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Residence Hall
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 10:30am

With its Gaffney campus enrollment continuing to surge, Limestone College will host a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, June 4, at 10:30 a.m., for a new residence hall that is scheduled to open in the fall of 2016.

The ceremony for the Walter W. Brown Residence Hall groundbreaking will take place on Church Street across from the Fullerton Auditorium Parking Lot. Brown was an influential Cherokee County businessman and served for many years as a Trustee at Limestone beginning in 1965.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 11:45am

A groundbreaking ceremony for the Walter W. Brown Residence Hall will take place at Limestone College on Thursday, June 4, at 10:30 a.m.

The event will take place at the corner of Griffith and Church Streets in Gaffney.

Charles W. Wyatt, Director of Communications

Reverend Ron Singleton, Chaplain

Limestone Celebrates:

Dr. Walt Griffin, President, Limestone College

J. Richard Baines, Chairman, Board of Trustees

William W. Brown, Member, Board of Trustees

National Title Graphic
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 11:15am

It was a fluke, so many lacrosse people said 15 years ago, when a tiny school from the Southeast won an NCAA Division II national championship.

But two years later, Limestone did it again.

And on Tuesday afternoon, this latest group of Saints marched into a news conference and sat in front of four trophies that were on display. They added the last one Sunday, when they beat Le Moyne, 9-6, in Philadelphia for a second straight title.

Les Mis
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 11:00am

Limestone College Theatre and Gaffney Little Theatre will present “Les Misérables” during an 8-show run in June.

The production will take place at Limestone Theatre, located at 130 Leadmine Street in Gaffney, on June 18-21 and June 24-27. All shows are at 7 p.m., except the one on June 21 that will begin at 3 p.m.

Monday, May 18, 2015 - 11:00am

The nationally top-ranked Limestone College (19-1) men's lacrosse team advanced to its second straight NCAA Division II National Championship Game and third title game appearance over the past four years with a 16-6 semifinal win over No. 5 Lake Erie College (15-3) on Sunday, May 17, at Saints Field.

Alumni Awards
Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 2:15pm

Limestone College recently recognized its Outstanding Alumni during a banquet at Stephenson Dining Hall on its main campus in Gaffney.

The award winners included Patricia Williams Willis, Alumnus Of The Year; Amanda A. Knowles, Service To Community; Paul William Fleming, Service To College; Frances Martin Bush, Service To Education; Bryan Franklin Armstrong, Young Alumnus Of The Year; and Dr. Barbara B. Smith, Service To Church.

Lockwood Retirement
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 3:00pm

For her accomplishments as a scholar, teacher, and administrator, Dr. Anne Lockwood was granted the status of Professor Emerita of English during the May 7 commencement ceremony at Fullerton Auditorium.

“Dr. Lockwood has always demonstrated outstanding service to her students, her colleagues, and to the College community overall,” Limestone President Dr. Walt Griffin said of the retiring professor. “For 16 years, she has been beloved and revered in the academic setting at Limestone College and she will be missed immensely. We wish her all the best in her retirement.”

Bill Baker
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 2:30pm

Retiring Limestone College administrator Dr. William H. “Bill” Baker was granted Vice President Emeritus status during a commencement ceremony at Fullerton Auditorium on May 7.