2015 South Carolina Division Leadership Conference

By | December 5th, 2014|scscv|

South Carolina Division 2015 Leadership Conference It is time to make plans to attend the 2015 Leadership Conference on the 7th of February. The SC Division Leadership Conference is an event that the current and future leaders of the Sons of Confederate Veterans can come together and learn or hone the skills needed to lead [...]

South Carolina Division – Sons of Confederate Veterans Specialty Licence Plate

By | January 29th, 2014|scscv|

With a new year upon us the years events are beginning. As the first month comes to a close and one of the dreaded habits of government come in the mail, for each of us one of the twelve months of the year a tax bill will arrive. One reprieve of having to continue to [...]

Sons of Confederate Veterans – Confederate Medal of Honor (Part 2)

By | January 23rd, 2014|scscv|

Sons of Confederate Veterans South Carolina Division Confederate Medal of Honor (New Design) * Crew of the Hunley George E. Dixon* Arnold Becker* C. Lumpkin* Frank G. Collins* J. F. Carlsen* J. Miller* James A. Wicks* Joseph F. Ridgaway* Joseph Banks Lyle   The newly designed medal is struck from silver and bronze with a [...]

Sons of Confederate Veterans – Confederate Medal of Honor (Part 1)

By | January 22nd, 2014|scscv|

Sons of Confederate Veterans South Carolina Division Confederate Medal of Honor (Original design) Richard Rowland Kirkland Wade Hampton, III Raphael Painpare William Alexander McQueen Adam W. Ballenger Charles H. Jones [divider] There were no Confederate Medals of Honor issued during the War Between the States despite the countless number of heroic deeds committed by numerous [...]

After Years Of Research, Confederate Daughter Arises

By | January 21st, 2014|scscv|

2011 marked the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the War Between the States. It was of particular importance to the United Daughters of the Confederacy, an organization for female descendants of Confederate soldiers. This was an old story from back in 2011, but it warrants telling again because this particular story was close to [...]

The Time Is Now

By | January 15th, 2014|scscv|

Great Men Lead By Example   Now is the time. The Deadline of the 18th of January is three days away to register and join the other leaders of the South Carolina Division. The 2014 South Carolina Division Leadership Conference is only 17 days away. Full details of the day can be read here. Make [...]

The Memorial Service For A Lost Compatriot

By | January 2nd, 2014|scscv, Uncategorized|

The Memorial took place on Saturday, December 14th 2013 Florence War Between The States Museum Annual Open House and Memorial Service for Steve Morris Around 50 friends and family gathered at 3:00pm on Saturday, December 14th for a Memorial Service to honor immediate past commander of the pee dee rifles - Steve Morris.   Reverend [...]

Happy New Year Message From Division Commander Simpson

By | January 1st, 2014|scscv|

Brothers, Compatriots and Friends It is a custom throughout our culture to wish everyone a “Happy New Year” on January 1st each year. While I am one who embraces the phrase and passes it along, I am reminded of what my Jewish friends say during Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year). The common greeting at this time is [...]

Georgia Woman Makes History by Joining The United Daughters of The Confederacy

By | December 31st, 2013|scscv|

Georgia Benton Honors her Confederate Heritage   SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The weather may have been gloomy in Savannah on Dec. 14, but Georgia Benton was all smiles as she was inducted into the United Daughters of the Confederacy. Not only is Benton the first African-American member in the Savannah Chapter, but she's also the [...]