ELGIN – A service to celebrate the life of Furman Parker Pruitt, 87, was held Saturday at 4:00 p.m. at Blaney Baptist Church. The family received friends on Friday at the home and prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Blaney Baptist Church, 1400 Blaney Road, Elgin, S.C. 29045.
Approximately 100 people watched in anticipation as Mayor Tony Scully and basketball legend Nancy Lieberman cut the ribbon for the new Dream Court basketball gym at the Jackson Teen Center on Tuesday, August 30.
September 02, 2016|
C-I Staff Writer
Joseph J. Vedder, 69, of the Lafayette Square Apartments in Camden, SC died Monday August 29, 2016 at the Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center in the Warriors Walk Hospice. Born July 27, 1947 in Kingston, NY he is the son of the late John and Eleanor (Banks) Vedder.
A graveside funeral service to celebrate the life of Mary Helen Bates Chappell, 85, of Orangeburg was held at 11:00 AM Thursday, September, 1, 2016 at Quaker Cemetery. John Miller officiated. Memorials may be made in Helen's memory to Thiel-Myer Pet Adoption Center, 128 Black River Road, Camden, SC 29020.
CAMDEN – Funeral services for Steven Jacob Broadway, 22, will be held Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at Emmanuel Baptist Church, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Gene Stokes will officiate. The family will receive friends today from 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Gideon's International or The American Heart Association.
Palmetto Pony Club, a chartered chapter of the United States Pony Club, will be hosting a trail ride followed by a BBQ on Saturday, Sept. 24 through the beautiful Camden Hunt Country. Officials from The Camden Hunt will lead the ride and brief riders on the principles of fox hunting. This function is open to all riders age 6-25 that are interested in finding out more about Pony Club membership. For more information regarding the trail ride contact Patricia Palm, District Commissioner at email@example.com to RSVP.
South Carolina State Guard Commander Major General Thomas Mullikin invites all guardsmen and all South Carolinians to the 2016 Hurricane Hike 10K Race. The South Carolina State Guard will host the 2016 Hurricane Hike Saturday, Sept. 10 in Camden.
Local businessman and life-long Kershaw County resident Chuck Nash will be chairman of the Referendum Campaign Committee, Taxpayers for Education and Jobs, a group working to promote approval of the upcoming Kershaw County School District Bond Referendum in November. Joining Nash on the committee are Ben Connell, Cathe Epps, George Gibson, Bobby Joseph and Derial Ogburn.
Tuesday: Camden at Sumter (G – 4 p.m.); Hartsville, Cardinal Newman at Lugoff-Elgin (G – 4:30 p.m.); Lugoff-Elgin at Fairfield Central (TEN – 5 p.m.); Camden, North Central, Camden Military Academy at Lancaster (XC - 5 p.m.)