A funeral service to celebrate the life of Robert Jackson "Bobby Jack" Moody, 85, who passed away on June 16th was held at 2:00 pm, Sunday, June 19th at Lakeview Baptist Church. The Rev. Hugh McKinney officiate.d Burial followed at Quaker Cemetery. The family received friends and family Saturday, June 18th at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mr. Moody's memory to Lakeview Baptist Church, 1520 Mill Street, Camden, SC 29020; and, Shriner's Children's Hospital, 950 West Faris Rd., Greenville, SC 29605
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Lois Katherine Hopkins Outlaw, 82, of Camden, SC, will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Rev. Donne Dixon and Rev. Cotton Pate will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, today, June 21, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel.
CAMDEN -- A Celebration Gathering for Connie Jean Bowers Ray, 69, was held on Monday from 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral home, Lugoff.
Two of Buffalo-Mt. Pisgah Fire Department (B-MPFD) volunteer firefighters recently completed firefighter training and obtained additional certifications. Brady Morgan, 16, attended Fundamentals of Firefighting class at the Camden Fire Department, while Mark Hinson attended Firefighter I class at the S.C. Fire Academy in Columbia. The Fundamentals of Firefighting, consists of 105 hours of instruction, including fire behavior, fire extinguishers, personal protective equipment, ladders, fire hose, fire streams, search and rescue, interior fire attack and self-survival. Brady, is the department's Explorer Chief. Firefighter I consists of 65 hours of instruction, including building construction, ropes and knots, forcible entry, ventilation ...
Four Camden residents are among 347 seniors to graduate from South Carolina Connections Academy (SCCA), a tuition-free online public school serving students in grades K-12 across the state.
Three students (from left), Haven Davis, Olivia Loynes and Barrett Coleman, recently attended Palmetto Boys State and Palmetto Girls State. Haven and Barrett attended Palmetto Boys State at Anderson College, while Olivia attended Palmetto Girls State at Presbyterian College in Clinton. Both programs took place June 5-11. Sanders Stoney American Legion Post 203 and Auxiliary Unit 203 sponsored the three students. The students show off their delegate certificates with S.C. American Legion Auxiliary Department of South Carolina President Teresia Hayes of Kershaw County.
Among the animals available for adoption at the Thiel-Meyer Adoption Center are Elsa, a 2-year-old female Boxer mix dog, and Bubble, a 1-month-old female domestic short-haired cat. The adoption donation includes spaying or neutering. The center, on Black River Road east of Camden and managed by the Kershaw County Humane Society, is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The center is closed Sunday and Monday. For information on the center or to check for a missing pet, call 425-6016 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The shelter ...
A June 14 house fire on Wildwood Lane in Lugoff was so intense, thick smoke rising from the roof could be seen as far away as I-20 near the Lee County line. The fire damaged 80 percent of the home, according to a Lugoff Fire-Rescue (LF-R) press release.
The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) will have the last Finally Friday of the season this Friday, June 24 with some good 'ole rock n' roll featuring The Double Naught Spies. The concert will take place from 6 to8:30 p.m. in the Shull Pavilion behind the Wood Auditorium. Rain location will be the stage of the Wood Auditorium. Finally Friday is sponsored by Duke Energy, NBSC, Alpine Agency, Graham Realty, Gadgets of Camden, and City Laundry & Cleaners. The FAC would like to thank Kevin Taylor (KT Music & Sound) for producing another great series.
Camden's Randall Bock and Steve Phillips of Lugoff teamed up to win Saturday's Fishers of Men National Tournament Trail bass fishing event held on Lake Wateree.
Here is the slate of youth sports camps on tap for next week in Kershaw County:
When Kershaw County Council passed third and final reading of the county's proposed budget on a 4-3 vote Tuesday (see "County council passes final budget"), it included an amendment put forward by Councilman Sammie Tucker Jr. to create an annual $49,000 fund -- pulled out of the capital reserve fund -- for seven district accounts of $7,000 each.
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 ...
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 ...
Mark Williams Collision Center LLC, of Lugoff, recently received recognition as a winner of the 2015 AutocheX Premier Achiever for outstanding customer service and satisfaction.
The board of directors of First Palmetto Financial Corporation, parent company of First Palmetto Bank, has declared a quarterly dividend of $385 per share of ...
Lugoff-Elgin High School recently announced its honor rolls for the fourth nine-weeks period.
It was an eventful spring for Auburn University sophomore and former Lugoff-Elgin standout Kelli Murphy.
The Springdale 5k at Sunrise Walk and Run, will be held on Saturday August 20, 2016. The 5k Walk and Run will begin at 8 ...
With the school season rapidly coming to a close that means it is time for summer youth sports camps throughout Kershaw County.