The 2014 Clinic Classic 5K/10K was held April 26 in downtown Camden. The annual event benefits the Community Medical Clinic of Kershaw County. Awards were given to the top male and female runners and age groups. For the 5K race, the top male overall runner was Ryan Plexico of Columbia, with a time of 17:11. The top female overall runner was Meme Spurgeon (left) of Lexington, with a time of 23:08. For the 10K race, the top male overall runner was Chip Edgerton of Camden with a time of 38:53. The top female overall runner was ...
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Nancy Truesdale DeBruhl, 78, of Camden, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, May 19, 2014 at First Baptist Church in Camden. Rev. Bruce Hancock will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at 1:00 PM, prior to the service, in the church Family Life Center. Memorials may be made in Nancy's memory to McCoy Memorial Nursing Center, 207 Chappell Drive, Bishopville, SC 29010 or Alzheimer's Disease Support Group, 4186 Fernandina Road, Columbia, SC 29210.
Funeral service for Carlette Hood Still, 67, will be held Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. at Harvest Baptist Church with burial to follow in Lugoff First Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Bill Dulaney and the Rev. Eleazer Benenhaley will officiate. The family will receive friends Monday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to a charity of one's choice.
The staff of Camden High School's newspaper, The Palmetto Leaf, came away from the South Carolina Scholastic Press Association's (SCSPA) Spring Conference April 22 with a handful of honors and awards. Staffs may submit one entry each semester in 11 of 12 different categories.
Funeral service for Ms. Paula Alexander Abdullah, 55, of Jacksonville, Florida, formerly of Camden will be held Saturday, May 17, 2014, 12:00 P.M. at St. Paul United Methodist Church with burial in the church cemetery. She died Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Friends may visit at 2014 Virginia Drive in Camden. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
A graveside service to celebrate the life of Sadie Tidwell McCaskill, 89, of Camden, SC, will be held at 10:30 AM, Friday, May 16, 2014 in Scotch Cemetery in Bethune, SC. Rev. Dr. Ronald Taylor will officiate. Memorials may be made in Sadie's memory to Morningside Presbyterian Church, 1610 Jefferson Davis Highway, Camden, SC 29020.