Chapter News

L-R: Pam Snyder, regent; Flo Phillips, Historian; Johnnie Cowan, 2nd Vice Regent; Janie Lott, Recording Secretary; Becky Ruth, Corresponding Secretary; Kristen Dollason, 1st Vice Regent; Patti Sutula, Treasurer; Candy Gallup, Registrar; Outgoing Chaplain Hazel Winstead, Connie Bull, Chaplain.

L-R: Pam Snyder, regent; Flo Phillips, Historian; Johnnie Cowan, 2nd Vice Regent; Janie Lott, Recording Secretary; Becky Ruth, Corresponding Secretary; Kristen Dollason, 1st Vice Regent; Patti Sutula, Treasurer; Candy Gallup, Registrar; Outgoing Chaplain Hazel Winstead, Connie Bull, Chaplain.

Winyah Chapter Announces 2019 DAR Scholarship

The Winyah Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) is proud to offer our college scholarship to exemplary high school students this year. The Chapter is seeking students who meet certain criteria set forth in the application packet.

Students may contact their Guidance Counselor to obtain information and application including, 1) Scholarship Criteria and Fact Sheet; 2) Checklist/Student Application.

Carefully prepared, and complete submissions must be received by March 15, 2018.

The Winyah Chapter's Scholarship Committee envisions our award process as a competitive one, and encourages multiple candidates for the selection process. Scholarship applications are welcomed from all genders.

We are pleased to partner with Georgetown County School in recognizing the accomplishements of the youth in our community and in supporting them as they grow and mature into competent, productive service providers and community leaders.

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Chapter Event 

Winyah Chapter members kicked up their heels recently as world renowned musical talent, Gracie and Lacy, took the stage at Winyah's 1920 SPEAKEASY in the DeBordieu Ballroom at Pawleys Island, SC. In addition to the 20's music presented, members and their guests took a quick Charleston dance lesson, browsed a silent auction and enjoyed lunch prepared by DeBordieu Executive Chef, Brian Hayes. 

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February 21, 2018 Chapter Meeting 

During the February 21st meeting of the Winyah Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), at the home of Susan Davis, Pat Waters talked about his grandfather, General George S. Patton, Jr., who was larger than life.

Pat Waters shows members of the DAR a picture of his father, Lt. Col. John Knight Waters. He was captured during the Battle of Kasserine Pass, a part of the Tunisia campaign in North Africa during World War II.

Generals George Patton, left, and Dwight D. "Ike" Eisenhower confer in Tunisia, March 1943.

 

Candy Gallup, a former regent of the Winyah Chapter of the DAR, said the group meets eight times a year. There is usually a speaker, business meeting and refreshments. "We are always open to new members", she said. The group has welcomed nine new members this year.