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Merelene L. Hampton Whitaker

Mrs. Merelene L. Hampton Whitaker , 82, of 2603 Salmond St., Camden, South Carolina passed on Tuesday, December 2, 2014. Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 1:00 PM at Gaines Baptist Church in Camden, SC. Burial will be held at Gaines Baptist Church Cemetery in Camden, SC. Nelson-Haile is serving the family.

December 05, 2014 | | Obituaries


Everything you heard about divorce is wrong, sort of

Despite what you may have heard, half of all couples don't get divorced. Actually, divorce has been on the decline for over 20 years and rates will likely continue to drop.

December 04, 2014 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | National


Elder abuse is underreported

Experts say elder abuse is grossly underreported and they predict the abuse will continue to increase unless the national public is educated.

December 04, 2014 | | National


The immortality of siblings

I spent most of Thanksgiving eve texting back and forth with my younger sisters. Texts included things like:

December 04, 2014 | Tiffany Gee Lewis Deseret News | National


Study: babies only remember good times

Adults remember highly charged emotional events, from a first kiss to the death of a loved one. Infants, however, remember just the good times.

December 04, 2014 | Lois M. Collins Deseret News | National


Keeping hope through infertility and adoption

My husband and I have been waiting to adopt for more than a year. We went into this whole thing with pretty idyllic visions of how quickly we would be able to adopt and how much control we'd have over the process.

December 04, 2014 | Erin Stewart Deseret News | National


Like father like child

A child's odds of breaking out of poverty or gaining a college education are heavily shaped by the father's income and education level, says Richard Reeves of the Brookings Institution.

December 04, 2014 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | National


Single-sex education picks up some steam

Single-sex education is gaining favor in some American schools, though the theories behind it remain intensely controversial and fraught with ideological and emotional baggage.

December 04, 2014 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | National


Black Friday sales down 11 percent

Fewer people hit the mall over Thanksgiving weekend and those who did shop spent less money than last year, according to the National Retail Federation.

December 04, 2014 | Deborah Sutton Deseret News | National


Baron DeKalb celebrates American Education Week

Baron Dekalb Elementary (BDK) teachers, students, staff and parents celebrated American Education Week and the school's academic success Nov. 17-22. American Education Week started in 1921 and serves to recognize and celebrate public education.

December 03, 2014 | | People & Places


Business After Hours presents kid-friendly holiday social with Santa

The annual Business After Hours/Kid-Friendly Holiday Social with Santa is taking place from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

December 03, 2014 | | People & Places


Camden Community Concert Band presents holiday concert

The Camden Community Concert Band will present its holiday concert starting at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7 in the Performing Arts Center at Camden High School. The concert is free and open to the public. Trumpeter Rusty Major is pictured practicing during a recent rehearsal. The CCCB will perform many Christmas classics such as "Oh Come All Ye Faithful" and "Greensleeves," and will feature "Suite from The Nutcracker" as well as crowd favorite "Sleigh Ride".

December 03, 2014 | | People & Places


God’s Helpers welcomes Dr. Daniel Hembree to annual senior citizens/ disabled Christmas gathering

God's Helpers are having their 22nd annual Senior Citizens/ Disabled Christmas gathering 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Kershaw County Recreation Department.

December 03, 2014 | | People & Places


Brown wins contest finale

Tim Brown missed two games to win the final Chronicle-Independent football contest of the 2014 season.

December 03, 2014 | | Seasonal Sports


Ariail for Dec. 3, 2014

December 03, 2014 | | Ariail


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Patriots, Picnic & Pops is July 1

Historic Camden and the Camden Community Concert Band will once again host Patriots, Picnic and Pops, a 4th of July holiday family event.

June 22, 2018 | | Kershaw County


Ariail - June 22, 2018

June 22, 2018 | | Ariail


Editorial: Local budgets

Across Kershaw County and the state, local governments are putting finishing touches on the upcoming fiscal year's 2019 budgets.

June 22, 2018 | | Editorials


Column: The old courthouse

A road trip recently swung me down the back roads of Georgia and took me through a little town called Homer. I wouldn't have ...

June 22, 2018 | By Ronda Rich www.rondarich.com | Columns


Column: He never wrote the book

Thank heavens Lyman C. Draper stayed away from Camden when he visited South Carolina in 1871! He got close, though, as close as Stateburg. I ...

June 22, 2018 | By Katherine Richardson C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: Life without fathers

There's something about being a writer that makes people confide in you. Why tell a writer, who uses life as raw material, your deepest ...

June 22, 2018 | By Tom Poland C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Letter: Still many good people living here

This is a little note to let our citizens of Kershaw County know that we still have many good people living in our area.

June 22, 2018 | Belton J. Livingston Jr. Lugoff | Letters


Letters: June is Alzheimer's Awarness Month

Did you know? June is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month, and the Alzheimer's Association together with advocates are encouraging families to talk about memory ...

June 22, 2018 | Sherry R. Martin Camden | Letters


JANE L. BOYD

Funeral service for Jane L. Boyd, 90, will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 11 a.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist ...

June 22, 2018 | | Obituaries


GEORGE CALVIN CONOLY

Funeral service for George Calvin Conoly, 72, were held Thursday at Blaney Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. The family received friends Thursday ...

June 22, 2018 | | Obituaries


JULIE D. HORTON

Julie Dale Horton 47, of Bethune, went to meet her heavenly father on Sunday, June 17, 2018, after fighting a long battle with cancer. Born ...

June 22, 2018 | | Obituaries


JOSEPH A. NOWELL

Mr. Joseph A. Nowell, 77, of Camden, SC died June 15, 2018. The family will receive friends at 11 AM on Monday, June 25, 2018 ...

June 22, 2018 | | Obituaries


MICHAEL L. TRUEL

Funeral services for Michael Lee Truel, 56, will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Quaker ...

June 22, 2018 | | Obituaries


KATHLEEN A. YOUNG

Funeral services for Kathleen Anderson Young, 97, will be held Saturday, June 23, at 10: a.m. in Beaverdam Baptist Church with burial to follow ...

June 22, 2018 | | Obituaries


KCSO arrests woman in Sunday shooting death

The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) arrested a Westville woman Thursday for shooting another Westville woman on Sunday night.

June 22, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


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