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September 26, 2018 | Central Carolina Technical College expands Industrial Engineering and Technology courses at Kershaw
CAMDEN, SC — With the expansion of the Kershaw County Campus earlier this year, Central Carolina Technical College has been able to increase course offerings in the Industrial Engineering and Technology Division. In addition to…read more


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August 22, 2018 | INVISTA Donation Will Help Strengthen KCSD Students’ Soft Skills
Lack of soft skills in potential workers—such as communication, teamwork and professionalism—can often be the difference between successful employees and those who are not.  In order to help students better acquire these skills, INVISTA recently…read more


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August 8, 2018 | Kershaw County School District Graduates’ Scholarship Totals at Highest Ever
Kershaw County School District (KCSD)’s 681 graduates in the Class of 2018 earned more than $14 million—the highest overall scholarship total and greatest per pupil amount ever. “This is outstanding news for our students and…read more


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June 27, 2018 | Kershaw County celebrates the community‚Äôs All-America City designation from council chambers, to cit
Kershaw County, SC – Kershaw County and The State of South Carolina continue to celebrate Kershaw County’s victory as a 2018 All-America City by the National Civic League. On Sunday, June 24, 2018, Kershaw County was…read more


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June 26, 2018 | Kershaw County named All-America City
Kershaw County, SC – Kershaw County has been named a 2018 All-America City by the National Civic League at its annual awards ceremony in Denver, Colorado. Twenty finalists were selected to provide a community presentation…read more


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May 3, 2018 | Canfor Southern Pine Upgrading its Kershaw County Facility
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Canfor Southern Pine, a leading integrated forest products company, today announced it will upgrade its existing Camden, S.C. sawmill in Kershaw County. The company is projected to invest $40 million in the…read more


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May 1, 2018 | 8th Grade Manufacturing Expo Introduced Students to Manufacturing and Trade Careers
Kershaw County, SC – Over 200 Kershaw County Middle School Students were introduced to manufacturing and trade careers during the county’s first 8th Grade Manufacturing Expo on Friday, April 27, 2018. The inaugural event was…read more


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April 11, 2018 | INVISTA to hold Job Fair at new Central Carolina Technical College Building
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March 30, 2018 | Kershaw County a finalist for All-America City Award
Kershaw County is in the running to be named All-America City by the National Civic League. Laurey Carpenter, Executive Director of the PLAY Foundation, which submitted the application for the award, said the foundation was…read more


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March 20, 2018 | ATEC Students Enter Registered Apprenticeship Program
Two ATEC students have begun work as registered youth apprentices with Thompson Turner, the construction management company building the new Camden Elementary School. The apprenticeships are the first for the Kershaw County School District in…read more


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