Kershaw County Council unanimously voted Tuesday to appoint three county residents to the Capital Projects Sales Tax Commission. Members of council voted to choose Sherwood "Woody" Cleveland, Ray McElveen and Don Terrell to serve on the commission, which was created March 27. Council Vice Chairman Sammie Tucker Jr. introduced plans for the creation of the committee during council's March 13 meeting in order to investigate a possible 1-cent tax for capital projects.
"We're not expecting them to go out and be the cash cow of Kershaw County," said Kershaw County Councilman Tom Gardner at council's meeting Tuesday, referring to the Kershaw County Sheriff Office's (KCSO) traffic enforcement unit.
One summer when he was a young boy, Clayton Earle Bullis Robinson found a deep love of music. This passion developed around the beginning of the 20th century and grew over the decades as he wrote and composed at least two dozen original pieces.
With the search for Mitt Romney's running mate officially getting underway, an old name has resurfaced that may leave some voters with a sour stomach.
Sumter businessman Eddie Drayton is seeking election to the S.C. Senate, running in the Republican primary for District 35.
Kershaw County Councilman Jimmy Jones joined County Administrator Vic Carpenter and several members of county staff Monday as part of a town hall meeting at Lugoff-Elgin Middle School.
For screenwriter and director Emilie McDonald, the old adage of location, location, location deals with more than just selling real estate; it's also part of creating a great film.
What happened to all the camo shirts and beer helmets at the Masters this year? A guy named Bubba just won the thing, right?
Kershaw County Council moved one step closer to eliminating both the recreation and finance committees from council's rules and order of business during its Tuesday meeting.
"A bust; talented but extremely disappointing; annually and incredibly overweight" -- those aren't the words you want to hear when you've just paid a guy nearly $40 million to be your new quarterback.
Accuride, a supplier of commercial vehicle components, will expand its operations in Kershaw County.
County Council Chairman Gene Wise says revenue figures for the Kershaw County Sheriff Office's (KCSO) traffic enforcement unit just aren't adding up. Wise expressed concerns about the revenues earned by the unit and the amount of fines being handed out by the magistrate's office during a county council budget workshop Thursday.
Rep. Jim Cooper of Tennessee really wants some bigger acorns for next year's budget proposal and it seems many Americans do, too.
Willie Mickle will run in the District 1 Republican primary for Kershaw County Council.
The filing period for state, multi-county, countywide and less than countywide offices came to a close noon Friday.