A news conference will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday (June 28) in downtown Florence on a vacant lot that will become the future home of the Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center. The lot is located at the corner of Palmetto Street and Dargan Street. State Sen. Hugh Leatherman, Florence Mayor Frank Willis and Ken Jackson, chairman of the FMU Board of Trustees, will participate in the announcement of additional funding for the center. Parking will be available at the site, accessible from Dargan Street.
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