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  1. Carpet Cleaning Scam AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Carpet Cleaning Scam Alert The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office is warning about a possible scam involving coupons for a free carpet cleaning. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1N4CtoF Elgin, SC - The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office is warning about a possible scam involving coupons for a free carpet cleaning.

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  2. West Wateree Playground set to break ground in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... last year to provide the space for the playground at the West Wateree Athletic Complex along U.S. 1 between Lugoff and Elgin. 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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  3. County council meets TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    Kershaw County Council will receive a final update on the Community Playground Project between Lugoff and Elgin during its meeting Tuesday evening. The playground is being funded completely by private donations and will be built on land provided by county council at the West Wateree Athletic Complex on U.S. 1. 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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  4. Crime Report - July 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    Kershaw County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested an Elgin man Friday and charged him with third-degree burglary and several car break-ins after learning his identity from a cellphone he apparently dropped during his alleged crime spree. 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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  5. Sheriff: Burglar's Cell Phone Leads to His ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... on a charge of burglary third-degree. On Friday morning, officers got several calls of car break-ins near the town of Elgin. While searching some of the burglarized vehicles, they found a cell phone that didn't belong to one of the victims. An ...

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  6. OSHA investigating after Dept. of Mental Health fatal electrocutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The S.C. Department of Mental Health Physical Plant Service is under investigation after an employee was electrocuted on the job. Joseph Allan Martin, 29, of Elgin, died June 22 while performing HVAC maintenance at the Department's Morris Village Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment Center located at 610 Faison Drive in Columbia, according to a statement released by the Department of Mental Health.

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  7. Elgin man killed when motorcycle strikes deerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    An Elgin man was killed Tuesday night when his motorcycle struck a deer on U.S. 1 near Bookman Road just outside of Elgin. 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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  8. Sheriff: Police officer hit girlfriend, shattered phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Kershaw County deputies say an Elgin police officer has been charged with domestic violence after he hit his girlfriend, put a pillow over her face to keep her from screaming, threw her to the ground then smashed two phones to try to keep her from calling for help. Sheriff Jim Matthews said in a news release that his deputies received a 911 call where a woman was screaming in the background about 12:30 p.m. Monday.

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  9. Elgin Police Officer Accused of AssaultingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Elgin Police Officer Accused of Assaulting Girlfriend Kershaw County deputies have arrested an Elgin police officer who they say assaulted his girlfriend Tuesday afternoon. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1IoCNyY Elgin, SC - Kershaw County deputies have arrested an Elgin police officer who they say assaulted his girlfriend Tuesday afternoon.

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  10. Elgin police officer arrested, suspended after assaulting his girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | WMBF

    Deputies in Kershaw County have arrested 41-year-old Douglas James Barton and charged him with second-degree domestic violence. Authorities say the Elgin police officer got into an argument with his girlfriend on Monday afternoon.

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  11. KC Library Summer ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    As part of the Kershaw County Library's Summer Reading Program "Every Hero Has a Story," storyteller Sharon Clarke presented a program at both the Camden and Elgin libraries. Clarke, who lives in North Carolina, entertained the audience with both story and music.

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  12. Crime Report - June 17, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office is investigating the theft of a TV, an air conditioner and a shotgun from an Elgin home June 10. A KCSO report said the victim was away from his Silicate Way home for four hours and when he returned he noticed a gate and a shed door were open. Not realizing the house had been broken into, he closed the gate and shed before going into the house and discovering the thefts.

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  13. Noted and passed - June 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    It has been a busy week, as they all are, for the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office , but they are on the job day and night with the mission of serving the people of this county and making it a safer place for residents and visitors alike. The Tuesday arrest of an Elgin couple on charges of distributing heroin may have come as a surprise to many, but heroin and other opium-based narcotics are making a big comeback, according to Sheriff Jim Matthews, because people get hooked on the prescription equivalents of the drug, which are quite expensive.

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  14. Elgin couple arrested on heroin chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office arrested an Elgin couple on heroin charges Tuesday morning, the culmination of an investigation into possible heroin dealing at their Rabon Circle home. 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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  15. Kershaw deputies arrest two in heroin investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... May after receiving information that drugs, specifically heroin, were being used and sold at a home on Rabon Circle in Elgin. According to investigators, they were able to make two purchases of heroin. According to Kershaw County Sheriff Jim ... 1 comment

  16. Suspects Arrested After Heroin InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... investigating the pair in May after they got information that drugs were being sold at a home on Rabon Circle near Elgin. According to investigators, they made two drug buys from Clinton Evergetis. The two were arrested on June 9, and officers say ...

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  17. Special Forces, Deputies Plan Week Long ExercissesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... sheriff's department vehicles will be traveling in the Lower Richland County community near Eastover and Hopkins, in Elgin near Screaming Eagle Road, and North Richland County in the Monticello Road area. The sheriff's department says people in ...

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  18. Six Mile angler places second in WBFL tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... limit totaling 20 pounds, 12 ounces to win the tournament. For his victory, Holmes earned $3,296. Jerry Freezon of Elgin caught the biggest bass of the tournament in the pro division, a fish weighing 6 pounds, 5 ounces, and earned the day's Big Bass ...

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  19. Murder charge dismissed for Elgin woman who shot, killed woman during fightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A murder charge has been dismissed against an Elgin woman accused of shooting another woman during a fight in her home. Sally Memmert, 60, was charged with murder in the shooting death of 29-year-old Petra Boykin in 2012.

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  20. Judge rules Elgin woman justified in shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Post and Courier

    A judge has ruled that an Elgin woman will not face a murder charge in the shooting death of a woman three years ago. The State newspaper reported that Circuit Judge Robert Hood has ruled that 60-year-old Sally Memmert was justified in shooting 29-year-old Petra Boykin.

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