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This year’s essay theme is “Why electing a Democratic governor in 2014 is crucial for South Carolina.”
Graduating high school seniors and undergraduate college students who are registered to vote in Horry County are eligible to enter to win one of two $1,000 scholarships.
Essays must be received no later than April 14. The contest application and a complete set of rules and criteria are available at the DWCHC website, www.dwchc.com. Information also can be obtained by calling essay committee chair Milly Vaughn at firstname.lastname@example.org.
As in past years, a booklet containing all the winning essays will be published, with ad sales in the booklet and other fundraising activities of the council going to support the scholarships.
For more information about the scholarship contest, booklet, contact Sally P. Howard at 455-1936 or SallyPHoward@aol.com.2014 Galivants Ferry Stump Speaking
The Galivants Ferry Stump, which has been held biennially for more than 138 years, is considered the oldest and largest “Stump Speaking” in the nation. The Stump will follow the traditional festival format of bluegrass music and clogging starting at 4:30 p.m. The actual “speaking” will begin at 6:00 p.m. featuring all local and state Democratic candidates. A national keynote speaker will be announced when confirmed.
For information contact Sally P. Howard 455-1936