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Brookland rezoning vote is tabled

Brookland rezoning vote is tabled

West Columbia City Council, Monday, tabled the final reading of the plan to rezone property for Brookland. Brookland is the much-anticipated multi-million-dollar residential, retail, and commercial complex proposed for construction at State and Meeting streets. The plan was tabled so Estates Co. and council can agree on the number of residential units that will be included in the development. Parking […]

by · December 22, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Springdale sanitation schedule revised for Christmas holidays

Springdale sanitation schedule revised for Christmas holidays

The town of Springdale has revised its garbage schedule until the end of December.  Dec. 23rd – Yard trash collected (no recycling collection) 24th – Town Hall closed; no garbage collection 25th – Town Hall closed; no garbage collection 28th – Town Hall closed; no garbage collection 29th- Monday and Tuesdays garbage will be collected 30th – Recycling Collected 31st – […]

by · December 22, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Nephron spends more than $300 million in Lexington County

Nephron spends more than $300 million in Lexington County

Nephron is raring to go. “We’re working fast and furious,” at Nephron Pharmaceuticals. said Lou Kennedy. She is the President and CEO of Nephron. Its facility is on the outskirts of Cayce. Not only are things moving quickly, but Nephron is spending money in the county. “We agreed (with state officials) to spend $313 million over a five-to-ten-year period when […]

by · December 22, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
UPDATED: Springdale Police seek woman in truck theft case

UPDATED: Springdale Police seek woman in truck theft case

*** UPDATED *** The vehicle has been recovered. It was located in the Gaston area around 7 pm. Brittany Miles has not been located and is still wanted for the theft of the truck.   SPRINGDALE POLICE DEPARTMENT SEEKING WOMAN WHO ALLEGEDLY STOLE TRUCK Springdale Police Chief Kevin Cornett is asking for the community’s help in locating a woman who […]

by · December 21, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Saturday’s fatal shooting victim identified

Saturday’s fatal shooting victim identified

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who was shot and killed at approximately 6:35 p.m. on Saturday, December 19. Felix Jamal Jones, age 35, of Newberry, was shot in the upper body and died at the scene. Link to initial story: Man shot and killed The case remains under investigation by the Lexington County Coroner‘s Office and the Lexington County […]

by · December 21, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia issues holiday closing, sanitation schedule

West Columbia issues holiday closing, sanitation schedule

West Columbia Holiday Closing and Sanitation Schedule The City of West Columbia City Hall will be closed for the Christmas Holidays from Thursday, Friday, and Monday December 24, 25 & 28, 2015.  City Hall will reopen for Business on Tuesday, December 29, 2015.  City Hall will be closed in observance of the New Year on Friday, January 1, 2016 and will […]

by · December 20, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS

Lexington County Deputies investigate shooting death near St. Andrews Road

by · December 20, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Public comments to be heard on “Brookland” project at Monday meeting

Public comments to be heard on “Brookland” project at Monday meeting

Among other items, West Columbia City Council will hear public comments regarding the proposed multi-million Brookland project  at State and Meeting streets, at a special council meeting Monday. Brookland is a 400,000-sq-ft. residential, retail and office complex. Agenda posted below. Agenda Special Council Meeting December 21, 2015 at 6:00 PM 1. CALL TO ORDER 2. DETERMINATION OF A QUORUM 3. INVOCATION 4. PLEDGE OF […]

by · December 20, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia teen arrested for taking delivered packages

West Columbia teen arrested for taking delivered packages

Lexington teen arrested after taking delivered packages from homes Lexington County deputies have arrested an 18-year-old West Columbia resident for removing boxes from residential doorsteps shortly after the packages had been delivered. Ryan Andrew Huff has been charged with petit larceny in the theft of packages from more than two dozen homes on Dec. 18. Investigators said Huff had been a part-time […]

by · December 19, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Bill Mooneyhan; a living archive of West Columbia history

Bill Mooneyhan; a living archive of West Columbia history

West Columbia doesn’t have a museum, but Bill Mooneyhan could be the human version of one. Mooneyhan is owner of Mooneyhan’s Auto Repair Service on B Avenue in Triangle City. He’s been in business for 36 years and Mooneyhan knows a lot of local history. He also has a large inventory of artifacts and memorabilia related to the area’s sports […]

by · December 18, 2015 · 2 comments · NEWS
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