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City of West Columbia will not collect garbage on MLK Day, Jan. 15

City of West Columbia will not collect garbage on MLK Day, Jan. 15

City of West Columbia Trash Collection Schedule In Observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday The City of West Columbia will not collect garbage, trash or recyclable items on Monday, January 15, 2018, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Customers normally receiving sanitation services on this day will have their garbage and recyclable items collected on Tuesday, […]

by · January 8, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Registration opens in January for Lexington Two early childhood education programs

Registration opens in January for Lexington Two early childhood education programs

Registration opens in January for Lexington Two early childhood education programs for rising 4K, 5K and first grade students. Starting January 17, parents/guardians will have two ways to register: — Online at the district website, www.lex2.org, which allows users to fill out an application and upload the required documents any time of day. — In person, from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. […]

by · January 8, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Community Garden succeeds with Palmetto Pride grant

West Columbia Community Garden succeeds with Palmetto Pride grant

The City West Columbia has embarked on a series of initiatives as a part of an improvement effort, including a garden. West Columbia launched its Community Garden Project on Oct. 21. The creation of the garden was possible because of Palmetto Pride grant funds. Palmetto Pride is a “Keep South Carolina Beautiful” affiliate. And part of the work it is […]

by · January 5, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Wells Fargo robbery on Saint Andrews Road, says sheriff’s department

Wells Fargo robbery on Saint Andrews Road, says sheriff’s department

Lexington County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a bank robbery Thursday, at the Wells Fargo bank at the corner of Saint Andrews Road and Bush River Road. There was an active search underway in the area for a male seen running from the Wells Fargo building. Bank staffers said the alleged robber  was wearing corduroy pants, a camouflage jacket and a […]

by · January 5, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Christmas tree disposal information for West Columbia 

Christmas tree disposal information for West Columbia 

The City of West Columbia has numerous options for disposing of your Christmas tree. It can be dropped off at a location below or the City of West Columbia Sanitation and Recycling Department will begin pick up the week of January 15. In partnership with the Lexington County Stormwater Consortium and Keep the Midlands Beautiful Grinding of the Greens program, […]

by · January 4, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson outlines his legislative priorities for 2018

U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson outlines his legislative priorities for 2018

U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson  said Wednesday, he looks forward to backing the initiatives of President Donald Trump.  Wilson (R-Springdale) was at his Sunset Boulevard office in West Columbia. It was part of a four-stop tour of three counties in the Second Congressional District. The tour was planned so he could talk about his legislative priorities for 2018. The next session of […]

by · January 4, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington School District Two will operate on a normal schedule Thursday

Lexington School District Two will operate on a normal schedule Thursday

The Lexington School District Two will operate on a normal schedule Thursday. Staff was dismissed early Wednesday because of the threat of severe weather.

by · January 4, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Fire Department works structure fire

West Columbia Fire Department works structure fire

The West Colombia Fire Department with help from the Lexington County Fire Service worked a  fire at a laundry facility behind a motel, Wednesday night. Units from Columbia Fire assisted. The fire was on McSwain Drive in West Columbia. EMS units were on the scene too.    

by · January 4, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
US Rep. Joe Wilson’s legislative priorities for 2018 tour is Wednesday

US Rep. Joe Wilson’s legislative priorities for 2018 tour is Wednesday

Congressman Joe Wilson will announce his legislative priorities for 2018 during a tour of the second congressional district on Wednesday. The schedule for Congressman Wilson’s tour is as follows: 10:00 AM: Midlands Office of Congressman Joe Wilson 1700 Sunset Blvd (US 378), Suite 1 West Columbia, S.C. 29169   12:00 PM: Aiken Aiken County Government Center 1930 University Parkway Aiken, S.C. 29801 […]

by · January 3, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington County Animal Control issues citation to man after 2 dogs are killed

Lexington County Animal Control issues citation to man after 2 dogs are killed

Lexington County Animal Control investigating after dogs killed Lexington County Animal Control officers are investigating a fatal dog attack after two family pets were killed. The incident occurred when several dogs belonging to a neighbor entered a home in the 3000 block of Wessinger Road Monday evening. A Lexington County Animal Control officer arrived at the home just after 7:30 […]

by · January 3, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
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