The newly-formed Camden Business Alliance wishes to formally congratulate a long-standing fixture in Kershaw County, our hospital, on its 100 years of service to the citizens of our community. As you are our largest employer in the city of Camden, we value your membership in our alliance and hope that we can learn from your experience and your record of achievement.
Mr. Barry Coleman, 50 of Camden entered into rest on Sunday, April 14, 2013 at KershawHealth. Arrangements will be announced later. The online guestbook may be viewed/signed at www.cookefuneralhomeofcamden.com.
Mr. Harry Caldwell, 50 of Camden entered into rest on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at KershawHealth. Arrangements will be announced later. The online guestbook may be viewed/signed at www.cookefuneralhomeofcamden.com.
Funeral services for Marvin Ellis Padgett, 92, of Bethune, SC will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, April 15, 2013 at Bethune Baptist Church, in Bethune. Rev. Larry Fraser will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, Sunday, April 14, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Ellis' memory to Agape Hospice, 141 Stoneridge Drive, Columbia, SC 29210 or Bethune Baptist Church, P.O. Box 326, Bethune, SC 29009.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Mariko Toma Dowey, of Lugoff, will be held at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel. Rev. Joe Stines will officiate. Burial will follow at Fort Jackson National Cemetery in Columbia. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, Monday, April 15, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mariko's memory to Kershaw County Home Health & Hospice, 124 Battleship Road, Camden, SC 29020.
Last summer, I was meeting with some members of the district staff to talk about the upcoming United Way campaign. Every year since I arrived, I have tried to do something a little "out there" to generate some fun and interest in the campaign. I have sung alma maters at high school football games, gotten a buzz cut, been slimed and soaked, and taken pies in the face. I think it's been a good thing. The district's participation in the United Way campaign has been exemplary, which is of tremendous benefit to our community as a whole. So ...
April 15, 2013|
By KCSD Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan
C-I contributing columnist