Camden – Funeral services for Michael J. Tidwell, 65, will be held Wednesday at 4:00 p.m. at Springvale Baptist Church. The Rev. Todd Horton will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Fresenius Kidney Care, Camden, S.C.
Senators Vincent Sheheen and Greg Gregory, the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and The Conservation Fund joined other state and local officials, community members and private partners to celebrate the completion of a major effort to conserve more than 14 miles of Lake Wateree shoreline in Kershaw and Lancaster Counties.
CAMDEN - Services will be private. Mr. Marksbary passed away Friday, August 5, 2016 at the age of 83. Born in Indianapolis, IN he was the son of the late Arthur Marksbary and Mabel Breedlove Marksbary.
CASSATT – A memorial service for Mary Bird Ferguson Dixon, 76, will be held Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or American Heart Association.
CAMDEN – Funeral services for Marlene V. Banks, 75, will be held Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Reverend Keith Stewart will officiate. The family will receive friends today from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Funeral Home.
A woman reported to the Camden police Department that she bought a few items at the self-checkout at the Wal-Mart on W. Dekalb Street and asked for $80 cash back. She forgot to grab the cash, and she said she told loss prevention about it. Loss prevention reviewed the incident on camera. The video shows that there were two males in line behind her, and one of the males took the money.
The following real estate transfers were recently recorded at the Kershaw County Government Center. Transfers are listed in the following manner: seller; buyer; price paid or terms of transaction; number of acres or lots; whether there are any residential, commercial or other improvements; street name; and city. Residential improvements may include a home, mobile home or outbuilding. Entries are made based on information available online from the Registrar of Deeds and Assessor's offices and may not include the full listing of the parties involved.
Joanna Craig, former executive director of Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site, has announced her candidacy for Camden City Council. A direct descendant of Camden's founding father and first mayor, Joseph Kershaw, Craig said she plans to continue her family's tradition of service to Camden.