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SBA provides many services

The chamber board recently hosted Savannah Wilburn, economic development specialist from the Columbia office of the Small Business Administration (SBA). She gave an overview of the organization's programs and services. Specifically, she covered highlights about the SBA's loan programs, federal contracting, and education opportunities.

November 28, 2017 | By Amy Kinard, KC Chamber president C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Beauty and the dogs

Camdenite Stephanie Keel thinks every face has a story to tell -- and she should know. Stephanie is a modeling and talent developer. She scouts, trains and places the potential "next face" in larger markets that will allow opportunities for being discovered. She's also a connoisseur of canine faces. Her heart for dogs beats strongly. So, it's no surprise that sometimes she sees the face of a dog on social media or in person and just knows that they're the one.

November 28, 2017 | By Andrea Walker C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Deadline approaches to secure Carolina Cup spots

Spaceholders who purchased parking spaces and tickets for the 2017 Carolina Cup Steeplechase Races have until Friday, Dec. 1 to assure that they have those similar spaces for the 2018 Carolina Cup Races.

November 28, 2017 | | Equine


BETTY DAVIS GRISWOLD

Mrs. Betty Davis Griswold of Camden died Thursday, November 23, 2017. Born in Central, she was the daughter of George Wiley Davis and Hester "Hettie" Trapp Davis. As a teenager, she was an avid basketball player and graduated from Ashwood High School.

November 28, 2017 | | Obituaries


MARY HUDSON

Mary Floyd Hudson, 72, of Camden, SC, passed away on November 22, 2017. She was born on December 20, 1944 to the late McKinnon and Katherine Floyd. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Osborn Hudson and brother-in-law, Grady Bennett. Mary is survived by her sisters, Esther Floyd Bennett and Sarah Floyd Elliott; nephew, Kinn Elliott (Lauren), and niece, Kelly Elliott Delk (Gene). Also surviving are great nieces, Elliott, Katherine and Sarah Parker Delk, Caroline and Reid Elliott, great nephew McKinnon Elliott, and a special caregiver, David Knight.

November 28, 2017 | | Obituaries


DONNIE MCELVEEN JR.

A service to celebrate the life of Donald Ingram "Donnie" McElveen, Jr., 54, will be held today at 4 p.m. at Spears Creek Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Greg Sweet will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Memorials may be made to Spears Creek Baptist Church.

November 28, 2017 | | Obituaries


BBQ fundraiser nets $1,000 for KC Sheriff’s Foundation

Gadgets of Lugoff recently hosted a BBQ cook-off to raise money for the Kershaw County Sheriff's Foundation. Sixteen teams of BBQ cooking experts, members of the S.C. BBQ Association from all over South Carolina, and one team from North Carolina, all competed for three prizes. The winning team, "Pimp My Pig" received a trophy and cash prize.

November 28, 2017 | | Crime-Police-Fire


NCHS announces 1st quarter honor roll

9th Grade

November 28, 2017 | | Education


This week in KC sports

Tuesday: Lugoff-Elgin at Camden (WR – 6 p.m.); River Bluff at Lugoff-Elgin (BB – 6 p.m.); Eau Claire, Hartsville at North Central (WR – 6 p.m.); Camden Military Academy at Buford (WR – 6 p.m.)

November 28, 2017 | | Sports


The memory of smell

It was after a speaking engagement in Chattanooga when I was signing books that an arm slipped over my shoulders from the back and a woman leaned forward to press her cheek against mine.

November 24, 2017 | By Ronda Rich www.rondarich.com | Columns


Abe Lincoln’s daddy

Abraham Lincoln is the biological son of John C. Calhoun. The Champion of States Rights is the father of the man who kept the union together.

November 24, 2017 | By Buster Beckham C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Moment of Nature - Nov. 24, 2017

The following information comes from my colleague Dena Whitesides and is reprinted with her permission and my edits.

November 24, 2017 | | Columns


Help needed in Elgin community

The Elgin Toy Round Up and Caring Hands Project serves Elgin families and the elderly at Christmas time. They began serving families in 2005, thanks to Elgin Police Chief Harold Brown and his wife, Mrs. Kathy Brown. They have been wonderful role models and community members. Last year, the project assisted more than 65 families with 142 children and distributed 25 food boxes for Christmas meals, which included a ham and canned goods. They also provided fruit baskets and food boxes to more than 25 senior citizens. All candidates are screened for need. They must not receive assistance from other ...

November 24, 2017 | Kim Stokes Elgin | Letters


Physical exercise vital to life worth living

Recently, I read in the Chronicle-Independent (C-I) that Scott Park Trail is to be paved. Apostle James' waiting tells all of us that all good and perfect gifts come from heaven.

November 24, 2017 | Edward R. Allen Camden | Letters


HEYWARD BELTON

Funeral service for Mr. Heyward Belton, 83, of 242 Smyrna Road in Elgin, will be held Sunday, November 26, at 1 p.m. in James Chapel AME Church, 2174 Springvale Road in Lugoff with burial in the church cemetery. Viewing will be held Saturday, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service at the church on Sunday. He died Monday, November 20. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

November 24, 2017 | | Obituaries


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ROGER HOWLE

Roger Crawford Howle, 59, of Camden, SC, died Wednesday, December 6, 2017. Plans are incomplete and will be announced by Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel.

December 08, 2017 | | Obituaries


RUTH EATHER MICKLE

Mrs. Ruth Eather "Bay" Mickle, 78, of Camden, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. A Celebration of Life and Homegoing Services will ...

December 08, 2017 | | Obituaries


ROOSEVELT THOMAS JR.

Mr. Roosevelt Thomas, Jr., 66, of 874 Lightwood Knot Road, Dalzell, SC, passed on Friday, December 1, 2017. Funeral services will be conducted at noon ...

December 08, 2017 | | Obituaries


Elgin man charged with attempted murder

An Elgin man is behind bars, charged with attempted murder, after he allegedly tried to run over two people with a pickup truck.

December 08, 2017 | | Crime-Police-Fire


Lugoff man defrauded N.Y. retirement system

In a statement released Tuesday, South Carolina U.S. Attorney Beth Drake said Joseph F. Grossmann, 68, of Lugoff, South Carolina, pled guilty to bank ...

December 08, 2017 | | Crime-Police-Fire


Holiday singers

The Doby's Mill Elementary Choraliers, comprised of 4th and 5th grade students, and led by music teacher, Helen Walker, kicked off the holiday season ...

December 08, 2017 | | Education


DOLL BRAILSFORD

Funeral services for Doll Erline Brailsford, 78, will be held Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 at St. Matthew Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery ...

December 05, 2017 | | Obituaries


JOSEPH L. FOEHNER JR.

Joseph Lawrence "Jay" Fohner, Jr., 88, husband of Gayle Turbeville Fohner, passed away Friday, December 1, 2017 at Covenant Place in Sumter.

December 05, 2017 | | Obituaries


ANNE JONES

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Anne Lapsley Jones, 73, of Camden, SC, was held Monday, December 4, 2017 at Bethesda Presbyterian Church ...

December 05, 2017 | | Obituaries


JACQUELINE KING

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Jacqueline Anne "Jackie" King, 87, of Camden, SC, was held at Grace Episcopal Church. Rev. Pickett Wall ...

December 05, 2017 | | Obituaries


BETH MCFADDEN

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated for Mary Elizabeth Sheheen "Beth" McFadden, 55, of Irmo, SC, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic ...

December 05, 2017 | | Obituaries


HULAN ALVA SMALL JR.

Hulan Alva (Buddy) Small, Jr., 72, of Camden, SC passed away on Thursday, November 30, 2017 after a brief illness. He was the son of ...

December 05, 2017 | | Obituaries


DONNIE STOKES

Donnie Keith Stokes died peacefully in his home on Thursday, November 30, 2017 in Conyers, Georgia at the age of 60.

December 05, 2017 | | Obituaries


HENRY STRADFORD SR.

I lived a blessed life, and so thankful for everyone in my hometown of Camden, SC who allowed me to be a part of theirs ...

December 05, 2017 | | Obituaries


Ariail - Dec. 5, 2017

December 05, 2017 | | Ariail


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