My father had terminal lung cancer. He fought like a Spartan at Thermopylae, his body riddled with chemo and radiation, his stomach filled with macrobiotic foods lovingly prepared by my mother, his mind steeped in the defiance of death as exhibited by Dylan Thomas who wrote the words that were buried with him, in his coffin:
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HEMINGWAY, S.C. – St. Mark AME Church will host an interest day next month for the Sparkle Nation Mentoring Program for girls.
DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Eric Blackburn, a native from Darlington, has been coming to the Bojanges Southern 500 races for about 10 years.
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HARTSVILLE, S.C. -- Erica Chapman has lived in Hartsville for 34 years. She has been a hairstylist for 14 1/2 years and has spent the last eight with Shear Perfection Beauty Salon. She is married to Mark, and she enjoys going to the lake in her free time.
DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Belly-rub central, that's where you’ll find me. I just love chilling with my person, draping across their lap and getting petted all over. In fact, when I see my person coming I get so excited I stop, drop and roll and get supper wiggly. Other dogs are OK in my book; I like to invite them to join in my playtime.
HARTSVILLE,S.C. -- A native of Hartsville, Alexis Byrd is a graduate of Hartsville High School. After finishing high school, she enlisted in the military and served in the U.S. Navy at Virginia Beach for four years. For nearly a year, she has worked at the Hartsville Memorial Library. She is the mother of two children, Hayden and Olivia. She is married to Phillip Byrd, and her hobby is reading.