18 years ago – Dottie Council, left, and Vernon Hall enjoy signing a few tunes at a Fish Fry Halloween celebration held at John McNeill’s pier. The celebration capped off a week of “Fish Fry Fridays” that raised more than $5,000 in 2000, which was divided between the Lake Waccamaw Depot Museum and Rube McCray Memorial Library.
Staff file photo by Ginger Littrell.
48 years ago – Junior Girl Scout Troop 257 held its investiture and dedication ceremony at the Methodist Church shortly before this photo ran in the Oct. 22, 1970 edition of The News Reporter. Left to right front row are Lynn Strickland, Genevieve Cartrette, Becky Stancil, Gay Long, Laurie Batten, Elise Moskow, Pam Lee, Jackie Benton, Rena Harwood, Kathy White; back row: Teresa Tyree, Sue Griffin, Joyce Holmes, Kay Strickland, Pam Evans, Myra Watts, Fay Strickland, Dina Kay Hinson. Troop leaders are Beatrice Lee and Elnora Tyree.
Staff file photo by Elgie Clemmons