Articles by: Terry Ward

Driver killed in Friday night crash near Gaston, identified

Driver killed in Friday night crash near Gaston, identified

The individual killed in Friday night in a head­on collision, near Gaston, on Blackville Road has been identified. Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who was killed as Christopher Alan Davis, age 28, of Lexington. An autopsy revealed that Davis died as a result of the injuries he sustained in the accident. The accident occurred at approximately 8:30 p.m. […]

by · July 12, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
City of Cayce issues 2015-16 photo calendar

City of Cayce issues 2015-16 photo calendar

The 2015-16 Cayce Calendar was presented Tuesday at the Cayce City Council meeting. It features amateur photographers who have their pictures chosen from submissions. The Calendars are available at the Cayce City Hall while supplies last. Winners are: Jennifer Bodiford, New Home; Paula Melton; Come Sit a Spell; Nicholas McGee, A River’s Tranquility; Gary Wilson Guignard in the Fall; Gabriel McGee, […]

by · July 12, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Myron Corley retires from City of West Columbia

Myron Corley retires from City of West Columbia

Myron Corley is retiring from is post as West Columbia’s deputy administrator. Corley has worked for the City of West Columbia for 25 Years. “I’m looking forward to it,” Corley said. He also said West Columbia is a close-knit community that he feels good about serving. Corley was honored by the West Columbia City Council for his “outstanding service” at […]

by · July 12, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington County deputy rescues Lake Murray swimmer

Lexington County deputy rescues Lake Murray swimmer

A Lexington County deputy played a major role in the rescue of a distressed swimmer from Lake Murray on the Fourth of July.  According to an incident report, Deputy Scott Zylstra was on a traffic stop along the Dreher Shoals Dam when he was approached by a woman advising him a man was having trouble in the choppy waters off SCE&G Park. […]

by · July 12, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Family Tree event has Riverwalk busy, Saturday

Family Tree event has Riverwalk busy, Saturday

The Family Tree at the River event, June 27, at the West Columbia Riverwalk Amphitheater. It was from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. 1) Emma Harrison of West Columbia gets a face painting from Christina Murphy of Crowns and Capes. 2) Tim and Angie Larson, of Lexington, hold their children, Graham and Charley. 3) Criss Mitchell of Art Smart, with Drew, 10, […]

by · July 12, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Eagle Scout Nathan Ulmer gets honor from West Columbia

Eagle Scout Nathan Ulmer gets honor from West Columbia

Eagle Scout Nathan Ulmer, of Boy Scout Troop 321, has built and maintained Little Free Libraries in West Columbia’s Fowler Park and at Cafe Strudel. Ulmer was recognized with a resolution in appreciation for his service to the community by the West Columbia City Council, Tuesday. Ulmer was thanked for his “positive impact” on the City of West Columbia. PHOTOS: […]

by · July 11, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Springdale Police Department gets body camera from HOA

Springdale Police Department gets body camera from HOA

Lights, camera, action! The Shadblow Home Owners Association (HOA) of Springdale donated a body-worn SPDcamera system to the Springdale Police Department. “Body cameras are extremely useful to us,” said Springdale Police Chief Kevin Cornett. Cornett said he wants to be sure officers are doing the right thing. And a body camera protects officers from false allegations. The new camera comes […]

by · July 10, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS