Deacon Emeritus James E. Clyburn, Sr. entered into eternal Heaven on Sunday morning, March 24, 2013. He was born on January 11, 1922 in Kershaw County. He was the son of the late Mr. Charlie and Mrs. Hettie Clyburn.
Giving a ranked Spring Valley squad all it wanted and then some, the Lugoff-Elgin girls' soccer team came out on the short end of a 2-0 decision in a Region 4-4A match played last Thursday at L-E Stadium.
Clara Clyburn, 67, of Queens, N.Y., formerly of Camden, S.C., departed this life on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, 19 Ward Road, Lugoff, S.C.
After having reached a program-best number seven ranking in the AAA state girls soccer poll, Camden split a pair of matches last week with a 5-0 loss to 12th ranked Chapin lastTuesday before edging Sumter, 10-0, two nights later.
For the first time in many a year, the crack of the bat will replace the pinging of the bat in the Kershaw-Richland Classic Wooden Bat Spring Break Baseball Tournament which opens today and run through Thursday.
Mrs. Ada Lee Alexander, 86, of 6780 Crowfoot Lane, Camden, SC, passed on Thursday, March 28, 2013. Her funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, 2 p.m., at Zion Hill AME Zion Church, Camden, with burial to follow.
The American Opportunity Credit and the Lifetime Learning Credit may help you pay for the costs of higher education. If you pay tuition and fees for yourself, your spouse or your dependent you may qualify for these credits.
Erin Joy Booth of Aiken, S.C. and Samuel Scott Truitt of Aiken, S.C. were married Saturday, March 9, 2013 in Saint John's United Methodist Church. The bride was given in marriage by her parents. The Reverend Doctor George Kenneth Howle officiated.
• Actress Ashley Judd has been fooling around with the idea of running for the U.S. Senate from Kentucky against Mitch McConnell, the minority leader. Apparently she didn't like what she was seeing in polls, for she announced last week she would not run. Frankly, we're not disappointed that we won't be subjected to Judd's brand of Hollywood wisdom over the next couple of years.
On June 9, 2012 at a Civil War show in Columbia, S.C., I browsed along from one dealer table to the next searching for Civil War relics in my fields of interest. As I examined the items on the table of the Broadfoot Publishing Company, with much excitement and anticipation I opened a folder labeled, "Immortal Six Hundred -- original manuscript." When I realized I was examining a Lieut. William E. Johnson Jr. 1864 manuscript list of the Immortal Six Hundred, goose bumps arose on my arms.