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West Columbia Police offering women’s self-defense

West Columbia Police offering women’s self-defense

West Columbia Police is holding a women’s self-defense meeting. It Sept. 24, at 6p.m. at the West Columbia Police Department on 12th Street. It will include a live exposure to a taser. Call Lt. John Norman at 936-6280 to reserve a spot.

by · September 17, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce to begin tearing down unsafe structures

Cayce to begin tearing down unsafe structures

Cayce City Council voted, Wednesday, to begin eliminating dilapidated structures. The city has appropriated $50,000 to demolish unsafe structures. With the vote Wednesday, the process to tear down building can begin. The Top 10 list of structures identified for demolition by the city. 1. 1107 Allen Street 2. 2811 Tree Street (old military barracks building) 3. 1414 Lafayette Avenue 4. […]

by · September 17, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Fall Rhythm on the River Concert is Friday

Fall Rhythm on the River Concert is Friday

The Fall Rhythm on the River Concert Series resumes on Friday, September 18th with The Travelin’ Kine. The opening act is: Cayla Fralick & Lauren Vaughan. The Travelin’ Kine is described as a Red Dirt/Americana group from  Charleston. The Travelin’ Kine is the 2014 City Paper Americana Artist of the Year winners. Their sound is a mix of potent songwriting […]

by · September 17, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce a top city for retirees

Cayce a top city for retirees

The City of Cayce has benefits for retirees. SmartAssets listed Cayce as one of the Most Tax Friendly Places to Retire in South Carolina. The City of Cayce ranks at No. 9 out of 270 cities and towns in the state. The city of Cayce announced the designation in a release Wednesday morning. “Our City is a great place for all ages,” stated […]

by · September 16, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Earl Williams, former WC mayor, gets early 100th birthday party

Earl Williams, former WC mayor, gets early 100th birthday party

The Brookland-Cayce High School alumni threw a 100th birthday party for Mr. Earl Williams, Tuesday. Williams birthday is not until Sept. 27. It will be celebrated at Brookland United Methodist Church in West Columbia. But the Brookland-Cayce alumni group that meets monthly at Ocean View Seafood Restaurant in Cayce presented Williams with a cake, and celebrated his birthday, Tuesday. Williams, […]

by · September 16, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Ground broken for new Goodwill in West Columbia

Ground broken for new Goodwill in West Columbia

Ground was broken Tuesday for a 36,000-sq-ft Goodwill facility on Sunset Boulevard in West Columbia. It will be double the size of the existing the Goodwill store on Meeting Street in West Columbia, according to Pat  , President and CEO of Goodwill Industries Upstate/Midlands South Carolina. The new building, when it’s done, will employ 40 people, four times as many as […]

by · September 16, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Phil Carter elected to Cayce City Council

Phil Carter elected to Cayce City Council

Phil Carter has been elected to Cayce City Council. He is a former Lexington School District 2 Board member.  The special election to fill the unexpired term of City of Cayce District 4 Councilman Tim James was held Tuesday. The polls closed at 7 p.m. Carter and candidates Alex Mowery, and John Raley ran for the seat. Carter was elected […]

by · September 16, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Chuck Oree develops career, family feel at West Columbia House of Raeford

Chuck Oree develops career, family feel at West Columbia House of Raeford

Chuck Oree, of House of Raeford, has always been open to opportunities. Twenty-five years ago the plant in West Columbia offered him a job. He took that offer and turned it into a career of distinction. Oree has served his company at every level of management. For the last six years he has been the night shift manager at the […]

by · September 15, 2015 · 3 comments · NEWS
Sponsor the West Columbia Police Officers Foundation Golf Tournament

Sponsor the West Columbia Police Officers Foundation Golf Tournament

WCPOF Golf Tournament Sponsorships are now available for the West Columbia Police Officers Foundation Golf Tournament. The cost of sponsorships range from $150 to $2,500. Start making plans now. It is the Third Annual Tournament and it’s Oct. 19 at Indian River Golf Club. It’s a shotgun start Captains Choice four person team event. The proceeds from the tournament will go […]

by · September 15, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington 2 Board to meet, Thursday

Lexington 2 Board to meet, Thursday

The Board of Trustees of Lexington School District Two will conduct their Regular Monthly Meeting on Thursday, September 17, at 7 p.m. in the Board Room of the District Education Center, 715 Ninth Street, West Columbia.   The proposed Agenda is attached.  Notices and Agendas are also posted on the District’s website, www.lex2.org / Board of Trustees / Board Meetings […]

by · September 15, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
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