Nellie Heath Strickland

1927 Nellie Heath Strickland was born January 16, 1927 in Kershaw County, South Carolina, a daughter of John Gary Heath and Laura Cook Heath. 1968 On August 30, 1968, Mrs. Nell Clark was listed as a living daughter in the obituary of John Gary Heath. 1977 On September 30, 1977, Mrs. Nell Strickland was listed as a living daughter in the obituary of Mrs. Laura … Continue reading Nellie Heath Strickland

Kershaw County polling places

Here is a list of polling places in Kershaw County. Polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. Precinct Polling Places Airport Kershaw County Vocational Center, 874 Vocational Lane Antioch Antioch Fire Department, S. C. 34 Bethune Woman’s Club House, 200 Blackmon St. South Buffalo Mount Pisgah School, 5160 Mount Pisgah Road Camden No. 1 City Area, 513 Bull St. Camden No. 2 … Continue reading Kershaw County polling places

Kershaw County polling places

Here is a list of polling places in Kershaw County. Polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. Precinct Polling Places Airport Kershaw County Vocational Center, 874 Vocational Lane Antioch Antioch Fire Department, S. C. 34 Bethune Woman’s Club House, 200 Blackmon St. South Buffalo Mount Pisgah School, 5160 Mount Pisgah Road Camden No. 1 City Area, 513 Bull St. Camden No. 2 … Continue reading Kershaw County polling places

Grades mix at Blaney

By MICHELLE R. DAVISCamden Bureau Blaney Elementary School teacher Jennifer Ard won’t be teaching just kindergarten this year. She won’t be teaching just first grade either. Ard’s classroom will be made up of student of both grades. Teachers at Blaney are in the second year of testing the multi-age classroom- a new approach used in many schools around the country. Two classes will combine kindergarten … Continue reading Grades mix at Blaney

Mendel John “Wimpy” Goff

1923 Mendel John Goff was born on 13 Jan 1923 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of  William Henry Goff  and Eunice Pearl Hornsby. 1930 Mendle H Goff was counted in the census on 02 May 1930 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as an eight-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, Henry W Goff; his mother, Eunice P … Continue reading Mendel John “Wimpy” Goff

Three school board seats up in Kershaw primary

By MICHELLE R. DAVISCamden Bureau Three Kershaw County School Board seats are up for grabs in today’s primary election. In Districts 2 and 6, incumbents Jimmie Rose and Jason West are being challenged by Loretta Carr and Myra Brown respectively for the nonpartisan seats. Incumbent Vivian Metze is unopposed in District 4. Rose, a former Blaney Elementary School secretary, hopes to continue the accomplishments of … Continue reading Three school board seats up in Kershaw primary

Weekly Bulletin

EVENTS COMMUNITY REVIVALEight Elgin-area churches will hold their second community wide revival Monday – Thursday at Blaney Baptist Church. Services will begin nightly at 7:30. Participating churches include Harmony Baptist, Hillcrest Baptist, Oak Grove Baptist, Union Baptist, Fort Clark Baptist, Mount Sinai AME and Salem United Methodist. A nursery will be provided. Blaney Baptist is at the intersection of Church Street and White Pond Road, … Continue reading Weekly Bulletin