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During the last week, we have come out in favor of and urged cooperation on the $17.2 million economic development bond recently passed by Kershaw County Council.
WASHINGTON -- Soon after Wednesday night's Republican debate, the phone rang: "Did the fat lady sing?" asked the voice on the other end.
In the South, everyone has a story. Every name is followed by a few sentences or paragraphs. No one is known by name alone.
When the Midway High School class of 1965 walked across the stage of the school auditorium to receive their high school diplomas, it was the final class to do so. Yet, 50 years later, this closed high school continues to serve the Cassatt community and Midway area. How can that be?
With the current incident at Spring Valley High School, would not the logical thing to do be to make all schools cellphone-free zones? It seems the female student insisted on carrying on a conversation while in the classroom and created a distraction. If the school was cellphone-free, this could not have happened, correct? We know if the schools were made such zones, everyone would leave their phones at home.
Regarding the disobedient student at Spring Valley High School, I will be the first to concide that if you only view the select footage the media chose to highlight, it appears to be excessive force. However, anyone's patience might have been exhausted by the time the officer was called.
Plans are underway for the American Society of Interior Designers Showhouse, sponsored by the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County. Committee chairmen have been appointed by the FAC Executive Committee. They are making plans and recruiting volunteers, said Liza Van Horn, assistant director of the FAC.
In the wake of recent flooding, the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is urging residents to take steps to reduce breeding grounds for mosquitoes.
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) recently announced federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations in South Carolina as a result of the excessive rain and flooding took place in October.
Funeral service for Mr. James McDaniel, Jr., 66, of 576 Shivers Green Road in Ridgeway, will be held Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, 11:30 a.m. at James Chapel AME Church, 2174 Springvale Road in Lugoff with burial in the church cemetery. He died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Funeral service for John Samuel McCutchen, 82, will be held on Thursday at 1 p.m. at St. Andrew Church of God with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Larry Mobley and the Rev. Eddie Thomas, Jr. will officiate. The family will receive friends on Thursday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th fl., New York, NY 10001 or St. Andrew Church of God, 4238 Red Hill Road, Camden, SC 29020.
A graveside service to celebrate the life of Harriet Watts Holt, 57, of Columbia, SC will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday, November 4 at Hermitage Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Mark Hopkins will officiate. Memorials may be made in Harriet's memory to One Mind Institute, www.IMHRO.org.
Funeral services for John Albert Hill, Jr., 71, will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Charles Davis will officiate. The family will receive friends Friday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Those people seeking a less-guilty Thanksgiving Day now have a place to go before taking part in a big meal.
Madelyn Annette Wooten and Zachary William Prestage were united in marriage at half past four o'clock on Saturday, November 7, 2015 on Figure Eight ...
This is turning out to be a very difficult year for Camden High School (CHS), its students, teachers, staff and community.
WASHINGTON -- One week, Beirut and Paris; the next week, Mali. The nightmare is young. Where next?
As I sit back and ponder the election results of several weeks ago, I feel overwhelmed. Many emotions go through my head. I can hear ...
An email arrived in the middle of the night back in August. Its message was to tell me that my precious friend Randy Parks, one ...
Guiding elementary school pupils across the street might seem like one of the duller aspects of his job, but Lt. Bill Roscoe, Camden Police Department ...
How fitting to write this article for the Chronicle-Independent because the Chronicle sparked a flame which has benefitted hundreds and hundreds of homeless pets.
On Tuesday, October 20, a Senate Judiciary subcommittee met to discuss and take testimony on S.868, a bill that would grant the power of ...
These not-so smooth criminals got themselves locked up Friday morning in the Kmart parking lot after being found guilty of needing to raise money for ...
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A service to celebrate the life of Herbert Ray Rutledge, 79, will be held on Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at ...
Robert "Bob" Odom, 59, of St. Petersburg, FL passed away Nov. 17, 2015. Bob is survived by his loving family. Please see full obituary at ...