The KershawHealth Strategic Plan approved unanimously by our Board of Trustees presents an ambitious, but achievable, road map for the organization's future, both short and long term. Essential to the success of the plan is the ability to form multiple strategic partnerships to strengthen existing healthcare services and provide essential capital for adding or expanding facilities.
The Kershaw County School District is encouraging families who have not yet registered their kindergarten students for the 2014-15 school year to do so as soon as possible. All 11 elementary schools will be accepting registrations during regular school hours.
The Lugoff-Elgin Water Authority (L-EWA) recently awarded 12 Kershaw County high school seniors with $500 scholarships. Recipients were honored at the May meeting of the L-EWA. Pictured are (from top row, left to right) L-E Water Authority Scholarship Committee representatives Chip McCaa, Anna Stewart (committee chair) and Clyde Smith; Scholarship recipients Lauren Smith, Julia Moye, Casey Swails, Ryan McRoy, Sarah Kleinholz, Mary Katherine Rogers, Amanda Moseley, Danielle Moore and Victoria Phan. Not pictured are Hunter Johnson, Nathaniel Tyson and Austin Veverica.
• Happy Mother's Day (plus one) to all Kershaw County mothers, grandmothers, great-grandmothers, aunts and other ladies who help raise generation after generation of children. The recently formed Family Heritage Committee held a Mother's Day festival on May 3, starting with a parade down Lyttleton Street from Camden City Hall followed by a celebration inside Zemp Stadium. Reports are that the event was not as well attended as some would have liked. That's unfortunate, since mothers of all ages and kinds should be honored more often. We would suggest that not scheduling the event at the same time ...
Miss Ferrol O'Connor Moore of Greenwood, SC, and Mr. Dylan Michael Forrester of Greenwood, SC, and formerly of Camden, SC, were united in marriage on May 10, 2014 at 6 o'clock p.m. at St. Andrew's Anglican Church in Greenwood, SC.
Miss Rebekah Ann Robinson of Lexington, SC and Mr. Jacob Charles Hammond of Camden, SC were united in marriage on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Bethel Worship Center in Camden. The 4:30pm double ring ceremony was performed by Pastor Casey Wayne Mills. A reception followed at the Camden Country Club in Camden with guests being greeted by Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Mitchell Watson of Columbia.
Tickets are now on sale for Camden Middle School's inaugural Sports Gala on Friday, May 23 at the school beginning at 6 p.m.
Things started on a sour note for the Lugoff-Elgin tennis team and got worse as the day went along.
ROCK HILL -- Lugoff-Elgin struck the first blow while Northwestern delivered the final one to advance to Saturday's 4A Upper State softball championship tournament in downing the visiting Lady Demons, 5-4, in nine innings in the second game of Wednesday's doubleheader played in Rock Hill.
Moises Mata completed a hat trick in the second overtime period to give Camden a 3-2 win over host Lugoff-Elgin in Monday's regular season finale for the visitors.
The S.C. Sheriff's Association (SCSA) named Kershaw County Sheriff Jim Matthews as its 2014 Sheriff of the Year on Thursday. Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott nominated Matthews.
The Chamber Choir of Kershaw County (CCKC) will present its Spring Concert with guests Helen Walker and the Doby's Mill Chorus on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County. Accompanying CCKC will be guest violinist David Pazdurski on the Bach Sanctus in D Minor. Also included in the program will be a brilliant Et Resurrexit by Monteverdi, as well as works of Callcott, Gibbons and Vaughan Williams concluding with songs of America: Folk, Broadway and Gospel. The CCKC is directed by Dr. Susan Wyatt. Tickets are $5 at the door.
Nearly 100 family members and friends gathered at the St. Andrew Church of God Fellowship Hall on Red Hill Road in Camden, recently to honor Rev. Coleman Marion and Cynthia Hancock Watkins of Lee County's Spring Hill community for their 50th wedding anniversary.
Ms. Rosemary Demeary, 61, of 735 Tremble Branch Road, Camden, SC, passed on Monday, January 2, 2017. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced ...
Mr. Benjamin Franklin Evans, Jr., 60, of 623 Douglas Street, Camdne, SC, passed on Sunday, December 25, 2016. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 ...
A funeral service to honor the life of Francis Nolan McCorkle, Jr. M.D., 90, of Camden, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM ...
Mr. Benjamin Timbers, 82, of 308 Humphries Road, Ridgeway, passed on Sunday, January 1, 2017. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday ...
A new race meet, The Steeplechase of Charleston at Stono Ferry, will join the National Steeplechase Association's 2017 spring racing schedule.
I would like to take this opportunity to thank every student-athlete who has been involved with athletics at North Central High School during the past ...