S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley (center, third row) is surrounded by students at Leslie Stover Middle School (LSMS) during a visit Friday. Haley visited the school as part of a state-wide campaign in conjunction with October being Bullying Prevention Month. The governor asked students if they had ever seen someone teased for the way they dress, look and talk. Haley also asked students if they would be leaders or followers, and stand up to bullying during a brief assembly at the school. She said she was picked on as a young child because he peers couldn't tell is she ...
WASHINGTON -- Ms. Know-It-All, the anonymous political advice columnist whose identity remains a popular Georgetown cocktail party guessing game, is also known to live up to her title now and then. Herewith a correspondence worth sharing.
November 06, 2013|
By Kathleen Parker
Washington Post Writers Group
It's been a turbulent year for the board of trustees at KershawHealth, with flowing red ink, major management changes and a transition in leadership of the board itself. Given all that, and with the future of the hospital as a locally owned institution at stake, it would make perfect sense for board members to ensure an open and transparent -- yes, that's an overused word, but it's appropriate -- process as they search for an interim CEO to fill the position of Donnie Weeks, who recently stepped down under pressure. After all, public trust in the hospital has never ...
The United Way of Kershaw County will host its third annual Chili Cook-off Saturday at downtown Camden's Town Green. Music will be provided by Fair Jam from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and Reflections from 12 to 3 p.m. Chili will be served from 12 to 2 p.m. Premier sponsors of the event are SAFE Federal Credit Union and Lugoff Automotive Group.
Pam Chickering was all set to deliver an end to the season talk to her Camden High girls' cross country team following Saturday's AAA Lower State qualifying meet at Clemson's Sandhills Research Park facility in Columbia.
Clarke Ohrstrom's Kisser N Run made a strong case for the National Steeplechase Association's Life's Illusion Filly and Mare Championship when she scored a 1 3/4-length victory in the $50,000 Crown Royal Stakes, co-feature of the 29th annual Steeplechase at Callaway on Saturday, Nov. 2.