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September 30, 2011 | | Education

CCTC continues enrollment growth

For the third consecutive year, Central Carolina Technical College (CCTC) has set a new enrollment record with 4,400 students enrolled for the fall 2011 semester, including more than 520 at its Kershaw County campuses. The enrollment numbers reflect an approximate 3 percent gain in students as compared to last fall across all its campuses.

September 26, 2011 | | Education

Banned book author Crutcher visits Kershaw County

After his book "Angry Management" was removed from, and then returned to, Kershaw County School District (KCSD) libraries, author Chris Crutcher came to the county to speak with local residents and students about book banning and censorship.

September 26, 2011 | Ashley Ford | Education

Local schools awarded grants from Camden Walmart

Camden Walmart again partnered with the Kershaw County School District to sponsor the Stuff a Bus promotion, making the students the real winners.

September 26, 2011 | | Education

School menus -- Sept. 23, 2011

The following are menus for Kershaw County schools for the week of Sept. 26-30:

September 23, 2011 | | Education

Trustees look at options for creating swim teams

The Kershaw County School District (KCSD) could consider partnering with the county's recreation department for the use of its pool to expand athletic offerings to include swim teams.

September 23, 2011 | Ashley Ford | Education

Up on the roof

Camden Elementary School Principal Ed Yount spent Monday night on the school's roof as part of an agreement made after challenging the elementary school students to raise $1,000 for the United Way of Kershaw County's campaign. The students actually exceeded the $1,000 benchmark, and raised as much as $1,349 through a variety of school fundraisers. On Tuesday morning, Yount said he knew the students would reach their goal, but was pleasantly surprised they exceeded it. During his night on the roof, Yount said he spent his time in a tent "reading and getting some school ...

September 21, 2011 | | Education

DMES girls on the go

Betsy Long is a runner.

September 21, 2011 | Ashley Ford | Education

PTHS chosen for Title I honor

Pine Tree Hill Elementary School is one of three schools statewide to be honored by the South Carolina Association of Title I Administrators for closing the achievement gap. Of the more than 500 Title I schools in South Carolina, Pine Tree Hill ranked in the top three in improving student achievement among students who have historically scored lower than their peers.

September 19, 2011 | | Education

Patriotic Week salute

September 16, 2011 | | Education

Junior Leadership launches new year

Junior Leadership Kershaw County kicked off its 24th year Aug. 26-27 with a two-day retreat for the 2011-12 class that included conquering a high ropes course.

September 16, 2011 | | Education

School menus -- Sept. 16, 2011

The following are menus for Kershaw County schools for the week of Sept. 19-23:

September 16, 2011 | | Education

Group aims to build literacy as tool for life

Kershaw County and Camden city councils designated September as National Literacy Month, and volunteers with the Kershaw County Literacy Association (KCLA) hope the community becomes more aware of the organization's programs and goals.

September 14, 2011 | Michael Ulmer | Education

School board examines facility use policy

Thanks to a recent unanimous vote by the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees, two Columbia-based for-profit, after-school programs are able to use multipurpose rooms at Blaney and Doby's Mill elementary schools at reduced rates.

September 12, 2011 | Ashley Ford | Education

School menus -- Sept. 9, 2011

The following are menus for Kershaw County schools for the week of Sept. 12-16:

September 09, 2011 | | Education

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Camden student inducted into honor society

Alexandra Stephens of Camden, was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society ...

October 02, 2015 | | Education

CHS’ Williams continues family legacy, makes own path

Leadership and being a part of student government runs in Carlos Williams' blood. Williams, this year's Camden High School (CHS) student body president, has ...

September 28, 2015 | Tenell Felder | Education


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