What happens when an animal shelter's employees form a bond with surrendered animals? They become honorary staff members, of course. Surrendered to the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter, Bounty, Viva and Hoss now call the shelter their home. "They're all named after paper towels!" Adoption Coordinator Rose Freeman said with a laugh. Though other cats and dogs given up for adoption come and go at the shelter, the three ...
Wayne Belger of Boykin recently received the Glen Krohn Outstanding 4H Volunteer Award at Clemson University.Each year, Clemson Extension Service recognizes three individuals that have made outstanding contributions to the 4H youth program in South Carolina with the Glen Krohn Outstanding 4H Volunteer Award.
By FRASER SPEAKS C-I (Camden, S.C.) Localife editor firstname.lastname@example.org Hiking, swimming, shopping, mission work, volunteer work and a couple of trips to the hospital. Which one of these activities is not desirable when traveling to a foreign country? For Camden High School graduate and more recently Presbyterian College graduate, Callie Neal, a couple of hospital trips were not what she had in mind when she decided to ...
The Wateree District of the Boy Scouts of America had its awards ceremony March 14 starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Lyttleton Street Methodist Church. Around 80 scouts and friends attended this event. Above: a group picture of most of the award recipients from the Wateree District of the Boy Scouts of America awards ceremony; right: district officers being sworn in for 2013.
Porkchop Productions, South Carolina's highly praised children's theater troupe, will present "The Three Goats Gruff" at the Kershaw County Library Monday. Two performances will be presented: the first one at 10:30 a.m. at the Elgin branch and the second at 2 p.m. at the Camden branch.
The Kershaw County Conservation District announces its 2013 Conservation Day Camp. Beginning Tuesday, August 6, natural resource professionals will guide young explorers through three days of adventure at Goodale State Park.
In honor of local firefighters and law enforcement and in memory of the Arizona Granite Mountain Hotshot Crew, Heritage Community Bank will be hosting a memorial blood drive through the American Red Cross South Carolina Blood Services Region Thursday.
By FRASER SPEAKS C-I (Camden, S.C.) Localife editor email@example.com Since 1992, Habitat for Humanity of Kershaw County has been striving "to help deserving Kershaw County families by building decent, affordable houses for families in need." Since being chartered, Habitat for Humanity of Kershaw County has built more than 32 homes for families with the help of local churches, businesses and other agencies within the community. One ...
Art Camp Junior & Senior Art Camp promotes self-esteem and creative problem solving all centered on having fun with the arts. Campers work with artists in a variety of visual art media. Campers bring their own bag lunch. A beverage is provided. • Junior • Senior Adult & Teen Clay Camp Come play in the clay! You'll have fun creating pots by ...
The children at Sandhills Medical Clinic (SMC) in Lugoff are the first recipients of a "Livi's Libaray" bookshelf in the area. "Livi's Library" is in memory of Mary Olivia Pettit, the 9-year-old daughter of Bryan and Lisa Pettit. Livi had a great passion for books which is what inspired the idea.
Join the library's Summer Reading Club for ages 6-11. Here's what to do:
Join the Kershaw County Library and Cocky's Reading Express for a special storytime Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Camden Branch of the Kershaw County Library. Cocky will be on hand to share the joy of reading with children.
Do you know what's under your feet? As part of the library's summer reading program "Beneath the Surface," archaeologist Dr. Lesley Drucker will be on hand at the Camden Branch of the Kershaw County Library on Thursday at 6:15 p.m. to lead a workshop entitled "Earth Clues: Geology, Soils, and the Human Past."
The Kershaw County Amateur Radio Club exhibited at the Kershaw County Farmers Market for the second year this past Saturday.
Some of the most cherished Christmas customs and symbols were introduced in Britain and America during the 19th century Victorian Era, particularly the 1840s.
Drs. Moss and Owen of Camden recently provided dental screenings for children at Jackson Elementary School. Above, Dr. Cathy Moss screens a young student. In two hours, the dentists were able to screen 500 children.
"The Community Medical Clinic (CMC) held a festive 15-year anniversary party on November 14 at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County. Four hundred community supporters were invited to a red carpet awards show. Their collective efforts represent a community resolve that has provided health care to more than 5,000 Kershaw County patients from 1998 to 2013. This event was a thank you to clinic volunteers who have unselfishly given their time and financial assistance.
Camden ART's annual fall show will be on exhibit at the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County beginning Friday and lasting until Jan. 16. A reception will be held Sunday from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Bassett Gallery coinciding with the annual performance of The Nutcracker. (The FAC is closed for Christmas break from Dec. 23 until Jan.) A special viewing of the show during this time can be arranged by calling the FAC at 425-7676.
The Camden Community Concert Band (CCCB) will present its annual Christmas concert on Sunday at the Performing Arts Center at Camden High School. The show begins at 3 p.m. and admission is free.
The Camden Junior Welfare League presents the 37th annual Candlelight Tour of Homes on Saturday from 3 to 8 p.m. The tour will begin at the Camden Archives and Museum, where tour programs will be available and tickets may be purchased. Tour programs include home and site descriptions, maps, merchant information, sponsors, and general League information.
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