Why are Republican Party leaders getting so worked up over a couple of television movies that haven't been produced yet? Oh, yeah. The proposed movies are about Hillary Rodham Clinton, the Grand Old Party's most galvanizing figure outside of President You-Know-Who.
August 26, 2013|
By Clarence Page
Last week, I took a trip to Colombia, South America, with my son, J.P., a senior at the University of South Carolina (USC) in Columbia, S.C. In addition to being a great father-son trip that we will both long remember, a number of things happened along the way that reminded me of how the Internet and new technologies are changing the world -- and how we in South Carolina need to understand this new and changing world if we don't want to be left behind.
August 26, 2013|
By Phil Noble
C-I contributing columnist
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Foundation (KCSF) Board of Directors is accepting 2013 nominations for the Leonard Price Friend of Law Enforcement Award. The KCSF established the award in 2012 to recognize the support of Kershaw County residents for the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO). The award is named after the late Mr. Leonard L. Price, a former resident of the North Central area of Kershaw County who invested heavily in supporting law enforcement.
Mr. Richard Forman, 74, of 302 Firetower Road, Camden died Friday. Family and friends may call at the residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Brown's Funeral Home, Camden, who is serving the Forman family.
Irene Mildred Hahn, 97, of Kershaw, SC, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, August, 22, 2013. Born on March 14, 1916 in Howells, NE, Colfax Co., she was the daughter of the late Martin and Henrika Anderson.
Mrs. Vashti Drakeford Nelson, 78, of 928 Salem Church Road, Camden SC passed on Friday August 23, 2013. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, August 26, 2013 at 3 p.m. at the Jamestown Church of God in Bishopville with burial following in the cemetery.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Daisy Wolfe Taylor, 92, of Camden, SC, will be held at 3:00 PM, Sunday, August 25, 2013 at Malvern Hill Baptist Church in Camden. Rev. Craig Thompson and Rev. Buster Morris will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at 2:00 PM, 1 hour prior to the service, in the church Fellowship Hall. Memorials may be made in her memory to Malvern Hill Baptist Church Building Fund, 1514 Malvern Hill Drive, Camden, SC 29020.
Funeral service for Elizabeth B. Brown, 85, will be held Monday at 4:00 p.m. at St. Matthew Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday 4-6 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home.
Doby's Mill Elementary School kindergarteners Luke Ferris (left) and Cameron Gary of Stephanie Jones' class demonstrate a craft that they made on their first day of school. "My favorite part of the day was reading books to my class and completing several fun art projects. Their excitement about kindergarten was so evident and the constant hugs were fabulous. I am looking forward to a great year," Jones said.
As most Kershaw County schools opened their doors to students Monday, the Lugoff Fire Department (LFD) was there for the fourth year in a row with a fire truck at Wateree Elementary School (WES) early in the morning as students returned to class. LFD headquarters sent out its 77-foot ladder truck to WES as parents and buses brought students back to school on the nervous "first day."
Tap, Jazz, Ballet, and Baton classes will be offered starting September 4 at the Kershaw County Recreation Department for ages 2 and up. Kim Forrest is the instructor bringing over 34 years of experience in the dancing field. Classes will be on Wednesdays starting at 4 p.m. with the fee being $42 a month. Classes are taught in combination.