CAMDEN -- A service to celebrate the life of Martha Janette Walsh Lemons, 82, will be held on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff with burial to follow in Forest Lawn memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Abbey Road Hospice or Emmanuel Baptist Church.
DogFest: A Celebration of Being a Camden Bulldog will be held on Saturday, April 9 at Camden High's American Legion Field.
The Camden Garden Club will hold its next meeting Monday at Pear Tree Farm, the home of Squeaky Wangensteen. It is appropriately named after the large pear trees in the circular drive. The home has lots of windows overlooking the gardens followed by the open lush pastures with horses grazing.
The King Haiglar Garden Club will enjoy a field trip for its April meeting. The club will meet at 11 a.m. Monday at the home of Harriett Thomas, 1907 Robbin Drive, Camden. The group will carpool to Hartsville for lunch. After lunch the group will tour Kalima Gardens at Coker College.
Shadwell Stable's undefeated Gotham winner Shagaf has been tabbed as the 2-1 morning-line favorite over seven rivals in the 92nd edition of the Grade 1, $1 million Wood Memorial for 3-year-olds on Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack.
Some of South Carolina's brightest young people, including Kershaw County 4Hers, recently visited the state capital to meet with legislators and share the impact 4-H has had on their lives and their communities. Events for the day included breakfast with members of the Agriculture and Natural Resources committee, lunch with the President and CEO of the National 4H Council, and personal visits with legislators.
Austin Jenkins, a popular local professional Naturalist, will conduct a nature walk at Historic Camden on April 23. Participation is free.
Six runs would have been enough for Camden to have won 15 of its first 16 baseball games this season. The other time, six runs would have taken the contest into the eighth inning.
Having played 16 games in a span of 13 days, no team in Kershaw County anticipated the arrival of spring break more than did the Lugoff-Elgin softball squad.
Kal Davis, a former Camden High School baseball standout and current junior at the University of South Carolina-Beaufort, was selected as the Sun Conference Baseball player of the week for the week of March 21-17.
Needing a win to enhance their state playoff chances, Justin Dorton delivered for and when his team needed him most.
Playing their first match since spring break, the Camden girls' soccer team showed little signs of rust in a 3-0 victory over Andrew Jackson in Kershaw on Tuesday.
A week off for spring vacation seemed to invigorate the Lugoff-Elgin tennis team which returned to the courts to post a 6-0 shutout over host Ridge View on Monday.
Buford answered a two-run North Central top of the fourth by scoring four times in the bottom half of the inning as the host Yellow Jackets handed the visitors from Boonetown a 10-2 loss Monday night.
Kershaw County residents and visitors alike will have the opportunity to explore local handmade and homegrown experiences as the 2016 S.C. Ag + Art Tour ...
Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) deputies arrested Airflack Leslie Crumpton Jr., 28, of Winnsboro on Thursday and charged him with second degree criminal sexual ...
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The Kershaw County Sheriff's Foundation (KCSF) Board of Directors is accepting 2016 nominations for the "Leonard Price Friend of Law Enforcement Award." Established in ...
Blaney Elementary School recently announced its honor roll for the third nine weeks.
Wateree Elementary School recenlty announced its honor roll for the third nine weeks.
CAMDEN -- Funeral service for Stanley Grayson Cooke, 63, will be held on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home ...
Harold William Flynn, 85, of Camden, SC, died Monday, April 25, 2016. Plans are incomplete and will be announced by Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel.
LUGOFF -- Funeral service for Wilma Dinkins Keith, 92, was held on Monday 11:00 a.m. at Rowan Presbyterian Church with burial follow ing in ...
Mr. Terry Keys, 64, of 882 Watts Hill Road, Lugoff, passed on Friday, April 22, 2016.
Graveside inurnment services to celebrate the life of Dorris Houser Melton, 89, of Camden, SC, will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, April 30 ...
Mr. Mitchell Shiggs, 64, of 1118 Wilder Street, Camden, passed on Sunday, April 24, 2016. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a ...
William Henry Stokes passed away on April 1, 2016 in Richmond, Va., formerly of Bishopville.