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Nephron donates life saving medicine

Nephron donates life saving medicine

Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation has donated 12,480 vials of life-saving respiratory medications to Americares – an organization that works in countries around the world to improve health care of those in greatest need.‬ Nephron is owned by Lexington County native Lou Kennedy, with its headquarters in West Columbia, just outside of Cayce. Nephron is housed in a state-of-the-art facility. Nephron incorporates industry-leading […]

by · April 3, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce Farmer’s Market offering curbside service

Cayce Farmer’s Market offering curbside service

Curbside service is now available at Cayce Farmer’s Market For your convenience and with your health and safety in mind Cayce Farmer’s Market at 2329 Charleston Highway, Cayce is now offering curbside pickup for produce and plants ($25 minimum.) Call: at 803-791-1009. Call with the info below : -time you will pick up -vehicle -method of payment (cash, check, credit/debit, […]

by · April 3, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Facebook announces grants for local news during COVID-19 crisis

Facebook announces grants for local news during COVID-19 crisis

The news industry is working under extraordinary conditions to keep people informed during the COVID-19 pandemic. At a time when journalism is needed more than ever, ad revenues are declining due to the economic impact of the virus. Local journalists are being hit especially hard, even as people turn to them for critical information to keep their friends, families and […]

by · April 2, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
House of Raeford holding community chicken sale,  Tuesday

House of Raeford holding community chicken sale, Tuesday

House of Raeford holding community chicken sale Tuesday, April 7. House of Raeford is holding a community chicken sale Tuesday. Chuck Underhill announced the sale Thursday. Click here for a link House of Raeford will offer fresh chicken with no hormones, all naturaland locally farmed. The chicken will be offered in 40-pound boxes. The Bone-in Skin-on Thighs are $15 a […]

by · April 2, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington Medical Center Collecting Cards for Patients during COVID-19 crisis

Lexington Medical Center Collecting Cards for Patients during COVID-19 crisis

 Lexington Medical Center is collecting homemade greeting cards for patients in the hospital. With a strict policy prohibiting visitors during the COVID-19 pandemic, a greeting card can bring smiles to faces and cheer up members of our community in the hospital during this difficult time. Lexington Medical Center is requesting cards with hope-filled, happy messages. The cards should be designed […]

by · April 2, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Driver runs red light, causes crash in Lexington, say police

Driver runs red light, causes crash in Lexington, say police

The Lexington Police Department reported a collision on Sunset Blvd. (US-378) at Old Cherokee Road. The crash had an inbound lane closed after 8 a.m. Thursday morning. It was later cleared. The collision was caused by a driver who failed to stop for a red light, according to the LPD.

by · April 2, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia mayor asks for understanding as city deals with COVID-19

West Columbia mayor asks for understanding as city deals with COVID-19

Schools are closed, restaurants offer take-out and delivery only and 72 percent of the state’s labor force is working from home, according to S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster. The coronavirus crisis has no doubt disrupted life. In West Columbia, household garbage and recycling are now collected simultaneously. Garbage and recycling normally collected on Mondays and Tuesdays is all being collected on […]

by · April 2, 2020 · 1 comment · NEWS
Saluda River teachers hold parade to visit elementary school students while school is closed – Photos

Saluda River teachers hold parade to visit elementary school students while school is closed – Photos

Lots of teachers, and staff from Saluda River Academy for the Arts conducted a parade Wednesday. (More photos below) The “Honk for Bobcat Unity in the Community Parade,” was an effort to show SRAA students how much they are missed and loved by the their school. Schools are closed due to the coronavirus crisis. The parade left from the back […]

by · April 1, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington County emergency vehicles to sound sirens at 7 p.m. Friday in “Sirens for Solidarity” effort

Lexington County emergency vehicles to sound sirens at 7 p.m. Friday in “Sirens for Solidarity” effort

As the community rallies together to beat COVID-19, Lexington County wants all residents to know that emergency responders providing the highest levels of service possible. The county wants to ensure you know that first responders are on the job 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. So all emergency services and law enforcement vehicles throughout […]

by · April 1, 2020 · 2 comments · NEWS
Governor orders ‘nonessential’ businesses to close because of COVID-19

Governor orders ‘nonessential’ businesses to close because of COVID-19

Gov. Henry McMaster issued an order Tuesday, closing down all non-essential businesses in South Carolina due to the coronavirus. The order applies to thousands of businesses across the state. Businesses to be closed include gyms, spas, nightclubs, barber shops, hair salons, tattoo parlors, waxing salons, fitness centers, bowling alleys, arcades, racetracks, indoor children’s play areas, theaters, planetariums, museums and performing […]

by · March 31, 2020 · 0 comments · NEWS
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