Sergeant James Steele and Ptl. Tony Wages were honored at the 8th Annual DUI Enforcement Recognition and 2012 Law Enforcement DUI Challenge Ceremonies held on April 3. The program is presented by the South Carolina Department of Public Safety and Office of Highway Safety and Justice Programs.
The Kershaw County Gamecock Club will have its spring meeting on Tuesday, April 30 at 6 p.m. at the Old South Restaurant, 1244 Pine Street in Elgin.
Last week's unveiling of the statues of Larry Doby and Bernard Baruch, and the attendant ceremonies which were held, amounted to a tripleheader: well-conceived, well-planned and well-executed. The hundreds of people who turned out Friday at the Camden Archives to witness the event were indeed buoyed by a ceremony that truly reflected the theme for the day: reconciliation.
WASHINGTON -- The item was too delicious to resist: New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, he of the don't-worry, be-happy approach to the federal deficit, had been forced to declare personal bankruptcy. Except, it wasn't true.
Graveside services to celebrate the life of Patricia Burns Watts, 78, of Camden, will be held at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at Hermitage Baptist Church Cemetery in Camden. Rev. Mark Hopkins will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 PM, Tuesday, March 2, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Patricia's memory to Arise and Build at Hermitage Baptist Church, 814 Jefferson Davis Highway, Camden, SC 29020.
Computers can help students make the grade
So Councilman Jones Has questions about many issues at Kershaw Health but can't be bothered with attending a Board of Trustees meeting where he could possibly ask those questions and possibly get answers. Sounds like he doesn't want to engage in any dialogue and just wants to hear his own voice. Is it because he won't like the answers or maybe he just likes to hear his own voice and see his name in print.
Marvelous things are happening in Camden and Kershaw County. Yes, sometimes, we take two steps forward, one step back, but as every airline pilot knows, if a strong headwind takes us off-course, we get back on track and head for our destination, which in this case is a happy, prosperous City.
The second annual Child Crappie Fishing Tournament will be held on Lake Wateree on Saturday, April 13.
Lugoff-Elgin will meet Camden in tonight's third round of the Kershaw-Richland Classic Wooden Bat Spring Break Baseball Tournament which ends its three-day run at American Legion Park when the two cross-river rivals meet for the second of three times this year in a 7:30 p.m. start.
The seventh annual McDonald's of Camden Sporting Clays Tournament will be held on Saturday, April 6 at Hermitage Farm Shooting Sports in Camden. The event benefits the Ronald McDonald House of Columbia.
The Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce (KCCC) will hold its annual Legislative Forum and Reception on Thursday from 5 -8 p.m.
Lugoff-Elgin Middle School (L-EMS) held their annual 8th grade science fair on March 12. Projects were put in categories such as Behavioral and Social Sciences and Botany. The winners this year are as listed.
The Kershaw County Recreation Department hosted three Easter egg hunts across the county. A total of 4,000 eggs were hidden in Lugoff at Conifer Acres, at the Recreation Department office in Camden and at the Bethune Recreation Center in Bethune. According to Program Director, Amy Peebles, there was a decent crowd at each location.
During the month of March, Lions from all across South Carolina walked the main streets of their respective cities, towns and communities as part of the first annual "South Carolina Lions Walk for Sight" to increase public awareness of Lions' humanitarian services in the state and around the world.
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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 ...