Lugoff-Elgin will host the 19th annual May Plant Credit Union Holiday Classic wrestling tournament this Friday and Saturday inside the Demons Den at Lugoff-Elgin High School.
Allan Sindler, of Camden, died on December 12th, between his own holiday of Chanukah, the celebration of lights, the light of freedom, the light of justice -- and Christmas, the holiday of so many of his friends, the celebration of peace on earth, goodwill towards men. This seems poetic and ironic, since he lived outside of religious borders, dedicating his life to the ideals of both holidays. He never preached, he just did what he thought was right. He was a consummate husband, family man, and citizen. And like a single stone thrown into the ocean, his life, by example, sent ...
Mrs. Rosetta Moses McDuffie (Bunch), 62, wife of Reverend Robert McDuffie, of Columbia, SC was called home on Thursday, December 9, 2010.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Marjorie Rast Parnell, 78, of Camden will be held Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 11:00 AM at Hermitage Baptist Church with burial to follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Rev. Dr. Condy Richardson, Rev. Scott Roberts and Rev. Joe Stines will officiate. The family received friends Tuesday, December 14, 2010 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Kornegay Funeral Home Camden Chapel. Memorials may be in Mrs. Parnell's memory to Hermitage Baptist Church, Arise and Build, 814 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Camden, SC 29020.
Funeral service for Linnie H. Rodgers, 95, of Cassatt, will be held Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at Beaverdam Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Rev. Steve Leigh and Rev. Marvin Jones will officiate. The family received friends Tuesday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home.
Funeral service for Lenora Anita Taylor, 70, of 1813 Kennedy Drive in Camden will be held Wednesday, December 15, 2010, 11 A.M. at Sutton Branch Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
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29 YEARS AGO -- Dec. 14-18, 1981
The earliest Christmas trees were decorated in 1510. Martin Luther is said to have seen the stars shining through the branches of the trees one night. He decorated a small tree with candles to share the scene with his children.
On Nov. 28 Rock Hill Baptist Church, located at 1060 Shivers Green Road, Ridgeway, held its new church dedication services. For 143 years, the church was located at 1034 Shivers Green Rd.
Years ago, the biggest question you'd get while flying was "Coffee or tea?" Now it's "Naked body scan or aggressive pat-down?"
Mrs. Myra Huntley Coates died on December 4 in the comforting atmosphere of the Wayne T. Patrick Hospice House in Rock Hill, SC. She was born January 6, 1926, in Bishopville, SC. She was the 11th of 13 children of William Edward and Bertha Reynolds Huntley.
Mr. and Mrs. James Fleming McMaster, III of Barnwell proudly announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Amanda Rembert McMaster to Carl Douglas Capell, Jr, son of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Douglas Capell, Sr. of Camden.
Emily Morgan Kehoe and Timothy Shand Cameron were married August 28, 2010 at half past seven o'clock in the evening at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in Savannah, Georgia. Most Reverend John Kevin Boland and Monsignor William Oliver O'Neill officiated. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William John Kehoe III. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. William John Kehoe, Jr. of Savannah, Ga. and Mr. Edward Hill Morgan and the late Mrs. Valeria McIver Morgan of Savannah, Ga. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Shand Cameron of ...
Beulah Marsh Branham, 92, widow of William D. Branham, died Monday, April 14, 2014 at McCoy Nursing Home.
The Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County will present its 10th annual Jazz at the Center Music Festival, April 25-27, in historic downtown Camden. The featured concert this year takes place at 8 p.m. Saturday in Wood Auditorium, following a cocktail reception from 7 to 8 p.m. in the lobby. Maddy Winer and Vince Lewis and the Jazz All-Stars will provide entertainment from the Great American Songbook and modern jazz standards that are sure to please jazz lovers of all tastes. Their new CD "Crossroads" was hailed by Just Jazz Magazine as "first rate" and "…the musicianship ...
The Boy Scouts of Wateree District recently held their annual Awards Banquets, hosted by Lyttletton St. UMC. The district awards went to:
Last Sunday was Palm Sunday, the beginning of the Christian Holy Week, leading up to the celebration of Easter. Jesus entered Jerusalem riding a donkey to celebrate Passover the week that he died. Kevin Shaw (portraying Jesus in photo) leads members of area churches down Mill St. in Camden.
Longtime Camden resident Reid Buckley died Monday night in a Columbia hospital, only days after being diagnosed with metastatic cancer.
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Allison Hill is a 21st century woman embarking on a promising future in nursing with an assist from women who were born in the nineteenth century.
What a way to head into the Easter vacation break.
After having edged Columbia High, 6-5, in the first game of Thursday's five-inning doubleheader in Boonetown, North Central dropped the back end of the twinbill, 8-7.
Ten Kershaw County schools were among 592 schools statewide recognized by the State Department of Education for academic achievement and closing achievement gaps in 2013.
So much for a "ho-hum" victory over Westwood.
• The news that the city of Camden plans to install an elevator at Camden City Hall is quite welcome. It is especially so to the city's disabled citizens who have found it difficult to come to court or attend Camden City Council meetings, both of which take place on the second floor. Many years ago, the city installed a chair-lift system attached to a railing of the building's main stairwell. It hasn't always worked and some people find its appearance a bit daunting. Installing the elevator -- which will also allow employees and visitors to reach offices and ...
Of all his team's losses this season, Camden High tennis coach Roger Smoak said this one stung the most.