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KC squads play twinbill in Sumter tonight

Due to torrential rains which rendered the playing field at Riley Park in Sumter unplayable, Tuesday's scheduled second game of the second round state American Legion playoff series between Kershaw County and the Sumter P15s was postponed until Wednesday.

July 18, 2018 | | Sports


Column: Marquette conservatives wrong

WASHINGTON -- Free speech won; decency lost.

July 10, 2018 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns


Fountain camp set for CHS Saturday

Former Camden High and Clemson University defensive end Maurice "Mo" Fountain will host a one-day youth football camp at Camden High School on Saturday, July 7.

July 06, 2018 | | Sports


West All Stars off to state tourney

After having won the 10-team Coach Pitch All-Star District IV Tournament hosted by the Kershaw County Parks and Recreation Department at Kershaw West Complex in Elgin, the Kershaw County West team will open play in the AA Coach Pitch 2018 State Tournament on Saturday, July 7 at Greenwood Athletic Park in Florence County.

July 06, 2018 | | Seasonal Sports


Editorial: Welcome to the neighborhood

Readers will notice the front page story today by senior writer Martin L. Cahn about new Kershaw County School District Superintendent Dr. Shane Robbins, who officially started the job on Monday. We would like to be among the first to welcome Dr. Robbins to Kershaw County and judging by the story, he appears to be a great fit for the district and we trust his family will find Kershaw County a great place to live.

July 06, 2018 | | Editorials


Column: Grandma’s petunias

Vintage petunias. I had forgotten them, those flowers grandma loved. Surely I saw them in youth. As I sort through my mental album I think I recall them. Pale colors, pastel petals of white and pink, possibly lavender, and a delicate softness. Seems Grandmother Walker grew them on her porch, a wide, columned porch destined to burn. There, on that doomed veranda, they grew in pots, over-spilling, upside down, their blooms a bit like inverted antebellum skirts. In the flowers' throats, dark veins converged, a floral case of perspective.

July 06, 2018 | By Tom Poland C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: Message in a bottle

As I walked down the beach on this July 4th admiring all the spirited displays of American pride, my mind kept wandering to thoughts of our Founding Fathers. Looking down at the surf, I imagined seeing a glass bottle rolling in with the surf. Of course, this bottle contained a message, a note of sorts from George and friends. It would tell us the United States was not born in peace but in conflict. They would be speaking from their own experiences inside Independence Hall almost two and a half centuries ago where our Constitution was debated and, in 1788 ...

July 06, 2018 | By Paula Joseph C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: Supreme hysteria

WASHINGTON -- If Chicken Little and Cassandra had a baby, they'd name him Jeffrey Toobin.

July 06, 2018 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns


KC 4-H Club competes at state horse show

The Kershaw County 4-H Horse Club had 13 members compete in the SC State 4-H Horse Show on June 20 - 22 at Clemson University's T. Ed Garrison Arena. Seven of the members qualified and will represent South Carolina at the 4-H Southern Regionals in Perry, Ga. in August. All of the members had a successful show with three Division Championships (Ava Woody -- Jr. Western, Summer Rabon -- Sr. Western and Ranch) and 2 Division Reserve Championships (Jenna Woody -- Jr. Western and Jerica Bozio -- Ranch). In addition to riding their horses, members competed in Creative Arts with Addison Lee winning Best ...

July 06, 2018 | | People & Places


Whitney Williams Hinson to wed Charles Thomas Fitts III

Little Miss Reagan Elise Hinson of Myrtle Beach, SC, formerly of Lugoff, SC, proudly annouces the engagement of her mother, Whitney Williams Hinson, to Dr. Charles Thomas ('Trey') Fitts III of Columbia, SC. Whitney is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Ray Williams of Lugoff, SC.

July 06, 2018 | | Weddings & Engagements


Miss Alisha Fritts to wed Mr. Nick Carey

Ms. Beverly Blackwell of Bethune proudly announces the engagement of her daughter, Alisha Fritts to Nick Carey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert (Brenda) Cartonia of Camden and Tom and Michelle Carey of Buffalo, New York.

July 06, 2018 | | Weddings & Engagements


Free business seminars offered at KC Library

The Kershaw County Library and the Downtown Camden program have partnered to offer Summer Seminars for small business owners and other members of the public July 10th - August 7th at the Camden Library branch, 1304 Broad St. Please find a brief description of each week's seminar below, to be included in the community calendar, as you see fit. All "seminars" will be held from 4-6 p.m.

July 06, 2018 | | People & Places


ELDENE STERNBERG

A graveside funeral service to celebrate the life of Eldene "Dene" Johnson Sternberg, 91, of Lugoff, SC will be held at 11:00 AM, Monday, July 9, 2018 at Fort Jackson National Cemetery in Columbia, SC. Memorials may be made to Palmetto Health Hospice, 1400 Pickens St. #100, Columbia, SC 29201 or to Alzheimer's Association, 140 Stoneridge Drive, Columbia, SC 29210.

July 06, 2018 | | Obituaries


FAC executive director arrested for DUI

Woody Goff, executive director of the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County will have a court hearing Aug. 8 on DUI (first offense) and open container charges in connection with his arrest by a Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) deputy around 4:15 a.m. June 23.

July 06, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


Suspect injured following high speed pursuit

A 24-year-old Elgin woman suffered non-life threatening injuries after she flipped the SUV she was using to flee from Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) deputies on June 29.

July 06, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


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Chad Dixon named principal of NCMS

North Central High School (NCHS) Assistant Principal Chad Dixon has been named as the new principal of North Central Middle School (NCMS). Dixon is replacing ...

July 17, 2018 | | Education


Bean, Putnam named to SC/NSPRA board

The South Carolina Chapter of the National School Public Relations Association (SC/NSPRA) announces its executive board for the 2018–2019 year. Becky Bean of ...

July 17, 2018 | | Education


Feature photo: Competition bound

July 17, 2018 | | Miscellaneous


Baron DeKalb Elementary summer program visits Lee State Park

Baron DeKalb Elementary Summer Program students visited Lee State Park. They learned about the different plants and animals that are located inside the park. Park ...

July 17, 2018 | | Education


Man dies of heat stroke

A county man died of heatstroke on July 10, according to a press release from Kershaw County Coroner David West. In the press release, West ...

July 17, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


Camden student studies in Cyprus, Greece

Mary Deese, an Art History major from Camden, was one of 20 Coastal Carolina University students spent nearly a month on a study abroad program ...

July 17, 2018 | | Education


Holbrook promotes Dorton

CHARLESTON --- College of Charleston head coach Chad Holbrook has promoted former Lugoff-Elgin standout Will Dorton to assistant coach/pitching and Kevin Nichols to associate head ...

July 13, 2018 | | Sports


Elizabeth Combs weds Jacob William Moriarty

Elizabeth Lane Combs of Camden, SC, and Jacob William Louis Moriarty of Rochester, NY, were married Saturday, June 16, 2018, 6:30 pm. at Lake ...

July 13, 2018 | | Weddings & Engagements


Richardson promoted

Col. Travis B. Richardson, son of Raymond Richardson and Ruth Omonijo, assigned as an Internal Medicine staff physician at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center ...

July 13, 2018 | | People & Places


Power Wheels

Guy Ross Beebe, 3, son of Baron Ross Beebe of Bethune, recently competed in the Power Wheels Monster Truck Jam held May 5 at the ...

July 13, 2018 | | People & Places


Ariail - July 13, 2018

July 13, 2018 | | Ariail


Editorial: New schools looking good

Has anybody noticed any of the new schools being built around Kershaw County?

July 13, 2018 | | Editorials


Column: The kindness of a beauty queen

It is rarely the large kindnesses or generosities that are remembered (unless, of course, your name is on a building). It is generally the small ...

July 13, 2018 | By Ronda Rich www.rondarich.com | Columns


Column: City making great progress

I have a friend who lives in New Hampshire. She says they have two seasons, "winter and road construction." She is always interested in what ...

July 13, 2018 | By Camden Mayor Alfred Mae Drakeford C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: Amending the agenda

I was in Mount Pleasant recently. It had been years since I had driven north of Shem Creek on Coleman Boulevard. My drive north in ...

July 13, 2018 | By Jay Bender, SCPA Attorney C-I guest columnist | Columns


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