April 25, 2017 | | Ariail
We would like to offer our hearty congratulations to all who participated in Friday's Special Olympics event – and a heartfelt thanks to all who ...
April 25, 2017 | | Editorials
This whole recent focus on a certain airline treating a passenger as "The Incredible Hulk" did with Loki in the movie fight scene has confirmed ...
April 25, 2017 | By Kershaw County Council Chair Julian Burns C-I guest columnist | Columns
After suffering a loss to Blythewood on their first match back after spring break, the Lugoff-Elgin tennis team closed last week's trio of non-region ...
April 25, 2017 | | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle
In my early travels outside of the South, I was astounded to discover that people had never heard of kudzu. After all, Southerners have been ...
April 25, 2017 | By Ronda Rich www.rondarich.com | Columns
It is a well-known fact that Joseph Kershaw designed and laid out the two-phase plan of Camden. He designed our fair city based upon the ...
April 25, 2017 | By Katherine Richardson C-I contributing columnist | Columns
The tenth annual Clinic Classic road race/walk will take place in Camden on Saturday, April 29.
April 25, 2017 | | Sports
The 2017 Cabela's King Kat Tournament Trail will stop at Lake Wateree on Friday and Saturday, April 28 and 29.
April 25, 2017 | | Seasonal Sports
The North Central High School yearbook staff is sponsoring a 5K Color Fun Run on Saturday, May 6 at 10 a.m. at the school.
April 25, 2017 | | Sports
Doing the right thing is rarely easy. This month we're focusing on a foster dog's story that includes an important lesson for all ...
April 25, 2017 | By Andrea Walker C-I contributing columnist | Columns
Bruton Street-US's Scorpiancer seized the lead from front-running Portrade at the final fence of the $50,000 Temple Gwathmey Handicap (Gr. 3) and prevailed ...
April 25, 2017 | | Equine
Although several supermarkets in Camden boast bakeries, Mulberry Market owners Peter and Fran Rowland say they are confident their new bake shop at 536 E ...
April 25, 2017 | | Yesteryear
The South Carolina High School League state baseball and softball playoffs are scheduled to begin tonight and Thursday, respectively.
April 25, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports
An athlete from Camden High winning a state championship in the pole vault would have gotten you laughed out of meets a little more than ...
April 25, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports
Without a chance to budge from third place in Region 4-AA and with a state tournament opener on deck Tuesday, North Central head baseball coach ...
April 25, 2017 | Tom Didato | North Central High/Middle
Archive site results
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
KESHAWN EZEKEIL BELTON
January 28, 2015 | | Births
29 young women competed for the titles of Miss L-E and Jr. Miss L-E Saturday evening at the Lugoff-Elgin High School auditorium. The theme for the evening was "Dancing into the 1920s." The following students were awarded titles for the Jr. Miss L-E division: Gracie Hill, Jr. Miss Congeniality; Ashlynn Russo, Jr. Miss Fan Favorite, 1st Runner Up (Jr. Miss L-E); McKenlee Davis, Jr. Miss Photogenic, 2nd Runner Up (Jr. Miss L-E); Ansley Puckett, Freshman Class Queen; Savannah Harvey, Sophomore Class Queen and Jr. Miss L-E 2015 Leah Hunter.
January 28, 2015 | Tenell Felder | People & Places
Who do want to win the Super Bowl and why?
January 28, 2015 | | Sidewalk Survey
Tommie Rye Downey Pylant died January 25, 2015 after a short illness. She was 100 years old. Born on July 6, 1914 in Hohenwald, TN, she was the daughter of James R. and Ethel D. Downey. She was the secretary to the Headmaster at Camden Military Academy for many years. The Academy named a residence on the campus 'Pylant House' in honor of her service to the School. She was an active member of the McRae Road Church of Christ for over 50 years.
January 28, 2015 | | Obituaries
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