International Credit Union Day is Thursday, Oct. 16, and this year's theme is "Local Service. Global Good," and that's just what Mid Carolina Credit Union (MCCU) will be doing.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Vera Morgan Peel, 71, of Lexington, SC, will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, October 10, 2014 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Rev. Ralph Schneck will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mrs. Peel's memory to Camp Kemo, 7 Richland Medical Park, Suite 203, Columbia, SC 29203.
Mrs. Sonya "10 cent" Massey Tucker, 50, of 508 Dove Lane Camden, South Carolina, passed on Friday, October 3, 2014. Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 2:00 PM at New Jerusalem Holiness #2 Church in Elgin, SC. Burial will be at New Jerusalem Holiness #2 Church Cemetery. Nelson-Haile Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
We've all seen it -- the judging that goes on with various types of moms. The healthy eaters judge the Mcdonald's lovers, the exercise moms judge the iPod moms, the crafty moms judge the Walmart birthday party moms. No mom is perfect. But sometimes what you think is a bad mom habit might just be your claim to mom greatness. Here are five ways being a bad mom can actually make you a great mom.
THE MAN CAVE -- If you are planning on hanging out with the guys this weekend and are still looking for something to do, why not watch a good, old feature film? Here are five great choices all the guys will love.
Domestic abuse isn't the only issue tarnishing the image of the National Football League.
Recently, there has been a lot of attention focused toward domestic violence. If you are in a position of witnessing or hearing about domestic violence, here are some ways to react to help protect the victim.
When thirty-year-old Emily and her husband divorced, leaving Emily with full-custody of their two preschool children, she didn't know if she'd make it through the day let alone through the weeks and months that were to come. Divorce had never been part of her long-term plans. Neither had single parenting. Yet here she was; going back wasn't an option.
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In his Oscar-winning screenplay for 2010's "The Social Network," Aaron Sorkin penned the line, "The Internet isn't written in pencil ... it's written in ink."
(C-I Editor's note: as this item went live on our website, national media outlets began reporting that the U.S. Supreme Court turned away appeals on same-sex marriages from five states.)
Ask women what they're looking for in a potential spouse and a top answer is "employed." Now the Pew Research Center has crunched data gathered for a recent report to discover the best -- and the worst -- big cities to find single men ages 25 to 34 who also have jobs.
North Central drew ever closer to adding another conference volleyball championship to its growing collection of crowns as the Lady Knights cruised past neighboring rival Andrew Jackson last Thursday night in Kershaw.
Monday: Irmo at Camden (G – 4 p.m.)
Kershaw County Board of School Trustees Chair Mara Jones responded to Friday's editorial on Zemp Stadium with the following statement:
Most people love and appreciate their parents. We don't doubt that. The problem is, parents can't tell this unless you show it by the way you treat them. Sometimes adult children can bring heartache to their parents without realizing what they're doing. We've boiled it down to 5 main ways this happens. If you are a parent of adult children, you may recognize some of these. If you're the adult child, you may be in for an awakening. As parents age, their physical needs may change but their need for your love never does. Check ...
The reality is marriage isn't always bliss. Marriage is about ups and downs. Some couples are ready to give up on each other when times are too difficult. They believe walking away from the marriage is easier than confronting the problems as a team. But if the love is pure and strong, then love can overcome anything. And if you have children, walking away from marriage without trying to make it work can set a bad example for them.
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"The Book of Life" has been a project I've been pulling for since I first heard Guillermo del Toro was attached to a Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) project. The colors and beautiful philosophy behind the holiday have always felt like a great setting for storytellers, and del Toro's history of fantastical visuals and his own personal love for the traditions set up all the right ingredients for a potentially amazing animated adventure.
Midway School will hold its annual reunion at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1 in the Midway School cafeteria.
The Kershaw County Historical Society will observe its 60th anniversary with a program co-sponsored by the Camden Archives at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19 at the archive and museum. The public is welcome. Exhibits will open for viewing at 2 p.m.
Historic Camden will present its 44th annual Revolutionary War Field Days 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 1-2 at the Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site.
Charles Edwin Lynch Jr., age 64, died unexpectedly from a heart condition on October 10, 2014 while visiting family in Georgia. Chuck was born on March 30, 1950, in Richmond, Virginia, the son of Charles Edwin and Naomi Gooch Lynch, who preceded him in death.
Rebecca L. Adams Bryant, 45 of Chapmanville, WV., departed this life on Friday, Oct. 10 at Cabell Huntington Hospital in WV.
Mr. William "Bill" Carlos entered eternal rest on Saturday, October 4, 2014, at Kershaw Health. He was born in Camden, South Carolina, on February 19, 1929, to the late John and Ida Carlos. He was educated in the public schools of Kershaw County. He attended Kirkwood Elementary School and graduated from Jackson High School. He later worked as a presser and tailor at a local cleaners. Bill lived the majority of his adult life in Mt. Vernon, New York. He retired from the New York Sanitation Department prior to relocating to Camden, South Carolina. Bill received Christ as his Savior ...
Here in Kershaw County there are hundreds -- perhaps thousands -- of people suffering from Alzheimer's Disease, the cruel malady that attacks the brain. There are millions of Americans across the country who have fallen prey to Alzheimer's, yet research efforts to find a cure have been consistently disappointing over the last few decades. But two researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston have been successful in essentially growing Alzheimer's in a petri dish, and scientists hope that's going to be a breakthrough in studying possible new treatments for the disease.
The board of directors of First Palmetto Financial Corporation, parent company of First Palmetto Bank, has declared a quarterly dividend of $350 per share of common stock. The dividend to stockholders of record as of Oct 24, 2014 will be payable October 31, 2014.
WASHINGTON -- Now, now, let's not panic.
Hollywood's most recent spate of pirate movies, the Pirates of the Caribbean series starring Johnny Depp, illustrates the age-old stereotype of "the pirate." Depp is the perfect swaggering pirate, his full head of dreadlocks wrapped in a cloth, waistcoat belted with heavy leather, on occasion an 18th century skirted frock coat and a tricorn hat. Pistols and swords in his belt within easy reach for a fight. Soft leather boots folded down at the top. Swashbuckling at its best. Depp embodies the definitive pirate style.