37 YEARS AGO -- Nov. 7-12, 1973 Photo cutline -- Costumed Adults -- Not to be outdone by the students, these adults dressed in costumes for Lugoff Elementary's Carnival. From left, Miss Catherine Watson, Miss Barbara Bennett, Mrs. Minnie Payne, and Mrs. Virginia Collins. Photo cutline – Most Original – This honor went to Jeff Robertson, a fifth grade student, at Lugoff Elementary's Halloween Carnival. Photo cutline – A Beautiful Wreath! ...
Veterans Day is a day to honor those individuals who have fought to maintain the freedoms we have in the United States of America. It has never been a very significant holiday, especially compared to rival holidays like Thanksgiving or Christmas. For most people it may not be more than a day off work or an opportunity to view a parade. But for some us, it is a deeply personal holiday as we think ...
NEW YORK -- Helen Reddy's iconic "I am woman, hear me roar" is more likely to cause a cringe than goose bumps these days -- more a comical anthem to bra-burning histrionics than the soundtrack to a serious movement aimed at greater equality.
Voters here in South Carolina have had to put up with a contentious relationship between the General Assembly and the executive branch for the last eight years, an oddity considering that both are controlled by the Republican Party. But Gov. Mark Sanford and legislators have often crossed swords, with legislators blaming the governor for showboating (remember the pigs he brought to the state house to symbolize pork spending?) and the governor decrying "business as ...
The Bethune Town Council met Oct. 14 at Bethune Town Hall.
The Bloomsbury Inn of Camden was recently honored by admittance into Select Registry, Distinguished Inns of North America, the premier innkeeping association in the United States and Canada. Out of the thousands of inns in North America, only an elite few will be invited to join Select Registry this year.The Bloomsbury Inn joins more than 400 other exceptional properties that are already members of the Association.
Nancy Thornton has joined the Camden office of Russell and Jeffcoat Realtors Inc.
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U.S. Air Force Airman Micah J. Rowell graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
Cliniesha C. Edwards has graduated from the Army ROTC (Reserve Officers' Training Corps) Leader's Training Course at Fort Knox, Ky.
First grade All A Honor Roll -- Leo Addeo, Sylvia Adongo, Xan Anthony, Kaytlin Arave, Autumn Austin, Erin Belcher, Ashley Bellamy, Kennedi Benko, Mackenzie Blankenship, Sydney Branham, Joshua Catoe, Zane Catoe, Emily Clark, Matthew Coleman, Eliana Freier, Daniel Garner, Gerald Gary, Jacob Gibson, Ekzavia Glover, Mya Grant, Jordan Harrell, Joshua Kirksey, Cheyenne Koenig, Mitchell Loudermilk, Jackson Mangum, Lilly Martin, Kayden Melvin, Zeke Meshach, Owen Metzelfield, David Monroe, Gracie Parsons, Trey Pittman, Aiden Powell, Aumari ...
I don't know who the genius was that planned the Halloween festival, but he or she left out the lower end of Broad Street.
Codorus Press of New York has nominated author and Camden native Scott B. Pruden for the Pushcart Prize in fiction.
First grade All A Honor Roll -- Taylar Anderson, Phenix Chislom, Lyric Evans, Noah McCathern, Lilly Roberts and Chandler Shropshire. A/B Honor Roll -- Madison Barrett, Tania Bennett, Brandon Bowers, Sarrah Branham, Karrie Leigh Broughton, Joshua Constante, Reanne Love, Colee Railey, Emma ...
Mrs. Gertrude Woods, 91, of 411 Church Street Apt. 107-D, Camden, SC, passed on Tuesday, November 9, 2010.
Funeral services for Donnie Patrick Joyner, 70, will be held Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at First Assembly of God, Camden, with burial to follow in Quaker Cemetery. The Rev. Bruce Marthers will officiate. The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gideons International.