High school girl's data on Battle of Camden to be used for class study
December 04, 2013 | | Yesteryear
While it may not have been on the flat track, The Elkstone Group LLC's Bodie Island roared to a 2 ¾-length win a short trip from where he was developed when he jumped his way to victory in the $20,000 Hobkirk Hill Starter Allowance at the Nov. 23 Marion duPont Scott Colonial Cup in Camden.
December 04, 2013 | Tom Didato | Equine
December 04, 2013 | | Ariail
Shopping for friends and family members can be fun, but it can also be very stressful. I can't tell you how many holidays have come and gone where I've waited until the last minute to buy Christmas presents for my nearest and dearest. It's not because I don't have the opportunity. Bien au contraire, mon ami, ce n'est pas vrai.
December 04, 2013 | Haley Atkinson | Columns
WASHINGTON -- If you peruse the news on any given day, the farm bill/food stamp debate produces two general impressions: Republicans are heartless turkey thieves; Democrats are spendthrift welfare caterers. If only neither were a little bit right.
December 04, 2013 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns
This is a copy of my letter to the Camden Planning Commission and to Camden City Council. I have had many phone calls from people concerned about this proposed ordinance, as well as calls from my neighbors supporting my having roosters. I have been advised that I am grandfathered, but more restrictive covenants, and zoning ordinances are not the answer for Camden. Any noise nuisance noise cases should be handled on an individual basis, ...
December 04, 2013 | Vickie Dawson Camden | Letters
"We are Camden, a place surrounded by history. Long a home of Native Americans, we were founded not long after Carolina was separated into North and South. Here, King Haigler, the Catawba chief, worked for peace among natives and colonists along the banks of the Wateree. Here, Patriots suffered one of the worst defeats in the Revolutionary War. Yet, from this place the tide of war would turn and ultimately lead to victory for ...
December 04, 2013 | By Mayor Tony Scully C-I contributing columnist | Columns
Rollie Reynolds, son of Gay and Rollie Reynolds, of Kershaw County, recently received the Employee of the Quarter award from the Lexington County Fire Service (LCFS) where he serves as an apparatus operator.
December 04, 2013 | | Crime-Police-Fire
Sixth grade students at Camden Middle School (CMS) recently celebrated Mummy Day, a culmination of a unit of study on Ancient Egypt. During the school day, students traveled to four stations where they participated in cross curriculum activities. Students created life-size sarcophagi, found the surface area of pyramids that they then constructed, participated in a virtual pharaoh's mummification process, and then mummified chicken legs.
December 04, 2013 | | Education
INVISTA's annual holiday blood drive will be Tuesday, December 10, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
December 04, 2013 | | Kershaw County
One of the many problems in politics today is that many elected officials begin to believe they are smarter than the electorate and feel they should be able to make decisions that contravene public attitudes. They justify this, of course, in a myriad of ways. The recent resignation of a Colorado state senator is the ultimate in arrogance when it comes to ignoring the voters and trying to circumvent ...
December 04, 2013 | | Editorials
Camden High School senior Madison Grant and junior teammate Morgan Wilson were named to the 2013 All-Region 4-AAA Volleyball Team as selected by the conference's seven head coaches.
December 04, 2013 | | Camden High/Middle
The 84 children of the Montessori School of Camden anxiously awaited the arrival of their grandparents and extended families for the annual celebration of Grandparents' Day.
December 04, 2013 | | Education
Passed away quietly in her sleep on November 26, 2013 in Vista, California at the home of her son, Von.
December 04, 2013 | | Obituaries
December 04, 2013 | | Obituaries
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The KershawHealth Board of Trustees held a special called meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday evening to interview another candidate for the position of interim chief executive officer. The board, which held the meeting at KershawHealth's Health Resource Center, interviewed Terry Gunn, a former healthcare CEO in South Carolina, during a closed-door executive session.
November 15, 2013 | Martin L. Cahn | Healthcare
Camden: Classically Carolina. That's the new brand Greenville-based marketing firm Arnett Muldrow presented to Camden residents and city of Camden officials at a "brand reveal" Wednesday night at TenEleven Galleria. Ben Muldrow, the firm's designer, joined the team Wednesday to present Camden's new brand. Arnett Muldrow did a three-day branding workshop focused on tourist attractions, African-American history and culture, young professionals and the general public, as well as merchants and the ...
November 15, 2013 | | Camden
WASHINGTON -- In spite of everything -- the GOP's internal scrimmages, the government shutdown, the party's transparent attempts to derail Obamacare -- Republicans keep getting second chances.
November 15, 2013 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns
November 15, 2013 | | Ariail
It remains to be seen whether Kershaw County travelers will benefit or suffer from the merger of USAirways and American Airlines, a move which was approved by the Justice Department earlier this week. Some consumer groups opposed the merger on grounds that it will reduce competition and ultimately lead to higher ticket prices. But at Charlotte's Douglas International Airport, which is used by many local travelers, USAirways already controls ...
November 15, 2013 | | Editorials
Who's become the favorite whipping boy of both the left and the right?
November 15, 2013 | Glenn Tucker | Columns
Lady Gaga will be the first artist to perform in space. A media outlet reported that the 27-year-old will have her intergalactic debut in the early part of 2015. Gaga, who'll fly Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic to get to her otherworldly destination, said she was asked to perform and was given a complementary ticket. Lady Gaga's performance will be broadcast during the Zero G Colony music festival in 2015. Zero G Colony ...
November 15, 2013 | Miciah Bennett | Columns
Mt. Olivet Christian School would like to congratulate the students that made Honor Roll this nine weeks:
November 15, 2013 | | Education
Among the animals available for adoption at the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter are Cleo, a six-month-old Beagle mix and a gray female cat. The adoption donation includes spaying or neutering. The shelter, located at the south end of Fair Street and managed by the Kershaw County Humane Society, is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays. The shelter is closed Sunday and Monday. ...
November 15, 2013 | | Pets
A 43-foot-long replica of the H.L. Hunley will return to the Camden Archives and Museum from on Dec. 13 and 14. The replica last appeared in Camden in May 2012. On the evening of February 17, 1864, the moon cast a white glow over the waters of the Atlantic Ocean near the mouth of Charleston Harbor. The USS Housatonic, the Union Navy's largest ship at 1,240 tons, lay at anchor in the ...
November 15, 2013 | By Katherine Richardson C-I contributing columnist | Columns
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) partnered together on October 29 to present an original production about the history and values of scouting. "A Century of Honor," commemorates the 100-year relationship between the Church and the BSA. This was the largest Scouting event ever held.
November 15, 2013 | | Kershaw County
Should either of the four Grade I winners from this year win the $100,000 Colonial Cup Steeplechase, it would go a long way toward swaying the voters when it comes time to select the 2013 Eclipse Award winner for steeplechasing.
November 15, 2013 | Tom Didato | Equine
The Camden Hunt will host a hunter/jumper clinic featuring world champion hunter rider Liza Towell Boyd and her father and noted trainer, Jack Towell.
November 13, 2013 | | Equine
The city of Camden hosted an Arbor Day celebration Friday honoring the city's first responders.
November 13, 2013 | Miciah Bennett | Camden
November 13, 2013 | | Miscellaneous