WASHINGTON -- When I wrote the headline "Hillary's heel," I was thinking of Achilles, not Bill, though the former president is usually within nipping range of his wife's pantsuit hem.
I am pretty sure you all have realized that I am a "young 'un". But I have a confession: underneath these 173 pounds of cuteness and an afro, I'm a big kid. I am telling you folks the truth. I still watch cartoons; I had the desire on Monday to go outside and play; and I still indulge in milk and cookies.
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Friends, neighbors and family are holding a special fundraiser for Phil Crawford on Friday, Sept. 23 at the Bethune Women's Club in Bethune.
Camden High senior pitcher Devin Beckley and Lugoff-Elgin junior outfielder Chase Roberts were selected to play in the eighth annual South Atlantic Border Battle on Sept. 24-25 in Holly Springs, N.C.
Lugoff-Elgin sophomore golfer Michaelah Wise posted a 12th place finish in the Tommy Cuthbert All Stars tournament played Aug. 20-21 on Seabrook Island.
North Central began its quest to regain the Region 4-AA title which it lost to Buford last fall with a pair of victories to kick off the volleyball season on Tuesday night.
Mr. Cecil Bowers was born September 1, 1926 in Cassatt, the son of Steve and Annie Powers Bowers. He is blessed with four children, Linda Bowers Shaw (deceased), Steve Bowers, Becky Bowers Mooneyhan, and Julie Bowers Moniot, 9 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. A celebration will be held in his honor at Kershaw Health Karesh Wing on Sunday, August 28, 2016 at 2 p.m. His family wishes him a very happy 90th birthday.
Kershaw County Council approved bids for two projects, the Steeplechase Industrial Boulevard Roadway Extension and the Musco Light System Installation for Doby Soccer Field.
Members of the Camden Fire Department along with the Muscular Dystrophy Association, will host a special event to kick off the fire fighters' annual Fill the Boot fundraising campaign and continue a 60-year tradition of helping save and improve the lives of people fighting muscle disease in Camden and throughout Kershaw County. Members of the public and local community leaders are invited to attend Monday at 11 a.m. at the Camden Fire Department. Representatives from MDA and the Camden Fire Department will be on hand to discuss this year's boot drive.
The Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center board elected five new members to its board of directors during the board's August 18 meeting.
Bring your eye for bargains and an appetite to Lugoff-Elgin High School September 10: it's time for the End of Summer Bash Community Sale and Food Truck Rally.
CAMDEN – Funeral services for Walter Woods, 64, will be held Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at Bethel Hill Baptist Church, Bethune, S.C., with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Elridge Vance will officiate. Family and friends may view on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home.
Cassatt-Mr. Chuck Andrew Robinson, Jr., 45, of 1017 Lawhorn Road, Cassatt, died Monday. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Brown's Funeral Home, Camden is serving the family the Robinson family. www.brownsfhcamden.com
Kershaw County (KC) invites the public to an open house Monday, September 19 for residents to view the newly revised preliminary flood maps of the ...
Kershaw County Council discussed and passed a resolution to amend the 2006 agreement between Palmetto Utilities Inc. / Spears Creek WTTP and several entities that discharge ...
Accuride's Camden wheel facility has ceased production, letting go 27 of their 29 employees.
Funeral service for Mrs. Kris Davis Robertson, 50, of 725 Calhoun Street in Camden, will be held Saturday, September 17, 2016, 11:00 A.M ...
CASSATT – A celebration of life service for Lisa Ann Parker, 53, will be held Saturday at 4:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The ...
LUGOFF – Funeral services for Peter Wayne Drake, 60, will be held Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home with burial to follow ...
WASHINGTON -- America has had better weeks than the one just past.
Needing just two sets, the Camden High volleyball team defeated River Bluff to win Saturday's Sumter Invitational.
Sunday, September 11, St. Matthew United Methodist Church (SMUMC)on Black River Road celebrated their 150th church anniversary with a morning service and an afternoon ...
A construction worker was killed Friday while working on a sewer project on Ancrum Road in Camden.
On September 8, 2016 the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office arrested Liquel Bryant Robinson, 19, of Camden and charged him with attempted murder after he ...
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office have arrested five individuals, including one juvenile, from the Columbia area in connection with a number of auto break-ins ...