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Cayce Brickworks alive with biergarten crowd last weekend

Cayce Brickworks alive with biergarten crowd last weekend

The grounds of the historic Brickworks in Cayce were full of “Oompah” last weekend. It was the first Oktoberfest celebration held at the open space at the base of the Blossom Street Bridge. Cayce Mayor Elise Partin helped kick off the festivities Saturday morning. The event was organized by Scott Burgess, a local brewmaster and beer enthusiast. Burgess brews his […]

by · September 22, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
BC Grammar’s Chelsea Billings WLTX-TV’s  Teacher of the Week!

BC Grammar’s Chelsea Billings WLTX-TV’s Teacher of the Week!

Chelsea Billings, a third-grade teacher at BC Grammar School No. 1, was named “Teacher of the Week” by WLTX-TV News 19. Billings has been teaching three years. Click here to see Chelsea Billings Teacher of the Week video She said her job as a teacher is “a dream come true.” Billings also said building relationships and showing she loves and and […]

by · September 21, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Joe Taylor plans to rehabilitate Shull Mansion in West Columbia

Joe Taylor plans to rehabilitate Shull Mansion in West Columbia

Joe Taylor has bought the Shull Mansion and he plans to bring it back to glory. “I think we have something that will be special,” Taylor said. The West Columbia Zoning Board of Appeals voted Tuesday to certify the 2,660-sq-ft. house as an historic property, so Taylor can move forward with rehabilitation plans. The house, and two other parcels owned […]

by · September 21, 2016 · 5 comments · NEWS
Brookland-Cayce to celebrate Homecoming Friday, with Food Truck Festival

Brookland-Cayce to celebrate Homecoming Friday, with Food Truck Festival

Brookland-Cayce High School’s Homecoming is Friday (Sept. 23.) The Bearcats play Gray Collegiate Academy at 7:30 p.m. Before the game, there will be a Food Truck Festival on State Street in front of the school. The Food Truck Festival is from 4-to-8 p.m. There will also be inflatables, vendors and homecoming floats. To be a vendor; contact Karen Koprowski at […]

by · September 20, 2016 · 1 comment · NEWS
Man arrested after domestic argument, house fire

Man arrested after domestic argument, house fire

Deputies arrested a man Monday night in connection with an assault and a fire that heavily damaged a house near Lake Murray. Jeremiah Humphries, 36, is charged with domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature and two counts of third degree arson, according to arrest warrants. “Based on witness statements gathered during our investigation, Humphries assaulted his girlfriend after […]

by · September 20, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington woman charged with making false “suspicious” clown sightings

Lexington woman charged with making false “suspicious” clown sightings

Ashley Nicole Cross faces three counts of unlawful use of 911, and providing false information to law enforcement officials, according to the Lexington Police Department. Cross, 22, was charged Monday after allegedly calling 911 three times earlier in the month to report “suspicious” clown sightings. The 911 calls were made between Sept. 8 and Sept. 11. The calls were related to […]

by · September 20, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Man, woman found dead in Gaston, are identified

Man, woman found dead in Gaston, are identified

The names of a man and woman who were found dead in Gaston on Monday, have been released. Max Alan Smith, 59, and Priscilla Ann Smith, 58, were found dead at their home on Stapleford Court, according to the Lexington County Coroner’s Office. The result of Autopsies for the two are pending. The coroner’s office and the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department […]

by · September 20, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Town of South Congaree Barn Raising Fundraiser Car Show – Saturday

Town of South Congaree Barn Raising Fundraiser Car Show – Saturday

Town of South Congaree Barn Raising Fundraiser – Saturday, (Sept. 24) South Congaree Arena 395 Oak Street FREE ENTRANCE FOR SPECTATORS Open for All makes, models, & years. We will find you a class. Hot Rods, Muscle Cars, Classics, Street Rods, Pro-Street, Race Cars, Imports, Trucks, Motorcycles Top 3 Awards for Best of Show, Best GM, Best Ford, Best Mopar, […]

by · September 20, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Two bodies found in Gaston home

Two bodies found in Gaston home

Two people were found dead in a Gaston home late Monday afternoon, according to the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department. The bodies of an adult man and woman, both in their late 50s, were discovered about 5:20 p.m. The home the bodies were found in is in the qoo block of Stapleford Court in Gaston. The bodies were found after a […]

by · September 20, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia sanitation customers to get new, bigger recycle bins

West Columbia sanitation customers to get new, bigger recycle bins

If you are a sanitation customer in West Columbia, you should be getting a new 95-gallon receptacle for recyclable materials, soon. The city is planning to get a shipment of 6,000, 95-gallon recycle bins this week, said Jamie Hook, West Columbia’s Public Works Director. The 95-gallon bins are the size of garbage receptacles currently being used by the city. West […]

by · September 20, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
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