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Cheraw High alumni plan ’80s reunion

First Posted: 2:27 am - September 9th, 2015

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UPCOMING

GOSPEL SINGING

WHO: Minister Ricky McDuffie and The Family, El-Jireth Youth Mass Choir, Truly Blessed, Sharon Williams, Stan and Linda Jacobs

WHEN: 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10

WHERE: El-Jireth Pentecostal Apostolic Church, 206-A U.S. 15/U.S. 401 Bypass, Bennettsville

CHURCH YARD SALE

WHO: United Methodist Women of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church

WHAT: Annual yard sale with household items, clothes, linens, dishes and more

WHEN: 8 a.m. to noon Friday, Sept. 11 and Saturday, Sept. 12

WHERE: S.C. 9 in Cheraw across from Bridlewood Road

CONTACT: Patsy at 843-537-5363

PASTORAL ANNIVERSARY

WHO: The Rev. Eddie Lee of Saron Missionary Baptist Church (Saturday), the Rev. Derrick Phillips of Timmonsville Missionary Baptist Church (Sunday)

WHAT: Services commemorating seventh pastoral anniversary of the Rev. James Marsh and Minister Betty Marsh

WHEN: 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12 and 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 13

WHERE: Nicey Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Jefferson

EVANGELISM CONFERENCE

WHAT: Chesterfield Baptist Association’s 2015 conference, “When Jesus Comes”

WHO: Dr. Jerry Devinney, speaker

WHEN: Sept. 13-16

WHERE: Bethel Baptist Church

CONTACT: For more information, call 843-335-6651

WORSHIP AND REVIVAL

WHAT: An evening filled with praise and worship, special guests each night

WHEN: 6:45 p.m. Sept. 16 and 23

WHERE: FreeWorship, 915 Chesterfield Highway, Cheraw

CHERAW HIGH ’8Os REUNION

WHEN: Sept. 18-19

WHERE: Arrowhead Park, Shirley’s Lounge

WHAT: All Cheraw High School alumni from the 1980s are invited to come back home and visit. Meet-and-greet from 6-9 p.m. Sept. 18, reunion picnic from noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 19 at Arrowhead Park and prom night at 7 p.m. Sept. 19 at Cheraw High. Cost for ’80s classmates is $40, which includes a reunion T-shirt.

CONTACT: Karen Dixon Freeman at 843-337-8708, Rhonda James at 843-337-7511 or Lisa Allen Moore at 817-480-5034

PANCAKE FUNDRAISER

WHO: All proceeds will benefit American Legion Post 74 of Chesterfield

WHAT: Breakfast plates for $6 each include pancackes, bacon and sausage

WHEN: 8-10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 19

WHERE: Fatz Restaurant of Cheraw

CONTACT: Frank Marze, 843-623-2937

NATIONAL BACK-TO-CHURCH SUNDAY

WHAT: Food, fellowship, praise and worship, outdoor baptisms, a special message and giveaways

WHEN: 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 20

WHERE: FreeWorship, 915 Chesterfield Highway

HOMECOMING SERVICE

WHAT: The Burning Bridges and other singers, covered-dish meal after the service. Everyone is welcome

WHEN: 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 20

WHERE: Bethesda United Methodist Church, 2543 Hunts Mill Road, Cheraw

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP

WHAT: Hospice of Chesterfield County will hold its monthly Bereavement Support Group meeting. Attendees will share memories of lost loved ones. Light refreshments will be served

WHEN: Noon Thursday, Sept. 24

WHERE: Hospice office at 700 West Blvd., Chesterfield

CONTACT: Samantha Dowdy, 843-623-9155

‘GERONIMO’ FILM SHOWING

WHAT: Northeastern Technical College will host a free showing of “Geronimo and the Apache Resistance” and discussion series. Refreshments will be served. “For decades, Apache tribes resisted the advance of the pioneers and the threat they posed to the traditional ways of life,” reads a description of the film. “Fighting the longest was Geronimo, one of the most famous, feared and misunderstood Native American warriors in history.”

WHEN: 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24

WHERE: NETC Cheraw campus, Room 501 (Library building)

CONTACT: 843-921-6963

FREEDOM FUND BANQUET

WHO: Cheraw Branch of the NAACP

WHAT: 36th anniversary Freedom Fund Banquet featuring Lt. Col. Christopher Williamson, S.C. Highway Patrol deputy commander, of Blythewood. Tickets $10 per person

WHEN: 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26

WHERE: Cheraw Community Center, 200 Powe St.

CONTACT: Stevenson Pierre at 843-537-8765 or Irene M. Cole at 843-537-5958

BIBLICAL BAD BOYS

WHAT: Wednesday night Bible study class using the book “Bad Boys of the Bible: Exploring Men of Questionable Virtue” by Barbara J. Essex (available at Praise & Faith Bookstore) along with the Bible. Soup and cornbread at 6 p.m., Bible study at 6:45

WHEN: 6 p.m. Sept. 23-Nov. 18

WHERE: Wesley United Methodist Church, 309 Greene St., Cheraw

CONTACT: 843-537-5432

CHERAW HIGH 20-YEAR REUNION

WHAT: All members from the Cheraw High School class of 1995 are invited to attend the 20-year class reunion. Activities include a family barbecue from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Cheraw State Park and alumni social at 7 p.m. at Hope Gifts and Treasures Banquet Hall. Cost for classmates is $30.

WHEN: Sept. 26

WHERE: Cheraw State Park and Hope Gifts and Treasures Banquet Hall

CONTACT: Shonda Rorie Cheek at cherawhighclassof95@aol.com

86TH CHURCH ANNIVERSARY

WHO: The Rev. Lawrence Brand of Union Hill Missionary Baptist Church, guest speaker

WHEN: 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4

WHERE: Nicey Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Jefferson

SCHOLARSHIP GOLF TOURNAMENT

WHO: Dizzy Gillespie Scholarship Fund, Inc.

WHAT: Seventh annual scholarship tournament, two-man captain’s choice scramble. Cost is $65 per golfer and includes a full-course dinner, refreshments, door prizes and a chance to win a 2015 Chevy Cruze.

WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 17; registration at 7:30 a.m., shotgun start at 9

WHERE: Cheraw State Park golf course, 100 State Park Road

CONTACT: Clarence Long, 478-737-3031, or John Raiford, 843-601-2683.

SHOE SIZE PROGRAM

WHAT: “Come As You Are” skit performance, The Fighting Temptations performing “He Still Loves Me.” Event sponsored by the Nicey Grove Baptist Church youth program.

WHEN: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25

WHERE: Nicey Grove Baptist Church, 3195 Kirkley Road, Jefferson

CONTACT: Pastor James A. Marsh, President Katrina Robinson or assistant Joan Williams, 843-658-7762

ONGOING

GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH

WHAT: The Chesterfield District Chapter of the South Carolina Genealogical Society holds weekly meetings and opens its research library each Saturday. A member is available to assist with genealogical research.

WHEN: Library open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays

WHERE: Chesterfield Visitors Center (old Chesterfield County Courthouse), 100 Main St., Chesterfield

CONTACT: Call 843-623-2244 or email chesterfielddistrict@chesterfield.scgen.org

ST. DAVID’S REGISTRATION

WHAT: Registration is now open at St. David’s School for the 2015-16 school year. Classes are offered for 3 and 4-year-olds and kindergarteners.

CONTACT: Call 843-537-0544 or 843-537-3832 for more information.

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP

WHEN: 6 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of every month

WHERE: Springhill Assisted Living, 514 S. Gum St., Pageland

WHAT: Hospice of Chesterfield County will sponsor a Bereavement Support Group meeting. Attendees will share memories of loved ones and discuss coping skills to help with grief.

CONTACT: Samantha Dowdy- 843-623-9155

YOUTH EMPOWERMENT SESSIONS

WHEN: 6 p.m. Wednesdays

WHERE: Rocky Branch Baptist Church

WHAT: Youth empowerment sessions and activities for ages 8-18. Transportation is available.

CONTACT: Gail Myers at 843-622-6747 or 843-672-2479; church office 843-283-8610

WORSHIP SERVICES

WHEN: 9 a.m. morning prayer, 9:45 a.m. Sunday school, 11 a.m. worship service

WHERE: Emmanuel Temple Church of Deliverance, 844 Tec Road, Cheraw

WHAT: Weekly worship services. Transportation available.

CONTACT: 843-537-7030 or 843-537-6591

CONFERENCE CALL BIBLE STUDY

WHEN: 7-8 p.m. Wednesdays

WHERE: Faith Believers Church office, 513 U.S. 1 South, Cheraw (between Cheraw Yarn Mills and WCRE)

WHAT: Live broadcast at 712-432-1500, access code 716342#.

CONTACT: Pastor Lou Esther Edwards-Brown at 843-253-6205 or 843-537-9141, or email: bygrace.louesther@aol.com

PRAYER BREAKFAST

WHEN: Second Saturday of each month 8:30 a.m.

WHERE: Westside Baptist Church Family Life Center

WHAT: Men’s prayer breakfast

BIBLE STUDY

WHEN: Monday evenings at 6:30 p.m.

WHERE: Faith Temple Church, 4044 Delta Heights Road, Wallace

WHAT: There will be a Bible “seed of faith” study for attendees and their families.

CONTACT: 843-377-9375.

CLASSIC CAR CLUB

WHEN: Second Monday at 6:30 p.m.

WHERE: Shoney’s, 905 E. Fifth St., Hartsville

WHAT: This group invites all who own or have an interest in classic cars, trucks or motorcycles to join.

CONTACT: Mike Northcutt- 843-332-5015 or 843-621-8031 or Harry Wallace- 843-332-1836 or 843-229-2923

WOODMEN MEETING

WHEN: Second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m.

WHERE: The lodge located on North Marquis Highway

WHAT: Monthly meetings for Lodges 1112 and 152. Those interested in joining can enjoy a meal and entertainment before the meetings.

CONTACT: John Briggs 843-332-6570, Harry Wallace 843-332-1836, Ron Howard 843-332-0889, or Orville Anderson 843-857-8540

AMVETS MEMBERSHIP DRIVE

WHEN: Ongoing

WHERE: Post 177, Wallace

WHAT: Membership drive. Sign up or renew your membership. All military branches welcome.

CONTACT: Earl Hood 843-439-0401, or Melvin Cohoon 843-862-5883

ANIMAL SHELTER VOLUNTEERS

WHEN: Weekly

WHERE: Chesterfield County Animal Shelter, Goodale Road, Chesterfield

WHAT: Volunteers are always needed and appreciated

CONTACT: Susan Helms, 704-361-3879

WOMEN’S SUPPORT GROUP

WHEN: Every Thursday at 3 – 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: 339 N. Page St., Chesterfield

GREATER CHERAW CHILDREN’S CHORUS, YOUTH CHORALE

WHEN: Remainder of the year, until spots are filled

WHERE: Cheraw

WHAT: Auditions for the Greater Cheraw Children’s Chorus and Youth Chorale. Call to schedule a time.

CONTACT: Karen Wilkerson, 843-601-5745

CHESTERFIELD AA

WHEN: Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday night at 8 p.m., except every third Saturday at 7 p.m. Also every Friday night at 6:30 p.m.

WHERE: Chesterfield Presbyterian Church, 209 W. Main St., Chesterfield.

WHAT: Tuesday – open discussion; Thursday – open step study; Friday- open discussion; Saturday – open Big Book. Third Saturdays – open speaker at 7 pm. Non-smoking, wheelchair accessible, child care provided.

CONTACT: 843-287-1919 or 803-285-3141

CHERAW AA

WHEN: 8 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Sundays

WHERE: Old health department, 212 Church St., Cheraw

WHAT: Monday – open Big Book study, Wednesday – open discussion, Sunday – open discussion. Last Sunday of the month there will be a speaker. All meetings are non-smoking and are wheelchair-accessible.

CONTACT: 843-287-1919 or 803-285-3141

PAGELAND AA

WHEN: Noon Mondays and Wednesdays

WHERE: Rose Memorial Church of the Nazarene, 1005 N. Pearl St., Pageland

WHAT: Open discussion meetings

CONTACT: 843-287-1919 or 803-285-3141

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY AL-ANON MEETINGS

WHEN: 8 p.m. Mondays in Cheraw; 8 p.m. Saturdays in Chesterfield.

WHAT: AL-ANON, an organization that helps families and friends of problem drinkers recover from the effects of a loved one’s drinking.

WHERE: AA Hut (old Health Department), 212 Church St., Cheraw; Chesterfield Presbyterian Church , 209 W. Main St., Chesterfield.

CONTACT: 843-287-1919 or 803-285-3141

CHESTERFIELD NA

WHEN: 8 p.m. Fridays

WHERE: Chesterfield Presbyterian Church, 212 W. Main St.

WHAT: Open discussions; guest speaker on first Friday of month. Non-smoking, wheelchair accessible.

CONTACT: 843-287-1919 or 803-285-3141

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY DEMOCRATS

WHEN: 6 p.m. First Monday of each month

WHERE: Chesterfield YMCA

WHAT: Meeting

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