Newsletter – November 15, 2017


Welcome to the Southern Methodist College Newsletter.  This newsletter will be sent out periodically to keep you informed as to the college life and activities.


We are presently about halfway through our second term of the Fall Semester, and hope that you are enjoying your studies. The Spring Semester will begin on January 9th, and we will start registering for the spring semester on December 19th. If you have questions about which courses you should take, please contact me at


We remind you of the option of on-line registration and on-line payments available at our general web-site: On-line registration has been a suggestion made by several students and we are happy to provide this service.


On November 21,  the college family will come together to share a Thanksgiving dinner. If you are nearby, we welcome you to join us at 12:30 PM. RSVP us by November 17th at We have so much for which to give God thanks! . . . Hannah adds: Please let me know if you plan on attending and if you are able to bring a side dish. So far we have people signed up for green bean casserole, brown rice, cabbage, mashed potatoes & gravy, macaroni & cheese,  cherry pie, two pecan pies, an appetizer, a pan of dressing, sweet tea, unsweet tea, coke, and coke zero. These sides are in addition to the turkey, cranberry sauce, yams, and small pan of dressing provided by the College. We look forward to seeing all of you who are able to come.


There are several important dates to put on your calendar!

December 18 Fall Semester Term 2 Ends

December 19 Registration for Spring Semester Begins

January 9 …… Spring Semester Term 1 Begins

January 30….. Board of Directors Meeting

February 19… Annual Fellowship Dinner, 6 P.M. – Antley’s BBQ, Orangeburg, SC


Offices are opened each Monday and Tuesday from 8 AM – 4 PM, and Wednesday from 8 AM – 12:30 PM, and other times by appointment. For help, please contact the following:  academic concerns – Dr. John Hucks (, financial concerns – Dr. Vic Reasoner (, internet delivery and e-mail concerns – Mrs. Shekhinah Courson (, Library/research concerns – Mrs. Christine Gaskin (, and all other concerns – Miss Hannah Hucks ( Our phone numbers are (803) 534-7826 and (803) 215-5422. If there is no answer, please leave us a voice mail.


May the Lord continue to bless you in all of your labors for Him!


Dr. John Hucks


Happy Thanksgiving!