40 Years Ago

On June 3, 1979, the eight Clydesdales of the Anheuser-Bush team were paraded through Summerville.

The June 8, 1979 edition of the Journal-Scene reported that Summerville artist Coleen Stoioff won the first place award in the Piccolo Spoleto Art Show.

30 Years Ago

On June 3, 1989, the Summerville class of 1939 and 1940 join to celebrate their Golden Reunion.

On June 3, 1989, the American Legion Post 128, the Ruritan Club and the town of Harleyville held the third annual Patriotic Day Parade.

The June 7, 1989 edition of the Journal-Scene reported that Fred Yarborough retired after more than 30 years as an educator.

25 Years Ago

On June 4, 1994, Summerville High School graduated 661 students in its Class of 1994.

June 6, 1994, was the 50th anniversary of D-Day.

10 Years Ago

On June 5, 2009, Greg Elliot signed a letter of intent to coach the Summerville High boys basketball team.

On June 6, 2009, Tim Handy won the whole how competition at the BBQ cook-off and Pig Pickin’ event at Daniel’s Orchard in Summerville.

1 Year Ago

On June 5, 2018, Katie Arrington defeated Mark Sanford in the GOP race for U.S. House District 1.

The June 6, 2018 edition of the Journal Scene reported that Summerville’s Joel Roberts was named the Southeast Region Assistant Coach of the Year for men’s and women’s tennis by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.

— Compiled by Branden Jefferson for the Journal Scene.