Of course we're not naive enough to believe that the United States is still caught in a 1950s time warp when it comes to the entertainment business -- or anything else, for that matter. Times change, and so do values and mores. It's been a long time since married couples on television were forced to sleep in twin beds lest an audience get the idea that they actually might be intimate. The innocence of Leave It To Beaver and Ozzie and Harriett are long gone. Yet the continual pushing of the limits of good taste troubles some people, and ...
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Lugoff- On Friday evening, August 23, 2013, Deacon Caleb Joshua White journeyed home to be with the Lord. He was born to the late Edward Manning White and Hattie E. (Murphy) Peay White on Monday, July 21, 1932 in Lugoff, South Carolina.
Funeral service for Mr. Lemuel Alexander Hampton, 69, of 58 Mauser Drive in Lugoff, will be held Saturday, August 31, 2013, 11:00 A.M. at Sanders Creek Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. He died Sunday, August 25, 2013. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
A pillar of Southern Gospel Music, Charles Clinton Hewitt, 81, went home to be with the Lord Saturday morning, August 24, 2013, at his residence. He was the beloved husband of Vonda Kay Dennis Hewitt.
A Celebration of Life in memory of Georgia Nyhart will be held at the Douglas Reed House on the grounds of the Fine Arts Center in Camden on Sunday September 1 at 2 PM. A reception will follow.
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Nell Forbes Walden, 84, wife of "Ed" Walden, of Camden, SC, died Sunday, August 25, 2013. She was born in Norlina, NC and raised in Raleigh, NC, the daughter of the late Harry and Rosa Mae Hilliard Forbes. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, Thursday, August 29, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her memory to Kershaw County Home Health Hospice, 124 Battleship Road, Camden, SC 29020.
Invitations for the Marion duPont Scott Colonial Cup Steeplechase Races are expected to be sent to those patrons on the race's mailing list over the course of the next few days, according to officials with the event.
A celebration of life service for Patricia Ann Harvey, 64, will be held Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The Rev. Brian Ogburn will officiate. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 10 – 11 a.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Antioch Fire Department at 1617 Bishopville Highway, Camden, SC 29020, or a charity of one's choice.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Faye Miles "Missy" Massebeau, 67, of Camden, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at Cornerstone Baptist Church in Camden. Rev. Russ McDonald and Rev. Jimmy Holley will officiate. Burial will follow in Quaker Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in her memory to the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter, 460 S. Fair Street, Camden, SC 29020.
Darryl Cannon and Tony Pereira are the owners of Pizza Shack, a new restaurant located on Main Street in Elgin. They have been in the pizza and Italian food business for over 30 years and have managed restaurants from New York to South Carolina. Pizza Shack serves Italian food including pizza, spaghetti, lasana and subs. "Our specialty is our stomboli, a lot of people like that." Pereira said.
Camden native and former Camden High defensive tackle Roland Johnson has recovered from a knee injury and will be back in action when the University of Minnesota kicks off its 2013 season on Thursday when the Golden Gophers host UNLV in a 7 p.m. start in Minneapolis.
Pinedale Residential Center residents and volunteers donated blankets to New Day on Mill. Residents included Jean Ogburn, Cathy Davis and Betty Hollis. Volunteers included Carolyn ...
Camden High School (CHS) Assistant Principal Lesley Corner is one of three finalists for a national award honoring outstanding school administrators.
Families with 4- and 5-year-olds who will attend kindergarten in the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) next school year should participate in the school district ...
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Bethune Elementary School recently released its honor roll for the second nine weeks of the school year.
Doby's Mill Elementary School has announced its honor rolls for the second nine-weeks period.
Camden Middle School reports second quarter honor rolls for the 2015-2016 school year.
Ms. Mattie E. Fletcher, 84, of 607 Conway Circle, Camden, SC, passed on Friday, January 29, 2016. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p ...
A funeral service for Rebecca Coates "Becky" Farmer, 76 of Kershaw, was held at 2:00 o'clock p.m., Sunday, January 31, in the ...
Ms. Sylvia Warren Carpenter, 64. of 1315 Kings Ave., Camden, passed on Saturday, January 30, 2016. Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb ...
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Terry Lynn Camarra Butterson, 60, of Lugoff, will be held at 5:30 PM today, February 2 ...
Mrs. Gladys Jones Atkinson, 64, of Brooklyn, NY, formerly of Lugoff, passed on Saturday, January 30, 2016. Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Saturday ...
Shawn A. Arrants, 28, husband of Nikki K. Fettler, died Friday, January 29, 2016 in Camden.
Dec: 2 – Lakewood; 11 – at Lugoff-Elgin; 15 – at Lakewood; 18 – Lugoff-Elgin; 21-22 – Mid-Carolina Credit Union Kershaw County Holiday Classic at E. Clarkson Rhame City Arena ...