The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) announces the return of the popular all-male a cappella group, The Pitchforks of Duke University to the Wood Auditorium stage. The concert will take place Friday, February 5 at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and are $10 for adults and $5 for students. The audience will enjoy covers of both old and new pop music. The Pitchforks have just released their newest album, Camden Town, which will be available for purchase the evening of the performance. The Pitchforks concert is made possible by Bob Sheheen.
Sutton Branch Baptist Church youth donated 153 blankets to the United Way of Kershaw County to celebrate the church's 150th anniversary.
Red carpet. Flashing cameras. Gorgeous designer gowns. Sharp, flashy tuxedos. A-list celebrities. The 2016 Oscars are upon us.
Dr. Tallulah Holmstrom, who has maintained a long internal medicine practice in Kershaw County, once served as KershawHealth's chief of staff and served on the former KershawHealth Board of Trustees, is now the chief medical officer (CMO) for both KershawHealth and Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center in Hartsville. The two hospitals are part of the Capella-MUSC Health Network.
Camden Mayor Tony Scully signed a proclamation praising the BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation for a $3.8 million grant to Health Sciences South Carolina to establish the Surgical Quality Collaborative. This statewide collaborative will provide hospitals across the state, including KershawHealth, vital resources to improve surgical outcomes and reduce morbidity. According to a city of Camden press release, the citizens of Camden will benefit from an increased quality of surgical care, including a reduction in surgical complications and readmissions.
The idea any currently enrolled Kershaw County high school student with a C or better average when they graduate -- almost any 9th through 12th grader -- will be able to go to Central Carolina Technical College (CCTC) completely tuition-free is amazing news.
Every now and then, some elected official who feels they've been wronged by the press stands up, shakes their fists and calls for journalists to be licensed. Perhaps they're upset with the "liberal" (or, occasionally, "conservative") slant of their boss' editorials.
WASHINGTON -- So you say you want a daddy for your president?
The lights are dimmed, the curtains closed, the actors/actresses are in place, the stage is set and then the curtains open and the script begins to play. The well-rehearsed scene begins to unfold for the benefit of the ones in the audience.
Last month, S.C. Forestry Commission (SCFC) Pee Dee Region Urban Forester Lois Edwardspresented our Tree City USA Award to Camden City Council. Tree City USA is a designation we can be proud of, particularly since the city has achieved and continuously maintained this status for the past 28 years. Tree City USA is a national program under the auspices of The Arbor Day Foundation and the National Association of State Foresters and provides the framework for community forestry management of public trees in cities and towns across America.
It's the call every aspirant in the political hinterland dreams of: "Will you give our party's response to the State of the Union Address?"
Mr. Willie J. Tillman, of Baltimore, MD, formerly of Camden, SC, passed on Sunday, January 10, 2016. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 10:00 AM at Triumph Missionary Baptist Church, Baltimore, MD. Burial took place in Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery, MD.
Mr. Bennie L. Thomas, 89, of 2780 Best Road, Bethune, SC, passed on Saturday, January 16, 2016. Funeral services will be conducted at noon Saturday, January 23, 2016 at New Hope Baptist Church, Bishopville, with burial in the church cemetery.
Annie Bell Ransom McClain, 88, of 8149 Black River Road, Rembert, SC, passed on Sunday, January 17, 2016. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, January 23, 2016 atPine Grove AME Church, Rembert, with burial in Sandhill Cemetery, Rembert.
Tyler Maple, a senior at Lugoff-Elgin High School (L-EHS) is the 2016 Boys & Girls Club of the Midlands (BGCM) Youth of the Year.
The King Haiglar Garden Club will meet Monday at 3:30 p.m. in Proctor Hall. Marguerite Glasgow wil host the group; Sherry Sweet-Miller, Grace ...
The Camden Garden Club will hold its next meeting on February 8th in the dining hall on the third floor of the Karesh Wing at ...
Joyce Smith, 65, of 3130 Young Bridge Road, Bethune, SC, passed on Monday, February 4, 2016. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at ...
ELGIN -- Funeral service for John Edward Perry, 86, will be held on Monday Feb 8, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. at Highway Pentecostal Holiness ...
COLUMBIA -- A memorial service for Mary Eva Bruce Mullins, 83, will be held at 3:00 p.m. today, February 5th, 2016, at Dunbar Funeral ...
Eltrentros Darden, 76 of 126 Frost Road, Camden, SC, passed on Monday, February 4, 2016. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a ...
CAMDEN -- A graveside service for Faye Rhodes Clippard, 78, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, February 7, 2016 at Greenlawn Memorial Park ...
Dec: 2 – Lakewood; 11 – at Lugoff-Elgin; 15 – at Lakewood; 18 – Lugoff-Elgin; 21-22 – Mid-Carolina Credit Union Kershaw County Holiday Classic at E. Clarkson Rhame City Arena ...