View Mobile Site

Archive By Author -


Noble: The Promise Zone

One of the most shameful and enduring problems in South Carolina is the huge gap between the prosperous/urban and poor/rural areas of our state. Most of these poor/rural counties lie along Interstate 95 and it has been dubbed The Corridor of Shame -- and it is.

August 28, 2015 | | Columns


FCB celebrates 20 years today

First Community Bank will recognizes its 20th anniversary today with customer and employee celebrations in its banking offices. The bank opened its first two offices in 1995 in Lexington and Forest Acres and now operates 15 full-service locations -- including Camden -- with more than 200 employees in the Midlands of South Carolina; Aiken; and Augusta, Ga. in addition to First Community Bank Mortgage and First Community Financial Consultants, a financial planning and investment advisory division.

August 28, 2015 | | Business


Camden native joins Keller Williams NE Market Center

Jan Marsh, a Camden native, and Linda Clyburn, both real estate sales professionals in Columbia, have joined the Keller Williams Columbia NE Market Center, according to a recent press release.

August 28, 2015 | | Business


iPad Mini reading

August 28, 2015 | | Education


Pets of the Week - Aug. 28, 2015

Among the animals available for adoption at the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter are Lucas, a 6-month-old male Corgi/Jack Russell mix, and Benson, a 10-month-old male domestic short-haired 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 wcas ...

August 28, 2015 | | Pets


Rec Notes - Aug. 28, 2015

Line dance classes start Sept.14. Line dancing is a great stress reducer and emotional release as well as good exercise, providing much the same benefits as low-impact aerobics. Increase energy, improve strength and muscle tone. Age is no factor. And you can build your stamina while having fun. Come with a friend or spouse or come alone; you don't need a partner for line dance.

August 28, 2015 | | Miscellaneous


ATEC’s Katie Gilson earns state and regional honors

Katie Gilson, agricultural instructor at the Applied Technology Education Campus (ATEC), recently earned the Outstanding Young Member Award from the National Association of Agricultural Educators (NAAE) for both South Carolina and the Southeast region.

August 28, 2015 | | Education


Camden Library lists upcoming events

Here are some of the upcoming events at the Camden (main) branch of the Kershaw County Library. All branches of the library will be closed for Labor Day, Sept. 7.

August 28, 2015 | | Miscellaneous


Fred W. Collins

Mr. Freddie (Fred) Wayne Collins, 70, of Rock Hill died August 22, 2015 at Pruitt Hospice in Rock Hill, SC. Mr. Collins bravely battled 2 types of cancers the last few months. He was predeceased by his parents, James H. Collins and Louise C. Collins of Rock Hill. A USC graduate, Mr. Collins chose to be a whole body donor. Surviving are his brother, James W. Collins (Jan) of Colorado Springs, CO and his sister, Phyllis Collins David (Bob) of Camden SC. His Celebration and 'Garden Party' will be Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 11am at his home, 225 Cummings ...

August 28, 2015 | | Obituaries


Births - Aug. 28, 2015

ANDREWS

August 28, 2015 | | Births


A charmed partnership

After Brunello and Camden's Liza Boyd cleared the final 4-foot-9-inch oxer in front of a sea of spectators at the Kentucky Horse Park last Saturday, there was little doubt in anyone's mind that history had been made.

August 26, 2015 | | Equine


Demonstrative eyes third New York Turf Writers’ victory

Jacqueline Ohrstrom's Demonstrative, the reigning Eclipse Award winner, will shoot for his third victory in Saratoga Race Course's $150,000 New York Turf Writers Cup Handicap (Gr. 1) against a high-quality field on Thursday.

August 26, 2015 | | Equine


County bowlers invited to compete in a variety of leagues in Kershaw

Bowlers from Kershaw County who are looking for a place to take part in league competition may do so at the town of Kershaw Recreation Department's bowling lanes.

August 26, 2015 | | Seasonal Sports


Can’t play the game without it

August 26, 2015 | | Camden High/Middle


Auditions for “A Raisin in the Sun” start Tuesday

Auditions for the fall Camden Community Theatre production of Lorraine Hansberry's drama, A Raisin in the Sun will be held at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC,) Tuesday, September 1 and Wednesday, September 2 at 6 p.m. in the Wood Auditorium. A Raisin in the Sun is known as a "pivotal play in the history of the American Black theatre," by Newsweek magazine. The production will be held October 22-25 in the Wood Auditorium at the FAC.

August 26, 2015 | | People & Places


« First  « Prev  436 437 438 439 440  Next »  Last »

Page 438 of 1415

Articles By Author -


NC volleyball, CHS tennis eye region titles

North Central closed in on another conference volleyball championship by sweeping three sets from Chesterfield last Thursday to improve to 9-0 in Region 4-AA play ...

October 02, 2018 | | Sports


Ariail - Oct. 2, 2018

October 02, 2018 | | Ariail


Column: A twist of decision

Tink and I sat in the lobby of the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, one of the South's Grand Hotels. It was Christmas Day and ...

October 02, 2018 | By Ronda Rich www.rondarich.com | Columns


Column: School bus experiences

On a morning in early September 1934, an older brother and I left our home on what is now Teal Road and walked one-half mile ...

October 02, 2018 | By Harvey S. Teal Kershaw County Historical Society | Columns


Letter: Gustafson responds to education questions

Thank you, Dr. Frank Morgan, for recently highlighting a list of legitimate educational challenges. As a candidate and the Republican nominee for S.C. House ...

October 02, 2018 | Penry Gufstason, SC House 52 candidate Camden | Letters


Letter: Funderburk responds to education questions

I am pleased to respond to the questions that Dr. Frank Morgan presented in a letter published in the Chronicle-Independent on August 10, 2018. I ...

October 02, 2018 | State Rep. Laurie Slade Funderburk SC House District 52 | Letters


CHARLOTTE BROWN

Funeral Services for Charlotte Brown, 94, will be held Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018 at noon at Mt. Joshua Missionary Baptist Church with burial to follow ...

October 02, 2018 | | Obituaries


WILBERT WILLIAMS

CAMDEN - A service to celebrate the life of Wilbert Ronald Williams, age 76, of Camden will be held on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 1 ...

October 02, 2018 | | Obituaries


Boys & Girls Clubs officially established

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands recently established the Boys & Girls Clubs of Kershaw County.

October 02, 2018 | | Education


Man on probation arrested after high speed chase

A Camden man earned another trip to jail after leading law enforcement on a high speed chase that ended when he wrecked the vehicle he ...

October 02, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


Feature photo: Tootsie Roll Drive

Fred Florian (left) Chairman of the Knights of Columbus Tootsie Roll Drive, presents the first Tootsie Roll to Camden Mayor Alfred Mae Drakeford, who made ...

October 02, 2018 | | Miscellaneous


KCSD Teacher Career Fair set for Oct. 27

The Kershaw County School District will host its annual Teacher Recruitment Fair for certified teacher applicants on Oct. 27 at Lugoff-Elgin Middle School from 8 ...

October 02, 2018 | | Education


College News - Oct. 2, 2018

Craig Carter of Lugoff, was among the 61 cadets named to the Citadel's South Carolina Corps of Cadets President's List for the 2018 ...

October 02, 2018 | | Education


1 2 3 4 5

Page 5 of 5


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2018 Chronicle Independent All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...