ORANGEBURG OUT OF THE PAST

Student Nursing Class of 1928: This past week has been National Nurses Week. From 1919 to 1988 the Regional Medical Center conducted a school of nursing. It was the last three-year nursing diploma program in South Carolina when it closed in 1988. Pictured above is the 1928 class at their graduation. Left to right are Erma Lee Smoak, Pearl Smoak, Marie Blewer, Freddie Durr, Lurlene Smoak, Laura Smith, Alice Weathers, Estelle Weathers. 

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