Harry J. Koutroulakis, DMD, MAGD, of Lugoff, recently received the Academy of General Dentistry's (AGD) Mastership Award. He received the award during the AGD's annual meeting June 26-29 in Detroit, Mich.
We were glad to see the S.C. Supreme Court rule that Alan Wilson, the state's attorney general, can continue his probe into possible improprieties by Bobby Harrell, speaker of the House of Representatives. Lawyers for Harrell had attempted to have Wilson removed from the case. Wilson had originally asked a state grand jury to investigate whether Harrell had broken ethics laws in several different instances.
Kershaw County School District (KCSD) seniors in the graduating class of 2014 earned an all-time record high amount of college scholarship money with over $11.6 million awarded.
The National Steeplechase Association has convened the Promotion and Growth Task Force to develop strategies to assure a vibrant and secure future for American Steeplechasing.
Kershaw County National staved off elimination in Dixie Boys sub-district baseball tournament play in Chester by defeating Lancaster, 6-5, in eight innings on Monday night.
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Horse barn burns, no casualties
The war on cancer, begun with so much optimism several decades ago, has not proven to be as successful as scientists and physicians had hoped. Though there have certainly been breakthroughs, especially in the field of early diagnosis, cures for many forms of cancer have remained elusive. And the hope of eliminating the dread disease altogether isn't any more a reality today than it was long ago.
WASHINGTON -- This was a bittersweet Independence Day for me.
I am writing to support the proposed ordinance to regulate the discharge of firearms in the county.
Kershaw County Council is making an attempt by backdoor rulings to attempt to eliminate hunting by prohibiting discharge of firearms within 300 yards of a residence, church, or school. There are very few places where you can go and not be within 300 yards of a prohibited structure. The place I have set up is within 300 yards, but I am able to shoot away from the house. If I try to move 300 yards, I may not be able to use the same target, which is located away from the structure.
The Lynches Fork Historical Society will meet at the Bethune Woman's Club on Monday at 7 p.m. David Lucas, local entrepreneur, author and historian, will be the guest speaker. Lucas was on the University of South Carolina 1969 ACC championship football team and lives in the Turkey Creek section of Lee County. The public is invited.
Gabrielle Goodwin, 7, and her mother, Rozalynn, invented something that will actually be available for people to buy at a local store soon. Gabrielle, whose father, Michael, is a Camden native, and her mother invented what they consider the solution for securing the ends of girls' pigtails, braids and twists. It's called the Double-Face Double-Snap Barrette by GaBBY and, according to a press release, is considered the first of its kind.
It is a well-known fact that Joseph Kershaw designed and laid out the two-phase plan of Camden. He designed our fair city based upon the ...
The tenth annual Clinic Classic road race/walk will take place in Camden on Saturday, April 29.
The 2017 Cabela's King Kat Tournament Trail will stop at Lake Wateree on Friday and Saturday, April 28 and 29.
The North Central High School yearbook staff is sponsoring a 5K Color Fun Run on Saturday, May 6 at 10 a.m. at the school.
Doing the right thing is rarely easy. This month we're focusing on a foster dog's story that includes an important lesson for all ...
Bruton Street-US's Scorpiancer seized the lead from front-running Portrade at the final fence of the $50,000 Temple Gwathmey Handicap (Gr. 3) and prevailed ...
Although several supermarkets in Camden boast bakeries, Mulberry Market owners Peter and Fran Rowland say they are confident their new bake shop at 536 E ...
The United Way of Kershaw County (UWKC) recently hosted a dinner to recognize the contributions of partner agency volunteers.
The Finally Friday Free Concert Series continues at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) this Friday, April 28 with BLYSS. The concert will ...
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Six words gave it away. "Love. Nurture. Inspire. Light the Fire."
With sirens blaring and lights flashing, police cars escorted several buses through town as well-wishers waved and cheered from points along the route. Their destination ...
Funeral services for Dorothy E. Rogers, 88, were held Monday at Antioch Baptist Church. Burial followed the service in the church cemetery.
A graveside funeral service to celebrate the life of Lorine Strak Stogsdill, 101, of Rembert, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, April ...
Cody T. Mitchell of Bethune was named the recipient of the 2017 Silver Compleat Lawyer award from the University Of South Carolina School Of Law ...