The West Wateree Chapter of Ducks Unlimited will hold their annual banquet on Saturday, Feb. 21 at 833 South Broad Street (the old Coca-Cola building) in downtown Camden.
Women's Window to Wellness will host an evening of women supporting women in health, wellness and beauty this Thursday evening. Several of Camden's small businesses will participate and provide interactive experiences such as skin care analysis, a make-up consultation, a mini facial, sampling of nutritional products, sample essential oils, a Reiki session or a hand massage.
Monday: Third round of 3A and 4A state wrestling tournaments (teams, opponents, site TBA)
• Today, we continue our Black History Month celebration with two stories: a front page piece on Potter's Computer in Lugoff a People & Places highlight of the county's annual Black History Month exhibit. Black History Month celebrates a very large part of our country's -- and county's -- diverse culture. Camden Mayor Tony Scully's recent column on Black History Month highlighted a number of African-Americans most people, unfortunately, have likely never heard of before. Our aim in highlighting local companies, like Potter's Computer, is to show minorities can and should succeed in small business. Here's hoping ...
My husband was out of town, working on location, when he called one night and discovered I was still working though the hour had grown late.
Partnerships are powerful, and I can think of few better examples than LiveWell Kershaw. This collaboration connects KershawHealth, the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina, the Community Medical Clinic of Kershaw County, Access Kershaw, and a host of other local agencies in an innovative initiative to make Kershaw County the healthiest county in South Carolina, and to become a model for other communities across South Carolina and the nation. It's a huge goal, but one worthy of the pursuit.
This month, take a moment to assess your lifestyle. Are you living a heart-friendly life or you are heading for disaster? Preventing heart disease requires attention to many aspects of your life. Consider these heart healthy habits.
The Habitat ReStore is auctioning off a doll house to assist building houses for families in need in Kershaw County. The doll house and its' furniture were hand made by Marion and Bill Tripp of Camden in the 1980s. The needlepoint rugs in the house were made by their sister. To see and bid on the house visit the Habitat Store at 1019 Broad Street, Camden. Submit bids at the register, bids start at $250. The auction will last until Feb. 28.
Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) investigators arrested an elderly Lancaster man Thursday, charging him with sexually assaulting a distantly-related 10-year-old girl.
The team portion of the 2014-15 wrestling season for Kershaw County's three high school teams came to a close in Saturday's opening day of the state tournament.
A celebration of life for Clyde M. Jones, 82, will be held Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. at Bethesda Presbyterian Church. The Rev. John Hallman will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service at the church in Westminster Hall. Honorary pallbearers are the 1964 State Championship Team and former Camden High School football players. Beloved husband, father, brother, uncle and coach, "Tubby" Jones passed away Saturday, February 7, 2015 after a 25-year valiant battle with heart disease. Jones is survived by his wife of 55 years, Emily Chamblee Jones, his three children, Teresa Jones ...
Mrs. Virginia Furman, 85, of Camden, SC, passed on Tues, Feb. 3, 2015. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 11:00 PM at Camden First UMC with burial at Ft. Jackson National Cemetery, Columbia, SC. Nelson-Haile Funeral Home is in charge.
Spring Baseball and Fast Pitch registration is coming to a close, with last day to register being Friday, February 13 for boys ages 4 - 19 and girls ages 4 - 18 (age by May 1, 2015). Registration fee is $40 per participant. Registration can be done online at www.kershawrec.com or at the Kershaw County Recreation Department office during regular office hours. For more information contact Amy Peebles at 425-6009.
Among the animals available for adoption at the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter are Nellie, a 9-week-old female German shepherd mix, and Tipsy, a 1-1/2-year-old female domestic short-haired tabby cat. The adoption donation includes spaying or neutering. The shelter, located at the south end of Fair Street 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 shelter is closed Sunday and Monday. For information on the shelter or to check for a missing pet, call 425-6016 or e-mail ...
Westwood avenged an earlier loss to Lugoff-Elgin by handing the visiting Demons a 69-47 loss in a Region 4-4A contest played Tuesday night.
Dec.: 5 – at Governor's School (6 p.m.); 10 – at Heathwood Hall (6 p.m.); 11 –Australian traveling team (6 p.m.); 15 – at Gray Collegiate (6:30 p.m.); 16 – Great Falls (6:30 p.m.)