THS announces schedule, orientation dates
The first day of school is Monday, Aug. 19. All Timberland High School students are asked to get their upcoming schedules during the dates and times below:
• Wednesday, Aug. 14: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., sophomores and juniors; 1 – 3 p.m. seniors.
• Thursday, Aug. 15: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., seniors; 1-3 p.m., sophomores and juniors.
• Friday, Aug. 16: Freshman Orientation, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Most of you are aware that Martin Marietta has requested rezoning of 395 acres of land to Heavy Industrial at the quarry in Jamestown, also known as Georgetown II Quarry.
The scheduled meetings are as follows; please note that meetings are subject to change.
Aug. 26 at 6:30 p.m., Berkeley County Council, First Reading (Public input allowed).
Thursday, Aug. 29 at 7 p.m., Concerned Citizens meeting at New Mt. Zion AME in Jamestown. Contact Rodind@homesc.com for more information.
Sept. 9 at 6:30 p.m., Land Use Committee, Recommendation and Second Reading
Sept. 23 at 6:30 p.m., Berkeley County Council, Second Reading (Public input allowed).
Oct 14 at 6:30 p.m., Land Use Committee, Recommendation and Third Reading
Oct 28 at 6:30 p.m., Berkeley County Council ,Public Hearing, Third Reading (Public input allowed).
Check the calendar at berkeleycountysc.gov for more information. All of the Land Use and Council Meetings are on Mondays and are held at the Assembly Room in Moncks Corner.
Happy August Birthday
Gail Lambert, Gloria Gadsden, Sierra Stewart, Brian James Pipkin, Sofie Ann Rogers, Billie Cumbee, Elbert Howard, Sadie Lambert, Michael L. Rodin, Pam Hawkins, Ginger Hamilton, Freedonia Hawkins and Chenita Kinlaw.
Happy August Anniversary
Calvin and Daisy Witherspoon (24th Anniversary), and Billie and Donna Cumbee.
Tammy Britt, Shenard Smalls, Lorrine Gaskins, George McCrackin, Sandy Wilson, Jr., Evelyn Scott-Smalls, Lance Britt, Debra Gaskins, Ray Snider, Wilton Green, Ernest Foster (Margaret Maybank’s brother), Ila Shuler, Debbie Beauford, Christine Reames, Phillip and Debbie Rowland, Leon Bradshaw, Ausy McConnell, Lorenzo McConnell, Bernice Taylor, Flora Beauford, Cleecy Lewis, Diane Mazyck, Walter Taylor, Marvin Brunson and Shirley Smith. Please remember our law enforcement, our military, and their families.
Please send any information or news you would like shared in this column to Rodind@homesc.com or call 257-2880 by 7 p.m. on Wednesdays for inclusion in the following week’s paper.