary Blakeney Edgeworth, died November 14, 2010. A funeral service was held November 18, 2010 at Rose Hill Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery.
    Surviving are, sons, Broadus Threatt, Jr of Monroe, and Aaron Edgeworth of the home; daughters, Drusilla Moore and Anita Blakeney of Pageland; fifteen grandchildren, twenty-two great-grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren.
    King’s Funeral was in charge of the arrangements.

  • Martin Van Blakeney

    PAGELAND – Martin Van Blakeney, died November 9, 2010. A funeral service was held November 14, 2010 at Salem United Methodist Church with burial in the church cemetery.

  • Celebrating 91 years

    Nellie Boone of Lancaster celebrated her 91st birthday on Sept. 9, 2010. A cookout was held in her honor at the home of her grandson, Todd Courtney, and his wife Susan in Lancaster.  She has four children, the late Donnie Courtney and his wife Jenny of Pageland, Nancy Stegall and her husband Tom of Waxhaw, NC, Minnie Miles and her husband David of Jefferson and Linda Storey and her husband Bryan of Anderson. She has nine grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.

  • Weaver birth announced

    Daniel and Niki Weaver of Lancaster, SC announce the birth of a daughter, Krista Elizabeth Weaver, born October 16, 2010 at Springs Memorial Hospital in Lancaster, S.C. She weighed 8 lbs 5 oz and measured 19 inches. She joins sisters Savannah 11, and Madison 5.
    Grandparents are Carolyn Weaver and Melvin Thompson of Pageland and Patricia McDonald of Shelby, N.C. Great-grandparents are Viola Sikes of Ruby and Robert Deery of Shelby.

  • Roy E. Copeland

    CHERAW – Mr. Roy E. Copeland, 66, of Cheraw/Myrtle Beach, SC died November 23, 2010 at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. A funeral service was held November 27, 2010 at Brock’s Mill Baptist Church with burial
     in the church cemetery.
     Surviving are, Wife of 44 years, Gloria B. Copeland of the home; Son, Chad Andrew Copeland, Sr. of Cheraw; Daughters, Crystal Eugenia Copeland of Cheraw, and Cara Rebecca “Beckie” Copeland Pate of Myrtle Beach, SC;
     Brother, Sammie Copeland of Chesterfield;
    five Grandchildren.

  • H. F. Bell

    CHESTERFIELD –Mr. H. F. Bell, age 89, died November 26, 2010 at his home. A funeral service was held November 29, 2010 at Chesterfield Presbyterian Church with burial at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Wampee, SC.
    Surviving are, Son, William G. “Bill” Bell of North Myrtle Beach, SC;
    Daughters, Betsy B. Vaughn and Suzanne B. White of Chesterfield;

  • Hazel Z. Mills

    CHESTERFIELD – Mr. Hazel Z. Mills, 92, died November 24, 2010. A funeral service was held
    November 27, 2010 at Thompson Creek Baptist Church with burial in the Church Cemetery, with Military Honors.
    Surviving are, Sons, Jerry W. Mills of Chesterfield, and Randy H. Mills of Ruby; Daughter, Mary Lynn Rivers of Chesterfield; six Grandchildren; six Great Grandchildren; Brothers, Lawrence Mills of Lancaster, SC and Bobby Gene Mills of Monroe, NC; Sisters, Eunice Christian of Macon, GA, Minnie Jo Moser of Monroe, NC and Ann Austin of Pageland.

  • Johnny Knight addresses town issues

    At a glance

    John W. “Johnny” Knight Jr.

    Graduated from Pageland High School, 1973

    Co-owner, H&K Interiors

    Two children

    Married to Sheila Middleton Knight

    First Baptist Church, Friendship Sunday school class president.

    Member of Wildlife Action.

    Leisure activity: hunting and fishing.


  • Pageland District 6 election is Dec. 7

    Pageland District 6 voters go to the polls Tuesday, Dec. 7, to fill a Town Council vacancy. Candidates Neil Griffin and Johnny Knight are running for the seat vacated by Joe Steen, a Walmart executive who left to take a promotion at a company grocery distribution center near Indianapolis.

    Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. with voting at the Fire Station and the Community Center for District 6 voters only. Because of the election, the Town Council meeting has been postponed to Dec. 14.