When it comes to the modern American economy, location is everything. As recent studies have shown, your zip code makes a huge difference when it comes to upward mobility and career opportunities.
May 23, 2015 | JJ Feinauer Deseret News | National
With the possible extinction of in-state tuition and rising costs of higher education, college affordability is becoming an even larger factor for students seeking degrees than ever before, especially for those who study out-of-state.
May 23, 2015 | Shelby Slade Deseret News | National
“POLTERGEIST” — ★★ — Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Kennedi Clements, Kyle Catlett, Saxon Sharbino, Jared Harris; PG-13 (intense frightening sequences, brief suggestive material and some language); in general release
May 23, 2015 | Josh Terry Deseret News | National
ADDINGTON/DROPPINGTON — May is wrapping up and so are 55 titles from Netflix's streaming service. Don't start to panic just yet, because the streaming service is also getting 60 new titles, some of which are actually notable.
May 23, 2015 | John Clyde KSL | National
Multiple-episode stories and guest roles by seasoned actors on the verge of stardom highlight the fourth season of “Dr. Kildare,” now on DVD.
May 23, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | National
No one knowingly chooses to be married to someone they will later regret choosing. People who marry want to have a loving and lasting relationship with their spouse. Finding that person is the trick. However, there is “one sure sign” you may have found the right one. And it’s not all that tricky. You can tell right off and throughout your courtship if this person is right for you. Here’s the one sure sign:
May 22, 2015 | Gary and Joy Lundberg FamilyShare | National
Most people rarely think about Social Security before age 60. That is unfortunate, because many workers need Social Security benefits long before they reach retirement. Also, calculations that determine benefit amounts are based on a person’s complete work history, often extending back to part-time jobs in high school or college.
May 22, 2015 | Flint Stephens KSL | National
You can tell a lot about a person based on how he or she tips, at least according to author and researcher Kabir Sehghal.
May 22, 2015 | JJ Feinauer Deseret News | National
Your online routine could be helping you do more than you think. Whether you are logging into your computer at work or checking your social media pages, entering a password or two has become a daily habit. For some, passwords just need to meet a "7 characters, a capital letter, and a number” requirement, but these little passcodes could help you love your husband more.
May 22, 2015 | Emily Cummings FamilyShare | National
With all the articles out there, we know what we should be doing for our husbands. But in all the hustle and bustle of life, sometimes we forget. Wives should always be more complimentary and praise their husbands. We know this, and we feel a little guilty. No excuses are needed here; we just need to remember all the good things our husbands do for us. So here are seven praises we should tell our husbands and remember the secret: (whispered) praise them when they are not in the middle of a project.
May 22, 2015 | Valerie Steimle FamilyShare | National
The marriage rate in America has hit a record low and is expected to drop even further next year, according to a company that specializes in wedding and fertility trend forecasts. But some experts speculate that the headline-grabbing recent retreat from marriage may be bottoming out.
May 22, 2015 | Lois M. Collins Deseret News | National
Boaters at American Falls Reservoir in Idaho on Memorial Day will pass by a giant rock and a stand filled with life jackets. They’re free to borrow, but as the message carved on the stone face notes, “It’s only a life-preserver if you have it on.”
May 22, 2015 | Deseret Connect Deseret News | National
If you think skipping lunch will get your body beach ready for summertime, think again.
May 22, 2015 | Jessica Ivins KSL | National
There’s no way for me to really discuss “Tomorrowland” without first disclosing my absolute geek-love for Brad Bird.
May 22, 2015 | Travis Poppleton KSL | National
You’ve been there. We all have. You and a friend, significant other or family member are discussing where to head for dinner or what to wear for your night out. And for one reason or another, you both can't agree.
May 22, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | National
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Shopping for natural treatments for everyday ailments could soon become more complicated. The Food and Drug Administration held two days of hearings last week to reconsider whether nontraditional medical remedies should be subject to stricter regulations.
May 15, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | National
Tomorrow from Noon to 3 p.m., Kershaw County's Teen Advisory Board (TAB) will host its first event in Scott Park to spread awareness about teen pregnancy prevention. The theme of the event is "Change the World, not Diapers."
May 15, 2015 | Tenell Felder | People & Places
The Lugoff Garden Club welcomes Vicky Bertagnolli, the Consumer Horticulture Extension Agent/Master Gardener Coordinator for Aiken and Lexington counties, as guest speaker for the club's Monday, May 18, 2015 at the home of John & Charlene Henderson in Kings Grant in Lugoff.
May 15, 2015 | | People & Places
University of South Carolina men's head basketball coach Frank Martin and USC volleyball head coach Scott Swanson will join Camden native and USC offensive line coach/ co-offensive coordinator Shawn Elliott as guest speakers at the Kershaw County Gamecock Club's annual spring meeting.
May 15, 2015 | | Sports
When -- and all indications are it is a matter of when, not if -- Capella Healthcare completes its lease/purchase of KershawHealth, it will likely hire a position Kershaw County's hospital has not had before: Chief Quality Officer (CQO).
May 15, 2015 | Martin L. Cahn | Healthcare
Based on a plan designed by Chairman Ron Blackmon, members of the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees may be more directly involved in educating the public about a proposed second set of construction-related referenda for November 2016.
May 15, 2015 | Martin L. Cahn | Education
Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, the longest-serving independent in the history of the U.S. Senate, is seeking the Democratic nomination for president, and though there's virtually no chance he will win, the self-described "democratic socialist" will be a headache for Hillary Clinton as she tries to stampede her way to the nomination. Media reports often focus on the fact that Republican presidential candidates must veer to the right to appeal to the party's conservative faction, but this is the clear antithesis, in that Clinton will now be forced to move to the left to try to satisfy ...
May 15, 2015 | | Editorials
(Glenn Tucker is on the road. We are reprinting this column, which appeared in 1973, his second year in Camden.)
May 15, 2015 | Glenn Tucker | Columns
WASHINGTON -- It is nearly axiomatic presidential contests tend to shine a harsh light on conservative Christians -- inasmuch as they are viewed as the Republican Party's base and are, therefore, deemed fair game.
May 15, 2015 | By Kathleen Parker C-I contributing columnist | Columns
I have to admit, in a great many ways, I am a typical man. There can be no doubt that men and women think, feel and act differently in many, or most situations. That's not wrong; it's just the way we're made.
May 15, 2015 | Gary Phillips | Columns
Last Friday, 16 banker boxes of the late Reid Buckley's personal papers arrived at the Camden Archives and Museum. The archives already holds the manuscript versions of Reid's published books and papers about those published works. This recent donation are his day-to-day working files containing miscellaneous correspondence, Buckley family research, book reviews, manuscripts for screenplays he wrote, research materials for his published books, and such. The staff is eager to begin processing the collection and was peeking into various boxes this week. One of the first things they saw was a cardboard box dating to the 1970s which ...
May 15, 2015 | By Katherine Richardson C-I contributing columnist | Columns
Charleston Mayor Joe Riley recently spoke to S.C. Democrats gathering at their annual Jefferson Jackson fundraising dinner honoring the long-serving mayor.
May 15, 2015 | Edward R. Allen Camden | Letters
Registration for a number of fun and exciting summer camps is now underway at the Kershaw County Recreation Department.
May 15, 2015 | | Miscellaneous
Among the animals available for adoption at the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter are Annie, an 8-month-old tabby kitten, and York, a 6-month-old male Brindle Hound mix. 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 1 p.m. Saturday. The shelter is closed Sunday and Monday. For information on the shelter or to check for a missing pet, call 425-6016 or e-mail email@example.com. The ...
May 15, 2015 | | Pets
Frankenmuth Insurance recently recognized Upchurch & Jowers Insurance Agency Inc. of Camden as the 2014 "Diamond Achiever" for the state of South Carolina. According to a press release, the award is presented to the state agency attaining the highest overall percentage rating in profitability, growth and policy retention. This is the third consecutive year Upchurch & Jowers has been named the state's "Diamond Achiever."
May 15, 2015 | | Business