Mrs. Jessie Boykin Kelly, 77, of 1124 Horse Pen Road, Bishopville, passed on Monday, January 11, 2016. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Elizabeth Baptist Church, Bishopville, with burial in the church cemetery.
Mr. Samuel Howard Boykin, 71, of 1842 Brewer Springs Road, Camden, passed on Thursday, January 14, 2016. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, January 19, 2016 in Camden First United Methodist Church, Camden, with burial in Ft. Jackson National Cemetery, Columbia.
After having finished no worse than third in its first three tournaments of the season, the Camden High wrestling team left last weekend's PDQ Blue Devil Invitational at Dreher High School with an eighth place finish.
About a year ago, we were desperately seeking information about how the proposed Kershaw Health merger with Capella and MUSC was progressing and what would be the impacts on the community and on health care within the hospital's service area. The first that the public actually knew about this pending transaction was from a Chronicle-Independent article published in October 2014.
January 12, 2016|
William Frank Lee and X. Willard Polk
In November, KershawHealth became a part of the Capella-MUSC Health Network, and some additional logos on the medical center in Camden became quite visible. Ever since then, one of the questions I'm often asked is, "How's this affiliation with MUSC going to work?"
January 12, 2016|
By Terry Gunn, KershawHealth CEO
C-I contributing columnist
When Family Court Judge William Byars of Camden went to Washington, D.C., in November, he carried with him in his wallet, as he always does, a picture of a little girl. He was in the capital to accept an award on behalf of South Carolina Families For Kids and to watch President Bill Clinton sign the Adoption 2000 Bill.
The Kershaw County Board of Realtors recognized the achievements and contributions of the county's real estate professionals during their Annual Awards Banquet held on December 3rd at the Water's Edge Steak and Seafood Restaurant in Lugoff. As part of the event, the Board's new officers for 2016 were sworn in: President, Jeffrey Graham; President Elect, Lora Compas; Vice President, Cathe Epps; Secretary/Treasurer, Cassandra Hollis; Past President, Dan Long; and Members-at-Large Greg Nettles, Mindy Player and Tiffany Reeves. A silent auction of items donated by local business and individuals raised money that will be donated to Sacks ...