"A Seat at the Table: Pathways to Reconciliation," executive produced by the late John Rainey of Camden, will be repeat broadcast on S.C. Education Television (ETV) at 5 p.m. Sunday. Immediately after the broadcast, ETV will air "A Seat at the Table Follow-Up" at 6 p.m.
The new state-of-the-art, handicapped-accessible playground at the West Wateree Athletic Complex between Lugoff and Elgin is quickly taking shape (first photo). Volunteers spent the past weekend installing equipment. A ribbon cutting and grand opening ceremony is scheduled for Nov. 14. The main body of the playground equipment features numerous ramps, slides and other features for children to enjoy. Volunteers from various Kershaw County government department worked with contractors from Triad Property Services of Greensboro, N.C., (second photo) to install benches at the playground. Playground Steering Committee Chairperson Laurey Carpenter said construction is right on schedule. "Thanks to overwhelming support ...
Mrs. Claretta Wright, 48. of 2515 Salmond St., Camden, passed on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015, at Sanders Creek Baptist Church, Camden, with burial in the church cemetery.
Mr. Willie Williams, 63, of Woodale Circle, Columbia, passed on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015. Memorial services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept, 26, 2015 at Nelson-Haile Funeral Home Chapel, Camden.
Mr. John Miller, of 609 Conway Circle, Camden, passed on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 28, 2015 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Camden, with burial in the church cemetery.
Funeral services for Ruby Jackson McAleer Clayton, 89, will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. at El-Bethel Faith Community Church, with burial to follow in Hardshell Cemetery. The Rev. Joe Stines and the Rev. Billy Hughes will officiate. The family will receive friends Saturday from 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to El-Bethel Ladies Ministries at 905 Longtown Rd, Lugoff SC 29078 or Hardshell Cemetery Fund at 1131 Jackson Lane, Lugoff, S.C.
Camden's Maggie Speaks was named the most valuable player in helping the North Carolina State volleyball team to the tournament title in last weekend's Double Tree Cary Classic Championship in Raleigh.