A Camden High School graduate of 1968 utilized his love for war history to tell the story of his wife Pam's ancestor through the ...
August 23, 2016 | Katrina Moses C-I Staff Writer | Miscellaneous
Today readers will see a story about a recent event hosted by the Camden area office of S.C. Vocational Rehabilitation. We would like to ...
August 23, 2016 | | Editorials
I'm trying recall the last time I actually took the time to dispense a load of good advice to people I barely know. It ...
August 23, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Columns
WASHINGTON -- When my syndicate editor told me a few clients had been asking, Don't you have anyone over there who can write something positive ...
August 23, 2016 | Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns
August 23, 2016 | Robert Ariail | Ariail
n addition to the normal activities of a first week of school, Kershaw County School District high school students have been working together to raise ...
August 23, 2016 | | Education
Kershaw County students who needed a little help with their reading received a boost during the Kershaw County School District's summer reading program.
August 23, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Education
The Camden area office of S.C. Vocational Rehabilitation hosted a cookout Wednesday to share information with local businesses about how SCVR can help provide ...
August 23, 2016 | Katrina Moses C-I Staff Writer | Kershaw County
Kershaw County Council meets August 23 at 5:30 p.m. to talk about a bid for Steeplechase Industrial Boulevard Roadway Extension, a bid for ...
August 23, 2016 | | Kershaw County
Camden City Council will take up second reading and consider final approval for ordinances related to property purchases within the city of Camden.
August 23, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Camden
August 22, 2016 | | Obituaries
A lieutenant and investigator with the Kershaw County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit were on Red Hill Road in Camden when they noticed a grey Subaru ...
August 19, 2016 | | Crime-Police-Fire
The Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) has awarded accreditation to the KershawHealth Medical Center and Elgin Outpatient Center Laboratories based on ...
August 19, 2016 | | Healthcare
He doesn't strut into a chicken coop, cup his hands to comb and beak and convince a hen to jump a fence or lays ...
August 19, 2016 | Jim Tatum | Miscellaneous
The gentlemen at Kershaw County Voter Registration want the November 8 election day to run smoothly, but citizens must register to vote by October 8.
August 19, 2016 | Katrina Moses C-I Staff Writer | Kershaw County
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About an hour north of Camden, nine civil rights protestors from the 1960s are scheduled today to receive a measure of justice after being jailed for staging a lunch counter protest in Rock Hill more than a half-century ago. Known as the Friendship Nine because they attended the now-defunct Friendship Junior College, the men protested a segregated lunch counter at a McCrory's store in 1961; they had decided prior to their actions that after being arrested, they would refuse bail and instead serve jail sentences as a way to spotlight their actions and the injustice leading to the sit-in.
January 28, 2015 | | Editorials
WASHINGTON -- When Democrats were looking for evidence of a Republican war on women, they overlooked Exhibit A -- Sarah Palin.
January 28, 2015 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns
The gliders landed in the Boykin fields and pastures and the German POWs worked in Lugoff and Boykin, while a Lugoff native and a Camden businessman partnered together to raise millions of dollars for the war effort.
January 28, 2015 | By Buster Beckham C-I contributing columnist | Columns
"Someone needs to go to jail."
January 28, 2015 | By Phil Noble C-I contributing columnist | Columns
JKA celebrates homecoming
January 28, 2015 | | Yesteryear
Real estate transactions
January 28, 2015 | | For the Record
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) arrested a 26-year-old Kershaw man Sunday on charges of possession with intent to distribute marijuana.
January 28, 2015 | Gary Phillips | Crime-Police-Fire
Camden Media Co. is proud to announce the return of Jim Tatum to the staff of the Chronicle-Independent. Tatum, who most recently worked for the Summerville Journal Scene, begins working as the C-I's senior staff writer Monday. In addition, Tenell Felder is being promoted to design editor, a reflection of her excellent design work for several Camden Media Co. publications.
January 28, 2015 | | Business
The expansion of higher education opportunities in Kershaw County took a major step forward Monday as the state of South Carolina presented Central Carolina Technical College (CCTC) in Camden a $1.5 million check to help with that facility's growth. State Sen. Vincent Sheheen, State Rep. Laurie Slade Funderburk and Sen. Thomas McElveen attended the presentation ceremony at the CCTC campus near I-20.
January 28, 2015 | Gary Phillips | Kershaw County
A 9-year-old boy got to hug and say good-bye to his grandfather at KershawHealth before he died, thanks to the compassion of a nurse presented with the hospital's first-ever DAISY Award on Friday afternoon.
January 28, 2015 | Martin L. Cahn | Healthcare
Kershaw County is asking KershawHealth for $3 million to assume operating emergency medical services (EMS) for the first 21 months following the anticipated March 31 takeover of the hospital by Capella Healthcare of Franklin, Tenn. The county is asking KershawHealth to make the payment out of the money Capella will pay to lease KershawHealth's real estate and purchase its furniture, fixtures and equipment.
January 28, 2015 | By Martin L. Cahn and Gary Phillips C-I editors | Healthcare
Mary Hazel Ray Few, 79, of Liberty Hill passed away Tuesday morning, January 27th, nearly a year of the death of her husband, William Eugene "Coach Bill" Few who passed February 6th, 2014. Hazel is survived by sons Martin Alan, Gerald Stephen, Joel Brian, Timothy Scott, Christopher Todd, and daughter Dr. Suzanne Quinn. Bill and Hazel also have a deceased son William Eugene. Her surviving grandchildren are Chip, Brooke, Todd, Derek, Billy, Jesse, Justin, Stephen, Anna, Bobby, Timothy, Stephanie, Jouji, Madie and three great grandchildren Trent, Indee, and Leon.
January 28, 2015 | | Obituaries
Midway Elementary is announcing students on it's a and A/B honor rolls for the second nine weeks of the school year.
January 28, 2015 | | Education
As kids' #1 teacher – parents know the drill. We must teach, instill and then hope our kids will be blown away by our power of influence. But it's not the A-bomb moments that shape the power of our parenting—it's the itty-bitty moments that we create every day. Here are 10 ways to become a powerful parent—without the steroid punch.
January 28, 2015 | Heather Merrill FamilyShare | National
New Yorkers know they can get Chinese food at 3 a.m.
January 27, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | National