A funeral service to honor the life of Paul W. Kirkland, Jr., will be held at 11:00 AM, today, July 12, 2016 at Lugoff Church of God. Rev. Tim Shirley will officiate. The family received friends Monday, July 11, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel. Memorials may be made to Lugoff Church of God, 1042 Hwy 1 South, Lugoff, SC.
CAMDEN -- Funeral service for Edna Mae LaPatra, 84, will be held today at 10:00 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff, with burial to follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The Rev. Keith Coates will officiate. The family received friends Monday at Powers Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to DeKalb Baptist Church, 2034 DeKalb School Rd, Camden, SC 29020.
CHICAGO -- Mr. Richard Magazine, 64, of Chicago, IL and formerly of Cassatt, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, July 2, 2016. He's the son of Clara Bell Boyd Magazine and the late Andrew James Magazine. A Celebration of Life and Homegoing Services will be held today, July 12, 2016 at 2 p.m., at Elizabeth Baptist Church, Bishopville, with burial in church cemetery. Brown's Funeral Home, Camden is serving the Magazine family. Memories and condolence may be shared online at www.brownsfhcamden.com.
CAMDEN -- Home Going Celebration for Louise Duren Neal, 99, will be held on Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Moriah Baptist Association Center on John G. Richards Road, Camden, SC with burial to follow in the St. John Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Eddie Moore will officiate. The Eastern Star Memorial service will be held on Thursday at 6:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff.
An 18-year-old Lugoff man stopped for DUI Saturday is behind bars on multiple counts of breaking into motor vehicles. According to a Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) press release, deputies charged Dayton Lee Rock, 18, of Sherwood Court.
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) is seeking information about the man in this picture who appears to be stealing an air conditioning unit from a home on Smyrna Church Road near Elgin around 3:30 p.m. Saturday. According to KCSO Capt. Steve Knafelc, the subject stole the outside air conditioning unit and tried to unsuccessfully gain entry to the home through a back door. Knafelc said the residence was the site of another burglary just five days earlier. "I feel this person has knowledge of the first burglary, and obviously needs to be held accountable for the ...
Jack Rushing, a Camden resident and former S.C. State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) agent is the new captain of administration at the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO). Sheriff Jim Matthews made the announcement in a press release Wednesday.
The Kershaw County School District (KCSD) recently announced its policy for free and reduced price meals for children served in schools under the National School lunch and breakfast programs. KCSD officials have adopted the following household size and income criteria for determining eligibility: