Chaplain Jerry Johnson, son of Gerald and Carolyn Johnson of Cassatt, received his Doctor of Ministry degree from Columbia International University on August 27. Johnson's wife, Carrie, and their four sons live in Lowville, N.Y.
Graveside service to celebrate the life of Raymond Zeno Pruitt, 80 of Camden will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at Community Bible Church Cemetery. Rev Jerry Peacock will officiate.
Dawn M. Wicker passed away peacefully at home on September 5, 2013. Dawn was born and raised in Michigan and graduated from Eastern High school in 1959. She was a nurturer who enjoyed the time she spent with students in Lansing School District for 25 years, however, her true calling was raising her family. She was a member of the VFW Post #8346, Lake Wateree Ladies Auxiliary. She held a special place in her heart for her three children, five grandchildren and her brother and sister.
Jonathan Sheppard, a record-breaking horseman and a highly respected leader within the American Steeplechasing community, has been selected to receive the National Steeplechase Association's prestigious F. Ambrose Clark Award.
Colin Weatherly Covington, age 62, joined the Heavenly Choir on Saturday, September 7, 2013, following a brief illness. Colin was the loving and beloved husband of Jean Hunter Covington, his wife of 31 years, and father of their son, Hunter Weatherly Covington, age 20.
Junior Leadership Kershaw County kicked off its 26th year Aug. 23-24 with a two-day retreat for the 2013-14 class that included conquering a high ropes course.
You may see it quite often as you're driving around town: dogs riding in the back of trucks. You might even know someone who does it. Why not? It seems so convenient to just load your dog up in the back and take them with you.
Funeral service for Mr. Clarence "Jack" Thompson, 88, of 146 Battleship Road in Camden will be held Saturday, September 14, 2013, 2 p.m. at Ebenezer AME Zion Church with burial in the church cemetery. Viewing will be held 12- 7 p.m. at Collins Funeral Home on Friday, September 13 and one hour prior to service at the church on Saturday. Collins Funeral Home is inc charge of the arrangements.
Henry L. Spann, 61, of 268 Williams in Camden died Tuesday, September 10, 2013. Friends may visit at the residence of John and Eva Ward at 416 Easy Street in the Pickett Thomas community. Plans will be announced at a later date Collins Funeral Home.
A Mass of Christian burial to celebrate the life of Patricia "Trisha" Kauffman Blakely, 59, of Elgin, SC, will be held at 12:00 Noon, Friday, September 13, 2013 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Camden. Father Travis will officiate. The Rosary will be recited at 6:00 PM, Thursday, September 12 ,2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel with visitation following. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Respiratory Care Foundation, Att. April Lynch, 9425 North MacArthur Blvd, Ste. 100, Irving, TX, 75063 or Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 1709 ...
WASHINGTON -- Waging a little bit of war is like being a little bit pregnant.
After a wet and relatively cool summer, Mother Nature brought the heat just in time for the cross country season.
Two matches. Four sets. A perfect start.
It took more than three hours to complete, and it was decided by a first doubles, but the Camden girls' tennis team notched their first victory of the season last Thursday with a 4-3 win at Hartsville.
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.