The West Wateree-Lugoff Rotary Club recently awarded its annual scholarships to six Lugoff-Elgin High School seniors for outstanding accomplishments both inside and outside the classroom. Each student was awarded $1,500 and spoke at a recent club meeting about their college plans. Since 1990 the club has awarded 116 scholarships to LEHS seniors totaling $79,000, all of which was raised by club members. Shown are L-EHS guidance counselor Delacie McNeice, scholarship recipients Madelyn Jackson, Katherine McClendon, Caroline Kistler, Alyssa Weems, Marley McDonnough, Sydney Kull and LEHS guidance counselor Darcella Pindar. In back are West Wateree Rotary Club scholarship committee ...
Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan -- A Camden native currently deployed to Afghanistan received one of the highest honors bestowed within the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) at a ceremony on Bagram Airfield on April 7.
Camden High School and the Kershaw County Parks & Recreation Department will co-sponsor their annual Spring Break Baseball Camp from Monday, April 10 through Wednesday, April 12 at American Legion Park (on Ehrenclou Drive) in Camden.
The Cass Elias McCarter Guardian ad Litem Office in Camden will hold a candlelight vigil in honor of National Child Abuse Prevention Month at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, April 13. The vigil will take place at the Kershaw County Courthouse grounds, 1121 Broad Street, Camden. All members of the community are invited to attend and asked to wear blue to show support for the prevention of child abuse and neglect.
Wednesday saw a severe, dangerous weather system sweep across the state, bringing with it the corresponding dangers that come with such situations. Indeed, one knows it's a serious event when the Masters golf tournament calls the day on account of the weather.
WASHINGTON -- If there is one operative rule in this city's left-right paradigm, it is to shift the focus of any conversation that seems at risk of revealing something approximating truth -- a game at which the current administration and its media surrogates happen to excel.
April 07, 2017|
By Kathleen Parker
Washington Post Writers Group