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Where's Waldo?

The famous children's book character in the striped shirt and black-rimmed specs is visiting 25 different local businesses throughout the community this July. Those who spot him can win prizes, including buttons, book coupons and more. From Schmucker's Amish General Store at 1040A Broad St. to Ole Timey Meat Market at 405 Rutledge St., and from Littlefield Growers at 907 Broad St. to Sweet Repeats at 1104 Campbell St., Waldo figures will be well hidden in local business establishments.

July 07, 2017 | | People & Places


Donations being given to UWKC Mobile Nutrition Center

Camden assistant city manager, Caitlin Young accepts a bag of groceries from United Way of Kershaw County Board Chair Julie Trott at Camden City hall during a community shred day on June 20. The free event was hosted by the city of Camden.

July 07, 2017 | | People & Places


New members

The Iota Omega Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. recently welcomed 10 new members. The women celebrated this milestone with their friends and family at a luncheon at Bethelem Baptist Church Conference Center in Lugoff. The 10 were initiated into a distinguished group of thousands of college educated women of color whose mission is to continue its proclamation of sisterhood and service to mankind. Shown (from left) are Sheila Farrar, Jameela P. Grover, Janee Perry, Kiara Wilson, Ashley Engram, Angela Ford Nelson, Janece Simmons, Porscha Doyle, Larrye Boykin and Meaghan Norman

July 07, 2017 | | People & Places


Ariail - July 7, 2017

July 07, 2017 | | Ariail


Kristin Cobb

We would like to join the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County and the entire community in thanking Kristin Cobb for her years of service with the center. Cobb, who has served as the FAC's executive director for the last 10 years has announced she has accepted an exciting new position with the Midlands Technical College Harbison Theatre in Columbia.

July 07, 2017 | | Editorials


Ignorance is bliss

As a goal-oriented engineer who believes we should all be lifelong learners, the phrase, "ignorance is bliss" has always made me shake my head in disagreement. Phrases like "knowledge is power" or "learn something new every day" are more compatible with my mode of thinking. I believe I must be able to argue both sides of an issue if I want to claim I am educated on that issue. This philosophy requires that I listen with an open mind to opposing views, even if that makes me uncomfortable, anxious or even angry. However, as I approach an age where aches ...

July 07, 2017 | By Dennis Turner C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Love of country

My family celebrated our country's 241st birthday in Pawley's Island this past Tuesday. Spending July 4th at the beach never fails to deliver a grand display of patriotism, fireworks, American flags, and of course, extreme temperatures. Those who know me best are aware of the simple fact I could celebrate this holiday just about every single day of the year.

July 07, 2017 | By Paula Joseph C-I contributing columnist | Columns


South Carolina’s impending $19 billion robbery

"Some will rob you with a six-gun, and some with a fountain pen." -- Woody Guthrie

July 07, 2017 | By Phil Noble C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Sports camps on deck

Here is the listing of upcoming summer youth sports camps in Kershaw County:

July 07, 2017 | | Seasonal Sports


JOHN W. ALDRICH

Mr. John W. Aldrich, 78, of 272 Cleveland School Road, Camden, SC, passed on Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Nelson-Haile Funeral Home.

July 07, 2017 | | Obituaries


JANIE RUTH CROLLEY

Janie Ruth Crolley "Mama Ruth" was born October 13, 1930 to Jane "Janie" Roscoe Peavy and Benjamin Oliver "Berry" Peavy. She was predeceased by her husband Parley Crolley Jr.; Sisters - Alta Mae Peavy Crowley, and Beatrice Peavy Melton; and brother, Douglas Peavy. She is survived by her Sister, Henrietta Smith of Hartsville; daughter, Cheryl Hood (Steve); Son, Parley "Peanut" Crolley (Helen); Grandchildren, William "Will" DuRant (Hope), Charles "Chas" DuRant (Samatha), Tara Boone (Kevin) and Vince Paschal. Great Grandchildren, Charles and Kimberly DuRant, Julia and Thomas DuRant, and Helena and Logan Boone; and many nieces and nephews. She previously worked at ...

July 07, 2017 | | Obituaries


DONALD SELLERS

A funeral service to honor the life of Donald E. Sellers, 74, of Lugoff, SC, will be held at 12:00 Noon, Friday, July 7, 2017 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Don Jarvis and Brent Bishop will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park with military and masonic rites. The family will receive friends at 11:00 AM, 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial may be made to the National Parkinson's Foundation, 1502 NW 9th Avenue, Bob Hope Road, Miami, FL 33136 or American Cancer Society, Relay for Life of Kershaw ...

July 07, 2017 | | Obituaries


More from the 2nd Annual Kids' Fourth of July Parade

On July 1, the city of Camden and Books on Broad & Coffee co-sponsored the 2nd Annual Kids' Fourth of July Parade. Today, we offer more pictures of the event.

July 07, 2017 | | Camden


James Davis appointed Chief Magistrate for Kershaw County

James Davis has been appointed chief magistrate for the summary and municipal courts in Kershaw County.

July 07, 2017 | | Kershaw County


Powers to be assistant principal at Doby’s Mill

The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees recently selected Alana Powers to serve as the assistant principal for Doby's Mill Elementary School.

July 07, 2017 | | Education


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Discover Camden-Kershaw County Magazine returns in September

Camden Media Co., the Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center and the city of Camden Tourism Development Office (or should this be Camden-Kershaw ...

July 14, 2017 | | Business


Vintage Market Days coming to Camden in October

Vintage Market Days, a three-day upscale, nationally-known open-air vintage event, has selected Camden as the location for the first vintage event in central South Carolina ...

July 14, 2017 | | Camden


Meeting the mayor

Camden Mayor Alfred Mae Drakeford (back, far right) meets several of the many children participating in the Kershaw County Recreation Department's Camp Sun Fun ...

July 14, 2017 | | Kershaw County


For the Record - July 14, 2017

Real estate transactions

July 14, 2017 | | For the Record


HFKC accepting grant applications in September

The Health Foundation of Kershaw County (HFKC) will begin accepting applications for grants beginning September 1st, 2017. The application process will close on September 30th ...

July 14, 2017 | | Healthcare


Public reminded not to handle, move wildlife

A lot of wildlife makes appearances during the summer season, and it is not uncommon for people to come across these animals while out and ...

July 14, 2017 | | Miscellaneous


Kershaw County Library gearing up for eclipse

The Kershaw County Library will host an informative program on the upcoming August 21 eclipse at the Camden branch on July 22 at 10 a ...

July 14, 2017 | | Kershaw County


Fighting hunger

July 14, 2017 | | Miscellaneous


P-17 wins a laugher behind Lynch

On a warm night along the coast, Jay Lynch was not forced to work hard as Kershaw County went up, 2-0, on Georgetown with an ...

July 11, 2017 | | Sports


Learning volleyball the Lady Demon way

July 11, 2017 | | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle


County’s youth sports summer camp season kicks off next week

With the school year coming to a close, it is time for summer sports camps in Kershaw County.

May 23, 2017 | | Sports


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