Missing woman found in
The Camden Police Department
says that a woman who had been reported missing
earlier in the week was found Thursday morning in
Florence County. Sixty-three year old Norman
Jean Aveyard was found by Florence County sheriff's
deputies in her pickup truck which had run out of
gas. Aveyard was transported to KershawHealth
for tretment. When she was reported missing there
were concerns on the part of authorities that her
behavior had been unusual.
receives positive evaluation
At a recent meeting the
Kershaw County School Board conducted the annual
performance evaluation of Dr. Frank Morgan, school
sperintendent. After the evaluation school
board chair Mara Jones saying that Kershaw County
school continue to thrive under Morgan's leadership.
Jones said the board was especially pleased with his
guidance in the areas of instruction and student
achievement, finances and facilities planning and
that Kershaw County is fortunate to have him as
superintendent. Under Morgan's leadership
Kershaw County earned the highest ratings possible
on state report cards issued by the State Department
of Education and was the only school district in the
midlands to earn excellent ratings for its absolute
and growth categories. Under Morgan the drop
out rate has declined and the district has received
full accreditation. As a result the board
voted in open session to give him a 4% raise.
Parade season in Kershaw
It's holiday parade season in
Kershaw County. This past Saturday the Elgin Catfish
Stomp Parade took place in downtown Elgin.
This coming Saturday morning the Kershaw County
Christmas Parade sponsored by the Kershaw County
Chamber of Commerce takes place on Broad Street in
downtown Camden starting at ten that morning.
Saturday evening the Lights of Lugoff Parade takes
place on Highway 1 in Lugoff starting at six that
evening. This coming Sunday afternoon the
Boykin Christmas Parade will take place in Boykin.
All three upcoming parades will be broadcast live by
KOOL 102.7/Startime 1590.