The United Way of Kershaw County (UWKC) will host a county-wide "Day of Caring" on Wednesday. The purpose of this event is to unite volunteers throughout the county to work at various projects like reading to children, leading financial literacy classes for hard-working families or delivering meals to homebound seniors to positively impact the community.
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Memorial services for Dr. Gary Thomas Campbell, of Lee County, age 66, who will be remembered by his loved ones as Dad, Captain, Paco and Soup, who passed away September 2, will be held Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. at the Chapel Norton Funeral Home, Bishopville. Visitation will be following the service. Mr. Campbell was born in Glen Carbon, IL, a son of the late Ray & Melverda Kohler Campbell. Surviving are his loving and compassionate wife and friend, Dr. Jean D. Kohn of Lee County. He is also survived by his devoted and loving children and grandchildren; Sarah Lynn ...
A graveside service for Julian Norris McEntire, Jr., 62 of Heath Springs will be held at 10:00 am, Thursday, September 5, 2013, at Flint Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery. The Revs. Kelvin Hinson and Mike Vinson will officiate.
A prayer service for Hal Peterson Sikes, 86, of Camden, SC will be held at 7:00 PM, Saturday, September 7, 2013 at St. Timothy's Lutheran Church in Camden, SC. Graveside inurnment services will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at Lone Hill Methodist Church in Douglas, GA. The family will receive friends at 1104 Sunnyhill Drive in Camden. Memorials may be made in Mr. Sikes' memory to Alzheimer's Disease & Related Disorders, Association-Mid-State-SC, 3223 Sunset Blvd. Suite 100, W. Columbia, SC 29169.
Sixteen middle school students participated in the Applied Technology Education Campus's (ATEC) first summer camp in July. ATEC will host the summer camp annually to give middle school students and their parents the opportunity to familiarize themselves with what ATEC has to offer. The two-day event highlighted four ATEC programs: agriculture, commercial art, graphics and welding. ATEC Director Chet Horton said he hopes the camp participants will be ambassadors for the school by helping get the word out about the summer camp and ATEC's class options for high school students. ATEC will also offer a fall open house ...
Kershaw County 2013 seniors' average composite score on the ACT college entrance exam increased three-tenths of a point, reaching an all-time district high while outperforming the state's public school students in all four test areas.