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Candidate withdraws at Lexington 2 forum, others introduce themselves

Candidate withdraws at Lexington 2 forum, others introduce themselves

Candidates for the Lexington District 2 School Board took part in forum, Monday. It was presented by the Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber, and held at Cayce Elementary School. Candidates introduced themselves and answered questions posed to them by moderator Gavin Smith. In her introduction statement, candidate Denise Setzler withdrew from the race. She said it would give other candidates who […]

by · October 16, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Coroner identifies 2 who died after pursuit in Lexington County

Coroner identifies 2 who died after pursuit in Lexington County

Report from Lexington County Sheriff’s Department – Adam Myrick  A pursuit in southern Lexington County ended in a fatal crash Monday morning at the entrance to the South Carolina State Farmers Market. A Lexington County deputy attempted to stop a car in the 600 block of Meadowfield Drive after noting it matched the description of a car reported stolen to the […]

by · October 15, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
City of West Columbia water tanks in running for Tank of the Year – VOTE

City of West Columbia water tanks in running for Tank of the Year – VOTE

The City of West Columbia has three water tanks in the running for Tank of the Year!! Click link below to vote:  Vote for West Columbia Water Tower

by · October 15, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Rocky Horror Picture Show, Oct. 26, at Historic Columbia Speedway

Rocky Horror Picture Show, Oct. 26, at Historic Columbia Speedway

The Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of Commerce is presenting Rocky Horror Picture Show, Oct. 26, at Historic Columbia Speedway. Friday, October 26th,  Historic Columbia Speedway 2001 Charleston Hwy in Cayce Featuring Food  & Drink Vendors * Costume Contest * Audience Participation Zone Chairs and Blankets Welcome 2017 SOLD OUT, so get your tickets NOW! Tickets are $40 per car includes […]

by · October 15, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Photos from Cayce Historical Museum’s Congaree Heritage Day

Photos from Cayce Historical Museum’s Congaree Heritage Day

The Cayce Historical Museum held it’s Congaree Heritage Day of Unity was last Saturday. It was a learning experience for the family that showcased Native American culture through dance, music, authentic craft demonstrations and storytelling. Also taught was primitive skills such as flint knapping and pottery making. Another part of the day highlighted the central role of dance in native […]

by · October 15, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Adults passed out in car, police say, toddlers running around in parking lot

Adults passed out in car, police say, toddlers running around in parking lot

Springdale Police Department arrested two adults last week after responding to a call at the Raceway gas station on Airport Boulevard. Upon arriving, officers found the adults passed out in a car while their toddlers were playing in the parking lot, according to an Springdale Police report. Both adults were under the influence: one was intoxicated from drinking alcohol and […]

by · October 15, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington woman dies in Columbia crash

Lexington woman dies in Columbia crash

Richland County Coroner Gary Watts has released the name of the individual who died as the result of a vehicle collision that occurred last Tuesday at approximately 6 p.m.  The incident occurred at 2640 Gervais Street, Columbia. Jean A. Wilkins, 82, of Meadow Woods Drive, Lexington, was transported from the scene by Richland County EMS and taken to Palmetto Health […]

by · October 15, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Police, the city’s finest

West Columbia Police, the city’s finest

The West Columbia Police Department is busy. In August, officers handled 3,374 calls for service. Of those, 478 were traffic stops and 400 incident reports were written. Officers with the department made 117 arrests. Of those arrests, 18 were traffic arrests and 99 were criminal, including 58 felony arrests. Officers issued 328 citations and 285 warnings. “Our officers do a […]

by · October 12, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Crews in Lexington, West Columbia and Lexington County respond to storm

Crews in Lexington, West Columbia and Lexington County respond to storm

First responders were out in West Columbia Thursday. Public works crews were on the scene of a fallen tree in the Saluda Gardens area of the city. The West Columbia Fire Department assisted Lexington County Fire Services at a residential fire Thursday morning. A train was stopped in Lexington County because the tracks may be damaged. Due to the traffic […]

by · October 12, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington District 2 School Board Candidates forum is Monday – Candidate list

Lexington District 2 School Board Candidates forum is Monday – Candidate list

A Lexington District 2 School Board Candidates forum, presented by the Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber, is Monday. This is your opportunity to get to know the Lexington District 2 School Board Candidates. Each candidate will participate with a personal introduction, a question and answer period with pre-approved questions provided by the Chamber and end with a closing statement. There will […]

by · October 12, 2018 · 1 comment · NEWS
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