CAMDEN – Funeral service for Robert Eugene "Bubba" Powers, 84, will be held today at 1:00 p.m. at Bethel Worship Center. The family will receive friends today from 11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Burial will be held on Monday, November 28, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. in Fort Jackson National Cemetery.
The Lugoff Garden Club meets Monday at the home of Judy Baxley, 403 Holly Berry Lane in Lugoff. The guest speaker will be Jackie Jordan. LGC meets every third Monday, September through May. The social hour begins at 6:30 p.m. and the speaker's presentation starts at 7 p.m.
Normally, Election Day is on the first Tuesday of November, and because the first day of November fell on a Tuesday, I would have been too young to vote -- 17 years and 364 days too young. Then, to my joy, I learned that the date in which we elect our public officials was moved to the second Tuesday of November. This made it where I was now eligible to vote. I was elated.
The Kershaw County School Board met in executive session during its November 15 meeting to conduct a performance evaluation of Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan as required by Board policy and the district's employment agreement with him.
Camden's Revolutionary War Site's palisade wall – which is a wooden fence as defense mechanism -- was built in the 1970s to represent the fortified border of 1780-81 Camden. On Wednesday and Thursday, more than 200 Lugoff-Elgin High JROTC students helped take down that wall.
November 18, 2016|
C-I Staff Writer
A memorial service to honor the life of Billie Ann Williams Old, of Cassatt, SC, will be held at 1:00 PM, Sunday, November 20, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Rev. Buster Morris will officiate. The family will speak to friends following the service. Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, 7020 AC Skinner Parkway, Suite 100, Jacksonville, FL 32256.
Barbara King Harmon, 89, of Sylva, NC passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at her home with her family by her side.Born on December 4, 1926 in Winston-Salem, NC, she was the daughter of the late Jeffrey and Elinor King. She attended UNC Chapel Hill. She was a member of the Jackson County Council on Aging, and supporter of many wonderful charities. Barbara K. Harmon had many passions in this world including her love of animals and skill of Bridge, but she was also a talented artist and prolific writer. In addition to her parents, she is ...
Smyrna,GA-James Flaniken "Jamey" Bryan, 62, formerly of Camden passed away. Born in Knoxville, TN he was a son of the late James C. and Helen S. Bryan. He graduated from Thomas Sumter Academy and the University of Virginia, where he was a member of Kappa Sigma Fraternity and served as Vice-President of the Student Council. He was an avid golfer and active with several junior and amateur golf organizations.
Tuesday, Nov. 8, Alfred Mae Drakeford was unofficially announced as the new mayor of Camden, but on Friday, Nov. 11 there was a recount of votes for the election -- and then there was a recount of the recount.
November 15, 2016|
C-I Staff Writer