Griffin, McKenrick sworn in

Blythewood Magistrate Diedra Hightower administered the oath of office to returning Blythewood town council member Sloan Griffin, III, left, with his wife Tinnelle and their son Tristan, and to newly elected council member Rich McKenrick, right, with his wife Theresa. Larry Griffin: I Do Think This Council Can Rebound BLYTHEWOOD – After warm goodbyes all […]

Diamond Invitational underway

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood baseball team finished the Region 4-5A slate of games in strong fashion, with series sweeps over Irmo, Sumter, and Spring Valley, and taking two out of three games against Lugoff-Elgin. Now the Bengals set their sights on the South Carolina Diamond Invitational, which opened Wednesday. “We’re going to have some really […]

Stitching History Together

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood Historical Society unveiled two community quilts last week – a children’s quilt and an adult quilt – that were begun during the Town’s Black History event in February and finished in May. Unveiling the adult quilt during a ceremony held at the Langford-Nord House are, from left, Historical Society President Jim […]

Blythewood Town Council

BLYTHEWOOD – Stepping down after four years helping guide the Town, Councilman Tom Utroska was bid farewell by the Mayor, his fellow Council members and many friends who attended the meeting. Next, Blythewood Magistrate Josef Robinson swore in Councilman Larry Griffin for a second term, assisted by his wife Leanora and their grandson, Jordan Frazier. […]