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Chick-fil-A – West Columbia  closing for upgrades, beginning Friday

Chick-fil-A – West Columbia closing for upgrades, beginning Friday

Starting Friday, July 12th, Chick-fil-A West Columbia will be closed to make way for some major improvements in the kitchen and drive-thru. These enhancements include canopies, fans, and a brand new kitchen. A Chick-fil-A West Columbia Facebook message reads: “Don’t worry, we won’t stay away too long! In the meantime, visit our Saluda Pointe location just 4 miles away. – […]

by · July 12, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Child dies in pool incident near West Columbia

Child dies in pool incident near West Columbia

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has released the identity of the 10-year-old boy who was pronounced dead after being found unresponsive in a relative’s swimming pool. The incident occurred in the West Columbia area shortly before noon on Thursday. According to Fisher, Mr. Mack D. Bonnett Jr. of Pelion was found face down in the pool by a family member. […]

by · July 11, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Truck overturns in Lexington, closes lane

Truck overturns in Lexington, closes lane

A tractor-trailer overturned on West Main Street (US-1) near the US-378 intersection, in Lexington, Thursday night. One lane was closed (inbound) on West Main Street, by Lexington Police personnel. The lane was later opened.

by · July 11, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Man, age 61, gets 15 years for sexually abusing girl under age 11

Man, age 61, gets 15 years for sexually abusing girl under age 11

James C. Hester, Sr., pleaded guilty Thursday in Lexington County to criminal sexual conduct with a minor – third degree. Hester, 61, was charged with sexually abusing a child under the age of 11. The child reported the abuse occurred over the course of a year, beginning in the summer of 2017, when she was 9 years old. The Lexington […]

by · July 11, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Rash of crashes in Lexington

Rash of crashes in Lexington

Over the past two days Lexington Police Department officers have responded to at least 15 collisions. The LPD reported the high number of accidents, late Thursday afternoon. The LPD said this spike in the numbers highlights the need for drivers to always be alert behind the wheel. Watch your speed, don’t follow too closely, look for stop signs and traffic […]

by · July 11, 2019 · 1 comment · NEWS
West Columbia to hold meetings to discuss sign regulation changes

West Columbia to hold meetings to discuss sign regulation changes

The City of West Columbia wants to hear from residents. You’re invited to discuss the proposed sign regulation changes at two seperate meetings on July 23. The meeting are from Noon to 1 p.m. on the July 23, and from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. July 23. Both meetings are in the New Brookland Room of the West Columbia City […]

by · July 11, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
City of Cayce’s Calendars for 2019-2020 are available

City of Cayce’s Calendars for 2019-2020 are available

The City of Cayce’s brand new 2019-2020 Calendars are out and FREE to all of Cayce Residents! Come by City Hall at 1800 12th Street and get yours. This year, each month shares photos and information about our City Departments. This is a great way to know when all of our City Council, Foundation and other City meetings take place!

by · July 11, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Man, woman stopped in car reported stolen, charged with drug possession

Man, woman stopped in car reported stolen, charged with drug possession

A man and a woman face drug possession charges after a deputy stopped them Thursday in Gilbert driving a car reported stolen. Stephanie Yvonne Farmer, 43, and Bobby Ray Wood, 37, are charged with possession of less than 1 gram of meth, according to arrest warrants. “A deputy conducted a traffic stop on the car Farmer and Wood were riding […]

by · July 11, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Piecewise Coffee Company has opened on State Street in Cayce

Piecewise Coffee Company has opened on State Street in Cayce

Piecewise Coffee Company opened Monday in Cayce. The new business is at 2001 State St, at the corner of Clark Street. Piecewise offered samples of the coffee at Soiree on State, in Cayce, on April 27. Piecewise is now serving coffee and drinks for limited hours MON – FRI. from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. and SAT 8 a.m. until […]

by · July 10, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce Public Safety Department earns statewide accreditation

Cayce Public Safety Department earns statewide accreditation

The Cayce Public Safety Department has achieved statewide accreditation. Only 10% of SC law enforcement agencies achieve state accreditation, according to a City of Cayce report. The Cayce Department of Public Safety was recognized by Cayce City Council, Tuesday night.

by · July 10, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
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