Lawrence D. Wicker, 75, born and raised in Lansing, MI passed away on August 27, 2015 with family. He was a member of the VFW Post #8346 and is preceded in death by his wife, Dawn, of 54 years. He is survived by children Michael Wicker, Kenneth Wicker, Diane Wicker Augsburger, five grandchildren, and brother James Wicker. A memorial service will be held at St. Timothy's Lutheran Church in Camden, SC on September 26, 2015 at 11 am.
A memorial service to honor the life of Robert Easterling Wall, Jr. 83, of Camden will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, September 24, 2015 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Rev. Bruce Hancock & Rev. Tony Goins will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service. Memorials may be made in Mr. Wall's memory to American Heart Association, of SC, 2711 Middleburg Drive, Ste. 205, Columbia, SC 29204.
Grant Vosburgh, 60, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 18, 2015 with his loving wife Robin Foster Vosburgh at his bedside. The son of the late Dr. George S. Vosburgh Jr. and Marilynn W. King of Tryon, NC, he was a graduate of Tryon High School, the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill and received a masters from Vanderbilt University. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Justin Crosby Vosburgh of Greenville, SC; a daughter, Amelia (Amy) Layne Vosburgh of Pulaski, TN; two older brothers, George 'Kip' Shibley Vosburgh III of Tryon, NC and Stowell 'Toby ...
William LeRoy Harrington, Jr. (Bill), age 95, of Matthews, NC lost his four month battle with pneumonia on Sept. 14, 2015. Born August 2, 1920 in Erie, PA the eldest son of the late William L. and Margaret Mary Titler Harrington. He was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Shirley Mae Wright Harrington.
Tuesday: Lugoff-Elgin at Camden (G – 4 p.m.); Camden Military Academy at the Cannon School (XC – 4 p.m.); Camden at Richland Northeast (TEN – 5 p.m.); Lugoff-Elgin at Blythewood (TEN – 5:30 p.m.); North Central at McBee (XC – 5:30 p.m.); Camden at Richland Northeast (VB – 6:30 p.m.); Lugoff-Elgin at Blythewood (VB – 7 p.m.)
One of the things I spent a lot of time doing over the summer is thinking about and mapping out what I see as the most critical priorities for the coming 12 months. Where do we need to be as a district at the end of the 2015-16 school year? What needs to be accomplished? This is a particularly challenging task nowadays because the pace of change in the education landscape is faster than ever; however, organizations which don't keep working to move ahead in this environment are liable to get run over.
September 21, 2015|
By Frank Morgan, KCSD Superintendent
C-I contributing columnist
In the Sept. 9 issue of the C-I, a Cassatt resident shared his view about the NAACP's peaceful march, "America's Journey for Justice -- a journey with our eyes fixed on a better future for all Americans, not just the select few." His views contained a great deal of emotionalism and very few facts regarding the event.
September 21, 2015|
Reverend Rosalind Watson and Elder Angela Newman
Family members of S.C. Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) Kershaw County probation/parole officer Jennifer Donald and DJJ employees gathered Wednesday to honor her memory. Donald worked for DJJ in Kershaw County for more than 26 years before passing away earlier this year from a medical condition. Tuesday, students from the community cleared an area in front of Camden's DJJ building in preparation for Wednesday's service and as part of Restoring Carolina, during which the agency performs community service projects to commemorate 9/11. Wednesday, local DJJ Director April McFadden presented Donald's family with a certificate ...
The Mark Mason family, owners of Lugoff Toyota, recently landed a cover story in Toyota Today, the national magazine for Toyota dealerships. Lugoff Automotive Group General Manager Mark Mason Jr. appears on the cover the magazine's July/August issue. Inside, his father, Lugoff Toyota Principal Dealer Mark Mason Sr. is quoted in a two-page article.
• Congratulations to Dr. Larry Parrott on being honored with a Leadership Legacy bench as part of the city's Leaders Legacy recognition program. Parrott, as noted in Friday's cover story, served as a pathologist at what is now KershawHealth for more than 30 years. He has, for even longer, served the community in a variety of ways, through his church, Bethesda Presbyterian; at Rotary; and by supporting youth sports and activities. As Camden Mayor Tony Scully put it during Tuesday's bench dedication: "This remarkable man, who has shaped this community for the better, has demonstrated by his actions ...