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Corbett promoted to Assistant Camden City Manager

Caitlin Corbett is now Camden's Assistant City Manager. Corbett, who worked as assistant to the city manager for more than four years, took on her new role as of Dec. 1. The job titles may sound similar, but includes new duties.

December 04, 2015 | Jim Tatum | Camden


City kicks off holiday season

Children sang. A band played Christmas carols. The smell of hot chocolate tickled the air.

December 04, 2015 | Jim Tatum | Camden


Economic incentives receive first reading nod

Camden City Council passed first reading of an ordinance during its Nov. 24 meeting establishing incentives for businesses seeking to open in the city. Basically, the ordinance proposes to allow the city to be able to grant certain incentives on a case-by-case basis to businesses in designated areas of the city.

December 01, 2015 | Jim Tatum | Camden


Camden tree lighting kicks off holiday season tonight

The city of Camden will officially kick off the holiday season with its annual tree lighting ceremony today at 6 p.m. in front of Camden City Hall. The public is invited to gather and enjoy hot chocolate and holiday music featuring a small ensemble of the Camden Community Concert Band and the combined youth choirs from Bethesda Presbyterian Church.

December 01, 2015 | | Camden


Bonds, economic development ordinance before council

Camden City Council will consider first reading of an ordinance establishing incentives for businesses seeking to open inside the city limits.

November 24, 2015 | Jim Tatum | Camden


City closer to reaching goal on wayfinding signage project

The city of Camden is poised to take another important step with its Wayfinding sign project.

November 20, 2015 | Jim Tatum | Camden


Arbor Day in Camden

The city of Camden held its annual Arbor Day celebration at the Camden Archives and Museum on Nov. 5. City Urban Forester Liz Gilland organized the event, which featured musical performances from the Camden Elementary School Choir and remarks from Camden Mayor Tony Scully and Archives Director Katherine Richardson. They city planted a holly tree in commemoration of the day and to honor the late Sarah "Sadie" Kennedy Von Treschkow, the driving force behind Camden's acquiring a public library through the Carnegie Foundation. The library, which later became the Camden Archives and Museum, opened in Oct. 1915.

November 20, 2015 | | Camden


Economic incentive ordinance moving forward

Those considering opening a business may soon have added reasons to open their doors in the city of Camden.

November 17, 2015 | Jim Tatum | Camden


Thiel portrait unveiled at new pet adoption center

Judy Thiel and three of her furry friends will continue to grace the halls of the Kershaw County Humane Society's pet adoption center which bears her name.

November 17, 2015 | Jim Tatum | Camden


A ‘Long’ racing history

From down Broad Street, those gathered at the Camden Archives and Museum on Tuesday morning could hear the roar of an engine as Bondy Long stepped on the gas of the 1964 No. 11 Bowani Racing Ford Galaxie which Ned Jarrett drove into victory lane on 14 occasions in NASCAR's Grand National (now, Sprint Cup) Series.

November 13, 2015 | Tom Didato | Camden


Council to discuss signs, economic incentives

Camden City Council will discuss an ongoing signage project and a proposed economic development incentive ordinance during a 4 p.m. work session today. Tonight's regular council meeting has been cancelled. Caitlin Corbett, Assistant to the City Manager and Suzi Sale, Tourism Development Director, will give an update and answer questions regarding the Wayfinding Signage project.

November 10, 2015 | Jim Tatum | Camden


Archives celebrating BOWANI Racing

Starting today, the Camden Archives and Museum and the city of Camden will celebrate the unique and impressive accomplishments of a group of area residents who became known as BOWANI Inc.

November 06, 2015 | | Camden


Council studying economic development incentives

Camden City Council will take some time to mull over proposed economic development incentives for the city. Council got a first look at a draft ordinance outlining possible incentives to help augment economic development in the city of Camden during its Oct. 27 meeting.

November 03, 2015 | Jim Tatum | Camden


Former soap opera director makes Camden new home

People may not know Diana Wenman, but they probably know her work.

October 30, 2015 | Jim Tatum | Camden


City council to discuss economic development incentives

Camden City Council will take a closer look at a proposed draft ordinance outlining possible incentives to help attract new businesses and further economic development in the city. Council will discuss, but take no action on the ordinance during its meeting tonight, according to City Manager Mel Pearson.

October 27, 2015 | Jim Tatum | Camden


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Articles by Section - Camden


Partin honored with leadership legacy bench

Family, friends, and colleagues gathered in Rectory Square April 19 to honor one of Camden's most dedicated public servants, Pat Partin.

May 03, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Camden


Best in Show

Traveler, a black Labrador Retriever, won Best In Show at the 80th Grace Episcopal Dog Show, held Saturday at Rectory Square. Shown here from left ...

May 03, 2016 | | Camden


Camden’s Billy Ammons to be inducted into SCACA Hall of Fame

Billy Ammons is head to the hall of fame, again.

April 29, 2016 | Tom Didato | Camden


Budget, crime stats before city council

Camden City Council will consider first reading of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 budget for the city of Camden during tonight's meeting at Camden ...

April 26, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Camden


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