Buying a plate of spaghetti or a barbecue dinner at the local fire department may not seem like a big contribution. But to the volunteers at Pine Grove Fire Department, it means better protection for their community – and, for district homeowners, the possibility of savings on insurance. The department is pairing money from its fund-raisers over the past few years with a first-of-its-kind grant … Continue reading TO THE RESCUE


Following is a list of Kershaw County voting precincts for Nov. 2 elections. Questions may be directed to the (803) 424-4016. Airport: Applied Technology Education Campus, 874 Vocational Lane Antioch: Antioch Head Start, 1591 Bishopville Highway Bethune: Woman’s Club, 200 Blackmon St. South Buffalo: Mt. Pisgah School, 5160 Mt. Pisgah Road Camden No. 1: City Arena, 513 Bull St. Camden No. 2: First Baptist Church, … Continue reading CLOSE TO HOME: KERSHAW COUNTY PRECINCTS

Eldred Rudolph Goff, Sr

1929 Eldred was born July 11, 1929 in South Carolina to John Arthur Goff and  Charlotte Ross Goff. 1961 On August 19, 1961, E. R. Goff was listed as a living son in the obituary of Charlotte Ross Goff. 1980 On December 4, 1980, Eldred Goff was listed as a living brother in the obituary of┬áThomas L Goff. 2004 COLUMBIA – Funeral service for Eldred Rudolph … Continue reading Eldred Rudolph Goff, Sr

Sheri Oliver Peterson

COLUMBIA – Memorial service for Sheri Oliver Peterson, 47, will be held Sunday at 4 p.m. at Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel. Memorials may be made to National Kidney Foundation or American Cancer Society. Visitation will be Saturday 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Mrs. Peterson died Thursday, October 14, 2004. Born in Orange County, Calif., she was a daughter of Viola Edgeworth and … Continue reading Sheri Oliver Peterson

Dorothy Eula Jane Goff Bachman

1928 Dorothy Eula Jane Goff Bachman was born on April 12, 1928 in Elgin, she was the daughter of the late Gary Arthur Goff, Sr. and Ruth Mae Hornsby Goff. 1930 Darthula Goff was counted in the census on 01 May 1930 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 2 year old, female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father, Gary … Continue reading Dorothy Eula Jane Goff Bachman