It happened again. Our sheriff, Jim Matthews, spoke before Kershaw County Council the evening of June 25. After witnessing the sheriff addressing council, I now believe the only thing left he can do is to get on his knees and beg. Throw his hands up. He has tried so hard, yet his deputies are underpaid and his department is understaffed.
Kershaw County residents who commute to Columbia, or vice versa, will notice a major traffic shift on I-20's eastbound lanes Friday in northeast Richland County. Beginning Friday, the new traffic shift will affect eastbound I-20 from I-77 to Spears Creek Road. This shift will not affect westbound traffic.
Funeral service for Mr. Marcus Lomaine Stover, Sr., 36, of 43 Popular Lane in Bishopville, will be held Friday, July 12, 2013, 2 p.m. at Lee Central High School auditorium, 1800 Wisacky Hwy. in Bishopville with burial in the St. John Baptist Church cemetery, 3238 John G. Richards Road in Camden. He died Sunday, July 7, 2013. Collins Funeral Home of Camden is in charge of the arrangements.
Mrs. Genane M. Canty, 62, 2264 Mount Hebron Road, Cassatt, died Sunday. Family and friends may call at 2270 Mount Hebron Road, Cassatt. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Brown's Funeral Home, Camden, who is serving the Canty family.
Mrs. Fannie "Flossie" Tucker, 75, of Bolivia, North Carolina and formerly of Ridgeway died Monday. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Brown's Funeral Home, Camden, who is serving the Tucker family.
Mr. Terry Robertson, 24, of 405 Victory Avenue, Monroe, North Carolina and formerly of Lugoff died Monday. Family and friends may call at 209 Williams Circle, Lugoff. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Brown's Funeral Home, Camden, who is serving the Robertson family.
Funeral service for William Ward Dickey, 88, formerly of Camden, will be held Friday at 2:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff, with burial to follow in Emmanuel Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Richard Cameron and the Rev. Bruce Marthers will officiate. The family will receive friends Thursday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home.
Join the library's Summer Reading Club for ages 6-11. Here's what to do:
Join the Kershaw County Library and Cocky's Reading Express for a special storytime Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Camden Branch of the Kershaw County Library. Cocky will be on hand to share the joy of reading with children.
Do you know what's under your feet? As part of the library's summer reading program "Beneath the Surface," archaeologist Dr. Lesley Drucker will be on hand at the Camden Branch of the Kershaw County Library on Thursday at 6:15 p.m. to lead a workshop entitled "Earth Clues: Geology, Soils, and the Human Past."
The Kershaw County Amateur Radio Club exhibited at the Kershaw County Farmers Market for the second year this past Saturday.
The Camden Junior Welfare League is hosting its final provisional informational meeting for the upcoming year on Monday, July 15 at 6 p.m. at the Old Armory Steakhouse.
The CrossAnchor Quartet from Sumter, will be in concert July 14 at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Camden. CrossAnchor is a Southern gospel quartet. Pastor Bruce Hancock invites the public to attend and a love offering will be taken. First Baptist Church is located at 1201 Broad St. in Camden.
A man wanted by the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) for allegedly sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl is now in jail.
South Carolina State Guard Commander Major General Thomas Mullikin invites all guardsmen and all South Carolinians to the 2016 Hurricane Hike 10K Race. The South ...
Local businessman and life-long Kershaw County resident Chuck Nash will be chairman of the Referendum Campaign Committee, Taxpayers for Education and Jobs, a group working ...
There is nothing like a rival to spice up an early season volleyball match.
Michaelah Wise and Tristan Ray both carded 54s as the Lugoff-Elgin girls' golf team suffered a 212-239 loss to host Spring Valley in a non-conference ...
Tuesday: Camden at Sumter (G – 4 p.m.); Hartsville, Cardinal Newman at Lugoff-Elgin (G – 4:30 p.m.); Lugoff-Elgin at Fairfield Central (TEN – 5 p ...
Sister Henderson and Sister Ward are two young missionaries in Camden who teach about Jesus and invite people to come to Christ.
The Auxiliary of KershawHealth's 27th annual golf tournament will be held on Thursday, Sept. 8 at the Camden Country Club.
Today readers will probably notice a story about a new program started at Lugoff-Elgin High School. Basically, it involves upperclassmen taking on the responsibility of ...
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump. Would that it were unnecessary to mention his name except, say, as a Viagra pitchman.
Kershaw County Planning and Zoning Department Director Michael Conley is about helping the public understand the functions of the office he heads. Recently, Conley spoke ...
X. Willard Polk has announced his decision to withdraw from the race for Camden City Council.
Danny O. Rush, Jr., 65, of Plano, TX, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 23, 2016. He was born in Camden, SC to Danny O ...
KERSHAW – Funeral service for Raymond "Raybo" Robinson, 67, will be held today at 3:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff. The family will ...
CAMDEN – Mr. Reynolds passed away August 26, 2016. Born in Camden, SC, on November 9, 1933, he was the son of the late Thomas Jones ...