The Camden Junior Welfare League presents the 38th annual Candlelight Tour of Homes from 3 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6. The tour will begin at the Camden Archives and Museum.
November 19, 2014 | | Localife
According to Price House Commision Chair Polly Lampshire, the Price House annual benefit pecan sale begins Nov. 20.
November 19, 2014 | | Localife
I try to live life as a journey full of unknown destinations. And I do believe it is the journey that matters most. During the last year, I was blessed enough to experience a journey throughout our wonderful state of South Carolina. A campaign for governor is a journey through the hearts and souls of many people and places. A statewide campaign is sometimes brutal and sometimes joyful, but never dull. I treasure that journey and thank my friends in Camden and Kershaw County for letting me experience it.
November 19, 2014 | State Sen. Vincent Sheen Guest Op-Ed | Columns
WASHINGTON -- Millennials are foolhardy spendthrifts. But young people basically always are, and that's probably OK.
November 19, 2014 | By Catherine Rampell Washington Post Writers Group | Columns
During undercover operations Monday, the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) cited four businesses for selling tobacco or alcohol to underage buyers. According to a KCSO press release, underage participants under KCSO supervision attempted to make illegal purchases at 23 businesses where tobacco and alcohol are legally sold.
November 19, 2014 | By Gary Phillips and Tenell Felder C-I editorial staff | Crime-Police-Fire
Real estate transactions
November 19, 2014 | | For the Record
I used to have high and/or specific expectations for everything. I was never cynical. As a matter of fact, I was the most optimistic person I knew.
November 19, 2014 | Simone T. Owens | Columns
Youth show an interest in and knowledge of history
November 19, 2014 | | Yesteryear
Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher and former Camden High School standout Michael Kohn will return home as the lead instructor for a one-day baseball camp on Sunday, Dec. 14 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. at American Legion Park in Camden.
November 19, 2014 | | Sports
Owners of "blighted properties" in Bethune may end up paying for not cleaning up their properties.
November 19, 2014 | Gary Phillips | Kershaw County
Celebration of Life Service for JoAnn King, 75, will be held Wednesday at 4:00 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Jerry Gardner will officiate. The family will receive friends Wednesday 2:30 - 4:00 p.m. prior to the service at the church.
November 19, 2014 | | Obituaries
With Thanksgiving being less than two weeks away, what are you most thankful for?
November 19, 2014 | Simone T. Owens | Sidewalk Survey
November 19, 2014 | | Education
The Camden-based Central Carolina Equestrian Team won a pair of championships in two events contested on consecutive days at the South Carolina Equine Park in Camden earlier this fall.
November 19, 2014 | | Equine
The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) will hold a new and exciting fundraiser, the Canine Classic for the Arts, to be held Saturday, Dec. 6 at the Meeting Place in Cassatt, located at 1166 State Road S-28-354.
November 19, 2014 | | Seasonal Sports
Archive site results
Seven years ago, the Camden Police Department (CPD) arrested a man they knew as 24-year-old Ashiko B. Smith. CPD investigators placed Smith ended in the Kershaw County Detention Center and charged him with murder for fatally shooting 41-year-old Walter James Johnson in March 2005.
August 03, 2012 | Martin L. Cahn | Crime-Police-Fire
Members of the Kershaw County Housing Authority traveled to Lake City and Sumter Monday to gather advice on moving forward with affordable housing projects in the community. Kershaw County United Way President Donnie Supplee, who helped spearhead efforts to establish a local housing authority, said it was a very informative trip.
August 03, 2012 | Michael Ulmer | Kershaw County
Does President Barack Obama really believe entrepreneurs "didn't build" their businesses? Does his rival Mitt Romney really "like being able to fire people?" Welcome to summertime, when the fate of campaigns hangs on silly sound bites.
August 03, 2012 | By Clarence Page Chicago Tribune | Columns
Employees of Hengst of North America recently concluded Hengst's Biggest Loser contest. Hengst, which manufactures motor vehicle parts, had 89 participants from their Camden and Warren, Michigan sites lose a total of 367 pounds between April 1 and June 30. Prizes were awarded to the top three biggest losers.
August 03, 2012 | Tenell Felder | Localife
South Carolina Lt. Gov. Glenn McConnell isn't accustomed to being a figurehead. For many years, in his position as president pro tem of the Senate, he was one of the state's most powerful men. His knowledge of Senate rules and the respect he commanded in the Senate lent him unusual clout, which he was not timid about using. Then, through an unusual set of circumstances, McConnell became lieutenant governor after the former person who held that post, Kenneth Ard, ran afoul of ethics legislation and resigned. McConnell believes voters will approve a measure in November that will allow ...
August 03, 2012 | | Editorials
If you've been watching the Olympic soccer competition, chances are good that you're now in a catatonic state -- drooling on your shirt, immobilized by boredom and trying desperately to suck down enough cans of Red Bull and 5-Hour Energy to keep your peepers open.
August 03, 2012 | Glenn Tucker | Columns
August 03, 2012 | | Ariail
FATZ, a restaurant located at 212 Wall Street in Camden, will be hosting a pancake breakfast from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Aug. 11 to help support the LCSC Kershaw 95 girls' soccer team. As part of the company's Short Stacks for Big Change campaign, proceeds from the breakfast will be used to offset the cost of tournaments, fees, and lodging for the team.
August 03, 2012 | | Miscellaneous
MIDLOTHIAN, VA -- The eight-player Carolinas team posted a five-point victory, 8½-3½, over their Virginia-Maryland counterparts as the 11th Mid-Atlantic Girls' Challenge concluded on Sunday at Independence Golf Club.
August 03, 2012 | | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle
All prospective junior varsity and ninth grade football players at Camden High School who would like to play for either of those teams are asked to attend an organizational meeting on Thursday, Aug. 9 starting at 5 p.m. in the Commons Area located inside the CHS gym.
August 03, 2012 | | Sports
Among the animals available for adoption at the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter are Chickadee, a 2-year-old spayed female terrier mix, and a white and gray female kitten. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org ...
August 03, 2012 | Julie J. Prickett C-I | Pets
Cheerleading, ages 5-13, birthday cutoff is Sept. 1, 2012.
August 03, 2012 | | Miscellaneous
As he entered American Legion Park to watch a potential prospect from visiting Orangeburg take on the Kershaw County Post 17 American Legion team in a June game, Francis Marion University head baseball coach Art Inabinet got a "two-fer."
August 03, 2012 | Tom Didato | North Central High/Middle
Photo cutline -- Among those participating in the auction to benefit Elginite Joel Geddings were Col. Ralph Heath, who served as auctioneer, and Vicki Renee Harrell, the former Miss South Carolina. The person is charge of putting it all together was Kathy Cooper, an Elgin businesswoman.
August 01, 2012 | | Yesteryear
If you are opening a new business this summer, the IRS has some basic federal tax information to help you get started.
August 01, 2012 | | Business