Articles by: Terry Ward

Crash in Lexington slows traffic flow. Monday

Crash in Lexington slows traffic flow. Monday

A collision on North Lake Drive (SC-6) at Northpoint Drive had both inbound lanes closed in Lexington. The LPD reported the cash at about 12:35 p.m. Monday. The lanes were reopened before 1 p.m. Police were asking motorists to please consider an alternate route before the collision was cleared from the road.

by · March 5, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Riverwalk Amphitheater entrance closed Wednesday, open at Moffatt Street

West Columbia Riverwalk Amphitheater entrance closed Wednesday, open at Moffatt Street

Due to construction near the West Columbia Riverwalk Amphitheater, the entrance will be closed all day Wednesday, March 6. The West Columbia Riverwalk will remain open and patrons can park at the Moffatt Street entrance.  

by · March 5, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m., Tuesday

West Columbia City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m., Tuesday

West Columbia City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall. Click on the images to read agenda.

by · March 5, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Sunday night storm causes damage in Lexington County

Sunday night storm causes damage in Lexington County

Severe weather and possible tornadoes in  Lexington County resulted in downed trees, power outages and structural damage Sunday night In Lexington County, there was a report of a roof torn from a house in an area north of Interstate 20 and west of Highway 6. And a tree fell on an house on David Lane close to the Town of […]

by · March 4, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Gray Collegiate boys win State Championship in 2A basketball

Gray Collegiate boys win State Championship in 2A basketball

West Columbia’s Gray Collegiate Academy, the defending Class 2A boys’ basketball champion, won the team’s second consecutive State Title, Saturday at Colonial Life Arena. The War Eagles deated Andrew Jackson, 79-38. GCA Senior Tommy Bruner had a game-high 19 points and he had six assists.  Jalil Robinson scored 15 points for the War Eagles and he had five steals. It […]

by · March 4, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington man, who died in vehicle collision, identified by coroner

Lexington man, who died in vehicle collision, identified by coroner

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the man who died in vehicle collision, Thursday. It occurred in the 2000 block of S.C. Highway 6 at approximately 6 a.m. According to Fisher, Mr. Nathan Michael Ludwig, 42, of Lexington was pronounced dead at the scene due to his injuries. Ludwig was traveling eastbound when his vehicle crossed the center line […]

by · March 4, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
I-20 reopened after being closed for one-car accident, Sunday

I-20 reopened after being closed for one-car accident, Sunday

Interstate-20 at Exit 58 in Lexington County was closed for a while Sunday morning. It was reopened after 11 a.m. The Augusta Road/US Highway 1 Exit was closed after a one-car collision. The Lexington Police Department assisted the S.C. Highway Patrol until the vehicle was removed. Police asked motorists to please use caution while traveling along Interstate 20. LPD photos.  […]

by · March 4, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
If the creek don’t rise, rain causes water to rage – with video

If the creek don’t rise, rain causes water to rage – with video

Lots of rain this week has swollen some of the creeks in the area. This stream borders the residential neighborhood of Westover Acres. It runs into Double Branch, and eventually into the Saluda River, in West Columbia, near Botanical Parkway. Rain is predicted for Friday evening, and more rain Sunday. Earlier this week, portions of the West Columbia Riverwalk, and […]

by · March 1, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
It’s time to build your Kinetic Derby Day Parade sculpture – Kinetic Derby Day is April 27

It’s time to build your Kinetic Derby Day Parade sculpture – Kinetic Derby Day is April 27

The City of West Columbia will host the 2nd Annual Kinetic Derby Day on Saturday, April 27. It is a unique celebration that includes a parade of kinetic sculptures. The parade, beginning at 11 a.m. is followed by an afternoon of adult and child soapbox derby racing. Kinetic Derby Day sculptures – featured in the parade- are human-powered, handmade floats […]

by · March 1, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Riverwalk open

West Columbia Riverwalk open

All portions of the West Columbia Riverwalk Park and Amphitheater are open to the public after being closed due to flooding.

by · March 1, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
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