Tuesday, June 24, 2014
The South Carolina Pecan Festival is currently accepting vendor applications for arts and crafts and food. You can pay your vendor fees online, by mail or in person at: 324 W. Evans St., Second Floor, Florence, SC 29501. Space is limited.
Visit the following link for more information or to download the 2014 vendor application at www.florencedowntown.com/pecan-festival/become-a-part-of-the-pecan-festival/.
Baby of the Day!
Congratulations to Gradie and Ryan Adams on the birth of their new baby daughter.
Their daughter, Gracie Cole was born on June 9 weighing 8 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 20 inches long. Gracie Cole was gladly welcomed home by her three precious big sisters, Julia, Leilani and Hayden.
The Adams family was pleasantly surprised to learn Trident Medical of Summerville chose Gracie Cole to be featured as the Summerville Baby of the Day on June 27.
Her photo appeared on Trident Medical Summerville’s “Today’s Baby” billboard, located on Hwy 17-A near Lowes. This is a digital billboard with images that change throughout the day.
In addition to the baby billboard, Gracie Cole will also be featured on Trident Medical of Charleston’s website (www.tridenthealthsystem.com) as the Summerville Baby of the Day. The following link will feature her photo on June 27: http://tridenthealthsystem.com/our-services/baby/digital-baby-picture-program.dot. Share this link on your social media accounts, so family and friends can join in on this unique announcement.
Harristown Full Gospel Holiness Church
A special thank you goes out to the community for the get well wishes and prayers for Pastor Donald Gaskins of Harristown Full Gospel Holiness Church at 2217 Harristown Road. He was recently in the hospital with a stroke and he and his family are very thankful the Lord chose to spare him. They are joyful God worked things out and have been blessed.
The family requests everyone continue to pray for Pastor Donald’s speedy recovery and that God would get the glory for all that is accomplished. With sincere appreciation from the Gaskins family to all of you for all of your help and prayers; Pastor Donald, Sis Darleen, Sis Cassy, Keith, Luke, McKenna and Bentley Gaskins.
A blood drive will be hosted by the Macedonia Fire Department Junior Explorers at the Macedonia Fire Department located at 2108 North
Hwy 17-A on Monday, Aug. 11 from 2 until 7 p.m. Invite everyone you know to this event. Ages 16 and up can give.
For more information contact Junior Explorers Randy Cannon, Jr. 826-1959 or Corey Port 934-9805.
Happy Birthday this week to William Broome, Christine Brown, Debbie Casselman, Dot Faulk, Zachary Gallik, Stacy Harris, Sissy Kelly, Amy Phillips, Wade Truesdale, Dalton Wadford and Rylan Wadford.
Prayers and Get Well
Take time out of your busy day to pray for and to offer best wishes to Rev. Tom Aldrich, Elma Atkins, David Ayers and family, Metro Borop, Ruth Brassell, Dickie Carr, Frank Conrad, Mary Driggers, Roy Edens, Dale Funk, Wayne Gamble, Pastor Donald Gaskins, Claudia Guerry, Faye Harris, J.W. Harris, Joe Holleman, Christopher Hood, Janice Lyons Hood, Jerry Hood, Shelby Hood, Gail Humbert, Robert Humbert, Joyce Lewis, Earline Brown-May, Louise McMakin, Betty Rich Morris, Joyce Morris, Samuel Pipkin, Peggy Schipmann, Thelma Schurlknight, Wilson Thrower, Ginny Tucker, Jay Wyman, Mae Welch and for any unspoken prayers needed.
Pray for our troops and their families, for the selfless acts they perform for us. Keep in prayer Gov. Haley and her family, all Veterans, SC Masons, SC Order of the Eastern Star, Rainbow families, and our school system in Berkeley County.
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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