A celebration of life service for Joyce Wright Randall, 56, will be held Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the family's residence, 2309 Lucknow Rd, Camden, SC 29020. In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made to the Lee County Animal Shelter at 1787 Bethune Hwy, Bishopville, SC 29010 .
WASHINGTON -- She had the ghastly, frozen look of a prisoner in a hostage video.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Mary Strickland Robertson Eddins , 78, of Lugoff, SC, will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, July 29, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, Camden, SC. Rev. Norman Knight and Rev. Matt Mims will officiate. Burial will follow in St. James Methodist Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 PM on Sunday, July 28, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mary's memory to Pisgah Baptist Church Building Fund, 8620 Black River Road, Rembert, SC 29128.
The Kershaw County Back to School Bash takes place Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon or until supplies last at the Kershaw County Recreation Department, 1042 West DeKalb St. in Camden. All school supplies are free.
Gwendolyn H. Holliday, 59, of 1914 Woodside Drive, Camden, SC, passed on Monday, July 22, 2013. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, July 27, 2013, 11 a.m., Pine Grove AME Church, Rembert. Burial will follow at Union Baptist Church, Rembert.
A graveside burial service will be celebrated for Anne Player Vasile, 89, Of Camden, SC, in Quaker Cemetery in Camden at 11:00 AM, Friday, July 26, 2013. Father Patrick Balogon will officiate. The rosary will be recited Thursday, July 25, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, at 6:00 PM with visitation to follow. Memorials may be made in her memory to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 1709 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020.
Among the animals available for adoption at the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter are Jerry, a six-month-old female Australian Cattle dog and Egg, a one-month-old male kitten. The adoption donation includes spaying or neutering. The shelter, located at the south end of Fair Street and managed by the Kershaw County Humane Society, is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The shelter is closed Sunday and Monday. The shelter is closed Sunday and Monday. For information on the shelter or to check for a missing pet, call ...
George H. W. Bush just might be the best ex-president this country has ever seen.
To say, "I am an American" makes us all equal as citizens no matter from what country our ancestors came -- whether Ireland or Germany or Russia or Africa or any other place. It is good to know our heritage and be blessed by it; but when we become citizens of the United States of America, we become Americans. It should stand first in our allegiance and first in our identification. How can we stand together if we place another country first in identifying who we are? To do this is to separate ourselves from other Americans. Something to think about.
I do not consider myself an alarmist nor do I normally get overly excited about things, but there is definitely cause for concern regarding a recent find in town. In late May, I performed a residential tree check in the Kendall Lake area. As a general rule, I do my best not only to look at the tree of concern but also to walk the property to make sure other trees are OK as well. In doing so at this particular property, one tree caught my eye. Then I saw another and another and another. My first thought was, "Uh-oh ...
We who live in other cities ask what drove Detroit into bankruptcy. What we really want to know is whether it could happen to us.
Dear Annie: A year ago, our son, "Don," discovered that his wife of eight years was cheating on him. It came as a shock to all of us.
Kaitlyn Anderson holds her newest, yet-to-be named family member after choosing it during the recent Piggly Wiggly Waggly Tail cookout. Two other dogs, Dixie and Drake, were also adopted during the event, respectively, by John Jackson, and Jessica Marsh and her son, James. For a look at the shelter's own "honoree staff," click here.
Wayne Belger of Boykin recently received the Glen Krohn Outstanding 4H Volunteer Award at Clemson University.Each year, Clemson Extension Service recognizes three individuals that have made outstanding contributions to the 4H youth program in South Carolina with the Glen Krohn Outstanding 4H Volunteer Award.
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.