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MEGA Yard Sale

MEGA Yard Sale – April 12th from 8am – 3pm at the Farm Bureau Building on Route 378. As always, Something for Everyone! We are raising funds to support our New Shelter Building which will be opening this Spring. Please come and visit. You will be amazed at the beautiful items we have. Humane Society of McCormick County, Inc. Rosemarie,Sale coordinator April 4th and April 5thGospel Festival, April 4 from 6-10 pm, at corner of […] 

Power Squadron Golf Group

On Wednesday 15 October twelve Power Squadron members ventured out to Monticello Golf course to play a scramble competition.  The foursomes consisted of Russ Griffith, Gary Shafer, Larry Yeaster and Lynn Yeaster in group one; Doug Chailfour, Brian gore, Gail gore and Pat O’Neill in Group two and Jerry Basch, Marianne Chalifour, Chuck Cook and Ellen Cook in group three.  The results show that the competition was fierce.  Group one scored a 40; group two […] 

Sundays at Four

Sundays at Four will open its season of five concerts with the Braidstream Quartet on October 12, 2014 at the Lutheran Church By The Lake at 4 pm.  The ensemble blends a mix of musical styles and cultures on a variety of instruments: flute, hammered dulcimer, guitar, sitar, cello, harp, keyboards and percussion.   The church is located at the intersection of Highway 378 and Twelve Oaks Drive.  Individual tickets are available for $20 on […] 

MCC Go kart racing

MCC members go kart racing  at Carolina Motorsports Park Fourteen McCormick Car Club (MCC) members car pooled up to Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, SC, last month to test driving skills in go karts. Ten men and four ladies raced around a twisty road course with both right and left hand turns.  The rental karts feature 10 horse power engines and can reach speeds of 50 miles per hour. “We started the day with an […] 

Great Blue Heron in SLV

I was so impressed watching the Great Blue Heron and all the nests we found in one cove on Little River. Since it was our first time seeing a colony of Herons  I thought I would do some research and share a little history and facts about  the bird. Nest Placement: Great Blue Herons nest mainly in trees, but will also nest on the ground, on bushes, in mangroves, and on structures such as duck […] 

Sundays at Four

TO ALL WHO CARE: SUNDAYS AT FOUR, McCormick County’s only subscription concert series, is gearing up for its 14th season. Sometime during the 1st or 2nd week of September all SLV residents will be receiving in their mailboxes a color brochure presenting a summary of all five concerts booked for this 2014-2015 season. All you have to do is complete the order form, send it to S @ 4 Treasurer, Peggy Harla, with your check […] 


  One Night Only!    Friday September 19, 7:00 PM Straight from New York City, The Savannah Lakes Playhouse will be presenting; ‘The Secret – the Spanish Inquisition in Old St. Augustine’. A one man show, written and performed by Lee Weaver was selected for International Fringe Festival in New York, where he will be performing it August 9 through August 25, 2014. ‘The Secret – The Spanish Inquisition in Old St. Augustine, is the story […] 


Humane Society of McCormick County will hold a YARD SALE on August 16, 2014 between 8am – 2pm RAIN or SHINE. Location: Route 28 at the U-Haul Building, just South of Food Lion. We will have lots of furniture, lawn chairs, shredder, appliances, heaters, etc. We need to sell at bargain prices to make room for more donations. Thanks for your support and look forward to seeing ya’ll. Rosemarie Nalevaiko,Yard Sale Coordinator 864-391-5001  

2014 Festival of Discovery

Festival of Discovery – BBQ and Blues – Greenwood, SC       July 10 – July 12, 2014 Enjoy the weekend rubbin’ elbows with the BEST BBQ cookers from across the country while listening to the soulful sounds of the blues! NO GATE FEE! FREE BLUES MUSIC! Piedmont Technical College • Primo Ceramic Grills 10:00am – 10:00pm Palmetto Amusement Rides – Washington St (County Library) 10:00am – 5:00pm Arts and Crafts Fair – Main […] 

Spring Gardens



 As Chairman of the Ed Meyer First Responders, Thank You community for your overwhelming support. With donations of over $6000.00 dollars a new record has been set. I also want to Thank the NGA for providing an event worth watching with a wide array of talent on the course. Congratulations to David Skinns for great play through the tournament. Finally, Thank You August Luedecke,the Tournament Committee, and sponsors for providing a first class program that […] 

Abbeville Flower Show

 If you have not been to the Abbeville Flower Show, this is the year to go. The gardens of south Carolina have never been more beautiful and will be on display in the form of amazing arrangements so get out and smell the roses! It’s a great adventure for the kids also. It’s for all those that love the beauty and splendor of nature at it’s best.  

MSG and It’s Devastating Effects!

This is an article I received on health and  Neuropathy     Following the Second World War, food companies discovered monosodium glutamate (MSG), a food ingredient the Japanese had invented in 1908 to enhance food flavors.Unfortunately, MSG is extremely toxic, especially to your nervous system.The fast food industry could not exist without MSG and other artificial meat flavors to make their sauces and spice mixes. The sauces in processed foods are basically MSG, water, thickeners […]