Kershaw County Polling places

Questions? Call the Kershaw County Voter Registration and Election Office, (803) 424-4016. Airport: Applied Technology Education Campus, 874 Vocation Lane Antioch: Antioch Head Start, 1591 Bishopville Highway Bethune: Woman’s Clubhouse, 200 Blackmon St. South Buffalo: Mount Pisgah School, 5160 Mount Pisgah Road Camden No. 1: City Arena, 517 Bull St. Camden No. 2: Jackson School, 1109 Campbell St. Camden No. 3: Camden Middle School’s Phelps … Continue reading Kershaw County Polling places

Allen Loyd Jordan Jr

Allen Loyd Jordan Jr., was born March 15, 1941 in Camden, S.C. he was a son of the late Allen Loyd Jordan and Pauline Wilson Davis. Allen Loyd Jordan Jr., 67, of Cassatt, died Sunday, October 12, 2008. He enjoyed racing. Surviving were his brothers, Claude (Brenda) Jordan of Camden, and James (Grace) Jordan of Cassatt; nephews, Stacey Jordan, Stanley Jordan, Mark Jordan, Michael Jordan, … Continue reading Allen Loyd Jordan Jr

Mary Ellen Waldron Talamini

1946 Mary Ellen Waldron Talamini was born December 10, 1946 in Somerset County, New Jersey, she was the daughter of the late Harold Waldron and Lillian Kreager Waldron. 2008 ELGIN — A memorial service for Mrs. Maryellen Talamini will be held Friday, October 10, 2008, at 6 p.m. at Blaney Baptist Church, Elgin. South Carolina Cremation & Burial Society is assisting the family. Memorial contributions may be … Continue reading Mary Ellen Waldron Talamini

This Week – Notes

LEXINGTON COUNTY GOVERNMENT Lexington Town Council: 7 tonight at Town Hall, 111 Maiden Lane West Columbia City Council: 6 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall, 200 N. 12th St. Cayce City Council: 6 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall, 1800 12th St. Springdale Town Council: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Town Hall, 2915 Platt Springs Road Chapin Town Council: 7 p.m., Tuesday at Town Hall, 7300 Woodrow St. … Continue reading This Week – Notes

Brittie Mae Phillips Sowell

1918 Mrs. Brittie Mae Sowell was born July 11, 1918 in South Carolina, daughter of Early Phillips and Leanna Prudie Sowell Phillips. 1920 Census Information: According to the United States census reported on March 2, 1920, Early Phillips (23), rented a home in Buffalo, Kershaw, South Carolina, with his wife, Prudis Phillips (25), and their children; Easter Mary Phillips (4) and Bridy Mae Phillips (2). … Continue reading Brittie Mae Phillips Sowell

Talmadge Frank “Tag” Goff

1924 Talmadge Frank “Tag” Goff was born January 6, 1924 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina to  William Henry Goff  and  Eunice Pearl Hornsby. 1930 Census Information: Henry W Goff (59) lived in Kershaw, South Carolina with his wife Eunice P Goff (33), and children; Heyward H Goff (14), Estell Goff (11), Lonnie C Goff (9), Mendle H Goff (8), Talmadge Goff (6), Lillie M Goff (4) and Pearl E Goff(7 months). Henry and … Continue reading Talmadge Frank “Tag” Goff

What is AYP?

Explaining how the federal government rates schools What is AYP? AYP stands for Adequate Yearly Progress and is a measure of how well the nation’s schoolchildren are performing on their state’s standardized test. AYP also looks at other indicators, like graduation rates for high schools and attendance rates for elementary and middle schools. It also evaluates the academic performance of subgroups of students like low-income … Continue reading What is AYP?