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Cayce churches host first responder appreciation events

Cayce churches host first responder appreciation events

The congregation of the Cayce United Pentecostal Church  hosted the annual First Responders Appreciation Day, Saturday, for City of Cayce public safety personnel. The day was arranged to provide first repsonders with a day of relaxation and gratitude. The church provided food, games, door prizes, and  fellowship. “We, as a church, decided that we were going to ensure that we […]

by · April 9, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Rhythm on the River concert for Saturday is canceled

Rhythm on the River concert for Saturday is canceled

The Cayce West Columbia Chamber’s Rhythm on the River concert at the West Columbia Amphitheater for Saturday has been canceled.

by · April 7, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia’s planned enabling, inclusive playground is special

West Columbia’s planned enabling, inclusive playground is special

West Columbia’s new enabling playground is a big deal to parents and it will make a difference. “I’m very excited about the park,” said West Columbia City Councilman Tem Miles. ” It’s an opportunity for children of all abilities to play together, to play along side of each other, in our city. That’s special.” The park, bordered on Hudson and […]

by · April 6, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Kinetic Derby Day practice run set for Sunday in West Columbia

Kinetic Derby Day practice run set for Sunday in West Columbia

Kinetic Derby Day Practice Run Who: City of West Columbia Kinetic Derby Day Practice Cars Kinetic Derby Day Race Participants What: Center Street from State Street to Shuler Street will be closed from 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 8. City of West Columbia Staff and Kinetic Derby Day race participants will gather to practice run Soap Box […]

by · April 6, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Rachelle Moody announced as Cayce’s interim city manager

Rachelle Moody announced as Cayce’s interim city manager

Cayce City Council announced Thursday that Assistant to the City Manager Rachelle Moody, has been appointed as the interim city manager. “We are so thrilled to appoint Rachelle as interim City Manager. She has done such a phenomenal job for the City of Cayce in her positions as Special Projects and Grants Manager and Assistant to the City Manager, and […]

by · April 5, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Coroner releases names of 3 teens killed in Irmo car crash

Coroner releases names of 3 teens killed in Irmo car crash

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has released the identities of the three juveniles that were killed Wednesday in a single-vehicle accident. The crash occurred Wednesday at approximately 9:37 p.m. in the 100 block of Piney Grove Road in Lexington County. Fisher stated that Travis Lamount Green, Jr., 15, of Columbia was transported toPalmetto Health Richland where he died shortly after […]

by · April 5, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia “Murders and Mysteries” Walking Tour draws a crowd

West Columbia “Murders and Mysteries” Walking Tour draws a crowd

The West Columbia “Murders and Mysteries” Walking Tour was held last Friday. The tour was sponsored by the Lexington County Museum and began at the Riverwalk Amphitheater. It detailed some of the spookier and more gruesome aspects of West Columbia’s history and discussed discussed murders, crimes, and mysteries that occurred along Meeting and State Streets. It was such a success, […]

by · April 5, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia’s Kelli Ricard receives National Recreation Photo Trails award

West Columbia’s Kelli Ricard receives National Recreation Photo Trails award

The City of West Columbia’s Events Manager Kelli Ricard has won the National Recreation Photo Trails Contest in the category of “Water Trails. The photo was taken during the Total Solar Eclipse celebration held at the West Columbia Riverwalk Park. The vent drew as many as 3,500 people, who got the chance to experience the features of the river, and […]

by · April 5, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Coroner awaiting autopsy results of man reportedly beaten while getting his newspaper

Coroner awaiting autopsy results of man reportedly beaten while getting his newspaper

According to Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher, an autopsy to determine the cause of death of a man who was reportedly beaten while picking up his newspaper in the Cobbs Hill Subdivision was conducted  Tuesday. The results of the autopsy are currently pending further studies. Fisher may release the decedent’s identity later in the week, depending on whether autopsy findings […]

by · April 4, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce Avenues receive community development program designation

Cayce Avenues receive community development program designation

The City of Cayce has announced that Gov. Henry McMaster has designated an area in Cayce to be nominated as an Opportunity Zone. Opportunity Zones are a new community development program established by the US Congress as a part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. The area selected is census tract 202.01, commonly known as the Avenues. […]

by · April 4, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
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