Although an increase in funding from Kershaw County is helping to keep a transitional housing program open, the Kershaw County Housing Authority (KCHA) is facing ...
June 24, 2016 | Tenell Felder | Kershaw County
Bethune's budget will increase in 2017, reflecting, among other things, a 2 percent raise for two full-time employees and one part-time employee.
June 24, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Kershaw County
The city of Camden will conduct a third public meeting on a proposed redevelopment project for a former wastewater lagoon to become a park.
June 24, 2016 | | Camden
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) is seeking the whereabouts of 43-year-old Darryl Everette Halley in connection with an arson and assault case on ...
June 24, 2016 | Martin L. Cahn | Crime-Police-Fire
After getting just six hits in a 4-3 victory over Kershaw County Post 17 on Tuesday in Camden, the Sumter P-15's managed just four ...
June 21, 2016 | By Dennis Brunson Special to the C-I (Camden, S.C.) | Sports
To the best of anyone's knowledge, USC-Salkehatchie has not asked Camden High graduate Kennedi Stokes to come up with a slogan touting the virtues ...
June 21, 2016 | Tom Didato | Camden High/Middle
Ballybristol Farm's Andi'amu turned back spirited late challenges from All for Us and Jamarjo to win Monmouth Park's featured steeplechase race, a ...
June 21, 2016 | By Don Clippinger | Equine
June 21, 2016 | | Ariail
A year ago, the grief was still fresh. We were all still reeling from the murders of nine innocent people at Emanuel AME Church in ...
June 21, 2016 | | Editorials
I was reading something the other day about yet another internet scam thing -- it even has a catchy, groovy name. All the young, in-the-know hipsters ...
June 21, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Columns
WASHINGTON -- The arguments for and against gun control are so familiar by now, we might as well hit replay and skip the debate.
June 21, 2016 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writer's Group | Columns
Behind the little house in which I spent a happy childhood, where I toted books from one room to another, where I knelt by my ...
June 21, 2016 | | Columns
Throughout the school year, I meet with student government leaders from our three high schools. At the last meeting, I ask the seniors in the ...
June 21, 2016 | By Frank Morgan, KCSD Superintendent C-I contributing columnist | Columns
The senseless shooting at Emanuel Church in Charleston was, by any standard, a horrible and grevious act. Any civil person has to feel sorrow and ...
June 21, 2016 | Charlie Humphries Camden | Letters
For Don Nelson, the third time was the charm.
June 21, 2016 | | Yesteryear
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WeylChem U.S. is appealing Kershaw County's issuance of a new pretreatment permit and two administrative compliance orders regarding discharge violations at the county's wastewater treatment plant. Kershaw County Council will use part its meeting today to craft an appeals process and then set dates to hear WeylChem's appeals.
June 28, 2016 | Martin L. Cahn | Kershaw County
Camden City Council will consider second and final reading of an ordinance that would grant certain economic incentives for a new hotel on Wall Street near the I-20/Exit 98 interchange.
June 28, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Camden
Camden First United Methodist Church will celebrate Rev. Larry D. McCutcheon's first anniversary on Sunday during its regular 11 a.m. worship service. Rev. McCutcheon came to Camden First after completing 11 years of service at Trinity United Methodist Church in Orangeburg. Rev. McCutcheon is described as an outstanding "people's person" wherein he effectively relates to and works with all segments of the church. However, he has a special gift in relating to and connecting with the youth and children of the church. Beyond the church, he serves as a Youth Arbitrator in the 5th Circuit Youth Arbitration ...
June 24, 2016 | | People & Places
The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) will have the last Finally Friday of the season this Friday, June 24 with some good 'ole rock n' roll featuring The Double Naught Spies. The concert will take place from 6 to8:30 p.m. in the Shull Pavilion behind the Wood Auditorium. Rain location will be the stage of the Wood Auditorium. Finally Friday is sponsored by Duke Energy, NBSC, Alpine Agency, Graham Realty, Gadgets of Camden, and City Laundry & Cleaners. The FAC would like to thank Kevin Taylor (KT Music & Sound) for producing another great series.
June 21, 2016 | | People & Places
Seldom Rest Farm at 1410 Jones Road in the northern edge of the county, will be featured along with five Kershaw County farms during the state's largest free farm agri-tourism event -- The 2016 Ag + Art Tour, June 18 and 19.
June 17, 2016 | | People & Places
LUGOFF –Melba Faye Register, 48, passed away June 8, 2016. Born in Durham, N.C., she was a daughter of Jimmie Lee and Margaret Ruth Lennon Register. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Camden.
June 14, 2016 | | Obituaries
June 14, 2016 | | Ariail
Friday, we published a guest column from Kershaw County Sheriff Jim Matthews detailing several recent, violent incidents to which deputies responded. Matthews said deputies respond to such incidents, patrol our communities and respond to other emergencies while making a starting salary of only $31,500. Furthermore, he said 11 of the 22 deputies who have left the department since Jan. 2015 have done so for higher salaries.
June 14, 2016 | | Editorials
With the chaos of modern life swirling around us 24/7, we long for the moment we and our families can put it all on hold and take off to that magical place called "Not Here."
June 14, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Columns
WASHINGTON -- It was inevitable we would one day seek ways to kill ourselves with society's blessing.
June 14, 2016 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writer's Group | Columns
When I was a young sports writer, just beginning an education on the world of sports and the men who made the majors great, I was fascinated with NFL quarterback Kenny Stabler.
June 14, 2016 | By Ronda Rich www.rondarich.com | Columns
This week I'd like to say a few words about a guy no one has ever referred to -- in my presence, anyway -- as their favorite driver. No one has ever spent half an hour gushing to me about his charitable endeavors, which for the record supports health care, education, career training and rehabilitation. No one has bored me by rehashing the hilarity of his sitcom cameo appearances (which never happened). A lot of words fly around in reference to this guy, but very few of them are positive.
June 14, 2016 | | Columns
Three Kershaw County residents are among 350 students selected by the S.C. Governor's School for the Arts to participate in programs this summer.
June 14, 2016 | | Yesteryear
Goat Daddy's Farm at 144 Tomahawk Trail in Elgin is the fifth of six farms featured during the huge farm tour event taking place in Kershaw County next weekend. Tucked away in the woods, "Goat Daddy's," is an eco-friendly hot spot for everyone who loves farming and the outdoors.
June 14, 2016 | | People & Places
The National Steeplechase Association's summer pari-mutuel season kicks off Friday at Monmouth Park with a $35,000 Ratings Handicap and a $30,000 Sport of Kings maiden hurdle.
June 14, 2016 | By DON CLIPPINGER | Equine