St. Stephen names Falkowski Firefighter of Year

Allen Falkowski receives the Firefighter of the Year award from Asst. Fire Chief Lee Wadford. Picture left to right are Battalion Chief Otto Steele, Wadford, Falkowski and Fire Chief Willie Wadford.

Congratulations to Allen Falkowski who received the award for Firefighter of the 2018 Year for the Town of St. Stephen Firefighter Company 15.

Community Lunch

The St. Stephen Community History Room and Café will be open 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. on Jan. 10. The menu will include meat loaf, mashed potatoes, slaw, green beans, dessert and more. The cost of lunch is $8. Dine-in or take-out plates are available.

The community café is located on Bay Street, inside the St. Stephen History Room; it is managed by local volunteers. Support from the public is greatly appreciated. For more information, or to place an order in advance, call 843-670-6213.

Volunteers needed

The St. Stephen Senior Center, 1264 Russellville Road is in need of drivers to deliver meals to homebound seniors for approximately two hours each week.

Deliveries would be in the St. Stephen and surrounding area. Volunteers must be 18 years of age. If this is something you can do, call 843-567-2674.

Birthday wishes

Happy birthday wishes to Glen Carr, Lena Cooper, Kirby Easler, Thomas Edens, Ed Fauling, Mike Funk, Andrea Hoffman, Alton Howard, Shontel Mahon, Milayne Phillips, Donna Shuler, Debbie Thomas and Mae Welch.

Prayers and Get Well

Take time out of your busy day to pray for and to offer best wishes to Rita Adams, Yvonne Browder, David Brown, Nina Cox, Betty Crawford, Spencer Crawford, Tom Dennis, Willa Mae Dennis, Darlene Driggers, Faye Harris, Mary W. Johnson, Crickett Brown-May, family of Ronnie and Barbara Moore, Lewin Platt, family of Randy Poston, Shannon Sims and son Takoma, George Svagerko, DeAnna Trout, Dub Wadford, Mae Welch and for any un-spoken prayers needed.

Pray for all our troops (land, air and sea) all around the world, for them to be protected as they protect us. Pray for our troops and their families, for the selfless acts they perform for us. Keep in prayer the Town of St. Stephen, all pastors, youth and congregations, veterans, law enforcement officers, firefighters, first-responders, paramedics, volunteers, Callen-Lacey Center for children, Masons, Order of the Eastern Star, Berkeley County school system, Berkeley County government and for our President Donald Trump and family.


Remember heartfelt sympathy and prayers to families and friends of their loved ones, Patricia “Patsy” Lee Crawford Lill, Mary Sue Savage Fillingame Hughes and Marvin Randall “Randy” Poston.

Have a healthy, safe and blessed week.

If you have news to share, contact Betty Delk at before noon on Wednesdays, the week before all scheduled events. Mail: 195 Crest Lane, St. Stephen, SC 29479.