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School board to vote on new referenda development
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The Kershaw County Board of School Trustees is scheduled to vote Tuesday night on whether to move forward with developing a pair of new construction-related referenda and, if so, to accept a draft timeline for that development. Voters rejected two referenda in November 2014, which would have had the cumulative effect of enacting a 1-cent sales tax to pay for $130 million in bonds to be used to repair and replace aging academic and athletic facilities. Proposed projects included replacing Camden High School’s Zemp Stadium with a new stadium on Ehrenclou Drive and consolidating Baron DeKalb, Bethune and Mt.