Mr. Terry Nathaniel "TC" Clark, 61, of Lugoff, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. Born in Camden, he was the son of the late Muray B. and Margaret Bennett Clark. A Celebration of Life and Homegoing Services will be held today, January 12, 2015 at One p.m., at High Hill Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery, Lugoff. Mr. Clark will be placed in the church at Twelve p.m. for viewing. Brown's Funeral Home, Camden is serving the Clark family.
It was not a good night for Kershaw County basketball teams to play in Columbia last Friday as both Camden and Lugoff-Elgin dropped a pair of conference doubleheaders in the Capital City.
The Knights of Columbus will hold its annual free throw championship Saturday, Jan. 24 at 1 p.m. with practice beginning at 12:30 p.m. at the Camden Rhame City Arena.
The King Haiglar Garden Club will meet at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 12 at the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County.
The Camden Garden Club will hold its next meeting Monday at the home of Mrs. John Langston.
Baron DeKalb Elementary School (BDK) 1st thru 5th grade students and students in chorus performed in the annual "Songs of the Season" concert Dec. 15.
North Central will host The Duals at The Castle wrestling tournament on Saturday, Jan. 10, in Boonetown.
The Camden High wrestling team will travel to Columbia this afternoon for the two-day, 32-team Dreher Invitational.
Lugoff-Elgin had its three-game win streak snapped in an 83-74 loss to host Andrew Jackson in a non-region boys' basketball game played Tuesday in Kershaw.
Ms. Paula Marie Bennett, 58, of 1631 Steadfast Street, Columbia, SC died Sunday, January 4, 2015 at Providence Hospital in Columbia, SC. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, January 10, 2015, 12:00 noon at Sutton Branch Baptist Church, 420 Sutton Branch Road, Lugoff, SC. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Nelson's Funeral Home of Ridgeway, SC Friday evening from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Ms. Bennett served as Minister of Music at Sutton Branch for 43 years.
A funeral service celebrating the life of John Allen Moak, 50, of Lugoff, will be held on Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 2:00 PM at Pine Grove Baptist Church, with burial to follow in the
Graveside services to honor the life of Harold Ernest Trapp, 93, of Camden, SC will be held at 12:00 Noon, Saturday, January 10, 2015 in Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery with Masonic Rites. Rev. Bruce Hancock will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, Friday, January 9, 2015 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mr. Trapp's memory to Alzheimer's Disease & Related Disorder Association-Mid State-SC, 140 Stoneridge Drive, Ste. 210, Columbia, SC 29210 or Meals on Wheels, c/o KC Council on Aging, 906 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020.
Deborah Sue Hardin Davis died peacefully at her home in Lugoff on Tuesday, January 6, 2015. She was surrounded by friends and family. Debi was the wife of Larry Michael Davis, the mother of Dr. Kara Sue Davis, the daughter of Drs. C.E. "Gene" and Sue H. Hardin, the sister of C. E. "Skip" Hardin, Jr., and stepmother to Michael "Heath" Davis. Other family members include nephews Jonathan Hardin, Christopher Hardin, and Geoffrey Hardin, uncle Mack Hunt (Penny), cousins Bill Hunt (Tricia), Stephen Hunt (Anna), brother-in-law Gary "Chuck" Davis, niece Kelly Davis, and nephews Scott Davis (Amy), Darrin Davis ...
A funeral service for Betty Hinson Bell, 82, of Kershaw, SC, was held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 25, 2015, in the sanctuary of Kershaw Second Baptist Church. Burial followed in the Kershaw City Cemetery. Rev. Tony Pope officiated.
Paul Wayne Reece, 67, of Cassatt, SC, died Tuesday, January 20, 2015. A memorial service will be private. Memorials may be made in Paul's memory to the Disabled American Veterans of SC, Inc. PO Box 5317, West Columbia, SC 29171
Funeral service for Charlie Haynesworth Holloman III, 79, will be held on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. at St. Andrew Church of God with burial to follow in the St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery, Spring Hill. The family will receive friends today 6-7:30 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff. Memorials may be made to St. Andrew Church of God, 4238 Red hill Road, Camden, S.C. 29020.
• We hope you had as much fun reading our recent front page story on the 2015 Junior Leadership Kershaw County's etiquette class as we did putting it together. The entire Junior Leadership program -- taking some of Kershaw County's brightest and most promising students and giving them the opportunity to interact with a variety of leaders from across the county -- is one we're lucky to have in our community. The etiquette class, held at Boykin's Mill Pond Steakhouse, taught these already well-mannered teens the finer points of moving through society, especially at a fancy restaurant. Parents often ...
It happened the other day. It's funny how things so simple can remind us of things so meaningful, of those sweets that are tucked inside our hearts and unknowingly treasured.
While I was taking a finance class as part of my doctoral program in Virginia in the early 1990s, one of the topics we discussed was a lawsuit that had been filed in South Carolina, now called the Abbeville case, which challenged South Carolina's structure for funding public education. Life takes funny turns. Here I am 21 years later in South Carolina when the case is finally settled.
DOVER, Del. -- Camden native and former Camden High School football standout Kenny Carter was named as the head football coach at Delaware State University last Wednesday.
Monday: Lewisville, Darlington at Camden Military Academy (WR – 5 p.m.); Camden Military Academy at Fairfield Central (BB – 6 p.m.)
Rickey E. Macklin, a Camden native, will sign copies of his books at the Kirkwood Community Center, 2402 Carlos St. in Camden, from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 5.
Pets often make wonderful additions to a household. Parents not only love pets because animals bring smiles to their children's faces, but also because pets teach kids about responsibility.
A new economic development program involving businesses and industries in Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee and Sumter counties will offer paid work experience opportunities for Central Carolina Technical College (CCTC) industrial and engineering technology students. Officials announced the launch of the WE, or Work Experience, program during a press conference at CCTC's main campus Thursday.
After winning their first Region 4-4A game of the season, the sledding has become tougher for the Lugoff-Elgin boys' basketball team.
Kershaw County residents who watched the State of the Union address Tuesday night might agree with us that perhaps it's time to call a halt to the entire production. That's not a slam at President Obama, for he did nothing more overtly political than his predecessors from both parties have been doing for years. It's just that the term "state of the union" bears little resemblance to what actually occurs at the annual event; it's become little more than a political circus.