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To brother Cromartie, with love

WASHINGTON -- There is something eternally bonding about a shared near-death experience, which is how I first met Michael Cromartie.

September 01, 2017 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns


Moment of Nature - Sept. 1, 2017

As a municipality, we are fortunate to have a very green community. There are 20 parks and green-spaces totaling approximately 115 acres to manage and maintain. Therefore, the Parks and Trees Commission members visit our city parks every other year to check the condition of and make suggestions for improvements. City staff makes notes and incorporates many of the suggestions into budget requests for the upcoming year.

September 01, 2017 | By Camden Urban Forester Liz Gilland C-I contributing columnist | Columns


S.C.’s nuclear scandal and politicians

For a columnist like me, the state's nuclear scandal is the gift that keeps on giving. It is no exaggeration to say that there could be a column every week (or several times a week) on the growing scandal -- and it's likely to be so for months and even years to come.

September 01, 2017 | By Phil Noble C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Thanks to officers who helped

I would like to thank the two city of Camden police officers who stopped to help me last Saturday (Aug. 19) in the 100-plus degree heat when my car overheated and died. One's name was Smith and the other I did not get, but thank you both!

September 01, 2017 | David Trimnal Rembert | Letters


It’s long past time to take back our highways

There is no justice in South Carolina for DUI victims!

September 01, 2017 | Darlene Hudson Lugoff | Letters


Discover the magic of reading at the library

The library will be closed September 3 and 4.

September 01, 2017 | | People & Places


For the Record - Sept. 1, 2017

Real estate transactions

September 01, 2017 | | For the Record


Strong is new assistant principal at LEMS

The new school year has started with familiar faces in administrative jobs for the Kershaw County School District (KCSD). Cody Strong is the assistant principal at Lugoff-Elgin Middle School (L-EMS) while Leigh Abee, Tarolyn Lee and Tammy Small have been named administrative assistants at their respective schools.

September 01, 2017 | | Education


Armed homeowner nabs one of two suspects during prolonged manhunt

On August 29, 2017, a Kershaw County Sheriff's Office deputy arrested Cody Gene Jackson (26) from Elgin after Jackson fled from a residence on Seminole Way in Elgin and led the deputy on a lengthy foot chase. Jackson was charged with receiving stolen goods for being in possession of a stolen automobile. During that arrest, Christopher Alexander Cravets (21) who was wanted on armed robbery charges, also fled the residence on foot. He was arrested several hours later after an armed homeowner found him hiding in the homeowner's car and held him for deputies.

September 01, 2017 | | Crime-Police-Fire


L-E girls fall to Camden on links

Camden had three golfers who posted scores below 50 to hand Lugoff-Elgin a 194-226 loss in a girls' golf match played last Thursday over the Camden Country Club.

September 01, 2017 | | Golf


LF-R performs live fire drills in donated structures

Firefighters from Lugoff Fire-Rescue were able to perform live fire training drills for several months in old storage warehouses on US 1 South in Lugoff given to the department for training, thanks to a donation by Mid Carolina Credit Union. The warehouses were to be demolished, but were donated instead to firefighters for the training until construction preparation was to begin. The site will become the new Mid Carolina Credit Union Lugoff Branch for a new two-story, 12,000-square-foot main office.

September 01, 2017 | | Crime-Police-Fire


STANLEY OSCAR COOK

Mr. Stanley Oscar Cook, 59, of Camden, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, August 27, 2017. A Celebration of Life and Homegoing Services will be held Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Oak Ridge Baptist Church, Kershaw, SC, with burial in church cemetery. Public viewing will be Friday 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Brown's Funeral Home, Camden is serving the Cook family. Memories and condolence may be shared online at www.brownsfhcamden.com.

September 01, 2017 | | Obituaries


MARY LOUISE PREVATTE

Funeral service for Mary Louise Bradley Humphries Prevatte, 79, will be held on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at Sawney's Creek Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Old Sawney's Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

September 01, 2017 | | Obituaries


TED F. WATKINS

A funeral service for Ted F. Watkins, 87, of Bethune, will be held at 11:00 o'clock a.m., Saturday, September 2, in the sanctuary of Timrod Baptist Church. The Revs. Jeremy Ussery, Jackie Knight and Derrick McManus will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with Masonic rites.

September 01, 2017 | | Obituaries


Lady Knights cruise past RELA

Paced by a 26-assist, nine-dig night from setter Aaliyah White, the North Central volleyball team improved to 3-1 on the season with a 3-0 non-region win over Robert E. Lee in a Tuesday night match played in Bishopville.

September 01, 2017 | | North Central High/Middle


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Irma’s wind and rain lash Kershaw County

Even though it was hundreds of miles to the south and west, Hurricane Irma managed to leave a few marks on Kershaw County. Rain -- heavy ...

September 15, 2017 | By MARTIN L. CAHN and JIM TATUM C-I staff | Camden


Tisdale running for sheriff in 2018

Former Kershaw County Sheriff's Office investigator and current 5th Circuit Solicitor's Office investigator Eric Tisdale, released the following statement on Wednesday announcing his ...

September 15, 2017 | | Politics


KCMA scholarship benefit concert coming Sunday

The Kershaw County Music Association will host a scholarship benefit concert Sunday, featuring internationally acclaimed baritone Reginald Smith, Jr. Mr. Smith has sung in some ...

September 15, 2017 | | Miscellaneous


Dancing with the Stars returns to FAC

The Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County invites you to an evening of dance and entertainment at its fifth annual presentation of Dancing with ...

September 15, 2017 | | People & Places


Bass guitar provides love at first pluck

There is an unusual sight during halftime of Camden High School's football games this fall.

September 15, 2017 | | High School Columns


National showing

Local artist Denise L. Greer, who lives in the Charlotte-Thompson area of Kershaw County, recently learned her collage, "BLU," shown here, was accepted into the ...

September 15, 2017 | | Arts


Ariail - Sept. 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 | | Ariail


After Irma

By now, we hope Irma has either largely passed us by or lost enough strength to be more annoying than anything else. Here's hoping ...

September 12, 2017 | | Editorials


The worst is yet to come

WASHINGTON -- It has become axiomatic that when Donald Trump says or does something over the top or below the belt, beware the unseen.

September 12, 2017 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns


My Brain on NASCAR - Sept. 12, 2017

Labor Day weekend 2017 at Darlington Raceway was the best of times … and then it got better or, depending on where your personal driver allegiances ...

September 12, 2017 | By Cathy Elliott C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Scandal, corruption, accountability

The current scandal of SCANA's (S.C. Electric and Gas parent company) and Santee Cooper's nuclear debacle is arguably the biggest scandal in ...

September 12, 2017 | By Phil Noble C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Writer wants his money back

I bought $50 worth of lottery tickets for the recent huge, half-billion dollar lottery jackpot. The clerk said: "Good luck; I hope you win."

September 12, 2017 | Richard Mims Lugoff | Letters


Buford hands NC first Region 4 loss

North Central suffered its first Region 4-AA loss in volleyball on Thursday as the Lady Knights were tripped up in Buford in a fifth set ...

September 12, 2017 | | Sports


Revolutionary Run Half Marathon takes runners through Camden

The Historic Camden Foundation will host the inaugural Revolutionary Run Half Marathon on Saturday, Sept. 23 at Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site.

September 12, 2017 | | Sports


Big bass

Twins James and Caroline Reames, both 11, of Camden, recently landed these lunkers while fishing on family property in Kershaw County. The big fish, both ...

September 12, 2017 | | People & Places


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