Wilkinson alumni planning for historical markers

Wilkinson alumni planning for historical markers

  • 0
Relocation of Wilkinson High School (copy)

Wilkinson was relocated from the Goff Avenue site to the intersection of Belleville and Highway 21 bypass. The Goff Avenue site become Soldier's Hall and is a part of South Carolina State's ROTC Program.

The Wilkinson High School alumni meeting is scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16 in the J.W. Curry Center building at Trinity United Methodist Church at 185 Boulevard Street, Orangeburg.

All members are asked to contribute to the historical markers project on or by Oct. 16.

The markers will be placed at Sharperson (ROTC building) at South Carolina State University on Goff Avenue and Robert E. Howard Middle School on Belleville Road.

The ceremonies for the historical markers will take place at both sites at 11 a.m. Nov. 21, followed by the celebration for alumni at The Premier on U.S. Highway 301 North at 1 p.m.

All committees are asked prepare a detailed report for the Oct. 16 meeting.

For further information, contact Evia Z. Thomas at 803-534-1354.


Get local news delivered to your inbox!

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.


News Alerts

Breaking News