For Martha*, the pain was unbearable for 13 years. "I had no doctor... was constantly in pain," she said. She had a work-related injury from the past that she had never been able to fully overcome. When Martha learned of the Community Medical Clinic (CMC) of Kershaw County, she immediately began to seek more information. That's when she met Sally Robinson. "After meeting Ms. Sally, things began to turn around. I was able to get ...
There are few places you can run into a Lutheran pastor, a Baptist minister and a Roman Catholic priest all at the same time unless of course, it's the beginning of a bad joke.
Once a week, Kevin Rhodes gives an hour of his time to a fifth grade student at Jackson Elementary. It's a small commitment, he said, but it makes a big impact in the life of the child.
I have a confession to make. When it comes to my own hard-earned dollars, I'm a bit stingy. Now, I believe giving to charity is a great thing. And if someone I know needs a volunteer, I'm one of the first to step to the plate and give my time. However, when it comes time for me to ante up cash, I can come up with a million reasons why I ...
Summer vacation offered more than just a break from school for 15-year-old Mason Wolfe. Mason spent 19 days seeing land marks like Buckingham Palace, the Eiffel Tower and the Coliseum in Rome. Mason, a rising sophomore at L-EHS, was nominated to take part in People to People (P2P), a program launched by former President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1956 to create opportunities to bridge cultural and political borders through direct interaction and travel. Mason traveled ...
Elgin Town Council voted unanimously Aug. 2 to move forward in producing an official town website.
Are you changing the décor of your bedroom or kitchen? Do you have a closet full of clothes you don't always wear?
"Hospice is like the spokes on wheel," he said. "And we're the hub. We're family focused and patient centered."
Thomas Churchwell has one goal this summer, to make sure 10 of his classmates at Doby's Mill Elementary School (DMES) have all the supplies they need to start the school year.
The Lugoff-Elgin Water Authority (L-EWA) Board of Directors is faced with making an important decision.
Hugh O'Brian is probably most famous for playing the character Wyatt Earp on ABC's "The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp" which debuted in 1955.
Bad debt and how to collect it was the main topic of discussion during the Lugoff-Elgin Water Authority (L-EWA) board of directors meeting.
The Elgin Police Department (EPD) delivered a load of fun at its first Elgin Podunk International Challenge (EPIC) May 14 to raise money for the EPD's annual Toy Round Up and Caring Hands charity, which provides food and toys to families during the holiday season. The EPD also provides regular check-ups on the elderly in the Elgin community to ensure their safety and well-being. The festival kicked off with a welcome from Mayor Brad Hanley ...
The Lugoff Fire District of Commissioners voted unanimously Monday night to accept the proposed $1.07 million budget operating budget from Lugoff Fire Department (LFD) Chief Dennis Ray.
More than three years after the gang-related shooting death of a 17-year-old Camden youth, the triggerman, Markelle Jamar Reid, was sentenced Thursday morning to a day-to-day 30-year sentence by Circuit Court Judge G. Thomas Cooper Jr.