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Busbee students attend Speech and Theatre festival

Busbee students attend Speech and Theatre festival

BUSBEE STUDENTS ATTEND SCSTA FESTIVAL Fifteen students from Busbee Creative Arts Academy attended the South Carolina Speech and Theatre Association’s (SCSTA) Middle School Festival Competition on Feb. 8 at Meadow Glen Middle School. LeAnna Flynn, Busbee’s Theartre Arts Teacher said, “Our young actors represented Busbee very well!  They performed well, and they enjoyed seeing students from the other schools perform. […]

by · February 11, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Four construction projects on Sunset are progressing

Four construction projects on Sunset are progressing

There were four projects announced, in the last year or so, for construction on Sunset Boulevard in West Columbia. They include: a Goodwill store; town houses; a Starbucks, Salsarita’s complex: and a Family Dollar Store. All of the projects are under construction, except the Family Dollar Store. It is finished and opened about a week ago. Goodwill A 36,000-sq-ft Goodwill […]

by · February 11, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Airport High School classes resume on regular schedule, Thursday

Airport High School classes resume on regular schedule, Thursday

Airport High School to Resume Classes on a Regular Schedule Thursday   After an electrical fire interrupted classes at Airport High School earlier today, the school announces classes will resume Thursday on a regular schedule. The damage from the fire was contained to the 700 hall vocation wing. Classes that meet in the 700 hall will be temporarily relocated. When […]

by · February 10, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Airport High students released at 11 a.m. due to fire at school

Airport High students released at 11 a.m. due to fire at school

Release issued by Kay Joseph Administration and Public Information Due to a fire earlier this morning, Airport High School will begin dismissing bus students and all students who drive to school beginning at 11 a.m. Parents/legal guardians who pick up students in the afternoon by car will need to pick them up at the Fulmer Middle School  school gym. Be advised […]

by · February 10, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Fire confirmed at Airport High School

Fire confirmed at Airport High School

A fire has been reported at Airport High School, Wednesday morning. It has been confirmed by Sgt. Evan Antley of the Cayce Department of Public Safety. The school, on Boston Avenue, has been evacuated and the Cayce Department of Public Safety – and firefighters- are at the school. “We’re on the scene,” said Antley. “It’s very preliminary right now.” Officials are […]

by · February 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
All Miss Bearcat winners photo released, pageant raised $2,000

All Miss Bearcat winners photo released, pageant raised $2,000

Miss Bearcat Pageant organizer and BCHS Teacher Marysusan Williamson Congratulated  all of the Miss Bearcat Contestants. She said it was a great night and everyone participating shined on stage. The event played to a packed auditorium on Monday evening. “We are also extremely pleased to announce that the contestants raised over $2,000 for charities,” Williamson said. Williamson also released a photo […]

by · February 10, 2016 · 1 comment · NEWS
Franklin Graham draws massive crowd to Statehouse

Franklin Graham draws massive crowd to Statehouse

Frigid winds did not stop masses from coming to see Franklin Graham. Graham brought his prayer tour to Columbia, Tuesday. Pray, Vote, Engage was his message to Christians. And a sea of people came to listen. Graham said 20-to-30 million Christians don’t vote. “They tell me my vote does not matter,” Graham said. Graham did not endorse any candidate, but […]

by · February 9, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Madelyn Bacon crowned Miss Bearcat, Monday

Madelyn Bacon crowned Miss Bearcat, Monday

Madelyn Bacon was crowned Miss Bearcat Monday night. Madelyn, of West Columbia, is a junior. She is the daughter of Karen and Bruce Bacon. The pageant was held at Brookland-Cayce High School. Below is the 2016 Miss Bearcat Court Winners: People’s Choice is Caroline Shelton Miss Congeniality is Brittany Mills Miss Freshman is Madison Stutts Miss Sophomore is Abigail Hutto Miss […]

by · February 9, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Jenny Cunningham to retire as West Columbia Administrator, March 1

Jenny Cunningham to retire as West Columbia Administrator, March 1

City Administrator, Jenny Cunningham, to retire March 1, 2016 after serving the City of West Columbia for 37 years The City of West Columbia’s Administrator, Jenny Cunningham, has announced her plans to retire on March 1. She has been with the city  37 years. During her time with the city, Cunningham has been instrumental in developing and beautifying West Columbia. “Little […]

by · February 9, 2016 · 0 comments · NEWS
Franklin Graham Prayer Tour stops in Columbia, Tuesday

Franklin Graham Prayer Tour stops in Columbia, Tuesday

The Franklin Graham Prayer Tour stops in Columbia Tuesday. There will be a Prayer Rally at the Statehouse in Columbia, at noon Tuesday. It will be held by Franklin Graham, son of renown Evangelist Billy Graham. “I’m going to every state in our country to challenge Christians to live out their faith at home, in public and at the ballot […]

by · February 8, 2016 · 2 comments · NEWS
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