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Harper Street parade showcases patriotism, Americana

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Chloe Regier made sure to take her American Girl Doll with her on the parade route.Copeland Dahman, center, rides along and throws candy to the crowd in a golf cart driven by her grandpa Jimmie Coggins, right.Katie Price checks on 8-week-old William as they ride in the parade.This girl was overjoyed to be, not only in the parade, but the subject of photographs, too.Cullen Davis, Connor Long, Kursten Long and Jeremiah, Josiah and Johanna Jones all took part in the parade Saturday.Jackie Swindler chats with “Elvis” before the parade gets started.Young and old alike took part in the parade by golf cart, bike, tricycle or other means.

 

Tanner, Shealy to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Ralph E. Hutchins and Mr. and Mrs. Mark W. Tanner announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kelli Leann Tanner, to Collin Ellis Shealy, son of Mr. and Mrs. Timothy D. Shealy of Newberry.Kelli is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Julian Tanner of Winnsboro, Harriet Wood and the late Ronald Cook of Lexington.Collin is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Chalmers of Newberry, Betty K. Shealy and the late Ellis Shealy of Newberry. The wedding is planned for...

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Super Johnnie locates Kendall Park

NEWBERRY — The winner of the second “Where’s Super Johnnie?” challenge is Tony Chapman for correctly identifying Kendall Park.Located at the corner of Milligan and Glenn streets, Kendall Park was once the site of the Mollohon Manufacturing Co. from 1921 to 1926 when it was sold to the Kendall Co. The mill closed in 1976. The park is a part of the historical Mollohon Mill and Village and is next to Mollohon Park. The former mill office still stands on the sit...

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Licker is ‘Pet of the Week’

Licker looks to be a Lab mixed with a Rottweiler. He is about seven to eight months old, very playful, and gets along well with cats and other dogs. He is child friendly. For more information about adopting Licker or other area shelter pets, visit www.newberrycounty.net/animal/adoptions.htm.

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Super Johnnie finds Willowbrook Park

NEWBERRY — The winner of the second “Where’s Super Johnnie?” challenge is DC Dapper for correctly identifying Willowbrook Park.Located in West End, at the corner of Crosson and Drayton Streets, the park is split by Scott’s Creek. At one time, the park had a large pavilion that was used for dancing, suppers, roller skating and other entertainment as well as a bandstand and a goldfish pond.Scott’s Creek Greenway runs parallel to the cree...

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Renwick, Shull to wed

Together with their parents, Christine Elizabeth Renwick and Brian Dwight Shull announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Christine is the daughter of Marc Renwick and Laurie Renwick both of Newberry. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. George W. (Bill) Neel and Mrs. Jeanette H. Renwick and the late George J. Renwick all of Newberry.Christine’s great-grandmother, Mrs. Cleo Wise, will be 105 years old on July 16th and resides at Springfield Place. Christine is a...

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Kisses is the ‘Pet of the Week’

Kisses is a boxer mix. He is black with white on his face, chest, tail and feet. He is thought to be about 10-11 months old. You might be the person he is waiting on. For more information about adopting Kisses or other area shelter pets, visit www.newberrycounty.net/animal/adoptions.htm.

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Super Johnnie finds Margaret Hunter Park

The winner of the first “Where’s Super Johnnie?” challenge is Jessica R. Shealy. She correctly identified Margaret Hunter Park on Nance Street across from Newberry Elementary School.Margaret Hunter Park is home to Newberry’s only disc golf course. The 12-hole course winds through the large pines in the park. The first tee can be accessed on Pope Terrace across from the old Speers Street School.The park is named for Margaret Hunter, who graduated f...

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Liptak, Huggins united in marriage

Emily Ruth Huggins and David Zade Liptak both of...

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