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Cayce City Council special election is in one week

Cayce City Council special election is in one week

Cayce is set to choose a new council member. The special election to fill the unexpired term of City of Cayce District 4 Councilman Tim James is Sept. 15. Phil Carter, Alex Mowery, and John Raley have filed to run for the Cayce Council District 4 seat. It is a nonpartisan election and no party affiliation shall be placed on […]

by · September 8, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Reminder, West Columbia Council meeting, 4 p.m. Tuesday

Reminder, West Columbia Council meeting, 4 p.m. Tuesday

Agenda Special Council Meeting Tuesday, Sept. 8,  at 4 p.m. Council Chambers II. Determination of a Quorum A. Consideration to Amend the Award of the Cedar Road and Mineral Springs Road Waterline Relocation Project – Mr. Mark A. Waller, P.E., Director of Planning, Engineering and Water Plants B. Consideration to Approve Stutts & Williams, LLC as the Recipient of the Award […]

by · September 8, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Wooden cut out a tribute to Cayce’s Revolutionary War past

Wooden cut out a tribute to Cayce’s Revolutionary War past

Ever wonder about the significance of the wooden cutout of a man on a horse on State Street in Cayce, at Lyles Street. Below is the inscription explaining the reason the figure was placed there by The River Alliance. During the Revolutionary War the Congaree River provided a line of supply from Charleston to sustain the British and Loyalist soldiers […]

by · September 8, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
River District banners planned in West Columbia

River District banners planned in West Columbia

Look for some new banners to promote some West Columbia businesses. Martha Wise, president of the River District Merchants Association, told West Columbia City Council last Tuesday of a plan to attract attention to an area of town. The River District is bounded by the State Street and Meeting Street, to 12th Street in West Columbia. Its members are buying […]

by · September 7, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Volunteers sought for Cayce Congaree Bluegrass Festival

Volunteers sought for Cayce Congaree Bluegrass Festival

Cayce’s Congaree Bluegrass Festival staff are looking for a few volunteers for this year’s event. The Congaree Bluegrass Festival takes place Oct. 3 and 4, at the Historic Columbia Speedway in Cayce. If you have a group or organization that might be interested and would like more information, please contact kcarmine@cityofcayce-sc.gov or call 803-550-9520

by · September 7, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia will not pick up garbage on Labor Day

West Columbia will not pick up garbage on Labor Day

The City of West Columbia Sanitation Department will not pick up garbage or recyclables on Labor Day (Sept. 7.) Garbage that is normally picked up on Monday will be picked up on Tuesday (Sept. 8) or it may take until Wednesday (Sept 9.) to get all stops in. A release from the city is posted below. Click to enlarge:

by · September 7, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia City Council to meet, 4 p.m. Tuesday

West Columbia City Council to meet, 4 p.m. Tuesday

Agenda Special Council Meeting Tuesday, Sept. 8,  at 4 p.m. Council Chambers II. Determination of a Quorum A. Consideration to Amend the Award of the Cedar Road and Mineral Springs Road Waterline Relocation Project – Mr. Mark A. Waller, P.E., Director of Planning, Engineering and Water Plants B. Consideration to Approve Stutts & Williams, LLC as the Recipient of the Award […]

by · September 6, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
UPDATE – Man fired shots, barricaded in West Columbia, surrenders

UPDATE – Man fired shots, barricaded in West Columbia, surrenders

A man who had barricaded himself in a house has surrendered to police.  “He came out of the house peaceably,” said Capt. Scott Morrison of the WCPD. He surrendered to police around  noon Sunday.  He could be charged with discharging a firearm in the city limits. Morrison also said the man has a “long gun” but he did not know if […]

by · September 6, 2015 · 2 comments · NEWS
Man fires shot, barricaded in house in West Columbia

Man fires shot, barricaded in house in West Columbia

The West Columbia Police Department is investigating a situation in which an individual who has barricaded himself in a house, according to Capt. Scott Morrison of the WCPD. The person fired shots into the air, and went back into the house on F Avenue. But there are no injuries. Negotiators and a SWAT team are on the scene. There is […]

by · September 6, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
First Rhythm on the River Fall Concert is held

First Rhythm on the River Fall Concert is held

Bennett and Coolidge (left) played before Deleveled at the CMC Rhythm on the River Fall Concert Series, Friday. The music begins at 6 p.m. at the West Columbia Amphitheatre.  The next concert is Sept. 18 and features The Travelin’ Kine.  

by · September 5, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
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