A new poll suggests that Americans, including black Americans, tend to think blacks are more racist than whites or Hispanics. I don't think we are. We only sound like it sometimes.
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Here are the youth sports camps on tap throughout Kershaw County for the week of July 15:
WASHINGTON -- In the annals of murder trials, few testimonies can rival the impact of slain teenager Trayvon Martin's mother Sybrina Fulton: "I heard my son screaming."
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Amid recent reports from the National Council on Teacher Quality that finds "an industry of mediocrity" and asserts the country's teacher training system is badly broken, there is good news in the Kershaw County School District, and we don't blame Superintendent Frank Morgan for tooting the district's own horn in a recent column in this newspaper.
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.
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There are 1,643 students at Lugoff-Elgin High, and 692 made A and AB Honor Roll recently.
A tip to the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office led to the arrest of two in Cassatt and seizure of a variety of drugs, including ...
Memorial service for Mrs. Shirley Elaine Woods Dowdell 61, of 48 Laetherwood Drive in Lugoff will be held Friday, Jan. 20th, 11:00 A.M ...
HARTSVILLE--Mr. Leroy Goodwin, of 900 North Marquis Highway, Hartsville, and formerly of Camden, died Sunday. Brown's Funeral Home, Camden is serving the Goodwin family.
Funeral service for Mrs. Mary A. Jones, 75, of Charlotte, formerly of Camden, will be held Friday, Jan. 20th, 3:00 P.M. at St ...
LUGOFF – Funeral services for Erline M. LeGrand, 92, was held Monday at Sawney's Creek Baptist Church. Burial followed in the church cemetery. In lieu ...
Mrs. Ethel Staten, 78, of 110 Carlos Lane, Camden, South Carolina, passed on Thursday, January 12, 2017.
In spite of missing 12 of their 16 free throw attempts, the Camden girls opened Region 4-AAA basketball play with a 50-41 road win over ...
When the South Carolina High School League unveiled its new conferences for 2016 through 2018, it was all but a given that the Lugoff-Elgin wrestling ...
It is not too early to begin thinking about spring and the Kershaw County Parks and Recreation Department is already gearing up for the 2016 ...
We join the city of Camden – and everyone in it – in a heartfelt thank you to Jack Brantley.
When I was in elementary school, I used to love MLK Day. Not for the shallow reason that we had the day off, but for ...