2006-03-03 / Front Page
Shaggers honor one of their own
Phil Sawyer awarded for his efforts in promoting the shag and having it named the SC state dance
Phil Sawyer did not just shag his way to a lifetime achievement award. His vision, advocacy, leadership, and even administrative skills had as much to do with the signal honor as tripping the light fantastic on a hardwood floor to a Jackie Wilson or Ella Fitzgerald tune.