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NCHS student-athlete learning to be leaders

Last spring, the North Central High School athletic department began a new initiative designed at going the extra mile to promote leadership throughout the Knights' and Lady Knights' athletic team...

January 20, 2017 | | North Central High/Middle

Bids for patrol car, EMS station before Kershaw County Council

Kershaw County Council will discuss bids for a sheriff's patrol car and construction of an EMS station during its first meeting of 2017 today at 5:30 p.m. One of the Kershaw County Sheriff's Offic...

January 10, 2017 | | Kershaw County

City council to hold public hearing, second reading on H-tax bonds

Funding for a new tennis complex as well as updates on various infrastructure projects will come before Camden City Council during its regular session meeting tonight at City Hall. Council will ho...

January 10, 2017 | Jim Tatum | Camden

Tickets available for SCTOBA banquet

Graham Motion, who trained 2011 Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom, will be the guest speaker for the South Carolina Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders' Association (SCTOBA) banquet in Camden on Sa...

January 10, 2017 | | Equine

Weather interferes with weekend sports slate

Due to the threat of inclement weather, all Kershaw County high school athletic events scheduled for the weekend were postponed and, in the instance of the Bearcat Invitational at Rock Hill, cancel...

January 10, 2017 | | Sports

Watching weather

It appears Kershaw County was spared any serious problems associated with winter weather. While many were probably hoping for snow, the bulk of that missed us – we got a little dusting, but ...

January 10, 2017 | | Editorials

Celebrating Dr. King's legacy

Americans celebrate the third Monday in January to honor Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday. King powerfully and famously used his words to break down racial barriers. Across America, we are celebr...

January 10, 2017 | | Letters

Talking about the weather...

Wow – I thought I lived in South Carolina, not South Dakota. I suppose I shouldn't complain much – it may be 20 degrees outside, but it's not 20 below and it will warm back up by Tuesd...

January 10, 2017 | Jim Tatum | Columns

President-elect Trumpschenko

WASHINGTON -- First, a history refresher: For the past nine years, a smattering of Americans, most recently led by our now president-elect, have insisted that Barack Obama is a Muslim born in Kenya...

January 10, 2017 | Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns

Clema O. Baker

Clema O. Baker, 93, of Kershaw, SC, died Friday, January 6. Services were held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, January 9, from the Chapel of Baker Funeral Home. A private burial preceded the service in the M...

January 09, 2017 | | Obituaries

Howard Branham

CAMDEN – Funeral service for Howard Murray Branham, 73, was held Sunday at Mels Chapel Holiness Church with burial in the church cemetery. The Rev. Tommy Brown officiated. The family receiv...

January 09, 2017 | | Obituaries

Anna M. Chason

ELGIN – A Celebration of Life Service for Anna M. Chason, 74, will be held Sunday, January 15, 2017 from 3-5 p.m. at John Paul's Hair Salon, 10809 Two Notch Rd, Elgin. In lieu of flowers, mem...

January 09, 2017 | | Obituaries

Mildred Hoard Craig

Mildred Hoard Craig, 89, widow of Robert Edward Craig, of Camden, died on Saturday, January 7, 2017. Funeral Services will be private. Born on January 7, 1928, Mildred was the daughter of the late...

January 09, 2017 | | Obituaries

Rosemary Demeary

Ms. Rosemary Demeary, 61, of 735 Tremble Branch Road, Camden, SC, passed on Sunday, January 1, 2017. Funeral services were conducted Monday, January 9, 2017, at Lighthouse for Christ Ministries, Ca...

January 09, 2017 | | Obituaries

McCoy Metts Hill

McCoy Metts Hill died on January 5, 2017, at her home in Camden, South Carolina, where she was born in 1923. She was the daughter of Col. Walter Arthur Metts and Sally Bland Williams Metts of Camd...

January 09, 2017 | | Obituaries

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