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Partnership to provide counseling for KC students

As new violent incidents in schools across the country are reported daily, more and more school administrators are exploring increasing counseling to students.

June 22, 2018 | | Education


KCSD hiring school bus drivers

The Kershaw County School District is hiring school bus drivers. Pay is based on experience and includes benefits. A training class will be held July 16-19 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lugoff-Elgin Middle School, 1244 U.S. 1 South, Lugoff.

June 22, 2018 | | Education


Area students graduate from GIT

Ian Buckley of Camden and Elisabeth Brown of Elgin recently earned degreesfrom the Georgia Institute of Technology, located in Atlanta, Ga.

June 22, 2018 | | Education


Column: All-America City awards

Since 1949, the National Civic League has recognized and celebrated the best in American civic innovation with the prestigious All-America City Award. The Award, bestowed yearly upon no more than 10 communities, recognizes the work of communities in using inclusive civic engagement to address critical issues and create stronger connections among residents, businesses and nonprofit and government leaders.

June 19, 2018 | By Laurey Carpenter C-I guest columnist | Columns


Letter: All-America City finalist congratulations

As president of the National Civic League, I am thrilled to personally congratulate Kershaw County on being selected as a finalist for the All-America City Awards. Kershaw County has shown its ability to involve all parts of the community in decision-making and efforts to improve equity when it comes to quality of life and opportunities for good health and prosperity for all.

June 19, 2018 | Doug Linkhart, president National Civic League | Letters


The inherent risk of sport specialization

One of the responsibilities that parents take most seriously is protecting their children from injury, whether it is buckling seat belts in a car or wearing a helmet while riding a bike. And when their kids become teenagers and want to participate in sports or other activities, parents do everything they can to keep their sons and daughters from getting hurt.

June 19, 2018 | By Bob Gardner and Jerome Singleton | Sports


Preger-developed King Zachary scores upset in Matt Winn Stakes

King Zachary, a 3-year-old developed at the barn of Mickey Preger Jr. at the Camden Training Center,comfortably beat stablemate Tiz Mischief by 4 ¾ lengths giving Churchill Downs' all-time leader trainer Dale Romans a 1-2 finish in Saturday's night's 21st running of the $100,000 Matt Winn (Grade III) for 3-year-olds.

June 19, 2018 | | Equine


Youth wrestling camp on tap at L-E

Here is the listing for youth sports camps in Kershaw County scheduled for next week:

June 19, 2018 | | Seasonal Sports


Murphy’s record-setting round highlights memorable tourney run

Some things, you just can't make up.

June 19, 2018 | | Sports


Ariail - June 19, 2018

June 19, 2018 | | Ariail


Editorial: River parcel meetings

Those who wish to give their opinions regarding the property along the Wateree River in Lugoff that Kershaw County bought back in January will have two opportunities to do so this week.

June 19, 2018 | | Editorials


Column: Aunt Ozelle and the great magnolia

Frequently these days, my sister and I are brought together for a funeral or funeral home visitation of yet another family member, mostly those from Mama and Daddy's generation although our cousins have begun dying off.

June 19, 2018 | By Ronda Rich www.rondarich.com | Columns


Column: Inhumanity rules the border

WASHINGTON -- Put yourself in the room with immigration officials and try to imagine exactly which argument would convince you that separating children from their migrating parents would be a good idea.

June 19, 2018 | By Kathleen Parker C-I contributing columnist | Columns


DAVID GREGG COURTNEY

A service to celebrate the life of David Gregg Courtney, 55, will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Broad Swamp Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery in Kingstree. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Broad Swamp Women's Ministry, c/o Rennie Bingham, 941 Broad Swamp Rd, Kingstree, SC 29556.

June 19, 2018 | | Obituaries


Three Camden models travel to New York

Recently, three young models who participated in the new modeling classes at Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County traveled to New York City under the watchful eye of their teacher, Stephanie Keel. Hudson Laney (daughter of Tae and Michael Laney;) Katie Flowers (daughter of Gwendolyn and Thomas Flowers;) and Madison Baker (daughter of Ashley Robinson and Chris Baker) auditioned in front of more than 20 casting directors, agents and managers. Keel teaches modeling in the fall and spring for both children and adults at the FAC.

June 19, 2018 | | People & Places


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Baron DeKalb Elementary summer program visits Lee State Park

Baron DeKalb Elementary Summer Program students visited Lee State Park. They learned about the different plants and animals that are located inside the park. Park ...

July 17, 2018 | | Education


Man dies of heat stroke

A county man died of heatstroke on July 10, according to a press release from Kershaw County Coroner David West. In the press release, West ...

July 17, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


Camden student studies in Cyprus, Greece

Mary Deese, an Art History major from Camden, was one of 20 Coastal Carolina University students spent nearly a month on a study abroad program ...

July 17, 2018 | | Education


Holbrook promotes Dorton

CHARLESTON --- College of Charleston head coach Chad Holbrook has promoted former Lugoff-Elgin standout Will Dorton to assistant coach/pitching and Kevin Nichols to associate head ...

July 13, 2018 | | Sports


Elizabeth Combs weds Jacob William Moriarty

Elizabeth Lane Combs of Camden, SC, and Jacob William Louis Moriarty of Rochester, NY, were married Saturday, June 16, 2018, 6:30 pm. at Lake ...

July 13, 2018 | | Weddings & Engagements


Richardson promoted

Col. Travis B. Richardson, son of Raymond Richardson and Ruth Omonijo, assigned as an Internal Medicine staff physician at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center ...

July 13, 2018 | | People & Places


Power Wheels

Guy Ross Beebe, 3, son of Baron Ross Beebe of Bethune, recently competed in the Power Wheels Monster Truck Jam held May 5 at the ...

July 13, 2018 | | People & Places


Ariail - July 13, 2018

July 13, 2018 | | Ariail


Editorial: New schools looking good

Has anybody noticed any of the new schools being built around Kershaw County?

July 13, 2018 | | Editorials


Column: The kindness of a beauty queen

It is rarely the large kindnesses or generosities that are remembered (unless, of course, your name is on a building). It is generally the small ...

July 13, 2018 | By Ronda Rich www.rondarich.com | Columns


Column: City making great progress

I have a friend who lives in New Hampshire. She says they have two seasons, "winter and road construction." She is always interested in what ...

July 13, 2018 | By Camden Mayor Alfred Mae Drakeford C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: Amending the agenda

I was in Mount Pleasant recently. It had been years since I had driven north of Shem Creek on Coleman Boulevard. My drive north in ...

July 13, 2018 | By Jay Bender, SCPA Attorney C-I guest columnist | Columns


Letter: Proposal to curb illegal immigration

As I see it, none of the countries the majority of illegal immigrants come from are suffering any consequences for their lack of securing their ...

July 13, 2018 | Jackie T. Lyles Camden | Letters


Letter: Wake up to state of nation, planet

Hopefully, we'll wake up to the state of our nation and our planet. Maybe you, as many others, watched and listened for news about ...

July 13, 2018 | Vicki Porter Camden | Letters


ELIZABETH HARRIS

Mrs. Elisabeth Harris, 78 , of 1537 Wildwood Lane, Elgin, passed on Sunday, July 9, 2018.

July 13, 2018 | | Obituaries


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