• Joan Rollings Taylor

     PAGELAND – Memorial services for Joan Rollings Taylor, 56, were held Thursday, October 21, at 3:00 p.m. at New Haven Baptist Church with Rev. Ben Metcalf officiating.  The family will receive friends following the service in the church sanctuary.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Joan Taylor Memorial Fund, c/o Baker Funeral Home, 210 E. Hilton Street, Kershaw, SC.

  • Wendy Elizabeth Johns Lyons

  • Garlin Hicks

  • Michael David “Mike” Johnson

     CHERAW – Mr. Michael David “Mike” Johnson, 45, died  October 20, 2010 at his home. A graveside service was held October 24, 2010 at Living Hope Church Cemetery. Surviving are, Mother and Stepfather, Mary Alice and Junior Williams of Ruby.  Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home of Chesterfield, was in charge of the arrangements.



  • Don L. Courtney

  • Elizabeth Ann Moore Burr

     RUBY – Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Moore Burr, 64, died October 19, 2010. A graveside service was held October 21, 2010 at Elizabeth Baptist Church Cemetery.Surviving are, husband, Mendel R. Burr of the home.Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home of Chesterfield was in charge of the arrangements



  • Virgie J. Mills Rogers

     PAGELAND –   Mrs. Virgie J. Mills Rogers,74, died  October 18, 2010 at her home. A funeral service was held October 20, 2010 at Lighthouse Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery.

  • Pageland court report

    Pageland town court dispositions from Oct. 20:

    Saul Barron Martinez - criminal domestic violence, assault and battery, 30 days time served public works


    Shirlerece Stareka Redfern - ABC violation, DUS, $2,105 or 180 days


    Buddy Aaron Fields - speeding - $82


    Karen Marie Crandell - speeding - $82


    Stephanie Nicole Smith - speeding - $82


    John Rochel Rivers, Jr - seatbelt violation - $25


  • EDITORIAL: Co-Op rezoning deserves a yes vote

    More facts have come to light about a proposed new headquarters for Lynches River Electric Cooperative in Pageland. The evidence weighs heavily in favor of going forward.

  • Three candidates file for District 6 seat

    The lineup is set for the special election to fill the District 6 Pageland Town Council seat.

    John W. “Johnny” Knight Jr. and Janet E. Mangum filed for the seat last week, joining Neil Griffin, who had filed in the first week of the filing period.

    The election will be held Tuesday, Dec. 7, for residents of District 6 only. Residents can vote at the Pageland Community Center or the Fire Department from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Dec. 7. A candidate must win a majority in order to be elected.