Downward Dog is no longer something that only humans do during their yoga practice! Finally, the position's namesake can join in with their person and get their Zen on. It's called doga -- a cute combination of the words "dog" and "yoga" -- and it has been gaining in popularity over the past few years. Created in 2002 in New York City by yoga instructor Suzi Teitleman, doga is a great way for people to bond with their precious dogs while both parties enjoy some stretching and relaxation.
South Carolina politicians are masters at promising one thing and doing the opposite. From ethics reform to restructuring, they promise the moon and deliver exactly nothing. How do they get away with it? By assuming that the public won't dig any deeper than a post on Facebook. Gov. Nikki Haley, for example, posted this on her Facebook page: "We have been trying to repeal Common Core since 2011 when we came into office. Whether its [sic] education, healthcare, or any aspect of government, we will fight to keep all standards state based, not federal." She then linked to a ...
Back years ago when Mama was widowed, it became suddenly and shockingly clear that she wasn't completely capable of being on her own. This was news to us because she had always stepped up and did whatever it took to look after our family. She was quite ingenious and hard working.
• People here in Kershaw County are getting a bit tired of the cold weather, and with good reason. While South Carolina has a mild climate and certainly doesn't experience the extreme cold of New England and the Midwest, it's been much colder than normal this year, and those days when the temps don't rise out of the 30s or 40s have become too common. We find ourselves longing for the blooming of azaleas, and we imagine we're not alone in that.
Irmo and its third-ranked boys and girls basketball teams swept a Region 4-4A doubleheader from host Lugoff-Elgin Friday night.
Monday: Hartsville, Lewisville at Camden Military Academy (WR – 5 p.m.); Camden Military Academy at Northwood (BB – 5:30 p.m.)
Father Francis Joseph Travis, pastor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Camden and vicar of retired priests for the Diocese of Charleston, died Wednesday, January 22, 2014. He was 60.
Laura Summers Murray of Atlanta, GA died on January 22, 2014 in Camden, SC at the age of 85. Born on May 16, 1928 in Barnesville, GA, she was the second child of Laura Belle Brewster Summers and Riley Summers. After moving at a very young age to Thomaston, GA, she graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in 1945. She attended Shorter College in Rome, GA and later graduated from the University of Georgia with a bachelor's degree. She married James Bernard Murray, Jr. on July 7, 1959 and moved to Summit, NJ. While living there, they had ...
Malcolm Scott McPherson, 49, passed on to be with the Lord on January 22, 2014, after a long illness.
Mr. Leroy McClinton, 77, of 42 Wisdom Drive in Camden died Wednesday, January 22, 2014. Plans will be announced by Collins Funeral Home.
Miss Patricia Johnson, 48, of Camden, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, January 21, 2914. A celebration of Life and Homegoing Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 25, 2014 at Gethsemane Deliverance Center, Camden, with interment in Cedar Cemetery. Miss Johnson will be placed in teh church at 1 p.m. for viewing. Brown's Funeral Home, Camden is serving the Johnson family.
Funeral services for Hyram Dalton Hall, 83, will be held Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at Beaverdam Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Steve Leigh and the Rev. Matt Mims will officiate. The family will receive friends Saturday from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home.
Funeral service for Walter Rembert "June Bug" Durant Jr., 75, will be held Sunday at 4:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The Rev. Joe Stines will officiate. The family will receive friends Saturday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Funeral service for Michael Herman Dais, 56, of 2403 Carter Street in Camden will be held Saturday, January 25, 2014, 11:00 a.m. at Camden First United Methodist Church with burial in the Cedars Cemetery. Friends may visit at 36 Colony Drive in Camden and 17 Haven Way in Lugoff. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
WASHINGTON -- When I wrote the headline "Hillary's heel," I was thinking of Achilles, not Bill, though the former president is usually within nipping range ...
I am pretty sure you all have realized that I am a "young 'un". But I have a confession: underneath these 173 pounds of cuteness ...
As we hope our readers are aware, the Chronicle-Independent encourages and welcomes letters to the editor. It is a time-honored way for the public to ...
Lugoff-Elgin sophomore golfer Michaelah Wise posted a 12th place finish in the Tommy Cuthbert All Stars tournament played Aug. 20-21 on Seabrook Island.
North Central began its quest to regain the Region 4-AA title which it lost to Buford last fall with a pair of victories to kick ...
Camden High senior pitcher Devin Beckley and Lugoff-Elgin junior outfielder Chase Roberts were selected to play in the eighth annual South Atlantic Border Battle on ...
Mr. Cecil Bowers was born September 1, 1926 in Cassatt, the son of Steve and Annie Powers Bowers. He is blessed with four children, Linda ...
Friends, neighbors and family are holding a special fundraiser for Phil Crawford on Friday, Sept. 23 at the Bethune Women's Club in Bethune.