A memorial service for Charlotte Prosser Looney, 86, of Camden, SC, will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church in Camden, SC. Rev. Frank Griffith will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service in the Music Room. Memorials may be made in Mrs. Looney's memory to Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church, 1206 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020.
October 22, 2014 | | Obituaries
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Foundation (KCSF) Board of Directors will have open seats in 2015 and the public is invited to apply if interested in serving on the KCSF board.
October 22, 2014 | | Kershaw County
The 20th annual Marion duPont Scott Colonial Cup 10K road race and the Vonnie Holliday Foundation 5K run/walk will take to the streets of Camden on Saturday, Oct. 25.
October 22, 2014 | | Sports
The Camden High School baseball program will host a fundraising golf tournament at the Camden Country Club on Thursday, Nov. 13.
October 22, 2014 | | Sports
With the start of practice for the upcoming season only a few weeks away, members of the Lugoff-Elgin Middle School wrestling team are getting in some pre-season work by competing in pre-season tournaments.
October 22, 2014 | | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle
Teresia Hayes of Camden, Sanders Stoney Unit 203, was one of nearly 2,000 delegates, alternates and distinguished guests from across the country who attended the 94th American Legion Auxiliary National Convention August 22-28 at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.
October 22, 2014 | | Camden
All three Kershaw County volleyball teams will be in post-season action over the next two nights.
October 22, 2014 | | Seasonal Sports
Jacqueline Ohrstrom's Demonstrative clinched the Lonesome Glory Champions Award as 2014′s leading earner on Saturday when he drew away powerfully to a 3 3/4-length victory in the $250,000 Grand National at the Far Hills Races.
October 22, 2014 | | Equine
After the heartbreak of a 34-28 loss to the Carolina Wildcats one week earlier, the Camden Military Academy football team righted the ship on Saturday with a 20-12 win over the visiting New Covenant Knights.
October 22, 2014 | Tom Didato | Camden Military
October 22, 2014 | | Ariail
What should have been a celebration of a sturdy football win by Camden High School (CHS) turned into an ugly incident Friday night at Zemp Stadium when a brawl occurred as players went through the handshake line following the game. The incident led to a significant amount of publicity across the state, causing a black eye to CHS and the city itself. While various investigations of the fight continue, including scrutiny by the Camden Police Department for possible criminal conduct, it appears the brawl was triggered by Dreher players.
October 22, 2014 | | Editorials
Love a fair
October 22, 2014 | | Yesteryear
WASHINGTON -- So unpopular is President Obama these days that the (D) following Democratic candidates' names might stand for Denial.
October 22, 2014 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns
Growing up, I had a hand full of career goals. My parents signed me up for basketball in 3rd grade, which put the idea of playing for the WNBA in my head.
October 22, 2014 | Simone T. Owens | Columns
Theodore Roosevelt's ideas on immigrants and being an American in 1907:
October 22, 2014 | Bill and Nancy Heil Lugoff | Letters
Archive site results
October 13, 2014 | | Ariail
• We're seeing some good business and other news here in Kershaw County, showing signs that, perhaps, the community is beginning to climb out of the economic doldrums that have plagued us for too long now. The highlight of the week, of course, was word that Hengst is going through its third expansion, announcing it will invest $8 million into the Steeplechase Spec Building and bring 20 new jobs during the next three years. In the meantime, we've seen new small businesses spring up, or new life bloom in older ones, across the county. There are also still rumors ...
October 13, 2014 | | Editorials
There have been times when the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize seems political at best, pandering at worst. Nobel prizes, in various categories, including peace, are supposed to be awarded to the person or persons the Nobel committee believes have "done the most or the best work for fraternity between nations, for the abolition or reduction of standing armies and for the holding and promotion of peace congresses."
October 13, 2014 | Martin L. Cahn | Columns
When Miss Ondia Mae died at 75, those of us who knew her marveled that she had managed to make it to the end of her life without winding up in the poorhouse.
October 13, 2014 | By Ronda Rich www.rondarich.com | Columns
KershawHealth's Strategic Plan, approved by the board of trustees earlier this year, makes it clear that various alliances are essential to the organization's future success in caring for our community. We must recognize that there are 13 not-for-profit and investor-owned hospitals within a 50-mile radius of Kershaw County and that, more specifically, KershawHealth competes with large healthcare systems in the Columbia metropolitan area. An openness to new ideas and new ways of partnering in a rapidly-evolving healthcare environment is the only strategy for success.
October 13, 2014 | By Terry Gunn, interim KershawHealth CEO C-I contributing columnist | Columns
Kershaw County Council will meet Tuesday with an agenda including three public hearings and third readings of ordinances that, if approved, would become law.
October 13, 2014 | Gary Phillips | Kershaw County
Camden City Council has canceled both its work session and meeting for Tuesday. No explanation was provided by deadline Friday.
October 13, 2014 | | Camden
Westbound I-20 traffic was stop and go for several hours Friday after a one-car crash near mile marker 96 took the life of Lisa Marie Munn, 25, of Camden. The S.C. Highway Patrol reported Munn drove a 2007 Honda Acura onto the median between the westbound and eastbound lanes and struck a "low boy" trailer the patrol said was legally parked. The patrol reported Munn was trapped in the vehicle and had to be extricated and was dead at the scene.
October 13, 2014 | | Crime-Police-Fire
The town of Bethune has a full-time police chief again.
October 13, 2014 | Martin L. Cahn | Kershaw County
Candidates running for two seats on Kershaw County Council fielded questions Thursday in the second of three "educated voter forums" presented by the Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce and the Kershaw County Teacher Forum at Camden High School.
October 13, 2014 | Gary Phillips | Politics
Irina Creek didn't have many toys growing up, so she used her fingers as dolls.
October 13, 2014 | Tenell Felder | Lugoff-Elgin
The Ark Encounter theme park is facing a flood of negative press after news broke on Tuesday of its dispute with Kentucky state officials over hiring practices.
October 12, 2014 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | National
Highly educated, more economically successful families are prioritizing and committing themselves to marriage and parenting more than ever before, even as society as a whole seems to be turning away from family commitments.
October 12, 2014 | Linda and Richard Eyre FamilyShare | National
Twenty-five years ago I sat in front of my television and watched as the Berlin Wall came down and jubilant crowds celebrated their newfound freedom on top of the wall and at the Brandenburg Gate. This year I got to run through that Brandenburg Gate during the Berlin Marathon.
October 12, 2014 | Kim Cowart Deseret News | National
Things are going along pretty nicely when suddenly you wake up one morning to find a Black Hole in your backyard. There's no need to panic or call 911; this is a common, everyday occurrence around the world. People have been dealing with Black Holes in their back yards for many years without turning so much as a hair, and you can too. Now if it was a Black Hole in your FRONT yard that would be a true catastrophe. But, as we say, most Black Holes pop up overnight in the backyard, and here are 8 tips on ...
October 12, 2014 | Tim Torkildson Deseret News Service | National