Madelyn Annette Wooten and Zachary William Prestage were united in marriage at half past four o'clock on Saturday, November 7, 2015 on Figure Eight Island in Wilmington, NC The Reverend Louis Ernest Strickland officiated the ceremony.
Everyone belongs to some kind of community. Some communities are big, while others are not. Some communities do not get along, while others do. Some communities come together through tragedies, while others do not. If I am going to be honest, I have to say the community I have grown up in and live in today is one of the best there is.
The Hobkirk Hill Chapter, National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution was recently recognized by the United States of America Department of Defense as a partner in the Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Commemoration. The chapter received a certificate, issued by the Department of Defense, signed by Ash Carter, Secretary of Defense, and J.L. Danford, Jr., Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and a proclamation signed by President Barack Obama.
Two North Central High School (NCHS) students will be competing in the 2016 Miss South Carolina Teen USA pageant to be held today and Saturday in the North Charleston Performing Arts Center. NCHS Junior Cassandra "Casey" Grace Gibson, and NCHS Senior Alexa Wiliamson will both be competing. The winner will go on to compete in the national Miss Teen USA pageant, owned by Donald Trump and NBC Universal. Each contestant will compete in 3 areas including Beauty, Swimsuit and Interview. Casey, who recently won the national title of World's Teen Miss Tourism 2015, is this year's Miss Camden ...
For the ninth consecutive year the Bethune Garden Club will host the Bethune Memorial Tree and Candle Lighting Ceremony. The Ceremony will take place on at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, November 29 at the Bethune Memorial Park. The event commemorates the life of loved ones and officially begins the Bethune celebration of Christmas.
There will be a contestant meeting Sunday for any girl wishing to compete in the 2016 Miss Camden and Miss Camden Teen Pageant. The meeting will be held at 3 p.m. at Dancing on Broad, 833 Broad Street in Camden.
Join the Kershaw County Library for "The Jazz Age: Charleston and Beyond," a survey of jazz culture through both time and place, using story and film. Dr. Bill Funderburk will lead the discussions. The series will consist of discussions of two movies, a short story and a novel. Come by the Camden Main Library to register and sign out reading materials. The movies will be shown in the meeting room -- there will be two showings of each movie. This series is free and open to the public.
Camden Community Theatre, an affiliate member of the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC), will hold auditions for the hit musical Little Shop of Horrors Wednesday and Thursday at 6 p.m. in the Wood Auditorium. Auditions are for ages 16 and up.
The 2015 Kershaw County Christmas Parade "A Storybook Christmas" will be held on Saturday, Dec. 12, at 10 a.m. Held on the second Saturday in December each year, approximately 3,000 spectators turn out for this parade which boasts horses, fire trucks, floats, beauty queens, classic cars, dancing, music, Santa, and much more! To enter the parade, contact Loree Stokes at 432-2525, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or download the entry form at www.kershawcountychamber.org. Simply scroll down on the home page and click on the Parades tab. Entries will be accepted up until Monday, Dec. 7 ...
David Russell is guest speaker for Monday's meeting of the Lugoff Garden Club, to be held at Camden Floral Company, Goodale Avenue, Camden. The owners of Camden Floral, Rick and Tina Deonise will be host and hostess, respectively.
The community is invited to participate in National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness week, Nov. 15-21. All of the week's events are sponsored by the Kershaw County Housing Partnership, a United Way initiative. The events are as follows: