• The 12-girl-strong Girl Scout Troop #30089 of Hampton, S.C., wanted to know how they could help people in Texas after Hurricane Harvey destroyed so many people’s lives, so they decided to give the life-saving gift of water. The troop collected donations of bottled water from several generous donors.

Sports

The Screven County High School (Ga.) Gamecocks rolled up more than 500 offensive yards during a 48-13 rout of Wade Hampton’s visiting Red Devils in Sylvania on Sept. 1.  2-0 Screven County ranks third in Georgia in Class AA football.

Wade Hampton, now 1-3, got their two touchdowns from the strong running of Davey Sanders. Sanders had a 29-yard TD rush with 1:55 left before halftime and a 68-yard scoring run with 2:28 remaining in the game. Wade Hampton had its first PAT attempt blocked, but was good with the second.

Community

Benedict College mass communication major Tyler Gill, 22, of Allendale, S.C., not only advances his career and social dialog with his YouTube talk show, The Tyler Gill Show, but has also created an opportunity for volunteer communications professionals to gain hands-on experience in their particular field of study.