Articles by: Terry Ward

All of Cayce Riverwalk now open

All of Cayce Riverwalk now open

The Cayce Riverwalk is open, including the H. Kelly Jones Park in Riverland Park,  ending at the Thomas Newman boat landing. Phases 1,2, and 3, of the Riverwalk were opened previously.

by · January 14, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Equipped and trained, West Columbia Police officers protect and serve 

Equipped and trained, West Columbia Police officers protect and serve 

Things have come a long way for the West Columbia Police Department. Under the leadership of Police Chief Dennis Tyndall, today’s officers are highly equipped with the latest technology, and they are rigorously trained to use it. “The evolution of technology is astounding,” said Assistant West Columbia Police Chief Scott Morrison. The WCPD has a personnel count of 55 when […]

by · January 11, 2019 · 1 comment · NEWS
West Columbia Beautification Foundation’s Taste on the River is Feb. 26 – With Silent Auction

West Columbia Beautification Foundation’s Taste on the River is Feb. 26 – With Silent Auction

The West Columbia Beautification Foundation’s Taste on the River is from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26. It’s at Stone River, 121 Alexander Rd, West Columbia, near the Riverwalk Amphitheater. There is a Silent Auction, Getting set up for Online Bidding just takes a few steps. Click here to Create An Account to bid. “Taste on the River” […]

by · January 11, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Free Friday admission to Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens for Lexington County, Richland County residents

Free Friday admission to Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens for Lexington County, Richland County residents

Riverbanks Zoo and Garden released a list of events that includes “Free Fridays.” Every Friday in January and February, residents of Lexington and  Richland counties will receive free admission to the zoo and garden. Guests must provide a valid driver’s license, property tax statement, or vehicle registration as proof of residency. Additional upcoming events include the Orchids on the Riverbanks […]

by · January 11, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
SCDOT launches blitz to fill potholes, asks public to report

SCDOT launches blitz to fill potholes, asks public to report

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) has launched a statewide effort after weeks of heavy rainfall have brought with it an increase in the number of potholes. In order to help combat the pothole problem, SCDOT is launching a “Pothole Blitz” across the state by focusing our Maintenance crews on repairing potholes across the state for the next several […]

by · January 10, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Henry McMaster sworn in as South Carolina governor

Henry McMaster sworn in as South Carolina governor

Under a cloudless and chilly, deep blue sky, Henry McMaster was sworn in, Wednesday, as governor of South Carolina. The ceremony was held on the south steps of the Statehouse in Columbia. McMaster became the 117th governor of the state Jan. 24, 2017 after he was appointed by Gov. Nikki Haley, as lieutenant governor. He was elected governor in November. […]

by · January 10, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce Cares makes donation to God’s Helping Hands

Cayce Cares makes donation to God’s Helping Hands

Ann Malpass, organizer of Cayce Cares presents Mary Isbell, Director of God’s Helping Hands with a second donation check this holiday season. The money will help families in the Cayce and West Columbia areas. This check brings the total donations from Cayce Cares for God’s Helping Hands to $2,500 this year.

by · January 10, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
All portions of the West Columbia Riverwalk and Amphitheater open

All portions of the West Columbia Riverwalk and Amphitheater open

The sun is back, and it’s a good time to get outside. After some long periods of rain, that closed the West Columbia Riverwalk, the City of West Columbia reported Wednesday that all portions of the West Columbia Riverwalk Park and Amphitheater are open to the public. Portions of the path that runs parallel to the Congaree River has been […]

by · January 10, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Phases 1, 2 and 3 of Cayce Riverwalk are open, from Riverland Park to Newman Boat Landing closed

Phases 1, 2 and 3 of Cayce Riverwalk are open, from Riverland Park to Newman Boat Landing closed

Phases 1, 2 and 3 of Cayce Riverwalk are open. But the par of the path, beginning at the H. Kelly Jones Park in Riverland Park and ending at the Thomas Newman boat landing, is closed due to high river levels. The City of Cayce reported Wednesday that its parks staff continues to work on getting the rest of the Riverwalk […]

by · January 10, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Big weekend, lots of festivities, scheduled for April 26, 27

Big weekend, lots of festivities, scheduled for April 26, 27

The last weekend in April will include a couple of days of local festivities. The City of West Columbia will host the 2nd Annual Kinetic Derby Day on Saturday, April 27, and later that day Cayce will host the Soiree on State.  At the West Columbia City Council meeting Tuesday, Richard Skipper, executive director of the Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of […]

by · January 9, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
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