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Lexington Two School Board to meet Saturday for Winter Workshop

Lexington Two School Board to meet Saturday for Winter Workshop

The Board of Trustees of Lexington School District Two has scheduled a Winter Workshop on Saturday (Jan. 19) from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. The Workshop will be held in the Board Room of the District Education Center, 715 Ninth Street, West Columbia.  The proposed Agenda is posted on the District’s website, www.lex2.org / Board of Trustees / Board Meetings / Agenda. Note […]

by · January 15, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
2 Lexington County men sentenced for brutal murder, home invasion

2 Lexington County men sentenced for brutal murder, home invasion

Clenord James Graham, a 34 year old Lexington County man, has been sentenced to Life in prison for the murder of Robert “R.J.” Kobylak, 67. Charles Anthony Allen, Jr., 23, has been sentenced to 40 years without parole for his role in Kobylak’s murder. Kobylak was killed in his home at 264 Shadow Dale Drive in the Gaston area of […]

by · January 15, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
2 from West Columbia graduate from Leadership Lexington County

2 from West Columbia graduate from Leadership Lexington County

West Columbia Economic Development Director BJ Unthank and IT Director/Public Information Officer Anna Huffman have graduated from Leadership Lexington County.

by · January 14, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
All of Cayce Riverwalk now open

All of Cayce Riverwalk now open

The Cayce Riverwalk is open, including the H. Kelly Jones Park in Riverland Park,  ending at the Thomas Newman boat landing. Phases 1,2, and 3, of the Riverwalk were opened previously.

by · January 14, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Equipped and trained, West Columbia Police officers protect and serve 

Equipped and trained, West Columbia Police officers protect and serve 

Things have come a long way for the West Columbia Police Department. Under the leadership of Police Chief Dennis Tyndall, today’s officers are highly equipped with the latest technology, and they are rigorously trained to use it. “The evolution of technology is astounding,” said Assistant West Columbia Police Chief Scott Morrison. The WCPD has a personnel count of 55 when […]

by · January 11, 2019 · 1 comment · NEWS
West Columbia Beautification Foundation’s Taste on the River is Feb. 26 – With Silent Auction

West Columbia Beautification Foundation’s Taste on the River is Feb. 26 – With Silent Auction

The West Columbia Beautification Foundation’s Taste on the River is from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26. It’s at Stone River, 121 Alexander Rd, West Columbia, near the Riverwalk Amphitheater. There is a Silent Auction, Getting set up for Online Bidding just takes a few steps. Click here to Create An Account to bid. “Taste on the River” […]

by · January 11, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Free Friday admission to Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens for Lexington County, Richland County residents

Free Friday admission to Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens for Lexington County, Richland County residents

Riverbanks Zoo and Garden released a list of events that includes “Free Fridays.” Every Friday in January and February, residents of Lexington and  Richland counties will receive free admission to the zoo and garden. Guests must provide a valid driver’s license, property tax statement, or vehicle registration as proof of residency. Additional upcoming events include the Orchids on the Riverbanks […]

by · January 11, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
SCDOT launches blitz to fill potholes, asks public to report

SCDOT launches blitz to fill potholes, asks public to report

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) has launched a statewide effort after weeks of heavy rainfall have brought with it an increase in the number of potholes. In order to help combat the pothole problem, SCDOT is launching a “Pothole Blitz” across the state by focusing our Maintenance crews on repairing potholes across the state for the next several […]

by · January 10, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Henry McMaster sworn in as South Carolina governor

Henry McMaster sworn in as South Carolina governor

Under a cloudless and chilly, deep blue sky, Henry McMaster was sworn in, Wednesday, as governor of South Carolina. The ceremony was held on the south steps of the Statehouse in Columbia. McMaster became the 117th governor of the state Jan. 24, 2017 after he was appointed by Gov. Nikki Haley, as lieutenant governor. He was elected governor in November. […]

by · January 10, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce Cares makes donation to God’s Helping Hands

Cayce Cares makes donation to God’s Helping Hands

Ann Malpass, organizer of Cayce Cares presents Mary Isbell, Director of God’s Helping Hands with a second donation check this holiday season. The money will help families in the Cayce and West Columbia areas. This check brings the total donations from Cayce Cares for God’s Helping Hands to $2,500 this year.

by · January 10, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
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