Articles by: Terry Ward

Mt. Hebron UMC Boy Scouts, Troop 331, present invocation, pledge to West Columbia City Council

Mt. Hebron UMC Boy Scouts, Troop 331, present invocation, pledge to West Columbia City Council

The Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance was led by Skyler Miller of Boy Scout Troop 331, from Mt. Hebron United Methodist Church at the special West Columbia City Council meeting, Monday.

by · March 19, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Red Eye Express Coffee opens at Columbia Metropolitan Airport

Red Eye Express Coffee opens at Columbia Metropolitan Airport

A new coffee shop opened Monday at the Columbia Metropolitan Airport. Red Eye Express Coffee, owned and operated by Tim Smaha, Adam Heirs, Lisa Matthews and Stan Matthews, will be open Monday through Friday beginning at 4:30 a.m. and on Saturday and Sunday beginning at 5 a.m., according to a CMA news release. “We’re excited to have Red Eye Express […]

by · March 19, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
4 people displaced after Lexington County house fire

4 people displaced after Lexington County house fire

Lexingtom County Fire Service units responded to the 900 block of Bethany Church Road for a residential structure fire at approximately 3:15 Monday morning. In total, eight fire units and 18 personnel, along with LCEMS, responded to the blaze. No injuries were reported, but four people were displaced. The American Red Cross was contacted to assist the displaced. Initial damages are […]

by · March 19, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce-West Columbia Lions take kids on shopping spree for clothes, smiles abound

Cayce-West Columbia Lions take kids on shopping spree for clothes, smiles abound

Members of the Cayce-West Columbia Lions Club accounted for some smiles earlier this month. The Lions took 15 students from Springdale Elementary School on a shopping spree. “To see see the look on the kids’ faces told us how much they appreciated it,” said Charlene Frye, Lion Club secretary. She said the students were recommended for the chance to spend […]

by · March 18, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Bowlero, high-energy bowling cuts the ribbon in Cayce

Bowlero, high-energy bowling cuts the ribbon in Cayce

The bowling experience in Cayce has gotten a shot of excitement. The ribbon was cut, Friday, on Bowlero. It’s the totally remolded- and renamed- bowling alley at 900 Axtell Dr., in the Parkland Plaza building that was formerly known as AMF Park Lanes. Bowlero features blacklight bowling, an arcade, food and drink specials, and more. “It’s high energy bowling,” said […]

by · March 18, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
NCAA’s March Madness comes to Colonial Life Arena – Duke a No. 1 Seed

NCAA’s March Madness comes to Colonial Life Arena – Duke a No. 1 Seed

Duke University is a No. 1 Seed overall and will play in the first two rounds of the NCAA Men’s Tournament in Columbia, as March Madness comes to town for the first time since 1970. Columbia will also get Virginia another number one seed. The games in Columbia begin on Friday, March 22 and will be played on Sunday, March […]

by · March 18, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Historical mystery and crimes tour in West Columbia, Friday, kicks off St. Pat’s weekend

Historical mystery and crimes tour in West Columbia, Friday, kicks off St. Pat’s weekend

Looking for something fun to do, to kick off the St. Patrick’s Day weekend? The Murders and Mysteries West Columbia Walking Tour is at 8 p.m. Friday until 9:30 p.m. It begins at the West Columbia Riverwalk Park and Amphitheater, 121 Alexander Rd. The tour is hosted by the Lexington County Museum. “Every community has its own unique history,” said […]

by · March 14, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Victim of fire identified by Lexington County coroner

Victim of fire identified by Lexington County coroner

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has released the identity of the individual found deceased following a residential structure fire that occurred at approximately 3 a.m., Thursday in the 1400 block of Waterwood Drive in Columbia. According to Coroner Fisher, a resident of the home, Mr. Joel Edward Ferris, 69, was pronounced dead at the scene. Another occupant of the residence was […]

by · March 14, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Twin Pines – 1948- evolves into Pawn Shop – now

West Columbia Twin Pines – 1948- evolves into Pawn Shop – now

The house pictured ( first in 1948), was known as Twin Pines. It’s opposite Horse Shoe Pond. Today, the structure is The Pawn Shop across Augusta Road from Wentworth Printing. The photos are being displayed on the City of West Columbia Facebook Page at City of West Columbia Facebook Page   The credit for the photo goes to: GL Locklayer

by · March 14, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Bowlero now in the AMF Park Lanes space in Cayce

Bowlero now in the AMF Park Lanes space in Cayce

Bowlero is now open at 900 Axtell Dr. in Cayce. It’s in the Parkland Plaza building that was formerly known as AMF Park Lanes. Bowlero feature blacklight bowling, an arcade, food and drink specials, and more. Bowlero is holding a GRAND OPENING Saturday (March 16) from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Click here for Bowlero Facebook Page

by · March 14, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
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