Edith Cavelle Nelson Horton

1918 Edith Cavelle Nelson was born on 21 Jul 1919 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of Logan Benjamin Nelson and Bernice Corinna Jeffers Nelson. 1920 Eddie Nelson was counted in the census on 13 Jan 1920 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA as a 5-month-old, female, white, single, daughter. Also in the home was her father, Logan B. Nelson; her mother, Burnice … Continue reading Edith Cavelle Nelson Horton

Marvin Donald Campbell

1931 Marvin Donald Campbell was born on 20 Jun 1931 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of Thomas Belton Campbell and Oza Lee Ross Campbell. 1940 Marvin Campbell was counted in the census on 12 Apr 1940 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 8-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, T B Campbell; his mother, Lee … Continue reading Marvin Donald Campbell

CLOSE TO HOME

Nonprofits awarded $3,000 from fund Four Kershaw County nonprofit organizations will share $3,000 in grants from the Kershaw County Endowment Fund, administered through the Central Carolina Community Foundation: The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County will receive $1,000 to support its Healing Arts program, which uses the arts to help people with special needs express themselves. The Upton Trio has been awarded $1,000 for its … Continue reading CLOSE TO HOME

SCHOOL REPORT CARDS – RICHLAND 2, KERSHAW COUNTY

How to read this chart The letter grades for years 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2005 are “absolute” scores representing academic achievement at each school for that year as measured by the state. The letter for “’05 improve” measures academic progress from the previous year to the last year students were tested. What the letters mean: E = “excellent” G = “good” A= “average” B = … Continue reading SCHOOL REPORT CARDS – RICHLAND 2, KERSHAW COUNTY

BLANEY ELEMENTARY

PHOTO: BW Portraying Ben Franklin, SPECIAL TO THE STATE Caption: Rich Davis spoke to¬†Blaney¬†Elementary students to promote a love of history and love of reading. Among the things that Franklin did was invent bifocal glasses and establish the first lending library in the country. Franklin also did some unusual things, as Davis shared: flew a kite in a thunderstorm, lobbied for the national bird to … Continue reading BLANEY ELEMENTARY