Washington has finally found an issue which can unite both left and right: big, bad, currency-manipulating China.
LUGOFF – Funeral service for Amy Peake Twitty, 42, will be held on Monday at 2:00 p.m. at Pine Grove Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Eric Boone and the Rev. Tim Shirley will officiate. The family will receive friends Sunday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Gideon's International or Midlands Women Center.
LUGOFF – A service to celebrate the life of Marianne Fitzgerald Stephans, 50, will be held on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The Rev. David Stratford will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home.
Funeral service to celebrate the life of Frances Smith Jerman, 93, of Camden, will be held Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 2:00 PM at Lakeview Baptist Church with burial to follow in Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Hugh McKinney will officiate. The family will receive friends following the committal service at the church's Fellowship Hall. Memorials may be made in Mrs. Jerman's memory to Lakeview Baptist Church, 1520 Mill Street, Camden, SC 29020 or Carolina Children's Home, P.O. Box 4465, Columbia, SC 29204.
A graveside service to celebrate the life of Jean Claude Boudreau, 84, of Cassatt will be held Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 11:00 AM at the Family Cemetery, Holly Hills Farm, Cassatt, SC.
Jonathan Sheppard added to his unprecedented Saratoga Race Course winning streak on Wednesday when Tamara McSorley's Lune de Caro powered through the stretch to take a $65,000 optional allowance hurdle.
The Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County will host its 2015 Arts Open House & Hot Dog Lunch on Saturday, August 29 from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. on the FAC grounds. Hosted by the FAC Multi-Cultural Committee, the event is free and the public is invited to attend. Participate in a fun community art project, take a tour of the FAC, enjoy pottery, dance and music demonstrations, plus some entertainment. Register for classes and meet some of the FAC's teachers.
Parker Robinson and Alex Zimmerman, both of whom are attending the University of South Carolina this fall, were recently awarded scholarships by the family of Roger Jennings Davis. Shown from left are Parker; Rusty Davis, father of Roger Jennings Davis; and Alex. Parker and Alex each received a $1000 scholarship which is given annually in memory of Roger Jennings Davis, who was killed in a single car accident on June 29, 2008.
While Editor Martin L. Cahn tackles the open government issue of executive sessions in his column today, we'll take space here to address another concern based on the freedom of information: paying for copies of public records.
WASHINGTON -- Forget Jeb Bush's bold promise of 4 percent economic growth, which Chris Christie subsequently matched. Never mind Scott Walker's attempt to one-up them both, with a pledge of (wait for it) 4.5 percent growth. And ignore Mike Huckabee's slightly higher ambition, recently offered in Iowa, of a whopping 6 percent growth.
Catawba Chief King Hagler is a beloved symbol of Camden. His image made in iron has crowned the town's successive clock towers since 1824. Today, he stands atop the third clock tower in the center of downtown. He also graces the cupola on city hall and the numerous historical markers at historic sites around town. His image has pointed the direction the wind blows in Camden for 191 years.
Shag lessons, instructed by Patty and Larry Blackmon, start Wednesday, Sept. 22 at the Kershaw County Recreation Department. Junior classes, 6 p.m. for ages 16-20, four classes, $25 per person. Beginner classes, ages 21 and up, 7 p.m., six classes $50 per person. Intermediate classes, ages 21 and up, 8 p.m., four classes, $50 per person.
Among the animals available for adoption at the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter are Jojo, a sweet and loving 1-year-old male German Shepherd; and Rosie, a 10-month-old female domestic short-haired brown tabby 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 ...
Air Force Reserve Airman Dre'shon V. Wood graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
The Camden High School Bulldog Club membership drive is in full swing for the 2015-16 school year.