Arming citizens is an evidence-based deterrent to crime.
The year 2012 was a deeply challenging one for me and my family. We faced a number of life-changing events. From the beginning of the year to the end, KershawHealth -- in various ways -- was a part of our journey. There could be no better companion for the rough road we traveled.
Recently, the Congress approved the so-called "fiscal cliff" agreement. I voted against the final version of deal. The reason is pretty simple: the agreement raised spending. Again. Indeed, its passage seems to reaffirm a disturbing truth about today's Washington: compromises always lead to more spending, more debt, and too often, more taxes.
Baron DeKalb fire station truckin' along
ARCADIA, Cal. --- Eblouissante, a 4-year-old half sister to the legendary Zenyatta who is also conditioned by John Shirreffs, faced winners for the first time in Thursday's $58,000 Mojave River Purse at Santa Anita and at odds of 1-2, left little doubt that she has stakes races in her future, winning by 1 ¾ lengths while covering 1 1/16 miles in 1:44.89.
Monday: North Central, Lower Richland at Camden Military Academy (WR – 5 p.m.)
This is hardly the time for a hiccup and the Lugoff-Elgin wrestling team may have avoided one on a night in which they were not at full strength.
Cornerstone Christian School at 838 Mill Street had a Carolina-Clemson food drive. The children and staff collected 489 non-perishable items. The items were donated to the community Hope Food Bank at 2434 Main Street, Elgin.
Dear Annie: My parents have been divorced for 30 years. Both made mistakes when they were married, but the end was due to my mom's drinking. Dad provided for me and now takes an active role in his grandchildren's lives, always making an effort to show up for their events.
Graveside service for Barney Joseph Anthony Truesdale, 49, will be held Monday at 2:00 p.m. in Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday 5-7 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff.
Memorial service for Belton Thompson, 78, of 2604 River Road in Camden will be held Thursday, January 24, 2013, 2:00 P.M. at Collins Funeral Home Chapel. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Ronald Reid, 62 of Camden entered into rest on January 13, 2013.
A memorial service to honor the life of Arthur E. "Jack" Tyndall, 92, of Camden, will be held at 4:00 PM, Monday, January 21, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Chaplain Brian Ogburn will officiate. Memorials may be made in Jack's memory to First Baptist Church, 1201 Broad Street, Camden, SC 29020.
The Kershaw County Forest Landowners will hold their quarterly meeting today at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Clemson Extension Homemaker's Building located at the corner of DeKalb and Church Streets in Camden.
Haile's Funeral Home announces that Minnie Sue James, 62 of 2067 Huckleberry Road, Cassatt, SC, passed on Wednesday, January 16, 2013. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, January 21, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Canty Hill Baptist Church, Cassatt, SC with burial in Canty Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Cassatt, SC.
The city of Camden held its annual Arbor Day celebration at the Camden Archives and Museum on Nov. 5. City Urban Forester Liz Gilland organized ...
A $30 million investment in natural gas boilers at the INVISTA Camden plant in Lugoff is resulting in what the company says is a significant ...
Lorie Sutton, with Upchurch & Jowers Insurance Agency for the last five years, recently earned the Certified Builders Insurance Agent (CBIA) designation from Builders Mutual Insurance ...
The Kershaw County Board of Disabilities and Special Needs (KCBDSN) recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open the Lewis Street Community Training Home ...
Baron DeKalb Elementary School has announced its honor rolls for the first nine-weeks period.
Lugoff-Elgin Middle School has announced its honor rolls for the first nine weeks.
Bethune Elementary School recently released its honor rolls for the first nine weeks of the school year.
Lyric Evans (front row, center) is the year's winner of the Bethune Lions Club's annual peace poster contest. This year's theme is ...
Clemson University student Harris Baker of Camden and Francis Marion University student Caitlin Tidwell of Lugoff were recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation ...
As Kershaw County rebuilds and repairs after the recent historic floods, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and local home improvement stores have teamed up ...
Joseph Sawyer Styron achieved the rank of Eagle Scout during a Court of Honor ceremony in September. Sawyer's required service project included landscaping improvements ...
Camden Middle School is reporting its first quarter honor rolls for the 2015-16 school year.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Robert Lewis Shaw will be held at 5:00 PM today, November 20, 2015 at Kornegay Funeral ...
Joe Lewis Seegars, 81, of Camden died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015. Plans are incomplete and will be announced by Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden, Chapel.