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KC squads play twinbill in Sumter tonight

Due to torrential rains which rendered the playing field at Riley Park in Sumter unplayable, Tuesday's scheduled second game of the second round state American Legion playoff series between Kershaw...

July 18, 2018 | | Sports

17ers takes series opener in 9, 10-9

Josh Boone, who got on base after being hit by a pitch with one out in the bottom of the ninth, scored the winning run from third base on a wild pitch to give Kershaw County Post 17 a 10-9 win over...

July 17, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports

17ers heading to Lexington tonight

The Kershaw County Post 17 American Legion baseball team, the League III champion, will travel to Lexington tonight for game two of their first round best-of-five state American Legion baseball pla...

July 10, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports

City council may extend manager’s contract

Camden City Council will meet in executive session near the end of its meeting tonight in order to discuss a personnel matter. Immediately thereafter, in open session, council will consider a resol...

July 10, 2018 | Martin L. Cahn | Camden

County council to take up rezoning

Kershaw County Council will take a first look at a proposed rezoning during tonight's meeting at the County Government Center. The property in question is a 10-acre parcel located at Wateree Dam R...

July 10, 2018 | Jim Tatum | Kershaw County

State junior tennis team champs to be crowned

Before the first racket smacked a ball across one of its nets, the Tennis Center of Camden had already secured its first major tournament. This weekend, the fledgling facility located along Campbe...

July 10, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports

Column: Marquette conservatives wrong

WASHINGTON -- Free speech won; decency lost. This has become such a common observation that it hardly merits a headline. But in a Wisconsin Supreme Court case resolved Friday, the plaintiff was th...

July 10, 2018 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns

Fountain camp set for CHS Saturday

Former Camden High and Clemson University defensive end Maurice "Mo" Fountain will host a one-day youth football camp at Camden High School on Saturday, July 7. The camp, which will be held on the...

July 06, 2018 | | Sports

NSA protecting its athletes

When a jockey parts company with a mount, no longer is it a matter of the rider getting up and preparing for the next race. A fall or lost rider in a sanctioned National Steeplechase Association r...

July 06, 2018 | By DON CLIPPINGER | Equine

West All Stars off to state tourney

After having won the 10-team Coach Pitch All-Star District IV Tournament hosted by the Kershaw County Parks and Recreation Department at Kershaw West Complex in Elgin, the Kershaw County West team ...

July 06, 2018 | | Seasonal Sports

P-17 opens state playoffs at home Monday night

Barring an upset last night, the Kershaw County Post 17 American Legion baseball team will host Lexington in the first round of the state American Legion baseball playoffs. The best-of-five series...

July 06, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports

Editorial: Welcome to the neighborhood

Readers will notice the front page story today by senior writer Martin L. Cahn about new Kershaw County School District Superintendent Dr. Shane Robbins, who officially started the job on Monday. W...

July 06, 2018 | | Editorials

Column: 18 years and counting

Thursday marked my 18th anniversary with the C-I. I celebrated by doing what I usually do on Thursdays: polish up my latest article (in this case, my interview with new Kershaw County School Distri...

July 06, 2018 | Martin L. Cahn | Columns

Column: Grandma’s petunias

Vintage petunias. I had forgotten them, those flowers grandma loved. Surely I saw them in youth. As I sort through my mental album I think I recall them. Pale colors, pastel petals of white and pin...

July 06, 2018 | By Tom Poland C-I contributing columnist | Columns

Column: Message in a bottle

As I walked down the beach on this July 4th admiring all the spirited displays of American pride, my mind kept wandering to thoughts of our Founding Fathers. Looking down at the surf, I imagined se...

July 06, 2018 | By Paula Joseph C-I contributing columnist | Columns

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