Camden's Revolutionary War Site's palisade wall – which is a wooden fence as defense mechanism -- was built in the 1970s to represent the fortified border of 1780-81 Camden. On Wednesday and Thursday, more than 200 Lugoff-Elgin High JROTC students helped take down that wall.
November 18, 2016|
C-I Staff Writer
n 2012, when Camden resident Amari Williams was nine-years-old, his concerned mother, Camisha Williams, took him to the doctor because he had swollen feet. Amari and his mother were immediately sent to Palmetto Children's Hospital and from there to the Medical University of South Carolina's Children's Hospital that same day.
Longtime favorite local band Second Nature will be formally inducted tonight into the Carolina Beach Music Hall of Fame at the Ocean Drive Beach & Golf Resort in North Myrtle Beach. The ceremony starts at 6 p.m. with a dance – music provided by the guests of honor, of course – to follow.
This Sunday will mark the beginning of National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness week in Kershaw County. In recognition of the week, United Way of Kershaw County partner agencies and local food banks will host several events to raise awareness of hunger and homelessness in Kershaw County
Elgin Town Council voted to endorse the One-Cent Sales tax and Referendum at Tuesday's night meeting. The projects from the referendum are focused on building and updating schools in Kershaw County. Specific projects to the West Wateree area include: building new schools for Lugoff Elementary and Wateree Elementary, renovations to Stover Middle, Lugoff-Elgin High and additions to Lugoff-Elgin Middle and Doby's Mill Elementary.
The 20th Annual Carolina Downhome Blues Festival remains on go with events as scheduled. The only shift is the Town Green outdoor venue in downtown Camden will now relocate to the campus of the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County. An updated schedule is available at www.fineartscenter.org. Armbands are available at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County, located at 810 Lyttleton Street from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday; 7 to 10 p.m. on Friday, and on Saturday from noon until 5 p.m. and again from 6 to 11 p.m. Armbands ...
Camden resident Paula Bracey was featured in The Wall Street Journal to talk about how she implemented walking meetings at her job, South Carolina Department of Health and Environment Control (DHEC) in Columbia.
October 04, 2016|
C-I Staff Writer