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Man reported missing is found, accused of shooting girlfriend to death

Man reported missing is found, accused of shooting girlfriend to death

A Lexington man who was reported missing has been located and charged with murder in the fatal shooting of his girlfriend. Link: http://westmetronews.net/deputies-searching-for-lexington-man-after-body-was-found-at-his-home/ Vincent Thomas Shivers, 50, was apprehended in Canada Thursday evening by members of the Toronto Police Fugitive Squad as he boarded a plane bound for London at the Toronto Pearson International Airport. “Investigators determined Shivers was not […]

by · September 6, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
The First Friday Art Crawl is from 5 pm. – 9 p.m. on State Street in West Columbia

The First Friday Art Crawl is from 5 pm. – 9 p.m. on State Street in West Columbia

The State Street Art Crawl- or First Friday- in West Columbia is Friday (Sept. 6) from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. Come see what all the fuss is about on the left side of the river at the shops and restaurants of the State Street. Lainie Lewis is the owner of State Street Trading Company at 134 State St. “Christine […]

by · September 5, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Regular schedule resumes as Hurricane Dorian moves out

Regular schedule resumes as Hurricane Dorian moves out

Hurricane Dorian has passed and Lexington Two schools are operating on a normal schedule Friday. The forecast for Friday is sunny, with a high of 95 degrees. S.C. Public Safety director Leroy Smith said there were no deaths reported from the storm. In the West-Metro section of Lexington County- including Cayce and West Columbia and Springdale, the wind gusts were […]

by · September 5, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington County woman  struck by multiple vehicles on I-20, coroner identifies

Lexington County woman struck by multiple vehicles on I-20, coroner identifies

Richland County Coroner Gary Watts has released the name of a pedestrian who died after being struck by multiple vehicles Thursday morning on I-20 eastbound at mile marker 65.  The incident occurred at approximately 5:40 a.m. Christy Mildred Branham, 46, of James Dunbar Road, Pelion, died at the scene after being struck.  An autopsy indicated that the cause of death […]

by · September 5, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Ribbon is cut on West Columbia’s Interactive Art Park

Ribbon is cut on West Columbia’s Interactive Art Park

As a testament to West Columbia’s revitalization; the ribbon was cut on the city’s Interactive Art Park, Wednesday.  West Columbia Mayor Bobby Horton spoke of the significance and the park, at 425 Meeting Street. And he said it’s only the beginning of more to come. “It’s intended to bring visitors and patrons,”  Horton said. The park adds an arts-rich dimension […]

by · September 5, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Sanitation to work Thursday routes

West Columbia Sanitation to work Thursday routes

West Columbia Sanitation will be collecting the Thursday, September 5, route as scheduled. High wind gusts are expected in West Columbia overnight and into tomorrow. West Columbia Sanitation crews are asking Trash and Recycling Customers to Please secure your trash cans, debris, and outdoor furniture. Please make sure your bins are secure from the Wednesday route, tonight. Please secure your […]

by · September 4, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
2 bodies found in home in Gilbert

2 bodies found in home in Gilbert

A death investigation underway in the 1000 block of Drawdebil Road in Gilbert where two bodies have been found inside a home. At this time, the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department said it is not seeking any suspects or persons of interest in connection with this case.

by · September 4, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Deputies searching for Lexington man after body was found at his home

Deputies searching for Lexington man after body was found at his home

Lexington County deputies are searching for a man who was reported missing after they found a body at his home Tuesday morning. Read initial article- click here: http://westmetronews.net/woman-shot-and-killed-in-lexington-coroner-ids/ Vincent Shivers, 50, was reported missing after coworkers asked law enforcement to look for him at his house, in the 200 block of Carriage Hill Court. Upon arrival, deputies discovered the body […]

by · September 4, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington Two schools will be closed Thursday

Lexington Two schools will be closed Thursday

Due to forecasts of high winds and possible tropical storm force gusts associated with Hurricane Dorian that could make school bus travel hazardous,  Lexington Two schools and administrative offices will be closed Thursday, September 5. All afternoon and evening activities are cancelled for Thursday,  including athletic events, extracurricular activities, after-school programs and adult education classes.  The decision to close schools […]

by · September 4, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Woman shot and killed in Lexington, coroner IDs

Woman shot and killed in Lexington, coroner IDs

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has released the identity of the victim of a homicide that is believed to have occurred on the morning of September 2, in the 200 block of Carriage Hill Court in Lexington. Coroner Fisher identified the victim as Ms. Roselynn W. Cedeno, 45, of Lexington.  Ms. Cedeno, who had been shot multiple times, was found […]

by · September 4, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
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