The Junior Beta Club and Student Council joined together to lead Pine Tree Hill School's effort in raising money for the American Red Cross. Throughout the month of March, students filled containers in their classrooms with coins, dollars and checks. The total amount collected was more than $500. Junior Beta Club member Brodie Horton (left) and Student Council President Amy Kahler (right) presented the check to Margaret Bishop (center), Heroes Chair for Kershaw County American Red Cross.
Camden Elementary School was awarded a $1,500 "Healthy Living" grant from Kroger. The annual contest encourages schools to creatively demonstrate how they promoted healthy living for students throughout their communities. Camden Elementary representatives including (from left) Principal Ed Yount, School Improvement Council member Laura Battiata and Assistant Principal Jackie Norton accepted the honor from Kroger Manager Stephen Leonard (right).
Many Americans are breathing a sigh of relief as they finally managed to file their income-tax returns. No need to worry about taxes again for another year, right?
Photo cutline -- Athletes Recognized -- Camden High athletes recognized for their performances were Jeff Gainey, Steve Abbot, Carol Mathis, Scott Sanders, Layne Vinson, Steve Edwards, Al Amith, Donna Robinson, Ricky Nelson, Larry Taylor, Patti Gadecki, Clarence Watkins, Patrick McMorris, and Sammy Stuckey. The awards, as well as recognition of the members of all CHS teams, were given at the annual Bulldog Club banquet Thursday night at Pine Tree Hill School.
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Funeral Services for James Albert Register, 79, will be held Thursday at 2:00 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Elgin Ward, with burial to follow in Greenhaven Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Wednesday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff.
Hall of Fame trainer and part-time Camden resident Jonathan Sheppard's Sergeant Karakorum moved on pacesetter Lake Placid before the final fence of the $40,000 Georgia Cup and pulled away to a five-length victory over Wantan in the feature race of the 47th annual Atlanta Steeplechase in Kingston on Saturday.
Alisa Goodman is the new executive director of instructional support programs for the Kershaw County School District (KCSD).
After having seen most of their competition in Region 4-4A, Lugoff-Elgin boys' soccer coach Matt Brosius and Demons find themselves in the hunt for a state playoff berth.
As the lone class a school invited to Saturday's Carolinas Cup track meet, hosted at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, North Central gave a strong showing for itself.
The Kershaw County-based SC Ballers and T Ballers AAU youth basketball teams would like to congratulate the winners of their gas card raffle: Shawn Phipps won the $100 certificate, sold by Josh Byrd, and Rhonda Phipps the $50 gift card, sold by Brady Brown.
North Central's hopes for a first round class A state baseball playoff game all but went by the boards following Friday's 8-6 loss at Lewisville.
Playing their two best games of the season in consecutive contests, the North Central softball team improved their post-season stock by splitting a pair of Region 3-A contests with Great Falls and Lewisville.
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 ...