• The U.S. Congress is a picture of inefficiency, and as we all know, members seem to bear little inclination to compromise. But lawmakers in Washington look like the model of decorum when compared to the Thai Parliament, which descended into chaos last week, with a brawl erupting between police and some members of that body after Parliament debated controversial proposals to amend the country's constitution. Perhaps an old-fashioned fistfight is what we need on Capitol Hill; our elected officials could perhaps beat some sense into each other.
WASHINGTON -- In one of the early episodes of "Portlandia," the satirical show that makes fun of all things Portland, Ore., a couple dining out interviews the waitress about their potential chicken dinner.
CSX Railroad will close two crossings in Kershaw County for necessary maintenance. The closings will mean traffic will be rerouted.
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) is warning citizens of two scams in different neighborhoods where con artists are going door-to-door.
Camden and Lugoff firefighters are 'fired up' to help the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA), Thursday through Saturday this week.
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.
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.
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.
Donna Turner Horton, age 64, wife of John Wayne Horton, died Friday, August 23, 2013.
Funeral service for Grace Long, 89, will be held for at First Baptist Church in Camden at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, August 27, 2013.
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.
ELON, N.C. -- When I first heard that some Elon University students were protesting my invitation to speak on campus and saying my thoughts were ...
The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County held its Annual Meeting earlier in the month in the Jim & Pat Watts Performing Arts Wing at the ...
Camden residents may see up to 105 cyclists with STIHL'S Tour des Trees heading towards the Colony Inn on Thursday, October 13 for Camden ...
Kershaw County Council meets today at 5:30 p.m. to discuss a proclamation designating October Alpha Delta Kappa Month, a resolution for the lease ...
LUGOFF –Thomas Eugene Peters, 63, passed away Friday, October 7, 2016. Born in Pittsburg, PA, he was a son of the late James Aliwisus and ...
LUGOFF – A graveside service for Howard McLaurin Branham Jr., 75, will be held today at 2:00 p.m. in Greenlawn Memorial Park. The Rev ...
CAMDEN -- A memorial service to celebrate the life of Maria Gabriela Chacon Blake, 91, of Camden, SC will be held at 11:00 AM, today ...
ont Scott International Colonial Cup Steeplechase Races are now on sale.