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Column: Living in extreme winter

Maybe we'll get a light snow or two this winter. Being home with hot chocolate, soup, and coffee makes a snowy day a beautifully peaceful day. But what if you lived alone in a cabin in 12-foot snow and your nearest neighbor was 60 miles away? What if the power you rely on is bottled gas. No electricity. Just firewood. Long ago, I traded letters with a writer who faced that situation each winter. He lived alone in the remote reaches of Alaska, the Land of the Midnight Sun.

February 02, 2018 | By Tom Poland C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: It was a good speech

WASHINGTON -- It was a good speech.

February 02, 2018 | By Kathleen Parker C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: Beauty product makeover

Makeup and skincare companies must think we're pretty shallow. Not only do their commercials promise the ability to defy the laws of nature by turning back the clock, but they also imply that we care for nothing beyond ourselves. The implication is that we'll buy any product just because, to paraphrase L'Oreal, "we're worth it." This idea certainly insults the intelligence and compassion of the women I know. Sure, we like to look good, but we also want to do good and the sad truth is that many companies today are trying to trick consumers into ...

February 02, 2018 | By Janet Williams C-I guest columnist | Columns


Letter: 'Fake news' is becoming self-sustaining

Apparently the "fake news" issue is becoming self-sustaining.

February 02, 2018 | By J.F. Rench Camden | Letters


Letter: Owners to blame for feral dogs

Seeing packs of feral dogs running loose on their property and watching them attacking their animals and children is a frightening situation for the people of Elgin to experience. Frankly, I'm surprised they put up with it as long as they have without doing something themselves.

February 02, 2018 | Marcia Brown Lugoff | Letters


JAMES C. ADAMS

Mr. James C. Adams, 50, of 772-A Beverly Hills Road, Camden, South Carolina, passed on Sunday, January 28, 2018.

February 02, 2018 | | Obituaries


ARTHENIA N. CLARK

Mrs. Arthenia N. Clark, 94, of 8 Red Bay Court, Elgin, formerly of 1943 Old Stagecoach, Camden, passed on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

February 02, 2018 | | Obituaries


MICHAEL ANDREW FOLLMER

Michael Andrew Follmer, 80, of Lugoff, formerly of Philadelphia, PA, passed away on January 31, 2018. Survived by sons Michael T. (Jennifer) Follmer and Andrew J. (Nancy) Follmer and their mother Joanne Follmer (nee Dougherty). Grandfather to Emily, Molly, Tyler, Michael, Brianna, and Evan. Brother of late Margaret McLaughlin (nee Follmer), late Barbara McCarthy (nee Follmer), Patricia, and Nicholas. Served honorably as Firefighter for City of Philadelphia 27 years. In lieu of flowers, donations should be made in memory of Michael A. Follmer to Brain Injury Association of Pennsylvania or Police & Fire Memorial Fund. Services will be private in Philadelphia ...

February 02, 2018 | | Obituaries


ROSETTA HOLLOMAN

Mrs. Rosetta Hollomon Hayes, 89, of 508 Market Street, Camden, died Wednesday. Family and friends may call at the residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announce at a later date by Brown's Funeral Home, Camden, who is serving the Hayes family.

February 02, 2018 | | Obituaries


MARY ALICE MCCRAY

Mrs. Mary Alice McCray, 58, of 220 H and H Road, Dalzell, passed on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

February 02, 2018 | | Obituaries


WARM (Weatherization and Repair Ministry)

WARM was started in 1989.

February 02, 2018 | | People & Places


Yesteryear in Pictures - Feb. 2, 2018

February 02, 2018 | Collected from the Camden Archives and Museum Submitted by Johnny Deal | People & Places


CHS, LE and NC to hit mat on Saturday

Lugoff-Elgin will host first and second round 4A Lower State wrestling matches Saturday inside the Demons Den. The two first round matches will begin at 11 a.m. with winners meeting in the second round which is scheduled to begin approximately 45 minutes following completion of the first round pairings.

February 02, 2018 | | Sports


Nationally-known dance teacher is L-EHS guest artist

Coby Mosby, a staff member of the world famous Millennium Dance Complex of Los Angeles, Calif., is visiting Lugoff-Elgin High School (L-EHS) as an artist-in-residence through Feb. 5.

February 02, 2018 | | Education


ATEC open house is Feb. 6

The Applied Technology Education Campus (ATEC) will celebrate national Career and Technical Education Month with its spring semester open house on Tuesday, Feb. 6, from 5 to 7 p.m. Parents of current students and of rising 9th graders, as well as the public, are invited to attend.

February 02, 2018 | | Education


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Editorial: Tennis center opens

The city of Camden's new tennis/pickleball complex is now open and operating -- and is already booking up for events.

February 16, 2018 | | Editorials


Column: Small newspapers make big difference

Of the many factors that contribute to a community's quality of life, one that's often under-appreciated is the local newspaper.

February 16, 2018 | By Richard Eckstrom, S.C. Comptroller C-I guest columnist | Columns


Column: Reflections

We all had that special teacher or coach who inspired us to believe and achieve while we were in school. Take a minute and think ...

February 16, 2018 | By Casey Robinson C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: Invasion of the bots

WASHINGTON -- If you want to know whether Democrats will take back the House and/or Senate in November, just ask Russia.

February 16, 2018 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns


JESSIE BELTON BUTLER

Funeral services for Mrs. Jessie Belton Butler, 71, of Camden, will be held Sunday, February 18, 2018, 2 p.m. at Rock Hill Baptist Church ...

February 16, 2018 | | Obituaries


RONALD EUGENE COOPER

A funeral service for Ronald "Ronnie" Eugene Cooper, 64, will be held on today, February 16, 2018 at noon at International Praise Church of God ...

February 16, 2018 | | Obituaries


JOHNNIE MAE CLINTON MCCLARY

Mrs. Johnnie Mae Clinton McClary, 77, of 811 Clinton Lane, Cassatt, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, February 8, 2018. A Celebration of Life and ...

February 16, 2018 | | Obituaries


ANNA RATCLIFF

A funeral service to celebrate the life of Anna Moates Ratcliff, 91, of Cassatt, SC will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, February 17 ...

February 16, 2018 | | Obituaries


MARY SUE TRUESDALE

Mrs. Mary Sue Drakeford Truesdale, 78, of 119 Tillman Street, Camden, passed on Thursday, February 15, 2018. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced ...

February 16, 2018 | | Obituaries


CLIFTON TURNER JR.

Mr. Clifton Turner, Jr., 79, of White Plains, NY, formerly of Camden, passed on Monday, February 12, 2018.

February 16, 2018 | | Obituaries


KCSO arrests woman found with drugs, stolen gun

Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) narcotics investigators arrested an Elgin woman on Tuesday on drug and weapons charges.

February 16, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


‘Bridge to Clemson’ scholarships available

Scholarships are available for Kershaw County students who will enter Tri-County Technical College's Bridge to Clemson program this fall.

February 16, 2018 | | Education


ATEC’s FFA team wins 3rd place

February 16, 2018 | | People & Places


Ukulele is a supreme instrument in many rights

First off, accessibility. Ukulele is neither a difficult nor daunting instrument to learn to play. A total newbie can be strumming along to a song ...

February 16, 2018 | By Anna Mock, CHS C-I high school columnist | High School Columns


Brevard winners

Congratulations to Emily Marshall Bell and Jo Anna Norwood, co-winners of the $6,000 full scholarship to the prestigious Brevard Summer Institute. Brevard attracts "international ...

February 16, 2018 | | People & Places


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