Not wanting to go an entire week between the end of the regular season and the start of the AAA state playoffs, Camden has found ...
April 29, 2016 | | Camden High/Middle
There were times last spring when all Kevin Kahkola could see from his vantage point located near the finish line at the Camden Training Center ...
April 29, 2016 | Tom Didato | Equine
The 2016 Cabela's King Kat Tournament Trail will stop at Lake Wateree today and Saturday for the catfish fishing tournament.
April 29, 2016 | | Seasonal Sports
Lugoff-Elgin was scheduled to open 4A state baseball and softball playoff action last night while Camden kicks off the double-elimination, post-season today.
April 29, 2016 | | Sports
Having a berth in the 4A state tennis tournament already in pocket, Lugoff-Elgin entered Tuesday's home match with Region 4 rival Westwood playing for ...
April 29, 2016 | | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle
King Haigler Youth Sporting Clays and the Lugoff-Elgin Sporting Clays teams will be among the more than 30 high school squads of boys and girls ...
April 29, 2016 | | Sports
April 29, 2016 | | Ariail
Today, we report on two recent overseas trips taken by Kershaw County Council Chairman Julian Burns and County Economic Development Director Peggy McLean. According to ...
April 29, 2016 | | Editorials
Unless you are much older or much younger than I am or have been living under a rock for the last 30 years, you should ...
April 29, 2016 | Martin L. Cahn | Columns
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- When it comes to rhetoric, Plato was right and Aristotle -- not so much.
April 29, 2016 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writer's Group | Columns
Folk singer Pete Seeger wrote a song in the 1950s which was later performed in 1965 by the The Byrds. The lyrics, in part, go ...
April 29, 2016 | By Camden Urban Forester Liz Gilland C-I contributing columnist | Columns
The S.C. Legislature is in a battle over if we are going to make any real progress in fixing our infrastructure in our state ...
April 29, 2016 | By Karl Smith C-I guest columnist | Columns
How might a Trump presidency play out on a day-to-day, week-to-week, year-to-year basis? Some may choose to have him elected just to continue to hear ...
April 29, 2016 | Vicki Porter Camden | Letters
All kids deserve a strong start to life.
April 29, 2016 | Ja’Varis Crim Camden | Letters
I would like to thank all the wonderful people of Camden for their outpouring of support for my daughter, Caroline.
April 29, 2016 | Lisa Woolard Camden | Letters
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December 03, 2014 | | Ariail
When Republicans took control of the Senate in last month's election -- of course, the newly elected solons won't actually take office until next month -- they were greeted soon thereafter with President Obama's decision to take executive action on immigration. That was as heavy a slap in the face as the nation's chief executive could have delivered, in essence saying he had little interest in cooperation with the GOP. Now, with a spending bill of some kind needing to be passed to avoid a government shutdown, Republicans must decide how they're going to play it.
December 03, 2014 | | Editorials
Catfish Stomp offers recipe for weekend fun
December 03, 2014 | | Yesteryear
I can't count how many times I have heard people say Facebook is addicting and how it (social media in general) is both a blessing and a curse. I have been told by some people that it has been a curse to them because it is addicting and they spend almost every hour of their time playing games, stalking people (online that is), being nosey and obsessively trying to find old friends and acquaintances.
December 03, 2014 | Simone T. Owens | Columns
This season, I am thankful for the ways in which we connect with nature. For me, this happens by walking in the woods. Others connect through photography, art or even the internet. Another conduit is hunting. Some find it diametric that I could love wildlife so immensely while also ending the life of such organisms. However, hunting gave me the appreciation I have for life. When you watch life leave an animal because of your actions, your appreciation for life can be enhanced.
December 03, 2014 | By Austin Jenkins C-I contributing columnist | Columns
WASHINGTON -- As the curtain closes on the latest episode of "Ferguson," the media series, it is fair to wonder whether events might not have spiraled out of control to the extent they did had the media settled on another topic.
December 03, 2014 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns
Accuride employees (first picture) and Hengst employees (second picture) gather at the one-half mile mark at their respective companies' walking trails. Accuride and Hengst are among three businesses, along with INVISTA, which have partnered with Eat Smart Move More Kershaw County to provide their employees with a marked walking trail. Eat Smart Move More promotes healthy living for residents in Kershaw County. In 2008, the program conducted a survey, resulting in comments from residents saying they were not aware of designated walking trails in their communities. "One of the things we got out of our survey was getting more walking ...
December 03, 2014 | | Miscellaneous
Master Topiary Artist Pearl Fryar offered words of inspiration to students at the Continuous Learning Center (CLC) on Monday. Connie Frith -- a Lugoff Garden Club member and Kershaw County School District parenting specialist -- has known Fryar for several years and invited him to speak to students.
December 03, 2014 | Simone T. Owens | Education
Habitat for Humanity ReStore Manager Deborah Davis and former Camden Mayor Jeffrey Graham took their oaths of office as members of Camden City Council during a brief ceremony at Camden City Hall on Monday evening. Current Mayor Tony Scully delivered the oath of office to Davis, while Municipal Judge Rick Todd administered the oath to Graham.
December 03, 2014 | Martin L. Cahn | Camden
A well-used Camden city park walking trail will soon have a new look and feel.
December 03, 2014 | | Camden
Two people died the night of Nov. 28 after a two-car collision on I-20.
December 03, 2014 | Martin L. Cahn | Crime-Police-Fire
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) arrested a charged a Lugoff man with a fifth DUI offense, along with other charges, after he led deputies on a chase early Sunday.
December 03, 2014 | By Gary Phillips and Tenell Felder C-I editorial staff | Crime-Police-Fire
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December 03, 2014 | | For the Record
I am not sure who chooses the artwork of the editorial page, but I have to question the taste and integrity of the piece published on Monday, December 1, 2014, where the elephant is beating the "dead" donkey labeled "Benghazi."
December 03, 2014 | Rev. John M. Zimmerman Camden | Letters
Mr. Larry Knox, 53, of 63 Smokewood Dr., Elgin, South Carolina, passed on Wednesday, November 26, 2014. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, Lugoff, SC with burial in Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery.
December 03, 2014 | | Obituaries