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Kershaw County Special Olympics to be held Friday
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More than 200 athletes from across Kershaw County will participate in Special Olympics on Friday at Camden Military Academy (CMA). Participants represent 24 Kershaw County School District (KCSD) classes and the Kershaw County Board of Special Disabilities. A police escort will lead the buses of athletes to the event starting from the Chick-fil-A parking lot in Camden at 8:30 a.m. A Flame of Hope torch carried by athletes from KCSD high schools and law enforcement officials will join the procession at the Camden IGA at 8:45 a.m. and take a lap around the CMA track as part of the opening ceremony, which will also include the athletes reciting the Special Olympics oath, “Let me win.