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Kinetic Derby Day draws crowd to West Columbia on a beautiful Saturday- Photo Gallery

Kinetic Derby Day draws crowd to West Columbia on a beautiful Saturday- Photo Gallery

The first annual Kinetic Derby Day was held Saturday on State and Meeting streets in West Columbia. On State Street, The Jasper Project’s Arts Fairway featured more than 30 local artists. There were lots of Kinetic parade and participants and there were the kinetic cars and soap box derby races. The CMC Rhythm on the River had a large crowd […]

by · April 23, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Man killed in Lexington motorcycle crash is identified by coroner

Man killed in Lexington motorcycle crash is identified by coroner

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who died in a motorcycle accident. It occurred in the 2500 block of South Lake Drive in Lexington at approximately 9 p.m. Friday. According to Fisher, Rueben Wyatt Baughman, 31, of Lexington was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries sustained in the accident. Baughman, who is believed to have […]

by · April 23, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Prettier Than Matt and Flat Out Strangers played Rhythm on the River, Saturday

Prettier Than Matt and Flat Out Strangers played Rhythm on the River, Saturday

The Rhythm on the River featured Prettier Than Matt and Flat Out Strangers, Saturday. On April 28, see  Sufferin Moses, with opener, Moon Pi. The popular free concerts are at the West Columbia Amphitheater at the base of the Gervais Street Bridge. Shows begin at 6 p.m. and end at 9 p.m. The concerts are presented by the Greater Cayce-West […]

by · April 23, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
REMINDER – West Columbia’s Kinetic Derby Day is Saturday

REMINDER – West Columbia’s Kinetic Derby Day is Saturday

In just over a week, on Saturday April 21, Kinetic Derby Day will commence on State Street in West Columbia. As the date gets closer, the anticipation is mounting. Kinetic Derby Day is free and includes a kinetic sculpture parade, soapbox car racing for adults and children, art, food, and family fun. “West Columbia’s Kinetic Derby Day will be a […]

by · April 20, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Rhythm on the River Spring concerts kick off season with good vibes – Show at 5 p.m., Saturday

Rhythm on the River Spring concerts kick off season with good vibes – Show at 5 p.m., Saturday

West Columbia’s Rhythm on the River Spring concerts started last week. The concerts are in the fourteenth year, and they are like a dependable old friend. “The Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber’s opening week of CMC Rhythm on the River was a great success with Back South and Papa String Band,” said Richard Skipper, the Chamber’s executive director. “The newly renovated […]

by · April 20, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington 2 School Board recognizes SC Junior Scholars

Lexington 2 School Board recognizes SC Junior Scholars

The Lexington 2 School Board recognized SC Junior Scholars at its meeting Thursday. They are: Busbee Creative Arts Academy: Rylee Burr Fulmer Middle: Jackson Bouknight, Arthur Kaminski, Chase Keisler, Sally Skinner Pine Ridge Middle: Tiffany Lin, Jillian Jacques. Jordan Jacques, Jennifer Hughes Northside Middle: Ainsley Allen, Joshua Arega, Abigail Boone, Luke Carroll, Cassie Drew, Zachary Garrison, Cole Geyer, Macy Giles, Bruce […]

by · April 19, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia home looks to be a total loss to Sunday’s storm

West Columbia home looks to be a total loss to Sunday’s storm

The life of Ernest Wyndham was drastically affected by the ferocious storm that roared through West Columbia Sunday afternoon. Wyndham said it sounded like a bomb went off, but it was actually three gigantic trees falling on his house in the Westover Acres home where he had lived for 50 years. The first two trees were connected and when they […]

by · April 19, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Airport wins 4A Region title in baseball

Airport wins 4A Region title in baseball

Tuesday was a night of celebration for Airport High’s Diamond Eagles, after the baseball team clinched the AAAA region title. But Wednesday, it was back to work to get ready for next week’s district tournament, following Airport’s 13-0 win over South Aiken on the road. Justin Allen got the win on the mound, pitching a shut-out. Getting back into the […]

by · April 19, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce Spring Plant Exchange is Saturday

Cayce Spring Plant Exchange is Saturday

The Cayce Spring Plant Exchange event is Saturday.  For more information contact Katinia Taylor at (803) 550-9520 or visitwww.caycesc.gov

by · April 19, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
SCE&G blasting underground in West Columbia Tuesday to install new power poles

SCE&G blasting underground in West Columbia Tuesday to install new power poles

A contract crew working for SCE&G is conducting controlled underground blasting in West Columbia between Kay Koon Lane and Redbird Drive Tuesday. SCE&G said the work is safely confined to a small area on existing SCE&G rights-of- way. People in the general area may hear or feel two brief rumbles. The work will remove underground rock to make room for […]

by · April 18, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
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