The Habitat ReStore is auctioning off a doll house to assist building houses for families in need in Kershaw County. The doll house and its' furniture were hand made by Marion and Bill Tripp of Camden in the 1980s. The needlepoint rugs in the house were made by their sister. To see and bid on the house visit the Habitat Store at 1019 Broad Street, Camden. Submit bids at the register, bids start at $250. The auction will last until Feb. 28.
Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) investigators arrested an elderly Lancaster man Thursday, charging him with sexually assaulting a distantly-related 10-year-old girl.
The team portion of the 2014-15 wrestling season for Kershaw County's three high school teams came to a close in Saturday's opening day of the state tournament.
A celebration of life for Clyde M. Jones, 82, will be held Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. at Bethesda Presbyterian Church. The Rev. John Hallman will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service at the church in Westminster Hall. Honorary pallbearers are the 1964 State Championship Team and former Camden High School football players. Beloved husband, father, brother, uncle and coach, "Tubby" Jones passed away Saturday, February 7, 2015 after a 25-year valiant battle with heart disease. Jones is survived by his wife of 55 years, Emily Chamblee Jones, his three children, Teresa Jones ...
Mrs. Virginia Furman, 85, of Camden, SC, passed on Tues, Feb. 3, 2015. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 11:00 PM at Camden First UMC with burial at Ft. Jackson National Cemetery, Columbia, SC. Nelson-Haile Funeral Home is in charge.
Spring Baseball and Fast Pitch registration is coming to a close, with last day to register being Friday, February 13 for boys ages 4 - 19 and girls ages 4 - 18 (age by May 1, 2015). Registration fee is $40 per participant. Registration can be done online at www.kershawrec.com or at the Kershaw County Recreation Department office during regular office hours. For more information contact Amy Peebles at 425-6009.
Among the animals available for adoption at the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter are Nellie, a 9-week-old female German shepherd mix, and Tipsy, a 1-1/2-year-old female domestic short-haired tabby cat. The adoption donation includes spaying or neutering. The shelter, located at the south end of Fair Street and managed by the Kershaw County Humane Society, is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The shelter is closed Sunday and Monday. For information on the shelter or to check for a missing pet, call 425-6016 or e-mail ...
Westwood avenged an earlier loss to Lugoff-Elgin by handing the visiting Demons a 69-47 loss in a Region 4-4A contest played Tuesday night.
VCU signee Tevin Mack had 26 points to lead host Dreher to a 61-48 victory over Camden in a Region 4-AAA boys' basketball game played Tuesday night in Columbia.
Andrew Jackson used a 20-8 second quarter run to blow open what was a close game in racing to a 78-38 win over rival North Central in a Region 4-AA boys' basketball game played Tuesday in Kershaw.
ampionships in their respective weight classes in the Region 4-4A individual wrestling championships held on Wednesday night inside the Demons Den at L-E.
The King Haiglar Garden Club meets Monday at 3:30 p.m. at the home of Nancy Carlson, 13 Hunt Club Lane, Camden. Carolyn McKittrick and Carol Meckstroth will co-host. Refreshments will be provided.
The West Wateree Chapter of Ducks Unlimited will hold their annual banquet on Saturday, Feb. 21 at 833 South Broad Street (the old Coca-Cola building) in downtown Camden.
Edward Arron & Friends return to the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County Monday for the second concert of the three-part Chamber Music Series. The concert begins at 7 p.m., immediately following a cocktail hour beginning at 6 p.m. The concert will feature selections by Beethoven, Stravinsky, Weber and Debussy. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 the day of the concert, with a student ticket for $15. The 2014-15 Chamber Music Series is sponsored by The Frederick S. Upton Foundation, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina, Bank of America, Merrill Lynch-Kohn Spring Group, Tom & Virginia Ann Mullikin and Kennedy ...
Previous year's box seat and reserved parking space holders have until Friday, Feb. 13, to secure their spaces for the 2015 Carolina Cup Steeplechase Races in Camden.
The Kershaw County Parks and Recreation Department will hold a pair of umpire certification clinics for those individuals seeking to work Dixie Youth and/or Dixie Boys and Dixie Majors baseball games this spring and summer.
Even though the calendar just turned to January and cold weather is on the way, it is not too early to be thinking about the warmer days of spring.