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REMINDER: House of Raeford holding community chicken sale,  Tuesday

REMINDER: House of Raeford holding community chicken sale, Tuesday

House of Raeford holding community chicken sale Tuesday, April 7. It’s from 9 a.m. until noon. House of Raeford is holding a community chicken sale Tuesday. Chuck Underhill announced the sale Thursday. Click here for a link House of Raeford will offer fresh chicken with no hormones, all naturaland locally farmed. The chicken will be offered in 40-pound boxes. The […]

by · April 6, 2020 · 2 comments · NEWS
Lexington Police look for graffiti artist who vandalized businesses

Lexington Police look for graffiti artist who vandalized businesses

Overnight Sunday someone vandalized multiple Lexington businesses in the area of Main Street, Columbia Avenue, Lake Drive and Church Street. Lexington Police are looking for the graffiti artist who vandalized the businesses. If you have seen the graffiti design- in the photos- before and have information on who the vandal is, please call LPD at 803-359-6260.

by · April 6, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
5 COVID-19 cases in West Columbia, 1 in Cayce, 3 in 29170

5 COVID-19 cases in West Columbia, 1 in Cayce, 3 in 29170

A majority of those tested for COVID-19 in South Carolina are receiving a negative result. The S.C. Department of Environmental Control is reporting that more 18,976 people have been tested in the state for the coronavirus, and more than 16,927 did not have the virus. DHEC reported 2,049 positive tests. Click here for DHEC testing data As of Saturday, DHEC […]

by · April 6, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington County deputy tests positive for COVID-19

Lexington County deputy tests positive for COVID-19

A Lexington County patrol deputy is in home isolation after testing positive Friday for COVID-19, the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department announced Friday. “As an agency, we are very concerned about the deputy’s health and well-being as he recovers from his illness,” Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon said. “Although he has been isolated, he’s in good spirits as he continues to […]

by · April 5, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Man, 59, dies after ATV flips on top of him

Man, 59, dies after ATV flips on top of him

Richland County Coroner Gary Watts released the name, Saturday, of the person who died on Friday, in an ATV incident. Columbia/Richland Fire and South Carolina Highway Patrol responded just before 6:00 P.M. to Ridge Crest Court and found an unresponsive male victim lying on the ground. James M. Tyson, 59, of Scottsdale Court, Columbia was pronounced dead at the scene. […]

by · April 5, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Nephron donates life saving medicine

Nephron donates life saving medicine

Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation has donated 12,480 vials of life-saving respiratory medications to Americares – an organization that works in countries around the world to improve health care of those in greatest need.‬ Nephron is owned by Lexington County native Lou Kennedy, with its headquarters in West Columbia, just outside of Cayce. Nephron is housed in a state-of-the-art facility. Nephron incorporates industry-leading […]

by · April 3, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce Farmer’s Market offering curbside service

Cayce Farmer’s Market offering curbside service

Curbside service is now available at Cayce Farmer’s Market For your convenience and with your health and safety in mind Cayce Farmer’s Market at 2329 Charleston Highway, Cayce is now offering curbside pickup for produce and plants ($25 minimum.) Call: at 803-791-1009. Call with the info below : -time you will pick up -vehicle -method of payment (cash, check, credit/debit, […]

by · April 3, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Facebook announces grants for local news during COVID-19 crisis

Facebook announces grants for local news during COVID-19 crisis

The news industry is working under extraordinary conditions to keep people informed during the COVID-19 pandemic. At a time when journalism is needed more than ever, ad revenues are declining due to the economic impact of the virus. Local journalists are being hit especially hard, even as people turn to them for critical information to keep their friends, families and […]

by · April 2, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington Medical Center Collecting Cards for Patients during COVID-19 crisis

Lexington Medical Center Collecting Cards for Patients during COVID-19 crisis

 Lexington Medical Center is collecting homemade greeting cards for patients in the hospital. With a strict policy prohibiting visitors during the COVID-19 pandemic, a greeting card can bring smiles to faces and cheer up members of our community in the hospital during this difficult time. Lexington Medical Center is requesting cards with hope-filled, happy messages. The cards should be designed […]

by · April 2, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Driver runs red light, causes crash in Lexington, say police

Driver runs red light, causes crash in Lexington, say police

The Lexington Police Department reported a collision on Sunset Blvd. (US-378) at Old Cherokee Road. The crash had an inbound lane closed after 8 a.m. Thursday morning. It was later cleared. The collision was caused by a driver who failed to stop for a red light, according to the LPD.

by · April 2, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
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