• 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.
Ms. Annie Bell Bennett Cauthen, 60, of 49 Ross Farm Road Rembert, South Carolina, passed on Friday, January 17, 2014. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, at January 23, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Pine Grove AME Church Rembert, SC. Burial will be at Sandhills Cemetery in Rembert SC.
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Alumni Football USA is seeking former Lugoff-Elgin High football players to sign up to play in a game against former players from rival Camden High in Camden.
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The "More Than Conquerors" baseball clinic will be held on Saturday, March 4 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Wildwood Youth ...
Baseball seasion, in pre-season tournament form, begins this week for Camden, Lugoff-Elgin and North Central high schools as well as the Camden Military Academy.
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Ms. Venice Duren Belton, 93, of Elizabeth City, NC formerly of Camden, SC, passed on Saturday, February 18, 2017. Funeral services will be conducted at ...
Funeral services for Rosie Lee Barrett Fain, 93, will be held Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at Southside Baptist Church. The Rev. Lonnie Watford ...
Mr. Jerry Mack Flowe, 68, of Kershaw, died Monday, February 20, 2017. Plans will be announced by Collins Funeral Home of Camden.