Ben "Pike" Rost, 69, of Camden, South Carolina and formerly Piopolis passed away at 8:00 A.M. Friday, February 7, 2014 at his home. Visitation for the family will be from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Harre Funeral Home, McLeansboro.
Mrs. Novella "Bibbie" Hurst Watson, age 82, died Monday, February 10, 2014 at her home. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m., Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at Ruby Baptist Church. Internment will be a private family service in the Watson Cemetery
Bethune Elementary students in grades K-5 recently participated in an Arbor Day Celebration led by Ms. Martha McCaskill. The students came together to sing songs, recite poems, and do skits that celebrated the benefits that trees add to our environment. Both staff and student's worked together and did an excellent job.
A.W. Duo, a piano and cello duo made up of pianist Alyona Aksyonova and cellist James Waldo, will perform a benefit concert at Grace Episcopal Church in Camden on March 28. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. at the church, 1315 Lyttleton St.. Proceeds from the concert will support Heartfelt Home Repair, Grace Church's ministry to the elderly and underprivileged.
Wateree Elementary School kindergarten students Samantha Gladden, Gauge Roberts, Marshall Bullock, and Eli Munn from Joni Baker's class learned about recycling at the "Grinding of the Greens" event.
The Kershaw County School District (KCSD) sent out the following information at 1:02 p.m..:
Due to the forecast of inclement weather headed to most of the state this week, both Camden and Lugoff-Elgin high schools have moved their respective varsity basketball games to Monday night.
Monday: Northwood Academy at Camden Military Academy (BB – 5:30 p.m.)
Benjamin Franklin famously remarked, "If you fail to plan, you plan to fail." That thought is as true today as it was more than two centuries ago, and it's as important for organizations as it is for individuals. Planning allows both people and organizations to identify strengths, recognize challenges, maximize resources, and plot a course for the future.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Richard "Rick" Henry Pase, Jr., of Camden, SC, will be held at 3:00 PM, Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, in Camden. Rev. Bruce Hancock will officiate. The family will receive friends at 2:00 PM, 1 hour prior to the service, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made in his memory to the American Liver Foundation, 1425 Pompton Ave., Cedar Grove, NJ 07009-1000 or the American Heart Association of SC, Memorials & Tributes, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058.
Harvie Catoe, 89, from Camden, SC, died on the snowy morning of Wednesday, January 29, 2014. Harvie worked at Hermitage Mill of Camden in his early adulthood, served in the US Navy during WWII, graduated from The Citadel, retired as Civil Engineer for Tennessee Valley Authority, was a long-time member of the Church of God, and was a life-long gardener and enjoyed sharing his harvest with family and friends.
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Enright Moore, III. announce the engagement of Miss Ferrol O'Connor Moore of Charleston, SC, to Mr. Dylan Michael Forrester of Charleston, SC.
Mr. and Mrs. Walter Buchmiller and Mr. R. Thomas Rabon announce the engagement of Miss Katherine Elizabeth Rabon of Lugoff, SC, to Mr. Robert Casey Hancock of Camden, SC.
(This is the third part of a three part series on a visit to Charlie Tinker's grave.)
Few people know or would believe that I have often been a rider. Although living in Camden, the home of the Carolina Cup, and touring England, the site of Epsom Downs, I never rode or attended there. How, then, could I be writing about riding? My mother, a widow at 40 with two young children, left us to our own devices as long as she could check on us out the window. If we were actively playing, she did not intervene. Without a television, money or radio, we had to use our own imaginations for activities. Climbing trees and riding ...
It's the time of year when people and nature often meet. Occasionally, this can include finding a young deer that seems to be abandoned.
Blaney Elementary School recently announced its Honor Roll for the third nine weeks period.
Applied Technology Education Campus (ATEC) mechatronics and honors pre-engineering programs students placed among the best in the state at the recent S.C. Technology Student ...
Sanders Stoney Unit 203 sponsored five students from Camden High and Lugoff-Elgin High Schools to attend the 71st Annual Session of Palmetto Girls State to ...
The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) announces the winners of the 2017 "You Gotta Have Art" Youth Arts Month Exhibition. This juried exhibition ...
The Kershaw County Special Olympics will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 21 at Camden Military Academy.
Fredi Pritchett of Elgin was named to the Fall 2016 Dean's List at the University of South Carolina Upstate.
The West Wateree-Lugoff Rotary Club recently awarded its annual scholarships to six Lugoff-Elgin High School seniors for outstanding accomplishments both inside and outside the classroom ...
Jackson Elementary School recenty announced honor rolls for the third nine week period.
Calling all gardeners: Would you like to be recognized for gardening with the environment in mind?
Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan -- A Camden native currently deployed to Afghanistan received one of the highest honors bestowed within the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers ...