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250-plus families helped at Holland Avenue Baptist’s Garage Giveaway

250-plus families helped at Holland Avenue Baptist’s Garage Giveaway

It is caring in a time of need. Holland Avenue Baptist Church held its third garage sale, or Garage Giveaway, Saturday. More than 250 people, who needed help, registered. Many of them had multiple numbers of children with them. They lined the halls of the church in hopes of finding those items that could make Christmas a little merrier for […]

by · December 5, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia lights its Christmas Tree

West Columbia lights its Christmas Tree

West Columbia Mayor Bobby Horton delivered Christmas greetings and Joe Pinner, of WIS-TV, was the emcee as the City of West Columbia lighted its Christmas tree Friday at City Hall. The Christmas Message was brought by Pastor Bill Drees, of First Baptist Church of West Columbia. Rev. Kenneth Taylor, of Turner Memorial A.M.E. Church, delivered the Christmas Prayer. Singers from […]

by · December 5, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Holland Avenue Baptist Hosts 3rd Annual “Garage Giveaway”

Holland Avenue Baptist Hosts 3rd Annual “Garage Giveaway”

Release From:  Chuck Underhill Holland Avenue Baptist at  801 12th St. in Cayce will host the 3rd Annual “Garage Giveaway” Saturday from 8 a.m. ’til noon. “Garage Giveaway” started in 2013 as way to help families throughout the community that have varying needs and could use assistance. All items are FREE and include: clothing, furniture, toys, Christmas decorations, home goods, electronics and much more. Giveaway […]

by · December 4, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Pine Ridge – South Congaree Christmas Parade at 10 a.m. Saturday

Pine Ridge – South Congaree Christmas Parade at 10 a.m. Saturday

Pine Ridge & South Congaree Christmas Parade  12/05/2015 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM E Town of Pine Ridge & South Congaree Parade begins at Pine Ridge Middle School and proceeds down Pine Ridge Drive/Ramblin Road ending at the South Congaree Arena, located at 300 Oak Street. Links:Parade Route  

by · December 4, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce residences not damaged substantially

Cayce residences not damaged substantially

Damage from the October flood could have been worse in Cayce. “We fared very well,” said City Manager Rebecca Vance. She compared Cayce’s losses with areas in Columbia where some homes were total losses. There were no houses damaged beyond repair from flood waters in Cayce , Vance said. Vance said city staff was enlisted to calculate the amount of […]

by · December 4, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
City of Cayce employees recognized for effort during flood

City of Cayce employees recognized for effort during flood

City of Cayce employees worked long hours, and went above and beyond what is expected of them during the flood that struck Cayce in October. Those hardworking and dedicated employees were recognized for their effort at the Cayce City Council meeting, Tuesday night. City employees are pictured with members of Cayce City Council and Mayor Elise Partin.

by · December 4, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
City of West Columbia Tree Lighting is Friday at 6:30 p.m.

City of West Columbia Tree Lighting is Friday at 6:30 p.m.

City of West Columbia Tree Lighting  Friday 6:30 p.m.  West Columbia City Hall 200 N 12th Street West Columbia Tree Lighting Activities with Music. Emceed by WIS TV’s Joe Pinner

by · December 4, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce kicks off Christmas season with tree lighting

Cayce kicks off Christmas season with tree lighting

Truckloads of food were collected, Thursday, for God’s Helping Hands by the Woman’s Club of Cayce. The food was dropped off at the thirteenth annual  Cayce Cares Tree Lighting ceremony  that the Woman’s Club of Cayce sponsors. Non-perishable food items solicited by the club  will help feed those who struggle through the Christmas season. It’s year 38 for the Cayce […]

by · December 4, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Gray Collegiate wins Tip-Off Classic basketball tournament

Gray Collegiate wins Tip-Off Classic basketball tournament

The boys basketball team of West Columbia’s Gray Collegiate Academy remains undefeated. Gray won the Lower Richland Tip-Off Classic in November.  In the tournament, Gray defeated Fort Mill, Lower Richland and Westwood to take home the title. This week Gray knocked off another 4A school. The War Eagles defeated  Northwestern High School of Rock Hill by a score of 81-64. […]

by · December 3, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
It may take a year to repair Botanical Parkway

It may take a year to repair Botanical Parkway

Botanical Parkway was one of the most-damaged roads in West Columbia, by the October floods. It will be the most expensive to repair, and the most-impassable for a while. “We expect it to be in the next calendar year,” said Joey Derby, Lexington County Engineer, of the repair schedule for the road. The cost for the repair for the road […]

by · December 3, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
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