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Cayce Elementary Bottled Water Drive collects  10,000 bottles for storm victims

Cayce Elementary Bottled Water Drive collects 10,000 bottles for storm victims

By Dawn Kujawa- Lexington Two Communications Director Cayce Elementary wanted to pay it forward to help those affected by Hurricane Florence and the flooding that followed in and around the South Carolina coast. And pay it forward they did — in a big way. The Cayce Cares Bottled Water Drive reached its goal of collecting more than 10,000 bottles of […]

by · October 8, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
REMINDER – Flock to the Block is Friday, at Airport High School before Homecoming Game

REMINDER – Flock to the Block is Friday, at Airport High School before Homecoming Game

Eagles for a Cause is presenting Flock to the Block. It’s from 4-7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 12, at Airport High School. The annual food truck festival put on before Airport High Schools Homecoming Football game. Click here to visit Flock to the Block Website Flock to the Block is a free annual food truck festival put on before Airport High […]

by · October 8, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Friday’s Rhythm on the River draws largest crowd ever

Friday’s Rhythm on the River draws largest crowd ever

The West Columbia Riverwalk Amphitheater was overflowing into the parking lot Friday night. Tokyo Joe was filling the air with music as the Rhythm on the River free concert series drew its largest crowd ever. “I’ve been to all the shows for the 15 years we’ve been having them,” said Steve Cohen, Board president of the Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber […]

by · October 8, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Crews worked to put up downed power line on Sunset Boulevard

Crews worked to put up downed power line on Sunset Boulevard

Crews from SCE&G were on the scene at the intersection of Ninth Street and the 900 block of Sunset Boulevard, in West Columbia, Friday afternoon. A power line was down, along with a utility pole. West Columbia Police Department Assistant Police Chief Scott Morrison said it was the result of a single-vehicle accident. Units from the West Columbia Police Department […]

by · October 8, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
3 arrested in Lexington County on child pornography and related charges

3 arrested in Lexington County on child pornography and related charges

South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson announced, Thursday, the arrest of Robert Wilden Geiger (age 34) of Pelion, Taz Michael Johnson (age 22) of Swansea, and Katherine  Louise Chatten (age 19) of Lexington, on nine charges connected to the sexual exploitation of a minor. Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force investigators, with the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department, made the […]

by · October 8, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Fire Department proactive as Fire Prevention Week approaches

West Columbia Fire Department proactive as Fire Prevention Week approaches

Oct. 7- 13, is Fire Prevention Week and the West Columbia Fire Department has a message for its residents. “Smoke detectors have been proven to save lives,” said West Columbia Fire Chief Chris Smith. “We never want any loss of life.” Smith said the WCFD gets smoke detectors from the American Red Cross. He also said department personnel installs smoke […]

by · October 5, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Crash closes I-26, HAZMAT team called in

Crash closes I-26, HAZMAT team called in

Eastbound lanes were closed on Interstate 26 after a crash of two tractor trailers, and other vehicles, Thursday evening. Motorists were being asked to find an alternate route. The incident was causing major traffic delays, and it was expected to take several hours to clear, possibly impacting early-morning traffic. Columbia Fire Department and Irmo Fire District crews were on scene, […]

by · October 5, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Brookland-Cayce “Class of 1931” box to be opened Oct. 11

Brookland-Cayce “Class of 1931” box to be opened Oct. 11

  By Dawn Kujawa – Lexington School District Two It has the makings of a great mystery novel. Crews working this summer to renovate the exterior of the Brookland-Cayce High School auditorium removed a brick engraved with “Class of 1931.” Tucked away behind that brick was a medium-sized slightly rectangular box, rusted and soldered shut. The box will be opened […]

by · October 4, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Town of Pine Ridge 60th Anniversary celebration is Oct. 13

Town of Pine Ridge 60th Anniversary celebration is Oct. 13

Come out and Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Town of Pine Ridge. The celebration is from 10 am until 7 p.m. on Oct. 13. It includes Free Rides, Craft and Food Vendors at the Midland Girls Softball Complex  at 2768 Fish Hatchery Road. There will be special guests and entertainment on the Pine Ridge Pharmacy Stage all day long, including […]

by · October 4, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Pine Ridge appoints Officer Frankie L. Neeley as Interim Police Chief

Pine Ridge appoints Officer Frankie L. Neeley as Interim Police Chief

The Town of Pine Ridge has announced that Officer Frankie L. Neeley has been appointed Interim Police Chief of the Pine Ridge Police Department. Officer Neeley is a Military Veteran who has served in United States Marine Corps and the United States Army for approximately 27 years. He has over 22 years of law enforcement experience in the Lexington County […]

by · October 3, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
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