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Lexington 2 issues 2016-17 School Board meeting schedule

Lexington 2 issues 2016-17 School Board meeting schedule

The regular monthly meetings of the Board of Trustees for Lexington School District Two are held on the third Thursday of each month except for July and December. The meetings begin at 7 p.m. in the Board Room of the District Education Center, 715 Ninth Street, West Columbia, unless otherwise announced. Special Board Meetings are scheduled by the Board of […]

by · June 2, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Caribbean Soul Grill, in Cayce, has ribbon-cutting, Thursday

Caribbean Soul Grill, in Cayce, has ribbon-cutting, Thursday

There was a ribbon-cutting at the Caribbean Soul Grill on 901 Holland Avenue in Cayce, Thursday morning. Pictured are Greater Cayce-West Columbia Board President Vaughan Dozier, with Manager Delroy Gordon, owners Curtis Smith, Charlene Shaw and C-WC Chamber President Gregg Pinner.

by · June 2, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington County Deputies arrest 4 in head shop bust

Lexington County Deputies arrest 4 in head shop bust

From the LCSD 4 arrested in head shop bust  Lexington County Sheriff’s Department narcotics agents arrested four individuals May 27 after executing a search warrant at a store known to sell drug paraphernalia. “Several pounds of spice, a variety of synthetic marijuana, and approximately $4,200 in cash were seized from Cloud 9 on Bush River Road,” Lexington County Sheriff Jay […]

by · June 2, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce intersection at new Walmart store almost complete

Cayce intersection at new Walmart store almost complete

Paving, new mast arm traffic lights and a removed median are upgrades to the intersection at Knox-Abbott and Charleston Highway in Cayce. The remodeling of the intersection is all but done.  It includes  new sidewalks, stop lights, and street paving, said Tara Greenwood, Special Projects and Grants Coordinator for the City of Cayce. “The Wal-Mart off-site work will be complete this week,” said […]

by · June 2, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
New sidewalks going in across from Brookland-Cayce High school

New sidewalks going in across from Brookland-Cayce High school

Trucks, work crews, and drive “SLOW” signs are a part of new sidewalks being put down across from Brookland-Cayce High School. The project is being funded by a SCDOT grant. The basic scope of work for that project includes new sod, trees, lighting, and curb and gutter improvements.  It will be ADA compliant, too. “Typically those projects take about 90-120 […]

by · June 2, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Man sentenced for murder in West Columbia-related case

Man sentenced for murder in West Columbia-related case

From a release from Geri-Lyn Harrison of the 11th Circuit Solicitor’s Office. Michael Gene Sulier, III, 27, of Gaston, was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Adam Berry, 22. The murder occurred on March 4, 2015 in Lexington County. The sentence was imposed Tuesday, by Judge R. Knox McMahon following Sulier’s guilty plea. Senior Assistant Solicitor Suzanne […]

by · June 1, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Modern Admin Professional offering “Create” workshops at Chamber

Modern Admin Professional offering “Create” workshops at Chamber

Tina Ormenisan -of Modern Admin Professional- is offering three Create Workshops for social media designs, event invites, and more. The first is  at 9 a.m. on Tue, June 7. Two more follow on June 14 and 15. The cost for the workshop is $32.  Use early bird discount code “mapcreatejun” to claim your 15% discount through June 5th! It’s at the Greater […]

by · June 1, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia requests citizen input of Hospitality Fee, at 2 meetings

West Columbia requests citizen input of Hospitality Fee, at 2 meetings

West Columbia requests citizens input of Hospitality Fee at 2 meetings. The City of West Columbia is attaching a notice to garbage receptacles this week. It reminds customers of two community information meetings to discuss a Hospitality fee. The sessions are at 6 p.m. on June 8, and June 13, City Hall, 200 N. 12th St. West Columbia.  The Hospitality Fee […]

by · June 1, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Federal Summer Meals Program available at several locations

Federal Summer Meals Program available at several locations

Lexington School District Two / Sodexo, Inc., will participate in the federally-funded child nutrition program. It provides free, nutritious lunch meals to help children in needed areas get the nutrition they need to learn, play and grow throughout the summer months when they are out of school. The motto of the program is “Hunger Doesn’t Take a Vacation.” Just as […]

by · June 1, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
BCHS’s Miriam Stutler to be Swiss Rotary exchange student

BCHS’s Miriam Stutler to be Swiss Rotary exchange student

Miriam Theda Stutler, a sophomore at Brookland-Cayce High School, has been awarded the Rotary Youth Exchange Scholarship. Miriam is scheduled to leave in August, and spend the next school year in Switzerland, living with three different host families. She will live in a small village outside of Zurich, and attend the local high school there. “This is a tremendous opportunity […]

by · June 1, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
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