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.
Phyllis Zemp (Muff), daughter of Frank Wooten and Phyllis Carrison; wife of Lachicotte Zemp; mother of Lachicotte Zemp, Jr. (Lach), James Haile Zemp (Jack), and Phyllis Zemp Spence, died on July 14, 2016.
Defending American Legion World Series champion Chapin-Newberry jumped to a 6-1 lead over visiting Kershaw County and never looked back en route to a 12-3 win in Monday's second round state tournament opener played at Newberry College.
Camden City Council will not meet today for either a work session or regular meeting. The city notified the Chronicle-Independent of the decision on Friday. Council will meet again July 26 at 6:30 p.m.
Even here in Kershaw County we wonder: what do we do and what do we say about what happened in Dallas, Texas, last week? And it's not just about Dallas, but about Baton Rouge, La., and Falcon Heights, Minn., as well.
I was talking with Darlington (S.C.) County Treasurer Belinda Copeland last week and we were having a bit of fun over some of the topics I have recently addressed in this column, and how some of my comments may have come across as being a bit negative. The word "harsh" may have come up.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Floyd Edward Branham, 77, of Camden, SC, will be held at 4:00 PM Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at Emmanuel Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Rev. Gene Stokes will officiate. The family will receive friends today, July 12, 2016 from 6:00 - 7:30 PM at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Floyd's memory to Emmanuel Baptist Church Building Fund, P. O. Box 798, Camden, SC 29020 or to the American Cancer Society, Relay for Life of Kershaw County, c/o Gail ...