Lamar Town Council convened their regular monthly meeting on Jan. 11, with most Council members and guests joining virtually via Zoom teleconference due to spiking COVID-19 case numbers in Darlington County.
Johnny Davis would have turned 102 on January 15, and his family members were eagerly anticipating the annual birthday bash that brought many of his 13 children, over 50 grandkids, and 102 great-grandchildren to the family home in Lydia.
Society Hill Town Council last week passed a proclamation saluting Lamar native and Society Hill resident David Beasley for the Nobel Prize recently awarded to the hunger-fighting group he leads.
Moods are a very real part of our daily lives but also an area we need to discern carefully.
“Make some new friends, keep the old; one is silver, the other is gold.”