The Camden Historic Landmarks Commission (CHLC) presented five awards to community members at Camden City Council's meeting Tuesday night. Mayor Tony Scully helped present awards to John and Priscilla Hagins, winners of the Community Impact award; Jim and Brenda Melton, who received the Renovation to a Non-Designated Historical Property award; Rob Sheorn, Preservation Trade award winner; Davie Beard, honored with the Lucille Hallman Heritage ...
Two men posing as cable company employees robbed a home on Thorton Drive in Elgin at gunpoint May 22.
Midway Elementary School (MES) students are already thinking about their future careers.
Students at Camden and Jackson elementary schools can take fewer trips to the library this summer since the S.C. Department of Education (DOE) gave students at both schools nine books each.
Kershaw County citizens have helped the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) get an idea of what it needs to present to voters in order to get a Phase II bond referendum passed. Phase II delineates projects remaining following new school construction and renovations funded by a 2006 Kershaw County Board of School Trustees-approved $102 million installment purchase plan, or IPP.
Kelly Services will provide contract substitute teachers to the Kershaw County School District (KCSD). However, the vote to do so was split, 5-4, among members of the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees at their meeting Tuesday.
A Camden woman who died Tuesday night after she hit a 1990 Ford Pickup truck on Brewer Spring Road, Camden may have been on her cell phone, according to Kershaw County Coroner Johnny Fellers. Carolyn Morrison, 57, of Camden, died around 10 p.m. after she drove her moped left of center and hit the truck. Fellers said Morrison may have been in the process of using her phone at the time of ...
I'm planning my first trip to New York in June and I am so excited!
The S.C. Highway Patrol (SCHP) arrested a third suspect in an Elgin hit-and-run case from earlier this year.
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) charged two men and a woman, all of Camden, with drug possession after placing their home under surveillance for several months.
S.C. Secretary of State Mark Hammond gave North Central Middle School (NCMS) students an overview of his position within the state of South Carolina.
Third generation Camden Military Academy (CMA) student Tripp Osteen III graduated this weekend with nods from a former headmaster. Tripp Osteen's grandfather is Col. Lanning P. Risher, who spent 37 years as a CMA headmaster. CMA began as Camden Academy in 1950. In 1958, Col. James F. Risher, Lanning P. Risher's father, bought the school, changed its name and Lanning P. Risher became CMA's first headmaster. Col. James F. Risher was the ...
A second arrest was made in the case of a fatal hit-and-run in Elgin on March 1. 26-year-old Jesus Corona Cabal, of Columbia, was charged with accessory after the fact for helping the driver involved in the hit and run "destroy" the 1999 Mitsubishi Eclipse that hit and killed Derk Lawrence Maricle of Lugoff, S.C. Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Brent Kelly said.
A 605,000 pound piece of equipment traveling to V.C. Summer Nuclear plant in Fairfield County made an appearance in Camden on Wednesday.
A Cassatt woman died after she was hit by a train four miles north of Camden near Sanders Creek Road.
A Camden woman alleges that a man sexually assaulted her while at her husband's place of business on Knights Hill Road.
I walked into my room the other day and some horror movie music should have started playing, because it was a nightmare in the 29223 zip code. After standing in the doorway looking at all of my stuff, I made it my mission to get rid of everything I don't need, properly store what I'm not using and better organize everything that I use on a daily basis. I don't know too much about ...
Sheriff Jim Matthew became the first Kershaw County law enforcement officer to receive the Strom Thurmond Excellence in Law Enforcement Award. Matthews received the 2013 Thurmond award during a luncheon Tuesday at Fort Jackson. There are four Thurmond excellence awards, one each for municipal, county, state and federal law officers. Matthews received the county-level award.
Law enforcement located a missing Camden woman in Florence County early Thursday.
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