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Woman who put newborn in trash bag charged with homicide, says warrant

Woman who put newborn in trash bag charged with homicide, says warrant

Lexington County detectives have arrested a Lexington woman in connection with the death of her newborn child. Brennan Hailey Geller, 21, is charged with homicide by child abuse because she failed to provide medical care for the infant she delivered in her car Friday night, according to an arrest warrant. Geller placed the newborn in a trash bag and drove […]

by · August 7, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Beautification Foundation’s ‎4th Annual Tribute for Trees is Sept. 18

West Columbia Beautification Foundation’s ‎4th Annual Tribute for Trees is Sept. 18

West Columbia Beautification Foundation’s ‎4th Annual Tribute for Trees has been scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 18 at 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.

by · August 7, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington 2 offers free sports passes to senior citizens, first responders, and others

Lexington 2 offers free sports passes to senior citizens, first responders, and others

Senior citizens, first responders and others in Lexington Two are being offered passes for the 2018-19 school year that allow free admission to most regular season Lexington Two athletic events. Silver Passes are offered to any resident of Lexington Two ages 65 and older. Eligible residents may stop in from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. August 17 at the Lexington Two District […]

by · August 7, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Obituary for Kay Horton, wife of Mayor Bobby Horton

Obituary for Kay Horton, wife of Mayor Bobby Horton

Karen (Kay) Hunter Horton passed away peacefully on August 4, 2018 at Palmetto Health Richland Hospital. Kay was born December 23, 1954, in Jefferson, SC to the late Robert Hunter and Sara Robertson Hunter. She grew up in Kershaw, SC and graduated from Andrew Jackson High School. She received an Associate Degree in X-Ray Technology from Midlands Tech. Kay worked […]

by · August 5, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Kay Horton, wife of West Columbia Mayor Bobby Horton, dies

Kay Horton, wife of West Columbia Mayor Bobby Horton, dies

Karen “Kay” Hunter Horton died just after noon on Saturday. She is the wife of West Columbia Mayor Bobby Horton. Mrs. Horton had been struggling with health issues for months. Bobby Horton said his wife died around 12:30 Saturday afternoon. He said a memorial service is being scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 11, at First Baptist Church in West Columbia. More details […]

by · August 4, 2018 · 1 comment · NEWS
Next Cayce 12,000 Year History Park tour is Aug. 18

Next Cayce 12,000 Year History Park tour is Aug. 18

There is a magnitude of history in Cayce, with 12,000 Year History Park. A summer tour was given of the park Saturday. And mark your calendars, there is just one week left of the tours. On Aug. 18, the tour will include the site of Fort Congaree. Then stay tuned for updates and the new fall schedule.

by · August 3, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia sees boom in new business

West Columbia sees boom in new business

Business is booming in West Columbia and it shows in the number of business licenses being issued. West Columbia issued 2,306 business licenses in all of 2017, according to Ellen Ravenell, who oversees business licenses. As of Thursday, 2,295 business licenses had been issued. The numbers were about the same but there are still five more months to go in […]

by · August 3, 2018 · 1 comment · NEWS
Air Wisconsin to locate flight crew base, and add 150 positions, at Columbia Metropolitan Airport

Air Wisconsin to locate flight crew base, and add 150 positions, at Columbia Metropolitan Airport

Air Wisconsin, a regional carrier for United operating as United Express, has announced plans to locate their newest flight crew base at Columbia Metropolitan Airport. The base is scheduled to be operational Oct 1. “This past week, we announced the opening of a crew base expanding our presence at Columbia Metropolitan Airport, which is a key part of our network. […]

by · August 3, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
New West Columbia Councilman Mickey Pringle brings initiatives to his district

New West Columbia Councilman Mickey Pringle brings initiatives to his district

It took a while, but West Columbia City Council has a new member. Mickey Pringle, a just-retired high school principal, was sworn in on June 18, as the council member representing District 5. The seat was held by Boyd Jones before Pringle was elected. “I want to help create better living conditions in District 5 and West Columbia,” Pringle said. […]

by · August 2, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce’s Steel Hands Brewing looking for art to display

Cayce’s Steel Hands Brewing looking for art to display

Calling all Cayce Area Artists.  Steel Hands Brewing in Cayce announced last week that it is  hosting an Artist Competition. Your work could be permanently displayed at the Brewery. The brewery is also giving away prizes. If you are interested in submitting art visit the Steel Hands Brewing website. You can  information on rules and eligibility. The deadline for registering […]

by · August 2, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
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