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L-E advances, CHS eliminated in volleyball tourney

It was a mixed bag for Kershaw County volleyball on Thursday night. Camden, the Region 4-AAA top seed, fell to fourth seeded Palmetto in a first round Upper State match played inside the Dog Pound...

October 27, 2014 | | Sports

Brown wins football contest prize money

Tim Brown missed the mark on two games to win the Chronicle-Independent football contest for the weekend of Oct. 18. For his winning entry, the Camden resident earned the $50 first prize. The foo...

October 27, 2014 | | Seasonal Sports

Ridge View holds off Demons, 24-16

Too little, too late. That's what it felt like for Demon fans at Lugoff-Elgin Stadium Friday night. On homecoming, Ridge View used a ground and pound attack in the second half to outlast the host...

October 27, 2014 | By TYLER CUPP Special to the C-I (Camden, S.C.) | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle

Letting bygones be bygones

Grown men had tears in their eyes. Hugs were exchanged freely while friends, family and fans wrapped themselves around a Camden football team like, possibly, never before. Following a taxing week ...

October 27, 2014 | Tom Didato | Camden High/Middle

CHS institutes new post-game policy

In the aftermath of last Friday's post-game fight with Dreher, while the two teams lined up to shake hands following Camden's 39-30 win over the visiting Blue Devils, Camden High School principal D...

October 24, 2014 | | Camden High/Middle

Demons hope to celebrate homcoming with a win

Homecoming is that Catch-22 for a head football coach. He must walk a fine line between allowing his players to enjoy the week-long festivities while also making sure their minds are on Friday nigh...

October 24, 2014 | Tom Didato | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle

Knights face familiar challenge against high-flying Cheraw

Youth, like ignorance, can sometimes be bliss. Louis Clyburn is hoping the youngsters on his North Central football team will turn a deaf eye or, a blind eye to most of what Cheraw has done since ...

October 24, 2014 | Tom Didato | North Central High/Middle

Expert advice on no-spank discipline that really works

Two kids are wrestling over the toy clown their aunt made, voices rising as each demands the right to sleep with it. Stephanie Mihalas, a licensed child and family psychologist in Los Angeles...

October 23, 2014 | Lois M. Collins Deseret News | National

Lindsey Stirling visits the Old West in latest video

Lindsey Stirling's latest YouTube video has garnered nearly 1 million views in a single day. The video features Stirling facing off in a Wild West shootout in which she doesn't use a gun but...

October 23, 2014 | | National

How to overcome your fitness insecurities

A former star athlete sits parked outside the local fitness center, afraid to walk in and find he can no longer bench press what he used to. A retired school teacher's heart sinks after heari...

October 23, 2014 | Arianne Brown Deseret News | National

How to use humor to avoid an argument

According to the dictionary, humor is defined as a "condition of the mind, mental state, disposition, temperament or feeling." In other words, humor can be good or bad; however, there is no ...

October 23, 2014 | Chris Ayres FamilyShare | National

Pumpkin Spice Granola is a healthy fall treat

It seems as soon as the fall season comes around, the pumpkin recipes are everywhere. While I love the pumpkin cakes and cookies as much or more as the next person, sometimes I want to have my...

October 23, 2014 | Tara Creel Deseret News | National

'How to Hug a Hedgehog' empowers parents to help teens

"HOW TO HUG A HEDGEHOG," by Brad Wilcox and Jerrick Robbins, Familius, $14.95, 144 pages (nf) Being a parent to a teen is not usually an easy undertaking. Brad Wilcox and Jerrick Robbins have...

October 23, 2014 | Wendy Jessen Deseret News | National

Siblings help boys learn sympathy, study finds

Boys benefit just as much as girls from the sibling relationship, which can help them develop sympathy and prosocial behaviors in ways other relationships can't, a new study found. Brigham Yo...

October 23, 2014 | Celeste Tholen Rosenlof KSL | National

Lower gas prices could mean economic impact down the road

Prices at the pump have dropped to four-year lows, saving consumers cash but making economists uneasy. On Monday, the national average for gasoline is $3.09 per gallon. In 16 states the avera...

October 23, 2014 | Deborah Sutton Deseret News | National

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