Jimmy Watford

Taylor Watford Foundation now accepting scholarship applications from current high school seniors in Lexington and Richland counties

Calling all Lexington and Richland county high school seniors. The 2024 Taylor Watford Foundation scholarship application is now open. Taylor Watford Foundation is excited to award a total of $4,000 to four students who will Give Hope to Life and represent our mission at their colleges next fall. There are four scholarships open to high […]

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Taylor Watford Foundation conducts Family Education event to combat drug use

The Taylor Watford Foundation held a Family Education event Sunday at Brookland United Methodist Church.Topics included: how to have conversations about drugs the dangers of Fentanyl and other drugs; ; and how to use emergency tools like Narcan and test strips. Drugs are the No. 1 killer of Americans ages 13-to-50 and the Taylor Watford […]

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Taylor Watford Foundation hosting drug education event at Lexington 2 Innovation Center that could help save a child’s life

The Taylor Watford Foundation is hosting a Lexington School District Two drug education event for families. It’s from 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23, at the Lexington 2 Innovation Center off of 12th Street Extension in Cayce. The seminar is a product of the Taylor Watford Foundation’s partnering with Lexington Two for Red Ribbon Week. You […]

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Taylor Watford Foundation Hope Cup Golf Tournament draws 43 teams, proceeds go to fight substance abuse and support positive mental health

It was a perfect day. The Taylor Watford Foundation’s 5th Annual Hope Cup Golf Tournament took place Thursday, at Golden Hills Golf and Country Club in Lexington. “We had 43 teams of four come out to play,” said Jade Watford, of the The Taylor Watford Foundation. “The weather is great and everyone is having a […]

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Hope Cup Golf Tournament, by the Taylor Watford Foundation, is Thursday, still time to register

The 5th Annual Hope Cup Golf Tournament is this Thursday, Sept. 14, at the Golden Hills Golf and Country Club in Lexington. It is presented by the Taylor Watford Foundation. Call Jade Watford at 803-465-4903 to register or Get more information at https://www.taylorwatfordfoundation.org/events2/ Tee times are available for 2 p.m. There will be a steak lunch […]

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Hope Cup Golf Tournament, presented by the Taylor Watford Foundation, is Sept. 14, register or be a sponsor now!

The 5th Annual Hope Cup Golf Tournament is Sept. 14, at the Golden Hills Golf and Country Club in Lexington. It is presented by the Taylor Watford Foundation. The tee times are 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. There will be a steak lunch a.m. door prizes from 12-2 p.m.Be a sponsor, play or volunteer. Get […]

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52 Lexington County drug-related deaths already in 2023, Taylor Watford Foundation holds seminar to educate public on dangers of drugs

Americans are dying from drug overdoses are at an alarming rate. As of July 20, there were 52 drug-related deaths in Lexington County. Allison Swygert of the Taylor Watford Foundation shared that statistic from the Lexington County Coroner’s Office at a drug-abuse education seminar Sunday. The Taylor Watford Foundation held the Back-To-School Fentanyl Education Event […]

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REMINDER: Taylor Watford Foundation Back-To-School Fentanyl Education Event is this Sunday, Aug. 13

Drugs are the No. 1 killer of Americans ages 13-to-50. And with the start of school in August, the stress level for teens can be overwhelming. The Taylor Watford Foundation is concerned about the amount of drug use, suicide and mental health issues in our community. So the Taylor Watford Foundation is holding a Back-To-School […]

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