A funeral service celebrating the life of Geneva Smith Hall, 53, of Camden, will be held at 3:00 PM, Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Wateree Baptist Church in Camden. Rev. Bobby James and Rev. Bill Dulaney will officiate. Burial will follow in Wateree Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7:00-8:30 PM on Friday, April 12, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in her memory to the Ronald McDonald House, 2905 Colonial Drive, Columbia, SC 29203.
Marlene Joy Hancock Tolleson, of Lugoff, SC died April 8, 2013. She was 69 years old. Marlene was the daughter of the late Walter and Ruth Shapmire Hancock. She lived in Thornton, IL and was a former nurse at Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL. She moved with the family to Camden, SC in June 1978. Memorials may be made in her memory to the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter, 460 S. Fair Street, Camden, SC 29020.
For the sixth year straight, Camden Military Academy will host the Kershaw County Special Olympics on its campus in east Camden today. Faculty, staff, and students from Camden Military Academy and surrounding schools will be on hand to help with various competitions, events, and activities throughout the day.
The second annual Child Crappie Fishing Tournament will be held on Lake Wateree on Saturday, April 13.
Since Lugoff-Elgin restarted its boys' tennis program six years ago, L-E and Richland Northeast have been in a see-saw pattern when it comes to matches between the two nearby rivals.
Playing what head baseball coach Denny Beckley said was his team's best game of the season, Camden handed host Hartsville a 9-1 defeat in Wednesday's non-region game played at Kellytown Field.
About the only difference this time was that Richland Northeast put a runner on base.
Jazzmine Devlin scored four goals as the Camden High girls' soccer team returned from spring break with a 6-0 win over Crestwood in a Tuesday night match played in Sumter.
In a season of firsts, this is the biggest of them all ... so far.
Even though his team did not lose a set in its 7-0 win over host Manning on Tuesday, Camden High tennis coach Roger Smoak could see that the Bulldogs were still rusty from last week's spring break.
Having to use both his number one and 1A starting pitchers on the same night in Tuesday's 6-4 loss to Richland Northeast, Lugoff-Elgin head coach Randy Stokes plans on giving the duo the weekend off.
On April 1 Sheriff Matthews spoke to the members of the American Legion Post 17. We were amazed that the sheriff's office was able to perform so many functions so well with so few on his staff.
Margaret Thatcher never cared much for feminists and other progressive equal-rights movements. Yet she deserves to be honored by those of us who do, whether we like the result of her politics or not.
A rabies clinic will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Salt Pond Farm & Garden, 2487 Springvale Road, in Kershaw County. The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is partnering with participating veterinarians across the state to help residents protect their pets and themselves against rabies, the agency announced today. Local veterinarian Hamilton Tetterton will offer Saturday's clinic.
What do your waking hours mean to the spinning earth? Can you tilt the axis, change the seasons, speed up or slow down the day or night? Can you manipulate tides or winds or clouds or storms? Do you have a part to play in the saga that is your life? Do you have a vote in the outcome of your own legacy?
Today is a milestone day in the city of Camden as Camden City Council officially breaks ground on the new tennis complex.
Where does your tax money go?
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Michelle Gilchrist, a student at Lugoff-Elgin High School, was recently awarded the C.E. Savedge Scholarship.
Trainer Ricky Hendriks launched the National Steeplechase Association's spring season by sweeping both divisions of Aiken Spring's $25,000 Budweiser Imperial Cup and ...
Lugoff-Elgin's goal of taking the Region 6-4AAA baseball championship now rest on winning their final four conference games and hoping either Crestwood or, Darlington ...
Camden took first and second places in last Thursday's home track meet with Manning, Brookland-Cayce and the Camden Military Academy.
Since opening their season with a win over Richland Northeast, the Lugoff-Elgin tennis team fell on hard times in dropping their next six matches.
Monday: Hammond, Irmo at Camden (G – 4 p.m.); Ridge View at Lugoff-Elgin (G – 4 p.m.); Richland Northeast at Lugoff-Elgin (TEN – 5 p.m ...
The Camden High baseball program will honor future high school baseball players and Bulldog players of the past at Wednesday and Friday night games at ...