The Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center has announced the resignation of Executive Director Liz Horton. Horton will be leaving the Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce at the end of August to assume the role of Senior Vice President of Operations at the Greenville, S.C. Chamber of Commerce. She will assume that position on September 1.
Camden Police Department officers responded to an armed robbery call at about 1:45 p.m. July 13 at a laundry located at Chesnut and Gordon Streets. When they arrived, they spoke with the complainant, who told them he was sitting inside the business when a subject about six feet tall wearing all black, a "Scream" mask, gloves and carrying a black handgun entered the business and told the complainant he wanted the (cash) box.
Mr. Charles E. Holliday, 66, of 2055 Rex Road, Monrow, GA, passed on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. today, July 22, 2016 at Sanders Creek Baptist Church, Camden, with burial in Sanders Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Camden.
Ryan Kelly recently received the 42nd David Parrott Memorial Scholarship for Development of Christian Character at Bethesda Presbyterian Church. Ryan has excelled in academics, athletics and music at Camden High School. He will attend the University of Tennessee this fall.
Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Camden recently celebrated a Law Enforcement Appreciation Sunday. Police officers from Kershaw County Sheriff's Office, the Camden Police Department, and Richland County were represented. The entire congregation showed their appreciation; posters, stop signs with bags of M&Ms, and other items were presented to the officers of each department to take and distribute at their agencies.
CAMDEN – Funeral services for John Edward Harris, 66, will be held today at 11:00 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home with burial to follow in Fort Jackson National Cemetery. The Rev. Freddie Thomas will officiate.