A celebration of life for Deborah "Debbie" Saunders Garris, 62, of Camden, SC, will be held at 3:00 PM, Monday, February 17, 2014 at the Steeplechase Museum in Camden. Rev. William R. Bouknight will officiate. Inurnment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park at a later date. Memorials may be made in Debbie's memory to the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter, 460 S. Fair Street, Camden, SC 29020 or a charity of one's choice.
A celebration of life for Stan Williams, 49, of Lugoff, SC, will be held at the home of Bobby and Paula Joseph on Saturday, February 22, at 5:00 PM. Stan passed away on Friday, February 14, 2014. He was born in Camden, SC, the son of the late Doris Emerson Williams and Charles Lindburgh Williams.
The Royals AAU youth basketball teams will host tryouts in both Camden and Bishopville for its boys and girls' teams.
Due to last week's snowstorm, the Kershaw County high school basketball regular season will end this evening with a trio of doubleheaders from games which were postponed last week.
Four Kershaw County student-athletes were honored at Sunday's High School Sports Report's 28th Annual Fall Football Awards Banquet.
Lugoff-Elgin senior golfer and Auburn University signee Kelli Murphy was named to the High School Sports Report's 4A All-State girls' golf team and was to be honored at Sunday's banquet held at Seawells on the grounds of the South Carolina State Fair in Columbia.
Stover Middle School (SMS) art students recently added a few artistic touches to their learning environment.
Ms. Candace Peebles Kardack and Mr. Robert Vincent Kardack, Jr. are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Candace Brooke to Jeremy Paul Tidwell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Tidwell, all of Camden. The Bride-elect is a 2010 distinguished honor graduate of Camden High School. She is currently attending the University of South Carolina where she is seeking a degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Business Administration. She will graduate this upcoming May. The Groom-elect is a 2006 graduate of Camden High School. He is employed with the City of Columbia, as a career firefighter. They ...
Steve and Leslie Postell of Gastonia, NC announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Brittany Nicole Postell to Mr. Branson Gabriel Pyritz, son of Mark and Susan Pyritz of Elgin, SC.
At left, the Page Turners Book Club (for boys only) has begun meeting every Thursday afternoon in the library at North Central Middle School. "We're full to capacity," says school librarian Cindy Sparks. The 12 boys will meet for 10 weeks and are enjoying the book Stranded 2: Trial by Fire by author Jeff Probst, best associated with the Survivor TV series. Along with reading together, the boys enjoy an after school snack, hands on activities related to the book and weekly door prizes. Members receive official membership cards and club bracelets, above right. Club activities are featured on ...
• We note with sadness the recent death of Bill Few of Liberty Hill, one of the great high school football coaches in this state. Few, who attended Clemson on an athletic scholarship, was a no-nonsense coach who instilled discipline in his players and compiled, over his 26-year career, a 221-68-3 record, including three state championships. His last few years on the field were spent at North Central High School.
She said it, of course, with smirk. Those women who really don't understand the ways of the women of the South seem to always speak about us in words that are vividly cloaked in disdain.
In the middle of more than $30 million in budget cuts our school district had to make during the economic downturn -- cuts that are not yet close to being fully restored -- a number of politicians and citizens told me that schools needed to be "run more like a business." That's a line I hear a lot. It's a good sound bite, especially from politicians and others who don't want to acknowledge the consequences of poor long-term decisions. But it doesn't reflect reality.
The game of Russian roulette consists of taking a loaded gun, aiming it at your head, firing it, and hoping the chamber will be empty. After I completed my Ph.D., I still lacked wisdom. When my husband wanted to give me a trip for a graduation present, I thought I had earned at least a trip to three locations, so I chose China, Egypt and Russia. Each location was different, but this article concerns Russia. The tourism brochures painted marvelous pictures of an elegant vacation with spas, up-to-date hotels and excursions. The brochures did not lie: the sites were ...
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) is seeking information about the man in this picture who appears to be stealing an air conditioning unit ...
Mark Williams Collision Center LLC, of Lugoff, recently received recognition as a winner of the 2015 AutocheX Premier Achiever for outstanding customer service and satisfaction.
The board of directors of First Palmetto Financial Corporation, parent company of First Palmetto Bank, has declared a quarterly dividend of $385 per share of ...
Lugoff-Elgin High School recently announced its honor rolls for the fourth nine-weeks period.
It was an eventful spring for Auburn University sophomore and former Lugoff-Elgin standout Kelli Murphy.
The Springdale 5k at Sunrise Walk and Run, will be held on Saturday August 20, 2016. The 5k Walk and Run will begin at 8 ...
With the school season rapidly coming to a close that means it is time for summer youth sports camps throughout Kershaw County.