The irony of Tuesday's tragic bombing in Boston is readily evident, being staged at one of the nation's most revered sporting events, and being held on Patriots Day, a Massachusetts holiday which commemorates the opening battle of the Revolutionary War. And whether it was carried out by a lone, deranged person or by a group trying to make a misguided point, it reminds us that in the 21st century, we are never safe from madmen.
Saturday, Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church (LSUMC) will hold its Spring Fest 2013.
Dear Annie: We are the future. It may sound cheesy, but that's the motto I live by, and it's one of the reasons I believe so strongly in the need to prevent and reduce tobacco use among teens and kids. My passion for tobacco-use prevention started when I saw the harm that tobacco use caused my older sister. She started smoking at age 13 and ended up with an addiction that spiraled out of control, in many ways taking her childhood with it.
The Buffalo-Mt. Pisgah Fire Department (BMPFD) recent received a $60,430 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Assistance to Firefighters Grant program. The department will utilize this funding to upgrade portable radio equipment.
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) is citing seven convenience stores, grocery stores and gas stations for selling either alcohol or tobacco to minors. The KCSO conducted Alcohol Enforcement (AET) compliance checks Monday on numerous stores as part of a continuing effort to keep such products out of the hands of Kershaw County minors.
Mr. Harry Lee Caldwell of Camden entered into rest on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at KershawHealth Medical Center.
Barry Sebastian Coleman, son of the late James Leroy Coleman, Sr. and Edith Fletcher Coleman, was born in Camden, SC on February 11, 1963 and was translated from Earth to Glory at KershawHealth Medical Center at 2:39 AM on Sunday, April 14, 2013.
Mr. Brian Belton, 41, of 353 Crooks Ave. Paterson, NJ passed on Sunday, March 3, 2013. Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 2 p.m., Emmanuel United Methodist Church, Camden, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Haile's Funeral home is assisting.
WASHINGTON -- The recent kerfuffle over a secret recording of Sen. Mitch McConnell's campaign strategy meeting, which focused on opposition research about a likely opponent, actress Ashley Judd, has divided observers into two groups.
Graveside services for Irene Peake Wilson, 88, of Elgin, SC will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at Harmony Baptist Church in Elgin. Rev. Jimmy Atkerson and Rev. Dan Griffin will officiate. The family will receive friends in the Fellowship Hall following the service. Memorials may be made in her memory to the American Heart Association of SC, Memorials & Tributes, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058.
I would like to respond to the recent articles concerning KershawHealth's request for help with our EMS. I have lived all my life in Kershaw County. We have a good community with many caring people. This includes county council, KershawHealth's board of directors, and the leadership and employees at KershawHealth.
This year, the Joseph, Battiata and Grumbach families who are all neighbors on Lyttleton St. are making the Clinic Classic a family event.
WWE Hall of Fame member and Kershaw County resident Hacksaw Jim Duggan will headline a wrestling show in Camden which is being sponsored by the Camden Police Officers Association.
Camden's road to the AAA state tennis playoffs just got a little tougher.
Monday: Lugoff-Elgin at North Central (TEN – 5 p.m.); Andrew Jackson at North Central (BB – 6 p.m.)
Camden High School graduates and Francis Marion University student-athletes Kayla Crim and Brooke Dixon were recently named to the 25th annual Peach Belt Conference Presidential ...
The Kershaw County Dixie Darlings All-Star softball team --- girls eight years old and under --- finished second in the South Carolina State championship Tournament played in ...
The Kiwanis Club of Camden has made a $2,000 contribution to the Junior Leadership Kershaw County program supporting the long-standing student leadership program through ...
The Lugoff-Elgin Band Program is currently experiencing growth in both quality of performance and student participation. Next year, the program anticipates large numbers in each ...
CAMDEN - A funeral service to celebrate the life of Dr. Alfred B. "Fred" Boykin, Jr. of Columbia, SC was held Monday, July 18, 2016 at ...
LUGOFF – Memorial services for Ernest Lee Davis, Sr., 86, will be held Wednesday at 6:00 p.m., with a visitation 1 hr prior at ...
With the school season rapidly coming to a close that means it is time for summer youth sports camps throughout Kershaw County.