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Northside Middle School gets bright new mural

Northside Middle School gets bright new mural

Northside Middle School in West Columbia got its halls brightened over the summer. Artists Karen Petta and Monica Wyrick painted a bright and robust  mural in the main thoroughfare of the school. Northside Middle Principal Lisa Davis said the mural is a bold representation of NMS pride. The painting, that took three-to-four weeks to complete, even has an embedded tribute […]

by · September 24, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Carly Fiorina Spoke in Lexington Wednesday

Carly Fiorina Spoke in Lexington Wednesday

Carly Fiorina said our nation is in decline, and we must have a leader who will stop the corruption in Washington DC. Fiorina said the U.S. can be a great nation with the right leadership and we must fix our country. Fiorina is a candidate for the Republican nomination to to run for president in 2016. She spoke at Hudson’s Smokehouse restaurant […]

by · September 24, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Brian Conner and his Friends, Villanova at Rhythm on the River, Friday

Brian Conner and his Friends, Villanova at Rhythm on the River, Friday

The Fall Rhythm on the River Concert Series features Brian Conner and his Amazing Friends. Villanova is the opening act.  The concert is from 6 p.m. until  9 p.m. at the West Columbia Riverwalk Amphitheater. Concert info link Concert Info. on Facebook          

by · September 24, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
White Rose  Artisan Fair in The River District, Sunday

White Rose Artisan Fair in The River District, Sunday

An Artisan Fair with White Rose Artisan Boutique & Healing Icons Will be held Sunday, Sept. 27. It’s rom 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. at White Rose Artisans Boutique 831 Meeting Street West Columbia It is an Artisan Fair featuring 17 eclectic creative artists. Music. Food. Wine Tasting. Plus, The Traveling Exhibition: Sometimes Words Are Not Enough. Using creativity to […]

by · September 24, 2015 · 2 comments · NEWS
DEA national take back initiative in Cayce, Saturday

DEA national take back initiative in Cayce, Saturday

On September 26th 2015, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Cayce Department of Public Safety and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its tenth opportunity in four years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to either CVS Pharmacy […]

by · September 23, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Congaree Elementary school bus in crash, 18 students transported

Congaree Elementary school bus in crash, 18 students transported

At approximately 1:10 p.m. Wednesday, bus number 4 transporting students home from Congaree/ Wood Early Childhood Center and Congaree Elementary was hit in the rear by a pick-up truck. The bus was in the process of making a routine bus stop at the home of some of our students when the accident occurred. School officials and Emergency Management rushed to […]

by · September 23, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Brookland-Cayce holds its Homecoming parade, Friday

Brookland-Cayce holds its Homecoming parade, Friday

Brookland-Cayce High School will hold its Homecoming parade, Friday. The parade starts at 3:20 p.m. and should end before 5 p.m. Expect a few traffic traffic delays The parade starts on 7th Street and makes a left onto Indigo Avenue then to 9th Street. Then make a right on 9th and then a left onto Knox Abbott Drive. The parade […]

by · September 23, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Gamecock Baseball Coach Chad Holbrook addresses C-WC Chamber Breakfast

Gamecock Baseball Coach Chad Holbrook addresses C-WC Chamber Breakfast

Gamecock Head Baseball Coach Chad Holbrook spoke at Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of Commerce Breakfast meeting, Tuesday. It was held at The Hall at Senate’s End. Holbrook said he was not sure what he would speak of when he arrived at the meeting, but after seeing Joseph “Clay” Dixon receive the Lexington Medical Center Foundation Live Well Award, Holbrook talked […]

by · September 23, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
School District 4’s Laura Liger is Teacher-of-the-Month

School District 4’s Laura Liger is Teacher-of-the-Month

Laura Liger, an English-Language Arts teacher at Swansea High Freshman Academy, was recognized at the Teacher-of-the-Month at the Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of Commerce Breakfast meeting, Tuesday. It was held at The Hall at Senate’s End. Swansea High Freshman Academy Principal Craig Baker said Liger is a naturally gifted teacher, who has a positive attitude. Swansea High Freshman Academy is part of Lexington School […]

by · September 23, 2015 · 2 comments · NEWS
Patrolman Jonathan Watkins is Officer-of-the-Month

Patrolman Jonathan Watkins is Officer-of-the-Month

Pine Ridge Patrolman Jonathan Watkins was recognized as the Law Enforcement Officer-of-the-Month Tuesday.  The award was presented by Vaughn Dozier  of First Community Bank in West Columbia. Watkins was accompanied by Pine Ridge Mayor David Busbee. The award was presented at the Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of Commerce Breakfast meeting meeting, Tuesday. It was held at The Hall at Senate’s End.  

by · September 23, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS