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Kershaw County ready for July 4

July 02, 2014 | | Yesteryear

Natural gas leak shuts part of Elgin

A natural gas line rupture caused authorities to evacuate a 400-foot area and shut down U.S 1 in both directions for several blocks in downtown Elgin on Tuesday.According to both Lugoff Fire-Rescue (LF-R) Chief Dennis Ray and Elgin Police Department (EPD) Harold Dennis Brown, it appears a flat-bed truck ran over the gas line.

July 02, 2014 | By Martin L. Cahn and Tenell Felder C-I news staff | Crime-Police-Fire

What is S.C.’s civic health?

As with so many things about South Carolina, when it comes to trying to assess the "civic heath" of our state, there are no easy answers. The answers are that we are both healthy and weak, consistent and conflicted, simple and complex.

July 02, 2014 | By Phil Noble S.C. Policy Council | Columns

Ariail for July 2, 2014

July 02, 2014 | | Ariail

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton is already being anointed by some Democrats as the party's next presidential nominee, but some people have short memories. Clinton also was being handed the party's crown prior to the 2008 election, but a man named Barack Obama came along and Clinton abruptly slid into second place. Now, after giving up the secretary of state's position, Clinton's poll numbers are already falling, and she's starting to make some gaffes that are dimming the luster.

July 02, 2014 | | Editorials

Brett “Randy” Williams

A graveside service for Brett Randall "Randy" Williams, 60, will be held Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at Quaker Cemetery. The Rev. Keith Coates will officiate. In lieu of flowers memorials, may be made to The American Cancer Society.

July 02, 2014 | | Obituaries

Zaccio to take his place in Saratoga lore

Zaccio, a three-time champion and Racing Hall of Fame member, will be honored with a plaque on the Saratoga Hoofprints Walk of Fame.

July 02, 2014 | | Equine

KC all-star squads come up short in tourney finales

Bishopville knocked Kershaw County West from Dixie Youth Baseball Ozone sub-district tournament play with an 8-4 win over the West Wateree-based squad in Monday's championship contest played in Darlington.

July 02, 2014 | | Seasonal Sports

Military Briefs - June 30, 2014

Cadet Bradley Harrison, son of Susan and SFC Glynn Harrison of Lugoff, graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point on May 28.

June 30, 2014 | | Military

Invasion of the Body Snatchers: Part Deux

There's this stranger who yells at noisy kids, shakes his fists at speeders in the neighborhood, glares at youngsters who thump the subwoofers in their cars at sub-atomic testing, and has yet to understand most of the applications on his cellphone.

June 30, 2014 | By Jim Tatum Summerville Journal Scene reporter | Columns

The politeness of the South

There are many things I love about the South. We're fiercely patriotic. We're neighborly. We're storytellers without equal. We're unabashedly and unapologetically faithful. We're proudly hospitable. But here's what I love just a little bit better than all the rest: We believe mightily in courtesy and manners.

June 30, 2014 | By Ronda Rich | Columns

McCarthy, Dalton set sights on Parx feature chase

A large and well-matched field will line up Tuesday for a $30,000 allowance hurdle at Parx Racing in suburban Philadelphia. Also on the program are two divisions of a Sport of Kings maiden hurdle, with $25,000 purses in each heat.

June 30, 2014 | | Equine

Long, Dean receive SCASA Lifetime Achievement awards

Kershaw County School District Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources Dr. Connie Long and former Camden High School (CHS) Principal Reggie Dean were two of three recipients of this year's Lifetime Achievement Award from the S.C. Association of School Administrators (SCASA).

June 30, 2014 | | Education

Daughters of the American Revolution presents awards to ‘outstanding’ students

Earlier this year, the Hobkirk Hill Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) met at the Old Mills Courthouse and presented awards to honor outstanding students -- Good Citizen; Good Citizenship: JROTC Scholarship; and American History Essay Contest.

June 30, 2014 | | People & Places

50th Wedding Anniversary

June 30, 2014 | | Weddings & Engagements

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Knights drop pair of region games

North Central had enough hits to have won a ballgame but the Knights stranded seven runners in scoring position which ended up proving costly to ...

March 23, 2018 | | Sports

Bulldogs top Barons, fall to Eagles

Chapin righted its ship following back-to-back, non-conference losses to Lugoff-Elgin and Lexington by sweeping Region 5-4A foe and defending 4A state champion A.C. Flora ...

March 23, 2018 | | Sports

L-E visits CHS for Saturday Dogfest

DogFest: A Celebration of Being a Camden Bulldog, will be held on Saturday, March 24 at Camden High's American Legion Park.

March 23, 2018 | | Sports

Not getting older but getting better

In the spring of 1909, in a town known for its love of horses, a tradition was born; the first Camden Horse Show --- focusing on ...

March 23, 2018 | By Kathee Stahl Special to the C-I | Equine

Ariail - March 23, 2018

March 23, 2018 | | Ariail

Publisher's Note: Economic Development

Today, readers will have an opportunity to take a deep look at economic development in Kershaw County. Editor Jim Tatum and Senior Writer Martin L ...

March 23, 2018 | By Mike Mischner, Publisher Chronicle-Independent | Editorials

Column: Women to the swamp

WASHINGTON -- How many times have we heard that this is the year of the woman?

March 23, 2018 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns


Funeral services for Elvin Eugene Brown, Sr., 62, were held on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Memorials may be made to House of Prayer with Open ...

March 23, 2018 | | Obituaries


Funeral service for Mrs. Betty Thomas Stover, 78, of 2409-A Neal Switch Rd., Camden, will be held Saturday, March 24, at noon in Good Hope ...

March 23, 2018 | | Obituaries

Spring dog show Saturday

The 82nd Annual Spring Dog Show will be held at 1 p.m. in Rectory Square, in downtown Camden. March 25 is the rain date ...

March 23, 2018 | | Camden

Deputies save fleeing suspect’s life

Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) deputies ended up having to save the life of a man who fled from a safety checkpoint on S ...

March 23, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire

KCSO charges men with cockfighting

Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) deputies arrested three men March 17 and charged them with cockfighting. A KCSO press release identified the men as ...

March 23, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire

Historic parachute drop commemoration is March 29

Everyone from around the region, state and nation is invited to attend a special commemoration, to be held Thursday, March 29, at 2:30 p ...

March 23, 2018 | | Military

This week in KC sports

Monday: Camden at Hartsville (G – 4 p.m.); Lugoff-Elgin at Ridge View (G – 4 p.m.); Camden Military Academy at Wilson (BB – 4:30 p ...

March 20, 2018 | | Sports

Post 17 recognitions

March 20, 2018 | | People & Places

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