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Festival of Lessons and Carols

The Good Shepherd Church Choir will perform a ” Festival of Lessons and Carols ” on Dec. 15 at 4:00 PM. Please come and bring your friends. The performance will contain 9 Lessons with Carols in between. The Festival of Lessons and Carols has been done in Cambridge England at Kings College for almost 100 years. After the performance there will be refreshments in the life center. William G. Demeter 864-391-2808  

Sundays at Four Lineup

“Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” ? Plato   Sundays at Four invites you to a season of professional musical performances that will feed your soul and imagination.  The concert season has three more performances scheduled: January 19, Event Horizons, an instrumental ensemble drawing from classical, jazz, folk, gospel and bluegrass; February 16, The Sandlapper Singers, a premier South Carolina ensemble singing […] 

Gin Jamboree Benifit

I don’t want you to miss out on a fun night which will benefit the Humane Society. Our “Gin Jamboree” event will be held on Saturday, November 2nd, 5 -8 pm at the Old Gin Mill in town. This was a sell out last year, and we anticipate a great event and party this year. The tickets are $35.00 per person which includes a wonderful menu prepared and served by Corley’s in Greenwood. You can […] 

Giant Yard Sale

The Humane Society is having a Giant Yard Sale, on Saturday, October 19, at the Farm Bureau Building on 378 W from 8:30am – 2pm near the old Diane Creations location. You will not miss our massive display of tables in the parking lot. We will have furniture, collectibles, electronics, ceramics, glassware, decorative seasonal wreaths, sheets and comforter sets, appliances, and so much more. Just pull right in and have a look see! You never […] 

Fun Event to Benifit Humane Society

Yipee Ki Yay!  Please join us for a fun event to benefit The Humane Society of McCormick County When: Saturday – November 2nd, 2013, 5 – 8 PM Where: McCormick’s historical “The Old Cotton Gin”, Hwy. 28 in downtown McCormick Tickets: $35 per person – open seating Featuring: Live Auction led by Auctioneer Ken Betler, Chuckwagon Chow catered by Corley’s Market & Grill, live music by Smokestack Barons, dancing & more! For ticket information call […] 

New Water Class

  New Water Class to be offered at the Recreation Center:           Foundations of Aquatic Exercise   Instructor: Dr. Lucia Getsi , Ph.D.           Master Trainer and Aquatic Rehabilitation           Exercise Specialist with WaterART Fitness International   When: 10:00a.m. Thursdays August 1, 8, 15, 21(filled)           and 2 sections––at 10 and 11a.m. Thursdays           October 3, 10, 17, 24 (waiting list)           and again in mid-January to mid-February.           The frequency is 3 to 4 […] 

Plum Branch Yacht Club

 Lakeside Grill Presents: The Mark Roberts Band (our most requested band) will be playing at the Pavilion at Plum Beach on Saturday night from 8 p.m. to midnight. There is a $10 cover charge. Coolers are allowed, but only if you bring NO glass. In anticipation of a great boating weekend we have stocked up with ethanol-free gas, cold drinks of every description, ice cream and whatever else you will need to make your holiday […] 

Mystery Margarita Beach Party

Mystery Margarita Beach Party in August & What Else Have You Missed! People say how they love attending our events. Unless you are a member you have been missing out on the majority of the fun such as:   Jan. – Dinner at Tara with guest speaker Feb. – Picnic at Hickory Knob, Dinner at the River Grill with guest speaker & Magic Show Mar. – Spring Conference,, Buoy Inspections, Dinner meeting April – Picnic […] 


THURMOND LAKE SAIL & POWER SQUADRON WILL BE TEACHING THE “BEGINNERS BOATING COURSE” – STARTING October 15th! The “beginners boating class” known as America’s Boating Course (ABC) will give you the knowledge you need to make you a competent and safe skipper! America’s Boating Course covers all aspects of boating: boat handling, docking, right of way, anchoring, aids to navigation, required equipment, state laws, boating emergencies and more. This four day course is taught by […] 

Tomato Pie

This recipe lends itself to estimates. Handfuls of this, handfuls of that. I measured, but you could eyeball it and it would still work out. Feel free to change the cheeses around, play with the spices. I made a homemade pie crust, but for this recipe a good quality prepared crust would work fine. Photo by For other Tomato Pie Recipes go to Ingredients for Crust:  2.5 cups flour  1/2 teaspoon salt  1 […] 

Deer Hunts Set

Thurmond Lake sets primitive weapon deer hunt dates SAVANNAH, Ga. – The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers’ J. Strom Thurmond Project Office will conduct primitive weapon deer hunts in Bussey Point, located in Lincoln Co., Ga. These annual hunts are held in order to maintain the deer population within the carrying capacity for the area and to improve the quality of the herd. The 2,545-acre peninsula will be open for scheduled hunts on these […] 

What the HSMC is doing for your community!

What the HSMC is doing for your community! “No More Litters” Campaign   The HSMC is offering a voucher for a spay or neuter procedure and rabies vaccination (if needed) for any domesticated cat living in the 29835 zip code, excluding Savannah Lakes Village for $10. This offer ends August 31, 2013 and the procedures must be completed by September 30, 2013. Call 864-391-2FIX, ext. 1 to request a voucher. Also if you know of […]