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Man murdered by roommate, identified by coroner

Man murdered by roommate, identified by coroner

Man who was murdered by roommate in West Columbia on Monday, is identified. Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the man who was allegedly murdered by his roommate, Jeremy Junior Head in a home they shared on Steele Drive in West Columbia. Jose Antonio Guerrero Cano, 23, of the home on Steele Drive in West Columbia was shot multiple times […]

by · October 17, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Portions of West Columbia Riverwalk, reopening

Portions of West Columbia Riverwalk, reopening

West Columbia Officials Open Portions of  Rish Riverwalk and Amphitheater The City of West Columbia  has opened portions of the Riverwalk and Amphitheater on Friday. West Columbia deputy administrator Brian Carter announced the reopening of some sections in a press release. The amphitheater and nearby walkways are open for visitors. The park has been closed for 14 days due to the […]

by · October 16, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Airport at home Friday night, Brookland-Cayce on the road

Airport at home Friday night, Brookland-Cayce on the road

The 7-0 Airport Eagles travel to Gilbert Friday night for a 7:30 p.m. Region V, 3A football game. Gilbert is 2-5 and 0-2 at home. The Brookland-Cayce Bearcats football team has an away  Region V, 3A conference game at Midland Valley Friday in Graniteville. The game is at 7:30 p.m. The Beacats are 3-4. Mildland Valley is 3-4, but the Mustangs […]

by · October 16, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia mayor accused of using racial slur

West Columbia mayor accused of using racial slur

A reporter on WIS-TV News on Thursday played a recording of a voice using the N-Word. Chad Mills of WIS said multiple sources have confirmed the voice being the voice of West Columbia Mayor Joe Owens. The use of the racial slur is directed toward West Columbia City Councilman Boyd Jones. The recording came from West Columbia Police Chief Dennis […]

by · October 16, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Two arrested by Cayce DPS for drugs

Two arrested by Cayce DPS for drugs

Officers with the Cayce Department of Public Safety executed a search warrant at the Motel 6 at 613 Knox Abbott Dr. on Thursday. Columbia Police Department K-9 units assisted Cayce DPS during the operation. Today’s operation capped an investigation into illegal drug sales that began more than two months ago. As a result two  arrests were made and  four grams of crack-cocaine as well […]

by · October 16, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Frazier, Amodio and Leon avoid jail time

Frazier, Amodio and Leon avoid jail time

Former Lexington Town Councilman Danny Frazier, former South Congaree police chief Jason Amodio and restaurant-owner  Greg Leon will not get prison time. The three pleaded guilty and got probation, Thursday for offenses related to bribery. Judge Lawton McIntosh  sentenced the three. Frazier was sentenced to  400 hours of community service, five years’ probation and a $10,000 fine.  He pleaded guilty to […]

by · October 15, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Hebron Day School sends “Thank You” to Gov. Haley

Hebron Day School sends “Thank You” to Gov. Haley

Hebron Day School on Leaphart Road in West Columbia wanted to deliver a special message for Gov. Nikki Haley. “We just wanted to send her a special message for all her hard work,” said J.J. Marcum of the school that is at Mt. Hebron United Methodist Church. Haley has seemingly been working around the clock in response to the flood disaster that […]

by · October 15, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Rise Above The Waters Benefit Concert, Oct. 25

Rise Above The Waters Benefit Concert, Oct. 25

Benefiting the CCCF SC Flood Relief FundAdmission Free: $10 Donation Suggested Proceeds from food & beer sales will go directly to charity Donations Online: https://www.yourfoundation.org/community-impact/sc-flood-relief

by · October 14, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS

Cayce man loses life in car accident

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the person who was killed in a single-car accident on Nursery Road in Lexington County on Wednesday. Fisher said Maurice Springs, 29, of Cayce was driving a 1995 Ford Escort and was traveling east on Nursery Road near Nursery Ridge Road at approximately 03:20 a.m. The vehicle left the road on the right side, […]

by · October 14, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Police Department make arrest in murder case

West Columbia Police Department make arrest in murder case

The West Columbia Police Department has made an arrest in the murder of Antonio G. Cano of 2100 Steele Dr. West Columbia. Chief Tyndall stated that investigators have arrested Jeremy Junior Head of 416 Taylor Street West Columbia. Chief Tyndall stated “the suspect was located by the U.S. Marshalls in Anderson County; we greatly appreciate their assistance with the investigation.”The […]

by · October 14, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
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