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Two arrested for Red Bank murder

Two arrested for Red Bank murder

Lexington County Sheriff’s Department detectives have charged a West Columbia man and a Lexington woman in connection with a fatal shooting last night in Red Bank. According to arrest warrants, Marion Wade Frye, 29, is charged with murder in the shooting of Joshua Miles Prine. Frye is also charged with possessing a firearm during a violent crime. Katelyn Turner, 26, […]

by · October 3, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Riverwalk and Amphitheatre is closed

West Columbia Riverwalk and Amphitheatre is closed

West Columbia Officials Close Wyman M. “Mac” Rish Riverwalk and Amphitheatre The City of West Columbia will close the Wyman M. “Mac” Rish Riverwalk and Amphitheatre on October 2,  at 4 PM in preparation for potential hazardous conditions that may arise from heavy rains this weekend.  The undeveloped lot adjacent to the amphitheater will also be closed.

by · October 2, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Kickoff time for BC game at Aiken, changed to 6:30 p.m.

Kickoff time for BC game at Aiken, changed to 6:30 p.m.

KICKOFF TIME CHANGED FOR BCHS VARSITY FOOTBALL GAME AT AIKEN Kickoff for tonight’s varsity football game between Brookland-Cayce High School and Aiken High School has been moved up to6:30 p.m. The game will be played at Aiken HS stadium.

by · October 2, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Animal rights activists protest in West Columbia

Animal rights activists protest in West Columbia

With signs that read “Meat is Murder” and “The Holocaust Didn’t End” animal rights protesters marched on the chicken-processing plant in West Columbia, Friday afternoon. A group of 20-or-more from the national Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM) chanted for animal rights and exchanged words with employees of the House of Raeford facility in the 400-block of Sunset Boulevard. One worker […]

by · October 2, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Brookland-Cayce High School SAT session, Saturday, rescheduled

Brookland-Cayce High School SAT session, Saturday, rescheduled

Brookland-Cayce High School CollegeBoard SAT Rescheduled Due to Inclement Weather   The CollegeBoard SAT scheduled for Saturday, October 3 at Brookland-Cayce High School in Cayce  has been called off due to inclement weather. It is rescheduled for Saturday, October 17 at 8 a.m. at Brookland-Cayce High School.” -From Kay Joseph, Lexington School District 2

by · October 2, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
CONGAREE BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL CANCELLED***

CONGAREE BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL CANCELLED***

From the City of Cayce CONGAREE BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL CANCELLED*** Due to the severe weather forecast for this weekend, including the possibility of dangerous flooding conditions in this area, we are saddened to announce the cancellation of this year’s festival. We will not be rescheduling this event for 2015 but are eagerly looking towards the future and the 2016 festival plans. […]

by · October 2, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington County prepares for flood conditions

Lexington County prepares for flood conditions

Release from the Lexington County Public Safety Department Lexington County Prepares for Possible Flood Conditions  The Lexington County Department of Public Safety and emergency response partners continue to make preparations for any potential effects from Hurricane Joaquin and predicted heavy rainfall from a separate weather system, which might produce flooding in our county. People in potentially vulnerable areas should review their […]

by · October 2, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Rhythm on the River moves indoors, Palmetto Pipes and Drums at 6 p.m.

Rhythm on the River moves indoors, Palmetto Pipes and Drums at 6 p.m.

The River on the River concert will move indoors to Jillian’s in the Columbia Vista (off Gervais Street) Friday night. Palmetto Pipes and Drums at 6 p.m., with SYR following. Message from Gregg Pinner, Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of Commerce.  Well, Mother Nature is at it again! It looks like we will be forced indoors to Jillian’s (Friday)night. If you came […]

by · October 2, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Shooting in Red Bank, victim identified

Shooting in Red Bank, victim identified

The shooting victim from the Marty Lane shooting incident is identified by Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the victim of a shooting as Joshua M. Prine, 27, of Gaston. The shooting occurred at approximately 7:30 P.M. on Thursday, in the 100 block of Marty Lane in the Red Bank Community. Prine was shot in the upper body during […]

by · October 2, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Governor declares state of emergency, calls out S.C. National Guard

Governor declares state of emergency, calls out S.C. National Guard

Gov. Nikki Haley has declared a state of emergency. The state of emergency was declared Thursday night because of expected flooding and from the impact of Hurricane Joaquin. Haley also ordered the S.C. National Guard to coordinate with the S.C. Emergency Management Division to take action to aid the people of the state subject to emergency conditions. The declaration instructs […]

by · October 2, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
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