Although she was eliminated after making it to the top 20 on NBC’s “The Voice,” Madilyn Paige shares what she learned from her experience on the hit television show in her new music video, “Irreplaceable.” Paige’s self-titled debut album, which was produced by a Deseret Book label, will include the song and will be released Feb. 3, 2015.
January 28, 2015 | Morgan Jones Deseret News | National
Motherhood is a unique stage of life. As a mother, I've felt simultaneously busy and lonely. Sometimes life with kids forces friendships to the bottom of your priority list. Moms need friends, too. Don't let your friendships disappear just because you've got kids. Read on for 5 ways to make friends.
January 28, 2015 | Amy Peterson FamilyShare | National
Earlier this month, "Downtown Abbey" resumed with its fifth season airing Sundays on PBS.
January 28, 2015 | Christine Rappleye Deseret News | National
A playground gang fight? With ... moms?
January 28, 2015 | Wendy Jessen FamilyShare | National
For most couples, parenting after infertility brings solace and a relationship that is long awaited. But for some, the undercurrent of feelings related to infertility continues to read its ugly head. Although most “resolve” their infertility (fertility treatments, child-free living, adoption, third party reproduction) and their lives move forward, many women continue to feel a resurgence of sadness even after parenting.
January 28, 2015 | Whitney Barrell KSL | National
All three branches of the federal government and every state have failed to meet minimum standards to protect abused and neglected children, according to a report issued Tuesday that lambasted the American child-welfare system.
January 28, 2015 | Lois M. Collins Deseret Media Companies | National
Your newborn baby is cute, for sure, but it doesn't seem like there is much going on in there. The baby eats. The baby cries. The baby fills diapers. The baby sleeps. However, your baby is quite intelligent for one who is such a novice at life. If he or she could talk, this is what you might hear.
January 28, 2015 | Rachel Chipman FamilyShare | National
Every woman wants to feel beautiful in the eyes of her husband. It seems safe to say every man wants his wife to feel beautiful—even gorgeous. When a woman feels that the loving comments and actions from her husband are genuine, it can’t help but increase her love for him. Here are 11 things you can say that will get you in the compliment-giving groove.
January 28, 2015 | Gary and Joy Lundberg FamilyShare | National
With the Super Bowl fast approaching, here are three family friendly football movies to get you amped up for the big game.
January 28, 2015 | Dylan Cannon KSL | National
While the general public knows that Valentine's Day is in February, most may not be aware that it is also a month dedicated to teen dating violence awareness and prevention.
January 28, 2015 | Kelsey Clark Deseret Media Companies | National
Do you let your children roam the neighborhood alone? Would you let them walk unsupervised to a park a mile from your house?
January 28, 2015 | Erin Stewart Deseret Media Companies | National
The Crock-Pot is 75 years old this month, and while you can use this nifty gadget to whip up some sticky wings for your Super Bowl party, cook oatmeal overnight for an instant breakfast or even make homemade organic ketchup (who knew?), the Crock-Pot has had mixed results delivering on one of its advertised benefits: freeing women from the time-consuming tedium of housework.
January 28, 2015 | Marsha Maxwell Deseret Media Companies | National
January 28, 2015 | | Ariail
Camden High School will send 10 wrestlers --- including three Region 4-AAA champions --- into the state AAA Upper State wrestling championships to be held on Feb. 20-12 at West-Oak Middle School.
January 28, 2015 | Tom Didato | Camden High/Middle
The Lugoff-Elgin High School wrestling team won three of their eight matches to finish sixth in the Gamecock Duals, contested last Friday and Saturday at Sumter High School.
January 28, 2015 | | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle
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Hear ye, hear ye! Sarah Palin hereby accuses President Barack Obama of the high crime of shucking and jiving or, more precisely, a "shuck and jive shtick" with "Benghazi lies."
November 02, 2012 | By Clarence Page Chicago Tribune | Columns
Hurricane Sandy proved once again that Mother Nature is always in charge. In fact, the number of natural tragedies in the last few years has been almost incalculable, emphasizing the point that man has little power when facing natural forces. Though nobody would have chosen it to happen because of a storm inflicting such cruel damage to so many people, it did focus publicity off the presidential race, and that was fortunate; the media coverage had become stifling.
November 02, 2012 | | Editorials
I just want to say "thank you." I went to get gas at Circle K in Lugoff Sunday, October 28. I used my debit card. I did not know I had lost it until Monday. My heart fell to my feet. I knew the only place I had been was Circle K. I went back Monday with a very aching heart, hoping that someone had found it. To my amazement, it was there. You found it and I know not who you are, but from a joyful heart, I say God bless you and I know that God will say ...
November 02, 2012 | Gayle B. Flowers Lugoff | Letters
There's a new television show called Nashville that's pretty eye-catching.
November 02, 2012 | Glenn Tucker | Columns
Trees are fascinating biological wonders. From the ancient bristle cone pines and towering redwoods out west to our widely diverse and unique southern forests, the life cycle of a tree provides us with year-round interest. One of the most intriguing and beautiful results of tree life is autumn leaf coloration. While we don't have the same level of dramatic leaf color as in the northeast, there are many trees here who's fashionable pops of color drape our southern landscapes.
November 02, 2012 | | Columns
Depending on where they cast their ballot, Kershaw County voters could have a lot of important choices to make Tuesday. From Camden City Council to President of the United States, from Elgin to Bethune and Liberty Hill to Boykin, here's a look at who's running for which office. Information about each candidate is taken from either previous articles in the Chronicle-Independent, their campaign websites or other election-related websites. Candidates for each office are listed in alphabetical order.
November 02, 2012 | By Martin L. Cahn and Michael Ulmer C-I editors | Politics
Grace Church welcomed their new Rector, Rev. James Barnhill on Sunday, Oct. 14.
November 02, 2012 | Tenell Felder | Localife
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November 02, 2012 | | Miscellaneous
Governor Haley knew over two weeks ago that someone still unknown had hacked into the computers at the South Carolina Department of Revenue and that the personal information of approximately 3.6 million taxpayers had been compromised. She finally decided to tell those taxpayers last Friday afternoon, the time when all bad news is dumped.
November 02, 2012 | John S. Rainey Camden | Letters
Kershaw County School District (KCSD) has introduced Positive Behavior Intervention Support (PBIS) into the KCSD middle schools this year after measureable success with PBIS at the elementary school level.
November 02, 2012 | Miciah Bennett | Education
A circuit court judge sentenced a county man, 33-year-old Danny Shawn Johnson II, to 16 years in prison for committing a lewd act on a 9-year-old girl. Circuit Court Judge L. Casey Manning handed down the sentence Wednesday.
November 02, 2012 | | Crime-Police-Fire
With a roster which includes just one player who checks in at taller than 6-foot-6, Palmetto State Rizers' head coach Harvin Council has adjusted his game plan to fit his personnel.
November 02, 2012 | Tom Didato | Seasonal Sports
Perhaps you sent a lovely card, Or sat quietly in a chair; Perhaps you sent beautiful flowers, If so, we saw them there. Perhaps you sent or spoke kind words, As any friend could say; Perhaps you were not there at all, Just thought of us that day. Whatever you did to console the heart, We thank you so much, whatever the part. From the family of the late Richard Jones Sr.
November 02, 2012 | | Obituaries