Lugoff- A celebration of life service for Jo Ann Hipkiss, 69, will be held Friday at 2:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The Rev. Dr. Mark Bredholt will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter.
Funeral services celebrating the life of Mary Ruth Hyatt Spence, 91, of Lugoff, SC will be held Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 1:00 PM, at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel, with burial to follow at Crescent Hill Memorial Gardens, Columbia, SC. Woodie Dixon and Rev. Dennis E. Moore will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to The Gideons, P.O. Box 1333, Camden, SC 29021.
ershawHealth will celebrate its 100th anniversary during the week of April 21-27. The Centennial Week Celebration is 100 years in the making and commemorates a century of excellence and caring for the people of Kershaw County.
NEW YORK -- The striking juxtaposition of the preternaturally perfect Angelina Jolie, waifish and wispy in a ghostly gown, and the punchy Pakistani schoolgirl Malala, her face cruelly misshapen by the effects of a Taliban bullet to the head, captures the confluence of feminine power assembled here to "lean on" the world to save women and girls.
April 10, 2013|
By Kathleen Parker
Washington Post Writers Group
Americans are a forgiving lot when it comes to politicians, and South Carolinians are obviously among the most forgiving of all, having handed former Gov. Mark Sanford a resounding victory in the Republican Congressional primary down in the Lowcountry last week. Sanford defeated a large team of GOP rivals to claim the nomination and will now face Elizabeth Colbert, sister of comedian/commentator Stephen Colbert, for the seat which was vacated when Tim Scott was appointed to fill the unexpired term of Jim DeMint. Whew, that's a mouthful.
Wednesday, April 10 from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. at the Kershaw County Library's Camden location there will be story-telling relating to the ride of Paul Revere and the events of April 19 1775, courtesy of the Revolutionary War Veterans Association.
Camden-Funeral service for Sarah Ellen Twitty, 94, will b held Sunday at 1:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff, with burial to follow in Damascus United Methodist Church Cemetery, Westville. The Rev. Russell Galloway will officiate. The family will receive friends Saturday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff. Memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children Hospital.
• We have noted before our apprehension about Hollywood celebrities who confuse their entertaining ability with their political views, thinking voters will pay attention to their often-pompous pronouncements. We recently observed talented Hollywood artist Rob Reiner going on and on in a pontifical manner about what this country should do. We'd like to nominate him as Undersecretary of Silence, hoping he would pay attention to the title.