Sarah Callahan Turner, 89, 62-year resident of Camden, died Saturday, April 6, 2013 in Greenville, SC. Funeral arrangements are to be determined. Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge.
A funeral service for Sarah Ellen Twitty, 94, was held Sunday at 1:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff, following with burial in Damascus United Methodist Church Cemetery, Westville.
Recently, Chairman Scott Ziemke and several of the senior members of the KershawHealth Board have been subjected to criticism that was harsh in tone, but somewhat vague and indistinct as to specific incidents wherein they had failed to discharge their duty as board members.
Funeral service for Johnnie "Pete" Addison Jr., 54, of 31 Soft Wind Bluff in Lugoff will be held Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 11 a.m. at Collins Funeral Home chapel with burial in the Cedars Cemetery. He died Friday, April 5, 2013. Collins funeral home is in charge of the arrangements.
A private memorial service celebrating the life of Inge Darnell Conrad, 79, of Ridgeway, will be held at a later date. Reverend Larry Wilson will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mrs. Conrad's memory to the South Carolina Wildlife Law Enforcement Officer's Association (SCWLEOA), c/o AIR Team, PO Box 1424, Columbia, SC 29202; Newberry County Water Rescue, PO Box 145, Prosperity, SC 29127; Fairfield County Rescue Squad, 100 Rescue Avenue, Winnsboro, SC 29180.
Mrs. Melvine Hough Dunham, 57, of 2816 Best Road, Bethune, S.C. passed on Saturday, April 6, 2013. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Haile's Funeral Home.
On Friday, April 5, 2013, Mrs.Bessie D. English slipped peacefully into the arms of her loving Savior. She was 94. Mrs. English was born September 29, 1918 in New York City, but lived most of her early years in Franklin, Virginia. She was the daughter of Sr. Lieutenant Clyde Hudson and Bessie May Dougherty and the wife of Matthew D. "Jim" English.
During the afternoon of April 4, two Kershaw County Sheriff's Office employees drove through the Patriots Landing parking area and observed a young man in his 4 wheel drive pickup truck spinning his tires and destroying the newly planted grass adjacent to the landing.
Santee-Lynches Workforce Investment Board recently purchased three laptops for use by patrons of the Kershaw County Library Camden Branch. The Camden Library currently has fourteen public computers. Last year, public computers in the Camden Library were used for over 55,000 sessions. A survey of public computer users suggests that approximately 40 percent of these sessions were related to jobs or education.
Emily C. Deal of Camden has accepted membership in the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS).
April 5, the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office arrested 18-year-old Austin Colvin from Lugoff and a 16- year-old juvenile, also from Lugoff, after they broke into the Lucky 7 convenience store on Highway 1 South in Lugoff.
Dear Annie: I am a 44-year-old guy who wears his heart on his sleeve. I met "Lisa" two years ago. I was fresh out of a divorce. Lisa was in terrible shape. Her mother had just died, and shortly after, she lost her fiance in a traffic accident. Then she moved back home to take care of her ailing father.
The Rembert Area Community Coalition (RACC) will hold its first annual spring parade on Saturday, April 13. The parade will begin at 9 a.m. and go throughout the afternoon until 3 p.m.
The SC Department of Public Safety once again recognized the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office as the Agency of the Year "for excelling in the area of DUI arrests, DUI victim services, and anti underage drinking programs in South Carolina during 2012."
Kershaw County Sheriff Jim Matthews credits an alert deputy, Crimestoppers, a citizen tip and the Richland County Sheriff's Department Fugitive Task Force with identifying and arresting Torance Lamar Peoples (21) who was wanted by the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office for a string of home burglaries. The arrest took place in Richland County on Tuesday.
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Dear Rhonda: I really enjoyed your (column about going barefoot) published in the Chronicle-Independent on July 20 and the West Wateree Chronicle on July 21.
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Emergency Service Management (EMS) personnel transported a Lugoff man with a stab wound to the shoulder by ambulance to a Columbia hospital Sunday.
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The Municipal Association of South Carolina (MASC) recently honored the city of Camden with an Achievement Award at the municipal association's annual meeting held ...
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Auburn rising sophomore golfer and 2014 Lugoff-Elgin High School graduate Kelli Murphy was one of nine players to advance from the U.S. Women's ...
The South Carolina Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation (SCTRF) has been approached by an anonymous donor and for every $1 raised through a gofundme.com account, he ...
The North Central High School athletic department is kicking off its 2015-16 "Be a Knight Supporter" drive by offering several sponsorship options at the school.
The Camden High School Bulldog Club Membership Drive is in full swing for the 2015-16 school year.
Using a one-point win over the Woodland Warriors in Sunday's finals, the Camden Country Club 10-and-under intermediate tennis team finished off a perfect weekend ...
In preparing for this coming fall season, the Camden High School girls' golf team is seeking players who would like to join the team.