There was a large crowd of attendees at the official ribbon cutting held for the Sweet Carolina Ice Cream shop at 11:30 Friday morning on Main Street in downtown Aberdeen.
People attending the event included Aberdeen Mayor Robbie Farrell, Aberdeen Commissioner Ken Byrd, Aberdeen Commissioner Elease Goodwin, Town of Aberdeen officials and a number of men, women and children from the community.
The recently opened shop specializes in homemade waffle cones and waffle cups with soft-serve and hand dipped ice cream in several different flavors.
Sweet Carolina Ice Cream is open for business 7 days a week. Hours are Monday through Saturday from 11:00 am until 8:00 pm and on Sundays from 12:00 pm until 6:00 pm.