William LeRoy Harrington, Jr. (Bill), age 95, of Matthews, NC lost his four month battle with pneumonia on Sept. 14, 2015. Born August 2, 1920 in Erie, PA the eldest son of the late William L. and Margaret Mary Titler Harrington. He was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Shirley Mae Wright Harrington.
Habitat for Humanity will host its 12th annual golf tournament will be held Thursday, Oct.8 at the Camden Country Club. Tee time is set for 1 p.m.
Tuesday: Lugoff-Elgin at Camden (G – 4 p.m.); Camden Military Academy at the Cannon School (XC – 4 p.m.); Camden at Richland Northeast (TEN – 5 p.m.); Lugoff-Elgin at Blythewood (TEN – 5:30 p.m.); North Central at McBee (XC – 5:30 p.m.); Camden at Richland Northeast (VB – 6:30 p.m.); Lugoff-Elgin at Blythewood (VB – 7 p.m.)
There's not a day goes by I don't think of Mama and do something the way she taught me to do it.
One of the things I spent a lot of time doing over the summer is thinking about and mapping out what I see as the most critical priorities for the coming 12 months. Where do we need to be as a district at the end of the 2015-16 school year? What needs to be accomplished? This is a particularly challenging task nowadays because the pace of change in the education landscape is faster than ever; however, organizations which don't keep working to move ahead in this environment are liable to get run over.
In the Sept. 9 issue of the C-I, a Cassatt resident shared his view about the NAACP's peaceful march, "America's Journey for Justice -- a journey with our eyes fixed on a better future for all Americans, not just the select few." His views contained a great deal of emotionalism and very few facts regarding the event.
Family members of S.C. Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) Kershaw County probation/parole officer Jennifer Donald and DJJ employees gathered Wednesday to honor her memory. Donald worked for DJJ in Kershaw County for more than 26 years before passing away earlier this year from a medical condition. Tuesday, students from the community cleared an area in front of Camden's DJJ building in preparation for Wednesday's service and as part of Restoring Carolina, during which the agency performs community service projects to commemorate 9/11. Wednesday, local DJJ Director April McFadden presented Donald's family with a certificate ...
The Mark Mason family, owners of Lugoff Toyota, recently landed a cover story in Toyota Today, the national magazine for Toyota dealerships. Lugoff Automotive Group General Manager Mark Mason Jr. appears on the cover the magazine's July/August issue. Inside, his father, Lugoff Toyota Principal Dealer Mark Mason Sr. is quoted in a two-page article.
• Congratulations to Dr. Larry Parrott on being honored with a Leadership Legacy bench as part of the city's Leaders Legacy recognition program. Parrott, as noted in Friday's cover story, served as a pathologist at what is now KershawHealth for more than 30 years. He has, for even longer, served the community in a variety of ways, through his church, Bethesda Presbyterian; at Rotary; and by supporting youth sports and activities. As Camden Mayor Tony Scully put it during Tuesday's bench dedication: "This remarkable man, who has shaped this community for the better, has demonstrated by his actions ...
North Central tuned up for Saturday's Carolina Challenge volleyball tournament by breezing past Cheraw in three sets on Tuesday night in Chesterfield County.
The Camden Military Academy cross country team opened their season with a pair of top four finishes in their first two meets of the year.
Led by a fourth-place finish from sophomore Garrett Lawson, the Camden High School boys' cross country team won their third meet in as many starts this season by running to victory against a seven-team field on Tuesday in a meet hosted by Lancaster High School.
An 80-year-old missing Elgin man suffering from dementia and severe diabetes is back with his family today after being located not far from his Watts Hill Road home Tuesday evening. The man had been missing since Sunday evening.
As we celebrate the golden anniversary of the Fearless Forecast, this competition has seen plenty of strange things happen.
Tuesday: Dreher at Camden (TEN – 5 p.m.); Ridge View at Lugoff-Elgin (TEN – 5:30 p.m.); Dreher at Camden (VB – 6:30 p.m ...
The Camden High School volleyball program will host its annual "Dig Pink" Breast Cancer Fundraiser and Awareness Campaign on Wednesday Oct. 7 when Cardinal Newman ...
Ever wanted to see Kershaw County from a bird's perspective?
We agree with Kershaw County Sheriff Jim Matthews: if anyone was a candidate for a life sentence without the possibility of parole, it was Stephen ...
"I got credit down at the grocery store and my barber tells me jokes…" -Roger Miller
In September, a merchant and friend emailed me about our downtown. I decided our communication was worth considering for this column.
Recently at the College of Charleston, State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman delivered what was billed as The State of the Schools Speech.
WASHINGTON -- The Republican Party's "Freedom Caucus," which has several less-charitable nicknames on Capitol Hill, is the dog that caught the car.
What is a person's life worth? Not so much in monetary value, but in years on this earth?
Funeral services for Roy Hood Sill, 88, will be held Monday, Oct. 5, 2015 at 1 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff, with burial ...
Dunah Gregory Gandy, daughter of Ben and Dessie Montgomery Gregory, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015. She is survived by her ...
Mrs. Patricia Ann "Betty" Kirkland Castleberry, 66, of Ridgeway, entered into eternal rest on Monday, Sept. 28, 2015. Born in Ridgeway, she was the daughter ...