Celebrating 100!

RIDGEWAY – Maxine Canzater, center front, celebrated her 100th birthday Saturday at a party given by friends and family at Purity Lodge in Ridgeway. Helping her celebrate were her children, from left: Calvin, Willie, Odell, Dorothy, James and Robert. Maxine is a member of Bethel Baptist Church and a longtime member of the Blythewood Ladies […]

‘Maxine Canzater Day’ proclaimed

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood Mayor Bryan Franklin presented a proclamation to lifelong Blythewood town resident Maxine Canzater who turned 99 on March 24, a date Franklin proclaimed Maxine Canzater Day. Born in a little house in Blythewood in 1922, Canzater was the fourth of 12 children, and later, she became the mother of 12 children. One […]