Let's Move Camden and Kershaw County is having its' Second Annual Active and Healthy Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 21 from 10 a.m. to Noon at the Camden Town Green for kids age 3 to 8. Come for a fun time with the egg hunt, Easter egg races, face painting, and pictures with the Easter Bunny. Bring an Easter basket and camera.
A service to celebrate the Life of Wanda Sue Powers, 64, will be held on Friday at 1:00 p.m. at New Life Christian Outreach with burial to follow in Quaker Cemetery. The Rev. Richard Cameron will officiate. The family will receive friends Thursday at 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to New Life Christian Outreach Vacation Bible School, 411 Hwy 601, Lugoff, SC 29078.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Margaret Annetta "Peggy" Fant, 76, of Camden, SC, will be held at 11:00 AM today, March 18, 2015 at Lakeview Baptist Church in Camden. Mr. Ikey Pitts will officiate. Burial will follow in Quaker Cemetery. The family received friends from 6:00-8:00 PM, Tuesday, March 17, 2015. Memorials may be made in Peggy's memory to
Scoring three times before intermission, A.C. Flora snapped Camden's two-match win streak with a 7-1 victory over the hosts in the Region 4-AAA boys' soccer opener for both sides in a Friday contest played at Zemp Stadium.
On a night when they were hardly on top of their game, not being at their best still proved to be enough for the Lugoff-Elgin baseball team.
North Central received a taste of three different brands of softball last week as Mike Grigsby and company fashioned a 1-2 record following the first week of regular season play.
Doby's Mill Elementary School has announced its honor rolls for the second nine-week period.
Middle school students looking for something fun to do this summer will have an opportunity June 1 and 2 as the Applied Technology Education Campus (ATEC) hosts its annual summer camp. The camp will give students in grades 6 through 8 the opportunity to spend time exploring a variety of ATEC programs and create projects to take home with them at the end of the two-day event.
ELGIN – Funeral service for Iris McCants Porter, 69, will be held on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home with burial to follow in Porter Family Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Mr. James Nolen, 78, of 10 Ole Still Lane, Elgin, SC, passed on Wednesday, March 11, 2015. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11:00 AM at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church, Rembert, SC, with burial in Georgiana, AL. Nelson-Haile Funeral Home is in charge.
LUGOFF – A service to celebrate the life of Charlie C. Floyd, 61, will be held on Monday at 12:00 noon at Powers Funeral Home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, Relay for Life of Kershaw County, 647 Lachicotte Road, Lugoff, SC 29078.
CAMDEN – Funeral service for Thelma J. Mahoney Carter, 92, will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home with burial to follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The Rev. Bruce Hancock and the Rev. Everett Recconu will officiate. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 10:00-11:00 a.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.
John Stringer Rainey, Camden attorney and philanthropist, died Saturday, March 14, 2015 at age 73. He was a practicing attorney who also served as Chairman of the Board of Greenville-based Easlan Capital, Inc., a real estate development firm.
Lugoff Garden Club's speaker for today's meeting will be John Mowbray. The meeting will be held at Mr. & Mrs. John Mowbray's home on Quail Lane. John has grown a vegetable garden for the past 41 years and his family eats fresh vegetables all summer sharing with friends, family, and neighbors. The remainder of the vegetables from their garden are frozen or canned to enjoy the rest of the year.
Senior Erin Blizzard fanned 16 South Florence batters as the Lugoff-Elgin softball team opened its regular season with a 7-3 win over the Bruins last Tuesday.
The eighth annual Clinic Classic 5K walk/run, presented by McDonald's of Camden, and the Camden Family Care one-mile run/walk will take to the streets of Camden on Saturday, April 18.