CSM (Ret.) Calvin Coolidge Johnson, 83, died peacefully in his sleep on July 18, 2013. Mr. Johnson was born Sept. 18, 1929 in Lockhart, S.C. He was the son of the late Calvin Cleveland and Sina Mitchell Johnson.
Mrs. Annie Beverly Fisher Stuckey, 58, of 164 Shivers Pond Road, Rembert, SC, passed on July 13, 2013. Funeral services will be conducted at Saturday, July 20, 2013, 12 p.m., at SpringHill United Methodist Church, Rembert, with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
Mr. and Mrs. Allen Cunningham of Camden, South Carolina announce the engagement of their daughter, Grace Danielle Cunningham, to Phillip Michael Messer, son of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Messer of Lancaster, South Carolina and Mr. and Mrs. David Sullivan of Kershaw, South Carolina.
There are rewards for diligence. We have been rearranging the collections storage stacks at the Camden Archives and Museum for the past month. Three of us going through each box, each folder, each book and object making sure that it is listed in the collections database correctly. My task is to check the oversized materials -- the things that need to go in a map case and the large books stashed around the stacks. It's not scintillating work but it has to be done -- so we plod through one more stack of books and the next shelf of storage boxes ...
July 19, 2013|
By Katherine Richardson
C-I contributing columnist
Among the animals available for adoption at the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter are Kale, a 2-year-old male Shi-Tzu mix dog, and Georgette, a 1-month-old female 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. The shelter is closed Sunday and Monday. For information on the shelter or to check for a missing pet, call ...
It's time once again to sign up for the Kershaw County Recreation Department's (KCRD) fall sports programs. The registration fee is $32 for football, soccer, baseball and soccer, and includes insurance. The registration fee for cheerleading is $25 and includes a uniform and insurance.
Kershaw County Sheriff Jim Matthews (left) receives his first-place S.C. Sheriff's Association (SCSA) pistol match trophy from Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott. The competition is held every year at the SCSA's summer conference. This year, the SCSA held the pistol match at the Myrtle Beach Police Department's indoor firearms training facility, located at the old Myrtle Beach Air Force base. Competitors, all of whom are South Carolina sheriffs, competed in a timed combat-type course which required speed and accuracy. The second-place winner was Marion County Sheriff Mark Richardson who also won second place in the 2012 ...
Piggly Wiggly of Camden raised $3,624 during its two-day Waggly Tails cookout last recently. The community came together and the ribs, chicken and hot dogs were completely sold out by the end of the day on Saturday. Several dogs were also adopted during the event, including Dixie by John Jackson; Drake by Jessica Marsh and her son, James; and a yet to be named dog by Kaitlyn Anderson. The grill masters were Piggly Wiggly Manager Steve Jackson, Tony Dixon and Robert "Cowboy" Mothershed. Here volunteers Cecilia Stevenson, Carla Knight and Susan Seegars pose for a picture.
We're aware, of course, that in an age of terrorism and violence, law enforcement officials need all the help they can get in dealing with potential incidents. The recent bombing at the Boston Marathon is yet another piece of evidence that people with ill intent can strike at any time. And one of the factors that led to that crime being solved was the presence of security cameras in the area.