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Cayce Gamecock mural painting set to begin on May 16

Cayce Gamecock mural painting set to begin on May 16

A high-profile structure in the City of Cayce is about to get some attention. Eric Henn, a nationally renowned mega-muralist, is scheduled to begin painting “Carolina Sunset” (aka the Gamecock Water Tank Mural.) The tower is on Charleston Highway. It’s a Public Works of HeART project. Public Works of HeART is creating a Facebook page just for the mural, so you’ll be […]

by · May 10, 2016 · 1 comment · NEWS
Cayce’s Walmart Neighborhood Grocery Grand Opening June 29

Cayce’s Walmart Neighborhood Grocery Grand Opening June 29

A grand-opening ceremony Cayce’s Walmart Neighborhood Grocery will be held at 7:30 a.m. June 29. The store is at 1355 Knox-Abbott Drive. It will be open 24 hours, according to the announcement about the Grand Opening. . For those interested in working at the Walmart Neighborhood Market, applications are being taken at 105 N. 12th St., West Columbia. The grand-opening […]

by · May 10, 2016 · 1 comment · NEWS
Columbia firefighter injured in West Columbia fire

Columbia firefighter injured in West Columbia fire

A Columbia firefighter was injured battling an early-morning fire in West Columbia, Monday. The injury is said to be not life-threatening. The fire was at Edgewater on the Saluda, a condominium complex on Edgewater Lane in West Columbia. The complex is off of Comanche Trail, near the Saluda River. It  is not in the City of West Columbia’s jurisdiction. It […]

by · May 9, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Airport High’s First Graduating Classes Annual Reunion, May 21

Airport High’s First Graduating Classes Annual Reunion, May 21

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT Airport High School’s First Graduating Classes Holding  Annual Class Reunion Airport High School’s Classes of 1964 and 1965 will hold their Annual Class Reunion on May 21, , at the American Legion on American Legion Drive in Lexington. Social hour from 5:30 – 6:30.  Dinner, catered by Hudson’s, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Anyone interested in attending or for more information, call or e-mail […]

by · May 9, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Elliott and the Untouchables are Rhythm on the River success, Travelin’ Kine, Saturday

Elliott and the Untouchables are Rhythm on the River success, Travelin’ Kine, Saturday

Elliott and the Untouchables is a band that brings a crowd with it when it plays. That was the case Saturday at Rhythm on the River. The band filled the West Columbia Riverwalk Amphitheater, with old fans and a lot of new ones, too. There was lots of good food and plenty to drink, as the band played into the […]

by · May 9, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Springdale’s second food truck event is a hit

Springdale’s second food truck event is a hit

The smell of smoking bar-b-que was in the air Friday afternoon in Springdale. Children ran from truck to truck, and parents studied menus to see what looked best. It was perfect weather and a crowd that chatted, and visited with neighbors, before and after they grabbed a bite of a little something different. Grilled foods, waffles, Italian ice, and of course […]

by · May 9, 2016 · 2 comments · NEWS
Little River man jailed in connection with shooting of Lexington resident

Little River man jailed in connection with shooting of Lexington resident

A Little River man has been jailed in connection with the shooting death of Ryan Burt, 26, of Lexington. Zachary Paul Owens, 25, was arrested on Saturday, but not charged. Owens is being held at the North Myrtle Beach Detention Center. Charges against him are pending, as an investigation is being conducted by detectives. Initial report: Lexington man shot in North Myrtle […]

by · May 7, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington man shot in North Myrtle Beach, dies

Lexington man shot in North Myrtle Beach, dies

  The North Myrtle Beach Department of Public Safety is investigating a shooting death that happened early Saturday morning. Darris Fowler, deputy coroner of the Horry County Coroner’s Office, said Ryan Burt, 26, died at  Grand Strand Medical Center emergency room at 1:05 a.m. Saturday. Fowler said the victim died from a gunshot wound. According to several news reports, Fowler said Burt […]

by · May 7, 2016 · 1 comment · NEWS
Airport beats Hartsville, wins District Crown

Airport beats Hartsville, wins District Crown

The Airport Eagles defeated Hartsville, 7-3 Friday night to win the District VI State Baseball Championship. Josh Tucker and Zac Feaster had RBIs in the critical game two of the playoff showdown. Airport will host St. James Monday. Hartsville won game one, but had to beat the Eagles twice to take the District Crown. Hartsville defeated Airport, 3- 0 in […]

by · May 7, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Rhythm on the River w/ Elliott and the Untouchables, 6 p.m., Saturday

Rhythm on the River w/ Elliott and the Untouchables, 6 p.m., Saturday

This Saturday,May 7th: ELLIOTT AND THE UNTOUCHABLES   Rhythm on the River w/ Elliott and the Untouchables, 6 p.m., Saturday. West Columbia Amphitheater. Sponsored by: MID CAROLINA ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE INC.        Food Truck: THE WURST WAGEN Based in Columbia, SC, Elliott and the Untouchables are one of the most popular blues bands in the southeastern U.S., specializing in jump […]

by · May 6, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
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