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SRAA Principal Tonya Fryer accepts top award at ceremony

SRAA Principal Tonya Fryer accepts top award at ceremony

Saluda River Academy for the Arts Principal Tonya Fryer was recognized with a top education honor Thursday during a ceremony last week. Fryer received the 2017 Arts Administrator of the Year award at the Palmetto State Arts Education’s annual Arts Integration Conference in Columbia. Fryer has been principal for 11 years at Saluda River Academy for the Arts, a recipient […]

by · October 11, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington School District 2 wants to hire in a variety of jobs

Lexington School District 2 wants to hire in a variety of jobs

COME TO WORK AT: Lexington School District Two Lexington School District 2 is seeking teachers in Spanish, special education, ESOL, and speech. Other positions available are: Grounds maintenance, bus drivers, office support, and school nurse. Positions available are: full-time, part-time, and temporary positions. Apply today at www.lex2.org.

by · October 10, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington 2 Board to meet for special session at 6 p.m., Tuesday

Lexington 2 Board to meet for special session at 6 p.m., Tuesday

The Board of Trustees of Lexington County School District Two will meet in special session beginning at 6 p.m. on Tuesday (Oct. 10) in the Board Room of the District Education Center, 715 Ninth Street, West Columbia. The proposed agenda can be accessed via the District’s website, www.lex2.org / Board of Trustees / Board Meetings. Please call the office of the Superintendent at 739-8399, if you have […]

by · October 10, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
Gilbert man killed in vehicle accident, Monday night

Gilbert man killed in vehicle accident, Monday night

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has released the identity of an man who died as a result of a single-vehicle accident, Monday. The accident occurred in the 3300 block of Two Notch Road just before 7 p.m. According to Fisher, Mr. George T. Whittle, 56, of Gilbert was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries sustained in the accident. […]

by · October 10, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
Prysmian Group investing $15 million in Lexington County HQ

Prysmian Group investing $15 million in Lexington County HQ

Prysmian Group announced Monday a planned expansion of the company’s North American headquarters in Lexington County. The expansion will exceed $15 million of capital investment and is projected to create 30 jobs over the next five years.  Prysmian bills itself as a world leader in the telecom cables and systems industry. In July, Prysmian announced a $14 million investment in its […]

by · October 10, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
Brookland-Cayce High School’s “Homecoming” party is Friday

Brookland-Cayce High School’s “Homecoming” party is Friday

Brookland-Cayce High School is throwing a “Homecoming” party Friday — and everyone is invited. Brookland-Cayce will hold its Homecoming Festival from 4-8 p.m., Friday (Oct. 13.) in front of the school in Cayce. Brookland-Cayce ‘s Homecoming Festival will be a true block party. A portion of State Street, in front of the school, will be closed to create a pedestrian-friendly […]

by · October 9, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
Carolina Water Services rejects Town of Lexington’s offer for I-20 facility, condemnation process begins

Carolina Water Services rejects Town of Lexington’s offer for I-20 facility, condemnation process begins

Carolina Water Services, Inc., rejected the $1,584,000 offer in condemnation from the Town of Lexington for the Company’s I-20 facility. In announcing the rejection of the offer, CWS stated in a press release, that condemnation proceedings, of the facility, can begin immediately. The Town of Lexington said it had started the process to condemn the CWS facility so the town […]

by · October 9, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington woman killed in I-20 accident, Friday, is identified

Lexington woman killed in I-20 accident, Friday, is identified

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher identified the individual who died due to a motor vehicle accident that occurred Friday morning. The accident happened at approximately 7:30 a.m. near mile marker 59 of Interstate 20 eastbound. According to  Fisher, Kristine C. Hoover, 49, of Lexington was killed in the accident. Hoover, the driver of one vehicle, struck another vehicle while changing […]

by · October 9, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
Justifiable homicide ruled in Lexington July “Stand Your Ground” shooting

Justifiable homicide ruled in Lexington July “Stand Your Ground” shooting

A shooting death in Lexington’s Cherokee Village neighborhood has been ruled a justifiable homicide. Lexington Police Chief Terrance Green announced the ruling Friday in a press release. According to the release, on Sunday, July 23, at approximately 2:30 a.m., officers were dispatched to a shooting incident that had occurred on Cherokee Pond Court. Upon arrival officers found a white male […]

by · October 9, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
Rhythm on the River concert canceled Sunday (Oct. 8)

Rhythm on the River concert canceled Sunday (Oct. 8)

Due to the Forecasted strong chance of rain which will include Thunder Storms the Rhythm on the River concert has been canceled for Sunday (Oct. 8.) Organizers said they hope to see everyone for the final week of the season on October 15

by · October 8, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
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