Wednesday, March 26, 2014
General Marion’s Brigade recently honored Kitty Mescher for 25 years of service in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR).
Kitty is the Founding Member of the local DAR chapter of Berkeley County. It is because of her that General Marion’s Brigade exists.
On March 1 she was surprised by her DAR chapter with the DAR 25 Years Certificate, DAR Service Pin and flowers.
Two of her children, Karen Tanner and Cathy Johnson, and her granddaughter Kit Hinckle surprised her as well in attending the event.
The recognition was conducted at the annual Spring Luncheon at Wampee Conference Center.
Doug Bostick, Executive Director of the SC Battlefield Preservation Trust, was the guest speaker.
He shared with the members and guests, including several members of the Moncks Corner Town Council, details of the efforts to save a 1780 American Revolution fort near Moncks Corner.
If you are interested in joining the DAR, contact GeneralMarionsBrigade@gmail.com. The DAR is a service organization dedicated to preservation, patriotism and education. For more information visit the national website at www.DAR.org.
The St Stephen Recreation Department is currently accepting applications for baseball and T-ball.
For more information, call Town Hall at 567-3597, Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Happy Birthday to Amanda Caddell, Lindsay Carter, Gloria Casey, Ashley Conner, David Michael Elliott, Brianna Gallik, Ty Huxford, Earline May, Todd McMakin, Riley Minus, Clyde Moody, Shelton Moody, Steven Moody, Greg Morris, Karen Morris, Austin Ray, John Russell, Barbara Schipmann, Don Wadford, Logan Wadford and Sandy Winn.
Prayers and Get Well
Take time out of your busy day to pray for and to offer best wishes to Elma Atkins, David Ayers and family, Metro Borop, Ruth Brassell, Dickie Carr, Frank Conrad, Roy Edens, Wayne Gamble, Claudia Guerry, Gail Humbert, Mary Mitchum-Jones, Cleecie Lewis, Joyce Lewis, Earline Brown-May, Louise McMakin, Roger McMakin, William “Blue Boy” McMakin, Betty Rich Morris, Joyce Morris, Peggy Schipmann, Thelma Schurlknight, Clara Shuler, Ginny Tucker, Mae Welch and for any unspoken prayers needed.
Pray for our troops troops and their families, for the selfless acts they perform for us. Keep in prayer Gov. Nikki Haley and family, all Veterans, SC Masons, SC Order of the Eastern Star, Rainbow families, and our school system in Berkeley County.
Heartfelt sympathy and prayers this week to the family and friends of loved ones Pearl Leviner Crawford, Sharon Keller Cross, Dorothy Brassell Harris, Ila Haselden Shuler and Mary Tucker Sims who will be missed but never forgotten.
Have a blessed week! If you have news to share, contact Betty Delk at email@example.com before Noon on Wednesdays, the week before all scheduled events. Mail: 195 Crest Lane, St. Stephen, SC 29479.
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