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  1. Community Builders: Midlands man shines on community through Elgin LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WIS-TV Columbia

    In spite of battling cancer, every Christmas one Midlands man works to put up a spectacular light show in Elgin. This year, Paul Towns' Elgin home has more than 40,000 lights, five buildings filled with displays, and a whole lot of Christmas spirit.

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  2. Several fire departments called to house fire on Kershaw-Richland county lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Crews from several fire departments have been called to a house fire in Elgin near the Richland County line Tuesday morning. Lugoff Fire Chief Dennis Ray says the fire scene is on Robin Heights Drive.

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  3. Noted and passed - Dec. 15, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    A tip of the C-I hat to Kershaw County Deputy Fred Tiah, a school resource officer at Stover Middle School in Elgin. Tiah, as we reported Friday, is from Liberia, one of the hardest-hit countries in this year's Ebola crisis.

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  4. Mobile home damaged in fireRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Lugoff Fire Chief Dennis Ray said the home was about 50 percent involved when crews arrived near Fox Hill Court in Elgin.

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  5. Six fire departments respond to fire in ElginRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Several departments responded to a fire in Elgin this late afternoon, a two-story commercial building on Whiting Way was heavily engulfed in flames.

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  6. Photo Release -- First Citizens Announces New South Carolina Leadership Team for Combined CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    ... This area includes the Metro Columbia and Northeast Columbia markets; the South Carolina communities of Aiken, Camden, Elgin and Lugoff; and Augusta, Ga. The South Carolina Upstate area will be led by Area Executive Jimmy Gulledge. Included in this ...

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  7. Deputy Shoots Pit Bull After Dog AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Deputy Shoots Pit Bull After Dog Attacks Kershaw County Deputy Shoots Pit Bull After Dog Attacks Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1umU7Ns Kershaw County, SC - Kershaw County Deputies were forced to shoot a pit bull when they say the dog attacked a woman on her morning walk and then turned on a deputy. Deputies received a call to a home on Watts Hill Circle in Elgin.

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  8. Kershaw Co. deputy shoots charging dog after it attacked womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Kershaw County Sheriff James Matthews says a deputy had to shoot a vicious dog after it charged him while investigating a dog attack on a woman. Matthews says a woman called deputies Tuesday morning telling them she had been bitten by a dog while she walked on Watts Hill Circle in Elgin.

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  9. Elgin Community Hopes to Complete Flag MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Elgin Community Hopes to Complete Flag Memorial Elgin is working on a place to honor the veterans who live in Kershaw County. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1ukzlhp On Main Street and Green Hill Road in Elgin, you'll find Potter Community Park.

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  10. SLED to investigate alleged voter fraud in Dillon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... has dismissed Gov. Nikki Haley as a defendant in a lawsuit challenging South Carolina's ban on same-sex marriage. An Elgin teen with an inoperable brain tumor represents South Carolina this week on a national ambassador tour for Children's Miracle ...

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  11. Elgin teen with inoperable brain tumor is SC's Children's Miracle Network ChampionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    An Elgin teen with an inoperable brain tumor represents South Carolina this week on a national ambassador tour for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. Keldon Hemingway was just 6-years-old when his mom, Sheila, took him to the ER because he had a headache and had been throwing up.

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  12. SCDOT Worker Accused of Selling State EquipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... control equipment, which was outside the scope of his authority. Investigators say 55-year-old Joe Edward Butler, of Elgin, could face up to 10 years on each of the charges. In September, authorities say Butler was at a Shell Gas Station , located ...

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  13. SCDOT employee accused of attempting to sell traffic safety equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    An employee of the South Carolina Department of Transportation is charged with breach of trust after SLED officers say he attempted to sell traffic safety equipment. Joe Edward Butler of Elgin was arrested November 7 .

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  14. Homeowner shots dog that jumped fence and attacked her petRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Kershaw County Sheriff says a homeowner shot and killed a vicious dog that jumped her fence and attacked her dog. Sheriff James Matthews says deputies were called to the Elgin home Sunday morning, where they found a dead dog, described as a pit bull, inside the woman's home.

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  15. Homewner Shoots, Kills Pit Bull After AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Kershaw County deputies say a woman shot and killed a pit bull that attacked her dog and ran into her home Homewner Shoots, Kills Pit Bull After Attack Kershaw County, SC - Kershaw County deputies say a woman shot and killed a pit bull that attacked her dog and ran into her home Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1ufn1iy Kershaw County, SC - Kershaw County deputies say a woman shot and killed a pit bull that attacked her dog and ran into her home. On November 9th, deputies they got a call of a dog attack at a home in Elgin.

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  16. Doris Janet GoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... Club. She enjoyed crocheting, sewing, cooking, drawing and reading. Surviving are her son, Michael W. "Mike" Goff of Elgin; daughters, Vicky Peake (Mike) of Elgin, Pam G. Long (Richard) of Lugoff, and Lynn Hunter (David) of Elgin; sister, Betty ...

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  17. Irene M. Rioux, at 78, a of South AttleboroRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... ux is survived by four sons, Howard III of Pennsylvania; Stephan of Blythewood, S.C., Shane of Attleboro and Shawn of Elgin, S.C.; a daughter, Stephanie Taylor of Blythewood, S.C.; a sister, Christine Faucett of South Carolina; and six grandchildren.

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  18. Anderson - HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | The Star

    ... GA, sister of the groom; Mrs. Caroline Baron of Atlanta, GA; Mrs. Melanie Charlton of Arnold, MD; Ms. Megan Clark of Elgin, SC; Mrs. Rachel Henne of Monterey, CA; Mrs. Lindsey McCully of Bamberg, SC; Ms. Keely Reichel of Aiken, SC; and Ms. Lindsey ...

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  19. Reader supports ReuwerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... possess the proper attitude to best serve the people of Kershaw County. Well, Mr. Reuwer is a practicing lawyer and Elgin municipal judge experienced in probate matters including the new, revised probate code. Mr. Reuwer is a hardworking man ...

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  20. Woman riding moped killed when pickup truck hits head-onRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    A Kershaw County woman died after the moped on which she was a passenger was struck head-on by a pickup truck on Smyrna Road outside Elgin around 10:15 p.m. Friday. If you are a registed user and would like to purchase a subscription, log in to view a list of available subscriptions.

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