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Local airmen finish basic training

U.S. Air Force airmen Wallyce-Olivia Dowey, a 2014 Lugoff-Elgin High School graduate, and Paul M. Kleiber, a 2015 graduate of Camden Military Academy, graduated graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

June 06, 2017 | | Military

Legion honors first responders, long-time members

James Leroy Belk Americn Legion Post 17 recognized first responders, including a firefighter, highway patrol trooper and sheriff's deputy. The Legion also recognized two long-time members of the post.

April 25, 2017 | | Military

Camden native receives top USACE engineering honor

Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan -- A Camden native currently deployed to Afghanistan received one of the highest honors bestowed within the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) at a ceremony on Bagram Airfield on April 7.

April 11, 2017 | | Military

Walters completes basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Brandon K. Walters recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

March 10, 2017 | | Military

Camden celebrates Veterans Day

November 15, 2016 | | Military

Military Briefs: Felder graduates from basic training

Air Force Airman Brandon T. Felder, whose mother, Deborah Felder is a graduate of Lugoff-Elgin High School, recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

June 24, 2016 | | Military

Post 17 seeking Palmetto Boys State applications

James Leroy Belk American Legion Post No. 17 is seeking applications for Palmetto Boys State, to be held June 5-11 at Anderson University in Anderson.

April 05, 2016 | | Military

Vietnam veterans, airborne soldiers honored

November 11 may be officially known as Veterans Day, but Tuesday veterans of the Vietnam War as well as veterans of the 505th Infantry Division and the 82nd Airborne were honored for their sacrifice and service.

April 01, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Military

Area resident advocates for veterans at Washington, D.C. conference

Teresia Hayes of Camden, state president of the American Legion's Department of South Carolina was one of more than 300 delegates and distinguished guests from across the nation who attended the American Legion Auxiliary's (ALA) annual Washington, D.C., conference held Feb. 22-25. The winter event provides an opportunity for the organization's leadership to hear from Washington-based experts on issues relevant to the ALA's mission and to meet with Congressional representatives on key legislative priorities.

March 04, 2016 | | Military

Fletcher promoted to brigadier general

Antonio M. Fletcher (SOJTF-B, USSOCOM), a Camden native and son of Thelma Rutledge and King Fletcher, of Camden, earned a promotion to brigadier general during ceremonies held in November.

March 01, 2016 | | Military

Valentines for veterans

February 19, 2016 | | Military

Kershaw County honors military on Veterans Day

Students, family members, staff and veterans from all branches of the military filled Camden Elementary School's (CES) multi-purpose room Tuesday for one of the Kershaw County School District's many Veterans Day-related celebrations. Similar ceremonies took place across the district, as well as Wednesday at Camden's American Legion Post No. 17 and American Legion Post No. 195 in Lugoff on Thursday.

November 13, 2015 | By Martin L. Cahn and Jim Tatum C-I news staff | Military

Military News for Oct. 31, 2015

Army National Guard Private Odre'aunna N. Watkins has graduated from basic training at Fort Jackson.

October 27, 2015 | | Military

Military Briefs - Aug. 21, 2015

Air Force Reserve Airman Dre'shon V. Wood graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

August 21, 2015 | | Military

Military Briefs - July 17, 2015

Cadets Joshua Cook and Johnmark Farlett, both of Lugoff, graduated from the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., recently.

July 17, 2015 | | Military

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Feature photo: Always Remember

The James Leroy Belk American Legion Post 17 hosted its annual Veterans Day program Nov. 9. Despite gray skies and damp conditions, the program was ...

November 16, 2018 | | Military


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