After a successful first year of study, the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) will extend its partnership with the University of South Carolina (USC) to continue reviewing student learning, well-being and general health.
North Central Middle School recently announced its honor rolls for the first nine weeks of school.
Mrs. Gretta Wright, of 907 Mitchell Drive, Camden, passed on Friday Nov. 13, 2015. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, 2015 at Union Baptist Church, Rembert, with burial in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Wilma Dorothy McLeod, of 7245 Saxon Road, Rembert, passed on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Nelson-Haile Funeral Home.
Funeral service for Miss Inez Grace Drakeford, 57, of 3285 Ebenezer Church Road in Camden, will be held Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 1:00 P.M. at Macedonia Baptist Church, 2325 Flat Rock Road in Camden with burial in the church cemetery. She died Wednesday, November 11, 2015. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Mrs. Lula Mae Thompson Adamson, of 1242 Bishopville Highway, Camden passed on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015. Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015 at 11:00 A.M. in St. Matthew United Methodist Church, Camden, with burial in the church cemetery.
First-year Lugoff-Elgin High School head wrestling coach Ted Monroe and the Demon program will host its inaugural State Champions Wrestling Clinic on Saturday, Nov. 14.
Jimmie Gary missed just one of the 14 games listed to win last week's Chronicle-Independent weekly football contest.
Receiving top 60 finishes from sophomores Garrett Lawson and K.P. Cassidy, the Camden boys' cross country team finished 16th in Saturday's South Carolina High School League AAA boys cross country championship.
Ms. Carmen Jeanine McCutcheon and Mr. Alphonso Simon Jr. both of Columbia were united in marriage on August 29, 2015, at Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church in Savannah, Georgia. The service of Christian Marriage and Holy Communion occurred at 5:30 o'clock in the afternoon with 125 friends and family members in attendance.
David Russell is guest speaker for Monday's meeting of the Lugoff Garden Club, to be held at Camden Floral Company, Goodale Avenue, Camden. The owners of Camden Floral, Rick and Tina Deonise will be host and hostess, respectively.
It's always nice to see our real heroes recognized, especially after something like October's historic flooding.
WASHINGTON -- In the annals of presidential politics, it's hard to recall anyone who has tried so hard to be so ordinary.
I am a retired public school employee and I am very sentimental about the Abbeville v. South Carolina decision. I pray regularly for our governor, Nikki Haley, and our state legislature's leaders to have some divine guidance for all public school districts here in South Carolina.
Those people seeking a less-guilty Thanksgiving Day now have a place to go before taking part in a big meal.
Madelyn Annette Wooten and Zachary William Prestage were united in marriage at half past four o'clock on Saturday, November 7, 2015 on Figure Eight ...
This is turning out to be a very difficult year for Camden High School (CHS), its students, teachers, staff and community.
WASHINGTON -- One week, Beirut and Paris; the next week, Mali. The nightmare is young. Where next?
As I sit back and ponder the election results of several weeks ago, I feel overwhelmed. Many emotions go through my head. I can hear ...
An email arrived in the middle of the night back in August. Its message was to tell me that my precious friend Randy Parks, one ...
Guiding elementary school pupils across the street might seem like one of the duller aspects of his job, but Lt. Bill Roscoe, Camden Police Department ...
How fitting to write this article for the Chronicle-Independent because the Chronicle sparked a flame which has benefitted hundreds and hundreds of homeless pets.
On Tuesday, October 20, a Senate Judiciary subcommittee met to discuss and take testimony on S.868, a bill that would grant the power of ...
These not-so smooth criminals got themselves locked up Friday morning in the Kmart parking lot after being found guilty of needing to raise money for ...
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A service to celebrate the life of Herbert Ray Rutledge, 79, will be held on Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at ...
Robert "Bob" Odom, 59, of St. Petersburg, FL passed away Nov. 17, 2015. Bob is survived by his loving family. Please see full obituary at ...