Articles by: Terry Ward

Victim in fatal accident is identified

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who was killed in the one-vehicle accident at approximately 1:10 a.m. on Sunday. The accident occurred in the 500 block of Happy Town Road in Gaston. The victim is James Nathan Corbitt, 59, of  Gaston. Corbitt was traveling alone and was pronounced dead at the scene from the injuries he sustained in the […]

by · September 20, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS

Second weekend fatality recorded in Lexington County

Another person has died in a Lexington County vehicle accident this weekend. After Midnight Sunday,  a crash near George Bennett Road resulted in a fatality. The accident involved a 2006 Ford Mustang that veered off the road and hit a tree. The incident was reported by the S.C. Highway Patrol. Lexington County Corner Margaret Fisher has not released the name of the victim yet. The […]

by · September 20, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Spurrier fumbles the offseason?

Spurrier fumbles the offseason?

Bulldogs put half-a-hundred on Gamecocks The 2014 football  season for the University of South Carolina was a disaster compared to the three consecutive 11-win seasons before. Three total collapses by the USC defense resulted in a 7-5 season, in 2014, and a return to a place in college football Gamecock fans did not want to re-visit. As USC squandered double-digit […]

by · September 20, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Man dies in early Saturday accident, identified

Man dies in early Saturday accident, identified

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who was killed in the one-vehicle accident at approximately 1 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 19. The accident happened in the 200 block of Pond Branch Road in Lexington. The victim is Mike Trainor, Jr. 39, of Lexington. Trainor was traveling alone and was pronounced dead at the scene from the injuries […]

by · September 19, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Rev. David L. “Scooter” Scott obituary, memorial services announced

Rev. David L. “Scooter” Scott obituary, memorial services announced

On Sunday, Sept. 20, at 3 p.m. a memorial service will be held at Mt. Horeb United Methodist Church in Lexington. Visitation will follow service at the church. A memorial service will be 5:30 p.m. Sept. 28, 2015 at Airport High School Stadium. Rev. David L. “Scooter” Scott was called home to be with the Lord on Thursday September 17, […]

by · September 19, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
WWII Pilot Murray Price speaks at Agape, West Columbia

WWII Pilot Murray Price speaks at Agape, West Columbia

Murray Price, a World War II Bomber Pilot, told a gathering at the Agape Rehabilitation Center what the war was like. Friday was the 68th anniversary of the US. Air Force, and Price, who flew 40 combat missions in WWII was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, two Battle Stars and seven medals. He marked the Air Force’s birthday with his […]

by · September 19, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Airport defeats RNE, BC loses to Chapin

Airport defeats RNE, BC loses to Chapin

Airport defeated Richland Northeast 16-0 in Friday night high school football action. Chapin beat Brookland-Cayce 35-25. Airport and BC played at home. Airport’s win keeps the Eagles undefeated at 4-0. BC’s loss to Chapin drops the Bearcat’s record to 1-3.

by · September 19, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Former USC football player, Demetrius Summers, arrested

Former USC football player, Demetrius Summers, arrested

Lexington County Sheriff’s Department narcotics agents have made two arrests after a month-long undercoverinvestigation. The sheriff’s department spokesman Adam Myrick announced the arrests, Friday in a release. Demetrius Summers and Latesha Boykin have been arrested on multiple drug and weapons charges. Both Summers and Boykin face charges for trafficking and distributing drugs, possession of a weapon during the commission of […]

by · September 18, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
House of Raeford, LICS bless mobile food pantry bus

House of Raeford, LICS bless mobile food pantry bus

Lexington Interfaith Community Services (LICS) along with the House of Raeford Farms Inc., FLOCK program held a “Blessing of the Bus” Friday. The bus is a “Mobile Food Pantry.” LICS serves 4,800 people-year in its Food For Living (FFL) program. The FFL program provides food on a monthly basis for the elderly, veterans, the disabled, and their families. The Mobile Food […]

by · September 18, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
BC hosts Chapin, Burnett to start for Airport

BC hosts Chapin, Burnett to start for Airport

Airport hosts Richland-Northeast Friday night and Chapin will be at Brookland-Cayce.  BC Head Coach Rusty Charpia said Chapin may be the best 3A team in the state.  “They are the best team we’ve played this year,” Charpia said.  “They have a lot of good players.  He also said based on history the game could be close.  “I’ve played them four […]

by · September 18, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
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