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Published by Shorelines Magazine, 2017-05-22 15:20:12

0617 June Shorelines

An independent lifestyle and features magazine covering the Blueway and Lakelands regions on the border of South Carolina and Georgia in beautiful Savannah Lakes Village.

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THE MACK

June at the MACK 2017
www.mccormickarts.org / 864-852-3216 / mccormickarts@gmail.com

The Barry Russell & Sandy Longshore Exhibition wife bought him a scrollsaw with which he built music boxes,
Featuring the live music of Matt Miller clocks, etc. He and his wife, Barbara, retired to Virginia where
Friday, June 2, 2017 / 6:00 - 8:00 pm Barbara needed some stained glass work done; consequently,
he learned to work with glass. Moving to Savannah Lakes
BARRY RUSSELL WAS born in Brooklyn, NY. Following Village in 2007, he enrolled in a beginning art class at Piedmont
four years in the Navy, his career included AT&T, Bell Atlantic, Tech where he met instructor Clint Scott. Clint introduced
NYNEX and Verizon. In the 1980s he built a single seat Barry to pencil sketching and paper sculpture - and he “was
airplane and learned to fly it. His interest in art began when his hooked!”

Sandra Longshore is a native Ohioan and moved to SLV with
her husband, Don, in 2003. She soon discovered the MACK
and, with encouragement from a friend, they signed up for
their first class with Clint Scott. Having an interest in drawing
and nature since childhood, Sandy feels fortunate to be able
to pursue her love of art with this gifted instructor. Painting
mostly in acrylic, she continues to search for interesting
subject matter in the great outdoors. This is the second show
Longshore has participated in at the MACK, as well as, other
exhibitions and a juried show.

ART INSTRUCTION WITH PAT MEYERS RETURNS 14th ANNUAL JURIED
PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION
Tuesday Class Dates: June 6, 13 and 20 SUBMISSIONS
Thursday Class Dates: June 8, 15 and 22
3 Week Class / Tuesday / 1:00 - 3:30 IN JUNE WE will accept
$45 Members / $50 Non-Members submissions for our 14th Annual
This class will offer basic art elements, with a focus on acrylic and watercolor Juried Photography exhibition. The
compositions. This is an ideal class for beginners and intermediate students wishing to submission dates are June 16, 17
continue regular art programming. All students are encouraged to review the supply and 19, from 10:00 am-4:00 pm. The
list online and available by request in the office. Students are encouraged to bring your opening reception will be Friday, July 7, 2017. This exhibition
own images. is open to all residents of the United States, 18 years of age
or older. Artwork must be original and completed in the last
MACK SUMMER ARTS CAMPS 2017 three years. This exhibition is limited to photography. Digital
submissions are accepted and must be submitted by June 9,
The McCormick Arts Council (MACK) is returning for 6 weeks of summer fun and 2017 at 4:00 pm. Please see the full prospectus for instructions.
creativity. This program is designed for students ages 5 - 15. Fees are $25 per week. Acceptance of digital submission does not guarantee final
Camp is offered Monday - Friday from 10:00 - 12:00. acceptance into the show or award placement.

June 12 Our National Parks July 10 Swashbuckling Adventures ADDITIONAL PROGRAMMING
June 19 Medieval Mania July 17 STEAM Rocks
June 26 Awesome World Art July 24 Catching the Sun (Eclipse Fun) ADDITIONAL PROGRAMMING IS available at the
MACK. Please register as an interested student for more
Teen Pastel / Fiber Arts camp information.
Jean Gale’s Piano Lesson - Meets weekly
The MACK Is also offering a weekly afternoon Teen Pastel / Fiber Arts camp for students Drawing with Helen Hutson - Meets weekly
ages 12 - 18. This camp is from June 12 - July 24, 2017 and will be on Art Instruction with Clint Scott - 3 week sessions /
Mondays from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. The camp fee is $5 per week or $25 for 6 weeks. alternating months
Belinda Ramsey’s Community Threads - Monthly
Don’t forget to save the date for the Summer Arts Camps Reception activities
- Friday, August 4, 2017 / 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Basket weaving, Gourds and Birdhouse projects with
Suzanne Simoneau - Monthly activities
Belinda Ramsey’s Community Threads (NEW LOCATION)

WHERE: Hickory Knob State Park (Bordeaux Room)
1591 Resort Dr. McCormick SC 29835

2nd Wednesday Class Date: June 14 / 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
4th Thursday Class Date: June 22 / 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
To register for this program’s communications list, please contact Belinda at
843-860-5403 or send an introductory email to quiltingworkshops@gmail.com
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ROD & GUN CLUB

Savannah Lakes Rod & Gun Club L-R: Dave Jones, Bill Adams, Randall Walker showing off their catch of the day.

HOLDS SPRING DINNER SEMINAR Striper Fishing on Strom Thurmond Lake

by SANDI BONAM by RANDALL WALKER & KEN WILES
ON THE SATURDAY evening of STRIPER FISHING ON Lake Thurmond is alive and well and has been picking
April 22, the Savannah Lakes Rod up for the last several weeks! I have talked to several SLV Rod & Gun club members
& Gun Club held it’s Spring Dinner who have caught some nice sized fish. Most of the larger striper that I have heard
and Seminar at the River Grille. This about were caught up toward Russell Dam. Here is a fishing trip story from Rod &
spring’s topic was “Common Birds of Gun Club member Randall Walker.
South Carolina,” presented by Lee
Belanger, a member of the Rod & Gun Each year for nearly 20 years, a group of friends gathered for a long weekend
Club. of fishing in the high mountains of Colorado. That’s how Fishbait started. People
moved and lives went on. Randall and Tracy Walker recently moved to Savannah
The evening began at 5:30 with a Lakes Village; so some of the group, along with locals and family, decided to
meet and greet social where everyone resurrect the fishing trip at Strom Thurmond reservoir this year after a 15 year
enjoyed chatting with old friends and hiatus.
new members. Dinner at 6:00 was a
delicious meal of risotto stuffed chicken Randall met Tommy Lindley a few months ago, learned of his passion for fishing
with tarragon sauce supreme and and enlisted him as a guide for April 22, 2017.
roasted red bliss potatoes prepared by
Chef John. Dave Jones and Bill Adams from Colorado, Sam Walker from the Atlanta area
and Greg Balwick, Mark Prothman and Monty Bates from Aiken, SC arrived at the
After dinner the attendees were Walker home on April 20/21, 2017.
treated to a wonderful presentation
about the birds we might encounter At 0430 on the 22nd the crew ventured into parts of the lake none of them had
every day right here in the village. Lee seen before. Two boats were utilized. The morning was slow but netted several good
talked about the Robin, Blue Bird, eaters. As the day progressed, the fishing heated up and several 7 to 10 pounders
Crow and several more. Lee is a relaxed were landed.
presenter with a vast knowledge of her
subject matter making her powerpoint Then in the early afternoon, using a Gizzard Shad and a planer board the fight
presentation almost come to life. The was on. Randall had successfully set the hook on the largest fresh water fish he had
evening passed quickly and was enjoyed ever caught. With great assistance and coaching from all those on board, a 33.62
by all in attendance. pound striper was in the net beside the boat. The fish was briefly hauled aboard for
photos and backslapping. The female fish was full of eggs; so it was decided rather
The Rod & Gun Club’s next dinner than mount it on an obscure wall, the fish was put back into the lake. Of course, this
seminar will be in late August and was done for selfish reasons as that fish will get bigger, and we know where it may
promises to be an exciting one! frequent. Maybe a record someday?

Lee Belanger giving her“Common Birds of South Carolina”
presentation.

Attendees enjoying the meet and great portion of the night. TO NEW RESIDENTS OF SLV - As a member of the SLV Rod & Gun Club you receive
a monthly newsletter that includes information about what fish are biting, where
they are being caught and what bait is producing the best results.

If you are interested in hunting, fishing, shooting skeet, shooting a hand gun on
our pistol range or many other organized activities drop a email to
kwiles@wctel.net with your name, interest and email for more information.•

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OUTDOOR ADVENTURE CLUB

Spring Bike Ride

by GLORIA BRAMBLE
WHAT DO DRAGON boat races and bike rides have
in common? They both occurred on May 6, 2017 at Lake
Olmstead near the Augusta Canal in Georgia. The Outdoor
Adventure Club had planned the annual spring bike ride
down the canal path months in advance. Their normal stop
for lunch is at Lake Olmstead. To their great delight, the
date coincided with the Goodwill Industries Dragon Races
Festival. So in addition to enjoying a 14 mile bike ride in
perfect weather, the group also got to witness dragon boat
races and sample the Asian food offered at the festival. A
great time was had by all.•

Moonlight Kayak

by LINDA McCLINTOCK
ON TUESDAY, MAY 8, 25 people met at the boat ramp
on GA 220 near Soap Creek for a moonlight kayak paddle.
This was the first of three moonlight kayak paddles the
Outdoor Adventure Club has scheduled for this summer.

The weather was perfect, and everyone was ready to
have a good time on the lake. About an hour into the
paddle, the water became as smooth as glass. All the kayaks
heading into the setting sun was an amazing sight to see.
We gathered together in a perfect spot to enjoy a gorgeous
sunset followed by a beautiful full moon. Everyone agreed
that it doesn’t get much better than what we experienced on
Tuesday evening!•
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SHORESHOTS

The 2017 Spring Bocce League
Champions:
Ron Price, Diane Price,
Darlene Kowtko,
Bob Kowtko,
with an undefeated record of 11-0.

LORENZO’S WINE CELLAR

The Wine Club’s Wine of the Month

“Sail into Summer” Wine Tasting THIS MONTH’S SELECTION is an old favorite revisited in
the 2016 vintage; Santa Margherita Pinot Grigio from Trentino
by LARRY RUSSO Alto Adige, Italy. This brand has been my favorite Pinot Grigio
ATTENTION ALL SLV Wine Club members and prospective for many years.
members! On Saturday, June 10, 2017, the SLV Wine Club
will host its “Sail Into Summer” Wine Tasting, in conjunction Santa Margherita was the first company to vinify pink Pinot
with the annual business meeting. Grigio grapes as a white wine. In this vinifying process, the
“must” does not remain in contact with the skins, thus avoiding
This wine tasting will be a block buster, featuring no fewer a “rusty” wine hue.
than 16 wines selected by event organizers
Judith Osborn and Jan Bruns, assisted by The end product is a straw-colored, dry, white wine. It has a
wine specialist Steve McKenzie and yours clean intense aroma and extra-dry taste, enhanced by the flavor
truly. Chef John will provide a delicious of Golden Delicious apples, as well as hints of mineral, quince
assortment of tapas to round out the menu. and fresh fruit. In combination these elements evolve into a
I have been asked to host a mini-bar which wine that is dry, slightly sweet with medium acidy and chocked
will comprise five of my own favorite wines, full of tangy flavors.
two reds and three whites, each priced at under
$25.00. Look for the “Lorenzo’s Favorites” Most vintages of this wine are a standard for Pinot Grigio
banner. Janet and I, assisted by our good and are usually rated in the low 90s (as is the 2016 vintage).
friends Jerry and Barbara Wishall, will be Abv for the 2016 vintage is 12.5%. This wine is excellent as
encamped behind the bar ready and willing to an aperitif and pairs well with all kinds of seafood, except
serve your choice of wine. These five selections those prepared in red sauce. It also teams nicely with salads
are just the tip of the iceberg; there will be (easy on the vinegar) and soufflés. I’ve found the best serving
more wines served at the other mini-bars temperature to be about 52 degrees F. Available at Flynns on
throughout the facility. This abundance of Maxwell in Greenwood for about $23.00.•
choices will include aperitifs, table wines and
desert wines—Something to satisfy just about Worst Pun of the Month
every taste.
Itching to get some bargains, my auntie was eager
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Savannah Lakes Village Ken McGhie with a net hang in the Monticello Hall of
Men’s Social Golf Group 65.6, and Rich Jones Fame Wall.
with a 68.5. McGhie Tournament director Dennis
MSG9 Tournament and Jones won 1st and Kase explained the rules of the
2nd place cash prizes. tournament and stated that
by RODNEY WURST Third to tenth place the handicaps used for this
THE SLV MEN’S Social Golf Group, cash prize winners tournament were 75% of the
MSG9, held its tenth “Annual Green were: Chuck Hudock, handicaps members have for
Jacket Golf Tournament” on April 7, 14, Bill McGreevy, David regular play. This rule was meant
and 21, 2017. This year we had a 2 out Merrills, Bob Divita, to provide a more equal chance
of 3 play days so that we could get more Roger Jamison, for low handicap players. Almost
players in the tournament. Tournament Tom Westgate, Mike Dennis Kase presents Green Jacket to all past tournaments were won
director, Dennis Kase set up the schedule McElwee, and Mike 2017 MSG9 Tournament Winner Ken McGhie by high handicap members so
so that we could accommodate 43
players. Vollmer. The player with the highest this reduced handicap normalized the
net, Jerry Dargis, was awarded the old opportunity for all players to compete.
The winner of the tournament is hickory walking stick. Master of Ceremonies Tom Westgate
awarded the Green Jacket to use during An awards dinner was held at the and tournament director, Dennis Kase
the next year and has their name placed River Grille at Tara on April 27 with 96 presented the gift certificate awards to
on the Paul Kleiber award plaque which players and their wives in attendance. the top ten winners and for low gross
hangs in the Monticello Clubhouse. The All enjoyed a wonderful meal and the Ken McGhie and a sympathy award to
winner also receives an honorary golf social interaction that is the founding Jerry Dargis for high net. Last year’s
towel to keep and a cash prize. principle of the MSG9 golf group. After Green Jacket winner, Don Schwarck
the dinner George Webb, Chairman of was not available so Dennis Kase
We played an 18-hole tournament at the MSG9 Steering Committee presented presented the Green Jacket to this year’s
Monticello on three successive Fridays. certificates to long term members winner Ken McGhie along with the
The 43 members of the Group played including a 20-year certificate to Al honorary golf towel for the 2017 winner.
9 holes two of the three days. The 43 Cauther and 10- year certificates to Mike Thanks to Dennis Kase who ran the
members of the Group played 9 holes McElwee, Rod Wurst, Larry Yeaster and tournament, the Dinner Committee of
two of the three days in the tournament. Neil Reichard. George also presented a Dave Menard and GordieWaine and
This year, two of our newer members new plaque honoring Al Cauther for his all who helped to make this another
had great scores, including the winner 20 years of membership in the MSG9 wonderful event for the MSG9 Golf
group. This plaque will honor all 20 year Group.•
members of the MSG9 group and will

GOLF COMMITTEE

RULES Warning radius of our courses. This is for your safety, please follow this
rule.
by JOHN RHOADS TRASH
THERE ARE TO be no casual walkers on SLV golf courses We are seeing more and more trash in the form of cigarette and
during business hours of 7:30 am to 5:00 pm. This rule is for cigar butts and paper. These are your courses. They are among
your safety. Unless you just love pain, to be hit by a golf ball the most beautiful in the CSRA. Please keep them that way.
moving upwards of 100 miles per hour is not a fun thing.
Casual walking is allowed outside the golfing hours on the ETIQUETTE WARNING
CART PATHS ONLY!!! We have received word that groups are pushing and even
hitting into other groups. This will not be tolerated. If
We are seeing more people walking their dogs on the courses. hitting into other groups continues, severe penalties will be
Dogs are to be on a leash and walked on the cart paths or on administered. Please do not make this necessary.
the non-fairway side of the cart paths. Dog walkers are to carry
doggie bags for their dog’s droppings if droppings should occur. TWOSOMES
It is extremely rude and arrogant to believe that the rest of If you are going out as a twosome, please be aware that your
us desire to view your dog’s droppings. If this rule cannot be round may be longer than you were expecting. A great idea
abided by, the Golf Committee will recommend the courses be would be to ask the golf shop to pair you up with another
closed to dog walking. twosome. This contributes greatly to pace of play.

WEATHER WARNING KUDOS
Both SLV golf courses have a SIREN weather warning system Speaking of pace of play, we have published several articles
which works: on this subject. Most of you have done an incredible job of
maintaining the appropriate pace of play. Thank you so much
1 Long Blast, TAKE COVER for your participation in making your and everyone else’s play
3 Short Blasts, LEAVE YOUR POSITION ON THE COURSE more pleasurable.•
IMMEDIATELY

This warning activates if lightening strikes within a 5-mile

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With Sign: Bet Dombrowski with daughter Betsy Fiske, (left) and Marie Reed, Rich’s niece (right) Rich Dombrowski

McCormick Lions Club’s
19th Annual Golf Classic

by TOM WESTGATE 1st Place Winners: Rod Morris, Charles Faulconer, Keith Wise,
ONDAY THE 27th of March was a beautiful day for Rick Hogg
the McCormick Lions Club’s 19th Annual Golf Classic.
This year’s event was dedicated to the memory of Rich 2ndPlace Winners: Richard Voytek, Pete Benedetto,
Dombrowski who was a proud and serving Lion. Rich John McGuigan, Larry Slater
not only led many of the Lions’ projects but also was
instrumental in the McCormick Children’s Home, as 3rdPlace Winners: Don Bruns,Jack Osborn, Tom Knowlson,
well as, delivering Meals on Wheels and a variety of Terry Egan (not pictured)
other civic and social duties. With a field of 120 golfers
and an awards dinner that drew 158, it was one of the Lions’ most successful Dressed in matching outfits, a team celebrates getting their putt
tournaments. A hallmark of the Lions’ outing are some fun challenges on through the toilet seat!
three of the holes: a flag missing from one hole, a toilet seat surrounding the
cup on another hole that required the golfers to putt through it to finish and a
hole that demanded the golfers use a hockey stick as a putter. The golfers also
had chances for big prizes, including a new car from Gary Russ Chevrolet in
Greenwood and a new Club Car golf cart provided by TSA of Augusta. A hole-
in-one was recorded by Todd Torchia of Augusta, and he won a watch from
H.H. Turner Jewelers.
The winning teams were:
1st place: Rod Morris, Charles Faulconer and Keith Wise and Rick Hogg
2nd place: Richard Voytek, Pete Benedetto, John McGuigan and Larry Slater
3rd place: Don Bruns, Jack Osborn, Tom Knowlson and
Terry Egan (not pictured)
Bet Dombrowski, Rich’s widow and also an active Lion, formed a team with
her daughter Betsy Fiske and family members Marie & Jeff Reed who came
from Atlanta. Bet was honored recently for her work on the Lions’ Fundraising
project of selling knit blankets which depicted McCormick County landmarks.
The funds raised by the Golf Tournament will support the Lions’ Sight and
Hearing programs in McCormick, provide scholarships at the local high school
and help many other worthy local projects and programs.
The Lions are the largest service organization in the world. Next year will be
the 100th anniversary of Lionism and the 90th year of the McCormick Lions
Club. McCormick Lions hold their general meetings once a month at Hickory
Knob and are always accepting new members, men and women, into the club.
For further information please contact Dave Merrill’s (864) 391-4480.•

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215 Brandon Drive - $265,000 313 Spike Horn Lane - $184,900 104 Hearne Place - $387,000 411 Charles Place - $199,900
4 BR / 3 BA 3,220 sq ft INTERIOR 3 BR / 3 BA 1,864 sq ft INTERIOR 3 BR / 2.5 BA 4,377sq ft INTERIOR 3 BR / 2 BA 1,200 sq ft LAKE VIEW

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WOMEN’S GOLF ASSOCIATION

“Birdies and Bonnets” “Silver and Gold, Let’s Make New Friends”
Member-Guest Tournament
by MARY BUSHMAKER 
THE SLV WGA is  just barely into its third month of the by MARY BUSHMAKER
official season, and  there has been a lot of excitement. The
ladies have attended events away from SLV and managed THE WGA HAS put another event in the history books.   To
to either come home as winners or placed in their  flights. continue its Silver Anniversary celebration, the Member-Guest
Having won or placed in their flights at CSRA, WSCGA, theme for 2017 was “Silver and Gold, Let’s make new Friends.”
Ridge Seniors or  InterClub, the SLV ladies proved they are The success of the event was due to the 72 players (all 18 holes
still on top of their games. How great that there are so many were filled), Bob and his SLV Pro Shop staff,  Chef John and
advantages in South Carolina with such a variety of events to his staff and the Member-Guest Committee headed by Denise
attend. While these ladies get a chance to show off their skills Uitto and Marianne Samenko. WGA members invited their
on the road, they are also playing very well at home. To date friends from local clubs, other cities in South Carolina and
there have been lots of birdies, several elusive eagles and a hole- some good friends from out of state to come and celebrate with
in-one. With all the growth in Savannah Lakes Village, we are them. Mother Nature gave everyone a great day for practice
fortunate to have new ladies join the WGA. and followed up the next day with very comfortable weather
for the tournament.   
The WGA has many special events during its season. On  Members and their guests “Success is the only
their April 13 regular play day, the 9-Hole members held a started Wednesday with practice word that can be used
“Birdies and Bonnets” team contest using colored balls as eggs rounds on a special course set
to celebrate Easter. They not only showed off their talents on up for the event and followed
the course but also their best party hats! up that evening with great for this ‘Silver and
entertainment from Rhonda Gold’ Member Guest
With the fast start to the season, there is still more to McDaniel at the River Grille. Tournament.”
look forward to. The WGA events are Presidents Cup, Pictures were taken of members
18/9 Invitational where the 18-hole players invite a with their guests. There were
9-hole member to join them, WGA Member/Member appetizers, a special “Silver & Gold” drink,  and dare I say, lots
Event, the WGA/MGA Challenge and end the season of dancing, laughing and celebrating with old and new friends.
Thursday the ladies started the morning with an assortment of
with the WGA championship.  WGA members also breakfast goodies prepared by the WGA Baking Committee,
participate in SLV club warmed up on the driving range and putting green; and the
events scheduled by event was kicked off just a little earlier than posted by Bob,
the SLV Pro Shop and Kathy and Gareth. The early start was to try and fool Mother
the Golf Committee. Nature so the ladies could finish before the predicted rain
Your golf sticks started. Gareth added a little extra boost to all the teams with
never take a rest an assisted shot on a par 3 hole. After the tournament, all
at Savannah Lakes were treated to an assortment of pasta salads and a delicious
Village. mushroom soup. Success is the only word that can be used for
this “Silver and Gold” Member Guest Tournament.
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items and to the members and their traveling friends for making
this another WGA memory.  This “Silver” event certainly had a
“Gold” lining.•


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MEN’S GOLF ASSOCIATION

Past Presidents in attendance he MGA/WGA
PRESIDENTS CUP at
MGA/WGA Tara on May 11 began
this year’s festivity with a
“PRESIDENTS honorary breakfast for all
CUP” past Presidents of the MGA
and WGA. The former presidents were
by FRANK COMPARATO honored for their dedicated service to
the men and women’s golf programs at
Sponsors Tony Gallo & Kyle Ware Breakfast for Past Presidents Savannah Lakes Village. The countless
hours and dedication that each past
president has contributed has ensured
the continuation of the Savannah Lakes
MGA/WGA golf programs. These
programs are an integral part of a golfer’s
life at Savannah Lakes Village.
Past Presidents of WGA & MGA
in attendance were: Kathie Essex
-1999; Linda Wakefield -2001; Sue
Johnson –2002; Heidi Martin -2007;
Ken Bastow- 2007 & 2011; Kris
Adden-2008; Don Rice-2008; John
Rhoads-2010; Pat Ouellette-2010;
Kelly Geisel-2011; Ray Tarnosky-2011;
Michael Payne-2013; Lynne
Oldford-2013; Carol McKloskey-2014;
Don Smallwood-2014&2015; April
Meehan-2017; Paul Dehlinger-2016 &
2017.
Following the breakfast 103 members
of the MGA / WGA took to the
course for the “Presidents Cup Golf
Tournament.” The weather was perfect
and this year’s format was 2 best balls of
a 4 person mixed team. The competition
was friendly and fun providing many
memorable moments. First and second
places were awarded cash prizes in four
flights.
The “Presidents Cup Tournament”
ended with a special festive get together
of all participants enjoying chicken
wings, drinks and special prizes provided
by our sponsor Kyle Ware and Tony
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TENNIS/PICKLEBALL COMMITTEE

by LANA SNELLGROVE Tennis/Pickleball Mixer through November on the last Saturday
An exciting aspect of both the pickleball Saturday, April 29, was the first Tennis/ of the month except for November and
and tennis programs at Savannah Lakes Pickleball Mixer of the year. Thirty- are hosted by volunteer players under
Village is the wide variety of skill levels one enthusiastic tennis and pickleball McDonald’s leadership. “We had a lot
exhibited by folks who play the games. players and supporters gathered at of fun. There was a good mix of people,”
Many of us had played the sports before the RC for round robin play and added McDonald.
moving to Savannah Lakes; others decided a delicious “potluck” lunch. Bill Volunteers
to take up tennis or pickleball in retirement McDonald, social chair for the Tennis/ Volunteers are a strong base for any
when more time was available, and others Pickleball Committee, pointed out to program, and tennis and pickleball are
living nearby were excited about playing me, “SLV has the best cooks around!” no exception. Charlie Athorn works with
on a regular basis. The monthly mixers take place April

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a group on Thursday morning at 8:00 teams is evidence that these programs are April Mixer attendees
giving pickleball instruction to beginners increasing pickleball and tennis play. Join The Play
and players working on improving their Ladies Beginner/Intermediate Anyone interested in any or perhaps all
basic skills. “We average about 10-12 Pickleballgroup three of these groups can join the play by
people with one or two new players every On Tuesday morning at 8:00, a Ladies making a reservation in the online system
week,” said Athorn. Linda Stout, one of Beginner/Intermediate Pickleballgroup or by calling the RC if instructions are
the regular attendees praised Athorn for has a standing reservation needed on using the system. “Having
his good instruction. “We have fun—no (SRG). Everyone one is welcome. fun” came up with all of the folks I
pressure. Everyone plays at his or her NenaDeArment is the contact person interviewed. I was not surprised. What
own level. When higher level players (864-602-3523) for this group. “We have could be more fun than spending several
attend, beginners improve by playing about 6-7 players who attend weekly, hours playing tennis or pickleball with
with them.” but there are new ladies who have never really great people?
Green Netters played before.” When I asked how
Linda Stout also attends the program the group differed from the Thursday
for new tennis players called Green group, she chuckled as she explained,
Netters. This group meets on Tuesday “Learn as we play. No formal instruction,
morning at 10:00 under the leadership but players who attend and have had
of Mike Lusby. Working with the new more experience are willing to share
ball machine and encouraging the the basics as we play.” DeArment is
participants to play, Lusby works with new to pickleball since moving to SLV
these new players, as well as others who from Michigan; however, she sounds
attend, in order to sharpen their skills. as though she “has caught the bug” like
Stout again emphasized that the Green many others.
Netters provided “good fun, training,
and improved skills.” Seeing several of
the Green Netters gain the confidence
to play intramurals and to join USTA

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TENNIS POTPOURRI

by GEORGE McKEE First Ball In. Most players here in SLV it is a standard procedure. Since it is a
Happenings. With the summer are taking their practice serves before courtesy call by the receiver it seems
temperatures already upon us, we a match begins but there are some that there should be a request by the server.
can look forward to serious tennis still take “First Ball In”(FBI). Code 4. Rule interpretations? Is a service let
competition here in SLV, as well as Warm-up serves are taken before first serve of during FBI considered good and the next
throughout the Northern Hemisphere. the match. Since there are no official rules serve is back to regular tennis or does
GATA for locals and Roland-Garros is for FBI it is up to the people playing FBI continue? Should the server try a
going on now, Wimbledon starts July to determine what is allowed. A few trick shot during FBI since it is designed
3, and US Open begins late August. Do don’t request it, they announce FBI and to help the server get the game started?
you remember last year’s winners? See commence serving. We have those that How many tries should the server be
the end of this article. announce it for themselves and others allowed?
if the server misses the first serve, as if Service. Code 30. Delays during service.
When the server’s second service motion
is interrupted by a ball coming onto the
court, the server is entitled to two serves.
When there is a delay between the first
and second serves: a) The server gets
one serve if the server was the cause of
the delay; b) The server gets two serves
if the delay was caused by the receiver
or if there is outside interference. The
time it takes to clear a ball that comes
onto the court between the first and
second serves is not considered sufficient
time to warrant the server receiving two
serves unless this time is so prolonged
as to constitute an interruption. The
RECEIVER is the judge of whether
the delay is sufficient to justify giving
the server two serves. In doubles either
partner can offer 2 serves. Agreement of
teammate is preferred.
Heard on the court. Player A serves
to player B and it is a fault. Player B
takes a wild swing and returns the ball
back over the net, careens off the back
fence and rolls back into the court out
of reach of the server which means it
has to be retrieved before he can serve.
After returning to the service line, the
server asks, “How many serves do I get?”
Player B says “Second serve.” Player A
“What about the delay to retrieve your
unnecessary shot?” B responds, “Forgot
about that, take two.”
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Pets of the Month

BERT

FUN. THAT’S HOW my friends describe me. I liven up any party. My name is Bert and I’m a hound dog
through and through. And yes, I even sound like a hound dog. I enjoy being loved on and given the
chance, I’ll try to get up in your lap a little bit. That’s not easy to do at 65 pounds but if you love me, you’ll
understand my need to show love without any of that licking. And I’m smart. I can catch a treat in midair.
I also enjoy being outside so I need some room to run and a good fence to keep me home. Not a chain
link fence because I’m smart, like I said. As far as other dogs, I’m curious and I like to meet them and I’m
fine being around them. Did I tell you I’m 3 years old? That means I’m full grown so no surprises. What
you see is what you get. If I sound like a good match for you, call up the folks at the HSMC and tell them
you are ready to add some fun to your life.

BOB

DON’T FALL FOR that hogwash – black cats are beautiful, exotic creatures and will surely bring you
good luck. I know because I am one. I’m rather handsome with my shiny coat and white star on my
chest. They named me Bob because they had to dock my tail due to a trauma so now I have a cute
“bobtail” of just an inch. The whole incident makes me a little cautious but I love being petted. When
I’m in the mood, I will gladly flop over on my side for more petting. I’m that type of cat. I’ll let you know
when I’m ready for one on one attention. Don’t get me wrong, I’m friendly and will sit next to you. I’d
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OUTDOORS | Nature

Painted Bunting: A Miniature Rainbow Washington, north to Alberta and across southern Canada to
the Maritime Provinces and east to Bermuda.
by LEE BELANGER
Master Naturalist Painted Buntings are primarily ground seedeaters,
switching to insects during breeding season when they catch
IF YOU SPOT a male Painted Bunting, you may think it’s grasshoppers, beetles, spiders, wasps and flies. They even dive
a parrot or exotic rainforest bird, but this colorful finch is a into spider webs to steal bugs. Bird feeders attract them in both
South Carolina native. By age two, males mature into a brilliant breeding and winter locations.
coat of blue, green, yellow, and red. Females and immature
males called greenies are a distinctive yellow/green with a pale Courtship begins as males sing and spread tail-feathers like a
eye-ring and are difficult to tell apart. (Continue reading for SC male turkey. They fiercely defend their territory, fighting rivals
viewing sites). by pecking and striking them with their wings occasionally
ending in a death. Although mostly monogamous, two females
There are two distinct populations of this migratory songbird: may nest in one male’s territory. Once paired, both sexes look
western birds inhabit the southern Great Plains and Texas for nesting sites 3-6 feet high in dense shrubs.
while eastern birds live primarily along coastal North Carolina,
and parts of South Carolina and Georgia. There is little overlap In only two days, the female completes a nest by weaving
between breeding and wintering areas. stems, grasses, and occasionally paper or rags together binding
the materials with spider webs. Up to five eggs hatch in twelve
In northern South Carolina, Painted Buntings live primarily days. The female feeds the hatchlings until she starts another
on barrier islands and along the coast. In southeastern South nest when the male takes over.

Carolina and in eastern Georgia this Because of their beauty, hunters illegally catch and sell
population extends inland to Aiken and buntings as cage birds, particularly in Mexico and Caribbean,
Edgefield counties in South Carolina and in stressing a small but stable population. Places like Huntington
Georgia from Columbia County southward. Beach SC, and Skidaway Island GA state parks set out bird
Breeding occurs in South Carolina from feeders near dense scrub to encourage nesting. Flocks return
April into September. By October, the birds each year where park visitors can easily observe both sexes
migrate to southern Florida, the Bahamas feeding. If you are interested in preserving these exquisite
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every DEVOTIONS

Welcome to The Value of Experience
Lutheran Church By The Lake by REV. KINSLER
NE OF THE rich blessings of living in Savannah Lakes Village
Highway 378 & Twelve Oaks Drive is the treasure trove of life experience that is lying beneath the
surface of our community. The real gold mines in McCormick are
Sunday Morning - 8:15 & 10:15am the fascinating people who have mesmerizing stories to tell. You
Sunday School Adults - 9:15am don’t have to dig very deep before you discover a mother lode of
characters, -- teachers to preachers, entrepreneurs to corporate executives, free
Youth Fellowship Wednesday - 4:15pm spirits to military veterans, financiers to laborers, and so many more.
Recently I found a gem of a fellow in Denny Lemaster. (He lives on the
Pastor Jim Kinsler Georgia side of the lake, but it is close enough to count.) You might not
864-391-3000 recognize his name, but the first time I was introduced to him, I knew who
lcbtl@wctel.net he was immediately. I lived in Atlanta in 1966 when the Braves moved from
Milwaukee. Denny was a pitcher for the Braves. As a matter of fact I have a
“Building relationships with God and neighbors” game program from my eleventh birthday in 1966 when my father took me to
the Braves game. Denny’s picture is in the program and he autographed it for
Sun 11 am me a few years ago. After he signed the program he invited me to come back
The Rev. Robert Sayer, pastor and visit.
Well, it took me a while but the other day I stopped by Denny’s and struck
3:30 - 4:30 gold! We sat and talked for a couple of hours. He told me stories about Phil
Niekro, Eddie Matthews, Joe Torre, Hank Aaron, Warren Spahn, Roberto
Clemente, Greg Maddox, and Joe DiMaggio (all Hall of Famers). The story
I treasured the most was the story about how he started playing baseball. He
was a poor kid living in a rural setting on a dairy farm in California. His family
didn’t have enough money to buy a baseball glove, so he was watching the other
boys play. A man came up and told him to join in the game. Denny explained
his circumstance, so the man went home and brought him a glove to use. Even
though Denny was left handed he learned to use the right handed glove, he
learned he had a talent for the game, and he learned to love baseball. From that
unlikely beginning Denny became a major league pitcher.
Denny’s experience reminded me of another young boy from the pages of the
Bible who used his humble rural beginnings in a memorable way. In 1 Samuel
17 we read about the young shepherd David as he goes up against the giant
Goliath. David convinces King Saul he is capable of the challenge by saying,
“Your servant has been keeping his father’s sheep. When a lion or a bear came
and carried off a sheep from the flock, I went after it, struck it, and rescued the
sheep from its mouth.” So David uses his experience as a shepherd and his skill
with a sling to slay the enemy of Israel, the Philistine Goliath.
I would like to ask you to reflect upon your unusual and unlikely encounters
in life. Answer this simple question, “How has your life experience prepared
you to be used by God?” Now keep your eyes open because God values your
experience and will use it to help the Kingdom of God come in our midst.•

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES Savannah Lakes Village
and the McCormick area
Sunday Wednesday
9:45 am Sunday School 6:30 pm Kids Community Outreach have several places of
worship for community
10:45 am Morning Worship Kids Choir, Youth Service*
involvement and
Kids Church 7:00 pm Adult Bible Study spiritual needs.
Please reference the
6:00 pm Evening Worship 8:00 pm Sanctuary Choir Practice* advertisements included
on this page to learn more.
Royal Rangers, Mpact Girls*

Co-Pastors

Lanis J. Lewis & Terry K. Bonds

*Contact church office for summer schedule

328 May Avenue w P.O. Box 457 w Lincolnton, Ga. 30817 w (706) 359-7237
www.firstaglincolnton.org w office@firstaglincolnton.org

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MARKETPLACE

Shoes • Handbags • Jewelry 115 S. Main Street Stop in and browse our
McCormick, SC wide selection of items
Bootery Inc. ~ Fine Ladies Footwear (864) 852-3216 including pottery, baskets,
Since 1953 • Personal Service Available mccormickarts.org
birdhouses, purses,
Call 864.229.1514 Mon - Sat: 10am - 4pm walking sticks, note cards,

Located in Uptown Greenwood, SC at kaleidoscopes, soaps,
Hampton Place Shopping Center (next to Montaque’s) lotions, jewelry, stained

glass, scarves, books
and more!

SMITH’S Personal Injury Complete Lawn Maintenance Mowing
TERMITE & Hedge Trimming
PEST CONTROL Real Estate • WEEKLY / BI-WEEKLY Edging/Weedeating
• FREE ESTIMATES
BUG OUT Family Law Fall Clean Ups
WITH OUR INSPECTION & TREATMENTS
Wills HOME POWER
GREENWOOD 943-1793 • ABBEVILLE 366-9663 100 East Pickens Street P.O. Box 805 WASHING
FREE 10% OFFTERMITE Abbeville, SC 29620 | Office 864.366.5400
INSPECTION 8 cents / square foot
ANY SERVICE www.hiteandstone.com
Call Michael

(803) 480-3977

New customers only. Must present coupon. Expires 7/8/17. New customers only. Must present coupon. Expires 7/8/17.

PERRY BROWN, OWNER 183 Price Mill Rd. JaBo’s Doggie Motel
Licensed and Insured Parksville, SC 29844
Home: 864-333-2591
• On-Site Protection & Loving
Cell: 706-825-2032
Personalized Care (24/7)

• Daily Exercise Outdoors

BROWNS MECHANICAL SERVICE, LLC (New 6-ft High Fenced In Play Area)

Commercial & Residential Heating and Air Conditioning Your Pampered Pet’s • Care for Special Needs Pets
Home-Away-from-Home! (Experienced in Giving Medications)
Sales and Service www.scbreedersjabokennels.com • Clean Climate Controlled
Environment (Heat & Air)
Preventative Maintenance Contracts
Call (864) 993-8482 or (864) 746-5525
Emergency Services Available

AN INDEPEDENT DEALER 1110 Puckett Town Rd, Bradley, SC 29819

McCormick Electric Mart The McCray House 117 Anthony Street
Lincolnton, GA 30817
Heating and Cooling, Electric (864) 852-3480 Normal Hours
Austin Sherman Thurs - Sat 10am to 5pm 706-359-5330
Owner 4064 Hwy 378
368 Lethe Road West McCormick Private Parties accepted OPEN
McCormick SC 29835 Monday thru Saturday Monday - Saturday
c: 864-378-1513 For 12 or more people 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
h: 864-391-4094
austin.sherman1200@gmail.com Unique Gift Shop BEST CHICKEN & CATFISH IN TOWN!!

Visit our website! www.mccrayhouse.com | Call for reservations TLMTLM TOWING Car Care & Detailing
SavannahShorelines.com 4188 Hwy 378 W, McCormick, SC
24 Hour Towing
• Learn about the Current Issue
• View the entire We Specialize In
Auto Repair, Oil Changes, Tire Rotation
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• Download our Detailing: Cars, SUV’s, Boats, RV’s
Free Diagnostics, Pickup and Deliveries
Ad Rates Package Satisfaction Guaranteed
• and more! For Service Call (864) 992-4200 • (864) 434-4203
Formerly known as McCormick Car Detail and Pressure Washing
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Home Remodeling • Licensed and Bonded Sali’s Home Repair
e-mail: rspratlinconst@gmail.com
phone: 706-318-2277 Painting • Driveways
Carpentry • Masonry
154 North Peachtree St., Lincolnton, GA 30817 Landscaping • and more!

LINCOLNTON OUTDOORS, LLC Call (864) 980-2174

1015 McCormick Hwy PAUL L. AGNEW Dr. Darren C. Lewis • 23 years of experience
Lincolnton, GA 30817
ATTORNEY AT LAW Gentle instrument adjusting or hands on manipulation
706-359-5928 New patients welcome • Most insurance accepted
Wills & Estate Planning • Real Estate • Personal Injury
GET NOTICED! 105 Cherry St, Abbeville, SC
105 COURT SQUARE PHONE 864.366.8348 (864) 366-4002 • drdclewis@wctel.net
Call today! P.O. BOX 98 FAX 864.366.8569
Mon, Tues, Wed, & Fri 8:00-12:00 & 1:00-5:30
(864) 391-3030 ABBEVILLE, SC 29620 Thurs 8:00-1:00

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RENTALS Fun at the Lake QUARLES LAKE COTTAGE Aerial view of Savannah Lakes Village
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NANDINA - 1906 HSF –3 bed, 2 bath, and study

$228,000

Offered by Capital Home Builders

Room sizes and square footages are approximate. Lot Selection: Choose from our builder
Pricing, floor plans and elevations are subject to change. approved handpicked lake, golf or
Landscaping not included. interior lots.
Price based on slab on grade construction. Builders Warranty: Built and warrantied by
LOCAL SLV builder: Capital Home Builders.
Includes: Appliances, Granite Countertops,
Hardwood and Tile Flooring, Custom
Kitchen Cabinets, Fiber Cement Siding, and
Stone or Brick Accents.
Interior Design: Utilize our in-house
interior designer to help select finishes and
paint colors.
Custom Design Upgrade: You like the
plan but desire small or large changes. No
problem. Just ask.
Build it on your lot: Ask us for a quote to
put this home on your lot.
Upgrade suggestions: Screen in the porch,
upgrade the insulation package, or lay
hardwoods in the master bedroom.

www.CapitalHB.com


Self Medical Group

{ }Healthcare. Connected.
Primary Care Internal Medicine • Laurens Advanced Research Associates Western Carolina Psychiatric
22580 Highway 76 East, Suite 200, 3410 Cokesbury Road, Hodges Associates
Family Healthcare • Clinton Laurens (864) 943-2416 1033 Edgefield St., Greenwood
22580 Highway 76 East, Suite 100, (864) 833-0055 Advanced Surgical Associates (864) 227-3908
Laurens Internal Medicine of the Piedmont 160 Academy Ave., Greenwood
(864) 833-5986 104 Liner Drive, Greenwood (864) 223-8090 Urgent Care
Family Healthcare • Edgefield (864) 227-1115
200 Ridge Medical Plaza, Edgefield Occupational Health Services Self Medical Center • Laurens Express Medical Care • Greenwood
(803) 637-3146 105 Vine Crest Court 300, Greenwood 23013 Highway 76 East, Laurens 102 Rock Creek Blvd., Greenwood
Family Healthcare • Greenwood (864) 223-6625 (864) 223-8090 or (864) 725-5020
116 Venture Court, Greenwood 1-800-233-5733 Express Medical Care • Laurens
(864) 725-5594 23013 Highway 76 East, Laurens Advanced Spine and 22580 Highway 76 E ast, Suite 300,
Family Healthcare • Newberry (864) 939-1078 Neurosurgical Associates Laurens
2605 Kinard St., Suite 200, Newberry Pediatric Associates • Greenwood 115 Academy Ave., Greenwood (864) 939-1070
(803) 405-1900 102 Katie Court, Greenwood (864) 725-7780
Family Healthcare • Ninety Six (864) 943-4279 Self Medical Center • Laurens Hospital Care
103 Little Mountain Road, Ninety Six Transitional Care Clinic 22580 Highway 76 East, Suite 201,
(864) 543-3515 410 Epting Ave., Greenwood Laurens Advanced Emergency Physicians
Family Healthcare • North Greenwood (864) 725-7880 (864) 833-0055 1325 Spring St., Greenwood
3410 Cokesbury Rd., Hodges Advanced Vascular Associates (864) 725-4799
(864) 227-2099 Specialty Care 160 Academy Avenue, Greenwood Advanced Oncology Hematology
Family Healthcare • Savannah Lakes (864) 223-8090 1325 Spring St., Greenwood
207 Holiday Road, McCormick Advanced Cardiology Associates 23013 Highway 76 East, Laurens (864) 725-7100
(864) 391-5011 421 Epting Ave., Greenwood (864) 833-0350 Advanced Radiation Oncology
Family Healthcare • North Saluda (864) 227-6818 Advanced Wound Healing 1325 Spring St., Greenwood
595 Newberry Highway, Saluda 138 Wells Ave., Greenwood (864) 725-4741
(864)445-2500 Savannah Lakes Medical Center (864) 725-4138 Hospital Medicine Specialists
Family Healthcare • South Saluda 207 Holiday Road, McCormick Greenwood Pain Management 1325 Spring St., Greenwood
102 RL Sawyer MD Drive, Saluda (864) 391-8652 1325 Spring Street, Greenwood (864) 725-4272
(864) 445-2173 Self Medical Center • Laurens (864) 725-4095 Neonatology Specialists
Family Healthcare • Tower Pointe 23013 Highway 76 East, Laurens Orthopaedic Associates of the 1325 Spring St., Greenwood
105 Vinecrest Court #600, Greenwood (864) 833-4254 Lakelands (864) 725-4449
(864) 227-2900 Family Healthcare • Edgefield 102 Gregor Mendel Circle, Greenwood Behavioral Medicine Specialists
Family Healthcare • Ware Shoals 200 Medical Ridge Plaza, Edgefield (864) 229-2663 1325 Spring St., Greenwood
157B South Greenwood Avenue Ext., (803) 637-3146 103 Commercial Drive, Abbeville (864) 725-4111
Ware Shoals Family Healthcare • Newberry Edgefield County Hospital
(864) 456-3447 2605 Kinard St., Suite 200, Newberry 300 Medical Ridge Plaza, Edgefield
Family Healthcare • West Greenwood (803) 597-4035 Self Medical Center • Laurens
1228 Highway 72 West, Greenwood Advanced Cardiothoracic Surgery 22580 Highway 76 East, Suite 200,
(864) 943-0549 105 Vinecrest Ct., Suite 500, Greenwood Laurens
Internal Medicine of Greenwood (864) 725-7900 Savannah Lakes Medical Center
115 Overland Drive, Greenwood Advanced Pulmonology Associates 207 Holiday Road, McCormick
(864) 227-6641 105 Vine Crest Court, Suite 1000,
Greenwood
(864) 725-3350

104 Wells Avenue, Suite 103, Greenwood, S.C. 29646 Self Medical Group, the physician affiliate of Self Regional Healthcare, provides a team of
(864) 725-7474 • Fax (864) 725-4389 family physicians and specialists, nurses and specially trained staff, all working together
for your health. We provide access to advanced diagnostics and specialty services, and the
resources of the area’s largest healthcare provider. 05.19.17


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