In the wake of the Oct. 17 post-game incident following Camden's 39-30 football victory over Dreher at Zemp Stadium, the Camden Police Department reported that a Camden High School student-athlete reported receiving threatening messages, via cell phone, allegedly, from someone from Dreher High School.
North Central will travel to Liberty on Tuesday to play for the AA Upper State volleyball championship.
A Columbia art gallery owner recently accused the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County of censorship for removing two paintings from a show featuring three Columbia artists. We have a different take.
Yes, I know that I am, occasionally, prone to embellishment. But trust me when I say this is the law and the gospel: I have a long-time friend who only calls me when someone dies. Most times, I know the person but sometimes I don't have a clue the person ever existed.
For the past 60 years, the Kershaw County Historical Society has been collecting, conserving and sharing the history of the county.
Funeral service for William A. "Bill" Dickey, 65, will be held on Monday at 2:00 p.m. at New Life Christian Outreach Church with burial to follow in Quaker Cemetery. The Rev. Richard Cameron and the Rev. Joe Stines will officiate. Serving as pallbearers are Donnie Joyner, Dan Joyner, Kyle Dickey, James M. Clyburn, Stephen Mays, Louis Clyburn III, and Scott Moore. The family will receive friends Sunday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or New Life Christian Outreach Building Fund.
Miriam Gardner Worth Ketchem -March 28,1920 - November 1,2014
Billy "Turkey Shoot" Scalf, 75, passed away on Saturday, November 01, 2014. Born in Scott County, Va., he was the son of the late Lloyd Simpson and Lassie Joyner Scalf.
Mrs. Mildred James Sumter, 92, of 215 Champion Street, Camden, South Carolina passed on Friday, October 31, 2014. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Nelson-Haile Funeral Home.
Ms. Alice Louise (Alawee) Gibson Tucker of Pageland, S. C., age 96, passed away on November 1, 2014.
November 4 is past, and statewide elections have been decided. As I have discussed in earlier columns, I am always intrigued, and even a little amused, with the amount of rhetoric that is aimed at education during election time. Now that the votes have been cast, there are a lot of important educational issues hanging in the air that will need to be resolved by newly elected office holders. The decisions made will have significant and lasting impact.
Dermatophytosis, otherwise known as "ringworm," is a fairly common fungal infection that can affect dogs, cats, and other animals.
This week is National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week and is being observed in Kershaw County with a series of local events. Organizers said they hope all residents will participate in at least one event or activity.
The Kershaw County School District (KCSD) earned an "Excellent" Absolute rating on state report cards issued today by the S.C. Department of Education.
The ABLE Club of S.C., the official athletic booster club of Lugoff-Elgin High School, is kicking off its membership campaign for the 2014-15 athletic seasons at the school.