About three dozen of the items crossing Manning's desk dealt with the operation of his plantations, his agent in Charleston and his banker. Manning was having to handle the availability of cotton seed, price of horses for sale, lumber for a house, shipping 350 bushels of corn, cleaning and scalding bacon, receiving a report that "the mill and [mill]dam has been completed since you left" and a "bill of repairs for Sulky for his Excellency Governor Manning."
March 07, 2017|
By Harvey S. Teal
Kershaw County Historical Society
Among the animals available for adoption at the Thiel-Meyer Adoption Center are Lilly (pictured below), a 1-year-old Labrador, Boxer mix and Eddie, a Golden Retriever mix. The adoption donation includes spaying or neutering. The center, on Black River Road east of Camden and managed by the Kershaw County Humane Society, is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The center is closed Sunday and Monday. For information on the center or to check for a missing pet, call 425-6016 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The shelter's ...
Mrs. Virginia Kathleen Jane (Frisch) Nelson of Camden, SC, formerly of The Villages, FL, and of Pittsburgh, PA, was born August 3, 1924 and passed away on March 4, 2017. She was happily married for 68 years to Robert James Nelson, who she deeply missed after he passed away in 2012.
Funeral services for Lloyd Montgomery Nelson, 83, will be held on Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. at Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Timothy McIver will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service in the fellowship hall. Memorials may be made to Abbey Road Hospice.
Memorial service for Mr. Willie James Nelson, 79, of 101 Leonard Lane in Elgin, will be held Monday, March 6, 2017, 2:00 P.M. at Collins Funeral Home chapel. He died Thursday, March 2, 2017. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Applied Technology Education Campus (ATEC) agriculture students attended the annual FFA State Legislators Appreciation Day in Columbia Feb. 22 as part of National FFA Week which is celebrated the week of George Washington's birthday.
The Rembert Area Community Coalition (RACC) was recently awarded a 2017 Youth and Young Adult Prevention Grant from the South Carolina Tobacco-Free Collaborative to address tobacco's impact on South Carolina's youth.
The Mobile Mammography bus will be at Belk's of Camden this Thursday. The Mobile Mammography bus provides free breast cancer screenings and educational materials to women in communities throughout the Southeast.
Monday: Irmo at Camden (G – 4 p.m.); Lugoff-Elgin at Richland Northeast (TEN – 5 p.m.); North Central at The Governor's School (TEN – 5 p.m.); Camden Military Academy at McBee (BB – 5:30 p.m.); Camden at Lugoff-Elgin (BB – 6 p.m.); Camden at Sumter (BSOC – 7 p.m.); Lancaster at Camden (GSOC – 7 p.m.)