Last week's front page article on the Maxway building at Broad and Rutledge streets has led some people to believe that the city will be spending Hospitality Tax money to purchase and demolish the building. That is not the case.
For more than 50 years, May Plant Credit Union has been a fixture in the Kershaw County area. Now, the oldest credit union in Kershaw County is taking a giant step towards realizing its goal as a full partner in local communities.
Joe Sexton was recently honored as an Ambassador for Economic Development by the Department of Commerce as part of South Carolina's Industry Appreciation Week. The ceremony took place in Columbia on March 19 on the grounds of the Governor's mansion and highlighted 47 individuals from 46 counties for their exceptional efforts to bolster community and economic development activities in South Carolina.
Captain Fredrick Eugene Perrill, SC, USN, (RET) passed away on March 21, 2013. Born in Charlotte, NC, on September 11, 1939, he attended schools in Long Island, NY, and Riverside Military Academy before graduating from Rock Hill High School. After a year at The Citadel he was appointed to the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD., graduating with the class of 1962 and was commissioned an Ensign in the U.S. Navy. His postgraduate education includes graduation from the Naval War College in Newport, RI, and a Master of Science degree in Management from the Naval Postgraduate School in ...
Mr. Delander "Toppy" Wilson, 62 of Rembert, SC entered into rest on Thursday, March 21, 2013 at Tuomey Regional Medical Center in Sumter.
Jessie Hunter, 78, of 1636 A Brewer Spring Road, Camden, passed on Friday, March 22, 2013 after a brief illness. Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, march 27, 2013, 1 p.m., at Canty Hill Baptist Church, Cassatt.
James Clyburn, 91, of 511 Clyburn Street, Camden, passed on Sunday, march 24,2013. Funeral Services will be conducted Thursday, March 28, 2013, 1 p.m., at St. John Baptist Church, with funeral to follow in the church cemetery.
Dorothy T. Norwood, 69, of 605 Cooper Street, Camden, passed on Sunday, March 24, 2013. Funeral Services will be held Friday, March 29, 2013, 11 a.m., at Camden First United Methodist Church, Camden. Burial to follow in Cedars Cemetery, Camden.
Mary E. Washington, 75, of 178 Reddick Road, Bishopville, SC, passed on Saturday, March 23, 2013. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 30, 2013, 11 a.m., at St. Matthew Baptist Church, Bethune, with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
More than 140 pieces of art by Kershaw County school children were submitted to the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County's Youth Arts Month Exhibit this year. After much deliberation, the winners have been announced. The juried exhibit of elementary, middle and high school artwork by students throughout Kershaw County in a variety of media, from colored pencil and watercolor to mixed media, photography, and sculpture will be in the Bassett Gallery through April 5.
Dear Annie: I took a job at a local bookstore after my position as a special ed teacher was downsized. Now I have a "special ed" problem at work.
Sometimes, what looks, on paper, to be a tough week was not so bad after all.
North Central continued to score runs in bunches and still sits atop the Region 3-AA softball standings after a pair of conference victories over Columbia High and Fairfield Central last week.
When he first took over the fortunes of the Lugoff-Elgin boys' tennis team six years ago, Edward Rickwood was asked to build the program from the ground up.
For the first time in its brief history, the North Central High School tennis team is above the .500 mark.
More than 20 students from Lugoff-Elgin High School and L-E Middle School attended the 1995 Eastern Region Band Clinic at Myrtle Beach last weekend. Those ...
Wateree Elementary School has announced its Honor Roll for the Second Nine Week Period.
Central Carolina Technical College (CCTC) has joined the Minority Male Community College Collaborative (M2C3) National Consortium on College Men of Color. According to a CCTC ...
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Joyce Williams Smith, was born on February 14, 1950, in Bethune, SC. She was the daughter of the late Lehana Kelley Williams and Ben F ...
A memorial service to honor the life of Major Hugh M. Smith, USAF (Ret.), 95, of Camden, SC, will be held at 4:00 PM ...
Funeral service for Ms. Nancy McCaskill, 57, of 1700 Broad Street in Camden will be held Thursday, February 11, 2016, 11:00 A.M. at ...
Frank Melvin Dieringer, age 95, died on Friday, February 5, 2016 with his family by his side. Born in Canton, OH, he was the son ...
This story was supposed to have a happy ending.
By listening to the local radio station, WPUB, and reading the Chronicle-Independent, people in Kershaw County are encouraged to trade locally. Having grown up in ...
Lugoff-Elgin High School will host the 2016 Palmetto Power Clean Championship on Wednesday, Feb. 24.
Dec: 2 – Lakewood; 11 – at Lugoff-Elgin; 15 – at Lakewood; 18 – Lugoff-Elgin; 21-22 – Mid-Carolina Credit Union Kershaw County Holiday Classic at E. Clarkson Rhame City Arena ...