Officials with Duke Energy forecast that Lake Wateree will be "above full pond" (100 feet) today, the third time it has made such a prediction this summer. Charlotte, N.C., and the region has experienced locally heavy rainfall, with high flows coming into Lake Wylie from the South Fork River, officials said in a press release Monday.
Someone purchased a Powerball ticket worth $1 million from the "seemingly aptly" named Winners Circle Mini Mart on Main Street in Bethune Saturday night, according to S.C. Education Lottery officials.
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SPARTANBURG --- Former Lugoff-Elgin football standout Jared Singleton has not played the first game of his senior season at Wofford College, but he is already racking up pre-season honors.
The ABLE Club of S.C., the official athletic booster club of Lugoff-Elgin High School athletics, is kicking off its 2013-14 membership campaign.
Funeral service for Billie Byrum Maples, 82, will be held Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at North Trenholm Baptist Church, Columbia, with burial to follow in Springvale Baptist Church Cemetery, Lugoff, S.C. The Rev. Danny Wilson will officiate. The family will receive friends Saturday 5-7 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff, S.C.. Memorials may be made to World Changers c/o North Trenholm Baptist Church.
Funeral service for Sheryl Rogers Smith, 52, of 22 Rio Lane in Lugoff will be held Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 12:00 P.M. at Unity United Methodist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Viewing will be Tuesday, 1:00 p.m. -7 p.m. at the funeral home and 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at church. She died Friday, July 26, 2013. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements
Louis Wagner died Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at age 84 under hospice care. He was born in Freehold, New Jersey. Service to his country following World War II included, The Berlin Airlift, The Korean War and a tour in the Philippines. While in the Air Force he discovered his love for broadcasting the news to his fellow troops.
• When it comes to professional golf, there's probably not a more popular player than Phil Mickelson, who's always nice to people and is incredibly conscientious about signing autographs and making himself available to his fans. So it was a popular victory he achieved recently at the British Open, when he shot 66 in the final round to come from behind and win. Tiger Woods once again got to the weekend in contention but his putter failed him, as it seems to do in every major championship.
Yesterday, Sunday, July 28 was Parents' Day! Designated by Congress in 1994, the fourth Sunday of July is the day each year that we celebrate parents in the United States. Parents are very important to our future because they are the ones raising our next generation of leaders. Here in South Carolina and across the globe, parents are working hard to be sure their children have a healthy start in life and access to all the early learning experiences their children need to thrive in school and in life.
Racing Hall of Fame trainer and part-time Camdenite Jonathan Sheppard invariably does well at Saratoga Race Course, and he kicked off the track's first steeplechase last Thursday with a 1-2 finish by Bill Pape's Martini Brother and the trainer's Barnstorming in the $75,000 Jonathan Kiser Novice Stakes.
A celebration of life service for Joyce Wright Randall, 56, will be held Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the family's residence, 2309 Lucknow Rd, Camden, SC 29020. In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made to the Lee County Animal Shelter at 1787 Bethune Hwy, Bishopville, SC 29010 .
Rain and cold weather forced the North Central softball team to postpone games with Lee Central and Westwood early last week. Not having played those ...
Monday: Hartsville, McBee, West Florence at Camden (G – 4 p.m.); Lugoff-Elgin JVs, Lee Central at Camden Military Academy (G – 4 p.m.); Camden Military ...
Lt. Tyrell Cato, who recently earned the professional designation of Certified Jail Officer through the American Jail Association, was recognized by Kershaw County Council for ...
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Thirty years ago Tom Price, president and CEO of Protective Packaging, Inc., began his endeavor to become a successful custom folding carton manufacturer in a ...
Lugoff Fire-Rescue (LF-R) recently purchased eight new automated external defibrillators, or AEDs, thanks to a more than $8,600 grant from the Firehouse Subs Public ...
Applied Technology Education Campus (ATEC) students captured first place in state competition for their community awareness project on fighting hunger in Kershaw County.
We would like to take a moment to applaud and thank the dedicated board and staff of the ALPHA Center for the services it provides ...
As the first Grand Marshall of the -- I hope annual -- Montessori Leprechaun Parade, I'm thinking today might offer an opportunity to comment on the ...
Recently, the U.S. GOP House leaders okayed legislation to restructure our nation's healthcare system. The Affordable Care Act, (ACA), also known as "Obamacare."
If one game is any indication of what is to come, the Region 6-4A baseball season can turn into one heck of a wild ride.
Following a season-opening win, the Lugoff-Elgin tennis team has since fallen upon hard times.
If ever there is a perfect place to enjoy South Carolina, it is here, right here in Camden. Our hometown is quintessential Southern. We have ...