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?
James Leroy Belk American Legion Post No. 17 is seeking applications for Palmetto Boys State, to be held June 9-15 at Anderson University in Anderson, S.C. Applicants should be motivated students interested in learning about citizenship and government, rising seniors of good character and in the top 25% of their class.
Mrs. Lugenia Carter Brisbon, 66, of 835 Hunter Lane, Camden, SC, passed on Monday, May 2, 2016.
Austin A. Brown, legendary horseman and gentleman, died peacefully May 4, 2016 on Hilton Head Island.
Mr. Benjamin J. Gripper, 24, of 652 St. Paul Road, Camden, passed on Tuesday, April 26, 2016.
Florence-Mrs. Ida Mae Frazier Bracey Jones, 86, of Florence, South Carolina, and formerly of Camden entered into eternal rest on Saturday, April 30, 2016. Born ...
Funeral service for Mrs. Jota Carlissa Montgomery, 42, of 300 Elders Pond Drive in Columbia, will be today, May 6, 2016, 11:00 A.M ...
Foxhounds once again will take over the Springdale Race Course on Saturday, May 7, when the annual Carolinas' Hound Show returns.
Lugoff-Elgin was eliminated from the 4A District 1 state baseball tournaments with losses to Dorman and Laurens, respectively, last Thursday and Friday evenings.
Camden will send 20 athletes into Saturday's AAA state qualifier after 11 Lady Bulldogs and nine members of the boys' teamcame home from last ...
Six Kershaw County farms, the Kershaw County Farmers Market and more than 20 artisans will be featured during the upcoming S.C. Ag + Art Tour ...
The competitive dance program at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC), operated by Alexis Kelley McDonald of Kelley's Fine Arts (KFA,) and ...
The Kershaw County Music Association (KCMA) will hold its spring concert on Sunday, May 8 at 3 p.m. in the Wood Auditorium of the ...
Traveler, a black Labrador Retriever, won Best In Show at the 80th Grace Episcopal Dog Show, held Saturday at Rectory Square. Shown here from left ...
Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) deputies arrested Alvin Davis IV, 20, of Haile Gold Mine Road, Kershaw, on Saturday, charging him with unlawful conduct ...
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The Kershaw County School District (KCSD) received 18 awards for excellence in communications from the South Carolina chapter of the National School Public Relations Association ...