Calling all area high school juniors. Four area high school juniors will travel to Washington, D.C., this June for a week-long trip, courtesy of Lynches River Electric Cooperative. More than 1,500 students from across the U.S. will take part in this year's Youth Tour experience, scheduled for June 10-15. During the 2016 Washington Youth Tour, South Carolina sent more than 70 students, representing 20 electric co-ops. While in Washington, students will meet our state's lawmakers, eat at cool restaurants, tour the city and share adventures with new friends from around the country.
Kershaw County School District is hoping to open its three newly constructed elementary schools in August of 2018. Camden Elementary, Lugoff Elementary and Wateree Elementary schools will be completely reconstructed as a part of the referenda school projects.
Katherine Ard Iseman was one of the first female firefighters to serve in Kershaw County, and her two daughters' elementary school, Pine Tree Hill, dedicated a Little Free Library to her memory on December 8.
December 13, 2016|
C-I Staff Writer
The Kershaw County School Board met in executive session during its November 15 meeting to conduct a performance evaluation of Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan as required by Board policy and the district's employment agreement with him.
On Election Day Kershaw County voters will consider a major financial decision in the form of two referenda questions: whether or not to fund a number of needed capital improvement projects for the Kershaw County School District via a bond in the amount of $129 million and whether or not to approve a one cent sales tax to help defray the cost of the bond.