Mrs. Daisy Baynard, 80, of 2204 North Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC, passed on Thursday October 31, 2013.
Wanda Parker Jackson, 57, of Camden passed away Wednesday, October 30, 2013. Plans will be announced by Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff.
A memorial service celebrating the life of Mark Edward Nelson 46, of Elgin, SC will be held Friday, November 1st at 4:00 PM at Hillcrest Baptist Church Elgin, SC. Reverend Kenneth Jackson and Chaplin Brett DeYoung will officiate. The family will receive friends Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff – Elgin Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mr. Nelson's memory to the Cancer Treatment Center of America, 10109 East 79th StreetTulsa, Oklahoma.
Out in Iowa, a state whose early presidential caucuses have given it inordinate influence over the political process, Republicans are worried that the state is losing influence because far-right conservatives are dominating the process and causing some moderate GOP White House hopefuls to consider skipping the state. Actually, the country would probably be better off if Iowa's caucuses didn't carry such weight, because they allow a small percentage of the electorate there to play such a big role in presidential momentum.
After having closed out regular season play with a 4-2 win over Lower Richland last Thursday afternoon, the Camden High girls' tennis team will head to Clinton for Tuesday's AAA Upper State tournament first round match which starts at 4 p.m.
"Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth"
Camden police officers and firefighters, and EMS respond to an accident at Broad and DeKalb streets just before noon Monday. According to the Camden Police Department (CPD), an Elgin man driving a 2006 Toyota truck (right) ran a red light while traveling east on DeKalb Street, causing him to hit a 2003 Dodge (left) traveling South on Broad Street. The truck then struck First Palmetto Bank's Karesh building on the southwest corner. CPD Chief Joe Floyd said the driver of the Dodge was taken to the hospital with no life-threatening injuries. Floyd said it was a "standard" accident, aside ...
Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) deputies had to use a flash-bang and Cap Stun grenades and bean-bag rounds Saturday night to subdue a man accused of shooting at a woman living with him and her 3-week-old child.
What is your favorite Halloween candy?
Owner Deborah Horton Holland and managers Heather Bock, Rebecca Conrad and Edith Grawbosky are ready to make and design a unique gift and clothing for you at Emmie's, located on Broad Street next to Sam Kendall's.
Man's best friend is a term with no discrimination. Whether your dog is large or petite, obedient or a little rebellious, you love them just the same. The unparalleled companionship between a human and their deaf dog is no exception.
The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) announces Karen Mills and several other exciting and hilarious comediennes to perform their comedy show, Hen Party, Friday in the Wood Auditorium. The evening begins at 7 p.m. with a cocktail hour along with light hors d'ouevres and a cash bar, followed by an 8 p.m. performance. Tickets are $20 for adults; and $18 for students, seniors and military.
Since Labor Day, my mother has been at KershawHealth. At 3 a.m. September 2, I received a call from Morningside Assisted Living that my mother had fallen and possibly broken her hip. I met and followed the ambulance to KershawHealth, so my first interaction in this journey that has lasted six weeks now, was with the KershawHealth EMT who transported her to the KH emergency room. The ER doctor, nurses and support staff were nothing less than incredible. Within minutes we saw that it was not a broken hip as suspected, but rather a stroke in progress. Within an ...
At Tuesday's Kershaw County Council meeting, Camden's Bob Clithero -- an Air Force veteran from the Korea and Vietnam wars -- urged the public to ...
Dana Oree, of Elgin, graduated from Troy University during Term 3 of the 2015/2016 academic year.
Mr. Ernest Powell, Jr., 70, of 2046 Brewer Springs Road, Camden, passed on Saturday, July 9, 2016.
A private memorial service for Lucinda Walker Kirkland, of Camden, SC will be held at a later date. She was born in Schenectady, NY and ...
Ms. Catletha Brooks, was born to the Ernest and Selena Brooks on March 30, 1962. She entered into eternal rest on June 14, 2016, at ...
A 911 call from a woman locked in a bedroom led Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) deputies to arrest an 18-year-old east Camden man ...
After 16 years as a reporter, assistant editor and editor at the Chronicle-Independent, Martin L. Cahn is leaving the newspaper -- and Camden. Today is Cahn ...
It was an eventful spring for Auburn University sophomore and former Lugoff-Elgin standout Kelli Murphy.
With the school season rapidly coming to a close that means it is time for summer youth sports camps throughout Kershaw County.