Wednesday saw a severe, dangerous weather system sweep across the state, bringing with it the corresponding dangers that come with such situations. Indeed, one knows it's a serious event when the Masters golf tournament calls the day on account of the weather.
We would like to offer our hearty congratulations to nationally syndicated editorial cartoonist Robert Ariail, who was honored this past weekend by the S.C. Press Association with an SCPA Lifetime Achievement award.
We received an interesting question generated in response to a recent crime report we published in the March 3 edition of the C-I. Specifically, the story was about a woman from out of state who reported she was robbed by an individual impersonating a police officer. According to the report, the woman stated an unmarked vehicle with a lone blue light on the dash board pulled her over; when she stopped, a man wearing a hoodie robbed her at gunpoint.
We would like to offer our hearty congratulations and deepest thanks to North Central High School (NCHS) Principal David Branham, who was recently named Principal of the Year by the Kershaw County School District.
First, we would like to give a tip of the hat to the organizers of the first-ever Irish Festival in Camden. A fundraiser for the Montessori School of Camden, the event showcased Camden in a unique, family fun-filled way and drew quite a crowd. We see quite a few events coming in the next few months, both old favorites and new endeavors and we like what we see. Camden and Kershaw County are enjoyable places to be and as such deserve to be celebrated and showcased. More important, such events are terrific opportunities for people to interact, for neighbors to ...
We have enjoyed the response to C-I Senior Writer Martin Cahn's recent feature on Rengy Marshall and the 832 Broad Street Building, known to everyone as the Coca Cola Bottling Plant, which she bought and renovated a couple of years ago. That she deserves a tip of the hat and a hearty thank you for what she's done and why she's done it certainly goes without saying. So to us, the positive reaction from the community has been especially wonderful to see.