Ever since I was eleven, people have called me Hurricane. When Hurricane Katrina hit in August of 2005, everyone realized my name was spelled and pronounced just like the devastating hurricane. That's where my moniker Hurricane came from.
August 05, 2016|
C-I Staff Writer
When it comes to achievements and accomplishments in this community, we want to be the first to start the cheering – and certainly there could be no group of people we should be more proud of than our children.
The Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County will present the Beatles tribute band, Abbey Road LIVE! on Saturday, August 13 at 8 p.m. in the Wood Auditorium. Last year's sell-out performance was talked about all year, so it's back for an encore performance for one night only. Abbey Road LIVE! is sponsored by Sam Kendall's. Tickets are on sale now and are $25 each for general seating. The doors will open at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Seating will be limited.
Marvin and Doris Rabon recently celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary. The Rabons were married August 2, 1947 in Camden, S.C. They have four children, six grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. The couple celebrated by sending everyone home and propping their feet up.
Blaney Fire Department (BFD) will host a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser Saturday, Aug. 20th from Noon - 3 p.m. and 5-8 p.m.. The dinner will be held at 2344 Highway One South, Elgin. Delivery is available for large orders. The dinner includes spaghetti, salad and bread for $7.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Bernard Haywood Miller, Jr., of Camden, SC, will be held at 4:00 PM, Sunday, August 7, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Rev. Steve Patterson will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service.
Anyone out and about last Wednesday probably noted a lot of activity around area schools as registration for Kershaw County schools got underway. It's an exciting time for students, both first timers and "old hands" as they get to meet teachers and principals and otherwise get the "lay of the land." And when school starts next Monday, August 15, hopefully everyone will have their classes, schedules, lunchtimes -- everything that goes with the new school year --largely squared away,
United Way of Kershaw County and FamilyWize recently announced that local community members have saved $358,799 on prescription medications through the organizations' partnership. The results were revealed in the annual Health Impact Report, a compendium of data reflecting the health and financial support offered by United Way and FamilyWize in its joint community initiatives across the country.