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School board to take action on survey responses

Tuesday night, members of the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees wrapped up their summaries of a recent district-wide all-employee survey. The survey covered a wide range of topics, from how employees feel about their jobs and supervisors to how they perceive trustees and their work.

June 23, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


Colleges, universities recognize graduates, academic achievement

The University of South Carolina Upstate recognized May graduates during commencement exercises held May 2, 2017 on the Quad behind the John C. Stockwell Administration Building. Local area graduates include Jordan Holmes of Ridgeway; Raheem Hughes of Heath Springs; Briana Jenkins of Elgin.

June 23, 2017 | | Education


KCSD hiring school bus drivers

The Kershaw County School District is hiring school bus drivers. Pay is based on experience and includes benefits. A training class will be held July 17-20 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the transportation office behind Lugoff-Elgin Middle School.

June 20, 2017 | | Education


School board meets tonight

The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees will meet tonight beginning at 6 p.m. in the board room at the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) offices, 2029 West DeKalb St., Camden.

June 20, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


BES announces 4th quarter honor roll

The following students were named to Bethune Elementary School's honor roll for the fourth nine weeks:

June 13, 2017 | | Education


The walls came tumbling down ... down

(Around 8 a.m. Friday, June 9, CIDS Inc. began demolishing the Lugoff Elementary School gymnasium. Senior Writer Martin L. Cahn was the only member of the media on hand for the demolition and took these series of photographs during the next 90 minutes. The photoseries begins with an image from today's [Tuesday, June 13] front page showing how one heavy machine operator uses the equipment like an extension of his own body. The remainder of the photographs appear on today's page 7)

June 13, 2017 | | Education


Trustees reject changes to policy, then amends it

During its June 6 meeting, the Kershaw County Board of Trustees rejected, 3-6, a suggested revision by the district's insurance carrier to a policy on the community's use of facilities. The revision would have mandated individuals or groups renting school property to carry a $1 million liability policy. A short time later, trustees voted, 8-0-1, to amend the language to read that renters must either carry the $1 million policy and/or sign a "hold harmless" agreement with the district.

June 13, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


KershawHealth to supply athletic training for KCSD

Following an executive session at the end of a lengthy meeting Tuesday night, the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees voted unanimously to authorize Kershaw County School District (KCSD) Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan to develop a formal agreement with KershawHealth to provide district-wide athletic training services.

June 09, 2017 | | Education


Colleges, universities award degrees, academic honors

Wofford College conferred degrees to 367 graduates at the 163rd Commencement Exercises held May 21. Local students receiving degrees included:

June 09, 2017 | | Education


Straight arrows

June 09, 2017 | | Education


KCSD budget public hearing, vote tonight

The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees will hold a public hearing on the Kershaw County School District's (KCSD) proposed Fiscal Year 2018 budget during its meeting tonight. Trustees will vote on that budget shortly thereafter.

June 06, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


CCU announces spring semester Dean’s List

Coastal Carolina University recently announced the Spring Semester 2017 Dean's List for academic achievement.

June 06, 2017 | | Education


CCS announces year end Honor Rolls

Cornerstone Christian School announced the following students were named to the year end Honor Roll:

June 06, 2017 | | Education


Special crosses

Members of the Applied Technology Education Campus' (ATEC) Carpentry and Residential Construction class display crosses they made for a new program recently launched by the Kershaw County coroner's and sheriff's offices along with the S.C. Highway Patrol, Lowe's and Brad's Mufflers. Crosses will be placed at sites of traffic fatalities around the county. In some cases, with permission from their families, the victims' names and fatality dates will be added to the crosses. Displaying the crosses are (from left, front row) ATEC students Gus Allen, Deonte Lewis, Owen Aten, Ari Randolph, Leah Stokes, Austin Murphy ...

June 06, 2017 | | Education


Three county students graduate from S.C. Governor’s School

Hartsville -- Maegan Albert, Sydney Jasper Miyasaki and Tessa Ortiz, all from Kershaw County, graduated from the S.C. Governor's School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) on May 27 at the DeLoach Center in Hartsville.

June 06, 2017 | | Education


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School trustees spar over football ticket prices

Several members of the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees became engaged in heated discussion over Camden High School's (CHS) decision to charge $7 ...

August 18, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


More students involved in KCSD summer reading program during 2017

Two years ago, during the summer of 2015, the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) inaugural summer reading program served 27 students at one location. In ...

August 15, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


Armstrong named S.C. Strength Coach of the Year

Lugoff-Elgin High School (L-EHS) athletes have realized that they were fortunate to have the expertise of Mike Armstrong as their strength and conditioning coach, but ...

August 11, 2017 | | Education


Senior citizens can attend school sponsored events free

Kershaw County citizens age 65 years or older can receive lifetime Golden Circle passes that allow them to attend school-sponsored activities or athletic events free ...

August 11, 2017 | | Education


KCSD already earned $1.4 million from penny sales tax

In just four months, the Kershaw County School District (KCSD) earned nearly $1.4 million in revenue from a penny sales tax voters approved by ...

August 08, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education


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