On April 1 Sheriff Matthews spoke to the members of the American Legion Post 17. We were amazed that the sheriff's office was able to perform so many functions so well with so few on his staff.
Margaret Thatcher never cared much for feminists and other progressive equal-rights movements. Yet she deserves to be honored by those of us who do, whether we like the result of her politics or not.
A rabies clinic will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Salt Pond Farm & Garden, 2487 Springvale Road, in Kershaw County. The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is partnering with participating veterinarians across the state to help residents protect their pets and themselves against rabies, the agency announced today. Local veterinarian Hamilton Tetterton will offer Saturday's clinic.
What do your waking hours mean to the spinning earth? Can you tilt the axis, change the seasons, speed up or slow down the day or night? Can you manipulate tides or winds or clouds or storms? Do you have a part to play in the saga that is your life? Do you have a vote in the outcome of your own legacy?
James Leroy Belk American Legion Post No. 17 is seeking applications for Palmetto Boys State, to be held June 9-15 at Anderson University in Anderson, S.C. Applicants should be motivated students interested in learning about citizenship and government, rising seniors of good character and in the top 25% of their class.
Saturday at 6 p.m., the Camden Branch of the Kershaw County Library will open for a special performance of The Okee Dokee Brothers, a Minneapolis, Minn. based folk duo. The show is free and open to all ages, with a family focus.
Sitting on the Floor With 600 Sheets of Paper, an exhibition by artist Katie Walker, is scheduled to open Friday in the Bassett Gallery of the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County.
Funeral services for Bert Lewis Willson, 92, of Camden, will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, April 12, 2013 at Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church in Camden. Rev. Steve Patterson and Rev. David Weaver will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in his memory to the American Diabetes Association of SC, 2711 Middleburg Drive-Ste. 205, Columbia, SC 29204 or Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church, 1206 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020.
Funeral service for Bruce J,Von Alexander, 57, of 728 Boyd Road (Knights Hill community) in Camden will be held Saturday, April 13, 2013, 4:00 P.M. at St. Paul United Methodist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
DogFest: A Celebration of Being a Camden Bulldog, will be held on Saturday at Camden High's baseball/softball complex at American Legion Park in Camden. The original date of the event was rained out last month.
The quarterly meeting of the Kershaw County Forest Landowners Association (KCFLOA) will be held Monday at 7 p.m. in the FCL Building, corner of Broad and Church Streets, 632 W. DeKalb St.
I have taught many subjects, for some of which I certainly did not have certification, such as speech, debate and mathematics. I have even been pressed into emergency teacher status for a special education class and the band. Each one of the preceding two could have a paper printed about the experience. However, the one I feared most and the one the students really wanted me to do was become their teacher for the sex education part of the biology class!
A local businessman asked me the other day how things went for us at the Cup. I told him that we were told by the Camden Police Department that our services would not be needed so we concentrated on DUI enforcement after the race and the results were good. We only made two DUI arrests, but a lot of open container violations were cited and we wrote a lot of warning tickets.
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Monday: Dreher at Camden (VB – 6:30 p.m.); North Central at Indian Land (VB – 6:30 p.m.); Ridge View at Lugoff-Elgin (VB – 7 ...
All that stands in the way of another region volleyball championship for North Central is a Monday night make-up match at Indian Land and a ...
Openings are still available for the Camden Jaycees annual golf tournament which will be held Thursday, Oct.15 at the Camden Country Club.
America's richest steeplechase race, the $300,000 Grand National (Gr. 1) on Saturday, Oct. 17, took on a decided international flavor when a phalanx ...
Mr. and Mrs. John Charles Westrup of Cincinnati, Ohio announce the engagement of their daughter, Ms. Susan Michelle Westrup of Arlington, Virginia, to Mr. Justin ...
On today's front page, you'll see stories of at least two student groups helping others in the wake of this month's heavy ...
WASHINGTON -- The worst job in the world, it turns out, isn't the U.S. presidency but speaker of the House of Representatives.
When I was 6, the boy with hair the color of cotton and eyes tinted sapphire came to live with us. He was the same ...
Ever since the Karesh wing was established as a nursing home, after the old Camden Hospital closed, it has been a great service to Kershaw ...
I love South Carolina and the South -- I really do. And I consider myself a reasonably serious student of our history and culture.
Area high school bands tuning up for busy competition season
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A funeral service for Wendell Cornelius Moser, Jr. of Columbia will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday Oct. 14, 2015 in the chapel of ...