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KC squads play twinbill in Sumter tonight

Due to torrential rains which rendered the playing field at Riley Park in Sumter unplayable, Tuesday's scheduled second game of the second round state American Legion playoff series between Kershaw County and the Sumter P15s was postponed until Wednesday.

July 18, 2018 | | Sports


Column: Marquette conservatives wrong

WASHINGTON -- Free speech won; decency lost.

July 10, 2018 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns


Fountain camp set for CHS Saturday

Former Camden High and Clemson University defensive end Maurice "Mo" Fountain will host a one-day youth football camp at Camden High School on Saturday, July 7.

July 06, 2018 | | Sports


West All Stars off to state tourney

After having won the 10-team Coach Pitch All-Star District IV Tournament hosted by the Kershaw County Parks and Recreation Department at Kershaw West Complex in Elgin, the Kershaw County West team will open play in the AA Coach Pitch 2018 State Tournament on Saturday, July 7 at Greenwood Athletic Park in Florence County.

July 06, 2018 | | Seasonal Sports


Editorial: Welcome to the neighborhood

Readers will notice the front page story today by senior writer Martin L. Cahn about new Kershaw County School District Superintendent Dr. Shane Robbins, who officially started the job on Monday. We would like to be among the first to welcome Dr. Robbins to Kershaw County and judging by the story, he appears to be a great fit for the district and we trust his family will find Kershaw County a great place to live.

July 06, 2018 | | Editorials


Column: Grandma’s petunias

Vintage petunias. I had forgotten them, those flowers grandma loved. Surely I saw them in youth. As I sort through my mental album I think I recall them. Pale colors, pastel petals of white and pink, possibly lavender, and a delicate softness. Seems Grandmother Walker grew them on her porch, a wide, columned porch destined to burn. There, on that doomed veranda, they grew in pots, over-spilling, upside down, their blooms a bit like inverted antebellum skirts. In the flowers' throats, dark veins converged, a floral case of perspective.

July 06, 2018 | By Tom Poland C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: Message in a bottle

As I walked down the beach on this July 4th admiring all the spirited displays of American pride, my mind kept wandering to thoughts of our Founding Fathers. Looking down at the surf, I imagined seeing a glass bottle rolling in with the surf. Of course, this bottle contained a message, a note of sorts from George and friends. It would tell us the United States was not born in peace but in conflict. They would be speaking from their own experiences inside Independence Hall almost two and a half centuries ago where our Constitution was debated and, in 1788 ...

July 06, 2018 | By Paula Joseph C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: Supreme hysteria

WASHINGTON -- If Chicken Little and Cassandra had a baby, they'd name him Jeffrey Toobin.

July 06, 2018 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns


KC 4-H Club competes at state horse show

The Kershaw County 4-H Horse Club had 13 members compete in the SC State 4-H Horse Show on June 20 - 22 at Clemson University's T. Ed Garrison Arena. Seven of the members qualified and will represent South Carolina at the 4-H Southern Regionals in Perry, Ga. in August. All of the members had a successful show with three Division Championships (Ava Woody -- Jr. Western, Summer Rabon -- Sr. Western and Ranch) and 2 Division Reserve Championships (Jenna Woody -- Jr. Western and Jerica Bozio -- Ranch). In addition to riding their horses, members competed in Creative Arts with Addison Lee winning Best ...

July 06, 2018 | | People & Places


Whitney Williams Hinson to wed Charles Thomas Fitts III

Little Miss Reagan Elise Hinson of Myrtle Beach, SC, formerly of Lugoff, SC, proudly annouces the engagement of her mother, Whitney Williams Hinson, to Dr. Charles Thomas ('Trey') Fitts III of Columbia, SC. Whitney is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Ray Williams of Lugoff, SC.

July 06, 2018 | | Weddings & Engagements


Miss Alisha Fritts to wed Mr. Nick Carey

Ms. Beverly Blackwell of Bethune proudly announces the engagement of her daughter, Alisha Fritts to Nick Carey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert (Brenda) Cartonia of Camden and Tom and Michelle Carey of Buffalo, New York.

July 06, 2018 | | Weddings & Engagements


Free business seminars offered at KC Library

The Kershaw County Library and the Downtown Camden program have partnered to offer Summer Seminars for small business owners and other members of the public July 10th - August 7th at the Camden Library branch, 1304 Broad St. Please find a brief description of each week's seminar below, to be included in the community calendar, as you see fit. All "seminars" will be held from 4-6 p.m.

July 06, 2018 | | People & Places


ELDENE STERNBERG

A graveside funeral service to celebrate the life of Eldene "Dene" Johnson Sternberg, 91, of Lugoff, SC will be held at 11:00 AM, Monday, July 9, 2018 at Fort Jackson National Cemetery in Columbia, SC. Memorials may be made to Palmetto Health Hospice, 1400 Pickens St. #100, Columbia, SC 29201 or to Alzheimer's Association, 140 Stoneridge Drive, Columbia, SC 29210.

July 06, 2018 | | Obituaries


FAC executive director arrested for DUI

Woody Goff, executive director of the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County will have a court hearing Aug. 8 on DUI (first offense) and open container charges in connection with his arrest by a Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) deputy around 4:15 a.m. June 23.

July 06, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


Suspect injured following high speed pursuit

A 24-year-old Elgin woman suffered non-life threatening injuries after she flipped the SUV she was using to flee from Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) deputies on June 29.

July 06, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


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High school, USC football on docket at KCGC event

The Kershaw County Gamecock Club (KCGC) will host its annual "2018 Carolina Kickoff" meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 21 at 6:30 p.m. at the ...

July 20, 2018 | | Sports


Fight Night in Camden

World Wrestling Entertainment Hall of Fame member Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat and five-time World Championship Wrestling World Tag Team Champion Buff "The Stuff" Bagwell will ...

July 20, 2018 | | Sports


Ariail - July 20, 2018

July 20, 2018 | | Ariail


Editorial: John Meadors

Readers will notice a story by senior writer Martin L. Cahn about former 5th Circuit Deputy Solicitor John Meadors finishing up a write-in campaign to ...

July 20, 2018 | | Editorials


Column: The legacies

When Daddy and Mama died, there was no great wealth left behind -- though what they were able to leave was truly remarkable for two refugees ...

July 20, 2018 | By Ronda Rich www.rondarich.com | Columns


Column: Lyman Draper hits close to home

Last month's column discussed Lyman Draper and his manuscript collection at the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. And as I wrote last month, "thank ...

July 20, 2018 | By Katherine Richardson C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: Helsinki hath no fury like a nation scorned

WASHINGTON -- Surely, now, we can concede that letting Trump be Trump has exhausted itself -- even among the smugly credulous.

July 20, 2018 | | Columns


DuBose and Schaller to wed this fall

Mrs. Charles Wills DuBose, of Camden, South Carolina, is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter, Edith Wills DuBose, to William Aldrich Schaller of ...

July 20, 2018 | | Weddings & Engagements


34th David Parrott Memorial Scholarship

This year marks the 34th year of the David Parrott Memorial Scholarship at Bethesda Presbyterian Church. This year's recipients are twins Caroline and Heather ...

July 20, 2018 | | People & Places


Biking with Books & Bytes

July 20, 2018 | | People & Places


LARRY S. BROADWAY

Funeral service for Larry Steve Broadway, 70, was held on Thursday at Emmanuel Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. The Rev. Gene Stokes ...

July 20, 2018 | | Obituaries


SARAH FRANCES CAULDER

A funeral service to celebrate the life of Sarah Frances Dixon Caulder, 86, of Camden, was held Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Kornegay Funeral Home ...

July 20, 2018 | | Obituaries


Feature photo: A gift of life

Lake Wateree Association (LWA) Chairman Bill Stroup (left) and LWA board member Scott Sutherland (right) show off examples of replacement life preservers purchased as part ...

July 20, 2018 | | Kershaw County


Families can register children for school online

Families in the Kershaw County School District can fill out their children's school registration materials online now at www.kcsdschools.net/register and should ...

July 20, 2018 | | Education


L-EHS student attends ACLU Summer Advocacy Institute

Advocacy Institute in Washington, D.C., for rising junior and senior high school students give students the tools they need to engage in their communities ...

July 20, 2018 | | Education


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