Funeral service for Mrs. Ruth Clyburn Stanley, 91, of Camden, will be held Saturday, July 30, 2016, 2:00 P.M. at Saint John Baptist Church, 1315 Springhill Rd. in Camden with burial in the church cemetery. Friends may visit at 1719 Kennedy Drive in Camden. Viewing will be today, July 29, 2016 from 11:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M. with visitation from 6:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home. She died Sunday, July 24, 2016. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Mr. Thomas Shannon,Sr., 68, of Fort Washington, MD, formerly of Camden, passed on Tuesday, July 19, 2016. Funeral services will be conducted today, July 29, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, BRR, Camden, with burial in the church cemetery.
Camden Police Department officers responded to an armed robbery call at about 1:45 p.m. July 13 at a laundry located at Chesnut and Gordon Streets. When they arrived, they spoke with the complainant, who told them he was sitting inside the business when a subject about six feet tall wearing all black, a "Scream" mask, gloves and carrying a black handgun entered the business and told the complainant he wanted the (cash) box.
Mr. Charles E. Holliday, 66, of 2055 Rex Road, Monrow, GA, passed on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. today, July 22, 2016 at Sanders Creek Baptist Church, Camden, with burial in Sanders Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Camden.
Kershaw County Post 17 will return to Conway on Wednesday to complete one game and, hopefully, win a second contest in its quest to earn a spot in the South Carolina American Legion Baseball State Tournament.
After the school year ends and the dust settles, it's always fun and gratifying for me to look at the accomplishments of our students and staff over the past year. As I frequently say, the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) consistently outperforms its resources. The 2015-16 school year was certainly a year of noteworthy achievement. Here are just a few examples:
July 19, 2016|
C-I Contributing Columnist
As the years of Mama's life grew long into the shadows of age, she managed to squeeze every bit of good out of growing old. She used it to get both what she wanted and to shun that which she did not want.
July 19, 2016|
Racing Hall of Fame trainer and part-time Camden resident Jonathan Sheppard will be honored by New York-based Equine Advocates for his dedication to the humane treatment of racehorses at the organization's 15th annual awards dinner and auction on Friday, July 29, in Saratoga Springs.