Margaret Elizabeth Brown Garner, 65, of Camden, SC, left to be with her heavenly Father on Saturday, January 16, 2016, after a long battle with cancer. Mrs. Garner was the former Margaret Elizabeth Brown born in Lancaster, SC to the late Margaret Stokes Brown and Woodrow Brown.
Evans, GA -- Clifford Stanley Foster died at University Hospital on January 14, 2016. He was born on June 5, 1922 and was the son of Walter H. and Mildred Foster of Luton, Bedfordshire, England. Mr. Foster served in the Royal Air Force for six years during World War II. He immigrated to the United States via Bermuda in 1952.
ELGIN -- Funeral service for Mary Jo Bryan, 80, will be held on Thursday at 4:00 pm at Faith Church of the Nazarene. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be held in Eudora Cemetery, Eudora, Kansas.
Tuesday: Chapin at Camden (BB – 6 p.m.); Ridge View at Lugoff-Elgin (BB – 6 p.m.); North Central at Central (BB – 6 p.m.); Lugoff-Elgin at Ridge View (WR – 6 p.m.); Buford, Hammond, Eau Claire at North Central (WR – 6 p.m.); Camden Military Academy at Andrew Jackson (WR – 6 p.m.)
After his team lost their first two games of the Region 4-AAA season, Camden High boys' basketball coach Ron McKie said his team could ill afford to drop too far down in the conference standings if they were to make a play for one of the four post-season berths allotted to the six-team circuit.
The Camden Community Theatre will present the hit musical Little Shop of Horrors at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) Jan. 28-31. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, and 3 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are on sale now and are $15 for adults and $10 for students, seniors and military. Little Shop of Horrors is sponsored by Powers Funeral Home, Will Owen, DMD and Modern Turf. Little Shop of Horrors is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International.
The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) will open the 2016 Bassett Gallery exhibition season with a new exhibition beginning Jan. 28. The exhibition titled "Southern Exposures: From the Mountains to the Sea" features the works of landscape artists Helen Smith Warren and Mary Deas Boykin Wortley, both of whom have strong ties to the Camden area through family, friends and the equestrian world. The opening reception will take place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28 and will be catered by The Mill Pond Steakhouse. Camden Community Theatre's Little Shop of Horrors will ...
WASHINGTON -- Reports of Jeb Bush's political death may be greatly exaggerated. Not only is Bush essentially locked in a statistical tie for second place in New Hampshire, depending on which poll you prefer, but he's enjoying the benefits of being largely ignored by the media.
January 15, 2016|
By Kathleen Parker
Washington Post Writer's Group
Martin Luther King Jr. Day was established as a U.S. federal holiday in 1986. Americans should honor the legacy of Dr. King by enacting policies which can narrow the condition of humanity and the working class division and bring opportunity for all to prosper in America.
As we begin a new year, one would hope the Obama administration made a new year's resolution of allowing congress to do its job and not allowing unelected bureaucrats to regulate through administrative fiat. However, it seems this year will be full of even more federal overreach and this administration making up the rules as it goes.
January 15, 2016|
By Alan Wilson, S.C. Attorney General
C-I guest columnist
One of my favorite movies is the 1969 classic Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. The ultra-cool Paul Newman and Robert Redford play small-time bank robbers in the turn of the century cowboy West who were relentlessly pursued by a posse of lawmen that followed them for months across mountains and deserts, to big cities and ultimately even to South America.
January 15, 2016|
By Phil Noble
C-I contributing columnist
Among the animals available for adoption at the Thiel-Meyer Adoption Center are Licorice, a 3 to 4-year-old spayed female Chow/Retriever mix, and Brennan, a 1 to 2-year-old male black and white cat. 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 ...