MARION, S.C. — Marion County is paying tribute to the late state Sen. Clementa Pinckney in a way designed to unite the community and honor a l…
MARION, S.C. – Nearly a decade ago, Retired Marion County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Willie B. Ellison gathered more than 200 family members, friends and fellow law enforcement officers for a candlelight vigil and remembrance ceremony. Ellison organized the vigil recognizing more than 40 individuals after their deaths, placing their photos on display on the walls of the hallway leading up to the stairs of the Marion County Museum on Willcox Avenue.
The late 42-year veteran was given a tribute of his own Tuesday night.
MARION, S.C. – More than 500 students came through the Marion County Museum last week for a look back in time with Living History Days
Sorry if the afternoon thunderstorms last week delayed or changed your plans for tripping around the county. If, for instance, you had planned to participate in the sidewalk chalk extravaganza planned by the Arts Council of Marion County, I hope you were able to attend the make-up date for that event.
MARION, S.C. – Marion County Museum director Rosanne Black said she wanted to have an appreciation and showcase an awareness of local history, greeting more than 500 students for a two-day living history program.