Tuesday, April 29, 2014
There will be a high school reunion on Saturday, May 3 at 3 p.m. for the St. Stephen High School classes of 1962 and 1963. The reunion will be held at the Spring Grove Hunting Preserve (225 Covey Rise Lane in St. Stephen). School memorabilia is welcome. The joint class reunion is being hosted by David and Bettye Shealy. To RSVP or if more information is needed, call Bettye at 830-8546.
The St. Stephen Community History Room and Café will be open on Thursday, May 8 from 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. The menu will consist of baked ham, yellow rice, mixed vegetables and sweet potato casserole.The cost of lunch is $7. Dine-in or take-out plates are available.
The community café is located on Bay Street, inside of the St. Stephen History Room, and managed by local volunteers. Support from the public is greatly appreciated.
If more information is needed or you would like to place an order in advance, call 670-6213.
The Berkeley County Library System and Berkeley County Government invite county residents to celebrate the grand opening of the Hanahan Library in its new location, 1216 Murray Court on Sunday, May 4 from 3 to 5 p.m. The new 6,700 square foot Hanahan Library replaces the old branch located at in the Yeaman’s Hall Plaza on Yeaman’s Hall Road. Berkeley County Government’s Capital Improvement fund made this building project possible.
UDC Celebrating Memorial Day
A memorial ceremony will be presented by the CSS David Chapter 2656, United Daughters of the Confederacy of Moncks Corner.
The UDC chapter will celebrate Confederate Memorial Day on Saturday, May 10 by reading the names of the soldiers listed on the monument in front of the Berkeley Museum at 10 a.m.
In the evening of May 10 the UDC chapter will also host its annual candlelight service at the St. Stephens Episcopal Church.
Happy Birthday to Mason Ashby, Krystal Ballentine, Robbie Ballentine, Katelyn Bright, Pam Broome, Katrina Clark, Shelley Cooper, Stephen Edens, Angela Jackson, Brandon Knight, Lila Lynes, Steve Lynes, Sandra Mitchum, Debbie Moody, Heather Moody, Inisia Moody, Chrisse Mustapher, Charles Peeples, Brandon Roff, Sadie Simmons, Katie Thames, Jerry Thrower, Jamie Tuten, Makayla Wadford and Willie Wadford.
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, Ernestine Huxford-Conrad, Frank Conrad, Mary Driggers, Roy Edens, Dale Funk, Wayne Gamble, Claudia Guerry, Jerry Hood, Gail Humbert, Robert Humbert, Mary Mitchum-Jones, Cleecie Lewis, Joyce Lewis, Earline Brown-May, Louise McMakin, Betty Rich Morris, Joyce Morris, Peggy Schipmann, Thelma Schurlknight, Clara Shuler, Joe Sobolewski, Wilson Thrower, Ginny Tucker, Shirley Moody Wadford, Mae Welch and for any unspoken prayers needed.
Pray for our troops and their families, for the selfless acts they perform for us. Heartfelt sympathy and prayers this week to the family and friends of loved ones Maebelle Blackwell Mitchum, Sandra Welch Owens and Freda Williams.
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 items to 195 Crest Lane, St. Stephen, SC 29479.
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