Articles in Lifestyles
At the age of 5, Kelly McCorkle Parkison wrote her name for the first time — completely backward. That was her mother’s first sign that Parkison might have a learning disability.
It all started in 1948 with a business venture called Homemaker Schools. One busy home economist loaded up her station wagon and drove across the Midwest, stopping in small towns to teach cooking classes.
Though they were a little shorthanded this year, firefighters from the Clemson University Fire Department, Central and Six Mile joined together with Pickens County EMS Wednesday to teach fire safety to elementary students and children in daycare.