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China's one-child policy has ruined young men's marriage propsects

With too many boys and too few girls, China's gender problem is creating social disruption and a market for foreign mail-order brides. The country needs millions of brides for young men looking to start families, reports Adam Minter at Bloomberg.

January 05, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | National


This week in KC sports

Monday: Lugoff-Elgin, Belton-Honea Path, Hillcrest at Eastside (WR – 6 p.m.); Camden at Darlington (WR – TBA)

January 05, 2015 | | Seasonal Sports


Baron DeKalb has series of family involvement events

During November and December, Baron DeKalb Elementary School students and their families participated in family involvement events.

January 05, 2015 | | People & Places


Richard Rowland Kirkland remembered

On December 13, 2014 at the fountain in Hampton Park, the John D. Kennedy Chapter number 308 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) and the Joseph B. Kershaw Camp number 82, SCV held the 152nd memorial service honoring Sgt. Richard Rowland Kirkland., "Angel of Marye's Heights."

January 05, 2015 | | People & Places


Noted and Passed - Jan. 5, 2015

• We mark with sadness the recent death of S. Parker Young, who was one of the top leaders at DuPont's May Plant during its glory days, when more than 4,000 people were employed there. Born in Dalzell, Mr. Young graduated from Clemson and then the University of Illinois before returning home -- he was born in Sumter -- with DuPont. He rose to a position of influence through his hard work, steady demeanor and good humor. Mr. Young was active not only at the May Plant but in his community, serving his fellow citizens in a variety of ways. He ...

January 05, 2015 | | Editorials


Feature photo: 113 blankets donated

Sutton Branch Baptist Church's youth group (Lugoff) recently collected 113 blankets from church members and friends in Columbia to donate to the United Way of Kershaw County. Blankets were distributed to the homeless, disabled and elderly of Kershaw County. Youth group members are Jacob Glover, Kiara Harrison, Sara Martin, Denzel Miller, Madison Miller, Armanti Nelson and Chase Robinson. The adults for the group are Eric Martin, Linda Nelson and Laradine Harrison.

January 05, 2015 | | Miscellaneous


Rich: History is better than fiction

Several weeks ago, I wrote about moonshine runner turned stock car champion, Lloyd Seay, who was murdered in a dispute over sugar purchased to make illegal whiskey.

January 05, 2015 | By Ronda Rich www.rondarich.com | Columns


DHEC reports rabies cases near Kershaw County

Two people have been referred to a health care provider for consultation after being exposed to rabies in the Kershaw area of Lancaster County by a cat that tested positive for the disease, the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) reported last week.

January 05, 2015 | | Healthcare


Reuben Adamson

Mr. Reuben Adamson, 69, of Camden Condos, 1141 Wilder Street in Camden, formerly of Baron DeKalb Road, died Thursday, January 1, 2015. Friends may visit at 2376 Baron DeKalb Road in Camden. Plans will be announced by Collins Funeral Home of Camden.

January 05, 2015 | | Obituaries


Maureen P. Knudson

CAMDEN – Funeral service for Maureen Patricia Knudson, 56, will be held today at 11:00 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home with burial to follow in Hardshell Cemetery. The family received friends Sunday 4-7 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home.

January 05, 2015 | | Obituaries


Larry Keith Trimnal

CAMDEN – Funeral service for Larry Keith Trimnal, 49, were held on Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home with burial following in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family received friends Saturday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home.

January 05, 2015 | | Obituaries


Russell Edward Wright

A service to celebrate the life of Russell Edward Wright, 74, will be held today at 2:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The Rev. John Hallman will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to South Carolina Oncology or Rowan Presbyterian Church or Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter.

January 05, 2015 | | Obituaries


Christmas trees make a perfect post-holiday gift for S.C. wildlife

Instead of letting your Christmas tree take up space in a landfill this year, state natural resources officials suggest giving it a second life by putting it to good use for fish or wildlife.

January 02, 2015 | | Seasonal Sports


Murphy uses her college vacation time to add another trophy to her collection

PINEHURST, N.C. -- Kelli Murphy turned part of her Christmas vacation into a busman's holiday as the Elgin resident and Auburn University freshman won the women's division of the seventh Carolinas Young Amateur played over the Magnolia course at Pinewild Country Club in Pinehurst, N.C.

January 02, 2015 | | Golf


Demons survive NC scare to take MCCCU tourney crown

With the way North Central's luck has been this season, first-year Knights' head coach Cary Phillips was hoping that at least this one break would go his team's way.

January 02, 2015 | | Sports


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Column: KC and the state superintendent

Recently, the General Assembly placed on the ballot in November the question of the state superintendent of education ceasing to be elected by the people ...

July 10, 2018 | By Harvey S. Teal Kershaw County Historical Society | Columns


Letter: All-America vision, All-America county

It is a great day in Kershaw County.

July 10, 2018 | Julian Burns, Chairman Kershaw County Council | Letters


Murphy first Auburn golfer to be four-time All-American Scholar

AUBURN, Ala. --- Elgin's Kelli Murphy, who finished her Auburn women's golf career this past spring, was named a 2017-18 All-American Scholar by the ...

July 10, 2018 | | Sports


Belisarius gives Daltons winner in East Boston

Under modest pressure from Camden's Bernie Dalton, Belisarius galloped home to victory in the second and fastest division of two allowance flat races for ...

July 10, 2018 | | Equine


Colleges, universities recognize area students

The University of South Carolina-Upstate recently named several Kershaw County students to the Spring Semester 2018 Dean's List. To be eligible for the Dean ...

July 10, 2018 | | Education


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