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Food for the Soul says ‘thanks’

On Friday, July 10, Food for the Soul held a kickoff lunch for the "Care ... Share ... Pass the Plate" fundraising campaign, and it was a big success! Approximately 200 people attended and were treated to BBQ, a bluegrass band and a live radio remote. Businesses and local churches donated food, desserts, paper supplies, printing services and music for the event. "Thank you" doesn't seem adequate for the outpouring of support we received. Thank you to Mayor Scully, Deborah Davis and Chief Floyd for dining with us. We welcome any opportunity to meet those who serve Kershaw County in city ...

July 17, 2015 | Robin McAlpine, vice president Food for the Soul Board | Letters


Parker: Dare not say his name

WASHINGTON -- In South Carolina these days, no one speaks his name.

July 17, 2015 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writer's Group | Columns


Preserving Camden’s heritage in the era of the modern age

By 1963, discussion of founding a "Historic Camden Foundation" appeared on the minutes of the Historic Committee of the Chamber of Commerce. In 1967, committee member Richard Lloyd and his wife founded the Camden District Heritage Foundation to receive donations of historical property, historic relics and financial bequests to further the heritage preservation of Camden. In the long look back, Richard Lloyd invested not only his time and passion, but a great deal of money in preserving and promoting Camden's legacy for future generations.

July 17, 2015 | By Katherine Richardson C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Noble: Turning the page -- One SC

JULY 10, 2015 --- As these words are being written, the ceremony of lowering the Confederate flag at the capital is happening -- literally.

July 17, 2015 | By Phil Noble C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Ariail for July 17, 2015

July 17, 2015 | | Ariail


Pets of the Week - July 17, 2015

Among the animals available for adoption at the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter are Gabby, a 6-year-old female Chihuahua/Jack Russell mix; and Chub, a 1-year-old female domestic short-haired cat who is very friendly and loves to be petted. The adoption donation includes spaying or neutering. The shelter, located at the south end of Fair Street and managed by the Kershaw County Humane Society, is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The shelter is closed Sunday and Monday. For information on the shelter or to check ...

July 17, 2015 | | Pets


Rec Notes - July 17, 2015

Registration for a number of fun and exciting summer camps is now underway at the Kershaw County Recreation Department:

July 17, 2015 | | Miscellaneous


Military Briefs - July 17, 2015

Cadets Joshua Cook and Johnmark Farlett, both of Lugoff, graduated from the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., recently.

July 17, 2015 | | Military


Danny Ray Ward Sr.

Danny Ray Ward, Sr., 72, husband of Dare Baker Ward, went home to be with The Lord, Tuesday, July 14, 2015 following an accident.

July 17, 2015 | | Obituaries


Sharon Tate

Ms. Sharon Bonita Tate, 45, of 601 Fire Tower Road, Camden, SC, passed on Thursday, July 9, 2015. Funeral services will be conductedat 11 a.m. Saturday, July 18, 2015 in Greater Faith and Joy Tabernacle Church, Lugoff, with burial in Good Hope United Methodist Church Cemetery, Rembert.

July 17, 2015 | | Obituaries


Kathryn F. Shannon

Funeral service for Kathryn F. Shannon, 75, will be held today at 6 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to KershawHealth Hospice or Hospice of South Carolina.

July 17, 2015 | | Obituaries


Margaret Rutledge

Funeral service for Mrs. Margaret Rutledge, 72, of 1485 John G. Richards Road in Camden, will be held Saturday, July 18, 2015, 2 p.m. at St. Paul United Methodist Church, 511 Knights Hill Road in Camden with burial at Flat Rock Baptist Church, Flat Rock Road in Camden. Visitation will be today, July 17 from 6-8 p.m. at her home, 1485 John G. Richards Road (Hwy. #97), Camden. Viewing will be held today, 12-7 p.m. at the funeral home and one hour prior to the funeral service (1-2 p.m.) at the church. Collins Funeral Home is ...

July 17, 2015 | | Obituaries


Pernell Peebles

Ms. Pernell Peebles, 54, of 127 Pine Drive, Bethune, passed on Tuesday, July 14. Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 18, 2015 in Catoe Chapel Church of God in Christ, Bethune, with burial in the church cemetery.

July 17, 2015 | | Obituaries


Betty Lou Murphy

Funeral services for Betty Lou Murphy, 72, will be held Monday at 1 p.m. at Spears Creek Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Old Sawney's Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Greg Sweet will officiate. The family will receive friends Sunday from 3-5 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Spears Creek Baptist Church Property Fund at 116 Spears Creek Church Lane, Elgin, SC 29045.

July 17, 2015 | | Obituaries


Jasper Harris

Mr. Jasper Harris, 72, of Sumter and formerly of Camden, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Born in Lancaster County, he was the son of the late Richard J. and Bright Eva Hicklen Harris. A Celebration of Life and Homegoing Services will be held at 1 p.m. today, July 17, 2015 at Bishopville Church of Christ, Bishopville, with burial in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Camden. Mr. Harris will be placed in the church at noon for viewing. Brown's Funeral Home, Camden, is serving the Harris family.

July 17, 2015 | | Miscellaneous


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Amelia Alexander turns 100 years old

Amelia Alexander of New Rochelle, N.Y. (formerly of Camden) turned 100 years old on June 6, 2015. She celebrated this joyous occasion with her ...

July 31, 2015 | | People & Places


Robinson family antique

Ninety-two-year-old Frances B. Robinson of Camden holds a hand carved rolling pin made by her grandfather in 1894. He carved the rolling pin from a ...

July 31, 2015 | | People & Places


Editorial: KCSO bloodhounds

Since the beginning of the year, we have reported a number of instances when Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) bloodhounds have been called in ...

July 31, 2015 | | Editorials


Parker: Obama’s truth out of Africa

WASHINGTON -- It is good to be President Barack Obama these days.

July 31, 2015 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writer's Group | Columns


Ariail for July 31, 2015

July 31, 2015 | | Ariail


Alice Bradford Williams

Mrs. Alice Bradford Williams, 67, of 5180 Earnestine Lane, Rembert, died Thursday, July 30, 2015. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a ...

July 31, 2015 | | Obituaries


Margaret Porter

Ms. Margaret A. Porter, 61, of 2180 Old Camden Rd., Cassatt, passed on Wednesday, July 29, 2015. The family will receive friends at the home ...

July 31, 2015 | | Obituaries


Kathryn H. Kelly

A service to celebrate the life of Kathryn H. Kelly, 86, will be on Saturday, August 1, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Antioch Baptist ...

July 31, 2015 | | Obituaries


Naomi Lee Jacobs

Funeral service for Naomi Lee Jacobs, 70, will be held on Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Elgin Congregational Holiness Church with burial to ...

July 31, 2015 | | Obituaries


Dorothy Mae Carter

Mrs. Dorothy Mae Brisbon Carter, 78, of 848 Seegars Mill Road, Camden, passed on Sunday, July 26, 2015. The family will receive friends at 6415 ...

July 31, 2015 | | Obituaries


Paul Kenneth Belton

Funeral service for Mr. Paul Kenneth Belton, 63, of 621 Knights Hill Road in Camden, will be held Monday, August 3, 2015, 1:00pm at ...

July 31, 2015 | | Obituaries


William Franklin Baker

Funeral service for William Franklin Baker, Jr., 87, will be held on today at 6 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The family will receive ...

July 31, 2015 | | Obituaries


L-E gears up for season and football opener

Lugoff-Elgin High School is busy preparing for the 2015 football season, the first under head coach Matt Campbell, while also hosting a road race to ...

July 29, 2015 | | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle


CHS fall sports teams set up practices

CHS football sets up schedules: Camden High School will conduct its first varsity football practice for the 2015 season on Friday, July 31 at 5 ...

July 29, 2015 | | Camden High/Middle


Louisa deLoach sings National Anthem

Louisa deLoach, daughter of Joe and May deLoach of Camden, sings the National Anthem before the Friday, July 24 South Atlantic League baseball game between ...

July 29, 2015 | | People & Places


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