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Editorial: KH layoffs

Today's news of KershawHealth's decision to lay off 26 employees is unwelcome, but understandable news. Despite Capella and MUSC Health's recent lease/purchase of the hospital and their agreement to invest some $55 million into the healthcare operation during the next 10 years, some tightening of the belt was likely inevitable.

January 08, 2016 | | Editorials


Editorial: A real race

Like many of you, we are not greatly enamored with the candidates for president gracing our television and computer screens this year. With all the bombast assailing us, we are quite grateful for the more pleasant campaigns right here at home for the special election to fill the District 1 seat on Kershaw County Council.

January 05, 2016 | | Editorials


Editorial: The new year

We awake today to the first day of 2016. What will it bring, we wonder. There will be birthdays, graduations and weddings -- life goes on.

January 01, 2016 | | Editorials


Editorial: Health foundation

As we report on our front page today, the KershawHealth Foundation is changing its name to the Health Foundation of Kershaw County. Long-time residents will remember it under yet another name: The Hospital Foundation to Advance Healthcare in Kershaw County.

December 29, 2015 | | Editorials


Editorial: Happy holidays!

The date on today's paper reads Friday, December 25, 2015. Many of you, however, likely received or bought your copy of today's paper on Thursday -- an early present, if you will, due to moving our publishing schedule to account for even the post office and our delivery drivers being off Christmas Eve and Christmas day.

December 24, 2015 | | Editorials


Editorial: Camden does it again

Today's front page news on Camden's selection as a stop for the EQUUS Film Festival (EFF) WINNIE Winners Tour is a major coup for the county seat.

December 22, 2015 | | Editorials


Editorial: Part of the story

It is very, very rare when this, or any other, newspaper becomes part of the story it is covering. Today, one of our top stories concerns the positive result of a search for 7-year-old Charles Chandler, who disappeared with his parents just before Thanksgiving after being here only a few short weeks.

December 18, 2015 | | Editorials


Editorial: Election 2016

The election season is starting a little earlier than usual for us here in Kershaw County, due to the need for a special election to fill the District 1 seat on Kershaw County Council vacated by Willie Mickle at the end of November.

December 15, 2015 | | Editorials


Editorial: Again, shop local

It's that time of year again.

December 11, 2015 | | Editorials


Editorial: Guns

Guns.

December 08, 2015 | | Editorials


Editorial: Duke license

It took nearly a decade, but the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) finally reissued Duke Energy's license to operate the Catawba-Wateree Hydroelectric Project, which include the Wateree River, Lake Wateree and its dam.

December 04, 2015 | | Editorials


Editorial: Health board is still public body

Our recent report on how the Health Services District of Kershaw Count Board of Trustees netted $2.3 million from the $35 million lease/sale of KershawHealth to Capella Healthcare came about only because of a S.C. Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request.

December 01, 2015 | | Editorials


Editorial: Thankful

As the Thanksgiving holiday passes and we begin to turn our attention to Chanuka, Christmas, Kwanzaa and other winter festivities, we should ever be mindful of what we should be thankful.

November 27, 2015 | | Editorials


Editorial: Camden High

This is turning out to be a very difficult year for Camden High School (CHS), its students, teachers, staff and community.

November 24, 2015 | | Editorials


Editorial: Unveilings

The word "unveil" or "unveiled" appeared in three headlines Tuesday. In each case, the unveiling involved revealed something positive about Kershaw County and its communities.

November 20, 2015 | | Editorials


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Editorial: Economic trips

Today, we report on two recent overseas trips taken by Kershaw County Council Chairman Julian Burns and County Economic Development Director Peggy McLean. According to ...

April 29, 2016 | | Editorials


City, county must act quickly to find Kmart replacement

Today's announcement the Kmart in Camden will close by the end of July is very unwelcome news. It is not surprising, however. Simply driving ...

April 26, 2016 | | Editorials


Editorial: State of the county

Friday morning, Kershaw County Chairman Julian Burns and County Administrator Vic Carpenter served as the keynote speakers for a Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce breakfast ...

April 19, 2016 | | Editorials


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