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Boogertown Block Party

November 03, 2015 | Betsy Greenway | People & Places

KCMA Fall Choral Showcase is Nov. 12

The Kershaw County Music Association (KCMA) will present its annual Fall Choral Showcase at the Lugoff-Elgin High School auditorium on Thursday, Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. Admission is free and the public is invited to enjoy the vocals of five music ensembles from Kershaw County Schools as well as the Chamber Choir of Kershaw County under the direction of Dr. Susan Wyatt. Lugoff-Elgin High School is located at 1284 U.S. 1, Lugoff.

October 30, 2015 | | People & Places

Program to discuss Native American colonial experience

Continuing the discussion of the American Revolution in South Carolina, the Camden Archives and Museum will host a lecture that delves into the Native American experience just prior to and during the American Revolution.

October 30, 2015 | | People & Places

Helicopter parents: more hurtful than helpful

Momma knows best.

October 30, 2015 | Kayleigh Gates | People & Places

CMA hosts DAR

Camden Military Academy recently hosted the Hobkirk Hill Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

October 27, 2015 | | People & Places

Revolutionary War Days is Nov. 7-8

Once more cannons will roar over the fields at Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site as the museum brings the War of Independence to life at its annual reenactment Nov. 7-8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

October 27, 2015 | | People & Places

FRC Color Run is Oct. 31

The Family Resource Center's (FRC) Teen Advisory Board will host its first Color Run on Oct. 31 at Scott Park on Battleship Road. The event titled "Color Me Scary" is a fundraiser and awareness event to support FRC's mission of providing free counseling, advocacy, and education programs that promote awareness, healing, and support.

October 27, 2015 | | People & Places

L-EHS Fellowship of Christian Athletes to host Fields of Faith

On Monday, Oct. 26, Lugoff-Elgin High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) will host Fields of Faith at the Lugoff-Elgin High School (L-EHS) stadium from 7 to 8:30 p.m. David Sons from Lake Murray Baptist Church will be the speaker for the event.

October 23, 2015 | Tenell Felder | People & Places

Fine Arts Center announces award winners, new board members

The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) recently held its annual meeting. Donors, friends, participants and volunteers gathered as the FAC reviewed its accomplishments in 2014-2015 and announced plans for its 41st season.

October 23, 2015 | | People & Places

Haunted Legends of Camden ghost tour

Haunted Legends of Camden, a special tour of some of Camden's most famous haunted places and their inhabitants, is this Friday, Oct. 22 starting at 5:30 p.m. The tour, sponsored by the UPS Store and Wooten and Wooten Auctions of Fine Art, Antiques & Great Estates, is a fundraiser for Louise C. Proctor Hall. Beginning at Louise C. Proctor Hall, participants will learn about the Thomas Salmond family, who were early settlers to this area. From there, participants may drive to Historic Camden's Revolutionary War Park to meet the Craven House ghost. Also included in this driving ...

October 20, 2015 | | People & Places

CCT presents “A Raisin in the Sun” Oct. 22-25

Camden Community Theatre (CCT) will open its 2015-16 season with Lorraine Hansbury's classic play, "A Raisin in the Sun" Thursday, Oct. 22 through Sunday, Oct. 25 in the Wood Auditorium at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County. Tickets to the production are $15 for adults and $10 for students, seniors and military. "A Raisin in the Sun" is sponsored by Powers Funeral Home.

October 20, 2015 | Jim Tatum | People & Places

KCHS to feature author at October 25 meeting

An engaging author of a highly respected history of the American Revolution in the Carolinas will share stories at a meeting of the Kershaw County Historical Society (KCHS) Sunday, Oct. 25, at 3 p.m. in the South Building of the Kershaw County School District Office, 2029 W. DeKalb St., Camden.The meeting is open to the public, and guests will be welcomed.

October 20, 2015 | | People & Places

FAC's Dancing With the Stars a 4-way success

The votes were in, the judges had made their decision. It was a four-way tie. That's how the night was ending for the 3rd annual Dancing With the Stars FUNdraiser at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County. Four of the nine teams -- Larry DiBiase and Chelsea Kelly; Scott Rankin and Julianna Cobb; Georgia Patoulas and Andy Wright; and Johnny Kornegay and Alexis Kelley -- danced to win the Judges Technical Award for best dance but in the end, it was Larry DiBiase and Chelsea Kelly who took home the Judges Technical Award.

October 16, 2015 | | People & Places

SC women in the Revolution

As part of The American Revolutionary War in South Carolina exhibit at the Camden Archives & Museum, JoAnn Zeise, Curator of Cultural History at the South Carolina State Museum, will give a presentation on South Carolina Women in the Revolutionary War.

October 16, 2015 | | People & Places

High school columnist reports on changes, issues at L-EHS

Over this past summer, Lugoff-Elgin High School had some major aesthetic outdoor improvements. A decorative walkway was added to get to the entrance door, flowers and grass were added in the front of the school, the awnings and doors were repainted and all of the parking lots got a fresh coat of paint.

October 16, 2015 | | People & Places

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Wooten and Prestage join in marriage

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 ...

November 24, 2015 | | People & Places

Master Gardeners now online

The Kershaw County Master Gardeners are now online with a new website,

November 24, 2015 | Jim Tatum | People & Places

Scenes from the 2015 Colonial Cup

November 24, 2015 | Tenell Felder | People & Places

Camden more like a family then just a city

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 ...

November 20, 2015 | | People & Places

Hobkirk Hill DAR chapter commemorates Vietnam War 50th anniversary

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 ...

November 20, 2015 | | People & Places

Local students compete in 2016 Miss SC Teen USA

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 ...

November 20, 2015 | | People & Places

Bethune tree and candle lighting ceremony next Sunday

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 ...

November 20, 2015 | | People & Places


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