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Will Muschamp – under further review – looks a lot better

Will Muschamp – under further review – looks a lot better

It seems that Will Muschamp was a strong candidate to be USC’s new football coach all along. He was not the fall-back guy if no one else bit. And despite the sharp immediate opposition from Gamecock fans, the fear and panic over the selection of Muschamp seems to have subsided. USC President Harris Pastides said after Muschamp was hired that […]

by · December 8, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Town of Springdale lights up its Christmas tree

Town of Springdale lights up its Christmas tree

There was hot chocolate, cookies and songs by Springdale Elementary students.  The Town of Springdale held its Tree Lighting Ceremony, Monday night in front of a large crowd.

by · December 8, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Fire Department hosts Chamber Lunch and Learn tour, Wednesday

West Columbia Fire Department hosts Chamber Lunch and Learn tour, Wednesday

Take a tour of the West Columbia Fire Department as a part of the December 2015 Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of Commerce’s Lunch and Learn event. They need you to register to make this event a success. It is Wednesday (Dec. 9) from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the West Columbia Fire Department, 610 N. 12th Street, West Columbia. The […]

by · December 8, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS

Two killed in Irmo motorcycle accident identified

Jay C. Joy, age 24, of Columbia, was operating his 2006 Yamaha motorcycle with passenger, Andrea E. Barwick, age 21, of Chapin, when it collided with a black SUV. Joy was pronounced ded at the scene from the injuries he sustained in the accident. Barwick was transported to an area hospital, where she was pronounced dead from her injuries.  Neither […]

by · December 7, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Springdale Christmas Tree lighting will be at 6 p.m. Monday

Springdale Christmas Tree lighting will be at 6 p.m. Monday

Springdale Mayor Michael Bishop estimated the crowd to be 500 at last year’s Springdale Tree Lighting. Don’t miss the big event this year. The Town of Springdale Christmas Tree lighting will be at 6 p.m. Monday (Dec. 7) in front of Sox and Sons Construction, 3000 Hookdale Road, just off of Platt Springs Road.  The Springdale Elementary School Chorus will perform. “We […]

by · December 7, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
USC’s coaching hire provokes backlash from fans

USC’s coaching hire provokes backlash from fans

Will Muschamp will be hired as USC’s next football coach and Gamecock fans on social media are immediately raging against the hire. Not only that, the opposition beforehand among the fan-base was obvious as Muschamp was mentioned as a possibility for the job. His hiring raises many questions about the legitimacy of the school’s football program. Why did it take […]

by · December 6, 2015 · 7 comments · NEWS
250-plus families helped at Holland Avenue Baptist’s Garage Giveaway

250-plus families helped at Holland Avenue Baptist’s Garage Giveaway

It is caring in a time of need. Holland Avenue Baptist Church held its third garage sale, or Garage Giveaway, Saturday. More than 250 people, who needed help, registered. Many of them had multiple numbers of children with them. They lined the halls of the church in hopes of finding those items that could make Christmas a little merrier for […]

by · December 5, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia lights its Christmas Tree

West Columbia lights its Christmas Tree

West Columbia Mayor Bobby Horton delivered Christmas greetings and Joe Pinner, of WIS-TV, was the emcee as the City of West Columbia lighted its Christmas tree Friday at City Hall. The Christmas Message was brought by Pastor Bill Drees, of First Baptist Church of West Columbia. Rev. Kenneth Taylor, of Turner Memorial A.M.E. Church, delivered the Christmas Prayer. Singers from […]

by · December 5, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Holland Avenue Baptist Hosts 3rd Annual “Garage Giveaway”

Holland Avenue Baptist Hosts 3rd Annual “Garage Giveaway”

Release From:  Chuck Underhill Holland Avenue Baptist at  801 12th St. in Cayce will host the 3rd Annual “Garage Giveaway” Saturday from 8 a.m. ’til noon. “Garage Giveaway” started in 2013 as way to help families throughout the community that have varying needs and could use assistance. All items are FREE and include: clothing, furniture, toys, Christmas decorations, home goods, electronics and much more. Giveaway […]

by · December 4, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
Pine Ridge – South Congaree Christmas Parade at 10 a.m. Saturday

Pine Ridge – South Congaree Christmas Parade at 10 a.m. Saturday

Pine Ridge & South Congaree Christmas Parade  12/05/2015 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM E Town of Pine Ridge & South Congaree Parade begins at Pine Ridge Middle School and proceeds down Pine Ridge Drive/Ramblin Road ending at the South Congaree Arena, located at 300 Oak Street. Links:Parade Route  

by · December 4, 2015 · 0 comments · NEWS
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