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Springdale Police officers recognized for service

Springdale Police officers recognized for service

Springdale Police officers were recognized by Police Chief Kevin Cornett last week, at Springdale’s annual Christmas Dinner. Chief Cornett presented Officer Manuel with the 2015 Officer of the Year award for his outstanding dedication to the Town of Springdale and the Springdale Police Department. Chief Cornett also recognized PFC McWilliams for an incident that took place in May . In […]

by · December 16, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia man charged with murder in fatal shooting of wife

West Columbia man charged with murder in fatal shooting of wife

West Columbia man charged with murder in fatal shooting of wife Lexington County Sheriff’s Department detectives have charged Sean Patrick Peters with murder in the shooting death of his estranged wife, Rachel Naomi Peters. According to arrest warrants, Peters, 37, unlawfully entered Rachel Peters’ residence in the 4200 block of Greenwood Drive in West Columbia and fatally shot her. “Deputies […]

by · December 15, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Large West Columbia building sold to metal fabricator

Large West Columbia building sold to metal fabricator

NAI AVANT BROKERS SALE OF ±71,424 SQUARE FOOT STEEL MANUFACTURING FACILITY. Avant senior brokers Nick Stomski and Rob Lapin, as well as Lee Bussell, recently finalized the sale of a ±71,424 manufacturing facility located at 3792 Platt Springs Road in West Columbia. The sale was announced in a NAI Avant press release, Tuesday morning. The property sold is across from […]

by · December 15, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Human trafficking task force meets in West Columbia

Human trafficking task force meets in West Columbia

  Human trafficking is an offense that hurts the most vulnerable. In an effort to fight it, the South Carolina Human Trafficking Task Force met in West Columbia, last Friday. The meeting, called by the office of S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson, brings together on-the-ground forces, like shelters and abuse centers, with law enforcement and government officials. Heather Weiss, an […]

by · December 15, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
City of Cayce publishes 2016 Council Meeting Dates

City of Cayce publishes 2016 Council Meeting Dates

The City of Cayce Council meets the first Tuesday each month at 6 p.m. Date and/or time may change due to conflicts in schedules. Citizens may meet with the Mayor at 5 p.m. prior to each meeting. Special Council Meetings are tentatively scheduled for the third Wednesday of each month at 5 p.m. In June 2016 the Special Council Meeting will be held […]

by · December 14, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Chamber announces Holiday Parade of Lights winners

Chamber announces Holiday Parade of Lights winners

The Greater Cayce – West Columbia Chamber of Commerce would like to announce the winners of the 2015 Holiday Parade of Lights held on Saturday, December 12th: Best Overall: AIRPORT HIGH SCHOOL BAND Best Band: AIRPORT HIGH SCHOOL BAND Best Business:  SDR TOWING & RECOVERY & TILLMAN TOWING/CAROLINA FLEET Best Civic Organization:   CAYCE-WEST COLUMBIA COLUMBIA ABATE Best Church: DIXIANA BAPTIST Best Dance:  DANCE EXTRAORDINAIRE Best […]

by · December 14, 2015 · 1 comment · NEWS
Homicide investigation in West Columbia area

Homicide investigation in West Columbia area

A possible homicide is being investigated in the West Columbia-South Congaree area. Lexington County deputies are investigating after a body was found Sunday morning, according to Capt. Adam Myrick of the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department. The body was found at a residence off of Edmund Highway, in the South Congaree area Sunday morning. The address is a few miles southwest […]

by · December 14, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Town of Springdale wants to push development forward

Town of Springdale wants to push development forward

Mayor Michael Bishop said Springdale is a secret that no longer needs to be kept. “This is a great place, with a great location, and I want everybody to know about Springdale,” Bishop said. He also said he wants the town, that is just outside West Columbia and centered by Platt Springs Road, adds opportunities that allow for growth. “We […]

by · December 14, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Parade of Lights brings the Christmas Spirit to Cayce-West Columbia

Parade of Lights brings the Christmas Spirit to Cayce-West Columbia

The Cayce-West Columbia Holiday Parade of Lights drew a robust crowd that enjoyed temperatures  in the 70s. The parade was comprised of more than 100 units. Parking lots along 12th Street in West Columbia were filled with parade entries. The street was three abreast in trucks, cars, jeeps, trailers, motorcycles, boats and buses. Here are some of the photos.  Click on […]

by · December 13, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Linda Alford-Wooten elected to lead School District 2 Board

Linda Alford-Wooten elected to lead School District 2 Board

The Board of Trustees of Lexington School District Two elected the following officers, at their meeting Nov. 19.   Officers elected were Linda Alford-Wooten, as Chairwoman. William H. “Bill” Bingham, Jr., was elected Vice-Chairman. Brad W. Giles, was elected Secretary. They were elected to one-year terms. Alford is a Brookland-Cayce High School graduate. She said it is an honor to be elected to lead […]

by · December 11, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
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