Attendees release balloons in remembrance of Jakia Seegars at a candlelight vigil May 16.
Praying for Pageland

Suicides, shooting deaths and other untimely events have shaken Pageland in recent weeks.
Residents responded with three community prayer events last week that held one common message: “There is hope and help for the hopeless.”

Candlelight vigil focuses on love
Family, friends and former coaches of Jakia Seegars held a candlelight vigil at the Central High School softball field on May 16 in her memory.