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Polls open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. today

Polls open this morning at 7 a.m. so Kershaw County voters can cast ballots in primary elections and in an election for one seat on the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees. Polls will remain open until 7 p.m.

June 12, 2018 | | Politics


Hoops, golf, softball and football camps on deck

Here is the listing for youth sports camps in Kershaw County scheduled for next week:

June 12, 2018 | | Sports


Ariail - June 5, 2018

June 05, 2018 | | Ariail


Editorial: Honoring D-Day

Tomorrow is the 74th anniversary of D-Day, the Normandy Invasion, the longest day, and the largest invasion ever mounted in all of history.

June 05, 2018 | | Editorials


Column: Planet of the racists

WASHINGTON -- Roseanne Barr's appeal has so long eluded me that her further fall from disgrace has failed to dislodge even the slightest pebble of pity, though pitiful she is.

June 05, 2018 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns


Column: Chinaberry

A lovely shade tree, I played beneath its canopy; rolled its berries in my palm. It stood seven yards beyond an old hand-dug well. I sucked nectar from delicate tubes in yellow-green tangles of fragrant honeysuckle just beyond the tree. Little did I know Mom and Dad considered that perfumed vine a pest. They tried and tried to get rid of it. Nothing worked until Granddad Poland brought in goats. They chewed it right to the ground and into oblivion.

June 05, 2018 | By Tom Poland C-I contributing columnist | Columns


Column: Photos of first Timrod school found

Several weeks ago, while examining a few items from her grandmother, retired local public school teacher Ann Martin identified a photograph of the first Timrod School House (first photo), a one-story building with 58 students in front of it. Ann Horton, her grandmother, had related to her family that the school had only one story when she first attended it.

June 05, 2018 | By Harvey S. Teal Kershaw County Historical Society | Columns


Letter: Industry favors the prepared

I have heard arguments over the cost of economic development since I began my career in community and economic development in 1963. It was then that S.C. was experiencing major industrial investments by businesses that looked to expand in the underdeveloped Southeastern region of our nation. Leading the way in new development in S.C. during the 60s and 70s were Upstate cities and counties mainly Spartanburg and Greenville.

June 05, 2018 | Dan Mackey Camden | Letters


ORA L. ADAMS

Mrs. Ora Lee Adams, 65, of 965 Field Trial Road, Camden, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, May 31, 2018. A Celebration of Life and Homegoing Services will be held Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Canty Hill Baptist Church, 2131 Canty Hill Road, Cassatt, with burial in Dubose Cemetery, 2131 Porter Road, Cassatt. Mrs. Adams will be placed in the church one hour prior to services. Public viewing Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 3 p.m. till 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Brown's Funeral Home, Camden is serving the Adams family. Memories and condolence ...

June 05, 2018 | | Obituaries


MARTHA DAVIS

Martha Arrants Davis, 86, passed away on June 3, 2018 in Lexington. Born and raised in Camden, SC, she was the daughter of the late Otis James "Buck" and Mae McCaskill Arrants. She was predeceased by her husband, Dr. Robert E. Davis. Jr. and brother, James Otis Arrants. Martha was a graduate of Camden High School, The Charlotte Memorial Hospital School of Nursing, and The Charity Hospital School of Anesthesia in New Orleans. She also received her BS in Nursing from the University of South Carolina. During her career, she worked in hospitals in Camden, Manning, Charlotte, Columbia, New Orleans ...

June 05, 2018 | | Obituaries


TERRI LYNN KELLER

A time of gathering to celebrate the life of Terri Lynn Keller, 50, will be held Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Huntington's Disease Society of America.

June 05, 2018 | | Obituaries


Feature photo: For the love of reading

June 05, 2018 | | Education


Camden man charged with murder

A 28-year-old Camden man has been arrested and charged with murder in the shooting death of his 19 year old girlfriend.

June 05, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


Man killed when car hits tree

A single-car accident killed a Fayetteville, N.C., man Saturday night.

June 05, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


Canfor upgrading Kershaw County sawmill operation

Canfor Southern Pine, a leading integrated forest products company, has announced it will upgrade its existing sawmill near Camden in Kershaw County. The company is projected to invest $40 million in the project.

June 05, 2018 | | Business


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ETHEL P. COOK

Funeral Service for Ethel P. Cook, 71, will be held today at 11:00 a.m. at Broom Hill Baptist Church with burial to follow ...

June 08, 2018 | | Obituaries


BENNY L. HAYES JR.

Bennie Lee "Chip" Hayes, Jr., 61 of Eastover, SC, husband of Lana McCurdy Hayes, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2018. He was born February 26 ...

June 08, 2018 | | Obituaries


BETTY SMITH

Betty Lois Kennington Smith, 89, of Liberty Hill and Camden, SC died Tuesday, June 5, 2018.

June 08, 2018 | | Obituaries


Feature photos: 2018 Special Olympics artist winners

June 08, 2018 | | Crime-Police-Fire


Warren tapped to lead Babcock Center

The Babcock Center Board of Directors is proud to announce the appointment of Mr. Thoyd B. Warren as the new President & CEO of the Babcock ...

June 08, 2018 | | Business


S-LRCOG seeks Silver-Haired Legislature candidates

The Santee-Lynches Regional Council of Governments, serving Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, and Sumter Counties, is seeking candidates to serve on the region's Silver-Haired Legislature. The ...

June 08, 2018 | | Miscellaneous


BDK announces honor roll

Baron DeKalb Elementary School recently announced its third quarter honor roll:

June 08, 2018 | | Education


Four graduate from Air Force basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Romesz V. Coleman graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

June 08, 2018 | | Military


NCMS announces 4th quarter honor roll

North Central Middle School recently announced its fourth quarter honor roll:

June 08, 2018 | | Education


CCS announces 4th quarter honor roll

Cornerstone Christian School recently announced its fourth quarter honor roll:

June 08, 2018 | | Education


Commissioned officer

Zack Maxwell Watson (second from left), son of Beth Ford of Camden, and Duncan Watson of Houston, Texas, and grandson of Judy Ford of Camden ...

June 08, 2018 | | Military


Ribbon cutting

The Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a ribbon cutting with Workout Anytime in Camden. Pictured are (front row from left): Joey Stabler (Owner ...

June 08, 2018 | | Business


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