Dr. Margaret A. "Marge" McLaughlin of Camden, SC, daughter of the late Dr. James R. McLaughlin and Lorene Englehardt McLaughlin, died peacefully on November 14, 2016 after almost six decades as a teacher of writing. She grew up in small towns across Indiana: first in Westfield while her father served as a physician in the South Pacific during WWII, and then in Flora after the war.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Myrtle Elizabeth "Libby" Estridge Pate, 78, of Lugoff, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, November 27, 2016 at Lugoff First Baptist Church. Rev. Doug Huntsinger and Rev. David Robinson will officiate. Burial will follow in Timrod Baptist Church Cemetery in Bethune. The family will receive friends at 1:00 PM, 1 hour prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Bus or Sound System Fund, Lugoff First Baptist Church, 106 Longtown Road, Lugoff, SC 29078.
A graveside service to celebrate the life of Walter Ronald "Ronnie" Thompkins, 67, of Camden, SC, will be held at 12:00 Noon, Friday, November 25, 2016 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Rev. Joe Stines will officiate. The family will receive friends at 10:30 AM, 1 ½ hours prior to the service at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 190 Knox Abbott Drive, Cayce, SC 29033 or Camp Kemo, Seven Richland Medical Park, Suite 203, Columbia, SC 29203.
To steal a catchphrase from Kershaw County Council Chairman Julian Burns: it was indeed a great day for Kershaw County.
In 1796, George Washington released his famous Farewell Address that admonished the citizens of the infant America of four primary things, but his arguably most famous warning is the one regarding the divisiveness of political parties, which he feared would incite internal conflicts, which is exactly what this election has caused.
WASHINGTON -- Of all the losers in this season of discontent, the mainstream media top the list. I don't say this lightly and sincerely fear that loss of faith in journalism ultimately will cause more harm to the nation than any outside enemy could hope to.
Kershaw County Council meets today at 5:30 p.m. to discuss a fee in lieu of taxes agreement, approving the financing of sewer system improvements and amending an ordinance related to the jointly owned and operated industrial/business park developed in conjunction with Sumter County, among other business.
Scratch another one off Bailey Griswold's bucket list.
The city of Camden re-dedicated the Seaboard Air Line Railway Depot Thursday.
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office needs help from the public in identifying three men responsible for the burglary of a residence in Lugoff, SC. On November 14, 2016 between the hours of 12:30pm and 1:30pm, three individuals broke into a home and stole some shoes, an iPad and a safe containing a significant amount of US currency. The home that was burglarized was equipped with a video surveillance system that captured numerous images of the suspects. A neighbor who became suspicious of their activity was able to take a picture of the vehicle they were using, driven ...
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Jesse Elmore Smith, 86, of Camden, SC will be held at 3:00 PM, Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, Camden, SC. Burial will follow in Quaker Cemetery. Reverend Bruce Hancock will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6:00 - 7:30 PM on Monday, November 21, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Jesse's memory to the A. Sam Karesh Wing of KershawHealth, 1102 Roberts Street, Camden, SC 29020.
A memorial service to honor the life of Randolph Lloyd "Rainbow" Player, 73, of Camden, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, November 25, 2016 at Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church. Rev. Steve Patterson will officiate. The family will receive friends in the Family Life Center following the service. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Disease Support Group, 4186 Fernandina Road, Columbia, SC 29210 or Trustees of Columbia University, In Memory of Randy Player and Toub Institute, Office of Development, Columbia University Medical Center, 516 W. 168th, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10032, Attn: Matt Reals.
Mr. Mark D. Outten, 55, of 209 Laurens Street in Camden died Saturday, November 19th. Friends may visit at 699 Feather Road in Lugoff. Plans will be announced by Collins Funeral Home.
CAMDEN – A funeral service to celebrate the life of Margie Baker Morris, 74, was held Monday November 21, 2016 at Powers Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Memorial services for Miss May Francis McDonald, 90, of 189 Richardson Court in Lugoff, will be held Saturday, November 26, 2016, 2:00 P.M. at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses Elgin Congregation, 1106 Wildwood Lane in Elgin.
Lorine Stogsdill is celebrating her 101st birthday on November 30. She will be celebrating with family and friends. She has four children and was an ...
The city of Camden will kick off the holiday season with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in front of Camden City Hall. The public is ...
A graveside service to honor the life of Charles David Ziemke, 84, of Camden, SC, will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, November 29 ...
A graveside service to honor the life of David Lynn Watkins, 67, of Camden, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, November 30 ...
CAMDEN – Funeral services for Ruth Roach Vandiver, 89, will be held Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home, with burial to follow ...
LUGOFF – Services for Dora Ann Rabon, 76, will be private.
Ashely Guerry McLaurin, 44, of Potsdam, NY, graveside services at 1:00 PM, Tuesday, November 29, 2016 in Scotch Cemetery. Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel ...
Jason Bryant Hartzell, 37, of Elgin, an IT Specialist and United States Army Veteran, passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2016. Arrangements by James A. McAlister ...
Eleanor Edith (Guzzi) DelPo died Saturday from complications due to Alzheimer's Disease. She was 85. Eleanor was born in Newton, MA, on January 21 ...
North Central running back/defensive back Cedrick Cunningham has been named as one of five finalists for South Carolina's Mr. Football.