Funeral service for David Peter Peebles, Jr., 75, were held Sunday at at First Baptist Church of Camden with burial in Quaker Cemetery. The Rev. Bruce Hancock officiated. The family received friends in the church fellowship hall. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the First Baptist Church of Camden.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Mary K. Player, 92, of Camden, SC, was held Monday, January 30, 2017 at Antioch Baptist Church. Reverend Danny Hedgepath and Reverend Joe Stines officiated. Burial was in the church cemetery. The family received friends in the Family Life Center prior to the service. Memorials in Mary's memory may be made to Kershaw Health Hospice, 124 Battleship Road, Camden, SC 29020.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Edith Reynolds Rush, 91, of Camden, SC, was held Sunday, January 29, 2017 at True Light Church of Christ. Mr. Dwain Watson and Mr. Lynn Young officiated. Burial was in the church cemetery. The family received friends Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel.
Students at Doby's Mill Elementary have been working hard for two years, running laps to raise money through Boosterthon Fun Runs, to purchase equipment for their 2nd Grade playground. The ceremonial ribbon was cut Jan. 30 and the children were able to enjoy the fruits of their labors.
Marion Sheheen, 77 of Lugoff, SC, died Monday, January 30, 2017. Plans are incomplete and will be announced by Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel.
Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) deputies arrested three Richland County teenagers early Thursday morning. The KCSO referred to all three as gang members in a press release issued Friday evening.
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office has arrested seven people on a variety of narcotics charges after a two month investigation, according to a KCSO press release.
Tuesday: Chester at Camden (BB – 6 p.m.); Darlington at Lugoff-Elgin (BB – 6 p.m.); Cheraw at North Central (BB – 6 p.m.)
We would like to offer our hearty congratulations to Amy Kinard, who was recently named executive director of the Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce. While she has been serving as interim director since August 2016, we are very glad she will continue in the position permanently.
WASHINGTON -- If blue states think they're going to be shielded from the coming Trump tsunami, they're sorely mistaken.
For more than six years, the city of Camden has been fortunate to have its first certified arborist. Specifically, the job holds the title of urban forestry (which includes arboriculture, horticulture, and of course forestry) and is within the city's department of public works. Liz Gilland is the sole member of this department.
It's no secret that I'm a sucker for all things South Carolina -- our history, politics, people, culture, places, food -- everything. And since we are such a wonderful -- and weird -- state, there's an awful lot to know and always something new to learn.
Ja Morant scored 29 points, while breaking the Crestwood High School career scoring mark in the process, in leading the Knights to a 77-71 win over visiting Lugoff-Elgin on Tuesday.
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WASHINGTON -- To sum up President Trump's first month in office, he has exceeded everyone's expectations.
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"A goal without a plan is just a wish." – Antoine De Saint Exupery
I feel like a broken record (there's an archaic cultural reference for you) every year when I say this, but what happens in the ...
U.S. Sen. Strom Thurmond was on hand Monday to present Cogsdill Tool with the Presidential "E" Award for excellence in exporting.
Facing long odds to begin with, the Camden High boys' basketball team had their season come to an end in a 65-52 loss to Southside ...
The "More Than Conquerors" baseball clinic will be held on Saturday, March 4 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Wildwood Youth ...
Baseball seasion, in pre-season tournament form, begins this week for Camden, Lugoff-Elgin and North Central high schools as well as the Camden Military Academy.
After several years of having to turn those wanting to buy tickets away due to lack of space, the Wateree Chapter Ducks Unlimited Banquet is ...
Ms. Venice Duren Belton, 93, of Elizabeth City, NC formerly of Camden, SC, passed on Saturday, February 18, 2017. Funeral services will be conducted at ...
Funeral services for Rosie Lee Barrett Fain, 93, will be held Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at Southside Baptist Church. The Rev. Lonnie Watford ...
Mr. Jerry Mack Flowe, 68, of Kershaw, died Monday, February 20, 2017. Plans will be announced by Collins Funeral Home of Camden.