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Cayce woman killed in West Columbia crash

Cayce woman killed in West Columbia crash

The Lexington County Coroner’s Office and the South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating a two-vehicle crash fatal accident which occurred at approximately 2 a.m. on Tuesday. The crash occurred on Interstate 26 eastbound at mile marker 113 in West Columbia. According to Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher, Olivia K. Johnson, 21, of Cayce was a passenger in a vehicle which […]

by · September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lawmakers unify against Carolina Water discharge into Saluda River

Lawmakers unify against Carolina Water discharge into Saluda River

Lawmakers unified Monday at a press conference to oppose the renewing of a permit for Carolina Water Service. The company is in the middle of a DHEC permitting process that would allow for the discharge of waste into the Lower Saluda River, that flows through West Columbia, and down stream into the Congaree River, in Cayce. Regardless of political party, […]

by · September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Airport High Eagle Club to recognize Athletic Hall of Fame inductees

Airport High Eagle Club to recognize Athletic Hall of Fame inductees

Airport High School Athletic Hall of Fame Airport High School’s Eagle Club will recognize the 2015 inductees into the Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday, Oct. 9. There will be a drop-in at 5:30 p.m. in the arena/commons area of Airport High School with the formal induction at 6:15 p.m. The inductees also will be recognized during halftime of the […]

by · September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
S.C. Highway Patrol reporting fatality, I-26 in Lexington County

S.C. Highway Patrol reporting fatality, I-26 in Lexington County

The South Carolina Department of Public Safety reported a Lexington County fatality, via email at 3:43 a.m. Tuesday. The Advisory reads: Lexington County (Tuesday) on  I- 26 Eastbound, at Mile Marker 113, is blocked due to a fatal crash. Expect delays for the next 2 hours. More details will be released when available.

by · September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia City Council Agenda for Tuesday meeting

West Columbia City Council Agenda for Tuesday meeting

City of West Columbia City Council Meeting Agenda Regular Council Meeting following the Public Hearing on the TIF Tuesday, Sept. 1, 6 p.m. at West Columbia City Hall. Public Hearing Considering the Adoption of Proposed Amendments to, and Including the Extension of, the Redevelopment Plan of the City of West Columbia Originally Dated June 2, 1998, Which Established the City’s […]

by · August 31, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Will your August SCE&G bill be lower than July’s?

Will your August SCE&G bill be lower than July’s?

  Will August cost you less than the heat of July? As the month of August comes to an end, SCE&G customers will get their monthly bills. Extreme heat in July caused large spikes in some South Carolina Electric and Gas utility bills. A West Columbia resident received an electric bill of more than $700. The bill was for a […]

by · August 31, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Burnett’s passing game carries Airport

Burnett’s passing game carries Airport

Airport QB Brett Burnett had a good evening in the Eagles’ 42-37 win over Brookland-Cayce Friday. The 6′-2″ 195-pound junior was 18-for-26 in his passing game. And at least four of the incompletions were on target, but the passes were dropped by Eagle receivers. Burnett had one interception, but his passing was a key factor in the win.      On […]

by · August 31, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS

West Columbia mother of four killed in accident

Magdelene K. Anderson of West Columbia died Friday morning in a single-car wreck on I-77 in Richland County. Anderson was the mother of four children. Anderson, 38, according to Richland County Coroner Gary Watts, was heading south on I-77 near Jackson Boulevard around. She lost control of her SUV and ran off the road. The vehicle rolled several times. Anderson, […]

by · August 29, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce City Council issues agenda for 6 p.m., Tuesday meeting

Cayce City Council issues agenda for 6 p.m., Tuesday meeting

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by · August 29, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Sunset Boulevard was blocked after car accident, now open

Sunset Boulevard was blocked after car accident, now open

Sunset Boulevard was blocked, Saturday afternoon, in the 1500 block. Response to a single-car accident caused for a call to the West Columbia Fire Department and West Columbia Police (WCPD) along with EMS, said Capt. Scott Morrison with the WCPD. It is now reopened. It’s the second time the 1500 block of Sunset has been closed. On Wednesday, a fire […]

by · August 29, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
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