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Weather, new coaches will add intrigue to tonight’s jamboree

Well, at least it may feel like football weather. For years, the Camden Shrine Club Football Jamboree could be counted on to bring in the heat and humidity while welcoming the high school football...

August 11, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports

Groundbreaking for Hampton Inn is Tuesday

Hotel group Kali, Inc. and Camden city officials are scheduled to break ground on a new Hampton Inn at 11 a.m. Tuesday. The three acre site of the new hotel at 122 Wall Street is conveniently locat...

August 11, 2017 | | Business

Meet the Bulldogs set for Monday, Aug. 14

The Camden Bulldog Club will sponsor Meet the Bulldogs on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Commons area of the school gym. Members of the school's varsity football, varsity volleyball,...

August 10, 2017 | | Camden High/Middle

Series of football scrimmages on tap Tuesday

All three Kershaw County high school football teams close scrimmage action with contests throughout today. Camden High will host Chapin and Richland Northeast at the school's athletic complex loca...

August 08, 2017 | | Sports

Morgan to recommend funding half of SRO position

In a July 27 memorandum written Thursday to the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees, Kershaw County School District Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan indicated his intent to recommend the distric...

August 01, 2017 | Martin L. Cahn | Education

Soccer closes camp season

Here is information on this summer's final youth sports camp: Soccer Camp: Players will be grouped by age, size and ability. Daily training sessions will include individual ball handling skills, p...

August 01, 2017 | | Seasonal Sports

Football season in Kershaw County kicks into gear

High school football players in Kershaw County returned to the practice field last Friday to begin preparation for the 2017 season which opens up with Week Zero games for all three public school va...

August 01, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports

CHS, L-E boosters in the midst of fundraising efforts

The Trident Club, the primary booster club for Lugoff-Elgin High School Athletics, is in the midst of a fundraising drive to recognize the school's championship teams and student-athletes. Founded...

August 01, 2017 | | Sports

Ariail - Aug. 1, 2017

August 01, 2017 | | Ariail

Jim Smith

We join community in mourning the loss and celebrating the life of James A. "Jim" Smith, who passed away July 26. Mr. Smith was many things to many people -- teacher, coach, business man, communit...

August 01, 2017 | | Editorials

Chamber holds business roundtable

On June 28, the chamber held a business roundtable with our members to specifically talk about state regulations that are hindering businesses in Kershaw County. This roundtable was prompted by Gov...

August 01, 2017 | By Amy Kinard C-I contributing columnist | Columns

Trump’s curtain call?

WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump had his worst day since he was elected president -- we'll just call it Friday -- and his worst week since the last one. Things can only get worser and worser, as the Ba...

August 01, 2017 | By Kathleen Parker Washington Post Writers Group | Columns

A few pearls of wisdom

"That man is so crooked he could crawl through a barrel of fishhooks and not get a scratch on him." --Troy Stevenson We have all heard good witticisms, logic, nuggets of wisdom and funny expressio...

August 01, 2017 | By Buster Beckham C-I contributing columnist | Columns

Historical nuggets from an account book

About two decades ago, an inquiry came to the Kershaw County Historical Society from the public library of Farmington, Conn., concerning a 1790s Camden account book in its collection. They wished t...

August 01, 2017 | By Harvey S. Teal Kershaw County Historical Society | Columns

BRENDA SULLIVAN BRYSON

A celebration of life service for Brenda S. Bryson, 73, will be held on Thursday at 5 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home. In lieu...

August 01, 2017 | | Obituaries

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